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James Pickering, Speaker of the House of Commons

Male Abt 1332 - 1398  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name James Pickering  [1
    Suffix Speaker of the House of Commons 
    Birth Abt 1332  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Death 1398  [2, 3
    Person ID I1378  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DK, Ancestor of LD, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of UKL, Ancestor of XYZ
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2021 

    Father Robert de Pickering,   b. Bef 1290   d. Aft Nov 1351 (Age > 62 years) 
    Mother Maud 
    Marriage Bef 4 Feb 1332  [3
    Family ID F5085  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes 
    Children 
    +1. Joan de Pickering,   b. Abt 1360   d. Between 1 May 1426 and 12 Jun 1426 (Age ~ 66 years)
    Family ID F5052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2015 

  • Notes 
    • Knight of the shire for Westmorland, 1362; Westmorland, 1365; Cumberland, 1368; Westmorland, Oct 1377; Westmorland, 1378; Westmorland, 1379; Westmorland, Oct 1382; Yorkshire, Feb 1383; Yorkshire, Nov 1384; Yorkshire, Sep 1388; Yorkshire, Nov 1390; Yorkshire, Sep 1397.

      His eventful public life is chronicled in his History of Parliament entry. On 2 Feb 2013, John Watson posted a well-documented overview of the Pickering family to SGM, in the process correcting some errors in the HoP account.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5159] The Parliamentary Representation of the County of York, 1258-1832 ed. A. Gooder. 2 volumes. Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 1935-38.

    2. [S344] John Watson, 18 Jul 2014, post to soc.genealogy.medieval.

    3. [S815] John Watson, 2 Feb 2013, post to soc.genealogy.medieval.