Descent French Royalty: 12G Granddaughter Henry I King France


In 1404 Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 was born to Thomas Chaucer 1367-1434 (37) and Maud Burghesh 1379-1437 (25)

After 1421 Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 and Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 were married

On 11 Nov 1430 William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450 (34) and Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 (26) were married

In 1432 Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 (28) was appointed as Lady Garter: Henry VI

On 27 Sep 1442 John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 was born to William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450 (45) and Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 (38)

On 03 Jan 1448 Anne Beauchamp 15th Countess Warwick 1443-1448 (4) died at Ewelme, Oxfordshire aged four whilst in the care of Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 (44) . After a prolonged legal dispute between her three half-aunties, and her full auntie, the courts decided her full aunt Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick 1426-1492 (21) should succeed; Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick 1426-1492 (21) succeeded 16th Earl Warwick (1C 1088). Her husband Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (20) jure uxoris 16th Earl Warwick (1C 1088).

In 1475 Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 (71) died

Around 1475 Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 (71) was buried at St Mary's Church, Ewelme, Oxfordshire

After 1475. Monument to Alice Chaucer 1404-1475 in St Mary's Church, Ewelme, Oxfordshire. Wrist Garter. The effigy was, apparently, viewed to determine how a lady should wear the garter at the re-commencement of Lady of the Garter appointments in 1901 after a gap of several hundred years. A particularly fine Cadaver underneath the chest on which Alice's effigy lies. Full-length in a shroud.


Father: Thomas Chaucer 1367-1434

GrandFather: Geoffrey Chaucer 1343-1400

GrandMother: Philippa Roet 1346-1387

1G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380

Mother: Maud Burghesh 1379-1437

GrandFather: John Burghesh 1343-1391

1G GrandFather: John Burghesh 1322-1349

2G GrandFather: Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh 1287-1355

3G GrandFather: Robert Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh 1254-1306

3G GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere 1265-1306

4G GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere -1301

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Verdun 1306-1360

3G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 2nd Lord Verdun 1278-1316

4G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 1st Lord Verdun 1248-1309

4G GrandMother: Margery Bohun 1252-1309

3G GrandMother: Maud Mortimer 1286-1312

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1251-1304

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes 1269-

1G GrandMother: Maud Tendring

GrandMother: Ismania Hanham

1G GrandFather: Simon Hanham