~1305, William born in England.
~1310, Joan born in England, d/o §§Walter Tryl. [See 4/16/1348 record of son William.]
1324, William Carent, s/o §§John Carent, married to Joan, d/o Walter le Tryl. (S) Proceedings of Somerset, V44, 1898, P215. [Joan and a sister Maud, are coheirs of Walter de Tryl.]
1324, Walter de Tril and Ela his wife, querents, …, deforciant; for 13 messuages, 8 acres, and 6 virgates of land and a half, 23 acres of meadow and a half, 11 acres of pasture, 10 acres of wood, 106s. 9d. rent, and a rent of a pound of pepper, 2 pounds of cumin, and a rose, in Westmerssh and Kyngeston juxta Yeuele and Kyngeswode juxta Hardyngton and half the advowson of the chapel of Kyngeston. … to Walter and Ela to hold to them for their lives; and after their decease to remain to William de Carente and Joan his wife and their issue; and if they die without issue then to Nicholas son of Michael de Stoure and his heirs. (S) Somerset Fines, 17 EII, No. 45.
1/24/1327, Edward III, age 14, succeeded Edward II as King of England.
Aft. 1338, William’s father died. (S) IPM of William.
1344-45, John de Chidiocke, querant; and Robert Fitz Payn and Ela his wife, deforciants; for the manor of Kyngeston juxta Modeford Terry and for the advowson of the chapel of the same manor, Robert and Ela acknowledged the right of John, and quit claimed for themselves and the heirs of of Ela to John and his heirs, and they warranted. For this John gave Robert and Ela 100 marcs of silver. William de Carent put in his claim. (S) Feet of Fines, Yeovil.
6/15/1346, Order not to molest William de Carente of Dorset who has paid 40s for the expenses of one archer to go with the king in the king's service at his next crossing beyond seas. (S) CFRs.
12/28/1346, William died.
1/15/1347, Writ for IPM of William de Carente. Dorset: Marnhulle, Burtone Asshe, Todebere and Stoure Wake. A messuage, 2 carucates and 2a. land, 28a. meadow, 4a. pasture, 4a. wood and 30s. rent, held for his life jointly with Joan his wife, who still survives … by the grant of John de Carente and Walter le Hare, by fine levied in the king’s court at York on the quinzaine of Easter, 12 Edward III, … Somerset: Henton St. George. A messuage, 60a. land, 9 1/2a. meadow, 4a. pasture, 1/4a. wood and £4 rent, … He died on Thursday the feast of the Holy Innocents last. William his son, aged 2 years and more, is his next heir. … (S) CIsPM.
6/13/1347, To Thomas Cary, escheator in co. Dorset. Order not to intermeddle further with a messuage, …, restoring the issues thereof to Joan late the wife of William de Carente, as the king has learned … that William at his death held the premises jointly with Joan for their lives of the grant of John de Carente and Walter le Hare by a fine levied in the king's court. (S) CCRs.
Joan married 2nd Walter de Thornhull.
6/14/1347, The king has pardoned Walter and Joan their trespass in marrying without his licence. (S) CCRs.
8/15/1347, Assignment of dower to the said Joan out of the lands in Heenton St. George; and at Kyngeston and Merssh. (S) CIsPM.
10/28/1347, Enrolment of assignment of dower to Joan late the wife of William de Carente, tenant in chief, … [extremely long enrollment in Somerset]. (S) CCRs.
3/2/1349, IPM of William Carent. Dorset: Marnhulle, Burtone Asshe, Todebere and Stoure Wake. A messuage, two carucates and 2a. land, 28a. meadow, 4a. pasture, 4a. wood and 30s. rent, held for his life jointly with Joan his wife, who still survives, … by the grant of John de Carente and Walter le Hare, by fine levied in the king’s court at York on the quinzaine of Easter, 12 Edward III, … remainder to the heirs of the bodies of the said William and Joan … Somerset: Henton St. George. … William his son, aged 2 years and more, is his next heir. … (S) CIsPM.
6/1349, The Plague reached Dorset, and had spread across England by the end of 1349.
8/15/1349, Assignment of dower to Joan, wife of William Carent, out of the said lands, being lands in Heenton St. George; and at Kyngeston and Merssh. (S) CIsPM.
6/1350, Somerset: … of which tenements Walter de Thornhulle and Joan his wife, late the wife of the said William de Carente, hold a third part as dower of the said Joan. … (S) CIsPM.
· 12/13/1295, Protection with clause volumus, until Easter, for the following, going beyond seas on the king's service: Walter de Tryl going with Thomas de Berkele . (S) CPRs.
Child of William and Joan:
i. William de Carent (3802664), born 1346 in England.
4/16/1348, IPM of Maud, late the wife of John Huntelegh. Somerset: Merssh. A messuage, …, held in dower … William, son of William de Carente, is her heir, but she never attorned to William the father. … Merssh. 3 messuages and 30a. land held of the same John, for her life, by the grant of Walter de Romeseye; the reversion of which belongs to the aforesaid William son of William, as heir of Walter Tryl. (S) CIsPM.