~1275, Simon de Hedersete born in England, s/o 5908654. John de Hederset & 5908655. Margery ?.
Aft. 11/28/1281, Simon’s father died.
~1288, Cecily born in England.
1305, Simon de Hedersete was keeper or steward of Hanworth, and had the King's writ to cut down 14 oaks by Hanworth wood, to repair the King's house at Burgh, by Aylesham. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V8, 1808, Hanworth.
1305, Simon de Hethersete and Cecily his wife had a release from Ric. Doche, mercer, of London, who married Sibil, daughter of Nicholas de Hethersete. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V5, 1806, Algar’s-Thorp.
11/24/1307, Simon de Hedersete, keeper of the said manor of Haneworth. (S) CCRs.
10/8/1310, Executors of Roger Cusyn, of Great Ellingham [Shropham Hundred, Norfolk, deceased. Walter de Norwich, Simon de Hederset, … (S) UKNA.
5/10/1311, “Creditor: Simon de Hethersett [held part of Great Melton and Cringleford, Humbleyard Hundred, Norfolk].” (S) UKNA.
1314, Simon de Hedersete and Cecilia his wife and Willm., son of the said Simon, vs. Thomas. Spriggy … (S) Feet of Fines, Norfolk.
5/18/1316, Commitment during pleasure to John Abel and Simon de Hedersete of the keeping of the bishopric of Ely, now void. (S) CFRs.
6/12/1316, Remigius de Hetherset was presented by John le Marshal, Marshal of Ireland to the church of Hingham. [Only brother to Sir Simon de Hetherset, Knt. one of the King's Justices, lord of Cringleford.] (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V2, 1805, Hingham.
8/15/1317, Commission of oyer and terminer to … Simon de Hedersete and … fished in the several fisher of John, bishop of Ely, at Berkyng, co. Suffolk. (S) CPRs.
9/22/1319, Commission to John de Thorpe, … Simon de Hedersete to deliver the gaol of Norwich of … for divers robberies committed in the county of Norfolk. (S) CPRs.
12/2/1320, … John de Thorpe and Simon de Hedersete, justices of gaol delivery of the castle of Norwich … (S) CPRs.
5/18/1322, Commission to John de Thorpe, Simon de Hedersete … a ship called la Welyfare del Brele … boarded … took away goods … (S) CPRs.
1323, John le Graunger of Great Melton granted lands in Graunger's Croft, to Sir Simon de Hethersete, Knt. and Cecily his wife. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V5, 1806, Algar’s-Thorp.
7/10/1323, Commission appointing them as justices to make like inquisition in the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk, [about abuse of the king’s properties] Walter de Norwico, John de Thorp, Simon de Hedersete and John de Redenhale, in the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk. (S) CFRs.
1324, Rich. De Berg presented to church of Bolton’s manor by Simon de Hethersete, Knt. Cecily his wife, and Edmund their son. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V5, 1806, Hardwick.
8/17/1324, Commission to John Claver, appointing him as justice with Walter de Norwyco and Simon de Hedersete to make inquisition in the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk touching divers offences. (S) CFRs.
5/6/1325, Commission of oyer and terminer to Simon de Hedersete, … at the town of Boston in a ship … (S) CPRs.
1/20/1326, To Robert Baynard (5908658) and Simon de Hedersete, appointed to survey and examine measures in co. Norfolk. (S) CCRs.
4/16/1327, Commission to Constantine de Mortimer, Simon de Hedersete and John Claver in Norfolk and Suffolk to make inquisition of what lands Hugh le Despenser, earl of Winchester, had in fee for life or years. (S) CFRs.
8/14/1327, Commission of oyer and terminer to Simon de Hedersete, … broke her park at Okenhull’, co. Suffolk, … (S) CPRs.
1328, Simon and Robert Baynard issued an assize commission, Simon neither a central court judge nor a serjeant-at-law. (S) Public Order and Law Enforcement, Musson, 2001, P108.
