369404. Lord James Audley & 369405. Margaret Roos
1398, James “Tuchet” born in England, heir & s/o 738808. John Tuchet & 738809. Elizabeth Stafford.
~1410, Margaret born in England, d/o 738810. Sir William Roos & 738811. Margaret de Arundel.
1408, James succeeded his father in minority.
1409, James delivered into the custody of the king by his uncle Humphrey Stafford.
5/2/1409, Grant to William de Roos of Hamelak of the keeping of all lands late of John Tochet, ‘chivaler,’ deceased, tenant in chief, during the minority of James his son and heir with the marriage of the latter without disparagement, and so from heir to heir, rendering to the king 2000£. … (S) CPRs.
1411, James heir to Margaret Audley, sister of his great-grandmother Joan. The Audley remained separated in James’ minority, but was recombined by 1428.
2/24/1415, James “married” Margaret by papal indult, being related by 3rd degree.
1418, James in the retinue of King Henry V on his expeditions into France.
1420–55, James summoned to parliament.
1422, on the death of King Henry V, James an attendant of the “royal obsequies” from Bois de Vincennes to Paris, and then to Calais and Dover, and finally to burial at Westminster.
1423-29, Margaret died.
11/17/1423, John, Chief Justice of South Wales.
2/14/1430, James married 2nd Eleanor Holand, d/o Edmund, Earl of Kent, & Constance Langley.
1430, James in chief command of forces in the battles in France, having raised 10,000 men for Henry VI.
1436, James, his mother Elizabeth, and his uncle John Stafford, Bishop of Bath and Wells, sued over the manors of Nether Stowey and Honeybare, … Somerset.
1438, 1441, John, Chamberlain of South Wales.
7/1442, Edmund Beaufort and James appointed to combat a formidable array of offenses in West Wales.
1447, James granted a life exemption from attending parliament.
9/23/1459, James, 5th Lord Audley, killed by Yorkists at the battle of Blore Heath in Shorpshire. (S) Warwick the Kingmaker, Hicks, P163.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P832. (S) The portrait gallery of distinguished females, Burke, 1833, P43. (S) A History of the County of Somerset, V8, 2004.
Children of James and Margaret:
i. John Tuchet (184702), born ~1425 in England.
ii. Anne Tuchet, born ? in England.
Anne married Sir Thomas Dutton.
ii. Elizabeth Audley, born ? in England.
Elizabeth married Edward Brooke, 6th Lord Cobham.