Thursday, October 20, 2011

G25: 19989772 Marmion

19989772. Sir Robert de Marmion & 19989773. Juliane de Vassy

~1170, Robert, the elder, born in Fontenay, Normandy, France, s/o 39979544. Robert de Marmion & 39979545. Matilda de Beauchamp.

~1190, Julianna born in Normandy, France, d/o §Philip de Vassy.

9/18/1180, Philip Augustus succeeded as King of France.

11/3/1189, Richard I crowned king of England.

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

7/16/1200, King John confirmed to Robert [junior], son of Robert Marmyon, which Robert Marmyon his father and Robert Marmyon his brother, had made to him of the land of Wintringham.

Robert lived in Fontenay, Normandy, France as a vassal to King Philip.

6/6/1210, King John launched successful attacks in Ireland with 700 ships. Robert’s retinue had 3 knights [of his 25 fees held.] (S) Studies in Taxation, Mitchell, 1914, P97.

1214, Robert with King John unsuccessfully invaded France trying to recover lands. King John led an expedition against Poitou.

1214, King Philip and King John agreed to a 6-year truce at Chinon.

10/1214, King John returned to England.

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

Bef. 5/11/1218, Robert’s father died.

5/15/1218, Order to the sheriff of Leicestershire and Warwickshire that, having accepted security from Robert Marmion junior … fine of 500 m. … he is to cause him to have full seisin of all lands within his bailiwick formerly of Robert, his father, … If by chance before the lands are together in the aforesaid manner, his brother, Robert senior, shall come to the king’s peace, so that he recovers the lands formerly of their father in England, of which he was vested on the day he died, Robert senior is to render to Robert junior as much of the aforesaid fine as he will have paid to the king before he recovers the lands, …. (S) FRsHIII.

1220, Philippa, Robert’s step mother, brought a writ of assize aginst him for dower associated with Tamworth.

11/20/1220, Robert returned to England and obtained lands left to him by his father.

8/29/1222, Adam Blund of London gives the king one mark for having a precipe against Robert Marmion, concerning 22½ m. (S) FRsHIII.

1224, Robert returned to Normandy.

1226, Robert and Juliana confirmed to the abbey of Aunay two gerbs of the tythe of Vassy, which Philip de Vassy, her father had formerly given.

7/27/1233, Robert Marmiun, first born son of Robert Marmiun, conveying to P. bishop of Winchester, … all his land in England … with the custody and marrige of Philip Marmiun, his son and heir, to hold for seven years, … S. de Sedgrave, justiciar of England, … Sir Amaury de Sancto Amando, … (S) CChRs.

9/2/1234, Prohibition … tournament at Northampton … [and also at Cantebrig] … neither to got to that tournament or any other without the king’s licence, nor to permit others to tourney on pain of their bodies and tenements. … Robert Marmiun. (S) CPRs.

1235-6, Robert Marmiun held fees in Stok Marmion and Quinton. (S) The Place-Names of Oxfordshire, V1.

1236, Robert and Juliana exempted the monks of the abbey of Aunay from customs and tolls in Bretteville-sur-Laize and Vassy.

Bef. 1238, Robert’s younger half-brother Robert died. [His half-brother William Marmion, clerk, gave parcels of land for the souls of his father and mother, and his brother Robert Marmion junior.]

1241, Robert, knight, lord of Fontenay gave a charter to the abbey of Barberie.

Bef. 1243, Robert died.

(S) Dictionary of National Biography, P190. (S) Magni Rotuli Scaccarii Normanniae, V2, 1844.

Family notes:

·         1195, Philip de Vassy noted as a debtor in the bailiwick of Le Passeis for 31 marks, 12s, 8d sterling of the fine of Hugh de Couterne.

·         1198, Philip succeeded to his lands in Vassy.

·         1213 at Rouen, France, Philip de Vassy a member of the commission to divide the inheritance of Richard d’Argences among his 3 daughter and their husbands.

·         1213, Philip de Vassy granted land to the parish of Sainte-Marie-de-la-Haie d’Aigullon on the foundation of an abbey by Jordan, bishop of Bayeux. (S) The Battle Abbey Roll, V1, P9.

·         1220, Philip held Vassy by 2 knights’ fees.

Child of Robert and Juliane:

i. Philip de Marmion (9994886), born 1218 in England.