BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS PERCY 1ST BARON EGREMONT 1422-1460

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 2G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 29 Nov 1422 Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland 1393-1455 (29) and Eleanor Neville 1397-1472 (25) at Leconfield, Yorkshire

In 1449 Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (26) was created 1st Baron Egremont

After 01 May 1453 Thomas Neville 1430-1460 and Maud Stanhope -1497 were married. Maud Stanhope -1497 was the niece and heiress of Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 meaning traditional Percy lands would become Neville lands. The Percy's, being the older family, especially Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460

Around 10 Aug 1453 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (22) summoned with Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (30) to appear before a Royal Council; he ignored it.

On 24 Aug 1453 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (22) was ambushed at Heworth Moor, York, Yorkshire by Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (30) leading a force of 700+ men when returning with his brother's wedding party from Tattershall Castle, Tattershall, Lincolnshire to Sheriff Hutton, Yorkshire

On Sep 1453 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (22) ransacked the manor of Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (30) breaking windows and tiles.

On 31 Oct 1454 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (23) and Thomas Neville 1430-1460 (23) captured Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (31) and Richard Percy 1426-1461 (28) at Stamford Bridge, East Riding, Yorkshire during the Neville - Percy Battle

After 31 Oct 1454 Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 was tried and fined £11200 (his income was £100 per year).

After 31 Oct 1454 Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 was imprisoned at Newgate Prison, Newgate Street, City of London

On 13 Nov 1456 Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (33) escaped at Newgate Prison, Newgate Street, City of London

On 24 Mar 1458 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (40) presided at Westminster Abbey, Westminster during the Loveday. John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford 1435-1461 (22), Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 (58), Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (30), Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 (22), Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460 (46), Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 (36), Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (35) and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England 1430-1482 (28) attended in an attempt to reconcile the Lancastrian and Yorkist factions.

Around 1459 John Percy 1459- was born to Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (36)

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.

ANCESTRY

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

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

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

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy 1321-1368 (5G Grandson 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)

2G GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet 1320-1362 (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster 1245-1296 (Son Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet 1248-1302 (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth 1250-1283

4G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp 1263-1306

1G GrandMother: Margaret Neville 1329-1372 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

4G GrandFather: Robert Neville 1237-1271

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

4G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth 1240-1310

4G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche 1251-1329 (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: James Audley 1225-1232

4G GrandMother: Ela Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1251-1304 (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes 1269- (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

1G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster 1352-1381 (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 1303-1331 (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Geneville 1286-1356 (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere 1313-1356 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare 1287-1333 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu 1332-1381

3G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury 1301-1349

4G GrandFather: William Montagu 2nd Baron Montagu 1275-1319

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Montfort 1275-1345

3G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison 1304-1349

4G GrandFather: William Grandison 1st Baron Grandison 1262-1335

4G GrandMother: Sibylla Tregoz

1G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382 (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338-1368 (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: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster 1332-1363 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: John Burgh 1286-1313

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Clare 1295-1360 (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet 1310-1377 (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

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

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

1G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

4G GrandFather: Robert Neville 1237-1271

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

4G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth 1240-1310

4G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche 1251-1329 (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: James Audley 1225-1232

4G GrandMother: Ela Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1251-1304 (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes 1269- (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe -1272

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302 (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

2G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314

4G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 1243-1282

4G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

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

4G GrandFather: Thomas Clare 1245-1287 (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald 1266-1300 (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

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

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327 (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (Son Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England 1241-1290 (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314 (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre 1273-1305 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337 (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland 1247-1304 (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg 1252-1311 (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois 1294-1342 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois 1270-1325 (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet 1273-1299 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

2G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380