GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 10G Grandson Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

EVENTS

On 25 Mar 1273 Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy was born to Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe and Eleanor Warenne at Petworth

In 1293 Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (19) and Eleanor Fitzalan were married

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (59) defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry and infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials. The English army included: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (26) , Walter Beauchamp (55) , Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk (53) , Humphrey Bohun his grandfather 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex (49) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (24) , Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (37) , William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) , Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (52) , Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (27) Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor (43) , Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton (58) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton (30) , John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster (29) , Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu (48) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (11) , William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley (43) , John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave (42) , Nicholas Segrave (42) , Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford (41) , Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (30) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (20) , Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (17) , John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey (67) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) , Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (21) , Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (32) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan, John Capet II Duke Brittany, Philip Darcy, Robert Fitzroger, Roger Fitzwalter, Simon Fraser, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell and Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury (47) . William Scrope (53) was knighted. Of the Scottish army John Stewart was killed. William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

In 1299 Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) was created 1st Baron Percy

In 1299 Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy was born to Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) and Eleanor Fitzalan

Before 09 Mar 1301 seven Earls and 96 Barons signed a letter to the Pope refuting the Pope's claim that Scotland was subject to the Pope's feudal overlordship. The letter was never sent. Those who signed include: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer, Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex, Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk, Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, William Leybourne, Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster, William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby, Edmund Hastings, John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny, Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore, Fulk Fitzwarin 2nd Baron Fitzwarin, Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy, Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter, John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset, William Braose 2nd Baron Braose, John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort, Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton, John Moels 1st Baron Moels, Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley, Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford, John Strange 1st Baron Strange Knockin, Thomas Multon 1st Baron Multon Gilsland, Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford, Walter Beauchamp, Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby, John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave, William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby, Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, Piers Mauley 1st Baron Mauley, Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby, John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster, Roger Scales 1st Baron Scales, Thomas Furnival 1st Baron Furnivall, Hugh Bardolf 1st Baron Bardolf, Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot, William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt, Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford, Walter Fauconberg 1st Baron Fauconberg [Baron's Letter to the Pope].

Around 1303 William Percy was born to Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (29) and Eleanor Fitzalan at Petworth

On 04 May 1312 Edward II King England (28) and Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall were at Newcastle on Tyne Castle where they barely escaped a force led by Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (34) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (39) and Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (38) . Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall escaped to Scarborough, Edward II King England (28) to York. [Gaveston's Escape from Newcastle].

On 19 May 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall surrendered to Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, John Warenne 7th Earl Surrey (25) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (39) and Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall who were besieging the castle. The terms of the surrender were that Pembroke, Warenne and Percy would take Gaveston to York, where the barons would negotiate with the king. [Gaveston Surrenders].

In 1314 Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (40) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe

GrandFather: William Percy 6th Baron Percy Topcliffe

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy

3G GrandFather: Jocelin Percy

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar I Count Louvain

5G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Count Louvain

5G GrandMother: Adela Thuringa

4G GrandMother: Ida Chiny

5G GrandFather: Otto Chiny 2nd Count Chiny

3G GrandMother: Agnes Percy 4th Baron Percy Topcliffe

4G GrandFather: William Percy 3rd Baron Percy Topcliffe

5G GrandFather: Alan Percy 2nd Baron Percy Topcliffe

5G GrandMother: Emma Gaunt

Mother: Eleanor Warenne

GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey

2G GrandFather: William Warenne 5th Earl Surrey

3G GrandFather: Hamelin Warenne 4th Earl Surrey

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

5G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem

5G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

4G GrandMother: Mistress Unknown

3G GrandMother: Isabella Warenne 4th Earl Surrey

4G GrandFather: William Warenne 3rd Earl Surrey

5G GrandFather: William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet

4G GrandMother: Adela Montgomery

5G GrandFather: William "Talvas" Montgomery III Count Ponthieu

5G GrandMother: Helie Burgundy

2G GrandMother: Maud Marshal

3G GrandFather: William Marshal

4G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

4G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

5G GrandFather: Walter Salisbury 2nd Baron Chitterne

5G GrandMother: Sybilla Chaworth

3G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Earl Pembroke

4G GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham

5G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Pembroke

5G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont-Roger

4G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

5G GrandFather: Diarmait Macmurrough

GrandMother: Alice Lusignan

2G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan X Count Lusignan, V Count La Marche

3G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan IX Count Lusignan

4G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan

5G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan VIII Count Lusignan

5G GrandMother: Bourgogne Dame de Fontenay Taillebourg

2G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême

4G GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angoulême

5G GrandFather: Wulfgrin Angouleme II Count Angoulême

5G GrandMother: Pontia La Marche

3G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay

4G GrandFather: Peter Courtenay

5G GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France

5G GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown