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Sir Leonard de Carew Knight
Alice Fitz Alan
Sir William Bonville Knight
(Abt 1340-1408)
Margaret Daumarle
(Abt 1347-1399)
Sir Thomas Carew Knight
Elizabeth Bonville
Sir Nicholas Carew Knight


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Sir Nicholas Carew Knight

  • Born: 1394, Moulsford, Berkshire, England
  • Marriage: Joan Courtenay 160,1171
  • Died: Apr 1448, Carew, Pembrokeshire, Wales at age 54

bullet  General Notes:

~Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, pp. 184. 241, 370 599

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 160
Sir Hugh de Courtenay, son of Sir Edward de Courtenay were the parents of Joan Courtenay who married Sir Nicholas Carew, Baron Carew, as her first husband, and Sir Robert de Vere as her second husband.

~Weis's Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700,, 6:32-33

Sir Nicholas Carew, son of Sir Thomas Carew & Elizabeth Bonville, daughter of Sir. William Bonville, of Shute, Devonshire, died 25 May 1447 and was the Baron of Carew of Molesford. Sir Nicholas Carew married Joan Courtenay.

~Weis's Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700,, 28:36-37

• Background Information. 1209
Sir Nicholas Carreu, Knight, was the son of Sir Thomas de Carru and Elizabeth Bonvill. He married Joane, daughter of Sir Hugh Courtenay, Knight, by his first wife Philippa, daughter and heiress of Sir Warren of Haccomb Knight. Sir Nicolas and Joane had issue of Sir Thomas, Nicolas Carreu of Haccomb, Hugh, Alexander Careu of Anthoney & William Careu of Byry, from whom the Carewe of Crocum is descended. Sir Nicholas Carew died 3 May annon 25 King Henry VI.

~"Carew's Pedigree," Collections Towards a Description of the County of Devon, p. 130

• Background Information. 1171
Nicholas Carew,Baron Hydon, aged 22 years 9 Hen. VI, married Joane, daughter of Sir Hugh Courtney of Haccombe and coh. with her mother

~The Visitations of Cornwall: Comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1530, 1573 & 1620, pp. 67, 70

Nicholas married Joan Courtenay, daughter of Sir Hugh de Courtenay Knight and Philippa l'Arcedekne 160.,1171 (Joan Courtenay was born in 1411 in Haccombe, Devon, England and died after 1426 in Carew, Pembrokeshire, Wales.)

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