Wednesday, December 7, 2011

G25: 23641496 Strickland-d'Eyncourt

23641496. Sir William de Strickland & 23641497. Elizabeth d’Eyncourt

~1230, William born in England, s/o §Sir Robert de Strickland, s/o Robert, s/o Adam, s/o Robert, s/o Walter fitz Adam & Chritian de Leteham, heiress of Great Strickland.

~1235, Elizabeth born in England, d/o 47282994. Ralph d’Eyncourt & 47282995. Alice ?.

6/23/1239, William’s marriage to Elizabeth arranged. Robert de Stirkland, knight, at his manor of Great Strickland, grant to William his son and Elizabeth daughter of Ralph Daincourt, knight, on their marriage, his whole manor of Great Strickland, with the services of free tenants, …

Elizabeth heir to her brother Ralph D’Aincourt.

By 1271, Elizabeth heir to the manors of Sizergh, Natland, Stainton, Routhworth and Tristermont, with lands at Lowther, hackthorpe, Barton, Sockbridge, Windergh, Whelpside, and Yanwath, co. Westmorland; Blencarn and Drigg, co. Cumberland, Carnforth in Warton, co. Lancashire.

1271, Peter de Brus confirmed to William de Strickland and Elizabeth his wife their lands of Natland, Sizergh, …

1272, Elizabeth named in a final concord of Westmorland.

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

1272-1276, Elizabeth died.

1276, The King v. William de Strikeland concerning the manor of Strosdermod, co. Westmorland, … William declares he holds it by courtesy of England of the inheritance of Elizabeth, formerly his wife, by whom he has begotten William, his son, without whom he cannot answer.

1276, William de Stirkland, knight, son of Robert, the undersheriff of the counry of Westmorland.

1278, William’s father died.

1278, William in possession of a third part of the manor and advowson of the church of Lowther.

7/7/1279, Partition of the lands of Peter de Brus [died 1272]: Westmoreland. Natelond … held by William de Strickeland by service of 1/3 knight. (S) CIsPM.

1281, Margaret de Ros, sister and coheir of Peter de Brus, lord of Skelton, Yorkshire, dispensed with the customs of pulture [demanding free entertainment and food] and witnesman [act as surety] in the lands of William de Strikeland. (S) The Gentleman’s Magazine, V27, 1847, P69.

1292, Elizabeth died. Sir William de Strickland made settlements of the d’Eyncourt lands on his son Walter de Strickland.

1295, William enfeoffed his son Walter and his wife Eleanor, d/o William de Goldington & Christian de Hastings, with lands.

1296, Sir William de Stickland brought a writ of scire facias against Sir William de Goldington. (S) Coram Rege Roll, Westmorland.

1297, Sir William de Stickland claimed damages against Sir William de Goldington in the sum of 20 marks.

1299, William de Strickland collector of the fifteenths in the county of Westmorland.

1301, Sir William de Stirkeland and John de Stirkeland, his son, impleaded by John de la Chamber for 4 marks rent, Sir William holding the manor of Great Strickland of Margaret de Ros, of the barony of Kendal, of his own inheritance. (S) Assize Roll, Westmorland, No. 990.

1302, Walter settled Great Strickland on his son John. (S) Feet of Fines, Westmorland.

1304, Sir William de Stickland continued suit against Sir William de Goldington.

1304, William and his son Walter made an agreement over waste in the lands that Walter had inherited from his mother: Haversham, Barton and Hakethorp. William released all of his right in Barton to Walter.

Aft. 5/1/1305, William died.

(S) The History and Antiquities of the Counties of Westmorland, V1, 1777, P89.

Family notes:

·         4/1312, John son of Roger de Lancaster vs. Walter de Stirkeland: Walter claimed common pasture in Barton by right of Gervase d’Eyncourt seised in the time of King Henry III, to son and heir Ralph, to son and heir Ralph, to son and heir Gervase – no heirs, to Richard brother of Gervase – no heir, to Elizabeth, sister and heir of Richard, to William her son and heir – no heir, to his brother Walter, the present claimant. (S) De Banco Roll, Westmorland, No. 192.

Children of William and Elizabeth:

i. William de Strikeland, born ~1260 in England.

By 1288, William died.

ii. Walter de Strikland (11820748), born ~1265 in England.

iii. John de Strickland, born ? in England.

1319, John married Alice ?, a widow.

3/1322, John fought at the battle of Boroughbridge with Roger de Clifford under the banner of Thomas, earl of Lancaster, for which he was attained.

8/3/1322, John’s lands restored.

1341, John holding Great Strickland as heir of William de Thweng.

1352, Sir John de Strickland died; his nephew by his brother Robert his heir.

iii. Joan de Strickland, born ? in England.

1292, Joan married Robert de Washington.

iv. Robert de Strickland, born ? in England.