Sir William Skipwith, Baron of the Exchequer, b. circa 1325, d. 1366.
Father William de Skipwith d. 1336
Mother Margaret FitzSimon
Sir William Skipwith, Baron of the Exchequer Baron of the Exchequer for Edward III. He married Alice de Hiltoft, daughter of Sir William de Hiltoft, Lord Ingoldmells and Alice de Muer. Sir William Skipwith, Baron of the Exchequer was born circa 1325 at of Skipwith, Lincolnshire, England. He died in 1366.
Margaret Skipwith d. 1 Jul 1415
Sir William Skipwith, Justice of the King's Bench
John Skipwith, Esq., Sheriff of Lincolnshire+ d. 1422
Sir William Skipwith, the second son, succeeded his elder brother in the estate a few months after his father died. Sir William was bred to the bar and attained great eminence. He was first chosen one of the king's serjeants, and in the 33rd of Edward III constituted one of the judges of the King's Bench. In three years afterwards, he was sworn in lord chief baron of the Exchequer, and he continued in that high judicial station until the 40th year of the same king, the time of his decease. His lordship married Alice, only daughter and heir of Sir William de Hiltoft, Lord of Ingoldmells, by Alice, his wife, sister and sole heir of Ralph de Muer, Lord of Calthorp and Covenham, in the county of Lincoln, and had issue, William, John, Patrick, Stephen, Alice, and Margaret. [John Burke & John Bernard Burke, Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England, Ireland, and Scotland, Second Edition, Scott, Webster, & Geary, London, 1841, p. 487, Skipwith, of Newbold Hall
Sir William DE SKIPWITH MP, KG, Knight was born about 1314 in Skipwith, Selby, East Riding Yorkshire, England and died after 1398. William married Alice HILTOFT circa 1354. Alice was born about 1333 in Hiltoft, Ingoldmells, Lincolnshire, England.
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