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Thursday, May 27, 2010

950758 Knollys-d'Odyley

950758. Sir Richard Knollys & 950759. Margaret d’Odyley

1414, Richard born in Mimms, Hertfordshire, England, s/o 156266. Thomas Knolles & 156267. Isabel ?.

Richard “Knowles”, knt.

11/6/1429, Henry VI, age 7, crowned king of England.

2/8/1445, Richard’s father Thomas wrote his will leaving his older brother the manor of North Mimms.

1445, Richard’s father died.

3/29/1446, Attornment by Robert Knolles, esquire, son and heir of Thomas Knolles, late citizen and grocer of London, deceased, to Richard Knolles his brother, whom he has put in peaceable possession, by the payment of 1d. of a yearly rent of 100 marks issuing from the manor of North Mymmes. (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, 1900, P373.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P796. (S) The English Baronetage, Collins, 1741, P62.

Child of Richard and Margaret:

i. Margaret Knolles (475379), born ~1435 in England.