John S. Wurts, MAGNA CHARTA; ; Philadelphia, Brookfield Publishing Co., 1954; part I&II, p. 91; part III, p. 358. "...heir, who was feudal lord or Baron by tenure of the manors of Nether Tabley, Westhale, Heile and others, in Cheshire. He died about the year 1352, having married about 1322, Mary, daughter of William de Mobberley of Cheshire."
William Mobberley, Lord of Mobberley, married Maud Downes, daughter and heir of Robert Downes of Chorley, juxta Werford. He was Sheriff of Cheshire in 1319 and had issue Raufe, Cicely m. John Dumbill, Elizabeth m. Hugh Venables (you come from him by his 2nd wife, Katherine Houghton), Margaret m. Richard Bold, Emma m. Richard Grovenour, Mary m. Nicolas Leycester, Joan m. Wm. Arthurton, Ellen m. Richard Bromhale, and Agnes unmarried. William sealed usually with the coat of arms above. He died 1327 and his widow married John Dumbill, Sr.
Source:"Kin of Mellcene Thurman Smith" Call Number: CS71.S643
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