243382144. William Bardolf
~1195, William born in England, s/o 486764288. Doun Bardolf & 486764289. Beatrice de Warren.
5/27/1199, John succeeded King Richard I of England.
1203, William’s father died.
7/29/1203, King John granted custody of ‘heredem Dun Bard’ [William] to ‘Waltero de Sancto Joh militi.’ (S) FMG.
Bef. 2/24/1205, William’s father died; William a minor; custody of the land ‘quae fuit Daonis Bardulf’ given to Robert de Vipont.
1209, William, as a minor at the death of his father, had his lands held of Hubert de Burgh. [William’s step-father.]
Bef. 12/18/1214, William’s mother died.
9/29/1215, William attained his majority by writ of restitution.
1220, ‘apud Bermonvill’ unum feodum de Comitatus de Clara, quod tenet Willemus Bardof.’
1220, William Bardof held a fief at Putot of the barony of Concquainvilliers, Normandy [and another William Bardof held a half a fief in the same vill.]
5/10/1223, William Bardolf pledged 10£ for G. earl of Gloucester. (S) FRsHIII.
10/23/1223, William Bardolf has licence to collect scutage from the knights’ fees that he holds of the king in chief for the army of Wales. (S) FRsHIII.
7/5/1224, Order to the sheriff of Nottinghamshire to place in respite the demand for scutage that he makes from William Bardolf. (S) FRsHIII.
9/24/1225, Order to the sheriff of Lincolnshire to hand over the land formerly of John of Dorrington in Dorrington, …, to William Bardolf to keep with all property and chattels found therein to the king’s use in the form that the king will signify to him. (S) FRsHIII.
By 1226, William Bardolf conveyed the manor of Portslade and 10 knights’ fees to Hubert de Burgh [which Hugh gave to his daughter Margery.] (S) Honors and Knights’ Fees, Farrer, 1925, P323.
1227, William’s step-father, Hubert de Burgh, became earl of Kent.
1229, Walter de Kantebury presented by William Bardolf at Ruskington. (S) Sleaford, Trollope, 1872, P303.
1229, William Bardolf released the manor of Roding Bardolf, Essex, to Earl Warren.
1/4/1230, Grant to H. de Burgo, earl of Kent, and Margaret his wife, … of the homage and service of the following tenants of the honour of Peverel of London … William Bardolf and Roger de Akeny for land in Bradewell, … (S) CChRs.
10/15/1232, William Bardolf has made fine with the king by £1000 for having the custody of the land and heir of William of Eynsford and the marriage of the same heir, … if death befalls the heir before he is able legally to marry William’s daughter and before she can be dowered …, William will be quit of all terms for the aforesaid money …, William has given surety by John earl of Huntingdon, William de Vescy, Henry of Audley and William de Cantilupe junior. (S) FRsHIII.
11/8/1233, The fine of Hugh d’Aubigny for having his lands. Pledges of the said Hugh … John fitz Geoffrey for 100 m … Warin de Munchesney for 100 m. … Bertram de Criel for 20 m. … William Mauduit for 40 m. … William Bardolf for 50 m. Thomas of Moulton for 50 m. Hugh Wake for 50 m. … John de Vieuxpont for 50 m. John de Vaux for 20 m. Payn de Chaworth for 40 m. … William de Percy for 200 m. … (S) FRsHIII.
10/7/1234, The K. notifies that Richard de Burgh has made a fine of him of 3,000 marks to have seisin of his land of Connaught as he had when the K. disseised him owing to his account at the time when he was justiciary of Ireland, and the strife with Hubert de Burgh, earl of Kent, his uncle …
2/6/1235, The king has granted to his beloved and faithful William Bardolf that, of the fine which he made with him for having the custody of the land and heirs of William of Eynsford , of which he was accustomed to render 300 m. per annum, he may henceforth render 200 m. per annum. (S) FRsHIII.
10/4/1236, Order to the sheriff of Kent to place in respite the demand that he makes by summons of the Exchequer from William Bardolf for the debts of William of Eynsford , the custody of whose land and heirs is in his hand. (S) FRsHIII.
7/22/1237, William Bardolf gives the king 5 m. for having four justices to take an assize of novel disseisin . Order to the sheriff of Norfolk. (S) FRsHIII.
