Name: Gerard BRAYBROOKE , of Colmworth & Horsenden, Sir 1
Birth: ABT 1332 in Colmworth, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England 2
Death: 1 FEB 1402/03 in Horsenden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England 2
Following is excerpted from a post to SGM, 11 Jun 1999, by Robert O'Connor:
From: Robert O'Connor (roconnor AT es.co.nz)
Sir GERARD BRAYBROOKE, Kt., M.P., of Colmworth, Beds. & Horsenden, Bucks., Born c. 1332. M 1st before Easter 1350 Margaret, d. & heir of John Longueville, M.P., of Orton Longueville, Hunts. (See LONGUEVILLE). M 2nd c. May 1369 Isabel (She M 1st Sir Thomas Shirley, M.P., of Lower Ettington, Warw. - See SHIRLEY - She Died 25 April 1393), natural d. of Ralph, 2nd Baron Basset, of Drayton, Staffs. (See BASSET). He joined the entourage of the Black Prince as an esquire, serving both in the Gascon expedition, 1355-7, which culminated in the Battle of Poitiers, & on a subsequent campaign in 1359. Knighted before May 1361. Commissioner for Oyer & Terminer for Beds., Feb. 1363 & June 1371. Appointed to various other Royal Commissions, 1371 to 1402. Member of Parliament for Beds., 1377 & 1390. Died 1 Feb. 1402/3. He had issue by his 1st wife: HoP, 1386-1421, II, pp 343-6, III, p 277 & IV, p 1386 Faris, p 286.
Note: Magna Charta Sureties & Burke's Peerage question the legitimacy of Isabel Basset, but aren't sure, and being sister of the 3rd Baron Basset, she was granddaughter of the 2nd Baron, because her father dvp.
Father: Gerard BRAYBROOKE , of Colmworth & Horsenden, Sir b: ABT 1307 in Colmworth, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
Mother: Isabel HAMPDEN b: ABT 1307 in Great Hampden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England
Margaret de LONGUEVILLE b: ABT 1335 in Orton Longueville, Peterborough, Huntingdonshire, England
BEF APR 1350
in 1st wife 2
- Gerard BRAYBROOKE , of Colmworth & Horsenden, Sir b: BEF OCT 1354 in Colmworth, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
- Reynold BRAYBROOKE , of Cooling Castle, MP, Sir b: ABT 1356 in Cooling Castle, Hoo, Kent, England
Isabel de MEYNELL b: ABT 1339 in Meynell Langley, Belper, Derbyshire, England
2 MAY 1369
in 3rd husband 2nd wife 3
- Title: Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, by David Faris, 2nd Edition 1999, NEHGS
- Title: Newsgroup: soc.genealogy.medieval, at groups - google.com
Page: Robert O'Connor, 11 Jun 1999
- Title: Magna Carta Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson, 2005, Genealogical Publishing Co.