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Henry Neville

Male - 1469


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Henry Neville was born in in of Isenhampstead, Buckinghamshire, England (son of George Neville and Elizabeth Beauchamp); died on 26 Jul 1469 in Edgecote Moor, Northamptonshire, England; was buried in Beauchamp Chapel, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.

    Notes:

    Also called Harry Neville. Killed at the battle of Edgecote Moor.

    Henry married Joan Bourgchier about 1467. Joan (daughter of John Bourchier and Margery Berners) died on 7 Oct 1470. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Richard Neville was born about 1468 in of Snape, Yorkshire, England; died before 28 Dec 1530 in Snape Castle, Yorkshire, England; was buried in Well, Yorkshire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  George Neville was born in in of Scampston, Yorkshire, England (son of Ralph de Neville and Joan Beaufort); died in 1458 in Kislingbury, Northamptonshire, England.

    George married Elizabeth Beauchamp before 13 Feb 1437. Elizabeth (daughter of Richard de Beauchamp and Elizabeth Berkeley) died before 2 Oct 1480. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Beauchamp (daughter of Richard de Beauchamp and Elizabeth Berkeley); died before 2 Oct 1480.
    Children:
    1. 1. Henry Neville was born in in of Isenhampstead, Buckinghamshire, England; died on 26 Jul 1469 in Edgecote Moor, Northamptonshire, England; was buried in Beauchamp Chapel, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ralph de Neville was born between 1364 and 1367 (son of John de Neville and Maud Percy); died on 21 Oct 1425 in Raby Castle, Durham, England; was buried in Collegiate Church of St. Mary, Staindrop, Durham, England.

    Notes:

    Aside from being the maternal grandfather of Edward IV, he was also the paternal grandfather (through his son Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury (1400–1460), and Alice Montacute) of the "Kingmaker," Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428-1471).

    Ralph married Joan Beaufort before 29 Nov 1396. Joan (daughter of John of Gaunt and Catherine de Roet) was born about 1379; died on 13 Nov 1440 in Howden, Yorkshire, England; was buried in Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Joan Beaufort was born about 1379 (daughter of John of Gaunt and Catherine de Roet); died on 13 Nov 1440 in Howden, Yorkshire, England; was buried in Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.

    Notes:

    Countess of Westmorland.

    Children:
    1. Eleanor Neville died about 1473.
    2. Anne Neville died on 20 Sep 1480; was buried in Pleshey, Essex, England.
    3. 2. George Neville was born in in of Scampston, Yorkshire, England; died in 1458 in Kislingbury, Northamptonshire, England.
    4. Richard Neville was born about 1401; died on 30 Dec 1460 in Pontefract, Yorkshire, England; was buried in Bisham Priory, Berkshire, England.
    5. Cecily Neville was born on 3 May 1415; died on 31 May 1495 in Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire, England; was buried in Fotheringay, Northamptonshire, England.

  3. 6.  Richard de Beauchamp was born on 25 Jan 1381 in Salwarpe, Worcestershire, England (son of Thomas Beauchamp and Margaret Ferrers); died on 30 Apr 1439 in Rouen, Normandy, France; was buried in St. Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.

    Notes:

    13th Earl of Warwick. His godfather was Richard II. Knighted at the coronation of Henry IV, he succeeded to his earldom in 1401.

    From Wikipedia:

    Soon after reaching his majority and taking responsibility for the Earldom, he saw military action in Wales, defending against a Welsh rebellion led by Owain Glynd?r. On 22 July 1403, the day after the Battle of Shrewsbury, he was made a Knight of the Garter.

    In the summer of 1404, he rode into what is today Monmouthshire at the head of an English force. Warwick engaged Welsh forces at the Battle of Mynydd Cwmdu, near Tretower Castle a few miles northwest of Crickhowell, nearly capturing Owain Glyndwr himself, taking Owain's banner, and forcing the Welsh to flee. The Welsh were chased down the valley of the River Usk where they regrouped and turned the tables on the pursuing English force, attempting an ambush. They chased the English in turn to the town walls of Monmouth after a skirmish at Craig-y-Dorth, a conical hill near Mitchel Troy.

