GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 9G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1308 Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer was born to Hugh "Younger" Despencer (22) and Eleanor Clare (15)

On 02 Jan 1315 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall was buried at King's Langley Priory in a lavish ceremony some two and a half years after his murder. The ceremony was attended by Edward II King England (30) and his wife Isabella Capet Queen Consort England as well as Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (39) , Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, Thomas Plantagenet 1st Earl Norfolk (14) , Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere (39) , Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer (7) and his son Hugh "Younger" Despencer (29) . [Funeral of Piers Gaveston].

In 1338 Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer (30) succeeded 2nd Baron Despencer (1C 1264/1295)

Before 27 Apr 1341 Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer and Elizabeth Montagu were married

In 1349 Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer (41) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh "Younger" Despencer

GrandFather: Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester

2G GrandFather: Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer

3G GrandFather: Hugh Despencer

4G GrandFather: Thomas Despencer

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Despencer

4G GrandMother: Recuara Harcourt

3G GrandMother: Aliva Quincy

4G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

5G GrandFather: Robert Quincy

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

5G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 3rd Earl Leicester

5G GrandMother: Petronilla Grandesmil

2G GrandMother: Aline Bassett

GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

2G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

3G GrandFather: William Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp

5G GrandMother: Jeanne de Saint-Valéry Saint-Valéry

4G GrandMother: Joan Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer

5G GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

3G GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

4G GrandFather: William Maudit

4G GrandMother: Alice Beaumont-Roger

5G GrandFather: Waleran Beaumont-Roger 4th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Alice Harcourt

2G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

3G GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Fitzpeter 1st Earl Essex

4G GrandMother: Aveline Clare

5G GrandFather: Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford

5G GrandMother: Maud St Hilary

3G GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

4G GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk

5G GrandFather: Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk

5G GrandMother: Ida Tosny

4G GrandMother: Maud Marshal

5G GrandFather: William Marshal

5G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Earl Pembroke

Mother: Eleanor Clare (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 5th Earl Gloucester, 4th Earl Hertford (2G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Clare 3rd Earl Hertford

5G GrandFather: Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford

5G GrandMother: Maud St Hilary

4G GrandMother: Amice Fitzrobert (1G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: William Fitzrobert 2nd Earl Gloucester (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Hawise Beaumont-Roger

3G GrandMother: Isabel Marshal

4G GrandFather: William Marshal

5G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

5G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

4G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Earl Pembroke

5G GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham

5G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

2G GrandMother: Maud Lacy (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Lacy 8th Baron Bowland, 8th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Lacy

4G GrandFather: Roger Lacy 6th Baron Lacy, 7th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Bowland

5G GrandFather: John Fitzrichard 6th Baron Halton

5G GrandMother: Alice Essex

4G GrandMother: Maud Clere

3G GrandMother: Margaret Quincy 2nd Earl Lincoln (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Quincy

5G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

5G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

4G GrandMother: Hawise Gernon (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet (Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

5G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême

5G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

5G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

5G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

5G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

5G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

2G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso IX King Leon

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand II King Leon

5G GrandMother: Urraca Burgundy Queen Consort Leon

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

5G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile (Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

4G GrandFather: Simon Dammartin

5G GrandFather: Alberic Dammartin

5G GrandMother: Mathilde Clermont

4G GrandMother: Marie Montgomery Count Ponthieu

5G GrandFather: William Montgomery IV Count Ponthieu

5G GrandMother: Alys Capet