Sunday, July 24, 2011

G24: 11820096

11820096. Lord Reginald de Grey & 11820097. Maud de Longchamps

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~1235, Reginald born in England, s/o 23640192. Sir John de Grey & 23640193. Emma de Glanville.

By 1237, Maud born in England, d/o §Henry Longchamp of Wilton, Herefordshire.

7/31/1237, Maud’s father died.

Reginald married to Maud, acquiring Wilton castle, Herefordshire.

8/29/1257, Reginald granted a market and fair at Wilton, Herefordshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

1266, Reginald succeeded his father.

3/18/1266, Commitment during pleasure to Reynold de Grey of the counties of Nottingham and Derby and the castle of Nottingham [and to repair the castle]. (S) CPRs.

8/27/1266, Reynold de Grey, constable of the castle of Nottingham, delivered … 1 balistam de trullio and 4 balistas ad duas pedes of the king’s baliste in his keeping in that castle. (S) CPRs.

1/30/1268, Reynold de Grey to deliver Northampton castle to John le Moyne. (S) CPRs.

2/11/1272, Whereas … robbers, on horseback and on foot … Reynold de Grey … has pursued  … and captured one Roger Godberd, their leader and master … (S) CPRs.

5/29/1272, Mandate to Reynold de Grey, justice of Chester, … (S) CPRs.

10/15/1272, Protection with clause volumus, until Michaelmas, for Reynold de Grey, gone beyond seas.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward’s coronation as King Edward I.

10/16/1274, Guncelin de Badelesmere named Justicia of Chester, replacing Reginald de Grey. (S) Cheshire in the Pipe Rolls, 1158-1301, Mills, 1938, P114. [Reginaldus de Grey demisit Justiciariam Cestrie cui successit Guncelinus de Badelesmere. (S) Chronicle of the Abbey of S. Werburg, at Chester, 1887.]

1276, Reginald de Grey, lord of La Leye, held land of the honor of Wahull of John de Wahull.

11/12/1276, Reginald at parliament.

6/6/1278, Grant to Reginald de Grey, for a fine of 15 marks, of the custody during  the minority of the heir, of the lands late of John de la Mare, … with the marriage. (S) CPRs.

9/17/1278, To Guncelin de Badelesmere, justice of Chester. Order to permit Reginald de Grey to take dead brushwood in his own woods within the forest of Cheshire, and to carry it away and burn at this pleasure. (S) CCRs.

4/27/1279, Writ of aid directed to all persons of the counties of Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Warwick, Lancaster, and Chester, for Reginald de Grey, appointed principal keeper. (S) CPRs.

11/14/1281, Reginald appointed Justice of Chester, as well as Captain in Chester and Flynt. (S) CPRs.

3/25/1282, Reginald de Grey, justice of Chester, to support Roger de Mortuo Mari in support of Roger de Clifford who had been attacked by Welsh malefactors [led by Davydd ap Llywelyn] by night at the castle of Hawardyn and captured. (S) Calendar of Various Chancery Rolls, 1277-1326.

1282, Edward I granted the castle of Ruthin and the lordship of Dyffryn Clwyd (earlier name for the lordship of Ruthin) to Reginald de Grey, Justiciary of Chester. (S) National Libr. Of Wales Ruthin Lordship Records. [As a Marcher Lord, Reginald governed with little interference from the crown.]

12/12/1282, Protection for John de Wahull with Reginald de Grey in the king’s service in Wales.

6/28/1283, Reginald summoned to Shrewsbury by writ from Rhuddlan to the king to hold a colloquium to ordain what shoud be done with David, brother of Llewellyn, formerly prince of Wales. [The Parliament held at Acton Burnell, near Shrewsbury, when David III was condemned to be hanged, drawn and quartered – ending the Welsh rebellion.]

9/2/1283, Custody of David, brother of Llewellyn, formerly prince of Wales, given to Reginald to hold as prisoner.

