BIOGRAPHY OF ROGER LEYBOURNE 1215-1271

EVENTS

In 1215 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 was born

In 1252 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (37) took the cross to atone for having killed Arnulf de Munteny, one of the king's household knights, in a jousting tournament with a sharpened lance, avenging himself of an injury caused by Arnulf in a previous tournament.

In 1252 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (37) was pardoned by Henry III King England 1207-1272 (44)

On Sep 1263 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (48) was appointed as Lord High Steward

On 06 Apr 1264 the future Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (24) , Philip Marmion 5th Baron Marmion 1233-1291 (30) and Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (49) fought for the King at Northampton Castle, Northampton, Northamptonshire during the Battle of Northampton. Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester 1208-1265 (56) fought for the rebels with his son Simon "Younger" Montfort 1240-1271 (24) who was captured.

On 14 May 1264 the army of Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester 1208-1265 (56) including Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (20) , Henry Hastings 1235-1269 (29) and Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave 1238-1295 (26) defeated the army of Henry III King England 1207-1272 (56) during the Battle of Lewes at Lewes, East Sussex, Sussex. Henry III King England 1207-1272 (56) , his son the future Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (24) , Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex 1204-1275 (60) , Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (55) , John "Red Comyn" Comyn 1st Lord Baddenoch 1220-1275 (44) , Philip Marmion 5th Baron Marmion 1233-1291 (30) and John Giffard 1st Baron Giffard Brimpsfield 1232-1299 (32) were captured. John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (33) , John Balliol 1207-1268 (56) , Robert Bruce 5th Lord Annadale 1215-1295 (49) , Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (49) and William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke -1296 fought for the King. Guy Lusignan -1264 was killed. Fulk IV Fitzwarin 1220-1264 (44) drowned. Walter Cantilupe Bishop Worcester 1191-1266 (72) was present and blessed the Montfort army before the battle.

On 28 May 1265 Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (25) , with the help of Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (50) escaped from Kenilworth Castle, Kenilworth, Warwickshire .

On 04 Aug 1265 the army loyal to Henry III King England 1207-1272 (57) , led by his son the future Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (26) , supported by Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (21) , Warin Basingburne and John Giffard 1st Baron Giffard Brimpsfield 1232-1299 (33) defeated the rebel army of Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester 1208-1265 (57) . Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (50) fought and reputedly saved the King's life. Adam Mohaut rescued the King. The rebels Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester 1208-1265 (57) and his son Henry Montfort 1238-1265 (26) were killed. Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer 1223-1265 (41) was killed by Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1231-1282 (34) . The rebels Simon Beauchamp 1234-1265 (31) , Ralph Basset 1st Baron Basset Drayton 1242-1265 (23) , William Devereux 1219-1265 (46) , Hugh Troyes -1265, Richard Trussel -1265, Peter Montfort 1205-1265 (60) , William Mandeville -1265, William Crepping -1265, William Birmingham -1265, Guy Balliol -1265 and Thomas Astley 1215-1265 (50) were killed. Henry Hastings 1235-1269 (30) , Humphrey Bohun 1225-1265 (40) , Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave 1238-1295 (27) , John Vesci -1289, John Fitzjohn and Guy Montfort Count Nola 1244-1288 (21) were captured.

After 04 Aug 1265 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 was appointed as Keeper Westmoreland

On Oct 1265 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (50) was appointed as Governor Carlisle Castle

On Oct 1265 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (50) was appointed as High Sheriff Cumberland

On Jan 1266 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (51) was captured at Sandwich, Kent

On Sep 1266 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (51) was knighted

On Sep 1266 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (51) was appointed as Constable Nottingham Castle

In 1269 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (54) took the cross

On 29 Nov 1269 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (54) was appointed as Lieutenant Gascony

On 07 Nov 1271 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (56) died

Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 was appointed as Keeper Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 was appointed as Warden of the Cinque Ports

Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 was appointed as High Sheriff Kent