Name: Bryan de Thornhill
Death: ABT 1369 in Austria-Hungary
Occupation: Accused of murder & became a fugitive
Change Date: 1 DEC 2009
Bryan de Thornhill (Sir) b. c 1298/9
m. Joan, daughter of Sir Hugh Eland and Johanna de Tankersley.
Bryan died c 1369, Austria/Hungary.
High Sheriff of Yorks.Aug-Oct 1349.
In 1327 accused of murder & became a fugitive but still became a JP in West Riding in1335, later exempted from office in 1337.
MP for Yorks in 3 parliaments, 1352-55-58.
I can find no one source that says that Bryan had both the wives I have for him. It is possible that John Thornhill and Beatrice Talboner had two sons called Brian/Bryan.
Father: John Thornhill b: 1260 in Thornhill
Mother: Beatrice Talboner
- Elizabeth de Thornhill
Joan FitzWilliam or FitzJohn
- Simon Thornhill
- Thomas de Thornhill