~1190, William de Albiniaco born in Belvoir, Leicestershire, England, heir & s/o 19989988. William D’Aubeney & 19989989. Margaret de Umfreville.
~1205, Isabel born in England. [See 3/4/1242 & Family notes for her sister Joan.]
5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.
1210, William fought in Ireland.
[––William & Aubrey––]
Bef. 1212, William Daubeney 1st married Aubrey Biset. [No children.]
6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.
11/30/1215, William’s father captured at Rochester castle; King John imprisoned him in Corf castle.
12/16/1215, William and his father excommunicated by the Pope as rebel barons.
5/12/1216, Prince Louis [future VIII] of France, after a successful landing, crowned King of England in London. In June, Louis captured Winchester and controlled half of England.
8/6/1216, On a guarantee of 6000 marks, Agatha, William’s step-mother, given seisen of all of William’s father’s lands.
10/18/1216, King John died.
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
5/20/1217, William fought for King Henry III at the battle of Lincoln, defeating Prince Louis’ forces.
9/12/1217, Prince Louis forfeited his claim to the English crown by the treaty at Kingston-on-Thames, called the Treaty of Lambeth. A principal provision of the treaty was amnesty for English rebels.
1221, King Henry III, Hugh de Mortimer, and William de Warenne, earl of Surrey, at the siege of Bytham castle, Lincolnshire; which was defended by William de Forz, earl of Albemarle and William d’Aubigny.
8/17/1224, The king has granted William d’Aubigny that, of the debts that were exacted from him at the Exchequer, for which he made fine with the king to render 40m. per annum, he is to render 15 m. (S) FRsHIII.
2/11/1225, William de Albini attested to the Carta de Forestis and reissue of the Magna Carta of King Henry III. (S) Minority of Henry III, Carpenter, 1990, P388.
9/28/1226, Aubrey living.
8/15/1233, The sheriff of Lincolnshire, concerning the land of Thomas Grelley in Swineshead, committed to William d’Aubigny [the king siezing lands of supporters of rebel Richard Marshal.] (S) FRsHIII. [Thomas beat William’s bailiffs when they tried to take the lands.]
[––William & Isabel––]
By 1233, William d’Aubigny married Isabel.
4/12/1235, William d’Aubigny gives the king 2 palfreys for having his confirmation of the manor of Orston with appurtenances in Nottinghamshire and 100 solidates of land in socage in Wilbarston in Northamptonshire , which he has of the gift of King John. (S) FRsHIII.
1236, William succeeded his father, who was over 70 years old.
5/15/1236, William of Belvoir has made fine with the king by £100 for his relief of the lands formerly of William d’Aubigny, his father … saving to Agatha [step-mother], who was wife of the same William, her rightful dower. (S) FRsHIII.
6/29/1236, The king has granted to his beloved and faithful William d’Aubigny, son and heir of William d’Aubigny , that, of the debt he owes the king at the Exchequer for William, his father, for the fine that he made with King John, father of the king, for his capture at Rochester, he may render 20m. each year. (S) FRsHIII.
8/20/1236, William d’Aubigny has performed homage to Walter son of Robert in the king’s presence for half a knight’s fee that he holds of him in Cratfield. (S) CPRs.
3/4/1242, The king has rendered to Isabella d’Aubigny a moiety of the inheritance formerly of Joan d’Aubigny, her sister, which the sheriff of Bedfordshire took into the king’s hand by his order, and the king has taken her homage for it. (S) CPRs. [Joan de Albiniaco held the manor of Amethull, Bedford, with a market and fair. (S) Ancient Deeds, V6, 1915, Bedford, C.5880. See Family notes, 1219.]
10/3/1241, John de Heriz gives 1 m. for having a precipe against William d’Aubigny [to remove a plea] from the county court of Leicestershire. (S) FRsHIII.
1242, William de Albiniaco summoned for service in Gascony, gave 20 marks to be excused.
9/4/1242, William de Albini died; buried at Beauvoir Priory, Liecestershire. William owed £3285 14s. 4.5d to the King. His daughter Isabel was placed as a ward of the King at Windsor.
9/15/1242, Writ of Extent for William de Albiniaco. Nottingham: Orskinton town, 32 bovates land, 15½a. meadow and a windmill; and 68 bovates … Thuruerton, 20 bovates held at a farm of £10 2d, and ½ acre held at a rent of 4d. and 4 hens yearly, and pleas &c. worth 40s. Scherinton, Screveton, Coliston, Dalinton, Stanton and Orskinton, £10 of land held by ½ knight's fee. Scherinton, 100s. of land … by ¼ knight's fee; and 20s. rent … Orskinton, 20s. rent … Leicester: Redmilde manor … Lincoln: Offinton, 16 bovates arable and 24a. meadow, 14 bovates arable in socage, 14 bovates arable in villenage … Talinton, 10 bovates … Deping, 3 bovates arable. Belver, 8 bovates … Wulstorp', from freemen 2s. and 1lb. pepper or 6d. yearly, in villenage 12½ bovates land, and a messuage. (S) CIsPM.
10/3/1242, Order to the sheriff of Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire to place in respite, …, the scutage that he exacts from Isabella d'Aubigny for the knights’ fees she holds of the king in chief. (S) FRsHIII.
2/8/1246, The king has given respite to Isabella d’Aubigny, until one month from Easter in the thirtieth year, from the 15 m. which she owes him for the scutage of Deganwy. (S) Fine Rolls, H.III, 213.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P29. [2nd Ed. P72.]
· 1219, The market and fair at Ampthill, Bedford, granted to Nicholas Poyntz and Joan his wife. It was confirmed to Joan Albini in 1242. (S) Hist. of Bedford, V3, 1912, Ampthill.
· Joan is the widow of (1) Walter de Trailly (d.1209), and (2) Robert d’Aubigny (d.1216), lord of the barony of Cainhoe, Beds, and (3) Nicholas Poyntz (d.bef.11/2/1223).
Child of William and Isabel:
i. Isabel D’Aubeney (4997497), born 1234 in England.