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Katherine Champernown (Daubeney)

Also Known As: "Katherine /Daubney/", "Chapernowne", "Champernoun", "Champernon"
Birthplace: Devon, England
Death: 1418 (53-63)
Modbury, Devon, England
Place of Burial: Devon, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Giles Daubeney, Knt., of Barrington and Alianore ‘Eleanor’ Daubeney
Wife of Sir Richard Champernon, Knight and Sheriff of Devonshire and Alexander Champernon
Mother of Hugh Champernowne; Sir Richard Champernowne, Kt.; John Champerknowne of Insworth and Margaret Hill
Sister of William Daubeney; Thomas Daubeney; Matilda Dabeney, dame Latimer and Giles Daubeney, 4th Baron Daubeney

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About Katherine Champernown

Another name for Katherine is Katherine d’Aubigné.



Richard Champernon married, 2ndly to Katherine, apparently the daughter of that Sir Giles Daubeny, who was the 3rd Baron Daubeny, of Kilmersdon, Somersetshire, who died 24 June 1386, and his wife Eleanor Wyllington, herself a Champernoun descendant, though a daughter is named among their children in Lord Hylton's Notes on the History of the Parish of Kilmersdon [Taunton, 1910]. < GoogleBooks >

Children (by 2nd wife):

  • 12. Richard Champernoun, m. Isabel Bonville.
  • 13. John Champernoun, Margaret Hamley.
  • 14. Margaret Champernoun, m. Robert Hill.
  • 'Katherine Daubeney1,2,3,4
  • F
  • Father Sir Giles Daubeney, Sheriff of Bedford & Buckingham2,3,4 b. c 1335, d. 24 Jun 1386
  • Mother Alianore de Wylyngton2,3 d. 6 Aug 1400
  • ' Katherine Daubeney was born at of South Petherton, Lincolnshire, England. She married Sir Richard Champernoun, Sheriff of Devonshire, son of Sir Thomas Champernoun and Eleanor Rohaut, before 13 August 1394; They had 3 sons (Richard, John, & Hugh) and 2 daughters (Margaret, wife of Robert Hill; & Elizabeth).2,3,4 Katherine Daubeney was buried before 1419 at Dodbrook, Devonshire, England.3
  • 'Family Sir Richard Champernoun, Sheriff of Devonshire b. 29 Jun 1344
  • Children
    • ◦Margaret Champernon+2
    • ◦John Champernon+ d. a 1445
    • ◦Sir Richard Champernon+5,4 b. c 1392, d. 20 Jan 1420
  • Citations
  • 1.[S7079] Unknown author, Wallop Family, p. 190.
  • 2.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 196-197.
  • 3.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 411.
  • 4.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 59.
  • 5.[S11577] Unknown author, Burke's Commoners, Vol. II, p., p. 272.
  • http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1234.htm#...
  • ____
  • 'Catherine DAUBENEY
  • 'Born: ABT 1365, Devonshire, England
  • Father: Giles DAUBENEY (3º B. Daubeney)
  • Mother: Alianore De WILLINGTON
  • 'Married: Richard CHAMPERNOWNE of Modbury (Sir) ABT 1391
  • Children:
    • 1. Richard CHAMPERNOWNE of Modbury (Sir)
    • 2. John CHAMPERNOWNE
    • 3. Hugh CHAMPERNOWNE
    • 4. Margaret CHAMPERNOWNE
  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/DAUBENEY.htm#Catherine DAUBENEY1


  1. http://cybergata.com/roots/8957.htm cites
    1. 193 GEN-MEDIEVAL/soc.genealogy.medieval, GEN-MEDIEVAL soc.genealogy.medieval. Maude, dame Latimer, names these family members in her will: … "sister Chambernon" …
      1. The register of Edmund Stafford, (A. D. 1395-1419) : an index and abstract of its contents. by Catholic Church. Diocese of Exeter. Bishop (1395-1419 : Stafford); Hingeston, F. C. (Francis Charles), 1833-1910 (Publication date 1886). Page 415-416. < Archive.Org > Will of Matilda Latymer, 1416. “… To her "sister Chambernon " a dress of green colour, and her mantles furred with ermine.3 … 3 " Manticas furratas cum ermyn."“
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Katherine Champernown's Timeline

Devon, England
Modbury, Devonshire, England
Probably Modbury, Devon, England
January 1, 1394
Insworth, Devonshire, England (United Kingdom)
Modbury, Devon, England (United Kingdom)
Age 58
Modbury, Devon, England
Dodbrooke, Devon, England (United Kingdom)