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Nicholas Brome

Male Abt 1450 - 1516  (~ 66 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Nicholas Brome was born about 1450 in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England (son of John Brome and Beatrice Shirley); died on 10 Oct 1516; was buried in Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1450, of Brome, Warwickshire, England
    • Alternate death: 10 Oct 1517

    Notes:

    Also called Nicholas Brown. Sheriff of Warwickshire and Leicestershire, 1504-05.

    See the entry for his father for his part in a revenge tragedy.

    Nicholas married Dorothy Arundell about 20 Sep 1473. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Constance Brome died on 30 Sep 1551.

    Nicholas married Katherine Lampeck after Jul 1496. Katherine died after Jan 1507. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Brome died before 18 Mar 1567; was buried in St. Clement's, Solihull, Warwickshire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Brome was born in in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England (son of John Brome and Jane Rody); died about 5 Nov 1468 in London, England; was buried in Whitefriars, London, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1468
    • Alternate death: Bef 2 Nov 1469

    Notes:

    He was an attorney, one of the conservators of the peace for Warwickshire 1451-61, and one of the commissioners of array for that county in 1459-60. He was a Lancastrian. MP for Warwick 1429, 1432, and 1433.

    "In 1468, while assisting at Mass in the church of the White Friars in London, he was called out to the porch of the church and stabbed to death by John Herthill in a dispute over a mortgage; when offered payment earlier by Herthill, Brome had kept the land. In 1471 Nicholas Brome avenged his father by killing Herthill, for which crime he was ordered to find a priest to say mass daily for two years in the church of Baddesley Clinton for the souls of both victims, and to pay to the widow Elizabeth Herthill 33s 4d." [F. N. Craig, "Maternal Ancestry of Governor Thomas Dudley", citation details below.]

    John Brome (d. 1468) = Beatrix Shirley (d. 1483)
    Nicholas Brome = Elizabeth Arundel
    Margaret Brome = Thomas Marrow
    Dorothy Marrow = Francis Cockaine
    Barbara Cockaine = John Ferrers
    Dorothy Ferrers (d. 1594) = Edward Holte (1541-1592)
    Thomas Holte (d. 1654) = Grace Bradburne
    Edward Holte (d. 1643) = Elizabeth King
    Grace Holte = George Hampson (d. 1677)
    George Hampson (d. 1724) = Mary Coghill (b. 1668)
    Rebecca Hampson (1693-1733) = William Austen (1701-1737)
    George Austen (1731-1805) = Cassandra Leigh (1739-1827)
    Jane Austen (1775-1817)

    John married Beatrice Shirley. Beatrice (daughter of Ralph Shirley and Joan Basset) died on 10 Jul 1483; was buried in Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Beatrice Shirley (daughter of Ralph Shirley and Joan Basset); died on 10 Jul 1483; was buried in Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England.
    Children:
    1. Isabel Brome died about 1540.
    2. 1. Nicholas Brome was born about 1450 in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England; died on 10 Oct 1516; was buried in Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Brome was born in in of Warwick, Warwickshire, England (son of Robert Brome and (Unknown) Stonley); died before 1436.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Brome, Warwickshire, England
    • Alternate death: Abt 1436

    Notes:

    Burgess for Warwick, 1406.

    John married Jane Rody. Jane (daughter of Thomas Rody) was born in in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Jane Rody was born in in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England (daughter of Thomas Rody).

    Notes:

    Or Rody.

    Children:
    1. 2. John Brome was born in in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England; died about 5 Nov 1468 in London, England; was buried in Whitefriars, London, England.

  3. 6.  Ralph Shirley was born on 23 Apr 1391 in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England (son of Hugh Shirley and Beatrice Brewes); died about 1443 in France; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1390

    Notes:

    Also known as Ralph Basset. Sheriff of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, 1420-22. Knight of the shire for Leicestershire. He served as a young man in the French campaigns of Henry V. He was present at the siege of Harfleur, but was prevented by illness from taking command of his retinue at Agincourt.

    Ralph married Joan Basset. Joan (daughter of Thomas Basset and Margery Mering) died on 14 May 1419; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Joan Basset (daughter of Thomas Basset and Margery Mering); died on 14 May 1419; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

    Notes:

    She was initially buried at Ratcliffe-upon-Soar in Nottinghamshire, but later reburied beside her husband in the Lady Chapel of the collegiate church of Newark in Leicester.

    Children:
    1. 3. Beatrice Shirley died on 10 Jul 1483; was buried in Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Robert Brome was born in in of Bromesplace, Warwickshire, England (son of Robert Brome and Margery Brooke).

    Notes:

    Lawyer; steward of the courts of Thomas de Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick. MP for Warwick in 1366, 1368, and Nov 1384.

    Robert married (Unknown) Stonley. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  (Unknown) Stonley (daughter of William Stonley).
    Children:
    1. 4. John Brome was born in in of Warwick, Warwickshire, England; died before 1436.

  3. 10.  Thomas Rody was born in in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England (son of William de Rody).
    Children:
    1. 5. Jane Rody was born in in of Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire, England.

  4. 12.  Hugh Shirley was born about 1362 in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England (son of Thomas de Shirley and Isabel de Meynell); died on 22 Jul 1403 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.

    Notes:

    Master of the Hawks to Henry IV. Grand Falconer of Ireland. Killed fighting for the king at Shrewsbury.

    Hugh married Beatrice Brewes before 1383. Beatrice (daughter of Peter de Brewes and Joan Howard) was born about 1366; died in 1440. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  5. 13.  Beatrice Brewes was born about 1366 (daughter of Peter de Brewes and Joan Howard); died in 1440.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1365

    Notes:

    She and her brother John de Brewes were long held to be offspring of Peter de Brewes by his wife Joan de Percy, but a growing consensus appears to be that Peter de Brewes and Joan de Percy were divorced in 1352 (after which she married Alan Cheney), that Peter de Brewes then married as his second wife Joan Howard daughter of John Howard and Alice de Bois, and that John and Beatrice were children of Peter de Brewes's second marriage. This is discussed in detail in an article by P. W. Mackenzie, "The Maternity of John and Beatrix de Brewes", and a brief followup by Doug Thompson, "Additional Circumstantial Evidence Suggesting that the Second Wife of Peter de Brewes was Joan Howard."

    Children:
    1. Joan Shirley
    2. Isabel Shirley
    3. 6. Ralph Shirley was born on 23 Apr 1391 in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England; died about 1443 in France; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

  6. 14.  Thomas Basset was born in in of Brailsford, Derbyshire, England (son of John Basset and Joan Brailsford).

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Flodborough, Derbyshire, England

    Thomas married Margery Mering. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  7. 15.  Margery Mering (daughter of William Mering and Elizabeth Nevill).
    Children:
    1. 7. Joan Basset died on 14 May 1419; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.