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Sir John FitzWilliam was born on 25 July 1377 at of Sprotborough, Baildon, Emley, & West Haddlesey in Birkin, Yorkshire, England. He married Eleanor Greene, daughter of Sir Henry Greene, Lord Drayton and Maud Mauduit, before 1397; They had 6 sons (Sir John I; Nicholas; Ralph; Robert; William; & John II, Esq.) and 2 daughters (Maud, wife of John Bosville; & Joan) Sir John FitzWilliam died on 5 July 1417 at age 39.
- 25 JUL 1377 Sprotborough, Yorkshire, England
- 25 JUL 1377 Sprotbourough, Yorkshire, England
- 05 JUL 1417 Emley, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England
- Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=20194044&pid=2873
- OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.
- World Family Tree. Brøderbund Software, Inc., Vol. 3, Ed. 1 (February 9, 1996; Customer pedigree. Family Archive CD: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=6676093&pid=-1250178321
- Ancestral File(R) (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998)
- Richardson, Douglas. Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 623; 634.
- Richardson, Douglas. Magna Carta Ancestry, p. 350.
- Richardson, Douglas. Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 477., Vol. I, p. 478., Vol. II, p. 217., Vol. III, p. 467-468., Vol. III, p. 484.
- Richardson, Douglas. Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 209., Vol. II, p. 676., Vol. IV, p. 514., Vol. IV, p. 545.
- Richardson, Douglas: Plantagenet Ancestry, 2nd edn. (2011), 3 vols, Volume 2, page 108, FITZWILLIAM 10.
- Marlyn Lewis.
- This posting gives more details and sources on the line back to Ralph Cromwell and forward down the senior line to the heiress Dorothy Copley, and beyond.
- Baildon, William. Baildon and the Baildons A History of a Yorkshire Manor and Family (The St. Catherine Press, 1912) Vol. 1, Page 365
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