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10/4/1283, John de Thorp listed with many others in a complaint of Otto de Grandisono and Peter de Chaumpvent. (S) CPRs.
6/15/1291, John de Thorp staying in Scotland on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.
1293, John served with the King in Gascony.
1294, John exempted from the general military summons.
5/28/1299, Commission of oyer and terminer … William de Sutton and John de Thorp, … co. Suffolk … (S) CPRs.
1299, Agnes died.
John married 2nd Alice, widow of Sir William de Mortimer.
1300-01, John de Thorp and Alice his wife v. John de Hekyngham in Heyt de Asshewelle … (S) Feet of Fines, Norfolk.
3/27/1301, Appointment of … to expedite the sending … to Berewyk-on-Tweed of the ships which the king ordered to be prepared against the Scots … John de Thorp and Peter de Donewyco to expedite … the following towns … [34 ships listed in 21 towns.] (S) CPRs.
1301, John called to military service.
1302, Little Massingham possessed by John de Thorpe by right of his wife Alice.
9/23/1303, Writ of aid … [purvey of wheat …] the sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk, under the supervision of John de Thorp and John le Breton. (S) CPRs.
5/1/1304, Writ de intendendo in favor of Roger le Bygod, earl of Norfolk and marshal of England, directed to … John de Thorp, … (S) CPRs.
1305, John summoned to parliament as a Knight of the Shire for Norfolk.
10/14/1305, Commission of oyer and terminer … John de Thorp … } Norfolk and Suffolk. (S) CPRs.
6/26/1306, Participation of the manor of Combes … between John de Thorp on the one part, and Edmund de Pakeham and Roesia, his wife, Robert de Ufford and Cecily, his wife, on the other, … (S) CCRs.
1306, John a collector and assessor for Norfolk and Suffolk.
12/20/1306, Commission de walliis et fossatis to … John de Thorp and John le Bretun, on the sea-coast … county of Norfolk. (S) CPRs.
1307, John appointed steward of the household of King Edward I. (S) Chapters in the Administrative History of Medieval England, Tout, 1920, P26.
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
1307, John a Justice for Norfolk and Suffolk, attending the 1st parliament of King Edward II as a judge.
1/18/1308, Pardon to John de Thorpe for the death of Robert de Revesone of Lavendon, … he killed him in self defense. (S) CPRs.
2/28/1309, Commission to John de Thorpe and Walter de Norwyco to certify … as to the condition of the king’s manor of Costesheye, co. Norfolk, … (S) CPRs.
1309, John called to military service.
6/11/1309, by writ, Lord John summoned to parliament.
7/18/1310, Appointment, at will, of John de Thorpe to be keeper of all castles [late of Roger le Bygod] for the maintenance of the king’s brothers, … (S) CPRs.
12/14/1311, Licence for the alienation in mortmain of John de Thorpe … in Asshewellethorpe … chapel of St. Mary, … (S) CPRs.
8/11/1312, Bond to John de Thorpe for repayment … 200£ … as a loan, for the expenses of the household. (S) CPRs.
1315, John, Sheriff of Norfolk, requested to be excused for health reasons.
1316, John lord [or joint-lord] of 19 manors in Norfolk and Suffolk.
8/6/1316, Appointment of John de Thorpe to be keeper of the sea coast from Iswich to Lenne. (S) CPRs.
4/16/1319, Commission of oyer and terminer to John de Thorp, … on complaint by Robert de Monte Alto, … (S) CPRs.
1319, John, Sheriff of Norfolk.
8/9/1322, Licence for the alienation in mortmain … convent of Penteneye by John de Thorpe and Alice his wife, … (S) CPRs.
8/15/1322, John de Thorpe and Thomas, Lord Bardolph, wardens to guard the coast of Norfolk. (S) CPRs.
12/3/1322, Protection with clause volumus for the year to John de Thorpe. (S) CPRs.
5/26/1324, John died.
(S) Dictionary of National Biography, 1909, P789.
· John likely s/o Robert de Thorpe & Maud, of North Creek and Ashwell-Thorpe.
Child of John and Agnes:
i. Robert de Thorpe (5910224), born 1294 in England.