Some corrections and additions to the Complete Peerage: Volume 1: Aton (PROPOSED CORRECTIONS)


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Volume 1, page 326:
He [Sir William Aton (d. by 1388/9)] left 3 daughters and coheirs ... (3) Elizabeth, formerly wife of Sir William Playce, but then wife of Sir John Conyers, of Sockburn, co. Durham, who d. shortly before 6 Mar. 1395/6.(c) She d. shortly before 8 May 1402.(c)
Note c:
Durham Inquisitions of these dates. (Cursitor's Records, no. ii, ff. 124, 140d).

According to information provided by Rosie Bevan and Douglas Richardson in February and March 2004, Elizabeth must have died between the date of her will, 25 April 1402, and the date of probate, 1 May 1402 [citing James Raine, ed., Testamenta Eboracensia, part 1 (Surtees Society, vol. 4), p. 294].

[Item last updated: 31 March 2004.]