    Warwick acquired quite a reputation for chivalry, and when in 1408 he went on pilgrimage to the Holy Land, and was challenged many times to fight in the sporting combat which was then popular. On the return trip he went through Russia and Eastern Europe, not returning to England until 1410.

    In 1410, he was appointed a member of the royal council, and two years later he was fighting in command at Calais. Up to this time Warwick's career had been that of the typical knight-errant, but in 1413 he was Lord High Steward at the Prince's coronation as Henry V of England, and became a trusted counsellor to the king. The following year he helped put down the Lollard uprising, and then went to Normandy as Captain of Calais, and represented England at the coronation of Sigismund as King of Germany and the Council of Constance.

    Warwick spent much of the next decade fighting the French in the Hundred Years' War. He took a prominent part in the campaigns of 1417–18. Then he joined the king before Rouen, and in October 1418 had charge of the negotiations with the dauphin Louis and with the duke of Burgundy. Next year he was again the chief English spokesman in the conference at Meulan, and afterwards was Henry's representative in arranging the Treaty of Troyes. He held high command at sieges of French towns between 1420 and 1422.

    In 1419, he was created Count of Aumale, as part of the King's policy of giving out Norman titles to his nobles. He was appointed Master of the Horse.

    Henry V's will gave Warwick the responsibility for the education of the infant Henry VI of England. This duty required him to travel back and forth between England and Normandy many times, and during these travels he acted as superintendent of the trial of Joan of Arc. In 1437, when the king's minority ended, the Royal Council deemed his duty complete. Despite his age, he loyally accepted an appointment as lieutenant of France and Normandy. Arriving in Normandy on 8 November, he ruled with vigour and remained in France for the remaining two years of his life.

    Richard married Elizabeth Berkeley between Sep 1392 and 5 Oct 1397. Elizabeth (daughter of Thomas Berkeley and Margaret Lisle) was born between 1386 and 1387; died on 28 Dec 1422. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth Berkeley was born between 1386 and 1387 (daughter of Thomas Berkeley and Margaret Lisle); died on 28 Dec 1422.
    Children:
    1. 3. Elizabeth Beauchamp died before 2 Oct 1480.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John de Neville was born about 1330 (son of Ralph de Neville and Alice de Audley); died on 17 Oct 1388 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England; was buried in Durham Cathedral, Durham, Durham, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1331
    • Alternate birth: Between 1337 and 1340

    Notes:

    "John (de Neville), Lord Neville, son and heir (a), had writs of livery of his father's lands in England and Scotland, after doing homage, October 1367. He was a captain under his father at the battle of Nevill's Cross, 17 October 1346, and was knighted about April 1360. His life of public service was as active as his father's. He served in Aquitaine, 1366 and the following years, and numerous commissions issued to him, December 1367 onwards. In 1368 (September, October) he was joint ambassador to France. K.G. 1369. In 1369 and 1371 trier of petitions in Parliament; Admiral of the North, July 1370, and in November following joint commissioner to treat with Genoa; steward of the King's household, 1372. In July 1372 he sailed for Brittany on an expedition protracted for want of reinforcements. He was then for several years engaged in Scotland and the Marches. In December 1377 he had a patent of the keepership of Bamburgh Castle for life; and in 1378 licence to castellate Raby and Sheriff Hutton in 1382. He was made keeper of Fronsac Castle, on the Dordogne, 3 June, and Seneschal of Gascony in June 1378. Returning to England, he became Warden of the Marches (as above), and in 1381 conservator of the peace, co. Durham and Sedbergh; joint commissioner to treat of peace with Scotland, May 1383 and March 1386/7. In July 1385 he was under orders to accompany the King to Scotland." [Complete Peerage]

    "He was presumably of age when a recognizance was made to him in January 1351/2. His age of 40 and more at his mother's death on 13 Jan. 1373/4 supports this conclusion." [The Ancestry of Charles II, citation details below.]

