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Sunday, January 22, 2012

Lord Robert de Chetwode & Lucie Malherbe

16886848. Lord Robert de Chetwode & 16886849. Lucie Malherbe

 ~1230, Robert born in Buckingham, England, s/o §§John de Chetwode.

~1235, Lucy born in Bedfordshire, England.

Abt 1253, Robert married Lucie, Lady of Hockcliffe, eventually becoming coheir to manor Hockcliffe, Bedford. [Lucie related to John Malherbe (d.1278-79), who held Hockliffe in 1251; his heir John, a minor, holding in 1283.]

11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England. [While on crusade.]

1275, Chetwode (Bucks); … assise of novel disseisin arraigned by the prior of Chetwode against Robert de Chetwode, touching common pasture. (S) Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P63.

1282, Robert, Knt., Lord of the manor of Chetwode, Buckingham.

1284, The prior of Chetwode held 8½ virgates at Chetwode with the site of the priory, of Robert de Chetwode. (S) Hist. of Buckingham, V1, 1905, Priory of Chetwode.

4/20/1290, Commission of oyer and terminer to Hugh de Brok and Robert de Chetwode, touching the persons who lately arrested the carts of Richard son of John, laden with timber, at Wendovre, co. Buckingham, … (S) CPRs.

1302, Robert and Lucy holding Hocliffe manor with William Pont.

(S) The Baronetage of England:, 1771, P535. (S) Hist. of Buckingham, V4, 1927, Chetwode. (S) Hist. of Bedford, V3, 1912, Hockliffe.

Family notes:

·         1222, John de Chetwode founded a priory at Chetwode. (S) Hist. & Antiq’s of the Town, Hundred, and Deanry of Buckingham, 1755, P172.

Children of Robert and Lucie:

i. John Chetwode (8443424), born ~1255 in Buckingham, England.