Hugh de Eland
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 825
Hugh de Eland, son of Hugo de Eland, son of Henry de Elond and his wife Lady de Whiteword, had two children:
John de Eland, who succeeded his father
Margery de Eland, who married Gilbert de Notton.
~ The Coucher Book or the Chartulary of Whalley Abbey, Vol. III, p. 641
• Background Information. 861
Hugh de Eland in 1292 released to Sir John de Byron and his wife Joan and their heirs of Sir John, all his rights in lands &c, in the vill of Butterworth, excepting the lorship of vill, 22s., yearly rent, and the homage and service of Richard son of Gilbert de Butterworth for 2 oxgangs of land [Byron Chartul. no. 8/154].
~ A History of the County of Lancaster: Volume 5, Township: Butterworth, pp. 213-222