Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 123

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Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 123

380. HUGH DE BUSSHY alias DE BUSSYE, DE BUSSEY, DE BUSSY, DE BUSSI.
Writ, 6 March, 34 Edw. I.
NOTTINGHAM. Inq. Wednesday before Easter, 34 Edw. I.
Balderton. The manor (extent given with names of tenants) held of the bishop of Lincoln in chief by service of a knight’s fee.
John his son, aged 24 and more, is his next heir.
NOTTINGHAM. Inq. Thursday before Easter, 34 Edw. I.
Wyggesley. The manor (extent given), including 6 villeins (named) in Spaldeford, held of the bishop of Lincoln by service of a knight’s fee.
Heir as above.
LEICESTER. Inq. made at Leicester on Wednesday after Palm Sunday, 34 Edw. I.
Evyngton. 26s. 8d. yearly rent and 1lb. cummin held of Master William de Boys by homage and relief, whereof Walter de Evynton holds a bovate of land rendering a mark yearly, Roger Kyng holds a messuage and a bovate of land rendering a mark yearly, and Walter de Evyngton holds a messuage rendering 1lb. cummin at the feast of St. Michael.
Heir as above.
LINCOLN. Inq. Friday the feast of the Annunciation, 34 Edw. I.
Haal, Dembelby, Ingoldeby, Hasseby, Willughby by Lafford, Sheldingthorp, and Fenton by Basingham. 2 knights’ fees held of the king, as of the fee of Gaunt now in the king’s hand.
Osgoteby by Kinyerbie. A moiety of 1/100 knight’s fee held of the king, as of the honour of Albemarle now in the king’s hand.
Hagham. A manor (extent given) held of the bishop of Lincoln in chief by knight’s service.
Osberneby. 6l. rent from free tenants held of William de Mortimer in chief by service 1/2 knight’s fee; which rent pertains to the manor abovesaid.
Heir as above.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (1.)
381. HUGH DE CLOPTON.
Writ, 20 March, 34 Edw. I.
CAMBRIDGE. Inq. 28 April, 34 Edw. I.
Bassingburn. A manor (extent given) held of the king in chief, as of the honour of Boulogne, by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Clopton. A messuage, 80a. land and 1a. meadow, held of William de Berford by service of 13s. 4d. yearly; a moiety of a messuage, 45a. land, 3a. meadow, and a free tenant paying 45s. yearly, held of the abbot of Lesenes by service of 50s. yearly; and the other moiety of the said messuage, 60a. arable, 1a. meadow, and 40s. 1 1/2d. rent, held of Nicholas de Cheny by service of 1/8 knight’s fee, and rendering 60s. yearly.
Est Hattele. 24a. land held of Eleanor de Trayly by service of 1/8 knight’s fee.
He held no other lands &c. in the bailiwick.
Maud daughter of William le Taylour, his kinswoman, aged 8, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (2.)
382. JOHN DE LONDON.
Writ, 3 April, 34 Edw. I.
OXFORD. Inq. 8 June, 34 Edw. I.
Aldebur(y). The manor (extent given) is held of Henry le Tyeys for 1/2 knight’s fee, doing scutage when it happens, and suit at the king’s hundred of Bolenden every three weeks. But the said John held no lands &c. in fee &c. in the county on the day he died, for one Peter Foliot granted the said manor to him by fine levied in the king’s court to hold of the chief lords &c. and he granted the same by fine levied in the king’s court in 15 days of Easter, 34 Edw. I to John le Despenser his nephew(?) (nepoti), to hold to him and his heirs for ever, who is still in seisin.
The said John le Despenser, aged 36 and more, is his next heir.
BERKS. Inq. 10 June, 34 Edw. I.
Knyghtelynton. The manor (extent given) held of Alexander de Ho for 1/2 knight’s fee, doing scutage when it shall happen, was at one time held by the said John, of his own acquisition of the gift of Richard de Coleworth, but he demised the same to one Peter Foliot and Agnes his wife, for their lives, who long after demised the estate they had therein to one John le Despenser, nephew of John de London, and the said John de London, with the assent of the said Peter and Agnes, quit claimed his right therein to the said John le Despenser and his heirs for ever, who is still in seisin.
Heir as above.
Old Wyndesor and New Wyndesor. Long before his death the said John granted all his lands which he acquired of divers men there to Sir Edward, prince of Wales, viz.—126a. arable of arrented purprestures in the forest of Wyndesore held of the king, which render at the exchequer at 6d. per acre yearly; and the said prince re-feoffed the said John of all the lands &c. aforesaid for life, with remainder to himself and his heirs. And so the said John held nothing as of fee &c. on the day he died.
Memorandum by the escheator … he held … also the manor of Bladene, co. Oxford, for life of the king’s inheritance.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (3.)
383. ROBERT DE BRAKENEBERGH alias DE BRAKENBERGH.
Writ, 22 Jan. 34 Edw. I.
LINCOLN. Inq. made at Lincoln, 5 March, 34 Edw. I.
Glentham. A capital messuage &c., a windmill, 6 bovates of arable land, free tenants rendering 76s. yearly, a market, and pleas &c. of court, held of Joan Wake in chief by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
John his son, aged 9 1/2, is his next heir.
LINCOLN. Inq. made at Graham, 7 May, 34 Edw. I.
Birton. A capital messuage &c., a windmill, 8 bovates of arable land, 10a. meadow, 20a. several pasture, underwood, a free tenant, rendering 8l. yearly, another rendering 2s., customers rendering 9l. yearly, and cottars 3s., held of Edmund Deyncurt in chief by service of 1/2 knight’s fee; 40a. arable, 20a. meadow, and 6a. underwood, held of the same Edmund in chief by service of 1/8 knight’s fee; and a capital messuage, 100a. arable, 8a. several pasture, and pleas &c. of court, held of William Dive by service of rendering 2s. 6d. yearly.
Heir as above.
LINCOLN. Inq. made at Lincoln, 5 March, 34 Edw. I.
