Thursday, September 29, 2011

G25: 19962658

19962658. Emery de Sacy & 19962659. Agnes ?

Emery born in Normandy, s/o §Rogo de Sacy.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

1217, Mandatum est Richard filio Rogeri … homines Emerici de Sassy de Berton, … (S) CPRs.

9/15/1221, Order to the sheriff of Hampshire to place in respite the demand he makes by summons of the Exchequer from Aymer de Sacy for scutages and other things. (S) FRsHIII.

10/5/1221, The king has given respite to his beloved and faithful Aymer de Sacy , who he has sent on embassy to Poitou, from the £6 10s. 10d. which are exacted from him for William de [la] Barton for the fine that William made with King John, the king’s father, so that he might be delivered from his prison, until his return from Poitou. (S) FRsHIII.

10/6/1221, The Royal Council sent out Engelard de Cigogne and Emery de Sacy [Engelardum de Cygogny et Emericum de Sacy] to keep and defend the land of Poitou. (S) CPRs. (S) The Minority of Henry III, Carpenter, 1990, P267.

1222, De denariis liberandis. Rex fratri Simoni de Templo … Mandamus … nostris Engelardo de Cygoyny et Emerico de Sacy, … (S) CPRs.

1223, Emericus de Sacy and Alan Basset appointed to meet the king of Jerusalem on his landing in Kent.

9/6/1223, Order to the sheriff of Hampshire to place in respite, until upon his account at the Exchequer of Michaelmas in the seventh year, the demand of £6 10s. 10d. that he makes by summons of the Exchequer from Aymer de Sacy for the debt of William de la Barton. (S) FRsHIII.

5/2/1224, Pledges for John of Bassingbourn … Aymer de Sacy for 5 m. (S) FRsHIII.

8/7/1225, Order to the sheriff of Hampshire to place in respite the demand he makes by summons of the Exchequer from Aymer de Sacy for the debt that he owes the king. (S) FRsHIII.

6/10/1231, Grant to Emery de Sacy of the gift made by King John to Rogo de Sacy, his father, of 50£ of land in England, that is 47£ in Berton and 60s in Sumburn, to be held by himself, his heris and assigns, by the service of the fee of one knight, … (S) CChRs.

11/2/1233, To Thomas de Berkele. The king is sending into his parts Emericus de Sacy together with some other knights to keep the peace of those parts … (S) CPRs.

11/10/1233, Mandate to Thomas de Berkele to deliver his castle of Berkele to Emery [Amury] de Sacy and his fellows. (S) CPRs.

1235, A plea between Emery de Sasy and Fulk de Muntgumery, as to wheter ½ h. in Bassingburn which Warin de Bassinburn held of the fee late of William de Cau of Morden belonged to the said fee which the king had lately given to Fulk … [found in favor of Emery.] (S) Feudal Cambridgeshire, Farrer, 1920, P4.

4/28/1235, Grant to Emery de Sascy, for a fine [of 400 marks], of the custody during the minority of the heirs, of the lands and heirs of Warin de Bassingburn, with the marriage of the heirs. (S) CCRs. [He married his daughter Isabel to Warin, s/o Warin.]

8/23/1235, Licence for Emery de Sascy to let his land of Berton to farm for three years … (S) CPRs.

11/16/1235, The king has committed his castle of St. Briavels and his forest of Dean with their appurtenances and all issues to his beloved and faithful Aymer de St. Amand to keep at his costs for one year …, rendering £40 per annum to the king. (S) FRsHIII.

5/4/1236, The king has granted to his beloved and faithful Aymer de Sacy that, of the fine which he made with him for having custody of the land and heirs of Warin of Bassingbourn , of which he was bound to render 100 m. per annum, he may henceforth render £40 each year. (S) FRsHIII.

4/1/1237, Payn de Chaworth has made fine with the king by 200 m. for having custody of the land and heir of Margaret de la FertĂ© , … He has found Simon de Montfort as pledge for 25 m., H. de Bohun, earl of Essex and Hereford, for 25 m., Aymer de St. Amand for 25 m., Richard de Gray for 25 m., John fitz Geoffrey for 25 m., John de Plessetis for 25 m., Aymer de Sacy for 25 m., and Reginald de Mohun for 25 m. … to have full seisin of the land formerly of the same Margaret, one of the heirs of William Brewer. (S) FRsHIII.

12/29/1238, John of Barton gives 1 m. for having four justices to take the assize that he arraigned against Aymer de Sacy. Order to the sheriff of Hampshire. (S) FRsHIII.

3/7/1242, Mandate to Emery de Sacy, sheriff of Southampton, and William Pepin, that of the treasure which the sheriffs of Gloucester and Wilts have delivered to them, which treasure was deposited at Bristol and Devizes, they are to cause Nicholas de Bolevill … to have 3,000 marks … (S) CPRs.

5/1/1242, Acknowledgement of the payment … by order of the king to Emery de Sacy, sheriff of Southampton, and William Pepin, of 1,638£ … to be carried to Portesmuth to make purveyance against the king’s crossing to Gascony. (S) CPRs.

Emery ordered to France.

3/4/1241, The king has committed the foreign hundred of Alton [and also the hundred of Basingstoke] to Aymer de Sacy to keep for as long as it pleases the king. (S) FRsHIII.

8/17/1242, Mandate to William le Arcevesque [archbishop], if there be necessity by the coming of the king of France to him, to retain, with the counsel of Ralph de Haya and Emery de Sacy, 100 or 120 knights at the king’s pay fo the defence of the said William’s castle of Partenay [Poitou, France]; … (S) CPRs.

8/28/1242, To Emery de Sacy. … the king … commands the said Emery, … to come with all speed to the king with the whole of the king’s people who are with him in garrison in the castle of Partenay. (S) CPRs.

Emery returned to England.

5/4/1248, Royal Grant to Peter de Monte Forti to close his wood of Remeham, within the king's new forest of Windleshour, and to make a park there … Witn.: Hugh de Vinou; Ralph son of Nich.; Bertram de Cryoll; Richard de Grey; Peter fitz Mathew; Ralph de Haya; Emery de Sacy; … (S) UKNA.

7/2/1253, Grant to Warin de Bassingburn, who has taken Isabel daughter and one of the heirs of Emery de Sacy and who by order of the king is going with him to Gascony … Warin shall have the wardship of the lands falling to Agnes, daughter and the other heir of the said Emery … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 7/25/1253, Emery died [likely in France], wife Agnes surviving. (S) UKNA. (S) CIsPM: Isabella, aged 25, and Agnes, aged … his daughters, are his heirs. Southampton. Beitun town, 3 carucates land held of the king in chief by service of 1 knight's fee; … Seleburn, ½ carucate land, a mill, &c. which he sometime gave to the Templars.

