Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 74

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Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 74

Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 74

313. MATTHIAS DE BESYLLES alias DE BESILLES, DE BESILES.
Writ, 30 Dec. 24 Edw. I.
SOMERSET. Inq. taken at Tauntone, 26 Feb. 24 Edw. I.
Brumpton Regis. The manor (extent given) held of the king by service of 1/4 knight’s fee, of the inheritance of Elizabeth his wife.
Geoffrey his first born son, aged 20 at the feast of the Purification 24 Edw. I, is his next heir.
BERKS. Inq. … 24 Edw. I.
Boclonde. A messuage, 6 virgates of land, comprising 14a. meadow, 96a. arable, pasture, and a free tenant rendering 20s. yearly, held of John de Lenham in chief, of the inheritance of Elizabeth his wife, by service of 12d. yearly, and suit at the said John’s court every three weeks.
OXFORD. Inq. 3 Feb. 24 Edw. I.
Roccote. 9l. rent issuing from the manor; of which (manor) he long before his death enfeoffed John Wogan for life with the consent of Elizabeth his wife, of whose inheritance it is. The manor is held of the king in chief by service of finding a man with a barded horse in the king’s army.
Elizabeth late his wife, aged 40 and more, is heir of the whole manor.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (1.)
314. EDMUND SPYGURNEL alias ESPIGURNEL.
Writ, 18 March, 24 Edw. I.
ESSEX. Inq. 22 April, 24 Edw. I.
Staundene. A messuage, 180a. arable, 8a. meadow, 20a. pasture, 4l. 10s. assised rent, works worth 20s. 1 1/2d., 12 hens yearly, and 16a. wood, held of Ralph le Merck by service of 3/4 knight’s fee.
John Spigurnel, his brother, aged 40, is his next heir.
Writ, 28 March, 24 Edw. I.
NOTTINGHAM. Inq. Wednesday before Whitsunday, 24 Edw. I.
Skeggeby. A capital messuage, 5 bovates of land in demesne, a water-mill, an assart enclosed, 20 bovates of land held of him by the custom of the manor of Maunsfeld, 2 bovates of land held in bondage, and 4s. pleas &c. of court, held of the king in chief at fee farm for homage, and service of 4l. 4s. 4d. yearly by the hands of the sheriff.
John Espigurnel, his brother, who has passed the age of 40 years, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (2.)
315. WILLIAM DE NEWAL alias DE NEUHALE.
Writ, 22 Feb. 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. made at Harewode on Wednesday after the Close of Easter, 24 Edw. I.
Neuhale. He held nothing in the county on the day he died, because three years before then he enfeoffed Roger de Alewoldeley of a messuage and 27a. land in Neuhale, to hold to him and his heirs for ever. These tenements are now in the king’s seisin by the death of the said Roger who held them of the king by the services contained in an inquisition made by reason of the minority of Joan, Margaret, Alice and Annabel, daughters and heirs of the said Roger, who are in the king’s wardship. The said William was seized of these tenements in fee on the day he married Annabel his wife, who sues this inquisition; so that she could be dowered thereof. He had no other tenements on the day he died.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (3.)
316. MAUD DE BROM.
Writ, 19 Jan. 24 Edw. I.
CAMBRIDGE. Inq. Saturday after the Ascension, 24 Edw. I.
Ramptone. A messuage, 16 1/2a. 1r. land and 2a. meadow, held of Sir Warin de Insula in chief by service of 8d. (?) yearly.
Robert her son, aged 30 and more, is her next heir.
SUSSEX. Inq. made at Lewes on Thursday the morrow of St. Peter in Cathedra, 24 Edw. I.
Hertefeud. A messuage &c., 30a. arable, 3a. meadow, 18s. 6d. rents of free tenants, and a fourth part of the advowson of the church, held of the barony of Laigle which is in the king’s hand.
Estbourne. 11a. arable held of the king.
Alfriccheston and Beveringeton. A knight’s fee held of her by Thomas Peverel, knight, from whom she receives homage, fealty, relief, scutage and other foreign services.
All held for 2 knights’ fees of the little fee of Mortain, and doing suit at the king’s courts of Ryp and Dodeleswell, a mark yearly for the guard of the castle of Pevenese, 4d. for sheriffs aid, and 4s. for the custom called hundredsilver yearly.