Kelsterne. Two bovates of arable land containing 40a., held of Maud late the wife of Elias Rabayn, whom Peter Malorre married, by service of 1/2lb. cummin yearly, which service the said Elias and Maud remitted to the said Robert for ever; and a capital messuage, 80a. arable, free tenants rendering 69s. 8d., and 4 tenants in villenage holding 4 bovates of land, held jointly with Joan his wife, who survives, in free marriage, of the gift &c. of the said Elias and Maud, who survives, of the said Maud, by no service.
Brakenbergh. A capital messuage, a windmill, 320a. arable, cottars rendering 10s., and 8 customers holding 8 bovates of land and rendering 4l. yearly, held of William de Hayling, knight, in chief, by service of a knight’s fee.
Folmethorp pertaining to the manor of Brakenbergh. Two bovates of arable land held of Philip de Kym by foreign service.
(Unspecified.) A water-mill held of the abbot of Louth Park without service.
Saltfletby. 100s. yearly rent from certain tenants, held of the heir of the count of Brittany, a minor and in the king’s wardship, by service of 9s. yearly.
Wykham. A capital messuage and a bovate of arable land containing 20a., held of William son of Suspirius in chief, service unknown; a bovate of land held of the prior of Sixill by service of a mark yearly; and 4 bovates of arable land, each containing 20a., held of William son of Richard de Hemmingby, service unspecified.
Heir as above.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (4.)
384. WALTER DE URTIACO.
Writ, 28 Dec. 34 Edw. I.
SOMERSET. Inq. taken at Montacute, 7 Jan. 34 Edw. I.
Barynton manor. 10a. meadow held of the heir of Elias de Albiniaco, a minor and in the king’s wardship, by service of 2s. yearly.
North Perret. A messuage, 32a. land, and 4a. meadow, held jointly with Maud his wife, of their own acquirement from Matthew le Frye, to hold to them and the heirs of the said Maud of Henry de Urtiaco, chief lord of that fee, service unspecified; and a virgate of land held jointly as above of their own acquisition from Maud la Frie, to them and the heirs of the said Maud (de Urtiaco), of Walter de Romesi by service of a rose yearly; and the said Maud continued jointly in seisin until the said Walter’s death.
Estherneshulle and Westherneshulle. Three messuages, 170a. land, 10a. meadow, and 11s. rent, held jointly as above, of their own acquirement from Philip le Ware, to hold to them and the heirs of the said Walter, of Cecily de Bello Campo by service of 1/4 knight’s fee, and the said Maud continued in seisin &c. as above.
Swelle and North Perret. The manors (extents given) held to him and the heirs of his body of Henry de Urtiaco, lord of Coryryvel, by service of 4d. yearly, viz.—2d. for Swelle and 2d. for Perrett.
Henry his son, aged 25 and more, is his next heir.
BERKS. Inq. 25 Jan. 34 Edw. I.
Suthcote. Six hides of land, held jointly with Maud his wife who survives, by the gift &c. of John de Alre to them and their issue, of the abbot of Abindon by service of a knight’s fee, doing scutage when it shall happen, and to the same abbot 20s. 6d. yearly for the guard of the castle of Wynlesore, and 3 bus. of corn for churchscot (cherchetto); and there is there a freeman named John de la Hyde, who holds a hide of land of them by service of 1/7 knight’s fee doing to them scutage only when it shall happen, and 14 villeins holding the said 6 hides rendering 100s. yearly.
Heir as above, aged 30.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (5.)
385. JOHN DE CROKEDAYK alias DEL CROKEDAIK.
Writ, 25 Nov. 34 Edw. I.
CUMBERLAND. Inq. made at Carlisle on Wednesday the morrow of the Conversion of St. Paul, 34 Edw. I (faded).
Glassameby. The manor (extent given with names of tenants) held of the king in chief by homage and 20s. cornage to the sheriff for the king’s use; and he rendered 13s. 4d. yearly rent to the prioress of Ermitthwait, and 3s. yearly to the prior of St. Mary’s, Carlisle.
Gamelesby by Ayketon. The hamlet (extent given with names of tenants), including a messuage and 1a. land held by William de Dronnok, a free tenant, in Routheclif rendering 4s. yearly, held of the king in chief by homage, and 7s. 6 3/4d. cornage to the sheriff for the king’s use.
And he enfeoffed Henry son of William de Bothil of all the following:—
Aldritskow. A messuage and 40a. land, held of William de Mulcastre.
Le Crokedaik. The hamlet held of Hugh de Brunfeld.
Le Gyll containing 67a. land, held of Ranulph de Osmunderlaw and Thomas del Lathes.
Brunfeld. Six messuages and 41 1/2a. land held of Hugh de Brunfeld.
Blencoghow. Two bovates of land held of John le Blunt.
Langrigg. 2(?)a. land held of William Lister.
Bolton. 1a. land held of Adam le Mareschale.
Cringledik. Two messuages and 51a. land, held of Walter de Kirkebride.
Hedresford. Four messuages and 25 bovates of land, held of Ranulph de Colevill.
Crofton. A messuage and 18(?)a. land held of John de Crofton.
Craystok. A messuage and 60a. land held of John de Craystok.
Soureby. Four messuages and 60a. land held of Sir Anthony Bek.
Northeston. Eight messuages and 160a. land, held of [the heir?] of John Wake, burned by the Scots and now rendering nothing.
Graynehowe. Two messuages and 80a. land, which used to render 25s. before the burning and now nothing.
Levenholme. 24s. yearly rent.
Le Langholme in the forest of Englewode. Eight messuages and 40a., held of the king (as?) pourpresture, rendering 20s. yearly at the king’s exchequer of Carlisle.
Carlisle. A messuage in the suburb, burned and now rendering nothing.
