Sunday, February 12, 2012

G26: 39979746 Beaumont

39979746. Richard de Beaumont

~1135, Richard born in Maine, France, s/o 79959492. Roscelin de Beaumont & 79959493. Constance fitz Roy.

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

Richard succeeded his father.

~1165, Richard married the Lady of Le Lude, d/o “de l’Aigle”. (S) King John: New Interpretations, Church, 2003, P130.

10/10/1174 at Falaise, Normandy, Richard de Bellomonte witnessed a royal agreement between King Henry and his eldest 3 sons.

9/18/1180, Philip Augustus succeeded as King of France.

1184, By the Treaty of Falaise, King Henry II of England got to pick William, King of Scotland’s bride, Ermengarde de Beaumont, [d/o Constance], granddaughter of King Henry I.

5/25/1186 at Oxford, King Henry arranges for Ermengarde, d/o Richard, Vicomte of Beaumont le Roger, to marry King William of Scotland.

9/5/1186 at Woodstock, King William married to Ermengard, d/o Richard, vicomte of Beaumont [Norman vassal of King Henry.]

1203, As King John, invading France, approached Le Mans he was joined by Richard de Beaumont, whose castles dominated the road from Alencon to Le Mans.

9/22/1203, Richard and his son Ralph witnessed King John’s act at Le Mans, which benefited Lord Roger de Toeni, married to Richard’s daughter Constance.

Richard, Seigneur of Beaumont-le-Vicomte, Fresnay and Ste-Suzanne, hereditary vicomete of Maine, died.

(S) Court, Household, and Itinerary of King Henry II, Eyton, 1878.

Children of Richard and ?:

i. Constance de Beaumont (19989873), born ~1170 in France.

ii. Raoul de Beaumont (23640738), born ~1172 in France.

Ralph married 23640739. Agnes ?.

~1199, Ralf, vicomte of Beaumont-sur-Sarthe received £25 10s 9d in Bassingstoke for half a year. (S) Publ.’s of the Pipe Roll Society, 1933, P22.

9/18/1203, Raoul de Beaumont stood as a surety for King John of England with William de Roches, whom King Philip of France had sent for discussions.

Aft. 1203, Ralph de Beaumont, Vicomte of Beaumont on the death of his father.

2/1212, Raoul de Beaumont se rendait caution avec Robert, comte d’Alencon, …. pour Amaury de Craon, qui promet de tenir a la disposition de Philippe sa forteresse de Chantoce. (S) Historie de La Fleche, Montzey, 1877, P174. [Pledges to King Philip of money should Amauri de Craon not put his castle of Chautoce, Maine-et-Loire, at the king’s service when needed: Robert, count of Alencon, 1000 livres; Juhel de Mayenne, 1000; William des Roches, 1000; …; Ralph, viscount of Beaumont, 500; … (S) On the Increase of Royal Power, Wilker, 1888, P116.]

4/13/1229, Raoul died.

Children: Richard de Beaumont [died 1242]; 11820369. Agnes de Beaumont, heiress to her brother.

iii. Ermengard de Beaumont (19989907), born ~1174 in France.