~1325, John de Vylers born in Brooksby, Leicestershire, England, 2nd s/o 7606176. Geoffrey de Viller & 7606177. Alice ?.
~1330, Joan born in Leicestershire, England, coheir & d/o 7606178. Simon Pakeman & & 7606179. Christina Whitsand.
Aft. 1353, John’s father died.
Aft. 1368, John married 2nd Margaret.
3/28/ 1371, John de Berkeley, James Belers (3803096), John Vilers … to collect a war subsidy in the county of Leicester. (S) CFRs.
1/26/1374, Licence, by mainprise of Robert de Pulteneye and John Vylers of the county of Leicester, … John Mauntel … to marry whom he will … (S) CPRs.
1376, John died.
11/20/1376, Writ for IPM of John Villers of Brokesby in Leicester. (S) CFRs.
7/12/1391, Writ of precipimus for Richard Vylers (son of John). Leicester: He was seised of Brokesby, … Margaret late the wife of John Vylers his father, … now occupy the said rent, as well as the manor of Brokesby with the advowson of the church. (S) CCRs.
(S) The Peerage of England, Collins, 1812, P764.
· 1391, Order to John Wodeford, escheator in the county of Leicester… land in Huckellescote, Whitewyk, Donyngton and Staunton, … came to the king's hands by the death of Simon Pakeman and by reason of the minority of Simon his son and heir, who lately died while a minor in the king's ward, …, and that Katharine, daughter of the said Simon the father, whom Robert Dyggeby has taken to wife, and John son of Richard Vylers the son of Joan sister of the said Katharine, are kinsfolk and next heirs of Simon the son, …. (S) CFRs.
Children of John and Joan:
i. Richard Villiers (1901544), born ~1350 in England.
ii. Beatrice de Villers, born 1368 in England.
Beatrice married Sir John Bagot of Blithfield, Staffordshire, knight.
1408, John, Lt. of Calais.
1439, John died.