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Joan (FitzJohn) Butler (abt. 1250 - abt. 1303)

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Joan Butler formerly FitzJohn aka le Butiller, Boteler [uncertain]
Born about in Shere, Surrey, Englandmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married about 1266 in Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Grey Friars, Worcestershire, Englandmap [uncertain]
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Joan (FitzJohn) Butler was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.

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Biography

Joan was the daughter of John fitz Geoffery and Isabel the daughter of Hugh le Bigod, Earl of Norfolk. She married Theobald le Botiller.[1][2]

Joan's husband Theobald le Boteler alias le Botiller died in 1285 and his Inquisition Post Mortem in January, 14 Edward I [1285/1286] encompassed lands in Yorkshire and Lancashire. Dower was assigned to his wife ‘Lady Joan’ and she was to hold 2/3 of various lands in Yorkshire until the lawful age of the heir [not named].[3]

Joan, "late the wife of Theobald le Botiler", was noted as a co-heir in the Inquisition Post Mortem of her brother Richard, son of John [no surname recorded], the Writ dated 26 Sep, 25 Edw I [1297]. The IPM also noted her sisters Maud de Bellocampo [Beauchamp] Countess of Warwick, Isabel de Veteri Ponte, and Avelina the mother of Richard de Burgo, Earl of Ulster.[4][5]

In 4 Richard II [1380-1381] her great grandson James Boteler, 2nd Earl of Ormond, in defending his right to the next presentation to the church of Craule recorded his pedigree as James (the defendant) son of James; James son of Edmund; Edmund son of Joan. Joan's siblings were recorded as Richard FitzJohn, Matilda, Isabella and Avelina[6]

Inquisition Post Mortem

The writ for the Inquisition Post Mortem of Joan 'La Butillere' was dated 26 May 31 Edw I [1303]. She was seised of lands in the counties of Surrey, Southampton, Buckinghamshire and Essex. Her son Edmund, recorded as age 24, and as age 29, was her heir.[7]

She is stated to have died on 04 Apr 1303.[1].

Notes

Born about 1250, Shere, SRY, England[8]

Married about 1266, Shere, SRY, England[8]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Complete Peerage. Vol V. Eardley to Goojerat. 1926, FitzJohn p.437. [1]
  2. Douglas Richardson. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 4 vols, ed. Kimball G. Everingham, 2nd edition (Salt Lake City: the author, 2011), volume I pp.376-378.
  3. 'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 45', in Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 2, Edward I, ed. J E E S Sharp (London, 1906), pp. 362-370. British History Online http://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol2/pp362-370 [accessed 20 September 2019]. Item 608.
  4. 'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 80', in Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 3, Edward I, ed. J.E.E.S. Sharp and A.E. Stamp (London, 1912), pp. 278-288. British History Online http://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol3/pp278-288 [accessed 20 September 2019]. Item 422.
  5. 'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 87', in Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 3, Edward I, ed. J.E.E.S. Sharp and A.E. Stamp (London, 1912), pp. 388-396. British History Online http://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol3/pp388-396 [accessed 20 September 2019]. Item 507.
  6. Wrottesley G (1905) Pedigrees from the Plea Rolls Collected from the Pleadings in the Various Courts of Law, A.D. 1200 to 1500, from the Original Rolls in the Public Record Office. p.137-138.
  7. J E E S Sharp and A E Stamp, 'Inquisitions Post Mortem, Edward I, File 108', in Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem: Volume 4, Edward I (London, 1913), pp. 97-103. British History Online http://www.british-history.ac.uk/inquis-post-mortem/vol4/pp97-103 [accessed 16 September 2019]. Item 157.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Source: S4 (additional info not in bio text as of 16 March 2017, but S4 in other profiles has been hofundssonAnces.ged).
  • Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2013), volume II, pages 45, 46, BUTLER 5 - THEBAUD (or TEBAUD) LE BOTELER (or BUTLER) (JOAN FITZ JOHN is in this entry)
  • Joan FitzJohn, "Our Royal, Titled, Noble, and Commoner Ancestors and Cousins" (website, compiled by Mr. Marlyn Lewis, Portland, OR; accessed March 16, 2017).
  • S2: Pedigree Resource File CD 49 (Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 2002)
  • S2411: Ancestral File Number (no number given).
  • S3: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day SAINTS (data as of 5 JAN 1998)
  • Ancestry links: 1, 2, 3
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On 2 Nov 2017 at 16:35 GMT William Collins wrote:

"Royal Ancestry" Vol. V, pages 241-242 also cover Joan's parents and her marriage.

Confidence seems to be established for her parents and spouse.

Joan is 20 degrees from T S Eliot, 21 degrees from Walter Howe and 10 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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