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Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Sir William de Roos & Eustache Fitz Ralph

2498738. Sir William de Roos & 2498739. Eustache Fitz Ralph

~1240, William de Ros born in England, 3rd s/o 4997476. William de Roos & 4997477. Lucy Fitz Peter.

1243, Eustace born in England, heir & d/o 4997478. Ralph Fitz Hugh & 4997479. Joan de la Haye.

1257-8, William served in Scotland.

1258, William’s father died.

 [––Eustachia & Nicholas––]

Eustachia 1st married Nicholas de Cantilupe, 4th s/o William de Canteloupe.

By 1261, Eustachia’s father died; her mother surviving.

1261, Ralph's daughter and heir Eustacia and her husband Nicholas Cauntlow granted Claydon Manor to his widow Joan for life, who in return gave up all claim to Hugh’s estates [Eustachia’s grandfather]. (S) A Hist. of the Co. of Buckingham, V4, 1927.

4/1263, Eustachia gave birth to a son, William de Canteloupe, at Lenton priory. (S) Griseleia, Hube, 1901.

1263-68, Eustachia of age at her grandfather’s IPM, married to Nicholas de Cantilupe of Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire. [Eustachia, wife of Sir Nicholas de Cantilupo, is daughter and heir of Ralph son of Hugh, and is of full age.]

By 1268, Nicholas died; Claydon Manor reverting back to Eustachia.

[––William & Eustache––]

By 1268, William married Eustachia.

11/1268, “Eustachia uxor Willelmi de Ros attornavit coram rege loco suo Robertum de Watrevill' et Johannem de Boltesham …” (S) CCRs.

8/12/1271, “Eustachia uxor Willelmi le Ros cognovit in cancellaria …” (S) CCRs.

4/28/1272, Licence for William de Ros to hunt with his own dogs the hare, … in the county of Nottingham. (S) CPRs.                                                                                                               

11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England. [While on crusade.]

5/3/1275, Order to cause to be assigned to William de Ros and Eustachia, his wife, late the wife of Nicholas de Cantilupo, tenant in chief …, the custody of whose lands and heirs is in the king's hands during the minority of the heirs, the dower falling to Eustachia of the lands of the said Nicholas. (S) CCRs.

6/27/1277, Protection for 1 year for William de Ros going on the king’s service in Wales. (S) CPRs.

6/1277, King Edward was in Chester where he cleared a road through a dense forest, and started construction on the castles of Flint and Rhuddlan. King Edward made forays into the Welsh lands of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd, prince of Wales, capturing Snowdonia and the isle of Anglesey.

10/30/1277, Acceptance of a sale of wood made by Thomas de Normanvill to William de Ros, … in the hay of Willeye, for 1,100 marks. (S) CPRs.

1280, … And the aforesaid Simon and Alice [Alice is Eustachia’s paternal aunt] say that the aforesaid tenements were the right of Hugh Fitz Ralph, the grandfather of Eustachia, whose heir she is. And the same Hugh granted to Simon and Alice, and their heirs, in free marriage the whole land and tenements, which he had or ought to have in Askeby, Anderby, Stavenesby, Waynflet, Gretham, and in Markeby … And William and Eustachia say that the same Eustachia is the heir of the same Hugh by blood, and they have cognizance of the charter, and admit it, and warrant. (S) Lincolnshire Notes and Queries, V3, P239.

12/11/1282, King Edward’s forces defeated Llewelyn ap Gruffydd at the Battle of Radnor in eastern Wales. King Edward received the head of Llywelyn at Rhuddlan castle. [Aka Battle of Orewin Bridge.]

6/28/1283, William de Ros 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.

10/28/1283, Assignment to Eleanor, the king’s mother, … of the honor of Peverel of Nottingham … Of William de  Ros, in Grysele, 1 knight’s fee. (S) CPRs.

1284, Middle Claydon held by William de Ros of the honour of Peverel. (S) A Hist. of the Co. of Buckingham, V4, 1927. [Formerly held of Ralph fitz Hugh.]

10/7/1285, Simple protection, for 6 years, for William de Ros. (S) CPRs.

1286, Raph Fitz-William lord of Grymesthorpe, for a release which sir William de Ros of Ingmanthorp, and Eustachia his wife, made for themselves and their heirs to the said Raph, concerning lands and tenements which they had in Nesham and Morton upon Swale, gave to William de Ros, son of the said William and Eustachia, all his manor of South Muscham and Carleton. (S) Hist. of Nottinghamshire, V3, 1796, South Carleton.

6/2/1288, William de Ros, the elder, of Ingmanthorp, acknowledges that he owes to William de Hamelton, clerk, 20. (S) CCRs.

10/14/1288, Protection for William de Ros, going beyond seas, until one month after Easter. (S) CPRs.

3/1/1289, “From William de Ros, lord of Ingmanthorp and Eustachia his wife to William their son, of the manors of Wythale and Kynthorp in Lincolnshire, …” (S) UKNA.

1/20/1291, Order to cause William de Ros of Ingmanthorp to be acquitted of 40 marks at which he was amerced for a trespass in the forest of Pikering in the late king's time [pardon’s often associated with military service.] (S) CCRs.

