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Dame Margery de Verdun

Also Known As: "Margaret"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Alton Castle, Alton, Staffordshire, England
Death: before 1377
Newbold Verdon, Leicestershire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Theobald de Verdun, 2nd Lord of Verdun and Maud de Mortimer
Wife of Sir William Blount; Sir Mark Hussey, Kt. and John de Crophull
Mother of Alice Blount; Margaret Blount; Sir Henry Hussey, Kt.; John Hussey; Sir Thomas Crophull, Kt. and 4 others
Sister of Joan de Verdun; William de Verdon; Elizabeth de Verdun; Theobald de Verdon, III; John de Verdon and 1 other
Half sister of Isabel de Verdun

Managed by: James Fred Patin, Jr.
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About Margaret de Verdun

Biography

http://thepeerage.com/p13742.htm#i137413

Margery de Verdun was born on 10 August 1310 at Alton, Staffordshire, England.1 She was baptised on 10 August 1310 at Alton, Staffordshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Sir Theobald de Verdun, 2nd Lord Verdun and Maud de Mortimer.1 She married, firstly, Sir William le Blount, 1st and last Lord Blount, son of Sir Walter le Blount and Joan Sodington, before 20 February 1326/27.1 She married, secondly, Sir Mark Husee, son of Henry Husee, 2nd Lord Husee, before 18 October 1339.1 She married, thirdly, Sir John Crophill before 10 September 1355.1 She died before 12 October 1363.2,3

From before 20 February 1326/27, her married name became le Blount.1 On 30 October 1328 she and her first husband had livery of her lands.1 On 26 March 1332 she and her first husband again had livery of her lands.1 On 15 December 1337 she had livery of Weobley Castle, Herefordshire.1 From before 18 October 1339, her married name became Husee.1 On 1 March 1343/44 she and her second husband had livery of her lands.1 From before 10 September 1355, her married name became Crophill.1

Child of Margery de Verdun and Sir John Crophill

1.Thomas de Crophill+4 b. c 1350, d. 18 Nov 1381

Citations

1.[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 196. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

2.[S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 94. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

3.[S79] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), page 248. Hereinafter cited as Plantagenet Ancestry.

4.[S79] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, page 249.

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Complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United ... By George Edward Cokayne

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Theobald Verdon and 1st wife Maud Mortimer

Margery, then aged seven, who inherited Weobley and other estates in co. Hereford, and who m. three husbands, viz. (1) Marcus Hussey (2) William Blount, and (3) Sir John Crophull, by whom she was mother of Thomas Crophull, whose da. and h., Agnes, m. Sir Walter Devereux;....

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Theobald de Verdon m. Maud de Mortimer....

Margaret/Margery de Verdun (b.10 Aug 1310, Alton; d. abt 1377) m. (1) bef 20 Feb 1326/1327 William le Blount (d. bef 3 Oct 1337); m. (2) Mark Husee (d. bef 10 Feb 1345/1346); m (3) bef 10 Sep 1355 John de Crophull (d. 3 Jul 1383).


Margaret (Margery) De VERDON (VERDUN) (AFN: G5QR-R7) Pedigree

Sex: F Family

Event(s)

Birth: 10 Aug 1310

Of, Atton Castle, Staffordshire, England

Christening: 10 Aug 1310

, Alton, Staffordshire, England

Death: 1337

Parents

Father: Theobald De VERDUN (AFN: B3D9-NG) Family

Mother: Matilda (Maud) De MORTIMER (AFN: G8B7-NG)

Marriage(s)

Spouse: John De CROPHULL ;[SIR KNIGHT] (AFN: 9J5J-3M) Family

Marriage:

Marriage:

Marriage:

Spouse: Marcus HUSEE ;[SIR KNIGHT] (AFN: G5QS-3W) Family

Marriage: Bef 19 1339 Oct

Of, Alton, Staffordshire, England

Marriage: Bef 19 1339 Oct

Of, Alton, Staffordshire, England

Marriage: Bef 19 1339 Oct

Of, Alton, Staffordshire, England

Spouse: William BLOUNT (AFN: G5QR-MJ) Family

Marriage: Feb 1327

Of, Sodington, Worcester, England

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Husband's Name

John De CROPHULL ;[SIR KNIGHT] (AFN:9J5J-3M) Pedigree

Born: Abt 1305 Place: Of, Bonnington, Nottinghamshire, England

Died: 3 Jul 1383 Place:

Married: Place:

Father: Ralph DE CROPHULL (AFN:9J5J-9N) Family

Mother: Maud (AFN:9J5J-BT)

Wife's Name

Margaret (Margery) De VERDON (VERDUN) (AFN:G5QR-R7) Pedigree

Born: 10 Aug 1310 Place: Of, Atton Castle, Staffordshire, England

Christened: 10 Aug 1310 Place: , Alton, Staffordshire, England

Died: 1337 Place:

Married: Place:

Father: Theobald De VERDUN (AFN:B3D9-NG) Family

Mother: Matilda (Maud) De MORTIMER (AFN:G8B7-NG)

