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Eleanor Berkeley

Female - 1455


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Eleanor Berkeley (daughter of John Berkeley and Elizabeth Betteshorne); died 1 Aug 1455.

    Notes:

    Countess of Arundel, by her first marriage, to John Arundel (d. 1421).

    Eleanor married Richard Poynings Abt 1425. Richard (son of Robert Poynings and Elizabeth Grey) was born , of Poynings, Sussex, England; died 10 Jun 1429, near Orleans, France. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Eleanor Poynings died 11 Feb 1484.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Berkeley was born 23 Jan 1352, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England (son of Thomas de Berkeley and Katherine de Clivedon); died 5 Mar 1428.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England
    • Baptised: 23 Jan 1352, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Gloucestershire 1388, 1397. Knight of the shire for Somerset 1390, 1394. Sheriff of Somerset and Dorset 1390-91, 1394-95. Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1392-93, 1397-98, 1414-15. Knight of the shire for Wiltshire 1402, 1406. Sheriff of Hampshire 1402-03, 1406-07. Sheriff of Wiltshire 1410-11.

    John married Elizabeth Betteshorne Bef 13 Oct 1374. Elizabeth (daughter of John de Betteshorne and Gouda de Cormailles) was born Between 1359 and 1369; died Aft 1410. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Betteshorne was born Between 1359 and 1369 (daughter of John de Betteshorne and Gouda de Cormailles); died Aft 1410.
    Children:
    1. 1. Eleanor Berkeley died 1 Aug 1455.
    2. Elizabeth Berkeley died Bef 8 Dec 1478; was buried , St. James's Priory, Dudley, Worcestershire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas de Berkeley was born Abt 1296, of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England (son of Maurice de Berkeley and Eve la Zouche); died 27 Oct 1361; was buried , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.

    Notes:

    He was summoned to Parliament by writs from 14 Jun 1329 to 20 Nov 1360.

    "Knighted before 1322; fought at the battle of Boroughbridge, 16 Mar 1322 and there taken prisoner. Imprisoned in Pevensey Castle until his release, 16 Oct 1326, and on 4 Apr 1327, was made Joint Custodian of the deposed King, Edward II, whom he 'curteously received' the next day at Berkeley Castle, but when he was commanded to deliver his custody over to his fellow custodians, he departed 'with heavy cheere perceiving what violence was intended.' He was tried by a jury of 12 Knights, without protest in 1330/1 as an accessory to the murder of the deposed King, but was acquitted. Fought in Scotland, 1328; Marshal of the English army in France, 1340; Captain of the Scottish Marches, 1342; Warden and Chief Justice in Eyre, south of Trent, 1345-1348." [The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, citation details below.]

    Thomas married Katherine de Clivedon 30 May 1347, Charfield, Gloucestershire, England. Katherine (daughter of John de Clivedon and Emma) died 13 Mar 1386; was buried , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Katherine de Clivedon (daughter of John de Clivedon and Emma); died 13 Mar 1386; was buried , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.
    Children:
    1. 2. John Berkeley was born 23 Jan 1352, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England; died 5 Mar 1428.

  3. 6.  John de Betteshorne was born , of Biston in Ringwood, Hampshire, England.

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Wiltshire and Hampshire. Sheriff of Hampshire, 1378-79.

    John — Gouda de Cormailles. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Gouda de Cormailles (daughter of John de Cormailles).

    Notes:

    A kinswomen, in some manner, of William de Edington, Bishop of Winchester.

    Children:
    1. 3. Elizabeth Betteshorne was born Between 1359 and 1369; died Aft 1410.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Maurice de Berkeley was born Between 1271 and 1281, of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England (son of Thomas de Berkeley and Joan de Ferrers); died 21 May 1326, Wallingford Castle, Oxfordshire, England; was buried , Abbey Church of St. Augustine, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Apr 1271, of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England
    • Alternate birth: Apr 1281, of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England
    • Alternate death: 31 May 1326, Wallingford Castle, Oxfordshire, England

    Notes:

    Warden of Gloucester; Captain of Berwick-upon-Tweed; Chief Justice of South Wales; Seneschal of Aquitaine. Present at the siege of Caerlaverock, July 1300. He was summoned to Parliament from 16 Aug 1308 to 15 May 1321 by writs directed Mauricio de Bekeleye.

    He joined Thomas, earl of Lancaster, in the rebellion against Edward II and the Despensers. He was given letters of safe-conduct which, he believed, would allow him to go to the king and confer with him; in fact, he was arrested and taken to Wallingford Castle, where after five years of imprisonment he died.

    Maurice — Eve la Zouche. Eve (daughter of Eudes la Zouche and Milicent de Cantelowe) died 5 Dec 1314; was buried , Portbury, Somerset, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Eve la Zouche (daughter of Eudes la Zouche and Milicent de Cantelowe); died 5 Dec 1314; was buried , Portbury, Somerset, England.
    Children:
    1. Isabel de Berkeley died 25 Jul 1362.
    2. Milicent de Berkeley died Aft 1321.
    3. 4. Thomas de Berkeley was born Abt 1296, of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England; died 27 Oct 1361; was buried , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.

  3. 10.  John de Clivedon was born , of Charfield, Gloucestershire, England.

    John — Emma. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Emma
    Children:
    1. 5. Katherine de Clivedon died 13 Mar 1386; was buried , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.

  5. 14.  John de Cormailles was born , of East Hemsworth, Dorset, England.
    Children:
    1. 7. Gouda de Cormailles