~1235, Thomas Maunsel born in Buckingham, England, s/o 47283764. Thomas Maunsel.
1258-61, Thomas’ father died.
1260-75, Confirmation to the Priory … Witnesses: Thomas le Maunsel … (S) Cartulary of Snelshall Priory, No.168.
12/23/1261, Thomas Mansel gives half a mark for a pone. Order to the sheriff of Northamptonshire. (S) FRsHIII.
4/10/1263, Leicestershire. Thomas Mansel gives half a mark for having a pone. (S) FRsHIII.
4/6/1264, King Henry and Lord Edward attacked Northampton, the rebel garrison surrendering the next day. Thomas was one of the rebels. [The defenders were imprisoned.]
5/14/1264, Lord Edward (I) and his father King Henry III captured by Montfort at the battle of Lewes, Sussex, “at the Mill of the Hide”.
1264-65, Simon de Montfort, earl of Leicester, effectively ruled England. [The prisoners of Northampton released.]
8/4/1265, Lord Edward (I) defeated Montfort’s army at the battle of Evesham, Worcester, ending the Baron’s Revolt.
10/31/1266, The Dictum de Kenilworth allowed those who had opposed the King their lives for a loss of liberties of 3 to 5 years. [They also had to pay fines, which some could not pay.]
1278, Richard lord of Shenley, Buckingham, by the previous demise of Isabel de Aubini, Countess of Arundel, of the lands forfeited by Thomas Maunsell.
By 1282, Thomas died.
10/7/1282, Commission of oyer and terminer … on complaint by Richard de la Vache that Henry III., having granted to William de Aette on account of certain trespasses of Thomas Maunsel … (S) CPRs. [Richard’s son married Thomas’ daughter.]
10/7/1283, Complaint by Richard de la Vache … [had to do with custody of lands of Thomas Maunsel] (S) CPRs.
(S) Hist. of Buckingham, V4, 1927, Shenley. (S) Hist. of Cambridge and the Isle of Ely, V5, 1973, Barton.
Child of Thomas and Margery:
i. Alice Mansel, born ? in England.
~1283, Alice, married to Robert Verdon, without her guardian’s permission, entered into lands which her mother held in dower.
1285, Richard and Maud, and Robert and Alice, together redeemed the Maunsel lands from William de Aette and divided Shenley between them. [Under the Dictum of Kenilworth.]
ii. Mabel Mansel (11820941), born ~1264 in Buckingham, England.