7/26/1253, The king has taken the homage of Warin de Bassingburn who took to wife Isabella daughter and one of the heirs of Emery de Sacy who held of the king in chief, and has rendered to him one moiety of all the lands that the aforesaid Emery held of the king in chief falling to the inheritance of the same Isabella, and other moiety of the aforesaid lands falling to the inheritance of Agnes daughter and the other heir of the aforesaid Emery who is within the legal age and in the king’s wardship the king has committed to the aforesaid Warin until the legal age of the aforesaid Agnes, … the aforesaid Agnes staying with her mother the same William will find all suitable necessaries both in garments and in victuals as long as she is within the legal age and in the king’s wardship, and if it happens that Agnes who was the wife of the aforesaid Emery shall have died the aforementioned Agnes her daughter being within legal age, then he will answer at the Exchequer for the share of the lands which she held in dower falling to aforementioned Agnes according to the value of the same lands up to the sum of the aforesaid £15. … the same Warin to have full seisin of all the lands and tenements that the aforesaid Emericus held of the king and of which he was seised in his demesne as of fee on the day he died, saving to the aforesaid Agnes who was the wife of the aforesaid Emery her rightful dower from the aforesaid lands. (S) FRsHIII.

Children of Emery and Agnes:

i. Isabel de Sacy (9981329), born 1228 in England.

ii. Agnes de Sascy, born ? in England.

Aft. 7/26/1253, Agnes married Sir Petri de Coudray, s/o Fulk.

G25: 19962466 Champernowne

19962466. Sir William Champernowne & 19962467. Eva de Whitchurch

~1200, William born in England, s/o 39924932. Jordan de Chambernun & 39924933. Mabel Fitz Robert.

~1200, Eva born in England, d/o §Rainald de Whitchurch of Shrivenham, Berkshire.

Bef. 1214 William’s older brother Jordan died.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

1224, William, of age, disputed the gift of his grandmother, Hawise de Redvers, of the manor of Fleet, claiming the manor had earlier been given to his father.

1226-27, At Dorcester, on the morrow of the Anunciation of the Blessed Mary, between William de Chambernun, plaintiff, and Roger, the Prior of Christchurch, tenent, by John de Auna, canon, in the Prior's place, of the fourth part of one knight's fee in Flete. … William acknowledged the same to be the right of the Prior and his church of Christchurch, … For this the Prior gave to William fifty five marcs of silver. (S) Feet of Fines.

6/10/1226, The king has committed to Thomas of Cirencester the manor of Broomford with appurtenances that W. Longespée, once earl of Salisbury, held by bail of the king, and the manors of Kingkerswell and Diptford with appurtenances that William Brewer, William Chambernun and Elias Coffin held, to keep for as long as etc. (S) FRsHIII.

4/1229, William involved in a dispute with the Abbot of Tewkesbury. (S) CPRs.

10/5/1229, Order to the sheriff of Devon to place in respite, … the demand he makes … from the abbot of Tewkesbury by summons for falling into the [king’s] mercy … to take the assize of darrein presentment between William de Campo Aernulfo, claimant, and the abbot of Forde , defendant, concerning the churches of Bickington and Umberleigh. (S) FRsHIII.

1235, William de Champernowne the mesne lord of Hampton Gay in Heyford. (S) Lower Heyford, A History of the County of Oxford, V6, 1959.

~1240, William de Campo Arnulphi, of Umberleigh, Devon, died. (S) The Archaeological Journal, V157, 2000, P449.

8/21/1249, Eva living; her dower is addressed in a grant of Geoffrey de Grandi  Monte.

(S) A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain, Burke, 1838, P526.

Family notes:

·         Lady Joan Champernoun [as she styled herself] founded a chantry at Umberleigh in the reign of Henry III to pray for the soul of her father William de Campo Arnulphi, with the souls of her mother Eva, and Ralph de Willington, her husband, which Risdon says “lay long neglected until the Lady Joan Champernoun allowed lands for the maintenance of a chaplain.” (S) Monasticon, P481.

Child of William and Eva:

i. Joan Champernowne (9981233), born ~1235 in England.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

G25: 19962464

19962464. Sir Ralph de Willington & 19962465. Olympias Franc

~1185, Olympias born in England, heir & d/o 39924930. William Franc.

1191, Ralph at the siege of Acre with Richard the Lion Heart.

1198, Ralph married to Olympias.

1199, Ralph named in two Gloucester lawsuits.

1200, Ralph made fine to have the question of his obligation to Stephen de Turnham, a royal justice, judged by the Justiciar.

1206, Ralph made payment to the Crown to receive control of half the manors of Yate and Ablington, co. Gloucester, and White Ladies Aston, co. Worcester; granted to him by Robert de Everci, to whom his wife was heir.

1208, Ralph had seisin of Robert de Everci’s lands including Yate manor.

1216, Ralph de Wylington and Olimpias his wife filed a suit with regard to the tenancy of three hides of land in Side. (S) CCRs.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

2/1217, Ralph ordered to conduct a prisoner from Philip Marc to the Earl Marshal.

1218, Ralph granted a weekly market at Yate manor.

1219, Ralph represented the Earl of Gloucester in a lawsuit.

1220, Ralph the constable of Berkeley castle.

1220, Ralph and Olympias claim she is the heir of hides in Imber, Wilts as she is the heir of her grandfather Humphrey Franc.

1221, Ralph had custody of the heir of Annore de la More, widow of robert Bibois. (S) A History of the County of Warwick, V5, 1949.

1222, Sussex. — In an assize of last presentation to the Church of Thoringe, brought by Ralph de Wilinton, as guardian of Geoffrey, son and heir of Hugh de Felcinton. (S) De Banco Roll.

1222, Ralph, lord of the manor of Sandhurst, and his wife Olympias gave money to erect a chapel in honor of the Mother of our Lord. (S) The Dean’s Handbook to Gloucester Cathedral.

1224, Ralph de Wylington and Olympias, his wife, erected a small chapel whose architect was Helias the Sacrist, a monk of the Gloucester monastery. (S) The Cathedral Church of Gloucester, Masse, 1898, P79.

10/8/1224, Ralph appointed Constable of Bristol Castle, home of Eleanor [imprisoned 40 years], sister of Arthur of Brittany, who had been designated as successor to the throne of England and its French possessions by King John’s older brother Richard the Lionheart [who recanted on his deathbed.]

10/8/1224, The king appointed Ralph de Willington to the castle and berton of Bristol. (S) History of the Parish of Bitton, in the County of Gloucester, Ellacombe, 1881, P168.

