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  • ID: I24391
  • Name: Richard de Lexington 1
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1130
  • Occupation: Lord of Lexington
  • Note:

    [Presumably younger] Brother of Henry de Lexington, the fourth Baron Lexington (d 1257).
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    In the reign of John, Richard de Lexington, who had his name from the residence of his ancestors, held lands at Lexington of the de Caux family, and having purchased large estates at other places, was summoned to parliament under the title of Baron Lexington.
    Henry de Lexington, the fourth Baron Lexington, died in 1257, when the title became extinct, and his property was divided betwixt his nephews and heirs, Richard de Markham and William de Sutton, from the latter of whom descended Robert Sutton who, in 1645, was created Baron Lexington of Averham.
    "MARKHAM AND ITS EARLY POSSESSORS" Sir Ken Markham, K.C.B.
  • _UID: 577C3C2197F94CD2BC721F20A37775320C2F
  • Change Date: 5 SEP 2008



    Father: Robert de Lexington

    Marriage 1 Matilda de Cauz
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children Cecelia de Lexington
    2. Has Children Alice de Lexington b: 1160 in Tuxford, Nottinghamshire
    3. Has Children John de Lexington

    Sources:
    1. Type: Web Site
      Title: MARCUM Project Version 778
      Author: Ralph Dean Clark
      URL: http://ralphinla.rootsweb.com/mrkmcthm.htm
      Date: August 1, 1998
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