Saturday, November 5, 2011

G25: 23634640

23634640. Paulinus Peyver

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

Paulinus married a sister of Sir John Bidun, of Lavendon, Bucks. (S) The Gentleman’s Magazine, V91, 1821, P453.

1234, Composition concerning Wadlow and Chalton lands with Paulin Piper. (S) Annales Monastici, V3, 1866, P-XLIV.

11/18/1238, Grant to Paulinus Peyvre, for life, that he be quit, in his demesne lands, of suit of the counties and hundred, and that he not be put upon assisex, recognitions or juries. (S) CChRs.

6/10/1239, Paulinus Peyvre has made fine by 20 m. for having custody of the land and heirs of Ralph de Mora, who held from the king in chief, until the full age of the same heirs, with their marriage. (S) FRsHIII.

8/4/1239, Thomas Bukerel gives 40s. for having the record of an assize of mort d’ancestor … land with appurtenances in Chatham . The pledges are Paulinus Peyvre for 20s. and Reiner of Bungay for 20s. (S) FRsHIII.

1240, Paulin Peyvere a witness of letters patent where by William de Bello Campo made a grant to the church of St. Mary of Woborn. (S) CChRs.

6/15/1240, The king has given respite, … to the prior of Winchester from the 130 m. which the king lent him by the hands of Paulinus Peyvre and Thomas of Newark from the issues of the bishopric of Winchester. (S) FRsHIII.

1/2/1241, Grant to the K.’s citizens of Cork … Witnesses, … Bertram de Cryoul, Roger de Montalt, Robert de Mucegros, Paulinus Peyvre, John de Plessetis, ….

5/22/1241, Paulinus witnessed a grant of Henry III of a fair at Stanes. (S) CChRs.

1241, Paulinus, “late Sheriff of Buk.” (S) The History and Antiquities of the Exchequer, 1711, P668.

8/22/1241, The king has pardoned to Nicholas de Wavendon , who is in his prison at Aylesbury, the suit of his peace that would belong to him for the death of Walter Bacon , of which he has been accused. Because Nicholas has found the king pledges, namely Paulinus Peyvre and Henry of North Wood. (S) FRsHIII.

8/23/1241, Chester. The king has committed the manors of Lilley and Willian to Paulinus Peyvre to hold from the king at farm for five full years. (S) FRsHIII.

12/10/1241, The king has granted the corn of Lilley and Willian to Paulinus Peyvre just as it has been valued by the sheriff of Hertfordshire, namely for £7 21d. (S) FRsHIII.

1/25/1242, The king to Paulin Peyvere and J. de Gatesdene, keepers of the bishoprick of Winchester. We command you to complete without delay the works of the new gateway, … new bridge, … turrets … and cover them with lead : … and cause the ditch there to be prepared and flooded; … cover our queen's chapel … roof the great wardrobe with its pent-houses with shingle. Also pave the whole of our hall, and paint the roof of our demesne chamber with the Old and New Testament, with gilt bosses , and renew the other paintings. And make a tablet to be put before the altar of St. Thomas the Martyr in our chapel. And make two glass windows, to shut and open, in our chamber opposite our bed: and pull down the mantel of the chimney in our queen's chamber and afterwards enlarge it. (S) Liberate Roll of Henry III.

4/7/1242, Protection for the following so long as they are on the king’s service beyond seas … Paulinus Peyvre … (S) CPRs.

7/1242, Paulinus a member of the army of King Henry III in France at war with King Louis IX. The 2 armies met at the battles of Taillebourgh [6/19] and Saintes, with the superior sized French force winning.

8/28/1242, Appointment of William de Cantilupo the younger, John de Gray, Philip Basset, and Paulinus Peyvre as constables and leaders of the knights crossing this time to Poitou by order of the king. (S) CPRs.

12/12/1242 at Bordeaux, France, Charter, granting to William de Insula, … Witnesses:- William Longespee, Jon son of Geoffrey, Hugh de Vivona, John de Grey, Robert Tresgoz, John de Plesseto, Paulinus Peyvre, … (S) CPRs.

