GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1428 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles was born to Lionel Welles 6th Baron Welles (22) and Joan or Cecily Waterton

On 09 Jan 1449 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (21) and Joan Willoughby 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby (24) were married

On 09 Jan 1449 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (21) jure uxoris 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby

On 31 Jan 1453 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (25) was knighted

On 18 Feb 1461 the Lancastrian army defeated the Yorkist army at Second Battle of St Albans and rescued Henry VI King England, II King France (39) . The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter (30) and included Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (39) , John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk (45) , Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor (26) and Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (33) . Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley (33) , William Tailboys Baron Kyme (46) , John Talbot Earl Shrewsbury, Earl Waterford (12) and Thomas Tresham (41) were knighted.

On 29 Mar 1461 at the Battle of Towton those who fought for the Lancaster included William Tailboys Baron Kyme (46) , John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (60) , William Norreys (20) , Thomas Grey, Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (30) , John Talbot Earl Shrewsbury, 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 and Thomas Tresham (41) . Cardinal John Morton was captured.

On 21 Aug 1463 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (35) arrived at Dover with Edward IV King England (21) .

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 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 Jun 1467 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (39) succeeded 7th Baron Welles

On Mar 1470 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (42) was executed at Queen's Cross during the Welles' Rebellion

Robert Welles 8th Baron Willoughby Eresby was born to Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles and Joan Willoughby 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby

Joan Welles 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby was born to Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles and Joan Willoughby 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby

ANCESTRY

Father: Lionel Welles 6th Baron Welles (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Eudo Welles (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Welles 5th Baron Welles (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John Welles 4th Baron Welles

4G GrandFather: Adam Welles 3rd Baron Welles

5G GrandFather: Adam Welles 1st Baron Ughtred

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bardolf

5G GrandFather: Thomas Bardolf 2nd Baron Bardolf

5G GrandMother: Agnes Grandison

3G GrandMother: Maud Ros (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Ros 2nd Baron Ros Helmsley

5G GrandFather: William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley

5G GrandMother: Maud Vaux

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

5G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

5G GrandMother: Margaret Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Mowbray (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Mowbray 4th Baron Mowbray, 5th Baron Segrave (2G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Mowbray 3rd Baron Mowbray (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Aline Brewes

4G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Segrave 5th Baron Segrave (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Segrave 4th Baron Segrave

5G GrandFather: Stephen Segrave 3rd Baron Segrave

4G GrandMother: Margaret Plantagenet 2nd Earl Norfolk (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Plantagenet 1st Earl Norfolk (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Hales

GrandMother: Maud Greystoke (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Ralph Greystoke 3rd Baron Greystoke (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William Greystoke 2nd Baron Greystoke (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Greystoke 1st Baron Greystoke

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Fitzhugh

2G GrandMother: Catherine Clifford (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 3rd Baron Clifford (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandMother: Maud Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabel Berkeley (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eva Zouche

3G GrandMother: Maud Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Alice Tosny (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baron Geneville (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

Mother: Joan or Cecily Waterton