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Saturday, December 3, 2011

Sir Roger de Northwode & Bona de Waltham

23640928. Sir Roger de Northwode & 23640929. Bona de Waltham

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

By 1225, Roger born in England, s/o §§Sir Stephen de Northwode & Joan ?.

~1234, Bona born in England, d/o §§Henry de Waltham & Hawise de Maris. (S) Archaeologia Cantiana, V2, 1859, P32.

2/11/1236, Order to the mayor and sheriffs of London to place in respite, until Easter, the demand for 20 m. that they make from Hawise de Maris for the debt in which Henry of Waltham, formerly her husband, was bound to the king. (S) FRsHIII.

5/20/1246, Roger, son of Stephen de Northwude, granted the hospital of lepers of St. Bartholomew, Chetham by Rochester, 40s a year from the land called Northwude in the hundred of Audeltune … Witnesses:– … Bertram de Crioll, … Sir R. de Leyburn, H. de Crevequer, … (S) CPRs, 3/5/1449.

[––Roger & Bona––]

By 1248, Roger married Bona.

1248, At the instance of Sir John de Waltham, Sir John de Cobham grants one carucate in Thurhnham to Sir Roger de Northwode and Bona his wife. (S) Archaeologia Cantiana, V2, 1859, P33.

By 1256, Roger’s father died.

1/8/1257, Roger succeeded to his father’s lands: … marsh in the Isle of Shepeye, … marsh in Upcherche, and of other manors, lands, and tenements in the county of Kent. (S) Archaeologia Cantiana, V2, 1859, P11.

6/25/1257, Enrolment of a covenant … Witnesses:– … Philip Luvel, Reynold de Cobham, … Roger de Northwode, John de Valoines, … William le Moyne, … (S) CPRs.

1/6/1258, Roger de Northwode replaced as warden of the Cinque Ports by Nicholas de Moels. (S) CPRs.

1258, Sir Roger de Northwode one of the executors of Reginald de Cobham.

8/1/1259, Appointment of Roger de Scaccario and Roger de Northwude, in place of … to hear and determine the contentions between B. archbishop of Canterbury, and Richard de Clare, earl of Gloucester and Hertford, touching the fairs of Horsemunden and Couden. (S) CPRs.

1263-64, Roger and adherent of King Henry during the Barons’ War.

9/1/1264, Commitment during pleasure … to H. bishop of London, … and Roger de Northwode of all the lands possessions and goods belonging to B. archbishop of Cantebury, … they cause the issues thereof to be collected and put in the church of Canterbury … (S) CPRs.

9/1265, Roger the steward of the archbishop of Canterbury.

8/28/1269, Commitment … charged with homicide and divers robberies before Roger de Northwod and his fellows, justices appointed to deliver the king’s goal of Canterbury, … (S) CPRs.

10/24/1270, Confirmation of a charter whereby John son of Jolland de Neville gave to Roger de Northwode son of Stephen all the manor of Sornos, co. Kent with two dowers issuing from the said manor … Roger has paid 150 marks … (S) CChRs.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

1273, Whereas the sheriff had mandate to distrain John de Cobbeham, … and Roger de Northwud, … (S) Cal. of the Plea Rolls of the Exchequer of the Jews, 1910, P105.

11/24/1275, Appointment … to make a scrutiny of the chests of the chirographers of the Jews … Roger de Northwode and some other person for Canterbury. (S) CPRs.

11/25/1275, Enrolment of grant by William Bagod … Witnesses: Sir Roger de Northwod, Sir John de Cobeham … knights … (S) CCRs.

1276, Enrolment of a deed to the bishop of Bath and Wells … witnesses being Sir Roger de Northwode, … knights, … (S) Collections for a History of Staffordshire, V11, 1908, P133.

1/14/1277, Association of … and John de Lovetot with Roger de Northwode and John de Cobham to inquire whether Roger de Leyburn in his lifetime was indebted to the Jewry. (S) CPRs.

6/20/1277, Mandate to Roger de Northwode to go in person, at his next coming into Kent, to the chest of the chirographers of the Jews of Canterbury, lately sealed with his seal, and to cause them to be opened and all the charters in it to be transcribed, and those which are quit to be delivered to the Christians who have quitted them. (S) CPRs.

6/23/1278, Mandate… to cause to be paid to … Roger de Northwode, baron of the Exchequer, 20£, … (S) CPRs.

11/27/1278, Commission of oyer and terminer to Roger de Northwod and Roger de Loveday, … (S) CPRs.

10/29/1279, Commission of oyer and terminer to Roger de Northwod and John de Cobeham, … (S) CPRs.

10/29/1281, Commission of oyer and terminer to Roger de Northwod and John de Cobeham, … (S) CPRs.

1282, Expense roll of John le Gaunter, … The presents are, wine to Sir Roger de Northwode, … (S) The Manuscripts of Rye and Hereford Corporations, V13, Pt4, 1892, P293.

8/20/1284, Commission of oyer and terminer to Roger de Northwod and John de Cobeham, … (S) CPRs.

5/20/1285, Commission of oyer and terminer to Roger de Northwod and John de Cobbeham, … touching certain lime-kilns constructed in the city and suburb of London and at Suthwerk, … (S) CPRs.

11/9/1285, Roger died.

11/15/1285, IPM of Roger de Northwode. … John his son his next heir. Surrey: Suthwerk … Lamhethe … London city a house of the Cutlers … John his son age 31. Kent: Thorneham, Hereytesham, Bettenham, Newton. (S) CIsPM.

(S) DNB, V41, O’Dugan, 1895.,

Family notes:

·         Sir Stephen de Northwode, knight, seized of 310 acres of land, 500 acres of marsh in the Isle of Shepeye, and 90 acres of marsh … Upcherche, … county Kent. (S) Archaeologia Cantiana, V2, 1859, P11.

·         Bona, sister and heiress of John de Waton, of Shorne, co. Kent. (S) Genealogical History of the Dormant … Burke, 1866, P404.

·         3/10/1303, Licence, … for the alienation in mortmain by Master Henry de Northwode to the prioress and nuns of Menstre in Sheppey … to celebrate devine service daily in their church for the sould of Roger de Northwode and Bona his wife for ever. (S) CPRs.

Child of Roger and Bona:

i. John de Northwode (11820464), born 6/24/1254 in England.