BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY PERCY 4TH EARL NORTHUMBERLAND 1449-1489

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

Around 1449 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 (27) and Eleanor Poynings 1422-1480 (27)

On 29 Mar 1461 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (12) succeeded 4th Earl Northumberland (1C 1377)

In 1470 Robert Constable 1423-1488 (46) was was in the service of Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (21)

In 1470 Marmaduke Constable 1457-1518 (13) was in the service of Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (21)

In 1474 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (25) was appointed 213th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 14 Jan 1478 Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (29) and Maud Herbert 1458-1485 (20)

In 1479 Alan Percy 1479- was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (30) and Maud Herbert 1458-1485 (21)

In 1480 Josceline Percy 1480-1532 was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (31) and Maud Herbert 1458-1485 (22)

On Aug 1481 Marmaduke Constable 1457-1518 (24) was knighted by Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (32)

In 1483 Arundel Percy 1483-1544 was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (34) and Maud Herbert 1458-1485 (25)

On 27 Jul 1485 Anne Percy 1485-1552 was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (36) and Maud Herbert 1458-1485 (27)

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (36) betrayed Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) by not committing his forces at the Battle of Bosworth.

On 28 Apr 1489 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (40) was hanged at York, Yorkshire by the rebels when attempting to collect the tax. The King then sent an army of 8000 north led by Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (46). The rebels dispersed; their leader John à Chambre was hanged for treason. The rebels then chose John Percy 1459- (30) as their leader. His leadership proved less than reliable; he eventually fled to the court of Margaret of Burgundy 1446-1503 (42)

After 28 Apr 1489 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 was buried at Beverley Minster, Beverley, Yorkshire

In Dec 1489 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (11) and Eleanor Percy -1530 were married. The executors of her father Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489, who had been hanged by rebels during the Northern Rebellion earlier in the year, having paid Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (32) £4000 for the privilege. His father, Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483, had been hanged for treason in 1483.

Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 and Maud Herbert 1458-1485 were married

Eleanor Percy -1530 was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 and Maud Herbert 1458-1485

William Percy -1540 was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 and Maud Herbert 1458-1485

Elizabeth Percy was born to Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 and Maud Herbert 1458-1485

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland 1393-1455 (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy 1364-1403 (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland 1341-1408 (2G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy 1321-1368 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet 1320-1362 (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345 (Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

2G GrandMother: Margaret Neville 1329-1372 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering 1267-1329 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1270- (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer 1371-1417 (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster 1352-1381 (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March 1328-1360 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 1303-1331 (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere 1313-1356 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu 1332-1381

4G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury 1301-1349

4G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison 1304-1349

2G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382 (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338-1368 (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster 1332-1363 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster 1312-1333 (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet 1310-1377 (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Eleanor Neville 1397-1472 (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering 1267-1329 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1270- (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare 1276-1327 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440 (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327 (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337 (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois 1294-1342 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380

Mother: Eleanor Poynings 1422-1480 (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: Richard Poynings 1400-1429 (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Poynings 5th Baron Poynings 1382-1446 (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Poynings 4th Baron Poynings 1359-1387

3G GrandFather: Michael Poynings 2nd Baron Poynings 1318-1369

4G GrandFather: Thomas Poynings 1st Baron Poynings 1294-1339

3G GrandMother: Joan Rokesley -1369

4G GrandFather: Richard Rokesley

2G GrandMother: Isabel Grey (8G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Grey 1st Baron Fitzpayn 1321-1393 (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Grey 2nd Baron Grey Codnor 1282-1335 (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Somerville

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Brienne

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Grey 1393- (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1362-1440 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1322-1388 (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Grey 1st Baron Grey Ruthyn 1290-1353 (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alianore Strange 1331-1396 (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere 1306-1349 (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler 1309-1361 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Ros (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Ros 4th Baron Ros Helmsley 1335-1384 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Ros 2nd Baron Ros Helmsley 1285-1343

4G GrandMother: Margery Badlesmere 1308-1363 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Stafford 1341-1415 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372 (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley 1318-1349 (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley 1382-1455 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: John Berkeley 1352-1428 (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley 1296-1361 (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1271-1326 (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1245-1321 (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Ferrers -1309 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Eva Zouche 1281-1314

4G GrandFather: Eudo Zouche 1244-1279

4G GrandMother: Millicent Cantilupe -1299

2G GrandMother: Katherine Clivedon 1310-1385

3G GrandFather: John Clivedon 1284-1373

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne