~1225, Simon Peche born in England, s/o §§Sir Gilbert Peche & Maud Leach.
~1225, Julian born in England, d/o 11817222. Sir Geoffrey de Glanville & 11817223. Margaret de la Haye.
1246, Royal grant to Simon Pecche. (S) Magna Britannia, V5, Derbyshire, 1817.
1255, Simon Pecche of Brandeston had free warren in his manor, William Pecche his son. (S) Hist. & Antiq’s of the Co. of Norfolk, Armstrong, 1781, P96.
3/1256, Simon Peche has paid in the king’s Wardrobe to Arcald de St. Romano etc. at Norwich 5 marks of gold to be bought therefrom for having a charter of warren and acquitting it. (S) FRsHIII.
7/10/1270, … Protection with clause volumus, for 4 years from Easter, for Robert de Ufford, crusader, who is going with the King and with Edward the king’s son to the Holy land. The like for the following crusaders … Simon Peche … (S) FRsHIII. [Simon’s son William also went on crusade.]
8/1270, Simon left on the 8th crusade with Lord Edward.
11/10/1270, Simon, with Edward, arrived in Tunis.
11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England. [While on crusade.]
8/1274, King Edward and the English [likely including Simon] returned from the crusade.
1277, A pleading wherein Simon de Peche and his wife, &c. claimed the patronage of the church of Rollesby, against Ernald de Rollesby. (S) Ess. Tow’s Topo. Hist. of Norfolk, V11, 1810, Rollesby.
1277, John de Gunton died. John de Methwold and Margaret (1) his wife; Symon de Lynch and Catherine (2) his wife; John de Crostweyt and Sibill (3) his wife, held as parceners; the daughters and coheirs, with Julian, wife of Simon Peche. [Unknown relationship.] (S) Ess. Tow’s Topo. Hist. of Norfolk, V11, 1810, Martham.
8/3/1279, Commission … where by danger might arise by lapse of time to Simon Pecche and Julianan his wife, touching the advowson of the church of Rollesby, co. Norfolk, now long void. (S) CPRs.
1281, Simon de Peche and Julian his wife granted lands here to Clement, son of Edmund de Paston, by fine, and also to Laurence de Repp.
1281, Nicholas de Castello v. Symon Peche and Juliana his wife in Cringelford. (S) Feet of Fines for Norfolk, V1.
1286, William de Rollesby v. Juliana the wife of Symon Pecche, of the advowson of Rollesby. (S) Feet of Fines for Norfolk, V1.
1286, Agnes Spriggy was impleaded by Juliana, wife of Simon Peche, to render to her the guardianship of the heir and lands of William Priggy, who held of her a messuage, 18 acres of land in Mulesly. (S) Ess. Tow’s Topo. Hist. of Norfolk, V8, 1808, Mundesley.
6/18/1289, To Roger Lestrange, justice of the Forest this side Trent. Order to deliver on bail Simon Pecche of Mundene, imprisoned at Colchester for trespass of venison in the forest of Essex. (S) CCRs.
1289, Simon died.
2/5/1290, Licence for the alienation in mortmain to the prior and convent of Norwich of … 7.5 acres of land in Marcham by Juliana Pecche, … (S) CPRs.
(S) Norfolk Archaeology, V4, 1855, PP11.
· Julian coheir [with her sister Alianore] of her brother Sir Geoffrey de Glanville.
· Sir Simon Peche and Julian his wife; whose arms, a fess between 2 chevronels gules, on the upper one a lion rampant of the first, was the first quartered coat of the Pastons. (S) Ess. Tow’s Topo. Hist. of Norfolk, V6, 1807, Oxnead.
· 1242-3, Gilbert Pecche held 3 knight’s fees in Kingston, Wimpole, and Eversden; held by Hamon Pecche in 1166. (S) Co. of Cambridge and the Isle of Ely, V5, 1973.
Child of Simon and Julian:
i. William Pecche, born ~1243 in England.
7/10/1270, William joined his father on crusade.
2/13/1300, Enrolment of release by William son of Simon Pecche to William de Reppes and Thomas, his brother, of his right in 25 marks of yearly rent in which they are bound to him for the manor of Roullesby. (S) CCRs.
1302, William Peche and Rose his wife and John their son were found to be jointly seized of a manor in Bakton of the grant of Julian Peche, held of the honour of Eye, by the service of 6d. at the end of every 32 weeks, and valued at £7 12s. 8d. per ann. “This came to the Pastons, by the marriage of Cecily, daughter and heir of Sir Simon Peche and Julian his wife.” [Cecily married Walter de Paston.]
William died, his sister Cecily his heir.
ii. Cecily de Peche (2954305), born ~1245 in England.