GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 7G Grandson Robert "Pious" II King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 12G Grandson Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

EVENTS

On 01 Mar 1261 Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester was born to Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer (37) and Aline Bassett (20)

Before 1286 Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester and Isabella Beauchamp were married

In 1286 Hugh "Younger" Despencer was born to Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (24) and Isabella Beauchamp (23)

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (59) defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry and infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials. The English army included: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (26) , Walter Beauchamp (55) , Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk (53) , Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex (49) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (24) , Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (37) , William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) , Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (52) , Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (27) Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor (43) , Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton (58) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton (30) , John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster (29) , Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu (48) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (11) , William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley (43) , John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave (42) , Nicholas Segrave (42) , Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford (41) , Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (30) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, Earl Lincoln (20) , Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (17) , John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey (67) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) , Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (21) , Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (32) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan, John Capet II Duke Brittany, Philip Darcy, Robert Fitzroger, Roger Fitzwalter, Simon Fraser, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell and Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury (47) . William Scrope (53) was knighted. Of the Scottish army John Stewart was killed. William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

In 1321 Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (59) exiled

In 1322 Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (60) was created 1st Earl Winchester (2C 1322)

On 27 Oct 1326 Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (65) hanged, drawn and quartered at Bristol

Aline Despencer was born to Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester and Isabella Beauchamp

Elizabeth Despencer was born to Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester and Isabella Beauchamp

Isabel Despencer was born to Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester and Isabella Beauchamp

Philip Despencer was born to Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester and Isabella Beauchamp

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer

GrandFather: Hugh Despencer

2G GrandFather: Thomas Despencer

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Despencer

2G GrandMother: Recuara Harcourt

Mother: Aline Bassett (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Philip Basset (2G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Alan Bassett

3G GrandFather: Thomas Basset

4G GrandFather: Gilbert Basset

5G GrandFather: Ralph Basset

4G GrandMother: Cecily Englefield

3G GrandMother: Adeliza Dunstanville

4G GrandFather: Alan Dunstanville

5G GrandFather: Reginald Dunstanville

2G GrandMother: Aline Fitzrobert (1G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip Fitzrobert (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester (Son Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Unknown Unknown

4G GrandMother: Mabel Fitzhamon

GrandMother: Hawise Reginar

2G GrandFather: Matthew Reginar

3G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine

5G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VII Duke Lower Lorraine

5G GrandMother: Lutgardis Sulzbach

4G GrandMother: Imagina Loon

5G GrandFather: Louis Loon I Count Loon

5G GrandMother: Agnes Metz

3G GrandMother: Alice Hastings

4G GrandFather: Robert Fitzwilliam-Hastings