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Oliver de Port-St. John, Esquire of Lydiard Tregoze

Oliver de Port-St. John, Esquire of Lydiard Tregoze

Male Abt 1425 - 1497  (~ 72 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 94 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Relationshipwith Mathias St. John
    Born abt. 1425 
    Gender Male 
    Fact 20 Feb 1468 
    1468.
    John Deynes citizen and draper of London, to Thomas Lacy and Robert Goodwyn citizen and draper of London, their executors and assigns. Gift of all his goods and chattels, property, merchandise, wares and debts. Dated 18 January, 7 Edward IV.
    Memorandum of acknowledgment, 19 January.
    Richard Welles, Robert Welles knights, Robert Flemmynge dean of Lincoln, Thomas Dymmoke knight, Thomas Fitzwilliam the elder, Richard Gryffith esquires, Thomas Fitzwilliam the younger, John Elonde, John Stayndrop, William Yerburgh, John Walton, William Sandon and John Toutheby, to Margaret duchess of Somerset, Oliver Seynt John esquire her son, Thomas Billynge one of the justices to hold pleas before the king, John Catesby serjeant at law, Robert Tanfelde of Gatton co. Northampton, William Tanfelde, Thomas Pleyner and Walter Rotheley. Grant of a yearly rent of 140 marks payable in the church of St. Andrew in Holburne for forty years from Michaelmas last at the feasts of St. Botolph and Michaelmas, and bond for payment thereof, with proviso that if the duchess die within that term the said rent shall cease. Dated 20 February, 7 Edward IV.
    [No acknowledgment.]

    https:/​/​www​.british-history​.ac​.uk/​cal-close-rolls/​edw4/​vol1/​pp451-466
     
    Died 3 Apr 1497 
    • 165. OLIVER SEYNT JOHN, esquire.
      Writ of Amotus, 19 November, inquisition 21 January, 14 Henry VII.
      William, late bishop of Ely, John Manyngham, esquire, John Seymor, esquire, William Alyngton, Richard Seyntgeorge, William Manyngham, John Manwyche, John Hyll, clerk, John Asplen, John Muscall, John Bedford, Thomas Stou, Thomas Norreys, and William Wylkes, were seised of the under-mentioned manor in fee, by the gift and feoffment of John Whytokesmede and John Coventre, to the use of Margaret, late duchess of Somerset, her heirs and assigns, and the performance of her last will; and being so seised at the special instance and request of the same Margaret, by their charter they demised the manor aforesaid to the said Margaret, late duchess of Somerset, for the term of her life, with remainder to the said Oliver Seynt John, esquire, son of the same duchess, and to Elizabeth his wife, and the heirs of their bodies between them begotten, with remainder in default to the right heirs of the said duchess for ever; whereby the said duchess was seised of the said manor in her demesne as of free tenement, and died so seised; after whose death the manor remained to the said Oliver Seynt John, and Elizabeth, his wife, and the heirs of their bodies; whereby the said Oliver and Elizabeth entered into the manor aforesaid and were thereof seised in their demesne as of fee tail, by virtue of the charter aforesaid; and they had issue between them one John Seynt John, who survives; and afterwards the said Oliver died seised of the said estate of the said manor, and the said Elizabeth survived him, and continued her possession, and was, and still is seised of the said manor in her demesne as of fee tail by survivorship, by virtue of the demise, aforesaid, and being so seised had the king’s letters patent of pardon of alienation, 12 November, 14 Henry VII.
      He died 3 April, 12 Henry VII. John Seynt John is son and next heir of the same Oliver and Elizabeth of their bodies begotten and is aged 21 and more.
      WILTS. Manor of Leydezard Tregose, worth 20l., held of the king by fealty, and 4s. 8d. rent payable at Easter and Michaelmas equally.
      C. Series II. Vol. 13. (57.)

      https:/​/​www​.british-history​.ac​.uk/​inquis-post-mortem/​series2-vol2/​pp103-132


      Note: reign of Henry VII 1485-1509

      Oliver St. John d. 3 Apr 12 Henry VII (1497)
      John St. John aged 21 or older in 1499 was born on or before 1478.
    Age ~ 72 years 
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I104783479  St. John Origin and Ancestry DNA Database
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2019 

    DNA Tests  1 DNA test is associated with Oliver de Port-St. John, Esquire of Lydiard Tregoze 

    Father Ancestors Sir Oliver de Port-St. John, Knight
              b. Abt 1392, Fonmon Castle, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1437  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Margaret Beauchamp, of Bletso, Bedfordshire, Oxfordshire, and Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire
              b. 1 Jan 1405, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 Aug 1482, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1425  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F3719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Ancestors Living 
    Children 3 children 
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F4471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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