Wednesday, November 16, 2011

G25: 23639706 Vernon

23639706. Sir Ralph de Vernon  

Aft. 1292, Rogert lord of Tofte … Witn. : Sir Hugh de Venablis, Sir Haomon de Mascy, Sir Ralph de Vernon, Sir Richard de Mascy, knights, … (S) The Ancestor, 1902, P137.

~1295, Roger son of Thomas de Lostok, … Witnesses : Sir Ralph de Vernon and Sir Hugh de Venables, knights, … (S) The Ancestor, 1902, P133. [Sir Ralph de Vernon witnessed multiple documents associated with Lostock.]

12/7/1297, Grant with regard to the 4,000 foot from the county of Chester, arrayed under the conduct of Hamo de Mascy and Ralph de Vernun to march against the Scots, that the present journey shall not be to the prejudice of the county. (S) CPRs.

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.

1301-05, Thomas son of Thomas de Lostok, … Witnesses : Sir William Trussel, justice of Chester, Sir Ralph de Vernon, Sir Hugh Veneables, knights, … (S) The Ancestor, 1902, P133.

12/1306, Ralph son of Ralph de Vernon involved with a fine associated with Lostock Gralam manor. (S) The Ancestor, 1902, P150.

2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.

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.

1317, Grant by Ralph Dandy, chaplain, to Robert son of William de Bulkelegh and Felicia his wife ….Witnesses:—Sir Hugh de Awdelegh, justice of Chester, and Sir Ralphle Vernon, knights, and others … (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, V6, 1915.

By 1318, Ralph, Baron of Shipbrook, died; his son Richard [of Shipbrook] his heir.

Family notes:

·         1318, … Ralph de Vernon of Wahtecroft [not Shipbrook, wife Matilda], …. (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, Vs23-27, 1862, P114.

·         There is also a Ralph de Vernon, of Mottrum [not Shipbrook, wife Agnes], contemporary of this Ralph. [Died without male heirs.]

Children of Ralph and ?:

i. Agatha de Vernon (11819853), born ~1280 in England.

ii. Richard de Vernon, born ? in England.

Richard has sons Ralph and Richard. … Ralph son of Richard son of Ralph, of Shibbrok, heir to Ralph de Vernon, of Mottrum. Ralph died without male heirs, his brother Richard his heir. (S) 36th Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, 1876, P752.