2/7/1291, Order to the same to permit the executors of the will of William de Breuse … on the mainprise of William de Ros of Ingmanthorp, Ralph son of William, Marmaduke de Twenge (30417510, husband of daughter Isabel), James de Frivile … (S) CFRs.

1292, John de la Haye, paternal uncle of Eustache, died, leaving a widow Joan. [John & Joan had not children.] (S) IPM of John de la Haye, 12/27/1292. [Joan died 1309, Eustache’s son William de Kaunteloupo her hier.]

1/16/1293, IPM of Peter de la Haye. Sussex: Wyrlingtone. The manor … Eustachia de Cauntilo, the wife of William de Ros, aged 30 [50], is his next heir. (S) CIsPM. [Peter is the maternal uncle of Eustachia.]

3/15/1293, Order to the escheator on this side Trent to deliver to William de Ros and Eustachia his wife, kinswoman and heir of Peter de la Haye [of Arlington, Sussex], tenant in chief, the lands late of her said kinsman, William having done homage. (S) CFRs.

1294, The Gascon War began between England and France, lasting 9 years.

1294, William Ros of Ingmanthorpe served in Gascony, France.

1296, William served in Scotland.

6/14/1296, Edward captured Stirling castle, and then Edinburgh castle in an 8 day seige. The defeat was such that the Scot king, John de Baliol, abdicated and went into exile in France.

11/16/1299, Protection with clause volumus, until Michaelmas, for William de Ros of Ingmanthorp, going to Scotland with the king. (S) CPRs.

1300, Siege of Caerlaverock castle in Scotland.

10/23/1300, William de Ros of Ingmanthorp, the elder, acknowledges that he owes to William de Hamelton, dean of St. Peter's church, York, £11. (S) CCRs.

1301, De domino Willelmo de Ros paid 13s. 8d. subsidy in Rokeberg, and 9s. 7d. in Holme. (S) Yorkshire Lay Subsidy, 1301, 1897, Wapentake of Rydale.

11/11/1303, “From Sir William de Roos of Ingmanthorpe to Hugh le Biller of York …” (S) UKNA.

10/12/1305, William de Ros of Ingmanthorp acknowledges that he owes to Miles de Stapelton and Robert de Ros, knights, £30. (S) CCRs.

7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England. [William served 3 kings.]

By 1308, Eustache died.


8/6/1308, IPM of William de Cantilupo. Sussex: Wirlyngton. A capital messuage … tenements were sometime in the seisin of Peter de la Hay, from whom they descended to Eustachia his niece, whom William de Ros married, after whose death the fee and right descended to the said William de Cantilupo her son and heir, but the lordship remained in the hand of the said William de Ros by the courtesy of England … (S) CIsPM.

10/25/1308, Order not to intermeddle … manors of Greseleye, co. Notingham, and of Ilkeston, co. Derby …  by reason of the death of William de Cantilupo, who held them for life, at a yearly rent of £60, of William de Ros, of Ingmanthorp … the demise containing the condition that if the said William de Cantilupo died before the said William de Ros, the manors should revert to the latter. (S) CCRs.

1310, William died; buried at Grey Friars, Yorkshire beside Eustace; son William, age 16, his heir. (S) CIsPM.

5/28/1310, IPM of William de Ros of Ingmanthorp. Derby: Ilkesdon. The manor, held by the courtesy of England, of the inheritance of Eustacia sometime his wife … by homage and service of 1 knight’s fee, and doing suit at the county (court) of Derby … William son of William de Kaunteloupo (b.1292), aged 18, is next heir of the same Eustacia. (S) CIsPM.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P119. (S) Some Historic Mansions of Yorkshire, Wheater, 1889, PP171-2.

Family notes:

·         3/7/1312, Inspeximus … convent of Bridlington of divers grants, … by William de Ros and Eustachia his wife, of all lands and fees which the prior and canons held of their fee in the same town … (S) CPRs.

Child of Nicholas and Eustache:

i. William de Kaunteloupo, born 4/1263 in England.

1308, William died, his heir his son William (b.1292). (S) IPM 8/6/1308, IPM 5/28/1310.

Child of William and Eustache: [1 son, 5 daughters]

i. William de Ros, born ~1269 in England.

3/1/1289, “From William de Ros, lord of Ingmanthorp and Eustachia his wife to William their son, of the manors of Wythale and Kynthorp in Lincolnshire, …” (S) UKNA.

12/8/1307, William, son of William de Ros, of Ingmanthorp, acknowledges that he owes to Martin Senche 16½ marks … (S) CCRs.

1/21/1312, Order to the acting treasurer and the barons of the Exchequer to cause enrolment to be made pursuant to the king's grant, at the instance of William le Latimer, to William de Ros of Ingmanthorp, who has taken to wife Isabel late the wife of Robert Ughtred. (S) CFRs.

iii. Isabel de Roos (30417511), born ~1272 in England.

iv. Ivette de Roos (1249369), born ~1285 in England.

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