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Monday, September 5, 2011

G24: 15211420

15211420. Sir Edmund de Ufford & 15211421. Sibyl de Pierreport

6/24/1314, Edmund’s father Thomas slain at the battle of Bannockburn.

By 1315, Edmund born in England, 3rd s/o 30422840. Thomas de Ufford & 30422841. Eve de Clavering.

~1325, Sibyl born in England, heir & d/o §Sir Simon de Pierpoint, of Belstead Parva, and Henstead, co. Suffolk.

10/1/1337, Protection … for Robert de Ufford, earl of Suffolk, going beyond the seas on the king’s service … going with him … Edmund de Ufford, ‘le frere’, Robert de Ufford, ‘le cosyn,’ Edmund de Ufford, ‘le cosyn,’ … (S) CPRs. [Earl Robert had recently been created an earl and appointed as an admiral.]

2/18/1342, Order to pay … to Edmund de Ufford, ‘le cosyn,’ 80£ … (S) CCRs.

1346, Edmund granted 40 marks yearly by Henry, Earl of Lancaster, from the manor of Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire.

5/1356, Edmund, styled “le cousin” to distinguish him from Sir Edmund, brother of the Earl of Suffolk, granted a patent of protection to sail to Brittany in the retinue of Henry, duke of Lancaster. King Edward sent his son Prince Edward, the Black Prince, on a raid into the heart of France.

9/26/1356, Prince Edward, the Black Prince, captured King John II of France at the battle of Poitiers.

1361, Edmund heir to his brother John, Lord Ufford, acquiring the manor of Great Belstead, West Lexham, Poswick, Burgh, Glemham and Chippenhale.

6/29/1368, Edmund a legatee in the will of his cousin Earl Robert de Ufford.

9/20/1369, Edmund succeeded to the Barony of Clavering on his mother’s death.

1371, Edmund presented as heir of his mother to the rectory of Blythburgh, Suffolk.

9/1/1374, Edmund de Ufford, ‘le cousin,’ knight, wrote his will; executors Roginald de Eccles and Thomas de Flycham. (S) CPRs, 5/20/1379.

Bef. 10/3/1374, “Edmund de Ufford ‘le cosyn,’ knight” died; buried at Langley Abbey, Norfolk.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P212. (S) Gen. Memoris of the Extinct Family of Chester of Chicheley, Waters, 1878.

Family notes:

·         8/21/1375, Grant to the king’s daughter Isabel, countess of Bedford, of the keeping of the lands late of Edmund de Ufford, ‘le cousyn,’ … until full age of the hier, together with the marriage … (S) CPRs.

Children of Edmund and Sibyl:

i. Ela de Ufford, born ? in England.

Bef. 1376, Ela married Sir Miles Stapleton of Ingham, Norfolk.

1417, Sir Miles died.

ii. Robert de Ufford (7605710), born ~1360 in England.