BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN WARENNE 6TH EARL SURREY 1231-1304

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Henry I King France

EVENTS

In 1231 John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 was born to William Warenne 5th Earl Surrey -1240 and Maud Marshal 1194-1248 (37)

On 27 May 1240 John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (9) succeeded 6th Earl Surrey (1C 1088)

On 14 May 1264 the army of Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester 1208-1265 (56) including Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (20) , Henry Hastings 1235-1269 (29) and Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave 1238-1295 (26) defeated the army of Henry III King England 1207-1272 (56) during the Battle of Lewes at Lewes, East Sussex, Sussex. Henry III King England 1207-1272 (56) , his son the future Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (24) , Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex 1204-1275 (60) , Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (55) , John "Red Comyn" Comyn 1st Lord Baddenoch 1220-1275 (44) , Philip Marmion 5th Baron Marmion 1233-1291 (30) and John Giffard 1st Baron Giffard Brimpsfield 1232-1299 (32) were captured. John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (33) , John Balliol 1207-1268 (56) , Robert Bruce 5th Lord Annadale 1215-1295 (49) , Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (49) and William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke -1296 fought for the King. Guy Lusignan -1264 was killed. Fulk IV Fitzwarin 1220-1264 (44) drowned. Walter Cantilupe Bishop Worcester 1191-1266 (72) was present and blessed the Montfort army before the battle.

On 15 May 1266 Henry "Almain" Cornwall 1235-1271 (30) and John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (35) fought for the King at Chesterfield, Derbyshire during the Battle of Chesterfield. Henry Hastings 1235-1269 (31) , John Clinton, Roger Mandeville, John Eyvil, Baldwin Wake 1238-1282 (28) all fought on the rebel side. The rebel Robert Ferrers 6th Earl Derby 1239-1279 (27) was captured.

On 27 Apr 1296 Battle of Dunbar was fought between John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (65) and John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland 1249-1314 (47) , his son in law. John Strathbogie 9th Earl Atholl 1266-1306 (30) and John Comyn 3rd Earl Buchan -1308 were captured. The English routed the disorganised Scots in a single charge. Few died; many were captured. .

On 11 Sep 1297 the combined forces of Andrew Moray and William Wallace defeated the forces of John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (66) near Stirling Bridge, Stirling during the Battle of Stirling Bridge. After around half the English had crossed the narrow bridge the Scots attacked subjecting the English to a significant defeat.

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (59) defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry and infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials. The English army included: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315 (26) , Walter Beauchamp 1243-1303 (55) , Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk 1245-1306 (53) , Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex 1249-1298 (49) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314 (24) , Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester 1261-1326 (37) , William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby 1272-1325 (26) , Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1245-1321 (52) , Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1271-1326 (27) , Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor 1255-1308 (43) , Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton 1240-1308 (58) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton 1268-1323 (30) , John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster 1269-1330 (29) , Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 1250-1316 (48) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (11) , William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley 1255-1316 (43) , John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave 1256-1325 (42) , Nicholas Segrave 1256-1321 (42) , Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford 1257-1331 (41) , Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby 1267-1314 (30) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (20) , Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345 (17) , John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (67) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314 (25) , Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon 1276-1340 (21) , Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302 (31) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan 1279-1340 (18) , John Capet II Duke Brittany 1239-1305 (59) , Philip Darcy, Robert Fitzroger, Roger Fitzwalter, Simon Fraser -1306, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke 1275-1324 (23) , John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell 1268-1300 (30) and Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury 1251-1311 (47) . William Scrope 1245-1312 (53) was knighted. Of the Scottish army John Stewart -1298 was killed. William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock 1705-1746 fought.

