2498696. Sir Michael de Ponyings & 2498697. Margery ?
~1273, Michael born in England, heir & s/o 4997392. Luke de Poynings.
6/8/1294, Michael summoned to parliament.
10/18/1295, Protection with clause volumus, until Easter, for Michael de Ponynges going to Scotland on the king’s service. (S) CPRs.
5/14/1296, Commission to … touching … during the absence of Michael de Ponynges in Scotland on the king’s service, broke his park at Slagham, co. Sussex, … (S) CPRs.
10/20/1299, Protection for Michael de Ponynges going with Henry de Percy beyond the seas. (S) CPRs.
3/11/1303, “Request by John, Earl of Warenne, to the Chancellor of England, for protections and exemptions for Sir Michael de Ponyngs and William de Saunford going with him in the Scottish war.” (S) UKNA.
1/18/1308, Protection for Michael de Ponyngges going to France in the company of John de Warenna, earl of Surrey, with the king. (S) CPRs.
2/25/1308, Edward II crowned king of England.
10/8/1309, Feoffment between John son of Thomas de Bassingbourne and Sir Michael de Ponynges, Knt., and his wife, Margery, regarding the manor of Bures, Suffolk for £500 of silver sterling, which the grantor had by feoffment of Dame Isabel, formerly wife of Sir Hugh Bardolph, in Bures. (S) Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch.
3/25/1312, Isabella, Lady Bardolf, widow of Sir Hugh Bardulffes [Michael’s mother], released to Sir Michael de Ponyngges knight and Margaret his wife all her right in the Manor of Bures by deed dated at Barcomb in Sussex. (S) UKNA.
6/7/1314, John de Reydon, son and heir of Sir Robert de Reydon, kt. Hawys, his wife, daughter of Sir Michael de Ponygges, kt. Sir Robert de Reydon, … has endowed and assigned in dower to Hawys, on day on which he betrothed her at door of chapel of St Mary of Smalebregg' in Bures.
6/24/1314, Michael killed at the battle of Bannockburn. Edward II lost the battle to Robert Bruce. It was the largest loss of English knights in a single day.
1316, Margery, widow of Michael de Poynings, holding Pyecombe of the Earl Warenne by military service. [Previously held by Michael’s father.] (S) Pyecombe', A History of the County of Sussex: V7, 1940. [By 7/1316, Pycombe was held in demesne by John de Warrene.]
1327, Margaret, widow of Michael, settled on son Thomas the advowson of Hockwold and Wilton, which she held for life.
11/26/1333, The king has recovered the right of presentation [to the church of Hokewold] in the court of King’s Bench against Margery late the wife of Michael de Ponynges. (S) CPRs.
2/24/1334, Ratification … church of Hokewold, which is of the patronage of Margery, late the wife of Michael de Ponynges, knight. (S) CPRs.
11/12/1334, … the king has recovered the right of presentation [to church of Hokewolde] in the court of the King’s Bench against Margery late the wife of Michael de Ponyges. (S) CPRs.
(S) Poynings, A Hist. of the Co. of Sussex: V7: 1940, P208-212. (S) An Essay Towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, Blomefield, P177.
Children of Michael and Margery:
i. Thomas de Poynings (1249348), born ~1295 in England.
ii. Hawise de Poynings, born ? in England.
Hawise married John de Reydon.
Hawise married 2nd Sir John de Wysham.