~1242, John born in England, s/o 5000208. William de Hardreshull & 5000209. Matilda de Bray.
~1250, Joan Nevill, d/o §§Sir Philip Nevill of Scotton.
1264, John’s father died; his older brother Robert the heir.
8/4/1265, John’s brother Robert, a confederate of the rebel barons, killed at the battle of Evesham. The lands were given to Warrin de Bassingburn of Weedon. Margaret, wife of Robert, was allowed certain lands in Kelesy, Poulton-heath, and Paxton for maintenance of herself and her children.
1266, By the Dictum of Kenilworth, the lands of his brother Robert were restored excepting the manor of Hartshill.
~1268, John married Joan.
10/28/1271, John de Hardredeshull gives half a mark for an assize to be taken before R. Fulton’. Order to the sheriff of Huntingdonshire. (S) FRsHIII.
11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England.
4/9/1273, Joan’s father died; the heir was Joan’s brother Robert [who did homage 8/19/1274.]
1273-76, John granted his interests in Great Paxton to Remy de Melinge. (S) Hist. of Huntingdon, V2, 1932.
1276, John died.
7/25/1276, IPM of John de Hardreshull. Lincoln: Cokewalde. A toft … held of the king in chief by serjeanty of finding a man with an axe (hachia) when the king shall go into Wales … Nortkellesheye. A capital messuage … 2 water mills, 75s. rent of assize, 82s. 10d. rent of natives and cottars, 2½lb. pepper, 1lb. cummin and a pair of gloves, and a fishery worth 2s. yearly … Warwick: Hardredeshull. The manor … worth £19 18s. 11½d., of which £10 is assigned to Joan late the wife of the said John, to be held in tenancy of the king's special grace and by his writ. William his son, aged 5, is his next heir. (S) CIsPM.
9/10/1276, To the sheriff of Warwick, … Order to cause to be assigned to Joan, late the wife of John de Hardreshull, tenant in chief, £6 12s. 11½d. yearly of land in Hardreshull and 23s. 6d. yearly of land in the same manor … (S) CCRs.
11/15/1277, Joan, late the wife of John de Hardreshull, tenant in chief, has made fine with the king in £30 that she may marry whom she will in the king's fealty. (S) CFRs.
Joan married 2nd John de Cancellis.
3/9/1284, John de Monte Alto granted to John de Cancellis the custody of the manor of Hardredeshull, which belonged to John de Hardredeshull, deceased, until William, son and heir of John de Hardredeshull, come of age. (S) CCRs.
1288, John died.
11/14/1288, Order to the same to take into the king's hand the lands late of John de Cancellaria, deceased, tenant in chief. (S) CFRs.
By 1306, Joan died.
6/25/1306, Grant to John de Wysham of the custody, during the minority of the heir, of the lands in Kelleseye and Hardreshull, which Joan de Chaunceux [Chancellis] held in dower of the inheritance of John son and heir of William de Hardredreshull, tenant in chief. (S) CPRs.
(S) The Dormant and Extinct Baronage of England, Banks, 1837, P198.
· Philip de Nevill s/o §§Sir Robert de Nevill & Eustache Trian.
· “Johannes, filius et heres domini Willielmi” exchanged lands in Ansley and Hartshill for some in Keliesie, that had been granted to his sister [in-law] Margaret.
Children of John and Joan:
i. William Hardreshull (1250052), born 4/15/1269 in England.
ii. Erneburga de Hardreshull, born ? in England.
5/24/1293, Erneburga created an abbess of Polesworth.
5/21/1301, To …, escheator this side Trent. Order to restore to Erneburga de Hardreshull, elected abbess of Pollesworth … (S) CCRs.