121691312. Sir Nicholas de Stafford & 121691313. Joan ?
~1250, Nicholas born in England, s/o 243382624. Robert de Stafford & 243382624. Alice Corbet.
Bef. 6/4/1261, Nicholas’ father died. Nicholas’ wardship and marriage granted to Edward, the king’s son. (S) CPRs.
6/15/1263, Nicholas’ wardship and marriage granted to Geoffrey de Langeleye. (S) CPRs.
1272, Nicholas de Stafford, son of Robert, mortgaged all his demesne land in the vill of Bradley for 12 marks to Sir William de Caverswall. (S) Victoria History of Stafford, V4, 1958, P77.
1274, Nicholas in a suit against Walter le Warner over tenements in Ricardescote.
8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.
8/6/1276, Protection with clause volumus, for two years, for Nicholas de Stafford, going beyond seas with Edmund, the king’s brother. (S) CPRs.
5/1/1278, Joan, wife of Nicholas de Stafford, a coparcener in Acton and Henley, concurred with her husband in selling her share (1/6th) of the estate, to Robert de Stretton. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, V11, Eyton, 1860, P377.
5/16/1279, Inquisition taken at Clomele, Ireland, … jurors:– William fitz Jordan, … Nicholas de Stafford, … (S) Cal. of Doc.’s Relating to Ireland, 1877, P298.
1279, Nicholas de Stafford held Tifoe as part of his barony by the service of one knight’s fee. (S) Antiquities of Warwickshire, V1, 1730, P544.
9/10/1281, Enrolment of a grant from Thomas de Audelyme … Witnesses: … Sir Nicholas de Stafford … Sir William de Stafford … knights … (S) CCRs.
1282, Nicholas heir to his father.
6/28/1283, Nicholas, baron de Stafford, summoned to Shrewsbury by writ from Rhuddlan to the king to hold a colloquium to ordain what should be done with David, brother of Llewellyn, formerly prince of Wales. (S) The Titular Barony of Clavering, 1891, P16.
1285, William de Caverswall holding Billington of William de Stafford, and he by knight’s service of Nicholas de Stafford. (S) Victoria History of Stafford, V4, 1958, P79.
1287, Nicholas, Baron of Stafford, summoned to service in Wales.
1287-8, Nicholas killed at Droselan castle, Wales.
Child of Nicholas and ?:
i. Edmund de Stafford (60845656), born 7/15/1272 in England.