Raghton. 20s. yearly from the mill which is held of ……
And the same Henry, son of William de Bothil, afterwards re-enfeoffed the said John and Margaret his wife [of all] the tenements aforesaid to hold to them and the heirs of their bodies, with reversion to ……
The jurors understand by the relation of trustworthy men that the said Margaret will be next heir of the said John if she is living, and if not, then Alexander brother of the same John, aged 22 and more.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (6.)
386. THOMAS PEVEREL of Maunsbrugg.
Writ, 26 Dec. 34 Edw. I.
SOUTHAMPTON. Inq. 9 Jan. 34 Edw. I.
Manesbrigg. A capital messuage &c. containing 2a., 18a. arable, 3a. meadow, a fishery, 20a. great oak wood lying in common, 5 free tenants (named, including Andrew Peverel), rendering 30s. yearly, 2 customers (named), a pasture at Pokelye, and 2s. perquisites of courts, held of the king in chief by service of 20s. yearly rent at the castle of Winchester.
Chelewrthe. A grange, oxhouse, 1a. of garden, 30a. arable, 30a. pasture, 30a. great wood, a plot of heath, and 11 customers (extent of rents and works given), held of Robert de Hauvile by service of 5s. yearly.
Aldinton. A hall, grange, oxhouse, 2a. garden, 30a. arable, 10a. pasture, 3a. meadow, 2a. underwood, and 6 free tenants rendering 26s. 5d. yearly, held of William de Rolveston by service of 1/6 knight’s fee, 5s. yearly rent, and 10s. yearly rent to Robert de Helyon; and 16a. arable held of Robert le Martyr by service of 5s. 6d. rent.
Wollop. Two customers rendering 9s. yearly.
Rumesey. 9s. yearly rent from 9 yearly tenants.
He held no other lands in the bailiwick.
William, son of Henry Peverel who was son and heir of the said Thomas, aged 18 on the feast of St. Michael, 33 Edw. I, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 123 (7.)
387. RALPH SON OF BERNARD alias FIZ BERNARD.
Writ, 10 Sept. 34 Edw. I.
BUCKINGHAM. Inq. made at Aston Bernard, 9 Oct. 34 Edw. I.
Ilmere. The manor with Aston, a member of the same, (very full extent given with names of tenants) held of the king in chief by service of being marshal of the king’s hawks or finding another in his place to execute the said office.
Thomas son of John son of Bernard, aged 18 and more, is his next heir.
HERTFORD. Inq. made at Watford on Saturday after the octave of St. Michael, 34 Edw. I.
Great Byssheie. A capital messuage, 120a. arable, 3a. meadow, 10a. wood and 14s. assised rent, held of the earl of Hereford by service of 1/10 knight’s fee and doing one suit yearly at the feast of St. Michael at Hertford, and one suit yearly after Easter in London at Blanche (Album) Appelton.
Thomas son of John son of Ralph Fiz Bernard, aged 18, is next heir of the same Ralph.
KENT. Inq. 3 Nov. 34 Edw. I.
Sybbetone. The manor (extent given) together with the advowson of the church of Old Romenhale, held of the archbishop of Canterbury for a knight’s fee, doing suit at the archbishop’s court every three weeks; and 11a. arable in the manor held in gavelkind of the said archbishop by service of 2s. yearly and suit at his court of Lymmynge every three weeks.
Thomas son of John le fiz Bernard, aged 18 and more, is his next heir.
KENT. Inq. 4 Nov. 34 Edw. I.
Tonge. He at one time held the manor (extent given) in his demesne as of fee, but afterwards enfeoffed Edmund son of Bernard of the same, to hold to him and his heirs, who granted the same to him by fine levied in the king’s court, to hold for his life with remainder to Thomas son of John son of Bernard and Bona his wife and the heirs of the same Thomas; whereof the capital messuage, 221 1/2a. arable, 4a. meadow, 16a. wood, 3 water-mills, and 102s. 6 1/4d. rents &c. are held of John de Sancto Johanne by service of 4 knights’ fees, and rendering 20s. yearly for him for the guard of the castle of Dover every twenty-four weeks; 60 1/2a. 1r. arable and 18a. pasture are held of the king in chief in gavelkind, as of the hundred of Middeltone now in the queen’s hand, by service of 18s. 2d. yearly; 10a. land are held of Thomas le Kek by service of 4d. yearly; and 5a. land are held of John de Lolleshere by service of 1d. yearly; and the said Ralph and Agatha his wife, who survives, were enfeoffed of 41s. yearly rent, of the gift of Robert le Norreys, to hold to them and the heirs of the said Ralph of the aforesaid John de Sancto Johanne, the chief lord of that fee, by service of 1/2d. yearly.
Heir as last above, his grandson (nepos).
KENT. Inq. 3 Nov. 34 Edw. I.
Kyngesdoune. The manor (extent given), including a field called Mochelfeld, held of the king in chief by service of 1/2 knight’s fee; and certain tenements, viz.—Dembr’, Bromfled and Swyftesgrof (extent given) held jointly with Agatha his wife, who survives, of Simon son of William de Botayles by service of 2d. yearly and doing suit at the court of the manor of Kyngesdoune for the said Simon every three weeks, by the gift of the said William.
Thomas son of John le Fyz Bernard, aged 18 and more, is his next heir.
Extent or summary of such of the manors &c. abovesaid as were taken into the king’s hand.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (8.)
388. JOHN DE COLUMBARIIS alias DE COLUMBERS.
Writ, 20 Oct. 34 Edw. I.
BERKS. Inq. 9 Nov. 34 Edw. I (defective).
Shagwe. The manor (full extent given with names of tenants) held of the king in chief by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Philip his son, aged … more, is his next heir.
SOMERSET. Inq. made at Brugewauter, 11 Nov. 34 Edw. I.
Staweye. The manor (extent given with names of free tenants), including rents of 4 wydecokkes or 2d., and 10 burgesses each holding 2 burgages and 6 burgesses each holding 1 burgage, held of the king in chief by barony, doing the service of 2 knights’ fees.
