Sir John Pelham

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John Pelham, Knight

Birthplace: Laughton, Sussex, England
Death: Died in Canterbury, Kent, England
Place of Burial: Canterbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of John de Pelham and wife of John de Pelham
Husband of Joan Pelham
Father of Sir John Pelham

Occupation: Esquire of the body to John of Gaunt
Managed by: Marsha Gail (Kamish) Veazey
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About Sir John Pelham

Sir John Pelham, Knt., was one of the persons who took John, King of France,=y=Joan, da. of Vincent Herberts, alias Finch. prisoner, at the battle of Poictiers, 19th Sept. 30th Edward III. 1358; and, in memory of that king surrendering his sword, had the buckle of a belt for a badge of that honour; Esquire of the body of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, knighted 24th Edward III. 1368, bu. in Canterbury-cathedral.


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Laughton, Sussex, England
Age 40
Laughton, Sussex, England
Canterbury, Kent, England
Canterbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom