47280222. Lord Thomas de Furnival & 47280223. Joan le Despenser
~1260, Thomas, s/o Thomas, s/o Thomas, s/o Gerard, s/o §Gerard de Furnival.
~1264, Joan born in England, d/o 11819496. Sir Hugh le Despenser & 11819497. Aline Basset.
11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.
Thomas’ father died.
5/30/1291, Presentation … church of Handeswrth, in the king’s gift by reason of the lands late of Thomas de Furnivall, tenant in chief, being in his hands. (S) CPRs.
6/5/1291, Thomas did homage for the lands of his father.
1294-1332, Thomas summoned to parliament.
11/12/1296, Thomas granted a market and fair at Worksop, Nottinghamshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs
5/1297–4/5/1327, Thomas received summons for military sevice.
1/26/1297, Thomas summoned to attend the king at Salisbury.
3/1/1297, Commission … touching the persons, … who tell news whereby discord may arise between the king and the prelates, earls, barons … and to take and imprison … Thomas de Furnival and the sheriff of Derby … (S) CPRs.
1297, Thomas De Furnival granted a charter giving the people of Sheffield self-government, in return for a payment of £3 8s 9.25d of silver a year. (S) Sheffield City Council.
7/22/1298, Thomas fought at the battle of Falkirk, the defeat of William Wallace.
11/25/1299, Creditor: Thomas de Furnival, knight [of Bassetlaw Wapentake, Notts]. (S) UKNA.
3/13/1300, Thomas de Furnival acknowledges that he owes Edmund, earl of Cornwall, 100 marks. (S) CCRs.
1300, Thomas de Fourneval at the siege of Caerlaverock castle.
11/21/1301, Writ of aid for … appointed to select in the county of York 1,100 foot, directed to William le Vavassur and Thomas de Furnivall. (S) CPRs.
1/30/1302, Commission … the marriage of Thomas [le Chaumberleyne], by demise of Thomas de Furnivall, … the heir refused a competent marriage, and Thomas de Furnivall ejected him from the said custody and carried away his goods at Thorp, co. York. (S) CPRs.
4/9/1303, Letters of credence, directed to the knights, and all other men capable of arms … touching the Scotch expedition … The county of York, for Thomas de Furnivall, Marmaduke de Tweng and William de Cantilupo. (S) CPRs.
1306 at Carlisle, Thomas de Furnivall a witness to a royal charter during parliament. (S) English Historical Review, V33, 1918, P467.
4/1/1307, Pardon to Thomas de Furnivall for acquiring in fee the manor of Eyum, co. Derby, from Roger de Morteyn, who held in chief. (S) CPRs.
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
9/4/1316, Commission of oyer … on complaint by Thomas de Furnivall the elder that … broke his parks at Sheffeld and Whitstan, co. York. (S) CPRs.
1318, Thomas paid a fine fo 200£ to marry his son Thomas to Johanna de Verdun.
1319, Lord Thomas de Furnivall, the new Lord of Alton, made many exactions on the Croxden monks. (S) Journal, Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, 1899, P418.
8/4/1320, Commission of oyer … on complaint by Thomas de Furnivall, the elder that … broke his park at Wirksop, co. Nottingham. (S) CPRs.
5/24/1321, Assembly of the northern lords at Pomfret, under the earl of Lancaster “… de Pontefracto ad mandatum comitis Lancastriae … videlicet ipse comes primo cum suis, Thomas de Multone, Thomas de Fournivalle, Edmundus Deyncourt, Henricus filus Hugonis, Raldulfus de Graystoke, …, Marmadukus de Thwynge, …, Henricus de Percy, Johannes de Marmillone, … barones et banoretti ; … (S) Chronicles of the Reigns of Edward I and Edware II, 1882, P61.
Thomas married 2nd 2495307. Elizabeth de Montfort.
6/8/1322, Thomas fined for marrying without a license.
12/31/1322, Undertaking by Thomas de Furnival, sen., dominus de Hallumchire, to whom Agnes, … have granted an annual rent … (S) Desc. Catalogue of Derbyshire Charters, Bemrose, 1906, P149.
2/13/1323, To Thomas de Furnival, the elder. Order to go with horses and arms in as much power as possible to Lancashire without delay, and to be intendent to John Darcy ‘le neveu’, … sheriff of Lancaster … against the attacks of the Scots … (S) CCRs.
3/30/1324, Commission of oyer … on complaint by Thomas de Furnivall, the elder that … entered his manor at Wirkesop, co. Nottingham, and broke his park. (S) CPRs.
4/13/1325, Thomas had license to convey the manors of Sheffield, Worksop, Grassthorpe, Eyam, and Brassington to himself for life, with remainders to Thomas and William his sons. (S) CPRs.
1326, Protection with clause volumus, for one year … Thomas de Furnivall, the elder. (S) CPRs.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
4/5/1327, Ralph Neville, Henry Percy, Thomas Bardolf, Thomas de Furnival, senior and junior, … summoned to military service against Robert the Bruce, to muster at York. (S) Historic Mansions of Yorkshire, V2, Wheater, 1889, P176.
7/3/1327, The army of York, 60,000 strong, led by King Edward, moved north. [The rain required them to march through slush and mire. The Scots kept moving and there were no major engagements.]
1328, Thomas de Furnivall confirmed 8 marks yearly rent to the priory of Wyrkesop. (S) Antiquities of Nottinghamshire, V2, Throsby, 1790, P390.
4/18/1332, Thomas held a market at Worksop, Nottinghamshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs in England and Wales to 1516.
2/3/1332, Thomas died; his estate valued at £343 13s 9.75d. (S) The Month, V81, 1894, P576.
Children of Thomas and Joan:
i. Maud de Furnival (23640111), born ~1295 in England.
ii. Thomas de Furnival, born 1296 in England.
2/28/1318, Thomas married Johanna de Verdun, d/o 2498690. Lord Thebaud de Verdun.
3/3/1322, Writ of aid directed to the men of the counties of York and Nottingham, for Thomas de Fournival, the younger, appointed to levy all the forces of Hallumshire to go against the king's rebels. (S) CPRs.
10/2/1334, Johanna died in childbirth; buried at Croxden abbey.
9/27/1339, Thomas’ eldest daughter Maud died.
10/14/1339, Thomas died at Sheffield; buried at Croxden abbey.