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Thursday, December 22, 2011
G25: 30422274 Mohun-Segrave
30422274. Sir John de Mohun &
30422275. Christian de Segrave
~1295, John born in Ireland, heir & s/o 60844548. John de
Mohun & 60844549. Ada Tiptoft.
~1283, Christian born in England, d/o 4997378. John de Segrave
& 4997379. Christian de Plesey.
8/1304 at Weymuster, John de Segrave lord of Segrave, and John
de Mohun, lord of Dunsterre, agreed that John de Mohun, eldest son of the
latter is to marry Christiana, daughter of the former, who is to dower … 100
marks a year … to be given back to John de Mohun the father, for the
maintenance of John and Christinana.John de Mohun the father, after his death, shall leave … 600£ a year …
John de Segrave shall pay John de Mohun the father 400£ sterling, … Witnesses:
Payn Tibetoft, … Nicholas de Segrave, … Stephen de Segrave, knights, … (S)
5/1305, John contracted to marry Christian; bringing a marriage
dower of £400.
7/7/1307, Edward II became king on the death of his father.
3/16/1322, John at the battle of Boroughbridge; a battle of
Thomas, Earl of Lancaster and the Marcher Lords, against King Edward II and the
Despensers. [John bore the arms of his father at the battle.]
Aft. 6/17/1324, John married 2nd Sybilla, widow
of Henry de Urtiaco, for a fine of 12 marks. (S) Proceedings, Somersetshire,
V42, P46. 2/1/1327 at Westminster, Edward III, age 14, crowned king of
Bef. 4/19/1329, John, knight of Dunster, Somerset died before his
father in the wars in Scotland; buried in the Grey Friars church at York. (S) CPRs.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P169. (S) Britannia Biographies. (S)
The Archaeological Journal, 1880, P73.
Children of John and Christian:
i. Sir John de
Mohun, born 1320 in England.
John married Joan, d/o Bartholomew de Burghershe.
1342-1373, John, Lord of Dunster, summoned to parliament.
1375, John died. (S) Mistress of the Monarchy, Weir, P178.
i. Margaret Mohun (15211137), born ~1325 in England.