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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Baron Henry Lovel & Eva ?

19962416. Baron Henry Lovel & 19962416. Eva ?.

~1215, Henry Luvel born in England, s/o 39924832. Richard Lovel.

~1215, Eva born in England.

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.

By 1233, Henry married Eva.

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) Cal. 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 4 years, of all his land and tenement in Warwe. Witnesses:—Sirs William de Monte Acuto, Henry Luvel, and Martin de Leye, and others. (S) Ancient Deeds, V3, 1900, A.5397.

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.]


9/5/1263, Writ to escheator of co. Somerset about Henry Luvel. Richard his son, aged 28, is his heir. Somerset: Kary manor held of the king in chief for a whole barony by service of finding 2 knights in the army with the king at his own charge for 40 days. (S) CIsPM.

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 (fl.1246-66), queen’s cook and king’s serjeant, of Berkshire, in the records of this time. (S) CPRs.

Children of Henry and Eva:

i. Richard Lovel, born 1234 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.

1263-4, Richard died leaving his brother Henry as heir.

10/3/1264, IPM of Richard Luvel alias Lowel, Lovel. Hugh [Henry] Lowel, his brother, is his heir, and of full age. Somerset: Kari Lowel barony, tenure unspecified, whereof Lady Eva Lovel is dowered of ⅓ part and more. (S) CIsPM.

ii. Henry Lovel (9981208), born ~1236 in England.

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.