1279, Robert born in England, heir & s/o 11820296. Robert de Scales & 11820297. Isabel Burnell.
Egeline born in England, d/o 30420928. Hugh de Courtenay & 30420929. Eleanor le Despenser.
Robert served with his father and King Edward I in the Scottish wars. (S) A Vision of Britain Through Time.
1305, Robert age 26 at this father’s death.
5/22/1306, Robert created a Knight of the Bath. (S) History of the Antiquities of the County of Norfolk, V5. [267 knights created on this date by King Edward I.]
11/3/1306–3/14/1322, Robert, 2nd Lord Scales, summoned to parliament.
2/25/1308, Robert summoned as a peer to Edward II’s coronation as king of England.
1315-6, “Robert de Scales to settle the manors of High Ho and Islington (Norfolk), and Rivenhall (Essex) on himself, Egelina his wife, and his heirs, retaining the manors of Middleton and Fouldon (Norfolk), Newsells (Herts), and Haslingfield (Camb.).” (S) UKNA.
9/1/1315, Licence for Robert de Scales to enfeoff Isabella de Scales [his mother] of his manors of Hoo and Islington, co. Norfolk, and of his manor of Rewenhale, co. Essex, held in chief, … regrant the same to him and Egelina his wife … (S) CPRs.
4/10/1317, Exemption, for life, at the request of Elizabeth de Bourgh, the king’s kinswoman, of Robert de Scales from being put on assizes, juries, … against his will. (S) CPRs.
4/24/1319, Commission to Robert de Scales, … touching the seizure of the ship called ‘la Mariole,’ … in the port of Bishops Lenne, co. Norfolk. (S) CPRs.
1320, “… by a writ of oyer and terminer to Norwich, Stanton and Scales … Walter de Norwiz (Norwich); [Hervey] de Stanton; Robert de Scales.” (S) UKNA.
7/1/1324, Commission de walliis et fossatis to Robert de Scales, … along the caost for the parts of Mersland, co. Norfolk, … (S) CPRs.
3/20/1325, “Robert de Scales alias de Scalys: Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk” died; holding the manor of Scales of the honor of Bologne, by one fee and paying 10s. per annum to Dover castle.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
1332, “Robert de Scales, son and heir of Robert de Scales. … Scales request that he be granted his lands which are held by his mother at fee farm, … Egelyne [de Scales], widow of Robert de Scales; …” (S) UKNA.
Bef. 10/10/1335, Egeline died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P435. (S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, V8, Blomefield.
Children of Robert and Egeline:
i. Robert de Scales (2955074), born 1312 in
ii. Eleanor de Scales (7606059), born ? in England.