Sunday, July 31, 2011

G24: 11820370

11820370. Alexander Comyn & 11820371. Joan le Latimer

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~1255, Alexander born in Scotland, 2nd s/o 23640740. Alexander Comyn & 23640741. Elizabeth de Quincy.

~1270, Joan born in England, d/o 15208896. William Latimer & 15208897. Alice Ledet.

7/13/1285, Alexander de Comyn of Buchan, witnessed his brother John’s quitclaim of rights to half of Wygglesmer. (S) POMS.

1289, Alexander’s father died.

1292, Alexander Comyn of Buchan, sheriff of Dingwall. (S) Medieval Scotland, 1998, P178.

4/27/1296, Alexander [and his brother the earl] captured at the battle of Dunbar, Scotland, by King Edward, and imprisoned in the Tower of London.

7/27/1296 at Elgin, Alexander with King Edward of England.

9/4/1296, Joan Comyn, of the king’s [of England] special grace, to receive 200 marks of land in Tyndale for her sustenance. [A week later she was granted permission to transfer he household to England.]

9/29/1296, Protection in Scotland for Alexander Comyn of Boghan in Scotland and in England. (S) CPRs.

6/6/1297, Oath by Alexander Comyn of Buchan to serve Edward I against the French. London. (S) UKNA.

1297, Alexander sealed a document with a seal bearing “S’ALEXANDRE CVMYN D’BVC”. (S) Scotland’s Historic Heraldry, 2006, P44.

1297, Alexander’s brother, earl John, turned against England, but Alexander remained loyal.

8/1299, Sir Alexander Comyn was burning and devastating the district beyond the Firth of Forth. (S) Robert Bruce, Barrow, 2005, P141. [William Wallace, John Comyn and Robert Bruce had stirred up rivalries and war in Scotland.]

1303, Sir Alexander Comyn, sheriff of Aberdeenshire when King Edward I of England visited.

1304-05, Alexander Keeper of Urquhart and Tarwedale castles.

1304-05, Alexander the sheriff of Aberdeen. (S) Medieval Scotland, 1998, P178.

1304, King Edward give custody of Aboyne castle to Alexander. [Later suspended because of a protest of the earl of Athole.]

1305, Alexander Comyn of Buchan makes 4 requests: 1) He states that the King gave him the shrievalty of Aberdeen to hold at pleasure, which he has held during war and peace without receiving any allowance for his expenses in his account. He requests a reasonable allowance for his costs and expenses. 2) He asks the King to vouchsafe to him a fee of £20 annually, which he was granted by Alexander III, in consideration of his good behaviour and his damages. 3) He asks that he might be quit of a ransom, as he has never left the King's faith since he did homage to him at Berwick. 4) He states that some people whom he had annoyed in time of war by what he did for the King's benefit are harrassing him now, in time of peace, and he requests a letter to the Lieutenant that he should not be harrassed for things done in time of war. (S) UKNA.

1308, Alexander died. [Possibly at the battle of Inverurie. His daughters would be heiresses of his older brother John, earl of Boghan, in 1311.]

11/27/1308, Robert de Wauton brought charges against Alice Latimer [widow of Joan’s brother William] and Joan Comyn. (S) CPRs.

1313, Joan granted custody the manor of Flaxfleet, Yorkshire.

2/24/1314, Protection for one year without clause for Joan Comyn. (S) CPRs.

7/30/1316, Joan granted the manor of Malton, Yorkshire by the king for her sustenance, allowing her to take 50£ yearly from its issues. (S) CPRs.

10/24/1319, Commission … on complaint by Joan, late the wife of Alexander Comyn of Bouham, … carried away her goods at Malton, co. York. (S) CPRs.

1320, Joan granted safe conduct to go to Scotland with 1 knight, 6 squires, 6 men of office, and 10 grooms to seek restitution of her lands in Scotland.

6/2/1323, Joan granted protection to travel to Scotland on business. (S) CPRs.

3/27/1327, Joan granted £40 yearly from the issues of Yorkshire. (S) CPRs.

4/24/1328, Order to pay Joan Comyn of Boghan 20£ out of the issues of the bailiwick of the sheriff of York. (S) CCRs.

10/19/1329, Order to pay Joan Comyn of Boghan 20£ out of the issues of the bailiwick of the sheriff of York. (S) CCRs.

10/1/1340, Joan living.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P61. (S) Chaloner’s Treatise of the Isle of Man, App. D. (S) Records of the Sheriff Court of Aberdeenshire, Issue 28, 1904. (S) Wife and Widow in Medieval England, Walker, 1993.

Family notes:
·         Alexander Comyn of Badenoch was contemporary to this Alexander. Both appear in rolls of 1296.

Children of Alexander and Joan: [2 daughters]

i. Alice Comyn (5910185), born ~1290 in Scotland.

ii. Margaret Comyn, born ? in Scotland.
7/14/1311, Grant to Henry de Bello Monte, who has married Alice, one of the nieces and co-heiresses of John Comyn, of the custody of the manor of Whitewyk, co. Leicester, during the minority of the heirs. Master William Comyn surrendered to the kin this manor, which John Comyn his brother, sometime earl of Boghan, had held in chief, … it is the inheritance of Alice and Margaret, the nieces and co-heireses of himself and his late brother. (S) CPRs.
Margaret married John de Ross, s/o William the Earl of Ross.

G24: 11820368

11820368. Vicomte Louis de Brienne & 11820369. Agnes de Beaumont

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~1230, Agnes born in France, d/o §Ralph de Beaumont, Vicompte of Beaumont & Agnes ?.

~1231, Louis d’Acre born in Constantinople, s/o 23640736. Jean de Brienne & 23640737. Berengere of Castile-Leon.

1242, Agnes heiress to her brother Richard, vicomte Beaumont.

1244, Berengere sent her three sons, Alphonse, Jean and Louis to the court of King Louis IX of France.

2/12/1253, Louis married Agnes.

1253, Louis and Agnes allowed the nuns of Vivoin the expand their monastery.

1254, Louis granted a charter bearing his seal.

