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Sunday, June 20, 2010

Lord Nicholas Carew Esq. & Isabel de la Mare

1901080. Lord Nicholas Carew Esq. & 1901081. Isabel de la Mare

~1355, Isabel born in England, d/o §Alice de la Mare, of Delamers, Hertfordshire.

1359, Nicholas born in England, s/o 3802160. Nicholas Carew & 3802161. Lucy Willoughby.

[––Nicholas & Isabel––]

By 5/1374, Nicholas married Isabel, when Sir Thomas de la Mare (d.3/29/1405) settled his manor of Aldermaston [Berks] on members of the Carew family.

6/21/1377, Richard II, age 10, succeeded Edward III as King of England.

2/24/1380, Nicholas son of Nicholas de Carreu to Sir Baldwin de Bereford knight the elder, … Grant and quitclaim of the manor, … [Nicholas acknowledging a grant of his father in 1373.] (S) CCRs, 2/29/1380. [Multiple records of father and son during this year – Nicholas the son “of age”.]

1388, Nicholas a commissioner for the confiscation of the lands of the Lords Appellant.

8/7/1390, Nicholas heir to his father.

8/17/1390, Writ for IPM of Nicholas Carreu. Berks: Great Purle. The manor, … He died on 17 August last. Nicholas Carreu, his son, aged 30 years and more, is his heir. Kent: … Stoke in the hundred of Hoo. … Surrey: … manors of Bedyngton, Huscarle, Northbury and Kersalton, … (S) CIsPM.

10/21/1391, Nicholas, Sheriff of Sussex and Surrey.

3/1392, Nicholas on a commission of array for Surrey.

1392-93, Contemporary extract from extent of Beddington and concerning Nicholas Carue son of Nicholas Carue. Refers to regnal years 19 Edward III (1345). (S) UKNA.

1/1393, Nicholas granted the farm of the manor of Croham in Croydon, for which he paid 40s a year.

5/5/1393, To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any process against the executors of Nicholas Carreu (3802160) … commission came never to his hands … as Nicholas his son and heir has made oath in chancery. (S) CCRs.

3/6/1394, Nicholas de Carreu and William de Weston to receive £16 8s for 41 days in parliament at Westminster representing Surrey. (S) CCRs.

2/12/1397, Nicholas de Carreu and William de Weston to receive £9 12s for 24 days in parliament at Westminster representing Surrey. (S) CCRs.

1/31/1398, Nicholas de Carreu and Thomas de Wyntreshulle to receive £13 4s for 33 days in parliament at Westminster & Shrewsbury representing Surrey. (S) CCRs.

7/28/1397, Appointment of John Halsham, Nicholas Carrewe, … to arrest and bring to the catle of Arundell, … Richard Chamberleyn of Dorkyng and John Bray, clerk. (S) CPRs.

7/1398, Sulham manor, Berks, conveyed by Walter Haywode to Stephen Hayme and Nicholas.

9/30/1399, Henry IV succeeded Richard II as King of England.

1/16/1400, Nicholas Carreu of Surrey has mainperned in chancery under a pain of £1000 that Thomas earl of Kent, John earl of Huntyngdoun, and others … shall be before the king and council upon warning received. (S) CCRs.

1400, Nicholas became a feoffee-to-uses of John Tregoz. [1404-1428, lawsuits involving these properties.]

11/24/1400, Nicholas, Sheriff of Sussex and Surrey.

6/1401, Nicholas represented Surrey at the Great Council at Westminster about war with France. [The sentiments of all peers present were recorded.]

10/1402, Nicholas granted the crown 200 marks  towards the cost of coastal defence.

12/6/1402, Stephen Brunne citizen and grocer of London, … to Nicholas Carreu the elder esquire of Surrey, his heirs and assigns. Quitclaim with warranty of all lands, rents and services in Croydoun, Sanderstede, … Surrey … (S) CCRs.

1403, Nicholas represented Surrey at the Great Council at Durham to discuss the custody of the northern castles after the fall of the Percys. [King Henry summoned the council to give advice, but was not present.]

1405, Isabel died [before her mother.]

[––Nicholas & Mercy––]

Nicholas married 2nd Mercy, d/o Stephen Hayme.

1/27/1406, Nicholas Carrewe on a commission of peace with Thomas, earl of Arundel, Edmund, earl of Kent, Thomas Camoys, John Colpeper, Robert Hull, … Surrey. (S) CPRs.

7/1406, Nicholas loaned the crown £100. [Repaid in 1407.]

1406-7, “Release by John Pycard, to Nicholas Carew, esquire, of his right to a tenement called 'La George on the Hop' in Graschichestrete in the parish of Allhallows, Graschirche: Middx.” (S) UKNA.

3/1/1407, Order to give Roger de Fienles, whose fealty the king has taken, seisin of his purparty of the lands … as the said Roger has proved his age before Nicholas Carreu escheator in Surrey and Sussex … (S) CCRs.

4/8/1408, Nicholas Carrewe the escheator in Surrey. (S) CCRs, 5/21/1408.

7/1/1409, To the treasurer and the barons of the exchequer. Writ of supersedeas omnino in respect of any process against Nicholas Carreu, appointed with others a justice to take into the king's hand …  lands in Sussex … that commission came never to the hands of the said Nicholas, as he has made oath in chancery. (S) CCRs.

2/14/1411, Commission to John Tremayn, Nicholas Carewe … on petition by the king’s kinsman Thomas, earl of Arundel, son and heir of Richard, late earl of Arundel, … condemned to death … revoked in Parliament … counties of Surrey and Sussex … cause restitution to be made. (S) CPRs.

