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Thursday, June 24, 2010

Lord Henry Fitz Alan & Rose Bigbury

2495300. Lord Henry Fitz Alan & 2495301. Rose Bigbury

~1275, Henry son of Alan born in Aston, Oxfordshire, England, 3rd s/o 4990600. Alan Fitz Roland& 4990601. Matilda ? .

~1275, Rose born in England.

1295, Henry’s father died.

[––Rose & John––]

Rose 1st married John Damarell, Lord of Woodlegh. [A Damarell widow gave Odelea to her 2nd husband, Henry de Rohaut, whose grandaughter brought it to the Champernoun family. (S) Rpt.&Tran.’s of Devonshire Assoc., 7/1913, Hundred of Stanborough.

[––Henry & Rose––]

Aft. 1296, Henry married widow Rose. (S) Kingsbridge and Its Surroundings, Fox, 1874, P215.

1300, Henry held ½ of Aston manor at the death of his oldest brother Roland.

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

10/13/1313, The Barons involved with the death of Gaveston, after submission before the king, were pardoned by Edward II with the “kiss of peace”. [Partly due to renewal of the war with Scotland – Edward II needed the support of the Barons.]

11/1313, Henry son of Alan pardoned as an adherent of the Earl of Lancaster.

2/1315 at London, Release by Margery, late the wife of Hugh son of Hugh le Blount, knight, … of all her right of dower in the manors of Kyngeston and Doddecote. Witnesses:—Henry son of Alan, Andrew de Saukeville, knights, of the county of Oxford, … (S) Ancient Deeds, V3, 1900, C.2938.

4/1315, Due to a famine in England caused by year-long rains and flooding, King Edward ordered the regulation of food prices. [The regulations were suspended in the parliament of 1316.]

1316, Henry, Lord of Aston after the death of his older brother John. (S) Hist. of Buckingham, V3, 1925, Stokenchurch. [Henry’s ggs Richard Champernon (311912) would hold this property in 1372.]

1316, Henry, lord of Aston Pogges, Oxford, assessed on movable wealth at £16 14s. 8d. (S) Hist. of Oxford, V13, 1996, Bampton and Weald.

1318, Henry died.

9/29/1318, Writ for IPM of Henry son of Alan son of Roald. Oxford: Aston Roaud. The manor , held of the king in chief as of the honour of Wallingford for 1/2 knight’s fee, doing suit at the court of Wallingford, with wardship, relief and marriage, and finding a footman for 40 days for defending the castle of Wallingford in time of war. Roger his son, aged 22 and more, is his next heir. Devon: Wodelegh. The manor , … Doddebrok. The manor and borough , … Portelemuwe. 4l. 4s. 6d. rent … (S) CIsPM.

(S) Aston Rowant, A Hist. of the Co. of Oxford: V8: 1964. (S) Collections Towards ... Devon, Pole, 1791, P301.

Child of Henry and Rose:

i. Roger Rohant (1247650), born 1297 in England.