1255, Louis at the court of Alfonso X, king of Castile.

8/25/1270, Philip III succeeded as king of France.

10/5/1285, Philip IV succeeded as king of France.

2/1/1298, Charles of Beaumont. Occ.as can., papal mand. for installation by proxy. Son of Louis, vicomte of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe (Sarthe, France), and brother of M. Louis of Beaumont, treas. of Salisbury. (S) Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300, V3, Lincoln, 1977.

Aft. 9/1/1297, Louis, knt. and Vicompte of Beaumont in Maine, France, signeur of Beaumont-le-Vicompte [aka Beaumont-sur-Sarthe] … died.

1297, Agnes conveyed the barony of Crain in Fifeshire in Scotland to her daughter Isabel.

Aft. 11/28/1304, Agnes died; buried at Etival with Louis.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P61. (S) Foundation for Medieval Genealogy.

Family notes:

·         Ralph [Raoul] de Beaumont, s/o Richard de Beaumont, s/o Roscelin de Beaumont & Constance, illegitimate d/o King Henry I.

Children of Louis and Agnes:

i. Isabel de Beaumont, born ? in France.
Isabel married John de Vescy, s/o William de Vescy & Agnes de Ferrers.
Bef. 1288 John died.
[Isabella appears in many records with her brother Henry.]
10/26/1309, Licence for Henry de Bello Monte to grant in fee his manors of Flokyngham, Edenham, … co. Lincoln, held in chief, to this sister Isabella, late the wife of John de Vescy, and for her to re-grant the same to him … (S) CPRs.
3/16/1330, Isabella, Lady Vescy, named in the confession of Edmund, Earl of Kent, as a conspirator of the attempt to free [deceased] Edward II.
Bef. 11/1/1334, Isabel de Bello Monte, Lady Vescy, Lady of York, died; buried at Scarborough.

ii. Louis de Beaumont, born ? in France.
8/27/1281, Ludovicus filius vicecomitis Bellimontis, of the bishopric of Mans.
12/27/1293, Master Lewis de Bello Monte, treasurer of St. Mary’s, Salisbury. (S) CPRs.
5/11/1296, Master Lewis de Bello Monte, treasurer of Salisbury. (S) CPRs.
2/9/1317, Louis nominated as bishop of Durham.
3/26/1318, Louis consecrated as bishop.
9/24/1333, Louis died; buried in Durham cathedral.

iii. Charles de Beaumont, born ? in France.
10/18/1294, Master Charles de Bello Monte, canon of the churches of St. Peter, York, St. Andrew, Wells, and St. John, Beverley. (S) CPRs.
5/11/1296, Protection for Master Charles de Bello Monte, canon of Beverley, staying beyond seas. (S) CPRs.
2/1/1298, Charles of Beaumont. Occ.as can., papal mand. for installation by proxy. Son of Louis, vicomte of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe (Sarthe, France), and brother of M. Louis of Beaumont, treas. of Salisbury. (S) Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300, V3, Lincoln, 1977.

iv. Henry de Beaumont (5910184), born ~1270 in France.

G24: 11820334

11820334. Sir Roger de Hales & 11820335. Alice ?

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Roger born in England, s/o §Roger de Hales & Matilda ?.

1276, Juliana daughter of Robert de Burgeston sued …, Thomas de Arderne and Isolda his wife, and Roger de Hales, for a messuage and half a virgate of land in Burgheston . (S) Plea Rolls for Staffordshire, V6, P1, 1885.

10/13/1282, Enrolment of release by John son of John de Lodney to Roger Bygod, earl of Norfolk, … Witnesses : Sir John de Wallibus, Sir Peter de Monte Forti, Sir William de Say, Sir Nicholas de Stoteville, Sir Roger de Hales, … knights, … (S) CCRs.

10/15/1285, Mandate to the justices of eyre in the county of Northampton and other counties to deliver their rolls and writs to Roger de Hales, appointed to have the cusody thereof. (S) CPRs.

9/10/1288, Commission to Roger de Hales and William Haste, … co. Norfolk … with power to compel restitution … (S) CPRs.

1295, “…  Gift with warranty from Peter de Bassinges … Witnesses: …, Roger de Hales …” (S) UKNA.

1289, “Extract of pleadings between Roger de Hales, and Walter de Cadamo …” (S) UKNA.

1301 “… by the gift and demise of Sir John de Segrave. Witnesses:- Sir Edward Charles, Sir Roger de Hales, knights, …” (S) UKNA.

5/7/1303, Commission … touching … who assaulted Roger de Hales, coroner of the county of Norfolk, in the execution of his office … (S) CPRs.

1303, John Jermy with second wife Isabelle purchased the 120 acres and 3 messuages in Therston, Wackton and Forncett from Roger de Hales.

5/1/1304, Writ de intendendo in favour of Roger le Bygod, earl of Norfolk and marshal of England, directed to ... William de Ros of Hamelak, … Roger de Hales, … Hugh Bardolf, … Reginald de Grey, … Robert de Ufford, … (S) CPRs.

1306-7, “Confirmation by William de Kerdestone, knight, … Witnesses :- Sirs Roger de Hales, …” (S) UKNA.

1307, “… Witnesses: Sir Peter Rocelyn, Sir William Rocelyn, … and Sir Roger de Hales, kts, Robert Bannyard, John de Ingelose, …” (S) UKNA.

1308, “5d rent out of tenement in Mettoneryde, held by Lord Roger de Hales, conveyed by Henry Tingtor to Simon Bigot.” (S) UKNA.

Roger de Hales, alias de Suffield, alias de Calthrop, died. [Brother of Walter de Suffield, 10th bishop of Norwich.] (S) Notes & Queries, 1894, P50.

1308-41: Alice, widow of Sir Roger de Hales, Knight, and Roger his son, rector of Norton, to Roger de Birlingham and Idania his wife, in St. Vedast. (S) Calendar of Norwich Deeds.

Family notes:

·         9/1272, Matilda who was the wife of Roger de Hales gives half a mark for an assize to be taken before the king (coram rege). Order to the sheriff of Norfolk. (S) FRsHIII.