3/17/1284, Reginald de Grey sending a ship to Ireland to buy corn and victuals and to return to Chester, for the maintenance of himself and his family. (S) CPRs.

2/26/1286, Pardon to Reginald de Grey and John de Grey and their households, of their trespasses in taking deer … counties of Nottingham, Northampton, Huntingdon and Rutland during the late troubles in England. (S) CPRs.

4/15/1287, Protection … Reginald de Grey staying in Wales on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.

6/1287, Rhys ap Maredudd began a rebellion in south Wales. Edmund, earl of Cornwall, was ordered to suppress the uprising.

8/15/1287, Reginald, with Roger L’estrange, and an army of 6,700 joined the earl’s forces of 4,000 at Rhys’ castle of Dryslwyn and began a siege.

9/5/1287, The castle was captured; but Rhys escaped. [Archeological work showed that they built a trebuchet to attack the castle.]

5/11/1288, An inquisition taken before the lord Reginald Grey Justice of Chester. (S) UKNA.

2/20/1290, Chirograph between John de Sancto Johanne, lord of Hannak, and John de Monte Alto, … Witnesses:- Sir Reginald de Grey, Sir John de Grey his son, … (S) CPRs.

1/11/1291, Mandate … to cause the body of the daughter and heir of Henry Pecche, tenant in chief, whose marriage the king has granted to Robert de Haustede and Margery his wife, to be brought to Chester and delivered to Reginald de Grey, the justice of Chester, or his consort. (S) CPRs.

3/22/1294, Petitions to the king; … people mentioned: Reginald de Grey, Justice; …; Ralph Basset, knight; …; William de Ayntre (Aintree); …; Roger de Monte Alto (Mouhaut), grandfather of Roger de Mouhaut; Roger de Monte Alto, (Mouhaut); Llewelyn [ap Gruffudd], Prince of Wales. (S) UKNA.

1295, Reginald summoned to Parliament as Lord Grey of Ruthyn and Wilton.

8/12/1295, Protection for William de Brichulle the younger, clerk, going beyond seas on the service of Reginald de Grey. (S) CPRs.

2/1296, Reginald involved with the Burgesses of Flint because “the town was burnt in the last war by Grey’s order to preserve the castle.” (S) UKNA.

8/27/1297, After the king’s crossing to Flanders, Edward, the king’s son, supplying the king’s place in England, in the castle of Tonebrigge, in his chamber there, in the presence of Sirs Reginald de Grey, … and Guncelinus de Badelesmere, knights, and of … delivered to the said Sir John de Langeton, the chancellor, the seal … (S) CPRs.

10/23/1297, Appointment … to levy footmen … to retain these in the king’s service against the Scots … Reginald de Grey, justice of Chester, for 4,000 men … (S) CPRs.

7/22/1298, King Edward defeated Sir William Wallace at the battle of Falkirk, Scotland. [Followed by the siege of Carlaverock castle.]

3/28/1300, “Royal letters patent: inspeximus and confirmation of Magna Carta … Witnesses: … Reginald de Grey, …” (S) UKNA.

2/12/1301 at Lincoln, Reginald joined in the barons’ letter to the Pope.

7/22/1301, Sir Reginald de Grey, John de Grey his banneret, 3 knights and 23 horsemen in the retinue of Edward, prince of Wales in Scotland.

7/20/1304, The fall of Stirling castle in Scotland, the Scottish leaders were imprisoned in various castles in England.

2/6/1307, Pardon to Reginald de Grey, in consideration of the service in the last war of Scotland of John his son, of 151£ 19s 6d … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 4/14/1308, “Reginald de Grey alias le Grey: Derbyshire, Cheshire, Denbigh, Essex, Buckinghamshire, Gloucestershire, Hertfordshire, Middlesex, Bedfordshire, Huntingdon, Herefordshire” died. (S) UKNA, IPM. (S) Journal of the House of the Lords, V124, 1892. (S) CPRs.

Child of Reynold and Maud:

i. John de Grey (5910048), born 1268 in England.