Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 65

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Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward II, File 65

234. WILLIAM DE MONTE CANISO.
Writ, 17 April, 13 Edward II.
SUFFOLK. Inq. Friday after the Ascension, 13 Edward II.
Edwardston. The manor (extent given), held of the king as of the honour of Eye by service of 12 knights’ fees, suit at the court of the honour, and 2 1/2d. at the end of 21 weeks for the guard of the castle of the same honour.
Lelseye. The manor (extent given), held of the abbot of St. Edmund’s by service of 1/6 knight’s fee, suit at the abbot’s hundred (court) of Cosford, 3s. 6d. rent, and 3d. yearly for guard; and a windmill held of Adam dil Cherche by service of 1d. yearly.
Bradefeld Sender. The manor (extent given), held of the abbot of St. Edmund’s by service of 1 1/2 knight’s fee, suit at the abbot’s hundred (court) of Thedwarstre, and by service of 10d. and 5s. 3d. at the end of 20 weeks for guard, to be paid to the abbot.
Thomas his son, aged 3, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 64. (23.)
235. JOHN DE LUCCOMBE alias DE LOCKOME, DE LOCCOMBE.
Writ. 26 October, 13 Edward II.
SOMERSET. Inq. 15 November, 13 Edward II.
Lokkome. The manor (extent given), held of the king in chief by service of 3 knights’ fees.
Hugh his son, aged 24 and more, is his next heir.
DEVON. Inq. Wednesday after St. Martin, 13 Edward II.
Stokelegh Loccombe. The hamlet (extent given), held of Walter Bagepus by service of a pair of spurs yearly.
Heir as above, aged 21 and more.
C. Edw. II. File 64. (24.)
236. THOMAS DE ULTYNGE.
Writ, 21 April, 13 Edward II.
ESSEX. Inq. Sunday the octave of Holy Trinity, 13 Edward II.
Hatfeld Peverel. A messuage and a half with 3 dovecots, 60a. arable, 5a. meadow, 12a. pasture, 5a. wood and 5s. 10d. rent, held of Thomas de Corbrygge by service of 1/12 knight’s fee, and 20d. rent yearly; 20a. arable, 1a. meadow and 3a. pasture, held of Philip de Stewe by service of 3s. 3d. yearly; 16a. arable, a windmill, and 2s. 2d. rent, held of Maud, lady of Spryngefeld, by service of 1d. yearly; and 18a. land held of Thomas de Scaldeford by service of 12d. rent yearly.
Ultynge. 10a. arable, 2a. meadow and la. pasture, held of Sir Robert son of Walter by service of 3s. yearly; 16a. arable, and 1a. wood, held of the master of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in England, as of Templar’s lands, by service of 6s. 1/2d. yearly; 30a. arable, 1/2a. meadow, 3r. pasture, and 2s. rent, held of Sir Robert son of Walter and of the prior of Leyes by service of 2s. 6d. yearly; and 3a. arable held of John Capoun by service of 4d. rent yearly.
Wykham. 20a. arable, and 7s. 6d. rent, held of Sir John Engayne by service of 7s. and 5s. yearly; and 3a. meadow held of Cristina de Petfeld, service unspecified.
Langeford. 22a. land and 5a. meadow, held of Sir John de Bohon by service of a rose; and 2a. land, 3r. meadow, and 1 1/2a. pasture, held of John de Preers by the same service.
Pritelewell. A marsh called Alfledenasse held of the manor of Estwode, which is of the barony of Burgh now in the king’s hand, by fealty and service of 1d. yearly; the said marsh was acquired jointly by the said Thomas and John his son, to hold to them and the heirs of the said John.
John his son, aged 30 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (1.)
237. PETER SABRITH.
Writ. 3 February, 13 Edward II.
ESSEX. Inq. 15 February, 13 Edward II.
