Biography of Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

Timeline

Around 1272 Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick was born to William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick and Maud Fitzjohn Countess Warwick.

In 1298 Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick succeeded 10th Earl Warwick (1C 1088).

Battle of Falkirk

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England 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 with infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials including:
Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick
Walter Beauchamp
Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk
Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex
Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford
Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester
William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby
Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley
Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley
Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor
Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton
John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton
John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster
Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu
Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March
William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley
John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave
Nicholas Segrave
Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford
Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby
Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln
Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster
John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey
Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy
Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon
Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel
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.
William Scrope was knighted.
John Stewart was killed.
William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

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, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer, Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd 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, 14th 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].

Death of Edward I

On 07 Jul 1307 Edward "Longshanks" I King England died at Burgh by Sands whilst on his way north to Scotland. Edward "Longshanks" I King England gathered around him Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke and Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford and charged them with looking after his son in particular ensuring Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall didn't return from exile. .

Boulogne Agreement

On 31 Jan 1308 a group of England's leading nobles signed the Boulogne Agreement that attempted to curtail King Edward's rule. The signatories included Antony Bek, Bishop of Durham and Patriarch of Jerusalem, John Warenne 7th Earl Surrey, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury and Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick.

In 1309 Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick were married. Alice Tosny Countess Warwick by marriage Countess Warwick (1C 1088).

Around 1310 Maud Beauchamp Baroness Say was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick at Warwick Castle.

Council of Ordainers

Around 19 Mar 1311 the nobility attempt to constrain Edward II King England by imposing a Council of Ordainers upon him. The Council included twenty-one signatories including:
Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick
Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford
Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln
Gilbert Clare 8th Earl Gloucester, 7th Earl Hertford
Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury
John Capet 5th Earl Richmond
William Marshal 1st Baron Marshal, and
Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke. .

In 1312 Lucia Beauchamp was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick at Warwick Castle.

Capture of Piers Gaveston

On 09 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall, under the protection of Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, stayed at The Rectory whilst en route south. Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke left Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall there whilst he left to visit his wife. The following morning Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, with Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel, Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex and John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort arrested Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall and took him to Warwick Castle. .

Trial of Piers Gaveston

Around 15 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall was tried at Warwick Castle by Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln and Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel. He was condemned to death. .

On 19 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall was taken to Blacklow Hill where he was beheaded. Blacklow Hill being outside of the Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 's lands. Gaveston's body was left where it lay eventually being recovered by Dominican friars who took it to Oxford [Execution of Piers Gaveston].

On 14 Feb 1313 Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick at Warwick Castle.

On 12 Aug 1315 Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick poisoned (possibly).

Around 1316 John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Warwick was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick.

Around 1316 Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Astley was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick at Warwick Castle.

Isabella Beauchamp was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick.

Emma Beauchamp was born to Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick and Alice Tosny Countess Warwick.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Beauchamp

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descent

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Son of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 12 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 9 Grand Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Charles "Charlemagne aka Great" King Franks, King Lombardy, Holy Roman Emperor

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

GrandFather: William Beauchamp

Great GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bertha Braose Baroness Beauchamp

Great x 2 GrandMother: Jeanne de Saint-Valéry Saint-Valéry Baroness Beauchamp

Great GrandMother: Joan Mortimer

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Mortimer

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Gernon

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walchelin Ferrers

GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

Great GrandFather: William Maudit

Great GrandMother: Alice Beaumont-Roger

Great x 2 GrandFather: Waleran Beaumont-Roger 4th Earl Warwick

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Beaumont-Roger 2nd Earl Warwick

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gundred Warenne Countess Warwick

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Harcourt Countess Warwick

Mother: Maud Fitzjohn Countess Warwick

GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

Great GrandFather: Geoffrey Fitzpeter 1st Earl Essex

Great GrandMother: Aveline Clare Countess Essex

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Clare

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Gernon

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud St Hilary Countess Hertford

GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

Great GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 1st Earl Norfolk

Great x 3 GrandMother: Juliana Vere

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ida Tosny Countess Norfolk

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Tosny

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

Great GrandMother: Maud Marshal Countess Norfolk, Countess Surrey

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Marshal

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham

Great x 3 GrandMother: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham