Thomas Cobham, Sir, de jure 5th Baron Cobham
|Birthplace:||Lingfield, Surrey, England, United Kingdom|
|Death:||Died in Lingfield, Surrey, England, United Kingdom|
|Place of Burial:||Lingfield, Surrey, England, United Kingdom|
Son of Reginald de Cobham, 3rd Baron Cobham and Eleanore De Cobham
|Managed by:||Carole (Erickson) Pomeroy,Vol. C...|
About Thomas Cobham, Sir, de jure 5th Baron Cobham
Thomas Cobham, 5th Baron Cobham
Thomas Cobham, de jure 5th Baron Cobham (died 26 April 1471) of Sterborough Castle, and from 1460 de jure 5th Baron Cobham, was an English nobleman.
Sir Thomas was the second son of Reginald de Cobham, 3rd Baron Cobham de jure by his 1st wife wife Eleanor, daughter of Sir Thomas Culpeper. He succeeded to the family estates on the death, s.p., of his niece Margaret Neville, Countess of Westmorland (nee Cobham).
He married (2nd) Lady Anne Stafford (1446–c. 14 April 1472, bur Lingfield, Surrey), daughter of Humphrey Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Lady Anne Neville and widow (married firstly April 1460) of Aubrey Vere, JP (died beheaded Tower Hill, London, 20 February 1462, interred Austin Friars Church, London), son of John de Vere, 12th Earl of Oxford.
He died in 1471, without legitimate male issue, and was buried at Lingfield, Surrey. His will, dated 2 April 1471, was probated on 10 July 1471. His daughter, Anne, succeeded him as de jure 6th Baroness Cobham. Anne married Edward Burgh, 2nd Baron Burgh and the barony passed to her son, Thomas Burgh, 1st Baron Burgh de jure 7th Baron Cobham.
- Sir Thomas Cobham
- Birth: 1412 Lingfield, Surrey, England
- Death: Apr. 26, 1471 Lingfield, Surrey, England
- Sir Thomas was the second son of Reginald Cobham, 3rd Baron Cobham de jure and his first wife Eleanor Culpepper.
- He married Lady Anne Stafford, the daughter of Humphrey Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Lady Anne Neville. They were the parents of:
- Anne Cobham who married Edward Burgh, 2nd Baron Burgh.
- He died in 1471, without legitimate male issue, and was buried at Lingfield, Surrey. His will, dated 2 April 1471, was probated on 10 July 1471.
- Family links:
- Reginald Cobham (1382 - 1446)
- Eleanor Culpepper Cobham (____ - 1420)
- Anne de Stafford Cobham (1446 - 1472)*
- Eleanor Cobham (____ - 1452)*
- Thomas Cobham (1412 - 1471)
- Burial: St Peter and St Paul Churchyard, Lingfield, Tandridge District, Surrey, England
- From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=131820438
- HUMPHREY STAFFORD, 1ST DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM, was son of Edmund, fifth Earl of Stafford. His mother, Anne (d. 1438), was daughter and eventually sole heir of Thomas, Duke of Gloucester (d.1397), youngest .... etc.
- Buckingham married Anne, daughter of Ralph Neville, first Earl of Westmorland. She was godmother of the unfortunate Prince Edward .... etc.
- The five daughters were: 1. Anne, who married, first, Aubrey de Vere, heir-apparent of the Lancastrian earl of Oxford, who was executed with his father in 1462; secondly, Sir Thomas Cobham of Sterborough (d.1471); she died in 1472. 2. Joanna, .... etc.
- From: http://www.luminarium.org/encyclopedia/humphreystafford1.htm
- A Genealogical History of the Dormant: Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct ... By Sir Bernard Burke
- HUMPHREY DE STAFFORD, 7th baron, and 6th Earl of Stafford, who, .... etc. His wife was the Lady Anne Nevill, dau. of Ralph, 1st Earl of Westmoreland, by whom (who m. 2ndly, Walter Blount, Lord Mountjoy,) he had issue,
- I. HUMPHREY, Earl of Stafford, .... etc.
- I. Anne, m. 1st, to Aubrey de Vere, son and heir-apparent of John, 12th Earl of Oxford, and 2ndly, to Sir Thomas, son of Reginald, Lord Cobham, of Sterborough.
- II. Joane, .... etc.
- .... It would appear that Hugh lost his possessions about 1395 by his outlawry, (fn. 24) and they reverted to the Crown. The king made a fresh grant of them to Reginald Lord Cobham of Sterborough, who held a court in 1401. (fn. 25) The manor descended to his son Reginald Lord Cobham, (fn. 26) who died in 1446. His granddaughter Margaret (daughter of his eldest son Reginald), who succeeded him, (fn. 27) died without issue about 1460, and her husband Ralph Earl of Westmorland in 1485. The manor came to Anne daughter of Thomas second son of Reginald Lord Cobham, the wife of Sir Edward Burgh, and it descended to their son Thomas Lord Burgh, who died seised of King's Walden in 1551. (fn. 28) .... etc.
- From: 'Parishes: King's Walden', A History of the County of Hertford: volume 3 (1912), pp. 33-37. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=43574&strquery=cobham Date accessed: 31 July 2014.
- Sir Reginald Cobham, 3rd Lord Cobham1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
- M, b. 1381
- Father Sir Reynold Cobham, 2nd Lord Cobham10,11 b. c 1348, d. 6 Jul 1403
- Mother Eleanor Maltravers10,11 b. c 1345, d. 12 Jan 1405
- Sir Reginald Cobham, 3rd Lord Cobham was born in 1381 at of Sterborough Castle, Lingfield, Surrey, England.7 He married Eleanor Culpepper, daughter of Sir Thomas Colepeper, Sheriff of Kent and Eleonor Green, circa 1400; They had 2 sons (Sir Reynold & Sir Thomas) and 2 daughters (Elizabeth, wife of Richard, Lord Strange, & of Sir Roger Kynaston; & Eleanor, wife of Humphrey Plantagenet, Duke of Gloucester).3,4,6,7,8,9 Sir Reginald Cobham, 3rd Lord Cobham married Anne Bardolf, daughter of Sir Thomas Bardolf, 5th Lord Bardolf and Avice Cromwell, circa 9 July 1422; They had no issue.4,5,7 Sir Reginald Cobham, 3rd Lord Cobham left a will on 12 August 1446; Requested burial at Lingfield, Surrey.7
- Family 1 Eleanor Culpepper b. c 1383, d. b 9 Jul 1422
- Sir Reynold de Cobham, 4th Lord Cobham+
- Elizabeth Cobham+12,6,7,9 d. 10 Dec 1453
- Sir Thomas Cobham, 5th Baron Cobham+13 d. 26 Apr 1471
- Eleanor Cobham2,14,7,8 b. c 1400, d. 7 Jul 1452
- Family 2 Anne Bardolf b. 24 Jun 1389, d. 6 Nov 1453
- 1.[S8529] Unknown author, The Complete Peerage, by Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 354; Burke's Peerage, 1938, p. 2339.
- 2.[S11575] The Lineage and Ancestry of H.R.H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, by Gerald Paget, Vol. I, p. 27.
- 3.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 41-42.
- 4.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 32.
- 5.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 105.
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- 8.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 550-551.
- 9.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 125-126.
- 10.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 31.
- 11.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 523-524.
- 12.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 693-694.
- 13.[S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 355.
- 14.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 434.
- From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p915.htm#i27484