Friday, April 6, 2012

G26: 47281180 Thweng

47281180. Marmaduke de Thweng & 47281181. Lucy de Brus

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

~1223, Marmaduke born in England, s/o 94562360. Robert de Thweng & 94562361. Maud de Kilton.

~1225, Lucy born in England, 23641014. Peter de Brus & 23641015. Helwise de Lancaster.

1242, Robert de Thweng acknowledged his gift to his son Marmaduke of the manors of Lithum and Kilton, without the advowsons of the church of Lithum or the chapel of Kilton; which he used to dower Lucia de Brus, Marmaduke’s wife.

Marmaduke’s father died.

1251, Marmaduke demised lands in Kilton and Kirkleatham to the priory of Guisbrough.

1257, Marmaduke granted free warren in the demesne lands of Tuenge, Lyum, Kylton, Morsum, and Thorpe, a market at his manor of Lunt, and a fair; a market at Tuenge, and a fair; a market at Cotum, and a fair.

1258, Marmaduke summoned against the Scots.

8/1/1260, Grant to Marmaduke de Twung of 40 marks … until the king provide for him in that amount yearly of land of wards or escheates. (S) CPRs.

1261, Marmaduke de Thweng a royal knight banneret. (S) Complete Peerage.

4/10/1262, Protection for Marmadukede Tweng, going on a pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostella.

1264-5, During the barons war, Marmaduke and Peter de Brus were aligned with the king. [Peter’s other 3 brothers-in-law were with the barons.]

1264, Marmaduke summoned to the king with arms.

5/13/1264, At the battle of Lewes, Sir Hugh le Despenser captured Marmaduke Thwenge. Simon de Montfort commanded the center at the battle of Lewes in Sussex, where he took the King as prisoner. The Battle of Lewes gave Montfort practical control of the government. [Peter de Brus was a surety for the release of Marmaduke after the battle.]

8/4/1265, The battle of Evesham, and the defeat of Simon de Montfort; ending the baron’s war.

1267, Marmaduke de Thweng presented Robert de Thweng, clerk to the rectory of Kirkleatham. (S) Yorkshire Arch. And Topo. Journal, V7, 1882, P438.

8/21/1268, Acknowledgement by Walter de Faucunberg, knight, that he is bound to Robert de Brus, lord of Annandale, in 150£, … for the ransom of his lands … through the foreiture of the said Walter in the time of the disturbance … for further secutity … sureties … Sirs Marmaduke de Tweng, … (S) CPRs.

1270, Marmaduke’s lands in Kilton and Kirkleatham, previously given to the priory of Guisbrough, restored.

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

9/18/1272, Lucy, sister & coheiress of Peter de Brus: To Lucia, who was married to Marmaduke de Thweng:- Danby, Lealholm, Yarm, Brotton, Skinningrove, Brotton and forest to the south of Skelton.

5/26/1273, To Marmaduke de Tweng and Lucy his wife. … Walter de Faukenberge and Agnes, his wife, … partition late made in the king’s court of the inheritance of Peter de Brus’ between the said Walter and Agnes, Marmaduke and Lucy, and the other heirs and parceners, there was assigned to Walter and Agnes the castle of Skelton, … Marmaduke and Lucy have withdrawn a certain forest, … of Jarum … Marmaduke and Lucy daily cause them to be withdrawn by Robert de Tweng, their son, … contrary to the form of the partition, … orders Marmaduke and Lucy to permit Walter and Agnes to hold in peace … (S) CCRs.

1274, Marmaduke summoned against the Scots.

1275, Marmaduke de Thweng and his wife Lucia came to an agreement with Walter de Faucumbert and his wife Agnes [eldest paternal aunt of Lucia] over the advowson of the priory of Guisbrough.

3/24/1278, At the chapel of St. Peter in Kilton, Lucia de Thweng [granddaughter by son Robert] bapyized in the presence of Sir Richard de Thweng, Peter Mariscalus, Richard le Estyvor, Lucia, wife of Sir Marmaduke de Thweng, and her aunt Majory de Brus. (S) Cartularium Prioratus de Guseburne, Part 1119, 1889, P123.

1281, 3 fees of the barony of Brus, assigned in 1272 to another member of the family, were reassigned to Marmaduke de Thweng and Lucy his wife. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, Farrer, 1915, P91.

6/12/1282, Walter de Huntingcumbe … owes … 10 marks … 60 marks … found as sureties Robert de Tweng, John son of Marmaduke, and Marmaduke de Twenge, … (S) CCRs.

1282, Marmaduke summoned against the Scots.

1284, Marmaduke de Thweng, d'nus de Daneby, (husband of Lucia de Brus), speaks of Marmaduke his son, and also of John de Tweng as another son. (S) Cartularium Abbathiae de Whiteby, Surtees Society, 1881, P376.

Bef. 6/28/1284, Marmaduke died; his granddaughter Lucy his heiress: “haeres Marmaduci de Thwenge” in the King’s custody. [Lucy, d/o son Robert who was already deceased.] (S) The Archaeological Journal, V37, 1880, P186.

(S) Cartularium Prioratus de Gyseurne, V89, 1894, P100.

Family notes:

·         Marmaduke de Thwing and Lucy, daughter of Peter de Brus, held a moiety of the priory of St. Mary of Gisborough. (S) Religious Houses of Yorkshire, Lawton, 1853, P75.

·         10/6/1359, Inspeximus … letters … ordaining of Thomas de Thweng, rector and patron of the church of Lythom, … for the good estate of the said Thomas … Robert de Thweng, Maud, his wife, Marmaduke Thweng, Lucy, his wife, Marmaduke de Thweng, Isabel, his wife, Marmaduke, William, Robert, John and Nicholas, brother of the said Thomas, … (S) CPRs.

Children of Marmaduke and Lucy:

i. Robert de Thweng (23640590), born ~1245 in England.

ii. Marmaduke de Thwenge, born ? in England.

Marmaduke married Isabel, d/o Robert de Roos & Isabella d’Aubigny.

Bef. 6/28/1284, Marmaduke was assigned custody of his niece Lucy, daughter of his deceased brother Robert.

1290, Marmaduke de Thweng and John de Rigmaiden were defendants to a Garstang claim by Robert de Hasthorp.

2/2/1294, Debtor: Marmaduke de Thwing {Theweng} [lord of Danby, Langbargh Wapentake, N..R., Yorks.], knight. Creditor: Gawayn de Farrar', John le Graunt, Ruffinus de Farrar, horse –dealers. 20 marks. (S) UKNA.

1294, Marmaduke summoned to Parliament.

8/20/1297, Marmaduke de Twenge going beyond seas with the king. (S) CPRs.

9/11/1297, English forces under the command of John, Earl of Surrey, were defeated at the battle of Stirling Bridge by Sir William Wallace (from the movie “Braveheart”). Marmaduke was recognized for his bravery and tactics which allowed many Englishmen to escape.

1298, Marmaduke given custody of Stirling castle by John, Earl of Surrey; who promised he would have reinforcements within 10 weeks. [They never came.]

1298, Marmaduke surrendered Stirling castle to William Wallace who imprisoned him at Dumbarton.

1307, Marmaduke summoned to Parliament.

1313-14, Marmaduke and Walter de Fauconberg involved in a local lawsuit.

1315-16, Marmaduke in possession of Kirkleatham.

1308, Marmaduke died seized of a fourth of the barony of Kendal; his son William his successor.