Saturday, May 1, 2010

Bond 77972 & 77973

77972. John Sydenham & 77973. Margaret ? {Bond}

~1400, John, of Badialton, born in England.

1/20/1444, “Commission to Edward Stradelyng, knight, …, John Sydenham and …, master of a ship called Seint Anton of Biskay, Spain, sailing with … with letters of safe-conduct, touched at the port of Dalkey, Ireland, and sold their mechandise to merchants of Dublin … save 40 tuns of wine and 300 quarters of salt, and afterwards John Colwell … attacked the said ship and took the same with the said wine and salt to the port of Bruggewater, … make inquisition in the county of Somerset into whose hands the ship and cargo have come, ...” (S) Extracts from Calendar of Patent Rolls.

2/5/1449, “Licence, for 10 marks paid in the hanaper, for James Lutrell, esq, son and heir of John Lutrell, knight, deceased, to grant to Edward Stradelyng, knight, John Sydenham the younger and Richard Popham the castle and borough of Dunster, …” (S) Extracts from Calendar of Patent Rolls.

10/12/1462, Commission to John Cheyne, esquire, John Sydenham the elder, esquire, John Wadham, …, John Sydenham the younger, … to enquire what lands Joan, late the wife of Hugh Champernon, esquire, held in chief or otherwise in the counties of Somerset and Dorset on the day of her death …”. (S) Calendar of Patent Rolls, 1897, P231.

Family notes:
• There are multiple “John Sydenham” persons living in this area at this time. Two are even brothers, one the elder and the other the younger; while another “the younger” is actually a grandson, s/o Walter, s/o John.

Child of John and Margaret:

i. John Sydenham (38986), born ~1435 in England.

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