1255, Ralph de Thony born in England, heir & s/o 4997468. Roger de Tony & 4997469. Alice de Bohun.
~1260, Mary born in Scotland.
1264, Ralph’s father died.
5/12/1264, Ralph’s marriage and custody granted to Humphrey de Bohun, Earl of Hereford and Essex, and to Edmund, the King’s son. (S) CPRs.
5/12/1264, Mandate to William de Sancto Omero and Pernell (9994937, paternal grandmother) his wife to deliver to him Ralph de Tony son and heir of the said Roger who is in their keeping. (S) CPRs.
6/1265, The manor and castle of Kirtling restored Ralph. (S) Hist. of the Co. of Cambridge, V10, 2002.
8/8/1265, Ralph’s minority regranted to Sir Richard de Brus, s/o Sir Robert. (S) CPRs.
2/5/1274, The manor of Wikes, which belonged to Roger de Wikes, deceased, who held in chief by knight service of the custody of the land and heir [Ralph] of Roger de Tony, [who] is in the custody of Richard de Brus … (S) CCRs.
8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.
[––Ralph & Mary––]
Bef. 1276, Ralph married Mary. [Likely a “Brus”, possibly a “Carrick”.]
5/16/1276, Ralph de Thony owes £48 to the king. (S) CCRs.
11/18/1276, Protection with clause volumus, for Ralph de Tony, going to the March on the king’s affairs. (S) CPRs.
6/5/1277, Ralph, age 22, had Elvael restored by Roger de Clifford. (S) CCRs.
1277, Ralph de Tony required to make 2 bridges in Horseholme and Smethemerse. (S) Hist. of Essex, V6, 1973, Walthamstow.
1277-87, Ralph, a Marcher lord, active in the Welsh wars. (S) CPRs.
11/2/1278, The under-written have quittance of the common summons [of the eyre] in co. Hertford: Ralph de Tony. (S) CCRs.
1/1/1280, Ralph de Touny acknowledges that he owes to Edmund Gurdun 25 marks. (S) CCRs.
11/1/1281, A cause before the justices between Ralph de Touny, plaintiff, and Payn de Painsbrugge, tenant, touching the manor of Boghred. (S) CPRs.
6/28/1283, Ralph de Thony summoned to Shrewsbury by writ from Rhuddlan to the king to hold a colloquium to ordain what should be done with David, brother of Llewellyn, formerly prince of Wales. (S) The Titular Barony of Clavering, 1891, P16.
5/10/1285, Humphrey de Bohun, earl of Hereford and Essex, going beyond sea. Ralph de Thony, going with the said earl. (S) CPRs.
11/12/1286, Ralph de Touny, staying in Wales on the king's service, until Easter. (S) CPRs.
5/11/1287, Ralph de Touny acknowledges that he owes to Bonruncinus Galterii, Burnellus and Richard, his sons, merchants of Lucca, 19 marks. (S) CCRs.
6/17/1287, Ralph de Touny acknowledges that he owes to Deutettus Guillelmi, merchant of the queen of England, the king's mother, 15 marks. (S) CCRs.
6/24/1287, Protection with clause volumus, for Ralph de Tony, going to Wales on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.
3/10/1288, Protection, with clause volumus, … for Ralph de Toni, staying in Wales on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.
5/12/1288, Commission of oyer and terminer … to enquire by the oath of the good men of the king's land of Cardigan, of Edmund de Mortuo Mari's (2498716) land of Melenith and Warthreygnon, of Matilda de Mortuo Mari's (4997433) land of Radenore and Elneyluthmenith, of Ralph de Tony's (2498734) land of Elnoylismenith, of John son of Reginald's land of Blenleveny, of Peter de Geynvill (2498718) and Theobald de Verdun's (4997380) land of Ewyas and Cantrebohan, touching the homicides, arsons, robberies and other felonies committed against the men of Buelt by Humphrey de Bohun (11819896), earl of Hereford and Essex's men of Brechon. (S) CPRs.
1277-89, “Petition from Ralph de Tony regarding his grievances in his dispute with Roger de Mortimer over the land of Elfael.” (S) UKNA.
1279, John de Akyni claims certain liberties in the vill of Wytlisford through Ralph de Tony. (S) Feudal Cambridgeshire, P260.
1279-80, Ralph de Tony held Holkham, Norfolk of the king in chief. (S) Gaz. of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516.
