Name: John COGAN , of Bampton, Uffculme & Huntspill,Sir 1
Birth: ABT 1260 in Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland 1
Death: BEF 26 APR 1302 in Bampton, Tiverton, Devon, England 1
JOHN DE COGAN, of Bampton and Uffculme, Devon, Huntspill, Somerset, Carrigaline, Shandon, Douglas, and Moor, co. Cork, Ardagh, co. Limerick, &C., son and heir of John DE COGAN (born 8 September 1243, died v.p. before 23 August 1275), by Julian (living in 1309), daughter of Gerald FITZ MAURICE, and sister and eventually heir of Maurice FITZ GERALD, of Adare, Croom, Urigare, Athlacca, Castleroberts, Green, &C., co. Limerick, which latter John was son and heir apparent of John DE COGAN [died 1278] (a), of Cogan, Bampton, &c. [b], by Mary elder daughter and coheir of Gerald DE PRENDEGAST, of Douglas, co. Cork. When nearly of age, he did homage and had livery of his inheritance in Ireland, 22 February 12280/1. He was in the Army of West Wales in 1282, and was summoned for Military Service from 14 March 1282/3 to 12 March 1300/1, and to attend the King at Shrewsbury, 28 June 1283, by writs directed Johaiini de Cogan. He died shortly before, 26 April 1302. [Complete Peerage III:356-7, transcribed by Dave Utzinger]
(a) He was son and heir of Richard de Cogan, of Cogan, living 1238 (by Basilie, sister of Walter de Ridelesford, of Bray, co. Dublin, and Castledermot, co. Kildare), son and heir of William, son and heir of Miles de Cogan (by Christian, dau. of Fulk Paynel), one of the conquerers of Ireland, who was slain in 1182.
[b] His manors of Bampton, Uffculme, and Huntspill, were held of the King in chief by barony for the service of a knight's fee. These he had inherited on the death s.p. in 1261 of his cousin, Aude, wife of John de Balun, of Much Marcle, co. Hereford (died 1275), and sister and heir of William Paynel, of Bampton, &c. (dead 1248/9), son and heir of William Paynel, who was dead in 1227/8 (by his 2nd wife, Alice, daughter and eventually coheir of William Briwere), son and heir of Fulk Paynel, of Bampton and Bridgwater, and Rainham in Essex, living 1205 (by Aude, his wife, living 1226), son and heir of William Paynel, who was dead in 1165, by Julian, [who married, 2ndly, Warin de la Haule), daughter and heir of Robert de Bampton: which Robert, living 1136, was son of Walscin or Walter de Douai (by Emma, his wife), the Domesday lord of Bampton, Bridgwater, Rainham, and Castle Cary.
Father: John COGAN , of Carrigaline, Shandon & Ardagh,Sir b: 8 SEP 1243 in Shandon, Cork, Ireland
Mother: Julian FITZGERALD , eventual heiress b: ABT 1243 in Adare, Limerick, Ireland
- Thomas COGAN , of Bampton & Uffculme, Sir b: BEF 1276 in Bampton, Tiverton, Devon, England
- Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000