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Thursday, September 10, 2020

Baron Henry de la Pomerey & Lady Amicia de Camville

 30417880. Baron Henry de la Pomerey & 30417881. Lady Amicia de Camville

4/23/1265, Henry born in Tregoney, Cornwall, England, s/o 60835760. Henry de la Pomerey.

1275, Amicia born in England, d/o 60835762. Sir Geoffrey de Camville.

11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England.

Bef. 9/29/1279, Amicia’s mother died.

1281, Henry’s father died.

11/15/1283, Order to the treasurer and barons of the Exchequer to cause enrolment to be made pursuant to the king's pardon to Geoffrey de Caunvill (60835762) of £100 of the £200 wherein he is held to the king for the wardship of the land and heir of Henry de la Pomereye. (S) CFRs.

8/3/1284, John de Appelton came before the king … to replevy … taken into the king's hands for their defaults in the county [court] of Devon against Henry son of Henry de la Pomereye. (S) CCRs.

1287, Henry, age 22, proved his age.

1/20/1291, Grant to Guy Ferre, for a fine of £40 made by him with the executors of the wlll of queen Eleanor, the king's consort, of the marriage of the said Amice (30417881), which Henry de la Pomereye [father or gf], of whom the said James de Boulay held his land by knight service, granted to the said queen. (S) CFRs.

[––Henry & Amicia––]

1291, Henry married Amicia.

12/14/1294, IPM of Gilbert de Clare, Earl of Gloucester. Devon: Clyst and Canonteyng. 1 fee held by the heir of Henry de Pomeray. (S) CIsPM.

7/24/1297, Order to cause Henry de la Pomeray, son and heir of Henry de la Pomeray, to be acquitted of the scutage exacted from him for the service of 1 knight's fee in the king's army of Wales in the 5th year of his reign (1277), as his father was with the king in his service in that army. (S) CCRs.

10/24/1299, Writ for IPM of Hawise, late the wife of Reginald de Valle Torta (d.1270). Devon: … Peter Corbet aged 30 and more, and Henry de la Pomerey aged 32, are next heirs of the inheritance of the said Reginald. (S) CIsPM.

11/13/1301, IPM of Edmund, Earl of Cornwall. Cornwall: Tregony. 1 fee held by Henry de Pomeray. (S) CIsPM.

1302, Peter Corbet and Henry de la Pomeray of Berry state that they are the next heirs of the inheritance of Vautort and petitioned at the last parliament at Lincoln stating [Roger, brother of Reginald, d.1276] Vautort whilst he was out of his wits granted much of his inheritance to Earl Richard, and that they were the next heirs. (S) UKNA. [At issue were 58 knights’ fees in Cornwall and Devon. Henry claimed right as “Henry (30417880), son of Henry (60835760), son of Henry, son of Johanna, eldest of 2 sisters and coheirs of Roger de Valletort. (S) Victoria History of the County of Devon.]

3/30/1305, Order to the same to make partition into 2 equal parts of the manor of Hurberton and 2 parts of the manor of Brixham, co. Devon, held by the death of Roger de Valle Torta and of Hawise late the wife of Reynold de Valle Torta, who held the said 2 parts in dower, and to deliver to Henry de la Pomereye and Peter Corbet (d.1322), kinsmen and heirs of the said Roger, they having done homage. (S) CFRs.

1305, Henry died.

9/4/1305, IPM of Henry de la Pomeray. Cornwall: Trigony. The manor … annexed to his manor of Biry, co. Devon, which he held … of the king in chief by barony. Henry (b.1291) his son, aged 14, is his next heir. Devon: Stokeley Pomeray. The manor, a member of the manor of Bery, … of barony. Biry. The manor … of barony. … Hurberton. A moiety of the manor … by barony … [over 28 knights’ fees] (S) CIsPM.


10/18/1305, Order to cause dower to be assigned to Amice, late the wife of Henry de la Pomeray, tenant in chief, upon her taking oath that she will not marry without the king's licence. (S) CCRs.

7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.

1308, Amicia’s father died.

5/1/1308, Henry (15208940) son of Henry de la Pomeray, Knight, and Amicia, dau. of Geoffrey de Camville, confirmed the grant made by his grandfather Henry, son of Henry de la Pomeray and Margery de Vernon, in the manor of Tale. They were license to entail the manors of Stokeley, Byrye, Harberton, etc., on himself and Johanna his wife, for life, with remainder to his sons Henry, William, Nicholas, John and Thomas, successively in tail male. (S) Victoria History of the County of Devon.

8/1315, Quitclaim. Rosemund, who was wife of Walter Bloye, widow, to Amice who was wife of Henry of la Pomerey, all Rosemund's land of Ordrichescrofte in the manor of Berry Pomeroy for £40. (S) UKNA.

1328, Henry son of Amicia de Pomeroy to settle on himself for life 38 knights' fees in Berry Pomeroy and Harberton, 2/3rds of the manor of Berry Pomeroy and 2/3rds of half the manors of Brixham and Harberton, with the reversion of the remaining third of the said manor and half-manors, now held in dower by Amicia late the wife of Henry de Pomeroy; … (S) UKNA.

1329, Amicia held the manor of Stokeley Pomeray in dower.

2/5/1339, Amicia wrote her will – requested to be buried beside her husband Henry de Pomeroy, at Berry Pomeroy.

Bef. 2/16/1340, Amicia died.

(S) Rpts&Trans, V40, Devonshire, 1908, P128. (S) Tribal Ancestry of the American Pomeroys, 1922, Pomeroy, P38.

Child of Henry and Amicia:

i. Henry de la Pomeray (15208940), born 1292 in England.

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