Robert de Brom, her son, aged 30 and more, is her next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (4.)
317. WILLIAM DE LEVERESDALE.
Writ, 7 March, 24 Edw. I.
CUMBERLAND. Inq. made at Carlisle on Thursday after the close of Easter, 24 Edw. I.
Leveresdale. The manor held of the heir of Thomas de Multon of Gillesland who held of the king in chief, a minor and in the king’s wardship, by service of homage, and 1/9 knight’s fee, doing suit at the court of the said Thomas at Irthington every three weeks.
Thomas his son, aged 40 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (5.)
318. ODO DE COMPTONE alias DE CUMPTON.
Writ, 22 Feb. 24 Edw. I.
[SOUTHAMPTON; ISLE OF WIGHT.] Inq. made at Neuport on Friday the morrow of the Ascension, 24 Edw. I.
Cumpton and Atherfeld. The manor (extent given) held of the king in chief as of the earldom of Devon by service of 1/4 knight’s fee.
Adam his son, aged 26, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (6.)
319. JORDAN DE KINGESTON.
Writ, 18 March, 24 Edw. I.
SOUTHAMPTON; ISLE OF WIGHT. Inq. made at Nyweport on Friday the morrow of the Ascension, 24 Edw. I.
Kingeston. A capital messuage, &c., 100a. arable, 12a. meadow, 100a. pasture, 6l. 19s. 8d. rents of freemen, 6s. rent of a customer, works, a windmill and turbary with a marsh, held of the king in chief, as of the earldom of Devon, by service of 1/2 knight’s fee; and 35a. arable held of William Russel, by service of 1/4 knight’s fee.
Jordan, son of William de Kingeston son of the deceased, aged 25, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (7.)
320. EDMUND FYTON alias FYTOUN.
Writ, 10 Feb. 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. Monday the morrow of the close of Easter, 24 Edw. I.
Couton. A capital messuage, &c., 2 carucates of land in demesne, 40a. meadow, a marsh, and a pasture containing about 10a., 11 tofts and 14 bovates of land in bondage, 15 cottages, and 3s. 6d. rent of free tenants, held of the honour of the castle of Rychemund by knight’s service, doing suit at the court of Rychemund every 3 weeks, and rendering 14d. yearly in March for the guard of the castle of Rychemund, and 5s. 4d. yearly at Michaelmas for fines of the wapentake of Gilling.
John his son, aged 22 on the day of St. Botulph next, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (8.)
321. WILLIAM DE CARTHORP alias DE CARETORP, DE CARETHORPE.
Writ, 23 April, 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. made at Beverle within the liberty at the cross (ad Crucem) without the town, on Wednesday after St. Augustine, 24 Edw. I.
Beverle. 12d. yearly rent held of the archbishopric of York [which is vacant and in the king’s hand] by two appearances only at the archbishop’s court in Beverle, viz.—at the feast of St. Hilary and the Nativity of St. John the Baptist; and 25d. yearly rent within the provostry of Beverle held in free burgage without suit or other service.
John his son, aged 22 at Easter last, is his next heir.
YORK.] Inq. made at the Cross by Beverle to the north called Grithkross, on Wednesday after St. Augustine, 24 Edw. I.
Swth Burton. A capital messuage, 4 tofts, 20 bovates of land, 10s. rent from a bovate held by Richard de Cycestria, and 2s. rent from the prior of Wart(er), whence he rendered 2s. and 1lb. pepper yearly to Alexander de Cave, and 2s. to the abbot of Torneton, but held all the said lands &c. of the archbishop of York for the time being by homage and service of 1d. and 1lb. cummin, and doing the foreign service pertaining to so much land, where 12 carucates make a knight’s fee.
Heir as above.
[YORK.] Inq. Tuesday before St. William archbishop of York, [24 Edw. I].
Roston. 1d. yearly rent by the hand of William Dring’ of Roston for 6 bovates of land and 3 tofts.
Sonydalton. 8s. yearly rent by the hand of John Hervis for 2 bovates of land.
Bilton. 25s. yearly rent by the hands of the heirs of John de Belton for 12 bovates of land.
All held of the provost of Beverley by homage, and doing suit at his court of Beverley every three weeks.
