Wednesday, July 2, 2014

8388992 Grenvile-Wortham

8388992. Henry de Grenvile & 8388993. Joanna Wortham

~1275, Henry born in Devon, England, heir & s/o 16777984. Sir Bartholomew de Grenvile & 16777985. Amy Vyvyan.
“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.
12/25/1324, 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.
1329, IPM: Henry de Greynevill. Klykhampton 16 acr' rerr' &c. ut de Wynkelegh honore-Cornub'. Bydeford maner' – Devon. Ottery Moon fect' cur' – Devon. Wemedon Maner' – Somerset.
(S) History of the Granville Family, Granville, 1895, P50ff.
Child of Henry and Joanna:
i. Theobald Greynvill (4194496), born 1323 in Devon, England.