Biography of John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375

Before 1320 [his father] John Mohun 1300-1330 (20) and [his mother] Christiana Segrave 1302-1330 (18) were married.

In 1320 John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 was born to [his father] John Mohun 1300-1330 (20) and [his mother] Christiana Segrave 1302-1330 (18) at Dunster Castle.

After 1330 [his mother] Christiana Segrave 1302-1330 died.

On 25 Aug 1330 [his father] John Mohun 1300-1330 (30) was killed at Boroughbridge. He was was buried at Dunster.

On 31 Aug 1330 John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster 1269-1330 (61) died. His grandson John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 (10) succeeded 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster.

Creation of the Order of the Garter

On 23 Apr 1344 King Edward III England (31) created the Order of the Garter. The date nominal as there are different accounts; some sources say 1348.
1 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince of Wales 1330-1376
2 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster 1310-1361.
3 Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick 1313-1386.
4 Jean Grailly 1331-1376.
5 Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372.
6 William Montagu 2nd Earl Salisbury 1328-1397.
7 Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March 1328-1360.
8 John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle 1318-1355.
9 [his future brother-in-law] Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh 1328-1369.
10 John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Warwick 1316-1360.
11 John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375.
12 Hugh Courtenay -1348.
13 Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360.
14 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Rotherfield 1300-1359.
15 Richard Fitzsimon -1349.
16 Miles Stapleton 1320-1364.
17 Thomas Wale 1303-1352.
18 Hugh Wrottesley 1333-1381.
19 Neil Loring 1320-1386.
20 John Chandos 1320-1369.
21 James Audley 1318-1369.
22 Otho Holland 1316-1359.
23 Henry Eam -1359.
24 Sanchet Abrichecourt 1330-1360.
25 Walter Paveley 4th Baron Burghesh 1319-1375.

Before 1357 John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 (37) and Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (38) were married. Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (38) by marriage Baron Mohun Dunster.

Around 1357 [his daughter] Maud Mohun Baroness Strange Knockin 1357-1400 was born to John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 (37) and [his wife] Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (38).

Around 1367 [his daughter] Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale Duchess York 1367-1431 was born to John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 (47) and [his wife] Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (48) in Dunster.

Around 1374 [his daughter] Elizabeth Mohun Countess Salisbury 1374-1415 was born to John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 (54) and [his wife] Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (55) in Dunster.

On 15 Sep 1375 John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 (55) died. Since he had no male issue the title Baron Mohun Dunster went into abeyance between his three daughters. [his daughter] Elizabeth Mohun Countess Salisbury 1374-1415 (1) had one child who died in 1397. [his daughter] Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale Duchess York 1367-1431 (8) didn't have issue. [his daughter] Maud Mohun Baroness Strange Knockin 1357-1400 (18) had one son Richard Strange 3rd Baron Mohun Dunster 7th Baron Strange Knockin 1381-1449 who succeeded as 3rd Baron Mohun Dunster on the death of his aunt [his daughter] Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale Duchess York 1367-1431 (8).

On 03 Oct 1404 [his wife] Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (85) died at Guest House Canterbury Cathedral. She was buried at Canterbury.

On 18 Nov 1434 Thomas Chaucer 1367-1434 (67) died. He was buried at St Mary's Church Ewelme. On 27 Apr 1437 Maud Burghesh 1379-1437 (58) died at Ewelme. She was buried at St Mary's Church Ewelme. Tomb of Thomas Chaucer 1367-1434 (67) and Maud Burghesh 1379-1437 (55) in St Mary's Church Ewelme.
The Arms in two rows left to right ...
Top Row 1 Beaufort Arms 2 Possibly Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495; possibly Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 who married Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York -1431, impaled Neville Arms 3 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 4 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 impaled Neville Arms 5 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 (again?) 6 Stafford Arms impaled Neville Arms 7 Montacute and Monthermer Arms impaled Chaucer Modern Arms.
Bottom Row 1 Beauchamp Arms quartered with Newburgh; Earl Warwick reflecting the Beauchamp family having inherited the Earldom of Warwick through marriage to Isabel Maudit who was the sister of William Maudit 8th Earl Warwick 1220-1268 who died without issue. Isabel Maudit and William Maudit 8th Earl Warwick 1220-1268 were the children of William Maudit and Alice Beaumont -1262. Alice Beaumont -1262 inherited the Earldom of Warwick when her half-niece Margaret Beaumont 7th Countess Warwick -1253 died. 2 Unknown impaled Beaufort Arms 3 Montacute and Monthermer Arms impaled Mohun Arms 4 Montacute and Monthermer Arms quartered Neville Arms 5 De La Pole Arms quartered Chaucer Modern Arms 6 Despencer Arms impaled Chaucer Modern Arms 7 Mohun Arms impaled Chaucer Modern Arms. John Mohun 2nd Baron Mohun Dunster 1320-1375 and [his former wife] Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404.