3/25/1282, Ralph de Tony to support Roger de Mortuo Mari in support of Roger de Clifford who had been attacked by Welsh malefactors [led by Davydd ap Llywelyn] by night at the castle of Hawardyn and captured. (S) Cal. of Various Chancery Rolls, 1277-1326.
1283, Mary living.
3/6/1284, The following having quittances of the common summons [of the eyre] in co. Cornwall: Ralph de Thony. (S) CCRs.
5/10/1285, Ralph de Thony going beyond the seas with the Humphrey de Bohun, earl of Hereford. (S) CPRs.
6/24/1286, “Debtor: Ralph de Tony, of Norfolk and of Suffolk. … Amount: 42m.” (S) UKNA.
10/4/1287, Protection to Ralph de Thony, staying in Wales, until Christmas. (S) CPRs.
1288, “Ralph de Thouny (Tony) requests that the plea between himself and Edmund de Mortimer before the justices of the Bench might not be delayed.” (S) UKNA.
2/12/1290, Ralph de Tony, knight, acknowledges that he owes to John de la Mare 50 marks. (S) CCRs.
1293, “Gift from Ralph de Tony, knight, to Sir Walter de Beauchamp, knight, Alice, his wife, and Walter, their son, of the manor of Coueleston [Cowsden in Upton Snodsbury] in exchange for the manor of Cressingham. With appointment by Ralph de Thony of William Le Botiler as attorney to deliver possession of the above manor.” (S) UKNA. [Alice and Ralph are siblings.]
1294, The Gascon War began between England and France, lasting 9 years. [King Edward I was protecting lands in Gascony from Philip IV of France.]
1294, Ralph traveled to France.
1294, Ralph fought in Gascony with 18 lances and horses.
3/1/1295, Licence for Ralph de Tony to assign to Robert son of Robert Tibotot, and his daughter as her marriage portion, and their heirs, land to the value of £100 a year in his manors of Neweton and Stratford, co. Wilts. (S) CPRs.
3/31/1295, Ralph taken prisoner at Risonces in Gascony.
5/27/1295, Ralph, Knt. and Baron of Flamstead, Hertfordshire died in Gascony.
9/14/1295, Order to the same to take into the king's hand the lands late of Ralph de Tony, deceased, tenant in chief. (S) CFRs.
9/22/1295, “The executors of Ralph de Tony, and Robert de Tony, son of Ralph de Tony … Although Ralph died in Gascony on the Friday in Pentecost week last … Robert de Tony, who is in the King's wardship, makes 2 requests …” (S) UKNA.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P825.
Children of Ralph and Mary: [1 son, 2 daughters]
i. Robert de Tony, born 4/1276 in Turnberry castle, Scotland. [Heir]
1300, Robert at the siege of Carlaverock in the retinue of John de St. John, attached to the Prince of Wales.
Robert married Maud ?.
10/18/1306, Order to the sheriffs of … to seize into the king's hand all lands and goods of Robert de Tony, who was in the king's service in Scotland in this last war and withdrew thence without licence before the war was ended, deserting the king and his son in those parts. (S) CFRs.
11/28/1309, IPM of Robert de Tony. Essex: Wolkhamstouwe. The manor … Alice de Leyburne, his sister, aged 26 and more, is his next heir. Wilts: Stretford. The manor … Heir as above, late the wife of Sir Thomas de Leybourn, aged 25 … Worcester: Albedeleye. The manor … Hertford: Flamested. The manor … Wales: Painscastle (castrum Matildis) and Colewente. The castles with La Royle … Norfolk: Saham. The manor … Cambridge: Kyrtelyngg’. The manor … Devon: Southtauton. The manor … Cornwall: Carneton and Bliston. The manors … Writ of plenius certiorari on the complaint of Maud, late the wife of the said Robert, that the escheator had taken into the king’s hand the manors of Neketon, Little Cressingham, and Wrotham, with the advowsons of the churches of Neketon, Little Cressingham, and Little Eransham, whereof she was enfeoffed together with her husband. (S) CIsPM.
12/12/1311, Writ of plenius certiorari on the complaint of Maud, late the wife of the said Robert, that the escheator had taken into the king’s hand the manors of Neketon, Little Cressingham, and Wrotham, with the advowsons of the churches of Neketon, Little Cressingham, and Little Fransham, whereof she was enfeoffed together with her husband.
ii. Alice de Tony (1249367), born 1284 in England.
iii. ? de Tony, born ? in England.
3/1/1295, ? married to Robert de Tibotot, s/o 121691366. Sir Robert de Tibetot & 121691367. Eve de Chaworth.