Great Badewe. A fourth part of a toft, 30a. arable, 2 1/2a. meadow, 3a. pasture, 2a. wood, and 3s. 6d. rent, held of the king in chief by service of keeping a palfrey of the king whenever the king shall come into Essex, at the king’s charges, for 10 days, and doing suit at the hundred of Chelmersford; and a messuage, 100a. arable, 6a. meadow, 2a. pasture, and 3a. wood, held of Humphrey de Boun, earl of Hereford, in socage by service of 19s. 10d. yearly.
Giles his son, aged 30 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (2.)
238. WILLIAM DE MONTE ACUTO.
Writ. 9 April, 13 Edward II.
BUCKINGHAM. Inq. 12 May, 13 Edward II.
Aston Clynton. The manor (full extent given), including meadows called ‘le Westmede’ and Blakenheigh, meadow in Wolvenham, and a close called ‘le Spyne,’ held of the king in chief by grand serjeanty, the lords of the manor finding the king a larderer yearly at their own charges; which serjeanty was rated in the time of King Henry III., at 111s. yearly to be rendered at the king’s exchequer by the hands of the sheriff.
Wendover. A messuage, 50a. land and a little wood, held of Robert de Fienles by service of one appearance at his court in Wendover yearly.
Dunrugg in Aston. A messuage, 100a. arable, 2 groves, and 4s. rent, held of the king in chief by grand serjeanty, and it renders at the king’s exchequer 11s. 9d. yearly by the hands of the sheriff.
William his son, aged 18 and more, is his next heir.
Memorandum. Elizabeth, late the wife of the said William, came into the chancery and said that she was enfeoffed jointly with the same William of the said tenements in Dunrig, and therefore she has not dower there; but let inquiry be made &c. and justice done to her.
DORSET. Inq. 30 April, 13 Edward II.
Pudeletoune. 20l. rent to be received from the manor by the hands of the prior of Crystchurch.
Lolleworth [alias Lollesworth]. 20l. rent to be received from the manor by the hands of the abbot of Bynyndone.
Blakemore forest. 100a. waste, 40a. enclosed pasture and 10s. rent yearly.
All held of the king in chief as parcel of the barony of Montagu.
Swere. A capital messuage, 155a. arable, 5a. meadow, pasture, rents, &c. held of the king in chief, service unknown.
Heir as above, aged 18.
OXFORD. Inq. Friday after SS. Philip and James, 13 Edward II.
Karsinton. The manor (full extent given), including a rent of 100 pickerel, held of the king in chief by service of serjeanty, rendering yearly 20s. 6d. for the guard of Dover; and 6 virgates of land held of the earl of Lancaster in chief as of the honour of Pontefract by service of 1/4 knight’s fee, when scutage shall happen.
Heir as above, aged 17.
DEVON. Inq. 18 April, 13 Edward II.
Wynforde. The manor (extent given), held of Sir Hugh de Courtenay by serjeanty of finding a bedel for serving the hundred of Wynforde.
Heir as above, aged 18 and more.
NORFOLK. Inq. 3 May, 13 Edward II.
Saxlyngham. The manor (extent given), held by the said William with Elizabeth his wife, by the king’s gift to them and the heirs of the said William, of the said king, doing the services due to the chief lords of the fee, and the manor is held of the heirs of John de Vessy by service of 1 1/4 knight’s fee.
Heir as above, aged 18.
LINCOLN. Inq. Friday the morrow of the Ascension, 13 Edward II.
Baumburgh. 102s. rent held with Elizabeth his wife by the king’s gift, as above, of the heirs of John de Vescy by 1/8 of a moiety of a knight’s fee.
Heir as above.
HERTFORD. Inq. Thursday before Whitsunday, 13 Edward II.
Langeleye. A messuage, 200a. arable, 6a. meadow, 12a. wood and 32s. 3d. rent, held jointly, with the said Elizabeth of the abbot of St. Albans by service of 1/7 knight’s fee,
He had no knight’s fees or advowsons in the county.
Heir as above.
BERKS. Inq. Monday in Whitsun week, 13 Edward II.
