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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Lord Henry de Grenville & Joanna Wortham

8388992. Lord Henry de Grenville & 8388993. Joanna Wortham

~1275, Henry de Grenevill, born in Devon, England, heir & s/o 16777984. Sir Bartholomew de Grenvile & 16777985. Amy Vyvyan.

~1305, Johanna, “Ann”, heiress, born in Wortham, near Lifton, Devon, England.

2/25/1308, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.

1310, Henry’s uncle Sir Richard Grenvile died childless leaving Henry’s father as the heir.

1317, A fine levied at Westminster: Sir Bartholomew Grenvile and his wife Amy plaintiffs, Margery, late the wife of John Dynham, deforciant; manor of Kildhampton to the use of the said Bartholomew and Amy his wife, for life, excepting one messuage, 4 carucates of land, 16 acres of meadow, 27 acres of wood, and £60 12s 3d in the same manor; remainder to Henry, son of the said Bartholomew, and to the heirs of his body.

1324, Henry’s father died. Henry gave his mother, Amy, £60 12s 3d payable to him out of the manor of Kilkhampton for life, reserving to himself £20 annually.

12/11/1324, Henry de Grenevill acknowledges that he owes to William de Chevereston £100; to be levied, in default of payment, of his lands and chattels in co. Devon. (S) CCRs.

12/25/1324, Walter Prodhome admitted to the Rectory of Alverdiscot Church, on the presentation of Henry, son and heir of Bartholomew de Grenville.

1325, Henry de Grenvile presented to the rectory of Kilkhampton Thomas Stapeldon, brother of Bishop Stapeldon.

2/1/1327, Edward III succeeded Edward II as King of England.

1327, Henry died; buried at Kilkhampton.

3/10/1327, Writ for IPM of Henry de Greynevill. (S) CFRs.

8/10/1327, IPM of Henry de Greynevill. Cornwall: … Theobald, his son, aged 4 years at Whitsunday last, is his next heir. Devon-Somerset: Wemedon. The manor, … (S) CIsPM.

(S) History of the Granville Family, Granville, 1895, P50ff.

Child of Henry and Joanna:

i. Theobald Greynvill (4194496), born 6/1323 in Devon, England.