Lordship Title of Chailey

£3,750.00

County: Sussex
Parish: Chailey
History from: 1242/3
History to: 1543

Documented history: Yes

Domesday Book: No
Interesting Facts:

Become the 15th Lord and Lady of Chailey

1st Lord – Hugh de Plaiz

4th Lord – Richard de Plaiz is summoned to Parliament as Baron Plaiz.  He is knighted for his many military campaigns.  He is sent to France on diplomatic service.

7th Lord – John de Plaiz is knighted and appointed Commissioner for Array and Peace for Essex.

8th Lord – John Dalyngrigge participates in the siege of Wilna, Prussia and is knighted.  Sir John is appointed a Justice of the Peace and Commissioner of Array (muster troops in time of war) for Sussex. He is part of an elite group of “King’s Knights” and receive a handsome annuity of 100 marks from King Henry IV.  Sir John is appointed High Sheriff of Gloucestershire, but only remains in the post for two months as he is also a member of King Henry’s household.  Sir John is made Constable of Bramber Castle and Keeper of Braden Forest in Wiltshire.

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County: Sussex
Parish: Chailey
History from: 1242/3
History to: 1543

Documented history: Yes

Domesday Book: No
Interesting Facts:

Become the 15th Lord and Lady of Chailey

1st Lord – Hugh de Plaiz

4th Lord – Richard de Plaiz is summoned to Parliament as Baron Plaiz.  He is knighted for his many military campaigns.  He is sent to France on diplomatic service.

7th Lord – John de Plaiz is knighted and appointed Commissioner for Array and Peace for Essex.

8th Lord – John Dalyngrigge participates in the siege of Wilna, Prussia and is knighted.  Sir John is appointed a Justice of the Peace and Commissioner of Array (muster troops in time of war) for Sussex. He is part of an elite group of “King’s Knights” and receive a handsome annuity of 100 marks from King Henry IV.  Sir John is appointed High Sheriff of Gloucestershire, but only remains in the post for two months as he is also a member of King Henry’s household.  Sir John is made Constable of Bramber Castle and Keeper of Braden Forest in Wiltshire.