Humphrey VII de Bohun 3rd Earl of Hereford & 2nd Earl of Essex
(Abt 1249-1298)
Maud de Fiennes
(Between 1236/1259-Bef 1298)
King Edward I of England
(1239-1307)
Eleanor of Castile, Countess of Ponthieu
(1241-1290)
Humphrey VIII de Bohun 4th Earl of Hereford & 3rd Earl of Essex
(Abt 1276-1322)
Elizabeth of Rhuddlan, Princess of England
(1282-1316)
Humphrey de Bohun 6th Earl of Hereford
(1309-1361)

 

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Humphrey de Bohun 6th Earl of Hereford 1

  • Born: 6 Dec 1309
  • Died: 15 Oct 1361, Pleshey Castle, Essex, England at age 51
  • Buried: Friars Augustine, London

  Research Notes:

From Wikipedia - Humphrey de Bohun, 6th Earl of Hereford :

Humphrey de Bohun, 6th Earl of Hereford, 5th Earl of Essex (6 December 1309 - 15 October 1361 ) was a Lord High Constable of England.

Lineage
He was born to Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford and Elizabeth Plantagenet and a younger brother of John de Bohun, 5th Earl of Hereford . He succeeded his elder brother as Earl of Hereford and Essex upon his death on 20 January 1336. He also succeeded John as the Lord High Constable of England , the seventh highest office of the State.

Death & Burial
After his death in Pleshey , Essex he was buried in Friars Augustine , London . The Earldoms of Hereford and Essex were passed to his nephew, Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford , the son of his younger brother William de Bohun, 1st Earl of Northampton , who predeceased him.


Sources


1 Wikipedia.org, Humphrey de Bohun, 6th Earl of Hereford; Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford.


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