10/19/1216, Henry III, age 9, succeeded John as King of England.
~1220, John born in England, s/o §§Osbert de Thorp & 94563585. Margaret de Creke, d/o 39979090. Sir Robert de Creke & 39979091. Agnes de Glanville. [No other records found for Osbert and/or Margaret, proposed parents for John.]
2/20/1247, An earthquake occurred in London, England.
3/16/1251, Essex. Osbert de Thorp’ and Margaret, his wife, give the king one mark for a writ ad terminum and for taking an assize. (S) FRsHIII.
Aft. 1251, John’s parents, Osbert & Margaret, died.
4/30/1258, Essex. John de Thorp’ gives one mark for taking an assize of novel disseisin before John of Cockfield. (S) FRsHIII.
6/30/1259, Essex. John de Thorp’ gives half a mark for associating Robert de Briwes with John of Cockfield to take the assize of novel disseisin which Robert le Blund arraigned against John de Thorp’, concerning a tenement in Rayleigh. (S) FRsHIII.
10/18/1260, Essex. John de Thorp’ and Marsilia, his wife, give half a mark for taking an assize before John de Wyville. (S) FRsHIII.
5/6/1262, Suffolk. John de Thorp’ gives one mark for taking an assize before G. of Preston. (S) FRsHIII.
By 1264, John died.
· 3/6/1306, IPM of Roger son of Peter son of Osbert. Suffolk: Ilketeleshale. … writ concerning the lands &c. which the said Roger held by the courtesy of England of the inheritance of Sarra sometime his wife … Combes. The manor … … John de Thorp (11820448, b.1269) her kinsman, aged 36 and more, and … are next heirs of the said Sarra … [Bartholomew de Crek had: sons Robert, Geoffrey, John, and daughter Sarra.] … the right of the said manors reverted to Margaret (94563585) and Isabel (19989545), aunts of the said Sarra and sisters of Bartholomew her father … from the said Margaret the right of her pourparty descended to Robert (23640896) son of John (47281792) her son and heir, and from him to the aforesaid John de Thorp as his son and heir … (S) CIsPM.
· 5/2/1330, Writ of certiorari for Robert (5910224) son of John de Thorp (11820448) … Suffolk: In the book of Domesday under the title of ‘Lands of Robert count of Mortain in Suffolk’ it is thus found … Cambas, held by Bartholomew de Crek at fee farm of the king, rendering £22 half a mark, and 30s. yearly for scutage. Cambes, held by Robert de Crek of the king at fee farm, rendering the farm at the exchequer, and … In the great roll of 10 John , in Norfolk, Cambe. Robert de Crek renders account of £11 3s. 4d. of farm … in the great roll of 11 John  … Camb’. Robert de Crek renders account of £22 6s. 8d. for this year … From 12 John  to 4 Henry III , the said £22 half a mark, and 30s. yearly scutage, are exacted under the name of Robert de Creke; from 5 Henry III  to 13 Edward I , under that of Bartholomew de Creke; from 14 to 16 Edward I [1286-1288], under that of John son and heir of the said Bartholomew; from 17 Edward I , to 1 Edward II [1307-08], under the names of Roger son of Peter and Sarra his wife; from 2 to 14 Edward II [1308-1320], one moiety of the said sums is required from John de Thorpe (11820448), kinsman and heir of Margaret (94563585), one of the paternal aunts and heirs of the said Sarra, and the other moiety from Edmund de Pagenham and Rose his wife, one of the kinswomen and heirs of Isabel (19989545), another of the paternal aunts and heirs of the said Sarra; from 15 Edward II [1322-23], to the present time, one moiety of the said sums is exacted from the said John de Thorpe (11820448), kinsman and heir of the said Margaret, one of the heirs of the said Sarra, who is heir of John de Creke and late the wife of the said Roger son of Peter, and from the heirs of the said John, and the other moiety from Robert de Ufforde and Cicely (2498693, ggd/o Isabel) his wife, and from the heirs of the said Cicely, as is contained in the yearly rolls. (S) CIsPM.
Child of John and ?:
i. Robert de Thorp (23640896), born ~1243 in England.