Thursday, June 26, 2014
Bond 2097248 Grenville-Courtenay
~1350, Theobald born in Devon, England, s/o 4194496. Theobald Grenvile & 4194497. Joyce de Beaumont.
~1355, Margaret born in England, d/o 3802616. Sir Edward de Courtney & 3802617. Emmeline Dawnay.
Aft. 1362, Theobald’s father died.
6/21/1377, Richard II succeeded Edward III as King of England.
1376, Theobald holding a tenement in Bideford. (S) Concise History of Bideford.
1377-78, Theobald de Grenvill grants to Robert Langdon, Agnes his wife, and John their son, two burgages in Bidiford, and suit to his court of Bidiford.
1379-80, John de Stowe, son and heir of Walter de Stowe, grants to Sir Theobald de Grenvill and his heirs &c. two messuages in Stowe, in his manor of Kilkhampton. Sealed: “arms of Granville, quartering a crescent and circumscribed sigil theobaldi de grenvile, militis.”
Bef. 7/26/1381, Theobald died.
(S) History of the Granville Family, Granville, 1895, P54ff.
Child of Theobald and ?:
i. John Grenefield, born ~1360 in Devon, England.
John married Margaret, d/o Sir John Burghersh.
7/26/1381, John de Grenvile presented Robert Braybroke [later Bishop of London] to the rectory of Bideford.
9/8/1381, John de Grenvile, son and heir of Sir Theobald de Grenvile, deceased, presented Thomas Cary to Kilkhampton.
8/30/1386, John de Grenvile licensed a chapel in his manor at Stowe.
1392, John knighted.
1402, at Kilkhampton, William Graynville, son of Sir Theobald, sets forth that whereas his brother, Sir John Greynville, Kt., and Margaret his wife held the manor and borough of Bideford in the county of Devon, … the said William Greynvill ratifies and confirms them to the said Sir John. Sealed “Sygillum Willimi Greynvill.”
1410-11, John died without heirs; William succeeding.
Child of Theobald and Margaret:ii. William Graynefild (1048624), born ~1375 in Devon, England.