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Simon de Montagu, 1st Baron Montagu

Nicknames: "de Montagu", "de Montecute", "1st Baron Montacute"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Montacute, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Priory, Burton, Somerset, England
Place of Burial: Bruton Priory, Bruton, Somersetshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of William de Montacute and Beota Bertha de Montagu
Husband of Isabel de Montagu, Baroness Montagu and Hawise de St. Amand
Father of Elizabeth de Montagu and William Montague, 2nd Baron Montague
Brother of Hawise de Neville and Lord John de Montacute

Occupation: - BARON OF SHEPTON
Managed by: Andrew Dean Kemp
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________________________________________________________________________________ http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=68346930 _______________________________________________________________________________

Born: After 1250, Shepton Montagu, Wincanton, Somerset, England Marriage: Hawise DE SAINT-AMAND [2603] Died: 26 Sep 1316, Wincanton, Somersetshire, England Buried: Bruton Abbey, Somersetshire, England

   Other names for Simon were Symon, DE MONTACUTE and DE MONTAIGU.
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[Two generations, Simon I and Simon II, need to be confirmed]

Source <Wikipedia>: "William de Montacute (also known as Montagu), 2nd Baron Montacute (c. 1285-1319) was an English nobleman and courtier of King Edward II.

He was the son of Simon de Montacute, 1st Baron Montacute in 1299 (1250 - 1316/1317) and either Simon's first wife Hawise, or his second wife, Isabella. The Montagu family was a West Country family with roots going back to the Conquest, who held extensive lands in Somerset, Dorset and Devon. ..." __________________________________ Source <http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL1.htm#SimonMontagudied1316B>: "SIMON de Montagu, son of WILLIAM de Montagu & his wife Berthe --- (after 1250-26 Sep 1316, bur Bruton Priory). Confirmation of charters in favour of the canons of Christchurch Twynham, dated 27 Nov 1313, includes a charter under which "Simon de Monte Acuto, son and heir of Sir William de Monte Acuto" confirmed a conveyance made by "William de Monte Acuto" of the town of Pideleton, for the souls of "William his father, and Hawise wife of the said Simon" dated May 1287. He was summoned to parliament 29 Dec 1299, whereby he is held to have become Lord Montagu.

m firstly ([1270]) HAWISE de Saint-Amand, daughter of AMAURY [II] de Saint-Amand & his wife --- (-before May 1287). Confirmation of charters in favour of the canons of Christchurch Twynham, dated 27 Nov 1313, includes a charter under which "Simon de Monte Acuto, son and heir of Sir William de Monte Acuto" confirmed a conveyance made by "William de Monte Acuto" of the town of Pideleton, for the souls of "William his father, and Hawise wife of the said Simon" dated May 1287. m secondly (1287 or before) ISABEL, daughter of --- (-after 1290).

Simon & his [first/second] wife had one child: 1. WILLIAM de Montagu (-Gascony 18 Oct 1319). ..." __________________________________ Source <http://www.geni.com/people/Simon-de-Montagu/6000000001745096178>: "Simon de Montagu, 1st Baron Montagu (c.1250 - 1316) Birthdate: circa 1250 Birthplace: Montacute, Somerset, England Death: Died September 26, 1316 in Priory, Burton, Somerset, England Occupation: - BARON OF SHEPTON

