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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
32824. Richard Coode & 32825.
1451, Richard born in Morval, Cornwall,
England, heir & s/o 65648.Walter Coode & 65649. Elizabeth Fulford.
3/1/1471, Richard’s father died.
Thomasina born in Morval, Cornwall, England, coheir & d/o 65650. John Glyn & 65651. Katherine
Richard married 1st Anne, d/o
Richard Battin de Devon.
Henry Tudor, s/o the 1st Earl of Richmond, defeated Richard III at
the Battle of Bosworth Field, effectively ending the War of the Roses.
Henry VII succeeded Richard III as King of England, becoming the first monarch
of the House of Tudor.
~1493, Thomasina 1st married
Michael Vivian, s/o Richard Vivian
& Florence Arundell.
1496-97, Grantor: William Hyk of Fowey
(Fawy) and Anastasia his wife. Grantee: Richard Cood and John Yog. Place Or
Subject: Grant of his messuages, etc., in Kyrgalon. County: (Cornw.) (S) UKNA,
1502, Michael Vyvyan, sheriff of
7/14/1502, Debtor: Adrian Fortescu, … creditor:
Aluered Rawson, citizen and mercer of London. Amount: 1000m. … Writ to: Sheriff
of Cornwall … Endorsement: Michael Vyvyan, Sheriff, replies that Adrian
Fortescu and Thomas Woodward were not found in his bailiwick. (S) UKNA, C
12/15/1504, Michael Vyvyan granted the
office of Comptroller of the coinage of tin in Devon and Cornwall.
1504-1512, Plaintiffs: John Glyn,
gentleman. Defendants: Richard Stote, draper, of London. Subject: Detention of
a statute staple securing defendant against a bond for the wardship and
marriage of John Reskymmer, given to Henry VII on behalf of complainant and
Michael Vyvyan, and now discharged. Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 1/312/28.
1504-15, Plaintiffs: John Glyn. Defendants:
Richard Code. Subject: Detention of deeds relating to a messuage and land in
Nether Wringworthy, Carkarrek, and Kyrla. Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 1/313/49.
1507, Michael Vivian, High Sheriff of
Henry VIII succeeded Henry VII as King of England.
Aft. 1509, King Henry VIII, upon the
dissolution of the Priory of Plympton St. Mary, Devon, made Michael Vivian of
Trelowarren, Esq., governor of the castle St. Mary’s. (S) Carew’s Survey of
Cornwall, 1811, P337.
1510-11, Michael Vyvyan died before his
father. [1520, IPM: “Richard Vivian died 7 Aug. 9 Hen. VIII. William V., son of
Michael V., dec, and Thomasine his wife, his grandson and heir, aet. 16 and
10/11/1511, John Glyn, by charter,
enfeoffed Richard Code and Thomasina his wife in 3 closes of land in Clyse and
diverse other lands, to hold to the said Richard and Thomasina and the heirs of
Thomasina, age 30 at the death of her father.
By 1512, Richard Coode married Thomasine,
“widow of Michael Vivian”.
1513-14, Edward Courteney, Earl of Devon
to John Trelawny and Richard Code, esquires, and Thomas Coryngton: Demise,
indented, for the life of Matilda Heyes, widow, alias Matilda Dyer, late the
wife of William Dyer of Lostwithiel, of messuages, land, etc., … and Cherlenton
(Churleton); (Cornw.) (S) UKNA, E 210/10895.
1514, Thomasina died.
1514, Gilbert Beket, esquire to Richard
Code, esquire, William Godolphan, and Robert Langedon, esquires, John Glyn of
Lanhydrok, and John Trehawke, of all his manor of Curthuther, with messuages,
lands, and rents &c. in : … to the use of his wife Elizabeth, for her
life : Corn. (S) UKNA, E 210/2606.
1515-18, Richard married 3rd
Elizabeth, widow of John Beere.
1515-18, Plaintiffs: Piers Bevyll and
Philippa, his wife, daughter and heir of John Beere. Defendants: Richard Code
and Elizabeth, his wife, late the wife of the said John, Thomas Trenans, and
others. Subject: Detention of deeds relating to [the manor of] Killygarth, and
lands in Bodmin, StLawrence, Stengelly in Breock, Launceston, Newlyn, St Colam,
St Wenn, St Erme, and elsewhere. Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 1/391/18.
