Sir John Petit, Lord of Trenerth

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John Petit, Kt.

Also Known As: "Lord Of Trenerth"
Birthplace: Philleigh, Cornwall, , England
Death: 1363 (35-44)
Immediate Family:

Son of John le Petit and Isabella Heligan
Husband of Joanna Carminow
Father of Michael Petit
Half brother of Maria Matherdarva/ Matherderva

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About Sir John Petit, Lord of Trenerth

John le Petit

  • Birth: Circa 1323 - Ardevora-Philleigh, Cornwall, England
  • Death: 1363
  • Parents: John le Petit, Isabella Heligan
  • Siblings: Joanna Petitt, Amicia Petitt
  • Wife: Johanna Carminow
  • Children: Michael Petit, Gilbert Petitt


Sir John Petit married Joan daughter of Oliver Caminowe, not Margaret daughter of Thomas Caminowe. That error has come from an unreliable version of the Petit pedigree published in the Visitation of Cornwall 1620.

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  • Page 276 "Petit" in The visitation of the county of Cornwall, in the year 1620 by Saint-George, Henry, Sir, 1581-1644; Lennard, Samson, d. 1633. cn; Vivian, John Lambrick, 1830-1896, ed; Drake, Henry Holman, joint ed; College of Arms (Great Britain) cn Published 1874
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Philleigh, Cornwall, , England
Philleigh, Cornwall, England
Age 40