Pastons Manor; 1189-1925; Caister next Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Pastons Manor; 1189-1925; Caister next Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Simon de Castre died in possession of the manor of Caister in Flegg, held by grant of the lord of Wormegay, 1377-8, 'no heir known' [IPM 15/3]. The manor was later owned by the Paston family. \r\nWilliam Paston, esq., first court, 15 October 1632 (later Sir William, bt).\r\nWilliam Crowe, esq., first court, 21 Jan 1660.\r\nThomas Bransby, gent., first court, 11 Nov 1668.\r\nThomas Bransby, esq., 28 Oct 1681.\r\nRobert Bransby, gent., 9 Oct 1683.\r\nRobert Bransby, esq., 19 Oct 1688.\r\nRoger Crowe, gent., first court, 21 Oct 1692\r\nRoger Crowe, esq., 15 Oct 1703.\r\nJohn Bedingfeld, esq., first court, 27 Oct 1726.\r\nRevd Edward Lockwood and Dane Judith, his wife, late Lady Judith Rous, widow, 26 Jun 1787.\r\nSir John Rous, bt, 4 Oct 1791.\r\nHenry Alexander, esq., 30 Dec 1791.\r\nThomas Clowes, esq., 12 Oct 1803.\r\nThomas Clowes, gent., 5 Jul 1805.\r\nThomas Clowes, esq., 11 Dec 1806.\r\nJohn Clowes, esq., 10 Mar 1857.\r\nMaria Dorothy Clowes, widow, 26 Mar 1878.\r\nAnthony Francis Traynier, esq., 4 Sep 1919.\r\nCharles Clowes is named as lord of both Caister Pastons and Caister Bardolfes on the Inclosure Award of 1816 [NRO, C/Sca 2/63]\r\nThomas Clowes, esq., is given as lord of the manor of Caistor-next-Yarmouth in 1845 trade directory.\r\nMrs M.D. Clowes is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.


Caister next Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Created on: 22/01/2003 by Droip




F. Blomefield, 'An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk' (11 vols, London, 1805-1810) at British History Online.
HMSO, 'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Guides and Calendars. Series 1. 1236-1447' (26 vols, London, 1904-2010)
W. White, 'History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk, and the City and County of the City of Norwich' (1845), p. 294

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