23641856. Sir Thomas Tuchet & 23641857. Margery ?
1243, Thomas born in England, heir & s/o 47283712. Robert Tuchet.
1248, Thomas age 5 at his father’s death.
8/4/1251, Thomas in guardianship of John Maunsell.
12/4/1251, A Grant of Free Warren “to Thomas son of Robert Tuschet in respect of the Hanor of Harkenton” (Markcaton in Derbyshire). (S) CChRs.
1265, Thomas’ guardian, John Maunsell, was already deceased.
1269, Thomas expedited 2 Charters to Wombridge Priory styling himself “Thomas Tuschet, son and heir of Robert Tuschet”; for the souls’ health of himself, his ancestors, and successors, and on condition that the Canons should yearly on the day of St. Valentine the Martyr perform solemn services for the souls of Robert, the Grantor’s father, of Sir John Maunsell, and for the souls of the Grantor and his wife Margery, whenever they should depart this life, and for the souls of the Grantor’s children.
11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.
1276, The burgesses complain the the bailiffs of Thomas Touchet distrain upon those who trade to the fair at Esseburn. (S) History of the County of Derby, V2, 1829, P375.
9/2/1277, To the sheriff of Stafford. Order to cause Thomas Tochet to have seisin of a messuage, … that John de Langenovere, who was outlawed for felony, held in Langenovere, … been in the king’s hands … held of the said Thomas … (S) CCRs.
1284, Thomas Tuchet’s service as a Serjeantry, viz. “to provide a man at his own cost, to proceed (with the King's host) for 40 days in time of war.”
1285, Thomas was summoned to answer by what warrant he claimed view of frankpledge and waif in Ashwell. Thomas said that all his ancestors from time out of mind had enjoyed these rights, except when Ashwell was in the hands of Elizabeth, grandmother of Thomas, Richard King of Almain having then forced the tenants of Ashwell to come to his turn, Thomas being then a minor. The succeeding Earl of Chester had restored his rights to Thomas.
1/20/1287, Thomas Tuchet appointed a Conservator of the Peace in the county of Derby. (S) CPRs.
1292, At the Assizes the Bradford Jurors gave account of Thomas Thochet’s tenure of Leye Cumbrey, and valued the Manor at £15. per annum. Hugh de Louther, the King’s Attorney, alleged that the services due from the Manor were in arrear for two campaigns in Wales, viz. those of 1277 and 1282. Thomas appeared in Court, and showed that he had compounded for his service in 1277 by a Fine of 10 marks; but not being able to say anything as regarded the campaign of 1282, the Court ordered his Serjeantry to be seized in manu Regis; but retained by fine until the next parliament.
7/7/1297, Thomas summoned to muster at London for Foreign service.
10/6/1297, Thomas summoned to a Military Council, to be holden at London by Prince Edward.
5/15/1299, Grant to Thomas Touchet, and his heirs, of free warren in all his demesne lands in Tatenhale and Lauton, co. Chester. (S) CChRs.
6/24/1301, Thomas to attend muster at Berwick upon Tweed prepared for military service against the Scots.
1305, Hugh, son of Hugh de Dutton, sued Thomas Tuchet for the manor of Nether Whytele. (S) Plea Rolls, Wrottesley.
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
1310, William de Swetenham, son of Richard, … Fine – the homage and service of Thomas Tuchet, and Simon his brother, … 2m 17d. (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, 1862, P97.
1310, Thomas Tuchet, lord of Leegomery. (S) History of the County of Shropshire, V11, 1985.
6/18/1314, Thomas Tuchet a Justice of oyer and terminer and of gaol delivery for Lincolnshire. (S) CPRs.
1315, Thomas died, his son Robert his heir.
(S) Ashwell, A History of the County of Rutland, V2, 1935. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, Eyton, 1858, P345.
Child of Thomas and Margery:
i. Robert Tuchet (11820928), born 12/25/1275 in