John de Acton
- Born: Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England
- Marriage: Helen 160
- Died: 1312, Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England 160
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 141
Nicholas de Poyntz married, 2ndly, before 9 Feb. 1308/9, Maud, daughter of John de Acton (died 1312), and sister and, in her issue, heir of Sir John de Acton (died circa Oct. 1361).
~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Volume X, p. 674-675, XIV, p. 536
• Name. 160
Maud de Acton was the daughter and heir of Sir John II de Acton of Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, Sheriff of Hereford, 1294/9; sheriff of Shropshire and Stafordshire, 1304/5, and knight of the shires, Hereford, 1300/1 & Gloucester, 1301, by Sir John's first wife named Helen.
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 234A:32
John married Helen.160