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~1245, William born born in England, s/o 30417796. William de Gouiz & 30417797. Beatrice de Lincoln.
Petronilla born Normandy, France. [William’s grandfather held lands in Normandy.]
William’s father died.
1277, William served in the king’s army in Wales. (S) CCRs, 7/6/1305.
Bef. 1/1278, Beatrice, William’s mother, died leaving him a third of the barony of Winterbourne, Dorset; her son William her heir. (S) English Baronies, Sanders, 1963, P99.
1281, Dewlish, Dorset. Assise of mort dancestor arrainged by Emmota daughter of Robert Purlun against William de Gouiz and others, … (S) Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper, V49, P70. [Repeated 2 years later.]
William married Petronilla overseas.
2/16/1289, Order to release … indicted … trespass agains the king’s peace in the park of William de Gouiz at Donetisshe, [Dorset] … (S) CCRs.
11/1291, William de Gouiz holds the advowson of the church of Byndon of the king in chief. (S) Notes and Queries for Somerset and Dorset, Vs9-10, 1905, P140.
2/6/1292, Licence in the alienation in mortmain by William deGouiz to the abbot and convent of Bynedon … (S) CPRs.
9/24/1293, Commission of oyer and terminer … on complaint by William de Gouiz that whereas Brian deGouiz, lately deceased, held the manor of Kyngesdon, co. Somerset, of him by knight service, … Peter de Bosco, and Robert his son, with a multitude of armed men, entered the said manor by night, burned some houses, … (S) CPRs.
3/22/1297, Simple protection for one year for William de Gouiz. (S) CPRs.
1/26/1299, William died holding 12 kinghts’ fees in the county of Dorset. (S) Calendar of Chancery Warrants, V1, P323.
3/1299, Petronilla, late the wife of William de Gouiz, … has taken oath that she will not marry without the king’s licence. (S) CCRs.
6/30/1300, Petronilla, late the wife of William de Gouiz, to receive in chancery her dower,[through her attorney] … (S) CCRs.
7/14/1308, Protection ... for Petronilla, late the wife of William de Gouiz, going beyond seas. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 11/19/1325, Petronilla died. [… Petronilla, late the wife of William de Gouiz, was born and dwelt in parts beyond sea, … held not lands in chief at her death, … held [hamlet of Tyley] … in dower of the inheritiance of Joan, wife of John le Latymer, daughter and heiress of the aforesaid William … died on Monday before St. Andrew last. … Joan her daughter, and also the daughter and heir of William de Gouiz, was found to the her heir.] (S) CCRs.
(S) A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain, Burke, 1835, P681.
Family notes:· 3/24/1299, Ratification of the sale by Walter de Gloucestre to John le Latimer, of the custody of the lands late of William de Gouiz, … during the minority of the hiers, Joan and Alice, with the marriage, … (S) CPRs.
· 7/28/1311, IPM of Alice de Gouuiz alias de Gouiz: Endorsed: The said Alice after the death of William de Gouiz her father in 27 Edw. I. was found to be 10 years of age, and the said king sold the wardship and marriage to Sir John le Latymer, for which cause the jury of this inquisition would not say that she was seised of any lands, &c. on the day she died. Her sister, Joan the wife of Sir John de Latymer, aged 24 and more, is her next heir. (S) CIsPM.
Children of William and Petronilla:
i. Joane de Gouis (7604449), born 1287 in
. [Heir] England
ii. Alice de Gouis, born 1289 in England.3/24/1299, Ratification of the sale by Walter de Gloucestre to John le Latimer, of the custody of the lands late of William de Gouiz, … during the minority of the hiers, Joan and Alice, with the marriage, … (S) CPRs. [This John le Latimer is the uncle of Joan’s future husband of the same name.]
7/8/1310, Grant to Alice de Leygrave [wife of Reginald de Leygrave], formerly the king’s nurse, of the custody of the lands of Alice, daughter of William de Gouuiz, … during the minority of her son and heir, together with the marriage. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 7/28/1311, Alice died; her sister Joan her heir.