2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
~1335, Robert born in England, heir & s/o 7605700. Lord Robert de Holand & 7605701. Elizabeth ?.
~1335, Alice born in England, d/o §John de Lisle.
1346-7, Robert, son and heir of Robert de Holand, served in the retinue of the king in France [Robert’s father served in the retinue of the earl of Warwick]. King Edward landed an invasion force of 10000 in Normandy, which marched north plundering the countryside. At Caen, capital of Normandy, Edward’s forces captured the city. Edward stopped at Crecy and took up defensive positions. (S) Crecy & Calais, 1898.
8/26/1346, King Edward won the Battle of Crecy. Edward then started the siege of Calais.
8/4/1347, Calais fell when King Philip failed to support their siege and retreated.
1347, the Abbot of Furnes filed complaints against Robert.
1348, The Black Death entered the west countryside of England [likely entering through Bristol].
By 1355, Robert married Alice.
5/10/1367, Licence for Robert son of Robert de Holand to assign a messuage etc. and a reversion in Pemberton, co. Lancs, to Up Holland priory, co. Lancs. (S) UKNA.
Bef. 1/24/1372, Robert died before his father, his son-in-law John Lovel an executor of his will.
Alice married 2nd Sir Edmund de Hengrave. [No children]
1374, daughter Maud and her husband John sued Alice and Edmund for the manor of Nether Kellet, Lancanshire.
7/13/1377, Richard II, age 10, crowned king of England.
2/4/1379, Edmund died.
Alice married Richard Wychingham of Norfolk. [No children]
8/12/1401, Alice wrote her will.
Bef. 1/19/1402, Alice died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P432.
Child of Robert and Alice:
i. Maud Holand (7605589), born 1356 in