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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

William Fountaine & Eleanor Hutchyn

131080. William Fountaine & 131081. Eleanor Hutchyn

~1475, William Fountayn born in Devon, England, s/o §§William Fountayne.

~1480, Eleanor born in England.

10/19/1506, William’s father died. Inquest into the property and land of William Fountayne, late of Ugborough, Devon. Properties and land in East Bowcombe, Blowden, 'Hill' alias 'Terhill', Godwell, Yeo, Plympton, and Modbury, Devon. (S) UKNA.

6/24/1509, Henry VIII succeeded Henry VII as King of England.

By 1518, Eleanor died.


William married 2nd Joan Philip, widow.

4/14/1518, Debtor: William Gibbs {Gybbes}, formerly of Fenton in Devon., esquire. Creditor: John Benson, citizen and haberdasher, of London, and Joan Fontaine {Founteyne}, the wife of William Fontaine, of Ugborough [Ermington Hundred, Devon.], gentleman, formerly Joan Phillip {Phyllip}, formerly of Harburton, Devon., widow. Amount: £80. Before whom: James Yarford, Mayor of the Staple of Westminster. (S) UKNA, C 131/104/12.

1518-29, Plaintiffs: John Bryan. Defendants: William Fountayn of Ugborough, yeoman. Subject: Lands and money promised by defendant in consideration of the marriage of Alice, daughter of complainant, with Edward, his son, who has died since the marriage. Devon. (S) UKNA, C 1/466/11.

4/22/1530-4/21/1531, William Fountain, gent., of Bacomb, Devon, died. (S) UKNA, E 150/169/8..

(S) Visitations of the County of Devon, Fountayne of Bawcombe, P368. (S) 1564 Visitation of Devon, P103. (S) A View of Devonshire, Westcote,

Children of William and Eleanor:

i. Hugh Fountayne (65540), born ~1500 in Bawcombe, Devon, England.

1533-38, Plaintiffs: Nicholas Hyngeston and Alice, his wife, late the wife of Robert Bable. Defendants: Hugh, son and heir of William Fountayn. Subject: Annuity in Ugborough granted to the said Alice on her marriage with Edward, younger brother of defendant. Devon. (S) UKNA, C 1/815/31.

ii. Edward Fountayne, born ~1503 in Bawcombe, Devon, England.

iii. Margery Fountayne, born ? in Bawcombe, Devon, England.

Margery married Richard Wood of Ughborough.

iv. John Fountayne, born ? in Bawcombe, Devon, England.

8/30/1549, John buried at Ughborough, Devon.

v. Elizabeth Fountayne, born ? in Bawcombe, Devon, England.

Elizabeth married William Trenyke.

vi. Margarett Fountayne, born ? in Bawcombe, Devon, England.

Margarett married John Doten.