NICHOLAS, 5th Baron

Called the "Good Baron." b. 1490. Led a Life of Great Piety, and Married, 1512, Joanna, daughter and co-heiress of Henry, Lord Alreston. Formed various plans for the Advancement of the Family, but these were Unhappily Frustrated. He ended his life on Tower Hill, 1539, as an outcome of a Misunderstanding with Henry VIII.