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James de Audley and Ela Longspee
James de AUDLEY. (ALDITHLEY, AUDITHLEY). Justicar of Cheshire. [Ancestors].
Born in 1225 at Heleigh, Staffordshire, England; son of Henry de ALDITHLEY and Bertred MAINWARING
He married Ela LONGESPEE in 1244.
James de Audithley, was a great favorite of Richard, Earl of Cornwall, at whose coronation as King of Almaine (Germany) he assisted. He had livery of his lands in the 31st year of King Henry III., and was constituted in two years afterwards constable of Newcastle-under-Lyne. Being one the lords-marchers he was actively employed for some years against the Welsh, and was appointed governor of the castles of Salop and Bridgenorth, and sheriff of the counties of Salop and Stafford. He was the Justice of Chester, sealed 1259. In the 47th year of Henry III., he was made Justice of Ireland; and in the same year, upon the misunderstanding between the king and the barons, regarding the provisions of Oxford, being referred to the arbitration of monarch of France, he was one of the noblemen who undertook for the king therein. The next year we find him with Roger de Mortimer and the other barons-marchers, giving battle to Llewellyn, Prince of Wales, and afterwards joining the Earl of Gloucester at Evesham in rescuing the king, who had become captive to the Earl of Leicester at the battle of Lewes. In the 52nd year of Henry III., he performed a pilgrimage to the shrine of St. James in Galicia, in Spain, and the following year embarked in the Crusade with the king and Prince Edward.
Source 4 says he married Margaret about 1249, but all other dates do not support this.
He died about 11 June 1272 in Ireland.(in England-S5).
Ela LONGESPEE. [Ancestors].
Born about 1228 in England; daughter of William de LONGSPEE and Idoine de CAMVILLE. She married James de AUDLEY in 1244. She was living in 1282, but died before 22 November 1299.
CHILDREN of James de Audley and Ela Longspee:
- Hugh de AUDLEY. [Ancestors]. Born about 1267, of Audley, Staffordshire, England. He married Isolde le Rous.
- Margaret AUDLEY.
- Nicholas de AUDLEY.
- James of ALDITHLEY_(AUDLE). Born in 1252 at Heleigh, Stafford, England. He died after 1300 in Ireland
- Henry of ALDITHLEY_(AUDLE).
- William of ALDITHLEY_(AUDLE).
- Joan of ALDITHLEY_(AUDLE).
- Hugh of ALDITHLEY_(AUDLE).
- [S1]. My Audley ancestors. http://todmar.net/ancestry/audley_main.htm
- [S2]. http://www.aracnet.com/~gwyddon/html/d0000/g0000093.html
- [S3]. http://gordonrosalynd.tripod.com/green/d188.htm
- [S4]. http://www.northrim.net/humphri/d0005/g0000032.html#I22291
- [S5]. http://www.beecroftfamily.net/genealog/html/d0000/g0000034.html#I6221
HOW ARE WE RELATED:
Ela Longspee md James de Audley.
Hugh de Audley md Isolde de Mortimer.
Hugh de Audley md Margaret de Clare.
Margaret de Audley. md Ralph de Stafford.
Hugh Stafford. md Philippa de Beauchamp.
Edmund Stafford. md Anne of Gloucester.
Humphrey Stafford. md Anne Neville.
Margaret Stafford md Robert Dunham.
John Dunham md Elizabeth Bowett.
John Dunham II md Jean Thorland.
John Dunham III md Benedict Folgamsee.
Ralph Dunham. He married Elizabeth Wentworth.
Thomas Dunham. He married Jane Bromley.
John Dunham Sr.. He married Susanna Kenney/Keno.
John Dunham Jr.. He married Mary.
Mary Dunham. She married James Hamblin.
Elkenah Hamblin. He married Abigail Hamblin.
Sylvanus Hamblin. He married Dorcas Fish.
Barnabus Hamblin. He married Mary Bassett.
Isaiah Hamblin. He married Daphne Haynes.
Jacob Vernon Hamblin md Sarah Priscilla Leavitt.
Ella Ann Hamblin md Warren Moroni Tenney.
Clive Vernon Tenney md Minnie Williams
Mildred Ella Tenney = Glenn Russell Handy
Deborah Lee Handy and Rodney Allen Morris