Saturday, May 5, 2012

G26: 60844704 Lovel

60844704. Lord John Lovel & 60844705. Joan de Roos

1257, John born in England, s/o 121689408. John Lovel & 121689409. Maud de Sydenham.

~1265, Joan born in England, d/o 4997496. Sir Robert de Roos & 4997497. Isabel D’Aubeney.

10/29/1265, Comfirmation of a grant by John Lovel to Warin de Bassingburn of the marriage of John first born son and heir of the said John. (S) CPRs.

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

John 1st married Isabel de Bois, d/o Arnold de Bois of Thorpe Arnold.

Bef. 1279, Isabel died.

8/1282, John served with Roger Bigod, earl Marshall, against the Welsh, a revolt led by Dafydd ap Gruffydd.

4/26/1286, John Luvel, the younger, acknowledges that he owes to John Luvel, his father, 100£ yearly for life; to be levied … cos. Leicester and Norfolk. (S) CCRs.

By 1287, John’s father died:. IPM: Manor of Elecumbe, co. Wilts, … held the manor of the heirs of Roger de Quincy, formerly earl of Wynton, by service of half a knight’s fee. John Lovel, son of the said John, is his hext heir and is aged 30 years. (S) Abstracts of Wiltshire IsPM, V37, 1908, P169.

~1287, John Lovel, of Tichmersh, Northampton, married Joan.

7/6/1287, Protection for John Lovel, going to Wales on the king’s service. (S) CPRs. [A revolt led by Rhys ap Maredudd.]

8/15/1287, An English force of 11,000, under command of Edmund, earl of Corwall, began the siege of Dryslwyn castle. [The castle fell on Sept. 5th, Rhys escaping, but his wife and son were captured.]

6/2/1288, Letters nominating … John Lovel, going beyond seas. (S) CPRs.

8/15/1290, Order to cause John Luvel to have in the forest of Whychewode 8 bucks of the king’s gift. (S) CCRs.

3/2/1291, Permit to John Luvel to fell underwood in the forest of Wychwood, and to enclose it with a small ditch and low hedge, so that the king’s deer may go in and out of it. (S) Lestrange Records, LeStrange, 1916, P234.

12/30/1292, John Luvel of Snotescumbe [a justice of the King’s Bench] arraigned against John Luvel of Tichemersh, an assize of mort d’ancestor, touching a messuage, a carcucate of land, and acre of meadow and 20 acres of wood in Bromwych by Coleshull. (S) CPRs. [Arraigned again the following Febr.]

6/14/1294, John Luvel going with Hugh le Despenser to Gascony on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.[King Philip declared Gascony forfeit when King Edward refused to appear before him in Paris to discuss the conflict between English, Gascon, and French sailors. This conflict would continue for several years.]

Bef. 8/15/1295, John Luvel witnessed a charter of Gilbert de Clare, earl of Gloucester and Hertford. (S) CPRs.

1296, John Lovel appointed Marshall of the Army in Scotland, acting in place of Roger Bigod, earl of Norfolk, the earl Marshall. (S) Armies and Warfare, Prestwich, 1999, P173.

3/30/1296, King Edward captured Berwick-upon-Tweed, an important Scottish port of northeast England, sacked the town and massacred thousands of its inhabitants.

4/27/1296, King Edward with a force of 25,000 won the battle of Dunbar against the forces of John Comyn.

6/14/1296, King Edward captured Stirling castle, and then Edinburgh castle in an 8 day seige. The defeat was such that the Scot king, John de Baliol, abdicated and went into exile in France.

6/28/1296, Ralph de Ireland was attached to answer John Lovel on a plea that when John came to Edinburgh to settle the dispute between the Welsh and the English, Ralph came and wounded John's destrier under him, to his damage etc. … Ralph is condemned to prison. (S) Plea Rolls of Edward I.

1297, John 1st summoned to parliament.

8/22/1297, Robert fitz Roger, Alan la Zouche, John de Segrave, Henry Tyeys and John Lovel, serving in the household of Roger Bigod, appeared with him at the Exchecquer in opposition to the tax of an eighth to support the invasion of Flanders, which they claimed had not been properly granted. (S) Edward I, Prestwich, 1988, P433.

7/22/1298, John Lovel, baron of Tichmersh, fought at the battle of Falkirk, the defeat of William Wallace. (S) Scotland in 1298, Gough, 1888, P132. [“Barry wavy or and gules”; on his seal is added a ‘label of 3 points, each charged with as many mullets – arms supposed to have been derived from Basset of Wycombe, the label being a difference.]

