Name: John Hicks 1
Note: 2 Hen 7
Change Date: 16 NOV 2008
Sir Ellis Hicks. who was knighted by Edward, the Black Prince, on the field of Poitiers, on September 9/1356, for bravery in capturing a set of colors from the French: had son:-
John Hicks. Died in 1492, of Tortworth, Gloucestershire.
Other records only make John (d 1492) a descendant, not son, of Sir Ellis, which seems more likely if John died 136 years after Ellis was old enough to be knighted.
HICKS, MRS. WILLIAM (author of "An Inland Ferry"): A Cotswold Family: Hicks and Hicks Beach., William Heinemann 1909 (1st.).
Frontis.portrait of Sir Ellis Hicks, and 34 other portraits, etc.; 381 pp. Includes: The Hicks of Gloucestershire, Cromhall Court House, Cheapside, Witcombe / Michael Hicks, Secretary to William Cecil, Lord Burghley, Michael Hicks and Robert Cecil, Sir John Baptist Hicks, etc.; (Book ref. 48357) £ 40.00
- John Hicks b: in Tortworth, Glos
- Type: Book
Author: Visitation of Gloucestershire
Publication: Harleian Society