738812. Sir William de Echingham & 738813. Joan Arundel
~1370, William born in England, s/o 1477624. William de Echingham & 1477625. Elizabeth ?.
~1370, Joan born in England, d/o 1477626. John de Arundel & 1477627. Eleanor Mautravers.
7/16/1377, Richard II crowned king of England.
Joan 1st married Sir William de Bryan. [No children.]
1/18/1389, William’s father died.
12/1/1389, Commission … on the petition of William son and heir of William Echyngham, knight, alleging that whereas by fine levied … between John de Ore, … and James de Echyngham, knight, and Joan his wife, … the said James acknowledge that the manor of Hempstede …. In Lyde, Promhelle, Holewest and Demecherche, co. Kent, were the right of the said John as by the grant of him the said James, … John granted and restored the premises to the said James and Joan in fee tail, and the latter became seised thereof, … descended to William Echyngham, knight, as their son and heir, whereupon the said William Enfoeffed Robert Bealknap, knight, thereof … until convictd of treason … when the premises came into the king’s hands. (S) CPRs.
9/23/1395, Sir William de Bryan died.
1399, “ … people mentioned: Edward Dalyngerugge (Dallingridge); William Echyngham (Echingham); [Katherine] [Engaine], Lady Engaine; …” (S) UKNA.
7/3/1399, Commission to Thomas Poynges, William de Hoo, William Fienles, sheriff of Sussex, William Percy, … William Echyngham, … certain enemies of the king in no small number … others have landed and taken the castle of Penesey, c. Sussex, and hold it as in war – to besiege the said castle with all the posse comitatus, and take order for its recovery, as well as guard the coasts against invasion. (S) CPRs.
9/29/1399, Imprisoned Richard II resigned as king of England.
10/13/1399, Henry IV crowned king of England.
12/18/1399, Commission of array … Thomas, earl of Arundel, Thomas Camoys, ‘chivaler,’ … William Echyngham and the sheriff, … Sussex. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 1400, William de Echingham, knt. of Echingham, Sussex, married Joan.
1401, Joan a legatee of Agnes, wife of her brother William Arundel.
11/22/1401, Grant to William Echyngham and Joan his wife and their heirs of 102 acres … Benydon late of Robert Bealknap, deceased, … (S) CPRs.
11/20/1403, Commission of peace, … William Echyngham, … Sussex. (S) CPRs.
9/1/1404, Joan died.
William married 2nd Alice d/o William Batisford.
3/20/1412, William, knt. of Sussex died; buried at Etchingham, Sussex with his wife Joan.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P291. (S) Notes & Queries for Somerset and Dorset, 1905, P251.
Children of William and Joan:
i. Thomas Echingham (369406), born 1400 in England.
ii. Joan de Echingham, born ? in England.
Joan married 1st Sir Thomas Hoo.
Joan married 2nd Sir Thomas Lewkenor.