~1205, Richard of Wattlesborough born in Shropshire, England, s/o 243394008. Richard Corbet & 243394009. Johanna Morton.
~1210, Petronilla of Wattlesborough and Booley, Lady of Edgbolton, born in Shropshire, England. (S) Arch. Journal, V25, 1868, P101.
10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
1225, Richard’s father died.
1229, Domino Ricardo Corbet named in the charters of the abbey of Ystrad Marchell.
1230, Grant to Wido de Hadnall … Witnesses, … Richard Corbet … (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, Eyton, V10, P48.
6/13/1233, Thomas Corbet (486765250), baron of Caus, gave Richard Corbet’s son Reginald [a minor] as a hostage to King Henry.
1236, An intermediate lordship was held by Arnold DuBois, of whom Richard Corbet held 1 knight's fee in Houghton. (S) Victoria Hist. of the County of Leicester, V5, 1964.
1237, Richard Corbet a surety for Fulk fitz Warin of Alderbury.
6/26/1237, Peter son of Oliver gives the king half a mark for having a pone concerning a writ of mesne against Richard Corbet. (S) FRsHIII.
11/24/1239, Fine by which Richard Corbet agrees to do service for one knight’s fee to William de Skalebroc for the tenement which Peter son of Oliver holds of the said Richard in Haseleye … (S) Report – Royal Commission on Manuscripts, 1899, P70.
1240, Richard Corbet held half a knight’s fee under the fee of Beauchamp. (S) The Hundred of Framland, Nichols, 1971.
1240, Richard held a knight’s fee in Wattlesburgh of the barony of Caus.
1241, Richard Corbet held 1 knights fee of Wetlesbroc of the barony of Thomas Corbet of Caus.
1241, Richard Corbet appointed with John le Strange (121697006) as a justiciar of special assize in the county of Shropshire.
1242, William presented to part of the church by Sir Richard Corbet and instituted as rector.
1243, Richard Corbet quitclaimed the right of presentation to the church of Houghton-on-the-Hill. (S) Selden Society, 1979, P265.
1243, Richard Corbet gave 2 marks for a suit with the abbot of St. Peter-super-Dyvam.
1243, Richard, Lord of Edgebolton, died.
(S) Antiquities of Shropshire, V7, Eyton, 1858. (S) Transactions of Shropshire, 1898, P125. (S) Antiquities of Shropshire, V10, Eyton, P185.
Child of Richard and Petronilla:
i. Robert Corbet (60848502), born ~1230 in Shropshire, England.