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  • ID: I10273
  • Name: Walter de CALVERLEY , Sir 1 2 3
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1402 in Calverley, Yorkshire West Riding, England 3
  • Death: BEF 5 MAR 1466/67 4 5
  • Note:
    Note: Even though AR and MCS state, in a correction to their prior lines, that Walter Calverley was a son by a previous wife, Paul Reed, researching with original sources, charters, etc., has proven that Walter's mother was Joan Bigod, as AR & MCS originally had it, except she was a daughter of the prior generation.

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    Walter Calverley, or Scot, fl. 1429, d. 1466; m. Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Thomas Markenfield. [Magna Charta Sureties]

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    A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great
    Britain and Ireland Vol I
    Page 673

    CALVERLEY, OF THE BROAD AND OF EWELL CASTLE.

    Lineage.

    This ancient family, originally bearing the name of Scott, was founded by

    JOHN SCOTT, who came to England in the suite of the Lady Maud, on that princess's marriage with HENRY I. He espoused Larderina, daughter of Alphonsus Gospatrick, a person of great note in those days, and thereby acquired the lordship of Calverly in Yorkshire, with several other manors. His son and heir,

    JOHN SCOTT, Lord of Calverley in right of his mother, was steward of the household to empress MAUD. He m. the daughter of Sir John Lutterell, knt. of Hooton Pannal, and was s. by his eldest son,

    WALTER SCOTT, or CALVERLEY, of Calverley, who gave to the chapel of the
    blessed Virgin Mary, at York, the vicarage of Calverley, temp. HENRY II. He wedded Joan, daughter of Sir John Swillington, knt. and had issue,

    1. WILLIAM, his heir.
    2. Robert (Sir), knt.
    3. Henry.
    4. Thomas, who acquired the lands of Newton, and was ancestor of the SCOTTS of that place.
    5. Barnard, who d. unmarried.
    6. Mary, m. to Jeffrey, son of Peter de Arthington.

    The eldest son,
    WILLIAM SCOTT, or CALVERLEY, of Calverley, living in the first year of the reign of HENRY III. married Mabel, daughter of Sir Nicholas Stapleton, knt. and was s. by his son,

    WALTER SCOT, or CALVERLEY, of Calverley, living in 1273, who wedded the dau. of Sir John Normanville, and had several sons from one of whom descended the Calverleys of Hayton, Clareborough, Lound, &c. in Nottinghamshire. The eldest,

    WILLIAM SCOT, or CALVERLEY, of Calverley, the last who retained the name of Scot m. temp. EDWARD III. a daughter of Sir John Goldsbrough, of Goldsbrough, knt. and was s. by his eldest son,

    SIR JOHN DE CALVERLEY, of Calverley, living in the reign of EDWARD III. whom. Johanna, daughter or niece of Sir Simon Ward, and had a son and heir,

    JOHN DE CALVERLEY, of Calverley, high-sheriff of the county of Rutland, and one of the esquires to the queen, temp. RICHARD II. This gentleman engaging in the wars, on the king's part, was taken prisoner and beheaded. Leaving no issue, he was s. by his brother,

    WALTER CALVERLEY, of Calverley, who m. twice, but had issue only by his second wife, Margery, dau. of John de Dineley, namely,

    WALTER, his heir. John (Sir), who was slain in battle, fighting for King HENRY IV.
    The elder son and successor,

    WALTER CALVERLEY, of Calverley, espoused Joanna, daughter of Sir John Bygod,of Sterrington, knt. and had issue. In this Walter's time, Calverley church being rebuilt,his arms were cut or plated in the woodwork there. He was s. by his son,

    WALTER CALVERLEY, of Calverley, living in 1429, who wedded Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Thomas Mackingfield, knt. and had several children, viz.


    Arms--Sa. an inescutcheon arg. with a?? orle of eight horned owls of the second.

    Crest--A horned owl arg.

    Motto--En Caligine veritas.

    Estates--EWELL ESTATE, with the manors of Fitznells or Fennells, Shawford or Roxley and Buttailes or Buttolphs, purchased in 1784. The castle was bought and the mansion erected by the present proprietor in 1812. THE BROAD acquired in 1658; the estate has since been enlarged by purchase of the manor of Warlington and thegreat tithes of Hellingley, with several farms; also several farms at Brinchley andLamberhurst, in Kent; and in Sussex, inherited from the Forbes.

    Town Residence--Berkeley Square.

    Seats--The Broad; Hellingley, Sussex; Ewell Castle, Surrey.




    Father: Walter de CALVERLEY , Sir b: ABT 1365 in Calverley, Yorkshire West Riding, England
    Mother: Joan (Joanna) BIGOD b: ABT 1380 in Settrington, Yorkshire East Riding, England

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth MARKENFIELD b: ABT 1410 in Markenfield Hall, Ripon, Yorkshire, England
    • Married: 1 MAR 1415/16 6
    Children
    1. Has Children Miss de CALVERLEY b: ABT 1442 in Calverley, Yorkshire West Riding, England

    Sources:
    1. Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999
      Page: 156-35
    2. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 87-12
    3. Title: Newsgroup: soc.genealogy.medieval, at groups - google.com
      Page: Paul C. Reed (reedpcgen), 2 Aug 2000
    4. Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999
      Page: 156-35
      Text: 1466
    5. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 87-12
      Text: 1466
    6. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 95-12
      Text: marriage covenant
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