9/15/1225, Order to the sheriff of Gloucestershire to place in respite, until upon his next account at the Exchequer of Michaelmas in the ninth year, the demand of £26 12s. 10d. that he makes by summons of the Exchequer from Ralph of Willington for the issues of the king’s barton of Bristol , because Ralph will answer the king for them by his hand when he renders account to the king for the expenses incurred in Bristol castle. (S) FRsHIII.

1226, William de Munceaus, constable of Pevensey, was ordered not to exact heckage from Ralph de Wilinton so long as he should be employed on the king’s service. (S) Sussex Archaeological Collections, V49, 1906, P4.

7/4/1226, Mandate to Ralph de Wyliton to permit Geoffrey de Mariscis, justicary of Ireland, to take venison … in the forest of Ralph’s bailiwick … (S) Calendar of Documents Relating to Ireland, P215.

5/27/1227, Grant to Ralph de Wilinton, and his heirs, for homage and service of . . . hides of land in Wallehop, …, paying a sore sparrow-hawk yearly. (S) CChRs.

1228, Henry Foliot, Archdeacon of Gloucester, entered into an agreement with Ralph de Wylington and his wife Olumpias respecting the chapel of St. Mary. (S) Cathedral Antiquities: Salisbury, Britton, 1929, P15.

7/6/1229, Grant to Ralph de Wylinton of the moiety of Norton, which Ranulf de Hurnle had of the bail of King John of the lands of the Normans, …, to hold as the Norman holder held it, until the king restore it to the previous holder or his heirs of his free will or by a peace. (S) CChRs.

1231, Ralph de Wilington made Governor of Bristol Castle with the wardenship of the forest and castle of Rainsham, obtained for his support in the king’s service, and made Governor of the castle of Exeter.

1232, Ralph escheator of Gloucester.

1233, Ralph de Wyliton and Walter de Godarvill ordered to destroy a house of Gilbert Basset at Festerne, and the house of Robert Musard at Musarden. (S) The History and Antiquities of the Tower of London, V2, P282.

7/6/1233, Ralph de Wyliton appointed Keeper of the town and castle of Devizes. (S) CPRs.

8/1233, Ralph ordered by the king to attack the properties of Gilbert Basset and Richard Swiard, opponents of the king.

9/28/1233, Ralph appointed by the king to guard Hubert de Burgh, earl of Kent, in Devizes castle. [Ralph de Williton and Walter de Godavill are commanded to keep Hubert in a vault … three pairs of iron rings on him, no person to have speech with him, … have necessary food.

10/1/1233, Ralph summoned to the king to discuss his prisoner. [Some of the king’s supporters wanted Hubert murdered.]

2/28/1235, Pardon … for a fine, of the king’s rancor and indignation against him for trespasses … Ralph de Wylinton. (S) CPRs. [Hubert de Burgh had escaped from Ralph’s custody, but was later recaptured.]

5/1/1236, Exemption for life of Ralph de Wylyton from being made justice of assizes, or justice in eyre for all pleas, or justice for pleas of the forest, and from being put on assizes, juries or recognitions. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 8/1242, Ralph died.

1242, Olimpia was holding one knight's fee of the Earl of Warwick in Poulton, co. Gloucester.

(S) A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain, Burke, 1838, P526.

Family notes:

·         William Franc born in England, s/o §John Franc & Wymark ?.

·         1179-1205, Wymark, widow of John Franc Chevaler, gave lands to St. Peter's Abbey, Gloucester, for the souls of her husband and her son William, with the consent of her son Robert and of Olimpia, daughter of her son William. This gift was confirmed by Ralph de Wilington and his wife Olimpia.

Child of Ralph and Olympias:

i. Ralph de Willington (9981232), born ~1215 in England.

Sunday, September 25, 2011

G25: 19962462 Neville-Courtenay

19962462. John de Neville & 19962463. Hawise de Courtenay

~1200, John de Neville born in England, s/o 39924924. Hugh de Neville & 39924925. Joan de Cornhill.

~1210, Hawise born in England, d/o 121683712. Robert de Courtenay & 121683713. Mary de Vernon.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

1229, John de Nevill in possession of the estate at West Harnham as a grant from his father Hugh.

1231, John de Nevill, son of Hugh, in possession of Harnham, had a grant of 2 oaks in the forest of Pancet for the repair of houses.

1234, John de Nevill, the king’s valet, had a grant of 2 oaks for the construction of a new chamber at Harnham.

By 7/6/1234, John’s father died leaving him as his heir.

7/25/1234, Mandate to all sheriffs to arrest those offenders of the forest, whose names John de Nevill will let them know. (S) CPRs.

By 8/1/1234, John heir to his mother.

10/21/1235, Appointment during pleasure of John de Nevill as chief forester and justice of the whole forest of England; writ de intendendo for him. John paid a fine of 300 marks for the office, and was granted 20£ yearly.(S) CPRs.

1235-36, John de Nevill rendered 4 marks, by 3 tallies, to the aid of fees in Somerset for 2 knights’ fees.

4/5/1236, John de Nevill, justicary of the royal forests. The Reliquary, V23, 1883, P147.

5/4/1236, The king has granted to John de Neville, justice of the forest , that, of the £480 19s. 2d. which he owes him at the Exchequer for Hugh de Neville, his father, for several debts that Hugh owed the king, and of the £50 which John owes at the Exchequer for his relief. (S) FRsHIII.

1237, Letters of acquittance … to Robert de Lexeden’, baliff of John de Nevill, son of Hugh de Nevill, …

1240, John de Nevill covenanted with Roger de Quincey, earl of Winchester, for the marriage of his son Hugh with Isabel daughter of Roger. (S) De Nova Villa:, Swallow, 1885, P246.

1236-41, Dnus John de Nevill presents Edmund de Nevill to Gayton, co. Linc. (S) The Genealogist, 1908, P70.

4/7/1242, Protection with clause volumus for as long as he be beyond seas with the king … John de Nevill …. (S) CPRs.

5/20/1242, Hugh X de Lusignan and his step-son King Henry III arrived at Royen, France with a small contingent; but with 30 tons of gold. They were soon joined by French nobles with Hugh as their leader against the forces of the Count of Poitou and King Louis IX.

1242-43, John de Nevill held Harnham by barony of the king of the honor of Stoke Curcy.

1244, John accused of malpractices as forest justice, and subsequently removed from office and amerced 2000 marks.

6/1246, John died; his sons John and Hugh underage. (S) CPRs.