Stokwellemede. 46a. meadow lying beneath the priory of St. Fredeswyde, Oxford, by Grauntpount, held, by the grant of Peter de Lymesy, knight, to the said William and Elizabeth his wife and the heirs of the said William, of Geoffrey son of Nicholas de Stokwelle, by service of a rose yearly.
Heir as above, aged 17.
SOMERSET. Inq. 24 April, 13 Edward II. (defaced.)
Schepton Montague. The manor (extent given), held of the king in chief by service of 2 knights’ fees.
Jerlington. The manor (extent given), held of the king in chief as member of the manor of Schepton Montague.
Cnolle [alias Knolle]. The manor (extent given), held of Sir Henry de Urtiaco by service of 1lb. cummin.
Gothulle. The manor (extent given), held of the king in chief as member of the manor of Schepton Montague.
Coker Mulle. A messuage, 91a. arable, 10a. meadow, pasture and a water-mill, held of John de Sancto Quintino by service of 16s. 7d. yearly; and the said lands are charged with 18d. yearly rent to Sir John Mautrevers.
Loterford. A capital messuage, 80a. arable, 6a. meadow, pasture, rents, &c. held of Sir Bartholomew Payn by service of 1/4 knight’s fee.
Heir as above, aged 18 and more.
Memorandum. Elizabeth, late the wife of the said William, came into the chancery, 28 May, 13 Edward II. and said that for certain reasons she did not wish to be dowered of the said lands &c. in Loterford.
SOMERSET. Inq. 26 April, 13 Edward II.
Thorlebere. The manor (extent given), including 100a. waste which lies within the manor of Stapele, and 2s. rent from tenants in Bromfeld, held of the king in chief as member of the manor of Schepton Montague; and the manor is charged from ancient times with 4 1/2qr. and 1/2bus. corn yearly to the prior &c. of Tanthon.
Chedesye. The manor (extent given), held of the king in chief by knight’s service; and there are payable from ancient times 5s. yearly at the hundred of Nortperton, which hundred Sir John de Herlee holds of the king in fee farm, and 100s. yearly to Nicholas Chartre.
Donzete [alias Donyete], The manor (extent given), held of the king in chief as member of the manor of Schepton Montague.
Heir as above.
Extent or summary of the above manors &c. with the variations there given within square brackets.
Writ of certiorari de feodis &c. 25 April, 13 Edward II.
LINCOLN. Extent. Friday after the Ascension, 13 Edward II.
Baumburgh. 1/8 of a moiety of a knight’s fee held by the said William with Elizabeth his wife.
He had no advowson of a church in the county.
NORFOLK. Extent. 3 May, 13 Edward II.
Saxlingham. 1 1/4 knight’s fee held by the said William.
Saxlingham Thorp. The advowson of the church of St. Mary.
OXFORD. Inq. Friday after SS. Philip and James, 13 Edward II.
He had no knight’s fee or advowson of a church in the county.
DORSET. Inq. 12 December, 14 Edward II.
Loveford. The manor held by John de Whytefeld, of the king, as of the inheritance of the heir of the said William, for 1/4 knight’s fee; and a carucate of land held of the said heir in free socage by Giles de Blakemour.
Nywton Purbyk [alias Pwton Purpik (sic)]. 1/6 knight’s fee held by Henry Talebot.
Swere. 1/8 knight’s fee held by John de la Tour; and 1/8 knight’s fee held by William Quarel.
Swere. The advowson of the church.
DEVON. Inq. 27 December, 14 Edward II.
Fyneton and Womborneford by Cottele. A knight’s fee in the manors, held by the said William of the king in chief.
Clystgerard. A knight’s fee held by the said William of Hugh de Courtenay the elder.
SOMERSET. Extent. 4 December, 14 Edward II.
Cryket Malherbe. A knight’s fee held by Robert de Curteneye.
Northbradene and Suthbradene. A knight’s fee held by the heirs of Roger de Staunton.
Sutton. Two parts of a knight’s fee.
Thornecofyn. 1/3 knight’s fee.
