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Friday, April 13, 2012
G26: 47281868 Tregoz
47281868. Lord Robert de Tregoz
~1207, Robert born in England, s/o 94563736. Robert de Tregoz
& 9994817. Sibyl de Ewyas.
1215, Robert succeeded his father [with lands in Herefordshire
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England. 1226, Robert awarded 20£ annually for service to the king. (S)
7/1/1236, The king has taken the homage of Robert de Tresgoz,
son and heir of Sibyl of Ewyas [“his mother” in another writ of the same date],
for all lands that Sibyl held of the king in chief. Order to the sheriff of
Herefordshire that, having accepted security from Robert for rendering £100 to
the king for his relief, he is to cause him to have full seisin of all lands
formerly of the same Sibyl in his bailiwick on the day she died which fall to
him by hereditary right. (S) FRsHIII.
1240, Liberate to Robert de Tregoz, 20£ for
Michaelmas term of his yearly fee. (S) Calendar of the Liberate Rolls, V1,
11/2/1241, Robert de Tregoz received a chancery writ for
receipt of payment. (S) Receipt and Issue Rolls, 1992.
1/8/1242, Robert Tregoz was in Bordeaux, France with King Henry
5/20/1242, Hugh X de Lusignan and King Henry III with his
brother Richard arrived at Royen, France with a small contingent; but with 30
tons of gold. They were soon joined by French nobles with Hugh as their leader
against the forces of the Count of Poitou and King Louis IX.
7/1242, The 2 armies met at the battles of Taillebourgh and
Saintes, with the superior sized French force winning. [King Henry left for
England, but left 3 earls with supporting forces in France.]
11/2/1242 at La Suave Majeure, France, Grant to Robert de Tregoz
… acquit him of whole debt due to the heirs of … bound to him for his mother
until the feast of All Saints this year. (S) CPRs.
12/12/1242 at Bordeaux, France, Charter, granting to William de
Insula, … Witnesses:- William Longespee, Jon son of Geoffrey, Hugh de Vivona,
John de Grey, Robert Tresgoz, John de Plesseto, Paulinus Peyvre, … (S) CPRs.
4/1243, At Bordeaux, France, Henry arranged a 5-year truce with
the French king.
1243, Robert Tregoz held 4 fees in Wiltshire. (S) Pipe Roll
Society, V63, 1974, P111.
1243, Concerning defaults … Robert Tregoz, John Tregoz [in the
service of the king] … did not come on the first day. Therefore [they are] in
mercy. (S) Somersetshire Pleas, V11, 1897, P250.
1245, A gift of deer was made to the unnamed wife of Robert de
Tregoz. (S) CCRs.
Aft. 1246, Robert married 2nd Juliana de Cantilupe.
5/30/1253, Protection for the following going with the king to
Gascony, … Robert Tregoz. (S) CPRs. [King Henry was going to put down a
8/6/1253, King Henry finally left for Gascony from Portsmouth
with 300 ships.
10/23/1253, Henry’s army in camp at Benauge, France [east of
12/28/1253, Henry’s army in camp at Bazas, France [southeast of
3/19/1254, Henry’s army in camp at Meilhan, France [south of
Bordeaux, near the Spanish border].
4/15/1254 at Meilhan, France, Bond to Richard le Rus, king’s
clerk, in 20 marks to be paid as son as the treasure comes from England for a
horse he sold o the king at the request of Robert Tregoz. (S) CPRs.
8/12/1254, Henry’s retinue in camp at Bordeaux, France.
10/8/1254 at Bordeaux, France, Exemption … of Roger de la
Chambre … at the instance of Robert Tregoz. (S) CPRs.
11/20/1254, Henry’s retinue in camp at Orleans, France.
1/1255, King Henry returned to England.
6/10/1256, Respite from knighthood, for a fine, for three years
… Robert Tregoz. (S) CPRs.
9/15/1257, Of those who stay at Chester and on the March of
Wales on the king’s service and have protection with clause … Robert Tregoz [serving
under the earl of Hereford]. (S) CPRs.
1258, Robert summoned against the Welsh.
1260, Robert de Tregoz, with consent of the Bishop, transferred
the priory of Steepholm to Studleigh priory in Warwickshire. (S) Proceedings,
Somersetshire, 1917, P33.
8/1/1260, Robert Tregoz summoned to march against Llewellyn ap
Griffith in Wales. (S) General History of Hampshire, 1861, P227.
10/1261, Robert de Tregoz summoned to London by the King about
opposition of Simon de Montfort.
4/12/1263, Simon de Montfort returned to England to lead a
rebellion of barons.
5/14/1264, King Henry and his son lord Edward were captured at
the battle of Lewes.
1264-65, Simon de Montfort effectively ruled England.
8/4/1265, Robert, a standard-bearer, killed at the battle of
Evesham. (S) The Baron’s War, Blaauw, 1871, P279.
10/19/1268, John de Tregoz, son and heir of Sir Robert de
Tregoz, to the lady Juliana, late the wife of Sir Robert, of manors to hold in
her dower. Witness: John le Strange.
(S) A Gen. and Heraldic Dic., Burke, 1831, P521.
·5/15/1265, Grant to Robert Tregoz, and his
heirs, of free warren in all the demesne lands of Tolleshunt and Blunteshall,
co. Essex, and of Billingford, co. Norfolk, and of Billesthorp, co. Nottingham.
(S) CChRs. [This is Robert, of age in 1256, s/o Geoffrey, succeeded by his
Children of Robert and ?:
i. John de Tregoz (23640934), born 1240 in England.