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11820944. Sir William de Stafford

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~1250, William born in England, s/o §William de Stafford & Ermentrude Fitzwakelin.

1279, Assise of novel disseisin arrainged by Richard de Vernay and Alice his mother against William de Stafford. (S) 47th Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, P358.

1281, Enrollment of grant from Thomas de Audelyme, lord of Audelyme, co. Chester, to … Witnesses: … Sir William de Stafford … knights … (S) CCRs.

3/29/1282, Protection, with clause, until Michaelmas, for William de Stafford, going beyond seas. (S) CPRs.

1291, Amelecote, Staffordshire, held by William de Stafford of William de Burn by service of ½ knight’s fee. (S) CIsPm.

1290, 1298, William de Stafford a member of the House of Commons for Staffordshire.

7/30/1297, Appointment of … to assess and collect in the county … eighth of movables of lay persons without cities … fifth of movables of person of cities and boroughs, … Worcester { William de Stafford of the county of Stafford. (S) CPRs.

11/21/1299, To … to choose footmen and take them to Berwick-on-Tweed, … William de Stafford, to choose 500 footmen in co. Stafford. (S) CCRs, CPRs.

5/10/1300, Appointment … for the better observance of Magna Carta and the Forest Charter of Henry III … to hear and determine complaints of transgressions against the said charters … to punish offenders … preservation of peace … William de Stafford } Stafford. (S) CPRs.

2/9/1302, Writ of aid … to collect the fifteenth … William de Stafford } Stafford. (S) CPRs.

5/5/1303, “…  Witnesses the lords William de Stafford, Robert de Staundon, John Giffard, …” (S) UKNA, Staffordshire.

Bef. 11/10/1303, William’s father died: Pardon to Elias de Farewath, in consideration of his service in Scotland, for the death of William de Stafford. (S) CPRs.

7/4/1306, Trailbaston proceedings at Derby, William de Stafford is not able to deny the trespass … He made a fine by one mark … (S) English Historical Documents 1189-1327, Rothwell, 1996, P630.

7/22/1306, William de Stafford and William de Wrottesley appointed to assess and collect the subsidy for the son of the king to receive knighthood in county Stafford. (S) A History of the Parish of Tettenhall, 1894, P162.

2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.

1311, 1313, William de Stafford a member of the House of Commons for Staffordshire.

1312, The Swynnerton family members and their followers, common malefactors, broke into the court where Hugh de Croft, the sheriff, and William de Stafford were sitting in full court. (S) The Antiquary, V15, 1887, P240.

4/6/1313 at Drayton, Sir William Bagot, Sir William de Stafford, … witnessed an agreement between Ralph Basset and William de Wrottesley. (S) A History of the Parish of Tettenhall, 1894, P163.

12/1/1313, “Letters patent appointing William de Stafford and John de Perton, with a clerk to be chosen by them, to assess and collect the 20th and 15th for Staffs, the money to be paid into the Exchequer.” (S) UKNA.

1/12/1314, “Witnesses William de Stafford, Ralph de Rolleston knights, …” (S) UKNA, Staffordshire.

1317, William gave the manor of Amelcote to his grandson James.

1318, William de Stafford, knight, a member of the House of Commons for Staffordshire.

1318, Feoffment by William de Stafford, knight, to James son of William his son, in tail, of the manor of Hamelcote and a mill … (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, 1902, P392.

3/16/1322, William de Stafford, an adherent of the earl of Lancaster, captured at the battle of Boroughbridge and imprisoned at Alton castle.

3/24/1322, Commission of oyer and terminer to Roger Beler, … touching the persons who entered the castles, manors, towns, lands and tenements, late of divers rebels, and in the king’s hands through forfeiture, viz. at … Sondon, Chetelton, Amelcote, … the dwelling-place of James de Stafford in Stafford, that of William de Stafford in Stafford, … (S) CPRs. [James is William’s grandson.]

3/1323, William pardoned.

1324, William de Stafford a member of the Execptional Council of Staffordshire.

6/24/1324, John, son of William de Stafford, junior, Walter and William his brothers, … by maintenance and advice of Sir William de Stratford, knight, … came with horse and foot and ejected William de Ipstones by force [who had besieged the manor of Mary de Brumpton at Eyton.] (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V4, 1883, P29.

3/18/1326, William de Stafford, the elder, … William de Stafford, the younger, John Bagod, … James de Stafford, … acknowledge that they owe to Roger de Swynnerton, knight, 80 marks. (S) CCRs.

2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.

4/8/1327, Commission of oyer to … on complaint by William de Stafford, the elder, that Thomas de Furnyval, the younger, and others, assaulted him at Alveton, co. Stafford, and carried away his goods. (S) CPRs.

7/18/1327, Protection for John de Stafford, staying with Roger de Mortuo Mari in the marches of Scotland in the king’s service. The like for the following :– William de Stafford. William de Stafford. James de Stafford.

1327, William died.

Family notes:
·         William Stafford & Ermentrude Fitzwakelin; William s/o William de Stafford & Alditha Vernon; William s/o Hervey Bagot & Millicent de Stafford. (S) CCRs, 8/26/1279. (S) Notes & Queries, V82, 1890, P26.
·         4/1252, Laurence, abbot of Burton, by William de Esseburne his attorney, plaintiff and William de Stafford and Ermetrude his wife, deforciants. (S) Journal of the Derbyshire Archaeological …., V7-9, 1885, P57.

Child of William and ?:

i. William Stafford (5910472), born ~1275 in England. [Heir]

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