EDWARD COURTENAY 1ST EARL DEVON

Paternal Family Tree

DESCENT

Great Grandson __Edward IV King England

EVENTS

c 1527 born

Nov 1538 [11] imprisoned at Exeter Conspiracy: Imprisoned at Tower of London

03 Aug 1553 [26] released

03 Sep 1553 [26] created 1st Earl Devon (5C 1553)

29 Sep 1553 [26] appointed Knight of the Bath

01 Oct 1553 [26] carried at Coronation of Mary I at Westminster Abbey carried the Sword of State

May 1554 [27] imprisoned at Fotheringay Castle

Nov 1555 [28] wrote at Brussels a letter pleading for permission to return to England to pay his respects to Queen Mary and to his mother

18 Sep 1556 [29] died

CHILDREN

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter

Grandfather: William Courtenay 1st Earl Devon

1G Grandfather: Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon

2G Grandfather: Hugh Courtenay

3G Grandfather: Hugh Courtenay

2G Grandmother: Margaret Carminow

Grandmother: Catherine York

1G Grandfather: Edward IV King England

2G Grandfather: Richard 3rd Duke York

3G Grandfather: Richard of Conisburgh York 1st Earl Cambridge

3G Grandmother: Anne Mortimer

2G Grandmother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville

3G Grandfather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

3G Grandmother: Joan Beaufort

1G Grandmother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

2G Grandfather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

3G Grandfather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke of Bedford

3G Grandmother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G Grandmother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

3G Grandfather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol

3G Grandmother: Margherita Baux

Mother: Gertrude Blount 1st Marchioness Exeter

Grandfather: William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy

1G Grandfather: John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy

2G Grandfather: Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy

3G Grandfather: Thomas Blount

3G Grandmother: Margaret Gresley

2G Grandmother: Helena Byron

3G Grandfather: John of Clayton Byron

1G Grandmother: Lora Berkeley

2G Grandfather: Edward Berkeley

3G Grandfather: Maurice Berkeley

3G Grandmother: Lora Fitzhugh

Grandmother: Elizabeth Saye

1G Grandfather: William Saye

2G Grandfather: John Saye

3G Grandfather: John Saye

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Cheney

3G Grandfather: Lawrence Cheney

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Cockayne