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Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Lord John de Marmion & Lady Maud de Furnival

23640110. Lord John de Marmion & 23640111. Lady Maud de Furnival

By 1292, John born in England, s/o 47280220. Sir John Marmion.

~1295, Maud born in England, d/o 47280222. Thomas de Furnival & 47280223. Joan le Despenser.

7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.


John 1st married Elizabeth ?.

1312, John (47280220) gave the manor of Quenton, Gloucester, to John his son and Elizabeth his wife and their heirs. (S) IPM of John, 5/17/1322.

10/16/1313, Pardon to Thomas, earl of Lancaster, and his adherents, … death of Peter de Gavaston, … The like, word for word, to the under-mentioned persons, adherents of Thomas … John Marmyon, the younger. (S) CPRs.

2/8/1314, Commission of oyer and terminer to Henry le Scrope … on complaint by the abbot of Fountains that John Marmyon the elder, John Marmyon the younger, … with many others, felled his trees growing at Aldeburgh, co. York, … (S) CPRs.

Elizabeth died.

[––John & Maud––]

~1314, John married to Maud.

3/10/1322, King Edward at the defeat of the forces of Earl Thomas of Lancaster at the river Trent.

3/14/1322, Protection … John de Marmyon, the younger, staying with the king on his service. (S) CPRs.

3/16/1322, Battle of Boroughbridge in Yorkshire. Thomas, Earl of Lancaster and the Marcher Lords, against King Edward II and the Dispensers. The rebel forces of about 700 knights and men-at-arms, against about 4,000 in the royal forces. An effective use of longbow against calvary. [Rebeling barons lost and retreated to Tutbury castle.]

Bef. 5/7/1322, John’s father died, John, age 30. (S) CIsPM.

8/5/1322, Protection … John de Britannia, earl of Richmond, going with the king to Scotland, … going with the said earl … John Marmyon. (S) CPRs.

10/14/1322, King Edward at the losing Battle of Byland, 20 miles north of York, against Robert Bruce, King of Scotland. [This defeat compelled King Edward to recognize Scottish independence.]

3/11/1323, Commission to array all fencible men … to muster … if the Scots should invade … or otherwise to come to the king with victuals for 3 weeks … John Marmyon and Thomas Coleville to muster at York the levy of Richmundshire. (S) CPRs. [No action in Scotland.]

5/30/1326, Anthony de Lucy acknowledges that he owes to John Marmyon 400 marks. (S) CCRs.

12/3/1326, Johanni Marmyoun 1st summoned by writ to parliament.

2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.

7/1327, John served in a large army attacking Scotland with little success in torrential rains.

1327, John and his wife Maud a settlement in tail male of the manors of Tanfield and Carthorpe.

9/10/1327, Commission of oyer and terminer to John Marmyon, Henry le Scrope, … touching indictments of persons … county of York, … (S) CPRs.

5/25/1329, Protection without clauses, for 3 years, for John de Marmion, going on pilgrimage to the Holy Land. (S) CPRs.

10/11/1331, Commission … complaint by John Marmyon that while he was under the king’s protection, certain persons broke his park at Tanfeld, co. York, hunted therein and carried away his deer. (S) CPRs.

9/13/1332, John Marmyoun a mainpernor for William Marmyoun who had been imprisoned for receiving and harboring felons. (S) CCRs.

10/20/1332, Commission of oyer … to William fitz Waryn, John Marmyon, … trespasse in the queen’s parks of La Haye, … (S) CPRs.

1/20/1333, John granted a market and fair at Winteringham, Lincolnshire. (S) Gaz. of Markets and Fairs.

5/18/1333, Thomas de Beltoft acknowledges that he owes to John Marmyon, knight, £20. (S) CCRs.

4/1/1335, John summoned to parliament.

4/30/1335, John, Knt., 2nd Lord Marmion, died.


1338, Lutton manor settled on Robert son of John Marmyon, chevalier, reversion to Maud widow of John Marmion, Joan (11820055) wife of John Bernak, and Avice (15211429) wife of John de Grey. (S) Victoria Hist. of the Co. of Northampton, V2, 1906, P584.

11/11/1342, Simon de Wintryngham, chaplain, grant a third of the manor of Willingham to Maud, widow of John Marmyon, Lady Maud, for life, remainders to lord John Gray of Rotherfield and Avice his wife. (S) CIsPM, 1/22/1248 of Elizabeth, widow of Henry Fitz Hugh, knight.

1343, Maud, widow of John Marmyoun, chivaler, caused a settlement of the manors of West Tanfield, East Tanfield, … (S) Complete Peerage.

11/18/1348, Maud, widow of Sir John Marmion, granted by Edward III a Royal licence to crenellate Westcanfeld. (S) CPRs.

Maud died.

(S) A Gen. History of the Dormant, Burke, P356. (S) IPM of Elizabeth Grey (3802857), 12/30/1427.

Family notes:

·         The church of West Tanfield in 1729 had effigies, heraldry, tombs, and glass images of the Marmion, Grey, Despenser and Fitz Hugh families.

Child of John and Elizabeth:

i. Robert Marmion, born 1313 in England.

1335, Robert de Marmion, Avice’s brother, being infirm, married Avice to John de Grey on condition that upon settling the reversion of all his lands on John and Avice in tail the issue of her marriage should take the name of Marmion. (S) Archaeologia, V47, Pt1, 1882, P183.

1360, Robert died, his sisters coheirs.

Children of John and Maud:

i. Joan Marmion (11820055), born ~1315 in England.

ii. Avice Marmion (15211429), born ~1320 in England.