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Friday, May 28, 2010

950768 Fitz William-Cromwell

950768. Lord William FitzWilliam & 950769. Lady Maud de Cromwell

~1350, William born in England, heir & s/o 1901536. John Fitz William & 1901537. Elizabeth Clinton.

~1355, Maud born in England, 2nd d/o 5910026. Ralph de Cromwell & 5910027. Maud de Bernak.

5/29/1373, “…Witnesses: Lord John Fitzwilliam, William Fitzwilliam, Thomas de Re resby, knight, Robert de Mettam, Thomas de Wodehall, …” (S) UKNA.

Bef. 1377, William married Maud.

1378-9, William, his brother Edmund, and their parents taxed as residents of Sprotsborough, Yorkshire.

4/10/1390, “William Fitzwilliam, knight, son and heir of John Fitzwilliam, knight to John de Clynton, Ralph de Cromwell, …” (S) UKNA.

4/8/1398, William, Lord of Elmley and Sprotborough, died.

8/20/1411, “Matilda Fitzwilliam, lady of Hathilsay has received from Sir John Fitzwilliam, her son, 50 marks, her dower …” (S) UKNA.

1413, Maud sued by Saint Leonard’s Hospital for not receiving the “thrave of corn” due.

1415, Maud, Lady of Hathilsay, living.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P349. (S) The Peerage of Ireland, Lodge, 1789, P166.

Child of William and Maud: [2 sons, 2 daughters]

i. John Fitz William (475384), born 7/25/1377 in England.