7/8/1238, William granted a market at Harthill, Yorkshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
9/25/1238, William and Robert de Everingham granted a market at Shelford, Nottinghamshire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
4/13/1241, Licence for William Bardulf to cross to the king of France to receive land there. (S) CPRs.
1241, William Bardolf granted an easement to the prior of Lewes for the latter's mill adjoining land in Barcombe. (S) Honors and Knights’ Fees, Farrer, 1925, P341.
1241, William Bardolf seized the notorious outlaw, William de Marisco, in Lundy Island. (S) The Barons’ War, Blaauw, 1871, P151.
3/30/1242, Agreement for the upkeep of mills between (a) William Bardolf and (b) Godfrey Walleis, with feoffment of land. (S) UKNA.
5/21/1242, The king is sending William Bardulf to keep the peae in those parts [Devon] and to make inquisition … (S) CPRs.
Bef. 6/25/1242, William Bardolf of Norfolk captured pirate William de Marisco, who was executed in London [on this date.]
1242, William attended King Henry III on an expedition to France.
5/12/1243, On the death of Hubert de Burgh, William had livery of the honor of Wormegay, Norfolk.
6/18/1244, Protection with clause volumus for William Bardolf, going in the king’s service in Scotland and Wales. (S) CPRs.
8/12/1244, William granted markets and fairs at Wormegay and Star Bardolph, Norfolk. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
1245-72, Quit Claim from William Bardolf to Ranulph Abbot of Ramsey of marshland within the dike Pokeyk. (S) UKNA.
10/21/1245, Licence for William Bardulf to make his will of all his moveables … (S) CPRs.
By 1246, Roger Bigod, earl of Norfolk, grant to the Church of the Holy Cross, Bungay … Witnesses: Ralph Bigod, … William Bardolf, … (S) The Bigod Earls of Norfolk, Morris, 2005, P215.
4/20/1247, Concord between Brother Robert de Sanford, Master of the Knights Templars and William Bardolf, deforciant, of 1 mark annual rent for his mill of Reskinton … William, son of the said William Bardolf, who held the manor of Reskinton with the mill of the gift of the said William, present in the court. (S) Lincolnshire Notes and Queries, V7, 1904, P109.
5/4/1248, Protection with clause volumus for William Bardulf. (S) CPRs.
1250, William Bardolf, lord of Stowe, granted one-third of 120 acres of fen called Westfen, within Podike towards Marshland, and 50 acres … (S) A Terrier of Fleet – Lincolnshire, Ballard, 1981, P39.
1252, William given free warren in Ruskington, Roxholm, Anwick, Brauncewell, Thorpe, Digny and Leasingham. (S) Sleaford, Trollope, 1872, P298.
8/16/1252, John de Lessinton as justice and sheriff of Lincoln to make a perambulation between the land of William Bardolf in Amewik and Coteland and the land of Williiam de Kime in Kyme and Nortkime. (S) CPRs.
8/6/1253, Appointment of Henry de la Mar to equire who burned, threw down and carried away the houses of William Bardulf in the marsh of Amewik … (S) CPRs.
5/3/1254, Protection with clause volumus for the following who are going with the queen to the king in Gascony ; … William Barduf … (S) CPRs. [Prince Edward would marry Leonore at Las Huelgas in Burgos, which the queen attended. William’s sons Thomas and William also attended.]
5/17/1254, Notification that the king has committed to … 1,460£ to … Alfonse count of Toulouse … William Bardulf to conduct the said money to Paris and there cause it to be delivered. (S) CPRs.
7/19/1254 at St. Macaire, France, William Bardulf granted free warren in his demesne lands of Wermegay, … [48 manors in 5 counties]. (S) CPRs.
1255, William given custody of Nottingham castle. (S) Sleaford, Trollope, 1872, P298.
1257, William attended King Henry III on an expedition to Wales. [The battle of Cadfan was fought by the invading army made up of English, Gascons, and men of South Wales, in an attempt to halt the successes of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd.]
1257, William with the Bigods disseized Hugh fitz John of 4 acres in Tacolneston.
8/23/1257, Pardon to William Bardof, the elder, for the death of John de Aserleye, William Champel and Richard son of Richard. (S) CPRs.
