26. Sir Henry FORTESCUE of Wood4 was born about 1399 in Wimpston, Modbury, Devon. He died in 1458 in Wood Barton, Devon. Sir Henry studied law at Lincoln's Inn. He was sent to Ireland as Chief Justice of the Common Pleas on 25th June 1426 - only until 8th November 1427. He was sent by the Commons of Ireland to England with Sir James Alleyn, to lay before the King their complaints and to inform him of the state of the country. This was repeated in 1428. Sheriff of devon in 1446 and 1452.
Sir Henry FORTESCUE of Wood and Joan (Jane) BOZUN of Wood had the following children:
Sir Henry FORTESCUE of Wood and Margaret DE FALLAPIT had the following children: