Saturday, April 11, 2015
121688672 Walter de Asteley
~1180, Walter de Asteley born in England, s/o 243377344. Thomas de Asteley & 243377345. Matilda de Camville.
7/6/1189, Richard I succeeded Henry II as King of England.
By 1189, Grant from Thomas de Estleia, with consent of his wife Ala (Matilda) and his heir Walter to Rich. de Cusinton of land in Soudleia (Warwickshire). Witn., Hevic, clerk of Chelverdescote, … (S) Historical Manuscripts Commission, 1888, P145.
5/27/1199, John succeeded Richard I as King of England.
~1214, Walter married Isabel.
1215, Walter assessed scutage for Poitou, 3 marks per knight’s fee. (Never paid.)
6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, succeeded John as King of England.
1216, King John gave Walter’s lands in Whichford, in the south of Warwickshire, to Alice de Mohun.
1217, Walter received the favour of the king.
1220, Walter the patron of the church at Broughton Astley.
1221, Walter’s father died.
1221, Walter held land in Broughton on the death of his father.
1235, Walter paid 2 marks on 1 knight’s fee for the aid in the marriage of Isabel, sister of the King.
1236, Walter held 3 knights’ fees in Warwickshire: Astley & Milverton, 1.5; Weddington 1, and Hill Morton 1.5.
Bef. 1239, Walter died before his mother.
(S) Historic Peerage, Nicolas, 1857, P33.
Child of Walter and Isabel:
i. Thomas de Asteley (60844336), born ~1215 in Broughton Astley, Leicestershire, England.