WALTER DEVEREUX 1ST EARL ESSEX

Paternal Family Tree: Devereux

DESCENT

6G Grandson Edward III King England

8G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

16 Sep 1541 born

17 Sep 1558 [17] succeeded 10th Baron Ferrers of Chartley

17 Sep 1558 [17] succeeded 2nd Viscount Hereford

c 1561 [20] married Lettice Knollys 1st Countess Essex, 1st Countess Leicester

28 Jan 1571 [30] succeeded 8th Baron Bourchier

17 Jun 1572 [31] appointed 355th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

17 Jun 1572 [31] created 1st Earl Essex (8C 1572)

26 Jul 1575 [34] ordered at Rathlin Island Massacre

22 Sep 1576 [35] died

CHILDREN

Mother: Lettice Knollys 1st Countess Essex, 1st Countess Leicester (6G GD Edward III) [Fourth Cousin (Common Ancestors: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp)]

Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 10 Nov 1565 [Father: 24] [Mother: 22]

Walter Devereux

Penelope Devereux Jan 1563 [Father: 21] [Mother: 19]

Dorothy Devereux c 1564 [Father: 22] [Mother: 20]

Frances Devereux

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Devereux (5G GS Edward III)

GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford (8G GS Edward I)

2G GrandFather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers of Chartley (7G GS Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers of Chartley (7G GS John I)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux (6G GS John I)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

3G GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 7th Baroness Ferrers of Chartley (6G GD Edward I)

4G GrandFather: William Ferrers 6th Baron Ferrers of Chartley (5G GS Edward I)

GrandMother: Mary Grey (4G GD Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G GS Henry III)

3G GrandFather: John Grey of Groby (7G GS John I)

4G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers of Groby (6G GS John I)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers of Groby (6G GD Edward I)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G GD Henry III)

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

4G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

2G GrandMother: Cecily Bonville 2nd Baroness Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (3G GD Edward III)

3G GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G GS Edward I)

4G GrandFather: William Bonville (5G GS Edward I)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

3G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Alice Montagu (3G GD Edward I)

Mother: Dorothy Hastings (5G GD Edward III)

GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G GS Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings (3G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (11G GS Edmund I)

4G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings (10G GS Edmund I)

4G GrandMother: Alice Camoys

3G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Alice Montagu (3G GD Edward I)

2G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baroness Hungerford (4G GD Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford (7G GS Henry III)

4G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (6G GS Henry III)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Moleyns

3G GrandMother: Anne Percy (3G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings (6G GD John I)

GrandMother: Anne Stafford (4G GD Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (2G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Anne Neville (1G GD Edward III)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G GD Edward I)

2G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville (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)