10000972. Baron William de Cantilupe & 10000973. Millicent de Gournay
~1190, William born in England/France, s/o 20001944. Baron William de Cantilupe.
~1195, Millicent born in France/England, d/o 20001946. Hugh de Gornai & 20001947. Juliane of Dammartin.
5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.
1203, Millicent with her family fled to Cambrai during the conflict in Normandy between the kings of England and France.
12/28/1205, by deed of King John, Millicent and her family were allowed to return to England.
By 1203, Millicent 1st married to Amaury of Evreux, Count of Evreux in Normany, and Earl of Gloucester in England. [Uncle of the infamous Simon de Montfort, earl of Leicester.]
Bef. 11/1213, Amaury died.
Bef. 10/25/1214, William de Cauntelo the younger married Millicent.
6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.
8/23/1215, Hugh de Gournay’s [the father] lands of Wendover given to custody of William de Cantelowe.
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.
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
1217, William and Milicent his wife, formerly wife of Aumarie, Count of Evreux, had dower in Petersfield in Mapledurham. Gilbert de Clare, Earl of Gloucester, granted her the manors of Marlow, Buckinghamshire and Burford, Oxfordshire, together with the life grant of the vill of Hambleden, Buckinghamshire.
5/23/1217, All lands of Hugh de Gournay given to custody of William de Cantelowe.
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.
12/20/1218, Hugh de Gournay’s lands in Norfolk, Lincolnshire, and Buckinghamshire delivered to William de Catelupe.
1219, Hugh de Gournay [Millicent’s brother] under age, and in the custody of William de Cantelupe. (S) An Essay Towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, Blomefield, 1810, P202.
9/2/1221, Pledges of William fitz Warin and Agnes, his wife, for 100 m.: John of Monmouth . William de Cantilupe . Roger of Clifford. (S) FRsHIII.
9/3/1228, Command is given to William de Cantilupe, … to come to the king at Montgomery with horses and arms, … (S) Lords of the Central Marches, Holden, 2008, P96. [King Henry sent a summons to more than 100 others that went into battle against the Welsh, the 1st documented general call to military service of the king.]
12/17/1233, Pledges for the Bishop of Exeter having the custody of the land and heir of W. d’Avranches: Earl Roger Bigod for 100 m. … William de Cantilupe junior for 40 m. … Upon the barony of the same bishop, 300 m., by the king. (S) FRsHIII.
11/4/1234, Notification … has delivered to J. earl of Lincoln … and William de Cantilupo the younger a coffer with certain things therein for making execution of the will of R. sometime earl of Chester and Lincoln, … coffer was committed to the prior’s [Northampton] custody … (S) CPRs.
3/31/1236, Protection for Peter de Monte Forti, gone to Santiago with William de Cantilupo, the younger, his lord, so long as he be on pilgrimage. (S) CPRs.
1238, William granted custody and marriage of Eva de Braose with the honor of Abergavenny.
7/23/1238, Grant to William de Cantilupo the younger, … for a fine of 500 marks, of the custody of the lands, &c. of Juliana, the daughter and heir of Hugh de Gurnay, with the marriage of the said Juliana, together with the custody and marriage of the child when born, whereof Maud late the wife of the said Hugh says she is pregnant … (S) CPRs. [William’s wife Millicent was sister of Hugh.]
1238, William made a Steward of the King’s household.
9/6/1238, William de Cantilupo the younger requested aid of his tenants for the fine he made for the custody and marriage of the heir of the honor of Tamewurth. (S) CPRs.
1239, William heir to his father.
8/27/1239, Matilda, Juliana’s mother, challenged the custody of William de Cantilupe.
1240, William witnessed a deed of the Abbot of Missenden.
2/12/1241, … William de Cantilupo … touching the keeping of the castle of Nottingham. (S) CPRs.
5/4/1242, Mandate to … and William de Cantilupo to assign out of the lands in the king’s hands with the heirs of Walter de Lacy, to Margery late his wife, reasonable dower, … (S) CPRs.
1242, A royal safe-conduct was granted to two sons [Thomas & Hugh] of William de Cantilupe, " our beloved and loyal servant," to study at Paris. (S) The Register of Thomas de Cantilupe, Bishop of Hereford [2nd son].
1/4/1243, Notification by … R. earl of Cornwall and Poitou, brother of the king of England, William de Cantilupo and Bertram de Cryoil, constable of Dover, that … when the king returns from beyond seas to England … (S) CPRs.
1/30/1243, Royal grant to confirm to the Abbot and Convent of Salley the manor of Gisburn in Craven, … by gift of William de Percy son of Henry de Percy Witnesses: William, Archbishop of York; …; William de Cantilupe, …, Robert of Muscegros, … (S) UKNA.
1244, William had 28 knights to garrison the castle of Totnes.
8/12/1244, R. count of Poitou and Cornwall; S. de Monteforti, earl of Leicester; William de Cantilupo, John son of Geoffrey, and John Maunsel have mainperned for the king to the count of Flanders. (S) CPRs.
5/10/1245, William granted a fair at Stafford, Staffordshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
6/6/1245, Licence for William de Cantilupo to make his will of his goods and moveables, … (S) CPRs.
6/8/1245, Protection … for R. le Bygod, earl of Norfolk, who has gone to the court of Rome on the king’s affairs, and for … William de Munchanesy, … Philip Basset, … and William de Cantilupo, … Signification to the pope that the king has appointed William de Cantilupo, John son of Geoffrey, Ralph son of Nicholas, his proctors … (S) CPRs. [Sent to the Council of Lyons to complain of “Papal exactions” in England.]
7/25/1248, Grant to William de Cantilupo the elder and his heirs that the park in the manor of Stoke in the forest of Blakemore which he enclosed with a dyke and hedge shall remain for ever so enclosed … (S) CPRs.
1251, William, Steward of the King’s household, died.
(S) Lords of the Central Marches, Holden. (S) A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary, Burke, 1862, P616.
· 2/22/1252, Exemption, for life, of Maud de Cantilupo, gone to Scotland on the king’s service with the queen of Scotland, the king’s daughter, from suits … for all her lands which she holds in dower of the gift of William de Cantilupo sometime her husband, in England. (S) CPRs.
Children of William and Millicent:
i. William de Cantelowe (5000486), born ~1215 in England.
ii. St. Thomas Cantilupe, born 1218 in Hambleden, Buckinghamshire,
8/23/1282, Thomas, Bishop of Hereford, died at Ferento, Montefiascone, Italy.
iii. Juliana de Cantelupe, born ~1225 in England.
Aft. 1246, Juliana married Robert Tregoz (his 2nd).
10/19/1268, John de Tregoz, son and heir of Sir Robert de Tregoz, to the lady Juliana, late the wife of Sir Robert, of manors to hold in her dower. Witness: John le Strange.
iv. Agnes de Cantelowe, born ? in England.
Agnes marred Robert de Saint John [stepson of Richard de Lucy.]