John le Petit

1226–1284 (Age 58)
Philleigh, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John le Petit was born in 1226, in Philleigh, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Petitt, was 41 and his mother, Alice Seneschall, was 36. He married Alice De Beauchamp about 1249, in Philleigh, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1284, in his hometown, at the age of 58.

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John le Petit
Alice De Beauchamp
Marriage: about 1249
Michael le Petit
Uda Petitt
Margaret Petitt
John Petit

Spouse and Children

about 1249
Philleigh, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom


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Name Meaning

Vietnamese (Lê): a royal or aristocratic name, the family name of the Lê Dynasty.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Geni: Sir John lll Petit, of Ardevora
  • Legacy NFS Source: Knight John Petitt - birth: 1226; Philleigh, Cornwall, England

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