~1375, John Goulde, born in Somerset, England, s/o §§Robert Gold.
9/30/1399, Henry IV succeeded Richard II as King of England.
5/17/1401, IPM of Richard de Sancto Mauro, Knight. Somerset: … North Woolston and South Woolston, a rent of 100s.8d. from 12 messuages, 51 a., and 4 a. meadow, … The 12 messuages etc. are held by the following tenants for life … John Goulde and Joan his wife … (S) CIsPM.
12/7/1407, John Golde of Seburgh a collector of taxes of 10th and 15th in Somerset. (S) CFRs.
1/15/1408, … appointed with John Golde of Seburgh collectors in Somerset of a 15th and 10th …. Order to levy …, not awaiting the presence of John Golde; as the king has information that he is attorney in divers pleas and plaints pending in the king's courts, and so may not busy himself in such collection, and that they are sufficient to do it, and he has discharged John Golde. (S) CCRs.
4/6/1408, Release by John Goulde, son and heir of Robert Goulde, and Ralph . . ., to John . . . of Chideok, of all their right in lands and tenements which belonged to John, son of Ralph Chideok, in Bradepoll, Brideport, and Waldich. [Dorset.] (S) Ancient Deeds, V2, 1894, C.2671.
3/20/1413, Henry V succeeded Henry IV as King of England.
1/14/1414, John Gold of Seaborough and Sampit made a grant of land to the Church of Seaborough.
1414-1415, John Golde of Seaborough to grant land in Seaborough as a site for a chapel which he proposes to transfer thither, retaining a messuage, dovecote, and land in Seaborough. Somers. (S) UKNA.
1/28/1420, John Gold, bailiff of the liberty of the Duke of Gloucester. (S) UKNA.
11/8/1422, John Gold, bailiff of the liberty of the Duke of Gloucester. (S) UKNA.
Bef. 1427, John Gold of Seaborough, Somerset, and Sampit, Dorset, died. (S) Lay Subsidy.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P171, P679. (S) Visitations of Devon, V1, Vivian, P418.
· There are family members named “John Gold”, of Seaborough, going back to the time of the Conquest, which continued until the time of Queen Mary.
Children of John and Joan:
i. John Gold, born ? in Somerset, England.
1436, John died.
ii. Alice Golde (950701), born ~1410 in Somerset, England.