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5/6/1301, John born in England, heir & s/o 15210644. Giles de Brewes & 15210645. Maud de Whitney.
1305, John age 3½ at his father’s death.
1325, John married Sarah.
1325, John de Braose, together with Sara his wife, made a settlementof two parts of the manor on Robert Spigurnell,the third part being still retained by Mary widow of William de Braose.
1328, John de Braose is found complaining thatvarious persons had broken his tumbrel erected onhis soil at Buckingham, carrying away the wood ofwhich it was composed, and had assaulted his servantand felled his trees.
1326, John had livery of a third of Buckingham; held in dower by his grandfather’s 3rd wife.
1335, John granted a shop in the High Street to Peter Dove the tailor and Lora his wife.
1346, John living.
Bef. 8/24/1349, John, knt. of Knowlton and Woodland, Dorset, Buckingham and Loughton, Buckinghamshire died.
1366, Sarah living.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P360. (S) A History of the County of Buckingham, V3, 1925.
Child of John and Sarah:
i. Elizabeth de Brewes (3802661), born ~1320 in England.