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Biography of Joanna Plunket de Kilpec Countess Hereford

Ancestry

Joanna Plunket de Kilpec Countess Hereford was born to [her father] Alan de Plunket de Kilpec -1299.

Lady Chapel Hereford Cathedral. Monument to Joanna Plunket de Kilpec Countess Hereford, wife of Henry de Bohun, [1327], altar-tomb with effigy in wallrecess, plain altar-tomb with moulded top-edge enriched with Paterae and heads alternately, at head recumbent canopy with ogee cinque-foiled arch, crockets and finial; effigy of woman in wimple and veiled head-dress, tight sleeves and loose gown, head on cushion and feet on dog; all set in a 13th-century recess with moulded and segmental-pointed arch and label with head-stops and apex turned up to mitre with string-course of chapel; remains of black and red colour on effigy and arch, traces of painted figure and arch on back of recess and remains of decoration in spandrels of arch, including a diaper of fleur-de-lis and rosettes and two shields-of-arms (a) Plunkenet and (b) formerly Bohun but now obliterated. . .

[her brother] Alan de Plunket de Kilpec -1315 was born to [her father] Alan de Plunket de Kilpec -1299. His sister Joanna Plunket de Kilpec Countess Hereford was his heir and inherited Kilpeck.

Ancestry

Father: Alan de Plunket de Kilpec -1299