Nicholas Audley, 3rd Baron Audley
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Nicholas Audley, 3rd Baron Audley (ca. 1328 – 1391) was born in the Heighley Castle, Staffordshire, England to James Audley, 2nd Baron Audley, his only surviving son.
He was known as Lord of Rougemont (Redcastle, Shropshire) and is considered one of Marcher Lord as was his father at Heighley.
Nicholas's father-in-law Henry, 4th Earl of Buchan, received, amongst other large grants of manors and lands, a grant of the Lordship of the Isle of Man in 1310.
Later members of the Audley-Stanley family would become Kings of Mann.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Nicholas Audley, 3rd Baron Audley, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
- Cokayne, George Edward, and Vicary Gibbs; et al. The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant [2nd ed.]. (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910-59), Volume 1 page 240.