About Alice Berners
F, #22505, d. between 1402 and 1403
Father John Barew b. c 1335
Anne Barew married Sir James Berners, son of Sir John Berners and Katherine St. Omer. Anne Barew died between 1402 and 1403.
Family Sir James Berners b. c 1348, d. 1388
Child Richard Berners, Esq.+ b. c 1381, d. 6 Aug 1412
ANNE WIFE OF JAMES BERNERS, KNIGHT
Writ 17 May 1403.
SURREY. Inquisition. Leatherhead 21 May
She held the manor of West Horsley for life by the grant of Henry IV [CPR 1399–1401, pp.82–3] with remainder to Richard son of James Berners and his heirs. It is held of the king in chief of Windsor castle by the service of half a knight’s fee and 6s.8d. every 24 weeks; annual value 40 marks. She died on 14 April. Richard son of James, her heir, is aged 21 years and 12 weeks.
Writ, plura, 29 June 1403.
SURREY. Inquisition. West Horsley 21 Aug
She did hold more, namely the advowson of West Horsley, the park and warren with the manor. They are held of the king in chief of the castle of Windsor, as is the manor, by fealty and rendering 6s.8d. every 24 weeks; annual value 100s. Heir, aged 21 years and more, as above.
C 137/34, no. 18
E 149/82, no. 4
CIPM 18 - Part VIII., Institute of Historical Research