Puritone. An oxhouse, 136a. arable, 52a. meadow, 10s. 9d. rents of free tenants (named), rents &c. of 10 customers, 2 cottars and 8 burgesses, and pleas &c. of court, held of the king in chief pertaining to the barony aforesaid.
Wullavyngtone. A capital messuage &c., 123a. arable, 68a. meadow, 21s. 5 1/2d. rents of free tenants (named), and rents &c. of customers and cottars, held of the abbot of Glastonbury by service of a knight’s fee.
Honibere. A capital messuage &c., 159a. arable, 24 1/2a. meadow, a wood, 5s. 6d. rent from free tenants (named), 16 customers and 3 cottars, held of the heir of Robert Walrand, an idiot in the king’s wardship, as of the manor of Stoke Curcy in free socage by service of 20s. yearly.
Heir as above, aged 24 and more.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (9.)
389. THOMAS DE IFELD alias DE IFEUD.
Writ to Humphrey de Waledon, guardian of the temporalities of the archbishopric of Canterbury, now in the king’s hand, 6 Oct. 34 Edw. I.
[KENT.] Inq. made at Ifeld, 16 Oct. 34 Edw. I.
Ifeud. A capital messuage &c., 297a. arable, 5a. 1r. salt meadow, 6a. 1r. several pasture, 19a. 1r. wood, and a windmill, held of the archbishopric aforesaid in chief by service of 1/4 knight’s fee, and there are due yearly to the heirs of William de Ifeud of Ston’ 7 marks, and at the manor of Northflete 72s. 1 1/2d.
Richard his son, aged 17 on 28 May last, is his next heir.
And he held in gavelkind of the archbishopric aforesaid 64a., 1 1/2a. meadow, 9s. 3d. rent, and rent of fowls, eggs and a plowshare, from whence there are due 18s. 9d. yearly rent at the manor of Northflete, and the reaping of 1a. 1/2r. and 1 daywerk of barley or twice as much wheat.
The aforesaid Richard and his brothers, Thomas aged 16 at the feast of St. Michael last, and John aged 13 on Friday after the Purification last, are his next heirs of the said gavelkind tenements.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (10.)
390. JORDAN DE KYNGESTON.
Writ, 26 Dec. 34 Edw. I.
SOUTHAMPTON; ISLE OF WIGHT. Inq. made at Niwport, 9 Feb. 34 Edw. I.
Kyngeston. Two parts of the manor (extent given with names of free tenants) held of the king in chief by service of 1/2 knight’s fee, as of the honour of the castle of Karesbrok.
Lescelonde. 13a. land, 1a. meadow, 20a. pasture, rents of 4 free tenants (named), and a grange, held of the king in chief, as of the manor of Wytefeld now in the king’s hand, which manor Lady Mary the king’s daughter, a nun of Ambersbury, holds for life in free socage and by service of 1d. yearly; and a hall, oxhouse, 27a. arable, 40a. pasture, and 2 free tenants (named), held of John de Insula by service of 1/5 knight’s fee.
Premsfloude. 1lb. cummin rent held of John de Insula by service of 1/5 knight’s fee.
Estapelereford. 2s. yearly rent held of the same John in free socage, issuing from 3 plots and 3a. land which Alice Kulle holds.
La Schierde. 30a. land and 3 free tenants (named), whereof Walter Gilbert holds 40a. land in Cheleton rendering 2d. yearly, held of William Russel by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Presford. 12a. arable and 4 cottars (named) held of Ralph Coskevile by service of 1/30 knight’s fee.
Wyppingham. A cottage and 1 1/2a. land held of the prior of Barton in the said island by service of 6d. yearly rent.
Buttebrigge. 2s. rent from 3a. land which William le Whyte holds, held of Henry de Buttebrigge, rendering 6d. yearly.
Westmore. 23s. 7d. rent (tenants named) held of Baldwin de Insula by service of 1/13 knight’s fee.
Northschorewell. 1 mark rent (tenants named) held of the abbess of Lacok in free socage by service of 1d. yearly.
John his son, aged 19 weeks on the feast of the Epiphany, 34 Edw. I, is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (11.)
391. ROBERT SON and HEIR OF ROBERT DE TATESHALE alias DE TATESALE, DE THATESSHAL.
Writ to Richard Oysel, escheator, to enquire concerning the lands &c. of the said Robert who died under age, 30 Jan. 34 Edw. I.
YORK. Inq… June, 34 Edw. I.
Hundmanby. The manor (full extent given with names of free tenants), including a messuage outside the town called ‘le Bolryn,’ a fishpond (stagnum), a market every Wednesday, two parts of 2 bovates of land which are the lord’s escheat by the death of Walter de Louthorp who held for life, 1/4 knight’s fee in Marton held by John de Marton by service of doing suit of court &c., a pasture called Erleseng with Castelgarth held by Robert de Boynton, and 14s. for a moiety of the toll on buying and selling fish and victuals at Fiuele because Richard de Malebys has the other moiety, held of the king in chief in barony, by service of doing suit at all the county (courts) of York yearly, and at the ‘thrythyng’ of Craikhou and at the wapentake of Dykeryng once a year.
Thomas son of Adam de Caylly, aged 24 and more, Joan de Dryby, aged 30 and more, and Isabel the wife of John de Orreby, aged 29 and more, are his next heirs.
Similar writ to Walter de Gloucester, escheator, 30 Jan. 34 Edw. I.
LEICESTER. Inq. 1 June, 34 Edw. I.
Holewell. 25s. yearly rent of freemen (named), 60s. 4d. &c. rent of villeins (named), works &c.
Kettelby. 66s. 10d. yearly rent of freemen (named), 54s. 7 1/2d. rent of villeins (named), 6s. 6d. rent of cottars, works &c. and pleas &c. of court.
All held of Richard Basset of Weldon by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Heirs as above, Thomas aged 24, Joan aged 40, and Isabel aged 38.
NORFOLK. Inq. made at Swafham, 25 May, 34 Edw. I (defaced).
