WALTER DEVEREUX 1ST EARL ESSEX

Paternal Family Tree

DESCENT

6Great Grandson Edward III King England

8Great Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

16 Sep 1541 born

17 Sep 1558 [17] succeeded 2nd Viscount Hereford

c 1561 [20] married Lettice Knollys 1st Countess Essex, 1st Countess Leicester

28 Jan 1571 [30] succeeded 8th Baron Bourchier

17 Jun 1572 [31] created 1st Earl Essex (8C 1572)

26 Jul 1575 [34] ordered at Rathlin Island Massacre

22 Sep 1576 [35] died

CHILDREN

Mother: Lettice Knollys 1st Countess Essex, 1st Countess Leicester (6G GD Edward III)

Fourth Cousin (Common Ancestors: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp)

Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 10 Nov 1565 [Father: 24] [Mother: 22]

Walter Devereux

Penelope Devereux Jan 1563 [Father: 21] [Mother: 19]

Dorothy Devereux c 1564 [Father: 22] [Mother: 20]

Frances Devereux

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Devereux (5G GS Edward III)

Grandfather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford (8G GS Edward I)

1G Grandfather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley (7G GS Edward I)

2G Grandfather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

3G Grandfather: Walter Devereux

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Merbury

2G Grandmother: Anne 7th Baroness Ferrers Chartley (6G GD Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William 6th Baron Ferrers Chartley (5G GS Edward I)

Grandmother: Mary Grey (4G GD Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G GS Henry III)

2G Grandfather: John of Groby Grey 7th Baron Ferrers Groby (7G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Edward Grey (7G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby (6G GD Edward I)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G GD Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

3G Grandmother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

1G Grandmother: Cecily 2nd Baroness Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (3G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William Bonville (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Harrington

2G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Alice Montagu (3G GD Edward I)

Mother: Dorothy Hastings (5G GD Edward III)

Grandfather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Edward 2nd Baron Hastings (3G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: William 1st Baron Hastings

3G Grandfather: Leonard Hastings

3G Grandmother: Alice Camoys

2G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Alice Montagu (3G GD Edward I)

1G Grandmother: Mary 4th Baroness Hungerford (4G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Hungerford (7G GS Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Robert 3rd Baron Hungerford (6G GS Henry III)

3G Grandmother: Eleanor Moleyns

2G Grandmother: Anne Percy (3G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Eleanor Poynings

Grandmother: Anne Stafford (4G GD Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Humphrey Stafford (2G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Anne Neville (1G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Margaret Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G GD Edward I)

1G Grandmother: Catherine Woodville (6G GD Henry III)

2G Grandfather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

3G Grandfather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke of Bedford

3G Grandmother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G Grandmother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G GS Henry III)

3G Grandmother: Margherita Baux (5G GD John I)