~1260, Elias de Albiniaco born in Brittany, France, 2nd s/o 4990608. Ralph de Albini & 4990608. Isolde de Sulney.
11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England.
~1285, Joan born in England.
Bef. 1/25/1292, Elias’ father Ralph died; his mother Isabel surviving, his brother Philip the heir.
7/16/1294, Elias [or Ellis], age 30 years and more, heir to his brother Sir Philip de Albini, acquiring the manors of South-Petherton and Barrington. The valued of the manor was £16. 12s. 6.5d. (S) Somerset Arch. Society, Proceedings, V30-32, P69. (S) CIsPM.
7/24/1294, Safe-conduct, until Michaelmas, for the servants sent by Elias de Albiniaco, to Brittany to bring horses, armour and other necessaries for his use to the realm ; directed to William de Leyburn, captain of the sailors and mariners of the realm, … (S) CPRs.
8/26/1294, Order to the escheator on this side Trent to deliver to Ellis de Albiniaco of Somerset, brother and heir of Philip de Albiniaco, tenant in chief, the lands late of his said brother, he having done homage. (S) CFRs.
10/18/1294, Escheator of Trent ordered to pay Elias 100s. 12d. from the issues of lands that belonged to Philip de Albiniaco. (S) CCRs.
1295, “Ellis (Elias) Daubeney (d'Aubigny, d'Albigny) … Daubeney requests that he be granted a writ to Mettingham and his companions to proceed in the plea that he brought against Welington as it has been pleaded that his ancestors were not born in England and the case has been delayed.” (S) UKNA.
1295, Elias in a lawsuit with John de Wilington over lands of Elias’ kinsman .
8/1/1295, Baron Elias, 1st Lord Daubeney, summoned to parliament at Westminster. Ellis granted the right to be heard in the King’s court as an Englishman. (S) UKNA.
1296, Elyas de Albiniaco summoned to perform Military Service against the Scots.
11/3/1296, Elyas summoned to parliament at Bury St. Edmonds.
2/24/1297, Elyas summoned to parliament at Salisbury.
6/24/1297, Elias de Albiniaco a minister under John de Warenna (23639780), earl of Surrey, dwelling in Scotland. (S) CPRs.
7/7/1297, Elyas returned from the counties of Somerset and Dorset as holding lands valued at £20 yearly.
8/23/1297, Elias went to Brittany in the king’s service in a war with Philip IV of France. Edward II left England with his father and 500 ships to attack France and assert England’s land rights. Because of the refusal of many barons, King Edward only had a small contingent of knights. [A truce was quickly arranged on 11/11/1297.]
5/10/1298, Protection with clause volumus, until Christmas, for Elias de Albinaico, going beyond seas. (S) CPRs.
7/22/1298, Edward defeated Sir William Wallace at the battle of Falkirk, Scotland. The Scots defensive position was strong, but based on spearmen with support of some cavalry and archers. Edward’s armored knights were repulsed by the amassed spear points. Edward brought up his Welsh longbowmen. They cut gaps into the Scottish ranks through which the mounted English knights could charge. The Scots were routed, but Wallace escaped.
7/16/1299, Elias discharged from attendance at Carlisle.
10/11/1299, Protection with clause volumus, until Whitsunday, for Elias de Albinaico, going beyond seas. (S) CPRs.
3/6/1300, Elyas summoned to parliament at London.
6/24/1300, Elyas returned from the counties of Lincoln as holding lands in Capite ... valued at £40.
1301-03, Elyas summoned to parliament, and against the Scots, multiple times.
6/1301, Edward attacked Scotland and removed the Scot’s ancient coronation stone from Scone, installing it at Westminster.
2/12/1303, Order to cause Elias de Albiniaco, son and heir of Ralph de Albiniaco, to be acquitted of the demand made upon him for scutage for the knights' fees that Ralph held of the king for his army of Wales in the 10th year of his reign, as it appears to the king that Ralph did his service in that army. (S) CCRs.
1303, King Edward again invaded Scotland; Marguerite accompanied him on the quest.
11/21/1304, Protection for Elias de Albinaico, going beyond seas, nominating … his attorneys for 1 year. (S) CPRs.
1305, Elias, tenant in chief, in the counties of Lincoln and Somerset, seigneur of Landal in Brittany, died. The estate included a manor, garden with fruit and herbage, and hundreds of acres of arable land.
4/8/1305, Writ for IPM of Elias de Albiniaco. Somerset: Suthperton. The manor with hamlets … Litel Lopene, Drayton and Suthperton. A messuage and a carucate of land … Hassokmore. A messuage and 2 virgates … Barington. The hamlet … Cheleton. The hamlet … Ralph his son, born on 3 March last, is his next heir. Kynemeresdon. The manor … Lincoln: Suth Engleby. A manor … held jointly with Joan his wife … (S) CIsPM.
4/24/1305, Elias de Albiniaco, lately deceased, held the market and fair of South Petherton [previously held by Ralph de Albiniaco.] (S) Gaz. of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516.
5/12/1305, Joan, “Contessa Daubeney”, had livery of her dower and of the manor of South Ingleby.
4/28/1306, Licence, for a fine of £100, for Joan late the wife of Elias de Albiniaco, tenant in chief, to marry whomsoever she will of the king’s allegiance. By K. … (S) CPRs.
Bef. 4/8/1307, Joan married Roland de Combar, a Breton; at which date the said lands had been taken into the King's hand, because Roland had fled from justice for various felonies. (S) CPRs.
7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.
4/8/1309, Grant … lands formerly in the tenure of Roland de Cumbar, who had married Joan, late the wife of Elias de Albinaico, … and, in the case of the death of Joan, … (S) CPRs.
Joan married 3rd ? de Roos.
1316, Contessa Joan de Roos died. (S) 1318 Petition of her son.
(S) Memorials of the West, Hist. and Desc., Rogers, 1888, ‘Daubeney’. (S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P120. (S) Parliament Writs and Writs of Military Summons, 1827, P564.
· In the records of 1296–1298 were also: John de Albiniaco of Lincoln; Phillip de Albiniaco; Ralph de Albiniaco of Somerset, Knight, [the father]; William de Albiniaco of Bignore, Knight; Simon de Albiniaco.
Child of Elias and Joan:
i. Ralph Daubeney (1247652), born 3/3/1305 in England. [Heir]