BREMDON, John, of Hele in Hurdwick, Devon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1386-1421, ed. J.S. Roskell, L. Clark, C. Rawcliffe., 1993
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Sept. 1388

Family and Education

s. of Thomas Bremdon of Hele by his w. Margaret. ?1s.

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In 1383 Bremdon inherited from his father property known as ‘Fynyanysland’ at Hele and Woodovis within the lordship of Hurdwick, which belonged to Tavistock abbey. He died before 1417 when Thomas Bremdon, described as ‘of Brendon, Cornwall’ , forfeited the same modest estate to the Crown following his outlawry for felony.

Devon RO, Bedford mss, D2/62, 65; CCR, 1422-9, p. 371; 1447-54, p. 18.

Ref Volumes: 1386-1421

Author: L. S. Woodger