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Alicia Bird (de Malpas)

Also Known As: "Alice"
Birthplace: Hampton Bickerton, Enland, Cheshire, England
Death: after 1410
England (United Kingdom)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of David de Malpas, of Hampton & Bickerton and Katherine Bickerton
Wife of John Bird, of Chorlton
Mother of Agnes Hill; John Bird and Alice Clyve
Sister of Matilda Egerton; John de Malpas, of Hampton & Bickerton; Isabella Erdswick; Margaret Hough and Sibilla Tominson

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About Alicia Bird

Daughter of David de Malpas, of Hampton & Bickerton, & Katherine Bickerton.

Married John Bird, of Chorlton



Alice (should be Katherine*), wife of John Bird of Charlton, whose coheiresses married William Holford, Richard Golborn, Humphrey Hill, and Robert Powell.

  • ~The Visitation of Cheshire in the Year 1580, pp.. 161-162, give's John de Bird's wife's name as Katherine, and John's name as John Bird de Cherleton. It also lists their daughter Agnes married to Humphrey Hill. The rest of the pedigree matches Ormerod's, Vol. II, p. 598 & 641, with the exception that Roger Malpas is the son of William de Malpas and his mistress Beatrix de Montalt rather than his legal wife.
  • page 358 of The history of the county palatine and city of Chester .... Vol. II.  "Malpas of Hampton and Bickley"
    • Ormerod, George; William Smith; William Webb; and Peter Leycester. The history of the county palatine and city of Chester: compiled from original evidences in public offices, the Harleian and Cottonian mss., parochial registers, private muniments, unpublished ms. collections of successive Cheshire antiquaries, and a personal survey of every township in the county, incorporated with a republication of King's Vale royal and Leycester's Cheshire antiquities. (London: Lackington, Hughes, Mavor & Jones, 1819 (London : Nichols, Son, and Bentley)), 2:358.
      • In the family of "David de Malpas, of Hampton and Bickerton" and "Katherine, daughter of Hugh de Bickerton" is listed "Alicia, wife of John Bird, of Chorlton, whose coheiresses married William Holford, Richard Golborne, Humphrey Hill, and Rob Powell"
    • Burke, John, and George Ormerod. A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great Britain and Ireland enjoying territorial possessions or high official rank: but uninvested with heritable honors. (London: Published for Henry Colburn, by R. Bentley, 1834-1838), 1:654.
      • 'Humphrey Hill, of Buntingdale [son of Griffith Hull and Margaret Warren], ... lived in the reigns of Henry V and Henry VI. He m. Agnes, daughter and co-heir of John Bird, and cousin and heiress of David de Malpas, ...'
    • Treswell, Robert; College of Arms (Great Britain); J. Paul (John Paul) Rylands; Augustine Vincent; William Camden; and George Grazebrook. The visitation of Shropshire, taken in the year 1623. (London: [Harleian Society], 1889), 28:243.
    • +In the family of "Gruffithus Hull de Hull in co. Salop [and of Wlonksslowe]" and "Margaretta soror Gruffithi Warren de Ightfeld in co. Salop" is listed "Humfridus Hull vulgo [commonly] Hill de Buntingesdale", who married "Agnes fil. et cohaer. Joh's Bird consanguinia et haeres Davidi de Malpas"
    • Birth year estimated based on estimated birth years of siblings and of children.

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Alicia Bird's Timeline

Hampton Bickerton, Enland, Cheshire, England
England, Cheshire, Hampton Bickerton
Chorlton, Malpas, Cheshire, England (United Kingdom)
Age 23
England (United Kingdom)