Child of Roger and Alice:

i. Alice Hayles (5910167), born ~1295 in England.

G24: 11820322

11820322. Lord William de Brewes & 11820323. Mary ?

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By 1254, William born in England, heir & s/o 30421288. William de Brewes & 23640645. Aline de Multon.

6/28/1283, William de Brousa summoned to Shrewsbury by writ from Rhuddlan to the king to hold a colloquium to ordain what should be done with David, brother of Llewellyn, formerly prince of Wales. (S) The Titular Barony of Clavering, 1891, P16.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.

1/6/1291, William’s father died.

1294, William fought in Gascony. [King Edward was involved in a long war to protect lands in Gascony from Philip IV of France.]

10/3/1295, Protection … William de Brewosa, going to South Wales on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.

4/27/1296, King Edward invaded Scotland with a force of 25,000 and won the battle of Dunbar against the forces of John Comyn and his son.

8/28/1296 at Berwick-on-Tweed, Pardon, for services in the Scotch war, at the instance of William de Brewosa, to Henry Scurlag … (S) CPRs. [King Edward had captured Berwick-upon-Tweed, an important Scottish port of northeast England, sacked the town and massacred thousands of its inhabitants.]

9/30/1297 at Gaunt in Flanders, … Agreement between John de Hastingges and William Martyn … Witnesses: … Sir William de Brewuse, Sir Walter de Beauchamp, steward of the household, … (S) CPRs, 11/3/1297.

11/29/1297, Grant to William de Brewosa, staying with the king in Flanders, of the marriage of John son and heir of Roger de Moubray, tenant in chief, so that he may be married to Alina his daughter. Mandate to Roesia, late the wife of the said Roger, to deliver the said John. (S) CPRs.

3/29/1298, King Edward arrived back in England.

1298-1306, William active in the wars in Scotland.

7/22/1298, William fought at the battle of Falkirk; the defeat of William Wallace.

1299-1332, William summoned to parliament by writ.

10/28/1299, Commission … to enquire … whether William de Brewose and his ancestors form the time when the land of Gower with the lordship thereof come into their hands by grant of John, sometime king of England, … power … tenants to come to their court of Sweyneseye … as the said William avers, … (S) CPRs.

3/28/1300, “Royal letters patent: inspeximus and confirmation of Magna Carta … Witnesses: … William de Breous', …” (S) UKNA.

4/1/1300, … ordered … to cause all and singular of … knights, esquires or others having 40£ yearly of land … to provide themselves with horses and arms … be with the king at Carlisle at Midsummer next, ready to set out with him at his wages against the Scots … Surrey and Sussex, with William de Brewosa. (S) CCRs.

2/12/1301 at Lincoln, William joined in the barons’ letter to the Pope.

6/1301, King Edward attacked Scotland and removed the Scot’s ancient coronation stone from Scone, installing it at Westminster.

9/25/1302, Association … commission … touching the discords between Mary, late the wife of William de Brewose [William’s stepmother] and William son of William de Brewose, … (S) CPRs.

2/20/1303, William de Brewosa in a suit touching his liberties claimed in Pembroke. (S) CPRs.

10/4/1304, William de Brewosa, lord of the castle, manor, honor and rape of Brembre, and the 5 hundreds within that rape, … (S) CPRs.

10/19/1304, Pardon … on testimony by William de Brewosa of his service in Scotland. (S) CPRs.

11/12/1305, Commission … petitions of Wiliam de Brewosa’s men and tenants of Guwer and Sweyneseye … divers trespasses of the said William … (S) CPRs.

2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.

7/25/1313, Confirmation of a grant, for life, by William de Brewosa to John Iweyn of the entir town of Lotharn, … (S) CPRs.

8/5/1316, William de Braose and John de Mowbray and Alina his wife granted a market and fair at Bramber, Sussex. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

11/13/1316, The king lately, by fine of 200£ made by John de Moubray, granted licence to William de Brewosa the elder to grant his manors of Knappe, … and 3,000 acres … co. Sussex, which Mary de Brewosa holds, for her life, in dower of his inheritance to … to regrant the same to the said William … remainder to John de Moubray and Aline his wife … 40 knights’ fees … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 4/27/1317, William married Elizabeth de Sully, d/o Ramond. [No children – after his death she married Simon de Mountbreton.] CPRs, 5/13/1326.

6/1/1322, Grant to Hugh le Despenser, the younger, and Eleanor his wife, of the king’s reversion … which William de Brewosa holds for life of the inheritance late of John de Moubray, a rebel, … will fall into the king’s hands by forfeiture. (S) CPRs.

6/16/1324, Licence for Aline, late the wife of John de Moubray, … which William de Brewosa, the elder, holds for life fof the inheritance of the said Aline. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 5/1/1326, William, 2nd Lord Brewes of Bramber, Sussex died. [IPM: Finding by inquisition that Aline, late wife of John de Moubray, and John de Bohoun, son and heir of Joan late wife of James de Bohun, are the next heirs of William de Brewosa alias Brewose, and are of full age.] (S) CIsPM.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P137.

Children of William and Mary:

i. Joan de Brewes (11820443), born ~1285 in England.

ii. Aline de Brewes (5910161), born 1289 England.

G24: 11820320

11820320. Baron Roger de Mowbray & 11820321. Rohese de Clare

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10/17/1252, Rohese born in England, heir & d/o 9994764. Richard de Clare & 9994765. Maud de Lacy.

1257, Roger born in England, s/o 23640640. Roger de Mowbray & 23640641. Maud de Beauchamp.

1262, Rohese’s father died.

10/18/1263, Grant to Richard, king of the Romans, of the wardship of the lands late of Roger de Mowbray … and with the marriage of the heir … . (S) CPRs.

1270, Rohese age 15.

Bef. 7/15/1270, Roger married Rose.

Bef. 4/4/1273, Roger’s mother died.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.

1278, Seisin to Roger de Mowbray, son and heir of Roger de Mowbray deceased, of all the lands of his father.

