Joan of Lancaster

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Joan of Lancaster
Baroness de Mowbray
Spouse John de Mowbray, 3rd Baron Mowbray
m. 1326/27; wid. 1345
Issue John de Mowbray, 4th Baron Mowbray
Father Henry, 3rd Earl of Lancaster
Mother Maud Chaworth
Born c. 1312
Norfolk, England
Died 7 July 1349(1349-07-07) (aged c. 36-37)
Yorkshire, England

Joan of Lancaster (c. 1312 – 7 July 1349) sometimes called Joan Plantagenet after her dynasty's name, was the third daughter of Henry, 3rd Earl of Lancaster and Maud Chaworth.

Marriage[edit]

She married John de Mowbray, 3rd Baron Mowbray on 28 February 1326 or 1327. They had three children:

  • Blanche de Mowbray (died 1409), married firstly John Segrave, secondly Robert Bertram, thirdly Thomas Poynings, fourthly Sir John Worth, and fifthly Sir John Wiltshire.
  • Eleanor de Mowbray, married firstly Roger La Warre, Lord La Warre and secondly Sir Lewis de Clifford.
  • John de Mowbray, 4th Baron Mowbray (25 June 1340-1368), married Elizabeth de Segrave

Death[edit]

She died in Yorkshire, England of plague.[1] Her husband married Elizabeth de Vere, widow of Sir Hugh de Courtenay and daughter of John de Vere Earl of Oxford and his wife Maud de Badlesmere.

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