1359, John de Bello Monte born in England, heir & s/o 1477546. Lord Henry de Beaumont & 1477547. Margaret de Vere.
~1360, Katherine born in England. [Research shows no evidence for her as d/o Adam de Everingham & Joan d’Eiville, d/o John d’Eiville (527658), Knt., but does show timeline evidence that this is not probable. She could be the daughter of their son William, or …]
1369, John age 8 at the death of his father.
11/26/1370, Commission to Thomas de Ingelby, … county of Lincoln … on behalf of Richard, earl of Arundel, and Eleanor his wife [John’s grandmother], that whereas they hold as the dower of Eleanor a passage across the water of Humbre at Barton … the reversion being to John son and heir of Henry de Beaumond, a minor in the king’s ward, … (S) CPRs.
1/16/1372, 1st writ of IsPM of Eleanor Countess of Arundel [John’s paternal grandmother]. Lands &c. which she held in dower or otherwise for life of the inheritance of John son of Henry son and heir of John de Bello Monte, her late husband. … John son and heir of Henry de Bello Monte son and heir of John de Bello Monte, aged 14 years. Lincoln, Berks, Oxford, York. (S) CIsPM.
12/5/1373, Commitment to William, lord de Latymer, of the wardship of all the lands late of Henry de Bello Monte, who held in chief, which are in the king's hand by the deaths of the said Henry and Eleanor, late countess of Arundel, and by reason of the minority of John, Henry's son and heir, … together with his marriage, rendering £1500 at the Exchequer for the wardship and marriage. (S) CFRs.
4/23/1377, John knighted by King Edward III.
6/21/1377, Richard II, age 10, son of the Black Prince, succeeded Edward III as King of England.
6/22/1378, “… John Beaumond (Beaumont), knight; …” (S) UKNA.
5/18/1381, John Chitterne … to Richard Seymour knight, … co. Devon, with knight's fees and the advowsons of Northmolton and Blaketoryton. Witnesses: William de Botreaux, Theobald de Grenevyle, John Beamount knights, Peter de Bratton, Thomas de Affeton. (S) CCRs.
1383-93, John, 4th Lord Beaumont, summoned to parliament.
3/16/1386, Commission of oyer and terminer to John Beaumont, knight, … co. Leicester, … (S) CPRs.
3/26/1386, Appointment of Henry de Percy, earl of Northumberland, Robert de Wilughby, John de Beaumont, Ralph de Cromwell, Philip le Despenser, … William de Burgh, … to enquire by jury of the county of Lincoln … (S) CPRs.
1386, John accompanied John of Gaunt to Spain.
7/1386, John of Gaunt left England with a force to win the Spanish crown, landing at Corunna. John then conquered Galica and Compostela.
1387, John invaded Castile with little success.
1388, John tilted against the Great Chamberlain of France at a tournament in Calais.
7/2/1388, Commission of oyer and terminer to John Beaumont, knight … that Thomas de Erdyngton, knight, and Thomas his son, … Barowe, co. Leicester … (S) CPRs.
12/1388, King Richard II, wanting more control of his government, caused a revolt of many of his lords. Many lords were banished from court. Those to appear in the next parliament were William Zouche of Harringworth, Hugh Burnell, John Beaumont, and Aubrey de Vere. Also banished, but not required to appear in parliament, were Lady Joan Mohun [Joan, d/o Bartholomew Burghersh] and Margery, widow of Sir William Moleyns. (S) Chronica Maiora, Walsingham, 2005, P261.
5/1389, John, Lord Beaumont, appointed Admiral of the North. (S) Roles of the Sea, Gorski, 2012, P83.
1390, John tilted the famous Boucicaut at St. Inghelbert.
2/5/1391, John de Bello Monte the Admiral of the North, Hugh de Mitford his Lieutenant.
1393, John created Knight of the Garter.
9/6/1393, Order to the keeper of Barton ferry of John de Bello Monte, knight, to allow the mayor, bailiffs and commonality of Kingston upon Hull to have free passage. (S) Borough Market Privileges: The Hinterland of Medieval London.
2/21/1394, Commitment to John de Bello Monte, ' chivaler,' and Andrew Luterell, ' chivaler,' by mainprise of John Calverley, ' chivaler,' of the county of Leicester, …, of the keeping of the lands in Great Styuecle and Huntyngdon late of Nicholas Styuecle, ' chivaler,' … (S) CFRs.
