738808. Sir John Tuchet & 738809. Elizabeth Stafford
4/23/1371, John born in England, heir & s/o 1477616. John Touchet & 1477617. Maud ?.
6/23/1372, John’s father died.
~1375, Elizabeth born in England, d/o 1477618. Sir Humphrey Stafford & 1477619. Alice Grenville.
8/7/1392, Licence, for 10 marks … by the prioress and nuns of St. Mary’s, Derby, for the alienation in mortmain, by Thomas Tochet, clerk, … by Thomas Tochet and John Tochet of two messuages, one shop and one garden in Derby, … (S) CPRs.
11/23/1392, Inquisition relating to the manor of Tawstok: Johanna another of the sisters of [Nicholas d’Audelee Chivaler] and her grandson John Tochet son of John as heirs.
7/1/1394, Commission to John Tochet of Heley … to enquire and certify who broke the protion of the park of Heley, co. Stafford, belonging to Fulk Fitz Waryn, in the king’s hands by reason of his minority, … (S) CPRs.
7/22/1391, John heir to his great uncle Sir Nicholas Audley, 3rd Lord Audley; inheriting castle Heleigh, Staffordshire and castle Newport, Pembrokeshire.
2/11/1394, Licence, for 20s. … by Elizabeth, late the wife of Nicholas Audelegh, knight, that she may have for her whole life two gates in the king’s highway … after her death John, son of John Tochet, kinsman and one of the heirs of the said Nicholas, may have the said gates. (S) CPRs.
9/12/1394, John Tuchet witnessed a gift of Aluredus de Latthebury, knight. (S) UKNA.
2/19/1395, “Grant by George de Haukeston, kinsman and heir of Richard de Haukeston, his grandfather, to lady Elizabeth, late the wife of Nicholas de Audeley of Helegh, knight, John Tochet, knight and Hugh de Holes, of all his lands &c. in the county named: Salop.” (S) UKNA.
2/18/1396, Grant by George de Haukeston, …, to lady Elizabeth, late the wife of Nicholas de Audeley of Helegh, knight, John Tochet, knight, and Hugh de Holes, of all his lands &c. in the county named. Sylvynton. (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, V3, 1900.
Bef. 1398, John married Elizabeth.
6/1399, Elizabeth Tochet, of Audele, sued John Snede, of Newcastle under Lyme, gentilman, for a debt of 20£.
9/29/1399, Imprisoned Richard II resigned as king of England.
10/13/1399, Henry IV crowned king of England.
1400, John, 4th Lord Audley, heir to his grandmother Joan.
4/27/1401, John Tuchet of Audelay on a commission of peace for Herefordshire. (S) CPRs.
1403-07, John summoned to parliament by writ.
7/23/1403, Appointment of Richard, earl of Arundel, Thomas Berkele of Berkele, Edward de Cherlton, Hugh Burnell, and John Tuchet of Audelee to govern the marches of England towards Wales and resist the invasions of Owin de Gleyndourdy and other rebels there, as the king’s son the prince of Wales cannot attend to this. (S) CPRs.
1403-10, Sir John fought in the Welsh war against Owain Glyndwr.
1404, John at the parliament at Coventry with 30 squires and 60 archers.
10/14/1404, Commission, during pleasure, to John Tuchet, lord of Audeley, to keep the castle, town and lordship of Brekhennok safely to the king’s use. (S) CPRs.
11/8/1404, John Tuchet of Audelay on a commission of peace for Derbyshire. (S) CPRs.
1405, John summoned to parliament as Lord Audley.
2/6/1405, John Tuchet of Audelay on a commission of peace for Herefordshire. (S) CPRs.
1405, John and Elizabeth received papal indult for a portable alter.
1/20/1406, John Tochet, Tuchet on a commission of peace for Derbyshire. (S) CPRs.
2/13/1407, John Tochet, Tuchet on a commission of peace for Derbyshire. (S) CPRs.
5/14/1408, John Tochet, lord of Audeley, Heleye and Llanamdevery, granted Henry Sherrard an annuity of 5 marks for life from the manor of Horton, co. Stafford. (S) CPRs.
9/1408, Sir John at the surrender of Aberystwith castle in Wales, held by Rhys ap Gruffydd.
12/19/1408, John of Derbyshire, Shropshire, … died.
12/30/1408, Commission to … enquire what lands John Tuchet, ‘chivaler,’ deceased, tenant in chief, held in the counties of Stafford, Salop, Hereford, … on what day he died and who is his heir. (S) CPRs.
5/3/1409, Elizabeth was assigned her dower.
1425, Elizabeth, the lady of Audeley, sued Richard Snede, of Newcastle under Lime, gentilman, for a debt of £20.
1425, Elizabeth, late the wife f John Tuchet, knight, sued John Tuchet, of Audele, clerk, to render a reasonable account for the time he was the receiver of her money.
1436, Elizabeth, her son James, and her brother John Stafford, Bishop of Bath and Wells sued over the manors of Nether Stowey and Honeybare, … Somerset.
1446-7, Elizabeth died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P832. (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V17, 1896, P89, P107.
Children of John and Elizabeth: [1 son, 2 daughters]
i. James Audley (369404), born 1398 in England.
ii. Margaret Tuchet, born ? in England.
Margaret married Sir John Lutrell knt. of Dunster, Somerset.
6/30/1430, Sir John died.
Margaret married 2nd Robert Coker.
6/1/1438, Margaret died.