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Saturday, July 23, 2011

G24: 11820036

11820036. Lord Richard Basset & 11820037. Joan de Huntingfield

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

11/1/1273, Richard born in Great Weldon, England, heir & s/o 23640072. Ralph Basset & 23640073. Eleanor de la Wade.

~1283, Joan born in England, d/o 23640074. Sir Roger de Huntingfield & 23640075. Joyce D’Engaine.

Bef. 9/4/1287, Richard’s father died [holding Maddele, Stafford; and Weledon, Weston, Sutton, and Pitesle in Northampton.]

2/5/1292, Grant to Hugh de Curtenay of the marriage of Richard son and heir of Ralph Basset of Weledon, tenant in chief, or, in the case of his death, of Henry his brother. (S) CPRs.

7/3/1292, Grant to William de Engleys … of the custody during the minority of the heir, who was 18 years old at All Saints, 19 Edward I. of land and rent late of Ralph Basset of Weledon, tenant in chief, … after the assignment of dower to Eleanor late the wife of the said Ralph … (S) CPRs.

1293,The  jury present that Ralph Basset of Weledon held the manor of Maddelein capite of the King, and it was worth £40 a year; and Richard son and heir of the said Ralph is under age and in ward to Alianora Basset. (S) Plea Rolls for Staffordshire, V6, 1885.

1295, Richard of age.

1299, Richard, 1st lord Basset of Weldon.

1/30/1305, IPM of Robert son and heir of Robert de Tateshale. Hundmanby … Holewell … Kettelby. All held of Richard Basset of Weldon by service of ½ knight’s fee. (S) UKNA, Kew.

1305-6, Richard Basset of Weldon to impark the wood of Halgh in Weldon. N'hamp. (S) UKNA.

3/5/1306, Robert the Bruce had himself crowned king of Scotland.

5/10/1306, Protections. Richard Basset of Weledon with Aymer de Valencia; Hugh Wak with Richard Basset. (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland.

6/25/1307, Aymer [de Valencia], Earl of Pembroke, defeated by Robert Bruce at the battle of Loudon Hill in Scotland.

7/15/1307, Debtor: Richard Basset of Weldon, of Northants, knight [held part of Weldon, and also Sutton and Weston in Corby Hundred, Northants]. (S) UKNA.

4/13/1309, Indemnity for John de Wyleby, sheriff of Northampton, and Richard Basset of Welledon, upon payment … of 100s. of the monies due from the latter to Walter de Langeton, bishop of Coventry and Lichfield. The like for … 100s. for the same Richard Basset. The like for … of similar payments of 7£ 4s 5.5d viz. 104s. 5.5d for Richard Basset. (S) CPRs.

1309, Richard Basset of Weldon fought at the Dunstable tournament. (S) The Tournament in England, Barker, 2003, P125.

8/26/1309, Commission to Richard Basset of Welledon and Hugh Daundelyn to report on the state of the castle of Rokyngham and of the stewardry of the forest between the bridges of Oxford and Stamford, when demised by William le Latimer, late constable … report to the treasurer … (S) CPRs.

1311, Richard held Weldon.

6/24/1314, Richard taken prisoner at the battle of Bannockburn.

Bef. 8/18/1314, Richard, 1st Lord Basset of Weldon in Corby Hundred, died. [Likely in prison.]

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P45.

Children of Richard and Joan: [3 sons.]

i. Ralph Basset (5910018), born 8/27/1300 in England.