BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM BLOUNT 4TH BARON MOUNTJOY 1478-1534

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: BLOUNT

Descent English Royalty: 8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 14G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

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

On 12 Oct 1485 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (7) succeeded 4th Baron Mountjoy

Around 1497 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (19) and Elizabeth Saye were married

Around 1498 Mary Blount was born to William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (20) and Dorothy Grey (18)

Before 1504 Gertrude Blount was born to William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy and Elizabeth Saye

On Jul 1509 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (31) and Inez Venegas were married

On Feb 1515 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (37) and Alice Keble were married

Around 1518 Catherine Blount was born to William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (40) and Alice Keble

On 28 Jun 1518 Charles Blount 5th Baron Mountjoy was born to William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (40) and Alice Keble at Tournai

On Jun 1520 Henry VIII King England and Ireland (28) hosted Field of the Cloth of Gold at Balinghem. Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset (42) carried the Sword of State. John Stokesley Bishop London (45) attended as Henry VIII's chaplain. Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye (36) , Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth (42) , Anthony Poyntz (40) , William Coffin (25) , William "Great" Courtenay (43) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (37) , William Paston (41) , William Denys (50) , Richard Cecil (25) , William Parr 1st Baron Parr Horton (37) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland (22) , John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt (40) , Henry Guildford (31) , Marmaduke Constable (40) , William Compton (38) , William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (42) , Thomas Cheney (35) , Henry Willoughby (69) , John Rodney (59) , John Marney 2nd Baron Marney (35) , William Sidney (38) , John Vere 14th Earl Oxford (20) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (49) , Edmund Walsingham (40) , Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West (63) , Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke, 10th Baron Latimer (48) , Anthony Wingfield (32) and Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham attended. William Carey (20) jousted. Margaret Dymoke (20) attended. William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne (50) organised. Jane Parker 2nd Viscountess Rochford (15) attended.

On May 1522 Henry VIII King England and Ireland (30) met with Charles Habsburg-Spain V Holy Roman Emperor (22) at Dover. William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (44) , William Compton (40) , John Marney 2nd Baron Marney (37) and John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (51) were present. Henry VIII Meeting with Charles V Holy Roman Emperor

On 29 Jul 1523 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (45) and Dorothy Grey (43) were married

In 1526 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (48) was appointed 289th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

On 08 Nov 1534 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (56) died

John Blount was born to William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy and Dorothy Grey

Dorothy Blount was born to William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy and Dorothy Grey

ANCESTRY

Father: John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (11G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

1G GrandFather: Thomas Blount (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Walter Blount (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Blount

4G GrandFather: Walter Blount

4G GrandMother: Joanna Sodington

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Somerset (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret St John (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Sancha Toledo

3G GrandFather: Diego Gómez Toledo

1G GrandMother: Margaret Gresley

2G GrandFather: Thomas Gresley

GrandMother: Helena Byron

1G GrandFather: John Byron

2G GrandFather: Richard Byron

3G GrandFather: James Byron

Mother: Lora Berkeley (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: Edward Berkeley (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Berkeley (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eva Zouche

3G GrandMother: Katherine Clivedon

4G GrandFather: John Clivedon

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

1G GrandMother: Lora Fitzhugh (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh

3G GrandFather: Hugh Fitzhugh 2nd Baron Fitzhugh

4G GrandFather: Hugh Fitzhugh

3G GrandMother: Joan Scrope

4G GrandFather: Henry Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Masham

4G GrandMother: Joan Unknown

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Grey (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Rotherfield (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Avice Marmion