1302, John de Alneto born in England, s/o 15210468. Sir Nicholas Dawney & 15210469. Joan Durant.
2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.
~1310, Sibyl, born in England, d/o §§Sir Walter de Treverbyn & Margery Bloyowe. (S) Parochial and Family Hist. of the Deanery of Trigg Minor, 1876, V2, Maclean, P42.
[––John & Sibyl––]
By 1324, John married to Sibyl.
9/22/1324, Inspeximus of a charter of Richard, sometime count of Poitou and earl of Cornwall, granting to Sir Odo de Treverbyn [Sibyl’s great grandfather] … his borough of Porbican be a free borough … Witnesses:- Hugh de Sancto Phileberto, … The market and fair at West Looe, Cornwall, confirmed to Roger Pridiaux and Elizabeth (Sibyl’s sister) his wife, kinswoman and one of the heirs of Odo [de Treverbyn], John Dauney and Sibyl his wife, kinswoman and the other heir of Odo, and the heirs of Elizabeth and Sibyl. (S) CPRs, (S) Gaz. of Markets and Fairs, (S) N&Qs, Devon & Cornwall, 1907, P177.
2/23/1325, John Dauney has given security by oath etc. … mainpernors Nicholas Dauney, John Treiagu, knights, of the county of Cornwall, … each of whom has mainprised for his good behaviour under a penalty of £200, and that he, according to his estate, will equip himself suitably with armour, so that he will be ready to go on the king's service to the parts of the duchy of Aquitaine and elsewhere according to the kmg's ordinance. (S) CFRs.
7/10/1326, Roger de Pridias and Elizabeth his wife, John de Alneto and Sibyl his wife seeking before the justices against Richard de Portalla and Ela his wife 2 parts of a messuage … (S) CCRs.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
3/26/1327, Commission of oyer … on complaint that … John Dauny, and others, broke his houses at Temple Cumbe, … co. Sussex, … (S) CPRs.
1332, John’s father died.
10/20/1332, Order to Henry de Gulden, escheator in the counties of Comwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset,—pursuant to an inquisition … shewing that Nicholas Dauney held … held a messuage and a carucate of land in Leygh … by knight service, … and that John Dauney, his son, is his next heir and of full age. (S) CFRs.
1333, John age 30 at the IPM of his father.
2/10/1333, Power to escheators in the counties of Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset, to take the fealty of John Dauney and deliver to him a messuage and a carucate of land in Leyth late of Nicholas his father. (S) CFRs.
8/2/1333, John Daunay exempted from being put on assizes, juries or recognisances unless his oath be necessary under the statute, and from appointment as mayor, sheriff, … against his will. (S) CPRs.
3/1/1334, Commission to John Inge, John Dauney and Richard de Trevenor, on complaint of John Lambrun … co. Cornwall. (S) CPRs.
10/16/1335, John Dauney and others accused by Hugh de Courtenay, earl of Devon, of entering his free chase of Dertemore, co. Devon. (S) CPRs.
2/8/1336, John Dauney, John Dauney, ‘luncle,’ and others accused by Hugh de Courtenay, earl of Devon, of entering his free chase of Dertemore, co. Devon. (S) CPRs.
3/19/1336, Johannes Dauneye, miles, granted a Royal licence to crenellate Shevyok. (S) The Gatehouse.
6/9/1337, Commission of oyer … to John Dauney, ... and John Cole, sheriff of Cornwall, to arrest and imprison at Launceveton Thomas le Erchediakne. (S) CPRs.
8/3/1338, Commission of array … John Dauney, … county of Cornwall. (S) CPRs.
3/27/1339, Commission to John Dauney, … to array all the men between the towns and places of Saltessh and Fowey, co. Cornwall, … the French … to invade the realm. (S) CPRs.
1339, Hugh de Courtenay the younger, s/o Hugh, earl of Devon, repulsed a French attack on Cornwall.
1341, Grant by John de Alneto, lord of Henaton, to Christina Everad and John her son, of all his land in Hulle next Yevele, at the yearly rent of a rose, with remainders to Emmot the grantor's daughter, and to his own right heirs: [Somers.] (S) UKNA.
8/3/1341, Commission to John Dauney, … in the county of Devon, … to make inquisitions … (S) CPRs.
1342, John Dauney complained against Thomas Roke of Stavelay, walker, and others, that they broke his close at Helsyngton, cut down his trees and carried them away to the value of £10. (S) Barony of Kendale, V1, 1923.
2/4/1343, John Dauney, ‘chivaler,’ and many others accused by Edward, duke of Cornwall and earl of Chester, of interfering with his rights in Cornwall. (S) CPRs.
11/16/1343, Commission of oyer and terminer to William de Shareshull, Thomas de Curtenay, John Dauney, … (S) CPRs.
1344-45, John Dauncy, chivaler, querent; … For this Adam [Bryan] and John de Blakaford granted the same to John Dauney to hold … (S) Feet of Fines, Somerset.
1/22/1345, John Dauney, knight, acknowledges that he owes to Edward prince of Wales, duke of Cornwall and earl of Chester, £400; to be levied, in default of payment, of his lands and chattels in co. Cornwall. (S) CCRs.
1345-6, John Dauney, knight to Adam Brian: Appointment of attorneys to give seisin of the manors of Amalfur, Amaleglos … and [Perran] Arworthal (Arwothel): Corn. (S) UKNA.
9/16/1345, Commission to John Dauny [this John], John Dauny ‘le uncle’ … touching the persons who broke the house and chest of … co. Devon, … By letter of secret seal. (S) CPRs.
11/20/1345, Commission to John Dauny, … to make inquisition in the county of Devon … (S) CPRs.
6/9/1346, Siby’s mother died, buried in church of Grey Firars, Bodmin.
8/1346, John Dauney or Daune, knight: died holding the manors of Anton and Chevyoke, with other lands and manors; buried at the church of Sheviocke.
8/18/1346, Writ for IPM of John Dauney, knight. Somerset: Modeford Terry. The manor … Hyneton. The manor … He died on Sunday next after St. Lawrence last. Emma his daughter, aged [16-18-19 given] years and more, is his next heir. Cornwall: Landreen. A messuage, a mill … Rathwille, Apeldorneford and Brothek, held of the said prince by services of 3 knights’ fees … Arwuthol. The manor … successive remainders to Richard, son of Alice late the wife of John Daumarle, … to Thomas son of Isabel de Kilgath … to William Daunee … to John brother of Nicholas Daunee … Schevyok, Anton [both for 4 knights’ fees] and Landilp. The manors with the advowsons of the churches … [7 messuages] … Devon: Cornewoda. The manor with the advowson … (S) CIsPM.
2/28/1347, IPM of John Dauney, knight. Writ to the escheator to take the oath of Sibyl, late the wife of John Dauney, not to marry without the king’s licence, and to cause her dower to be assigned to her out of the lands &c. of her late husband. Cornwall: Anton. The manor … … buildings … rents … Devon: West Roke. Two houses with the adjacent gardens … Somerset: … Modeford Terry. Divers buildings and lands and rents and services of tenants … (S) CIsPM.
1348, The Black Death entered the west countryside of England [likely entering through Bristol].
· Margery d/o §§Ralph Bloyowe.
· There is an early contemporary John Daunay, knight, and rebel, in the same counties, and is possilby the same as John de Alneto (d.1324) married to Alice.
(S) The Peerage of Ireland, 1789, P73. (S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P238.
Child of John and Sibyl:
i. Emmeline Dawnay (3802617), born 1329 in England.
[Emmeline’s son Edward would become known as the ‘Blind earl’ of Devon.]