~1325, Robert Barret born in England, s/o §§Thomas de Barrett, s/o §§John de Barret.
By 1335, Robert’s father died before his grandfather.
Robert heir to his grandfather John, including the manor of Perry, with the mansion and demesne lands. (S) England’s Topo., Ireland, V2, 1829, P685.
1349, Grant from Simon de Secele and John Recford to Robert Barrett of 3 acres of land lying superior domia de Secle, Hawkhurst, Kent. (S) The Ancestor, Iss5, 1903, P2.
6/21/1377, Richard II succeeded Edward III as King of England.
1386, Robert died. (S) 1066: A Medieval Mosaic.
(S) Visitation of Essex, Pt1, 1878, P145, (S) Battle Abbey Roll. (S) Families of Lennard and Barrett, Lennard-Barrett, 1908, P341.
· The manor of Perry, with the mansion and demesne lands round it, descended to Robert Barret, esq. who died in the 9th year of king Richard II possessed of Perry court, and of lands likewise at Hawkhurst, leaving 2 sons, Valentine and John, the latter of whom, by marriage with Alice, sister and coheir to her brother John de Belhouse, became possessed of Belhouse, in Essex. (S) Hist. of Kent, V6, 1798, Preston.
· 1335, John Barett seated at Perry Court, Kent, holding lands at Hawkhurst.
Children of Robert and ?:
i. Valentine Barrett, born ~1360 in England.
Valentine married Cicele Leses.
10/12/1404, Valetine, Sheriff of Kent. (S) UKNA.
1416, Petitioners: William Darell; Valentine Baret; Thomas Eleys (Ellis); William Ledes (Leeds). (S) UKNA.
1/16/1430, Feoffment. 1) William Crowmere, … 2) Valentine Barret and Cecilia his wife for their lives. Manors of Reyham and Croft in Eastchurch, Leysdown, Warden and Harty, Kent. (S) UKNA.
9/14/1440, Valentine wrote his will. (S) UKNA.
2/28/1443, Quitclaim 1) Cecilia Barette, widow of Valentine Barette [Baret]. (S) UKNA.
Child: daughter maried to John Darell of Cale Hill.
ii. John de Barrett (312528), born ~1365 in England.