~1285, Walter de Baddeston born in England.
1287, Joan born in Devon, England, d/o 5909398. William Crispyn & 5909399. Joan ?.
7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.
1314, Joan’s heiress to her brother Roger.
1/8/1314, IPM of Roger Crispyn. Devon: Hemmeston Arundel. The hamlet … Wolston. The hamlet … Sygedon. 16s. yearly rent … Joan Crispin (b.1284) his sister, aged 30, is his next heir. (S) CIsPM.
3/12/1314, Order to the escheator on this side Trent to deliver to Joan Crispyn, sister and heir of Roger Crispyn, the hamlet of Hemmeston Arundel which Roger held in chief as of the earldom of Cornwall, in the king's hand, by the service of 50s. yearly at the castle of Lanceveton, and all the lands which Roger held of the heirs of Edward de Besill, minors in the king's ward, she having done fealty. (S) CFRs.
6/14/1315, To John Abel, escheator this side Trent. Order to deliver to Joan Crispyn, sister and heiress of Roger Crispyn, the issues of the hamlet of Hommeston Arundel, which Roger held of the king in chief as of the earldom of Cornwall by the service of 50s. yearly to the castle of Launceton, … which the king ordered the escheator to deliver to her upon her finding security for her relief, she having complained that, although he has delivered to her the hamlet and lands aforesaid, he has not delivered to her the issues. (S) CIsPM.
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By 1320, Walter married Joan.
1320, Joan’s mother died.
7/2/1320, IPM of Joan (5909399), late the wife of William Cryspyn. Somerset: … The hamlet held in dower by the assignment of Roger son and heir of the said William Crispyn, … Joan (b.1290) (2954699) her daughter, aged 30, whom Walter de Badeston married, is her next heir. (S) CIsPM.
7/10/1320, Order to the escheator on this side Trent to deliver to Walter de Badeston and Joan his wife, daughter and heir of Joan late the wife of William Crispyn, tenant in chief, the lands late of her said mother the said Walter having done fealty. (S) CFRs.
8/22/1321, IPM of Joan, late the wife of William Cryspyn. Somerset: Writ of plenius certiorari to enquire whether Thomas, son of Roger Crispyn son of the said Joan (5909399), is next heir of the said Joan, or Joan her daughter the wife of Walter de Baddeston. (S) CIsPM.
9/1321, IPM of Joan, late the wife of William Cryspyn. Somerset: Athelardeston. … She had a son, Roger, and a daughter, Joan, by the said William Crispyn; and the said Roger married Margaret daughter of Roger le Fitz Payn, and had a son Thomas, and lived with the said Margaret 5 years and more, after which a divorce was celebrated at the suit of the said Margaret, and soon after the said Roger died during the life of the said Joan his mother; and the said Joan died seised of the said lands; after whose death came Walter de Badeston and Joan his wife, daughter of the said Joan Crispyn, and sought the said lands by reason of the said divorce; but whether the said Thomas or the said Joan is the heir the jury know not. The said Thomas is aged 11 and more. (S) CIsPM.
1324-25, Walter de Badeston and Joan his wife querents ; and Walter Pyncho, deforciant ; for the manor of Ronyton. … Walter Pynho granted the said manor to Walter de Badeston and Joan for their lives ; after their decease … to Thomas son of Roger Cryspyn and Joan daughter of Nicholas Daunay, and the heirs issue of Thomas and Joan ; and if Thomas and Joan die without issue … right heirs of Joan wife of the said Walter de Badeston. (S) Somerset Rec. Soc., V12, 1898, P100.
1325-26, Nicholas Daunay, querent ; Walter de Badeston and Joan his wife, deforciants ; for the manors of Sanford Arundel and Atherlardeston. Nicholas acknowledged the right of Joan. … after the decease of Nicholas the said manors shall remain to Thomas son of Roger Crispyn and Joan daughter of Nicholas Daunay and their issue … die without heirs … revert to Walter and Joan … Somerset Rec. Soc., V12, 1898, P108.
1332, Confirmation by John de Wroxhale to his son John and his wife Juliana … Witnesses: Lord John de Chevereston, … Walter de Badeston, … (S) UKNA. [Plymouth, Devon.]
7/9/1334, Petition of Nicholas le Wallessch and John rischford, pretending to the kinsmen and next heirs of Joan, who was the wife of William Crispyn, … to enquire if the said Elizabeth Crisbyn is a bastard or not, … Walter de Badeston and Elizabeth Crispyn to appear before us [Bishop Ralph] … (S) Somerset Rec. Soc., V9, 1896, P171.
9/20/1334, Exemption, for life, of Walter de Badeston from being put on assizes, juries the recognisances and from appointment as mayor, sheriff, coroner, escheator for other baillif or minister of the king against his will. (S) CPRs.
1335, Record and process of assize of mort d'ancestor before John Inge and others, justices of assize at Exeter, John Strech and wife v. Walter Badeston and wife, tenement in Kingsbridge, Alvington, Charleton and Harberton. (S) UKNA.
12/6/1335, Exemption from knighthood, for life, of Walter de Badeston. (S) CPRs.
3/2/1346, Walter de Badeston and Joan his wife, of the diocese of Exeter to receive Indults to choose confessors, who shall give them, being penitent, plenary remission at the hour of death, with the usual safeguards. (S) Cal. of Papal Reg.’s, V3, 1897, Regesta 168.
Walter and Joan died.
Child of Walter and Joan:
i. Elizabeth de Badeston (1477349), born ~1320 in Somerset, England.