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Richard born in Lancashire, England, s/o §Adam de Hoghton & Aurelia Howick.
Sibyll, born in England, d/o §William de Lea & Clemence Banastre, d/o Robert Banastre & Alice Woodcock.
1/30/1302, Order to cause Richard de Hoghton to have seisin … in Wythenill, … Adam son of Adam de Hoghton is dead and that Richard is his brother and next heir. (S) CCRs, V18.
1304, Siegrith [or Siota] widow of Richard son of Margery de Chipping claimed dower in lands held by Richard de Hoghton, Agnes widow of Adam de Hoghton, William de Southworth, William son of John son of Bimme de Whittingham, Adam son of Isabel de Whittingham and Alice his wife and others. (S) De Banco Roll, 149.
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
1312, Richard son of Adam de Hoghton gave land in Chipping to his daughter Margery wife of Thomas de Hothersall.
1312, Richard son of Adam de Hoghton granted to Richard his son his manors of Alston, Hothersall and Dilworth, together with the services of all the free tenants.
1314, Quitclaim of one acre of land in the vill of Nunwell lying next to the land of Richard de Houghton. (S) UKNA.
1315, Sibyll heiress of her brother Henry de Lea, making Richard the chief lord of Hoghton and many other manors under Thomas, earl of Lancaster. (S) Final Concords for Lancashire, P1, 1899.
1316, Thomas son of Sir Adam de Hoghton released to Richard son of his brother Richard de Hoghton all his claim to the manor of Alston and lands in Hothersall, Dilworth, Goosnargh, &c.
1321, Richard de Hoghton and Sibyl his wife required John Fitton as mesne lord to acquit them of the service demanded for Withnell and Wheelton by the Earl ofLancaster. (S) A History of the County of Lancaster, V6, 1911.
3/25/1322, Commission to Robert de Leyburne and Richard de Hoghton, select 3,000 in Lancaster for the Scotch expedition and to conduct them to the king at Newcastle on Tyne. (S) CPRs.
2/7/1323, Commission to Richard de Hoghton, John Travers and Thomas de Lathum to array all the ment between sixteen and sixty of the county of Lancaster to be ready to march upon receiving three days notice. (S) CPRs.
6/16/1324, Richard de Hoghton associated with the a complaint of the abbot of Evesham. (S) CPRs, 4/1/1324.
12/25/1325, Commission to array all men in the county … to see that beacons be erected and watchmen and sentinels placed in all proper stations … Richard de Houghton, Michael de Haverington, Thomas de Lathum } Lancaster. (S) CPRs.
5/16/1326, Commission of oyer … that Richard de Hoghton, knight, Robert son of Adam Banastre of Bank, .. and others broke by night the sluices of his mill at Ravenesmeles, co. Lancaster. (S) CPRs.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
6/2/1327, Commission of the peace … Thomas de Lathum, Richard de Hoghton and Edmund de Nevill for the county of Lancaster. (S) CPRs.
1328, Richard de Hoghton, chief lord, appeared among the defendants to a claim for a messuage and lands put forward by Emma daughter of William the Ward of Chipping.
1328, Richard de Hoghton granted his son William the homage of John son of William de Dodhill.
2/16/1331, Commission of the peace … Thomas de Lathum, Richard de Hoghton } county of Lancaster. (S) CPRs.
1333-4, Henry, Earl of Lancaster and Leicester to Richard de Houghton: Grant, indented, of two-thirds of a piece of pasture called ‘Threlefal Heie’ in Bleasdale: [Lancs.] (S) UKNA.
1334, An agreement as to arbitration on various matters in dispute was made between William de Grimsargh and Sir Richard de Hoghton.
1339, Margery daughter of Adam de Dilworth gave lands to Sir Richard de Hoghton.
11/17/1339, To keep the peace pursuant to the statutes of Winchester and Northampton … Richard de Houghton, … (S) CPRs.
1340-44, Richard died.
(S) Ancestry of John Barber White and His Descendants, White, 1913, P197. (S) Victoria History, Lancashire, V7, 1912.
Children of Richard and ?:
i. Katherine de Houghton (5909927), born 1307 in England.