EDWARD COURTENAY 1ST EARL DEVON

Paternal Family Tree: Courtenay

DESCENT

4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

8G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

EVENTS

married Elizabeth Courtenay

1483 escaped to Henry VII in Brittany at Buckingham's Rebellion

07 Aug 1485 knighted at Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay by Henry VII

1485 created 1st Earl Devon (3C 1485)

22 Aug 1485 fought at Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster at Ambion Hill

c 1494 appointed 241st Knight Garter: Henry VII

1509 died

CHILDREN

William Courtenay 1st Earl Devon 1475 [Mother: 66]

William Courtenay 1451 [Mother: 42]

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh Courtenay (3G GS Edward I)

GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay (2G GS Edward I)

2G GrandFather: Edward Courtenay (1G GS Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon

4G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon

4G GrandMother: Agnes St John

3G GrandMother: Margaret Bohun (GD Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (8G GS Edmund I)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet of Rhuddlan (D Edward I)

Mother: Margaret Carminow