BLOUNT, John I (d.1417), of Dorchester, Dorset.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1386-1421, ed. J.S. Roskell, L. Clark, C. Rawcliffe., 1993
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Constituency

Dates

Jan. 1390
Jan. 1404
Apr. 1414

Family and Education

yr. bro. of Peter Blount*. m. by 1398, Clarissa.

Offices Held

Bailiff, Dorchester Mich. 1394-6, 1400-1, 1412-13; constable 1413-14.1

Biography

Although principally a sadler by trade, Blount was also engaged in the sale of cloth in Dorchester, and in 1392 he was recorded as exporting a small quantity of this product from Melcombe Regis. Chosen bailiff of Dorchester on four occasions, he was ho