Before 09 Mar 1301 seven Earls and 96 Barons signed a letter to the Pope refuting the Pope's claim that Scotland was subject to the Pope's feudal overlordship. The letter was never sent. Those who signed include: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer 1270-1325, Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322, Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk 1245-1306, Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke 1275-1324, William Leybourne, Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345, William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby 1243-1304, Edmund Hastings, John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny 1286-1325, Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1251-1304, Fulk Fitzwarin 2nd Baron Fitzwarin 1285-1337, Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314, Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter 1247-1326, John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset 1274-1336, William Braose 2nd Baron Braose 1260-1326, John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort 1265-1324, Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton 1240-1308, John Moels 1st Baron Moels 1269-1310, Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1245-1321, Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford 1240-1296, John Strange 1st Baron Strange Knockin 1253-1309, Thomas Multon 1st Baron Multon Gilsland 1276-1313, Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314, Walter Beauchamp 1243-1303, Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby 1267-1314, John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave 1256-1325, William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby 1272-1325, Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 1250-1316, Piers Mauley 1st Baron Mauley 1181-1241, Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331, John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster 1269-1330, Roger Scales 1st Baron Scales -1304, Thomas Furnival 1st Baron Furnivall 1260-1332, Hugh Bardolf 1st Baron Bardolf 1259-1304, Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot 1276-1346, William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt 1301-1364, Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford 1272-1308, Walter Fauconberg 1st Baron Fauconberg 1220-1304 .

On 29 Sep 1304 John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (73) died at Kennington, Kent

After 29 Sep 1304 John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 was buried at Lewes Priory, Lewes, East Sussex, Sussex

John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 and Alice Lusignan 1224-1256 were marriedFifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

Eleanor Warenne was born to John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 and Alice Lusignan 1224-1256

Isabella Warenne was born to John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 and Alice Lusignan 1224-1256

William Warenne -1286 was born to John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 and Alice Lusignan 1224-1256

ANCESTRY

Father: William Warenne 5th Earl Surrey -1240

GrandFather: Hamelin Warenne 4th Earl Surrey 1129-1202

1G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy 1113-1151

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem 1089-1143

3G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou 1043-1109

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais -1043

4G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

3G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

4G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

4G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

2G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine -1110

4G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

4G GrandMother: Paula Maine

3G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

4G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

1G GrandMother: Mistress Unknown

GrandMother: Isabella Warenne 4th Countess Surrey 1137-1203

1G GrandFather: William Warenne 3rd Earl Surrey 1119-1148

2G GrandFather: William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey -1138

3G GrandFather: William Warenne 1st Earl Surrey -1088

4G GrandFather: Ralph Warenne

3G GrandMother: Gundred Unknown

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet 1085-1131

3G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet 1057-1101

4G GrandFather: Henry I King France 1008-1060

4G GrandMother: Anne Rurik 1030-1075

3G GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois -1120

4G GrandFather: Herbert Vermandois IV Count Vermandois 1028-1080

4G GrandMother: Adela Valois

1G GrandMother: Adela Montgomery -1174

2G GrandFather: William "Talvas" Montgomery III Count Ponthieu 1093-1172

3G GrandFather: Robert II Bellême 2nd Count Ponthieu, 3rd Earl Shrewsbury 1056-1130

4G GrandFather: Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury -1094

4G GrandMother: Mabel Bellême -1079

3G GrandMother: Agnes Ponthieu I Count Ponthieu 1080-1105

4G GrandFather: Guy Ponthieu Bishop Amiens, I Count Ponthieu 1027-1100

2G GrandMother: Helie Burgundy 1080-1141

3G GrandFather: Odo "Red" Burgundy I Duke Burgundy 1058-1103

4G GrandFather: Henry "Gallant" Burgundy 1035-1074

3G GrandMother: Sybilla Ivrea 1065-1103

4G GrandFather: William Ivrea I Count Burgundy 1020-1087

4G GrandMother: Ettiennette Unknown

Mother: Maud Marshal 1194-1248

GrandFather: William Marshal 1146-1219

1G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert 1105-1165

1G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

2G GrandFather: Walter Salisbury 2nd Baron Chitterne

3G GrandFather: Edward Salisbury 1st Baron Trowbridge, 1st Baron Chitterne -1130

2G GrandMother: Sybilla Chaworth

GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke 1172-1220

1G GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham 1130-1176

2G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Pembroke 1100-1148

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 1066-1117

4G GrandFather: Richard Clare 1034-1090

4G GrandMother: Rohese Giffard -1113

3G GrandMother: Alice Claremont

2G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont-Roger

3G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan 1040-1118

4G GrandFather: Roger "Bearded" Beaumont-Roger 1015-1094

4G GrandMother: Adeline Meulan

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet 1085-1131

4G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet 1057-1101

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois -1120

1G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough 1145-1188

2G GrandFather: Diarmait Macmurrough 1110-1171