8/7/1278, Order to cause Roger de Mowbray, imprisoned in that castle [Windesore] for certain trespasses … and for a contempt done to the king, to be delivered to Maurice de Berkley, Nicholas de Sedgrave, Emeric de Sancto Amando, Ralph Basset, … and John de Sancto Johanne, who have mainperned to have him before the king. (S) CCRs.

1279, Seisin to Roger de Mowbray, son and heir of Roger de Mowbray deceased, of his part of the lands of Amice de Beauchamp. (S) Journal of the House of Lords, V108, P195.

1282-3, Roger summoned against the Welsh.

12/1282, King Edward defeated Llewelyn ap Gruffydd at the battle of Radnor in eastern Wales.

1283, King Edward continued his Welsh campaign, capturing and executing Dafydd, brother of Llewelyn; completing the conquest of Wales.

6/28/1283, Roger summoned to Shrewsbury by writ from Rhuddlan to the king to hold a colloquium to ordain what should be done with David, brother of Llewellyn, formerly prince of Wales. (S) The Titular Barony of Clavering, 1891, P16.

1284, Adjournment from the Assizes of an Amerciament against Roger de Mowbray, he being a baron.

Bef. 3/10/1288, Rohese’s mother died.

1291, Roger summoned against the Scots; Miles de Stapleton in his retinue.

1293, Roger “de Molbray” held a market at Thirsk, North Riding, Yorkshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

1294, Roger going to Gascony in the King’s service. [King Edward was involved in a long war to protect lands in Gascony from Philip IV of France.]

6/24/1295, Roger summoned to parliament by writ. [1st of 5 summons to parliament.]

1295, Roger de Moubray witnessed a charter of Gilbert de Clare, earl of Gloucester and Hertford. (S) CPRs, 8/15/1295.

1296, Roger obtained a charter of free Warren.

8/23/1297, Edward left England with 500 ships to attack France and assert his rights. Because of the refusal of many barons, Edward only had a small contingent of knights. The army sailed for Flanders to seek additional support.

Bef. 11/21/1297, Roger, 1st Lord Mowbray, Baron of Thrisk, Yorkshire died in Ghent, Flanders; buried at Fountains Abbey.

11/29/1297, Grant to William de Brewosa, staying with the king in Flanders, of the marriage of John son and heir of Roger de Moubray, tenant in chief, so that he may be married to Alina his daughter. Mandate to Roesia, late the wife of the said Roger, to deliver the said John. (S) CPRs.

1316, Rohese living.                          

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P599. (S) Journal of the House of Lords, V108, P195.

Children of Roger and Rose: [7 sons, 3 daughters]

i. John de Mowbray (5910160), born 9/4/1286 in Yorkshire, England.

Saturday, July 30, 2011

G24: 11820296

11820296. Baron Robert de Scales & 11820297. Isabel Burnell

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~1250, Robert, born in England, heir & s/o 23640592. Robert de Scales & 23640593. Alice de Rocester.

Isabel niece of Robert Burnell, Bishop of Bath and Wells, Lord Chancellor and Treasurer of England.

Bef. 5/18/1267, Robert heir to his father, including the advowson of Islington.

6/28/1270, Robert granted markets and fairs at Barkway, Hertfordshire; Tilney Cum Islington, Norfolk; and Worlington, Suffolk. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

1271, Robert granted the manor of Rivenhall by Robert de Weston, holding the lands during his wardship.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.

8/14/1275, Robert did homage for his lands of Tilney, Clenchwarden, Wygenhale, and Howe … 1.25 knight’s fee, and to have assize of bread. (S) CCRs.

7/18/1277, Robert de Scales, gone with Henry de Lacy, earl of Lincoln to Wales on the king’s service against Llywelyn. (S) CPRs.

1280, Robert son of Sir Robert de Scales a benefactor of the cathedral priory of Norwich. (S) Monaticon Anglicanum, Cathedral Priory of Norwich, 1827.

3/5/1287, Robert de Scales, going to Gascony, nominating … (S) CPRs.

6/1287, Robert sent to Wales.

1290, Robert obtained a grant of free warren at Wetherden.

3/10/1291, Protection with clause volumus, until three years after Midsummer, for Robert de Scales, going beyond seas. (S) CPRs.

1293, Robert le Waleys was Steward of Robert de Scales in Herefordshire. (S) The Origins of the English Gentry, Coss, 2003, P152.

8/8/1295, Commission of oyer … touching the person who broke the park of Robert de Scales at Rowenhale, co. Essex, while he was on the king’s service in Wales and under his protection. (S) CPRs.

8/28/1296 at Berwick-on –Tweed, Pardon for services in the Scotch war to Adam Dune of Leveryngton … at the instance Robert de Scales. (S) CPRs.

1297, Robert held 1 knight’s fee in capite of Wetherden.

1297, Robert, with 2 knights and 8 troopers serving the King in Flanders. (S) The Welsh Wars of Edward I, Morris, 1901, P278.

4/1298, Robert sent to Flanders.

7/22/1298, Robert, with 7 men in his retinue, at the battle of Falkirk and the defeat of William Wallace. (S) The English Aristocracy at War, Simpkin, 2008, P192.

2/6/1299, Robert, 1st Lord Scales, created Baron Scales by writ and summoned to parliament. (S) The Book of Dignities, 1851, P557.

1300, Robert at the siege of Caerlaverock castle; “the handsome and amiable Robert de Scales bore red, with shells of silver.”

1300, “Debtor: Robert de Scales [who held a fee in Barton Bendish in Clackclose, and lands in the Brothercross Hundred, Freebridge Hundred, and Grimshoe Hundred], knight, of Norfolk.” (S) UKNA.

2/12/1301 in Lincoln, Robert was a signer of the baron’s letter to Pope Boniface VIII.

Isabela died.

3/23/1301, “Grant by Robert de Scales, lord of Middleton, to the Friars Minor of Lynn for the soul of his wife Isabella.”

7/6/1301, Sir Robert de Scale with 2 knights and 11 horsemen in the retinue of Edward, prince of Wales in Scotland.

