Arundell, John ( - 1473)

Born / Died

Birth Date: n.d.
Death Date: after 1473-10-27 (died between this date and 15 Feb. 1473/4)


Killed during the siege of St Michael's Mount, Cornwall (commission to besiege Mount 27 Oct. 1473; siege raised 15 Feb. 1473/4)

Marriages/Other Unions

  1. Type: marriage
    Union began: n.d.
    Union ended: n.d.
  2. Type: marriage
    Union began: n.d.
    Union ended: n.d.


From Courtenay, Margaret ( - )

  1. Male offspring: Arundell, Robert (n.d.)
  2. Male offspring: Arundell, Walter (n.d.)

From Moyle, Anne ( - )

  1. Male offspring: Arundell, Robert (b. 1447)
  2. Male offspring: Arundell, Nicholas (n.d.)
  3. Male offspring: Arundell, Walter (n.d.)

Primary Title



  • Knight
    Assumed By 1420-11-16
    Vacated After 1473-10-27

Details of Offices

Began Ended Notes
Vice Admiral, Cornwall n.d. n.d.
Sheriff, Cornwall 1420-11-16 1422-05-1

Details of Properties


Events Naming Patron

Event Date Location Troupe
Performance 1467-1468 Guildhall (1), Barnstaple , Devon Sir John Arundell's Minstrel/s

Patronized Troupes

Troupe Name Patron Troupe Type # of events
Sir John Arundell's Minstrel/s Arundell, John (0 - 1473) Entertainers/Minstrels 1

Owned Venues

Venue Name County Venue Type
Trerice House Cornwall Private Residence

Bibliographic Sources

Burke, Bernard. A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire. London: Harrison, 1883.
Calendar of Patent Rolls, Edward IV – Henry VI [1467–77]. London: HMSO, 1900.
The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom. 1887–98 (8 vols); 1910–59 (13 vols). 6 vols. Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1982.
Gill, Crispin. The Great Cornish Families: A History of the People and their Homes. 1995. Tiverton: Cornwall Books, 2000.
List of Sheriffs for England and Wales from the Earliest Times to AD 1831. Public Record Office Lists and Indexes 9. London: HMSO, 1898.
The National Trust. Trerice, Cornwall. 1991. London: The National Trust, 2003.
The Visitations of Cornwall, comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1530, 1573 & 1620, with additions by J.L. Vivian. Exeter: William Pollard & Co., 1887.