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John de Cobham

Male Abt 1229 - Bef 1300  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name John de Cobham 
    Born Abt 1229  of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth Abt 1240  [2
    Died Bef 30 Mar 1300  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Buried Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Person ID I9859  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2018 

    Father John de Cobham,   b. of Cobham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1251 
    Mother Maud Fitz Benedict 
    Family ID F1806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joan de Septvans,   b. Abt 1245,   d. Bef 1298  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1258  [7
    Children 
    +1. John Cobham,   b. of Blackborough, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 27 Dec 1335
    +2. 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)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F5851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sheriff of Kent 1258-61.

      Fought for Simon de Montfort at the siege of Rochester castle in 1264.

      Justice itinerant and of the Common Pleas, 1267-68 and 1270-71. Justice of the King's bench, 1271. Justice itinerant in Middlesex, 1273-74. Serjeant-at-Law, Justice itinerant in Middlesex, Justice of the King's Bench, and a Baron of the Exchequer, 1275. Constable of the castle and city of Rochester for life, 1279-80.

  • Sources 
    1. [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.

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

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

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

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

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

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