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Saturday, May 15, 2010

Bond 237672 & 237673

237672. Sir John Champernowne & 237673. Margaret Courtenay {Bond}

1457, John born in England, heir & s/o 475344. William Champernoun & 475345. Elizabeth Chuderlegh.

1459, Margaret born in England, d/o 475346. Sir Philip Courtney & 475347. Elizabeth ?.

1464, John age 6 when his father died.

1475-6, “Champernoun, John. Warw, Leics, Northants, Lincs, Devon.” (S) UKNA.

1493-1500, “John Bonaunter, priest v. John Champernon, esquire.: Detention of deeds relating to a messuage and land in Chyderlegh.: Devon.” (S) UKNA.

12/17/1501, “Debtor: John Champernowne of Modbury in [Ermington Hundred] Devon, knight. Creditor: Robert Rigmayden, yeoman. Amount: 100m.” (S) UKNA.

4/30/1503, John, knt. of Modbury, Devon, died at Aston-Rowant, Oxfordshire; buried at St. George in Modbury. [IPM 1507-8.]

Margaret married 2nd John West.

1536, Margaret died.

(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P273. (S) A Gen. and Heraldic … Commoners, Burke, 1835, P271. (S) Royal Descents and Pedigrees, Burke, 1864.

Child of John and Margaret:

i. Philip Champernowne (118836), born ~1479 in England.