Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 5

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'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 5', Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem, Volume 2: Edward I (1906), pp. 43-50. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=108077 Date accessed: 30 August 2014.


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Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 5

61.Robert de Sutton.
Writ, to the escheator 'ultra Trentam' referring to a writ to a former escheator, and ordering him to cause Joan late the wife of the said Robert to have 20 marks land in tenancy until her dower shall be assigned, 13 May, 2 Edw. I.
Nottingham; wapentake of Turgerton and Lye.Inq. and extent (undated).
Sutton. The manor (extent given), held of Guiscard de Charun and his heirs, rendering 11s. yearly and foreign service.
Richard his son, aged 8 at the feast of St. Michael, 2 Edw. I., is his next heir.
Nottingham; wapentake of Bassetlaw (Bers').Inq. and extent (undated).
Warsop alias Warshop. The manor (extent given with names of tenants) with the advowson of the church, including lands in Syrbroc and Sulholm, held of the king in chief by service of ½ knight's fee; but the said Robert did not die seised of the manor, excepting the advowson of the church, because Margery late the wife of John de Lexinton holds it in dower, with 10l. land in Tuxforne (?), all which will return after her death to the said Robert's heirs.
Allerton. A moiety and more (extent given), including a wood in the forest called Bysscale, held of the earl of Lincoln by service of doing suit at his court of Allerton.
Cotum (extent given), tenure unspecified.
Eykering. A manor (extent given) with the advowson of a moiety of the church, tenure unspecified.
[Unspecified.] A certain rent is held by Roger de Drayton of the gift of William de Sutton, father of the said Robert, for a thicket for woodcocks (pro uno bozono ad wyte cokis) worth ½d.
Heir as above.
Writ, to the escheator 'citra Trentam, 12 July, 2 Edw. I.
[Essex.]Inq. Monday after St. James, 2 Edw. I.
Theyden de monte. A messuage &c., 200a. arable, 21a. meadow, 51a. pasture, a windmill, foreign wood, 4l. 5s. 6½d. rent of assize &c. with the advowson of the church, held of the honour of Reyleg' by service of suit at the court of the honour, and a gilt spur (una calcaria superaurata) or 6d. yearly, and scutage, when it happens, for 2 knights.
His son, name and age unknown, is his next heir.
Northampton.Extent, Sunday before St. Peter ad Vincula, 2 Edw. I. (defective.)
Aston. A manor (extent given with the names of tenants), including pastures called Oxelese and le Mers, tenure unspecified.
Byfeld (extent given with names of tenants), including 7d. from the men of Warkewrthe, and there ought to be paid yearly to the prior of Ware 3s., (to the heirs of ?) Munfichet 6d., (and to) Ralph Costin 3d.
Heir as above, aged 9 (?).
Extent or summary of the lands of the said Robert 'ultra Trentam' (as above excepting Warsop).
Extent or summary of Aston, Byfeld and Tayden (as above). The lady ought to be dowered of the manors of Ekering, Alverton and Cotum, saving to the king 62s. 4¾d. in Cotum.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (1.)
62.William de la Neweland.
Writ, 26 Sept. 2 Edw. I.
[Essex.]Inq. made by men of the hundred of Chelmesford, Thursday after St. Michael, 2 Edw. I.
La Newelaunde. 458a. arable, 49a. meadow and pasture, 10s. 2d. rent of assize, and a messuage and garden, sometime held of the king in chief by service of 2 knights' fees, but he alienated them all in parcels to divers tenants before he died, excepting the messuage.
John his son, aged 30 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (2.)
63.Ralph Gerenun alias Gernoun, Gernun.
Writ, 1 Oct. 2 Edw. I.
[Essex.]Inq. The day of St. Luke, 2 Edw. I.
Hundred of Aungre. He did not die seised of any tenement in the hundred, because he gave the manor of Theyden before he died, to John his son by Hawis his wife, who is seised thereof by his guardian Richard Baynard.
[Essex.]Inq. Tuesday before St. Luke, 2 Edw. I.
Lexonden. The hundred, held of the king in chief for 4 marks yearly, and worth 8 marks besides.
La Gerunere alias La Corunere. The manor (extent given) held of Sir John le Bretun for ½ knight's fee.
