John De BOHUN
- Born: 23 Nov 1306, St Clements, Oxon, England
- Married: Abt 1325
- Died: 20 Jan 1335-1336
Ancestral File Number: 84ZR-WC.
A History of the Plantagenets, Vol III, The Three Edwards, Thomas B Costain, 1958, Doubleday & Co
p255: "...[Philippa] had been prepared for a rather barren welcome because her young husband was still in the north over the Scottish troubles and both the queen and her devoted Mortimer had also ridden to York to have a hand in the negotiations. On December 23, 1327, she reached London, where a rousing reception was accorded her...Leaving at once, escorted by the constable of England, John Bohun, Earl of Hereford, the bridal party made slow progress over snowbound roads..."
p276: "...The earls of Lancaster and Herefore, the leading figures in the baronage, had been forbidden to find lodgings in the town and were compelled to seek quarters at some distance in the country. It was almost as though the guilty pair [Isabella and Mortimer], knowing retribution to be close at hand, were throwing caution to the winds in a willingness to provoke it..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 84ZR-WC.
John married Alice FITZ ALAN about 1325.