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John de Cobham, 2nd Baron Cobham
b.bef 1304
d.24 Feb 1354/5
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Name John de Cobham, 2nd Baron Cobham
Alt Name Sir John de Cobham, 2nd Lord Cobham (of Kent)
Gender Male
Birth[2] bef 1304
Marriage Abt 1308 Of, Stoke-Sub-Hamdon, Somersetshire, Englandto Joan Beauchamp
Death[2][1] 24 Feb 1354/5
Ancestral File Number 9G4Z-ZN


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John de Cobham, 2nd Baron Cobham (died 1355) was an English nobleman. He was the second baron of the family of Cobhams of Cobham. He married Joan of Beauchamp, daughter of John Lord Beauchamp; after her death, he married one Agnes Stone of Dartford.[1]

In 1320 he became Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports and constable of Dover Castle, succeeding his father in both positions. In 1334 he was appointed, along with his father, constable of Rochester Castle. The following year he was made Admiral for the region west of the Thames. After 1350, he served in Parliament for districts in Kent. He died in 1355.

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References
  1. John de Cobham, 2nd Baron Cobham (of Kent), in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Sir John de Cobham, 2nd Lord Cobham (of Kent), in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.