Name: Margaret Oakley
Birth: in Of Great Oakley, Northamptonshire
Death: AFT 1327 1
Change Date: 15 DEC 2011
The heirs to Richard, who died 1277 x 1293, were his two daughters, the elder Margery, wife by 1299 of John de Lyons, lord of Warkworth (Northants.), and Sarah. The manor remained divided into moieties between their descendants and successors until c. 1500.
Margery retained her half after her husband's death between c. 1310 and 1315 until after 1327. In 1310 she and John had settled its reversion in tail upon their younger son Richard (d. 1370). By 1335, however, his elder brother John put him out. John, a knight c. 1336, died c. 1367.
Co-heiress of Great Oakley and Preston Capes.
John de Lions m. Margery, dau. of Hugo de Oakley; she was his widow 1317; he d. 1312; she was living 1323
Father: Richard of Oakley
- John Lyons
- Type: Book
Periodical: Victoria County History of Cambridgeshire