7604750. Lord John de Saint Amand & 7604751. Margaret le Despenser
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1282, John born in Ireland, s/o 15209500. Sir Amaury de Saint Armand.
1287, John’s older brother Guy died leaving brother Amaury as heir.
~1295, Margaret born in England, d/o 5909748. Hugh le Despencer II & 5909749. Isabel de Beauchamp.
9/1305, Almaric de Sancto Amando, Master John de Sancto Amando, William de Monte Acuto, … were attached by the sheriff in Oxford Castle, by order of the lord king, to answer to the same lord king at his Parliament …, concerning certain crimes and trespasses.
11/4/1305, Pardon to Master John de Sancto Amando, for a fine of 40£ … for giving his assent to the evasion of Alice Droys from Oxford Castle, where she was in custody for felony, … of which trespasses he was convicted … (S) CPRs.
2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.
5/1/1310, Licence, at the instance of Queen Isabella, for Alamaric de Sancto Amando to enfeoff Master John de Sancto Amando of 6 curates … together with the hundred of Bloxham … to regrant the same to Mary his wife and his heirs. (S) CPRs.
7/1310, John heir to his brother Amaury, 1st Lord St. Amand, inheriting half the barony of Cainhoe, Bedfordshire. [Writs in favour of John de Sancto Amando, brother and heir of Almario de Sancto Amando. (S) Calendar of Various Chancery Rolls.]
1311, John held the fair at Millbrook, Bedfordshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516.
3/1/1311, John to have seisin of his brother’s lands in Ireland upon his finding security to answer for relief at the exchequer. (S) CCRs, 7/4/1320.
10/28/1311, John did homage and fealty to the king for his brother’s lands in Ireland. (S) CCRs, 7/4/1320.
1312-25, John, knt. of Ipplepen, Devon and Meath, Ireland, summoned to parliament by writ.
1313 John de St. Amand claimed the right of presentation at East Ilsley, Berks, on the ground that Sewall de Osevill had enfeoffed his ancestor Ralph de St. Amand in the reign of Henry III of both the manor and the advowson. (S) A History of the County of Berkshire, V4, 1924.
11/22/1313, Protection, for one year, in Ireland, for John de Sancto Amando, staying in England. (S) CPRs.
5/6/1314, John de Sancto Amando traveling with the earl of Gloucester [Gilbert de Clare] to the king in Scotland. (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland.
6/24/1314, John fought at the battle of Bannockburn.
12/4/1314, “… agreement between Sir Hugh le Despenser the father and John de St. Amand … that John shall take Margaret, Hugh’s daughter, to wife; Hugh shall pay him 1,000 marks, half at Easter and half at Michaelmas next ; John before Midsummer shall enfeoff the said Margaret of 300£ of land in England and Ireland, viz. at Gormannestone in Ireland, in the county of Meath, Ippelpenne in Devonshire, Cerneye in the county of Gloucester, Hildesle in the county of Berks, … bond by John in 2,000£. …” (S) A Descriptive Catalog of Ancient Deeds.
1315, John married Margaret.
2/20/1315, Licence, at the instance of Hugh le Despenser the younger, to John de Sancto Amando to grant his manor of Ippelpenne, co. Devon, and manor of Gormanneston in Ireland, … to regrant the same to the said John de Sancto Amando and Margaret his wife and his heirs. (S) CPRs.
1315, John summoned against the Scots.
1316, John de St. Amand a lord of East Ilsley. (S) History and Antiquities of the Hundred of Compton.
7/16/1317, Gift by John de Sancto Amando, kt, Lord of Catton in the county of Derby to Henry son of William Geffrey of Catton, for homage and service and £4 which he gave to him, of a messuage and a virgate of land in Catton. (S) UKNA.
7/28/1317, John “de Sancto Amando” granted a market and fair at Ipplenden, Devon. (S) Gazetteer.
2/1318, John going overseas with his father-in-law.
2/1/1319, John de Haudlo and John de Sancto Amando going with Hugh le Despenser the elder beyond the seas [to Spain]. (S) CPRs.
1320, John expelled from his manor of Houghton Conquest, Bedfordshire by Richard Fitz Richard with “a great force of armed men.”
5/15/1322, Commission of oyer … on complaint of John de Sancto Amando that … [many named] broke his houses at Houghton Conquest, co. Bedford, mowed his corn, and carried away his goods. (S) CPRs.
5/16/1322, John de Sancto Amando, staying in England, has letters nominating … in Ireland for two years. (S) CPRs.
7/21/1322, Hugh le Despenser, the younger, going with the king to Scotland, has letters nominating John de Sancto Amando and Ingelram Berenger. (S) CPRs.
7/25/1322, John de Saint Amand to William Bythewatere and Alice his wife … Southcerneye … (S) UKNA.
1323, John summoned against the Scots.
12/16/1323, Order not to intermeddle … manor of Melbruk … manor and lands are held of John de Sancto Amando, … (S) CCRs.
5/11/1324, The commission of oyer of of 1322 filed by complaint of John re-opened. (S) CPRs.
11/1326, After the overthrow of Edward II by Queen Isabella and Roger de Mortimer, both Hugh le Despenser the elder and younger were captured and executed.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
12/25/1327, Licence for John de Boweles to grant John de Sancto Amando in fee simple a messauge and lands in Wardon. (S) CPRs.
5/7/1328, Order to the escheator not to distrain John de Sancto Amando for the lands he holds of the king as he has done homage and fealty. (S) CCRs.
2/12/1329, Licence for the alienation in mortmain by Robert de Wamberth, archdeacon of Wells, … for the souls of the said Robert, Emeline Longespe, John de Sancto Amando and their ancestors. (S) CPRs.
5/18/1329, John a Commissioner of Peace for Bedfordshire. (S) CPRs.
8/8/1329, John de Sancto Amando, knight, acknowledges that he owes to, John de Handlo, knight, 1000 marks … to be levied … co. Berks … (S) CCRs.
8/11/1329, John de Handlo, knight, acknowledges that he owes to John de Sancto Amando, knight, 1000 marks … to be levied … co. Oxford … (S) CCRs.
11/3/1329, Agreement between John de Haudlo, knight, lord of Boarstall, and John de St Amand, knight, lord of Woodhay, to settle lands of John de Haudlo on Richard, his son, and his wife Isabella, and lands of John de St Amand on Amauri, his son, and his wife Joan. Each family paid 1000 marks for the marriages. (S) The Boarstall Cartulary, Salter, 1930, No. 602.
Bef. 1/25/1330, John, 2nd Lord St. Amand, died; his son a minor.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P412.
Children of John and Margaret:
i. Isabel de Saint Amand (3802375), born ~1315 in England.
ii. Amaury de Saint Armand, born aft. 1315 in England.
Bef. 11/3/1329, Amaury, 3rd Lord de Saint Amand, married to Joan, d/o Sir John de Haudlo & Maud Burnell.
3/16/1335, Amaury proved his age.
9/11/1381, Amaury died.