Wednesday, February 1, 2012

G26: 39979236 Stuteville

39979236. Nicholas de Stuteville & 39979237. Gunnora de Gournay

12/19/1154, Henry II crowned king of England.

~1160, Nicholas born in England, s/o 79958472. William de Stuteville & 79958473. Bertha de Glanville.

~1160, Gunnora [aka Aidieve] born in England, d/o 40003892. Hugh de Gournay & 40003893. Millicent de Coucy.

Gunnor 1st married to Robert de Gaunt.

4/22/1177, Nicholas’ father died; his brother William the heir.

11/3/1189, Richard I crowned king of England.

12/1189, Nicholas married Gunnora, receiving the manors of Bedingham and Kimberley, Norfolk, from her father. [Leciester. The bishop of London gives … 20 marks … if Nicholas de Stuteville and Gunnora his wife have had entrance into the vill of Saltby … which is in dower of the same Gunnora of the gift of Robert de Gaunt, late her husband. (S) Memoirs Illustrative … County and City of York, Vs1-2, 1847, P61.

4/6/1199, King Richard I died.

5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.

9/1199, Nicholas de Stuteville and Gunnora his wife offered themselves against Maurice son of Robert the younger. (S) Memoirs Illustrative …, Royal Arch. Inst., 1848, P61.

1201, King John visited William, sheriff of Yorkshire, and Nicholas at their seat of Baynard castle.

1201, Nicholas de Stuteville offered 100 marks and three palfreys for respite against claims of Maurice de Gant. . (S) Magna Carta, Holt, 1992, P151.

1202, Nicholas held the market at Edenham, Lincolnshire.

1203, Nicholas paid 2.5 marks of a 5 marks owed on his market at Edenham.

1203, Nicholas’ brother William died; his son Robert, a minor, succeeding.

Robert died.

8/5/1205, Nicholas de Stuteville fined 10,000 marks to have livery of the lands of his brother William; the king holding the castle of Knaresborough and Boroughbridge until the sum was paid.

1206, Eustace de Vescy proferred 5 m. for a writ against Nicholas de Stuteville concerning 1000 acres in Cottingham. (S) Magna Carta, Holt, 1992, P142.

1207, Nicholas de Stuteville, nephew of Hugh de Gournay, son of Hugh de Gournay.

1208, Thurstan de Montfort proferred 50 m. for two writs against Nicholas de Stuteville an Eustace de Vescy. (S) Magna Carta, Holt, 1992, P142.

1209, King John ordered the exchequer to collect the debts of William de Mowbray from his vassals; the largest sum coming from Nicholas de Stutville. (S) Reign of King John, Painter, 1949, P257.

1210, Nicholas de Stuteville versus Maurice fitz Robert of a plea of land, … summoned to cross the channel. (S) Memoirs Illustrative … County and City of York, Vs1-2, 1847, P65.

1214, Sibyl de Valognes, widow and heir of Robert de Stuteville, demanded against Nicholas de Stuteville, her father-in-law, a third of the honour of Liddel, Cumberland.

2/9/1214, King John and 12 of his barons [including Nicholas de Stuteville] sailed for Poitou. King John unsuccessfully invaded France trying to recover his lands. (S) The Brus Family in England and Scotland, Blakely, 2005, P54.

1214, King Philip and King John agreed to a 6-year truce at Chinon.

10/1214,King  John returned to England.

1215, Nicholas and his son Nicholas joined the baron’s revolt against King John, claiming to have been unjustly deprived of castles, lands, rights and liberties.

6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.

9/30/1215, Robert de Vere, earl of Oxford, witnessed writs associated with restoring Nicholas de Stuteville the castle of Knaresborough. (S) The Reign of King John, Painter, 1949, P334.

10/18/1216, King John died.

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

5/20/1217, Nicholas and the rebel barons, being greatly outnumbered, were besieged and defeated at the battle of Lincoln by the troops of King Henry III; their estates forfeited. Nicholas, one of 300 knights captured, but considered the greatest prize, was imprisoned by the regent, William Marshall.

Bef. 9/1217, Nicholas died.

 (S) The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, V8, 1884, P287. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, V7, 1952. (S) The Minority of Henry III, Carpenter, 1990.

Child of Nichols and Aidieve:

i. Nicholas de Stuteville (19989618), born ~1190 in England.

ii. Robert de Stuteville, born ? in England.

11/7/1217, Yorkshire. Cumberland. Nicholas de Stuteville has made fine by 1000 m. for his ransom. Robert de Stuteville and Walter of Sowerby have mainperned for this fine in that if he does not keep a term, all of their lands are to be forfeited. (S) FRsHIII.