Monday, July 18, 2011

G24: 11819498

11819498. Earl William de Beauchamp & 11819499. Maud Fitz John

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~1235, William born in England, heir & s/o 30424240. William de Beauchamp & 30424241. Isabel Mauduit.

~1245, Maud born in England, coheir & eldest d/o 9954822. John Fitz Geoffrey & 9954823. Isabel le Bigod.

1254, Protection for the following going with the king to Gascony …  William son of William de Bello Campo. (S) CPRs.

Maud 1st married Sir Gerard de Furnival. [No children]

Gerard died.

9/24/1265, Pardon, at the instance of William de Bello Campo the younger … (S) CPRs.

1/1268, William [the father] of Elmley and Salwarpe, Worcestershire wrote his will: … To William, my eldest son, the crown and cup of Seint Huwe, and to my daughter the countess, his wife, a ring with a ruby. … executors, Roger de Mortuo Mari, William, his eldest son, earl of Warwick, Bartholomew Suleg’, … (S) Register of Godfrey Giffard, V1, 1902, P8.

1/20/1268, Writ: William Maudut … earl of Warwick, … William de Bello Campo the younger, son of his sister Isabel deceased who was married to William de Bello Campo the elder, age variously stated as 26 and more, and 30 and more, is his heir. (S) FMG. [William heir to his uncle, William Mauduit, 8th Earl of Warwick; also inheriting the office of Chamberlain of the Exchequer.]

By 5/2/1268, William’s father died.

1268, Ralph de Wylington held the manor of Cherrington, Hundred of Kington, by service of a knight’s fee of the Earl of Warwick. (S) A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848.

11/6/1268, Grant by K. Henry III to William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, of a market to the held at the manor of Warwick. (S) Gazetter of Markets and Fairs.

Bef. 1270, William married Maud.

7/15/1270, Comfirmation of a lease for five year made by William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, to Roger de Mortuo Mari, the abbot of Evesham, … (S) CPRs.

10/16/1270, Commission of oyer and terminer to R. bishop … G. bishop … William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, Roger de Somery, … trespasses … against Llewelin son of Griffin, prince of Wales, … (S) CPRs.

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

4/14/1274, Power to William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, Roger de Clifford, … touching mutual trespasses and raids in the march of Wales … (S) CPRs.

5/1276, “William de Beuchamp (Beauchamp), Earl of Warwick … holds Cottesmore in Rutland in chief of the king, Thomas de Clare has given him to understand that he holds it, and has exchanged it with Robert de Mucegros, who has done homage to the king for it. He requests justice.” (S) UKNA.

11/20/1276, Mandate to Guncelin de Badelesmere, justice of Chester, to deliver to William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick and captain of the king’s munition in the county of Chester, the king’s houses … to inhabit with his goods and household … (S) CPRs.

1277, William fought in Wales. King Edward was in Chester where he cleared a road through a dense forest, and started construction on the castles of Flint and Rhuddlan. King Edward made forays into the Welsh lands of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd, prince of Wales, capturing Snowdonia and the isle of Anglesey. [Many knights are listed in the patent rolls as serving under William at this time.]

1279-80, William de Beauchamp, earl of Warwick, brought a suit to the king’s court for Gower. (S) King John, … Holden.

5/28/1281, Grant to William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, of the marriage of Hugh le Despenser, tenant in chief. (S) CPRs.

1282-3, William fought in Wales. King Edward defeated Llewelyn ap Gruffydd at the battle of Radnor in eastern Wales.

6/28/1283, William 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.

1/2/1285, Pardon to William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, of the 250£ in which he is bound. (S) CPRs.

6/12/1285, Inspeximus by Edward I … Witn. … Gilbert de Clare, Earl of Gloucester and Hereford, Roger le Bygod, Earl of Norfolk and Marshall of England, John de Warenna, Earl of Surrey, William de Bello Campo, Earl of Warwick, Robert Tybetot, William de Leyburne, …

4/30/1286, William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, and Gilbert de Clare, earl of Gloucester and Hertford, were in conflict over the office of the sheriff within the liberty of Malvern. (S) CPRs.

6/20/1292, William had license to crenellate Hamslape [Hanslope], and add a wall of stone and lime around a garden. (S) CPRs.

3/5/1295, William defeated a large Welsh force at Maes Moydog near Montgomery.

4/27/1296, William defeated the Scots at Dunbar, where Alexander Comyn was captured.

8/22/1296 at Berwick upon Tweed, Scotland, The noble men the Lords John earl of Warenne, Roger earl of Norfolk, William earl of Warwick, Patrick earl of Dunbar and March, and Gilbert earl of Angus, Lords John de Hastings, John Wake, Hugh le Despenser, …, barons, witnesses, having been specially called in person … came to the full parliament of the lord king of England … [to revocate any previous agreements between Scotland and King Philip IV of France.]

1297, Maud coheir to her brother Richard, lord St. John.

9/11/1297, William fought at the English loss at Stirling. English forces under the command of John, Earl of Surrey, were defeated at the battle of Stirling Bridge by Sir William Wallace.

6/1298, William, 9th Earl of Warwick, died at Elmley.

8/9/1298, Letters for Matilda, late the wife of William de Bello Campo, earl of Warwick, by reason of her infirmity, nominating … chaplain … attorney. (S) CPRs.

1299, Maud presented her nephew to the church of Wickwar.

4/1301, Maud died; buried with William at Friars Minor, Worcester.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P53.

Children of William and Maud:

i. Isabel de Beauchamp (5909749), born ~1265 in England.

ii. Sarah de Beauchamp (121689201), born ~1267 in England.

iii. Guy de Beauchamp (1249356), born ~1273 in England.