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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Bond 131300 John Glyn

131300. John Glyn & 131301. Jane ?

~1415, John [2nd son of the same name] born in Lanhydrock, Cornwall, England, s/o §Thomas Glyn & Jane Clyker.
11/6/1429, Henry VI succeeded Henry V as King of England.
1437, John Colyn, Vicar of Church of Radtre (Rattery in Devon) appoints attorneys John Glyn and Walter Milhouse to deliver to Stephen Gyfford and Robin Colyn Messuages, lands etc in Calmadya. (S) UKNA.
5/26/1449, Debtor: Richard Wellington, of Totnes in Devon. [Coleridge Hundred], yeoman, and John Glyn, of Morval in Cornwall [West Hundred], gentleman. Creditor: Thomas Tregarthen. Amount: 200m. (S) UKNA, C 131/78/1.
4/8/1454, “Debtor: Richard Wellington of Totnes …, and John Glyn of Morval [West Hundred, Cornwall], gentleman. Creditor: Thomas Tregarthen [of Cornwall]. Amount: 200m.” (S) UKNA [Concerns loan made in 1449.]
10/20/1458, “Thomas Gidelegh' and Margaret have granted to John Glyn' and Thomas Tregarthen' the rent together with the homages and all services.” (S) Feet of Fines, Cornwall.
6/28/1461, Edward IV succeeded Henry VI as King of England. [1st Yorkist King, after King Henry VI captured at the Battle of Northampton.]
1462, John recovered from John Rumsey and his wife Agnes, who had been the wife of William Botreaux, esq., 1 acre of land., “Cornish, in Clis juxta Morva”, which was to become his residence.
11/3/1465, John Glyn', querent, and John Talgragan' and Elizabeth, his wife, deforciants. 5 messuages and 200 acres of land in Talgragan', Trenans, Ryse, Maule and Crukmure iuxta Padestowe. John Talgragan' and Elizabeth have acknowledged the tenements to be the right of John Glyn', … John Glyn' has granted to John Talgragan' and Elizabeth 4 messuages and 120 acres of land of the aforesaid tenements in the aforesaid vills of Talgragan', Trenans, Ryse and Maule, … (S) Feet of Fines, CP 25/1/34/44.
1467-72, Plaintiffs: John Glyn, deputy of John, earl of Wiltshire, steward of the duchy of Cornwall. Defendants: Robert Knolles, clerk, and Thomas Clement. Subject: Obligations made by complainant under duress, after a riot in the Manor Court at Liskeard. Cornwall. (S) UKNA.
1469, John recovered from Margaret Lady Hungerford, widow, heir & d/o William Botreaux, the manor of Treffry.
7/13/1469, Debtor: John Vula, the elder, formerly of Wringworthy [in Morval, West Hundred] in Cornwall. Creditor: John Glyn, gentleman. Amount: £50. (S) UKNA, C 241/258/104.
9/16/1471, Debtor: Thomas Pennarth, gentleman, of Pennarth next to Morval in [West Hundred] Cornwall. Creditor: John Glyn, gentleman. Amount: £100. (S) UKNA, C 131/248/5.
8/29/1472 at 4 in the morning, “John Glyn of Morval, gentleman, Under-steward of the Duchy of Cornwall” murdered and  dismembered near Higher Wringworthy; buried at St. Wenna’s, Morval. (S) UKNA, SC 8/29/1439.
10/1472, Petitioners: Jane Glyn, widow of John Glyn of Morval. Jane Glyn, widow of John Glyn of Morval, complains of various assaults and robberies on her husband, culminating in his murder, perpetrated by a group of malefactors at the instigation of Thomas Clemens the elder, …. She asks … the king to send his writ, by authority of parliament, to the Sheriff of Cornwall, …, to answer to her for the death of her husband … also asks that an obligation that the malefactors forced various friends of her husband to make be considered null and void.
(S) Visitations of the County of Cornwall, 1887, Vivian, P178.
Family notes:
The records are more likely of this John rather than his older brother because this John became the Steward of the Duchy of Cornwall; as well as his association with Liskeard and Morval. The other brother John is associated with St. Glyn Ives in Cornwall.
10/13/1476, Inquisition made at Bodmin before John Fortescue, Sheriff. John Glyn [died] seized in demesne … of: the Manor of Trefryse, worth £22; and 3 messuages and 40 acres of land in Lutcote, worth 33s. 4d.; and 2 messuages and 30 acres of land in Bodmin, which are worth 26s. 8d.; and 1 messuage, 6 acres of land, and 1 quarry, in Bodynyell, worth 8s. after expenses; and 1 messuage, and 30 acres of land, in Lancoff, worth 10s. after expenses. (S) UKNA, C 131/78/1.
§Thomas Glyn & Jane Clyker. Thomas Glyn, s/o Thomas, s/o Henry [living 1370], s/o Thomas [assessed a subsidy in 1327.] Jane, d/o William Clyker of Clyker. 1472-75, William Clyker in a suit with Richard and John Clyker over the manor of Trenode West, late of John Trenode, gentleman, in Cornwall. (S) Lists & Indexes, 1903, P125.
Child of John and Johanna:
i. John Glyn (65650), born 1449 in Morval, Cornwall, England.