1901422. Lord William Phelip & 1901423. Joan Bardolf
1383, William born in Suffolk, England, s/o 3802844. Sir John Phelip & 3802845. Julian Erpingham. (S) The Gentleman’s Magazine, V159, P261.
11/11/1390, Joan born in England, coheir & d/o 3802846. Lord Thomas Bardolf & 3802847. Amice de Cromwell.
5/4/1402, Grant to the king’s esquire William Phelipp[es] the younger of the custody of the manor of Spernore, co. Warwick, … so that he maintain the houses, buildings, woods, …. without waste … (S) CPRs.
5/15/1406, Grant for life to the king’s esquire William Phelippes of all lands which Alice Busshe … London … she died without heir. (S) CPRs.
2/1407, Joan’s father attained and executed.
11/26/1408, … petition of William Clifford, ‘chivaler,’ and Anne his wife, and William Phelippes and Joan his wife, daughters of Thomas, late lord of Bardolf, … (S) CPRs.
1408-9, “Joan, daughter of Thomas, Lord Bardolf, and wife of William Phelip: Lincolnshire (proof of age).” (S) UKNA.
6/28/1409, William Clifford, ‘chivaler,’ and Anne his wife [sister of Joan] and William Phelippes and Joan his wife, daughters of Thomas, late lord Bardolf, … (S) CPRs.
3/8/1411, Grant for life to the king’s esquire William Phelyp of the office of constable of the castle of Norwich and the keeping of the same castle and the king’s goal there … 20£ yearly … (S) CPRs.
5/12/1412, Grant of life to the king’s esquire William Phelippes of a tenement in Smethefeld without the walls of the city of London … (S) CPRs.
3/20/1413, King Henry IV died.
3/21/1413, Revocation … manor of Haloughton, … of letters patent of Henry IV … granting the manor … to his consort Joan, queen of England. … by an inquisition … that Henry [III] by letters patent granted the manor to one Thomas Bardolf and his heirs of the body of Rose the daughter of Ralph Hanselyn … of the inheritance of Ralph Hansely grandfather of the said Rose … descended to one Dodo … to William … to Hugh … to Thomas … without heirs … to William son of the said Hugh … to Thomas … to John … to William … to Thomas, late lord Bardolf … descended to Anne … and Joan … (S) CPRs.
6/12/1413, Insepximus and confirmation to William Philipp, now knight, … so that they be not retained with anyone else. (S) CPRs.
4/9/1413, Henry V crowned king of England.
Aft. 6/20/1415, William heir to his brother John. (S) The Gentleman’s Magazine, V159, P261.
4/1415, William appointed as a Knight of the Garter.
10/25/1415, William fought at the battle of Agincourt.
12/8/1415, Custody of the de la Pole estates during the minority of the earl was committed to a group of trustees headed by Thomas Erpingham and William Phelippes, ‘chivaler’. (S) CPRs.
2/7/1420, … the king’s knights William Phelippes and John Rothenale, … (S) CPRs.
William, Treasurer of the Household of King Henry V.
1421-22, William held the office of Captain of Harfleur.
8/31/1422, Henry V died in France at the siege of Meaux.
1422, William in charge of the funeral of King Henry V.
1424, William Phelip, knight, Thomas Erpyngham, and others reached an agreement at the church of Grey Friars, Norwich. (S) The Paston Letters, Gairdner, 1904, P15.
1424, William Bardolf, heir of Thomas and uncle of Joan, died without heirs.
1425, Richard Selling and his wife Joan, widow of Sir William Bardolf, released the lordship of Gourney to Joan and her sister Anne for an annuity. (S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, V11, 1810.
11/21/1427, Commission to William Phelip, knight, … to enquire by examination of the king’s lieges of the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk, … at to wardships and marriages which have been concealed from the king. (S) CPRs.
11/6/1429, Henry VI crowned King of England.
1432, William named as Chamberlain of King Henry VI.
4/16/1433, Commission to William Phelip, knight, the king’s chamberlain, … to take at Wynchelse … the muster of the men at arms and archers, who are about t proceed to France in the company of John, earl of Huntingdon. (S) CPRs.
1/4/1437, the day after the death of the Queen, William secured a grant of the stewardship and constableship of Wallingford [putting him in conflict with the Earl of Suffolk, with whom he already had issues over Joan’s Bardolf inheritance.]
2/22/1437, William and the Earl of Suffolk granted joint survivorship of the offices of Wallingford.
5/11/1437, William appointed chief steward for the feoffees in the south of Suffolk and Wales.
7/3/1437, Licence for William Phelipp, knight, and Joan his wife, to found a perpetual chantry … St. Margaret church of Denyngton, co. Suffolk, … called ‘Phelippes chaunterie of Denyngton,’ and to be incorporate. … (S) CPRs.
11/13/1437, William, 6th Lord Bardolf by writ. [But not summoned to parliament – William’s peerage would become extinct on his death.]
2/1438, William became the chief feoffee for the earl of Suffolk in his Thames Valley estates.
5/10/1438, Whereas it was shown to Henry IV by William Clifford, ‘chivaler,’ and Anne his wife, and by William Phelip and Joan, his wife, daughters of Thomas late lord of Bardolf, … the king now confirms these grants, and the estate of the said Anne, William Phelip, and Joan in the premises, the said William Clifford being dead; and further grants to the petitioners William Phelip, now lord of Bardolf, and Joan, … the reversion of that moiety of the premises which belongs to the said Anne, … the manor of Castre, co. Norfolk, and Clopton, co. Suffolk, late of William Bardolf, knight, brother of the said Thomas late lord, with knights’ fees, advowsons, courts, liberties, … (S) CPRs.
9/1/1438, William wrote his will. (S) The Visitation of Norfolk 1563, Bulwer, 1895, P210.
11/20/1438, Commission … William Phelip of Bardolf, knight, chief steward of the duchy of Lancaster in the county … Devon. (S) CPRs.
11/28/1439, Commission … William de Bardolf, knight, chief steward … Cambridgeshire. (S) CPRs.
10/28/1440, Grant for life, to William Phelip, knight, lord Bardolf, the king’s chamberlain, … tenement calle ‘Newe Inne’ … London … (S) CPRs.
6/6/1441, William died; buried at Dennington, Suffolk. [Will probated 6/28/1441.]
1441, Joan’s only child Elizabeth died with heirs.
8/30/1441, Grant to John, viscount Beaumont, of the remainder … held by Joan, wife of William Phelip, knight, which will revert to the king on her death … (S) CPRs.
1446, Joan sold her property of Erpingham manor in St. Martin’s Palace, Norwich to William Calthorpe.
3/12/1447, Joan died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P64. (S) The King, the Crown, and the Duchy of Lancaster, Castor, 2000.
Child of William and Joan:
i. Elizabeth Phelip (950711), born ~1420 in England.