BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN BLOUNT 3RD BARON MOUNTJOY 1450-1485

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: BLOUNT

Descent English Royalty: 11G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 18G Grandson Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

EVENTS

Around 1450 John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy was born to Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy (34) and Helena Byron at Rock

On 12 Oct 1475 John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (25) succeeded 3rd Baron Mountjoy

Around 1477 John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (27) and Lora Berkeley were married

Around 1478 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy was born to John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (28) and Lora Berkeley at Barton Blount

On 07 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) lands at Mill Bay with John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (43) , Richard Guildford (35) , John Welles 1st Viscount Welles (35) , Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon all of whom were knighted. [Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay]

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (43) , Richard Guildford (35) , Walter Hungerford, Thomas King Mann (50) , John Wingfield, Edward Woodville, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon, Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth (36) , Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) , William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont (47) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney (34) , William Stanley Lord Chamberlain (50) , Roger Kynaston (52) , Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney (38) , William Brandon (29) , James Harrington (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (60) , John Sacheverell (85) and Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys (44) , Gilbert Talbot (33) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (42) and John Savage (41) commanded. Robert Poyntz (35) was knighted.

On 12 Oct 1485 John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) died

Rowland Blount was born to John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy and Lora Berkeley

Lora Blount was born to John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy and Lora Berkeley

Constance Blount was born to John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy and Lora Berkeley

ANCESTRY

Father: Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Thomas Blount (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Walter Blount (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Blount

3G GrandFather: Walter Blount

4G GrandFather: William Blount

4G GrandMother: Isabel Beauchamp

3G GrandMother: Joanna Sodington

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Somerset (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Cheduit

3G GrandMother: Margaret St John (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John St John 1st Baron St John Basing

4G GrandMother: Isabel Courtenay (5G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Sancha Toledo

2G GrandFather: Diego Gómez Toledo

GrandMother: Margaret Gresley

1G GrandFather: Thomas Gresley

Mother: Helena Byron

GrandFather: John Byron

1G GrandFather: Richard Byron

2G GrandFather: James Byron