BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT HUNGERFORD 3RD BARON HUNGERFORD 1431-1464

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HUNGERFORD

EVENTS

In 1431 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford was born to Robert Hungerford 2nd Baron Hungerford (31) and Margaret Botreaux

Around 1441 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (10) and Eleanor Moleyns were married

In 07 Jul 1453 regarded as the last battle of the Hundred Years War the Battle of Castillon was fought at Castillon. John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford (70) and John Talbot 1st Viscount Lisle (27) were killed. Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (22) and John Foix Earl Kendal (43) were captured.

In 1459 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (28) was released

In 1459 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (28) succeeded 3rd Baron Hungerford

On 29 Mar 1461 at the Battle of Towton those who fought for the Lancaster included William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme (46) , John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (60) , William Norreys (20) , Thomas Grey, Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (30) , John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford (12) , Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (33) , Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers (56) , James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde (40) , John Butler 6th Earl Ormonde (12) , William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont (22) and Thomas Tresham (41) . Cardinal John Morton (41) was captured.

On Aug 1461 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (30) arrested by the French at France

On 15 May 1464 a Yorkist army commanded by John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu (33) defeated a Lancastrian army commanded by Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (28) at Hexham during the Battle of Hexham. Those fighting for York included John Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (36) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton (26) and Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (36) . Of the Lancastrian army William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme (49) fought. Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (33) and Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer (40) were both captured. Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (28) was beheaded following the battle.

On 18 May 1464 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (33) was executed at Newcastle on Tyne. Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer (40) was executed at Middleham. [Battle of Hexham]

After 18 May 1464 Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford was buried at Hungerford Chapel

Thomas Hungerford was born to Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford and Eleanor Moleyns

Walter Hungerford was born to Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford and Eleanor Moleyns

ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Hungerford 2nd Baron Hungerford

GrandFather: Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford

1G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford

2G GrandFather: Walter Hungerford

3G GrandFather: Unknown Hungerford

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzjohn

3G GrandFather: Adam Fitzjohn

1G GrandMother: Joan Hussey

2G GrandFather: Edmund Hussey

GrandMother: Eleanor or Catherine Peverell

1G GrandFather: Thomas Peverell

1G GrandMother: Margaret Courtenay

2G GrandFather: Robert Courtenay

3G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon

4G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Despencer

3G GrandMother: Agnes St John

4G GrandFather: John St John

4G GrandMother: Agnes Fitzpiers

Mother: Margaret Botreaux

GrandFather: William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux

1G GrandFather: William Botreaux 2nd Baron Botreaux

2G GrandFather: William Botreaux 1st Baron Botreaux

3G GrandFather: William Botreaux

4G GrandFather: Reginald Botreaux

3G GrandMother: Isabel Moels

4G GrandFather: John Moels 4th Baron Moels

4G GrandMother: Joan Lovel

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Daubeny

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth St Lo

2G GrandFather: John St Lo

GrandMother: Elizabeth or Cecilia Beaumont

1G GrandFather: John Beaumont 4th Baron Beaumont

2G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 3rd Baron Beaumont

3G GrandFather: John Beaumont 2nd Baron Beaumont

4G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan

4G GrandMother: Alice Comyn

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

2G GrandMother: Margaret Vere

3G GrandFather: John Vere 7th Earl Oxford

4G GrandFather: Alphonse Vere

4G GrandMother: Jane Foliot

3G GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere

4G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare

1G GrandMother: Katherine Everingham