Lordship Title of Witton

£3,350.00

County: Worcestershire
Parish: Droitwich
History from: 716
History to: 1379

Documented history: Yes

Domesday Book: Yes
Interesting Facts:

Become the 17th Lord and Lady of Witton

1st Lord – Ethelbald (son of Alewi, King of the Mercians) gives Witton to Evesham Abbey.

4th Lord – William the Conqueror grants Witton to Odo Bishop of Bayeux

5th Lord – Urse, hereditary Sheriff of Worcestershire.  Urse builds Worcester Castle

6th Lord – Urse’s son Roger is banished from England after killing a royal official.

7th Lord – Walter de Beauchamp is appointed Royal Forester for Worcestershire.

8th Lord – William de Beauchamp is appointed High Sheriff of Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire.

11th Lord – Grimbald Pauncefoot is knighted by Prince Edward (to be Edward I).

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County: Worcestershire
Parish: Droitwich
History from: 716
History to: 1379

Documented history: Yes

Domesday Book: Yes
Interesting Facts:

Become the 17th Lord and Lady of Witton

1st Lord – Ethelbald (son of Alewi, King of the Mercians) gives Witton to Evesham Abbey.

4th Lord – William the Conqueror grants Witton to Odo Bishop of Bayeux

5th Lord – Urse, hereditary Sheriff of Worcestershire.  Urse builds Worcester Castle

6th Lord – Urse’s son Roger is banished from England after killing a royal official.

7th Lord – Walter de Beauchamp is appointed Royal Forester for Worcestershire.

8th Lord – William de Beauchamp is appointed High Sheriff of Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire.

11th Lord – Grimbald Pauncefoot is knighted by Prince Edward (to be Edward I).