    John de Neville and Maud Percy were great-grandparents of Edward IV and Richard III, making them the most recent common ancestors of TNH and Elizabeth II:

    John de Neville (1330-1388) = Maud Percy (d. 1379)
    Ralph de Neville (1364-1425) = Joan Beaufort (1379-1440)
    Cecily Neville (1415-1495) = Richard of York (1411-1460)
    Edward IV (1442-1483) = Elizabeth Woodville (1437-1492)
    Elizabeth of York (1466-1503) = Henry VII (1457-1509)
    Margaret Tudor (1489)-1541) = James IV (1473-1513)
    James V (1512-1542) = Mary of Guise (1515-1560)
    Mary, Queen of Scots (1542-1587) = Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley (1545-1567)
    James VI and I (1566-1625) = Anne of Denmark (1574-1619)
    Elizabeth of Bohemia (1596-1662) = Frederick V of the Palatine (1596-1632)
    Sophia of Hanover (1630-1714) = Ernest Augustus, Elector of Brunswick-Lüneberg (1629-1698)
    George I (1660-1727) = Sophia Dorothea of Celle (1666-1726)
    George II (1683-1760) = Caroline of Ansbach (1683-1737)
    Frederick, Prince of Wales (1707-1751) = Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719-1772)
    George III (1738-1820) = Charlotte of Mecklenburg (1744-1818)
    Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn (1767-1820) = Victoria of Saxe-Coburg (1786-1861)
    Victoria (1819-1901) = Albert of Saxe-Coburg (1819-1861)
    Edward VII (1841-1910) = Alexandra of Denmark (1844-1925)
    George V (1865-1936) = Mary of Teck (1867-1953)
    George VI (1895-1952) = Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (1900-2002)
    Elizabeth II (1926- )

    boldface: monarchs of England, Great Britain, or the United Kingdom
    italic: monarchs of Scotland
    boldface & italic: James IV and I, king of both

    TNH is therefore 19th cousin once removed to Elizabeth II, no doubt sharing that distinction with literally hundreds of millions of other people.

    John married Maud Percy before 1362. Maud (daughter of Henry de Percy and Idoine de Clifford) was born about 1345 in Alnwick, Northumberland, England; died before 18 Feb 1379; was buried in Durham Cathedral, Durham, Durham, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Maud Percy was born about 1345 in Alnwick, Northumberland, England (daughter of Henry de Percy and Idoine de Clifford); died before 18 Feb 1379; was buried in Durham Cathedral, Durham, Durham, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 18 Feb 1379

    Notes:

    Richardson's RA has them married "before 1362." The Ancestry of Charles II says their marriage contract was dated July 1344.

    Children:
    1. Eleanor Neville died after 1441.
    2. Thomas Neville died on 14 Mar 1407; was buried in Worksop Priory, Nottinghamshire, England.
    3. 4. Ralph de Neville was born between 1364 and 1367; died on 21 Oct 1425 in Raby Castle, Durham, England; was buried in Collegiate Church of St. Mary, Staindrop, Durham, England.

  3. 10.  John of Gaunt was born in Mar 1340 in Ghent, Flanders (son of Edward III, King of England and Philippa of Hainault, Queen Consort of England); died on 3 Feb 1399 in Leicester Castle, Leicester, Leicestershire, England; was buried in St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 6 Mar 1340, Ghent, Flanders
    • Alternate death: 3 Feb 1399, Leicester Castle, Leicestershire, England

    Notes:

    Duke of Lancaster. 527 other titles. Richest European individual of his day.

    By his first wife, he was a great-great grandfather to Isabelle of Castile; by his second wife, he was a great-grandfather to her. And the parents of the Spanish wife of his retainer Walter Blount were GX3-grandparents to Ferdinand I.

    John married Catherine de Roet in Jan 1396 in Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England. Catherine (daughter of Payne de Roet) was born about 1350; died on 10 May 1403 in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England; was buried in Angel Choir, Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Catherine de Roet was born about 1350 (daughter of Payne de Roet); died on 10 May 1403 in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England; was buried in Angel Choir, Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.

