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Elizabeth (Bourchier) Chichester (1500 - 1548)

Lady Elizabeth Chichester formerly Bourchier
Born in Braunton, Devon, Englandmap
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Wife of — married 1515 in Bounton, Devon, Englandmap
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Died at about age 48 in Braunton, Devon, Englandmap
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European Aristocracy
Lady Elizabeth Bourchier was a member of the aristocracy in England.


Lady Elizabeth Bourchier was the daughter of John Bourchier, 1st Earl of Bath. [1][2]


She married Edward Chichester, son of John Chichester and Margaret Beaumont.

Children of Lady Elizabeth Bourchier and Edward Chichester:

  1. Edward Chichester
  2. John Chichester
  3. Philip Chechester


She died on 23 August 1548.


  1. Chichester, Alexander Palmer Bruce, Sir, bart., 1842-1881; Spicer, Alexander. History of the family of Chichester, from A.D. 1086-1870. Including the descents of the various branches settled at Raleigh, Youlston, Arlington, Widworthy, Calverleigh, Hall, and elsewhere in Devonshire; also of the Chichesters, marquesses of Donegal, and barons Templemore. 1871. London (Printed for the author) J. C. Hotten. pg 30
  2. Vivian, J. L. (John Lambrick)., College of Arms (Great Britain). (1895). The visitations of the county of Devon: Comprising the herald's visitations of 1531, 1564, & 1620. Exeter: For the author, by H. S. 173

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Some family trees indicate that she was named "Joan Elizabeth" & was also the wife of Richard Carter ... but the dates do not support this.

Mrs. Joan Unknown-41971 CARTER was alive in 1558 when she was mentioned in her husband's Will.

Mrs. Elizabeth Bourchier-1 CHICHESTER died 25 Dec 1548 with gravestone photo at ...

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Rejected matches › Elizabeth (Chichester) Wrey

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