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  • ID: I39127
  • Name: Robert Brome
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 1486
  • Residence: Holton, & Headington, Oxfordshire
  • Note: 1 1

    William Catesby sold the manor of Headington to John Brome, Lord of the Manor of nearby Holton, in 1482.
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    William Catesby, in 1482 granted Northgate Hundred, Oxford, to Robert Brome of Holton in exchange for other property. Robert's great-great grandson, George Brome, sold the hundred to the city in 1592.
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    Robert?s cousin Nicholas Brome (1440-1516) of Baddesley Clinton (qv) married Lettice, dau of Nicholas Catesby. [Presumably son of the Robert of 1482?]
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    William Brome of Holton was lord in 1454 and 1457; in 1469 the manor of Shipton-on-Cherwell was settled on Agnes and her second husband Geoffrey Gate and Agnes's heirs. Robert Brome, presumably Alice's [Agnes?s?] son, died seised of the manor in 1486 and was succeeded by his son Christopher who died before 1510.
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    This seems to be in error (I have corrected it in brackets):
    Robert Brome died seized of the Manor of Headington in 1486.
    Sir John Brome, [his son Christopher?s son] Robert's son and heir, seems to have been the [next] Lord of the Manors of Headington and Holton [from 1485]. He was Sheriff of Oxfordshire in 1553 and died in 1558.
    www.headington.org.uk
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  • Change Date: 17 MAR 2009



    Father: William Brome
    Mother: Agnes Baldington b: 1427

    Marriage 1 Bessells
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children Christopher Brome b: 1475

    Sources:
    1. Type: Web Site
      Title: Victoria County History of Oxfordshire
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