~1205, Adam de Puriton born in England, s/o §§Thomas de Puriton.
~1210, Adam’s wife born in England, d/o §§Thomas de Sandford, of Braydon, co. Wilts. [Her brother was of the same name, and the name continues back in the records for multiple generations, e.g. 1228, 1211, …]
1213, Thomas de Peritone built an oratory in Purton [a private chapel]. (S) Wiltshire Notes and Queries, V1, 1896.
1213-20, Grant by William, the prior, and the canons of Blakemore. … Witnesses:- Sir Fulk Basset, provost of Beverley, Sir John de Sanford, Sir Thomas Basset, and Sir Warin, brothers, Sir Adam de Periton, …, Gilbert de Sanford. (S) UKNA.
1219, The manor of Oxhill passed to Thomas de Periton on the death of Thomas’ uncle Engelin de Dumart, s/o Emma, d/o Engelram de Dumart. (S) History of Oxhill.
By 1227, Adam’s father died.
10/22/1227, The king has taken the homage of Adam de Periton’ for the lands that Thomas de Periton’, his father, held in chief in Oxhill and that fall to Adam by hereditary right. Order that, having accepted security from Adam for 7½ m. … (S) FRsHIII. “Dominus rex de fine xij m. et dimidie, quen Adam de Periton’ fecit … Thome de Periton’ patris …”.
3/30/1228, The king has granted to Adam de Periton’ that, of the 100s. which he owes him for his relief of the lands he holds of the king in chief, … Order to the sheriff of Warwickshire to permit him to have that respite. (S) FRsHIII.
1229, Adam de Periton in conflict with the Prior of St. Frideswide over the customs and services of Moulton.
10/5/1229, Adam de Periton, who holds one knight’s fee, 100s. for scutage and passage. (S) FRsHIII.
11/1234, Adam de Periton' attornavit … versus Robertum de Kereswell', deforciantem, de consuetudinibus et serviciis que idem Adam exigit de predicto Roberto de libero tenemento suo, quod de eo tenet in Kereswell. (S) CCRs.
6/12/1235, Adam de Periton’ gives the king 5 palfreys for having his charter that he and his heirs might freely and without impediment assart and till his wood of Foxley [Wiltshire], which is within the king’s forest, and to dispose of it all by his will, and that that plot might be quit forever of waste and regard , the view of the foresters and verderers and all of their ministers, and from all things that pertain to the king’s forest. (S) FRsHIII.
10/17/1235, The king has granted to Adam de Periton’ that, of the 25 m. which he owes him, he may render 5 m. in the octaves of All Saints in the twentieth year, 5 m. …, 5 m. …, 5 m. …, and 5 m. in the octaves of Michaelmas …. (S) FRsHIII.
1236, Adam de Periton holding 4 fees in Faxton, Walgrave, and Moulton, Northampton.
1240, Adam held the manor of Ellington.
Aft. 1240, Adam holding a fifth part of a knight's fee in Bayworth and Sunningwell as heir of Thomas de Sandford (Adam’s brother-in-law). [Daughter Katherine inherited Bayworth. (S) Hist. of Berkshire, V4, 1924, Sunningwell.]
1/1241, Robertus Tresgoz, Adam de Periton, [2 others] on a royal commission in Wiltshire. (S) CCRs.
1242, Adam de Periton holding 4 fees in Faxton, Walgrave, and Moulton, Northampton.
1243, Adam de Periton', forestarius noster de foresta de Braden'. (S) CCRs.
12/26/1245, Order to the sheriff of Northamptonshire to place in respite, …, the demand which he makes … from Adam de Periton concerning his assart of Fackel’. (S) FRsHIII.
1/22/1250, Mandate … forest of Braden … touching the bailiwick which Adam de Periton held. (S) CPRs.
12/27/1250, Adam de Periton’ has made fine with the king by 200m. for having back to himself and his heirs the forest of Braden’, of which he was deprived by consideration of the king’s court (curie Regis) for a trespass that he made in the same. (S) FRsHIII.
1/1256, Attornati coram rege.—Adam de Puriton' attornavit … assise capte coram justiciariis ultimo itinerantibus in comitat … (S) CCRs. [Adam attorned before the justicies of assize in Gloucester.]
1261, Adam summoned to parliament in London. (S) Baronia Anglica Concentra, V11, 1843.
1266, Adam of Ellington, Northumberland, Faxton, Northants, and Rampisham, Dorset died. (S) UKNA.
1266, IPM of Adam de Puriton. Wilts: Chellewrth. [The manor], held of the king in chief, doing service with an esquire and with a doublet, an iron cap, a lance, and an unarmed horse for 20 days, and keeping the forest of Braden. … Colecote. A moiety … Aston. The manor, … Puriton. The manor, … Robert de Kaynes son of Sir William de Kaynes, who is in the king s wardship, is 1 of the heirs of the said Adam, having been born of Margery his eldest daughter, and was 16 years of age at the feast of the Annunciation, 50 Henry III. Isabel de Welle, formerly the wife of Sir Robert de Welle, aged [missing], is his second heir. Katharine wife of Sir John Paynel, aged 32 years, is his third heir. (S) CIsPM, V13, 1954, Addenda to Vol.I, 315.
2/24/1266, Adam’s heirs were: Robert, son of Sir William de Kaynes and of Adam’s eldest daughter; Isabel, late the wife of Sir Robert de Welles, another daughter of full age; and Katharine, wife of John Paynel alias Paenell, a third daughter, of full age; are his heirs. Northampton. Adam held Faxton under John de Balliol for 4 knights’ fees and 4 marks rent. Northumberland. Ellintun alisa Helligtun (manor) … with 4½ makrs rent from the town of Cresuel alias Cressewell … Hayden town was given in free marriage with the said Adam’s daughter. (S) CIsPM.
(S) A Hist. of the Co. of Northampton: V4, 1937, Faxton.
· Undated: Adam de Periton granted to Robt. de Periton, his brother, for his homage & service all his lands & tenements in C. & the advowson of the church there, for the render of a pair of white gloves or 6d. a year & doing the forinsec service Witnessed by Humfr' de Boun Earl of Hereford & Essex … (S) UKNA.
Children of Adam and ?:
i. Margery de Periton, born ~1230 in England.
Margery married Sir William de Kaynes.
Son: Robert de Kaynes, born 8/1249.
ii. Isabel de Periton (4997489), born ~1233 in England.
iii. Katherine de Periton, born 1234 in England.
Katherine married John Paynel. [Katherine’s eldest son predeceased her.]
2nd Son & heir, Philip Paynel (d.1296).