8/28/1246, Grant to John de Curtenay [John’s brother-in-law] of the custody [for 2500 marks] during the minority of the heirs of and land and heirs of John de Nevill, with the marriage of the heirs … saving only this that Hawise late the wife of the said John may not marry without the king’s licence. (S) CPRs.

Hawise married 2nd John de Gatesden. (S) The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, V4, 1937, P32.

1253 Lady Hawisia de Neville and her husband Sir John de Gatesden made a grant of 40 marks to the abbot and convent of St. Silvester at Skirpenbeck. (S) The White Canons in England, Colvin, 1951.

1254, Hawise and John de Gatesden named in a fine relating to the manor of Trotton, acknowledged to be the right of John.

1257, Letters of acquittance … the abbot and the convent of meldon, to Dame Hawisia de Nevill, wife of Sir John de Gatesden, of 40 marks given to purchase land.

1258, Hawise’s son Hugh was on crusade in the Holy Lands. Hawise was never given the 500 marks promised for Hugh’s participation. Hawise wrote a letter to Hugh encouraging him to appeal to the pope for the money: “We know well that it would be very great dishonor and it would be as we think a great sin to suffer that you and yours be disinherited by your negligence.” (S) Women in England in the Middle Ages, Ward, 2006, P75. (S) The Gentleman’s Magazine, V26, 1846, P265.

1258, Grant by J., abbot, … of the Premonstratensian order, to Dame Hawisia de Neville, wife of Sir John de Gatresdene, of participation in all the prayers of that order, and confirming the grant of the abbot and convent of Maldon of permission to have a priest to celebrate divine service in that church.

1258, Lady Hawisia de Neville a benefactress of Beeleigh abbey. (S) The White Canons in England, Colvin, 1951, P258.

1260, A settlement of Compton was made on John de Gatesden and his wife Hawise de Nevill, daughter of Robert de Courtenay, and widow of John de Nevill. (S) The Victoria History of the County of Surrey, V3, 1911, P17.

Bef. 4/11/1262, John de Gatesden died.

6/11/1262, Indenture fo lease for term of four years by Dame Hawisia, wife of sometime Sir John de Gatesdene, guardian of John, son of Sir Miles de Beauchamp, ….

6/26/1262, Hawise, widow of John de Gatesden, assigned her dower. (S) Complete Peerage of England, V10.

1265, The earl Warenne seized the land of Nigel de Broc and Hawise de Nevill in Bevendean [who a jury later declared “were never against the king”.] (S) Sussex Archaelogical Collections, V6, 1853, P219.

10/17/1265, Simple protection until Easter for Hawise de Nevill. (S) CPRs.

3/28/1267, Simple protection for two years for Hawise de Nevill. (S) CPRs.

1268, Hawise de Nevill levied a fine to exonerate her lands from the claim of murage. (S) A History of the Western Division of the County of Sussex, V2, Pt2, 1830, P300.

Hawise died.

Bef. 4/10/1269, Order to John le Moyne, escheator, to take a valuation of all the manors of Hawisia de Neville, widow, deceased, as well as what was held in dower of John de Gatesden, her late husband. (S) Proceedings of Somerset, Vs27-28, 1882, P197.

(S) Honors and Knights’ Fees, Farrer, 1923. P142,324. (S) Reports from Commissioners, House of Commons, 1874, P23&24.

Family notes:

·         John de Nevill the heir of Henry de Cornhill [father of Joan] who was given a charter by Richard I. (S) Reports of Commissioners, House of Commons, 1870, P12.

Children of John and Hawise:

i. Joan de Neville (9981231), born ~1225 in England.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

G25: 19962448

19962448. William de Montacute & 19962449. Agnes ?

William born in England, s/o §William Montacute & Isabel de Brito.

1212, At Bradford manor in Somerset, John de Montacute is mentioned as the heir of Richard Fitz William.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

1218, William’s father died; his brother John the heir.

5/3/1226, Writ issued in Sussex brought by William de Monte Acuto against John de Monte Acuto and his wife Lucia concerning their daughter Katherine: J. and his wife L. are summoned to answer W. to say why they are setting up a girl, named Katherine, as their daughter and heir when she is not, and J. has no other heir than W.L.

4/1227, The case of William de Monte Acuto vs. John de Monte Acuto heard in court. (S) Sutdies in 13th Century Justice and Administration, 1981, P-XXVII.

1227, John de Montacute paid a fine of 40 marks for the right to enclose a deer park, Preston Capes, Northamptonshire.

William’s brother John died.

3/17/1228, Order to the sheriff of Northamptonshire to place in respite, until three weeks from Easter in the twelfth year, the demand he makes from William de Montagu by summons of the Exchequer for the rest of the fine of 40 m. that John de Montagu made with King John, the king’s father, for enclosing his park of Preston, so that it may be inquired then upon the Exchequer whether William or John ought to answer for that demand. (S) FRsHIII.

5/24/1228, Order to the sheriff of Northamptonshire that, immediately after having viewed these letters, he is to take into the king’s hand all land that John de Montagu held in his bailiwick, whoever holds it, with all chattels formerly of the same John, except that land in Preston which he gave to William de Montagu, his brother. (S) FRsHIII.

1233, William had his lands distrained by virtue of the King’s precept for omitting to repair to court at the feast of Whitsuntide, there to receive the dignity of Knighthood, required by law.

1234, William, on doing his homage, was reinstated in his possessions.

1235, William de Montacute came to an agreement with the monks of Daventre for the benefit of his soul and the soul of Agnes his wife … lands in Little Preston …

1235, William de Montacute had a chapel adjoining his house at Little Preston. (S) An Inventory of Historical Monuments, 1981, P277.

1246, William died.

(S) History, Topography, and Directory of Northamptonshire, Whellan, 1874, P429.

Family notes:

·         Walter Brito of Odcombe, Somerset, was maternal uncle of William. (S) Honor’s and Kinghts’ Fees, Farrer, 1923, P200.

·         William descended from Drogo de Montacute who came across with the Conqueror.

·         11/21/1257, Whereas the king has taken the homage of Thomas of Aldham, who has taken to wife Isabella, sister and heiress of Margery, who was the wife of William of Etchingham, for all lands and tenements that Margery held from the king in chief, which Margery and Isabella were the heiresses of Katherine de Montagu [married Michael fitz Ralph, died 1242] and William de Montagu, and whereas the king does not know whether Katherine and William held from him by barony or by knight service.

Children of William and Agnes:

i. William de Montacute (9981224), born ~1210 in England.

G25: 19962424

19962424. Fulco de Sulis & 19962425. Ermangard Durward

Ermangard [likely] d/o 19989508. Thomas Hostiarius [and sister to Alan Durward.]

