1477592. Sir William Parre & 1477593. Elizabeth de Roos
Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Coloncial And Medieval Families (Royal Ancestry)
~1350, William born in England, s/o §John de Parr & §Maud de Leyborne.
1355, Elizabeth born in England, heir & d/o 2955186. John de Roos & 2955187. Katherine de Strictland.
1357, Elizabeth age 2 at the death of her father.
1382, William married Elizabeth.
11/30/1390, Elizabeth’s grandfather died leaving her as heir.
12/20/1390, Inquest taken at Kirkeby in Kendale, … before Walter de Stirkland, the escheator, by the oath of …, who say that Thomas de Roos, chivaler, died seised in fee tail to him and his issue of a 4th part of the manor of Kirkeby in Kendale with the members, held of the king in chief by the service of the 4th part of a knight's fee, worth £40 yearly. … The said Thomas [de Roos, chivaler], died seised in form abovesaid of the advowson of the hospital of St. Leonard by Kyrkeby in Kendale, which is extended yearly to 40s. He died 30 November last and Elizabeth wife of William del Parr, knight, is kinswoman and next heir, namely daughter of John de Roos, son of the said Thomas de Roos, and she is aged 25 years and upwards, which same William del Parr and Elizabeth have issue.
Bef. 10/16/1404, Elizabeth died. (S) Inquest at Kirkeby in Kendale.
William married 2nd, Margaret, widow of Sir Laurence de Dutton.
1399, William with the Bishop of St. Asaph sent to Spain to announce the ascension of King Henry IV.
10/4/1405, Sir William died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P643.
• Maud de Leyburne born in England, d/o §Sir Richard de Leyborne.
• Sir John de Parr, knight of Parr in Prescot, Lancashire.
Child of William and Elizabeth:
i. John Parr (738796), born 1383 in England.