1300, “Debtor: Robert de Scales, knight, of Norfolk [lands in Lynn, Freebridge hundred and elsewhere in Norfolk].” (S) UKNA.

2/12/1301 in Lincoln, “Robertus de Sacles Dominus de Neuseles” signed the baron’s letter to the Pope. (S) Baronia Anglica Concentrata, V1, 1844, P389.

5/1/1304, Writ de intend in favor of Roger le Bygod, earl of Norfolk and marshal of England, directed to … Robert de Scales … with respect to their fealty and other services of knight’s fee which they hold of the said earl, … (S) CPRs.

1/22/1305, Robert summoned to parliament.

1305, “Robert de Scales: Norfolk, Suffolk” died.

10/13/1305, Order to deliver to Isabel, late the wife of Robert de Scales, the manor of Neuseles, Hertford … certain lands in Middleton, Norfolk … Robert and Isabel were jointly enfeoffed by Robert Burnel, late Bishop … (S) CCRs.

2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.

7/3/1314, Licence, … Friars Minors of Lenne to retain a well in North Rungeton … from Thomas Bardolf and Robert de Scales, and to lead the water from the well by an underground conduit to their house in Lenne. (S) CPRs.

9/1/1315, Licence for Robert de Scales [son] to enfeoff Isabella de Scales of his manors of Hoo and Islington, co. Norfolk, and of his manor of Rewenhale, co. Essex, held in chief, … (S) CPRs.

11/25/1324, Isabel late the wife of Robert de Scales to retain a quarter of the manor of Haslingfield acquired by herself and Robert from William de Monte Caniso, by fine of 60s. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 7/26/1333, Isabella died, her grandson her heir. (S) CCRs.

(S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, V8, Blomefield.

Children of Robert and Isabel:

i. Robert de Scales (5910148), born 1279 in England.

G24: 11820294

11820294. Lord William le Latimer & 11820295. Lucy de Thweng

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2/1268–2/1270, William’s grandfather of the same name died.

~1268, William born in England, s/o 15208896. Lord William Latimer & 15208897. Alice Ledet.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

3/24/1278, Lucy born in England, d/o 23640590. Robert de Thweng & 23640591. Maud Hansard.

Lucy’s uncle Marmaduke was assigned custody of Lucy who was raised at Kilton castle.

6/28/1284, William le Latymer [William’s father], escheator north of Trent, present at the proof of age of Lucy, heiress of Peter de Brus of Skelton castle.

2/27/1285, Grant to William le Latymer [William’s father], for service in the expedition into Wales, of the custody of Lucy, daughter and heiress of Robert de Twenge, tenant in chief, of the following lands late of the said Robert, … manor of Broughton with the hamlet of Skynergryne, … manor of Jarum, … manors of Daneby and Lelum. (S) CPRs. [Jarum was an inheritance from Peter de Brus.]

2/20/1290, Order to Thomas de Normanvill … to defray the expenses of Lucy, daughter and heir of Roger de Tweng, a ward of the crown, with her governess and maid, from 3/22/1285 to 6/2/1286, at sixpence per day, for robes, linen, shores, &c., 10£. 17s. 4d. (S) Notes & Queries, 6th Series, V2, 1880, P436.

By 8/1294, William married to Lucy.

7/22/1298, William at the battle of Falkirk and the defeat of William Wallace.

7/19/1299, William le Latymer, the K.’s captain and liertenant in the Marches of Scotland, … (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland, 1884, P274.
11/16/1299, Protection … for William le Latimer, the younger, going to Scotland with the king. (S) CPRs. [Fulk Lestrange going with William.]

1299-1305, William “junior” summoned to parliament.

4/1/1300, … ordered … to cause all and singular of … knights, esquires or others having 40£ yearly of land … to provide themselves with horses and arms … be with the king at Carlisle at Midsummer next, ready to set out with him at his wages against the Scots … Warwick and Leicester, with Eustace de Hacche. (S) Calendar of Close Rolls.

1300, William at the siege of Caerlaverock castle.

5/1300, William keeping the castle and town of Berwick.

1301, To William le Latimer junior, for his own wages at 4s daily, and those of 1 knight at 2s daily and 6 esquires, each at is daily, from 20 July, when the horses were valued, until 22 Sept., by an account made with him at Bothwell on that date, £39. To William le Latimer, 200 marks. For 56 men at arms at Berwick, from 21 May to 17 July, £173 17s. For crossbowmen at Berwick, £97 7s 6d, for archers there, £202 5s 8d. (S) 1301 Account Book of Wages for the Scottish War. [These wages were only documented for bannerets and their retinues.]

1303, William le Latymer, John de Segrave and Robert de Clifford, leaving Dunfermline, appointed to attend in a ‘chivauchee’ from the said town … to the water of Forth, they are to search strictly … if they find any strangers, to arrest them with horses and harness …  (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland, 1884, P375.

1303, Lucy was abducted from the manor house [sources indicate she was not happy in her marriage.]

12/12/1303, William le Latimer, the younger, granted a market and fair at Sinnington, North Riding, Yorkshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

2/12/1304, Pardon to William le Latimer, the younger, who was impleaded before the justices of the bench, by the abbot of Whyteby, of the unjust detention of the abbot’s beasts, and was convicted … of impounding them, killing them and consuming them in his household, … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 12/15/1304, William’s father died, William succeeding to a moiety of town and hundred of Corby, and half the barony of Waldon, Northamptonshire. (S) CPRs.

4/1305, William was given power to arrest the abductors and take back his wife Lucy. [He was not successful.] Lucy became the mistress of Nicholas Meinill, lord of Whorlton. [One son – Nicholas son of Lucy.] This Nicholas was an enemy of William.

1305, Lucy began divorce proceedings, claiming consanguinity. William was excommunicated for not paying legal fees. William appealed to Rome and had the excommunication lifted.

5/26/1306, Grant in fee simple to William le Latimer of two parts of the manor of Lambynby … co. Cumberland, … forfeited … by the rebellion of Christopher de Seton … (S) CPRs.

