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Robert Bourchier

Male - 1349


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  • Name Robert Bourchier 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 12 Mar 1349 and 18 Aug 1349  [1, 2
    Buried Halstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I14321  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS
    Last Modified 28 May 2018 

    Father John Bousser,   d. Between Jul 1329 and Oct 1330 
    Mother Helen Colchester 
    Married 1302  [2
    Family ID F8939  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Prayers 
    Married Bef 1349  [2
    Children 
    +1. William de Bourchier,   d. 1375
    Last Modified 28 May 2018 
    Family ID F8927  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also called Robert Bousser. Administrator, soldier, and diplomat. First layman to hold the post of chancellor of England. Probably died of the plague.

      Knight of the shire for Essex in 1328-29, 1330, 1332, and 1339.

  • Sources 
    1. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008., year only.

    2. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004-ongoing).