Family History Notebook

William Swyndell

Ancestry untraced. It is very difficult to estimate when William might have been born  - around 1425 is a wild guess based on the administrative skills required for the post.





Person ID 02915


0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.

1    The cellerarius (butler) was the canon responsible for provisions. Beauchief Abbey housed the abbot and 12 canons (monks) at this time.


a)    An historical account of Beauchief abbey [ed. by J. Nichols 1801]. p220

Appendix IV
No'ia Confr'm de Beucheff'.
(A list of the Canons of Beauchief Abbey [ c1461-2?])
fr. Wyllims Swyndell, celler'      (Willielmus Swyndell, cellerarius)