Featherstone One Name Study

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Family: William Featherstone / Hadawise de Tynedale (F2)

m. Bef 1185

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  • Father | Male
    William Featherstone

    Born  Bef 1185  Featherstone, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Between 1198 and 1204   
    Married  Bef 1185  [1, 2]   
    Father  Sir Amfrey Featherstone, of Featherstone County Yorks | F10937 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Hadawise de Tynedale

    Father  Adam de Tynedale | F10939 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Elias Featherstone

    Born  Abt 1185   
    Died  Abt 1226   

  • Sources 
    1. [S1215] The origins of Elias, Richard Parkinson, (March 2012), It is in Yorkshire that we first find references to William deFeatherstone between the years 1154 and 1170 and where he is identifiedas the son of Sir Amfrey Featherstone of Featherstone County Yorks. Weare also told that he had a brother Dureward and a wife named Hadawise;that he held the Fee of Featherstone from Henry de Lascy Lord of theHonour of Pontefract; and that he had granted the living and tithes ofthe Parish Church of Featherstone to the monks of Nostell Priory.

    2. [S1215] The origins of Elias, Richard Parkinson, (March 2012), Elias is named along with Adam De Tindale Baron of Langley as aco-founder of the Benedictine Nunnery at Lambley on the Tyne, one and ahalf miles south of Featherstone Castle. The Nunnery was dedicated to StPatrick circa 1200 AD. In the founding charter Elias is named as thenephew of Adam of Tinedale making Elias the son of Adam De Tinedale’ssister Avice [Hadawise] who is named as the wife of William ofFeatherstone (in Yorkshire) in a grant donating the Parish Church ofFeatherstone to the Collegiate Church and Canons of Nostell Priory in1154-70.