Both held by Robert de Monte Acuto and Robert Coffyn.
Crowethorn [alias Crauthorn]. 1/3 knight’s fee held by Matthew de Crowethorn [alias Crathorn].
Atebear. Two parts of a knight’s fee held by Geoffrey de Mohun and John Travanoun [alias Travanon].
Wolston. 1/3 knight’s fee held by Nicholas Gyan.
Bromfeld. A knight’s fee held by the heirs of Walter de la Lynde.
Hoggesole. 1/4 knight’s fee held by the abbot of Adelingneye [alias Atelyngeleye], and the heirs of Richard Fromund [alias Fround].
Therelbere. 1/16 knight’s fee held by John James,
La Venne. 1/16 knight’s fee held by Nicholas Dibbe.
Dychenystone. 1/16 knight’s fee held by John de Bonham.
Cleyhanger. 1/3 knight’s fee held by John de Seynt Cler [alias de Seyncler].
Chedeseye, Dunyate, Jerlington and Gothull. The advowsons of the churches.
Extent or summary of the above fees and advowsons, with the variations there given within square brackets, and also:—
BUCKINGHAM. Aston Clynton. The advowson of the church.
Writ of certiorari on the complaint of Elizabeth late the wife of the said William, that the escheator had taken into the king’s hand certain lands, of the escheat of William de Karliolo and …… . . his wife, who adhered to the Scots the king’s enemies and rebels, which in his parliament at York the king granted to the said William and Elizabeth for the good service of the said William, 28 October, 14 Edward II.
[CUMBERLAND.] Inq. taken at Carlisle on Monday the feast of the Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 14 Edward II. (defective.)
Elizabeth, late the wife of the said William, was seised together with him of the following lands, viz:—
Ughtreby and Bampton. A moiety of the manor, with the advowson of the church of Bampton, held of Robert de Whitrigg and John de Croffton by service of cornage.
Crosseby by the Water. A moiety of the manor held of the bishop of Carlisle by service of 11s. yearly, and suit at his court of Lynstok.
Ormesby in Gillesland. Ten bovates of land held of Sir Ran[ulph] de Dacre by service of homage and suit at the court of Yrthington.
Cumquintyn. A moiety of the town held of Robert de Whitrigg and John de Croffton by service of cornage.
Carlisle. 4l. rent of assize from divers tenants held of the bishop of Carlisle in burgage.
(Unspecified.) 13s. 4d. rent within the county or a sore goshawk yearly, held of the heirs of John de Wygeton, service unknown.
Cumbresdall. Three tofts and 45a. land, held by John de Morpath and Margery his wife by service of 1d. yearly, of the said Elizabeth, who with her husband held the same of the bishop of Carlisle by service of a part of the aforesaid 11s. yearly.
The said Elizabeth continued her seisin of all the above until the death of her [said husband], and after his death ………… . . the church of Bampton to William de Edenhall.
Carlisle. A toft was held by John de Morpath, of the inheritance of Margery de Penyton his wife, of William de Karliolo by service of 1d. yearly, and now lies waste, of which service neither the said William de Monte Acuto nor Elizabeth were ever seised.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (3.)
239. WILLIAM DE NEVILL.
Partition of the lands &c. which were of the said William, 3 September, 13 Edward II. (defective and defaced.)
[SURREY.] Combe Nevill. A moiety of a capital messuage, lands &c. (extent given), assigned to John de Hadresham and Nicholaa his wife, one of the daughters and heirs of the said William. And there remains the other moiety (extent given), in the king’s hand by reason of the pourparty of Richard de Wayte who married Alice the other daughter and heir, of the inheritance of Henry her son and heir now under age.
A partition of other lands &c. of the said William in Suthmourton …… could not be made on account of other business of the king.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (4.)
240. SIMON SON OF ROBERT LE BRET.
ESSEX. Proof of age. Saturday in Whitsun week, 13 Edward II.
