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Friday, August 5, 2011

G24: 11820932

11820932. Lord Nicholas de Audley & 11820933. Joan Martin

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~1290, Joan born in England, d/o 23641866. Sir William Martin & 23641867. Eleanor Fitz Reynold.

11/11/1292, Nicholas Audithele born in England, s/o 23641864. Nicholas de Audley & 23641865. Katherine Giffard.

8/28/1299, Nicholas’ father died.

12/1307, Nicholas, age 18, heir to his older brother Thomas de Audley. [Piers Gaveston had custody of most of the Audley lands as Thomas’ wife Eve might have been pregnant – she was not.]

11/10/1308, Licence for Katherine, late the wife of Nicholas de Aldithelegh, to grant all lands which she holds in dower of her inheritiance of Nicholas de Aldithelegh, her son, to the said son, … yearly payment of 100£ for her sustenance. (S) CPRs.

Aft. 1309, Joan 1st married to Henry de Lacy, Earl of Lincoln. [No children.]

6/16/1310, Licence for William Martyn, the elder, to grant to Henry de Lacy, earl of Linclon, and Joan his wife, the manor so Blakedon, co. Somerset, … Langare, … co. Devon, … 3,000 acres of wood in the manor of Holun, … (S) CPRs.

2/5/1311, Henry de Lacy died.

3/17/1311, Grant to Ralph de Monte Hermeii of the marriage of Joan, late the wife of Henry de Lacy, earl of Lincoln, … (S) CPRs.

1312-18, Nicholas summoned to parliament by writ.

By 3/1313, Nicholas Daudeleye married Joan.

7/26/1313, Nicholas Daudele had satisfied his 900 mark debt to Ralph de Monthermer. Joan’s dower lands were returned to her, including Knesale.

10/16/1313, Nicholas 245th on a list of 471 pardoned in the death of Piers Gaveston. (S) CPRs.

3/27/1314, Nicolas de Audeleye allowed to do homage for his lands [held of the King for 15 years.]

6/24/1314, Nicolas at the Battle of Bannockburn, which the English lost. (S) Fine Roll payment of 500 marks for his retinue of mounted men.

1316, Hugh le Despencer and Nicholas de Audeleye as owners of Alstonefield, a vill in the liberty of the earl of Lancaster, who had the return of all writs. (S) Sheffield and Its Environs.

1316, Nicholas summoned for service in Scotland.

11/28/1316, Nicholas, knt. of Heligh in Audley, Staffordshire, 1st Lord Audley, died.

12/1316, Nicholas’ lands held by the King.

1318, Joan accused of scheming to thwart a case before Bishop Walter de Langton.

11/1319, Joan at Hulton Abbey, granting a deed to a Chell tenant.

2/28/1320, Commission … on complaint by Joan, late the wife of Nicholas de Audeley touching the persons who broke her park at Heleye, co. Stafford, and assaulted her men at Newcastle-under-Lyme. (S) CPRs.

1322, Joan, late the wife of Nicholas de Audley, sued Peter Giffard and Ela, his wife for 10 marks rent. (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V5, 1902, P101.

1322, Joan and her sister-in-law Ela were heavily fined for supporting the Earl of Lancaster.

7/12/1322, Grant for life to Alice de Lacy, countess of Lincoln and Salisbury … the manors of … which Joan, late the wife of the said Henry, holds in dower … (S) CPRs.

7/21/1322, Mandate to Roger Corbet … to deliver … land of Joan, late the wife of Henry de Lacy, late earl of Lincoln, … commanded to deliver to Joan her castles, land … of the inheritiance of Nicholas Daudele. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 10/27/1322, Joan died.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P33. (S) The Barons Audley of Heley Castle And Hulton Abbey, Lancaster, North Staffordshire Field Club, Transactions 1993-4.

Children of Nicholas and Joan: [1 son, 1 daughter]

i. James de Audley (5910466), born 12/2/1313 in England.