1207, Fulco succeeded Ranulph, [his father or possibly his uncle]; who was assassinated in Hermitage castle by his own domestics. (S) Caledonia, V2, Chalmers, 1810, P116.

11/25/1214, Fulk witnessed a grant of Meikleour and Lethendy by King William to Gilbert, earl of Strathearn. (S) POMS.

By 11/5/1215, Fulk de Soules has granted and by this his present charter established to Newbattle Abbey one ploughgate of land and five acres in the villa of Gilmerton, which Ranulf de Soules son of William de Soules gave in exchange for that ploughgate which Ranulf de Soules his uncle, butler of the king of Scots, had given, in perpetual alms. (S) POMS.

By 9/29/1216, Fulco de Soules, butler of the king, witnessed a gift of land in Leith of Thomas of Restalrig, sheriff of Edinburgh, to Newbatte abbey. (S) POMS.

1222, Cumberland. Fulco de Sules is charged 100 marks and 4 palfreys for the estate of Ranulph de Sules.

12/22/1222-41, Fulk died. [From son’s records.]

Family notes:

·         The first Ranulph de Sidis granted a carucate of land, in Gilmerston, to the monks of Newbotle. The second Ranulph confirmed the grant of his uncle. Fulco de Sulis confirmed this charter of the second Ranulph, after his decease.

Children of Fulco and Ermangard:

i. Nicholas de Soules (9981213), born ~1215 in Scotland.

Friday, September 23, 2011

G25: 19962426

19962426. John de Normanville

John born in England, s/o §Hugh de Normanville & Alicia de Berkeley.

1190, John de Normanville witnessed a grant by Bernard de Hauden.

1208, John de Normanville had a gem, “A Victory”, in his seal. (S) Seals, Birch, 1907, P-X.

John’s father died.

John, son of Hugh, gave the convent of Maxton, Lilisyhates, between Granrig, Detestrete, Farningdun and the highway from the vale of Anant to Rokisburg.

1220, Earl Patrick of Dunbar involved in a dispute with Dryburgh abbey over the boundaries of Earlston and Caddesley. The monks demanded that John de Normanville give more details of the marches of the estate than was included in his father’s document, as well as a perambulation by another benefactor. (S) Land, Law and People in Medieval Scotland, Neville, 2010, P51.

1221-31, John de Normanville withnessed the grant of the church of Lympetlaw to the Hospital of Soltre. (S) Bulleting of the New York Public Library, V50, 1946, P135.

3/7/1226, Robert d’Aubingy gives 3 m. for a pone against John de Normanville concerning the custody of land formerly of Robert of Fenwick in Fenwick and Matfen, Northumberland. (S) FRsHIII.

1226, John de Normanville, lord of Makeston, bestowed land in the parish to the monks of Melrose.

1227, John de Normanville, superior lord, in an agreement of the Abbacy of Melrose and Baptismal Church of Makerston. (S) History of the Berwickshire Naturalists’ Club, V8, 1879, P265.

~1232, John de Normanville convey to the church of St. Mary of Melrose and the monastery all the lands, common of pasturage, and other easements which it claimed within the manor of Mackestoun under his father, Hugh de Normanville. (S) Notes on the Surnames of Francus, ... French, 1893, P28.

1240, John died, succeeded by his son Walleran [who died in 1259.] (S) The Church Historians of England, Pt.1, 1856, P182.

(S) Origines Parochiales Scotiae, Anderson, 1851, P300. (S) The Monastic Annals of Teviotdale, Morton, 1832, P270. (S) The History and Antiquities of Roxburghshire, V4, Jeffrey, 1864, P187. (S) Caledonia, V2, Chalmers, 1887, P530.

Family notes:

·         1200, Hugh de Normanville, who married Alicia, the daughter of Robert de Berkeley & Cecilia his wife, gave the convent of Maxton, Kelvesete and Faulau, on the confines of Ruderfurde, on both sides of the road from Eckeford to Melros. Hugh and Alicia had 4 sons: John, Walran, Guydo and Thomas.

·         Bef. 1199, Robert de Berkeley & Cecilia his wife, gave the convent of Maxton a ploughgate of land in Mackiston, on the east side of Derestrete. [Robert s/o John de Berkeley. Cecilia d/o Liulphus, s/o Maccus.]

·         1116, “Maccus filius Undwyn” witness to the “Inquisitio Davidis”. 1138, Maccus witnessed the foundation charter of King David I of Melrose abbey.

Children of John and ?:

i. Annora de Normanville (9981213), born ~1220 in Scotland.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

G25: 19909572 Aguillon

19909572. Sir William Aguillon

5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.

By 1200, William born in England, s/o 39819144. William Aguillon & 39819145. Joan of Clere.

1200, William was offered to King John as a hostage by his father.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

Bef. 10/3/1244, William’s father died.

10/2/1257, Exemption, at the instance of John le Fauconer, of William Agoylun from being put on assizes, juries or recognitions, and from being made sheriff &c. (S) CPRs.

1258, William Aguilon to attend the King with hore and arms to restrain incursions of the Welsh. (S) De Atiquis Legibus Liber, 1846, P-XVII.

11/5/1258, Mandate to Adam de Greynvyle, Willaim Anguillon, constable of the Tower of London, and James le Sauvage to cause all the chests of Jews in the Tower to be opened and all the chattels and debts found therein to be enrolled, and to let the king know what they find there. (S) CPRs.

1261, William Aguillon sheriff of Sussex. (S) A Topographical Account of the Hundred of Bosmere, Longcroft, 1857, P89.

William Aguillon of Portingeres castle, Sussex and Surrey, a royalist in the Baron’s War. (S) The Baron’s War, Blaauw, 1871, P367.

9/15/1266 at Kenilworth, Pardon to John de Grey of Berested, clerk, … by inquisition made by William de Pageham and William Aguillon … (S) CPRs.

10/31/1259, Testification that Hugh le Bigod, justiciary of England, … William Aguilin, constable of the Tower of London, … have delivered … gold … (S) CPRs.

9/21/1265, Appointment … to take into the king’s hands the lands of rebels … knights following … Surrey and Sussex { John de Wauton. William de Aguilun. … (S) CPRs.

7/10/1266, Appointment of William Aguilun to enquire by jury of the county of Sussex … (S) CPRs.

8/10/1266, Pardon to Richard Northup … by inquisition made by William Aguillun … (S) CPRs. [Similar on 9/15/1266.]

1267, William de Aguillon, sheriff of Surrey, died.

