Saturday, November 5, 2011

G25: 23634592

23634592. Giles de Wachesham & 23634593. Margery ?

~1200, Giles born in England, s/o §Osbert de Wachesham & Isabella ?.

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

1227, Blomevile manor was conveyed by Giles de Wachesham to Alan de Creping, who was to hold it at half a fee of the said Giles and his heirs.

4/1230, Giles going overseas in service of the king with Richard de Argentein.

1232 Giles de Wachesham (Wathisham) and Margery his wife conveyed a carucate of land in Colne to Ralf de Berford and Isabel his wife as dower of Isabel.

Margery died.

1234, Giles witnessed a grant of Theobald  son of Will. De Leyston.

3/17/1235, The king has taken the homage of Giles of Waxham, son and heir of Isabella of Waxham , for one knight’s fee and the fourth part of a knight’s fee with appurtenances that Isabella, his mother, held from the king in chief in Suffolk and that fall to Giles by hereditary right. Order to the sheriff of Suffolk that, having accepted security from Giles for rendering £6 5s. to the king for his relief of the aforesaid fees with appurtenances, of which Isabella was seised on the day she died, he is to cause him to have full seisin, as aforesaid. (S) FRsHIII.

Giles married 2nd Elizabeth ?.

1235 Giles de Wachesham did homage for the lands of his mother Isabel. The manor of Colne was held in fee of the Argenteins by the Wacheshams of Wattisham and Stanstead in Suffolk, by a rent of 4s. a year.

5/7/1243, Giles de Wachesham held two fees of Hugh d’Albini, recently deceased. (S) History and Antiquities of Castle Rising, Taylor, 1850, P28.

1247, Son Giles given Marlingford by Giles.

1268, Giles died; Elizabeth surviving; son Giles age 40.

1268, Giles de Wechesham alias de Wachesham, de Wachisham (Wattisham): [Norfolk]: Marlingford manor; [Suffolk]: Wortham manor, Wattisham manor, Stanstead manor, Wortham manor (assignment of dower). (S) UKNA, IPM.

(S) Colne, A History of the County of Huntingdon: V2, 1932. (S) The Manors of Suffolk, Copinger, 1905, P206. (S) Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, V2, 1805.

Family notes:

·         1207, Gilbert de St. Clare released all his right in it to Osbert de Wachesham.

Child of Giles and Margery:

i. Giles de Wachesham (11817296), born 1227 in England.

Child of Giles and Elizabeth:

i. John de Wachesham, born ~1235 in England.