1394-7, “Particulars of the account of John, lord Beaumont, and his executors for the custody of the west march of Scotland, and of Carlisle.” (S) UKNA.
1395, The custody of the manor of Whitwick, co. Leicester, held of the honor of Winton, held by John Beaumont and Catherine his wife. (S) A Topo. Hist. of the Co. of Licester, Curtis, 1831, P185.
1395-6, “Particulars of the account of John, lord Beaumont, of a journey to France.” (S) UKNA.
1396, John de Beaumont and Katherine his wife held 0.5 fee in Mountsorrel, Leicestershire. (S) Topo. Hist. Leicester, Curtis, 1831, P128.
9/9/1396, John died; buried at Sempringham, Lincolnshire. “John de Bello Monte (Beaumont), knight: Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Kent, Middlesex, Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Northumberland, Yorkshire, Warwickshire.” (S) UKNA, IPM.
9/21/1396, Commitment to Katharine late the wife of John de Bello Monte, 'chivaler,' who held of the king in chief, of the keeping of all the lands late of the said John … (S) CFRs. [co. Lincoln.]
2/15/1397, Commitment to Katharine late the wife of John Beaumont, 'chivaler, of the keeping of 2/3rds of all the lands late of the said John Beaumont, tenant of the king in chief, to hold the same from the time of John's death until the lawful age of Henry, his son and heir, rendering £166 8s. yearly. (S) CFRs. [co. Lincoln.]
9/20/1397, IPM of John de Bello Monte, knight. Leicester: Whytewyk. The manor, … Shepeshed. 2/3rds of the manor … He died on Saturday, the morrow of the Nativity last. Henry aged 16 years and more, is his son and heir. Lincoln: He held the manor of Hekynton, Stenton and Vessy Halle for 60 years by grant of John Devereux, knight, and Margaret (John’s mother, remarried) his wife, formerly the wife of Henry de Bello Monte, on condition if the said John de Bello Monte should die within the said term the said John Devereux and Margaret should enter and hold the said manors for life … Barton. The manor, … Thoresway. The manor … Lyndewode. The manor … Welburne. The manor … Folkyngham. The castle … Edenham. The manor … Gaston. The manor … Byllyngburgh … Lopynthorp … Hekynton and Steuton. The manors … Henry, born at Folkyngham and aged 16 years on the feast of the Assumption last, is his son and heir. Kent … Middlesex … Nothumberland … (S) CIsPM. [co. Lincoln.]
6/20/1398, Commitment to Katharine late the wife of John de Beaumont, 'chivaler, … of the keeping of all the lands which Margaret late the wife of Henry de Beaumont 'chivaler,' held in dower … for life of the inheritance of John be Beaumont, 'chivaler,' deceased, son and heir of the said Henry, to hold the same from the time of Margaret's death until the lawful age of Henry son and heir of the said John son of Henry. (S) CFRs. [co. Lincoln.]
5/16/1399, Edward duke of Aumale grant the lands of John de Bello Monte, Fulk fitz Waryn, and John son of Roger Lestrange for 2800 marks. (S) CFRs.
12/8/1399, Inspeximus and confirmation to Dame Katharine, lady of Beaumont, [with others] … of an indenture … the keeping of all lands late of John de Beaumont, ‘chivaler,’ and all lands, rents and services late of Margaret his mother … during the minority of Henry, son and heir of the said John, … for this they will pay Edward, duke of Albemarle, who had been previously granted the keeping of the lands, 2,300 marks. (S) CPRs.
3/24/1406, Pardon to Katharine late the wife of John, lord of Beaumont, and executrix of his will and her heirs, exectors and tenants of £72. … of his account of the receipts and wages of himself and his men at arms and archers dwelling with him on the safe-custody of the castle and town of Carlisle and the west marches of Scotland. (S) CPRs.
1410, Katherine a legatee of Nicholas Tye.
1427, Katherine died. (S) CFRs.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P63.
Children of John and Katherine: [4 sons, 4 daughters]
i. Henry Beaumont (1901420), born 5/11/1380 in England.
ii. Elizabeth Beaumont (1901095), born ~1390 in England
iii. William Beaumont, born ? in England.
William married Isabel ?.
Bef. 2/26/1410, William died; son Thomas, a minor, his heir. (S) CPRs.