Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 19

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J E E S Sharp. A E Stamp, 'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 19', in Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 5, Edward II, (London, 1908) pp. 129-135. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol5/pp129-135 [accessed 30 May 2024].

J E E S Sharp. A E Stamp. "Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 19", in Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 5, Edward II, (London, 1908) 129-135. British History Online, accessed May 30, 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol5/pp129-135.

Sharp, J E E S. Stamp, A E. "Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 19", Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 5, Edward II, (London, 1908). 129-135. British History Online. Web. 30 May 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol5/pp129-135.

Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 19

231. RICHARD DE GREY of Saundyacre alias Sandiaker.
Writ, 12 Feb. 4 Edw. II.
NOTTINGHAM. Inq. Thursday before Easter, 4 Edw. II.
Hykling. The manor held of the earl of Lincoln in chief in free socage, doing suit at the wapentake of Plumptre.
William his son, aged 4, is his next heir.
Writ, 12 Feb. 4 Edw. II.
DERBY. Inq. Tuesday after the feast of St. John of Beverley, 4 Edw. II.
Sutton in Dal. The manor held of Thomas, earl of Lancaster, by service of 1/4 knight’s fee.
Sandiacre. A messuage and 15 bovates land, held of the king in chief in socage by service of 33s. 4d. yearly at the king’s exchequer, and 17s. 4d. yearly to the sheriff of Nottingham and Derby.
Heir as above, aged 3 1/2.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (1.)
232. WILLIAM DE LA CHAUMBRE of Holm.
Writ, 1 June, 4 Edw. II.
YORK. Inq. Wednesday the eve of St. Mary Magdalen, 5 Edw. II.
Holme by Paul (juxta Pagulam). A messuage and two parts of 2 bovates land, held of the king in chief, as of the honour of Albemarle, by homage, knight’s service, and doing suit at the king’s wapentake of Holdernesse.
Rihill. A messuage and 2 bovates land, held of Robert de Botheby by homage, knight’s service, and 6s. 3d. yearly.
John his son, aged 40 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (2.)
233. THOMAS DE SCHILLINGFORD.
Writ, 10 July, 4 Edw. II.
DEVON. Inq. 14 Aug. 4 Edw. II.
Wydecumb. The hamlet (extent given), held of Walter le Deneys in socage.
Schillyngford and Ferndon. The hamlets (extent given), held of William le Spek’ by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Ralph his son, aged 12, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (3.)
234. ALICE DE GOUUIZ alias DE GOUIZ.
Writ, 12 July, 4 Edw. II. Endorsed: The said Alice after the death of William de Gouiz her father in 27 Edw. I. was found to be 10 years of age, and the said king sold the wardship and marriage to Sir John le Latymer, for which cause the jury of this inquisition would not say that she was seised of any lands, &c. on the day she died.
DORSET. Inq. 28 July, 4 Edw. II.
The said Alice held no lands in her demesne as of fee in the county on the day she died.
Her sister, Joan the wife of Sir John de (sic) Latymer, aged 24 and more, is her next heir.
Writ to the escheator to take the said lands, &c., into the king’s hand, and warn the said John to come before the king in his Chancery, on the quinzaine of St. Michael next to do and receive what the court shall think fit; the king having committed the wardship of the said lands, &c. to Alice de Leygrave, his nurse, until the lawful age of the heir, 25 Aug. 4 Edw. II.
C. Edw. II. File 19 (4.)
235. JOHN SON OF WILLIAM DE STIRKELANDKETEL alias DE STIRKELAND, an idiot.
Writ, 12 Dec. 4 Edw. II.
WESTMORELAND. Inq. Monday the eve of the Purification, 4 Edw. II.
Stirkeland Ketel. 5 messuages, 100a. land, 6a. meadow, and 2s. rent, held of Thomas, son and heir of William de Ros’, deceased, who held of the king in chief, who is in the king’s wardship, by service of 10s., and 1lb. cummin yearly.
Thomas his brother, aged 35, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19 (5).
236. PETER MALORRE.
Writ, 20 March, 4 Edw. II.
NORTHAMPTON. Inq. 29 March, 4 Edw. II.
Wynewik. The manor jointly held by the said Peter and Stephen his elder brother, by the feoffment of Beatrice de Bokervyle their mother, viz:—two parts held of the prior of Covyntre by service of 1/2 knight’s fee, rendering 5 marks yearly, and the residue held of Isabel de Hastinges, lady of Cotes, by service of 1/4 knight’s fee, homage, and suit of court.
Roger Mallore his eldest brother, aged 60 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (6.)
237. ELEANOR LATE THE WIFE OF ROBERT DE STUTEVILL alias DE STOTEVILL.
Writ, 27 Sept. 4 Edw. II.
NOTTINGHAM. Inq. 28 Oct. 4 Edw. II.
