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Wiliam Cheyney Sheriff of Cambridge
(Abt 1365-Abt 1394)
Katherine de Pabenham
Sir John Cokayne Knight, Chief Baron of Exchequer
(Abt 1370-1429)
Ida de Grey
(Abt 1368-1426)
Laurence Cheyney
Elizabeth Cokayne
Elizabeth Cheyney
(Abt 1425-1173)


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Frederick Tilney

Elizabeth Cheyney

  • Born: Abt 1425, Fen Ditton & Long Stanton, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Marriage: Frederick Tilney 141,160,1229,1230
  • Died: 1173 about age -252

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 136:33, Elizabeth Cheney, daughter of Laurence Cheney and Elizabeth Cokayne, married first, Sir Frederick Tylney, who was dead by 1447, of Ashwellthrope, Norfolk & Boston, Lincoln, son of Sir Philip Tylney, d. 1453, of Boston, Lincolnshire, Canon Residentiary of Lincoln Cathedral, by wife Isabel Thorpe, died 1436, daughter and heir of Edmund 5th Lord Thorpe, who died 1418, of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 160

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

• Web Reference.
Elizabeth Cheney from Wikipedia.

• Background Information. 141
, daughter and coheir of Edmund de Thrope by his wife Joan Northwode, married Philip Tylney and died 10 Nov 1436, being buried at Ashwellthorpe. M.I. Philip Tylney, who became a Canon Residentiary of Lincoln Cathedral, died 30 Oct 1453 and was buried with her. M.I. Their 1st son and heir, Frederick Tylney, of Boston, Lincs, married Elizabeth, daughter of Lawrence Cheney, of Ditton, co. Cambridge, and had an only daughter and heir, Elizabeth.

On the deaths of Frederick Tylney and of Joan, his aunt, both abovenamed, Ashwellthorpe and the rest of the Thorpe inheritance vested in Elizabeth last named, as heir of entail, before her 1st marriage. She also became entitled de jure to the Barony of Thorpe, as sole representative thereof.

Elizabeth married, 1stly, Sir Humphrey Bourchier (son and heir apparent of Sir John Bourchier [Lord Berners]), who died v.p., being slain at Barnet, 14 April 1471.

Eliazabeth married, 2ndly, as his 1st wife, 30 April 1471, Thomas (Howard) Duke of Norfolk (so created 1 Feb 1513/4, after her death), and died, as Countess of Surrey, 4 April 1497.

~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. XIIA, pp. 723-725

• Background Information. 1230
The Visitacion of Norffolk, Philip Tilney who married Isabella, daughter and heir of Edmund Thorpe, were the parents of`Sir Frederick Tilney, knight, son and heir, who married Elizabeth Cheyney, daughter of Sir Lawrance Cheyney by his wife, a daughter of ______ Cokayne.

Elizabeth married Frederick Tilney, son of Sir Philip Tilney Knight and Isabel de Thorpe 141,160,1229.,1230 (Frederick Tilney was born about 1423 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England and died before 1 Dec 1446 in Ashwellthorpe, Depwade, Norfolk, England 141,160.)

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