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Sunday, October 10, 2010

Baron Hugh Bardolf & Lady Isabel Aguillon & Lord Luke de Poynings

60845536. Baron Hugh Bardolf & 60845537. Lady Isabel Aguillon & 4997392. Lord Luke de Poynings

1231, Luke de Ponynges born in England, s/o 9954784. Thomas de Ponyngs & 9954785. Ela de Aguillon.

3/1258, Isabel born in England, coheir & 2nd d/o 121691074. Lord Robert Aguillon & 121691075. Joan de Ferrers.

1252, John de Melton sought the land of Adam de Kokefeld … the same Adam, against … Luke de Puningg' [Luke is in the suit as the heir of his mother Ela, sister of Adam’s wife Agatha.]

9/1252, Luke of age.

9/29/1259, Hugh born in England, s/o 121691072. William Bardolf & 121691073. Julian de Gurnay.

1267, After the death of Richard de Munfichet, among the lands assigned to his nephew and coheir Richard de Plaiz were fees held by [inter alia] Giles de Argentein, Luke de Poninges and Adam de Cokfeld.

By 1269, Luke heir to his father, holding a 3rd part of a fee of the manor of Knapton. (S) Topo. Hist. of the Co. of Norfolk, 1808, P170.

1272-3, Luke de Poynings renounced to the Priory of St Pancras at Lewes all rights in the church at Pyecombe.

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

1275, Luke held the lordship of Poynings, and claimed the assize of bread and beer.

[–––Luke & Isabel­­­–––]

~1276, Luke married Isabel. [Not the mother of son Michael – see 5/28/1323, Writ for IPM of Isabel. “Hawise” not the mother of Michael – see Family notes.]

1280, A fine levied between Luke de Poynings and Roger de Somercotes, and Maud his wife, relic of [Thomas] Poynings, father of Luke where by Luke granted them the manor of Flitcham for the life of Maud, with an annunity of 100s. (S) The Hist. & Antiq’s of the Co. of Norfolk, 1781, P130.

By 4/1281, Luke de Poynings died holding Pyecombe of the Earl Warenne by military service. (S) Pyecombe', A Hist. of the Co. of Sussex: V7, 1940. [Previously held by his father.]

(S) Poynings, A Hist. of the Co. of Sussex: V7: 1940, P208-212. (S) An Ess. Tow’s a Topo. Hist. of the Co. of Norfolk, Blomefield, P177.

 [–––Hugh & Isabel­­­–––]

By 1281, Hugh married Isabel.

4/1281, William Bardolf, son of William, made enrolment of his charter to Hugh his son and heir, and to Isabel his wife, of the manor of Plumpton, Sussex. (S) Rec. of the House of Gournay, Gurney, 1845, P222.

2/15/1286, Isabel’s father died.

2/17/1286, Writ for IPM of Robert Aguylun, alias de Aguylon, Agyloun, Aguillon. London: A messuage and 14l. 18s. 2½d. rent, … the advowson of the church of St. Swythin in Candelwykestrete … Lady Isabel his daughter, whom Hugh Bardolf married, aged 28 at the feast of the Annunciation, in the said year, is his next heir. (S) CIsPM.

4/3/1286, Order to keeper of London, … to take into the king's hand the lands and rents in London late of Robert Aguyllun, deceased, the king not being assured whether they should pertain to Hugh Bardolf and Isabel his wife, daughter and heir of the said Robert, by hereditary right, or to the prior and convent of Tortinton by reason of a bequest in Robert's will. (S) CFRs.

4/26/1286, Protection with clause volumus, for the the following, going beyond seas with the king:– Hugh Bardulf } for 1 year. (S) CPRs. [From Dover, King Edward and Queen Eleanor traveled to Gascony where they would stay for 3 years.]

1289, Hugh’s father died.

12/23/1289, Writ for IPM of William Bardolf. Derby: Okebroc. A moiety … Hugh Bardolf, aged 30, is his next heir. … Writ to enquire how much land the said William held, as well of his own inheritance as of the inheritance of Juliana de Gurney his wife … Oxford: Berlinges. The manor … (S) CIsPM.

11/6/1290, Order to the treasurer and barons of the Exchequer to cause enrolment to be made pursuant to the king's grant to Hugh Bardolf that of £140 wherein he is held for his relief, he pay £40 at Easter next, £50 at Michaelmas following and £50 at Easter following. (S) CFRs.

1292, Hugh succeeded his father.

