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Monday, December 19, 2011
G25: 30422036 Albemarle
30422036. William de Albemarle &
30422037. Matilda ?
~1270, William born in England, s/o 60844072. Geoffrey
D’Aumarle & 60844073. Joan de Pomeroy. 2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.
By 1321, William’s father died.
3/26/1321, William took livery of his lands. (S) Knights of
Edward I, Moor, 1929.
Aft. 1321, William, son and heir of Sir Geoffrey Albermarle
(de Alba Marlia) and lord of Woodbury to Otes de Bodrugan: Grant of the manor
of Restronges, warranted by the manor of Woodbury and Chinnock. 2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of
1327, William Daumarle was a principle taxpayer of Middle
Chinnock. (S) The Particular Description of the County of Somerset, Gerard,
1329, Debtor: William de Albemarle, lord of Woodbury of [East
Budleigh Hundred] Devon. (S) UKNA.
5/14/1329, William de Alba Marlia, knight, acknowledges that he
owes to John de Besevil 32£ … co. Somerset. (S) CCRs.
3/31/1330, Order for the following to be taken before King
Edward III [actually Queen Isabella & Roger de Mortimer] … Fulk fitz Warin,
… William Daumarle, … who stood charged with being adherents of Edmund of
Wodestoke, late earl of Kent [executed 12 days earlier].
1330, People mentioned: … Robert, earl of Gloucester; …; Robert
de Ver (Vere), constable; Humphrey de Burgh; Hugh Bigod; William de Albemarle
(Aumale); … (S) UKNA.
7/23/1330, Licence for William de Alba Marlia to grant … land
in Salterton, held in chief … (S) CPRs.
1331, At Westminster … between William de Alba Marlia [William
Dumarle, the successor of Geoffrey] and Matilda his wife, Querents ; … and
after their decease to remain to William son of William de Alba Marlia … remain
to George his brother … Thomas his brother … (S) Pedes Finium, Somerset, 1898,
P146; (S) Notes and Queries for Somerset, V15, 1917, P53.
5/14/1332, Licence for William Daumarle, the elder, to enfeoff
Walter de Kynewardesleye, parson … remainder to William his son, in fee simple,
and the manor of Luneneston … to William the son and Agnes his wife, in fee
tail, with remainder, … (S) CPRs.
6/6/1333, Licence for William Daumarle, the elder, to enfeoff
Walter de Kynewardesleye, parson … remainder to William his son in fee, and the
manor of Luneneston … rent to the said William son of William and Elena
[Agnes?] his wife in fee tail. (S) CPRs.
11/7/1333, William, Sheriff of Devon.
1335, Creditor: William de Albemarle, knight [held half a fee
in Woodbury, East Budleigh Hundred, Devon]. Amount: £100. (S) UKNA.
1335, William died in the king’s service in Scotland, “during
his last expedition.”
2/12/1336, Matilda requests a remedy against the Scots who are
in the king's keeping for killing her husband and taking his horses and goods
to the sum of £200, which goods the Earl of Moray and his men had.
9/23/1335, “ Grant to John de Reni, king’s yeoman, … of the
marriage of Matilda, late the wife of William de Alba Marlia, tenant in chief,
if she will marry him, or of her forfeiture if she marry without licence.” (S)
(S) Strife of the Roses
and Days of the Tudors in the West, Rogers, 2003, P41. (S) De controversia in Curia
Militari Inter Ricardum Le Scrope et Robertum, Scrope, 1832, P258.
·12/3/1373, Whereas … land in Wodebury … Geoffrey
de Alba Marlea, late lord of the manor of Wodebury … William de Alba Marlea son
and heir of the said Geoffrey … the king, for 40s. paid by William Bonevill and
Margaret, his wife, kinswoman and heir of the said Geoffrey and William … may
enter … as the right and inheritance of Margaret. (S) CPRs.
Child of William and Matilda:
i. William de Albemarle (15211018), born ~1300 in England.