BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS COURTENAY 13TH EARL DEVON 1414-1458

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: COURTENAY

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 1414 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon was born to Hugh Courtenay 12th Earl Devon (25) and Anne Talbot (21)

Around 1420 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (6) and Margaret Beaufort (11) were married

On 16 Jun 1422 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (8) succeeded 13th Earl Devon (2C Courtenay)

On 19 May 1426 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (12) was knighted

On 16 Dec 1431 Henry VI King England, II King France (10) was crowned II King France: Lancaster at Notre Dame de Paris. Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford (53) was appointed Carver. Thomas Harrington (31) , Hugh Courtenay 12th Earl Devon and Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (17) attended. [French Coronation of Henry VI]

In 1432 Thomas Courtenay 14th Earl Devon was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (18) and Margaret Beaufort (23)

In 1435 John Courtenay 15th Earl Devon was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (21) and Margaret Beaufort (26) at Okehampton

Around 1453 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (39) was imprisoned at Tower of London

On 15 Dec 1455 the Courtenay family, Earls of Devon since 1355, and Bonville family resolved their differences at the Battle of Clyst Heath. Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (41) defeated William Bonville 1st Baron Bonville (63) .

In 1458 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (44) died at Abingdon Abbey

Around 1458 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon (44) was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel

Henry Courtenay was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort

Joan Courtenay was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort

Elizabeth Courtenay was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort

Anne Courtenay was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort

Eleanor Courtenay was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort

Maud Courtenay was born to Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon and Margaret Beaufort

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh Courtenay 12th Earl Devon (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Edward "Blind Earl" Courtenay 11th Earl Devon (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton

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

3G GrandMother: Agnes St John

4G GrandFather: John St John

4G GrandMother: Agnes Fitzpiers

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

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex

4G GrandMother: Maud Fiennes

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet (Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandMother: Maud Camoys (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: John Camoys (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Ralph Camoys 1st Baron Camoys

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Despencer (5G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer

4G GrandMother: Aline Bassett (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Latimer

2G GrandFather: William Latimer 3rd Baron Latimer Corby

3G GrandFather: William Latimer 2nd Baron Latimer Corby

4G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby

4G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Botetort

3G GrandFather: John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort

3G GrandMother: Matilda Fitzotes

4G GrandFather: Thomas Fitzotes

Mother: Anne Talbot (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Richard Talbot 7th Baron Strange Blackmere, 4th Baron Talbot (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Gilbert Talbot 3rd Baron Talbot (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Talbot 2nd Baron Talbot (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Talbot 4th Lord Talbot (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sarah Beauchamp

3G GrandMother: Anne Botiler

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Comyn (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Comyn 3rd Lord Baddenoch (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "The Black" Comyn 2nd Lord Baddenoch

4G GrandMother: Mary or Eleanor Balliol (5G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Valence

4G GrandFather: William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke

4G GrandMother: Joan Munchensi

1G GrandMother: Petronella Butler (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Earl Ormonde

3G GrandFather: Edmund Butler Earl Carrick

4G GrandFather: Theobald Butler

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzjohn

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

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex

4G GrandMother: Maud Fiennes

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet (Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandMother: Ankaret Strange 7th Baroness Strange Blackmere (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: John Strange 4th Baron Strange Blackmere (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Fulk Strange 1st Baron Strange Blackmere

4G GrandFather: Robert Strange

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Blancminster

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Giffard (2G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Giffard 1st Baron Giffard Brimpsfield (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Clifford (1G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William Boteler 1st Baron Wem and Oversley

4G GrandFather: William Boteler

4G GrandMother: Angharad Mathrafal

3G GrandMother: Ela Herdeburgh (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Herdeburgh

4G GrandMother: Ida Oddingseles (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Mary Fitzalan (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

4G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer (2G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

2G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandFather: William Warenne

4G GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey

4G GrandMother: Alice Lusignan

3G GrandMother: Joan Vere

4G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

4G GrandMother: Alice Sandford