GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 2G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 12G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 26 Jan 1436 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (30) and Eleanor Beauchamp (27)

On 22 May 1455 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (19) succeeded 3rd Duke Somerset (2C 1448)

On 22 May 1455 at the First Battle of St Albans. The Lancastrians Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (49) , Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (62) , William Cotton and Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford (41) were killed. Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (52) was wounded and captured. Henry VI King England, II King France (33) , John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (54) and Edmund Dudley (30) were captured. Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (19) was wounded. James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde (34) and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock fought.

On Dec 1456 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu (25) attacked by Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (20) at Cheapside

On 24 Mar 1458 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier (40) presided at Westminster Abbey during the Loveday. John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford (22) , Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (58) , Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, Earl Salisbury (30) , Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (22) , Richard York 3rd Duke York (46) , Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (36) , Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont (35) and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England attended in an attempt to reconcile the Lancastrian and Yorkist factions.

After Nov 1459 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset was appointed as Captain Calais

Before 1460 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset natural Joan Hill

In 1460 Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester was born to Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (23) and Joan Hill

On 25 Apr 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 Hedgeley Moor during the Battle of Hedgeley Moor. Lancastrians Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley (36) and Ralph Percy (39) were killed.

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.

ANCESTRY

Father: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, Count Holland (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

GrandMother: Margaret Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

4G GrandMother: Maud Zouche (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Segrave

3G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baron Wake Liddell (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

4G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

5G GrandFather: William Warenne

5G GrandMother: Joan Vere

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

5G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

5G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

Mother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

5G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

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

5G GrandFather: Roger Tosny (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Bohun

3G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baron Geneville (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Piers Geneville

5G GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Ferrers 3rd Baron Ferrers Groby (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 2nd Baron Ferrers Groby (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Ellen or Margaret Segrave

4G GrandMother: Isabel Verdun (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 2nd Lord Verdun

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Clare (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Umfraville

GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

5G GrandMother: Eva Zouche

4G GrandMother: Margaret 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)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Despencer (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh "Younger" Despencer (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Clare (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, Earl Hertford (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet (Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Lisle 3rd Baron Lisle (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Warin Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Gerard Lisle 1st Baron Lisle

5G GrandFather: Warin Lisle

5G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandMother: Margaret Pipard

4G GrandFather: William Pipard