1250, Hugh de Popham born in England.
~1260, Joan born in England.
11/16/1272, Edward I succeeded Henry III as King of England. [While on crusade.]
By 1285, Hugh married Joan.
1/20/1285, Thomas Crek came before the king … and sought to replevy to Hugh de Popham and Joan, his wife, … [many named] which was taken into the king's hands for their default before the justices of the Bench against Sibyl, late the wife of William Coker. (S) CCRs.
9/9/1291, To the sheriff of Somerset. Order to cause a coroner to be elected for that county in the place of Hugh de Popham, who cannot attend to the duties of the office because he is a member of the household of the abbot of Hyde near Winchester. CCRs.
5/10/1298, Perambulation of Menedep forest, made before … and Hugh de Popham knights of the county [Somerset] … (S) Cal. of the Manu’s of the Dean and Chapter of Wells, V1, 1907, fol.82d.
12/26/1299, Feoffment and quitclaim of Robert de Wodetone … manor of Kyngtone, Somerset … [Witnesses] Sir Matthew de Fornell', Sir Gilbert de Bere, Sir Hugh de Popham and Sir Edmund Euerard, knights, … (S) UKNA.
3/20/1300, Writ for payment of the expenses of Gilbert de Bere and Hugh de Popham, knights of that county, who lately came to Westminster to the parliament. (S) CCRs.
5/5/1306, Gift by Walter de Cadamo … Witnesses: … Sir Gilbert de Bere, Sir Hugh de Popham, Sir William de Wygebere knights … (S) Cal. of the Manu’s of the Dean and Chapter of Wells, V1, 1907, fol.82.
7/7/1307, Edward II succeeded Edward I as King of England.
3/7/1310, Proof of age of Hugh son and heir of Thomas de la Tour. Somerset: Hugh de Popham, knight, aged 60, William Fychet, aged 60, … Hugh knows because John (b.1288) his son was born in the same year, and was 22 … (S) CIsPM.
1311, Agreement indented … between John dean of Wells and the chapter on the one part and William Hughet and Emma his daughter on the other … Witnesses: Sir John de Bello Campo, Sir Henry de Urciaco, … Sir Hugh de Popham knights, Nicholas de Moles, Philip de Columbariis, Matthew de Clyvedon, … (S) Cal. of the Manu’s of the Dean and Chapter of Wells, V1, 1907, fol.223.
Child of Hugh and Joan:
i. John de Popham (623792), born 1288 in Somerset, England.