4/1307, Lucy was summoned to answer charges of adultery with Nicholas Meinill [both eventually found guilty.]

7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.

5/8/1309, Commission … on complaint by William le Latimer that Hamo Gruscy … broke his house in [the city of York]. (S) CPRs.

1309, Lucy, guilty of adultery, was ordered to Watton priory, but could not be found.

7/16/1309, William le Latimer, going beyond seas on the king’s service, has letters … (S) CPRs.[Thomas de Styveton going on the service of William.]

8/26/1309, … castle of Rokyngham … forest between the bridges of Oxford and Stamford, … William le Latimer, late constable of the castle and steward of the forest … (S) CPRs.

1/1310, Lucy and Nicholas agreed to separate and Lucy was fined 40£ [Nicholas fined 50£].

2/10/1311, Whereas William le Latimer and Lucy his wife, daughter and heir of Robert de Twenge, quit-claimed to the king the manor of Daneby in Balkhoumor, co. York, late of Peter de Brus, … which were of the inheritiance of the said Lucy ; … the king, of special grace, has given the said William all the foregoing, the be held by him for life … remainder to William son of the said William and Lucy … (S) CChRs. [Part of Lucy’s loss of lands due to her behavior.]

8/3/1311, Grant to William le Latymer [for 700 marks] of the custody of the lands of Nicholas Pointz, … during the minority of the heirs, with knights’ fees, advowsons of churches, reversions of dowers and of lands held for life of his inheritiance, … with the marriage of the heir. (S) CPRs.

1/23/1312, Appointment … of William le Latimer to the custody of the castle of Scardeburgh, … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 7/1312, Lucy and William’s divorce was finalized. Lucy had to grant William the manor of Sinnington for life. Lucy was now free to remarry; and married Robert de Everingham, a household knight.

8/25/1312, Exemption for life, for William le Latimer in respect to this houses in the town of Westminster from livery of stewards, chamberlains, marshals and other ministers of the king. (S) CPRs.

1312, Lucy again abducted from her manor by Nicholas Meinill; but was soon returned.

1/17/1313, William and others to abstain from attending a tournament at Newmarket. (S) CPRs.

5/23/1313, Licence for Robert de Everingham and Lucy his wife to enfeoff … their manor of Jarum, co. York, … remainder failing such issue to Nicholas de Menhille, son of the said Lucy, … (S) CPRs.

5/29/1313, William le Lateymer going beyond the seas on the king’s service. (S) CPRs. [King Edward and Queen Isabella left from Dover for a trip to France.]

6/18/1313, William le Lateymer staying beyond the seas on the king’s service. (S) CPRs. [They would arrive back at Doven 7/15/1313.]

10/7/1313, William le Latymer, to whom the king granted the custody of the land and heir of Hugh de Poynz and the marriage of the heir, came into chancery at Westminster, …, and offered marriage to Nicholas son and heir of the said Hugh, to wit Joan daughter of John le Latymer, in the presence of Henry de Bello Monte, Nicholas de Segrave, … knights … (S) CCRs.

2/3/1315, Order to assign to Sibyl, wife of William le Latymer, dower of the lands of her late husband William de Huntingfeld, … manor of Eye, … having married William le Latymer without the king’s licence. (S) CCRs.

2/3/1315, Commission … on complaint by William le Latymer that, whereas certain Scots, lately come under his conduct from Scotland to England to seek a sum of money in which he was bound to his creditors in Scotland, … [were robbed on their return] (S) CPRs.

1316, Lucy’s husband, Robert de Everingham, killed fighting the Scots.

11/19/1316, Commission … on complaint by William le Latymer … carried away his goods at Fraunkton, co. Lincoln. (S) CPRs.

By 1318, Lucy married Bartholomew de Fanacourt, a Frenchman.

10/22/1318, Pardon to ... Nicholas de Segrave, Robert de Holand, Stephen de Segrave, William le Latimer, Fulk Lestrange, William Tuchet, … knights, of all felonies and trespasses committed before 7 August last, adherents of Thomas, earl of Lancaster. (S) CPRs.

1/28/1319, Protection with clause volumus for one year for William le Latymer. (S) CPRs.

9/7/1319, King Edward besieged Berwick-upon-Tweed.

12/21/1319, King Edward signed a peace agreement with Robert Bruce.

2/6/1321, Licence … meadow in Sithestan and Belton, held of William le Latymer by service … (S) CPRs.

7/28/1322, Grant … Witnesses, Aymer de Valencia, earl of Pembroke, … Sirs William de Ros, William le Latemer and Henry de Beaumund, barons. (S) CPRs.

6/1/1323, Appointment of William le Latimer and William de Herele to receive in the king’s name the oath to be made on behalf of Robert de Brus, and the oaths of other magnates in the land of Scotland … to observe the truce for 13 years and to receive the hostages for Thomas Randolf, earl of Moray. (S) CPRs. [William also appointed as guard and leader of the envoys of Robert de Brus.]

2/6/1327, Pardon of the trespass of Nicholas de Menyll, deceased … remainder to Nicholas son of Lucy de Tweng, in tail … (S) CPRs.

2/18/1327, Licence for William le Latymer to grant his manor of Corby, held in chief, the William, his son, in tail, … in default to Thomas, another son, … and Thomas le Latymer, of Werdon and Warin, his son, in tail make, … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 3/8/1327, William died. (S) CPRs.

3/8/1339, Lucy and Bartholomew received lands from Robert de Fanacourt, who had received them from Adam de Everingham, older brother of Robert. (S) CPRs.

2/10/1346, Lucy and Bartholomew granted lands to John Darcy junior and his wife Elizabeth, to hold for Lucy’s lifetime, in return for 50 marks rent. [Elizabeth was Lucy’s granddaughter by her son Nicholas Meinill.] (S) CPRs.

1346, Lucy died; buried at Guisborough with Robert de Everingham.

(S) Baronia Anglica Concentrata, P276. (S) 13th Century England, V9, Prestwich, 2003, P153.

