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  • ID: I11832
  • Name: William 5th Baron de WILLOUGHBY , of Eresby,Sir 1 2 3 4
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1370 in Willoughby with Sloothby, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England 4
  • Death: 4 DEC 1409 in Eresby Manor, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England 3 4
  • Note:
    William de Willoughby, 5th Lord (Baron) Willoughby de Eresby, KG (c 1401); born c1370; assisted usurpation of Duke of Lancaster (later Henry IV) 1399 and attended the abdication of Richard II in the Tower of London 29 Sep 1399; married 1st by 23 April 1383 Lucy, daughter of 5th Lord (Baron) Strange (of Knockyn); married 2nd after 1 Aug 1402 but before 9 Aug 1404, as the 2nd of her four husbands, Joan, sister and coheir of 4th/6th and last Earl of Kent of the 1321 creation, and died 4 Dec 1409, having by his 1st wife had, with four daughters (including Margery, married 14 Nov 1406, 5th Lord (Baron) FitzHugh and had issue). [Burke's Peerage]

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    BARONY OF WILLOUGHBY OF ERESBY (V) 1396

    WILLIAM (DE WILLOUGHBY), LORD WILLOUGHBY, son and heir, by 1st wife, was born circa 1370 and given seisin of his lands, 27 September 1396. He was summoned to Parliament from 30 November 1396 to 26 October 1409, by writs directed Willelmo de Wilughby; was one of the peers who swore at Westminster, 30 September 1397, to observe the statutes made by Parliament; joined the Duke of Lancaster in Yorkshire, July 1399, shortly after his landing at Ravenspur; was present in the Tower, 29 September 1399, at the abdication of Richard II, to whose imprisonment he agreed, 23 October following, and in the Parliament which met in January 1400/1, when the lands of the Earls of Kent, Huntingdon and Salisbury were declared forfeit. He appears to have taken part in Henry IV's expedition into Scotland, August 1400; K.G. circa 1401; was among those appointed, 13 October 1402, to negotiate with Owain Glyndwr about the ransom of Reynold, Lord Grey (of Ruthin); remained loyal during the Percy rebellion in 1403; a Commissioner to supervise the expulsion of aliens from the realm, 21 February 1403/4; was appointed one of the King's Council, March 1403/4 and again in 1406; a Commissioner for the trial of Archbishop Scrope, June 1405; and was one of the Lords temporal who sealed the Acts settling the succession to the Crown, 7 June and 22 December 1406.

    He married, 1stly, before 23 April 1383, Lucy, daughter of Roger (LESTRANGE), 5th LORD STRANGE, by Aline, daughter of Edmund (FITZALAN), EARL OF ARUNDEL. She was living, 28 April 1398, and was probably buried at Spilsby. He married, 2ndly, between 1 August 1402 and 9 August 1404, Joan, widow of Edmund, "of Langley", DUKE OF YORK (5th son of EDWARD III; died 1 August 1402), sister and coheir of Edmund (DE HOLAND), 4th EARL OF KENT, daughter of Thomas, 2nd EARL OF KENT, by Alice, daughter of Richard (FITZALAN), EARL OF ARUNDEL. He died 4 December 1409 at Edgefield, and was buried at Spilsby. M.I. Joan married, 3rdly (licence 6 September 1410, to marry in the chapel of Faxflete, co. York), as his 2nd wife, Henry (LE SCROPE), 3rd LORD SCROPE (of Masham), who died s.p. 5 August 1415, being beheaded at Southampton. She married, 4thly, between Michaelmas 1415 and 27 April 1416 (pardon for marrying without licence, 14 August following), as his 1st wife, Henry (BROMFLETE), LORD VESSY, who died s.p.m. 16 January 1468/9. She, who was said to be aged 36 in 1416, died s.p. 12 April 1434. [Complete Peerage XII/2:661-3, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]




    Father: Robert 4th Baron de WILLOUGHBY , of Eresby, Sir b: ABT 1349 in Willoughby with Sloothby, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
    Mother: Alice SKIPWITH b: 1355 in Bigby, Caistor, Lincolnshire, England

    Marriage 1 Lucy le STRANGE b: ABT 1367 in Knockin, Oswestry, Shropshire, England
    • Married: 3 JAN 1382/83 in 1st wife 5
    • Married: BEF 23 APR 1383 6 4
    Children
    1. Has Children Robert 6th Baron de WILLOUGHBY , Sir b: ABT 1385 in Eresby Manor, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
    2. Has Children Elizabeth de WILLOUGHBY b: ABT 1388 in Eresby Manor, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
    3. Has Children Thomas WILLOUGHBY , of Parham, Sir b: ABT 1390 in Eresby Manor, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
    4. Has Children Mary WILLOUGHBY b: ABT 1397 in Eresby Manor, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
    5. Has Children Margery de WILLOUGHBY b: ABT 1397 in Eresby Manor, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England

    Marriage 2 Joan de HOLAND , Duchess of York b: ABT 1380 in Upholland, Wigan, Lancashire, England
    • Married: MAR 1405/06 in 2nd husband 2nd wife 7
    • Married: BET 1 AUG 1402 AND 9 AUG 1404 4

    Sources:
    1. Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999
      Page: 219-34
    2. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 3032, 2506
    3. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: XII/2:899
    4. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: XII/2:661--3
    5. Title: Newsgroup: soc.genealogy.medieval, at groups - google.com
      Page: Douglas Richardson, 27 Dec 2001
    6. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 2506
    7. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 161-17
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