Hugh de Scales

Brief Life History of Hugh

When Hugh de Scales was born about 1313, in Middleton, Norfolk, England, his father, Robert de Scales, was 35 and his mother, Egeline de Courtenay, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Robert de Scales
1279–1325
Egeline de Courtenay
1280–1335
Parnel Scales
1304–
Parnel de Scales
1310–
Petronella de Scales
1310–
Hugh de Scales
1313–
Robert de Scales
1312–1369
Eleanor de Scales
1315–1361

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    World Events (3)

    1315 · Famine Strikes Europe

    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.

    1328 · First War of Scottish Independence

    The First War of Scottish Independence began after England invaded Scotland in 1296. The Treaty of Edinburgh was signed in 1328 which declared peace between the two kingdoms and brought the war to an end.

    1337 · The Hundred Years' War

    The Hundred Years' War between France and England was largely due to the question of legitimate succession to the French crown.

    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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