Sir William de Samlesbury Knight
(1227-Bef 1257)
Avina de Notton
(Abt 1231-)
Sir John d'Ewyas
(-Bef 1311)
Cecily de Samlesbury
(-After 1311)
Nicholas d'Ewyas


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Nicholas d'Ewyas

  • Marriage: Joan

bullet  General Notes:

~From the footnotes of The Coucher Book on Chartulary of Whalley-Abbey, Vol. I, pg. 121 823

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 715
The Visitation of Lancashire by William Flower, 1567, show John Devyas, of Yorkshire married to the daughter and one of the heires of Wir William Samlesbury of Samlesbury, Lancashire, Knight. They are shown having a son named Nicholas Devyas who has a daughter, the sole heir who marries Gilbert Sowthworthe of Southworthe. (Southworth)
~Visitation of Lancashire by William Flower, 1567, pg. 26

• Background Information. 823
Nicholas, the son or grandson of Sir John d'Ewyas and Cecily de Samlesbury, died without male issue, leaving a daughter married to Sir Gilbert de Southworh, and her portion of the manor continued in this family until the year 1677, when John Sourthworth, Esq. sold it and the Hall to Thomas Braddyll, Esq. for little more than £2000.

~ The Coucher Book on Chartulary of Whalley-Abbey, Vol. I, pg. 89 & 90

Nicholas married Joan . (Joan wife of Nicholas d'Ewyas was born in 1280.)

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