BIOGRAPHY OF HUGH AUDLEY 1ST EARL GLOUCESTER 1291-1347

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: AUDLEY

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: 8G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 8G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1291 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester was born to Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (24) and Isolde Mortimer (21) at Stratton Audley

In 1316 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (25) was appointed as High Sheriff Rutland

In 1316 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (25) was appointed as High Sheriff Rutland

On 28 Apr 1317 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (26) and Margaret Clare were married

On 20 Sep 1317 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (26) was created 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley in Oxfordshire

Around 1318 Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley was born to Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (27) and Margaret Clare

After 16 Mar 1322, Battle of Boroughbridge, Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester and his wife Margaret Clare were both imprisoned. He in Nottingham Castle and she in Sempringham Priory.

On 14 Dec 1325 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (34) escaped from Nottingham Castle.

In 1327 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (36) was appointed as High Sheriff Rutland

Before 06 Jul 1336 Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford abducted Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley. She being the heir of the very wealthy Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester; considerably more wealthy than Ralph. Edward III King England was sympathetic despite the complaint of her father since Ralph had been one of Edward III King England's key supporters during the plot to arrest Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March. Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley's father was subsequently created Earl as a quid pro quo.

In 1337 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (46) was created 1st Earl Gloucester (3C 1337) by Edward III King England (24) as compensation for his daughter Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley (19) having been abducted by Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford (35) .

On 10 Nov 1347 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (56) died at Tonbridge

After 10 Nov 1347 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester was buried at Tonbridge Priory

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: James Audley

1G GrandFather: Henry Audley

2G GrandFather: Adam Audley

3G GrandFather: Liulf Audley

4G GrandFather: William Audley

4G GrandMother: Aldgyth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Mabella Stanley

2G GrandMother: Emma Fitzorm

1G GrandMother: Bertrade Mainwaring

2G GrandFather: Ralph Mainwaring

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

1G GrandFather: William Longespée (Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

4G GrandMother: Empress Matilda (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Ida Tosny

4G GrandFather: Ralph Tosny

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

2G GrandMother: Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock

3G GrandFather: William Salisbury 2nd Earl Salisbury

4G GrandFather: Patrick Salisbury 1st Earl Salisbury

4G GrandMother: Adela Montgomery

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Vitre

4G GrandFather: Robert Vitre

1G GrandMother: Idoine Camville

Mother: Isolde Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

1G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Ralph Mortimer

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer

4G GrandFather: Hugh Mortimer

4G GrandMother: Matilda Gernon

3G GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

4G GrandFather: Walchelin Ferrers

2G GrandMother: Gwladus verch Llewelyn "Dark Eyed" Aberffraw (Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Llewellyn "The Great" Aberffraw

4G GrandFather: Iorwerth "Drwyndwn aka Flat Nosed" Aberffraw

4G GrandMother: Marared ferch Madog Mathrafal

3G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet (Daughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Adela Plantagenet

1G GrandMother: Maud Braose

2G GrandFather: William Braose

3G GrandFather: Reginald Braose

4G GrandFather: William Braose 4th Baron Bramber

4G GrandMother: Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

3G GrandMother: Graecia Briwere

2G GrandMother: Eva Marshal

3G GrandFather: William Marshal

4G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

4G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

3G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke

4G GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham

4G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

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

1G GrandFather: William Fiennes

2G GrandFather: Enguerrand Ingleram Fiennes

3G GrandFather: William Fiennes

4G GrandFather: Engeurrand "Crusader" Fiennes

4G GrandMother: Sibylle Flanders

3G GrandMother: Agnes Dammartin

4G GrandFather: Alberic Dammartin

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Clermont

2G GrandMother: Isabel Provence

1G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John Beaumont (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem

4G GrandFather: Erard Brienne II Count Brienne

4G GrandMother: Agnès Montfaucon

3G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso IX King Leon

4G GrandMother: Berengaria Ivrea I Queen Castile (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Jeanne Châteaudun

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Châteaudun VI Viscount Châteaudun

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Châteaudun V Viscount Châteaudun

3G GrandMother: Clemence Roches