Saturday, September 29, 2012

G27: 121688162 Martel

121688162. Sir Roger Martel & 121688163. Joan ?

10/22/1272, Grant of a weekly market on Tuesdays at Hinton Martel to Roger Martel, Dorset, to be held at the manor. (S) Royal Charter Witness Lists of Henry III, Morris, 2001, P292. [Also granted a market at Great Glen, Leicestershire.]

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

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.

1275, Appointment of John de Cobeham and Elias de Beckingham to take the assise of darien presentment arraigned by Roger Martel against Margaret Martel, touching the church of Merston, Sussex. (S) Report of the Deputy Keeper, V43, 1883, P184.

1275, Assise of novel disseisin arraigned by Robert de Moyne Martel and Roger Kamyn against Roger Martel … common pasture in Hodemein, Dorset. (S) Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P138.

1278, Mesne tenants under the overlords included Roger Martel who held Carlton of Alan la Zouche. (S) Carlton Curlieu, A History of the County of Leicestershire, V5, 1964.

1279, Roger Martel a commissioner for gaol delivery at Ilchester. (S) House of Commons Papers, V44, 1887, P97.

2/21/1280, Roger died at Shireburne; his heirs his daughter Ela age 7; her younger sister Joan. (S) Christchurch Priory Cartulary, Hanna, 2007, P484.

5/16/1280, To the sheriff of Dorset. Order to cause dower to be assigned to Joan, late the wife of Roger Martel, tenant in chief, upon her taking oath not to marry without the king’s licence. (S) CCRs.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, 108.

Family notes:

·         6/26/1280, Inspeximus … A charter where by Eleanor, the king’s mother, lady of Ireland and duchess of Aquitaine gave … witnesses … Sir Roger Martel … (S) CChRs.

·         1223-38, a likely ancestor named Roger Martel, and heir of Jordan de St. Martin, is notable in historical records.

Children of Roger and Joan:

i. Ela Martel (60844081), born 1273 in England.

ii. Joan Martel, born ? in England.