~1315, William born in England, s/o 11820038. Ralph de Stourton.
~1315, Joan born in England, d/o §§Richard de Vernon, Esq. of Horningsham, Co. Wilts.
2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of England.
12/8/1335, To the sheriff of Wilts. Order to cause a coroner for that county to be elected in place of William de Stourton, who is insufficiently qualified. (S) CCRs.
6/1349, The Plague reached Dorset, and had spread across England by the end of 1349.
Joan died before William.
3/18/1374, Appropriation made by John bishop of Bath and Wells to the prior and canons of Staverdale … at the petition of John de Stourton ordering that they shall keep a secular parish chaplain for the cure of souls … shall celebrate mass of the office of the dead daily, … for Philippa late queen of England, … for John de Stourton. Alice his wife, … for William de Stourton and Joan his wife (deceased) parents of the said John, his brethren and sisters, Lettice and Alice his wives, … (S) Cal. of Manu’s of the Dean and Chapter of Wells, V1, 1907, ff.170d-172.
(S) Sharpe’s Peerage, V2, 1830, Baron Stourton:
Child of William and Joan:
i. John de Stourton (3802584), born ~1335 in England.