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Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Sir Ralph Daubeney & Alice Montacute & Katherine Thweng

1247652. Sir Ralph Daubeney & 1247653. Alice Montacute & 15208755. Katherine Thweng

3/3/1305, Ralph de Albiniaco born in England, heir & s/o 2495304. Baron Ellis Daubeney & 2495305. Joan ?.

Bef. 4/24/1305, Ralph’s father died.

7/8/1305, Grant to William de Cumbe Martyn, citizen and merchant of Lodon, for 1,000 marks paid on behalf of Margaret, the queen consort, … of the custody, during the minority of the heir, of two parts of the lands in Somerset, late of Elias de Albiniaco, tenant in chief, … and the marriage of the heirs; … (S) CPRs.

7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.

7/2/1309, Letter patent notifying that Ralph de Albiniaco, a minor, is the son and lawful heir of Elias de Albiniaco. (S) A Formula Book of English Official Historical Documents, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1909, P68.

~1315, Alice born in England, d/o 2495306. Lord William Montacute & 2495307. Elizabeth de Montfort.

~1317, Katherine born in England, d/o 30417510. Marmaduke de Thwenge & 30417511. Isabel de Roos. [Youngest of 6 children, 3 boys and 3 girls.]

1316, Ralph heir to his mother.

1318, “Ralph Daubeney, son and heir of Ellis Daubeney … Daubeney requests that, whereas he was under-age and the King's ward after the death of his father who held part of his lands by knight's service, and with his wife held the manor of Ingelby to him, his wife and his heirs of Roos by the service of 2 marks yearly, which manor, worth over £100 yearly, was seised in the King's hand after the death of his mother 2 years ago, that the said manor and its issues now be returned to him… Ingleby, Lincolnshire.” (S) UKNA.

3/15/1318, Writ of certiorari to enquire what lands &c. are held in Pederton and Baryngton of the inheritance of Ralph, son and heir of the said Elias, who is in the king's wardship, in dower, or for life, or by the courtesy of England, or by fee tail, and ought to revert to the said heir. (S) CPRs.

4/7/1318, Pedertone and Baryngtone. A messuage, a carucate of land, 201. rent &c. are held in dower by Isabel late the wife of Ralph de Albiniaco ; a messuage, 60a. land, 8a. meadow, 91. LQd. rent &c. were held in dower by Joan late the wife of Elias de Albiniaco, but the said Joan is dead and the king granted the wardship of the said dower to William Poyns alias Poyntz and his executors until the lawful age of the heir ; and a full extent is given of numerous other tenures in the said towns with names of tenants, but none are held by the courtesy of England nor by fee tail, of the inheritance of the said heir. (S) CPRs.

1318, King Edward II confirmed the grant by which Ralph Albiniaco founded the Priory of Broadholme. (S) Topo. Hist. of Nottingham, Curtis, 1844, P41.

7/2/1323, Notification to J. duke of Brittan, … that Ralph de Albiniaco son of Elias de Albiniaco, tenant in chief, deceased, is the heir of the said Elias. (S) CPRs.

7/4/1323, Simple protection for one year for William le Jeu, going beyond the seas in the company of Ralph son and heir of Elias de Albiniaco. (S) CPRs.

8/1324, King Edward II began the “War of Saint-Sardos” with his brother-in-law King Charles of France.

3/16/1326, Ralph took livry of his lands.

6/21/1326, To escheator in cos. Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, and Dorset. Order to cause Ralph de Albiniaco, son and heir of Elias de Albiniaco, tenant in chief of the late king, to have seisin of his father's lands, as he has proved his age before the escheator, and the king has taken his homage. (S) CCRs.

1326, Ralph “solemnly created” a Knight of the Bath by King Edward II.

1/24/1327, Edward III succeeded Edward II as King of England.

[––Ralph & Alice––]

Bef. 1/27/1333, Ralph married Alice.

4/1/1335, “Ralph Daubigny … Daubigny requests the grant of an oyer and terminer to Willoughby and others concerning an assault made on his people and for the cutting of his meadow to his great damage since this was done against the peace when Daubigny was in the king's service … Saxilby, [Lincolnshire].” (S) UKNA.

6/24/1335, King Edward, leaving from Carlisle, ravaged towns throughout Scotland. Ralph fought in Scotland and taken prisoner.

10/6/1337, Pardon to Ralph Daubeny, who was lately taken prisoner of war by the Scots and is still detained in Scotland, in consideration of his losses by occasion of such imprisonment, of the 100 marks due by him for the marriage of the son and heir of John de Denham in the county of Devon, tenant in chief, … (S) CPRs.

1337, Ralph released from prison.

2/2/1338, Ralph Daubeney listed as one of defenders of Perth. (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland.

