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Hugh de Venables, Baron of Kinderton

Birthplace: Kinderton, Middlewich, Cheshire, England
Death: Died in Kinderton, Middlewich, Cheshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugh de Venables, 10th Baron of Kinderton and Katherine de Houghton
Husband of Ellen de Huxleigh and Margery Cotton, of Rudheth
Father of Helena de Erdeswick (de Venables); Angella Anyll de Venables; Sir Richard de Venables, baron of Kinderton; Eva de Venables; Margery de Venables and 4 others
Brother of Rose de Venables; Roger de Venables; Thomas de Venables; Richard de Venables; Margaret de Venables and 2 others
Half brother of William de Venables; John de Venables; Alice De Arderne and Margaret Davenport

Occupation: Sheriff of Cheshire
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About Sir Hugh de Venables, of Kinderton

Hugh de Venables, (son of Sir Hugh de Venables, Baron of Kinderton by his 2nd wife, Katherine Houghton) succeeded his father as baron of Kinderton and was sheriff in 1378, died 6 Ric II.

1st wife Ellen dau of Robert de Iluxlegh and had issue William and Richard who both died without issue.

2nd wife Margery, dau of Hugh de Cotton of Rudheth, 1398. In addition to sons William and Richard whom we follow below, this couple also had a son Thomas de Venables of Horton in Hartford, 2 Ric II, ancestor of the Venables of Agden and a daughter, Margery wife of Richard Bulkeley of Cheadle and afterwards of Randle Mainwaring of Peover, living 3 Hen IV.


Hugh de Venables was born in 1330 at Kinderton, Cheshire, England.1 He was the son of Hugh de Venables and Katherine de Houghton.1 He died in 1383.1

Child of Hugh de Venables and Margery Cotton

1.Margery Venables+1 b. 1369


1.[S1916] Tim Boyle, "re: Boyle Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 September 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Boyle Family."


Sir Hugh Venables, Baron

Male 1295 - 1368

  Prefix  	Sir 
     Suffix  	Baron 
     Birth  	Abt 1295  	,Kinderton,Cheshire,Eng 
     Gender  	Male 
     Died  	1368 
     Person ID  	I5607  	penrose
     Last Modified  	18 Jul 2009 
     Father  	Sir Hugh Venables, Baron,   b. Abt 1272, , Kinderton, Cheshire, Eng 
  d. Abt 1341 
     Mother  	Agatha Vernon,   b. Abt 1248, ,Shipbrook,Cheshire,Eng 
     Family ID  	F3577  	Group Sheet
            Family 1  	Elizabeth Mobberley 
     >	1. William Venables,   d. 1350
     >	2. Anilla Venables,   b. Abt 1365, Of Kinderton, Cheshire, England 
     Family ID  	F3575  	Group Sheet
            Family 2  	Katherine de Houghton,   b. Abt 1305, of Houghton, Lancashire, England 
     Married  	Abt 1328 
     >	1. Joane de Venables,   b. Abt 1329, of Kinderton, Cheshire, England 
     >	2. Sir Hugh Venables,   b. Abt 1330, Kinderton,Cheshire,England 
d. 1383
      	3. Roger de Venables,   b. Abt 1332, Kinderton,Cheshire,England,Eng 
      	4. Thomas de Venables,   b. Abt 1334, Kinderton,Cheshire,England 
     >	5. Richard Venables,   b. Abt 1336, ,Kinderton,Cheshire,Eng 


1. A Short History of the Mainwaring Family Finley, R. Mainwaring London, Griffith Farran Okeden & Welsh - 1890

An important natural resource of Cheshire was salt: Below the surface of the county lie large deposits of saline rock, the presence of which may well have been known to the Romans. . . In the Middle Ages, the saltproducing towns were called, collectively, the Wiches, — Nantwich, Middlewich, Northwich. Mediaeval Cheshire, pp. 108-9. Large areas of salt lands were owned by abbeys and clerics, but: Lay owners of salt houses, where salt pans filled with salt water were boiled, were even more numerous and diverse in status. . . . Among the proprietors of salt houses, land, or messuages in the Wiches were Venables ... [and many other Cheshire families]

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