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Monday, September 7, 2020

Sir Roger de Craft & Cecily de Turville

 33773890. Sir Roger de Craft & 33773891. Cecily de Turville

~1200, Roger born in England, s/o §§Geoffrey de Craft.

~1200, Cecily born in England, d/o 67547782. William de Turville & 67547783. Isabel ?.

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

10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.

[––Roger & Cecily––]

1217, Cecily’s brother William dying without heirs, William’s sisters, Cecily (33773891), wife of Roger de Craft and Pernel, wife of Simon de Crewelton [both of whose descendants took the name Turville] divided the estates with a third sister Isabel, married to Walhamet le Poure, who had no heirs.

5/24/1224, Roger de Craft and Cecilia [Cecilia was a daughter of Isabel de Turville.] his wife; and Stephen de Segrave. Final concord concerning one third of the land which belonged to Colin de la Penne; Stephen has acknowledged the right of Roger and Cecilia to the land and they have granted it to Stephen to hold of them and of Cecilia's heirs as one twelfth of a knight's fee. Stephen has given them 20 marks. (S) UKNA.

1226, Roger de Craft was involved in a lawsuit with Roger Pantulf over rights of common pasture in Bilton, Newbold-on-Avon, and Little Lawford.

1235, Roger de Craft, held 1 knight's fee in Bilton of the Earl of Arundel for 2 marks. [Formerly held by William de Turville.]

1235, Simon de Turville and Roger de Craft answered for ½ knight's fee in Fulbrook and Woodcote. (S) Hist. of Warwick, V3, 1945, Fulbrook. [Simon husband of Cecily’s sister Pernel.]

1236, Roger de Craft held a fifth of a fee in Lawford parva. (S) Magna Britannia, V5, 1738, P840, Thomas Cox.

1242, Roger de Craft, held 1 knight's fee in Bilton of Robert de St. John.

Roger died.

(S) Hist. of Warwick, V6, 1951, Bilton & Leek Wooton.

Family notes:

·         Roger de Craft's son Roger was succeeded by his sisters Isabel (23640221) wife of Hugh de Herdeburgh (23640220), and Beatrice (16886945), whose first husband was William de Charneles (16886944). 1297 in the list of knights' fees of Edmund, Earl of Lancaster, we find a half-fee in Pailton and Harborough held by Nicholas de Turville, and a quarter-fee each held by Hugh de Herdebergh and George de Charneles in Pailton. (S) Hist. of Buckingham, V2, 1908, Weston Turville.

Children of Roger and Cecily:

i. Roger de Turville, born ? in England.

~1250, Roger died, his 3 sisters his coheirs. (S) Hist. of Warwick, V3, 1945, Fulbrook.

ii. Beatrice de Turvill (16886945), born ~1227 in England.

iii. Isabel de Turville (23640221), born ~1233 in England.

iv. Cecily de Turville, born ? in England.

Cecily married ? de Quattermars. (S) Hist. of Warwick, V3, 1945, Fulbrook.

~1268, Cecily died without heirs.

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