Saturday, November 3, 2012
G27: 121691424 Grey-Duston
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
~1220, Walter born in England, s/o 243382848. Robert de Grey & 243382849. Beatrice ?.
~1225, Isabel born in Duston, Northamptonshire, England, coheir & d/o 243382850. William de Duston & 243382851. Mary de Erdington.
Walter’s father died.
8/21/1231, Stephen of Seagrave has made fine with the king by £100 for having custody of the lands and heirs of William of Duston until the legal age of the heirs, with their marriage. (S) FRsHIII.
Isabel, a minor, ward of Walter de Grey, Archbishop of York. [This Walter’s uncle.]
1245, Walter de Grey, son of Robert de Grey of Rotherfield and nephew of Walter de Grey, Archbishop of York, purchased from Joan Arsic and her 2nd husband Stephen Simeon their right to half of Fringford. (S) History of the County of Oxford, Salzman, 1996, P127.
1245, Grant to Walter de Grey, son of Robert de Grey, nephew of Walter de Grey, archbishop of York. (S) Royal Charter Witness Lists, 2001.
1246, Walter de Grey, the archbishop’s nephew, had custody of the land which was Alexander de Hylton’s of the archbishop’s fee in Wynestow. (S) Archaeologia Aeliana, 1859, P138.
1255, Richard Basset and Henry de la Wade were pledges for Walter de Grey, knight. (S) Publications of the Selden Society, V13, 1899, P203.
1258, Walter heir to his uncle Walter de Grey, Archbishop of York. (S) Chronical of the Monastery of Abingdon, 1844, P46.
3/22/1261, Protection with clause, for one year from Easter, for Walter de Grey, going beyond seas on pilgrimage. (S) CPRs.
4/16/1264, Simple protection until Michaelmas for Walter de Grey. (S) CPRs.
1267, Walter de Grey protested that Roger Bigod had deforced him of 4 manors in Lincolnshire, at Somerton, Navenby, Coleby and Timberland. (S) Bigod Earls of Norfolk, Morris, 2005, P104.
1267, Walter, Lord of Rotherfield, Oxfordshire, died; son Robert his heir.
1271, A postmortum requested by Isabella on land of her grandfather, William de Duston, of which she was the tenant of the rent-charge.
10/10/1267, Grant to John de Turbervill of the marriage of Isabel late the wife of Walter de Grey who held in chief, or any fine she may make with the king for the said marriage. (S) CPRs.
10/26/1271, Simple protection without clause, for two years, for Isabel de Grey and maud de Staunton. (S) CPRs.
8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.
10/28/1276, Isabel, widow of Walter, held part of Wycle Manor, Northants.
1279, Lady Isabella de Grey holds (in Standlake) in demesne i ploughland by way of dower from Lord Robert de Grey, and the said Robert from John Maudut. (S) Oxfordhire Hundred Rolls of 1279.
1/24/1293, Isabel held Eleford, Oxon.
6/11/1295, Isabel held dower lands at Ketilwell, Yorks.
12/5/1302, Isabel held Stanlake, Oxon.
4/23/1303, Licence … for the alienation in mortmain to [the abbot and convent of St. James’s without Northampton] by Isabella de Grey of 7 messuages, … in Wykele and Duston. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 12/6/1304, Isabel died holding Duston Manor, Northants., as 1 Kt. fee; leaving as heir her grandson John de Grey, age 30.
(S) Fringford, A History of the Co. of Oxford, V6, 1959. (S) Yorkshire Inquisitions, 1902, P14.