William his son, aged 24 and more, is his next heir.
[Essex.]Inq. Monday before St. Luke, 2 Edw. I.
Estorp. The manor (extent given) with the advowson of the church, sometime held of the king in chief by service of 1 knight's fee, but the said Ralph demised the same, excepting some parcels which he alienated to divers tenants, to Walter de Essex for his life, for 40l. yearly, whereof the said Walter satisfied the said Robert for ten years before his death, of which seven are yet to come.
(See Hen. III. No. 850.)
C. Edw. I. File 5. (3.)
64.Agnes, daughter of Robert son of David alias Robert David, of Skeftinton.
Writ, 18 Oct. 2 Edw. 1.
Leicester.Inq. 2 Edw. I.
Scheftinton. A messuage and 1¼ bovate land, held of the king in chief by service of 1/8 of 1 messenger when the king crosses into Wales.
Margery her sister, and Amice her niece, are her next heirs, and of full age.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (4.)
65.Thomas de Rothewell alias Rouwell, clerk.
Writ, on the complaint of Nicholas le Archer that the escheator had taken into the king's hand ½ virgate land in Sybretoft which the said Thomas held of him, 8 March, 2 Edw. I.
[Northampton.]Inq. Wednesday the morrow of St. Cuthbert, 2 Edw. I.
Sibertoft. ½ virgate land was held by the said Thomas of the said Nicholas, who holds the manor of the king in chief by serjeanty of bearing the king's bow with the king through all the forests of England. The said ½ virgate was sometime of the said serjeanty and was alienated by the ancestors of the said Nicholas, and when R. Passelewe made inquisitions throughout England concerning alienated serjeanties, he rated this land to the king's use at 2s. 6d. yearly to be paid to the sheriff of Northampton; and the said Thomas did no other service except ¾d. yearly to the said Nicholas, to whom the jury say precisely that he did homage.
Roger his nephew, son of Alice his eldest sister, and Emma another sister, are his next heirs, and of full age.
Memorandum (by the escheator ?). Be it known that another inquisition which he has caused to be made by the king's command says precisely that the said Thomas held of the king in chief without intermediary.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (5.)
66.William de Abyngton.
Writ, 7 June, 2 Edw. I.
Cambridge.Inq. Tuesday after St. Botulph, 2 Edw. I.
Habingtone. The manor (extent given) including pasture in a marsh called Wendimor, held of the king in chief of the honour of Boulogne by service of 1 knight's fee, suit at the court of the honour at London (?) twice yearly, and 4s.
Habingeton. 6a. held of the heirs of Robert de Fugers (?) of the fee of the barony of Scalar' by foreign service; 4a. of the same barony, held of Alan le Moyne by service of 4d.; and 1a. held of Alan de Berke.
Steplmordon. A close of 1a., ½a. meadow, 65a. arable, and 8s. rent of assize, held of Lady Eleanor de Scalar' of the same barony, doing 12½d. foreign service; 10a. arable and 5s. 11d. rent of assize, held of the prior of the hospital of Jerusalem, by service of 5s. and foreign service, viz. a third part of chattels on a death; and 2s. rent held of Robert de Bresci by service of a pair of silvered spurs worth 3d.
Edmund his son, aged 19 at the feast of St. Gregory the Pope last, is his next heir.
Writ (of certiorari) on the complaint of Maud late the wife of the said William, that [the escheator's] ministers in co. Cambridge had taken into the king's hand [certain lands] of which she was enfeoffed [with] her husband, ... 2 Edw. 1. (fragment).
[Cambridge.]Inq. Tuesday after St. Botulf, 2 Edw. I.
Abbington. 48½ acres, and 2s. 11½d. rent.
Stepelmordon. 9 acres, and 6d. rent.
Of all which the said Maud was enfeoffed with her husband, who acquired them of divers persons in small parcels, and the king can restore them to her without injury to any one.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (6.)
67.Richard le Marescall.
Writ, 28 Jan. 2 Edw. I.
Dorset.Extent, Monday after St. Scholastica, 2 Edw. I.
