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~1270, Hugh born in England, s/o §Sir William de Venables & Margaret de Dutton.
11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.
Bef. 11/8/1278, Hugh heir to his older brother William: Order to Hugh le Mercer, escheator in the county of Chester, to Windsor, make inquisition touching the lands in the king’s hand by reason of the minority of William, son and heir of Hugh de Venables, tenant in chief, who has died in the king’s ward.
~1280, Agatha born in England, d/o 23639706. Sir Ralph de Vernon, baron of Shipbrook.
Hugh served in Gascony.
10/17/1292, Letters of protection with clause volumus, until next Easter, to Hugh de Venables, who is staying in the king’s service in Gascony in the company of Walter de Mauney. (S) The Gascon Rolls Project.
1295, Hugh married Agatha.
Hugh’s lands forfeited.
10/9/1298, Sir Hugh de Venables Knight paid into the Exchequer at Chester 10 marks out of the issues of the lands of the said Hugh forfeited before the Barons of the Exchequer in Easter Term preceding. (S) UKNA.
12/1300, Hugh de Venables, Constable of Fflynt, knight. (S) Historic Notes, Taylor, 1883, P34.
1300, Names of those who hold from the King in chief by knight service in the County of Chester. Hamo de Mascy (Dunham), Hugh de Dutton (Dutton, &c.), Hugh de Venables (Kinderton) … (S) The Cheshire Sheaf, Sanders, 1896, P15.
1300, Hugh de Venables, knt., constable of Flint, witnessed a deed.
1301, Cheshire knights – Hugh Massey, Ralph Vernon, and Hugh de Veneables witnessed the marriage contract of Sir John Davenport [then a minor] and Margery Brereton. (S) County Families of Lancashire and Cheshire, Croston, 1887, P417.
2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.
1308, Hugh given wardship of John de Arderne, s/o Peter.
7/1/1308, Commission to John de Arderne and Hugh de Venables to levy 400 men in the county of Chester and bring them to Carlisle for the expedition to Scotland. (S) CPRs.
1309, Robert de Holand, Justice of Chester, … Hugh de Veneables, witnesses … from Sir Ralph de Vernon to … (S) Barthomley in Letters from a Former Rector to His Eldest Son, Hinchliffe, 1856, P363.
1309, Sir Hugh de Venables, Knt., granted the wardship and marriage of Richard, s/o Thomas de Sandbach, by Sir John de Arderne, Knt. lord of Aldford. (S) The History of the Ancient Parish of Sandbach, co. Chester, 1890, P3.
Bef. 4/25/1311, Hugh, baron of Kinderton, died. (S) CPRs, (S) UKNA.
By 1313, Agatha married 2nd David de Hulgreve.
Agatha died; her heir William, s/o her son Hugh.
(S) Ancestry of John Barber White and His Descendants, White, 1913, P197.
Family notes:· ~1249, William born s/o Roger de Venables & Alice d/o Alan de Peninton, s/o Hugh de Venables & Agnes d/o Ranulph de Oxton.
· 7/11/1245, Mandate to … by letters close … Hugh de Venables, Henry de Aldithelegh, Thomas Corbet, John fitz Alan, Ralph Basset of Periton, Roger de Sumery … D. son of Llwewlin has given seige to the castle of Dissard … to rescue the said castle. (S) CPRs.
· Margaret d/o Hugh de Dutton & Philippa de Sandon, s/o Thomas de Dutton in Cheshire.
Children of Hugh and Agatha:
i. Hugh de Venables (5909926), born ~1305 in England.