Arundell, John (1447 - 1512)

Born / Died

Birth Date: after 1447 (birth year of elder brother)
Death Date: 1512-07-12

Marriages/Other Unions

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


From Grenville, Jane ( - 1551/2)

  1. Male offspring: Arundell, John (b. 1495)
  2. Male offspring: Arundell, Richard (n.d.)
  3. Male offspring: Arundell, Edward (n.d.)
  4. Female offspring: Arundell, Elizabeth (n.d.)

Primary Title



  • Knight

Details of Offices

Began Ended Notes
Vice Admiral, England 1485 1512-07-12 Held office during the reigns of Henry VII and Henry VIII

General Lands Note

Heir to nephew James (d 31 Dec. 1491), son of John's elder brother Robert

Details of Properties


Events Naming Patron

Event Date Location Troupe
Performance 1499-1500 Guildhall, Plymouth , Devon Sir John Arundell's Minstrel

Patronized Troupes

Troupe Name Patron Troupe Type # of events
Sir John Arundell's Minstrel Arundell, John (1447 - 1512) Entertainers/Minstrels 1

Owned Venues

Venue Name County Venue Type
Trerice House Cornwall Private Residence

Bibliographic Sources

The National Trust. Trerice, Cornwall. 1991. London: The National Trust, 2003.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. 01/05/2005 (
The Visitations of Cornwall, comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1530, 1573 & 1620, with additions by J.L. Vivian. Exeter: William Pollard & Co., 1887.