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Thursday, May 27, 2010

Lord Robert Walshe of Somerset & Elizabeth ?

950672. Lord Robert Walshe & 950673. Elizabeth ?

~1440, Robert born in Somerset, England, heir & s/o 1901344. Thomas Walshe Esq.

Aft. 1442, Robert’s father died.

11/14/1443 at Bristol, There came in person … the worthy men … Robert Walsshe … to treat of the building and fabric of a house … (S) UKNA.

8/5/1460, Letter of Robert Walshe, son and heir of Thomas Walshe, Esq. ... deliver to William, Lord Bonevill of Chuton, Knight, ..., seisin of the Manor of Cathangre and tenements in Cathangre, Stowey near Cathangre, in tithing of Fyffehyde, in hundred of Bulston, Lyllesdon and Wrentiche; to hold according to the effect of my Charter made to them. (S) UKNA.

1483-85, Subject: Detention at the suit of Robert Walssh, servant to the steward of Maidstone. (S) UKNA.

8/22/1485, Henry VII succeeded Richard III as King of England.

10/3/1495, Robert Walshe gave the manors of Felton, Lyllesdon and Wrantage (near Currey Mallet), and land in Stowey [Somerset], to Thomas Walshe, his son, and Margaret, wife of the said Thomas, and the heirs of Thomas, who were and are seised thereof according to fee.

4/10/1497, Robert Walsche died.

7/10/1497, Writ for IPM for Robert Walshe. He died 10 April, 12 Henry VII, seised of the other under-mentioned manors in fee. Thomas Walshe, aged 30 and more, is his son and heir. Somerset: Manor, or lordship, of Catteanger, worth 20 marks, … Manor, or lordship, of Stowey next Fyffehed, worth 10 marks, … Manor, or lordship, of Felton, worth 5 marks, … Manors, or lordships, of Wrantage and Lyllesdon, worth 5 marks, … 40a. land, 30a. pasture, 10a. meadow, in Stowey, worth 5 marks. (S) CIsPM.


1497, Elizabeth Walsche, mother of the said Thomas, is seised as of free tenements of 10 marks yearly rent issuing from the manor of Catteanger and all the other under-mentioned messuages and lands &c. in Catteanger, Stowey, Lillesdon, North Currey, Fifete and Felton, by assignment of the said Thomas, in allowance of all her dower of the free tenement of Robert Walsche, late her husband. (S) IPM of son Thomas.

Child of Robert and Elizabeth:

i. Thomas Walshe (475336), born 1466 in England.