Saturday, October 13, 2012

G27: 121689408 Lovel-Sydenham


121689408. Lord John Lovel & 121689409. Maud de Sydenham

~1235, John born in England, s/o 243378816. John Lovel & 243378817. Alvia Basset.

Maud born in England, d/o §Sir William Sydenham. (S) Ancestry of Chamberlin and Grant, V3, Henderson, 2000.

John married Maud acquiring the lordship of Tichmersh, Northamptonshire.

3/1/1255, Protection with clause for John Lovell, in the service of Edward the king’s son in Gascony, so long as he be in his service there. (S) CPRs.

1257, John's father died.

1257, John summoned against the Welsh.

4/1259, John Lovel witnessed a grant by prior Andrew and his convent to Richard Dymars. (S) Chartulary of Winchester Cathedral, Goodman, 1927.

4/1260, Nicholas of Docking v. John Lovel. (S) Kings, Barons and Justices, Brand, 2003, P110.

7/9/1261, John appointed sheriff of Cantebrig [Cambridge] and Huntedon [Huntingdon]. (S) CPRs.

7/13/1261, Grant to John Lovel of 20£ a year at the exchequer. (S) CPRs.

11/8/1261, Grant to John Luvel and his heir that they may hunt with their own dogs the hare, the fox, the badger and the cat, except in fence month. (S) CPRs.

2/26/1262, Cambridge and Huntingdon committed to Saer de Frevill; mandate to John Luvel to deliver the counties to him. (S) CPRs.

4/12/1263, Simon de Montfort returned to England to lead a rebellion of young barons.

3/8/1264, John named governor of the castle Northampton, during pleasure. (S) CPRs. [John apparently could not get custody.]

4/6/1264, King Henry attacked Northampton, capturing Simon’s 2nd son, and John.

5/14/1264, King Henry and lord Edward, captured at the battle of Lewes. John at the battle, fighting for the king, was also captured.

1264-65, Simon de Montfort effectively ruled England.

2/28/1265, Grant to John Lovel, in aid of his ransom after the conflict at Lewes, that he may lease 3 of his manors which he held in chief, Suthmere, Docking and Tychewell. (S) CPRs.

5/28/1265, Lord Edward escaped captivity.

8/4/1265, Lord Edward defeated Simon de Montfort at the battle of Evesham, ending the barons revolt.

9/21/1265, Appointment … to take into the king’s hands the lands of rebels … knights in the following counties … Northampton } John Lovel, William le Brun. (S) CPRs.

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.

1267-68, John Luvel, “a magnate of the lord king”, a member of inquests into the disposition of the confiscated lands in 11 counties. (S) Liberties and Communities, Cam, 1963, P41.

4/4/1268, John Luvel granted a Thursday market and fair at Docking, Norfolk. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.

11/16/1269 at London, Inspeximus … whereby William Maudut, sometime earl of Warwick, … witnesses, Sir John Lovel, … Sir Gilbert Talebot, … knights … (S) CChRs.

1270, Northampton. Isaac, son of Josce, a Jew, alleged that John Lovel bought a debt of him, contrary to the assize and custom. (S) Starrs and Jewish Charters, V2, Lincoln, 1930, P246.

5/12/1270, … Protection with clause volumus, for four years from Easter, for Robert de Ufford, crusader, who is going with the King and with Edward the king’s son to the Holy land. The like for the following crusaders … John Lovel … (S) FRsHIII.

8/1270, John left with lord Edward for the 8th Crusade.

11/10/1270, The crusaders arrived in Tunis to find that French King Louis had died, the crusader forces had been decimated by disease, and King Charles of Sicliy, had already arranged a peace treaty with the emir of Tunis. The French fleet returned the next day.

By 5/1271, Edward moved his forces to Acre; waiting for support to arrive [which never came.]

9/1172, Edward, leaving soldiers to defend Acre, began his journey home.

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

By 8/1274, The crusaders returned to England.

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

1274, John Luvel haggling over his arrears due for 1261-1. (S) Liberties and Communities, Cam, 1963, P39.

3/7/1281, To the keeper of the forest of Melkesham. Order to cause John Lovel to have in that forest 10 oaks fit for timber, of the king’s gift. (S) CCRs.

1282, 6 bucks apiece to the Bishop of Worcester and to John Lovel. (S) Royal Forests of England, Cox, 1905, P261.

4/1284, John Lovel v. John of Newland … (S) Kings, Barons and Justices, Brand, 2003, P311.

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.

1286, The king sent 12 bucks to John Lovel. (S) Royal Forests of England, Cox, 1905, P261.

By 1287, John 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. … Sum of the whole extent, £17 1s. (S) Abstracts of Wiltshire IsPM, V37, 1908, P169.

(S) Peerage of England, Collins, P335. (S) A Gen. and Heraldic Dic., Burke, P319.

Family notes:

·         There is also a John Lovel, s/o William Lovel, contemporary to this John, also in Wilts, Northampton, and Essex. [The king’s hunter.]

Children of John and Maud:

i. John Lovel (60844704), born 1257 in England.

ii. Isabella Lovel, born ? in England.

6/29/1321, Sir William Calthorp, son of Sir Walter [died 1289], remitted to the abbot and convent of Crowland … manor … of Gedney … with Isabella his lady, daughter of John Lord Lovell of Tichmarsh, entailed on Walter, their son and heir, the lordship of Calthorp, … who married Alice, daughter of Sir Ralph de Crophull, and niece to John Hotham, bishop of Ely. [John Lovel held 1/5th fee in Docking of William Calthorp.] (S) Essay Towards History of Norfolk, V3, 1769, P717.

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