John HAYWARD 
- Born: 1447, Essex
- Died: Aft 11 Jul 1846
John and his mother Alice Cranford were busy buying and selling several properties as mentioned earlier. John Hayward, John Livermore, Alice Cranford, and others purchased 3 acres of land from stepbrother Thomas Cranford, and others on 4 Sep 1473. John and mother Alice received a quitclaim dated 5 Feb 1484/85 from Robert Rochester and others for a number of unnamed properties in Wethersfield. John and his mother Alice sold some property to John Herde Sr. and Walt Serle both of Great Bardfield on 20 Apr 1485. John was given land in Finchingfield in the will of his mother on 11 Jun 1486. Brother Richard gave a 10-year lease of Goldings to John on 21 Sep 1486. Either John or his son John moved to Norton, Suffolk County, England. By 1510, John or his son John had filed a suit in the Court of Requests in London demanding John Pasfield pay money owed from lands in Wethersfield.
 Essex County, England, Court Roll Deeds Online Abstract D/DP 119/25/33 , ERO.
 Essex County, England, Court Roll Deeds Online Abstract D/DP 119/25/40 , ERO.
 Essex County, England, Court Roll Deeds Online Abstract D/DP 119/25/41 , ERO. 66. John Stamer and 132. William Stamer were witnesses.
 Essex County, England, Court Roll Deeds Online Abstract D/DP 119/25/42 , ERO.
 The National Archives of the UK, Harward v Passefield, 1510 (London, England: The Nationals Archives), Req 2/12/107. This John Hayward was living in Norton, Suffolk County, England.
John was beneficiary under his mothers Will 11 Jul 1486