Heir as above, aged 22 and more.
YORK; WAPENTAKE OF DYKERING. Inq. Wednesday before St. William archbishop of York, 24 Edw. I.
Carethorp alias Caretorp. A decayed messuage and 4 carucates of land, held of the abbot of St. Mary’s, York, by service of 2 marks yearly; 10 tofts and 19 bovates of land, and a yearly rent of 3s. 7d., held of the chapter of St. Peter’s, York, rendering 40s. yearly for the said 10 tofts and 19 bovates and for 13 bovates held of him by the free service of 3s. 7d. aforesaid; and a water-mill and a windmill, held of the abbot of St. Mary’s, York, by the services aforesaid.
Heir as above, aged 21 and more at Easter last.
Writ of plenius certiorari on the representation of Margery, late the wife of the said William, who held of the archbishopric of York now vacant and in the king’s hand, that lands in Suth Burton, whereof she was enfeoffed jointly with her husband, had been taken into the king’s hand on his death. Jedworth, 1 June, 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. the eve of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, 24 Edw. I.
Soutburton alias Sutburton. The said William and Margery were enfeoffed jointly of a messuage and 7 bovates of land by John Daniel, to whom the said William had previously given the same by his charter, to hold to them and the heirs of their bodies, of the archbishop of York, chief lord of the fee, by knights’ service, and they remained so enfeoffed from the feast of St. Hilary, 23 Edw. I, until the death of the said William, to wit a year and more.
John son and heir of the said William was not present at the inquisition, though warned on Thursday before St. Botulph.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (9.)
322. PETRONILLA DE BEAUMES alias DE BELLO MANSO.
Writ, 4 Dec. 24 Edw. I.
ESSEX. Inq. made at Brentwood (Boscum Arsum), 14 December, 24 Edw. I.
Warle Semeles. A messuage, 283a. arable, 18a. meadow, 15a. pasture, and 33s. 4d. assised rent, held of the heirs of Philip Burnel by service of 1d. yearly, and the services due to the chief lords; the said heirs are in the king’s wardship.
Malcolm de Bello Manso, her son, aged 24, is her next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (10.)
323. JOHN DE COGGESHALE alias DE COGESALE.
Writ, 23 June, 24 Edw. I.
ESSEX. Inq. made at Wyham, 20 July, 24 Edw. I.
Rewenhal. A messuage, 90a. arable, 4 1/2a. meadow, 2a. pasture, 4a. wood, and 5s. 6d. assised rent, held of the king in chief of the honour of Boulogne by service of a moiety of a serjeanty, viz.—finding for the king for his war in Wales for forty days at his own charges a moiety of an armed man with unbarded horse, his co-parcener John Martel finding the other moiety; and 5a. arable held of Ralph Joce by service of 6d. yearly.
John his son, aged 30, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (11.)
324. JOHN DE EGLESTON alias DE EGGLISTON.
Writ, 2 March, 24 Edw. I.
NORTHUMBERLAND. Inq. made at Newcastle upon Tyne, 3 March, 24 Edw. I.
Estburneton. The whole town held of Robert de Reymis [alias de Reynes] for a knight’s fee, rendering him yearly 13s. 4d. for castle guard. This land was taken into the king’s hand because John de Eggliston held it first of Hugh de Gosebec of the manor of Bolum, which manor the said Hugh held of the king in chief and gave with all its appurtenances to Hugh de Remys and Robert his son without the king’s licence.
Adam his son, aged 28, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (12.)
325. GILBERT SON OF WILLIAM.
Writ, 2 July, 24 Edw. I.
[YORK.] Inq. Tuesday before St. Margaret, 25 Edw. I.
Brunnum. The manor held of the king in chief by homage, and suit at all the county (courts) of York, once yearly at the ‘triding’ of Crayhou, and once yearly at the wapentake of Herthill, and rendering 3s. yearly for wapentake fines.
Hothom. A messuage, 8 bovates of land, 8a. meadow, and 4 cottages, held of Sir Ralph son of William by homage, and by rendering to the bishop of Durham 6s. yearly.
Ralph son of William, aged 40 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (13.)
326. RICHARD DE TANEY.
Writ, 1 June, 24 Edw. I.
ESSEX. Inq. 25 June, 24 Edw. I.
