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Eleanor Stawell (Merton)

Also Known As: "Eleanor Merton Stowell", "Eleanor Martyn"
Birthplace: Merton, Devon, England
Death: 1380 (30-39)
Merton, Devon, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Richard Merton, of Merton and Margaret Merton
Wife of Sir Peter de Veel, Kt. and Sir Mathew Stawell, Kt.
Mother of Margery Lyffe, of Corypole; Edith Frampton and Sir Thomas Stawell, Kt., MP
Sister of Agnes de Merton and Joan de Merton
Half sister of Agnes de Merton, (posthumous)

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About Eleanor Stawell

  • Eleanor Merton1,2,3
  • F, #94965, b. circa 1360
  • Father Sir Richard de Merton2,3 b. c 1325
  • Eleanor Merton was born circa 1360 at of Merton & Sutcombe, Devonshire, England.1 She married Sir Matthew Stowell circa 1379.2,3
  • Family Sir Matthew Stowell b. c 1345
  • Child
    • Sir Thomas Stowell, Sheriff of Devonshire+1,2,3 b. c 1380, d. 14 Feb 1439
  • Citations
  • 1.[S15] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, p. 329-330.
  • 2.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 172.
  • 3.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 590.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p3161.htm#... __________________________
  • The visitation of the county of Somerset in the year 1623 (1876)
  • https://archive.org/details/visitationofcoun00byustge
  • https://archive.org/stream/visitationofcoun00byustge#page/n119/mode...
  • Pg.106
    • Stowell. Pg.106-107
  • Sir Ralph Stowell. had
  • Sir Pagen Stowell. had
  • Sir Raphe Stowell. had
  • Sir Pagen Stowell Knt. = d. of Palton. had
  • Sir Leonard Stowell Knt. = d. of Somerton. had
  • Sir Hen. Stowell Knt. = d. and h. of Sir Mathew of Stratton. had
  • Sir Nicholas Stowell Knt. = d. of John Clevedon. had
  • Sir Nicholas Stowell Knt. = Christian d. of Wm. Russell. had
  • Sir Adam Stowell Knt. = d. of Trompington. had
  • Sir Mathew Stowell Knt. = d. of Brent. had
  • Sir Jefferie Stowell Knt. = Jane d. and h. of John Columbers. had
  • Sir Jefferie Stowell. = Julian d. and h. of Sir Walter Gasselyn Knt. had
  • Sir Mathew Stowell Knt. = Elinor d. and h. of Sir Rich. Martyn. had
  • https://archive.org/stream/visitationofcoun00byustge#page/n120/mode...
  • Pg.107
  • Sir Thomas Stowell, Knt. = Joan d. of Walter Frampton. had
  • Walter Stowell Esq. = Joan d. and h. of John Farway. had
  • Robert Stowell Esq. = Eliz. d. of Will. Wadham Esq. had
  • Edward Stowell Esq. s. and h. = Agnes d. of John Cheney of Pynho in com. Devon. had
    • Robert Stowell esq. = Eliz. d. of Nich. Stukeley of Devon. ; ch: Thomas Stowell.; = Anne d. and coh. of John St. Maure Esq.; ch: John (m. Dorothy Carewe) Stowell.
      • John Stowell. = Dorothie d. of Edm. Baron of Carewe.; ch: Richard (m. Alice _), Thomas (m. Thomazine le Aloyer), John (ob. s.p.) Stowell.
        • Richard Stowell. = Alice d. of Wm. Marquis of Winchester.; ch: John (m. Francis Dyer) Stowell.
          • John Stowell of Stowell and Cothelston. = Francis d. of Sir Tho. Dyer Knt.; ch: Sir John (m. Eliz. d. of Lord Audley) Stowell
            • Sir John Stowell Knt. of the Bath at the coronation of K. James. = Eliz. d. of Geo. Lord Audley Earl of Castlehaven in Ireland.; ch: Hugh (ob. s.p.), John (m. Eliz. Hext), Katherine (unmarried) Stowell.
              • John Stowell of Cothelston, living 1623 Knight of the Bath. = Eliz. d. and h. of Sir Edw. Hext knt. relicta Joseph Killigrew knt.; ch: John (s. and h.), Edward (aet. 2.), George Stowell.
