The Maye family of Charterhouse, Somerset & Chippenham, Wiltshire are the ancestors of the Minterne family. Frances Maye was mother to Elinor Minterne who I have recently wrote about in my family journey through 47 generations. I will be writing about Frances Maye soon, but before I do I wanted to showcase their families coat of arms and family tree, which can be found below.
The Maye surname can often be found as a variation of the surname; May, Mayo and more information about this can be found in the 1882 publication;
A genealogical account of the Mayo and Elton families of the counties of Wilts and Hereford; with an appendix, containing genealogies, for the most part not hitherto published, of certain families allied by marriage to the family of Mayo:
Jenkyn Maye, the eldest ancestor in this family line is mentioned in this publication, but as an annotation and note regarding other members of this family living in Wiltshire.