Ralph Curpayl, aged 60 and born at Sturmere, one league from Wrattyngg where the said Simon was born, where he has dwelt continuously from his birth, says that the said Simon is son and next heir of the said Robert, and is 24 and more; and this he knows because he was present in the church of Wrattyngg when the said Simon was baptized.
John son of Simon de Haverhell, aged 45 and born at Haverhill a league from Wrattyngg, where he has dwelt continuously from his birth, agrees in all things with the said Ralph.
John Calabre, aged 70 and born at Wikesho by Haverhill, who has dwelt in Wrattyngg for 40 years, agrees.
William le Longe, aged 60 and more and born in Sturmere where he has always dwelt, says he was present when the said Simon was born, and knows it was 24 years and more ago.
Gilbert le … . llere, aged 70 and born in Haverhill where he has dwelt from his birth, says he was at the house of Robert le Bret when the said Simon was born, 25 years ago.
William Morice, aged 46 and born in Sturmere where he has always dwelt, says the said Simon is 25, and knows it because at the time of his birth, the said William and Robert the father had jointly a carucate in common for six beasts, and in the same year went in pilgrimage to Canterbury.
Roger son of William de Sturmere, aged 50, who was born and has always dwelt in Sturmere, says the said Simon is 25 and knows it because he was present when Biblia his mother was purified from the said Simon.
William le Taylour, aged 50, who was born and has always dwelt in Sturmere, says the like, and knows it because he was present when the said Simon was born and baptized in Wrattyngg.
Hugh le Fuller, aged 60, who was born and has always dwelt in Sturmere, says the said Simon is 24 and more, and knows it because he was in Wrattyngg at the time and was present when he was baptized.
Thomas de Staunton, aged 50, who was born and has always dwelt in Wrattyngg, says the like, and knows it because he lifted the said Simon at the font and carried him in his arms to the house of the said Robert his father.
Robert le White, aged 37, who was born and has always dwelt at Kediton half a league from Wrattyngg, says the like, and knows it because he was present when the said Simon was born.
Richard son of William de Sturmere, aged 48, who was born and has always dwelt at Sturmere, says the like, and knows it because he was present when the said Simon was born and baptized.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (5.)
241. JOHN DE LA LEYGH.
Writ, 17 April, 13 Edward II.
NORTHUMBERLAND. Inq. Sunday after St. Michael, 14 Edward II.
Spyndelstan. Nine bondages and 2 cottages.
Bodlom. Four bondages, and the reversion of a bondage which Constance relict of Alexander de la Legh holds in dower.
All held of the king, as of the castle of Alnewik, now in the king’s hand, by service of 1/2 knight’s fee, but now worth nothing because the said towns are entirely destroyed and burned by the Scots.
Richard his brother, aged 15 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (6.)
242. ELIAS BALDET.
Writ. 13 May, 13 Edward II.
SOUTHAMPTON. Inq. Tuesday after the Decollation of St. John the Baptist, 14 Edward II.
Rumbrigge. 36s. 5d. yearly rent held of the king in chief by homage and service of fifty heads of barbed arrows on his coming beyond the bridge of Redbrigge towards the New Forest.
Philip his son, aged 30 and more, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (7.)
243. RICHARD MARTEL.
Writ. 28 June, 13 Edward II.
[NOTTINGHAM.] Inq. taken at Radcleve on Saturday after St. Peter ad Vincula, 14 Edward II.
Glapton. A moiety of a messuage and 22a. land, held of the king in chief, by the courtesy of England of the inheritance of Margery his wife, by service of finding a sub-bailiff for the king’s court of Peverel, together with Gervase de Glapton his parcener, who holds as much of the inheritance of Alice his wife.
His daughters, Joan aged 34, whom Stephen de Kynmarleye married, Petronilla aged 30, whom Gilbert de Barwe married, Margery aged 28, whom John de Bowes married, and Agnes aged 26, whom John de Skerigton married, are next heirs of the said inheritance.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (8.)
244. ANDREW HAUKYN of Preston in Holdernesse.
Writ. 3 July, 13 Edward II.
