Name: Elizabeth CHAMPERNOUN 1
Birth: ABT 1338 in Ilfracombe, Barnstaple, Devon, England
Death: AFT 1388 1
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Subject: CHAMPERNOUN OF ILFRACOMBE, DEVONSHIRE
14. ELIZABETH CHAMPERNOUN. Buried 11 May 1398 at Halwell Priory, London. She was an idiot from birth and coheiress of her father's lands. Upon the death of her sister without issue in 1383 she became sole heiress. After the death of her 2nd husband she came into the care of her son-in-law, Sir John Herle, husband of her daughter Margaret (Cal. Patent Rolls 1396-9: 15-16). She married 1stly, 23 Mar 1353, William Polglase, who died 1367. She married 2ndly, 2 days after the death of her 1st husband, John Serjeaux, who died 16 Jan 1387/8 (Trigg, 1: 554).
The male representatives of the Champernouns of Ilfracombe came to an end upon the death of William Champernoun (no. 10) in 1353. In 18 April 1361, William Polglas and Elizabeth, his wife, daughter of William Champernoun, were in possession of the manors of Ilfardicombe [Ilfracombe], Colrigge [Colridge], Clystwyk [Clyst St. George] and lands in Exeter and Cowyk [Cowick in St. Thomas] in co. Devon and Treuelowan in co. Cornwall (Cornwall Fines, 1: no. 692).
Father: William de CHAMPERNOUN , of Ilfracombe b: ABT 1314 in Ilfracombe, Barnstaple, Devon, England
Mother: Elizabeth CORNWALL b: ABT 1316 in Burford, Shropshire, England
William POLGLASE b: ABT 1335
in 1st husband 1
John SERJEAUX b: ABT 1338 in England
in 2nd husband 1
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