(S) De Antiquis Ligebus Liber, Cronica Maiorum et Vicecomitum Londoniarum, 1846.
Family notes:

·         2/8/1314, … Whereas by an inquisition lately made by the king’s command … Henry III, had granted to a certain William Aguillon a rent seck of the value of 100s a year … Warblyngton, co. Southampton, … in the time of Edward I, appointed Robert Aguillon, son and heir of the said William Aguillon, to receive the said 100s. a year … a fishery in the water there, which Isabella Bardolf now holds, … Isabella … afterwards … asserted … Henry III … granted to the said William Aguillon the land, late of Robert de Curcy, in Empnesworthe and Warblington, … by rendering … at Easter a pair of gilt spurs, … charter of king Henry III, which the said Isabella Bardolf has exhibited in the king’s court, … the said William her grandfather as the said Robert her father … (S) CPRs.

Child of William and ?:

i. Robert Aguillon (9954786), born ~1225 in England.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

G25: 19962416

19962416. Baron Henry Lovel & 19962416 Eva ?.

~1210, Henry born in England, s/o 39924832. Richard Lovel.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

1231-40, Henry the bailiff at Oxford. (S) Kent Hundred Rolls, Kent Arch. Soc., 2007.

1235, Ralph is in mercy by pledge to Henry Luvel. (S) The 1235 Surrey Eyre, V2&32, 1983, P314.

1244-45, Complaint … withdrew from the Chest a chirography for £24 under the names of Henry Luvel, Ralph Luvel, … (S) Calendar of the Plea Rolls of the Exchequer of the Jews, 1905, P97.

1253, Henry’s father died.

1254, Henry paid £100 for livery of his lands.

5/3/1254, Protection with clause volumus for the following who are going with the queen to the king in Gascony ; … Henry Lovel … (S) CPRs. [Prince Edward would marry Leonore at Las Huelgas in Burgos, which the queen attended.]

1257, Demise by Robert Punsod, to Sir Philip Basset, for four years, of all his land and tenement in Warwe. Witnesses:—Sirs William de Monte Acuto, Henry Luvel, and Martin de Leye, and others. (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, V3, 1900.

1262, “Henry Luvel (Lovel): Somerset: Castle Cary” died seized of the manor of Castle Kary, in capite of the crown, by barony and the service of 2 soldiers in the king’s army for 40 days. (S) UKNA, IPM. [IPM 1263: Son Richard, age 28 is his heir. (S) CIsPM.]

1/1263, Henry, son of Henry Lovel, gives half a mark for taking an assize before the justices of the Bench. Order to the sheriff of Middlesex. (S) CPRs.

Henry’s son Richard died leaving his brother Henry as heir.

10/18/1264 in Somersetshire [by virtue of a writ of 10/3 in Canterbury], before Robert de Sancto Claro, escheator of the county of Somerset, regarding the age of Hugh Lovel for proof of heirship to the barony of Kari Lovel, worth £150, Lady Eva Lovel being dowered in tierce. (S) The Sinclairs of England, Sinclair, 1887, P386.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

Bef. 11/17/1294, Eva died. (S) CPRs.

(S) A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct, Burke, 1866, P332. (S) A Genealogical History of the House of Yvery, Anderson, 1742.

Family notes:

·         There is also a Master Henry Luvel, queen’s cook and king’s serjeant, in the records of this time. (S) CPRs.

Children of Henry and Eva:

i. Richard Lovel, born 1235 in England. [Heir.]

9/21/1263,.. Henry Lovel held in chief by barony, and that Richard Lovel his son is his next heir, and of full age, … [Richard paid 100£ for livery of his lands.] (S) CPRs.

ii. Henry Lovel (9981208), born ~1240 in England.

G25: 19962384

19962384. Joel de Valletort & 19962385. Emma Botreaux

~1160, Joel de Vautort born in Tawton, England, s/o 39924768. Raphe de Valletort & 39924769. Joan of Cornwall.
1171-2, Joel’s father died holding 59 knights’ fees.
~1175, Emma born in England, d/o §Sir William Botreaux.
11/3/1189, Richard I crowned king of England.
1198-1202, Joel de Vautort essoins himself de malo veniendi in a plea of appeal against Richard of Launcells by John of Hemyock. (S) Pleas Before the King or His Justices, Stenton, 1952, P32.
5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
8/16/1221, … Roger de Reimes aramiavit versus Joelem de Valle Torta, Reginaldum de Valle Torta, … de tenemento in Stauntun. (S) CPRs.
12/28/1222, Devon. Roger of Halse gives the king one mark for having justices to take the assize of novel disseisin that he arraigned against Joel de Vautorte , concerning a tenement in Tawton. (S) FRsHIII.
11/29/1223, Devon. … Haiis aramiavit versus Joelem de Valle Torta de tenemento in Tauton. (S) CPRs.
5/25/1226, … Edmund of Tuddenham gives the king four palfreys for having a writ to take an assize of mort d’ancestor between the same Edmund, claimant, and Joel de Vautorte , defendant, concerning the manor of Churchstanton with appurtenances … [Edmundum de Tudeham, petentem, et Johelem de Valle Torta, tenentem, de manerio de Stanton cum pertinenciis] … (S) FRsHIII, CPRs.
Family notes:
·         Joel de Vautorte also appears in records again starting in 1238; likely a descendant.
(S) Virginia Cousins, Goode, 1887, P460.

Child of Joel and Emma:
i. Philip de Valletort (9981192), born ~1195 in England. 

Earl Roger le Bigod & Isabella of Scotland

19909646i. Earl Roger le Bigod & Isabella of Scotland

~1195, Isabella born in Scotland, d/o 19989906. King William of Scotland & Ermengarde de Beaumont.

~1209, Roger born in England, s/o 19909646. Earl Hugh le Bigod & 47279561. Matilda Marshall.

1225-28, Roger a ward of his brother-in-law Alexander II of Scotland.

5/1225 at Alnwick, Northumberland, England, Roger, Earl of Norfolk, married Isabella.   

4/22/1228, Inspeximus … charter of Roger le Bigod, son of Hugh le Bigod, … bound to lodge 1,000£ of silver at the New Temple on behalf of Alexander, king of Scots, an to thold the said king harmless, who was bound to deposit that sum there … 500 marks which the said king has given to Isabel, wife of the said Roger, … (S) CChRs.

4/22/1228, A market at Bungay, Suffolk, held by Roger le Bigod, son of Earl Hugh le Bigod. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

1233, Roger succeeded his father as Earl.

5/2/1235, Ratification of a covenant … and Robert de Mucegros of the whole land of Nicholas de Fescampo in Kenemerthun, … Witnesses:- … [4 bishops], William de Ferariis, earl of Derby, John de Lascy, earl of Lincoln and constable of Chester, Roger le Bygot, earl of Norfolk, … Amaury de Sancto Amando, Geoffrey le Despenser … (S) CPRs.