Family notes:
·         10/6/1359, Inspeximus … letters … ordaining of Thomad de Thweng, rector and patron of the church of Lythom, … for the good estate of the said Thomas … Robert de Thweng, Maud, his wife, Marmaduke Thweng, Lucy, his wife, Marmaduke de Thweng, Isabel, his wife, Marmaduke, William, Robert, John and Nicholas, brother of the said Thomas, … (S) CPRs.

Child of William and Lucy:

i. Christian le Latimer (5910147), born 1294 in England.

Friday, July 29, 2011

G24: 11820292 Bois

11820292. Robert de Bois & 11820293. Isolda ?

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~1230, Robert born in England, s/o §Robert de Bosco.

1249, Robert heir to his older brother Gilbert. (S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, Blomefield, 1805, P75.

3/12/1255, At the instance of Guy de Lusignan. Robert de Bosco has made fine with the king by one mark of gold for having charters of warren and the liberty not to be put on assizes etc. and for acquitting them [from the fees] of the chancellor, and he will pay that mark at Norwich at the next coming of the king there. (S) FRsHIII.

1256, Sir Robert de Bosco, of Fersfield, in Norfolk, Knt., held lands in the parishes of Bacton and Newton, by purchase from William de Bovile, and Joan his wife, sole daughter and heiress of Gilbert de Bosco, elder brother of the said Sir Robert. (S) A Supplement to The Suffolk Traveller, 1844, P446.

9/1266, at Winford, Robert de Bosco witnessed a charter of Henry de Novo Burgo. (S) CChRs.

1267, Robert de Bosco witnessed a charter of Henry de Novo Burgo. [Robert witness multiple deeds of Henry that are undated.] (S) Calendar of Charter Rolls.

1268, Grant by Philip Basset to Lady Lora de Ros … Witnesses :- … Sir Robert de Bosco, … (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, V1, P405.

9/20/1272, Grant to Robert de Bosco, and Isolda his wife and their heirs, of a weekly market on Wednesday at his manor of Gerboldsham, co. Norfolk, … (S) Calendar of Charter Rolls.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

1274-75, Robert de Bosco was holding a market by charter of K Hen III. (S) Gazetter of Markets and Fairs.

1/10/1279, Commission to Robert de Bosco, … to deliver the gaol of Norwich of Gibert de Debenham, … (S) CPRs. [Later in the same set, Robert del Boys to deliver the gaol of Norwich …]

1280, Robert, son of Peter de Bokenham, sold the advowson of Montfort’s manor to Sir Robert de Bosco and Isolda his wife, from which time both advowsons went with this manor. (S) Norfolk Churches, 1901, P23.

10/28/1280, Commission of oyer and terminer to Thomas de Weyland and Robert de Bosco touching … co. Suffolk. (S) CPRs.

7/12/1281, Commission of oyer and terminer to Oliver de Ingham and Robert de Bosco … co. Norfolk …. (S) CPRs.

7/6/1283, Commission to J. de Lovetot and Robert de Bosco, … county of Suffolk … (S) CPRs.

1285, Robert purchased the remainder of the manor of Fersfield for 300 marks.

1285, Robert received the privileges of a pillory, assize of bread and beer, view of frank-pledge, wef and stray for his manor of Fersfield. (S) Proceeding of the Suffolk Institute, V4, 1774, P339.

1286, Robert de Bosco and Isolda his wife v. J'no fil' Robert de Cantulupo.

11/8/1286, Commission to R. de Boylaund, Roger de Toftes, Robert de Bosco, … to deliver the gaol of Norwich … (S) CPRs. [… to deliver the gaol of Derham …]

1/8/1289, “…  Witnesses: Sir Bartholomew Bateman, kt, Robert de Boys, …” (S) UKNA.

1289, Robert de Bosco, knight, witnessed a grant by William, prior of the convent of Holy Trinity, Ipswich. (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds.

1294, Sir Robert de Bosco, knight, witnessed a release of Matilda, late the wife of Wilfrie de Brademere, of Brokes without Ipswich …. (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds.

1298, Robert du Bosco died seized of Manors at Fersfield, Garboldisham, Denston, Burston, &c.

1302, Isolda de Bosco tenet nomine dotis terciam partem … de herede Roberti de Bosco, et idem de Roberto de Tateshale in Denton. (S) Inquisitions and Assessments Relating to Feudal Aids, 1904, P395.

(S) The Gentleman's Magazine, 1864, P749.

Family notes:
·         There is a line of persons identified as Sir Robert de Bosco (or Bois) in records to before 1107.
·         There is another Robert de Bosco with wife Thomasia in Somerset/Devon at this time.

Children of Robert and Isolda:

i. Robert de Bois (5910146), born 1268 in England. [Heir]

G24: 11820290

11820290. Sir Richard of Cornwall & 11820291. Joan ?

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~1255, Richard born in England, illegitimate s/o 23640580. Richard of Cornwall & 23640581. Joan Valletort.

Richard made lord of Court in Brannel, co. Cornwall by his father.

4/2/1272, Richard’s father died.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

5/14/1277, Inspeximus … John de Sancto Johanne, knight granted … manor of Sottewelle, co. Berkshire … Witnesses :- Sir Edmund, earl of Cornwall, … Sir Richard de Cornubia, … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 1281, Richard married Joan.

9/15/1284, Charter of Edmund, earl of Cornwall, … Witnesses :- Sirs … Richard de Cornubia, …, knights … (S) CPRs.

1297, Richard, knt. of Asthall, Osfordshire, Thonock, Lincolnshire, and Cornwall, Buckinghamshire; slain at the siege of Berwick.

10/23/1303, Joan, wife of Richard de Cornubia, mentioned in a jury of the lands of Margaret, wife of Edmund, Earl of Cornwall. (S) CPRs.

2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.

6/16/1316, Licence for Geoffrey de Cornubia and Margaret his wife to enfeoff Joan, late the wife of Richard de Cornubia, of their manors of .. (S) CPRs.

10/6/1316, Joan living.