Immediate Family Aufrica of Man, c. 1245 wife Isabel de Montagu, Baroness Montagu wife Elizabeth de Montagu daughter Hawise de St. Amand wife William Montague, 2nd Lord of Mo... son Simon de Montagu father Aufrica de Montagu mother William de Montacute, 1210 father Beota de Montagu mother Hawise de Neville sister" ________________________________ Source <Dictionnaire de la noblesse, contenant les généalogies, l'histoire et la ...> Par François-Alexandre Aubert de La Chesnaye Des Bois: "Pierre De Montfort, IIè du nom, Seigneur de Beaudésert, mourut le quinzième du règne d'Edouard I". II avoit épousé Mathilde, de laquelle il laissa: 1. Jean, qui suit; 2. Et Elisabeth, qui s'est mariée à Guillaume de Montagu, fils de Simon de Montagu." ________________________________ Source <Heraldry, historical and popular> Par Charles Boutell: "The first English subject who is recorded to have quartered arms, so far as it is at present known, was Symon De Montagu, whose Shield, No. 635, Plate XTX., is marshalled as follows in the Roll of Edward II., A.d. 1308-1311 :\emdash "Sire Symon de Montagu, Quartile de Argent e de azure; en les quarters de azure les griffons de or; en les quarters de argent les daunces de goules." (The "daunces" are equivalent to a group of fusils conjoined in fesse across the shield, which is sometimes blazoned as a "dancette" or a fesse dancette'e.) In this composition two distinct coats of arms borne by the Montagues are marshalled together by quartering: that is to say,\emdash 1. "Argent, a fesse engrailed (or dancettee) of three pieces gules," for "William Montague," (Roll of Henry III.); and 2. "azure, a griffin segreant or" for " Simon De Montagu," (Roll of Caerlaverock, A. D. 1300.); Nos. 636 and 636 A, PI. XIX." _______________________________ Source <http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jweber&id=I11492>: "Simon 1st Baron de MONTAGU Birth: BEF 1256 in Shepton Montagu, Wincanton, Somerset, England Death: 26 SEP 1316 in Yardlington, Wincanton, Somerset, England Burial: 2 NOV 1316 Bruton Priory, Somerset, England

Father: Simon de MONTAGU b: ABT 1233 in Shepton Montagu, Wincanton, Somerset, England Mother: Aufric de COURCY, Heiress of Isle of Man b: ABT 1238 in Isle of Man, British Crown dependancy

He married 1stly, circa 1270, Hawise, daughter of Amauri DE ST. AMAND (a). She was dead in 1287. He married, 2ndly, in or before 1287, Isabel, whose parentage is not known. She was living in the spring of 1290. He died 26 September, and was buried 2 November 1316, in Bruton Priory. [Complete Peerage IX:78-80, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]

Marriage 1 Hawise de ST. AMAND b: ABT 1260 in Grendon Underwood, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England Married: ABT 1270 in 1st wife Children 1. William 2nd Baron de MONTAGU, KB b: BEF 1280 in Aston Clinton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England

Marriage 2 Isabel b: ABT 1256 in England Married: BEF 1287 in 2nd wife Children 1. Isabella de MONTAGU b: ABT 1284 in Shepton Montagu, Somerset, England

... Sir Simon [I] married Aufricia, daughter of Fergus, King of Man, descended from Orry, King of Denmark. The Historian records that Aufricia, daughter of Fergus, King of Man, having fled to King Edward when dispossessed by Alexander III, King of Scots, Edward bestowed her in marriage upon Simon, Lord Montague, baron of Shipton Montague, who, by the King's assistance, recovered the island and enjoyed it in her right many years. Their issue was William and Simon, the former succeeded his father and continued the line, the latter was married to Hawise, daughter of Almeric, Lord St. Amand. He had been summoned to parliament from the 28th of Edward I [1300] to the 8th of Edward II [1315], soon after which he died. [Montagues in Great Britain, Terry and Jason Fritts, Gladstone, Missouri]"

Simon married Hawise DE SAINT-AMAND [2603], daughter of Sir Amaury II DE SAINT-AMAND [2608] and Isabel [2623]. (Hawise DE SAINT-AMAND [2603] was born about 1252 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England, died before 1287 in , , England and was buried in Bruton Abbey, Somersetshire, England.)

http://knight-france.com/geneal/names/2602.htm __________________________________________________________________________________

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Simon de Montagu, 1st Baron Montagu's Timeline

1250
1250
Montacute, Somerset, England
1270
1270
Age 20
Shepton Montague, Somerset, , England
1275
1275
Age 25
Cassington, Oxfordshire, England
1290
1290
Age 40
1295
1295
Age 45
England
1316
September 26, 1316
Age 66
Priory, Burton, Somerset, England
November 2, 1316
Age 66
Bruton Priory, Bruton, Somersetshire, England
1928
July 3, 1928
Age 66
July 3, 1928
Age 66
July 3, 1928
Age 66