William le Boteler 1st Baron le Boteler of Wem
- Born: 11 Jun 1274 1
- Marriage (1): Unknown
- Died: Bef 14 Sep 1334 2
• Inquisition: Post mortem, 21 Mar 1290. 1 773. Gawaine (Gawanus alias Cawanus) le Butiller.
Writ, 21 March, 18 Edw. I. Salop.
Extent, Friday after St. Ambrose, 18 Edw. I.
Wemme. The manor (extent given) including a ruinous castle, 70s. rent called 'Kylh,' a fish-pond, woods called Brochurste, Le holdepark, Northwode and Le Newepark, rents from the townships around called Tilvelegh, Legh, and Clive, for pasture in the said woods, and the advowson of the church, held of the king in chief by foreign service, rendering to the king a bracelet yearly, and suit at the hundreds of Bradeford and Pymehull, and at the county (court) of Salop. And Sir Walter de Hopton is to receive 15l. yearly from the same by fine made in the king's court.
Lopiton. Two parts of a messuage, 1 carucate land, 16d. and two parts of ½d. rent of assize, and two parts of a wood and mill, held of the king in chief, service unspecified.
William le Buteler his brother, aged 16 at the feast of St. Barnabas, 18 Edw. I. is his next heir.
C. Edw. I. File 57. (3.)
• Inquisition: Post mortem, 14 Jun 1290. 1 774. Maud, Lady of Wemme, Late The Wife of Walter de Hopton.
Writ to be returned to the barons of the exchequer, 14 June, 18 Edw. I.
Salop. Extent (undated).
Wemme. The manor (extent given), including the castle, a pasture in Brokhurst sold to the men of Leye, another sold to the township of Wynekeshull, and another sold to the township of Clyve, the farms of hearths (?) (astrorum) worth 6s. 8d. of Stredward worth 8s. yearly, and of serjeanty in divers places worth 75s. 2d. yearly, rents of fowls, ploughshares, works &c. from the town of Clyve, reaping due from the townships of Dyche, Lowe and Aston, a bailiwick of the forestry of Brokhurst, 6 quarters of oats rendered yearly by the men of Wixhale for easements in the pasture of Nortwode, herbage and pasture in Le Trench and the old park, easements of the new and old parks and of the moor of Horton, pannage, woodland honey, and sparrowhawks of the same woods, and fishery of the fish-pond, 40s. tallage &c.; tenure unspecified.
William, son of William le Botiler, aged 16, is her next heir.
E. Inq. p.m. File 1. (10.)
• Inquisition: Post mortem, 14 Sep 1334. 2