Monday, August 15, 2011
G24: 15210588 Mortimer-Montagu
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
11/11/1328, Roger born in Ludlow, Shropshire, England, heir & s/o 30421176. Lord Edmund de Mortimer & 2954975. Elizabeth de Badlesmere. [His mother was 16.]
Bef. 1/21/1332, Roger’s father died.
~1332, Philippe born in England, d/o 30422278. Earl William de Montague & 30422279. Katherine de Grandison.
11/13/1335, Roger’s mother married 2nd William de Bohun, lord of Melynyth.
7/16/1339, Release … manor of Buedeley, … committed to his custody, during the minority of Roger son of Edmund de Mortuo Mari, … (S) CPRs.
2/1345, Roger ordered to raise 200 men in Radnor, Wigmore, … for an invasion of France.
11/12/1345, Presentation of Roger de Acton … custody of the lands … of Roger son of Edmund de Mortuo Mari, … (S) CPRs.
7/12/1346, Roger knighted at La Hogue, France by Edward, Prince of Wales.
8/26/1346, Roger fought at the battle of Crecy in the division of the Prince of Wales.
11/1/1346, by Calais, France, Licence, at the request of Roger de Mortuo Mari, for the prior and convent of Great Malverne … (S) CPRs.
4/1348, Roger a founding member of the Knights of the Garter.
1348, The Black Death entered the west countryside of England [likely entering through Bristol].
1/22/1354, Roger, son and heir of Edmund, obtained a reversal of attainder against his grandfather and became Earl of March with all of his grandfather’s estates. (S) CPRs.
6/8/1355, Roger’s mother died.
9/20/1355, Roger summoned to parliament as Earl of March.
1356, Roger acquired large land holdings as heir to his grandmother Joan de Joinville, including the castle of Ludlow.
1356, Roger exchanged lands with his cousin, William de Ferrers, 3rd Lord Ferrers of Groby.
2/23/1357, Pardon to Roger de Mortuo Mari, earl of March, of all reliefs … which descended to him by hereditary succession after the death of Roger de Mortuo Mari, his grandfather, Edmund de Mortuo Mari, his father, Margaret de Mortuo Mari, his great-grandmother, and Joan, countess of March, his grandmother, in England, Ireland, Wales, and the march of Wales. (S) CPRs.
10/20/1357, Whereas Roger de Mortuo Mari, earl of March, who held divers lands in England, Wales and Ireland, in tail, was adjudged to death, … lands … delivered to Edmund de Mortuo Mari, his son, … Roger de Mortuo Mari, now earl of March, son and heir of the said Edmund, … (S) CPRs.
10/1359, Roger accompanied King Edward III on his invasion of France with a retinue of 6 bannerets, 61 knights, 232 esquires, and 300 mounted archers. Constable of the Host, he rode ahead with 600 men-at-arms and 1000 archers, taking Saint-Florentin and Tonnerre.
1360 at Avignon, Roger de Mortuo Mari, earl of March, and marshal of England. For a portable altar. Granted. (S) Calendar of Entries in the Papal Registers, 1896, P351.
2/26/1360, Roger, Earl of March, died suddenly at Rouvray near Avalon, France; buried at Wigmore Abbey, Herefordshire.
5/18/1360, Appointment … ships called la James, la Blithe and … of Dover to go to Calais to receive goods and things … with certain persons of the household of Roger de Mortuo Mari, late earl of March. (S) CPRs.
10/24/1362, Philippa, late the wife of Roger de Mortuo Mari, late earl of March, staying in England, … (S) CPRs.
1364 at Westminster, Indenture between the king’s daughter Isabel and Philippa late the wife of Roger de Mortuo Mari, earl of March, … during the nonage of Edmund, the earl’s son … (S) CPRs, 11/15/1364.
5/8/1365, Philippa, late the wife of Roger de Mortuo Mari, late earl of March, staying in England, … (S) CPRs.
1366, Philippe granted a license for an oratory at Southwark, Surrey.
4/19/1370, Philippa, late the wife of Roger de Mortuo Mari, late earl of March, staying in England, … (S) CPRs.
7/13/1377, Richard II, age 10, crowned king of England.
12/21/1378, Philippe wrote her will.
12/6/1379, Licence … by Edmund de Mortuo Mari, earl of March and Ulster, for him to alienate in mortmain … for the souls of Roger de Mortuo Mari … father of the said Edmund, and Philippa late the wife of the said Edmund, … Philippa his mother, and himself whilst living, … (S) CPRs.
1381, the King allowed Philippe to hold her dower lands in Ireland without a war charge.
1/5/1382, Philippe died; buried at the Austin Priory, Bisham, Berkshire.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P594.