Saturday, October 13, 2012

G27: 121689412 Burnell

121689412. Sir Hugh Burnell & 121689413. Sybil ?

Hugh born in England, s/o §Sir Robert Burnell. (S) 1623 Visitation of Shropshire, P92.

9/3/1267, Hugh Brunel of the county of Salop mainprised for Walter de Steinchewrth under the Dictum of Kenilworth. (S) CPRs.

1269, Hugh’s father died.

8/4/1270, Exemption for life, at the instance of Robert Brunel, clerk of the king and Edward his son, of Hugh Burnell and William Burnell, brothers of the said Robert, from being put on assizes, juries or recognitions, and from being made sheriff, … (S) CPRs.

8/1271, Hugh Burnel a witness to a quitclaim of Amicia de Wodyntone, daughter of Robert, formerly Lord of Wodyntone, to Robert de Mortimer of her manor of Huggeley. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, V4, Eyton, 1857, P266.

1272, Hugh Burnell with a writ of disseizin by Peter de Eyton of common pasture in Eyton. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, V8, Eyton, 1859, P33.

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

6/2/1274, Hugh Burnel came before the king and sought to replevy his mill in Endon [taken into the king’s hands for his default] against Emma, late the wife of Auger de Talinton. (S) CCRs. [Possibly not be this Hugh.]

9/21/1274, Hugh’s brother Robert, named Lord Chancellor of England.

1275-6, Sir Hugh Burnell a witness to a grant of Robert le Strange [died bef. 9/10/1276.] (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, Vs9-10, Eyton, 1859, P25.

1/18/1278, Hugh Burnell and William Burnell going with Robert Burnel, bishop of Bath and Wells and chancellor of England, beyond seas on the king’s affairs. (S) CPRs.

2/5/1278, Letter for Hugh Burnel, going beyond seas with R. bishop of Bath and Wells [Hugh’s brother], nominating … (S) CPRs. [Robert Burnel, bishop of Bath and Wells and chancellor of England, the uncle of Hugh.]

10/27/1278, Hugh Burnell with the sheriff on a panel at court at Westminster. (S) The Picards, 1878, P74.

5/27/1279, Sir Hugh Burnel, brother of bp. Robert Burnel, presented Malcolm de Harley to the church of Chetton, Salop. (S) Bath and Wells, V7, 2001, P92.

Hugh died.

1/25/1280, Grant to R. [Robert de Burnell] bishop of Bath and Wells, the chancellor, of the custody, during the minority of the heirs, of the lands late of Hugh Burnell, tenant in chief; with the marriage. (S) CPRs. [R. bishop of Bath and Wells the uncle of Philip. (S) CPRs, 8/4/1270.]

Family notes:

·         Sir Robert Burnell s/o Sr Hugh Burnell [died 1242] & Petronell Cheynie.

·         Hugh had a brother Sr Philip Burnell [died 1293 without issue], and an uncle Sr Philip Burnell [died 1282.]

·         Another “Hugh Burnell” active at this time: 11/24/1280, Grant to Hugh Burnell, and his heirs, of free warren in all his demesne lands in Eudon, co. Salop.

Child of Hugh and Sybil:

i. Philip Burnell (60844706), born 8/1/1264 in England.