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Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Arundel

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Derby, Derbyshire, England
Death: Died in Arundel, Sussex, England
Place of Burial: Lewes Priory, Lewes, East Sussex, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William de Bohun, 1st Earl of Northampton and Elizabeth de Badlesmere, Countess of Northampton
Wife of Richard FitzAlan, 11th Earl of Arundel
Mother of Eleanor de FitzAlan, of Arundel; Elizabeth FitzAlan, Duchess of Norfolk; Lady Joan Elizabeth 1st Baroness of Bergavenny Beauchamp, Baroness Bergavenny; Alice FitzAlan, Lady Cherleton; William FitzAlan and 2 others
Sister of Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford
Half sister of Roger de Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March; John de Mortimer; Wales de Mortimer and Cecily de Mortimer

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About Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Arundel

"Lady Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Arundel, Countess of Surrey (c. 1350 – 3 April 1385) was a member of the Anglo-Norman Bohun family, which wielded much power in the Welsh Marches and the English government. She was the first wife of Richard FitzAlan, 4th Earl of Arundel, Earl of Surrey, (1346- 21 September 1397 Tower Hill, Cheapside, London), a powerful English nobleman and military commander in the reigns of Edward III and Richard II. She was the mother of seven of his children, and as the wife of one of the most powerful nobles in the realm, enjoyed much prestige and took precedence over most of the other peers' wives."

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[S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 39. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

[S4] #11232 The Genealogist (1980-), Association for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, (New York: Organization for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, 1980-), FHL book 929.105 G286n., vol. 6 no. 1 p. 198.

[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, pages 24, 244-246. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 78. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

[S16] #894 Cahiers de Saint-Louis (1976), Louis IX, Roi de France, (Angers: J. Saillot, 1976), FHL book 944 D22ds., vol. 2 p. 69, 95.

[S25] #798 The Wallop Family and Their Ancestry, Watney, Vernon James, (4 volumes. Oxford: John Johnson, 1928), FHL book Q 929.242 W159w; FHL microfilm 1696491 it., vol. 1 p. 107, vol. 2 p. 320.

[S47] #688 Collectanea topographica et genealogica (1834-1843), (8 volumes. London: J.B. Nichols, 1834-1843), FHL book 942 B2ct; FHL microfilms 496,953 item 3 a., vol. 6 p. 16.

"1 wife Elizabeth, dau. of William de Bohun, Earl of Northampton, and sister to Humphrey Earl of Hereford; mar. in 1359: ob. 3 Feb 1385; bur. at Lewes."

[S49] Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, (Periodical. Chobham, Surrey, England: Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2005- Published twice yearly.), vol. 1 no. 4 2004 p. 257.

[S50] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Weis, Frederick Lewis, (Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc. Baltimore, Maryland. 2004 8th Edition.), 974 D2w 2004., p. 22 Line 15:30.

[S53] #3945 The Visitations of Yorkshire in the Years 1563 and 1564, Made by William Flower, Esquire, Norroy King of Arms (1881), Flower, William, (Publications of the Harleian Society: Visitations, volume 16. London: [Harleian Society], 1881), FHL book 942 B4h volume 16; FHL microfilm 162,050 ., vol. 16 p. 337.

[S59] #765 The Hundred of Launditch and Deanery of Brisley in the County of Norfolk: Evidences and Topographical Notes from Public Records, Heralds Visitations, Wills, Court Rolls (1877-1879), Carthew, George Alfred, (3 volumes. Norwich: [s.n.], 1877-79 (Norwich: Miller and Leavins)), FHL book 942.61 H2c; FHL microfilm 990,425 item 1., vol. 1 p. 16.

[S68] #673 The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (1846-), (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1846-), FHL book 974 B2ne; CD-ROM No 33 Parts 1-9; See FHL., vol. 108 p. 173.

[S76] #1008 Sussex Archaeological Collections: Illustrating History and Antiquities of the County (1848-), (Haywards Heath: Sussex Archaeological Society, 1848-), FHL book 942.25 B2ac., vol. 41 p. 79.

[S266] #379 [7th edition, 1992] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Who Came to America Before 1700 (7th edition, 1992), Weis, Frederick Lewis, (7th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c1992), FHL book 974 D2w 1992., p. 19 line 15:31.

[S347] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-century Colonists: the Descent from the Later Plantagenet Kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III, of Emigrants from England and Wales to the North American Colonies Before 1701 (2nd ed., 1999), Faris, David, (2nd edition. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999), FHL book 973 D2fp., p. 144 FITZ ALAN:12.

[S394] #230 [5th edition, 1999] The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215 (5th edition, 1999), Adams, Arthur, (5th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1999), FHL book 973 D2aa 1999., p. 27 line 19:7.

[S646] Ancestors of American presidents, Roberts, Gary Boyd,, (Boston, Massachusetts : New England Historic Genealogical Society, c2009), 973 D2r 2009., p. 337.

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Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Arundel's Timeline

1350
1350
Derby, Derbyshire, England
1354
1354
Age 4
Arundel, Sussex, England
1359
September 28, 1359
Age 9
Derbyshire, England
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Arundel, Sussex, England
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Arundel, Sussex, England
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Arundel, Sussex, , England
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Age 28
Arundel, West Sussex, England, United Kingdom
1381
October 13, 1381
Age 31
Arundel, Sussex, England
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1382
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Arundel, Sussex, England
1385
April 3, 1385
Age 35
Arundel, Sussex, England