BIOGRAPHY OF HUBERT BURGH COUNT MORTAIN, 1ST EARL KENT 1170-1243

EVENTS

Around 1170 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 was born to Walter Burgh 1130-1206 (40) and Alice Unknown at Kent

Before 1202 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 was appointed as Count Mortain (Mortagne), and as Constable Dover Castle, Constable Windsor Castle, Constable Chinon Castle

Before 1217 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 and Beatrice Warenne 1174-1214 were married

On 24 Aug 1217 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (47) commanded the King's forces at Sandwich, Kent during the Battle of Sandwich aka Dover. French re-enforcements had left Calais to join with the future Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226 (29) 's forces who were in short supply following the Second Battle of Lincoln. Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (47) 's men routed the French ships. The battle marked the end of Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226 (29) 's invasion with the Treaty of Kingston aka Lambeth being signed shortly afterwards.

On Sep 1217 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (47) and Isabella Fitzrobert 3rd Countess Gloucester 1173-1217 (44) were married

Around 1222 Margaret Burgh 1222-1237 was born to Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (52) and Margaret Dunkeld 1193-1259 (29) at Kent

On 07 Mar 1226 William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226 (50) poisoned by Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (56) at Salisbury Castle, Salisbury, Wiltshire

In 1227 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (57) was created 1st Earl Kent (4C 1227)

In 1232 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (62) was imprisoned at Devizes Castle, Devizes, Wiltshire

In 1236 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 (66) and Margaret Dunkeld 1193-1259 (43) were married

Before 05 May 1243 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 died at Banstead, Surrey

Before 05 May 1243 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 was buried at Blackfriars Church, Holborn, Greater London

John Burgh was born to Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 and Beatrice Warenne 1174-1214

Hubert Burgh was born to Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 and Margaret Dunkeld 1193-1259

ANCESTRY

Father: Walter Burgh 1130-1206

Mother: Alice Unknown