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Robert Poynings

Male 1382 - 1446  (63 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Robert Poynings was born 3 Dec 1382, Okeford Fitzpaine, Devon, England (son of Richard de Poynings and Isabel Fitz Payn); died 2 Oct 1446.

    Notes:

    Privy Councillor. He was summoned to Parliament by writs from 1404 to 1444.

    Robert married Elizabeth Grey Bef 22 Oct 1397. Elizabeth (daughter of Reynold Grey and Margaret de Ros) died Bef 1434. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Richard Poynings was born , of Poynings, Sussex, England; died 10 Jun 1429, near Orleans, France.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Richard de Poynings was born Abt 1355 (son of Michael de Poynings and Joan); died 25 May 1387, Villalpando, Spain.

    Notes:

    He accompanied John of Gaunt to Spain in 1386, and died there the next year.

    Richard married Isabel Fitz Payn. Isabel (daughter of Robert Fitz Payn and Elizabeth de Bryan) was born Abt 1362; died 11 Apr 1394. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Isabel Fitz Payn was born Abt 1362 (daughter of Robert Fitz Payn and Elizabeth de Bryan); died 11 Apr 1394.
    Children:
    1. 1. Robert Poynings was born 3 Dec 1382, Okeford Fitzpaine, Devon, England; died 2 Oct 1446.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Michael de Poynings was born Abt 1317 (son of Thomas de Poynings and Agnes de Rokesley); died 7 Mar 1369.

    Notes:

    He fought at Crécy and was present at the siege of Calais. He was summoned to Parliament by writs from 1348 to 1368.

    Michael married Joan Bef 1349. Joan died Between 11 May 1369 and 28 May 1369. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Joan died Between 11 May 1369 and 28 May 1369.
    Children:
    1. Agnes Poynings died 12 Jun 1403; was buried , Trinity Priory, Aldgate, London.
    2. 2. Richard de Poynings was born Abt 1355; died 25 May 1387, Villalpando, Spain.

  3. 6.  Robert Fitz Payn was born Abt 1321, of Stogursey, Williton, Somerset, England (son of Richard de Grey and Joan Fitz Payn); died 21 May 1393.

    Robert married Elizabeth de Bryan Bef 16 Oct 1354. Elizabeth (daughter of Guy de Bryan and Joan de Carew) died Bef 1393. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth de Bryan (daughter of Guy de Bryan and Joan de Carew); died Bef 1393.
    Children:
    1. 3. Isabel Fitz Payn was born Abt 1362; died 11 Apr 1394.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Thomas de Poynings was born , of Poynings, Sussex, England (son of Michael de Poynings and Margery Bardolf); died 10 Oct 1339, Honnecourt Castle, France.

    Notes:

    He was killed in an attack on the place Complete Peerage describes as "the castle of Honnecourt, on the St. Quentin canal, arr. of Cambrai." While this is a confusing geographical description, there is no excuse for the several online trees that appear to have decided "Cambrai" is an abbreviation for Cambridgeshire.

    Thomas married Agnes de Rokesley Abt 1317. Agnes (daughter of Richard de Rokesley and Joan de Criol) was born Abt 1299; died Bef 22 Dec 1346; was buried , Poynings, Sussex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Agnes de Rokesley was born Abt 1299 (daughter of Richard de Rokesley and Joan de Criol); died Bef 22 Dec 1346; was buried , Poynings, Sussex, England.
    Children:
    1. Luke de Poynings was born , of Basing, Hampshire, England; died Between 5 Jun 1376 and 4 Jul 1376; was buried , Warnford, Hampshire, England.
    2. 4. Michael de Poynings was born Abt 1317; died 7 Mar 1369.

  3. 12.  Richard de Grey was born Abt 1281, of Codnor, Derbyshire, England (son of Henry de Grey and Eleanor); died Bef 10 Mar 1335.

    Notes:

    Summoned to Parliament from March 1309 by writs directed Ricardo de Grey. Steward of Gascony, 1324; Constable of Nottingham Castle, Dec 1325.

    Richard married Joan Fitz Payn. Joan (daughter of Robert Fitz Payn and Isabel Clifford) died Aft 10 Mar 1335. [Group Sheet]


  4. 13.  Joan Fitz Payn (daughter of Robert Fitz Payn and Isabel Clifford); died Aft 10 Mar 1335.
    Children:
    1. Joan de Grey died 22 Jul 1369, Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England; was buried , Priory of Ronton, Staffordshire, England.
    2. 6. Robert Fitz Payn was born Abt 1321, of Stogursey, Williton, Somerset, England; died 21 May 1393.

  5. 14.  Guy de Bryan was born Abt 1309, of Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Wales (son of Guy de Bryan); died 17 Aug 1390; was buried , Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England.

    Notes:

    He fought at Crécy and at Sluys. Seneschal of Pembroke, 1340.

    From Wikipedia:

    He served on the English side in the Second War of Scottish Independence and in France and Flanders during the Hundred Years' War. In 1341 he was made Warden of the Forest of Dean, in Gloucestershire, and Governor of St Briavel's Castle, the seat of the Warden, which offices he held until his death. In 1349 he was temporarily Keeper of the Great Seal of England, and in 1350 was granted an annuity of 200 marks for bearing the King's Standard against the French at Calais. From 25 November 1350 he was summoned to Parliament and may thereby be held to have been created Baron Bryan. On 1 March 1356 he was appointed Admiral of the West, a post he held till 18 July 1360 under Edward III of England. In 1361 he was Ambassador to Pope Innocent VI. Following the death of Sir John Chandos on 31 December 1369 he was made a Knight of the Garter. On 3 May 1370 he was once again appointed Admiral of the West until 6 October 1372 .

    Guy married Joan de Carew. Joan (daughter of John de Carew and Joan Talbot) died Bef 1350. [Group Sheet]


  6. 15.  Joan de Carew (daughter of John de Carew and Joan Talbot); died Bef 1350.
    Children:
    1. 7. Elizabeth de Bryan died Bef 1393.