Children

1. Sex Name

M Thomas CROPHULL (AFN:99T4-GG) Pedigree

 	  	Born:  	Abt 1335 		Place:  	Of, Newbold, Verdun, Leicestershire, England 	

Died: Bef 19 1382 May Place:
2. Sex Name

M Reginald CROPHULL (AFN:9J5J-50) Pedigree

 	  	Born:  	Abt 1337 		Place:  	Of, Newbold, Verdun, Leicestershire, England 	

3. Sex Name

M Roger CROPHULL (AFN:9J5J-65) Pedigree

 	  	Born:  	Abt 1339 		Place:  	Of, Newbold, Verdun, Leicestershire, England 	

4. Sex Name

F Joan CROPHULL (AFN:9J5J-7B) Pedigree

 	  	Born:  	Abt 1341 		Place:  	Of, Newbold, Verdun, Leicestershire, England 	

5. Sex Name

F Matilda CROPHULL (AFN:9J5J-8H) Pedigree

 	  	Born:  	Abt 1343 		Place:  	Of, Newbold, Verdun, Leicestershire, England 

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Margery DE VERDUN Heiress of Weobley

Born: 10 Aug 1310, Alton Castle, Cheadle, Staffordshire, England

Married (1): Before 20 Feb 1326-1327 Married (2): Before 10 Sep 1355, 3rd husband 1st wife Married (3): Before 18 Oct 1339, 2nd husband Died: Before 1377 Another name for Margery was Margeret DE VERDON.

General Notes: (iii) Margery, born and baptised 10 August 1310 at Alton, married, 1stly, before 20 February 1326/7, William (le Blount), Lord Blount, who died s.p. shortly before 3 October 1337. She married, 2ndly, before 18 October 1339, Sir Mark Husee (son and heir apparent of Henry, 2nd Lord Husee), who died v.p. shortly before 10 February 1345/6. She married, 3rdly, before 10 September 1355, as his 1st wife, Sir John de Crophull, of Bonnington, Notts, who died 3 July 1383. She died before him in or before 1377. Her representatives would appear to be those of Thomas Husee, her descendant by her 2nd marriage, living 1478 (g). [Complete Peerage XII/2:252, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)] (g) As, however, her issue by her 2nd husband appears to have been disinherited and her lands descended to the issue of her 3rd marriage, it is possible that her representatives may be found among those of Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex (who dsps 1646). He [William le Blount] m. before 20 Feb 1326/7, Margery, 3rd daughter and coheir of Sir Theobald de Verdon, of Alton, co. Stafford [Lord Verdun], by his 1st wife, Maud, daughter of Sir Edmund de Mortimer, of Wigmore, co. Hereford. He and his wife had livery of her lands, 30 Oct 1328 and 26 Mar 1332. He dsp. shortly before 3 Oct 1337, when any Barony, that may be supposed to have been created by the writ of 1330, became extinct. His widow, who was b. 10 Aug 1310, at Alton, aforesaid, and baptized there the same day, inherited Weobley Castle, co. Hereford, &c., of which she (again) had livery, 15 Dec 1337. She m. before 18 Oct 1339, Sir Mark Husse. They had livery of her lands, 1 Mar 1343/4. He d. before 21 Jul 1349. She m., 3rdly, before 10 Sep 1355, as 1st wife, Sir John Crophull, of Bennington, co. Notts. He d. 3 Jul 1383. [Complete Peerage II:196]

Marriage Information: Margery married Sir William LE BLOUNT 1st Baron le Blount of Sodington, son of Sir Walter LE BLOUNT of Rock and Joanna DE SODINGTON, before 20 Feb 1326-1327 . (Sir William LE BLOUNT 1st Baron le Blount of Sodington was born about 1295 in Sodington Hall, Mamble, Cleobury Mortimer, Worcestershire, England and died before 3 Oct 1337 in S.p.)

Marriage Information: Margery also married Sir John DE CROPHULL of Bonnington, son of Sir Ralph DE CROPHULL of Bonnington and Maud, before 10 Sep 1355 in 3rd husband 1st wife. (Sir John DE CROPHULL of Bonnington was born about 1310 in Hemington, Leicestershire, England and died on 3 Jul 1383 in Sutton Bonington, Loughborough, Nottinghamshire, England.)

Marriage Information: Margery also married Sir Mark HUSEE of Moreton & Standen before 18 Oct 1339 in 2nd husband. (Sir Mark HUSEE of Moreton & Standen was born about 1315 in South Moreton, Wallingford, Berkshire, England and died before 10 Feb 1345-1346 in Standen Manor, Hungerford, Berkshire, England (dvp).)


References

  1. Otway-Ruthven, A. J. “The Partition of the De Verdon Lands in Ireland in 1332.” Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy. Section C: Archaeology, Celtic Studies, History, Linguistics, Literature 66 (1967): 401–55. http://www.jstor.org/stable/25505141. Page 417.
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Margaret de Verdun's Timeline

1310
August 10, 1310
Alton Castle, Alton, Staffordshire, England
August 10, 1310
Alton, Staffordshire, England
August 10, 1310
Alton, Staffordshire, England
August 10, 1310
Alton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
August 10, 1310
Alton, Staffordshire, England
August 10, 1310
Alton, Staffordshire, England
1328
1328
Sodington, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
1330
1330
1335
1335
Newbold, Verdun, Leicestershire, England