1901184. Sir William le Brune & 1901185. Alice Lacer
Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Coloncial And Medieval Families (Royal Ancestry)
~1320, William “Bruyn” born in England, s/o 3802368. Maurice le Brune & 3802369. Matilda Rockley.
~1325, Alice born in London, England, d/o 3802370. Richard de Lacer & 3802371. Juliana ?.
4/26/1346, Witnesses : Sir Maurice le Brune, Sir William le Brune, knights, … (S) Calendar of Close Rolls.
6/20/1346, Licence for Maurice de Bruyn to enfeoff his son, William de Bruyn, of the manor of Randelston, co. Dorset, said to be held in chief. By fine of of 40s. (S) CPRs.
5/10/1347, William Bruyn and others sent to make a visitation of the king’s hospital of St. Bartholemew, Gloucester touching the decayed estate thereof. (S) CPRs.
1348-50, “… people mentioned: William Bruyn, knight; Richard Lacer, citizen of London …” (S) UKNA.
~1350, William married Alice.
2/8/1352, William le Brun created coroner of co. Essex and named as a juror for pleas of the crown at Relegh of the hundred of Rocheford. (S) CPRs.
1354, William’s father died.
1355, William succeeded to his lands of South Okendon, co. Essex, including Rowner manor.
1358, “William Bruyn, knight, to settle the manor of Rowner, with the advowson of its church, on himself for life, with remainder to William son of Thomas Wayte, Joan daughter of the grantor, and the heirs of their bodies …” (S) UKNA.
10/13/1361, “Sir William Bruyn, Kt” the Patron for Richard Pruwet as Rector of S. Mary the Virgin church in Rowner.
1362-3, “William Bruyn, knight: Essex, Dorset, Kent, Hampshire” died. (S) UKNA, IPM.
2/6/1363, Licence, for 20 marks … by Alice late the wife of William Bruyn who held of the king in chief, for her to marry whomsoever she will of the king’s allegiance. (S) CPRs.
Alice married 2nd Sir Robert de Marney.
6/24/1365, Quitclaim: Robert de Marny, Alice his wife, … (S) UKNA.
1365-6, “Robert de Marny, knight, and Alice his wife, daughter and one of the heirs of Richard Lacer the father, and sister and one of the heirs of Richard Lacer the son”. (S) UKNA.
12/2/1371, Robert de Marny, knight, and Alice his wife, daughter of Richard Lacer, late citizen of London, demanded … four deeds … (S) Calendar of Plea and Memoranda Rolls, V1, 1926.
1376-7, “Robert de Marny to settle the manor of Kingsey on himself, Alice his wife, and the heirs male of his body, with remainder to Ingram Bruyn.” (S) UKNA.
6/12/1384, Robert de Marny, knight, and Alice, his wife, querents … Kyngeseye. (S) Feet of Fines.
1390-92, Alice and her husband transferred Rowner manor to her son Ingelram.
(S) A Gen. and Heraldic Hist. …, 1835, Burke, P205. (S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P413.
Children of William and Alice:
i. Joan Brune, born ~1350 in England.
Joan married Thomas de Overton.
1358, Joan and her husband received Rowner manor from her father.
1371, Joan released all her right in the manor to her mother and her husband, and to her brothers Ingram and Richard.
ii. Ingelram Brune (950592), born 12/6/1353 in England. [Heir]