~1185, Richard Luvel born in Somerset, England, s/o 79849664. Henry Lovel.
1203-4, At Westminster …; between Hugh de Greinton and Sabina his wife, … ; and Richard Luvel, tenent ; for a hide of land in Biddesham. … quit claimed for themselves and their heirs all right in the land to Richard Luvel and his heirs. (S) Pedes Finium.
10/28/1216, Henry III crowned king of England.
Bef. 8/25/1218, Richard’s father died.
1218, Richard’s father died; he paid £100 for livery of the Barony of Kary and other lands in Somersetshire.
6/25/1218, Order to the sheriff of Somerset that, having accepted security from Richard Luvel for rendering to King Henry the relief that he owes for the barony of Cary, which is of his inheritance, he is to cause him to have full seisin without delay of all his lands in Somerset. (S) FRsHIII.
1219, At Ivelcestre Saturday next after Ash Wednesday ; between Richard Cotel and Cristina [Richard’s stepmother] his wife, claimants ; and Richard Luvel, tenent ; for the dower of Cristina from the free tenement of Henry Luvel once her husband in Kary, Wreketon, and Pidecumbe. Richard Luvel acknowledged and conceded the dower of Cristina, … which Richard Luvel held in the manor of Stanes, with the services of men and all other services belonging, except Clenesfeld mill. And with the services, … ; namely of Mathew de Clivedon 1 knight's fee in Midelton ; … which Ralph Lebutiler and Matilda his wife, who was the wife of Ralph Luvel, hold by inheritance from Ralph Luvel in England, … (S) Somerset Record Society, 1892, P34.
4/4/1231, Richard Luvel gives the king 5m for having his charter for having a certain warren in his demesne lands of the honour of Cary. (S) FRsHIII.
5/15/1231, Richard Luvel witnessed a charter of Richard Morin. (S) CChRs.
7/1232, Richard Luvel owed 18 knights service in Wales, but only sent 1. (S) Studies in Taxation, Mitchell, 1914, P196.
10/10/1234, Somerset. Richard Luvel has made fine with the king by 50m for a trespass made in the king’s forest. (S) FRsHIII.
11/2/1235, Richard Luvel, for 100s, granted a market at Wincanton, Somerset. (S) FRsHIII.
1242, Richard paid 15 marks to be exempted from service in Gascony.
1245, Richard Luvel furnished 1 knight for service in Wales of 18 that he owed. (S) Studies in Taxation, Mitchell, 1914, P245.
10/22/1247, The king has pardoned to Richard Luvel £80 and 10m of the £100 at which he was amerced before the justices who last itinerated to take the pleas of the forest for having erected a certain religious house within the forest of Selwood. (S) FRsHIII.
1249, Christina Luvel … against Richard Luvel on a plea that he should pay 100 marks which he owes her, and unjustly detains, … dower in Kary … (S) Somerset Pleas, Landon, 1897, P387.
1253, Richard answered for 11 knights fees and half the manor of Moreton in the collection for aid for making the king’s eldest son a knight.
1253, Richard died holding Castle Cary for 11.5 knight’s fees of the honor of Mortain.
· At his death Richard had a wife Alice of marriageable age.
(S) A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct, Burke, 1866, P332. (S) A Genealogical History of the House of Yvery, Anderson, 1742.
Child of Richard and ?:
i. Henry Lovel (19962416), born ~1215 in England.