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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Lord Roger Martel & Joan ?

 121688162. Lord Roger Martel & 121688163. Joan ?

~1245, Roger born in England, s/o §§William Martel & Margaret ?, s/o §§Roger Matel & Amice ?.

~1250, Joan born in England.

1270, Roger’s father died.

1270, Roger Martel assigned the manor of Merston to his mother Margaret.

1271, Roger Martill granted a market and fair at Great Glen, Leicester. (S) Topo. Hist. of Leicester, Curtis, 1831, P64.

[––Roger & Joan––]

By 1272, Roger married Joan.

10/22/1272, Grant of a weekly market on Tuesdays at Hinton Martel to Roger Martel, Dorset, to be held at the manor. (S) Royal Charter Witness Lists of Henry III, Morris, 2001, P292.

11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.

8/19/1274 at Westminster abbey, Edward I crowned king of England.

1275, Roger the heir to his grandmother Amice. [Her dower lands.]

1275, Appointment of John de Cobeham and Elias de Beckingham to take the assise of darien presentment arraigned by Roger Martel against Margaret Martel, touching the church of Merston, Sussex. (S) Report of the Deputy Keeper, V43, 1883, P184.

1275, Assise of novel disseisin arraigned by Robert de Moyne Martel and Roger Kamyn against Roger Martel … common pasture in Hodemein, Dorset. (S) Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P138.

1278, Mesne tenants under the overlords included Roger Martel who held Carlton of Alan la Zouche. (S) Carlton Curlieu, A History of the County of Leicestershire, V5, 1964.

1279, Roger Martel a commissioner for gaol delivery at Ilchester. (S) House of Commons Papers, V44, 1887, P97.

[Undated] A charter where by Eleanor, the king’s mother, lady of Ireland and duchess of Aquitaine gave … witnesses … Sir Roger Martel … (S) CChRs.

2/21/1280, Roger died at Shireburne, Dorset. (S) Christchurch Priory Cartulary, Hanna, 2007, P484.

4/1/1280, IPM of Roger Martel. Dorset: Hyneton Martel. £8 land in the manor … Mayne Martel. The manor … Ilsynton within the manor of Pydeleton. 1½ virgate land … His daughters, Ela aged 7, and Joan aged 4, are his next heirs. He died at Shireburne the eve of St. Peter in Cathedra, 8 Edw. [I] in the eyre of John de Reygate and his companions in co. Dorset. (S) CIsPM.


5/16/1280, To the sheriff of Dorset. Order to cause dower to be assigned to Joan, late the wife of Roger Martel, tenant in chief, upon her taking oath not to marry without the king’s licence. (S) CCRs.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, 108. (S) Hist. of Sussex, V4, 1953, Merston.

Children of Roger and Joan:

i. Ela Martel (60844081), born 1273 in England.

ii. Joan Martel, born ? in England.

Joan married Reynold fitz Reynold, brother of Ela’s husband.

By 1309, Joan died.

Son: Herbert.

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