1/18/1258, William granted markets and fairs at Setchey and Garveston, Norfolk. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
1258, William Bardolf vs. Adam de Everingham for the patronage of Sheford priory, a house of Austin canons. (S) Victoria History of the the County of Nottingham, V2, 1910, P119.
1258, 12 ‘Councilors’ were chosen by King Henry to meet with representatives of his barons, who also chose 12, at Oxford to consider how to reorganize the government. William Bardolf was one of those chosen by King Henry.
6/1258, King Henry signed the Provisions of Oxford. These limitations by parliament [led by Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester] granted money to Henry in exchange for administrative reform.
6/22/1258, William made governor of Nottingham castle under the provisions of Oxford. (S) CPRs.
1258, King Henry appointed William Bardolf to the custody of Norfolk. [27 other sheriffs also replaced.] (S) Bigod Earls of Norfolk, Morris, 2005, P85.
3/29/1259, Appointment of William Bardolf of the keeping of the castle of Notingham. (S) CPRs.
5/19/1260, William Bardolf to deliver the castle of Nottingham to John de Bayoll. (S) CPRs.
1261, William Bardolf, senior, v. William Bardolf, junior, and Juliana his wife of manors of Canteleg’ and Castre. (S) Feet of Fines for Norfolk, V1, 1885, P98.
12/7/1261, Notification that the king has made peace with the barons, and they are not to be charged with anything unless any of the following have not put his seal to the said peace withing 15 days, … the earl Marshal, the earl of Leicester, the earl of Warenne, Roger de Mortymer, Hugh le Despenser, William Bardolf, John de Burgo, Henry de Hastinges, John le Fiz John, Robert de Vespont, William de Muntchenesy, John le Fiz Alezn, Nicholad de Segrave, Geoffrey de Lucy. (S) CPRs.
3/1262, King Henry repudiated the Provisions of Oxford.
4/12/1263, Simon de Montfort returned to England to lead a rebellion of young barons.
7/18/1263, John de Balliolo to deliver the castle of Notingham to William Bardolf. (S) CPRs.
12/13/1263, William Bardolf a surety for observing the Mise of Amiens. [An agreement by King Henry to arbitration over the Provisions of Oxford by King Louis of France.]
1/23/1264 at Amiens, France, King Louis, in arbitration as agreed to by King Henry and Simon de Montfort, declared the Provisons of Oxford invalid.
4/5/1264, William surrendered Nottingham castle to King Henry.
5/14/1264, William, a royalist at the battle of Lewes, taken prisoner with the King.
1264-5, Simon de Montfort effectively ruled England.
8/4/1265, Lord Edward defeated Simon de Montfort at the battle of Evesham; ending the barons’ revolt in England.
1266, The prior of Barnwell at Wygenhall, Norfolk, robbed by followers of Sir William Bardolf of 13 horses and their harnesses. (S) Memorials of Cambridge, V2, Wright, 1847, P260.
9/10/1267, The king on behalf of William Bardulf and Thomas Bardulf … [lands had been siezed while William and Thomas were in the king’s service] … (S) CPRs.
4/24/1269, Confirmation of a grant in perpetuity to William Bardolf by William de Kayneto of his whole land in Fretham, … Robert Grele … land of Sprockesworth … Geoffrey de Fanarches … land of Salthuse … (S) CPRs.
6/17/1271, Commission … inquisition … 700 acres as well as marsh lands of William Bardolf … submerged by alluvions of the waters of the sea … (S) CPRs.
11/16/1272, King Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.
1273, The manor of Hallaton held of Sir William Bardolf by homage. (S) Transactions – Leicestershire, V13, 1924, P147.
1274, “William Bardolf: Leicestershire, Sussex, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Norfolk” died at sea. (S) UKNA, IPM. [Holding 2 knights fees in Billesdon, Rolleston, Godeby, and Haloughton, in Nottingham, William his son and heir. (S) History of Market Harborough, Hill, 1875, P46.]
(S) Cal. of Doc.’s Relating to Ireland, V1, 1875. (S) A Gen. and Heraldic Dictionary, Burke, 1831, P25. (S) Magni Rotuli Scaccarii Normanniae, Stapleton, P225ff. (S) DNB, Baker-Beadon, 1885, P176.
· William married Juliana, d/o Almiric de Spencer & Anabella, heir & d/o Walter de Chesney. (S) Sleaford, Trollope, 1872, P298.