Elmestede. The manor held jointly with Juliana his wife of the king in chief of the honour of Reylegh by service of a knight’s fee. Long before his death the said Richard with the king’s licence enfeoffed Simon de la Neylonde of the said manor, to re-enfeoff the said Richard and Juliana, and he did re-enfeoff them to hold to them and the heirs of the said Richard.
Roger his son, aged 18, is his next heir.
The said Juliana was present at the taking of this inquisition with the king’s letter patent, which more fully testifies of the said enfeoffment.
ESSEX. Inq. made at Stapelford Taney, 21 June, 24 Edw. I.
Stapelford. The manor (extent given), including 60a. foreign wood in the forest, which is a loss to the lord because he assigned a tenant to the keeping of the wood, who used to render him 4s. 6d. yearly for his land and now renders nothing, held of the king in chief of the honour of Reyle by service of 2 knights’ fees.
Lamburnne. 4a. meadow held of William de Lamburnne, service unspecified.
Heir as above, aged 17.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (14.)
327. WALTER DE WHIXLE alias DE QUIXELEY, of Northgeveldale.
Writ, 30 Nov. 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. taken at Pokelington on Saturday after the octave of the Purification [24 Edw. I].
Northgeveldal. A messuage, 9 bovates of land and a third part of a water-mill.
Estgeveldal. 1 1/3 bovate of land.
All held of the king in chief by homage, and service of finding a sixth part of a crossbowman (balistarii) at his own charges at the castle of York for forty days in time of war, and after the forty days at the king’s charges, if he be pleased to retain him longer.
He died on the quinzaine of Easter 23 Edw. I. John his son, aged 33 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (15.)
328. WILLIAM DE ERLETON.
Writ, 21 Nov. 24 Edw. I.
SALOP. Inq. made at Shrewsbury, 4 January, 24 Edw. I.
Erleton. A messuage &c., 60a. arable, 3a. meadow, the fishery of a fish pond worth 2s. yearly, 33s. rent of free tenants, held of the king in chief by service of rendering 6s. 8d. yearly at the exchequer.
Clotleye. 3a. land worth 12d. yearly, and 6d. rent of freemen, held of the house of St. Andrew by service of rendering 12d. yearly at the church of St. Andrew.
Adam his son, aged 22 at Easter 23 Edw. I, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (16.)
329. JOHN DE SOTEBROK alias DE SOTTESBROK.
Writ, 6 March, 24 Edw. I.
BERKS. Inq. made at Radyng, 28 April, 24 Edw. I.
Sottesbrok. The manor (extent given) held of the king in chief by service of a knight’s fee, and there are rents paid out yearly of 20s. for the guard of the castle of Windsor, 3s. 1/2d. to the king for hidage, 12d. at the exchequer for a water-mill, and 6 1/2d. to the bailiff of the hundred of Cokham and Bray for common of pasture called ‘sheppeny.’
His daughters, Rose (Roysia) aged 16 at the feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Mary last, and Elizabeth aged 14 at the feast of St. Nicholas last, are his next heirs.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (17.)
330. RICHARD SON OF SIMON DE WINTON alias DE WYNTON.
Writ returnable at the exchequer. Witness, P. de Wilughby, deputy to the treasurer, at Westminster, 3 Nov. 24 Edw. I.
[SOUTHAMPTON.] Inq. Monday after the Conversion of St. Paul, 25 Edw. I.
Soberton. A capital messuage &c., 100a. arable, 3a. meadow, profits of a wood, pasture, 69s. 2d. assised rent, and pleas &c. of court worth 2s., also 20a. arable, a garden and 3a. meadow, held of Simon de Wynton by service of a clove gillyflower yearly at Michaelmas, and a pair of gloves or 1d. at Easter, to the heirs of John de Wyndelsore.
Richard his son, aged 14 at the feast of St. Michael last, is his next heir.
Endorsed:—The writ sewn to this inquisition emanated from the exchequer through the treasurer, the king being in Scotland, and has been returned there together with this inquisition, and because the execution of such a writ has not to be made in the exchequer we send the writ and inquisition to you to do therewith what you see fit. Let a writ follow in the Chancery in due form, &c.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (18.)
331. WILLIAM TRUMWYNE alias TRWMWINE the elder.
Writ, 22 April, 24 Edw. I.
