Thursday, September 16, 2010

G23: 4221728

4221728. William Trussell & 4221729. Rose Pantulf

Search for Collections for a History of Staffordshire

~1235, William born in England, s/o 8443456. William Trussel.

~1240, Rohesia born in England, coheir & d/o 8443458. William Pantulf & 8443459. Alice ?

Aft. 6/30/1257, William’s father died, his older brother Richard the heir.

After the death of her father, wardship of Rohesia assigned by John FitzAlan to the custody of William Trussell.

William married Rose, coheir of Cublesdon, Staffordshire; and Billesley ceased to be the main seat of the family. [After William’s death, his younger brother John became “lord of Byllysley”.]

Aft. 1265, William heir to his brother Richard, slain at the battle of Evesham in support of Simon de Montfort. [Intially Richard’s estates were forfeited when attained, but later recovered.]

11/16/1272, Edward I became King of England on the death of his father while away on a crusade.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned as King of England.

William died holding a knight’s fee in Lamport of John de Wahull; Billesley as a knight’s fee from Andrew de Astley as mesne lord.

10/7/1277, Protection with clause volumus, until 2 February, for Roesia Trussel. (S) CPRs.

4/9/1282, Simple protection for Roysia Trussel until Michaelmas. (S) CPRs.

1284, Roesia Trussel held Cublesdon, of the Barony of Whemme [Shropshire] by serjeantry of one foot soldier with bow and arrows at Tyrley Castle for 8 days a year. (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V1, P224.

3/25/1285, “Debtor: Rose {Roesia} Trussell, Lady of Hales [Bradford Hundred, Salop.], William Trussell, her son, and William Randolph, of Newport {de Nouo Burgo}.” (S) UKNA.

3/25/1289, “Debtor: Rose {Roesia} Trussell, Lady of Cubblesdon', William Trussell, her son, …” (S) UKNA.

6/24/1290, Debtor: Rose Trussell, Lady of Cubblesdon [Roes' Trussel domina de Cubblesdon'. Stafford']; … Amount: 9 sacks of wool, at 10m. a sack. (S) UKNA.

10/1/1291, Roesia Trussel acknowledges that he owes Philip Burnell, 12£. (S) CCRs.

Rohesia of Staffordshire and Shropshire died.

3/25/1294, “Debtor: Rose {Rosea} Trussell, the mother of Sir William Trussell, knight, lately deceased [of Acton Trussell, Cuttlestone Hundred, Staffs].” (S) UKNA.

(S) A History of the County of Northampton, V4, 1937. (S) A History of the County of Warwick, V3, 1945.

Family notes:
• 1294, Inquisition at Lappeleg: Roesia de Trussell was seized of the whole Manor of Hales Trussell and she held the same Manor on the day of her death of the Lord Richard Fitz Alan for half a Knight's fee, doing therefor, … William, son of the aforesaid Roesia Trussell, is her next heir, and he was 32 ears old at the Feast of St. Thomas the Apostle (21 December, 1293) before the nativity of our Lord in the 22nd Edw. I. (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, Salt, 1880.

Children of William and Rose:

i. William Trussell (2110864), born 1261 in England.

ii. John Trussel, born ? in England.