BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT VERE 1ST DUKE IRELAND 1362-1392

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: VERE

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Henry III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 10G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 16 Jan 1362 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland was born to Thomas Vere 8th Earl Oxford (26) and Maud Ufford (17)

On Sep 1371 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (9) succeeded 9th Earl Oxford (2C 1141)

On 05 Oct 1376 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (14) and Philippa Guines (9) were married

In 1385 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (22) was created 1st Marquis Dublin

In 1385 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (22) was appointed 73rd Knight Garter: Richard II

In 1386 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (23) was created 1st Duke Ireland

In 1387 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (24) carried Philippa Guines (19)

In 1387 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (24) and Agnes Launcekrona were married

On 22 Dec 1387 the forces of the Lords Appellant led by the future Henry IV King England (20) defeated the forces of Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (25) during the Battle of Radcot Bridge at Radcot. Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (25) narrowly escaped.

In 1388 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (25) exiled at Louvain

In Feb 1388 Merciless Parliament sought to cleanse Richard II King England (21) 's administration. Simon Burley (52) was executed. Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk (58) was sentenced to be hung, drawn and quartered. Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (26) was attainted. Nicholas Brembre was tried.

On 22 Nov 1392 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (30) killed whilst hunting at Louvain

On 22 Nov 1395 Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland was buried when Richard II King England (28) had the coffin opened to kiss his lost friend's hand and to gaze on his face one last time

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Vere 8th Earl Oxford (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: John Vere 7th Earl Oxford

1G GrandFather: Alphonse Vere

2G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

3G GrandFather: Hugh Vere 4th Earl Oxford

4G GrandFather: Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford

4G GrandMother: Isabel Bolebec

3G GrandMother: Hawise Quincy

4G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

2G GrandMother: Alice Sandford

1G GrandMother: Jane Foliot

GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

2G GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere

2G GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

1G GrandMother: Margaret Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Clare (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

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

4G GrandMother: Isabel Marshal

3G GrandMother: Maud Lacy (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Lacy 8th Baron Bowland, 8th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Lacy

4G GrandMother: Margaret Quincy 2nd Countess Lincoln (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly

4G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 2nd Lord Offaly

4G GrandMother: Juliana Grenville

3G GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Stephen Longespée (Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Emmeline Riddlesford

Mother: Maud Ufford (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Ralph Ufford

1G GrandFather: Robert Ufford 1st Baron Ufford

1G GrandMother: Cecily Valoignes

2G GrandFather: Robert Valoignes

GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (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)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant (1G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

1G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

2G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

2G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

3G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

4G GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

4G GrandMother: Isabel Bigod