Name: Elizabeth De Vere
Sex: F 1
Death: 16 AUG 1375
Change Date: 23 NOV 2009
m1. Hugh de Courtenay, younger of Devon (d 1349)
m2. John de Mowbray, 3rd Lord (b 29.11.1310, d 04.10.1361)
m3. Sir William de Cosynton (a 07.1380)
Elizabeth was betrothed to John de Mowbray, 3rd Baron Mowbray, but was taken by Hugh Courtenay for marriage in August 1341, possibly against her will. This dynastic marriage was important as a symbolic of the long relationship between these two Lancastrian families. Courtenay was killed on 23 January 1360 at the Siege of Rheims.
Elizabeth married William de Cosington around the New Year 1369. She died in old age on 16 August 1375.
Courtenay's eldest son by Elizabeth was Sir Hugh of Sutton Courtenay, Somerset.
Father: John De Vere b: 12 MAR 1311
Mother: Maud De Badlesmere b: ABT 1310
Hugh de Courtenay b: 22 MAR 1327
John De Mowbray b: 29 NOV 1310 in Hovingham, Yorkshire
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Author: Peter Western
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