4/7/1242, Protection for the following so long as they are on the king’s service beyond seas … R. le Bigod, earl of Norfolk … (S) CPRs.

7/1242, Roger a member of the army of King Henry III in France at war with King Louis IX. The 2 armies met at the battles of Taillebourgh [6/19] and Saintes, with the superior sized French force winning.

1245, Roger’s marriage to Isabella annulled on the grounds of consanguinity.

1245, Roger, Earl of Norfolk, lord of Catherlogh, Marshall of Ireland.

6/8/1245, Protection … for R. le Bygod, earl of Norfolk, who has gone to the court of Rome on the king’s affairs, … (S) CPRs. [Sent to the Council of Lyons to complain of “Papal exactions” in England.]

1246, Roger appointed Marshal of England.

1253, Roger’s marriage to Isabella affirmed.

10/23/1253 in camp at Benauge, France, Charter … Witnesses:- … R. earl of Norfolk and marshal of England, … John de Grey, … Hamo de Crevequer, … (S) CPRs.

1255, Posing as knights of Robert de Roos, Richard de Clare and Roger le Bigod entered Edinburgh castle where King Henry’s daughter complained that she was being kept separated from her husband King Alexander. They arranged for multiple knights to enter the castle and escaped with Alexander and Margaret.

9/9/1255, Notification by G. de Lezygnan and William de Valencia, the king’s brother, R. de Clare, earl of Gloucester and Hertford, R. le Bygod, earl of Norfolk and Marshall of England, W. de Fortibus, earl of Albaemarle, Edmund de Lacy, earl of Lincoln, and John Maunsel, … received into safe conduct … Alexander, king of Scotland and Margaret, queen of Scotland, his wife, … to the king at Werk … (S) CPRs.

10/18/1263, Grant to Richard, king of the Romans, of the wardship of the lands late of Roger de Mowbray … saving to Dulcia late the wife of the said Roger her dower … Witnesses :- W. de Valence, the king’s brother; R. le Bigod, earl of Norfolk and marshal of England; Humphrey de Bohom, earl of Hereford and Essex; Robert de Bruys; Roger de Mortuo Mari; Alan la Zouche; Robert Agulon, and others. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 7/3/1270, Roger died; buried at the church of Black Friars, London; succeeded by his nephew Roger, s/o his younger brother Hugh.

(S) A Genealogical History of the Dormant …, 1866, Burke, P622.

G25: 16886928

16886928. Hugh de St. Philibert & 16886929. Abreda ?

By 1201, Hugh married to Albreda. (S) Battle Abbey Roll.

4/1206, General Protection to the Men, Lands, and Goods of Gefirey de Lucy, Wil. fitz Henry, and Hugh de Sancto Philiberto, while they are beyond sea on the King’s business. (S) Rotu Li Sel Ecti Ad Res Anglicas Et Hibernicas.

7/1/1206, Roger de Sancto Philiberto and Hugh de Sancto Philiberto parties to a Fine concerning land in Bray in Berkshire, in Welles in Norfolk, and in Tremerdred in Cornwall.

1215-16, Hugh in the Barons’ War against King John.

10/28/1216, Henry III crowned king of England.

Hugh returned allegiance to the crown.

1219, Mandate to the sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk … lands that belonged to Roger de Sancto Phileberto in Bichampwell immediate payment of £20 … debts of the said Roger … each tenant holds … what yearly value … to leave Hugh de Sancto Phileberto in peace, seeing that he has made peace in the Exchequer touching the part of the debt for which he was answerable. (S) Calendar of the Plea Rolls, 1905, P10. [Roger’s wife, also Albreda, assigned her dower thirds.]

1219, Hugh de St. Philebert v. Reyner fil’ Turstan, … William and Richard sons of Galfrid, and William and Martin  sons of Roger, advowson of Bicham p’va. (S) Feet of Fines, Norfolk.

1223, Foresta de Windlesor in comitatibus Berkesire et Surreye { … Hugo de Sancto Phileberto … } … (S) CPRs.

1224, De protectione. … et Hugone de Sancto Philiberto usque … (S) CPRs.

9/2/1224, Pledges for Henry de Trubleville. W. de Mandeville, earl of Essex, for 40 m. Robert de Turville for 10 m. Hugh of Windsor for 10 m. John de Beauchamp for 20 m. … Geoffrey de Lucy for 20 m. Eustace de Greinville for 10 m. Richard de Redvers for 20 m. Henry son of Reginald for 10 m. Hugh de St. Philibert for 10 m. John son of Richard for 10 m. (S) FRsHIII.

1226, Consimiles literas habent subscripti: … Hugo de Sancto Phileberto, qui est in insula de Gerese, sub eadem forma. (S) CPRs.

1226, Hugo de Sancto Phileberto, Custos de Jersey. (S) Caesarea: or An Account of Jersey, Durell, 1837, P135. [Hugh made governor of the Isle of Jersey.]

1230, … De W. Talebot, H. de Sancto Phileberto, et … Rex omibus … (S) CPRs.

1231, Mandatum … Hugo de Sancto Phileberto ei liberavit custodiendos in reditu suo de Britannia … (S) CCRs.

1242, Hugo de Sancto Phileberto redd. Comp. de … (S) The Great Roll of the Pipe for the 26th Year, P68.

5/8/1244, Hugh was concerned with Robert Rastel in a Fine dealing with Lantonnan in Cornwall.

By 1248, Hugh died: Hugo de Sancto Phileberto. Inq. P. m. Hugo filius dicti Hugonis propinquior haeres ujus, et hatet aetatem viginti quantuor annoru. (S) Calendarium Genealogicum, 1865, P21.

6/15/1249: IPM: Hugh, his son, aged 24, is his heir. Berks. Creswelle town, a certain land (extent given) held in chief of the king, whence his ancestors sometime served de la Huse. (S) CIsPM, V1, Henry III, 1904.

(S) Notes and Queries, V10, 1908.

Child of Hugh and Albreda:

i. Hugh de Sancto Phileberto (8443464), born 1225 in England.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

G25: 16886888

16886888. Baldwin de Drayton & 16886889. Idonia de Gimiles

1223, Baldwin born in England, s/o 33773776. Sir Henry de Drayton & 33773777. Ivetta de Bourdon.

Idonia born in England, d/o §Robert de Gimiles.

1253, Baldwin’s father died.

