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Monday, June 6, 2011

G23: 7605696

7605696. Sir William de Fiennes & 7605697. Joan de Say

2/2/1331, William born in England, 2nd s/o 15211392. John de Fiennes & 15211393. Maud de Monceux.

~1335, Joan born in England, d/o 15211394. Geoffrey de Say & 15211395. Maud de Beauchamp.

1337, John de Fyenles and Maud his wife v. Thomas de Fyenles; manors of Asshehalle in Essex and Compton Mounceauxin Hants, and manor and advowson of church of Hurst Mounceauxin Sussex; to John and Maud and heirs of their bodies, contingent remainders in succession to John son of said John, William and Robert his brothers, Joan his sister, heirs of their bodies, or right heirs of [John de Fyenles]. (S) Feet of Fines for the County of Sussex.

William’s brother John died leaving William as the heir.

4/5/1351, William age 21 at the death of his father inheriting the manor of Compton Monceux.

6/12/1353, Inquisition by the escheator of Berkshire: John de Fyenles held in chief of Queen Philippa in his demesne as of fee on the day of his death the bailiwick of the forestership of Twychene and Cotham in Berkshire by service of 10s to be paid yearly at Windsor castle and other lands. William is his son and heir. … Order to cause William son of John de Fyenles to have seisin of the bailiwick of the forestership of Twychene … the king has taken William’s fealty. (S) CCRs.
Bef. 1356, William married Joan.

12/2/1359, William died overseas.

Bef. 1370, Joan married 2nd Sir Stephen de Valognes. [1 daughter]

6/29/1378, Joan died.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P729.

Children of William and Joan: [2 sons]
i. William Fiennes (3802848), born 8/1/1357 in Sussex, England.