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John Bourchier

Male Abt 1467 - 1533  (~ 66 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  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]

    Children:
    1. Jane Bourchier died on 17 Feb 1562.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  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. 3.  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. 1. 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.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  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. 5.  Margery Berners was born on 30 Nov 1408 (daughter of Richard Berners and Philippe Dallingridge); died on 18 Dec 1475.
    Children:
    1. 2. 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. 6.  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. 7.  Elizabeth Cheyne (daughter of Lawrence Cheyne and Elizabeth Cokayne); died on 25 Sep 1473.

    Notes:

    Also spelled Cheney.

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


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Bourchier was born in 1374 in of Little Easton, Essex, England (son of William de Bourchier and Eleanor de Lovaine); died on 28 May 1420 in Troyes, Aube, Champagne-Ardenne, France; was buried in Llanthony Priory, outside Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.

    Notes:

    Constable of the Tower of London. In the year following Agincourt, Henry V created him Count of Eu, one of several countships Henry created in Normandy to cement his power in France.

    William married Anne of Gloucester. Anne (daughter of Thomas of Woodstock and Eleanor de Bohun) was born before 8 May 1383; died on 16 Oct 1438; was buried in Llanthony Priory, outside Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Anne of Gloucester was born before 8 May 1383 (daughter of Thomas of Woodstock and Eleanor de Bohun); died on 16 Oct 1438; was buried in Llanthony Priory, outside Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: Pleshey, Essex, England

    Children:
    1. 4. John Bourchier died on 16 May 1474; was buried in Chertsey Abbey, Surrey, England.

  3. 10.  Richard Berners was born about 1381 in of West Horsley, Surrey, England (son of James Berners and Anne Barew); died on 6 Aug 1412.

    Richard married Philippe Dallingridge. Philippe (daughter of Walter Dallingridge and Margaret Chamond) died on 2 Oct 1421. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Philippe Dallingridge (daughter of Walter Dallingridge and Margaret Chamond); died on 2 Oct 1421.
    Children:
    1. 5. Margery Berners was born on 30 Nov 1408; died on 18 Dec 1475.

  5. 12.  Philip Tilney was born about 1400 (son of Frederick Tilney and Margaret Rochford); died on 31 Oct 1453; was buried in Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Boston, Lincolnshire, England

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Lincolnshire, 1437-38. Alderman of the Corpus Christi Guild of Boston. After the death of his wife, he became a secular canon and prebendary at Lincoln Cathedral.

    Philip married Isabel Thorpe before 1 May 1417. Isabel (daughter of Edmund Thorpe, Mayor of Bordeaux and Joan Northwood) died on 10 Nov 1436. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Isabel Thorpe (daughter of Edmund Thorpe, Mayor of Bordeaux and Joan Northwood); died on 10 Nov 1436.
    Children:
    1. 6. Frederick Tilney was born about 1420 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England; died before 11 Nov 1446; was buried in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.

  7. 14.  Lawrence Cheyne was born about 1396 in of Fen Ditton, Cambridgeshire, England (son of William Cheyne and Katherine Pabenham); died on 31 Dec 1461; was buried in Barnwell Priory, Cambridgeshire, England.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire 1429-30, 1435-36. Knight of the shire for Cambridgeshire 1431, 1432, 1435, 1442.

    He and his wife Elizabeth Cheyne were great-great grandparents of Anne Boleyn (d. 1536).

    Lawrence married Elizabeth Cokayne. Elizabeth (daughter of John Cokayne and Ida Grey) died after 1438. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Elizabeth Cokayne (daughter of John Cokayne and Ida Grey); died after 1438.
    Children:
    1. 7. Elizabeth Cheyne died on 25 Sep 1473.