William Bonville, KG, 1st Baron Bonville

Is your surname Bonville?

Research the Bonville family

William Bonville, KG, 1st Baron Bonville's Geni Profile

Records for William Bonville

44,471 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

William Bonville, KG

Also Known As: "Bonneville", "Bobville", "Boniville"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Shute, Devon, England
Death: Died in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England
Cause of death: Beheaded
Immediate Family:

Son of John Bonville and Elizabeth Bonville, Heiress of Chewton
Husband of Margaret Bonville and Elizabeth Bonville
Partner of Isabel Kirkby and Margaret Merriet
Father of John Bonville; Lady Philippa Grenville (Bonville); William Bonville; Elizabeth Talboys; Margaret Courtenay and 1 other
Brother of Isabelle Champernowne and Sir Thomas Bonville, Kt.
Half brother of Hugh Stukeley and Roger Stukeley

Occupation: 1st Lord Bonville, Knight of the Garter, English Nobleman, solder, and aministrator, http://www.thepeerage.com/p13755.htm#i137545, 1st Baron of Bonville
Managed by: Brian Taylor
Last Updated:

About William Bonville, KG, 1st Baron Bonville

Family and Education

There are three possible birth dates for William Bonville, 12 Aug. 1391, 30 Sep. 1391, and 31 Aug. 1392. CP, ii. 218-19 is incorrect in giving Bonville’s date of birth as 30 Aug. 1393.

1 s. of John Bonville (d.v.p. 1396, 1st s. of Sir William Bonville I*) by Elizabeth, da. and h. of John Fitzroger of Chewton-Mendip. m. (1) c.1414, Margaret (d. aft. 1426), da. of Reynold, Lord Grey of Ruthin, 1s. 3da.; (2) bef. Oct. 1430, Elizabeth (d. 24 Oct. 1471), da. of Edward Courtenay, earl of Devon, by Maud, da. of Thomas, Lord Camoys, wid. of John, Lord Harington of Aldingham in Furness and Porlock, Som. 1s. illegit. suc. gdfa. Feb. 1408; mother Apr. 1414. Kntd. c.1416; cr. Lord Bonville of Chewton 10 Mar. 1449; KG 8 Feb. 1461. d. 18 Feb. 1461.

Biography

History of Parliament Online

Links

view all 29

William Bonville, KG, 1st Baron Bonville's Timeline

1391
August 12, 1391

William was born and baptised at Shute on 12 Aug. 1391 and was aged 21 on 12 Aug. 1413.

September 30, 1391
Shute, Devon, England

William Bonevyle, son of John, his son, is next heir, and was aged 16 years and more on 30 Sept. last [1407].

1392
August 31, 1392

William son of John son of William Bonevyle, knight, was born at Shute and baptised there on 31 Aug. 1392 about the hour of vespers.

1405
1405
Age 13
Stowe, Cornwall, England
1418
1418
Age 26
Chewton, Somerset, England
1420
1420
Age 28
Shute, Devonshire, England
1425
1425
Age 33
Powderham, Devon, England
1425
Age 33
1427
October 9, 1427
Age 36
Probably Powderham, Devon, England
1435
1435
Age 43