4997466. Sir William la Zouche & 4997467. Matilda ?
~1220, William de la Zusche born in Leicestershire, England, 2nd s/o 9994932. Roger la Zouche & 9994933. Margaret Biset.
Bef. 5/14/1238, William’s father died; his older brother Alan the heir.
1242, King’s Nympton held by William la Zouche of Essex.
5/3/1254, Protection with clause volumus for the following who are going with the queen to the king in Gascony ; … William la Zuche … (S) CPRs. [Prince Edward would marry Leonore at Las Huelgas in Burgos, which the queen attended.]
William, 2nd Baron Zouche of Assheby.
5/12/1268, Grant to William la Zoche of 146£ 17s 7.5d … counties of Essex and Hertford, in which sum the king is bound to him for arrears for his keeping of the Isle of Ely … (S) CPRs.
2/3/1271, William of King’s Nympton died.
1271-2, “Writ to sheriff of Essex: to enquire into the lands, heir etc of William la Zouche and Matilda his wife”. (S) UKNA.
(S) A Genealogical History of Dormant …, Burke, P385.
Family notes: (S) The ‘Lands of the Normans’ in England (1204-1244).
• Roger de la Zouche granted King's Nympton to William de la Zouche.
• William de la Zouche holds King's Nympton of Alan de la Zouche in demesne, doing no service, and Alan holds of the king in chief.
Child of William and Matilda:
i. Joyce la Zouche (2498733), born ~1250 in England.