1398, Walter Raynell born in Devon, England, s/o 311916. Walter Reynell & 311917. Margaret Strighull.
1411, Joanna born in Devon, England, d/o 311918. William Walrond.
3/20/1413, Henry V succeeded Henry IV as King of England.
By 1416, Walter first married Christina ?.
1416, Walter Reynell and Walter Reynell (this Walter) and Cristina his wife of Manor of East Ogwell. (S) UKNA.
By 1418, Walter’s father died [Likely in France.]
1418, Walter joined the retinue of Sir Hugh Luttrell, Lt. of Harfleur.
1418, King Henry began the long siege of Rouen.
3/18/1420, Commitment to Hugh de Courtenay, knight, the elder, … by mainprise of Walter Raynell, the younger, of the county of Devon … (S) CFRs.
1421, The last military campaign of Henry V in France began; Henry dying while in France in 1422.
9/1421, Walter R. claims that Richard A. owes him £500 on a bond. Damages are claimed at £500. Bond shown in court. And upon this WR says that the bond was made at London etc. (S) CP 40/643, rot. 310.
By 1422, Walter has sold his half of Bassingbourne manor to Lord Tiptoft. [Likely to cover his father’s expenses of the war in France.]
5/2/1422, A jury comes and says on oath that the bond of Walter Reynel of 9/1421 is of RA's making, just as WR alleged. Therefore, WR is to recover the aforesaid debt plus 60s damages and 40s costs. (S) CP 40/643, rot. 310.
8/31/1422, Henry VI (an infant) succeeded Henry V as King of England.
3/1/1423, Deed of gift. Edward Pomeray esq. to … lands in Bury Pomeray and Tregony and elsewhere in Devon and Cornwall … Witnesses: Robert Hill, Walter Raynell, esqs, … (S) UKNA.
1423, Walter sold his all Cambridgeshire properties to Sir John Tiptoft for £1000.
1423-24, Walter and his son Walter obtained episcopal licences to have an oratory at Malston. (S) Hist. of Parliament, Roskell, 1993. [Likely after the death of his first wife Christina.]
12/11/1426, Indults to the following to cause mass to be celebrated before daybreak. Walter Reynell, donsel, of the diocese of Exeter. (S) Lateran Regesta 274, V7, 1906.
[––Walter & Joanna––]
Walter married 2nd Joanna.
1447, Walter represent Totnes in Parliament.
10/29/1449, Commitment to Walter Reynell, esquire, … of the keeping of the manor of Inneswork, co. Devon. (S) CFRs.
2/13/1452, Walter Escheator for Devon, Cornwall. (S) UKNA.
2/9/1453, John Radford made a bond with Walter Reynell, escheator of Devon and Cornwall in £40.
1453, Walter represented Devon in Parliament.
6/8/1453, Walter Raynell a collector of the 15th and 10th in the county of Devon. (S) CFRs.
1455, Walter M.P. for co. Devon.
1/1460, Walter Reynell, former escheator of Devon and Cornwall, states that on 9 February 1453 John Radford made a bond with him in £40, but has not paid, to his damage of £10. He shows the bond in court. (S) CP 40/798, rot. 123d.
(S) A View of Devonshire , Westcote, 1845, P577.
Children of Walter and Christina:
i. Walter Reynell, born ~1420 in England.
1475, Walter Reynell, esq. Devon, died. (S) UKNA, IPM.
Children of Walter and Joanna:
ii. Mary Reynell (77979), born ~1440 in Devon, England.