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Monday, September 5, 2011

G24: 15211412

15211412. John de Neville & 15211413. Maud de Percy

1329, John born in England, heir & s/o 30422824. Ralph de Neville & 30422825. Alice de Audley.

~1330, Maud born in England, d/o 30422826. Henry de Percy & 30422827. Iodine de Clifford.

10/17/1346, John a captain under his father at the battle of Neville’s Cross against the invading Scots.

10/1359, Edward, sailing from Sandwich to Calais with 1,100 ships, again invaded France, eventually taking Saint-Florentin and Tonnerre. Edward reached Paris, setting the suburbs on fire, before turning back to Brittany [Edward decided a siege of Paris was not feasible.]

1360, John knighted after he helped Sir Walter de Mauny in a skirmish at the barriers of Paris.

Bef. 1362, John married Maud.

9/1366, John, in the service of John of Gaunt, arrived in Bayonne, Gascony with 1000 archers and men at arms.

4/3/1367, John of Gaunt and his forces, having joined up with the Black Prince and his forces, and crossed the Pyrenees mountains in winter, won the battle of Najara, Spain. An estimated 16,000 soldiers died in the battle.

1367, John age 38 at the death of his father.

2/24/1368, Johanni de Nevill de Raby, summoned to parliament. (S) The Peerages of England.

1368, Maud a legatee in the will of her brother Thomas, Bishop of Norwich.

4/1369, John invested as a Knight of the Garter.

1369, John de Nevill received letters of protection to accompany John of Gaunt on his expedition to the continent. (S) Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, V19, P120.

5/30/1370, Guy de Bryane is appointed admiral from the Thames westwards, and John de Neville of Raby from the Thames northward. (S) Syllabus in English of the Documents Relating to England, 1869, P454.

1/12/1373, John’s mother died.

6/12/1373, John a member of the army of John of Gaunt, appointed Captain-Gerneral in France, who led an expedition into France. John of Gaunt lost many soldiers in the mountains of Auvergne; and most of Guienne and Gascony were lost to the French.

7/8/1373, Delivery to John de Neville, knight, lord of Raby, of seisin of the manors of Baildon and Thornton in Creaven … (S) A Descriptive Catalogue of Ancienct Deeds, 1890, P237.

9/1/1374, Whereas Ralph de Nevill, late lord of Raby, deceased, granted the manor of Houton … to Robert de Nevill, his son, in tail male, and on the death of Robert without heir male of his body John de Nevill, now lord of Raby, son and heir of the said Ralph, entered into the said manors without due process … for 100s. paid by the said John, has pardoned … granted that he may retain the premises … licence for him to grant the said manor of Houton to Robert de Knolles and Constance his wife for life, … (S) CPRs.

10/10/1374, John de Nevill, knight, lord of Raby, by letters patent of John, duke of Brittany, earl of Monford and Richemond, and Joan his wife … granted for life the office of governor of the county of Richmond. (S) CPRs, 4/22/1381.

4/1376–7/1376, During the Good Parliament, John, Steward of the Royal Household, attempting to intercede for William Latimer, exposed himself to impeachment. John ultimately was the subject of a special peitition for removal from office.

1376, John conveyed the manor of Anyho in fee to Sir John Arundel, chivaler, senior. (S) The Topographer and Genealogist, Nichols, 1858, P247.

7/13/1377, Richard II, age 10, crowned king of England.

1377, John Governor of Bamborough castle.

8/4/1377, Lord Jn. Neville of Raby summoned to the 1st parliament of Richard II.

Bef. 2/18/1378, Maud died.

6/8/1378, John de Neville of Raby granted a market and fair at Clavering, Essex and Sheriff Hutton, North Riding, Yorkshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

1379, John built Raby castle. (S) The Antiquary, V10, 1884, P109.

3/20/1380, Gilbert Umfravill, earl of Angos, Henry Percy, earl of Northumberland, John de Nevill of Raby, … to array and equip all the men in the county between the ages of 16 and 60 … to resist foreign invastion. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 10/19/1381, John married 2nd Elizabeth de Latimer, d/o William, 4th Lord Latimer. [1 son, 1 daughter]

12/14/1381, Commission … to preserve the peace, with power to arrest … to put down rebels with armed force … John, duke of Lancaster, Henry de Percy, earl of Northumberland, John de Nevill of Raby, Roger de Clifford, Ralph, baron of Greystoke and Hugh de Dacre, in the county of Cumberland. (S) CPRs.

4/26/1382, Licence for John de Nevill of Raby, knight, to enclose with a wall of stone and lime and crenellate a plot in his own ground at Shireshoton, co. York, and make a castle thereof. (S) CPRs.

3/22/1383, Grant to John de Nevill, lord of Raby, of the custody of the land and the marriage of the heir of Henry ap Griffith, knight, and Joan his wife, both deceased … (S) CPRs.

8/31/1386, John wrote his will, 500 marks shall be distributed, “inter servientes meos, viz. Armigeros, Valettos, et Garciones”. (S) Wills and Inventories Illustrative of the History, Raine, 1835, P38.

1386-7, “Grantor: John. Lord of Nevill; Grantee: Lady Alice Deyncourt, his daughter; … Grant of the wardship of the lands late of William Deyncourt, her husband; Counties: Buckinghamshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire.” (S) UKNA.

7/28/1388, Sir John de Nevill, lord Nevill of Raby, summoned to parliament. (S) The Royal Lineage of Our Nobel and Gentle Families, V1, 1883, P11.

10/17/1388, John, 3rd Lord Neville of Raby, died; buried near Maud in the South Aisle of the Nave of Durham Cathedral.

Elizabeth married 2nd Lord Robert de Willoughby.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P618. (S) Wills and Inventories Illustrative of the History, Raine, 1835, P38.

Family notes:

·         “Alesiam uxorem domini de Bayncote, Matillidem nuptam Willelmo de Scrope, Radulphus, Ydoniam, Alienoram uxorem Radulphi de Lumley, Thomam dominum de Furnival" children of "Johannem dominum de Neuille" and his wife "Matillidem filiam Henrici domini de Percy.” (S) Foundation for Medieval Genealogy.

Children of John and Maud: [2 sons, 5 daughters]

i. Ralph Neville (7605706), born 1364 in England.

ii. Alice Neville (3802837), born ~1366 in England.