~1180, John de Eyvill born in England, s/o §Robert de Daivill & Julian Stutville.
9/3/1189, Richard I crowned king of England.
1190, John de Eyvill’s father died.
1190, Nigel de Mowbray restored to John son of Robert de Daiville the land which Robert held of his father and himself.
8/1202, John de Daiville and his mother received a quitclaim of land in Kilburn. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, Clay, 1973.
1206, John de Daiville (de Auvill') gave 40s. for a writ that William de Mowbray should restore Langford to him, a knight's fee, which Robert de Daiville his father had given in marriage to Roger de Caily with Joan his daughter, who was dead and whose son had died without heir. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, V9, 1952, P98.
5/27/1199, John crowned king of England.
5/5/1215, The revolting Barons formally renounced their allegiance to John and invited the King of France to invade England. [The barons in revolt together held more castles and knights fees than John did as King. by the King of France prevented by the Pope.]
1215, John joined the rebellion against King John and had his lands confiscated.
6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.
10/19/1216, Henry III succeeded John as King of England. Louis of France also claimed the throne.
1218, Convention between Hugh de Nevill and John de Ayvell about arrears of services and lands which John holds of Hugh in Torenton and Swaile. (S) The Genealogist, 1917, P9.
5/30/1220, John Daiville gives the king a palfrey for having a weekly market on Mondays at his manor of Adlingfleet. (S) FRsHIII.
3/16/1221, John Daiville gives the king one mark for summoning Hugh of Meaux before the justices of the Bench at Easter in 3 weeks to render to him the custody of the land formerly of Reginald de Capetoft in Leppington. (S) FRsHIII.
5/7/1223, John de Daiville, defendant, to pay 71 marks in arrears of an annual rent of 4 marks, quitclaimed of 36 marks for an agreement to pay the remaining 35. (S) Basset Charters, Reedy, 1995, P69.
1224, John, son of Robert de Daivile, comfirmed gifts of land of his father. (S) Earl Yorkshire Families, Clay, 1973, P109. [Robert, abbot of Byland, had brought a suit against John over pasture in Kilburn.]
1226, John D’ayevill a justice-itinerant for co. Westmoreland.
1235-6, John de Daiville held a knight’s fee in Egmanton. (S) Record Series, V135, 1973, P24.
By 1244, John de Eyvill patron of Lenton priory.
1245, John again forfeited his lands.
1246, Maud, wife of John de Daiville, mentioned as holding an interest in Gargrave, Yorkshire. (S) Early Yorkshire Charters, Farrer, 1963.
1248, John’s lands restored by the king.
1253, John excommunicated. (S) Battle Abbey Roll, V1, P278.
Bef. 4/24/1254, John de Eyvill who, after he had stood in excommunication through 40 days and longer …, the king ordered that he was to be judged by his body according to the customs of the king’s realm, long ago fled from county to county and at some time to parts overseas in order not to be judged by his body. (S) FRsHIII.
1/19/1255, By writ, sheriffs ordered not to capture nor seize the property of John de Eyvill as he had been absolved. (S) Excommunication and the Secular Arm, Logan, 1968, P109.
By 1260, John died.
(S) Lives of Nottinghamshire Worthies, Brown, 1882, P19. (S) Inland Fisheries in Medieval Yorkshire, McDonnell, 1981, P25.
6/1260, Dionisia, who was the wife of Robert de Eyvill (John’s son), plaintiff, and Thomas, son of William deforciant of 51 liberates, … land in Farneburg, …. and Byleham. Thomas acknolwedged the said tenements to be the right of Dionisia, as those which she had of the gift of the said Thomas in exchange for the manor of Gretewell. … York. Lincoln. (S) Lincolnshire Notes & Queries, V7, 1904, P146.
· “John de Eyvil” very prominent in records in 1260s is this John’s grandson.
· Robert Daivill, a baron of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire.
· Robert de Daiville, heir & son [or grandson] of Robert de Daiville, to whom as ‘amico suo speciali’ Nele d’Aubigny gave the vill of Egmanton.
Child of John and Maud:
i. Robert D’Eiville (2110632), born ~1205 in England.
[Robert died before his father]