Biography of Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford

Timeline

On 02 Mar 1378 Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford was born to Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford and Philippa Beauchamp Countess Stafford.

On 06 Apr 1395 Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford succeeded his brother as 5th Earl Stafford (1C 1351), 6th Baron Stafford (1C 1299).

On 28 Jun 1398 Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford and Anne of Gloucester Plantagenet Count Eu, Countess Stafford were married. Anne of Gloucester Plantagenet Count Eu, Countess Stafford by marriage Countess Stafford (1C 1351).

Coronation of Henry IV

On 13 Oct 1399 Henry IV King England was crowned IV King England: Plantagenet Lancaster at Westminster Abbey by Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury.
Robert Braybrooke Bishop London carried the sacraments and said mass.
The future Henry V King England carried the Sword Curtana. Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick and/or John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset carried a sword wrapped in red and bound with golden straps symbolising two-fold mercy. Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland carried the Lancaster Sword.
Thomas Percy 1st Earl Worcester carried the Steward's baton. Thomas Erpingham carried a Sword. .
Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford was appointed as Knight of the Bath. John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford, John Arundell and Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick were knighted.
Richard Scrope Archbishop York attended.

Henry IV 2: 31 The Names of the Lords Present

After 07 Jan 1401. The names of the lords who were present at the said declaration are as follows:
Henry, prince of Wales
Edmund, duke of York
Edward, earl of Rutland
Thomas, earl of Arundel
John, earl of Somerset
Edmund, earl of Stafford
Henry, earl of Northumberland
Ralph, earl of Westmorland
Thomas, earl of Worcester
Michael, earl of Suffolk
Richard, Lord Grey of Codnor
Thomas, Lord Berkeley
John, Lord Charlton
Reginald, Lord Grey of Ruthin
Thomas, Lord Camoys
Thomas, Lord Furnivall
Robert, Lord Scales
John, Lord Beaumont
William, Lord Willoughby
Hugh, Lord Burnell
William, Lord Ferrers of Groby
William, Lord Bergavenny
John, Lord Lovell
Robert, Lord Harrington
Richard Lescrope.

On 15 Aug 1402 Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham was born to Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford and Anne of Gloucester Plantagenet Count Eu, Countess Stafford.

In 1403 Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford was appointed 104th Knight Garter: Henry IV.

Battle of Shrewsbury

On 21 Jul 1403 Henry IV King England, with his son the future Henry V King England, defeated the rebel army of Henry "Hotspur" Percy at the Battle of Shrewsbury at the site now known as Battlefield. Henry V King England took an arrow to the side of his face leaving him severely scarred. John Stanley was wounded in the throat. Thomas Strickland fought and was awarded £38 and two of the rebel Henry's horses. Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick fought for the King. Walter Blount, the King's Standard Bearer, was killed by Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine. Edmund Cockayne and Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford were killed. Hugh Shirley was killed ; he was one of four knights dressed as Henry IV King England.
Of the rebels, Henry "Hotspur" Percy, Madog Kynaston and John Clifton were killed. Thomas Percy 1st Earl Worcester was beheaded after the battle. Richard Vernon was hanged.

After 21 Jul 1403 Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford was buried at Austin Friars.

Anne Stafford Duchess Exeter was born to Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford and Anne of Gloucester Plantagenet Count Eu, Countess Stafford.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stafford

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 16 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 7 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 13 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 8 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 3 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 7 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford Great x 2 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

Great x 2 GrandFather: Nicholas Stafford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Stafford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Corbet

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Clinton

Great GrandMother: Margaret Basset Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Basset 1st Baron Basset Drayton Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Basset 1st Baron Basset Drayton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Somery Baroness Basset Drayton Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

GrandMother: Margaret Audley Countess Stafford Great Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Audley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ela Longespée Great Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer Baroness Audley Stratton Audley Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore Great x 2 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Lacy Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan of Acre Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England Son Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Mother: Philippa Beauchamp Countess Stafford Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Beauchamp

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn Countess Warwick

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

Great GrandMother: Alice Tosny Countess Warwick Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Tosny Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Tosny VI Lord Flamstead Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Petronilla Lacy

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Bohun

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Lusignan Countess Hereford, Countess Essex

GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer Countess Warwick Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore Great x 2 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore Great Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Braose

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Fiennes

Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Piers Geneville

Great x 3 GrandFather: Geoffrey Geneville 1st Baron Geneville

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Lacy Baroness Geneville

Great x 2 GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan XII Count Lusignan, VII Count La Marche, III Count Angouleme Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jeanne Fougères Count Lusignan, Count La Marche, Count Angouleme