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John de Brancaster

Male - Bef 1392


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  • Name John de Brancaster  [1
    Born of Colthorpe in Banbury, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth of Banbury, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died Bef 1392  [3, 5
    Person ID I11104  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of FF, Ancestor of FW, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father John de Brancaster,   b. of Banbury, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1354 
    Family ID F6858  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Mile,   d. Bef 1392 
    Children 
    +1. Agnes de Brancaster,   b. of Banbury, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F6464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also de Bracenstre.

      "[I]n 1354 John Brancaster and his wife Margaret held an estate in Banbury, Calthorpe, and Wickham. John received the highest assessment for the poll tax of 1379–81 and in 1378 granted land in Banbury to the hospital of St. John. He was dead by 1392. His daughter Agnes married Richard Danvers of Epwell." [VCH Oxfordshire 10:42-49]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1328] Memorials of the Danvers Family of Dauntsey and Culworth by F. N. Macnamara. London: Hardy & Page, 1895.

    2. [S977] The Blackmans of Knight's Creek: Ancestors and Descendants of George and Maria (Smith) Blackman by Henry James Young. Carlisle, Pennsylvania: 1980.

    3. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013.

    4. [S47] The History of Parliament. Some citations point to entries from the printed volumes not yet added to the online site.

    5. [S777] The Victoria County History of Oxfordshire. Portions online, linked from medievalgenealogy.org.uk.