Bukenham(?). The manor (extent given), including a castle with a fortalice (forceletto) and a little park, 10a. turbary in Swanegeye, windmills called Ryngerose, Shiremanesmill, Pannegrynd, and the earl’s mill, markets at New Bukenham on Saturdays and at Atleburgh on Thursdays, a fair at the feast of St. Martin(?) at New Bukenham, a fishery by the castle, and customs called ‘bosage’ and ‘mershsilver.’
Attleburgh. A moiety of a messuage &c. and of 60a. arable, 20a. meadow and a windmill, which were of William de Fossato, from which Alexander Oldman receives 13s. 4d. yearly for life; and a moiety of a messuage, and of 24a. arable and 6a. wood, which were of Nicholas de Burgo, from which the lady of Livermere receives 7s. 10d. yearly for life; and Beatrice late the wife of the said Nicholas holds the other moiety in dower.
All held of the king in chief as of the crown of England by service of being butler (pincerne).
Tybenham. The manor (extent given) pertaining to the barony of Tateshal which is held of the king in chief, service unknown; from which Walter de Bermynham receives 100s. yearly for life of the gift of Robert de Tateshal father of the aforesaid Robert.
Frethebrigg. The hundred, including 20s. rent from certain houses, with a fourth part of the tolbooth of Lenn, including a custom called ‘luscop’(?) and houses called Erleshuses, (extents given), held of the king in chief by service of 6s. 8d. blanchfarm yearly.
Heirs as above, Thomas de Caylli, son of Emma sister of Robert de Tateshale grandfather of the deceased, aged 22 and more, Joan de Drybi another sister, aged 50 and more, and Isabel the third sister, aged 40 and more.
Writ to the escheator to enquire from what tenants in the manors &c. of Bukenham and Tybenham, co. Norfolk, and Tateshale, Kirkeby, Boston and Croft, co. Lincoln, and from what houses in the hundred of Frethebrigge, the rents &c., mentioned in his inquisitions are received &c., that the king may make partition amongst the heirs, 2 July, 34 Edw. I.
NORFOLK. Inq. made at Lirliggeforth, 23 July, 34 Edw. I.
Bokenham manor. Very full extent of tenancies, rents and works, with names of tenants.
New Bokenham. Similar extent.
Besthorp. A wood called Shirwode containing 30a., which is not contained in the inquisition returned into the chancery.
John de Gouet and Eva his wife, mother of the said Robert deceased, hold of his inheritance divers tenements in excess of the said Eva’s dower.
Tybenham. Similar extent.
Frethebrigge hundred. The houses from which 20s. yearly rent arise are called Jews’ houses, and are in Suthsoke, Lenn.
LINCOLN. Inq. 4 Aug. 34 Edw. I.
Tatteshale manor. Very full extent of tenancies and rents, with names of tenants.
Kirkeby. Similar extent.
Cunesby. Similar extent of free tenancies.
Marton. Similar extent of free tenancies.
Extent or summary of the above lands &c. in cos. Norfolk, Lincoln, Leicester and York.
NORFOLK. Extent 21 Oct. 34 Edw. I.
Bukenham. The manor (full extent given with field names &c.), including the castle, a little park, a several pasture at Rawedikes, turbary at Swanegeye with rushes and a fishery, an aldergrove below the castle, a great park containing six leagues in its circuit of palings, and at Attleburgh of tenements which were of William de Fossato pertaining to the said manor, a moiety of 74a. arable, and 7s. rent receivable by the hands of Sibyl, mother of the said William, for a tenement which she holds in dower: all other profits of the manor were extended by the former extent.
Tybenham. The manor (extent given), including pastures called Hynham and Martynesyerd, a pasture below the park, a wood called ‘le Park’ containing in circuit a league and a half, an alder grove, and a boscage opposite Westhawe: all other profits of the manor were extended by the former extent.
Thomas de Cailly, Joan de Driby, Isabel de Orreby and John her husband, and Joan late the wife of Robert son of Robert de Tatteshale, being warned to be present, did not come.
LINCOLN. Inq. made at Wassingburg, 24 Oct. 34 Edw. I.
Tateshal. The castle and manor with the hamlets of Thorp and Kirkeby (extent given) held of the king in chief by barony and by service of 1/2 knight’s fee, and rendering yearly to the king 40s. fixed fine, together with other lands &c. in Norfolk.
Kirkeby. A capital messuage, 50a. arable, 9a. meadow, a sheepwalk, 6 free tenants, 6 customers and 7 cottars, works &c. and pleas &c. of court, held of Robert de Wiluby in chief by service of 20l. 13s. 4d.
Cunnesby. 31s. 4d. rent of free tenants held of the bishop of Carlisle(?) (Karlonie) in chief by service of 3s. yearly.
Malteby. A court worth 4s. yearly.
Boston. Tronage commonly worth 12l. yearly.
Thomas de Cailly &c. as above being warned to be present did not come.
Writ of certiorari de feodis &c. to Richard Oysel, escheator, 22 Nov. 35 Edw. I.
LINCOLN. Inq. made at Horncastre, on Monday after St. Michael, 1 Edw. II.
Little Strattone and Wadingworth. 1 knight’s fee held by William Breton.
Martone. 1/4 knight’s fee held by John son of Alfred de Wodehalle.
Wyspingdone. 1/4 knight’s fee held by Robert de Wyleby.
Tumby. 1/2 knight’s fee held by Joan de Tumby.
Wytham. 1/6 knight’s fee held by William Breton.
Hameltone (sic) and Eliethorp. 1/12 knight’s fee held by John de Ormby (sic).
Kerkestede. The advowson of the abbey.
Tatesale. The advowson of the church.
Malteby. The advowson of the church.
SUSSEX. Inq. made at Cicestre, 3 April, 1 Edw. II.
Hertinge and Chitehurst. 3 knights’ fees held by Henry Huse.
Nutburne, Upmerdone and Burgham. 3 knights’ fees held by Eleanor late the wife of Richard Aguillon.
Westdene and Chelegrave. 1/4 knight’s fee held by John le Blund.
