Paternal Family Tree: Pole


4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

8G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

11G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England


16 Oct 1396 born at Cotton to Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk 1361-1415 and Katherine Stafford 1376-1419

25 Oct 1415 [19] succeeded 4th Earl Suffolk (3C 1385)

1415 [19] was wounded at Siege of Harfleur: England

1421 [25] was appointed 139th Knight Garter: Henry V

1429 [33] commanded at Siege of Orleans

11 Jun 1429 [33] surrendered at Battle of Jargeau: France

11 Nov 1430 [34] married Alice Chaucer

1431 [35] was ransomed

1434 [38] was appointed Constable Wallingford Castle

1444 [48] was created 1st Marquess Suffolk (1C)

1447 [51] was appointed Admiral England

1447 [51] was created 1st Earl Pembroke (6C 1447)

1448 [52] was created 1st Duke Suffolk (1C 1448)

28 Jan 1450 [54] was imprisoned at Tower of London

b 01 May 1450 [54] exiled for five years for having lost the English possessions in Northern France including Anjou and Maine which were part of Margaret of Anjou's wedding settlement

01 May 1450 [54] was beheaded at sea his ship having been intercepted by the Nicholas of the Tower.


Mother: Alice Chaucer (8G GD John I)

John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 [Father: 45] [Mother: 38]


Father: Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk

GrandFather: Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk

2G GrandFather: William Pole

3G GrandFather: William Pole

2G GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

GrandMother: Katherine Wingfield

2G GrandFather: John Wingfield

3G GrandFather: John Wingfield

Mother: Katherine Stafford (3G GD Edward I)

GrandFather: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford (2G GS Edward I)

2G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford

3G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Stafford

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Clinton

3G GrandMother: Margaret Basset

2G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley of Stratton Audley in Oxfordshire (1G GD Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (3G GS Henry II)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley of Stratton Audley in Oxfordshire (2G GS Henry II)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer (3G GD John I)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Clare (GD Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 6th Earl Hertford, 7th Earl Gloucester (4G GS Henry I)

4G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet of Acre (D Edward I)

GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp (5G GD John I)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G GS Henry I)

3G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

3G GrandMother: Alice Tosny (4G GD Henry I)

4G GrandFather: Roger Tosny (3G GS Henry I)

4G GrandMother: Alice Bohun

2G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer (4G GD John I)

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G GS John I)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G GS John I)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes (4G GD Henry II)

3G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Joan 02 Baroness Geneville (7G GD Henry I)

4G GrandFather: Piers Geneville

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan (6G GD Henry I)