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Roger de Davenport
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Birth: 1226
Cheshire, England
Death: 1291
Cheshire, England

Roger Davenport of Davenport, married Mary Salemon, she was the daughter of Robert Salemon of Wythington. Roger owned a moiety of Wythington, also a part of Tunstede and Wultroke (Wheltrough). He was the son of Vivian de Davenport and Beatrix de Hulme.
By an inquisition taken before Reginald de Gray, 16 year of Edward I (1288), it was found that Roger de Davenport held his sergeancy in the Hundred of Macclesfield, and that he shall find eight segeants (one a horseman) to keep the peace, who shall come at the king's summons, at their own cost in the country, and at the king's cost when they shall have left out of the county. The same Roger, in 1248, witnessed a deed of Alexander Wythington. He seems to have died in 1291.
Roger and Mary's children were
Peter de Davenport, son and heir, died without issue.
Sir Thomas Davenport
John de Davenport, who married Matilda, daughter of William de Rode, by whom he had issue, Richard Davenport.
Ellen Davenport, who was married to William de Burklegh, eldest son of heir of Robert Burkley, Esq., and ancestor of the lords of Burkley.
Henry Davenport of Marton, who also had lands in Macclesfield in 1292. He had one son, Roger, who married 1st, Mary, widow of William Mainwaring de Peover; and 2nd, Margaret, widow of Thomas de Swettenham.
Family links: 
  Vivian de Davenport (1190 - 1260)
  Beatrix de Hulme (1200 - 1266)
  Ellen de Davenport (1245 - 1279)*
  Henry de Davenport (1257 - ____)*
  Thomas de Davenport (1261 - 1320)*
*Calculated relationship
St Peter Churchyard
Cheshire East Unitary Authority
Cheshire, England
Created by: Mad
Record added: Dec 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62765354

For my 35th Great Grandfather
- Vicki Schmeling
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013
In memory of Roger de Davenport ~ RIP
- Laurel Robson
 Added: Oct. 8, 2013
Flowers for my 21st Great Grandfather.
- Carolyn Troupe Stoll
 Added: Sep. 10, 2013
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