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Sir John De Dinham, II
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Birth: 1318
Devon, England
Death: Jan. 7, 1383
Devon, England

John De Dinham (or DYNHAM), Knight, of Hartland and Harpford, Devon, Cardinham, Cornwall, Buckland Dinham and Corton Dinham, Somerset, etc., son and heir, born about 1318 (aged 14 in 1332).

He had livery of his fatherís lands 12 May 1340. He presented to the church of Corton Dinham, Somerset in 1344. In 1346 he quitclaimed lands in Whyteleigh (in Hartford) to his cousin, Oliver de Dinham.

He married before 27 March 1357 (date of charter) Muriel De Courtenay, daughter of Thomas de Courtenay, Knight, of Woodhuish and Dunterton, Devon, and Wootton Courtenay and Cricket Malherbie, Somerset, by Muriel, daughter of John de Moels, Knight, 4th Lord Moels.

They had one son, John, Knight, and one daughter, Joan.

His wife, Muriel, died before 12 August 1369, and was buried at Hartland Abbey, Devon. Sir John De Dinham died 7 January 1382/3, being murdered by robbers.

Information from Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 2nd Edition, page 85.
Family links: 
  Muriel de Courtenay Dinham*
  Muriel de Moels Courtenay (1322 - 1369)*
  John De Dinham (1359 - 1428)*
*Calculated relationship
Hartland Abbey
Torridge District
Devon, England
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Record added: Oct 18, 2009
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