~1300, John born in England, heir & s/o 7606148. John de Clinton & 7606149. Ida de Oddingseles.
~1305, Margery born in England, d/o 2498726. Sir William Corbet.
7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.
1310, After the death of his father, John became a ward of the Earl of Warwick.
1/7/1311, Remission of payment to the heirs and executors of John de Clynton … for the time in which he was seneschal of Ponthieu. (S) CPRs.
1311, Ida de Clinton as a lady in waiting, and her sons John and William as squires, members of the household of Queen Isabella.
1312, To John de Clynton, Squire of the Queen’s household, his winter robe of the present year. (S) Household Book of Queen Isabella, Blackley, 1971.
1/1324, Dean of St. Mary of Lincoln, appeared against ..., John de Multon, John de Clynton, of Coleshull, ..., Thomas de Hastang, Richard de Hastang, Philip de Chetwynd, ..., John de Swynferton, ... for taking, vi et armis, 14 oxen, 5 cows, 2 steers and 160 sheep, belonging to him and worth £40, from Assheburn. (S) Plea Rolls for Staffordshire.
1316, John de Clinton the elder [John’s cousin or grand uncle] died holdingthe manor [of Colehsill] of the young son and heir of John de Clinton of Maxstoke. (S) A Hist. of the County of Warwick, V4, 1947.
1319, John a minor.
3/16/1322, John fought for the King at the Battle of Boroughbridge, Yorkshire. Rebel barons with Thomas, earl of Lancaster defeated by King Edward II.
1323, An assize … advowson of the church of Aldulvestre … John de Clynton stated that the presentation belonged to him, in asmuch as one Thomas de Clynton, his great grandfather (proavus), had been seised of the advowson, and had presented one Adam de Chetewynd, who had been admitted and instituted on his presentation; and the said Thomas had given the advowson to one Thomas de Clynton and Matilda his wife…; and from the said Thomas and Matilda the right descended to John their son and heir, and from John to this John his son and heir, who now pleads … Thomas de Clynton, the great grandfather, was seised of the advowson, … and he had afterwards granted the advowson to Osbert his son, and the said Osbert had granted it by his charter … the said Osbert had acknowledged the advowson to be the right of the Abbot and his Church. (S) The Burton Cartulary: V5, 1884.
10/15/1323, Commission of oyer … on complaint by the abbot of Burton upon Trent … John de Clynton of Makstoke, ‘chivaler,’ and William his brother, … came to Aldulvestre, co. Warwick, and besieged his dwelling house there … (S) CPRs.
[––John & Margery––]
Bef. 4/7/1325, John married Margery.
1/24/1327, Edward III succeeded Edward II as King of England.
2/24/1328-9, Grant by William Corbet, knight, lord of Chaddesleye, to Sir John de Clynton, of ' Mastok ' and to Margery his wife and to the heirs of their bodies of £200 yearly rent from his manor of Chaddesleye. (S) CCRs.
1328-9, “John de Clinton, of Maxstoke, knight to Monk's Kirby ( Kirkeby ) Priory : Confirmation of the charter of his ancestor Sir James de Bysegh granting all his land in Walton [ in Monk's Kirby ] to the priory : ( Warw. ).” (S) UKNA.
5/18/1329, John de Clynton of Makstok on a commission of peace in Warwickshire.
10/19/1330, John 1 of 9 that assisted King Edward III in the arrest of Roger de Mortimer in Nottingham castle.
1331-1335, John summoned to parliament by writ.
3/23/1332, Appointment … to arrest all disturbers of the king’s peace and to hear and determine the trespasses … Thomas, earl of Warwick, … John de Clinton of Maxstok, … for the county of Warwick. (S) CPRs.
9/20/1332, Order to the justiciary of Ireland to extend the land of Donaghmayn in Ireland and to commit the same to the king's yeoman, John de Clynton, … (S) CFRs.
11/20/1332, Commission of oyer and terminer … William de Shareshull … on complaint by John de Clynton of Macstok, that … and others assaulted him at Coventre, co. Warwick, carried away his good and assaulted his servants. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 3/13/1335, John, 2nd Lord Clinton of Maxstoke, Warwickshire, … Hertfordshire, died.
5/14/1343, Commission of oyer … on complaint Margery late the wife of John de Clynton of Maxstoke … (S) CPRs..
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P222. (S) Hist. of Warwick, V4, 1947, Maxstoke.
Children of John and Margery:
i. Ida de Clinton (624681), born ~1325 in England.
ii. John de Clinton, born 4/13/1328 in England.
3/13/1335, John of Maxstoke, under age, and in the wardship of the Earl of Warwick.
John, 3rd Lord Clinton, married Iodine, d/o 15211394. Geoffrey de Say & 15211395. Maud de Beauchamp.
2/1345, King Edward III granted to William de Clinton a license "to crenellate a dwelling place for the use of John de Clynton, nephew of the [childless] Earl of Huntingdon." (S) Maxstoke Castle, Warwickshire.
1354, John heir to his paternal uncle, William de Clinton, earl of Huntingdon.
10/24/1357, Commission of oyer and terminer … Baldwin de Frevylle, ‘chivaler,’ … on complaint of John de Clynton, ‘chivaler,’ … at Maxstoke, co. Warwick … (S) CPRs. [John de Clynton is Ida’s brother.]