6/19/1298, John Lovel in the negotiation of the Treaty of Montreuil, which provided for King Philip IV’s daughter Isabella's future betrothal to Edward of Caernarvon, the king’s son.

12/1298, “Contemporary copy of notarial act of the proceedings of Geoffrey de Geneville, John Lovel and Thomas Logore, ambassadors of Edward I to the King of France, …” (S) UKNA.

2/6/1299, John, 1st Lord Lovel, summonded to parliament by writ.

1300, John Lovel, serving at the siege of Carlaverock, with a troop of 5 squires, was owed 57£ in wages, fees and robes, and the cost of one horse which died on the campaign; and included 20£ still owed from 1298. (S) Armies and Warfare, Prestwich, 1999, P87.

2/12/1301, John, Lord of Docking, joined in the Baron’s Letter to the Pope.

1302, John Lovel received the manor of Wilton in Pickering Lyther, from Roger Bigod, earl Marshall of England. (S) 13th Century England, Prestwich, 2003, P90. [Roger Bigod surrendered most of his earldom of Norfolk to the King, reserving a few manors which he gave to his closest associates.]

9/11/1302, Commission … complaint by Robert de Bitering that John Luvel of Dickinge and Joan his wife, … assaulted him at Drye Dockinge, co. Norfolk. (S) CPRs.

1303, John fined for trespassing on the king’s forests. [Likely tied to his association with Roger Bigod, who had been in conflict with the king since 1297.]

6/22/1303, Pardon to John Lovel of Tichemersh, in consideration of his service in Scotland, of the residue of 2,000 marks, whereby he made fine for trespasses in the forest, 1,000 marks whereof were afterwards pardoned and the other thousand respited … (S) CPRs.

4/1304, John with King Edward when he started the 90-day siege of Stirling castle.

5/1304, John sold the manor of Wilton he had acquired from Roger Bigod.

5/31/1304, Pardon, in consideration of his service in Scotland of John Lovel of Tichemersh, to Joan his wife and John and William his sons, of all trespasses in forests, parks an chaces. (S) CPRs. [Pardon granted by Margaret, queen of England, the king’s consort. Margaret had accompanied the King on this expedition to Scotland.]

7/1304, Sir William Oliphant surrendered Stirling castle to Sir John Lovel after a 3-month siege.

11/22/1304, John had license to crenellate the manor of Tichemersh, co. Northampton. (S) CPRs.

2/3/1305, John Luvel granted a market and fair at Titchmarsh, Northamptonshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

3/22/1305, Robert le Fughelere, fowler of John Lovel of Tichemersh, sent to divers parts to catch cranes and other birds to the king’s use. (S) CPRs.

10/20/1305, Commission of oyer … complaint of John Lovel of Tichemershe … depastured with their beasts his several pastures at this manor of Elecumbe, co. Wilts, while he was in Scotland on the king’s service and under his protection, … (S) CPRs.

12/6/1306, John, lieutenant to the Earl Marshall of England on the earl’s death.

7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.

1308, John summoned to attend the coronation of King Edward II.

3/12/1309, Protection, with clause volumus, until Michaelmas, for John Lovel of Tychemersh, going beyond seas with Aymer de Valencia [earl of Pembroke] on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.

Bef. 10/1/1310, John, knt. of Minster-Lovel, Oxfordshire; Docking, Norfolk; Titchmarsh, Northamptonshire died, his heir his son John, age 22. (S) CIsPM.

11/7/1310, IPM of John Lovel of Tychmersch. … the manor of Elecombe held of Alan la Zouche as a parcel of the earldom of Winchester; John Lovel, son of the said John Lovel is his next heir, and is aged 21 and more. (S) Wiltshire Inquisitions, V37, 1908, P378.

10/13/1348, Joan died.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P523. (S) A Gen. and Heraldic Dic., Burke, P319.

Family notes:

·         John’s father held Suthmere, Docking and Tychewell in chief. (S) CPRs.

·         Master John Lovel, king’s clerk, also prominent in the records of this time.

·         There is also a John Lovel of Drogheda in Ireland; and in the later records a John Lovel, king’s yeoman, contemporary to this John.

Child of John and Isabel:

i. Maud Lovel, born ~1278 in England.

Maud married Lord William la Zouch.

1312-3, William du Bois settled manors in cos. Leicester, Warwick, and Northants, on William la Zouche of Harringworth and Maud his wife, the said Maud being the donor’s niece, and only daughter and heir of his sister Isabel, who was the first wife of John Lovel of Titchmarsh. (S) Feet of Fines.

1348, Maud inherited the manor of Docking, Norfolk.

Child of John and Joan:

i. John Lovel (30422352), born 1288 in England.