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Henry del Ortiay

Male - Bef 1242


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  • Name Henry del Ortiay 
    Born of Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1 May 1242  [1, 2
    Person ID I9612  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2018 

    Family Sabina Revel,   d. Bef 2 Apr 1254 
    Married Bef 17 Aug 1222  [1
    Children 
    +1. Richard del Ortiay,   d. Aft Jul 1253
    +2. Pernel del Ortiay
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F4339  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also called Henry de Urtiaco; Henry de Lorty.

      "Sir Henry del Ortiay, described as a knight of Normandy, was in King John's service frorn 1209 onwards, and had from him several grants of forfeited lands. He was constable of Bedford Castle in 1216, and continued in the service of the Crown under Henry III. In March 1224/5 he was appointed, with others, to take charge of Sarum Castle if war should happen in England while the Earl of Salisbury was in Gascony; and in May, with Richard Lovel of Castle Cary and his wife's uncle, Walter de Esselegh (Ashley, Wilts), he aided the sheriff as escort to Winchester Castle of the fifteenth collected for the King in Somerset. Protection was granted, April 1230, to Henry del Ortiay, on going abroad with the King, and in August 1233 he was sent into co. Gloucester on the King's business. He was justice in eyre in Berks and Wilts, 1235." [Complete Peerage]

  • Sources 
    1. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.

    2. [S904] John P. Ravilious, 28 Sep 2003, post to soc.genealogy.medieval., year only.