GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 7G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 9G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 03 Feb 1266 Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel was born to John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel (19) and Isabella Mortimer

On 18 Mar 1272 Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (6) succeeded 8th Earl Arundel (Sussex)

Before 1285 Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel and Alice Saluzzo were married

On 01 May 1285 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel was born to Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (19) and Alice Saluzzo

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (59) defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry and infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials. The English army included: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (26) , Walter Beauchamp (55) , Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk (53) , Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex (49) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (24) , Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (37) , William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) , Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (52) , Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (27) Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor (43) , Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton (58) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton (30) , John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster (29) , Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu (48) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (11) , William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley (43) , John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave (42) , Nicholas Segrave (42) , Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford (41) , Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (30) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, Earl Lincoln (20) , Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (17) , John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey (67) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) , Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (21) , Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (32) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan, John Capet II Duke Brittany, Philip Darcy, Robert Fitzroger, Roger Fitzwalter, Simon Fraser, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell and Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury (47) . William Scrope (53) was knighted. Of the Scottish army John Stewart was killed. William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

On 09 Mar 1301 Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (35) died

After 09 Mar 1301 Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel was buried at Haughmond Abbey

Before 09 Mar 1301 seven Earls and 96 Barons signed a letter to the Pope refuting the Pope's claim that Scotland was subject to the Pope's feudal overlordship. The letter was never sent. Those who signed include: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, Earl Lincoln, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer, Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex, Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk, Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, William Leybourne, Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster, William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby, Edmund Hastings, John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, Baron Bergavenny, Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore, Fulk Fitzwarin 2nd Baron Fitzwarin, Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy, Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter, John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset, William Braose 2nd Baron Braose, John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort, Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton, John Moels 1st Baron Moels, Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley, Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford, John Strange 1st Baron Strange Knockin, Thomas Multon 1st Baron Multon Gilsland, Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford, Walter Beauchamp, Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby, John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave, William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby, Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, Piers Mauley 1st Baron Mauley, Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby, John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster, Roger Scales 1st Baron Scales, Thomas Furnival 1st Baron Furnivall, Hugh Bardolf 1st Baron Bardolf, Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot, William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt, Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford, Walter Fauconberg 1st Baron Fauconberg [Baron's Letter to the Pope].

Around 1302 Margaret Fitzalan was born to Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (35) and Alice Saluzzo

John Fitzalan was born to Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel and Alice Saluzzo

Alice Fitzalan was born to Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel and Alice Saluzzo

Eleanor Fitzalan was born to Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel and Alice Saluzzo

ANCESTRY

Father: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

GrandFather: John Fitzalan 6th Earl Arundel

2G GrandFather: John Fitzalan

3G GrandFather: William Fitzalan

4G GrandFather: William Fitzalan

5G GrandFather: Alan "fitz Flaad" Fitzalan

GrandMother: Maud Verdun

2G GrandFather: Theobald Butler

3G GrandFather: Theobald Butler

4G GrandFather: Hervey Butler

5G GrandFather: Hervey Clare

4G GrandMother: Maud Valoignes

5G GrandFather: Theobald Valoignes

2G GrandMother: Rohesia Verdun

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Verdun

4G GrandFather: Betram Verdun

5G GrandFather: Norman Verdun

4G GrandMother: Rohese Windsor

5G GrandFather: Gerald Windsor

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

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

5G GrandFather: Hugh Mortimer

4G GrandMother: Matilda Gernon

5G GrandFather: William le Meschin Gernon

5G GrandMother: Cecily Rumily

3G GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

4G GrandFather: Walchelin Ferrers

5G GrandFather: Henry 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

5G GrandFather: Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

5G GrandMother: Gwladus Unknown

4G GrandMother: Marared ferch Madog Mathrafal

5G GrandFather: Madog ap Maredudd Mathrafal Prince Powys

5G GrandMother: Susanna Aberffraw

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

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

5G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Adela Plantagenet

5G GrandFather: Hamelin Warenne 4th Earl Surrey

5G GrandMother: Isabella Warenne 4th Earl Surrey

GrandMother: Maud Braose

2G GrandFather: William Braose

3G GrandFather: Reginald Braose

4G GrandFather: William Braose 4th Baron Bramber

5G GrandFather: William Braose 3rd Baron Bramber

5G GrandMother: Bertha Gloucester

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

5G GrandFather: Bernard St Valery

5G GrandMother: Matilda Unknown

3G GrandMother: Graecia Briwere

2G GrandMother: Eva Marshal

3G GrandFather: William Marshal

4G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

4G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

5G GrandFather: Walter Salisbury 2nd Baron Chitterne

5G GrandMother: Sybilla Chaworth

3G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Earl Pembroke

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

5G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Pembroke

5G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont-Roger

4G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

5G GrandFather: Diarmait Macmurrough