STAFFORD. Inq. taken at Stafford on Thursday after St. Augustine, 24 Edw. I.
Cannok. A virgate of land held by serjeanty, pertaining to his bailiwick which he held of the king in chief, rendering 1 mark yearly for the said half virgate (sic) and bailiwick.
(Unspecified.) An assart near Chistlin held of the king, rendering 20d. yearly at the exchequer; 85a. 1/2r. of new waste, held of the bishop of Chester, rendering 23s. 10 1/2d. yearly, which lie fallow and the pasture thereon is worth 2d. per acre; and a wood of 40a. rendering 1d. yearly to Robert de Wiston, lord of that fee.
Sondone. Two parts of two parts of a mill held of William Staff(ord); and 5 royal acres (acras regales) held of Richard le Botiler, rendering 6d. yearly.
William his son, is his next heir and of full age.
Writ of plenius certiorari on the complaint of Alesia, late the wife of the said William, that lands &c. in Wysowe whereof she was jointly enfeoffed with him had been taken into the king’s hand on his death, 11 June, 24 Edw. I.
NOTTINGHAM. Inq. Thursday after the Translation of St. Thomas the Martyr, 24 Edw. I.
Wysouwe. The said Alesia was enfeoffed jointly with the said William of 12 bovates of land and a windmill with 1/2a. land adjacent, which are held of Thomas de Rempiston, rendering him 1d. yearly; and whoever holds these lands &c. shall do suit at the court of the castle of Tykil and at the court of Wysouwe every 3 weeks. She was enfeoffed with her husband fourteen years before his death and continued her seisin until the king’s bailiff of the honour of the castle of Tykil took seisin.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (19.)
332. JOAN, LATE THE WIFE OF ROBERT DE HYLDEYERD.
Writ, 25 Dec. 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. made at Hedon on Thursday after St. Hilary, 24 Edw. I.
Reston. A capital messuage, a dovecote, 15 tofts held at the lord’s will, a little toft, a close, 12 1/2 bovates of land, a ‘forland,’ a plot called Brakenholm, and 2 windmills, held of the king in chief as of the barony of the earldom of Albemarle in Holderness by knights’ service but not as of fee; and 8a. land held of the liberty of St. John of Beverley by service of 1d. yearly.
Sutton in Holderness. 120a. meadow, and pasture for a thousand sheep, held of John de Sutton by service of 1d. yearly; and half a bovate held of the same John by service of 1d. yearly.
Robert de Hyldeyard acquired all the aforesaid tenements, to hold to himself, Joan his wife and his heirs, of the chief lords of the fee, so that the same Joan was tenant for life.
Robert, son of the said Robert and Joan, aged 23 and more, is her next heir of the tenements aforesaid.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (20.)
333. MEROUDA PYGOD alias PYGOT.
Writ, 8 Oct. 24 Edw. I.
HEREFORD. Inq. Thursday after St. John ante Portam Latinam, 25 Edw. I.
Kingesstanvord. A moiety of a messuage &c., 40a. arable, 2a. meadow, 1a. pasture, a small plot of wood, and 2d. rent of freemen, held of the king by service of conducting the king’s treasure from Hereford to London, receiving of the king 6d. a day in going to London and nothing in returning, and doing suit at the county (court) of Hereford every month.
Maud her sister is her next heir, and of full age.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (21.)
334. WILLIAM DE KENDALE.
Writ, 4 July, 24 Edw. I.
DERBY. Inq. made at Baucqwell on Monday after St. Oswald, 24 Edw. I.
Derley. A moiety of the manor (extent given), including a several pasture called Burley, held of the king of the honour of the castle of the Peak in socage, rendering 15s. 4d. yearly.
Alice his daughter, aged one year on the day of the Translation of St. Thomas the Martyr 24 Edw. I, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (22.)
335. ALEXANDER DE CHENY alias DE CHEYNY, DE CHEINY, DE CHENEY.
Writ returnable at the exchequer. Witness, J. de Cobeham at Westminster, 22 May, 24 Edw. I, because the king is in Scotland.
Writ returnable at the exchequer. Edenburgh, 11 June, 24 Edw. I.
SUSSEX. Inq. made at Brithm’ on Wednesday after SS. Peter and Paul [24 Edw. I].
