~1275, William born in England, s/o 11817056. Sir William Clarel & 11817057. ??? de Porterton.
~1290, Agnes born in England. [Possibly d/o Richard Whaleys. See 7/11/1323, William a mainpernor for Richard.]
7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.
[––William & Agnes––]
~1309, William married Agnes.
By 1313, William’s father died. [Assumed by break in records and no indication of knighthood.]
11/28/1313, Appointment of William Clarel and John de Hothum and a clerk to be chosen by them, appointed assessors and collectors in the Westrithing, co. Yorks of the 20th and 15th. (S) CPRs.
9/22/1316, William Clarel on a commission to re-levy a subsidy in the city of York where “a manifest defect occurred”. (S) CFRs.
4/1319, Fine. 1) Wm. Clarel and wife Agnes. 2) Adam de Roderham, chaplain. (1) to (2) manors of Penyston and Newton upon Derewent, and 1 messuage, 100a. land, 12a. meadow in Wadworth; (2) to (1) the same for life, with remainder in tail to Thos. s. of Wm. C. Adam, son of William Clarel, also made a claim. (S) UKNA, (S) Hist. of York East Riding, V3, 1976, Wilberfoss.
11/14/1316, Order to cause a tally to be levied at the exchequer to William Clarel and John de Cresacre, taxors and collectors of the 16th in the West Riding of the county of York. (S) CCRs.
4/1322, Eustace de Rotherham, chaplain granted to William Clarel of Aldwark and Agnes his wife, the manor of Aldwark, they and the heirs of their bodies to hold of the chief lords with remainder to William's right heirs. (S) CPs 25/1/271/97, N19.
By 1322, William knighted. [Possibly associated with the Baron’s revolt.]
11/21/1322, Robert de Reynbergh and Alice his wife had licence from the king to enfeoff Sir William Clarel, knight, and Agnes his wife of a moiety of the manor of Adwick, held in chief as of the honor of Tickhill and retaining the manor of Somerby, Leicestershire. (S) CPRs.
12/2/1322, Writ of aid for William Clarel and Walter de Harum and a clerk to be selected by them, appointed assessors and collectors in the Westrithing, co. Yorks of the 10th and 6th. (S) CPRs.
2/3/1323, Robert de Reynbergh and Alice his wife granted the manor of Adwick to William Clarel of Aldwark. William and Agnes and their heirs to hold a moiety of the king and his heirs of the honor of Tickhill. William and Agnes and William's heirs to hold the other moiety of the chief lords. For £100. (S) CP 25/1/271/98, N98.
7/11/1323, William Clarel, ‘chivaler’, a mainpernor for Richard Whaleys. (S) CFRs.
1/20/1327, King Edward II abdicated in favor of his son, Edward III.
1/26/1328, William on a commission of oyer and terminer, co. York. (S) CPRs.
3/3/1328, Sheriff of York ordered to cause a coroner for the county to be elected in place of William Clarel, who is incapacitated by infirmity. (S) CCRs.
4/30/1328, Robert de Reygate and William Clarel, collectors of the 20th in the West Riding. (S) CCRs.
4/27/1329, “Release. 1) Wm. le Lord of Addewyk. 2) Sir Wm. Clarell and wife Agnes. (1) to (2) in tail road or way through middle of court of (2), recovered from Rob. de Raynebergh by assise of novel disseisin.” (S) UKNA.
12/1/1331, “Grant. 1) Wm. Clarell, kt. 2) Thos. his son. (1) to (2) whole rent of tenants in Thorp, Barley and Scoles, with suit of court in Thorp, rent in Kynehirst and Great and Little Dalton, and watermill and suit of same in Aldewerk, £10 p.a. Witn.: Wm. le Lord of Addewik, …” (S) UKNA.
1332, William of Aldwark, Yorkshire, died.
3/5/1332, Grant and counterparts. 1) Agnes, widow of Sir Wm. Clarell, kt., 2) Thos. her son. (1) to (2) in tail ½ of manor of Addewyk held of Honour of Tykhill, with remainder in tail to John de Staynton and wife Johanna. (S) UKNA.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P202.
Child of William and Agnes:
i. Thomas Clarell (2954264), born ~1310 in England.
4/1319, Copy fine. 1) Wm. Clarel and wife Agnes. 2) Adam de Roderham, chaplain. (1) to (2) manors of Penyston and Newton upon Derewent, and 1 messuage, 100a. land, 12a. meadow in Wadworth; (2) to (1) the same for life, with remainder in tail to Thos. s. of Wm. C. (S) UKNA.