Aft. 1298, Thomas born in England, s/o 11820748. Sir Walter de Strickland & 11820749. Matilda ?.
~1315, Cecily born in England, d/o 11820750. Robert de Welles & 1249353. Maud de Clare.
Bef. 1323, Thomas married to Cecily.
11/3/1335, Commission of oyer and terminer to Richard de Wylughby, … on complaint by Henry son of Hugh, knight, … had impounded certain cattle for trespass at Mikelton in Tesdale, co. York, Robert de Clyfford, knight, Peter Tyliol, Thomas de Strikland, knight, … and others broke his compound … (S) CPRs.
1345, Thomas heir to his father.
1348, The Black Death entered the west countryside of England [likely entering through Bristol].
1361, Thomas, for his zeal in the service of the Crown chiefly in Ireland and in France, had a licence from the King to impark his woods in Helsington, Levens and Hackthorpe containing 300 acres.
1362, Widowed daughter Catherine assigned to her father Thomas the wardship of her daughter Elizabeth.
1363, Thomas and Ranulph de Dacre, lord of Gilesland, contracted marriage between Thomas’ son Walter and Ranulph’s neice Margaret de Latham.
1375, A plea concerning property in Great Strickland against Sir Thomas de Strickland (the husband of Cecily de Welles). (S) NEH&GR, 1942, P124.
3/14/1378, Thomas pardoned for having acquired a tenement called Ravewyk in Applewaite without license.
1378, Thomas, knt. of Sizergh castle, Westmoreland died.
1379 at Preston in Kendal, deed of Cecily relict of Thomas de Strickland, knight, appointing her son Thomas de Strickland to be steward of all her lands, etc. in Westmoreland. (S) Tenth Report, G.B. Royal Commission.
4/11/1381, Release by Lord Roger de Clifford, to Cecily, relict of Thomas de Stirkeland, knight, and to Thomas de Stirkeland, her son, of all his right in a sum of 8£., in which the said Cecily was bound to Sir Ralph de Dacre. (S) Reports By Great Britain, Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts, P226.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P643.
· A Sir Robert de Welles was warden of the Marches and constable of Pendragon Castle. This Robert was possibly s/o Robert de Welle & Isabel de Periton.
· ~1430, Sir Thomas de Strickland son of Walter, son of Thomas [this Thomas], son of Walter, son and heir of William de Strikeland, to whom his father Sir Robert de Strikeland gave the said manor [of Great Strikeland] with remainder to his heirs by his wife Elizabeth, d/o Sir Ralph Daincurt. (S) Sizergh MSS.
Child of Thomas and Cecily:
i. Catherine de Strictland (2955187), born ~1335 in