11/14/1243, Gift to Paulinus Peyvre, and his heirs, of the manors of Linlegh and Wylyes, late of Robert Malet, a Norman, … (S) CChRs.

1244, Paulin Piper and John Mansell were appointed by the king to be his primary counselors. (S) The Constitutional History of England, Stubbs, 2009, P257.

6/10/1244, Paulinus Peivre a witness to a grant to Christian bishop of Emly. (S) Calendar of Documents, Relating to Ireland, 1875, P398.

1244, Palinus Peivre, senescallus regie sue, Paris. (S) Simon de Montfort, 1976, P112, [in French.]

7/5/1245, Paulinus witnessed a confirmation of a charter of Roger de Leyburne to Sir Geoffrey le Despenser. (S)  CChRs.

3/23/1246, Grant to Paulinus Peyvre, for 1000 marks, of the custody, during the minority of the heirs, of all the lands late of Ralph de Sancto Amando, both in Ireland and England, with the custody and marriage of the heirs. (S) CPRs.

7/16/1247, Paulinus Peyvere a witness of the grant of a market at Peter de Sabaudia’s manor of Grenested. (S) The History of East Grenstead, Hills, 1906.

7/21/1247, The king … the abbey of Aberkonay … to be quit of toll, passage, … Witnesses:- R. earl of Cornwall, the king’s brother, … Paulinus Peuvre, Robert de Muscegros, … (S) CPRs.

12/24/1247, Gift to Paulinus Peyvre, and his heirs, of all the land in Chilton and Stanburn which Eustace de Greinvill, lord of Greinvill, sometime held, … (S) CChRs.

2/28/1249, Grant to Paulinus Peyvre, and his heirs, licence to hunt the hare, the fox and the cat in all the king’s forests in England … (S) CChRs.

5/30/1249, Paulinus Peyver granted a market and fair at the manor of Lavendon, Buckinghamshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

9/12/1249, Paulinus Peyvre, for 100 marks, granted the marriage of the son and heir of Thurstan le Despenser. (S) The Manors and Advowson of Great Rollright, 1927, P72.

9/1249, Stewards Ralph fitz Nicholas, John de Lexington, Paulinus Peyvre, Henry Bracton and Jeremy de Caxton members of the court of Coram Rege, with Henry of Bath the senior justice. (S) Curia Regis Rolls.

1249-51, William de Pleshey, chamberlain of London, and Arnold Gerauden to Bertram Crioll and Paulinus Peyvere, stewards of the household: certificate of prise of wine at Sandwich, Kent. (S) UKNA.

9/5/1250 at Evesham, Paulinus witnessed a grant of a fair at Westminster. (S)  CChRs.

11/3/1250, Paulinus Peyver granted a market and fair at Toddington, Bedfordshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

1251, Sir Paulin Peyver or Piper, a steward of Henry III, died holding numerous knight’s fees. (S) From memory to Written Record, Clanchy, P228. [Matthew Paris wrote an obit of Paulin Pever describing him as “a literate knight.”]

(S) Norfolk Archaeology, V4, 1855, P16.

Family notes:

·         Paulin Piper, one of the king’s closet courtiers, composed some lines of poetry in honor of St. George.

·         Paulin Peyvere, Steward to Henry III., who had there [Toddington] built a "seat with such palace-like grandeur, such a chapel, such lodgings, with other houses of stone covered with lead, and surrounded it with such avenues and parks, that it raised an astonishment in the beholders.”

·         Paulinus Pever, steward of the household of Henry III, described by Matthew Paris as an “insatiable buyer of lands.” (S) Mortmain Legislation and the English Church, Raban, 1982, P150.

·         5/30/1275, “Order to respite until the coming of age of the heir [of Paulinus Peyver] of John Peyvere, tenant in chief of the late King, the demand for 80£. for the debts of Paulinus Peyvere …” (S) CCRs. (S) CIsPM.

Children of Paulinus and ?:

i. John Peyver, born ? in England.

ii. William Peyver (11817320), born ~1230 in England.