15211380. Sir Robert Erpingham
~1290, Robert born in England, s/o 30422760. John de Erpingham & 30422761. Beatrix de Reppes.
Robert’s father died.
1324, Robert in possession of Erpingham manor.
4/6/1324, Robert de Erpyngham, knight, acknowledges that he owes the abbot of St. Albans 40 marks. CCRs.
12/26/1325, Commission to array all the men, appoint deputies, and see that beacons be erected … John Haward, Robert de Erpyngham, John Curzon } Norfolk. (S) CPRs.
9/2/1326, Mandate to John Haward, Robert de Erpyngham, John Curzon, arrayers in Norfolk, to select 500 menand lead them to Erewell, co. Suffolk, … to stay there at the king’s wages. (S) CPRs.
6/3/1335, Writ for payment to Robert de Erpyngham, knight of the shire of Norfolk, for expenses on coming to parliament at York. (S) CCRs.
1336, Creditor: Sir Robert de Erpingham [held half a fee in Wickmere and in Erpingham, South-Erpingham Hundred, Norfolk], knight. Amount: £14. (S) UKNA. [3 similar loans made in 1336-7].
10/1/1337, Protection with clause volumus, … going with Robert de Ufford, earl of Suffolk, beyond the seas on the king’s service … Robert de Erpyngham. … (S) CPRs.
5/10/1341, Exemption, for life, of Robert de Erpyngham from being put on assizes, juries or recognizes, … mayor, sheriff, coroner, … against his will. (S) CPRs.
7/20/1344, Commission of peace, … statutes of Winchester and Northampton, to John Howard, Robert de Erpyngham, … in the county of Norfolk. (S) CPRs.
1345, Sir Robert paid aid towards making the king’s eldest son a knight.
8/26/1346, Robert and his son John at the battle of Crecy in the retinue of Robert de Ufford, earl of Suffolk.
9/20/1346 at Calais, Pardon for good service in the war of France … Robert de Erpyngham, ‘chivaler,’ by K. and testimony of the earl of Suffolk. (S) CPRs.
1346 at Calais, Pardon for good service … Robert de Erpyngham, chivaler, on the testimony of the Earl of Suffolk. (S) Crecy and Calais.
10/3/1350, John de Ratilsden, going on pilgrimage, nominating Robert de Erpyngham, chivaler, … (S) CPRs.
6/11/1351, Robert de Erpyngham a keeper of all ports and of the sea shore and of all maritime land of Norfolk. (S) CCRs.
6/24/1351, Commission of oyer and terminer to …, Robert de Erpyngham, ' chivaler,'… (S) CPRs.
7/21/1352, Quitclaim by John Bardolph lord of Wormegay, …, Robert de Erpingham, … messuage in Lynn called Berrystede.
10/3/1352, Robert de Erpyngham, 'chivaler,' had letters of protection for going beyond the seas.
5/14/1356, Grant by Sir William de Calthorp, knight, … Witnesses: - Sir Robert de Erpyingham, … (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds.
1357, Robert witnessed a grant of custody of the minor Thomas de Reppes.
7/8/1357, Commission … to make inquisition in the county of Norfolk … that … and Robert de Erpyngham, lately appointed by the king's commission to select in that county 100 archers to be brought to him at his summons and their under-arrayers and ministers exceeding the commission levied divers sums for bows and arrows and for the clothing of the archers, which they had not power to do, and detained the money in their own hands.
4/1/1360, Commission to John Bardolf of Wirmegeye, …, Robert de Erpyngham, … and Hamo Lestraunge, arrayers of men at arms and archers in the county ofNorfolk, … commanded them to go in person with as many men at arms, armed men and archers … ordained to go upon the sea for the defence of the realm towards the north, with the said Robert … in those ships on the king's service, … Robert and John frivolously refused to be intendant to them, to go in the ships or to deliver any men of their array.
1367, Indenture … Oliver de Calthorp, knight, demised to Ralph Burgeys, parson of Lesyngham, … Witnesses:—Robert de Erpingham, John de Erpyngham, knight, and … (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancient Deeds, V6, 1915.
3/8/1370, Robert and son John, knights, in a deed of Isabel de Stockport. (S) East Cheshire, Earwaker, 1877, P341.
By 8/1/1370, father Robert and son John both deceased.
Child of Robert and ?:
i. John Erpingham (7605690), born ~1325 in