1901536. Lord John Fitz William & 1901537. Elizabeth Clinton
2/1328, John born in England, heir & s/o 3803072. John Fitz William & 3803073. Joan Reresby.
~1330, Elizabeth born in England, d/o 3803074. William de Clinton.
8/4/1350, John age 22 years 6 months.
1/5/1356, “Release. John Fitzwilliam, knight and Elizabeth his wife of the first part … Lands in Rotington …” (S) UKNA.
11/20/1357, Commission of oyer and terminer to Ralph de Nevill, John Fitzwilliam, … on complaint by John de Wyginton … assaulted him at Northduffeld, co. York. (S) CPRs.
7/4/1360, “Thomas Chartrays to John Fitzwilliam of Emlay, knight, for £29 7s. 10d. in payment of rents of Barneburgh.” (S) UKNA.
3/6/1362, Commission of oyer and terminer to John Moubray, … on complaint by John Fitzwilliam, ‘chivaler,’ that Robert de Foulesham, … entered his free warren at Sprotburgh, co. York, and hunted therein, fished in his free fishery there, felled his trees, … and assaulted his men and servants at Doncastre. (S) CPRs.
10/28/1364, Licence, for 13s. 4d. paid to the king by John FitzWilliam of Emeleye, ‘chivaler,’ for the alienation in mortmain … of the hospital of St. Edmund, Sprotburgh, of ½ acre of land within the manor of Sprotburgh. (S) CPRs.
1365, “Plaintiffs: John Fitzwilliam, knight and Elizabeth, his wife … Fourth part of the manor of Darthyngton, next to the town of Pontefract. Consideration, 100 marks of silver.” (S) UKNA.
5/26/1368, Commission to … John FitzWilliam, … on complaint by the men and tenants of the town of Donecastre … persons in confederacy … assaulted and wounded them … in the county of York … (S) CPRs.
3/5/1372, “… John Fitzwilliam of Emlay and William Spynk of Sprotburgh. Fitzwilliam exchanges three measures of waste land in Sprotburgh, … Witnesses: Thomas de la Wodehall, …” (S) UKNA.
5/29/1373, “…Witnesses: Lord John Fitzwilliam, William Fitzwilliam, Thomas de Reresby, knight, Robert de Mettam, Thomas de Wodehall, …” (S) UKNA.
1374, John received the manor of East Haddlesey on the death of Sir Thomas de Stapleton.
1378-9, John, Elizabeth, and sons William and Edmund taxed as residents of Sprotsborough.
1/2/1381, Commission … to enquire touching the number, names, abode and condition of all lay persons in that county over the age of fifteen years, men, women, and servants … in the East Riding of York, to John Fitzwilliam and John Sayvill, knights, … (S) CPRs.
1382, John accused of breaking in closes, houses, and parks by Sir Peter de Mauley.
Bef. 2/19/1384, John, knt. of Sprotborough, Yorkshire, murdered at Howden, Yorkshire.
9/21/1398, “Grant. 1) John s. of John Fitzwilliam, kt. 2) Mother Eliz. F. Sir Wm. de Hekylton, parson of Sprotborough …” (S) UKNA.
1400, Elizabeth living.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P349.
Child of John and Elizabeth: [5 sons, 3 daughters]
i. William Fitz William (950768), born ~1350 in England.