BIOGRAPHY OF RALPH CROMWELL 3RD BARON CROMWELL 1403-1456

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Cromwell

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Robert "Pious" II King France

EVENTS

Around 1403 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 was born to Ralph Cromwell 2nd Baron Cromwell 1368-1417 (35)

On 25 Oct 1415 at the Battle of Agincourt the English included: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 (33) , William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux 1389-1462 (26) , William Bourchier 1st Count Eu 1374-1420 (41) , John Cornwall 1st Baron Fanhope, 1st Baron Milbroke 1364-1443 (51) , Edward Courtenay 1385-1418 (30) , Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (12) , Thomas Dutton 1396-1431 (19) , Edmund Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1386-1435 (29) , Roger Fiennes 1384-1449 (31) , Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh 1358-1425 (57) , John Grey 1387-1439 (28) , John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville 1384-1421 (31) , William Harrington 1373-1440 (42) as the King's Standard Bearer, Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford 1378-1449 (37) , Piers Legh 1389-1422 (26) (wounded), Alfred Longford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 (27) , Thomas Morley 6th Baron Marshal, 5th Baron Morley 1393-1435 (22) , John Rodney -1417, Richard Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Bolton 1393-1420 (22) , Robert Strelley 1397-1430 (18) , James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley 1398-1459 (17) , Robert Umfraville 1363-1437 (52) , Thomas West 2nd Baron West 1391-1416 (24) , Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1385-1452 (30) . Thomas Erpingham 1355-1428 (60) commanded the archers. Thomas Rempston 1391-1458 (23) was present. Thomas Strickland 1367-1455 (48) carried the Banner of St George.

On 02 May 1417 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (14) succeeded 3rd Baron Cromwell (2C 1375)

On 21 May 1420 the Treaty of Troyes was signed at Troyes, France. Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 (43) and Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (17) negotiated the terms which included the marriage of Henry V King England 1386-1422 (33) and Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England 1401-1437 (18) , and the acknowledgement of Henry V King England 1386-1422 (33) as Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422 (51) 's heir disinheriting the future Charles "Victorious" VII King France 1403-1461 (17) .

In 1422 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (19) was appointed as Privy Council

After 29 Sep 1422 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 was appointed as Lord Chamberlain of the Household (Henry VI)

Before 1433 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 and Margaret Deincourt 1405- were married

Around Jun 1433 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (30) was appointed as Lord Treasurer

On Jul 1443 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (40) was appointed as Chamberlain of the Exchequer

On 28 Nov 1449 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (34) attacked Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (46) at Star Chamber, Westminster Palace, Westminster

In 1450 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (47) was appointed as Lord Chamberlain of the Household (Henry VI)

After 01 May 1453 Thomas Neville 1430-1460 and Maud Stanhope -1497 were married. Maud Stanhope -1497 was the niece and heiress of Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 meaning traditional Percy lands would become Neville lands. The Percy's, being the older family, especially Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460, took umbrage.

On 04 Jan 1456 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (53) died at South Wingfield, Derbyshire

After 04 Jan 1456 Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 was buried at Collegiate Church, Tattershall, Lincolnshire

ANCESTRY

Father: Ralph Cromwell 2nd Baron Cromwell 1368-1417

GrandFather: Ralph Cromwell 1st Baron Cromwell 1341-1398

1G GrandFather: Ralph Cromwell 1325-1364

2G GrandFather: Ralph Cromwell 1292-

3G GrandFather: Ralph Cromwell 1269-1298

4G GrandFather: Ralph Cromwell 1269-1289

3G GrandMother: Margaret Somery 1225-1293

4G GrandFather: Roger Somery 2nd Baron Dudley 1190-1273

4G GrandMother: Nicole Daubigny 1210-1240