Baldwin de Drayton1
M, b. 1223, d. before 10 June 1278
|Father||Sir Henry de Drayton b. c 1200, d. 1253|
|Mother||Alice (?) b. c 1205|
Baldwin de was born in 1223 in Drayton, Northamptonshire, England.2 On 26 August 1253, Sir Henry did homage to the King & received the estate & titles of his father which Queen Eleanor was the witness.3 Baldwin married Idonia de Gimiles, daughter of Robert de Gimiles, in 1253 in England. He acquired Botolph Bridge Manor as a result of this marriage.4 In 1264, Baldwin was engaged in battle against King Henry III. In the Battle at Lewes, on 14 May 1264, he was captured and held prisoner. In June of the same year, peace was declared and an order was given by the King to bring all prisoners to London. In December, all lands were taken from the King's former advisaries, but two years later, Baldwin received a pardon and all his lands and estates were returned to him. He was siezed of all these lands at the time of his death.5 Baldwin departed this life before 10 June 1278 in Drayton, Northamptonshire, England.
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1223, Baldwin born in England, s/o 33773776. Sir Henry de Drayton & 33773777. Ivetta de Bourdon.
Idonia born in England, d/o §Robert de Gimiles.
1253, Baldwin's father died.
8/26/1253, Sir Baldwin de Drayton, of Drayton, son of Sir Heney de Drayton, aged 30, did homage, and a mandate was issued to the King's escheator to receive of Baldwin de Drayton security for 100£. for his relief, to which Eleanor, the Queen, was witness. (S) Americana, V36, 1942, P711.
8/4/1258, Mandate … ordinance … parliament of Oxford … to four knights of each county … Baldwin de Drayton Huntingdon … (S) CPRs.
1259, Baldwin de Drayton married Idonia de Gimiles, acquiring Botolph Bridge manor. (S) UKNA.
4/1264, Baldwin at the battle of Northampton fighting against King Henry III. (S) Family & Dynasty in Late Medieval England, Eales, 2003, P50.
5/14/1264, Baldwin captured at the Battle of Lewes.
6/4/1264, Whereas peace has been made … all prisoners taken in the conflict at Northampton, … shall be brought to the king in London, … to come without horses and arms to treat with the king … in order that exchange may be made of the said prisoners for prisoners taken at Lewes or the prisoners released on sufficient mainprise … Roger de Clefford to bring [prisoners] William de Eyvill, Henry de Penebreg, Baldwin de Drayton. (S) CPRs.
12/18/1264, John fitz Alan, Reginald de Waterville, Simon de Waterville, Baldwin de Drayton' and John de Vere … lately remained in the vill of Northampton in hostile manner, the king, by the counsel of his magnates staying with him, orders, firmly enjoining him, to take into the king's hand without delay all lands and tenements and all goods of the king's aforesaid adversaries … (S) FRsHIII.
8/6/1266, Safe conduct until Nativity of the Blessed Mary, for Baldwin de Drayton coming to the king's court to treat for peace ; provided that he stand his trial … (S) CPRs.
Bef. 8/27/1266, Idonia's father died; her brother Robert the heir.
11/22/1266 at Kenilworth, Pardon to … Baldwin de Drayton … and their proper households, whom Warin de Bassingburn has received into the king's peace, … condition that they stand to his award by twelve prelates or other magnates, … behave faithfully henceforward. (S) CPRs.
9/13/1270, Baldwin de Drayton' gives half a mark for an assize to be taken before Gilbert of Preston. Order to the sheriff of Northamptonshire. (S) FRsHIII.
11/16/1272, Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.
1275, Bridgnorth ; commission of gaol delivery … Baldwin de Drayton, … (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P43.
1276, Irthingborough, Northt. ; … assise arrainged by Roger de Fecamp against Baldwin de Drayton, … (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, V44, P215. [Same year an assize in Marham, Notts.]
Bef. 6/10/1278, Baldwin died, seized of Drayton, and of Botolph Bridge in Huntingdonshire in right of his wife, son John, age 24 and more, his heir. (S) CIsPM. [Botilbruge, Huntingdon, held of Robert de Gymeles.]
(S) A History of the County of Northampton, V3, 1930, P237. - www.teachergenealogist007.com.
- [S1380] Many Mini Biographies: Baldwin de Drayton & Idonia de Gimiles - Sir Baldwin de Drayton, of Drayton, son of Sir Heney de Drayton, aged 30, did homage, and a mandate was issued to the King's escheator to receive of Baldwin de Drayton security for 100£. for his relief, to which Eleanor, the Queen, was witness.
[Americana, V36, 1942, P711. ] - www.teachergenealogist007.com.
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- [S1366] L. S. Woodger, The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1386-1421, SirHenry Green.
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