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Sunday, January 8, 2012

Sir Richard de Fourneux & Sibylla ?

30422850. Sir Richard de Fourneux & 30422851. Sibylla ?

~1275, Richard de Furneaux born in England, s/o §§Walter de Fourneux.

1279, Richard’s father Walter died leaving him heir to Beighton manor.

1300, Richard de Furneux sheriff of Nottingham.

4/5/1301, Appointment of Richard de Furneux, sheriff of Nottingham & Derby, and Henry de Braundeston, to receive 200 quarters of wheat and 500 quarters of oats in both counties. (S) CPRs.

10/24/1301, Appointment … to asess the 15th … Richard de Byngham, Richard de Furneaux, Robert de Jorz. } Nottingham. (S) CPRs.

1301, List of tax assessors and sums paid: Notts.—Richard de Byngham, Robert Jortz, and Richard de Furneux, £895 15d. (S) Yorkshire Lay Subsidy, 1301, 1897.

2/6/1304, Appointment to assess the tallage … Richard de Furneux, Henry de Sutton, … } Warwick, Leicester, Nottingham, and Derby. (S) CPRs.

7/22/1306, Appointment to … collect and levy … 13th and 20th … Richard de Byngham, Richard de Furneux } Nottingham. (S) CPRs.

11/4/1318, Pardon with the assent of Parliament … Richard de Furneux, an adherent of Thomas, earl of Lancaster, … (S) CPRs.

1320, Richard of Carlton in Lindrick, Nottinghamshire, died; his son William his heir.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P339. (S) Thoroton’s History of Nottinghamshire, V3, Republished by John Throsby, 1796.

Family notes:

·         Walterus de Furneaus, s/o Robertus de Furnell, s/o Richardus de Furnariis, s/o Robert de Furnals & Isabells de Chevercourt, d/o Jordanus de Chevercourt & Avicia ?, s/o Radulphus de Cheverolcourt, s/o Turold de Cherverchort.

·         There are multiple persons of the same name contemporary with this Richard. The records likely reflect multiple individuals.

Children of Richard and Sibylla:

i. William de Foruneux, born ? in England.

ii. Joan de Fourneux (15211425), born ~1315 in England.