~1260, Reginald de Sancto Martino born in England, s/o 60841032. William St. Martin & 60841033. Margery ?.
~1268, Eva born in England, d/o 60841034. Alan Plukenet & & 60841035. Alice Walraund.
11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England.
Eva 1st married to Nicholas de Sancto Martino. [Likely Reginald’s older brother.]
1284, Sir Reynold de Sacto Martino was on a jury summoned by the sheriff of Norfolk. (S) Notes & Queries for Somerset and Dorset, V19, 1927, P176.
[––Reginald & Eva––]
By 1290, Reginald married Eva.
1291, Reginald’s father died.
8/4/1291, Order to the escheator beyond Trent to deliver to Reynold de Sancto Martino, son and heir of William de Sancto Martino, tenant in chief, the lands late of his said father, he having done homage. (S) CFRs.
4/10/1292, Protection with clause volumus, for 1 year for Edmund the king’s brother, and the following going beyond seas on the king’s service: … Reginald de Sancto Martino … (S) CPRs.
1294, The Gascon War began between England and France, lasting 9 years.
9/12/1294, Licence for Reginald de Sancto Martino, tenant in chief, going to Gascony in the company of Edmund, the king’s brother, to let to farm, for 7 years, the manor of Knyghton. (S) CPRs.
By 1294, Eva died.
Reginald married 2nd Eleanor Aucher. [1 son, John.]
1296, John Aucher by fine levied in the king’s court, in 34 Edward I, granted to Reginald de Sancto Martino and Eleanor his wife, the manor of Alvyngton, to hold to them for life, with successive remainders to John son of the said Reginald and the heirs of his body, and to the right heirs of the said Reginald. (S) See Family notes.
3/7/1297, To Malcolm de Harl[egh], escheator this side Trent. Order not to intermeddle further with the lands that Hugh Peverel held at his death in Little Domerham, … the lands are held of Reginald de Sancto Martino by the service of an eighth of a knight's fee. (S) CCRs.
4/23/1298, Letter of respite for Reginald de Sancto Martino going with Thomas, earl of Lancaster to Scotland. (S) Cal. of Doc’s Relating to Scotland. [The retinue of Thomas, earl of Lancaster, was in the King’s wing at Falkirk.]
7/22/1298, King Edward defeated Sir William Wallace (Braveheart) at the battle of Falkirk, Scotland. The Scots defensive position was strong, but based on spearmen with support of some cavalry and archers. Edward’s armored knights were repulsed by the amassed spear points. King Edward brought up his Welsh longbowmen. They cut gaps into the Scottish ranks through which the mounted English knights could charge. The Scots were routed, but Wallace escaped.
10/25/1300, IPM of John Tregoz … held the manor of Alyngton, co. Wilts … belonging to the barony of Ewyas, and the hamlet of Estkenete of Reginald de Sancto Martino, and … (S) Abstracts of Wiltshire IsPM, V37, 1908, P254.
7/10/1302, Order to acquit Reginald de Sancto Martino, son and heir of William de Sancto Martino, of the scutage from him for the service of one knight’s fee in the king’s army of Wales in the fifth year of his reign, as William had his service with the king … acquit … 10th year … arny of Wales … William was with the king in that army … (S) CCRs.
7/13/1303, Reginald de Sancto Martino, knight, acknowledges that he owes to Master William de Grenefeld, 40s.; to be levied, in default of payment, of his lands and chattels in cos. Somerset, Wilts and Devon. (S) CCRs.
1305-06, King Edward granted Sir John de Ingham and Reginald, son of William de St. Martin, livery of the manor of Steeple Langford, and a third part of the manor of Est Grymstede, being the manors of John de Monmouth, executed. (S) Wiltshire Arch. And Nat. Hist. Mag., 1885, P254.
4/18/1306, Licence … for Reginald de Sanco Martino to enfeoff John Aucher of the manor of Alvynton, co. Southampton, held in chief, as of the honor of Caresbrouk castle, Isle of Wight, for the latter to grant to the former and Eleanor his wife, for their lives, with remainder to John and their sons … (S) CPRs.
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
1307-08, Reynold de Sancto Martino [father of Laurence de Sancto Martino] demised a messauge and half a virgate of land in Knouke, Wilts., to Richard de Sancto Martino for life.
3/19/1310, Inspeximus and confirmation of a grant for life to queen Margaret … as compensation for the manor of Stepellangeford previously granted to her in dower, of which John son of Oliver de Ingham and Reginald de Sancto Martino have recovered seisin. (S) CPRs.
12/10/1311, Licence … Southampton for the alienation in mortmain by Reginald de Sancto Martino, to the abbot and convent of St. Mary’s, Lire, of 8 acres and 3 roods of land in Karesbrloke, held in chief. (S) CPRs.
1315, Reginald died.
2/24/1315, Writ for IPM of Reginald de Sancto Martino. Wilts: Duene. A tenement held as parcel of the barony. Laurence his son, aged 23, is his next heir. Istgrimstede. A moiety of the township as parcel of the barony of Duene … Knyghteton. £26 yearly rents from the manor … Duene. The manor of the gift of the said Nicholas, as above, of the king in chief by barony. Ubeton. The manor … Dorset: Sutton Walrond. The manor, held of the king in chief as parcel of the barony of Dene, by the demise of Nicholas de Sancto Mauro to him and Eva sometime his wife and to the heirs of their bodies, with remainder to the right heirs of the said Reginald. Laurence their son, aged 23 and more, is next heir of the said Reginald and Eva. (S) CIsPM.
(S) Wadham College, Oxford, Jackson, 1893.
Child of Reginald and Eva:
i. Laurence de St. Martin (15210258), born 1291 in England.
3/13/1315, Order to the same escheator to deliver to Laurence de Sancto Martino, son and heir of Reynold de Sancto Martino, tenant in chief, the lands late of his said father, he having done homage. (S) CFRs.
Child of Reginald and Eleanor:
i. John St. Martin, born by 1296 in England.
9/3/1327, IPM of John, son of Reginal de Sancto Martino. Writ of plenius certiorari, whereas John Aucher by fine levied in the king’s court, in 34 Edward I, granted to Reginald de Sancto Martino and Eleanor his wife, the manor of Alvyngton, to hold to them for life, with successive remainders to John son of the said Reginald and the heirs of his body, and to the right heirs of the said Reginald, and the said Reginald and Eleanor are dead, and now the king understands that the said John also has died without heir of his body, whereby the said manor ought to remain to Laurence son of Laurence de Sancto Martino (15210258), kinsman and right heir of the said Reginald, a minor and in the king’s wardship. (S) CIsPM.