About Ralph Basset, 5th Lord Basset of Weldon
M, #117060, b. circa 1377, d. 9 January 1399/0
Last Edited=12 May 2007
Ralph Basset was born circa 1377.1 He was the son of Ralph Basset and Alianore (?).1 He died on 9 January 1399/0, without issue.1
Ralph Basset succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Basset, of Weldon [E., 1299] on 6 June 1385, de jure.1
On his death, any Barony created by the writ of 1299 fell into abeyance between his two great-aunts, Joan and Alianore.2
[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 12. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
[S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 13.