Lucy Enys (née Basset) 1717-1758

Lucy Bassett was born in 1717, the second daughter of Francis Basset of Tehidy and Mary Pendarves, daughter and heir of John Pendarves of Drewsteignton, Devon and heiress of her uncle, Alexander Pendarves. Lucy married John Enys (1710-1773) at Illogan in Cornwall on July 18th, 1745.

Lucy and John had eight children, four girls and four boys, only two of whom married.  Lucy died in 1758, aged only 39 years, and was buried at St Gluvias.

Further Reading

Lucy Basset’s Marriage Settlement (Karen Tuplin)



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