William de Cheyne

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
William de Cheyne, son of Sir Alexander de Cheyne, Knt. and Agnes de Say, was born about 1274.1 Having fought against the King's forces at the Battle of Boroughbridge, he is said to have been hanged at York or Pontrefact at Yorkshire, England, about March 1322.1

William married Margaret de Shurland, daughter of Sir Robert de Shurland, Knt. and Margery (…).1


Margaret de Shurland
This person was last edited on12 Jul 2019


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 4:456 (Raynsford 9), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 4:457 (Raynsford 9).