Isabel de Birkin
- Born: Laxton, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England
- Marriage: Robert I de Everingham 141,1201
- Died: Bef 14 Jul 1252, England
Information about this person:
• Web Reference: The History of Laxton.
Matilda de Caux, married as her second husband, Adam de Birkin. Adam's father, Peter de Birkin, was married to Emma de Lasceles, also from West Riding. Matilda de Caux and Adam de Birkin had a son named John, who was the heir of Matilda and the manor at Laxton passed first to him, then to his daughter Isabella de Birkin, who married Robert de Everingham.
• Background Information. 1201
Robert de Everingham, and Isabell his wife, sister and heir of Thomas de Birkin, 15 Henry III made the like fine of two hundred marks for the same seisin, and did homage Nov. 21. The jury, 36 Henry III. said that Isabell de Everingham, and her ancestors had the custody of the forest of Shirewode; and for that, the forreign service of twelve knights fees and an half was released to her ancestors by the kings ancestors. Her son Adam de Everingham, had the suit with William Burdolf, mentioned in Shelford, for the advowson of that priory.
"Laxton, Lexington & Morehouse," Thoroton's History of Nottinghamshire, Vol. III, pp. 205-212
• Family Background. 141
Adam, father of Sir Robert to Everingham, did homage and had livery of his mother's lands, 12 Aug 1252, was the son and heir of Robert de Everingham (who died in June 1246), by Isabel (who died shortly before 14 Jul 1252 - Ch. Inq. p.m., Hen. III, file 13, no. 10), sister and heir of Thomas Birkin (who d. s.p. shortly before 10 Oct 1230), and daughter of John de Birkin, which John and Thomas were of Laxton, Notts, and Birkin, co, York, &c., and Keepers of Sherwood Forest. The said Robert and Isabel had livery of her inheritance 21 Nov 1230, and after his death, she did homage and had livery of her lands, 10 Jul 1246. [Fine Rolls, 11 Hen III, mm. 16, 9, 8]
~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. V, pp. 184-185, footnote (c)
Isabel married Robert I de Everingham 141.,1201 (Robert I de Everingham was born in Laxton, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England and died in Jun 1246 in England 141.)