Sir Randle Mainwaring

Sir Randle Mainwaring

Birth
Cheshire, England
Death 1456 (aged 92–93)
Cheshire, England
Burial Over Peover, Cheshire East Unitary Authority, Cheshire, England
Plot South Chapel
Memorial ID 62932931 · View Source
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Randall Mainwaring, of Over Peover, Co. Chester, heir to his elder brother John (d. 1410). He was born no later than 1363, and d. 1456-57. He petitioned the king for enjoying the dower of Margery his wife, because he had married her without the king's licence. Randle was also a courtier, stiled armiger regis, the king's servant, et sagittarius de coronâ [royal archer], 21 Rich. II [1397-98]. He had the office of equitator forestæ de Marâ et Mondrum granted unto him for his life, 6 Hen. IV [1404-05] and two parts of the serjeanty of Maxfield Hundred, which were Raufe Davenport's, till John Davenport came to age; dated 3 Hen. V [1401-02]. And he had also (with others) the custody of the manor of Kerincham in Cheshire, 13 Hen. IV [1411-12]. This Randle Manwaring of Over-Pever, stiled commonly Honkyn Manwaring in the language of those times, died 35 Hen. VI…. [He was] buried at Over-Pever, in the stone chappel on the south side of the church.
Children of Randle and Margery were:
John Mainwaring, eldest son
William Mainwaring, second son, from whom the Manwarings of Ightfield in Shropshire descend.
Randle (or Ralph) Mainwaring, third son, from whom the Mainwarings of Carincham descend, married to Margaret, daughter of Sir John Savage of Clifton.
Elizabeth Mainwaring, who married Raufe Egerton of Wyne-hill in Staffordshire
Cicecly Mainwaring, married Thomas Fowleshurst of Crew in Cheshire
Joan Mainwaring, married John Davenport, son and heir of Raufe Davenport, of Davenport in Cheshire, in 1411.
Ellen Mainwaring married Thomas Fitton of Gowsworth in cheshire
Agnes Mainwaring, was to marry William Bromely, but died before they could marry
Margaret Mainwaring, married William, who was to marry her sister. William Bromley was of Badington in cheshsire and was the son of Sir John Bromely. Margaret was a widow in 1436, and later married John Nedham of Crannach, "justiciarius de branco, and judge of Cheshire.
Randle also had two illegitamate sons:
Hugh Mainwaring, whose mother was Emme Farrington. He married Margaret, sister and eventually heir of Ralph Croxton, of Croxton,and from Hugh the Mainwarings of Croxton nigh Middlewich descend.
Thomas Mainwaring of North-Rode
There was also one other son and three daughters not named by Ormerod. County Families of Lancashire and Cheshire give this unnamed son as Randle.
He was the forth great grandfather of Randle Mainwaring, who is also buried in the church


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  • Created by: Mad
  • Added: 14 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62932931
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sir Randle Mainwaring (1363–1456), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62932931, citing Saint Lawrence Church, Over Peover, Cheshire East Unitary Authority, Cheshire, England ; Maintained by Mad (contributor 47329061) .