Friday, May 28, 2010

950770 Greene-Mauduit

950770. Sir Henry Greene & 950771. Maud Mauduit

~1350, Henry born in England, 2nd s/o 2110860. Sir Henry de Greene & 2110861. Catherine de Drayton.

1355, Maud born in England, heir & d/o 1901542. Lord Thomas Mauduit & 1901543. Joan ?.

10/29/1361, Maud’s father died; her mother surviving.

1364, Maud, age 9, heir to her grandfather John Mauduit; inheriting the manor of Warminster, Wiltshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516.

1370, Henry heir, by special license of the King – being the 2nd son, to Greene’s Norton; as well as other lands in Buckingham and Bedford.

7/16/1377, Richard II crowned king of England.

Bef. 5/1379, Juliana [Maud’s grandmother] died seised of the manor of Warminster. (S) Date of IPM. […Maud, daughter of Thomas Mauduyt the son and heir of John and Juliana, whom Henry Grene, knight, has taken to wife, is next heir of John and Juliana, and of full age.] (S) Calendar of Fine Rolls.

5/1379, Henry and Maud, age 24, took seisin of Maud’s inheritance after the death of her grandmother Juliana.

12/14/1381, Commission to … to preserve the peace … William la Zouche of Haryngworth, William la Zouche the younger, William de Thorp, Thomas de Grene, Henry de Grene, … in the county of Northampton. (S) CPRs.

12/6/1385, Henry de Grene, knt., granted a market and fair at Lowick, Northamptonshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516.

1386, Henry Grene the Leicester Herald. (S) A Complete Guide to Heraldry, Davies, 2004, P32.

7/12/1388, Commission of peace and oyer and terminer … William la Zouche of Haryngworth, William de Thorp, Thomas Grene, knight, Henry de Grene, knight, … in the county of Northampton. (S) CPRs.

1386, Henry Grene the Herald of the Duke of Guyen and Lancaster. (S) A Complete Guide to Heraldry, Davies, 2004, P32.

12/2/1391, Licence for Reginald de Grey of Ruthyn, knight, to enfeoff Henry Grene, … and Henry Bruyn of the castle, town, and land and lordship of Bergeveny in Wales, … (S) CPRs.

1397, Henry, Member of the King’s council.

Henry counseled King Richard II to confiscate the estate of banished Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford and Lancaster.

3/20/1398, Henry witnessed a deed at Bristol concerning the Canons Ashby Priory.

While King Richard was in Ireland, Lord Henry Bolingbroke [later King Henry IV] seized the government. Henry fled to Bristol where he was captured.

7/28/1399, Henry was arraigned before the Constable and Marshall and found guilty of treason for misgoverning the King and the Realm; his estates to be confiscated.

9/2/1399, Henry, knt. of Drayton, Northamptonshire, and his associates Sir John Buskey and the Earl of Wiltshire, executed by order of the Duke of Lancaster.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P350. (S) New England Families, Cutter, 1915, P224. (S) Notes & Queries, V87, 1893, P414. (S) The House of Greene, Halstead, 1685.

Family notes:
• Henry prominent in Acts I & II of Shakespeare’s ‘Richard II’.
• 2nd son John married Margaret Grene, d/o Walter Grene of Bridgenorth, co. Shropshire. John was the heir of his brother Ralph. The male line ended with John’s son Henry. John’s daughter Isabel, married to Sir Richard Vere of Great Adington, was eventual heiress line of John’s family.
• 3rd son Thomas married Ela Malorie, d/o Ankatil. Thomas, of Isham, and Ela were settled with a third of Sudborough Manor by William la Zouche, archbishop of York.
• Daughter Mary married Sir Jeffrey Luttrell, knight.

Children of Henry and Maud:

i. Ralph Grene, born ? in England. [Heir]
Ralph married Catharine Malorie, d/o Ankatil.
7/15/1400, Grant to Ralph Grene, … Henry Grene his father, deceased, … (S) CPRs.

ii. Eleanor Green (475385), born ~1380 in England.