BIOGRAPHY OF WALTER DEVEREUX 7TH BARON FERRERS CHARTLEY 1432-1485

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Henry I King France

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

EVENTS

Around 1432 Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley was born to Walter Devereux (45) and Elizabeth Merbury at Weobley

Around 1446 Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (14) and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley were married

In 1450 Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (18) jure uxoris 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

Around 1455 Robert Devereux was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (23) and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

In 1464 John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (32) and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

On 24 Apr 1472 Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (40) was appointed 205th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England (32) was killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (47) , John Conyers, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland (17) , William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley (59) , Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh (28) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton (48) , Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham (26) , Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor (50) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent (68) , Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland (29) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (23) , Humphrey Stafford (59) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (17) fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (42) was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell (29) fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth (26) was captured. John Babington (62) , William Brandon (29) , James Harrington (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (60) , John Sacheverell (85) , William Alington, Robert Mortimer, Robert Brackenbury, Richard Ratclyffe and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (53) were killed

Elizabeth Devereux was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

Anne Devereux was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

Isabel Devereux was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

Richard Devereux was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

Thomas Devereux was born to Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley and Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

ANCESTRY

Father: Walter Devereux (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: Walter Devereux

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

3G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

4G GrandFather: Stephen Devereux

5G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

5G GrandMother: Margery Braose

GrandMother: Agnes Crophull (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Crophull

2G GrandMother: Margaret Verdun (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 2nd Lord Verdun

4G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 1st Lord Verdun

5G GrandFather: John "The Botiller" Verdun

5G GrandMother: Margaret "Lady of Dulek" Lacy

4G GrandMother: Margery Bohun

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Braose

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Maud Braose

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

5G GrandFather: William Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

Mother: Elizabeth Merbury