Cherebergh. The manor (extent given) with the advowson of the church, including a common pasture called Brodermerse, was held by a certain Norman named Richard le Mareschal for life of the king's gift, and he demised it to one Richard le Mareschal an Englishman, whom the king enfeoffed of the manor, to him and his heirs for ever, rendering a horsecomb (strigilem) yearly to the king for all service; and the said Richard gave it to Thomas his son and heir, who died seised thereof in demesne and not Richard his father.
Julia, daughter of Thomas le Mareschal, aged 2 at the feast of the Invention of the Holy Cross next, is next heir of the said Thomas.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (7.)
68.Guy de Rochefort.
Writ, 3 June, 2 Edw. I.
[Essex.]Inq. Thursday before St. John the Baptist, 2 Edw. I.
Elsenham. A messuage, 330a. arable, 6a. meadow, 20a. pasture, 16a. wood, 18s. 6¾d. rent of assize, works and services &c., held of Sir William de Say for 1 sparrowhawk yearly.
John de Rocheford, son of Maud sister of the said Guy, aged 22 and more, is his next heir.
[Essex.]Extent, The morrow of St. Margaret, 2 Edw. I.
Elsenham. The manor (full extent given with names of tenants) held of William de Say for 1 sparrowhawk.
[Essex.]Inq. Thursday before the Nativity of St. John the Baptist.
Berden. A messuage, 720a. arable, 6a. meadow, 30a. pasture, 24s. rent of assize, a wood, a windmill, works and services, with the advowson of the church, held of the king in chief by service of 1 knight's fee.
Heir as above.
[Essex.]Extent, Sunday after St. Margaret, 2 Edw. I.
Berden. The manor (full extent given with names of tenants) with the advowson of the church, held of the king in chief by service of 1 knight's fee.
[Essex.]Inq. Tuesday after the octave of the Holy Trinity, 2 Edw. I.
Rocheford. A messuage, 268a. arable, 120a. marsh in Folnesse called Nassewyk, a park containing 32a., 32a. foreign wood, 5l. 12s. 8d. rent of assize, works &c. worth 18s. 3d. from customary tenants, 7a. meadow, 8a. fresh (frisca) pasture, with the advowson of the church, held of the king in chief of the escheat of the barony of Reyleg'; and a windmill worth 30s. yearly.
Foulnesse in the hundred of Rochford. Three marshes worth 40l. yearly, held of the gift of John de Burgo.
Heir as above, aged 23 and more.
[Essex.]Extent, the day of St. Margaret [2 Edw. I.]
Rocheford. The manor (full extent given with names of tenants), including 4s. from Lady Joan de Braham for ¼ knight's fee in Koggeshale near Branketre, 2s. from the heirs of James de Estwod for a marsh called Sondreche, and 1lb. pepper, worth 10d., from William de la Mare for 30a. land in Bradewell, and the advowson of the church, held of the king in chief by knight's service as head of his barony, doing service of 2 knights' fees for the barony.
Three marshes called Partricheswyk, Estwodemers, and Torkhalle (extents given) held of Sir John de Burgo the elder of the fee of Reyleye.
Assignment of dower to Lady Margaret late the wife of the said Guy, and Partition between her and the heir, of the above manors, &c. (undated).
C. Edw. I. File 5. (8.)
69.Gilbert de Preston.
Writ, 8 Jan. 2 Edw. I.
[Northampton.]Extent, the eve of St. Hilary, 2 Edw. I.
Billing. The manor (extent given) held of the king of the honour of Chokes by service of ½ knight.
Hulecot, Cnoston and Haddon, held of the same honour for 1½ fee.
Bokton. 24s. 10d. rent.
Boketon. The advowson of the church.
[Northhampton.]Extent (undated).
Gratton. The manor (extent given) held of the king in chief, by service of ½ knight's fee and 25l. yearly at the king's exchequer; and the men of the manor ought to be taxed when the king taxes his demesnes, and are accustomed to be taxed at 24 marks.
Lawrence, son of Sir William his brother, aged 24, is his next heir.
[Northampton.]Extent, The day of St. Hilary, 2 Edw. I.
Preston. The manor (extent given), including a foreign wood called Arnho, through which he had common in the forest of Salcet and pannage, held, with Wotton, Buketon and Haninton, of the manor of Jerdele for 2 knight's fees.
Horton. 4½ virgates and 33a. land, held of the king in chief for 1/8 knight's fee.
