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John de Cobham

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  • Name John de Cobham  [1
    Born of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 1355  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I5006  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2018 

    Father Henry de Cobham,   b. Abt 1260, of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1339, Hatch Beauchamp, Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Maud de Morville 
    Married Bef 30 Jun 1285  [3, 5, 6
    Family ID F5104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joan de Beauchamp,   b. of Hatch Beauchamp, Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1342 
    Married 1314  [2
    Children 
    +1. Joan de Cobham,   b. of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 15 May 1357
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F817  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "[K]nighted before 1326/7; M.P. for Kent, 1326/7, 1330, 1332, 1335, 1335/6, and 1336/7, Constable of Rochester, jointly with his father, for their lives, 1334.; Admiral of the Fleet from the Thames Westward 1335. He was summoned to a Council, 12 September and 12 November 1342, and to Parliament from 24 November 1350 to 15 March 1355, by writs directed Johanni de Cobham. In 1354 he received, doubtless for his military prowess, the dignity of Banneret, with an annuity of 100 marks to support the same." [Complete Peerage]

  • 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.

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

    3. [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.

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

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

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