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Nicholas Poyntz

Male Abt 1220 - Bef 1273  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Nicholas Poyntz 
    Born Abt 1220  of Curry Mallet, Langport, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death Bef 24 Apr 1272  [2
    Died Bef 7 Oct 1273  [3
    Person ID I26147  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2019 

    Father Hugh Poyntz,   b. of Tockington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 4 Apr 1220 
    Mother Hawise Malet,   d. Aft 4 May 1287 
    Married Bef 23 Mar 1217  [3
    Family ID F15645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    +1. Hugh Poyntz,   b. 25 Aug 1252, of Curry Mallet, Langport, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 4 Jan 1308  (Age < 55 years)
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F15644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also called Poinz. Said to have married Isabel Dyall, daughter of Timothy Dyall. Fought in France in 1242, and in Wales in 1257. According to Richardson (citation details below), he joined the barons against Henry III as a follower of John Giffard. According to Bodine and Spalding (citation details below), "he appears to have remained loyal to the King during the Barons' war." Knighted by Oct 1270.

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families by Douglas Richardson. Salt Lake City, 2013., date only.

    2. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition, by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013.

    3. [S142] Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families by Douglas Richardson. Salt Lake City, 2013.