~1345, Simon born in England, heir & s/o 2954244. Sir Brian Thornhill & 2954245. Joan FitzWilliam.
~1345, Elizabeth born in England, coheir & d/o §§Edward Babthorpe.
Aft. 12/8/1365, Simon’s father died.
~1366, Simon married Elizabeth.
1369, “Grant: John of Stansfield, John of Wortley, Richard Brande clerk and Richard of Catcham clerk to Elizabeth wife of Simon son of Brian of Thornhill knight, manor of Hunsworth.” (S) UKNA.
1371, Grant: John de Crousfeld of West Bretton to Simon of Thornhill manor of Hundesworth, Thornhill, Reswike and Langfeldhall. Hunsworth. (S) UKNA.
1371, Simon of Thornhill died [before his father]: inquisition at Ovenden: “Simon de Thornhill, holding lands in Stansfeld, Skircoat, Ovenden and Wadsworth, … died, and Elizabeth, daughter and heir, of the age of two years, and in the custody of Elizabeth her mother, comes, and gives for relief ten shillings.”
1371, Simon de Thornhill, who held of the lord in Stansfeld, Skircoat, Ovenden, and Wadsworth, ... died, and Elizabeth, daughter and heir, of the age of 2 years, and in the custody of Elizabeth her mother, comes and gives for relief 10s. (S) Hist. & Antiq. of the Parish of Halifax, Watson, 1775, P191.
(S) Nottinghamshire Archives: Savile of Rufford: Deeds and Estate Papers. (S) Foster’s Yorkshire Pedigrees. (S) Biographia Halifaxiensis: Watson, 1883, P263.
Children of Simon and Elizabeth:
i. Elizabeth Thornhill (738561), born 1368 in Yorkshire, England. [Heir]