~1205, Sybil born in England, d/o 19989504. William de Ferrers & 19989505. Agnes of Chester.
1211, John de Vipont born in England, s/o 19989640. Robert de Veteri Ponte & 19989641. Idonea de Busli.
6/10/1213, King John ordered John de Vipont to deliver Careg Hwfa castle to the custody of John le Strange. (S) The History of the Princes, the Lords Marcher, Lloyd, 1881, P161.
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
1227, John’s father died.
2/1/1228, Wardship of John de Veteri Ponte granted to Hubert de Burgo, Earl of Kent. (S) CPRs.
4/20/1228, The king has granted to H. de Burgh etc. that, of the debts which Robert de Vieuxpont …, and John, son and heir of the same Robert, who is in his custody by the king’s order until his full age.
10/22/1232, H. de Burgh, earl of Kent, surrendered to John de Vieuxpont his lands that had been in his custody.
1232-33, John de Vipont was summoned to show by what title he held the manor of Bowes, as his father had the custody only. (S) Hist. of York North Riding, V1, 1914, Bowes.
2/4/1233, Mandate to John de Veteri Ponte … to have seisin of the manor of Boues with the castle … (S) CPRs.
By 1233, John married Sybil.
11/8/1233, The fine of Hugh d’Aubigny for having his lands. Pledges of the said Hugh … John fitz Geoffrey for 100 m … Warin de Munchesney for 100m. … Bertram de Criel for 20m. … William Mauduit for 40m. … William Bardolf for 50m. Thomas of Moulton for 50m. Hugh Wake for 50m. … John de Vieuxpont for 50m. John de Vaux for 20m. Payn de Chaworth for 40m. … William de Percy for 200m. ….
7/11/1234, The king has granted to his beloved and faithful John de Vieuxpont that, at the same terms at which he was accustomed to render 100m. each year …, he may henceforth render 80m. … (S) CFRs, Henry III.
1235, John, hereditary High Sheriff of Westmoreland.
5/19/1239, The king has granted to John de Vieuxpont that, of the debts which he owes him, of which he was accustomed to render 80m. per annum at the Exchequer, he may render 60m. per annum.
7/8/1241, Grant in frankalmoign: 1) John de Veteri Ponte. 2) Shap Abbey Property: hospital of St Nicholas of Appleby with all appurtenances, as freely as the lepers held it. With right to grind corn grown on the land at his mill in Appleby without payment of toll. (S) UKNA.
7/1241, John died. (S) CPRs. [Before his mother, who died a few months later.]
(S) Miscellanea Genealogica Et Heraldica, Bannerman, V-III, P258. (S) FRsHIII.
Child of John and Sibyl:
i. Robert de Veteri Ponte (4997410), born 1234 in England.
7/25/1241, the King gave to John Fitz Geoffrey the marriage of Robert, s/o John de Veteri Ponte for a fine of 200 marks. [John Fitz Geoffrey his future father-in-law.]