BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM "BLACK WILLIAM" HERBERT 1ST EARL PEMBROKE 1423-1469

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

Around 1423 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke was born to William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert and Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

Around 1442 Richard Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

Before 05 Mar 1451 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux were married

On 05 Mar 1451 William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Around 1452 Walter Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

On 05 Jan 1453 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke was knighted by Henry VI at Greenwich during the Knighting at Greenwich

In 1458 Maud Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

In 1461 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke was created 1st Baron Herbert Raglan, 1st Baron Herbert Powis

In 1462 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke was appointed 190th Knight Garter: Edward IV

In 1468 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke was created 1st Earl Pembroke (8C 1468)

On 26 Jul 1469 William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke was executed at Danes Moor during the Battle of Edgecote Moor: York

In 1557 Giles Strangeways saw military service in France under William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

George Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Philip Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Cecilie Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Katherine Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Anne Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Isabel Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

Margaret Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke and Anne Devereux

George Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

William Herbert was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

ANCESTRY

Father: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

Mother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

GrandFather: Dafydd Gam Brecon

2G GrandFather: Llewellyn Brecon

3G GrandFather: Hywel Fychan Brecon

4G GrandFather: Hywel Brecon

5G GrandFather: Enion Sais Brecon