Pydinton. A messuage, 15a. land and 16a. assart, tenure unspecified.
Wotton. 6½ virgates land, 14 customers holding ½ virgate each, 12s. 6d. rent from free tenants, 4s. 8d. from cottars &c., and 1½ virgate of which Lady Alice late his wife is enfeoffed jointly with her late husband, of the enfeoffment of Joan de Coloum ; tenures unspecified.
Heir as above, aged 26.
Lincoln.Somerdeby. Land worth 8l. yearly, held of Sir Walter de Coleville, service unspecified.
Boby. 1 carucate land worth 4l. yearly, tenure unspecified.
Extent or summary of the above manors &c. with assignment of dower (undated).
Preston and Wotton. The manors were held of the heir of Henry Hasteng for 2 fees.
Sumewardeby. The manor was held of Sir Walter de Colevile for 2 fees. Boby. The land was held of divers lords.
Extent or summary of the above manors &c. Alice late the wife of the said Gilbert, swore not to marry without the king's licence, and promised to restore to the king any writing in her custody which touches him; and 60s. are allotted to the heir of the said G[ilbert] which are in excess in her dower; and she shall have the wood of Arnehou and ⅓ of the chase and pasture of Salcet.
Assignment of dower (undated) to the said Alice of the manors of Wotton, Billinge, Somardeby and Boby, with the wood of Arnho, saving to the heir of the said Gilbert two parts of the chase &c. which he ought to have in the forest of Salcet by reason of the said wood, and rendering 60s. yearly to the said heir. And understanding from the complaint of the said heir, that the said Alice has recovered against him before the justices of the King's Bench lands &c. worth 60s. yearly, the king requires (the escheator) to extend and deliver them to that value to the said heir, and if they are not of that value, then to let him have the residue from the manors of Somardeby and Boby ; and also to enquire whether 24s. 10d. rent in Boketon pertain to the manor of Preston or to the manor of Billinge and deliver them to the heir or the said Alice accordingly.
Writ of extent of knights' fees and advowsons, 16 Feb. 2 Edw. I.
Northampton.Inq. and extent, Monday before St. Lawrence, 2 Edw. I.
Kyrkeby. 2 virgates land held by William de Schaccar' by homage and service of 1lb. pepper.
Gretton. 2 virgates land held by Gilbert de Preston le Seneschal by homage and service of 1 mark; 1½ virgate held by John de Chaudecote by homage and service of 1 mark; 8 roods meadow held by John de Beywyle in Kyrkeby by homage and service of 2s.; and 1 headland (forera) held by John de Cotene by service of 1d.
Northampton.Inq. and extent, Sunday before the Assumption, 2 Edw. I.
Westhaddon. ⅓ of ½ virgate land held by Walter son of Stephen de Westhaddon, paying 4s. yearly; ⅓ of ½ virgate held by Gamel son of Robert, paying 12d. and doing suit of court; and ½ virgate held by the master of Sentdeui without Northampton, paying 12d. yearly.
Northampton.Extent, Friday after the Assumption, 2 Edw. I.
(Unspecified.)-8 virgates land held by John de Hulcote for homage, wardship, &c, and 8 virgates in villenage; 4 virgates held by Geoffrey Friday, of Esteneston for homage and suit of court, and 2 virgates in villenage; 1 messuage and 9a. land held by Simon the chaplain of Boycote for life rendering ½ mark yearly; 1 messuage and 1 virgate held by Robert Faber, of Estenestone for homage, wardship, &c.; and 1 messuage and 1 virgate held by John de Lestre by the like service.
Northampton.Inq. and extent, Monday before St. Lawrence, 2 Edw. I.
Haniton. 3 virgates land held by Simon son of Ralph de Haniton by homage and suit of court; 2 virgates held by Simon de Sancto Mauro by homage, service of 1lb. cummin, and suit of court; and ½ virgate held by Simon le Fu of Haniton by the like service.
Northampton.Extent, Saturday before St. Peter ad vincula.
Buketon. 1 virgate land held by Walter son of Alexander de Buketon, rendering 17s. 10d. yearly, and two virgates by foreign service; and 1 virgate and 2 cottages held by Robert de Northampton, clerk, rendering 7s. yearly.
