Friday, May 7, 2010

Bond 155954

155954. William Graunt {Bond}

A View of Devonshire in Mdcxxx: With a Pedigree of Most of Its Gentry

6/29/1403, “William Graunt, for not appearing … debt of 10.” (S) Calendar of Patent Rolls.

William of Westlegh married the heir & d/o Stevenstone of Stevenston, Devon, esq.

5/20/1432, “1. John Earl of Huntington … Witnesses: Thomas Beaumont kt., William Graunt … gents.” (S) UKNA.

10/12/1435, “Revocation of the protection for half a year which on 5 July last was granted to William Graunt of Stevyston, co. Devon, ‘gentilman,’ as about to proceed to France in the company of John Nanfan, king’s esquire, because he tarried in the county of Cornwall as the sheriff has certified.” (S) Calendar of Patent Rolls.

Bef. 1460, William died in possession of messuages and land in Stevenstone, St. Giles, and Sebhanger. (S) Lawsuit of his coheir daughters.

(S) A View of Devonshire in MDCXXX:, 1845, P469.

Children of William and ?:

i. Margaret Graunt (78083), born ~1425 in England.

ii. Alice Graunt, born ? in England.
Alice married William Roosmoderas.

iii. Thomasine Graunt (77977), born ~1435 in England.

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