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Monday, May 24, 2010

738560 Savile-Thornhill

738560. Lord Henry Savile & 738561. Elizabeth Thornhill

~1360, Henry born in England, 2nd s/o 1477120. John Savile & 1477121. Isabela de Eland.

1368, Elizabeth born in England, heir & d/o 1477122. Simon Thornhill & 1477123. Elizabeth Babthorpe.

1370, 2 year old Elizabeth inherited her father’s estates. John, father of Henry, purchased the rights to her marriage from the Crown for £126 3s 4d.

Henry, Esq., of Elland; and of Thornhill, by his marriage. With Elizabeth the Thornhill line that had intermarried with the Fixbys and Babthorpes came to an end.

1390-91, “Grant by Henry Sayvill' de Thornhill' and Elizabeth his wife to William de Thornhill' son of Simon de Thornhill' of their manor of Colby etc and of all their other lands etc presently held in Halton, Burton, Flekysburgh', Haytheby, Theleby, Walcoytes, and Frisby, and else-where in the county of Lincoln.” (S) UKNA.

11/7/1391, “Ct. Roll of Cts of Henry Sayvill' de Thornhill' (Hunsworth, Yk)”. (S) UKNA.

11/3/1395, “Ct. Roll of Cts of Henry Sayvill' de Thornhill' (Hunsworth, Yk)”. (S) UKNA.

11/6/1396, “Ct. Roll of Cts of Henry Sayvill' de Thornhill' (Hunsworth, Yk)”. (S) UKNA.

1403, Henry on a Commission of Array.

1407-08, Henry’s brother John died leaving Henry as heir.

1407-08, “Grant by Henry Sayvell' lord of Thornhill' and Henry Sayvill' de Copplay to Isabel daughter of the late John Sayvill' the younger knight in tail of all the manors, lordships, lands etc which the aforesaid Isabel had granted them in Rischworth, Goldekkars, Bersland, Bothumlay, Skyrcoyte and elsewhere in co York … as well the reversions of all the manors, lands, tenements etc which lady Isabel Sayvill' de Eland holds for the term of her life; and also the reversion of all the lands and tenements which John Sayvill' holds for the term of his life in Aldam, with remainders in default of issue to Henry Sayvill' lord of Thornhill' in tail, and to the right heirs of Isabel.” (S) UKNA.

1412, Henry, esquire, died.

1412, “Demise of a messuage etc by Elizabeth widow of Henry Savill to Richard de Ovendeynwod.” (S) UKNA.

1414-5, Grant by Elizabeth Sayvyll' mistress of Thornhill to William de Thornyll' rector of the church of Thornhill.

(S) Yorkshire Arch. Journal, V25, 1920, PP1-47. (S) Nottinghamshire Archives: Savile of Rufford: Deeds and Estate Papers.

Children of Henry and Eleanor:

i. Henry Savile, born bef. 1386 in England.
Henry married Eleanor Copley, d/o Thomas Copley, Esq. of Copley.
By 1421, Henry died leaving his brother Thomas as heir.

ii. Thomas Savile (369280), born ~1388 in England.