GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 8G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

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

EVENTS

In 1451 William Courtenay was born to Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon

In 1475 William Courtenay 1st Earl Devon was born to Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon

On 02 Nov 1483 Henry Stafford Duke Buckingham (29) was beheaded at Marketplace for his part in Buckingham's Rebellion. Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) and Eleanor Bohun (179) escaped to Henry VII in Brittany. Walter Hungerford, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon took part. The rebellion was suppressed by Richard Guildford (33) and Robert Willoughby 1st Baron Willoughby Broke (31) .

On 07 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) lands at Mill Bay with John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (43) , Richard Guildford (35) , John Welles 1st Viscount Welles (35) , Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon all of whom were knighted. [Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay]

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (43) , Richard Guildford (35) , Walter Hungerford, Thomas King Mann (50) , John Wingfield, Edward Woodville, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon, Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth (36) , Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) , William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, William Stanley Lord Chamberlain (50) , Roger Kynaston, Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney, William Brandon (29) , James Harrington (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (60) , John Sacheverell (85) and Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys (44) , Gilbert Talbot (33) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (42) and John Savage (41) commanded. Robert Poyntz (35) was knighted.

On 28 Oct 1485 Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) was created 1st Duke Bedford (5C 1485) by his nephew Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) for having supported his claim to the throne. Thomas King Mann (50) was created 1st Earl Derby (3C 1485). Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon was created 1st Earl Devon (3C 1485). Reginald Bray John Fitzwalter, Thomas Cokesge, Roger Lewkenor, Henry Haydon and John Verney were appointed as Knight of the Bath. [Coronation of Henry VII]

Around 1494 Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon was appointed 241st Knight Garter: Henry VII

Around 27 May 1509 Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon died

Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon was born to Hugh Courtenay and Margaret Carminow

Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon and Elizabeth Courtenay were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh Courtenay (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward Courtenay (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Despencer (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Agnes St John

5G GrandFather: John St John

5G GrandMother: Agnes Fitzpiers

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

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex

5G GrandMother: Maud Fiennes

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet (Daughter 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)

Mother: Margaret Carminow