184672. Sir Philip Cary & 184673. Christian Orchard
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~1405, Philip born in England, s/o 369344. Robert Cary & 369345. Elizabeth Courtnay.
11/29/1408, Christian born in Lodford, England, heir & d/o 369346. William Orchard.
1423, “Carey, Christine, wife of Philip and sister and heiress of Richard, son and heir of William Orchard. Proof of age: Devon.” (S) UKNA.
1427-28, “Indentures between the earl of Salisbury and the following, retaining them for service in France. Philip Cary.” (S) UKNA.
~1431, Philip, of age, heir to his father.
4/26/1433, “Devon. Westminster. …. Richard has acknowledge … and has granted the rent together with the homages and all services of Philip Cary, …” (S) Feet of Fines, CP 25/1/46/83, No.111.
1433, Sir Philip of Cockington, co. Devon, summoned to parliament.
1434, … Roger Champernoun, knight, and Philip Cary, knight, knights of the shire for the county of Devon, commissioners to receive the oath of the following; - Philip Courtenay, ‘chivaler.’ John Dynham, ‘chivaler.’ Nicholas Carru, ‘chivaler’ … (S) CPRs.
~1436, Philip married Christian in Holway, Devon, England.
10/4/1438-9, Philip died. “At Exeter, 4th October, 16 Henry VI. on the death of Philip Cary ... and afterwards Robert Cary continued in possession during his whole life, and died thereof seized, Joan his wife surviving; after whose death Philip Cary, son and heir, entered, &c. The said Philip died on Sunday the feast of S. Tecla the Virgin last past, leaving a son and heir William, but before his death granted two parts of the manor to Sir Philip Courtenay and John Gambon, to secure to Cristina wife of the said Philip Cary, &c.; remainder, after her decease, to William son and heir of the said Philip. The said William, born 12th August last past.”
Christian married 2nd Walter Portman [Walter died in 1474.]. (S) See Family notes.
1472, Christina died.
(S) Burke’s Genealogy and Heraldic History, 1847, P195. (S) Old Yorkshire, Smith, 1891.
• “Proofs of age of Cristina Cary, sister and heir of Richard, son and heir of William Orchard, deceased ... whom Philip Cary married; the which Richard, under age, and the King's ward, died at Shebbeare, co. Devon, on Saturday next [before] the feast of St. Thomas the Apostle, 1st Henry VI ... the said Cristina was born at Lodford, and baptized in the church of St. Michael of Shebbeare; that she was 14 years and upwards on the feast of St. Andrew the Apostle last past..." Dymond doesn't state when the Proof of Age was taken, so Cristina's birth year is unknown. It indicates that Cristina was married to Philip Cary by whatever year her Proof of Age was taken.
• 1486–1493, “Robert Cary, esquire, son and heir to William Cary, knight, son and heir to Cristian Portman. v. John Porter.” (S) UKNA.
Children of Philip and Christian:
i. William Cary (92336), born 8/12/1437 in England.
Children of Walter and Christian:
i. John Portman, born ? in England.
1521, John died.
Sir William Portman, Lord Chief Justice of England.
1537, he died.