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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

G27: 79959090. Beauchamp-d'Abitot

79959090. Walter de Beauchamp & 79959091. Emmeline d’Abitot

~1095, Emmeline born in Normandy, d/o §Urse de Abitot & Adeliza ?.
8/2/1100, Henry I crowned King of England.
1108, Emmeline’s father died; her mother surviving.
Emeline married to Walter.
Aft. 8/15/1114, Henry I King of England granted “totam terram Rogeri de Wygrecestra”, in and around the town of Worcester, to “Waltero de Bello Campo”. [Roger is Emmeline’s brother, who had been exiled.] (S) Colonial England, Holt, 1997, P136.
12/1113-4/1116, Henry I King of England notified the bishop of Worcester that he had granted ‘vicecomitatum de Wigresestrasia’ to “Waltero de Bello Campo”.
1123-7/1129, Henry I King of England notified the bishop of Worcester that he had granted ‘erram que fuit Adelize uxoris Ursonis de Abbetot sicut ipsa Adeliza eam ei concessit’ to Waltero de Bello Campo.
1130-1, Walter de Beauchamp of Elmley castle, Gloucestershire, died. [1131, Walter’s son William confirmed in his father’s lands, and office of Dispenser. (S) Colonial England, Holt, 1997, P134.]
(S) Foundation for Medieval Genealogy.

Family notes:

·         [Undated] at Vaudreuil. Notification … to the bishop of Worcester, the sheriff, barons, and lieges … of the grant of Walter de Beauchamp of the land late of Adeliz, who was the wife of Urse de Abbetot, which the same Adeliz granted to Walter. … attested by … Peverel de Beauchamp, Pain de Beauchamp, … William Maltravers, … Geoffrey de Abbetot, … (S) English Historical Review, V34, 1919, P547.
·         1075, Urse de Abitot, sheriff of Worcester, helded King William suppress a rebellion.
·         By 1086, Urse’s power in Worcester diluted by the Bishop of Worcester.
·         1/27/1091, Eudo dapifer, …, Urso de Abetot …, Ranulfus Peverellis, …, witnessed the charter under which William II King of England confirmed the status of Bath abbey. (S) FMG.

Children of Walter and Emmeline:
i. William de Beauchamp (243393920), born ~1110 in England.
ii. Matilda de Beauchamp (39979545), born ~1130 in England.