BIOGRAPHY OF EDMUND FITZALAN 9TH EARL ARUNDEL 1285-1326

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: FITZALAN

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 8G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 10G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 01 May 1285 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel was born to Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (18) and Alice Saluzzo

On 09 Mar 1301 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (15) succeeded 9th Earl Arundel (Sussex)

Before 1306 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne were married

In 1306 Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (20) and Alice Warenne

On 02 Dec 1307 Edward II King England (23) held a tournament to celebrate Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall (23) 's recent wedding. Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall (23) took the opportunity to humiliate the older nobility including John Warenne 7th Earl Surrey (21) , Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (31) and Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (22) further increasing his unpopularity. [Tournament at Wallingford].

On 09 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall (28) , under the protection of Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke (37) , stayed at The Rectory whilst en route south. Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke (37) left Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall (28) there whilst he left to visit his wife. The following morning Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (40) , with Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (27) , Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (36) and John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort (47) arrested Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall (28) and took him to Warwick Castle. [Capture of Piers Gaveston].

Around 15 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall (28) was tried at Warwick Castle by Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (40) , Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (36) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (34) and Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (27) . He was condemned to death. [Trial of Piers Gaveston].

Before 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel was captured by John Charleton 1st Baron Cherleton at Shrewsbury

On 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (41) was beheaded with a blunt sword requiring twenty-two strokes. at Hereford

After 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel was buried at Franciscan Church

After 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel was reburied at Haughmond Abbey

Edmund Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Michael Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Mary Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Aline Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Alice Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Katherine Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Eleanor Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

Elizabeth Fitzalan was born to Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel and Alice Warenne

ANCESTRY

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

GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

1G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 6th Earl Arundel

2G GrandFather: John Fitzalan

3G GrandFather: William Fitzalan

4G GrandFather: William Fitzalan

1G GrandMother: Maud Verdun

2G GrandFather: Theobald Butler

3G GrandFather: Theobald Butler

4G GrandFather: Hervey Butler

4G GrandMother: Maud Valoignes

2G GrandMother: Rohesia Verdun

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Verdun

4G GrandFather: Betram Verdun

4G GrandMother: Rohese Windsor

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

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

2G GrandFather: Ralph Mortimer

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer

4G GrandFather: Hugh Mortimer

4G GrandMother: Matilda Gernon

3G GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

4G GrandFather: Walchelin Ferrers

2G GrandMother: Gwladus verch Llewelyn "Dark Eyed" Aberffraw (Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Llewellyn "The Great" Aberffraw

4G GrandFather: Iorwerth "Drwyndwn aka Flat Nosed" Aberffraw

4G GrandMother: Marared ferch Madog Mathrafal

3G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet (Daughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Adela Plantagenet

1G GrandMother: Maud Braose

2G GrandFather: William Braose

3G GrandFather: Reginald Braose

4G GrandFather: William Braose 4th Baron Bramber

4G GrandMother: Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

3G GrandMother: Graecia Briwere

2G GrandMother: Eva Marshal

3G GrandFather: William Marshal

4G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

4G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

3G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke

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

4G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

Mother: Alice Saluzzo