(S) Plantagenet Ancestry, P232. (S) Wadham College, Oxford, Jackson, 1893.

Family notes:                                                      

·         1278-95, Richard witnessed charters of his brother, Edmund, Earl of Cornwall.

Child of Richard and Joan:

i. Joan of Cornwall (5910145), born ~1290 in England.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

G24: 11820288

11820288. Sir William Howard & 11820289. Alice Fitton


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William born in Lenn, Norfolk, England, s/o William Hereward.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.

William married Alice Fitton.

William married 2nd Alice Ufford; d/o Sir Robert de Ufford, Justice of Ireland.

2/6/1292, Licence for the alienation in mortmain … William Hayward to the prior and convent of Bernwell … land in Wygenhale.

6/7/1293, William Haward and John de Batesford appointed to take assizes in York, Northumberland, Westmoreland, Cumberland, Lancaster, Nottingham, and Derby. (S) CCRs, V17.

2/7/1294, Association of William Haward, in the room of Adam de Shropham, with … in a commission de walliis et fossatis, at Middleton, Rungeton, and Sechithe, co. Norfolk. (S) CPRs.

1297, William Haward (Howard), King's justice in Suffolk. (S) UKNA.

1/4/1297, Commission of oyer and terminer to William Haward and Nicholas de Turberville, … (S) CPRs.

4/21/1298, Appointment of William Haward to the custody of the lands on the Thames near Rethercherche, which are affected by incursions of fresh and salt water by reason of the rupture of the river band or wall there. (S) CPRs.

1298, William Howard purchased Grancourt manor in East Winch, near Lynn, Norfolk, where he had a moated house, of Thomas de Grancourt.

9/25/1299, Grant to Edmund, earl of Cornwall, … before … and William Haward, justices lately appointed to hear and determine trespasses comitted against the earl … (S) CPRs.

4/1300, 2 messuages, 4 carucates and 60 acres of land, 50 of meadow, with 6 marks per ann. rent, in East Winch and Middleton, were settled by fine of Robert de Shuldham on William and Alice his wife.

1/1301, William attended parliament at Lincoln, providing counsel to the king. (S) CCRs, V18.

2/20/1301, Licence for the alienation in mortmain by William Haward to the abbot and convent of Derham … marsh in Wygenhale. (S) CPRs.

11/26/1302, Commission … at the request of H. king of Norway, to William Haward and John le Bretun, … agreement … town of Holcham, co. Norfolk, … (S) CPRs.

1304, The poor people of Hertfordshire complain that William Howard and his companions have been appointed as justices in several counties to hear pleas of the crown and assizes, and that they are so busy with the pleas of the crown that they do not have time to take the assizes.

7/7/1305, Grant to William Howard and Alice his wife … custody, during the minority of the heirs, of the manor of Knapton, … late of Gyles de Playz, tenant in chief, … (S) CPRs.

1306, William and Alice listed as receiving presents in the accounts of the chamberlains of Lynn.

6/1/1307, Commission de walliis et fossatis to William de Carleton, William Houward, … and John le Bretun, in the county of Norfolk. (S) CPRs.

7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.

5/24/1308, Safe-conduct, … merchants of Almain, coming to England … By K., at the instance of William Haward. (S) CPRs.

By 8/24/1308, William of Wiggenhall died. (S) UKNA.

7/16/1310, Commission of oyer … on complaint by Alice, late the wife of William Howard, … (S) CPRs.

(S) An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, V9, 1808.

Family notes:
·         William appears in about 200 records of the Calendar of Patent Rolls.
·         1297-1308, William, Chief Justice of  the Common Pleas [as described under his portrait in the widow of the church of Long Melford, Suffolk.]
·         4/20/1235, Safe-conduct, until Christmas, for William Hereward, merchant of Lenne, going to Norway with his ship and things and merchandise therein. (S) CPRs.

Child of William and Alice:

i. John Howard (5910144), born ~1285 in England.

G24: 11820200

11820200. Sir Edmund de Kemeske & 11820201. Joane ?

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1269, Edmund born in England, s/o 23640400. Edmund de Kemesky & 23640401. Petronila de Polstead.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

1287, Edmund age 19 at the death of his father. (S) Calendar of IsPM, P413.

6/4/1288, Grant, for a fine of 100£, to O. bishop of Lincoln of the custody, during minority of Edmund the son and heir, of the lands late of Edmund de Kemesk, tenant in chief, in Tillebiry and Saumford, co. Essex, … saving to the knights’ fees, advowsons and dowers, … (S) CPRs.

5/11/1294, Edm. De K., sen., made a payment to Lucca merchants.

9/28/1299, Order to cause Edmund, son and heir of Edmund de Kemesek, to be acquitted of the scutage that they exact from him for two knights’ fees in the king’s army in Wales in the 10th year of his reign, as Edmund, his father, made fine witht eh king in that army for the service of two knights’ fee … rolls of his Marshalsea for that army. (S) CCRs.

By 1/17/1300, “Edmund de Kemesek: Essex” died holding the lordship of Great Samford, Essex, out of which 30 shillings was payable to his mother Petronilla for part of her dower, and naming his daughters Petronilla, 8, and Isabel, 7, as his heirs.

7/15/1300, Grant to Walter de Aylesbury, … of the custody of the lands late of Edmund de Kemesek, tenant in chief, during the minority of Petronilla and Isabella his daughters and heirs, with their marriages, saving knights’ fees and advowsons of chruches. (S) CPRs.

2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.

2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.

1332, Joane died; grandson William heir; she held a messuage, lands, rent and a ferry at Tilbury in free marriage with ... Edmund [de Kemesyk] sometime her husband, and one third of the manor of Great Samford as dower; her heir was William, son of Isabel daughter of the said Edmund and Joan, whom Philip de Welle married, aged 20 years and more.

(S) Knights of Edward I, Moor, P277.

Children of Edmund and Joane:

i. Petronila de Kemesek, born 1291 in England.
Petronila married Thomas de Gardinis, her guardian, but died before proving her age.

ii. Isabel de Kemesky (5910101), born 1293 in England.

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