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Baron Saher de Wahull & Alice ?

 33773568. Baron Saher de Wahull & 33773569. Alice ?

~1185, Saher of Odell born in England, s/o 67547136. Walter de Wahull & 67547137. Albreda ?.

By 1193, Saher’s older half-brother Simon died; his heir his son John, a minor.

~1205, Alice born in England.

By 1208, Saher’s older half-brother Walter died.

6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.

10/19/1216, Henry III, age 9, succeeded John as King of England.

1216, Saher’s nephew, and lineal heir to the Wahull line, John de Wahull [s/o Simon] died leaving his 2 sisters as heirs.

1219-26, Saher held land in Sydenham, Oxon, by the gift of Saher de Quency.

1222, Saher’s niece Rose, sister of John, died without heirs.

By 1226, Saher married Alice.

1235, Saher presented to the church of Odell.

1235, Plea between Saher de Wayhull and the abbess of Godstow … in Pateshull.

1236, Agnes de Wahull claimed as dower 2 carucates of land in Langford worth £40, part of the barony of Wahull. She was widow of John de Wahull (d.1216) [Saher’s nephew, s/o Simon.]

1236 Saher de Wahull received a charter of free warren for Odell [hunting rights].

1237, A small estate in Oxford held by Saer de Wahull, a Bedfordshire landholder, valued at £7, and granted to him by Saer de Quincy. (S) History of the County of Oxford, Salzman, 1996, P118.

1238, Agnes de Bassingbourne, baroness of Odell, died, leaving her son John as heir.

1239, Saher heir to his grand nephew John de Bassingham of the barony of Wahull, paying £100 relief as prescribed by the charter of King John for a barony. [Saher’s grand nephew, s/o Agnes d/o Simon]. (S) Journals of the House of Lords, V124, 1892, P195.

2/26/1240, Saher, by inquest, heir to John of a moiety of the manor of Ravenestone held of the king.

1240, Saher de Patishull impleaded by Beatrice, relict of his grand-nephew John de Bassingham, touching her dower.

5/17/1242, Protection with clause volumus for Saer de Wahull, so long as he be with the king beyond seas. The like for:- Henry de Duddeleye, Thomas de Neuport } who are with Saer de Wahul. (S) CPRs.

5/20/1242, King Henry III arrived at Royen, France with a small contingent; but with 30 tons of gold. They were soon joined by French nobles against the forces of the Count of Poitou and King Louis IX.

7/22/1242 at Saintes, the 2 armies met with the superior sized French force winning.

1242-43, Scutage records for Gascony show Saher holding 30 knights’ fees.

8/1242, Liberate to Saer de Wahull at the Michaelmas Exchequer 20 marks of the king’s gift. (S) Cal. Liberate Rolls, 1930.

9/4/1242 at Bordeaux, France, Saer de Wahull paid 20 marks. (S) The Genealogist, Vs7-9, 1987, P16.

9/27/1242, King Henry returned to England.

1244, Saher de Wahull assessed £30 on his fees as aid.

1/20/1245, Saer de Wahull granted by King Henry III a right to a weekly market on Thursdays in Wahull, Bedfordshire. Grant to the same of free warren in his demesne lands of Wahull. (S) CChRs.

1245, Saer granted scutage for his personal service in Wales.

4/21/1246, The king has granted to Saer of Odell that he is to render 10 m. per annum … at which he was amerced … in Northamptonshire for a trespass of the forest. (S) FRsHIII.

4/22/1247, Saer of Odell gives 20s for having an assize of novel disseisin against M. countess of Kent concerning the manor of Aspley Guise with appurtenances, Bedfordshire. (S) FRsHIII.

1247, Saher claimed various customery services in Langford against Guy Wake and Isabel his wife. (S) Calendar of the Roll of the Justices on Eyre, Fowler, 1939, P34.

1248, Thomas Kynne won his claim to Pateshull manor, but Saher de Wahull, with his family and other supporters, prevented him by armed force from taking possession. (S) The Genealogist, Vs7-9, 1987.

1249, Saher, being in debt to the king, sold to Peter Chaceporc, keeper of the king’s wardrobe, his land in Ravenestone.

Bef. 6/18/1250, Saher died seised of the Wahull honour for 30 knights’ fees; Wahull manor held in his own hand; Alice surviving; Walter, his firstborn son, aged 23 and more, is his heir. (S) CIsPM.


10/30/1251, Ratification of a covenant and grant by Walter de Wahull to Peter Chacepork of his land Brokeberge, with the dower of his mother [Alice] there … grant by the said W. and Helewise his wife … (S) CPRs.

1261-62, Walter de Wahull had to oppose a claim for his tenement in Odell by Walter de Wahull, s/o Simon, … Alice, widow of Saher de Wahull was joined in the defense.

(S) A Hist. of the Co. of Bedford, V3, 1912. (S) Honors and Knights’ Fees, Farrer, 1923, P66.

Children of Saher and Alice:

i. Walter de Wahull (16886784), born 1227 in England.

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