~1190, Roger born in England, s/o 47268616. Reginald Gernet,
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
Bef. 1220, Roger’s father died. (S) Lancashire Inquests, Extents, and Feudal Aids, Farrer, 1903, P188.
1220, "Vitalis Engaun et Rogerus Gernet" against "Willelmum de Cantelupo et Maziliam uxorem eius". (S) FMG.
1223, Viel Engaine secured the rest of the manor of Upminster from William de Cauntelo and Roger Gernet.
1224-25, Roger Gernet rendered account of 1 mark for leave to concord. Quit.
1/20/1225, William Gernet, plaintiff, and Roger Gernet, whom William le Vilein and Cecily his wife called to warrant, respecting Cecily’s dower of the manor of Fischwic … which manor William claimed against William and Cecily, and which Roger warranted them. William Gernet quit-claimed … (S) Record Society, V39, 1899, P46.
1226, De protectione. – Rogerus Gernet habet literas de protectione, … (S) CPRs.
1226-27, Roger Gernet rendered account of 16 marks for false oath.
3/17/1227, The king has granted to the lepers of St. Leonard’s, Lancaster, that they may take brush in the king’s forest of Loudscales for their fires and timber for their own buildings, and that they may have their beasts and cattle in the same forest quit … Order to Roger Gernet to permit … (S) FRsHIII.
2/23/1228, Roger Gernet gives 10 m. for having the king’s charter concerning custody of the forest of the county of Lancaster. (S) FRsHIII.
1/27/1229, Order to the sheriff of Lancaster that, having taken with him Roger Gernet and Geoffrey Crossbowman, he is to cause all of the king’s thanes (theinis) of his county to be tallaged in their presence. (S) FRsHIII.
12/29/1229, Roger Gernet assigned as a justice of assize in Shireburn. (S) CPRs.
1231, Roger Gernet assigned as a justice of assize of novel dissesin in Lancaster. (S) CPRs.
9/7/1232, Roger Gernet assigned as a justice of assize in Faversham.
1/3/1233, The king has granted to Roger Gernet, forester of the fee of the county of Lancaster , the custody of Wyresdale, Grizedale and Calderdale, to have in the same manner that he had them before the king granted it to H. de Burgh , in order to keep the vert and venison and the other things that pertain to the king’s forest , saving to the king his vaccaries and stock that he has in those parts. (S) FRsHIII.
1233-34, Roger heir to his brother William.
8/6/1235, Concerning tallaging the king’s demesne lands. … Lancaster William Blundel. Roger Gernet. (S) FRsHIII.
4/8/1241, Placita coram Domino Rege: Vitalis Engayne (9994980) s/o Richard (19989960), s/o Margaret fitz Urse (39979921), d/o Richard fitz Urse (79959842) & Matilda de Bollers (79959843), d/o Baldwin de Bollers (159919686), to whom Henry I gave the Honor of Montgomery with Sebilla de la Maleyse (159919687), relation of the King. Vitalis Engayne (9994980) and Roger Gernet (23634308) claim the Honor of Montgomery, as descendants of the first wife of Baldwin de Buller, living temp. Henry I. Giles de Erdington claimed it on account of a grant made to his father Thomas by Stephen de Stanton, a descendent of Baldwin by a second wife. William de Cantilupe derived his claim from Reginald Gernet (47268616), one of the co-heirs. (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V4, 1883, P91.
10/1242, Order to the barons of the Exchequer to place in respite the demand that they make from Roger Gernet for the arrears of the farm of the forest of Lancaster. (S) FRsHIII.
5/8/1244, Order to the barons of the Exchequer to place in respite the demand for £12 which they make by summons of the Exchequer from Roger Gernet for the farm of the forest of Lancaster. (S) FRsHIII.
11/10/1248, The king has granted to Roger Gernet that, of the £144 which he owes him for the arrears of his farm of £12, he may render … (S) FRsHIII.
Bef. 11/2/1251, Roger of Halton, Lancashire, died holding 21.5 curates of land; son Benedict his heir; Margaret his widow.
4/11/1252, IPM of Roger Gernet: Benedict Gernet is his heir, of full age. … Halton town … widow Margaret holds 16a. … Lady Cecily de Mascy, sometime the wife of William Gernet, brother of the said Sir Roger, has a third part (in dower). (S) CIsPM.
(S) Lancashire Inquests, Extents, and Feudal Aids, Farrer, 1903, P188. (S) Lancashire Assize Rolls, P2, 1905.
· 1206, A Benedict Gernet died seised of the serjeanty of the forest of Lancaster.
· A Roger Gernet and Quenild his wife were in early records of this time [e.g. 1235]. They had no children. There is also a Roger Gernet with wife Joan in 1248 in Lincolnshire.
Child of Roger and Margaret:
i. Benedict Gernet (11817154), born ~1225 in England.