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Monday, May 31, 2010

Lord Nicholas Chetwode & Elizabeth Lyons

1055428. Lord Nicholas Chetwode & 1055429. Elizabeth Lyons

~1325, Nicholas de Chitwode born in Buckinghamshire, England, s/o 2110856. John Chetwode & 2110857. Lucy ?. (S) Hist. of Buckingham, V4, 1927, Chetwode.

~1325, Elizabeth born in England, heir & d/o 2110858. John de Lyons & 2110859. Alice de St. Liz.

1/24/1327, Edward III succeeded Edward II as King of England.

1346, Elizabeth heiress to her father.

1346, Sir John de Chetwode, knight, and Lucy his wife, settle the manor of Preston on their son Nicholas and his wife Elizabeth. (S) The Victoria Hist. of the County of Surrey, V3, Copthorne Hundred.

6/1349, The Plague reached Dorset, and had spread across England by the end of 1349.

1351, Nicholas and Elizabeth acquired Hockliffe manor from Sir John Amuary. (S) Hist. of Bedford, V3, 1912, Hockliffe. [Held by son John in 1391.]

7/12/1353, “Debtor: Nicholas de Chetwood [of Beds]. Creditor: John de Windhill, clerk [Rector of Hockcliffe, Beds.] Amount: £100, on account of a loan.” (S) UKNA.

11/3/1356, John Ammory has granted for himself and his heirs that the manor [Hockleyue] - which Nicholas de Chitwode and Elizabeth, his wife, and Guy, son of the same Nicholas and Elizabeth, held for their lives of the inheritance of John Ammory on the day the agreement was made for 66 shillings and 8 pence to be rendered each year, and which after the decease of Nicholas and Elizabeth and Guy ought to revert to John Ammory and his heirs. (S) Feet of Fines, Bedfordshire.

6/5/1361, Nicholas Chetwode knight to Nicholas de Twyford the younger. Recognisance for £20, to be levied etc. in Buckinghamshire. (S) CCRs.

1369, Nicholas, Knt., Lord of Chetwode and Hockliffe, died. (S) Three Oxfordshire Parishes, Stapleton, 1893, P328.


~1371, Elizabeth married 2nd Richard de Wydeville.

1378, Elizabeth, widow of Nicholas, died.

(S) The Baronetage of England:, 1771, P536.

Child of Nicholas and Elizabeth:

i. John Chetwode (527714), born ~1355 in England.

Child of Richard and Elizabeth:

i. John Wydeville, born ~1373 in England.

John married 2nd Isabel, d/o Robert Passelaw.

Aft. 9/8/1403, John died.

[Grandson by Isabel: Richard Wydeville, earl Rivers, father of Elizabeth, wife of King Edward IV.]