        • Thomas. = Thomazine d. of John le Aloyer.; ch: Thomas Stowell.
    • George Stowell. 2 = Isabel d. of Lympenye. ch: Raph. (m. Florence Arondell) Stowell.
      • Raph. Stowell. = Florence d. of Tho. Arondell of Clotworthie.; ch: William (died young s.p.), Robert 2 (m. Joane Ware) Stowell.
        • Robert. 2 = Joane d. of Ware.; ch: Ralph Stowell. __________________
  • STAWELL, Sir Thomas (c.1369-1439), of Cothelstone, Som.
  • b.c.1369, s. of Sir Matthew Stowell (1340-76) of Cothelstone by Eleanor, 1st da. and coh. of Sir Richard Merton† of Merton, Devon. m. (1) c.1392, Joan, da. of Sir John Berkeley I*; (2) bef. Apr. 1396, Joan, da. of Walter Frampton† of Buckland Ripers, Dorset, 1s. d.v.p. 1da.; (3) Margaret, da. of Henry Burton and ?wid. of — Trumpington. Kntd. by Mar. 1416.1
  • From: http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1386-1421/member/st... ______________
  • 'Stowell1'
  • etc.
  • a. Sir Geoffry (Galfridus) de Stowell of Cotherlston (a 1270, d c1325)
  • m. Joan (dau of John de Columbariis or Columbers, son of Philip, son of Philip, son of Philip, son of Philip)
    • (1) Sir Geoffry de Stowell of Cotherlston, Stawel, Etc. (d 1364-5)
    • m. Julia Gastelin (d c1358, dau of Sir Walter Gasselyn, sister of William Gastelin of Frampton)
      • (A) Sir Matthew Stawell of Cothelston, Stawel, etc. (d c1380)
      • m. Eleanor Merton (dau of Sir Richard Merton or Martyn of Merton)
        • (i) Sir Thomas Stawel of Cothelston, Stawel, etc. (d 1438/9)
        • m1. Joan Berkeley (dau of Sir John Berkeley)
        • m2. Joan Frampton (dau of Walter Frampton of Buckland Ripers. etc.)
          • (a) Walter Stawel (dvp)
          • m. Joan Farway (dau of John Farway of Penhallam by Agnes, dau of Sir John Longland by Isabella, dau of John Beaupre by Margaret, dau of Sir John Carmino)
            • ((1)) Robert Stawel of Cothelston, etc. (b c1422, d 28.10.1499)
            • m. (1438) Elizabeth Wadham (dau of William Wadham of Merrifield)
              • ((A)) Edward Stawel (dvp 1496)
              • m. Agnes Cheyney (dau of John Cheyney of Pinhoe)
                • ((i)) Robert Stawel
                • m1. Anne St. Maure (dau of John St. Maure)
                  • ((a)) John Stawel - continued below
                  • m. Dorothy Carew (dau of Sir Edmond Carew)
                • m2. Elizabeth Stukeley (dau of Nicholas Stukeley of Devon)
                  • ((b)) Thomas Stawel
                • ((ii)) George Stawel or Stowell
                • m. Isabel Lympenye
                  • etc. .....
              • ((B)) David Stawell (LINK)
              • ((C)) Anne Stawel possibly of this generation
              • m1/2. John Daunt
              • m2./1. John Clevedon of Mere
        • m3. Margaret Burton (dau of Henry Burton)
        • (ii) Edith Stawel probably of this generation
        • m. John Frampton of Moreton (b c1365, d 26.05.1426)
      • (B) William Stawel of Flambardaston
    • (2) Eleanor Stawel
    • m. (1333) Richard de Stapleton
  • b. + ?? other issue Nicholas, Reginald, Rollo (+ Sir Henry?)
  • John Stawel - continued above .....
  • From: Stirnet.com
  • http://www.stirnet.com/genie/data/british/ss4tz/stawell1.php _________________________
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Somerset, England
Merton, Devon, England
Dorset, England, United Kingdom
Cothelstone, Somerset, England
Age 35
Merton, Devon, England