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James Baskerville

Birthplace: Eardisley, Herefordshire, , England
Death: Died in Hereford, Herefordshire, , England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Walter Baskerville and Anne Verch Baskerville
Husband of Elizabeth Baskerville and Grace Godard
Father of Sybill Whitney; John Baskerville; Sir Thomas Baskerville; Humphrey Baskerville; James BASKERVILLE and 5 others
Brother of John Baskerville; Elizabeth Baskerville and Thomas BASKERVILLE

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About Sir James Baskerville, Lord of Eardisley

  • Sir James Baskerville1
  • M, b. circa 1486, d. 13 November 1546
  • Father Sir Walter Baskerville b. 1462, d. 4 Sep 1508
  • Mother Anne verch Morgan b. 1456, d. c 1494
  • Sir James Baskerville married Elizabeth Breynton, daughter of John Breynton and Sybil Milbourne. Sir James Baskerville was born circa 1486 at of Eardisley, Hereford, England. He died on 13 November 1546.
  • Family Elizabeth Breynton b. c 1488, d. a 1543
  • Children
    • Eleanor Baskerville b. c 1509
    • Walter Baskerville b. c 1515
    • Elizabeth Baskerville b. c 1518
    • Alice Baskerville b. c 1521
    • Sybil Baskerville+ b. c 1524
    • Thomas Baskerville b. c 1527
    • Humphrey Baskerville b. c 1529, d. 1572
  • Citations
  • 1.[S9396] Unknown author, Some Early English Pedigrees, by Vernon M. Norr, p. 18.
  • From:
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  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great Britain and ... By John Burke
  • Pg. 90
  • SIR JAMES BASKERVILLE, knt. of Erdisley, sheriff of Hereford, 28th HENRY VI. 4th EDWARD IV. and 14th HENRY VII. which office had been frequently filled by his ancestors. This gentleman espoused Sibill, daughter of Walter Devereux, Lord Ferrers, of Chartley,* and had issue, .....
  • Pg. 91
  • Sir James Baskerville was s. by his son,
  • SIR WALTER BASKERVILLE, knt. of Erdisley, sheriff of Hereford, 9th of EDWARD IV. who was created a knight of the bath, on the marriage of Prince ARTHUR, in 1501. He m. first, Anne, daughter of Morgan ap Jenkin ap Philip, of Pencoyd, and had issue,
    • I. SIR JAMES BASKERVILLE, knt. of Erdisley, who m. Elizabeth, daughter and co-heir of John Breynton, of the county of Herford, and had, with several daughters, five sons, viz.
      • 1. JAMES (Sir), of Erdisley, sheriff of Hereford 34th of HENRY VIII. m. Catherine, daughter of Walter, Viscount Hereford, but d. s. p. in 1573.
      • 2. JOHN, of Erdisley, whose male line terminated in 1617, upon the demise, issueless, of his great grandson, SIR HUMPHREY BASKERVILLE, knt. of Eardesley, sheriff of Hereford in 1610.
      • 3. THOMAS (sir), of Brinsop, county of Herford, called in Nash's Worcestershire, of Wolves Hill, in the county of Worcester. This gentleman m. Eleanor, dau. and co-heir of Richard Abington, esq. of Brockhampton, in the county of Hereford, and relict of John Dansey, esq. of Brinsop, by whom he had an only daughter and heiress, ....
      • 4. Walter, of Erdisley, who m. Jane, relict of Thomas Thame, of Stovil or Stowell, but d. s. p.
      • 5. HUMPHREY, of Aberedow and Lambedr, in the county of Radnor, which estates he acquired in marriage with Eleanor, dau. and heiress of John ap Gwillem. His
      • Pg. 92
      • great-great-great grandson and representative, .....
    • II. John, (second son of Sir Walter Baskerville, by the daughter of Ap Philip) who left a son Henry.
    • III. Thomas, of Pontrilas. *
    • IV. Elizabeth, wife of Kynard Delabere, or according to some, of Sanacre Delabere, of Kynardsley.
  • Sir Walter m. secondly, Elizabeth, daughter of Henry ap Melo ap Harry, of Poston, by whom he had further issue,
    • V. Philip.
    • VI. Edward.
    • VII. William.
    • VIII. James, from whom some assume the Netherwood branch to be descended.
    • IX. Simon, of whom are just about to treat.



  • The visitation of Herefordshire made by Robert Cooke, Clarencieux, in 1569 (1886)
    • Baskervile (of Eardisley, R. 106 (ped.)). Harl. 6:5, ff. 23b, 24.
  • Sir John Baskervile (4 H. IV.) = doughter to Symon abruges.; ch: Sir John (m. _ Audeley), Rulf (m. Anne Blakett) Baskervile.
  • Sir John Baskervile (b. 1408, d. 1455.) = . . . doughter to Lord Audeley.; ch: Sir James (m. Sybil Devereulx), John (m. Elynor Holcott), Humfreye Baskervile.
  • Sir James Baskervile (H. S. 38 H. VI.) = Sybil, doughter to Sir Walter Devereulx.; ch: Sir Walter (m. dau. of Morgan John Ap Philipes), John, dau. (m. _ Roden), Philipe Baskervile
  • Sir Walter Baskervile (d.1505). = . . . doughter to Morgan John Ap Philipes of Penecoyte, (Morgan of Pencoed, see Philllips' Glam., Ped. 37. Also see "Notices of Pencoyd Castle" by Octavius Morgan, 1864.); ch: Sir James (m. Elizabethe Abreyton (Breynton)), John (2 sonne), Sir Philipe (3 sonne), Thomas (4 sonne), Elizabethe (m. Senacre Delabere) Baskervile
  • Sir James Baskervile of Heredisley in the conty of Hereforde, Knight, mar. (d. 1546) = Elizabethe, doughter to John Abreyton (Breynton); ch: (Pg.8 Sir James (m. Elizabethe. d. of Viscounte Hereforde), Sir Thomas (m. Elinor Abington), Walter (m. Jane Grevill), Humfrey (m. Elynor Aguilliam), Sybill (m. Sir Robert Whitney), Elizabethe (m. Charles Vaughan) Baskervile)
    • Delabere (of Kinnersley and Tibberton. See Harl. Soc. (Glos.) xxi.49) Harl. 615, ff.10b, 11. CONT.
  • Sir Richard Delabere, mar. = Elizabethe,(1) doughter to William Morrys (Norreys, Glos. Visit. 1623, p. 49.); ch: Thomas (dau. Inglefelde), A dau. (m. Thos. Berington), William (sans yssue), Richard (died sans yssue), George (m. Sybill Walwin), Sanacre (m. Elizabethe Baskervile) Delabere.
  • Sanacre (d. 1551), mar. Elizabethe doughter to Sir James Baskervile.; ch: Elizabeth (m. Sir Michael(2) Lyster) Delabere
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