Stretes. The manor (extent given), including 2 pairs of thongs for dogs, worth 4d., with the advowson of the church, held of William de Say and his heirs, by service of 1d. yearly.
William his son is his next heir, and of full age.
HERTFORD. Inq. made at Tyteberste, 6 July, 24 Edw. I.
Titeberste. The manor (extent given) held of the abbot &c. of Westminster by service of rendering 20s. yearly.
Heir as above, aged 22.
KENT. Inq. Tuesday after the Translation of St. Thomas the Martyr, 24 Edw. I.
Patrikesburn. The manor (extent given), except the knights’ fees thereto pertaining and a certain plot of land; which manor with other lands &c. was at one time held of the king in chief by barony by Sir William de Say, who twenty years ago enfeoffed thereof by charter the said Alexander and Agnes his wife, to hold of the said William and his heirs rendering yearly a pair of gift spurs or 6d. and doing the service due therefrom for the guard of the castle of Rochester; and in such standing the said Alexander died.
Sir William de Cheney, aged 22, is his next heir.
Endorsed:—It was found among the memoranda of the exchequer that Patrikesburne is of the barony of Say and is held of the king by barony. It is not known how the said Alexander entered upon a holding of the barony, whether with the king’s licence or without; wherefore it is expedient that the heir of the said Alexander be dealt with discreetly (circumspecte agatur), for the manor is held of the king and ought to be held in chief by barony as aforesaid.
KENT. Inq. Wednesday before St. Margaret, 24 Edw. I.
Kestane. The manor (extent given), including a windmill which for want of a mill stone (mole) stands vacant and is therefore worth nothing, held of the heir of Sir William de Say by service of 1d. yearly.
Heir as last above, aged 22 and more.
Writ to the treasurer and barons of the exchequer to send the inquisition made concerning the lands &c. which were of Alexander de Cheny to the king without delay, Berwick, 29 August, 24 Edw. I.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (23.)
336. GERARD SON OF GERARD SALVAYN alias SALVEYN, DE SALVEYN.
Writ, 26 June, 24 Edw. I.
BEDFORD. Inq. made at Flettewyk on Saturday after the Assumption, 24 Edw. I.
La Hyde by Luton. A capital messuage, 18d. assised rent of freemen yearly, and 80a. land in demesne, whereof he and Maud his wife were jointly enfeoffed, held of Geoffrey de Luci by service of 16s. 2 1/2d. yearly, and rendering 6d. yearly to Robert de la Ho.
His sisters, Joan de Skeurus, aged 30 and more, and Nicholaa de Donesstapel, aged 24 and more, are his next heirs.
BUCKINGHAM. Inq. Sunday after St. James the Apostle, 24 Edw. I.
Edesborewe. A messuage, 44a. arable worth 12d. an acre, 33a. arable worth 6d. an acre, and 32a. arable worth 4d. an acre, 13 1/2a. meadow, a pasture, 4l. 10s. 6d. assised rent, a wood, and a water-mill, held of the king in chief by service of 1/4 knight’s fee, except the mill which is held of John de Boueles by rendering 5s., and except 4a. meadow held of the prior of Caldewell by rendering 12d. yearly.
His sisters, Joan aged 30 at the feast of St. John the Baptist last, and Nicole alias Nichole aged 25 at the feast of St. Mary Magdalene last, are his next heirs.
Writ, 26 June, 24 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq. taken at York on the morrow of St. Luke, 24 Edw. I.
Crohum and Sledemer. Certain lands and tenements (unspecified) held of Gerard son of Robert Salvayn by homage and knight’s service, whereof he (Gerard son of Gerard) enfeoffed Gerard son of Robert on 3 March, 23 Edw. I, who is in seisin from that day.
Little Thorp. He sometime held 2 bovates of land in Little Thorp, whereof he enfeoffed the same Gerard son of Robert Salvayn.
He died on the morrow of St. Botulph, 24 Edw. I. Heirs as last above; whereof Joan is married to Adam de Thorp, and they have no children, and Nicholaa is married to John Eme of Dunstapel, and they have two sons and two daughters, the elder son being 14 years of age.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (24.)
337. OLIVE DE GURNEYE.
Writ, 12 May, 24 Edw. I.