1411, Isabel’s father died.

1411, Isabel’s mother died, Nicholas Carew (950540) her heir [Alice’s 2nd husband died earlier the same year.]

1/2/1412, Commisssion … to enquire the names and amounts of land and rent held by all men and women in the said county … Nicholas Carrewe and William Croyser, in the county of Surrey. (S) CPRs.

1412, Assessments show Nicolas’ estates worth £158 6s 8d yearly. [£80 in Sussex.]

3/20/1413, Henry V succeeded Henry IV as King of England.

11/1413, Nicholas quarrelling with the London mercer, John Lane, agreed to accept the arbitration of 4 aldermen, offering securities of 1,000 marks.

7/1/1415, … to Thomas Sakeville knight, William Cheyne, …, Nicholas Carrew and Mercy his wife, … Quitclaim of the whole manor of Redmeregge … co. Sussex, … (S) CCRs.

1415-16, Nicholas de Carreu, esquire, of Beddington, co. Surrey, and Mercy his wife to Edmund Grymston, citizen and vintner of London, and Isabel his wife : Grant of two messuages, etc. (S) UKNA.

1417, Nicholas M.P. for Surrey.

6/1417, Nicholas loaned the crown £40 toward the invasion of France.

2/11/1419, “Debtor: John Parys, citizen of London. Creditor: Nicholas Carew of Beddington in Surrey [Wallington Hundred], esquire. Amount: £20.” (S) UKNA.

2/21/1420, To the sheriff of Sussex. Order to restore … the sheriff to give notice to … William Hankeforde, John Bohun, … knights, Robert Hulle, William Cheyne, …, Nicholas Carreu, … tenants … (S) CCRs.

5/1421, At Guildord, Nicholas attended the elections for parliamentary representation.

8/31/1422, Henry VI (an infant) succeeded Henry V as King of England.

2/13/1422, Nicholas Carreu to Roger Heroun … Charter with warranty of the manors of Nutfelde, Karsalton, Norbury and Bedyngton co. Surrey … (S) CCRs.

1422-23, Indenture between John Corve of the one part, and Nicholas Carreue, esquire, ... of the other part, relating to lands in ..., co. Surrey, and ..., co. Sussex. (S) UKNA.

4/1423, Nichoas given custody of part of the manor of Burton Stacey in Hampshire.

4/27/1423, Commitment to Nicholas Carreu, esquire, by mainprise of Nicholas Carreu (950540), the younger, and Thomas Hayton, both of the county of Surrey, of the keeping of a moiety of the manor of Berton Sacy, co. Southampton, … (S) CFRs.

5/28/1424, To the escheator in Sussex. … the manors of 'Southstoke,' Pyperynge, …  Margaret who was wife of Roland Lentale at her death held those manors, … by demise of Thomas late archbishop of Canterbury, … William Cheyne, …, Nicholas Carrewe, Robert Hille, … (S) CCRs.

8/3/1428, Thomas Danyell esquire, … to Nicholas Carreu the elder, … Quitclaim of the manor of Bedyngton, and of all other lands, rents and services in Surrey … (S) CCRs.

10/17/1430, Release by John Pycard to Nicholas Carew, equire, ... tenement calle ‘Le George on the Hop’, Graschirchestrete. (S) Cat. of Ancient Deeds, 1894, P253.

1431-32, Nicholas Carrey senior & his wife Mercy v. John Martyn. (S) Feet of Fines, Surrey.

8/28/1432, Nicholas wrote his will. (S) Testamenta Vetusta, V1, P260.

9/4/1432, Nicholas died; buried at Beddington next to Isabel. (S) A Hist. of the co. of Surrey, V3, 1911.

10/16/1432, Writ for IPM of Nicholas Carrewe, Esquire. Surrey: No lands of the king.  He died on 4 September 1432. Nicholas Carrewe is his son and next heir, aged 30 years and more. Sussex: [Same – the bulk of his estates having been settled previously upon Nicholas, his eldest son.] (S) CIsPM.


7/10/1440, Nicholas [the son] quitclaimed to Mercy, wife of his deceased father, all right to 1/3rd of the manor of Woodmansterne. Mercy, late wife of Nicholas Carew, esq., demised to Sir Roger Fenys, Nicholas Carew, esq., and others her life interest in Bandon and Nutfield, co. Surrey. (S) Cat. of Ancient Deeds, V4, 1902, P460.

5/1453, Mercy died.

(S) Hist. of parliament, Roskell, 1993, 1386-1421, Nicholas Carew of Beddington, Surr.

Family notes:

·         In his will Nicholas had a wife Mary (aka Mercy), sons Thomas [deceased] and Nicholas, daughters Isabel and Elizabeth, and granddaughters Mary & Johanne [of Thomas]. He also mentions “Nicholas Carew, Knight” as an heir to his son Nicholas if he should not leave male heirs. He appears to be Sir Nicholas Carew (1901392) – born aft. 1395; a “kinsman” by record of 1376, s/o Thomas (3802784). Nicholas made bequests of over £183.

·         By 1387, Isabel’s mother Alice married John Ludwick [d.1411]. (S) Hist. of Parl., Roskell, 1993. [A possible candidate for Alice is as wife of Sir Peter de la Mare, d/o Peter – Sheriff of Oxford and Berks, who died leaving his younger brother Sir Robert de la Mare as heir.]

Child of Nicholas and Isabel: [2 surviving to majority.]

i. Nicholas Carew (950540), born 1401 in England.

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