Richard Hill1

M, d. September 1568
     Richard was born in London, County Middlesex, England. He was of London. Richard married Elizabeth Lock, daughter of Sir William Lock and Lady Katherine Cook, in 1550. He and Elizabeth were blessed with 13 children of whom only some are known. Elizabeth had 4 children by the time she was twenty years of age.. He was of Milk Street and was a mercer. During the reign of Queen Mary in 1555, Richard & Elizabeth went to the lowlands in Antwerypin the Dutchy of Brabant to avoid persecution. Since their daughter, Katherine, was only an infant at the time, they left her with someone in London. In 1558, when Elizabeth became Queen, they returned to London. Richard departed this life in September 1568 in Newington Green, Islngton, London, County Middlesex, England.


Elizabeth Lock b. 3 Aug 1535


  1. [S640] W. J. Hardy, Calendar of Feet & Fines For London and Middlesex - Richard I to Elizabeth I, page 198 - Richard Hille, and Thomas Marchall, of London, “founder,” and Joan, his wife. Premises in Acton, which Isabella Scharman held in dower. Anno 32. [Henry VI [1422-1461 being 1454] - [Note: possible ancestor - klm].