'CZmisc23'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Creon (Croun) of Creon, Creon of Freston, Chevercourt of Carleton, Chevercourt of Wyfordby

Nichols identifies the arms of this family as "Lozengy, Or and Gules" and notes that the following Wido/Guy "accompanied William duke of Normandy".
Wido or Guy de Creon of Freston, Lincolnshire (a 1086)
1. Alan ('Opendore') de Creon of Creon (Crone)
  m. Muriel
A. Maurice de Creon of Creon, Governor of Anjou & Maine (d before 1186)
  m. (Clarice?) (widow of Albert de Gresle?)
  i. Guy de Creon (Croun) of Creon 'of Freiston'
  (1) The following is supported by Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees (1906, 'Pedwardine of Burton Pedwardine' (#2)).
(2) Nichols & Maddison both identify Guy's wife just as Isabel but some web sites identify her as ...
  m. Isabella Basset (dau of Thomas Basset by Alice de Dunstanville)
  a. Petronel (Petronilla) de Creon or Croun (d 1261-2)
  Nichols suggests that Petronel m1. Henry de Mora, m2. Oliver Vaux, m3. William de Longchamp. Maddison shows them as m1. (1191) William de Lonchamp, m2. (sp?) Henry de Mara, m3. (1211) Oliver de Vallibus (Vaux). Provisionally, we show the marriages in the following order.
  m1. (sp?) Henry de Mora
  m2. (1191) William de Longchamp (d c1211?)
  m3. (1211) Oliver Vaux
  ii. Peter de Creon
  iii. daughter
  m. Guy de la Val (d 1199-1200)
2.+ other issue - Godfrey (abbot of Crowland), Emma



Thuroldia Capracuria or Chevercourt of Wyfordby & Carleton (a 1086)
1. Alfrid (a temp Henry I who r. 1100-1135)
  A. Ralph de Chevercourt of Carleton (a temp Hemry II who r. 1154-1189)
  i. Jordan de Chevercourt
  m. Alice (dau of Randle, Sheriff of Nottingham)
  a. Ralph de Chevercourt (dsp)
  b. Lettice de Chevercourt
  m. Ranulph de Newmarsh
  c. Isabel de Chevercourt
  m. Robet de Turneaux
  d. Aubrie de Chevercourt
  m. Robert St. Quntin
  B. G. de Chevercourt (dsp)
  C. Walter de Chevercourt of Wyfordby
  i. S. de Chevercourt
  a. John de Chevercourt
  (1) Robert de Chevercourt (a 1221, 1253)
  m. Alice
  (A) Robert Chevercourt
  (i) John de Chevercourt of Wyfordby (a 1319, d by 1334)
  m. Sabina (a 1333 , dau/heir of Alan de Stoneby)
  (a) Robert de Chevercourt of Wyfordby (d 1347-8)
  m1. Alice
  m2. Julian
  ((1)) Alice de Chevercourt, last of Wyfordby (a 1352)
  ((2)) Joan de Chevercourt
  m1. John Phillipotts of Helpringham
  m2. John de Shepey
  (b)+ other issue - Ivo (a 1337, 1345), Ralph (a 1354)
  b. Robert de Chevercourt

Main source(s):
(1) For Creon (uploaded 17.02.23) : 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 2, part 1, 1795, 'Creon and Vaux', p28)
(2) For Chevercourt (uploaded 20.03.23) : 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 2, part 1, 1795, 'Pedigree of Chevercourt of Wyfordby', p396)
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