NameHumphrey VIII de Bohun Earl Of Essex
Birthabt 1276, Pleshy Castle, Essex, England
Death16 Mar 1321, Boroughbridge, York, England
BurialFriars Preachers Church, York, England
MotherMaud de Fiennes (~1253-~1321)
Misc. Notes
Humphrey de Bohun VIII, Earl of Hereford and Essex, was Constable of England; succeeded to Earldom in 1298; joined opposition to King Edward II. See article in Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1956 Edition, 3:791. Also see Humphrey X in this database, last of the male line (whose co-heiresses marry into the royal house).

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Birth7 Aug 1282, Rhuddlan Castle, Rhuddlan, Flintshire, Wales
Death5 May 1316, Quendon, Essex, England
Burial23 May 1316, Walden Abbey, Hertfordshire, England
MotherEleanor of Castile (1244-1290)
Marriage14 Nov 1302, Westminster, London, England
ChildrenMargaret (1311-1391)
 William (~1312-1360)
 Eleanor (<1304-1363)
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