Tuesday, April 3, 2012

G26: 47280400 Hastings

47280400. William de Hastings & 47280401. Margaret le Bigod

~1170, William born in England, s/o §William de Hastings & Maud Banastre.

1182, William’s father died; his brother Henry succeeding.

1185, Margaret born in England, d/o 39819292. Roger le Bigod & 39819293. Ida de Tony.

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

Margaret 1st married to William de Camville. (S) Journal of the British Arch. Assoc., V21, 1865, P99.

1194, William, of age, succeeded his brother Henry; paying £100 for relief of the lands and serjeantry.

1196-7, William acknowledged service and fees to Abbot Samson.

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

~1200, William married Margaret, her maritagium included the manor of Little Bradley, Suffolk.

11/1200, William at court in Lincoln when William of Scotland did homage to King John.

11/13/1203, William owed a debt of £100 sterling to the Jews which was paid by William de Warenne who bought the debt. [This allowed him access to his mortgaged lands.]

1204, William de Hastings owed Abram, son of Anege the Jew, 20£.

1205, William loaned Henry, s/o Earl of Cornwall, 20 marks.

1206, Williams mother Matilda sued her sister over the division of their father’s lands. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, Eyton, 1857, P132.

1210, William’s Irish proterty taxed for a prest; Kildenny and Dublin for 10£, Cracfergus 4£, Droede, 4£.

1214, William fought in Poitou; King John unsuccessfully invaded France trying to recover his lands.

1215, William joined the barons against King John.

4/10/1216, The constable of Norwich was ordered to waste William’s lands and destroy his castles.

4/22/1216, William’s fees under St. Edmund in Norfolk, Suffolk, and Bedfordshire were forfeit.

8/3/1216, King John granted away William’s lands in Warwickshire and Leicestershire.

By 9/15/1216, William returned to favor with the crown; with his guarantee provided through hostages; with William’s wife’s dower in Shultenesfield returned.

10/18/1216, King John died.

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

1217, William paid scutage in Gloucester, Warwick, and Oxford.

1220, The church of Wistanstow is under the patronage of William de Hastings. (S) History and Antiquities of the Count of Leicester, Nichols, 1971, P872.

5/16/1221, Hawise de Lanvallay gives the king the third part of £23 for summoning William of Hastings before the justices of the Bench. (S) FRsHIII.

1221, William de Hastings with King Henry III, Hugh de Mortimer, and William de Warenne, earl of Surrey, at the siege of Bytham castle, Lincolnshire; which was defended by William de Forz, earl of Albemarle and William d’Aubigny.

Bef. 8/2/1221, Margaret’s father died.

1222, William’s mother died.

6/17/1222, William de Hastings fined 10 marks for 2 hides in Astun, Shropshire; which Matilda his mother had held in chief. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, Eyton, 1857, P139.

1223, William owed 27£ to Mosse, son of Isaac of Colchester.

Bef. 2/29/1224, William died. (S) FRsHIII.

3/31/1237, Margaret died.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P297. (S) The Archaeological Journal, V26, 1869, P247. (S) Shropshire, Anderson, 1864, P332.

Family notes:

·         2/2/1224, Osbert Gifford has made fine with the king by 200 m. for having custody of the land and heir of William of Hastings, with the marriage of the heir of the same William. (S) FRsHIII.

·         Maud [Matilda] Banastre, d/o Thurstan, and sister to Margaret, wife of Richard, s/o Roger of Woodplumpton. Thurstan s/o Richard Banaster of Munslow and Aston.

·         William de Hastings [the father], s/o Hugh de Hastings [died 1163] & Erneburga de Flamville, s/o William de Hastings [died 1130] & [sister of] Maurice de Windsor.

·         1/1164,Constitutions of Clarendon … in the fourth year of the papacy of Alexander, in the tenth year of the most illustrious king of the English, Henry II., in the presence of that same king, … in the presence of the following: [10 counts], …, William de Hastings, Hugo de Moreville, William Malduit-chamberlain, … and many other chiefs and nobles … (S) Yale Law School, The Avalon Project.

·         An early comtemporary of this William is a William de Hastings of Sussex, living 1207, who married Ida, d/o John, Count of Eu. [Some genealogies give Ida as a 2nd wife of William’s father.]

Children of William and Margaret:

i. Henry de Hastings (23640200), born bef. 1205 in England.

ii. Ida de Hastings, born ? in England.

 Ida married Sir Stephen de Segrave; s/o Gilbert of Leicestershire.

10/16/1241, Stephen died.

Bef. 1247, Ida married Sir Hugh Pecche.

Bef. 3/2/1288, Ida died.

iii. Maud de Hastings (23640999), born ~1220 in England.