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Saturday, May 1, 2010

Cox 65966 & 65967

65966. William Newenham & 65967. Margaret Mauntell {Cox}

~1420, Margaret born in England, coheir & d/o 131934. John Mauntell & 131935. Elizabeth Lumley.

William, of Thenford, Northamptonshire.

Margaret 1st married Thomas Bernard of Little Brington, born ~1395. [Son: John, heir, born ~1437, married Margaret Scrope.]

1450, “Grant: William Chattok, … co. Northampton … Witn: William Newenham, …”. (S) UKNA.

Aft. 1451, “Margaret, his widow, remarried with a neighbor, William Newenham, of Thenford, Northants, Esquire.” (S) The Bernards of Abington and Nether Winchendon, Higgins, 1903, P12.

11/5/1464, William, escheator of Northamptonshire and Rutland.

5/9/1468, [N’hamp.] “Feoffment by Edmund, earl of Kent, … Witnesses: … William Newenham, esquires …”. (S) A descriptive catalogue of ancient deeds, 1902, P313.

1469-70, William Sheriff of Northamptonshire.

6/28/1474, William, commitment of the keeping of the hundred of Sutton, Northamptonshire.

1476-1486, William 16 times on a commission of the peace for Northamptonshire.

Bef. 2/3/1486, William died – Writ of diem clausit extremum, “Of William Newenham, in the counties of Northampton and Rutland.” (S) Materials for a History of the Reign of Henry VII, P613.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P188. (S) The Benards of Abington and Nether Winchedon, Higgins, 1903.

Family notes:
• Many genealogies give William married to Margaret, d/o Thomas Lamport due to Burke – 1831. There was a Thomas Lamport, and wealthy merchant William Newenham, in London at about the same time William (65966) was living in Northampton.

Child of William and Margaret:

i. Anne Newenham (32983), born 1463 in Thenford, England.

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