1292, Ralph born in England, s/o 23640104. Ralph de Crumbewell & 23640105. Joan de la Mare.
3/2/1299, Writ for IPM of Ralph de Crumwell. Nottingham: Lameleye. A capital messuage, with the advowson of the church … Crumwell. A capital messuage with the advowson of the church, … Loudham. Two bovates of land … Burton. A culture of land … Ralph his son, aged 7, is his next heir. (S) CIsPM.
~1300, Avicia born in England, d/o 23640106. Sir Roger Belers & 23640107. Alice ?. (S) Notes on the Churches of Derbyshire, Cox, 1879, P219.
By 6/6/1301, Ralph heir to his father. [Ralph’s mother remarried to Henry de Grey.]
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
7/20/1312, at Westminster, Enrolment of grant by Lucy de Twenge, daughter and heiress of Robert de Twenge … Witnesses: Nicholas de Segrave, John de Crumbwell, Warin de Insula, Thomas de Dufford, Ralph de Crumbwell, John de Argentayn, Gerard Salvayn, Andrew de Hartcla, and John de Weston, knights. (S) CCRs.
6/24/1314, Edward II lost the battle of Bannockburn to Robert Bruce. It was the largest loss of English knights in a single day.
2/27/1316, Grant to Ralph de Crumbwelle, in consideration of his losses in Scotland on the king’s service, that he may fell, to the extent of 20 acres, trees in his wood of Lamleye, which is within the mete of the king’s forest of Shirewode, and sell them to his profit. (S) CPRs.
12/18/1316, Protection for Ralph de Crombwelle, going beyond the seas on the king’s service with John de Crumbwelle, has letters nominating Richard de Crumbwelle, parson of the church of Olneye … attorney. (S) CPRs. [Likey to suppress a rebellion in Ireland.]
2/24/1320, Robert Rose, going in the company of Ralph de Crumbewell on pilgrimage to Santiago, … (S) CPRs.
1322, Henry, son of William Orseny presented to West Hallam; patron, Robert de Sallowe, by permission of Ralph, son of Sir Ralph de Cromwell, the true patron. (S) Notes on the Churches of Derbyshire, Cox, 1879, P221.
Bef. 1/24/1326, Avicia’s father was murdered. (S) CPRs.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
9/9/1330, Protection with clause volumus, for 1 year, … Ralph de Crumbewell … (S) CPRs.
1331-2, Ralph de Crumbewell to grant a messuage, land, and rent in Lambley to a chaplain in the church of the Holy Trinity there, retaining the manors of Cromwell and Hallam (Derby). Notts. Derby. (S) UKNA.
1/29/1332, Protection with clause volumus, for 2 years, for Ralph de Crombewell going on pilgrimage beyond the seas. (S) CPRs.
7/24/1333, Ralph de Crumbewell (Cromwell). … Crumbewell requests that the chancellor be commanded by letters under the privy seal to make a charter for him to give land in Lambley [Nottinghamshire] to a chaplain to sing forever for his ancestors and successors. (S) UKNA.
1/12/1340, Ralph de Crumbewell, the elder, to grant a messuage and rent in Lambley to a chaplain in the church of the Holy Trinity there, retaining land and rent in Lambley and Cromwell. [Notts.]. (S) UKNA. [Chantry of St. Mary at Lambley.] (S) CPRs.
6/20/1342, Wheras John de Oxonia … in consideration of a fine of 100 marks made in his name by Roger son of Roger Beler, Ralph son of Ralph de Crombewelle and John son of John de Folevill … have become mainpernors for the payment … pardoned … (S) CPRs.
3/20/1344, Licence, at the request of Henry de Lancaster, earl of Derby, for Thomasia de Verdon to surrender the manor of Baseford, … of the inheritiance of William la Zouche of Haryngworth, … to enfeoff Ralph de Cromwell and Avicia his wife, of the same. (S) CPRs.
11/14/1347, Commission to Thomas de Longevillers, Ralph de Crumbewell, … in the county of Nottingham, … (S) CPRs.
2/20/1351, Exemption, for life, of Ralph de Crombewell from being put on assizes, juries or recognitions, … against his will. (S) CPRs.
5/20/1354, Debtor: Richard de Goldsborough, knight. Creditor: Ralph de Cromwell, knight. Amount: 1000m. (S) UKNA.
10/3/1354, Commission to Ralph de Crumbwell, … to enforce … of new wears in rivers … of the taking of salmon out of season, in the waters of Derwent and Sore, in the counties of Derby and Leicester, and in the water of Trente … (S) CPRs.
By 5/12/1356, Ralph died.
7/30/1356, Agreement. Sir William Deyncourt, Lord of Granby [co.Notts.] and Lady Alice, widow of Sir Ralph de Crumwell … Given at Nottingham. (S) UKNA.
10/28/1364, Order to cause the wood of Lamleye within the bounds of that forest, which is of Amice who was wife of Ralph de Cromwell and is taken into the king's hand for divers trespasses against the assize … (S) CCRs.
Child of Ralph and Amice:
i. Ralph de Cromwell (5910026), born ~1320 in England.