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John Cheyney
(-Bef 1385)
Joan Muschet
(Abt 1344-)
Sir Lawrence de Pabenham Knight
(Abt 1334-1399)
Elizabeth d’Engaine
(Abt 1341-1387)
Wiliam Cheyney Sheriff of Cambridge
(Abt 1365-Abt 1394)
Katherine de Pabenham
Laurence Cheyney


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Laurence Cheyney

  • Born: 1393, Fen Ditton, Cambridgeshire, England 160
  • Marriage: Elizabeth Cokayne 160
  • Died: 30 Dec 1461, Cambridgeshire, England at age 68 160
  • Buried: Barnwell Priory, Cambridgeshire, England

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 136:32, Laurence Cheney, b. 1392, d. 30 Dec 1461, of Fen Ditton, Cambridge; M.P.; Escheator of Bedford and Buckingham, 1423; sheriff of Cambridge & HUntingdon, 1430, 1435; m. as his first wife, Elizabeth Cokayne, alive 1422, widow of Sir Philip Butler, and daughter of Sir John Cokayne, died 1427 of Bury Hatley, Bedford, chief baron of the exechequer.160

~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. V, "The Heirs of Engaine" Pedigree, p. 80, Laurence Cheyne of Fen Ditton: 40 plus in 1436, d. 30 Dec 1461, bur. in Barnwell Priory, married Elizabeth, daughter of John Cokayne of Bury Hatley. 141

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 1230
The Visitacion of Norffolk, `Sir Frederick Tilney, knight, son and heir, married Elizabeth Cheyney, daughter of Sir Lawrance Cheyney by his wife, a daughter of ______ Cokayne. Sir Lawrance Cheney was the son of Sir William Cheyney by his wife Katherine, daughter and heir of Sir Thomas Alysbery. This Sir William Cheney was the son of Sir Henry Cheyne by the daughter and heir of ____Monchet.

Laurence married Elizabeth Cokayne, daughter of Sir John Cokayne Knight, Chief Baron of Exchequer and Ida de Grey.160 (Elizabeth Cokayne was born in Ashbourne Hall, Derbyshire, England.)

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