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Walter de Neville
(-After 1194)
Cecilia de Crèvecœur
(-After 1212)
Alexander de Neville
(-Between 1212/1227)
Alexander de Neville
(After 1201-Bef 1249)


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Alexander de Neville

  • Born: After 13 Jun 1201
  • Marriage (1): Unknown
  • Died: Bef 12 Jul 1249 1 2

  General Notes:

ALEXANDER de Neville (-before 12 Jul 1249). A charter dated [Oct] 1230 records the death of "Johannes primogenitus filius Alexandri de Nevill" and grants custody of "Alexandri filii et heredis predicti Alexandri de Nevill" to "Ricardo de Alencun". A writ dated 12 Jul "33 Hen III", after the death of "Alexander de Nevill" names "Alexander his son, aged 12 and more, is his heir" and his manors "Nunington…Mirfeud town [York]…Kirketon Soke [Lincoln".

m ---. The name of Alexander´s wife is not known.

Alexander & his wife had one child: Alexander. 2


• Inquisition: Post mortem, 12 Jul 1249. 1 154. Alexander de Nevill.

Writ to the sheriff of York, 12 July, 33 Hen. III. Inq. (undated.)

Alexander, his son, aged 12 and more, is his heir.


Nunington, capital messuage, 2 carucates and 2 bovates land in demesne, gardens, a toft, 7s. 7 ½d. rent, &c, held of the abbot of St. Mary's, York, by 11s. rent.

Mirfeud town, 2 carucates land in demesne, pasture, 5a. meadow, a mill, 2 carucates land in bondage, and 81. 13s. 9 ½d. from free tenants, held of Edmund de Lascy by a rent of ½ mark, and 2 knights' fees.

Writ to the sheriff of Lincoln, 12 July, 38 Hen. III. Ing. (undated.)


(Unspecified) 3 ¼ and 1/8 knights' fees, viz.; 8 bovates land in demesne, 8 bovates in villenage, meadow, garden, and 9s. 8d. and 4 ½lbs. pepper rent, &c. held of the king in chief, by knight's service.

Kirketon Soke, 11s. rent from 4 bovates land, which he rendered yearly to Earl Richard.
(Unspecified) ½ knight's fee, held of the earl of Albernarle in chief by knight's service.

(See No. 270.)

C. Hen. III. File 8. (11.)

• Inquisition: Post mortem, 8 Mar 1253. 3 270. Alexander de Nevil.

Writ (missing). Inq. Saturday after Shrovetide, 37 Hen. III.


He held his barony of the king in chief by service of 3 knight's fees, finding 3 knights in the king's army for 40 days at his own cost.

(See No. 154.)

C. Hen. III. File 14. (5.)

Alexander married.


1 J E E S Sharp and A E Stamp, <i>Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem </i> (London: n.p., n.d.), 1 Henry III: 35-41.

2 Charles Cawley, <i>Medieval Lands</i>.

3 J E E S Sharp and A E Stamp, <i>Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem </i> (London: n.p., n.d.), 1 Henry III: 68-74.

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