Some corrections and additions to the Complete Peerage: Volume 2: Beauchamp of Bletsoe (PROPOSED CORRECTIONS)


BEAUCHAMP (of Bletsoe)

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Volume 2, page 44:
She ... [Sibyl, first wife of Roger Beauchamp (he d.1379/80)] was bur. at the Blackfriars, London.

Douglas Richardson, in March 2002, provided evidence that Sibyl was still living in 41 Edward III [1367 or 1368] [citing Walter Rye, Calendar of the Feet of Fines for Suffolk, p. 234 (1900)].

[Item last updated: 19 April 2003.]

Volume 2, page 44:
He [Roger Beauchamp (d. 1379/80)] m., 2ndly, Margaret. ... His 2nd wife survived him.

Douglas Richardson, in March 2002, posted evidence that Margaret was the widow of Sir Thomas de Graunson [Grandison], knight, [citing M.J. Holland, Year Books of Richard II, 1383-1384, pp. 77-79 (1989)]. According to Complete Peerage, vol. 6, p. 67, Sir Thomas de Grandison (d. 1375) left a widow Margaret, who died in October 1394, leaving as heir her brother William de Caru.