Saturday, June 21, 2014
Bond 524312 Grenville-Gorges
11/6/1429, Henry VI succeeded Henry V as King of England.
~1435, Thomas born in Devon, England, s/o 1048624. William Graynefild & 1048625. Philippa Bonvile.
~1435, Elizabeth born in England, sister of 1048626. Sir Theobald Gorges
9/7/1447, at Umberleigh chapel, Atherington parish, Thomas married Anne, d/o Sir Philip Courtenay of Powderham, Knight. [No children.]
1448, Thomas Greynvyle, son and heir to William Greynvile, Esquire, with Anne his wife, grants to Richard Ashrigge a tenement in Bideford, doing suit to “our” courts [his father is still alive.]
Anne died; Thomas married 2nd Elizabeth.
1456-57, Thomas’ father died. Thomas’ mother remarried.
1460, at Bideford, Thomas and Elizabeth granted to Richard Rede land in Bideford held by grant of William Hankeford, Kt., … (S) Reports and Transactions, Devonshire, V16, 1884, P685.
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.]
1481, Thomas granted 20s annually by John Stanbury out of the profits of his lands at Stanbury for 10 years.
1483, Thomas died.
(S) History of the Granville Family, Granville, 1895, P57ff.
Children of Thomas and Elizabeth:
i. Sir Thomas Grenville (262156), born ~1455 in Devon, England.
ii. John Grenvile, born ? in Devon, England.
5/21/1504, John, a priest, instituted to the living of Bideford by Archbishop Warham.1509, John died.