23639708. Lord Richard de Houghton
~1260, Richard de Hoghton born in England, s/o Adam de Hoghton & Aurelia Howick.
~1290, Richard’s father died, his brother Adam the heir.
7/1/1301, Between Richard [not this Richard], son of Richard de Hoghton, plaintiff, and Richard [this Richard], son of Adam de Hoghton, deforciant of 7 messuages, 2 carucates, 4 oxgangs, and 40 acres of land, 4 acres of meadow, and 13 shillings and 9 pence rent in Greymesargh, Lyvesaye, Whythull, Ecleshull and Etheleston. … Richard, son of Adam, and his heirs, rendering yearly a rose … remainder to Joan, sister of Richard, son of Richard, and the heirs of her body, to hold as aforesaid; like remainder to Margery, sister of Joan, and her heirs; remainder to Richard, son of Adam, and his heirs. (S) Final Concords for Lancashire, Pt1, 1899, no.102.
1/30/1302, To the sheriff of Lancaster. Order to cause Richard de Hoghton to have seisin … in Wythenill, … Adam son of Adam de Hoghton is dead and that Richard is his brother and next heir. (S) CCRs.
1304, Siegrith [or Siota] widow of Richard son of Margery de Chipping claimed dower in lands held by Richard de Hoghton, Agnes widow of Adam de Hoghton, … (S) De Banco Roll, 149.
1/27/1306 at Westminster, Between Robert de Shireburne, plaintiff, and Richard, son of Adam de Hoghtone, deforciant of a messuage and 4 acres of land in Wythenul, and 2 parts of the manor of Gosenargh … (S) Final Concords for Lancashire, Pt1, 1899, no.142.
7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.
4/25/1309, Quitclaim of rights of dower of Matilda, widow of Richard of Grimeschagh … Witnesses: Richard de Hoghton, … (S) UKNA.
1311, Richard de Hoghton held Gunolfsmoors and Whittle-le-Woods by the service of half a knight's fee.
1312, Richard son of Adam de Hoghton gave land in Chipping to his daughter Margery wife of Thomas de Hothersall.
1312, Richard (23639708) son of Adam de Hoghton granted to Richard (11819854) his son his manors of Alston, Hothersall and Dilworth, together with the services of all the free tenants.
6/17/1313, Between Richard, son of Richard de Hoghton, plaintiff, and Richard, son of Adam de Hoghton, deforciant of 100 acres of pasture … (S) Final Concords for Lancashire, Pt2, 1902, no.45.
1313-14, Henry son of Richard de Withnell granted a third part of the mill to Richard son of Richard de Hoghton. (S) Hist. of Lancaster, V6, 1911, Withnell.
1314, Quitclaim of one acre of land in the vill of Nunwell lying next to the land of Richard de Houghton. (S) UKNA.
1316, Thomas son of Sir Adam de Hoghton released to Richard (11819854) son of his brother Richard de Hoghton (23639708) all his claim to the manor of Alston and lands in Hothersall, Dilworth, Goosnargh, &c.
1318, Richard died.
10/27/1318, To the sheriff of Lancaster. Order to cause a verderer for the forest of Lancaster, belonging to Thomas, earl of Lancaster, to be elected in place of Richard de Houghton, deceased. (S) CCRs.
(S) Hist. of Lancaster, V6, 1911, Hoghton. (S) Ancestry of John Barber White, White, 1913, P197. (S) Victoria History, Lancashire, V7, 1912.
Children of Richard and ?:
i. Joan de Houghton, born ? in England.
Joan married William de Greystock. (S) Final Concords for Lancashire, Pt1, 1899, (fn.11).
ii. Richard de Houghton (11819854), born ~1280 in England.
ii. Margery de Houghton, born ? in England.
Margery married Thomas de Hothersall.