Name: Otho (Otes\Otys) GILBERT , of Compton Castle, Esq 1 2
Birth: 24 MAR 1418/19 in Compton Castle, Marldon, Devon, England 1
Death: BEF 5 AUG 1493 1
The following is exerpted from a post, 31 Jan 1999, from Ronny Bodine:
From: RBodine996 (rbodine996 AT aol.com)
Subject: Re: CHAMPERNOUN OF MODBURY, DEVONSHIRE PART 2 of 2
Elizabeth Hill, m. Otes Gilbert as his 2nd wife.
Otho Gilbert, of Compton, Devonshire was born at Compton 24 Mar 1419 and baptised in the Church of St. John the Baptist at Marledon. He died 2 Feb 1493. Sheriff ofDevonshire 1475-6, he was a Yorkist and was the first on the list of those to receive knighthood if Edward V had been crowned. His IPM was taken at Exeter 5 Aug 1493 and cancelled 17 Nov 1514 because it was not indented as the statute required.
Re: Pole's Devon, p. 280; IPM, Henry VII, 1: no. 755; Lists and Indexes, 9: 36; Devon and Cornwall Notes & Queries, 20: 63; Paget's Prince of Wales, 2: 472; Vivian, p. 405, 486.
Among the children of Elizabeth Hill and Otho Gilbert was Joan (or Jane), the wife of Sir John Norbury (c1443-1504) about whom you presumably have the full range of biographical data.
Father: Otto GILBERT , of Compton Castle, Sir b: 1396 in Compton Castle, Marldon, Devon, England
Elizabeth HILL b: ABT 1425 in Shilston Barton Manor, Modbury, Kingsbridge, Devon, England
- Joan (Jane) GILBERT b: ABT 1445 in Compton Castle, Marldon, Devon, England
- Isabel (Isabella) GILBERT b: ABT 1454 in Compton Castle, Marldon, Devon, England
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Page: Ronny Bodine, 31 Jan 1999
- Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
Text: father of Isabel