Chelegrave. 1/4 knight’s fee held by John le Child of Chelegrave.
La Grave. A moiety of 1/20 knight’s fee held by Richard de Picheford; a fourth part of 1/20 knight’s fee held by Robert le Buteler [alias le Botiller]; and a fourth part of 1/20 knight’s fee held by Ralph de la Grave.
Bargham, Bebiton, Gretham, Elemere and Tortiton. 5 knights’ fees held by William de Monteforti.
Bulesham. 1/4 knight’s fee held by William de Bulesham; and 1/4 knight’s fee held by Hugh de Croftes.
All the fees aforesaid are held of the said Robert as of his pourparty of the earldom of Arundell.
Writ of certiorari feodis &c. to Walter de Gloucester, escheator, 24 May, 1 Edw. II.
LEICESTER. Inq. made at Holewelle, 3 Aug. 2 Edw. II.
Slauestone. 1/5 knight’s fee held by William Maureward.
Flekeneye. 1/6 knight’s fee held by Robert de Wavere.
Sumerdeby, Burg, Little Dalby and Burtone Lazars (Sancti Lazari). 1/3 knight’s fee held by John Hamelyn and Joan late the wife of John de Tatesale.
Knossingtone. A moiety of 1 knight’s fee held by Robert de Noers.
Thorp by Langeton. 1/4 knight’s fee held by Walter de Laungeton, bishop of Chester.
Est Nortone and Hibewrth [alias Kybewyth]. 1/12 knight’s fee held by William son of Robert de Halgtone.
Cosby and Thorp by Cosby. 1/4 knight’s fee held by Stephen de Aunvers.
Grymestone. 1/4 knight’s fee held by William Turvey.
Frolesworth. 1/20 knight’s fee held by Alice de Aunvers [alias Danvers].
Lodingtone and Est Norton. 1/4 knight’s fee held by the prior of la Launde.
Dalby and Chalcumbe. 1/12 knight’s fee held by John de Segrave and the prior of Chacumbe.
Bredone. The advowson of the priory.
Langele. The advowson of the priory.
NORFOLK. Extent made at Swafham, 18 Sept. 2 Edw. [II].
Shelton, Bedingham, Osemondeston and Mundham. 3 knights’ fees which Robert de Shelton holds.
Freton. 1/4 knight’s fee, which Ralph de Burtoft holds.
Cruchestok. 1/2 knight’s fee which Petronilla de Vaux [alias de Vaus] holds.
Gatesthorp. 1/4 knight’s fee which the prior of the monks of Thetford holds.
Dersingham. 1 knight’s fee which the prior of Bynham [alias Byngham] and Edmund de Pakenham hold.
Wymondham. 1/20 knight’s fee which Ranulph de Morleye holds.
Besthorp. 1/40 knight’s fee which William de Bernak holds.
Denton. 1/20 knight’s fee which William de Wotton holds.
Holkham, Melton, Wramplingham, Bliford, Ekingham, Garbodesham, Reueshale, Apeton, Quydenham, Saxlingham, Sparham, Stivekeye and Little Melton. 11 1/2 knights’ fees which Hugh de Veer and Denise his wife hold.
Wymundham. The advowson of the priory.
Rydon. The advowson of the church.
Attleburgh. The advowson of two parts of the church.
Stanhowe. The advowson of the church.
Cangham. The advowson of the church of St. Mary.
Extent or summary of the above knight’s fees, with the variations there given within square brackets, and with the following additions:—
RUTLAND. Wardeleye. 1/2 knight’s fee which Thomas de Boivill [alias de Bovill], Nicholas de Brynnynghurst [alias de Brymmyghurst] and John de Boivill [alias de Bovill] hold.
Okeham. 1/30 knight’s fee which John de Somerdeby and Beatrice de Beeston [alias de Beston] hold.
[YORK.] Willardby. 5 carucates and 6 bovates of land, where 10 carucates make a fee.
Neuton. 1 similar carucate.
Speton. 6 similar carucates.
Brydelyngton. 13 carucates making a whole fee.
Eston. 2 1/2 carucates where 10 carucates make a fee.
Crauncemore. 1/2 similar carucate.
Besyngby. 8 carucates where 11 1/2 make a fee.
Fraisthorp. 1 carucate where 13 make a fee.
Wyvelsthorp. 2 carucates where 14 make a fee.
Hilderthorp. 2 similar carucates and 5 bovates of land.
Burton Flemyngg. 12 carucates which make a fee; and 6 carucates of the fee of Beriot and St. Oswald, held for 1/2 fee.
All held by the prior of Brydelyngton in alms.
Hundmanby. 1 carucate of land held by the master of St. Lazar’s in alms; 5 bovates of land held by the master of St. Leonard’s in alms; 1 carucate of land and the church with the chapel, held by the abbot of Bardenay to his own uses; 2 bovates of land held by the prior of St. Oswald in alms; and 2 bovates of land held by the abbot of Rivaus in alms.
Stakeston. 1 carucate of land held by the brethren and sisters of the hospital of St. Mary, Harford, in frank almoin.
Writ to Walter de Gloucester, escheator, to send without delay the partition of the lands &c. of Robert son of Robert de Tateshall which he made in the time of the king’s father, to be enrolled on the rolls of the chancery, 15 Feb. 1 Edw. II.
Endorsed by the escheator that he sends the partition of the lands &c. in cos. Norfolk and Leicester, and will send the partition of the lands &c. in co. Lincoln when he receives it from his subescheator.
LEICESTER. Partition of the lands &c. of the said Robert in Holewell and Kettilby, made 14 Jan. 35 Edw. I.
Pourparty, assigned to Thomas de Cailli (extent given with names of tenants).
Pourparty assigned to John de Orreby and Isabel his wife (extent given with names of tenants).
Pourparty assigned to Joan de Driby (extent given with names of tenants).
Each being of the value of 78s. 1 1/2d. and including a third part of the fishponds when they are fished with joint consent.
