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Henry de Bodrugan

Also Known As: "Henry de Trenowth"
Birthplace: Bodrugan, Saint Goran, Cornwall , England
Death: before November 14, 1331
Tregerien Manor, Cornwall, , England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Otto de Bodrugan, Lord of Trevelyn and Margaret Champernoun
Husband of Isabel de Willington
Brother of Otes Bodrugan; Joan Whalesborough; Sir Nicholas Bodrugan, of Nythway and Gorrans; William Bodrugan, Kt.; Sibella (de Bodrugan) de Cornwall and 2 others

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About Henry de Bodrugan

Henry was heir to his father Otto and aged 21 years and more in 1331 [b. abt 1310].

His death date is not recorded. He died three weeks after the death of his father and before 14 November 1331, when the writ for his IPM is dated.


  1. Isabel de WHALESBOROUGH (1312-1363) on Dec 1324 in Bodrugan, Cornwall, England. Called "Isabell, the daughter of Sir John Whalesborow", she married Sir Henry de WILINGTON Knight (1309-1379) secondly.

He died without surviving issue. His heir was his brother William.


Henry Bodrigan, son and heir [of Sir Otes], aged over 21 at his father's death. He m. before 13 Jan 1328, Isabel, but d. s.p.m., 3 weeks after his father, and before he had obtained seizin. His widow had dower 10 Mar 1331/2. [Complete Peerage, II:199]

d.s.p.m. - [Latin] descessit sine parole mascula; died without male issue

From ['Parishes: St Gennys - Gwithian', Magna Britannia: volume 3: Cornwall (1814), pp. 112-130. URL:]

"The manor of Bodrugan or Bodrigan belonged to an ancient family of that name, who held it under the Champernowns. This family became extinct in the male line of its elder branch, about the year 1330. ..."


  • 1 Cokayne, George Edward, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910.), 2:199, Los Angeles Public Library, 929.721 C682.
  • 2 Maclean, John, The Parochial and Family History of the Deanery of Trigg Minor, in the County of Cornwall (London: Nichols & Son, 1873-1879.), 1:555, Family History Library, 942.37 K2ma.
  • 3 Whetter, James, The Bodrugans: A Study of a Cornish Medieval Knightly Family (Cornwall: Lyfrow Trelyspen, 1995.), pp. 10, 42.
  • 4 Hull, P. L., "Thomas Chiverton's Book of Obits," Devon & Cornwall Notes & Queries 33:6 (Spring 1976), p. 190, Family History Library, 942.3 B2d.
  • 5 Cokayne, G., CP, 2:199.
  • 6 Hull, P., Devon & Cornwall Notes & Queries 33:6, p. 190.


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Henry de Bodrugan's Timeline

Bodrugan, Saint Goran, Cornwall , England
November 14, 1331
Age 21
Tregerien Manor, Cornwall, , England
Age 21
Gorrans, Cornwall, England