Kyrkeby. The manor (extent given), with the advowson of the church, held for life, of the inheritance of the said Robert, of the king in chief by service of 1 knight’s fee.
John, son of the said Robert and Eleanor, aged 27, is next heir of the said Robert.
NORTHUMBERLAND. Inq. Wednesday after St. Martin, 4 Edw. II. (defaced.)
Stoxfeld. 1a. land held by the said Robert and Eleanor of John de Norman(v)yll, service unknown, with two weirs (?) (lokette) for taking salmon in the pond of Bywell, in the water of Tyne.
Mitford. The castle, with 60a. land, a little park, and two parts of the forest of Felton, together with the reversion of the towns of Mitford, Felton, and Molleston, which, excepting the said two parts of the forest of Felton with the parks of Felton and Mitford, Ida de Nevyll holds in dower; the said castle, lands, and towns are held of the king in chief by the service pertaining to 100l. of land, and the said Eleanor, and Alexander de Balliol, were thereof enfeoffed by the late Queen Eleanor, to them and the heirs of their bodies, with remainder of the said Eleanor and her heirs by any other husband.
The above said John, aged 26 and more, is her next heir.
DERBY. Inq. 25 Oct. 4 Edw. II.
Ekynton. The manor (extent given), with the advowson of the church, held by the said Eleanor for life, of the inheritance of the said Robert, of the king in chief by service of 1 knight’s fee.
The above said John, aged 27, is next heir of the said Robert of this manor.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (7.)
238. HENRY DE ENEFELD.
Writ, 23 Oct. 4 Edw. II.
ESSEX. Inq. 28 Nov. 4 Edw. II.
Vyfhyde. 30a. wood held of the king in chief by service of 1/20 knight’s fee; and 40a. land jointly held by the said Henry and John his son of the king in chief by service of 1/30 knight’s fee.
John his son, aged 40, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (8.)
239. ISABEL LATE THE WIFE OF JOHN DE MULTONE.
Writ to the escheator to deliver the lands and body of the heir to Roger le Brabanzon, to whom the king has committed his wardship and marriage, 4 March, 4 Edw. II. Endorsed. That the escheator has delivered the above lands, &c. to Roger le Brabanzon; and the marriage of Edmund, son and heir of the said Isabel, is worth 20l., because he has 100s. of land in Kirketone, co. Lincoln, of the inheritance of his father, which are held of the earl of Richem[ond] in socage.
LINCOLN. Inq. 11 March, 4 Edw. II.
Athelingtone. A capital messuage, a moiety of a wind-mill, 72a. land, 10a. meadow, 3a. pasture, rents, &c., held of the king in chief, as of the honour of Albemarle now in his hand, by service of 1/6 knight’s fee, and finding half of a horse, price 5s., for forty days at his own charges in the king’s war in Wales.
Edmund de Multon her son, aged 18, is her next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (9.)
240. THOMAS DE WALKYNGHAM.
Writ, 6 Feb. 4 Edw. II.
YORK. Inq. Tuesday after Holy Trinity, 4 Edw. II.
Cald Ingelby. A plot (placea) and 2 bovates land, held of Stephen Gower by knight’s service, viz.—by homage and 12d. towards a scutage of 40s.
John [de Walkyngham] his brother, aged 30 and more, is his next heir.
YORK. Inq. Monday the eve of SS. Peter and Paul, 4 Edw. II.
Rypon. A waste plot held of the archbishop of York and the canons of the church of St. Wilfrid, Rypon, for 4d. yearly.
Heir as above, aged 50 and more.
YORK. Inq. Wednesday after St. Barnabas, 4 Edw. II.
Walkyngham. A messuage and 2 carucates land.
Thorecros. 2 bovates land.
All held of Sir Peter de Gavaston, earl of Cornwall, and Margaret his wife by homage and fealty, 8s. yearly rent, 12d. yearly rent for boondays (precariis), and doing suit at their court of Knaresburgh.
Farnham. A toft and 1a. land, held of Sir John de Walkyngham by service of a rose yearly.
Heir as above, aged 30 and more.
YORK. Inq. Saturday after St. Botulph, 4 Edw. II.
Northgeveldale. A capital messuage, 5 tofts, 3 carucates land, 32a. arable in tillages, 4a. meadow, and two waste plots.
Estgeveldale. 1/2 carucate land.
All held of the king in chief by homage, and service of finding a moiety for a crossbowman in time of war in the castle of York, for forty days at his own charges.
Heir as above, aged 40 and more.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (10.)
241. WILLIAM ATTE CLYVE of the Isle of Wight.
Writ, 15 May, 4 Edw. II.
SOUTHAMPTON; ISLE OF WIGHT. Inq. 2 June, 4 Edw. II.
Atte Clyve. A capital messuage, 40a, arable, 1/2a. meadow, and 8a. pasture, held of the king in chief as of the honour of the castle of Caresbrok, for 1/15 knight’s fee, by service of doing suit at the king’s court of knights at Neweport.
John his son, aged 30, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (11.)
242. ROBERT JEMYS alias GYMYS of Stachesden.
Writ, 27 Sept. 4 Edw. II.
BEDFORD. Inq. 13 Oct. 4 Edw. II.
Stachesden. A capital messuage, 80a. land, 5a. meadow, rents, &c., held of the king in chief by service of 1/6 knight’s fee.
Robert his son, aged 24, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (12.)
243. THOMAS DE ROSSEHALE.
Writ, 13 Dec. 4 Edw. II.
SALOP. Inq. Tuesday after St. Hilary, 4 Edw. II.
Roshale. The manor, with its members Eton and Yakedon (extent given), held of Sir Edmund, earl of Arundell, by service of 1 knight’s fee.
Thomas his son, aged 26 on the day of St. Peter ad Vincula last, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (13.)
244. ALICE LATE THE WIFE OF JOHN DE DAVAYLLES alias DAVAYLLES.
Writ, 15 July, 4 Edw. II.
DEVON. Inq. 6 Jan. 4 Edw. II.
Boghebrok. The hamlet, held of the king in chief by serjeanty of rendering to the king whenever he hunts on Exmore a bow and three barbed arrows, and it is now rated at 5s. yearly to be rendered to the castle of Exeter.
Badeston. The manor (extent given), held of John de Ferrariis by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Nytherexe. A fourth part of the manor (extent given), held of Baldwin le Flemyng by service of 1/4 knight’s fee.
Little Toriton and Tadyeport. 20s. rent held of John de Wylyngtoune by service of 1/8 knight’s fee; and she ought to present at every fourth vacancy to the church of Little Toriton.
John Davaylles, aged 16, is her next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (14.)
245. SIMON DE WALMESGARE.
Writ, 10 June, 4 Edw. II.
LINCOLN. Inq. 12 July, 5 Edw. II.
Clixeby. 32a. arable, 2a. meadow, and 8s. 11d. rent of freemen, held, by the courtesy of England of the inheritance of Margaret Bavent sometime his wife, of the king in chief by service of 1/60 knight’s fee.
Jolland, son of Jolland son of the said Margaret, aged 23 on the day of St. Laurence next, is next heir of the said Margaret.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (15.)
246. JOAN LATE THE WIFE OF AMAURY DE NODARIIS.
Writ, 10 Nov. 4 Edw. II.
BUCKINGHAM. Inq. Tuesday the feast of the Conception of the Blessed Virgin, 4 Edw. II.
Latthebury. A messuage, 90a. arable, 8a. meadow, a wood of 6a., and 4l. 6s. rent, held of William Joukel and Cecily his wife, as of her inheritance, by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Robert Dakeny her son, aged 24 and more, is her next heir.
BEDFORD. Inq. 5 Dec. 4 Edw. II.
Keynho. A third part of the manor (extent given), held of the king in chief by service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Heir as above, aged 25.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (16.)
247. MARGARET LATE THE WIFE OF ANDREW DE VALLE TORTA alias DE VAUTORT.
Writ, 20 April, 4 Edw. II.
ESSEX. Inq. 6 May, 4 Edw. II.
Estwode. A capital messuage, 22a. arable, and 8a. pasture, held of the king in chief, as of the barony of Reygley, by service of 1/6 knight’s fee.
John her son, aged 40, is her next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (17.)
248. MARGERY LATE THE WIFE OF ROBERT DE VAUTORT.
Writ, 3 Aug. 4 Edw. II.
HERTFORD. Extent, Wednesday after St. Laurence, 4 Edw. II.
Sabrichesworth. A capital messuage, 200a. arable, 4a. meadow, and 3a. pasture, held of the heir of Warin de Insula, then in the king’s wardship, as of his manor of Pissho, by service of 1d. yearly, besides scutage of 1/4 knight’s fee when it shall happen. The manor of Pissho is held of Geoffrey de Say, by service of 3 3/4 knights’ fees.
Thomas de Vautort her son, aged 24 and more, is her next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 19. (18.)
249. JOAN, DAUGHTER AND HEIR OF JOHN DE WURTH alias DE WORTH, AND WIFE OF RICHARD KNYVET of Suthwyk.
Writ of certiorari on the petition of the said Richard, asserting that the said Joan is of full age, and seeking the said John’s lands, &c., 12 May, 4 Edw. II.
LINCOLN. Inq. 14 June, 4 Edw. II.
Haynton. 20a. land are in the king’s hand by reason of the minority of the said Joan, and are held of the king in chief as of the fee of Scoteny, which is in the king’s hand by purchase, by service of 1/70 knight’s fee.
Barkeworth. A messuage and 6 bovates land, were taken into the king’s hand by reason of the minority of Ralph, son and heir of Robert de Barkeworth who held of the said Joan by service of 1/8 knight’s fee; the said Ralph died at the feast of the Annunciation last, and by his death the lands, &c., are still in the king’s hand, by reason of the minority of William his brother and heir; and Joan late the wife of the said Robert de Barkeworth is dowered of a third part of all the said lands in Barkeworth, by the king’s writ.
The said Joan (Knyvet) is next heir of John de Worth, and was 17 on Saturday before Palm Sunday last, and Richard Knyvet espoused her, her marriage having been granted to him at the feast of St. Michael, 32 Edw. I. by the executors of Hawis de Grelle, in whose wardship she was by reason of the lands, &c. which her father held of the said Hawis in Hainton and Barkeworth by service of 1 knight’s fee.
C. Edw. II. File 19 (19.)