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Sunday, July 24, 2011
11820100. Sir Henry de Hastings & 11820101. Joan de Cantelowe
~1235, Henry born in England, heir & s/o 23640200. Henry de Hastings & 23640201. Ada of Huntington.
~1245, Joan born in England, d/o 5000486. Baron William de Cantelowe & 5000487. Eve de Braose.
1250, Henry a minor at the death of his father.
8/13/1250, Appointment … by reason … wardship of Henry son and heir of Henry de Hastinges. (S) CPRs.
1/8/1250, Henry’s wardship granted to Guy de Lusignan, the king’s brother. (S) CPRs.
1251, William de Cantelowe [his future father-in-law] received wardship of the heir [but not the lands] of Henry de Hastings from Guy de Lusignan.
1252-3, Henry an hier of his uncle John, Earl of Chester and Huntingdon, involved in the partition of lands with John’s wife.
8/6/1253, “Mandate to the queen and R. earl of Cornwall, so soon as a partition has been made amongst the parceners of the lands late of Clemence, countess of Chester, of the lands which fall to Henry de Hastinges, who is in the king's ward.” (S) Epistolæ.
10/24/1253, The lands of Ellen late the wife of John, earl of Chester, held in dower, to be partitioned. (S) CPRs.
11/9/1256, Bond to Guy de Lezignan, the king’s brother, … in compensation … on account of the keeping of the lands of Henry de Hastynges, which keeping the king has restored to the said Henry. (S) CPRs.
4/23/1258, Henry of age.
8/1/1260, Henry de Hastings one of the vassals to the crown summoned to muster at Shrewsbury with horses and arms against Lewellyn ap Griffith. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, V7-8, 1858, P26.
12/7/1261, Notification that the king has made peace with the barons, and they are not to be charged with anything unless any of the following have not put his seal to the said peace withing 15 days, … the earl Marshal, the earl fo Leicester, the earl of Warenne, Roger de Mortymer, Hugh le Despenser, William Bardolf, John de Burgo, Henry de Hastinges, John le Fiz John, Robert de Vespont, William de Muntchenesy, John le Fiz Alezn, Nicholad de Segrave, Geoffrey de Lucy. (S) CPRs.
By 1261, Henry married Joan.
4/12/1263, Simon de Montfort returned to England to lead a rebellion of young barons.
4/1263, Henry served in Wales with Lord Edward who refortified and supplied Deganwy castle. [It fell again to the Welsh later in the year.]
12/24/1263, Mandate to Henry de Hastinges to deliver the castles and lands of Philip Marmion … to the sheriff of Warwick. (S) CPRs.
1263, Henry swore to observe the arbitration of the King of France in the barons dispute with King Henry II.
12/24/1263, Mandate to Henry de Hastinges to deliver the castles and lands to Philip Marmion, lately seized on account of the disturbance of the realm.
4/18/1264, Nicholas with Gilbert de Clare and Henry de Hastings at the siege of Rochester castle.
7/10/1264, Commitment to Henry de Hastinges of the king’s castle of Scardeburgh … [and the castle of Kertling 8 days later] (S) CPRs.
5/12/1264, Henry knighted by Simon de Montfort before the battle of Lewes.
5/14/1264, King Henry and Lord Edward were captured by Simon de Montfort at the battle of Lewes.
9/16/1264, Power to H. bishop of London, Hugh le Despenser, the justicary [of England], Charles, count of Anjou, … to exam and amend the form of the peace between the king [Henry III of England] and the barons … the king wills that peace shall be made between him and the earl of Leicester … directed to … Gilbert de Clare, earl of Gloucester and Hertford, John fitz John, John de Burgo the elder, … Henry de Hastinges, Gilbert of Gaunt and the rest of the barons and magnates of England. (S) CPRs.
2/16/1265, Prohibition to Simon de Monte Forti, earl of Leicester, Gilbert de Clare, earl of Gloucester, … Henry de Hastinges, … going … to Dunstaple to tourney there, upon pain of forfeiture of all lands, … (S) CPRs.
Bef. 5/4/1265, Henry’s mother Ada died: … which the king heretofore committed to Henry de Hastinges and Ada his wife, deceased, … whether Henry de Hastinges, son of the said Henry and Ada, holds more … (S) CPRs.
6/3/1265, Mandate to Humphrey de Bohun to deliver the castle of Winchester to Henry de Hastinges, … (S) CPRs.
8/4/1265, Henry wounded and taken prisoner at the battle of Evesham, the end of the barons’ revolt. [Henry sentenced to 7 years of prison with forfeiture of all lands.]
1/18/1266, Grant, by way of humanity and grace, to Joan wife of Henry de Hastinges, the king’s enemy, … she shall have all the lands in the towns of Blunham, … for the maintenance of herself and her children for her life, … (S) CPRs.
2/18/1266, Grant, … Joan wife of Henry de Hastinges, the king’s enemy, who is in prison … (S) CPRs.
10/31/1266, The Dictum of Kenilworth, giving the ability of barons to redeem their lands was not extended to Henry and a few others.
7/27/1267, Henry pardoned for good behavior and the support of lord Edward. [And likely because he had become very ill.]
Bef. 3/4/1268, Henry, knt. of Lidgate, Suffolk died. [His lands had not been redeemed by the time of his death.]
4/13/1269, Grant, at the instance of Edward the king’s son, to Miles de Boun of the marriage of Joan late the wife of Henry de Hastinges … (S) CPRs.
10/6/1269, Leicester. Joan, the widow of Henry de Hastings,
sued William de Harecurt and Hillaria [Henry’s sister] his wife, for a third of
20£ of land in Hayleston, and sued Robert de Stapleton for a thired of 40s rent
in Wystantowe, as her dower. (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V4,
1883, P178. Bef. 6/1271, Joan died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P298. (S) Scotland’s Historic Heraldry, McAndrew.
·5/16/1376, Exemplification at the request of William la Zouch of Haryngworth, ‘chivaler,’ kinsman and one of the heirs of George de Cantilupo, … of the enrolment of the partition of the lands of the said George among John de Hasting, son of Joan de Hasting, eldest sister of the same George, and Eudo la Zuche and Millicent, his wife, the other heir. (S) CPRs.
Children of Henry and Joan: [2 sons , 3 daughters]
i. John de Hastings (5910050), born 5/6/1262 in England.