Henry VIII,the Reign
The Royal Progress 1535
Basing House, Hampshire
19 Oct 1535
Basing House was the home of Sir William Paulet (or Pawlett), the Somerset family from the manor of the same name, a few miles from the Seymours at Hatch Beauchamp at Chaucer at North Petherton. Sir William’s great-grandfather married Constance Poynings, daughter of Thomas, fifth Baron St John of Basing.
The first Lord St John of Basing’s daughter Margaret married John de Beauchamp of Hatch, Somerset, and her daughter married Sir Roger Seymour.