Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Bond 317492

317492. Sir Thomas Young {Bond}


~1405, Thomas born in Bristol, England, s/o 634984. Thomas Young & 634985. Joan ?.

Thomas acquired the manor of North Wraxall [“Werochesahlle” in Domesday] from the Cervington family of Longford.

6/14/1429, due to nonpayment on a loan made by Thomas’ father, John Mavyell imprisoned: “Debtor: John Mavyell, otherwise called John Richardes, draper, of Bristol. Creditor: Thomas Young, formerly a merchant of Bristol, now deceased [his executors are: Joan Young, Thomas's widow, and Thomas Young, his son.]”. (S) UKNA.

4/27/1432, “Debtor: Nicholas B..thorpe, citizen and vintner of London. Creditor: Thomas Young, of Bristol, gentleman, …, merchants, of Bristol. Amount: £20 of good, legal, and usual English money, for divers merchandise bought from them in the Staple of Bristol.” (S) UKNA.

1451, Thomas Young, the member of Parliament for Bristol, stood up and declared that Richard, Duke of York’s claim to the throne should be considered.

1453, Thomas committed to the Tower for a motion in parliament for a Yorkist succession if King Henry VI died without issue.

1455, Commons in parliament: “[Thomas] Young states that he was lately one of the knights of the shire and town of Bristol, and was arrested and imprisoned in the Tower of London for sinister reports of matters that he showed in the House which came to the king's attention. He has been imprisoned for a long time and suffered physical and financial loss and requests that he be recompensed for the losses, costs, damages and imprisonment.” (S) UKNA.

1458, Thomas, Justice of the Common Pleas. (S) A genealogical and heraldic history of the extinct and dormant baronetcies, Burke, 1844, P382.

1463, 1468, Sir Thomas of the Middle Temple a M.P. for Bristol.

Thomas, Knight of the Shire for Bristol, Recorder of Bristol.

1476, Thomas, Chief Justice of the King’s Bench. (S) The book of dignities, Haydn, 1851, P222.

1477, Thomas, of North Wraxall, died.

(S) The Church Rambler, Lewis, 1876, P408. (S) The Young Family of Bristol.

Children of Thomas and ?:

i. Thomas Young (79373), born ~1440 in England.

ii. Elizabeth Young, born ? in England.
Elizabeth married John Newdegate, esq. Lord of Harefield, Middlesex and Crawley, Surrey.

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