Nineteenth Generation

188. Richard FORTESCUE of Filleigh24 was born in 1517. He died in 1570. Richard inherited the estates at Wear-Gifford, Combe, and elsewhere. He died on 30th June 1570 and is buried at the church in Filleigh. A brass in the church is to his memory.

Joan MORETON of Kent (private).

Richard FORTESCUE of Filleigh and Joan MORETON of Kent had the following children:



Hugh FORTESCUE of Wear-Gifford.



George FORTESCUE of Combe in Holbeton.



Mary FORTESCUE of Filleigh.



Elizabeth FORTESCUE.