[YORK.] Thursday the eve of the Assumption, 14 Edward II.
Preston. A messuage, 1/2a. and 1r. land, and a toft and 6a. land, 2a. 1r. meadow, and pasture for a fat beast in the ox marsh (in marisco boum) held jointly with Stephen Haukyn his brother who survives, and the heirs of the said Andrew, of the king in chief, as of the honour of Albemarle, by knight’s service.
Margery his daughter, aged 2 1/2, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (9.)
245. WILLIAM DE CRUCE of Tybenham.
Writ. 13 June, 13 Edward II.
NORFOLK. Inq. 19 July, 14 Edward II.
Tybenham. A messuage and 6a. land, held of the king in chief by homage and fealty, as parcel of the manor of Tybenham which is held of the king in chief, which manor Sir Robert de Tateshale held of the king in chief by barony; 1a. land held of John de Orreby by fealty, and service of 1d. yearly; 1 1/2a. land held of Robert Bosevill by fealty and service of 1d. yearly; and 4a. land held of John le Conestable by fealty and service of 4d. yearly.
William his son, aged 28, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (10.)
246. AGNES, DAUGHTER OF SIMON SON OF ALAN DE GOUSLE alias DE GOUSHILL, an idiot.
Writ of certiorari concerning the state of the said Agnes, and in whose hands her lands are, 27 April, 13 Edward II.
LINCOLN. Inq. Tuesday the morrow of the Translation of St. Thomas the Martyr, 14 Edward II.
Barowe. A messuage and a bovate of land were acquired from her father to herself and her heirs by the said Agnes, who was of good memory for 25 years from her birth, during which time she alienated them to Henry le Pynder of Goushill and his heirs, who alienated the same to John son of Alan de Barowe and his heirs for ever. Two years afterwards by an illness which came upon her the said Agnes became an idiot and has so remained for eighteen years. The said messuage is held of the abbot of Thorneton by service of 12d. yearly, and the land is held of John Deyvill by service of 3s. 4d. yearly.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (11.)
247. SIMON DE HEDELAM alias DE HEDELEM.
Writ, to the constable of Barnard Castle, 16 July, 13 Edward II.
[DURHAM.] Inq. Sunday after the Decollation of St. John the Baptist, 14 Edward II.
Hedlam. Three messuages, 90a. land on ‘le Houfeld,’ 12a. land, and 14a. land called ‘le Wodeflatte,’ held of the heir of Sir Guy de Bello Campo, earl of Warrewyck, by homage and fealty, and suit at the court of Gaynesford [alias Geyneforth], and by 6 1/4d. yearly for the guard of Newcastle for the land of Houfeld; and the said 26a. are held of the said heir by service of 2s. 6d. yearly. Alice, late the wife of the said earl, was dowered by the king in his chancery, of the services of the said Simon two years before his death.
Staynton. 144a. land and a messuage, held of the heir of Thomas Tranez by service of 8d. yearly for the guard of Newcastle; and 28a. land held of the said heir by service of 17s. 9d. yearly.
Geoffrey his son, aged 15 on the day of St. Laurence in the year above-said, is his next heir.
Writ of ad melius inquirendum to the said constable, 2 December, 14 Edward II.
[DURHAM.] Inq. Thursday the feast of St. George, 14 Edward II.
Stainton. 144a. held of the heir of Thomas Traynez, who is in the king’s wardship, by service of 8d. yearly for the guard of Newcastle, and no other service is due, by which wardship or marriage are due.
Heir as above, aged 15.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (12.)
248. JOHN KNOKYN alias DE KNOKYN.
Writ. 19 June, 13 Edward II.
SALOP. Inq. 4 October, 14 Edward II.
Fayntre. A capital messuage &c., and another messuage, 3 carucates of arable land, 2a. meadow, a water-mill, a wood, rents &c. held of the king in chief by service of finding a footman with bow, bolt (petilio) and two arrows, in the king’s army whenever there shall be war in Wales between the king and the prince of Wales, at his own charges, until he shall have shot the said bolt and arrows at the king’s enemies.
His daughters, Margaret, aged 22 at the feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist last, and Mabel, the wife of John le Rous [alias de Rous], aged 19 at the feast of the Purification last, are his next heirs.
SALOP. Inq. 6 October, 14 Edward II.
Nesse manor. A capital messuage &c., and another messuage, 3 carucates of arable land, rents, &c., held for life, by fine levied in the king’s court between Thomas Eyton and the said John, with remainder to John de Rous and Mabel his wife, daughter of the said John Knokyn, and to the heirs of their bodies, of John Lestrange (Extraneo) of Knokyn, by service of making two appearances at the two great courts of Nesse.
Heirs as above.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (13.)
249. ROGER LA WARE.
Writ, 25 June, 13 Edward II.
SUSSEX. Inq. 31 August, 14 Edward II.
Middelton. The manor, held for life of the king in chief, by the demise of Roger la Ware his son, by fealty and by service of a sore sparrowhawk yearly at the king’s exchequer.
Ysfeld. The manor, held for life, by the demise of John la Ware his son as appears by a fine levied in the king’s court, of the archbishop of Canterbury by service of a knight’s fee.
John his son, aged 40 and more, is his next heir.
GLOUCESTER. Inq. 7 October, 14 Edward II.
Wikewarre. The manor, which in 9 Edward II. the said Roger acknowledged by fine in the king’s court to be the right of John la Warre, who granted it to him to hold for life by service of a rose yearly, with reversion to the said John and his heirs. And it is held of Thomas son and heir of John Apadam, a minor and in the king’s wardship, as of the manor of Castelharpetre by service of 1/2 knight’s fee and 20s. yearly.
Heir as above.
SOMERSET. Inq. 30 September, 14 Edward II.
Bristlington. The manor (extent given), held for life, by the demise of John la Ware his son, of the honour of Gloucester, by homage and service of 1/2 knight’s fee.
Heir as above.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (14.)
250. MASTER RICHARD DE STANEFORD.
Writ. 2 July, 13 Edward II.
WARWICK. Inq. Tuesday before St. Kenelm the Martyr, 14 Edward II.
Brome Regis. A toft and 4 1/2 virgates of land, held of the king in chief by service of a pair of pincers, price 3d., to be paid to the king by the hands of the sheriff of Warwick; and a messuage and 6a. land, held of Philippa, lady of Belne, as of her manor of Brome by 6d. rent yearly.
Whitloxford. A messuage and 3 virgates of land, held of Lady Ela Burnel by service of 10s. yearly; and 6 cottages and 1/2 virgate of land, held of Sir William le Botiler by 5s. rent yearly.
Offorde. Two virgates of land held of the abbot of Wynchecumbe by service of 18s. rent yearly.
Wotton. A virgate of land called Forwode, held of the heir of Peter de Muton by service of 6d. yearly; a messuage held of the abbot of Counches by service of 2d. yearly; a field called Calew … held of the baron of Stafford by service of 7s. yearly and suit at his court; and a meadow called Forstallemede, held of Robert Nicoles of Schraueleye by service of a pair of gloves yearly.
Henleye. Two burgages held of Sir Peter de Monte Forti by service of 12d. yearly, and suit at the court of Henleye twice a year.
Pottelowe. 20s. yearly rent held of Sir John de Hastynges, service unspecified.
Alicestre. A burgage held of Sir William de Boterewes by service of 12d. yearly.
Luttlealne. A mark rent held of Sir John de Hastynges as of his manor of Aston Cantelo, service unspecified.
Kyngton. Half a virgate of land held of the master of the Hospital of (St. John of) Jerusalem by service of 18d. yearly, and suit at his court twice a year.
Wotton. A meadow called Bromhalm, held of the baron of Stafford by service of 1d. yearly, and suit at his court twice a year.
John his son, aged 23, is his next heir.
C. Edw. II. File 65. (15.)