HENRY BOURCHIER 1ST EARL ESSEX

Paternal Family Tree

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DESCENT

Great Grandson Edward III King England

3Great Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

1404 born

28 May 1420 [16] succeeded 2nd Count Eu

b 25 Apr 1426 [22] married Isabel York

01 Jul 1433 [29] succeeded 5th Baron Bourchier

1443 [39] appointed 1st Viscount Bourchier

1452 [48] appointed 171st Knight Garter: Henry VI

29 May 1455 [51] appointed Lord Treasurer

1461 [57] created 1st Earl Essex (5C 1461)

17 Feb 1461 [57] fought at Second Battle of St Albans: York

29 Mar 1461 [57] fought at Battle of Towton: York

04 Apr 1483 [79] died

buried at Beeleigh Abbey

buried at Little Easton Church

CHILDREN

Mother: Isabel York (1G GD Edward III)

Second Cousin (Common Ancestors: Edward III King England and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England)

Half Third Cousin Once Removed (Common Ancestor: Elizabeth Badlesmere)

Third Cousin (Common Ancestors: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey and Eleanor Plantagenet)

William Bourchier

Henry Bourchier

Humphrey Bourchier 1431 [Father: 27] [Mother: 22]

John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby c 1438 [Father: 34] [Mother: 29]

Edward Bourchier

Thomas Bourchier

Florence Bourchier

Fulk Bourchier

Hugh Bourchier

Isabella Bourchier

Laura Bourchier 1440 [Father: 36] [Mother: 31]

ANCESTRY

Father: William Bourchier 1st Count Eu

Grandfather: William Bourchier

1G Grandfather: Robert 1st Baron Bourchier

2G Grandfather: John Bourchier

2G Grandmother: Helen Colchester

1G Grandmother: Margaret Prayers

Grandmother: Eleanor Louvaine

Mother: Anne "Gloucester" Plantagenet (GD Edward III)

Grandfather: Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Gloucester, 1st Duke Aumale (S Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Edward III King England (S Edward II)

2G Grandfather: Edward II King England (S Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (S Henry III)

3G Grandmother: Eleanor of Castille Ivrea Queen Consort England (2G GD Henry II)

2G Grandmother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G GD Henry II)

3G Grandfather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Joan I Queen Navarre (3G GD Henry II)

1G Grandmother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G GD Henry II)

2G Grandfather: William I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G GS Stephen I)

3G Grandfather: John II Count Hainault, II Count Holland (3G GS Stephen I)

3G Grandmother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G GD William I)

2G Grandmother: Joan Valois (4G GD Henry II)

3G Grandfather: Charles I Count Valois (3G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Margaret Capet (3G GD Henry II)

Grandmother: Eleanor Bohun (2G GD Edward I)

1G Grandfather: Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton (1G GS Edward I)

2G Grandfather: William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton (GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Plantagenet (D Edward I)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Badlesmere (6G GD Henry I)

3G Grandfather: Bartholomew 1st Baron Badlesmere

3G Grandmother: Margaret Clare (5G GD Henry I)

1G Grandmother: Joan Fitzalan (2G GD Henry III)

2G Grandfather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G GS John I)

3G Grandfather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G GS John I)

3G Grandmother: Alice Warenne

2G Grandmother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G GD Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (GS Henry III)

3G Grandmother: Maud Chaworth