BIOGRAPHY OF JAMES TUCHET 5TH BARON AUDLEY HEIGHLEY 1398-1459

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: TUCHET

EVENTS

Around 1398 James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley was born to John Tuchet 4th Baron Audley Heighley (26) and Elizabeth Stafford

On 19 Dec 1408 James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (10) succeeded 5th Baron Audley Heighley in Staffordshire

On 24 Feb 1415 James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (17) and Margaret Ros were married

On 25 Oct 1415 at the Battle of Agincourt the English included: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (33) , William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux (26) , William Bourchier 1st Count Eu (41) , John Cornwall 1st Baron Fanhope, 1st Baron Milbroke (51) , Edward Courtenay (30) , Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell (12) , Thomas Dutton (19) , Edmund Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Chartley (29) , Roger Fiennes (31) , Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh (57) , John Grey (28) , John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville (31) , William Harrington (42) as the King's Standard Bearer, Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford (37) , Piers Legh (26) (wounded), Alfred Longford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury (27) , Thomas Morley 6th Baron Marshal, 5th Baron Morley (22) , John Rodney, Richard Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Bolton (22) , Robert Strelley (18) , James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (17) , Robert Umfraville (52) , Thomas West 2nd Baron West (24) , Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby (30) . Thomas Erpingham (60) commanded the archers. Thomas Rempston (23) was present. Thomas Strickland (48) carried the Banner of St George.

Around 1420 Elizabeth Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (22) and Margaret Ros

Around 1424 Anne Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (26) and Margaret Ros

Around 1426 John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (28) and Margaret Ros

After 14 Sep 1430 James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley and Eleanor Holland were married

Around 1431 Margaret Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (33) and Eleanor Holland (25)

Around 1432 Constance Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (34) and Eleanor Holland (26)

Around 1434 Humphrey Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (36) and Eleanor Holland (28)

Around 1440 Thomas Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (42) and Eleanor Holland (34)

Around 1442 Eleanor Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (44) and Eleanor Holland (36)

Around 1443 Edmund Tuchet Bishop Rochester, Bishop Hereford, Bishop Salisbury was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (45) and Eleanor Holland (37)

Around 1446 Anne Tuchet was born to James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (48) and Eleanor Holland (40)

On 23 Sep 1459 John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (58) attempted to ambush John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu (28) whilst he was travelling to Ludlow to join up with the main Yorkist army. Forewarned by scouts arranged his troops into battle order. The Yorkist army included John Conyers, Thomas Harrington (59) , James Harrington (29) , Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (59) , William Stanley Lord Chamberlain (24) , Roger Kynaston (26) , John Savile, Walter Strickland (48) and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock (59) . The Lancastrian army included John Dutton, Thomas Dutton (38) and Peter Dutton who were killed. James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (61) was killed by Roger Kynaston (26) . John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (58) and Edmund Dudley (34) were captured. Lionel Welles 6th Baron Welles (53) fought. [Battle of Blore Heath]

After 23 Sep 1459 James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley was buried at Darley Abbey

ANCESTRY

Father: John Tuchet 4th Baron Audley Heighley

GrandFather: John Tuchet

1G GrandFather: John Tuchet

1G GrandMother: Joan Audley

2G GrandFather: James Audley 2nd Baron Audley Heighley

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Audley 1st Baron Audley Heighley

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Audley

4G GrandMother: Katharine Giffard

2G GrandMother: Joan Mortimer

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

3G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Geneville

4G GrandFather: Piers Geneville

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan

GrandMother: Maud Abrichecourt

Mother: Elizabeth Stafford

GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford

1G GrandFather: John Stafford

2G GrandFather: William Stafford

3G GrandFather: William Stafford

4G GrandFather: William Stafford

4G GrandMother: Edith Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ermentrude Unknown

2G GrandMother: Isabel Stafford

3G GrandFather: Robert Stafford

4G GrandFather: Robert Stafford

4G GrandMother: Alice Corbet

3G GrandMother: Gundreda Stafford

4G GrandFather: William Stafford

4G GrandMother: Ermentrude FitzWalchelin Ferrers

1G GrandMother: Margaret Stafford

2G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford

3G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Stafford

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Clinton

3G GrandMother: Margaret Basset

4G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 1st Baron Basset Drayton

2G GrandMother: Katherine Hastings

3G GrandFather: John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny

4G GrandFather: John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny, 1st Baron Hastings

4G GrandMother: Isabel Valence

3G GrandMother: Juliane Leybourne

GrandMother: Alice Greville

1G GrandFather: John Greville