Paternal Family Tree


Great Grandson Edward IV King England


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



Father: Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter (GS Edward IV)

GrandFather: William Courtenay 1st Earl Devon (5G GS Edward I)

2G GrandFather: Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon (4G GS Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay (3G GS Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay (2G GS Edward I)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Carminow

GrandMother: Catherine York (D Edward IV)

2G GrandFather: Edward IV King England (2G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York (1G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Richard of Conisburgh York 1st Earl Cambridge (GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer (2G GD Edward III)

3G GrandMother: Cecily "Rose Neville of Raby" (1G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G GS Henry II)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (GD Edward III)

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G GD Henry III)

3G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke of Bedford

4G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

3G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

4G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G GS Henry III)

4G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G GD John I)

Mother: Gertrude Blount 1st Marchioness Exeter (9G GD John I)

GrandFather: William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (8G GS John I)

2G GrandFather: John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (12G GS Henry I)

3G GrandFather: Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy (11G GS Henry I)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Blount (10G GS Henry I)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Gresley

3G GrandMother: Helena Byron

4G GrandFather: John Byron of Clayton

2G GrandMother: Lora Berkeley (7G GD John I)

3G GrandFather: Edward Berkeley (6G GS John I)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley (5G GS John I)

4G GrandMother: Lora Fitzhugh (6G GD Henry II)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Saye (9G GD John I)

2G GrandFather: William Saye (8G GS John I)

3G GrandFather: John Saye (8G GS John I)

4G GrandFather: John Saye (7G GS John I)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney (7G GD John I)

4G GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne (6G GD John I)