Biography of William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Fitzrichard

EVENTS

Around 1405 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (41) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (26)

Before 1422 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 and Joan Fauconberg 1406-1490 were married

Before 1422 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 was appointed 6th Baron Fauconberg

On May 1426 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (21) was knighted

In 1429 Thomas "Bastard of Fauconberg" Neville 1429-1471 was born to William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (24)

In 1440 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (35) was appointed 155th Knight Garter: Henry VI

On 07 Mar 1443 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (38) took custody at Roxburgh Castle, Roxburgh

On 26 Jun 1460 Yorkist forces including Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) , Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (32) , William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (55) and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock 1400-1471 (60) landed at Sandwich, Kent. Osbert Mumford -1460 was captured.

On 10 Jul 1460 the Yorkist army led by the future Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) and including Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (32) , George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (28) , William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (55) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (43) , Edward Brooke 6th Baron Cobham 1415-1464 (45) and John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (22) defeated the Lancastrian army at Northampton, Northamptonshire during the Battle of Northampton. Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (38) was captured. Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460 (57) , John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford 1417-1460 (42) , Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (37) and John Beaumont 1st Viscount Beaumont 1409-1460 (50) were killed. Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (40) fought. William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (22) and William Norreys 1441-1507 (19) were knighted. Thomas "Bastard of Exeter" Holland -1460 was executed following the battle.

On 28 Mar 1461 John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford 1435-1461 (25) was killed at Dintingdale, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire during the Battle of Dintingdale. William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (56) fought for York.

On 29 Mar 1461 at the Battle of Towton the Yorkist army was commanded by Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) with John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk 1415-1461 (45) , Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (30) , William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (56) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483 (30) (knighted), Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy 1416-1474 (45) , Henry Bourchier 2nd Count Eu, 1st Earl Essex 1404-1483 (57) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (23) and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock 1400-1471 (61) .

On 01 Nov 1461 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (56) was created 1st Earl Kent (7C 1461)

On Jul 1462 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (57) was appointed as Lord High Admiral

On 09 Jan 1463 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (58) died

After 09 Jan 1463 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 was buried at Guisborough Priory, Guisborough, Yorkshire

Anthony Neville was born to William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 and Joan Fauconberg 1406-1490

Alice Neville was born to William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 and Joan Fauconberg 1406-1490

Elizabeth Neville was born to William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 and Joan Fauconberg 1406-1490

Joan Neville was born to William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 and Joan Fauconberg 1406-1490

ANCESTRY

Father: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388

1G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

3G GrandFather: Robert Neville 1237-1271

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Neville 1225-

2G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering Baroness Neville Raby 1267-1329

3G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth 1240-1310

4G GrandFather: Roger Fitzjohn 4th Baron Warkworth -1249

3G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche Baroness Warkworth 1251-1329

4G GrandFather: Roger Zouche 1242-1285

4G GrandMother: Ela Longespée 1244-1276

1G GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby 1304-1374

2G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347

3G GrandFather: James Audley 1225-1232

4G GrandFather: Henry Audley 1175-1246

4G GrandMother: Bertrade Mainwaring 1197-1246

3G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

4G GrandFather: William Longespée 1207-1250

4G GrandMother: Idoine Camville 1209-1251

2G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer Baroness Audley Stratton Audley 1270-

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1251-1304

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1231-1282

4G GrandMother: Maud Braose 1224-1301

3G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes 1269-

4G GrandFather: William Fiennes 1245-1302

4G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont 1252-1302

GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

1G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe -1272

4G GrandFather: William Percy 6th Baron Percy Topcliffe 1197-1245

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne Baroness Percy Topcliffe

4G GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304

4G GrandMother: Alice Lusignan Countess Surrey 1224-1256

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Baroness Percy

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302

4G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel 1246-1272

4G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer Countess Arundel -1291

3G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo Countess Arundel

1G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy

2G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314

3G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 1243-1282

4G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 1215-1286

4G GrandMother: Hawise Botreaux 1215-1301

3G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

4G GrandFather: Robert Vipont Lord Westmoreland 1232-1264

4G GrandMother: Isabel Fitzjohn

2G GrandMother: Maud Clare Baroness Clifford, Baroness Welles 1276-1327

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clare 1245-1287

4G GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford 1222-1262

4G GrandMother: Maud Lacy Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford

3G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald 1266-1300

4G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly 1238-1277

4G GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée Lady Offaly 1250-1291

Mother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440

GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399

1G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377

2G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327

3G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England 1207-1272

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England 1241-1290

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon 1199-1252

4G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Queen Consort Castile, Queen Consort Leon 1220-1279

2G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358

3G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona Queen Consort France 1248-1271

3G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre 1273-1305

4G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre 1244-1274

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet Queen Navarre 1248-1302

1G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369

2G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337

3G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland 1247-1304

4G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault 1218-1257

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland Count Hainault 1230-1284

3G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg Count Hainault, Count Holland 1252-1311

4G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur 1216-1281

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bar Count Luxembourg, Count Namur 1220-1275

2G GrandMother: Joan Valois Count Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault 1294-1342

3G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois 1270-1325

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona Queen Consort France 1248-1271

3G GrandMother: Margaret Capet Count Valois 1273-1299

4G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples 1254-1309

4G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

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