1515-18, Plaintiffs: Isabel, late the
wife of Walter Trelawny, esquire, son and heir of John Trelawny. Defendants:
Richard Code, esquire, feoffee to uses. Subject: Refusal to make an estate to
complainant of the manor of Menheniot as devised by the will of the said
Walter. Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 1/449/35.
1518-23, Plaintiffs: William Bere of
Liskeard. Defendants: Richard Coode, Elizabeth, his wife, Piers Bevyle and
Philippa, his wife, and John and Peter Harries. Subject: Detention of deeds
relating to messuages and land in Tregabronne, Pencarowe, and Millond. (S)
UKNA, C 1/478/14.
1520-21, Survey … Vill of chapel
`Sancti Sampsonis': Richard Code, esquire (who is to bring the 6d on feast of
St Andrew to church of St Andrew's and place it on the principal altar in the
priory). … (S) Cornwall Council, ART/3/1/2.
6/4/1523, Richard died; Elizabeth
(S) Visitations of the County of
Cornwall, 1887, Vivian, P95. (S) Transactions of the Royal Historical Society,
4th Series, V32, 1949, P111.
of Richard and Anne:
Anne Coode, born ~1480 in Morval, Cornwall, England.
Anne married John Mohun de Hall.
1523, Anne and John named at the IPM of
Anne and John buried at Lanteglos by
of Michael and Thomasina:
i. Margaret Vivian, born ~1500 in Trenouth,
ii. William Vivian, born ~1503 in Trenouth,
Richard Vivian died. Willliam V., s/o Michael V., deceased, and Thomasine his
wife, his grandson and heir, age 16 and more.
drowned while in the service of Charles Earle of Darby.
John Vivian, born ~1505 in Trenouth,
John married Elizabeth Tretherffe, d/o Thomas Tretherff & Maude Trevisa. [And sister to 16411. Margaret Trethurfe. By
this marriage the family of Trelowarren obtained property in Oxchampton and a
moiety in the Borough, Castle and Manor of Plympton.]
John Vyvyan, Elizabeth his wife, and Edward Courteney and Margaret his wife,
daughters and heirs of Thomas Treytherff Defendant: Reignold Tredreffe, John
Hykke, Robert Parker, John Ryse, Nicholas Robert, William Stevyn, John Jenkyn,
and others Place Or Subject: Forcible entry into the manor of Arrallas,
otherwise called Argallas County: Cornwall. (S) UKNA, STAC 2/24/246.
1537-38, Plaintiffs: John Vyvyan, Elizabeth, his wife, and
Margaret, late the wife of Edward Courtnay. Defendants: John Skewys and Reynold
Tretherffe. Subject: Detention of deeds relating to the manors of Argallas (in
St Enoder), Trevilveth in Veryan (Trevelwyth), Skewys (in Cury), Leigh
Challons, and Street Raleigh (in Rockbere), formerly of Thomas Tretherffe,
brother of the said Reynold and father of the female complainants. Cornwall,
Devon. (S) UKNA, 1/914/47-49.
iv. Florence Vivian, born ~1507 in Trenouth,
married John Fortescue of Spryleston.
of Richard and Thomasina:
Walter Coode (16412), born 1513 in Morval, Cornwall, England. [Heir]
1523-29, Plaintiffs: Walter, son and heir
of Richard Code and of Thomasen, his wife, daughter and coheir of John Glyn of
Morval. Defendants: William Godolghan and Margaret, his wife, Richard Kendale
and John Viveon. Subject: Detention of deeds relating to messuages and land in
Clyes, Tredeneck, Bodmin, Bodiniell, Tremadocke, Bossent next Penquite,
Lancrenton, Blerike, and Rame, and rent in Lantonia in Liskeard and St Neot.
Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 1/480/19.
Anne Coode, born 1514 in Morval, Cornwall, England.
1523, Anne named at the IPM of her
married Richard Coryton, s/o 32826. Peter Coryton & 32827. Jane Tregassan.