Wednesday, September 21, 2011
~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.
· Joel de Vautorte also appears in records again starting in 1238; likely a descendant.
(S) Virginia Cousins, Goode, 1887, P460.