~1343, Henry born in England, s/o 7605128. Sir John Popham & 7605129. Sibyl de St. Martin.
11/24/1363, Henry de Popham going to Ireland in the king’s service in the company of William de Wyndesore. (S) CPRs.
By 1361, Henry’s father died.
5/19/1361, IPM of William de Fyfhide. Southampton: … A watermill with garden, 12a. arable and 6a. meadow, held of the heir [Henry] of John de Popham by service of 14s. 4d. yearly. … (S) CIsPM.
1/1368 at Suthwerk, London, … a quitclaim with warranty to William de Wykeham bishop of Winchester, … Witnesses: … Henry de Popham, …, Richard Pauncefote, … (S) CCRs.
1372, Henry named in a petition of William Fifhyde regarding lands in Alton. (S) UKNA.
3/20/1373, Writing of Henry son and heir of Mark Husee son and heir of Henry Husee knight, being a quitclaim … co. Suthampton … Witnesses: … Henry Popham, … (S) CCRs.
5/24/1375 at Winchester, Writing of Hugh la Zouche lord of Assheby la Zouche knight, being a quitclaim … the manor and advowson of Farlee Mortemer co. Suthampton. Witnesses: … Philip de Popham, Ralph de Norton knights, Henry Popham … (S) CCRs.
1376, Henry Popham was holding land in Fisherton, Wilts.
7/13/1377, Richard II, age 10, crowned king of England.
7/1377, Final agreement made in the court of Elizabeth Julers, Countess of Kent, of Aulton Westbrouk … before Henry Popham, steward, … (S) A Short History and Description of the Town of Alton, 1896.
11/21/1377, Administration of the goods of John Brocas granted to Henry de Popham and William Borsal, Southwark. (S) Wykeham’s Register, V2.
4/2/1378, Grant and quitclaim … co. Dorset … Witnesses: … Henry Popham, John de Uvedale, … (S) CCRs.
By 1378, Henry’s father died. Henry inherited lands in Faringdon Popham.
1378, “Henry Popham … Request that the council proceed to judgement on the dispute over lands in Alton. [Hampshire]” (S) UKNA.
[––Henry & Joan––]
Bef. 1380, Henry married to Joan.
1380, The manor of Fisherton, Wilts., settled on Henry and Joan his wife in fee, with remainder to Joan's heirs. (S) Hist. of Wilts., V6, 1962, Fisherton Anger. [Later held by son Stephen.]
1383-4, “Laurence de Sancto Martino, knight, to settle the manor of Allington (Hants), half the manors of Dean and Steeple Langford (Wilts), and the advowsons of the churches of Dean and Steeple Langford on himself and the heirs male of his body, with remainder to Henry de Popham and his heirs. Hants. Wilts.” (S) UKNA.
8/1/1385, Henry de Popham, lord of Popham, licenced to choose his own confessor. (S) Wykeham’s Register, V2.
12/6/1385, Writ for £20 16s in favour of John Uvedale and Henry Popham, knights of the shire at the parliament summoned at Westminster on Friday after St. Luke last, for 52 days representing the county of Suthampton. (S) CCRs.
9/11/1386, IPM of Laurence de Sancto Martino, knight. Dorset: Sutton Walrond. The manor, with the advowson … Pudele Bardolveston. A messuage and a carucate of land … Mayden Nyweton. The patronage of the church … He died on Monday before the Nativity of the Virgin Mary last. Henry Popham, aged 30 years and more, is his kinsman and heir, to wit, son and heir of John Popham, knight, and Sibyl his wife, sister of the said Laurence. (S) CIsPM.
12/4/1386, Writ of plenius certiorari, on a petition from Thomas son of Laurence Calston son of Joan (7604585) the other sister of the said Laurence de Sancto Martino praying that, inasmuch as he is the other heir of the same Laurence, and of full age, his pourparty of the lands &c. of the said Laurence may be delivered to him. (S) CIsPM.
1/18/1387, The said Thomas is co-heir with Henry Popham, to wit, son of Laurence Calston son of Joan the elder of the sisters of Laurence de Sancto Martino. He is 26 years of age and more. (S) CIsPM.
4/20/1387, Certificate of a partition, …, escheator in Wiltesir and the county of Suthampton, of the lands of Lawrence de Sancto Martino knight, between Thomas (1901146) son of Lawrence Calston son of Joan one of the sisters of the deceased, and Henry Popham son of Sibyl the other sister, being cousins and heirs of the deceased, giving Thomas Calston livery of the manor of Ubeton with Knouke and the advowson of Ubeton, the manors of Wardour, Knyghton and Brokampton, and to the said Henry livery of a moiety of the manor of Langeford and the advowson of the church every other turn, the manor of Deone, Estarymstede and Westarymstede with the fees and advowson, a messuage in New Sarum, and the manor of Alvyngton. (S) CCRs.