By 1329, Simon knighted.
6/15/1329, “Creditor: Sir Simon de Hethersett [held part of Great Melton, and Cringleford, Humbleyard Hundred, Norfolk], knight.” (S) UKNA.
7/12/1330, To Richard de Wylughby and Simon de Hederset, justices to take assizes in co. Cambridge. (S) CCRs.
3/29/1331, Commission of oyer and terminer to Simon de Hedersete, … touching the murder of 16 men on board a ship of Anastasia, late the wife of … (S) CPRs.
1331-2, “Simon de Hedirsete, Knight, to John, son on Hugh de Dunston … (S) A Short Cal. of the Deeds Relating to Norwich, 1903, P158.
3/28/1333, Simon de Hedersete commissioned to collect the wool subsidy in the county of Norfolk. (S) CFRs.
3/30/1333, “Creditor: Sir Simon de Hethersett [held Great Melton and Cringleford, Humbleyard Hundred, Norfolk], knight.
1333, Sir Simon de Hethersete, Knt. had a house in the parish of St. Clement of Conisford, city of Norwich. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V4, Pt2, 1806, South Conisford. [The same year Sir Simon witnessed a purchase of Sir John Shelton, knt., in the city of Norwich. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V4, Pt2, 1806, East Wimer Ward, St. Martin at the Plain to White-Friars.]
1334, Sir Simon appointed Robert Shadwell to Intwood as guardian of William Bukenham. (S) Notes and Extracts from Numerours Authoritites, Ivatts, 1884, P19.
11/2/1334, Commission of oyer and terminer to Thomas Bacoun, John Howard, Simon de Hederseter, … complaint … assaulted … at Hunstanstoun, co. Norfolk, … (S) CPRs.
10/16/1335, Commission to Simon de Hederset, Giles de Wahcesham, … to take an inquisition ad quod damnum in the county of Suffolk touching a petition of the burgesses of Ipswich … (S) CPRs.
4/7/1336, Roger de Kerdeston and Simon de Hedersete to collect the 10th and 15th in the county of Norfolk. (S) CFRs.
1336, Simon maintained a mason at Norwich. (S) Norfolk 2, Wilson, 2002, P404.
1337, Simon de Hederset, Knt., lord and patron of Bukenham-Parva. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V2, 1805, Bukenham-Parva.
7/16/1337, Simon de Hederset, Knt., presented Will. De Letton as Rector of the church of Bukenham-Parva. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V2, 1805, Bukenham-Parva.
Aft. 1337, Simon died. [No longer appears in records.]
· 9/15/1346, John de Hedersete, ' chivaler,' fine of 100s. for a hobeler and an archer. (S) CFRs.
Children of Simon and Cecilia:
i. Johane Hethersett (1477163), born ~1315 in England.
ii. John de Hetherset, born ~1317 in England.
John married Elizabeth ?.
1346, John de Hederset was found to hold half a fee in Barningham of Edmund de Baconsthorp. [“This John was son of Sir Simon de Hetherset, Lord of Cringleford, in Norfolk, and one of the King's justices itinerant, by Cecilia, his wife; and Simon was son of John de Hetherset and Margery his wife.] (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V8, 1808, Berningham.
Bef. 1357, John died, his heir his son William de Hetherset, Esq.
Elizabeth remarried to John de Reppes.
iii. Margaret Hethersett, born ? in England.
iv. Edmund Hetherset, born ? in England.
Bef. 1326, Abbot Hugh, visiting the prior of Wymondham, was pleased with the courtesy and hospitality of Sir Simon de Hethersete, a magnate of the district. Noticing Edmund, his infant heir, in the cradle, he conferred on the child the pension of 40s. due yearly from the priory to the abbey. Edmund de Hethersete lived to enjoy the pension for 50 years. (S) Hist. of Norfolk, V2, 1906, The Abbey of Wymondham.