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Jane Bourchier

Female - 1562


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Jane Bourchier (daughter of John Bourchier and Katherine Howard); died on 17 Feb 1562.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1561

    Notes:

    Or Joan.

    Family/Spouse: Edmund Knyvet. Edmund (son of Edmund Knyvet and Eleanor Tyrrell) was born in 1490 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England; died on 1 May 1539; was buried in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. John Knyvet was born about 1517 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England; died before 1556.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Bourchier was born about 1467 in of West Horsley, Surrey, England (son of Humphrey Bourchier and Elizabeth Tilney); died on 16 Mar 1533 in Calais, France; was buried in Calais, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 19 Mar 1533, Calais, France

    Notes:

    2nd Baron Berners. Lieutenant of Calais from 1520 on. Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1524. On commission from Henry VIII he made English translations of Froissart's Chronicles, the Golden Book of Marcus Aurelius, the History of Arthur of Lyttel Brytaine, and the romance Huon of Bordeaux.

    Summoned to Parliament between 14 Oct 1495 and 9 Aug 1529.

    "Berners was not present at the Field of Cloth of Gold in 1520, as has been generally stated, but remained with the council in London." [Oxford Dictionary of National Biography]

    John married Katherine Howard before 13 May 1490. Katherine (daughter of John Howard and Margaret Chedworth) died on 12 Mar 1536. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Katherine Howard (daughter of John Howard and Margaret Chedworth); died on 12 Mar 1536.
    Children:
    1. 1. Jane Bourchier died on 17 Feb 1562.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Humphrey Bourchier was born in in of Massingham Parva, Norfolk, England (son of John Bourchier and Margery Berners); died on 14 Apr 1471 in Barnet, Hertfordshire, England; was buried in Chapel of St. Edmund and St. Thomas the Martyr, Westminster Abbey, London, England.

    Notes:

    Killed fighting on the Yorkist side at the Battle of Barnet.

    Humphrey married Elizabeth Tilney after 11 Apr 1451. Elizabeth (daughter of Frederick Tilney and Elizabeth Cheyne) was born about 1442; died on 4 Apr 1497. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Elizabeth Tilney was born about 1442 (daughter of Frederick Tilney and Elizabeth Cheyne); died on 4 Apr 1497.
    Children:
    1. Margaret Bourchier died between 20 Aug 1551 and 21 Jun 1552 in Layton, Essex, England.
    2. 2. John Bourchier was born about 1467 in of West Horsley, Surrey, England; died on 16 Mar 1533 in Calais, France; was buried in Calais, France.

  3. 6.  John Howard (son of Robert Howard and Margaret Mowbray); died on 22 Aug 1485 in Bosworth Field, Leicestershire, England; was buried in Thetford, Norfolk, England.

    Notes:

    Duke of Norfolk. Earl Marshal of England. Present at the coronation of Richard III. Led the van of archers at Bosworth Field, where he was slain.

    Knight of the shire for Norfolk, 1455. Sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk 1461. Vice Admiral of Norfolk and Suffolk, 1466. Sheriff of Oxfordshire 1467-68. Treasurer of the Household 1467-74. Lieutenant of Calais 1469. Privy Councillor 1483. Admiral of England, Ireland, and Aquitaine 1483.

    A zealous Yorkist, he was knighted on the field by Edward IV at the battle of Towton, 29 Mar 1461. He was summoned to Parliament by writs dated 15 Oct 1470 to 15 Nov 1482. He was created Duke of Norfolk and constituted Earl Marshal of England 28 Jun 1483.

    John married Margaret Chedworth before 22 Jan 1467. Margaret (daughter of John Chedworth and Joan) died between 13 May 1490 and 3 Dec 1494; was buried in Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Margaret Chedworth (daughter of John Chedworth and Joan); died between 13 May 1490 and 3 Dec 1494; was buried in Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk, England.
    Children:
    1. 3. Katherine Howard died on 12 Mar 1536.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Bourchier (son of William Bourchier and Anne of Gloucester); died on 16 May 1474; was buried in Chertsey Abbey, Surrey, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 21 May 1474

    Notes:

    Constable of Windsor Castle. Itinerant justice for Brecon. Knight of the Garter.

    John married Margery Berners before 1442. Margery (daughter of Richard Berners and Philippe Dallingridge) was born on 30 Nov 1408; died on 18 Dec 1475. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Margery Berners was born on 30 Nov 1408 (daughter of Richard Berners and Philippe Dallingridge); died on 18 Dec 1475.
    Children:
    1. 4. Humphrey Bourchier was born in in of Massingham Parva, Norfolk, England; died on 14 Apr 1471 in Barnet, Hertfordshire, England; was buried in Chapel of St. Edmund and St. Thomas the Martyr, Westminster Abbey, London, England.
    2. Joan Bourgchier died on 7 Oct 1470.

  3. 10.  Frederick Tilney was born about 1420 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England (son of Philip Tilney and Isabel Thorpe); died before 11 Nov 1446; was buried in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Boston, Lincolnshire, England
    • Alternate death: Bef 1 Dec 1446

    Frederick married Elizabeth Cheyne. Elizabeth (daughter of Lawrence Cheyne and Elizabeth Cokayne) died on 25 Sep 1473. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Elizabeth Cheyne (daughter of Lawrence Cheyne and Elizabeth Cokayne); died on 25 Sep 1473.

    Notes:

    Also spelled Cheney.

    Children:
    1. 5. Elizabeth Tilney was born about 1442; died on 4 Apr 1497.

  5. 12.  Robert Howard (son of John Howard and Alice Tendring); died before Apr 1436.

    Robert married Margaret Mowbray after 21 Feb 1421. Margaret (daughter of Thomas Mowbray and Elizabeth Fitz Alan) died before 18 Oct 1459. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Margaret Mowbray (daughter of Thomas Mowbray and Elizabeth Fitz Alan); died before 18 Oct 1459.
    Children:
    1. 6. John Howard died on 22 Aug 1485 in Bosworth Field, Leicestershire, England; was buried in Thetford, Norfolk, England.

  7. 14.  John Chedworth

    Notes:

    Described by Royal Ancestry as a "civil lawyer." His brother, also John Chedworth (d. 1471), was provost of King's College, Cambridge from 1447 until his election in 1451 as Bishop of Lincoln.

    John married Joan. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Joan
    Children:
    1. 7. Margaret Chedworth died between 13 May 1490 and 3 Dec 1494; was buried in Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk, England.