Kyme of Lincolnshire
Simon Fitz William (de Kyme) [a] b abt 1116 of Kime, Lincolnshire, England, d aft abt 1160. He md Agnes abt 1136. She was b abt 1122.
Children of Simon de Kyme and Agnes were:
Child of Philip de Kyme and Hawise was:
Simon de Kyme b abt 1163, of Lincolnshire, England, d 1220. He md Rohese abt 1182, daughter of Robert "the sewer" and Rohese de Clare.
Children of Philip de Kyme and Agnes Fitz Alan were:
Child of William de Kyme and Lucy de Ros was:
Sir Philip de Kyme [c], Lord Kyme, Knight, b abt 1248 of Lincolnshire, England, d 1323. He md Joan Bigod abt 1266, daughter of Sir Hugh Bigod, Chief Justice of England, and Joan de Stuteville.
Lucy de Kyme b abt 1278. She md Sir Robert de Umfreville, Earl of Angus, by 2 Sep 1303, son of Sir Gilbert de Umfreville, Earl of Angus, and Elizabeth Comyn.
a. The Complete Peerage presents a chart of this Kyme family, and shows the ancestry preceding the first Simon de Kyme above as follows: Simon (md Agnes), son of William, son of Simon, son of William de Kyme, "tenant of Waldin the engineer, the Domesday tenant".
b. In 1256, William, for his salvation and that of Lucy his wife, confirmed numerous gifts to Bullington Priory. Lucy, still living in 1279, was buried in the Grey Friar's Church at York, as was Sir William de Ros of Igmanthorpe. CP makes no further statement as to her parentage, but that she was related to this William de Ros is certain. She may be the daughter of Sir William de Ros and his wife Lucy Fitz Piers.
c. He was under age at his father's death and was given as ward of Hugh le Bigod 7 Nov 1259. He was summoned for military service against the Welsh Jul 1277, and in 1282, 1283, 1287, and 1294. In Sep 1283 he was summoned to a meeting at Shrewsbury for the trial of Llewelyn ap Griffith, and in Jul 1285, he had license to alienate land in North Kime to the priory there. He was summoned to Parliament from 24 Jun 1295 to 26 Nov 1313, whereby he is held to have become Lord Kyme. He was a benefactor to Bullington Priory, 1295 and 1299, and in 1297/98 he was holding the manor of Calceby, co. Lincoln. He had summons to military service against the Scots in 1300, 1301, 1303, 1306, 1311, and 1315 to 1317. In 1300 he took part in the siege of Carlaverock, and in Dec 1301 he was appointed a Commissioner of Array in cos. Lincoln and Rutland, and again in 1311. In May 1308 he settled various manors on his son, William. He died early in 1323, before 2 Apr.
CP: Vol VII[352, 356]; AR: Line 121D, Line 224; SGM: Paul Reed.
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