GRUBE, Henry (d.1582), of Devizes, Wilts.
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m. Agnes, 1s. 3da.
Mayor, Devizes 1568, 1573
The name Grube, of Flemish origin, first appeared in Wiltshire during the fifteenth century. By the reign of Elizabeth the family was prominent in the Potterne and Devizes district. Although his ancestors were engaged in the woollen industry, there is no evidence that Grube himself was a clothier. He owned a h