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Ralph BASSET, Lord of Drayton, StaffordshireAbt 1131 - 1160 (~ 29 years)
Name Ralph BASSET Suffix Lord of Drayton, Staffordshire Born Abt 1131 Drayton Basset, STS Gender Male Died 1160 Colston-Basset, NTT Person ID I26383 Our Family History Last Modified 30 Oct 2014
Father Richard BASSET, of Great Weldon, d. 1144 Mother Maud or Matilda de RIDEL, Heiress of Drayton, d. 1139 Family ID F18190 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Alicia Children 1. Ralph BASSET, Lord of Drayton, Staffordshire, b. Abt 1160, Drayton Basset, STS , d. 1211, Colston-Basset, NTT (Age ~ 51 years) Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 Family ID F18666 Group Sheet | Family Chart
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- "Radulfus Basset filius Ricardi Basset" confirmed the donation of "terram de Niwebold…de feodo de Colestona" to Eynsham abbey made by "Radulfus Basset auus meus" by charter dated to [1144/63], witnessed by "Ricardus abbas Legrec, Robertus frater eius, Adel uxor mea, Thomas de Sais et Willelmus et Robertus filii eius…" "Galfridus Ridel" granted Colston "de feodo meo quæ fuit Gevæ Ridel avæ nostræ…Draituna", which "Radulfus Basset avus meus et Ricardus Basset pater noster" had granted, to "Radulfo Basset fratri meo", as well as other grants naming "Matildis Ridel matris meæ", by charter dated to . Henry II King of England confirmed the property of Eynsham abbey, including the donations by "Gisleberti Basset decimam de Stratona…Radulfi Basset decimam…de Estlaia" by charter dated 20 Dec [1159/61]. Military fee certifications in the Red Book of the Exchequer, in 1166, record that "Radulfus Basset" used to hold one knight´s fee from the abbot of Glastonbury in Somerset "tempore Regis Henrici" (presumably indicating King Henry I) now held by "hæres Radulfi Basset junioris". The 1163/64 Pipe Roll records that "Wills Basset…ipsi Willo" made payment "p debito Rad fris sui" in Leicestershire.