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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Baron Reginald de Mohun & Lady Alicia Brewer

 973512768. Baron Reginald de Mohun & 973512769. Lady Alicia Brewer

~1175, Reginald born in England, s/o 1947025536. William IV de Mohun & 1947025537. Lucy ?.

~1179, Alicia born in England, d/o 189118346. William Briwere & 189118347. Beatrice de Vaux.

1186, ‘William de Moion’ granted tithes of his mills of Moion, Tesseium and Belcodreium to the Holy Trinity of Luzerne, for the soul of ‘his mother Godeheut’, witnessed by ‘Willelmo de Sancto Johanne, Gaufrido [Reginald] et Johanne et Roberto de Moion.’

10/1193, Reginald’s father died.

5/27/1199, John succeeded King Richard I of England.

1202, Robert, heir & s/o Richard Perceval, charged 15 marks for seizin of lands of Bodecombe, held of Reginald, s/o William de Moion.

1203, Hubert de Burgh, Chamberlain of England, ordered to induce Reginald, a minor, to exchange his lands near Lyon, France for lands in England.

1204, Reginald given livery of most of his inheritance.

~1204, Confirmation by Reginald de Moyun at the prayers of his mother … to the canons of Bruton … testibus:- Lucia matre mea, …

[––Reginald & Alice––]

1204, Reginald married Alice. (S) South Devon, Rowe, 1907, P37.

7/15/1205, Reginald given livery of Dunster castle and other lands to compensate for his loss of lands in Normandy. (S) Forests & Deer Parks – Somerset, Greswell, 1905, P74.

Aft. 1203, Reginald’s mother died.

By 1208, Reginald’s uncle John de Mohun died; Reginald his heir.

1208, Reginald the heir to Godehold de Moion, mother of John de Mohun, of the vill of Brinkley, Radfield Hundred. (S) Feudal Cambridgeshire, Farrer, 1920, P115. [John is Reginald’s uncle, who had been given Brinkley by Reginald’s father. Godehold is Reginald’s paternal grandmother.]

1209, Alicia Briwere, wife of Reginald, mentions “Comitis Willm. De Mohun” in a charter. (S) Journal – British Arch. Assoc., V12, 1856, P316.

6/6/1210, King John launched successful attacks in Ireland [which he split Ireland into shires ruled by the crown from Dublin]. King John launched 700 ships in the attack. Reginald served with King John.

1210-12, ‘Reginaldus de Moun’ holding 1 knight´s fee in Warwickshire.

1212, ‘Reginaldus de Moiun’ held ‘Dunestorre … in capite domino rege per servicium xl militum et dimidii de conquestu Anglie … in hundredo de Karenton’, in Somerset.

7/10/1212, A great fire swept through London, on the south side of the river, killing about 3000.

1213, Reginald died.


Alice married 2nd William Painel of Brampton, Devon.

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

5/4/1218, Somerset. Robert of Newburgh gives the king a palfrey for having a writ to summon Alice de Mohun to be before the justices at Westminster on the morrow of Trinity [to answer] concerning a knight’s fee with appurtenances in Sirineton’, into which Alice has no entry except by the intrusion which she made in that land after the death of Azalia, Robert’s grandmother , who held that fee in dower by the gift of Robert of Glastonbury, her former husband, whose heir he is, and of which he says he is unjustly deforced. (S) FRsHIII.

1/30/1222, Assize of novel disseisin which William Hoese and Margaret, his wife, arraigned before the king’s justices when they were to come to the parts of Warwick against Alice de Mohun, concerning a tenement in Stourton. (S) FRsHIII.

9/27/1227, William Paynel assigned Alice de Mohun his wife and Hugh de Samford to make part payments of debts in each of the 3 years after starting out on his pilgrimage to the Holy Land with the manor of Bampton as security.

1228, William Paynell died on his pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

1228, Henry III King of England ordered the sheriff of Devon to release ‘dotem suam ... Willelmum filium et heredi predicti Willelmi [to] Alicia de Moyun que fuit uxor Willelmi Paynel’.

11/18/1228, The king granted custody of the land and heir of William Paynel to Herbert son of Matthew, saving to Alice who was William´s wife her corn that she had caused to be sown pertaining to her dower.

1233, ‘Hugo Wack" vs. ‘Margeriam de Feritate et Willelmum de Percy’ relating to an agreement ‘cum Alicia de Moun et predicto Hugone’ concerning share of land which was held by ‘Willelmi Briwere.’

1234, Fees of William Briwere ‘porcio Alicie de Moyun.’

1238, Alice de Mohun, asked by what warrant she holds Axminster hundred, comes and proffers a charter of King John. (S) Crown Pleas of the Devon Iyre of 1238, Summerson, 1985, P43.

Alice died.

(S) The Archaeological Journal, 1880, P65. (S) Report and Transactions, V18, 1886, P352. (S) Foundation for Medieval Genealogy. (S) Two Cartularies – Priory of Bruton, 1894, P239.

Children of Reginald and Alice:

i. William de Mohun, born ? in England.

Bef. 1193, William died.

ii. Reginald de Mohun  (486756384), born 1205 in England.

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