John de Bohun, III

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John de Bohun, III

Birthplace: Wales, United Kingdom
Death: 1480 (79-81)
England, (Present UK)
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John de Bohun, II, Lord of Midhurst and Anne (Halsham) de Bohan
Husband of Avelina de Ros
Father of Geoffrey de Bohun, I
Brother of Sir Humphrey de Bohun, Sheriff of Essex & Hertfordshire; Sir William De Bohun; unknown Sandys; Beatrice de Bohun; Edmond Bohun and 6 others
Half brother of John Bohun

Occupation: Alleged eighth-generation ancestor of Daniel Boone, had no titles. goes to Wales as Knight under de Braose landholder.
Managed by: Pam Wilson
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About John de Bohun, III

alt death date: July 19, 1469

John Bohun/Avelina de Ros Reported to be step-siblings. Secondary sources, however, indicate that their mother was Anne Halsham, making them half- siblings. Whatever the case, it is clear that they were married to one another. John, as a younger son, had no inherited title and moved to Wales. (from Gary Lavergne)

-as younger son, no inherited title, goes to Wales sessein knight under deBraose

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------- De BOHUN of Midhurst (Sir)3

John De BOHUN of Midhurst (Sir)

Notes: Some sources says that Avelina was dau. of Sir Robert Ros of Rockingham Castle, Northants., who married Anne Halsham as second wife, so Avelina was his step-sister.

Father: John De BOHUN of Midhurst (Sir)

Mother: Anne HALSHAM

Married: Avelina De ROS


1. Humphrey De BOHUN of Midhurst (Sir)

2. Geoffrey BOHUN


As younger son, he inheirited no titles. He married his step-sister.

John Bohun, as younger son of Sir John DeBohun , had noinherited title. He went to Wales as a sessein knig ht under one of theDeBraose land holders.

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John de Bohun, III's Timeline

Wales, United Kingdom
Age 50
Penmynydd, Isle of Anglesey, Wales
Age 80
England, (Present UK)