Friday, September 7, 2012

G27: 94564056 Brus-Arches

94564056. Adam de Brus & 94564057. Iveta de Arches

~1145, Adam, s/o §Adam de Brus & Agnes Paynel.

Ivetta born in England, eventual heiress & d/o §William de Arches & Ivetta ?. (S) Nidderdale, Speight, 1894, P124.

4/13/1167, Adam’s father died.

1169-70, Adam de Brus owed the King 20£ for the debts of Aaron the Jew in Yorkshire.

Juetta 1st married Roger de Flamville.

1169, Roger died.

1170, Adam de Brus gave 250 marks on behalf of the heirs of Robert de Percy, whom he had in custody, for the land of Ernald de Percy, their uncle. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, Farrer, 1915.

1172, Roger de Stutville held lands in Yorkshire of Adam de Brus. (S) Victoria History of York, East Riding, V2, 1969, P107.

Adam married Juetta; acquiring 7 knights’ fees in West Riding, Yorkshire, held of the honor of Morbray. [Including Walton in the Ainsty and Thorparch.] (S) Yorkshire Arch. Journal, V13, 1895, P245.

4/1173, King Henry’s 3 eldest sons rebelled. Adam remained loyal to the king and was awarded with fees of Collingham and Bardesey in exchanged for the castle of Danby. (S) Court, Household, and Itinerary of K. Henry II, Eyton, P172.

1174, Adam served in the Yorkshire contingent against the Scots.

1176, Adam de Brus paid 100£ for having taken a roe-buck from the King’s forest. (S) History of England, Lingard, 1912, P215.

1180, Adam involved in the pillage of a Norweian ship wrecked on the coast of Cleveland.

1180-95, Adam confirmed land in South Otterington, Yorkshire, to Geoffrey Fossard the younger. (S) Durham Liber Vitae, 2007, P453.

Bef. 1181, Rogero, Dei gratia Archiepiscopo Ebor., et universis S. Matris Ecclesiae filiis, Adam de Brus, salutem. (S) Cartularium Prioratus de Gyseburne, V89, 1894, P125.

By 1185, The men of Hartlepool obtained from their lord Adam de Brus a charter granting them the same privileges or customs as the burgesses of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. (S) Archaeologia Aeliana, 1915, P96.

1186, Adam participated in the Galloway campaign which ended at Carlisle with the submission of Roland.

9/3/1189, Richard I crowned king of England.

1191, Adam liable for 800 marks for debts owed to a deceased Jew, Aaron of Lincoln.

1192, Juetta granted 7 carcucates of land from the Arches estates at Askham Richard to her daughter Isabel de Brus and her heirs.

1194, Adam acquitted scutage.

1196, Adam assessed for scutage [for 1190.]

1196-7, Adam owed the king 20£ for the debts of Aaron the Jew.

3/20/1198, Adam died.

5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.

A controversy arose about a tithe between the canons of Nostel and Ivetta. Ivetta agreed to pay half of the tithe of the bread of her house to the canons; and they would find a canon to celebrate devine service for her soul, and those of her father, mother, and husbands R. de Flamvill and Adam de Brus. (S) Monasticon Eboracense, Burton, 1758, P312.

1209, Peter de Brus made a fine of 3 palfreys to reach and agreement with his half-brother Hugh de Flamville, and their mother Juetta de Arches [Juetta held liable for the Mowbray tenants.]

By 1212, Ivetta died.

(S) The Brus Family in England and Scotland, Blakely, 2005.

Family notes:

·         William de Arches s/o Osbert.

·         Adam de Brus [died 1167] & Agnes Paynel [died 1202, d/o Ralph Paynell & Beatrix ?], s/o Robert de Brus [died 1142], s/o Robert de Brus. [8/22/1138, Adam de Brus and his father Robert de Brus fought at the Battle of the Standard at Cowton moor near Northallerton, distinguishing themselves in the battle. (S) Stockton, Richmond, 1868, P6.]

·         Adam de Brus had a brother Robert de Brus from whom the kings of Scotland are descended.

·         Juetta had a sister Matilda who was a nun at Nun Monkton.

Children of Roger and Iveta:

i. Hugh de Flamville, born ? in England.

1212, Matilda de Conyers, widow of Hugh de Flamville, claimed dower of a third of the manors in Arches against Hugh’s half-brother Peter de Brus. [Peter won, so Hugh likely never had seisin of his mother’s lands.]

ii. Agnes de Flamville, born by 1169 in England.

Agnes married William de Percy.

9/1203, Agnes de Flammeville recovered her dower of a third of a carucated in Battersby against Henry de Percy and Stephen his son. (S) Pubs. of the Surtees Society, V89, 1894, P4.

1204, Agnes de Percy, [born Flamville], brought a case against Peter [her half-brother] to obtain her dower lands which her husband held of Peter.

Children of Adam and Ivetta:

i. Peter de Brus (47282028), born by 1175 in England.

ii. Isabel de Brus (973530381), born ? in England.