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Monday, August 8, 2011

Sir Robert de Thweng & Maud Hansard

23640590. Sir Robert de Thweng & 23640591. Maud Hansard

1241, Robert de Thweng born in England, s/o 47281180. Marmaduke de Thweng & 47281181. Lucy de Brus.

~1258, Matilda born in England, d/o §§Gilbert Hansard, s/o §§John Hansard. (S) 40 Years in a Moorland Parish, Atkinson, 1891, P285.

2/29/1259, Perpetual lease with warranty of Robert de Crepping … Witnesses: Sir Peter de Percy, William le Latymer, sheriff of York, Sir Robert de Tweng, Sir John de Oketon, Sir John de Reygate, Sir Richard Trussebut, … (S) UKNA.

By 8/1259, John Mansel, treasurer of York, to Robert de Twenge and Imbert de Montferrant: John de Castello should be sent to the king of Almain; his proposed itinerary. (S) UKNA.

9/20/1260, Marlborough, Humphrey de Bohun, earl of Hereford and Essex, John de Plessis, earl of Warwick, Henry of Almain, the king’s nephew, John Mansel, treasurer of York, Eudo la Zouche, Humphrey de Bohun, junior, Robert de Tweng, … (S) The Royal Charter Witness Lists of Henry III, V292, P130.

1/30/1261, Westminster, Elias de Rabayn, … Robert de Tweng, … (S) The Royal Charter Witness Lists of Henry III, V292, P133.

8/16/1262, Licence for Robert de Twenge, the king’s houshold knight, to crenellate his house of Bergh, co. York. (S) CPRs.

8/25/1263, Order, by the counsel of the king’s magnates, to the keeper of the peace in Yorkshire to take into the king’s hand without delay all lands and tenements beyond the Trent of Peter of Savoy, John Mansel, Geoffrey de Langley, William Latimer, Adam de Gesem’ and Robert de Tweng’, … (S) FRsHIII.

11/12/1265, Whereas … John Maunsell … while he was alive … the king wills … belonging to the said deceased … be fully restored to Hugh le Bygod, Robert de Twenge, John de Oketon, … whom he appointed to be executors of his will … (S) CPRs.

[––Robert & Alice––]

Bef. 1266, Robert was married to Alice de Merlay [age 8 in 1266], d/o Roger de Merlay, s/o Roger. (S) Nunburnholme, Morris, 1907, P269.

8/29/1266, Simple protection, until Easter for Robert de Tweng, John de Oketon, … executors of the will of John Mansell, treasurer of York. (S) CPRs.

12/16/1266, Notification that Robert de Tweng, knight, and … executors of the will of John Maunsell, … (S) CPRs.

3/4/1267, Pardon to … at the instance of Robert de Twenge. (S) CPRs.

5/24/1267, Exemption for life, at the instance of Robert de Twenge, … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 2/25/1268, Alice de Merlay died.


12/6/1271, Whereas the king granted to Robert de Tweng for life that he might appoint one or two attorneys to do his suit at the county of York every year … (S) CPRs.

1/17/1272, Exemption for life, at the instance of Robert de Twenge, … (S) CPRs.

5/26/1273, To Marmaduke de Tweng and Lucy his wife. … Walter de Faukenberge and Agnes, his wife, … partition late made in the king’s court of the inheritance of Peter de Brus’ between the said Walter and Agnes, … Marmaduke and Lucy daily cause them to be withdrawn by Robert de Tweng, their son, … contrary to the form of the partition, … (S) CCRs.

[––Robert & Maud––]

By 1275, Robert married Maud.

Bef. 6/12/1275, Gilbert Hansard [Maud’s father] alienated the manor of Bozeat to Robert de Tweng. [Like part of the marriage agreement.] (S) UKNA.

1275, Robert de Tweng claimed a view of frankpledge of the manor of Bozeat. (S) Victoria Hist. of the Co. of Northampton, V4, 1937, P1.

6/12/1282, Walter de Huntingcumbe … owes … 10 marks … 60 marks … found as sureties Robert de Tweng, John son of Marmaduke, and Marmaduke de Twenge, … (S) CCRs.

Bef. 6/28/1284, Robert died before his father. [Proof of age of Lucy.]

Family notes:

·         2/27/1285, Grant to William le Latymer … of the custody of Lucy, daughter and heiress of Robert de Twenge, tenant in chief, of the following lands late of the said Robert, … manor of Broughton with the hamlet of Skynergryne, … manor of Jarum, … manors of Daneby and Lelum. (S) CPRs. [Jarum was an inheritance from Peter de Brus.]

·         10/6/1359, Inspeximus … letters … ordaining of Thomas de Thweng, rector and patron of the church of Lythom, … for the good estate of the said Thomas … Robert de Thweng, Maud, his wife, Marmaduke Thweng, Lucy, his wife, Marmaduke de Thweng, Isabel, his wife, Marmaduke, William, Robert, John and Nicholas, brother of the said Thomas, … (S) CPRs.

Child of Robert and Maud:

i. Lucy de Thweng (11820295), born 3/24/1278 in England.