Sheriffs of Buckinghamshire: 1139 to 1306



A. 1135, 1 Stephen

5 Aubry de Vere. Seat, Castle Heningham in Essex, Bolebec Castle in Whitchurch, Co. Bucks. Arms, Quarterly Gules and Or, in the first a Mullet Argent. And,
Richard Basset, Justice of England. Seat, Drayton Basset in Co. Staff. and Weldon, Co. Northampton. Arms, Barry Nebuly of Six, Argent and Gules.

A. 1154, 1 Hen. II

1 Aubry de Vere. Seat and Arms, as before. And,
Richard Basset, Justice of England. Seat, and Arms as before.
2 Henry de Essex, Baron of Raleigh. Seat, Raleigh in Essex, and Saltwood Castle in Kent. Arms, Argent, an Orle Gules.
Eodem anno, as in Madox's Exch. p.685 John de Bidun.
6 Geffry Fitz Ralph. Arms, Two Barrs.
7 Richard Fitz Osbert for 3 Years.
10 The same, and
Hugh de la Lege for 6 Years.
16 David Archdeacon of Bucks.
20 Will. Fitz Richard for 6 Years.
26 Will. Rufus for 7 Years.
33 The same for the first half of the Year, and
Oger Fitz Oger for the last.
34 Oger Fitz Oger

Anno 1189, 1 Ric. I.

1 Oger Fitz Oger
2 Will. Rufus for 4 Years. Seat, and Arms, as before.
6 Simon de Beauchamp. Seat, Bedford Castle. Arms, Quarterly Or and Gules, over all a Bendlet of the second.
10 Will. de Albini, Baron of Belvoir. Seats, Belvoir Castle in Leicestershire, and Uffington Co. Lincoln. Arms, Or two Chevronells within a Bordure Gules

Anno 1199, 1 John.

1 The same.
2 Geffry Fitz Piers, Earl of Essex. Seats, Walden Castle in Essex and Ludgershall Castle Co. Wilts. Arms, Quarterly Or and Gules, a Bordure Vaire.
7 Rob. de Braybroke.
13 The same.
15 Hugh Lo. Gournay, Baron of Whorlton, Co. Ebor. Arms, Paly of Six Or and Az.
16 Hen. de Braybroke, Chiv. for 2 Years.

Anno 1216, 1 Henry III

2 Fulk de Brent Baron of Eye in Suffolk, for 2 Years. Seat, Bedford Castle. Arms, Gules, a Wyverne his Tail nowed Argent.
4 The same Baron for 4 Years.
8 Walter de Patteshall for 5 Years. seats, Bletsoe Co. Bedford, and Pateshull in Com. Northampt. Arms, Argent, a Fess Sable between three Crescents Gules.
13 Stephen de Segrave Chiv. Ch. Justice of the Common Pleas. Seats, Seagrave Castle in Co. Leicest. and Alconbury Co. Huntington. Arms, Gules, a Lion rampant Argent crown'd Or.
14 The same for 3 Years.
17 The same.
18 The same.
19 Ralph Fitz Reginald.
20 William Lo. Beauchamp, Baron of Bedford. Seat, and Arms, as before.
21 Reginald de Whitchurch. Seat, Whitchurch, in Com. Bucks. Arms, Argent frette Gu.
22 Rob. de Hage. Arms, Q. if not Argent, 3 Escotcheons Gules.
23 The same for the first Quarter; and
John de Grey, Chiv. for the 3 last. Seat, Waterhall in Bletchley Co. Bucks. Arms, Barry of 6, Arg. and Az. in Chief 3 Torteauxes. A Label of 5 Points of the Field.
24 Paulin de Peyvre, Chivaler for 2 Years. Seats Todington in Co. Bedford, and Chilton in Com. Bucks.
26 John Grimbaud
27 Will. de Holwell, for 6 Years. Holwell, in Co. Bedford.
33 Alex. de Hamden, for 4 Years. Seat, Great Hamden in Com. Bucks. Arms, Argent, a Saltire Gules between 4 display'd Eagles, Az.
38 Simon de Crendon, for 2 Years. Seat, Long Crendon Co. Bucks.
40 Rob. le Savage.
41 Rob. le Tottenhall, for 2 Years. Seat, Tottenhall Co. Bedf. q.
43 Alex. de Hamden, for 4 Years. Seat, and Arms as before.
47 The same; and
Sim. de Pateshull. Seat, and Arms as before.
48 Simon de Pateshull, for 4Years.
53 Edward Earl of Chester, eldest Son of K. Henry III, for 2 Years. Arms, The Arms of England, with a Label of 3 Points.
54 The same Prince, for 3 Years. He succeeded in the 3 Years his Father in the Kingdom

A. 1272, 1 Edw. I

1 Tho. de Bray, for 2 Years. Seat Eaton Byng Co. Bedf. q.
3 Hugh de Stapleford, for 4 Years. Seat Stapleford, Co. Notting. Arms, Argent, on 2 Barrs Az. 3 Cinqfoils Or.
7 John de Cheney, for 3 Years. Seat, Cheynes, Co. Bucks. Arms, Cheque Or and Az. a Fess Gules frettee Ermin.
10 The same.
11 Ralph de Golding, for 2 Years. Seat Goldington, in Com. Bedford. Arms, Argent, 2 Lyoncells passant, Azure.
13 Rob. Malet. Seat Langley in Wyardsbury, Co. Bucks.
14 William de Boyvile, for 2 Years. Arms, Gules, a Fess Or, between 3 Saltires Humette Arg.
16 William de Turvile, for 2 Years. Seat Weston Turvile Co. Bucks. Arms, Gules, a Chevron vayre between 3 Mullets pierced Argent.
18 John de Pabenham. Seat Pabenham and Fletemarston, in Com. Bedford. Arms, Barry of six, Argent and Azure; over all, on a Bend Gules, 3 Mullets Or pierced of the second.
19 William de Turvile, for 2 Years. Seat, and Arms, as before.
21 Nicolas de Trimenell, for 4 Years. Arms, Or, a Cross engrail'd Gules, disbruised with a Bendlet Azure.
25 Simon de Bradenham, Seat, Bradenham, in Com. Bucks.
26 Walter de Molesworth, Seat, in Co. Bedford. Arms, Gules an Inescutcheon vayree within 8 Cross Croslets in Orle Or.
34 Walter de Molesworth, Chivaler, for 2 Years. Seat, and Arms, as before.