~1165, Nicholas born in Tockington, Gloucestershire, England.
~1170, Juliane born in England, d/o 40003842. Hugh Bardolf.
By 1188, Nicholas married Juliane.
11/3/1189, Richard I crowned king of England.
Aft. 1189, Sir Nicholas Poyntz, patron of Tockington, and Richard, rector, consented to pay the abbot 6s a year. (S) Transactions – Bristol and Gloucester, V12, 1888, P141.
By 1190, Reginald Pointz, joining the crusades, gave to his 4 nephews the whole of his portion of the vill of Camberwell. Nicholas soon after controlled half, and gave 10 acres to the nuns of Holiwell.
4/6/1199, John succeeded Richard I as King of England.
1201-02, Nicholas Poinz of the honour of Gloucester rendered and account of 23 marks of the 2nd scutage, and of fine for knights not transferred, and for 7 knight’s fees; and 12s 6d of one knight’s fee on the honour of Moreton. (S) Historical and Genealogical Memoir of the Family of Poyntz, 1983, P8.
6/19/1215 at Runnymede near Windsor, King John forced to agree to the terms of the Magna Carta.
1216, Nicholas and his son Hugh joined the rebel barons against King John, for which they forfeited their lands in Somerset, Dorset, and Gloucester. (S) The Noble Family of Greville, Edmondson, 1766, P8.
7/17/1216, Nicholas and his son captured as opponents of King John at Worcester.
10/19/1216, Henry III, age 9, succeeded John as King of England. Louis of France also claimed the throne.
1217, Nicholas submitted to King Henry and had his lands returned.
By 1218, Juliane died.
Nicholas married 2nd Johanna de Albiniaco.
1/29/1219, Nicholas Poinz and Johanna his wife granted a market at Ampthill, Bedfordshire for a fee of 5 marks. (S) Gaz. of Markets and Fairs.
1219-20, Witnesses: Sir Nicholas Poinz, Sir Hugh his son, Sir Adam son of Nigel, Sir Thomas de Berkeley, … (S) UKNA.
Bef. 4/4/1220, Nicholas’ son and heir Hugh died.
By 1232, Nicholas the heir of another nephew, Walter. Nicholas sold Walter’s share to the nunnery of Holiwell for 1/4th part of 3/4th’s of a knight’s fee. (S) Arnold’s Magazine of the Fine Arts, V3, 1834, P149.
9/28/1232, To the sheriff of Gloucestershire, to place in respite the demand he makes for the debts of Nicholas Poinz and Hugh Poinz. (S) FRsHIII.
Bef. 2/1233, Nicholas died [his grandson Nicholas his heir.] (S) FRsHIII. [Joan married Baldwin de Bethune.]
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P605. (S) Visitations of Essex, Hawley.
Child of Nicholas and Juliane:
i. Hugh Poyntz (10000960), born bef. 1189 in England.