Sir Simon de Northwode


Brief Life History of Simon

When Sir Simon de Northwode was born in 1281, in Ottery St Mary, Devon, England, his father, Sir John Northwood I, was 27 and his mother, Joan Badlesmere, was 22. He married Lady Joan de Gatton about 1307, in Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died in 1327, in Gatton, Surrey, England, at the age of 46.

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Sir Simon de Northwode
Lady Joan de Gatton
Marriage: about 1307
Robert De Northwode
John de Northwode

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  • Marriage
    about 1307Surrey, England, United Kingdom
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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (2)

    1290 · Jews Expelled From England

    Age 9

    After years of anti-Semitic behavior, King Edward I expelled Jews from England in 1290.

    1315 · Famine Strikes Europe

    Age 34

    A famine caused by cold winters and wet summers across Europe caused millions to die due to starvation. Desperation from hunger caused high levels of crime, stampedes in bread lines in London, infanticide, and even cannibalism throughout Europe.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

    Indian: variant of Dey .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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