2955126. Lord John de Engayne & 2955127. Joan Peverel
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~1305, John born in England, heir & s/o 5910252. Nicholas de Engaine & 5910253. Amicia de Fauconberg.
~1310, Joan born in England, d/o 5910254. Sir Robert Peverell & 5910255. Alice ?.
1322, John heir to his father. [The family heir John, older brother of Nicholas, was still alive 7/15/1334. John died, but his wife Elena held the estates until her death in 1339.]
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
1/26/1335, Appointment … to see that the men … are duly furnished with arms according to their estate, … John Dengayne } in the county of Cambridge …. (S) CPRs.
1/10/1337, Commission, pursuant to the statute of Northampton … for the arrest of suspected persons, to John Dengayne and Peter le Fitz Waryn to arrest and imprison … (S) CPRs.
3/16/1338, Whereas the king lately appointed John Dengayne, … to array 35 archers in the county of Cambridge to be delivered at Newcastle-upon-Tyne … which he is sending to Scotland … (S) CPRs.
7/6/1338, Commission … to array men … William la Zousche of Haryngworth, John Dengayne … Northampton. (S) CPRs.
2/9/1339, Mandate to John Dengayne … appointed collectors in the county of Cambridge … (S) CPRs.
9/6/1339, “To William Trussell, escheator, … Order not to intermeddle … manors of Blatherwyk, co. Northampton, Dillyngton, co. Huntingdon, restoring the issues thereof to John son of Nicholas, brother of John Engayne and Elena, late John’s wife, as the king has learned by inquisition taken by the escheator that Elena held the manors for life by fine levied in the late king’s court, the manor of Blatherwyk for herself and John and the heirs of his body, with remainder to Nicholas and the heirs hole of his body ; and the manor of Dillyngton for life of John and Elena with remainder to Nicholas for life and then to John his son and Joan daughter of Robert Peverel and the heirs of their bodies ; and that John son of Nicholas is the heir of his body, and the manors are not held of the king. … Order to deliver to John Engayne a third part of the manors of Geddyng, co. Huntington, and of Laxton and Pyghtesle, co. Northampton, … Elena, late the wife of John Engayne, held at her death no lands in her demesne … John son of Nicholas Engayne, kinsman of John, is his next heir and of full age ;… the king took John’s homage, who proved his age … and rendered his uncle’s lands to him.” (S) Calendar of Close Rolls.
12/16/1340, Commission to John Dengaigne, … to keep the peace and to enforce the statues of Winchester and Northampton , in the county of Leicester, to make inquisitions … (S) CPRs. [Also appointed in Northampton.]
2/28/1341, Commission of oyer and terminer to John Dengayne, … in the county of Huntingdon, … (S) CPRs.
6/20/1341, Commission of oyer and terminer to … touching complaints arising out of the collection of the contigent … of wool … in each county two magnates … John Dengayne, knight } Huntingdon. (S) CPRs.
1/15/1342, Commission to John Dengayne, … to make inquisitions in the counties of Northampton and Huntingdon … (S) CPRs.
2/11/1346, Mandate to John Dengayne of Teversham, escheator in the counties of Cambridge and Huntingdon, … (S) CPRs.
1342-59, John summoned to parliament.
5/12/1343, “… Given at London. Witnesses: 'Dominus' John Engayne, knight; 'Dominus' Robert de Wachesham, knight; …” (S) UKNA.
1/27/1344, … John Dengayne and his fellows, justices appointed to hear and determine divers extortions and trespasses … (S) CPRs.
2/12/1346, John de Engayne of Taversham, escheator in cos. Cambridge and Huntingdon. (S) Calendar of Close Rolls.
1346, John created a knight banneret. (S) Antiquary, Walford, 1881, P116.
1346-7, “William de Bohun, Earl of Northampton to Sir John Engayn and others: Letters patent granting them power to sell his goods in England, Scotland and Wales.” (S) UKNA.
10/8/1346, Commission to John Dengayn, Richard Knyvet, … to find by inquisitions taken by oath of men … (S) CPRs.
1347, “John Dengayne, knight” to send men-at-arms and archers to the king at the siege of Calais. (S) Crecy and Calais, Wrottesley.
5/13/1348, Licence, for 24 marks paid by John Dengayne, ‘chivaler,’ … to enfeoff Thomas de Stratton … manor of Eton, … (S) CPRs.
1349-50, “Notification by William de Bohun, Earl of Northampton, to Sir John Fermer, ..., that at their death it will remain to Sir John Engayne and others ...” (S) UKNA.
9/9/1351, Commission of oyer and terminer to John de Engayne, … (S) Calendar of Close Rolls.
11/21/1352, Mary de Sancto Paulo, countess of Pembroke, going beyond seas, has letters nominating John Dengayne, knight, … attorneys in England … (S) CPRs.
1354-5, “John Engayne to settle his manors of Laxton (N'hamp.) and Gidding (Hunt.), and the reversions of the manor of Sandy, and of the advowson of a chantry there, now held for life by Roger de Bello Campo, on himself for life, with remainder to Thomas his son.” (S) UKNA.
7/3/1355, William de Bohun, Earl of Northampton, going beyond the seas on the king’s service, has attorned … John Dengayne, ‘chivaler,’, Robert de Teye, … to receive all moneys due to him … (S) CPRs.
6/12/1356, Mary late the wife of Aymer de Valencia, earl of Pembroke, staying beyond the seas …, has letters nominating John Engayne, knight, … attorneys in England … (S) CPRs.
10/17/1356, Mary de Sancto Paulo, countess of Pembroke, staying beyond the seas, has letters nominating John Engayne, knight, … attorneys in England … (S) CPRs.
1/10/1357, Commission of oyer and terminer … John Dengayne … broken the parks of the bishop of Ely, … co. Cambridge … (S) CPRs.
John, 1st Lord Engaine of Laxton and Dillington died holding the manor of Hallaton.
6/30/1359, “Grant by William Bernak, Knt. to Dom. Joan, formerly wife of John Engayne Knt., Dom. William Bernak, …, of the manors of Blatherwyk, Northamptonshire, Berkeston, Leicestershire, Cathorp cum Sugbrok and Randeby, Lincolnshire, … Witn. Dom. Thomas Engayne, …” (S) UKNA.
(S) Notes & Queries for Somerset and Dorset, P241.
• 1325, “William de Bohun Earl of Northampton to Sr John Engayne, Robert de Teye, Richard Knyvet & William de Dersham to raise by the sale of Timber Rents or other profits of his lands the sum of 6000 French Florins.” (S) UKNA. [This is a record of John’s uncle John, who died 1325-1334 without issue.]
Children of John and Joan: [1 son, 3 daughters]
i. Thomas de Engaine, born ? in England.
Thomas married Katherine, d/o 7605232. Earl Hugh Courtenay. [No children.]
By 1367, Thomas died; “when his large landed possessions devolved upon his sisters as coheirs.”
ii. Elizabeth Engaine (1477563), born ~1345 in England.