NORFOLK. Partition of a moiety of the manor of Bukenham (undated.)
Pourparty delivered to Thomas de Cayly viz. the castle and a fourth part of the manor, viz.—A moiety of the great park and little park near the castle, of windmills called Skyrmanesmelle and the earl’s mill, a fourth part of the market and of a fair (ferie), a fourth part of turbary &c. of the fishery of Swanegeye and of a meadow by the castle, with the pond, rush bed, and fishery, a fourth part of a pasture called Roudykes, rents called ‘londgovl’ in New Bukenham (extent given with names of tenants). The rents &c. of the villeins are delivered to Joan de Driby and John and Isabel de Orreby in part recompense of their pourparties of the said parks. And the said Thomas occupied a moiety of a messuage, and 29 1/2a. 4 1/2p. arable lying within the gates of the park; and he has more of his own usurpation than he ought to have for a fourth part of the manor, to the value of 21s. 1/2d.
Pourparty of Joan de Dryby. Lands, rents &c. (extent given with field names and names of tenants), including a fourth part of the mills, and an eighth part of the market, fair, turbary, fisheries, pasture &c. abovesaid. And in recompense for an eighth part of the parks, certain lands and rents (extent given with field names and names of tenants). And there are deficient to her from an eighth part of the manor, 10s. 6 1/4d. and a quarter of a farthing, and because the king died full recompense could not be given her.
Pourparty of John de Oreby and Isabel his wife. Lands, rents &c. (extent given with names of tenants) and an eighth part of the market, fair &c. as in the pourparty of Joan de Dryby. And in recompense for an eighth part of the parks, certain lands, rents &c. (extent given with names of tenants). And there are deficient to them from (the eighth) part of the manor 10s. 6d. and half a farthing.
And there were delivered; to the said Thomas, a fourth part of the lands &c. which were of William de Fossato and of Nicholas de Burgo in Attelbourgh, a third part of the park of Tybenham, a third part of two parts of a fourth part of the profits of the Tolboth of Lenn, and 22s. 9d. yearly rent from John de Cove and Eva his wife.
To Joan de Dryby an eighth part of the abovesaid lands &c. in Attelbourgh, a like part (as above) of the profits of the Tolboth of Lenn, a wood called Shirwode, and 22s. 9d. rent (as above).
And to John and Isabel de Oreby, the manor of Tybenham, except a third part of the park assigned to the said Thomas, an eighth part of the abovesaid lands &c. in Attelbourgh, a third part of a fourth part (sic) of the profits of the Tolboth of Lenn, and 22s. (9d.) rent (as above).
Pourparty of Thomas de Cailli made with the assent of the other heirs (undated).
NORFOLK. Bukenham. The castle and a moiety of the parks, Joan de Driby, John de Orreby and Isabel his wife receiving the value of a fourth part of the parks from the said Thomas’s portion of lands &c. in the manor.
Atthelburgh. A fourth part of the lands &c.
Tybenham. A third part of the park.
Lenn. A third part of two parts of a fourth part of the profits of the Tolbothe.
LINCOLN. Stikeswold. A third part of the wood called Suthwode.
Boston. A messuage called ‘le Grenegarth,’ 11l. 2s. yearly rent, two parts of a messuage called ‘le Mothalle,’ two parts of pleas &c. of the court there, a moiety of a messuage called ‘le Ledhuses,’ a moiety of the profits of tronage and two parts of a windmill.
Tateshall manor. The crop (vestura) of a third part of three woods, viz.—Shaterle, Lokhagh and Kirkeby Wode, to be cut and carried within 1 1/2 year from the delivery of seisin, so that the soil shall remain to the said Joan in part of her pourparty of the lands &c. of the 22s. 9d.[?] yearly rent to be received through the hands of John de Cove and Eva his wife, sometime the wife of the said Robert de Tateshall.
LEICESTER. Holwell and Ketelby. A third part of the lands &c.
[LINCOLN.] Boston. 2[6]s. 8d. yearly rent from the portion of the said Joan.
And the said Thomas and his heirs shall pay 33s. 4d. yearly for the life of Walter de Bernyngham to the said John and Isabel and the heirs of the said Isabel, in part payment of the 100s. which the said Walter receives for life from the manor of Tybenham (which is) assigned to the said John and Isabel; with power of distraint to the said John and Isabel, but after the death of the said Walter, the said Thomas and his heirs shall be wholly quit of the payment of the said 33s. 4d.
Pourparty of Joan de Driby made with the assent of the other heirs (undated).
LINCOLN. Tateshale. The castle and manor, with lands &c. in Kirkeby, Cunenesby, Marton and Thorp, and the court of Malteby, except a third part of the three woods of Schaterle, Lokh[agh] and Kyrkebywod which is assigned to John and Isabel de Orreby, and except the crop of a third part of the said woods which is assigned to Thomas de Cailly (as abovesaid).
Boston. 102s. 11 1/2d.(?) yearly rent, a third part of the pleas &c…… profit of tronage, a third part of a windmill, and of a messuage called ‘la Motehalle,’ a fourth part of a messuage called ‘les Ledhuses’ …. and two cottages.
Stikeswalde. A third part of the wood called Suthwode.
NORFOLK. Bukenham. An eight part of the manor, but instead of an eighth part of the parks, she shall have to the value out of the lands &c. there assigned to Thomas de Cailly.
Atte[lb]ourgh. An eighth part of the lands &c.
Lenne. A third part of two parts of a fourth part of the Tolboth.
Shirewode. A wood called Shirewode.
(Unspecified.) 22s. 9d. rent receivable through the lands of John de Cove and Eva his wife, sometime the wife of the said Robert.
LEICESTER. A third part of lands &c. in Hollewelle and Ketelby. Of fixed rent in Boston there are assigned to Thomas de Cailly 26s. 8d. and to John and Isabel de Orreby 11s. 1 1/2d. yearly, as agreed between them in part of their pourparty. And the said Joan and her heirs shall pay yearly for the life of Walter de Bernyngham, to the said John and Isabel 33s. 4d. in part payment of the 100s. which the said Walter receives from the manor of Tybenham, with power of distraint to the said John and Isabel &c. as above.
