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11/30/1318, Henry born in England, heir & s/o 30422040. Roger Martel & 30422041. Joan ?.
~1320, Elizabeth born in England, d/o 30422042. Lord Robert de Holand & 30422043. Maud la Zouche.
By 1322, Henry inherited the manor of Glen-magna from his grandfather. (S) The 14th Century Sheriff, 2003, P128.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
7/1/1327, IPM of John de Meriet: [Mariota, or Mary, his wife, long since deceased] … Mary his wife, deceased, who was one of the daughter and co-heirs of William son of Reginald de Mohun ; … heirs of the said Mary were John de Mohun, of Dunster, of full age; Henry Fitz-Roger, (of Chuton), aged eight years; John de Beauchamp, of Somerset, senior, of full age; John de Bohun, of Midhurst, Sussex, of full age ; and Hugh de Mortimer, of Cheilmersh (Salop), of full age. (S) Proceedings, Vs27-28, Somersetshire A&NHS, 1882, P184.
Henry married Elizabeth.
5/23/1340, Licence for Henry le Fitz Roger to enfeoff Matilda de Holand of the manor of Cheuton, co. Somerset, … to regrant the same in tail to him and Elizabeth his wife, … (S) CPRs.
5/22/1341, Licence for Henry le Fitz Roger to enfeoff Matilda, late the wife of Robert de Holand, of two parts of the manor of Chuton, co. Somerset, … reversion of the third part … which Hugh le Despenser now holds for the life of Matilda, wife of Nicholas de Etecombe by demise of the said Nicholas and Matilda, and for her to regrant the same to him and Elizabeth his wife in fee. (S) CPRs.
5/2/1343, Thomas de Holand, knight, going beyond seas, has letters nominating … Henry le Fitz Roger as his attorneys … (S) CPRs.
5/6/1343, Licence for Henry son of Roger to grant for life to Thomas de Panes the bailiwick of the bedelry of the hundred of Chyuton … (S) CPRs.
6/5/1344, Pardon to John de Seynt More and Elizabeth, his wife, for acquiring to them and the heirs of John from Henry son of Roger 20 acres, … in Magor, … Gloucester. (S) CPRs.
1346, Henry Fitz Roger sued Matthew Fitz Herbert, knight for the manors of Lonnesburgh and Werthorp … (S) Record Series, V23, 1898, P47. [Henry identified his father, grandfather, and great-grandfather and great-grandmother in this document.]
2/12/1348, Henry le fitz Roger granted a market and fair at Chewton Mendip, Somerset. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
1348, The Black Death entered the west countryside of England [likely entering through Bristol].
3/25/1349, Release by Henry le Fitz Roger, Knt. to John le Ryver. (S) UKNA.
5/31/1349, Elizabeth’s mother Matilda died.
1/1352, Henry Fitz Roger or Fitz Rogger: Kent, Wiltshire, Sussex, Leicesteshire, Somerset, Dorset, knt. of Chewton, Somerset, died leaving Glen-magna to his son Alan.
3/10/1352, Whereas Maud late the wife of Robert de Holand lately acquired in fee from Henry Fitz Roger a moiety of the manor of Westkyngton, co. Wilts, … and the same Henry and Elizabeth his wife afterwards acquire the same fee from her, … entered into the tenements without licence, … trespasses … on account of the death of Henry … 12 marks which Elizabeth will pay … (S) CPRs.
1352, Elizabeth’s 2 older sons died; the oldest being 9 years old. (S) Notes and Queries, 5th Series, V8, 1877, P430.
1353, Elizabeth, widow of Henry Fitz Roger, was a sponsor at the chapel of Berghstede, parish of Pageham, for the baptism of John, son of Thomas atte More. (S) Sussex Archaeological Collections, V12, 1860, P37.
7/13/1377, Richard II, age 10, crowned king of England.
12/6/1384, Order to take of Elizabeth late the wife of Henry fitz Roger an oath, etc. and in presence of William Boneville knight to assign and deliver to her dower … (S) CCRs.
7/13/1387, Elizabeth died; both buried at Chewton Mendip, Somerset.
IPM: 9/12/1387, Elizabeth’s heir: Elizabeth wife of John Bonevyll, daughter and heir of John Fitz Roger son and heir of the said Henry, age 17. (S) Analogous Document of Richard II, 1974.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, 108. (S) Great Glen, A History of the Co. of Leicestershire: V5, Gartree Hundred, 1964.
Children of Henry and Elizabeth: [3 sons]
iii. John Fitz Roger (7605510), born 1345-52 in England.