de Morley, Sir Matthew 1a

Birth Name de Morley, Sir Matthew
Gender male
Age at Death 51 years, 8 months


MATTHEW DE MORLEY was probably son of the abovenamed Robert DE MORLEY, by (----) DE MORTIMER, his wife (g). He was a justice in Norfolk 1229 and onwards; and in 1232 collector of a subsidy in that county. He put in his claim to land in Morley as to which a fine was levied in November 1234. In 1242-3 he was holding 2 knights' fees in Morley, Wicklewood and Barford, and 1 fee in Roydon. He was living in September 1250. [Complete Peerage IX:209-10, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]

(g) In 1226 he [Matthew] was pardoned a forest fine which had been incurred by Bartholomew de Mortimer, his uncle, whose heir he was.



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1199 Morley, Wymondham, Norfolk, England    
Death 1250-09-00 Roydon, Norfolk, England    

Age: 51y


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father de Morley, Robert1160
Mother de Mortimer, Lucy1173
         de Morley, Sir Matthew 1199 1250-09-00


Family of de Morley, Sir Matthew

Name Birth Date Death Date
de Morley, Robert12291288


  1. de Morley, Robert
    1. de Mortimer, Lucy
      1. de Morley, Sir Matthew
          1. de Morley, Robert

Source References

  1. Michael Neuman: @ RootsWeb Caldwell and related families
      • Source text:

        # ID: I046113
        # Name: Sir Robert De Mortimer
        # Sex: M
        # Name: Sir Robert De Mortimer
        # Birth: ABT 1105 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England



        Father: William De Mortimer b: ABT 1082 in Wigmore, Herefordshire, England

        Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown


        1. Has Children Bartholomew de Mortimer b: ABT 1140 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England
        2. Has Children Sir William de Mortimer b: ABT 1134 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England
        3. Has Children Robert de Mortimer b: ABT 1143 in Attleborough, Wayland, Norfolk, England

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