Lord Say and Sele

via Collins’s Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical, Volume 7 pages 17 to 39

William de Say son and heir was Lord of Berling Seale &c in Kent and in 1260 Governor of the castle of Rochester and having espoused Sybyl daughter of John Marshall of Len ton was by her father of an only son at his death in 1272 and also of a daughter Agnes the wife of Sir Alexander de Cheney William de Say the only son and heir of William had summons to parliament on June 8th 1294 and departing this life in 1295 left by Mary his wife an only son Geoffrey de Say the fourth of that name who had summons to parliament in 1314 and at his death 1322 had an only son and heir by Idonea his wife daughter of William and sister and heir of Thomas Lord Leybourne Geoffrey only son had summons to parliament from 1326 to 1350 was admiral of the fleet and made a Knight Banneret 1336 He married Maud daughter of Guy de Beauchamp Earl of Warwick and by her was at his death in 1359 father of 1 William de Say who had summons to parliament from 1362 to 1369 and by a Beatrice daughter of Sir Thomas Bruce his wife had two children viz John who died unmarried 1383 and Elizabeth who was successively wife to John de Fal vesley and Sir William Heron but had issue by neither of them and died in 1428 2 Idonea the wife of John third Lord Clinton 3 Elizabeth who was wedded to Thomas de Aldone but brought no children And 4 Joan who was married to Sir William Fienes after whose death she espoused Stephen de Valence and became coheir to her brother Sir William Fienes only son of the said Sir William Fienes by Joan de Say was b Sheriff of Surrey and Sussex in 1 297 as also in 1300 c and in 6 Henry IV was found to be d son of William son of John Fienes and Joan his wife third sister and coheir to William de Say He had to wife Elizabeth daughter and heir of William Batisford by Margery heir to Simon Peplesham and by her had issue two sons I Sir Roger who by Elizabeth his wife daughter to John Holland left a son Richard who marrying Joan daughter and heir of Thomas Lord Dacre was declared Lord Dacre in 37 Henry VI See that title in Vol VI a MS St George predict c Rot Fin 1 Henry IV m 3r VOX VII b Rot Fin 20 Richard II m 25 1 Ibid 6 Henry IV m 7 C LORD SAY AND SELE 1

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