Nielsen Hayden genealogy

Henry de Cobham

Male Abt 1260 - 1339  (~ 79 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Henry de Cobham 
    Born Abt 1260  of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Aug 1339  Hatch Beauchamp, Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6
    Buried Stoke-under-Hamden, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I11395  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2018 

    Father John de Cobham,   b. Abt 1229, of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 30 Mar 1300  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Joan de Septvans,   b. Abt 1245,   d. Bef 1298  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1258  [7
    Family ID F5851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maud de Morville 
    Married Bef 30 Jun 1285  [2, 8, 9
    Children 
    +1. John de Cobham,   b. of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1355
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F5104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "[H]ad livery of his father's lands 10 May 1300, being then aged 40, in which year (as again 1311-15) he was in the expedition to Scotland; Constable of Rochester, for life, 1303/4; as 'Henry de Cobham junior' he was Constable of Dover Castle, and Warden of the Cinque Ports, 1315-16. He was summoned to Parliament from 8 January 1312/3, to 22 January 1335/6, by writs directed Henrico de Cobham, whereby he is held to have become Lord Cobham. He sided with Edward II against the rebellious Barons, and presided at Canterbury at the arraignment of Lord Badlesmere as a traitor in 1322. Governor of Tonbridge Castle, 1324." [Complete Peerage]

  • Sources 
    1. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here., date only.

    2. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013.

    3. [S1128] Doug Smith, 9 Nov 2004, post to soc.genealogy.medieval., date only.

    4. [S804] Charles Fitch-Northen, "The Trowbridge Ancestry." The Genealogist 9:3, Spring 1988.

    5. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.

    6. [S1128] Doug Smith, 9 Nov 2004, post to soc.genealogy.medieval.

    7. [S1163] J. G. Waller, "The Lords of Cobham, Their Monuments, and the Church." Archaeologia Cantiana XI:49, 1877.

    8. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here., year only.

    9. [S1128] Doug Smith, 9 Nov 2004, post to soc.genealogy.medieval., year only.