6/6/1292, IPM of Margaret de Ripariis [Isabel’s stepmother], sometime countess of Devon, late the wife of Robert Aguillon. Surrey: Adynton. The manor … Margaret de Ryperiis, countess of Devon, held the manor in dower by the endowment of Robert Agulon … Isabel, daughter of Robert Agulon, aged 30, whom Sir Hugh Bardolf married, is next heir of the said Robert. … (S) CIsPM.

7/29/1292, Order not to intermeddle further with the manors and rents … Margaret, late the wife of Robert Aguillun, held at her death nothing of the king in chief, but that she held the manors of Grutham, Adinton, Hoo, and Burestany, and … land and rent in Emeleswrth, … in dower of Robert's gift, and that Isabel, wife of Hugh Bardolf, is Robert's daughter and nearest heir, and that she is of full age. (S) CCRs.

1294, Hugh summoned to attend and council King Edward I.

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

8/21/1294, Licence for Hugh Bardolph, tenant in chief, to demise, for life,to Walter de Mouncy, who is going to Gascony on the king’s service with the said Hugh, land to the yearly value of £20 in Rungeton. (S) CPRs.

9/23/1294, Grant to Hugh Bardolf, going to Gascony on the king’s service, that, if he should die in the king’s service, and leave his heir within age, the executors of his will shall, during the minority of his heir, hold land of his to the yearly value of 300 marks, for the discharge of his debts and the execution of his will. (S) CPRs.

1295, Hugh’s mother died.

11/6/1295, Writ for IPM of Juliana the wife of William Bardolf: Wendovere and Bledelawe. … Hugh Bardolf, knight, aged 40 at the feast of St. Michael last, is her next heir. … The manors … Sir Hugh Bardolf is next heir of all the lands …., [which] Sir William Bardolf and the said Juliana his wife acquired jointly to them and their heirs … (S) CIsPM.

1295, Hugh, in Gascony, heir to his mother’s lands. By the king’s special favor Hugh was granted livery of the lands. (S) Pedigree and History of the Washington Family, Welles, 1879.

9/14/1295, Licence … for Hugh Bardolf, staying in Gascony on the king’s service, to sell to the value of £100 in his wood of Gretham, … (S) CPRs.

11/29/1295, Order to cause Hugh Bardolf, son and heir of Juliana, late the wife of William Bardolf to have seisin of the lands that Juliana held of the king in chief and whereof she was seised in her demesne as of fee at her death, … Juliana at her death held of the king in chief … Hugh is her son and nearest heir, and that he is of full age, and the king wishes to shew Hugh special favour, as he is in Gascony in his service. (S) CCRs.

1296, Hugh captured by the King of France at the siege of Rifunce, a town in Gascony. [King Philip of France was on his way to relieve the siege of Bordeaux. Once the siege was lifted by the English, there was likely an exchange of captured knights.]

1/28/1297, Commission of oyer … touching the persons who entered the park of Hugh Bardolf at Qwyneberge while he was staying in Gascony on the king’s service and under his protection, … co. Norfolk. (S) CPRs.

10/6/1298, Pardon to … on testimony by Hugh Bardolf of his service in the army in Gascony … (S) CPRs.

2/6/1299–6/2/1302, Hugh summoned to parliament as a baron.

3/30/1299, As Hugh Bardolf is indebted to the king in divers sums for his own debts and the debts of his ancestors, and the king is indebted to him for the arrears of his wages and the loss of his horses for the time when he was in the king's service in Gascony … by the testimony of Henry de Lacy, earl of Lincoln, who supplied the king's place in Gascony … orders the treasurer and barons to search the rolls of the exchequer of all debts due to him from Henry, and to cause allowance to be made therefrom … (S) CCRs.

4/1/1300, … ordered … to cause all and singular of … knights, esquires or others having £40 yearly of land … to provide themselves with horses and arms … be with the king at Carlisle at Midsummer next, ready to set out with him at his wages against the Scots … Norfolk and Suffolk, with Hugh Bardolf. (S) CCRs.

5/1/1300 at Stamford, … touching a complaint by Hugh Bardolf that … broke the gates of his manor of Stok Bardolf, carried away his goods, and assaulted his men. (S) CPRs.

5/14/1300, Hugh Bardolf received a letter of protection. (S) Cal. of Doc’s Relating to Scotland.

7/1300, Hugh at the siege of Caerlaverock castle, “azure 3 cinquefoils or”.

1301, Hugh Bardolf grant the Friars Minors of Lynn a spring of water, called Stanwell, at Hardwick in his lordship of North Runcton.

1/28/1302 at Linlighgow [Scotland], Roger Nel of Derham, for breaking the prison of Derham and escaping, and for breaking the park of Hugh Bardolf of Wyneberg. (S) CPRs.

1302, Hugh served in Scotland.

