Thursday, April 5, 2012

G26: 47280770 Barenton

47280770. Nicholas de Barenton & 47280771. Agnes Chetwynd

~1225, Nicholas born in England, s/o §Nicholas de Barenton & Joan Montoft.

~1225, Agnes born in England, d/o §Sir William Chetwynd.

Nicholas married Agnes and his father settled Barrinton Hall at Triplow, Cambridgeshire on him and his wife.

1259, Roger de Quency, earl of Winchester granted to Nicholas de Barenton and Agnes his wife, and to his heirs by her, all the land they held of the fee in the town of Cington, Wiltonshire by half a knight’s fee. Nicholas paid 100s.

Nicholas wrote his will and died before his father: … to Lady Agnes his wife … son John 6 marks … Humphrey his brother a horse … Sir Nicholas his father ... Agnes his wife … executors … to be buried at Triplow.

1263, Lady Agnes de Barenton, sometime wife of Nicholas de Barenton, made an agreement with Peter Nicholas … to have to hold all her lands for 6 years.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

1279, Agnes held Barrinton Hall in dower; with a view of frankpledge and the assize of bread and ale.

(S) Transaction of the Essex Archaeological Society, 1878, P257. (S) History of the County of Cambridge, V8, 1982. (S) Barrontage of England, Betham, 1801, P72.

Family notes:

·         5/24/1221, Nicholas of Barrington gives the king a palfrey for having a weekly market on Thursdays, until the king comes of age, at his manor of Ramsden , and to have an annual two-day fair there. (S) FRsHIII.

·         1228, Nicholas held Barrinton Hall at Triplow, Cambridgeshire.

·         1249, Nicholas de Barrington held Appletons manor. (S) History of the County of Essex, V4, 1956.

·         1/13/1253 at Windsor, Nicholas de Barenton witnessed a charter of Richard de Ulmis to the church of St. Mary, Stratford. CChRs.

·         3/4/1267, Protection until Michaelmas for Nicholas de Barenton, provided that if the king have given away his lands he shall stand to the said award. (S) CPRs.

·         Nicholas de Barrington [the father] died 1274.

·         Joan d/o Sir Ralph Montoft.

·         9/30/1283, Joan de Barenton released to her grandson Nicholas lands that had been settled on her on receiving an annuity of 14 marks.

Children of Nicholas and Agnes: [3 sons, 4 daughters]

i. Elizabeth de Barenton (23640385), born ~1242 in England.