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9/29/1262, Roger born in England, s/o §Sir Roger de Morteyne.
1266, Isabella born in England, d/o 30417294. William Tuchet.
Roger’s father died.
Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.
10/6/1283, Roger’s uncle Sir William de Morteyne died.
11/14/1283, Roger found by inquisition to be hier to his uncle Sir William.
1/14/1284, Roger took possession of his uncle’s lands north and south of the river Trent. (S) Calendar of Fine Rolls.
2/12/1284, Roger granted free warren in all his lands. (S) CChRs.
2/6/1292, Commission of oyer … touching person who broke the park of Roger de Morteyn at Walshale, co. Stafford. (S) CPRs.
3/22/1296, Walter de Beauchamp asks protections for Sir Roger de Morteyn, … of the household in the K.’s service in Scotland. (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland, 1884, P169.
1/27/1298, Roger de Morteyn, knight, acknowledged he owed William de Bernewell, tailor, of London, 19£ 13s 4d.
6/17/1298, Petitioners Roger de Morteyn (Mortain); Isabel de Morteyn, wife of Roger, one of the hiers of William, bishop of Ely. Request to the treasurer … William Tuchet parcener of Isabel de Morteyn, the heirs and of full age. (S) UKNA.
2/2/1300 at Eyam, co. Derby, Roger granted property to Roger le Rus and Agnes his wife.
3/10/1300, Roger de Morteyn, knight, acknowledged he owed 40£ to Gilbert Pecche. (S) CCRs.
7/1300, Roger de Mortaigne, bearing “yellow with 6 blue lions, the of which we call double”, at the siege of Caerlaverock castle.
10/13/1300, Roger Morteyn and Isabella his wife pardoned for entering … in Appelby [co. Lincoln], formerly the property of William de Luda, late bishop of Ely, whose nephew and heir William Tuchet, after the bishop’s death, granted them in fee simple. (S) CPRs.
1302-03, Rogerus de Morteyn held Wollaton and Cossall of the honor of Peverel for 1 knight’s fee.
1303, Sir Roger endowed Thornholm priory with lands in co. Lincoln.
6/10/1304, Roger de Morteyn and Thomas le Rus acquitted of assessed tallage of the manor of Waleshale by prior king’s charter. (S) CCRs.
2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.
2/2/1309, Grant by Roger de Morteyn and Thomas Ruffus, Knts., lords of Walsall, to the burgesses … (S) Borough of Walsall, Sims, 1882, P6.
2/3/1311, Licence for Roger de Mortayn to grant, in fee, to John le Forester of Appelby in Lundeseye a bovate of land. (S) CPRs.
3/12/1312, Roger de Morteyn, knight, demised, for the term of his life, to Richard de Wylughby, the younger, his manor of Cossale … excepting his coal mine, wood, … annual rent of 4£. (S) Stevenson, 1911.
6/1313, Roger acknowledged owing the society of Bardi of Florence 10£, and Stephen de Stanham, citizen of London, 120£. (S) CCRs.
12/25/1312, Commission on complaint of Roger de Mortein that Ranulph Prat and others forcibly entered his close at Dunsby, co. Lincoln, broke the dykes, … (S) CPRs.
1312-1314, Sire Roger de Morteyn named in the Bannerets’ Roll.
11/4/1314, Roger de Morteyn licenced to grant in fee 80 acres of wood in Wolaton with the advowsons of the churches of Wolaton and Cosshale, held in chief, to Richard de Wylgheby the elder. (S) CPRs.
7/24/1317, Roger de Morteyn, knight, acknowledged owing John de Ousthorpe, clerk, 60£. (S) CCRs.
1/25/1318, Roger de Mortayn, knight, … acknowledged owing John de Assheby, 600£. (S) CCRs.
1318, Richard Willoughby, of Willoughby-on-the-Wolds, purchased a portion of the Wollaton estate from Roger de Mortein along with the advowsons of Wollaton and Cossall.
10/8/1319, Roger de Morteyn granted licence to enfeoff Richard de Wylughby, the younger, 6 messuages … in Cossale, and for William de Morteyn to enfeoff the said Richard … by a fine of 1 mark. (S) CPRs.
3/1320, Roger de Morteyn acknowledged owing … 100£ …80£ …. (S) CCRs.
7/1/1323, William son of Roger de Morteyn licence to grant to Richard de Wylughby, the elder, the reversion of 14 messuages … in Wolaton, … (S) CPRs.
5/7/1324, Roger and Isabella in a dispute with the prior of Thornholm.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
1329, William de Ayreminne purchased the manors of Silkeby, Northwillughby and Lasford from Roger de Morteyn and Isabel his wife. (S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, 1806, P503.
1331, Inquisition ad quod damnum [about property damages], Roger de Mortayne holds Dunnesby of Thomas Wake, lord of Lyddel, … Appleby … of Richard Tuchet … manor of Barre, co. Stafford in chief.
1332, Isabel died.
(S) Sir Roger de Morteyne, Knight Banneret, A Biography, John M Ellis, 2004.
Family notes:· Seal of Roger de Mortain, alias Mortein, lord of Walsall, co. Stafford, knight, temp. Edw. II: “3 lions rampant queues fourchees”.
· 7/20/1263, Roger’s father was a commander at Windsor castle. (S) CPRs.
Children of Roger and Isabel:
i. Isabel Morteyn (7604323), born ~1286 in
ii. William de Morteyn, born ~1290 in England.
iii. Robert de Morteyn, born ? in England.