2/25/1342, Ralph D’Aubeney summoned to parliament. (S) A Genealogical History … Burke, 1866, P160.

By 1344, Alice died.

1344, ‘Replevin for the Abbot of Ford against Ralph Daubene ...’ (S) Year Books – Edward III, Pike, 2012, P248.

[––Ralph & Katherine––]

Bef. 2/8/1345, Ralph 2nd married Katherine Thweng, d/o Marmaduke, sister of William, Lord Thweng.

8/26/1346, Ralph fought at the battle of Crecy. A decisive victory, a third of the French forces lost [mainly to arrows] to less than 100 Englishmen, this started the decline in importance of the mounted knight, and the rise of England as a European power.

1347, Ralph at the siege of Calais. [Calais would not fall until 8/4/1347.]

1348-49, The Great Pestilence [Black Death] ravaged the country of England.

5/1/1348, 12 chantries founded by William, archbishop of York, … masses and other prayers … for the good estate of … Sir Henry de Percy … Ralph Daubeney, Katharine, his wife, … (S) CPRs.

4/6/1351, Signification … children born out of the ligeance of England … shall be henceforth able to have and enjory their inheritiance after the death of their ancestors in all parts within the ligeance of England … like letter for Giles son of Ralph Daubeney, who was born out of the ligeance of England. (S) CPRs. [Giles was the third child named after Henry, s/o John, Lord Beaumont, and Elizabeth, d/o Guy de Brian.] (S) King and Country, Griffiths, 1991, P47.

1357, Ralph of South Petherton, Somerset, in a deed of his son Giles.

1363, Ralph held in Somerset  in his demesne as of fee a service rent of a rose [from premises in Kilmersdon] … with his wife for their lives reversion of a messuage … in socage of the prior of St. John of Jerusalem. (S) 10/28/1410, IPM of Ralph.

10/10/1367, Commission of oyer and terminer … Ralph de Nevill, Ralph Daubeney, … to arrest and take John Taverner, … impeached for forging the king’s money, gold and silver, … (S) CPRs.

6/18/1369, To escheator in Somerset. Order, if assured that a messuage and 7 acres of land in Southpedirton which were of Ralph Daubeney knight were by him demised after the licence granted him by the king so to do, and that he has not aliened to any man lands held in chief over and above the value of £50 a year, to remove the king's hand. (S) CCRs.

2/14/1370, Ralph Daubeney, Knight, granted to William Botreaux, knight, and Elizabeth his wife, his (Ralph’s) daughter and her heirs a rent of £40 from the manor and hamlets, described as all his lands and tenements in Barrington, South Petherton, South Harp and Chillington. (S) 10/28/1410, IPM of Ralph.

8/5/1371, Ralph licensed to enfeoff his son Giles of the manor of Petherton, Somerset. (S) Gen. Mag., Vs7-8, 1904, P94.

2/13/1375, Writing of Laurencia who was wife of William Ingelby, being a quitclaim to Giles Daubeney knight and his heirs of a yearly rent of 40s. to be taken of the manor of Baryngton within the hundred of Southpederton co. Somerset which she had by grant of Ralph Daubeneye knight father of the said Giles in name of her dower … (S) CCRs.

2/13/1376, Henry Molyns, for non-appearance to answer Ralph Daubeney, knight, touching a plea of debt of £18. (S) CPRs.

10/13/1376 at Ingoldmels, Lincoln. View of Frankpledge of the lord Duke of Lancaster ... Elizabeth Vavasour, Michael de Pole, ... Ralph Daubeney, ... ought to come and have not ... (S) Court Rolls of Ingoldmells, 1902, P174.

7/16/1377, Richard II crowned king of England.

1378, Ralph Daubeney assigned his rights in Barrington to his son Giles. (S) A Hist. of the County of Somerset, V4, 1978.

11/22/1378, Ralph Daubeney, knight, died.

(S) Memorials of the West, Hist. and Desc., Rogers, 1888, ‘Daubeney’. (S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P120.

Family notes:

·         (S) 10/28/1410, Writ for IPM of Ralph Daubeney, Knight. Somerset: annual value of the manor, hamlets and hundred £200 … Ralph gave the manor, hundred and hamlets to Giles Daubeney for life, rendering £100 yearly … Giles (1901256), under age in the king’s ward, is next heir, being the brother of John, son of Giles (3802512), son of Giles (623826), son of Ralph (1247652), and aged 16 years and more. (S) CIsPM.

Child of Ralph and Alice:

i. Giles Daubeney (623826), born ~1335 in England.       

Child of Ralph and Katherine:

ii. Elizabeth Daubeney (7604377), born ~1350 in England.

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