GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

Around 1287 Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh was born to Robert Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (33) and Maud Badlesmere (22)

Before 1314 Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh and Elizabeth Verdun were married

Around 1314 Henry Burghesh was born to Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (27) and Elizabeth Verdun (8)

Around 1315 Maud Burghesh was born to Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (28) and Elizabeth Verdun (9) at Rotherfield

Around 1319 Joan Burghesh was born to Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (32) and Elizabeth Verdun (13) at Burwash

In Oct 1321 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England was returning from Canterbury to London. She sought accomodation at Leeds Castle which was under the protection of Margaret Clare (34) the wife of Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere (46) . Margaret Clare (34) refused entry to the Queen killing around six of her retinue when they tried to force entry. Edward II King England (37) commenced the Siege of Leeds Castle. Once Edward II King England (37) gained possession of the castle he had the garrison handed from the battlements. Margaret Clare (34) , her five children, and Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (34) , her nephew, were imprisoned in the Tower of London.

Around 1322 John Burghesh was born to Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (35) and Elizabeth Verdun (16) at East Worldham

Before 1329 Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh was born to Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh and Elizabeth Verdun

On 25 Jan 1330 Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (43) was created 1st Baron Burghesh (2C 1330)

On 03 Aug 1355 Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh (68) died at Dover

ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh

Mother: Maud Badlesmere

GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere

GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard