John MOWBRAY 4th Baron Mowbray [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3 on 25 Jun 1340 in Epworth, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. He died 4 on 17 Jun 1368 in Thrace near Constantinople. John married 5 Elizabeth de SEGRAVE 6, 7 on 25 Mar 1349.
JOHN DE MOWBRAY, Knt., 4th Lord Mowbray, of Axholme, Lincolnsbire, son and heir, born at Epworth, Lincolnshire 25 June 1340. He married by papal dispensation dated 25 March 1349 (they being related in the 4th degree of kindred) ELIZABETH DE SEGRAVE, Lady Segrave suojure, daughter and heiress of John de Segrave, Knt., 4th Lord Segrave, of Barton Segrave, Leicestersbire, Bretby, Derbyshire, etc. (descendant of King John), by Margaret, Duchess and Countess of Norfolk, daughter and co-heiress of Thomas of Brotherton, Knt., Earl of Norfolk, Marshal of England (son of King Edward I') [see NORFOLK 7 for her ancestry]. She was born 25 Oct. 1338, and baptized the same day at Croxton Abbey. They had two sons, John [5th Lord Mowbray] and Thomas, Knt., K.G. [6th Lord Mowbray, 1st Duke of Norfolk, etc.], and three daughters, Eleanor, Margaret, and Joan. In 1351 his wife, Elizabeth, then a resident of Norwich diocese, received a papal indult for plenary reimssion. She is said to have become ruo jure Lady Segrave, on the death of her father, Sir John de Segrave, 1 April 1353. He was knighted in July 1355 when the King was with his fleet in the Downs on his way to an invasion of France. Next year he served in the Brittany campaign. He was summoned to Parliament from 14 August 1362 to 20 Jan. 1365/6. In 1367 he was going beyond seas by the King's license. SIR JOHN DE MOWBRAY, 4th Lord Mowbray, was slain by the Turks in Thrace near Constantinople 17 June 1368, and was presumably buried in Pera convent in Constantinople. His wife, Elizabeth, predeceased him.
JOHN DE MOWBRAY, knight, lord of Axiholm.
17 May 1369. [fo. 71.]
Commission to John Stretle and Geoffrey lo Scrop, canons of Lincoln, to grant probate.
5 May 1316. [fo. 323.]
Commission to Ric. de Raveneer archdn. of Lincoln, John de Bolv' subdean, Sir John Bagote knt., Thos. Willoford rector of Belton, Rob. de Yonealey vicar of Ouston, and William Roes and Thos de Burnham domicelli, to examine and settle the account of Win. de Dalby rector of Epworth, executor of the will of deceased.