10/17/1388, Writ for £18 8s in favour of Thomas Wortynge knight and Henry Popham, knights of the shire at the parliament summoned at Cantebrigge on the morrow of the Nativity of the Virgin last, for 46 days representing the county of Suthampton. (S) CCRs.
12/3/1390, Writ for £11 4s in favour of William Esturmy knight and Henry de Popham, knights of the shire at the parliament summoned at Westminster on the morrow of St. Martin last, for 28 days representing the county of Suthampton. (S) CCRs.
1391, William Trenchant, alien of Normandy, held a watermill and 4 acres of Henry Popham at Augton [Alton].
7/8/1394, John, the vicar of the church of Basyngstoke, and Philip … querents, and Joan, who was the wife of Hugh Camoys, deforciant … the manor of Crambourne … plea of covenant. … John and Philip have granted to Joan the manor and have rendered it to her in the same court, to hold to Joan and the heirs of her body, of the chief lords for ever. In default of such heirs, remainder to Henry Popham and Joan, his wife, and the heirs of Henry. (S) Feet of Fines, CP 25/1/207/29, No. 26.
5/12/1396, To the justices of assize in the county of Suthampton. Order, upon petition of the plaintiff, to proceed to take an assize of novel disseisin concerning 100 acres of pasture and 400 acres of furze and heath in Karesbroke in the Isle of Wight arraigned by Henry Popham against William Mountagu earl of Salisbury, … (S) CCRs.
[––Henry & Margaret––]
10/13/1399, Henry IV crowned king of England.
1401 Henry holding the lands he inherited in 1378. [Held by his son Stephen in 1428.]
Bef. 1402, Henry married 2nd Margaret James, widow of Richard Mewys.
6/4/1402, Henry Popham and Margaret, his wife, querents, … successive remainders to Robert Popham … John Popham, knight, brother of the same Robert, … (S) Feet of Fines, Hampshire.
9/8/1403, Commission of array … for defense against the king’s enemies, who have lately invaded the realm … Henry de Popham … county of Southampton. (S) CPRs.
5/9/1404, Henry Popham on a commission of array in county Southampton. (S) CPRs.
11/13/1404, Writ for £9 4s in favour of Henry Popham, knight of the shire at the parliament summoned at Coventre on 6 October last, for 46 days representing the county of Southampton. (S) CCRs.
7/20/1405, Gift indented … manor in the Isle of Wight co. Suthampton … Witnesses: John de Lysle knight, Henry Popham, William Ryngebourne, … (S) CCRs.
1/28/1410, Henry Popham, cousin and one of the heirs of Lawrence de Sancto Martino knight, to Maud who was wife of John lord Lovell and Holande … Indenture of quitclaim … Mayden Newton church co. Dorset which she has, to present every second turn, reserving to Henry Popham the other turn, so that this warranty shall bar him and his heirs … (S) CCRs.
12/2/1412, Like writ, mutatis mutandis, … co. Wiltesir … of the county of Suthampton, in favour of Henry Popham esquire the elder … (S) CCRs.
3/11/1413, Thomas Romesye to … co. Suthampton. Witnesses: John Popham knight, Henry Popham, … (S) CCRs.
5/1/1400, Margaret wife of Henry Popham, esquire, riding with her attendants to Dummer to be godmother of Margaret, daughter of Philip Popham. (S) Proof of age of Margaret, 12/14/1414.
12/1417, Henry died; leaving a son and heir Stephen, aged 25.
6/22/1418, Order to the escheator in the county of Southampton and Wilts ; Dorset to take into the king's hand and keep safely until further order all the lands in his bailiwick whereof Henry Popham, esquire, who held of the king in chief, was seised in his demesne as of fee on the day of his death. (S) CFRs.
11/7/1418, Order to take of Margaret who was wife of Henry Popham esquire an oath etc., and in presence of Stephen Popham son and heir of the said Henry to assign her dower. (S) CCRs.
1448, Margaret died.
(S) Popham, A Hist. of the Co. of Hampshire, V3, 1908. (S) Wadham College, Oxford, Jackson, 1893. (S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P672.
Child of Henry and Joan:
i. Stephen Popham (1901282), born 1391 in England.
Child of Henry and Margaret:
ii. John Popham, born ~1400 in England.
11/1/1418, To the escheator in Wiltesir. Order to remove the king's hand … 3 messuages, 4 shops and 2 cottages in New Sarum, held by grant of William Alisaundre and others to the said Henry [Popham] for life, with remainder to John Popham his son and to the heirs male of his body. (S) CCRs.
11/16/1429, Thomas Nesche rector of Chynore to Robert James for life … remainder to John son of Henry Popham and nephew of the said Robert and to the heirs of his body … (S) CCRs.