Pourparty of John de Orreby and Isabel his wife, made with the assent of the other heirs (undated).
NORFOLK. Tibenham. The manor except a third part of the park, which is assigned to Thomas de Cailly.
Bokenham. An eighth part of the manor, but in recompense for an eighth part of the parks, which they have wholly granted to the the said Thomas, they shall have to the value thereof out of his lands &c. in Bokenham.
Attelburgh. An eighth part of the lands &c.
Len. A third part of two parts of a fourth part of the profits of the Tolbothe, and 22s. 9d. yearly rent receivable through the hands of John de Cove and Eva his wife.
LINCOLN. Toft with its hamlets. 66s. 8d. yearly rent (tenants named).
Boston. A messuage called Northhalle with the whole of the arable land, meadow and pasture; a fourth part of a messuage there called ‘le Ledhouses’; and a fourth part of the profit of tronage there.
Tateshale. A third part of three woods, viz—Schaterle, Lokhagh and Kirkeby Wode.
Stikeswold. A third part of the wood called Suthwode.
LEICESTER. Holwell and Ketelby. A third part of the lands &c.
[LINCOLN.] Boston, 11s. 1 1/2d. rent from the portion of Joan de Driby.
And in the lands &c. aforesaid there are assigned to them 53s. 4d. rent for the value of the castle of Bokenham, and 40s. rent for the value of the castle of Tateshalle, besides the lands &c. of their pourparty. And they and their heirs shall have yearly for the life of Walter de Berningham from the pourparties of the said Joan and Thomas 5 marks rent, in part payment of the 100s. which the said Walter (has) for life in the manor of Tibenham, with power of distraint &c. as abovesaid.
Pourparty of Thomas de Cailly of the abovesaid knight’s fees and advowsons, with additions, viz.—
[NORFOLK.] Holkham, Melton &c. 5 3/4 fees.
Gatesthorp. 1/4 fee.
Wymundham. 1/20 fee.
Denton. 1/20 fee.
SUSSEX. Nutteburn &c. 3 fees.
Westdene and Chelegrave. 1/4 fee.
SUFFOLK. Whersted. 2 knights’ fees which Gerard de Wathesham holds.
YORK. Camelton, Staxton and Neuton. 2 knights’ fees which Henry de Percy holds.
Hundmanby. 1/20 knight’s fee which Roger de Grimeston holds; 1/10 fee which Robert de Bonynton holds; 1/6 fee which William de Erghum holds; and 1/20 fee which John le Fauconer holds.
Eston. 1/4 and 1/10 knight’s fee which John de Oleron holds.
Brigham, Crauncemor, Besingby, Fraysthorp, Hilderthorp, Wyvelesthorp, Speton, Burton Flemyng and Brydelington. A third part of 6 1/2 knights’ fees which the prior of Bridelyngton holds.
Hundmanby. The fees which the abbot of Bardenay holds.
Stakeston. The fees which the brethren and sisters of the hospital of St. Mary, Hareford, hold.
NORFOLK. Attelburgh. The advowson of two parts of the church, so that at the first vacancy the said Thomas and his parceners shall present in common, at the second the said Thomas, at the third Joan de Dryby, at the fourth John and Isabel de Orreby, and at the fifth the said Thomas, or their heirs respectively, and so on in turn.
Wymundham. The advowson of the priory, with bread and ale which the lord ought to receive on every visit to Wymundham.
Rydon. The advowson of the church.
Pourparty of John de Orreby and Isabel his wife of the abovesaid knights’ fees and advowsons, with variations and additions, viz.—
LINCOLN. Marton. 1/4 fee which John son of Alfred holds.
Wytham. 1/6 fee which William le Breton holds.
The hamlet (sic) of Ollethorp. 1/12 fee which John de Orreby himself holds.
RUTLAND. Wardeleye. 1/2 fee.
Ocham. 1/30 fee.
NORFOLK. Cruchestok. 1/2 fee.
SUSSEX. Bargham, Belyton (sic), Greteham, Elemere and Torton. A moiety of 5 fees.
La Grave. 1/40 fee which Richard de Pycheford holds; and 1/40 fee which Robert le Botiller holds.
Bulesham. 1/4 fee which Hugh de Croftes holds.
LEICESTER. Slaueston 1/5 fee.
Somerdeby &c. 1/3 fee.
Knossington. 1/2 fee.
Thorp by Langeton. 1/4 fee.
Est Norton and Kybeworth. 1/12 fee.
Frolesworth. 1/20 fee.
Lodington and Est Norton. 1/4 fee.
YORK. Muston, Fyuele, Fordon, Ryghton and Marton. 2 knights’ fees which Richard de Malbys holds.
Brygham. 1/10 fee which Theobald de Brygham holds.
Hunmanby. 1/3 fee which Peter de la Stane holds.
Neuton, Speton, Brydelington, Eston, Crauncemore, Besingby, Fraisthorp, Wyvelesthorp, Hilderthorp and Burton Flemyng. A third part of 6 1/2 fees which the prior of Bridelington holds.
Hunmanby. The fees which the prior of St. Oswald’s and the abbot of Rivaux hold.
Bredon. The advowson of the priory.
Malteby and Congham. The advowsons of the churches.
NORFOLK. Attleburgh. The advowson of two parts of the church, with presentations as abovesaid.
Writ of dedimus potestatem to William de Colne to receive the attorneys of Isabel the wife of John de Orreby for receiving her pourparty of the knights’ fees and advowsons abovesaid, 6 Feb. 2 Edw. [II].
Similar writ to Robert de Malberthorp concerning the like pourparty of Joan de Dryby.
See Calendar of Close Rolls 1307–1313, pp. 58–63 and 99–102, where the partitions are given at length.
C. Edw. I. File 123. (12.)