Person:William de Bohun (1)

William de Bohun, 1st Earl of Northampton
d.16 Sep 1360
Facts and Events
Name William de Bohun, 1st Earl of Northampton
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1312 Chelveston-cum-Caldecot, Northamptonshire, EnglandHouse of Bohun
Marriage abt 1335 to Elizabeth de Badlesmere, Countess of Northampton
Marriage License 1335 to Elizabeth de Badlesmere, Countess of Northampton
Alt Death[3] 16 Sep 1350
Death[1] 16 Sep 1360
Ancestral File Number HK72-P9
Alt Death[2] 1370
Burial[1] Walden Abbey, Saffron Walden, Essex, England


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William de Bohun, 1st Earl of Northampton, KG (c. 1312 – 16 September 1360) was an English nobleman and military commander.

Peerage of England
New Creation 1st Earl of Northampton
1337-1360
Humphrey de Bohun
1360-1373
his son
In abeyance
Restored
Henry IV of England
1384-1399
his grandson-in-law
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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 WILLIAM de Bohun, son of HUMPHREY [VIII] de Bohun Earl of Hereford and Essex & his wife Elizabeth of England (Caldecot [1312]-16 Sep 1360, bur Walden Abbey, Essex), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  2. Abbey of Walden, in Essex no. 1, in Dugdale, William; Henry J Ellis; Bulkeley Bandinel; Roger Dodsworth; and John Caley. Monasticon Anglicanum: a history of the abbies and other monasteries, hospitals, frieries and cathedral and collegiate churches, with their dependencies, in England and Wales, also of such Scotch, Irish, and French monasteries as were any manner connected with religious houses in England. (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, 1817-1830), Vol. 4, page 141.

    Anno Domini mccclxx, obiit Willielmus de Boun, comes Northamptoniae, cujus corpus sepelitur in parte boreali presbyterii nostri. Et Elizabeth uxor ejus sepelitur Lundoniae in ecclesia fratrum praedictorum ante majus altare.

  3. Lanthony Abbey no. 2, in Dugdale, William; Henry J Ellis; Bulkeley Bandinel; Roger Dodsworth; and John Caley. Monasticon Anglicanum: a history of the abbies and other monasteries, hospitals, frieries and cathedral and collegiate churches, with their dependencies, in England and Wales, also of such Scotch, Irish, and French monasteries as were any manner connected with religious houses in England. (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, 1817-1830), Vol. 6, pt. 1, page 135..

    Willielmus de Bohun supradictus, quem rex Edwardus tertius, post mortem praedicti Johannis fratis sui, fecit comitem Northamtoniae, desponsavit Elizabetham filiam domini Bartholomei de Badlesmere, quae fuit prius desponsata domino Edmundo Mortuomari; de quorum exitu postea plene declaratur: tamen de dictis Willielmo et Elizabetha, procreati fuerunt unus filius, nomine Humfredus undecimus, et una filia, nomine Elizabetha.
    .....Willielmus de Bohun, antedictus comes Northamtoniae, et constabularius Angliae, moriebatur xvi. die Septembris, anno Domini MCCCCL. et sepultus est apud Waldene: post ejus mortem haereditas comitatus Northamptoniae descendebat Humfredo undecimo de Bohun, filo suo.