Sir Henry de Audley

1175–19 November 1246 (Age 71)
Audley, Staffordshire, England

The Life Summary of Henry

When Sir Henry de Audley was born in 1175, in Audley, Staffordshire, England, his father, Adam de Aldithley, was 65 and his mother, Emma FitzOrm, was 22. He married Petronella De Gresley in January 1203, in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Staffordshire, England in 1233. He registered for military service in 1223. In 1237, at the age of 62, his occupation is listed as custodian of chester and beeston castles. He died on 19 November 1246, in Bersted, Sussex, England, at the age of 71, and was buried in Abbey Hulton, Staffordshire, England.

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Family Time Line

Sir Henry de Audley
Lady Bertrada de Mainwaring - Baroness of Audley
Marriage: 1217
James de Aldithley
Ralf Aldithley
Alice de Audley
Agnes D'audley
Emma de Audley
Sir Henry de Audley - Sheriff of Yorkshire, Knight

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  • Marriage
    1217Cheshire, England
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    World Events (2)

    1215 · Magna Carta
    Age 40
    King John of England agreed to a charter of rights called the Magna Carta. The document was originally drafted by the Archbishop of Canterbury to establish peace between King John and a group of rebel barons. The Magna Carta was completed in 1215 and is now considered to be one of the greatest constitutional documents of all time.
    1224 · France Declares War on England
    Age 49
    France declared war on England as Louis VIII of France attacked Poitou and northern Gascony.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Henry de Audley (1175 – 1246), or Henry de Aldithel and Alditheley, was an English baron.[1]

    Audley was a royalist baron, born about 1175 to Adam de Alditheley, who held Alditheley (Staff.) from the Verdons in 1186. He began his career as constable to Hugh de Lacy (whose first wife was a Ver …

    Sources (5)

    • Henry de Aldithley (1175-1246), "Find A Grave Index"
    • Henry de Audley, Sheriff of Shropshire & Staffordshire (1175-1203), Our Royal, Titled, Noble, and Commoner Ancestors
    • Henry Audley, Wikipedia

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