Name: Theobaldus de Botheby
Prefix: Sir 1
Residence: Melton on Dearne, Yorkshire
Occupation: Governor of Pontefract Castle
Change Date: 1 JAN 1970
Married his cousin Agatha, daughter of Sir Robert de Botheby.
Lord of Melton on Dearne, Co. York:, Governor of Pontefract Castle, which he defended with great gallantry for the Lancastrians during the civil war of the Roses. [1455-85]
He had the Lordship of Botheby and several other places in Lincolnshire, and land in Leicestershire.
"West Melton is a hamlet in the township of Brampton Bierlow and parish of Wath upon Dearne, West Riding county York, 5 miles N. of Rotherham."
Earl FitzWilliam is the lord of the manor of Wath upon Dearne.
[The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868]
Father: John de Botheby
Agatha de Botheby
- Walter Botheby
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Author: David Boothby