    Notes:

    Frequently called Katherine or Catherine Swynford, after her first marriage to Hugh Swynford, even in the context of her subsequent marriage to John of Gaunt.

    Children:
    1. John Beaufort was born about 1371; died on 16 Mar 1410 in Hospital of St.-Catherine-by-the-Tower, London, England; was buried in Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England.
    2. Henry Beaufort, Cardinal of England was born about 1374; died on 11 Apr 1447 in Wolvesy Palace, Winchester, Hampshire, England.
    3. 5. Joan Beaufort was born about 1379; died on 13 Nov 1440 in Howden, Yorkshire, England; was buried in Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.

  5. 12.  Thomas Beauchamp was born before 16 Mar 1339 (son of Thomas de Beauchamp and Katherine de Mortimer); died on 8 Apr 1401; was buried in St. Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.

    Notes:

    12th Earl of Warwick.

    From Wikipedia:

    Knighted around 1355, Beauchamp accompanied John of Gaunt in campaigns in France in 1373, and around that time was made a Knight of the Garter. In the parliaments of 1376 and 1377 he was one of those appointed to supervise reform of King Richard II's government. When these were not as effective as hoped, Beauchamp was made Governor over the King. In 1377, or 1378, he granted the manors of Croome Adam (now Earls Croome) in Worcestershire and Grafton Flyford in Warwickshire to Henry de Ardern for a red rose. Between 1377 and 1378 he was appointed Admiral of the North. Beauchamp brought a large contingent of soldiers and archers to King Richard's Scottish campaign of 1385.

    In 1387 he was one of the Lords Appellant, who endeavored to separate Richard from his favorites. After Richard regained power, Beauchamp retired to his estates, but was invited to London on a ruse in 1397 and charged with high treason, supposedly as a part of the Earl of Arundel's alleged conspiracy. He was imprisoned in the Tower of London (in what is now known as the "Beauchamp Tower"), pleaded guilty and threw himself on the mercy of the king. He forfeited his estates and titles, and was sentenced to life imprisonment on the Isle of Man. The next year, however, he was moved back to the Tower, until he was released in August 1399 after Henry Bolingbroke's initial victories over King Richard II.

    After Bolingbroke deposed Richard and became king as Henry IV, Beauchamp was restored to his titles and estates. He was one of those who urged the new King to murder Richard, and accompanied King Henry against the rebellion of 1400.

    Thomas married Margaret Ferrers before Apr 1381. Margaret (daughter of William de Ferrers and Margaret de Ufford) died on 22 Jan 1407; was buried in St. Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Margaret Ferrers (daughter of William de Ferrers and Margaret de Ufford); died on 22 Jan 1407; was buried in St. Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.
    Children:
    1. 6. Richard de Beauchamp was born on 25 Jan 1381 in Salwarpe, Worcestershire, England; died on 30 Apr 1439 in Rouen, Normandy, France; was buried in St. Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.

  7. 14.  Thomas Berkeley was born on 5 Jan 1353 in Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England (son of Maurice de Berkeley and Elizabeth le Despenser); died on 13 Jul 1417.

    Notes:

    Privy councillor to Richard II and Henry IV. Admiral of the South and West, 1403. Constable of Brecknock Castle, 1403. Joint Warden of the Welsh Marches, 1404. Joint Warden of the Welsh Marches and of Herefordshire and Gloucestershire, 1415. Regent of the Kingdom, 1416. Summoned to Parliament by writs, 16 Jul 1381 to 3 Sep 1415.

    Thomas married Margaret Lisle in Nov 1367 in Wingrave, Buckinghamshire, England. Margaret (daughter of Warin de Lisle and Margaret Pipard) was born between 1360 and 1363; died on 20 Mar 1392. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Margaret Lisle was born between 1360 and 1363 (daughter of Warin de Lisle and Margaret Pipard); died on 20 Mar 1392.
    Children:
    1. 7. Elizabeth Berkeley was born between 1386 and 1387; died on 28 Dec 1422.