Buketon. The advowson of the church.
Weston. 1 virgate land held by John de Hurlye of Weston rendering 1lb. cummin and suit of court.
Little Billing. 1 virgate land held by Thomas le Franceys rendering 10s. yearly and suit of court; 1½ virgate held by Rodolph le Fraunchome rendering 6s. yearly and suit of court; and ½ virgate held by Andrew le Fraunchome rendering 3s. yearly and suit of court.
Northampton.Extent, Saturday before St. Peter ad Vincula, 2 Edw. I.
Horton. 3 virgates held by Sarah de Srimplingford in demesne, and 1½ virgate in villenage, besides other lands held of her in Horton and 3 virgates in Hakelinton, all held for homage, foreign service and suit of court.
Cortunh[all]. 1 virgate land held by Richard son of Giles de Qunton, rendering 4s. yearly, homage and suit of court; ½ virgate by Philip de Qunton in the same field, rendering 6d. yearly; 4 acres by William de Hays of Qunton in the same field rendering 6d. yearly; 1 virgate of the same fee by John Abraham of Coluntre rendering 1lb. pepper yearly; ½ virgate of the same fee by the master of the hospital of St. John, Northampton, doing suit of court only ; and ½ virgate of the same fee by John Curteys of Coluntre rendering 1d. yearly.
Wotton. 1½ virgate of the same fee held by Robert Page of Wotton, rendering 7s. yearly, homage and suit of court.
Cortunh [all]. 1 acre in the field there held by Robert le Cherl of Qunton rendering 1d. yearly.
[Great Houghton.] 3 virgates held by Adam de Lysurs of Great Houton in the same town of the same fee, rendering 5s. yearly, homage and suit of court; and the prior of St. Andrew renders yearly a fur gown price 4s., for ½ virgate in Hakelinton, which Geoffrey the reeve of the same held.
C. Edw. I. File 5. (9.)
70.Robert de Ros of Werk.
Writ, 20 April, 2 Edw. I.
Westmoreland.Extent, Monday after the quinzaine of the Holy Trinity, 2 Edw. I.
Kyrkeby in Kendale. The castle, manor and town (extent given), including moieties of the mills of Rispeton, Appeltweht, Kirkeby, Patton, and Dylaker, the fishery of the force (de Fors), lands &c. in Helsinton, the farms of Grenering and Hagayl, a meadow called Rispetunhenge, the farms of Beauconquayte, Staveleye and Stirkele town, the meadow of Leythilde, the farms of Schalqratrig and Hotun, the farm of tenants in the forest with Schoureschale and Oxinholme, a slate quarry, part of the forest of Ridale with Satsondolf, Becmelbrid, and Curkerdale, the farms of Gresmere with a moiety of the mill, and Langeden with a moiety of the mill and herbage of the forest, Crostweyk with the farm, herbage, and mill, a moiety of Yverholm (?), the farm of Chefdor, Roger's Island in Wynendamere, small fisheries above Kirkeby, rent from free tenants of Westmoreland, &c. The tenants in Kenetemere of John de Bella Aqua, who married Laderina one of the sisters and heirs of Peter de Brus, no longer do suit at the fulling mill of Kirkeby, and William de Wynd [eshoure] has raised a mill at Grarig to the damage of the mill of Patton.
This manor fell to the pourparty of Margaret de Ros (his wife), younger daughter (sic) and one of the heirs of Peter de Brus, who held it of the king in chief.
Writ of certiorari, on the complaint of Sapientia, late the wife of William de Karliolo the younger, that the escheator had taken into the king's hand certain lands &c. in Cargou, which the said Robert held for life by her demise. 25 June, 2 Edw. I.
[Cumberland.]Inq. Wednesday before St. Michael, 2 Edw. I.
Cargou. The manor (extent given) was not held of the king in chief, nor by the demise of the said Sapientia for life, but the said Robert died vested and seised thereof in demesne as of fee, and held it of the said Sapientia, rendering yearly a falcon or 1 mark of silver, and doing for her the foreign service pertaining to the king, viz.—32d. cornage at the king's exchequer at Carlisle.
(See Nos. 133 and 145 and Hen. III. No. 800.)
C. Edw. I. File 5. (10.)