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Sir Richard IV Champernoun Modbury
(Abt 1390-1419)
Isabel Bonville
(-After 1421)
John Bois of Wood
Hugh Champernoun
Alice Bois
William Champernoun
(Abt 1438-1464)


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Elizabeth Chuderlegh

William Champernoun

  • Born: Abt 1438, Modbury, Kingsbridge, Devon, England 821
  • Marriage: Elizabeth Chuderlegh 821
  • Died: 7 Oct 1464, England about age 26 821

bullet  Information about this person:

• Background Information. 160
Weis's Ancestral Roots. 51:37, Margaret Courtenay, m. Sir John Champernoun, of Modbury, son of William Champernoun, by Elizabeth Chidderley, daughter of John Chidderley.

• Background Information: From GEN-MEDIEVAL-L Archives. 193
From: RBodine996 (rbodine996 AT
Date: 1999/01/30


21. WILLIAM CHAMPERNOUN. Underage in 1449, he died 7 Oct 1464, seized of the manors of Modbury, Dodbroke and Bridford, with the advowson of the church of Dodbroke, held of John Champernon, of Beer Ferrers (IPM 5 Edw. IV, no. 12 (2)). In his will of 6 Oct 1464, proved 24 Nov 1464, he named his wife, Elizabeth, his son, John, and his brother Thomas, (PCC Wills Godyn 7.)

He was married to Elizabeth Chuderlegh, daughter of John Chuderlegh (DCNQ, 14: 218-221).

28. Sir John Champernoun, born 1458, being aged 6 at the death of his father; died 30 Apr 1503 at Ashton Rohant, Oxfordshire (IPM 23 Hen. VII, no. 86). m. Margaret, daughter of Sir Philip Courtenay, of Molland.

• Background Information. 821
From Richardson's Magna Carta Ancestry, p. 273:

William Champernoun, of Modbury, Dodbrook, Bridford, etc, Devon born in 1438 (was a minor in 1449). He married before 1458, Elizabeth Chuderlegh, daughter and heiress of John Chuderlegh, of Chedderlegh, Devon, by his wife, Alice Moore. William Champernoun died testate 7 Oct 1464.

William married Elizabeth Chuderlegh, daughter of John Chuderlegh and Unknown.821 (Elizabeth Chuderlegh died in Chitterley, Bickleigh, Devon, England.)

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