4/23/1303, Licence, after inquisition … by Robert de Clifford, justice … for Hugh Bardolf to fell and sell trees of his woods of Carleton and Cedling, … value of £100 … (S) CPRs.

8/9/1303, Grant to Hugh Bardolf of the marriage of Robert son and heir of Robert de Tateshale, tenant in chief. Mandate to the wife of the said Robert to deliver the body of the said Robert to Hugh to be married. (S) CPRs.

12/13/1303, Hugh Bardolf granted a market at Fillingham, Lincolnshire.  (S) Gaz. of Markets and Fairs to 1516.

7/22/1304, Pardon, at the instance of Hugh Bardolf, to John … in consideration of his service in Scotland … (S) CPRs.

1304, Hugh died. (S) CPRs.

8/20/1304, Writ for IPM of Hugh Bardolf alias Bardulf. York; West Riding: Herthill. A capital messuage … Thomas his son, aged 21 on the day of St. Francis last, is his next heir. Derby: … Buckingham: … Crofton. A messuage, … held of the inheritance of Isabel his wife … Hertford: Watton Stone. A messuage and a carucate of land held of the inheritance of Isabel his wife, who still survives, … [Very long, see Hugh’s father for most of the details by county] (S) CIsPM.


11/21/1304, Isabel, late the wife of Hugh Bardolf, tenant in chief, granted and quit-claimed to the king by her deed all her right and claim in the manors of Watton, co. Hertford, Adington, co. Surrey, and Emlesworth, co. Southampton. (S) CCRs, 1/10/1305.

11/25/1304, Order to deliver to Isabel, late the wife of Hugh Bardolf, tenant in chief, the manor of Plumpton, co. Sussex. (S) CCRs.

11/28/1304, Edward I … by letters patent … dated at Burstwick, 28 November 1304, … granted the manor among other things to Isabel, late wife of Hugh Bardolf , for the term of her life, with remainder to William, son of Isabel. (S) IPM of Joan, Lady Bardolf, 3/21/1447.

4/28/1305, The advowsons of the following churches that belonged to Hugh Bardolf, tenant in chief, are assigned in dower to Isabel, late his wife. [7 churches totaling 310 marks.]

7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.

10/18/1307, Order to discharge Isabella, daughter and heiress of Robert Aguillion, lately deceased, of the sum of £104, in which Hugh Bardolf, her late husband, was bound to the late king by recognizance. (S) CCRs.

1307-08, Isabel presented to the church of Stapleford, Hertsfordshire.

10/8/1309, Feoffment between John son of Thomas de Bassingbourne and Sir Michael de Ponynges, Knt., and his wife, Margery, regarding the manor of Bures, Suffolk for £500 of silver sterling, which the grantor had by feoffment of Dame Isabel, formerly wife of Sir Hugh Bardolph, in Bures. (S) Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch.

1310, Isabela presented to the church of Fincham St. Martin, Norfolk.

3/25/1312, Isabella, Lady Bardolf, released to Sir Michael de Poynings knight and Margaret his wife all her right in the Manor of Bures by deed dated at Barcomb in Sussex. (S) UKNA.

7/6/1312, Robert Lewer’s attempt to deprive Isabella, widow of High Bardolf, of her free tenements in Emsworth and desseize her of Warblington was forfeited when he failed to appear before the King’s bench.

8/8/1313, Order to the escheator on this side Trent to take into the king's hand the lordship of certain villeins in Empnesworth and a fisheryin the water there and the hamlet of Estneye … the lordship of the said villeins, to wit, ransom of blood, view of frankpledge, amends of assize of bread and ale and fines of the lands of the said villeins, and also the said fishery, all which Isabel Bardolf now holds … (S) CFRs.

2/8/1314, … Whereas by an inquisition lately made by the king’s command … Henry III, had granted to a certain William Aguillon a rent seck of the value of 100s a year … Warblyngton, co. Southampton, … in the time of Edward I, appointed Robert Aguillon, son and heir of the said William Aguillon, to receive the said 100s. a year … a fishery in the water there, which Isabella Bardolf now holds, … Isabella … afterwards … asserted … Henry III … granted to the said William Aguillon the land, late of Robert de Curcy, in Empnesworthe and Warblington, … by rendering … at Easter a pair of gilt spurs, … charter of king Henry III, which the said Isabella Bardolf has exhibited in the king’s court, … the said William her grandfather as the said Robert her father … (S) CPRs.

1314, Isabela presented to the church of Fincham St. Martin, Norfolk.

