JOCE, John I, of Maldon, Essex.
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Wardman, Maldon Jan. 1386-7; bailiff 1396-7.1
In June 1386 a John Joce was ordered to be arrested with other men of Maldon after they had imprisoned certain servants of Walter, Lord Fitzwalter, and held them to ransom. The Joce concerned in this affair, however, may have been the MP’s father, for that same month John Joce ‘junior’ acquired a messuage and garden in the town from