GLOUCESTER. Inq. made at Ichyntone, 27 June, 24 Edw. I.
Radewyk and Northwyk. Two parts of the manors held in dower of the inheritance of Elizabeth daughter and heir of John de Gurney, whom John ap Adam married.
SUSSEX. Inq. made at Cycestre on Friday before the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, 24 Edw. I.
Est Hamptenette. A third part of a knight’s fee, viz.—a messuage &c., 50a. arable, 1lb. pepper rent of a free tenant, 42s. rents of bondmen, customary works, and pleas &c. of court, held of the heirs of John Lovel.
Elizabeth de Badeham, her daughter, aged 24 and more, is her next heir.
SOMERSET. Inq. made at West Harpetre, 8 June, 24 Edw. I.
Harpetre. The castle and park, with the pastures of Caldecote and Hydone, held of the king in chief by knight’s service for 1/2 knight’s fee.
Castel Harpetre. The manor (extent given) held of the countess of Gloucester and her heirs by knight’s service for a knight’s fee.
Barwe Gurney. The manor (extent given) held of the same countess &c. for 1/2 knight’s fee.
Elizabeth, her eldest daughter, aged 21 and more at the feast of St. Michael last, is her next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (25.)
338. WILLIAM DE GEREMOUTHE alias DE GIRNEMOUT, DE GYRNEMOUT, the elder.
Writ of plenius certiorari to John de Totenhou, bailiff of the king’s manor of Skipton in Craven, on the complaint of William de Geremouthe, asserting himself to be son and heir of William de Geremouthe, the elder, that the said bailiff refuses to restore him the lands &c. of his inheritance, which he took into the king’s hand on the death of the said William, the elder, 24 Oct. 24 Edw. I.
[YORK.] Inq. made by suitors at the court of Skypton and by the four townships of Apeltrewick, Wodehous, Hertlington and Brinsale, on Saturday the morrow of St. Edmund, archbishop of Canterbury, 24 Edw. I.
Wodehous. A toft and half a bovate of land, held in chief of the king’s manor of Skypton, doing suit every three weeks at the court of knights of Skypton, and rendering 9d. yearly to the same manor.
His son, William de Girnemout, the younger, aged 21 at the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in the year abovesaid, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (26.)
339. HUGH PEVEREL alias PEVERELL.
Writ (missing) [30 June, 24 Edw. I (fn. 1) ].
WILTS. Inq. made at Cheleworth on Wednesday before St. Matthew, 24 Edw. I. (defective.)
Chelesworth in the hundred of Stapele. The manor (extent given) held of the king in chief by serjeanty of finding an esquire in the king’s war for twenty days at his own charges.
Stapele. A moiety of the hundred.
Thomas, son of John Peverel son of the said Hugh, aged 18 on the day of St. Denis next, is his next heir.
The said Hugh delivered … of John Peverel his son, as her dower, the said manor except a wood and the hundred, rendering to him yearly for the same … 2d.
CAMBRIDGE. Inq. Thursday after St. James, 24 Edw. I.
Stretle. The manor (extent given), whereof he was enfeoffed jointly with Margery his wife, who survives, by Joan Peverel, to hold for their lives of the chief lords by the services due, by fine made before the king’s justices, and he was so seised at the time of his death. The manor is held of the bishop of Ely in chief by service of 4s. yearly.
Heir as above, aged 19 at the feast of St. Peter ad Vincula next.
Writ of plenius certiorari on the complaint of Margery late the wife of the said Hugh that a messuage and two carucates of land in Stretelegh, whereof she was enfeoffed jointly with her late husband, had been taken into the king’s hand on his death, 12 November, 24 Edw. I.
CAMBRIDGE. Inq. Wednesday after St. Martin, 24 Edw. I.
Stretlegh. The said Hugh and Margery were enfeoffed jointly by Joan Peverel of the said messuage and two carucates of land (extent given), by fine made before the king’s justices in 12 Edw. I, to hold to them and the heirs of their bodies of the bishop of Ely, chief lord of the fee, rendering to the said Joan a rose at the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, and to the bishop 4s. yearly.
C. Edw. I. File 74. (27.)

Footnotes

  • 1. See Calendar of Fine Rolls, Edw. I., p. 376.