1315, Isabel de Bardolf, widow of Hugh Bardolf requests that she be reseised of her free tenement in Emsworth and Warblington, and that redress be made to her according to the tenor of Magna Carta concerning the suit of Robert Lewer who deprived her of her free tenement by means of a writ obtained by false accusation and an inquest, and despite Bardolf producing her royal charters granting the free tenements. (S) UKNA.

Bef. 10/2/1315 at Adyngton, Isabella Bardolf, daughter and heiress of Robert Aguillon, granted Imbert de Saoncto Blimundo, king’s yeoman, in fee simple all her lands and tenements in Daunvou, Bugye, Losceles and Bloukville, in the duchy of Normandy, … (S) CPRs.

1316, Isabel presented to the church of Stapleford, Hertsfordshire.

10/26/1317, Licence for Thomas Bardolf to enfeoff … in fee his reversion of the manor of Riskyngton, held in chief, which Isabella Bardolf holds in dower of his inheritance, and for the feoffees to regrant the same to him and Agnes his wife.

5/3/1318, Isabel late the wife of Hugh Bardolf to settle the manors of Watton (Herts) and Addington (Surrey) on herself for life, with remainder to Thomas Bardolf and his heirs. (S) UKNA, (S) CPRs.

1318, Robert de Ardern and Nicholaa his wife v. Isabel Bardolf; a messuage, 8 carucates of land, £15 rent … contingent remainders … Margery daughter of Hugh Bardolf and heirs of their bodies, with further contingent reversion to Isabel and her heirs. Thomas son of Hugh Bardolf puts in his claim. (S) Abstr. of Feet of Fines, Sussex, V3, 1916, no.1523.

7/1/1318, Isabel, who was the wife of Hugh Bardolf', querent, … The manor of Watton' in the county of Hertford and the manor of Adyngton' in the county of Surrey. … And after the decease of Isabel the manors shall remain to Thomas Bardolf and his heirs. (S) Feet of Fines, CP 25/1/286/31, no.165.

1320, Isabella, widow of High Bardolf versus master James de Mohun in Adyngton. (S) Pedes Fines, Co. of Surrey.

1322, Isabel presented to the church of Stapleford, Hertsfordshire.

1322, Isabel de Bardolf, widow of Hugh Bardolf requests that a suit that is pending in the king's court concerning her tenements in Emsworth and Warblington, and which has been delayed for 4 years proceed to judgement. (S) UKNA.

5/1323, Isabel died; son and heir William.  (S) A History of Greatham, Gripton, 2007, P14.

5/28/1323, Writ for IPM of Isabel late the wife of Hugh Bardolf. Hertford: Watton. The manor … by fine … with remainder to Thomas Bardolf and his heirs, of the king in chief by service of finding the king in his Welsh war a footman with bow and arrows for 40 days. ... Thomas Bardolf, aged 30 and more, is her next heir. Sussex: Plumpton. The manor … held for life of Thomas son and heir of Hugh Bardolf, by the gift of William Bardolf his grandfather, … held in dower … Thomas her son, aged 30 and more, is her next heir in blood. Surrey: Adynton. The manor … by service of making a dish called ‘maupigernoun’ at the king’s coronation … Southampton: Grutham. The manor … Norfolk: Scrouteby. The manor, … (S) CIsPM.

(S) De Antiquis Legibus Liber, Fitz-Thedmar, 1845, P-XCV.  (S) A Gen. and Heral. Dic., Burke, 1831, P25. (S) The Rec. of the House of Gournay, Gurney, 1845.

Family notes:

·         Luke did not marry Hawise, widow of Reginald de Valletorta. Reginald died in 1270, and his heir was his uncle Roger de Valatort. Hawise, his widow was still held 2/3rds of Brixham in dower at her death in 1299. (S) CIsPM, Rpt, & Trans. of Devonshire, Vs39-40, 1907, P128.

Child of Luke and ?:

i. Michael de Poynings (2498696), born ~1275 in England.

Children of Hugh and Isabel:

i. Thomas Bardolf (30422768), born 10/4/1282 in England.

9/1304, Thomas Bardulf, filius praedicti Hughonis Bardulf, est propinquiro haeies ejus, … (S) Calendariun Genealogicum, V2, 1865, P668.

ii. William Bardolf, born ~1285 in England.

[King Edward I gave the manor  of Watton, Hertfordshire, to Isabel then late wife of Hugh Bardolf for life, with remainder to William Bardolf her son and to the heirs of his body, that the said William had issue Thomas and died, that Thomas had issue John and died, that John had issue William and died, that William had issue Thomas late lord Bardolf and died, that Thomas had issue the said Anne and Joan and died, and that the said manor is held in chief. (S) CCRs, 2/18/1442.]

ii. Margery Bardolf, born ? in England. [See 1318]


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