8/26/1253, Sir Baldwin de Drayton, of Drayton, son of Sir Heney de Drayton, aged 30, did homage, and a mandate was issued to the King's escheator to receive of Baldwin de Drayton security for 100£. for his relief, to which Eleanor, the Queen, was witness. (S) Americana, V36, 1942, P711.

8/4/1258, Mandate … ordinance … parliament of Oxford … to four knights of each county … Baldwin de Drayton } Huntingdon … (S) CPRs.

1259, Baldwin de Drayton married Idonia de Gimiles, acquiring Botolph Bridge manor. (S) UKNA.

4/1264, Baldwin at the battle of Northampton fighting against King Henry III. (S) Family & Dynasty in Late Medieval England, Eales, 2003, P50.

5/14/1264, Baldwin captured at the Battle of Lewes.

6/4/1264, Whereas peace has been made … all prisoners taken in the conflict at Northampton, … shall be brought to the king in London, … to come without horses and arms to treat with the king … in order that exchange may be made of the said prisoners for prisoners taken at Lewes or the prisoners released on sufficient mainprise … Roger de Clefford to bring [prisoners] William de Eyvill, Henry de Penebreg, Baldwin de Drayton. (S) CPRs.

12/18/1264, John fitz Alan, Reginald de Waterville, Simon de Waterville, Baldwin de Drayton’ and John de Vere … lately remained in the vill of Northampton in hostile manner, the king, by the counsel of his magnates staying with him, orders, firmly enjoining him, to take into the king’s hand without delay all lands and tenements and all goods of the king’s aforesaid adversaries … (S) FRsHIII.

8/6/1266, Safe conduct until Nativity of the Blessed Mary, for Baldwin de Drayton coming to the king’s court to treat for peace ; provided that he stand his trial … (S) CPRs.

Bef. 8/27/1266, Idonia’s father died; her brother Robert the heir.

11/22/1266 at Kenilworth, Pardon to … Baldwin de Drayton … and their proper households, whom Warin de Bassingburn has received into the king’s peace, … condition that they stand to his award by twelve prelates or other magnates, … behave faithfully henceforward. (S) CPRs.

9/13/1270, Baldwin de Drayton’ gives half a mark for an assize to be taken before Gilbert of Preston. Order to the sheriff of Northamptonshire. (S) FRsHIII.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

1275, Bridgnorth ; commission of gaol delivery … Baldwin de Drayton, … (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P43.

1276, Irthingborough, Northt. ; … assise arrainged by Roger de Fecamp against Baldwin de Drayton, … (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P215. [Same year an assize in Marham, Notts.]

Bef. 6/10/1278, Baldwin died, seized of Drayton, and of Botolph Bridge in Huntingdonshire in right of his wife, son John, age 24 and more, his heir. (S) CIsPM. [Botilbruge, Huntingdon, held of Robert de Gymeles.]

(S) A History of the County of Northampton, V3, 1930, P237.

Child of Baldwin and Idonia:

i. John de Drayton (8443444), born 1254 in England.

G25: 16886880

16886880. Lord John de Greene

~1230, John born in England, heir & s/o Walter de Greene, s/o Alexander de Greene.

Aft. 1261, John’s father died.

John, 3rd Lord de Greene de Boketon.

8/19/1270 from Dover, King Edward and wife Eleanor left on the 8th crusade with a large English army.

1270-1, Sir John on crusade in the holy lands where he died.

(S) New England Families, Cutter, 1915, P223.

Family notes:

·         1236, Walter de Grene, Walter, 2nd Lord de Greene de Boketon, listed on the rolls of King Henry III.

·         Alexander de Greene a knight of the King’s court. 1202, King John bestowed the lands of Boketon, Northamptonshire on Alexander.

Child of John and ?:

i. Thomas de Greene (8443440), born ~1265 in England.

Sunday, September 18, 2011

G25: 16886864 Lyuns-Napton

16886864. Sir Roger de Lyuns & 16886865. Joanna de Napton

Joan born in England, d/o §Adam de Napton of Warwick.

Roger married Joan.

Adam de Napton gave in Plumpton 44a. arable in demesne, 2.5 a. meadow, 2a. wood within the forest, rents of assize of freemen 6.5d, of villeins 27s, and of cottagers 2s 11.5d held without service of Adam de Napton, who gave the same to Roger de Lyuns with the said Joan his daughter in free marriage, … (S) CIsPM of Joan.

1249, Roger de Syons of Warkworth a potential juror in a land dispute case. (S) The Origns of English Gentry, Coss, 2005, P208.

1250, Roger de Leonibus impleaded Ralph de Birston for 2 parts of a fee in Burston. (S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, Blomefield, 1775, P909.

12/26/1252, Exemption, for life, of Roger de Lyuns from being put on assizes, juries or recognitions. (S) CPRs.

12/24/1257, Norfolk. Roger de Lyuns gives one mark for a writ ad terminum. (S) FRsHIII.

Aft. 8/4/1258, Joanna’s father died.

11/2/1259, Norfolk. Roger de Lyuns gives half a mark for a writ ad terminum. (S) FRsHIII.

1260, Agreement between Walter Pompes, etc., on the one part, and William Purkell on the other. Witnesses Richard de Lyuns, son of Lord Roger Lyuns, Gerard de Lyuns, Richard de Lyuns. Nicholas de Lyuns et al. (S) Lyons Memorial, V3.

1261, Roger de Lyuns gives the king ten gold bezants for having respite from his knighting, which he has paid to P. Chaceporc and is quit. (S) FRsHIII.

7/17/1268, Whereas the king’s clerks … Guy de Taunton, and Roger de Lyuns to tax ecclesistical benefices [and] temporalities of archbishops … diocese of Bath and Wells, … 10£ for their expenses … (S) CPRs. [Multiple records in 1268 on this appointment.]

1/7/1269, … delivered … by the hand of Roger de Lyuns of 154£ of the tenth … (S) CPRs.

1/12/1269, Mandate to … to pay … to Roger de Lyuns 100s for a horse lost in the king’s service about the taxation … (S) CPRs.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

1273, Roger de Lyons held land in co. Wilts. (S) A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames, Bardsley, 1901, P503.

Roger de Leone died.

1276, Joan died; Richard de Lyuns her son, aged 30, is her next heir. (S) CIsPM.

(S) Lyon Memorial, Lyons, 1905, P435.

Family notes:

·         1330, Dispensation from the prior and brothers of St. Augustine of Northampton to John [de Lyons] and wife Alice [de St. Liz] for the souls of ancestors: John and wife Margerie [parents], Richard and wife Emma [grandparents], Roger de Lions [great grandfather].

Child of Roger and Joanna:

i. Richard de Leons (8443432), born 1246 in England.