Thirteenth Generation

22. William FORTESCUE of Wimpstone1 was born about 1345. He was living in 1410 in Wimpston, Modbury, Devon. William is probably the John William mentioned in the text as being the husband of Elizabeth in a will. By now William had estates in Wimstone, Holberton, Strechleigh, Forsan, Cokesland, Broke, Donstan, Tamerton, Smytheston, Wimpell, Thurveton, and Estecot, all thought to be in S. Devon. He also had the manor of Ryme in Dorset.

Elizabeth BEAUCHAMP (private).

William FORTESCUE of Wimpstone and Elizabeth BEAUCHAMP had the following children:



William FORTESCUE of Wimpstone.



Sir John FORTESCUE of Meaux.