Biography of John Vere 7th Earl Oxford

Timeline

Around 12 Mar 1312 John Vere 7th Earl Oxford was born to Alphonse Vere and Jane Foliot.

On 17 Apr 1331 John Vere 7th Earl Oxford succeeded 7th Earl Oxford (2C 1141).

Around 1336 Thomas Vere 8th Earl Oxford was born to John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford.

In 1336 John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford were married. Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford by marriage Countess Oxford (2C 1141).

Around 1338 Aubrey Vere 10th Earl Oxford was born to John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford.

Battle of Morlaix

On 30 Sep 1342 the French army attacked the English besiegers of Morlaix forcing the English to retreat to the nearby woods. William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton commanded, John Vere 7th Earl Oxford fought. .

Battle of Crecy

On 26 Aug 1346 the army of Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales defeated the French army at the Battle of Crecy. The English army was commanded by Edward III King England, his son Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales, Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick, William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton and John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Warwick.
The English army was included: James Audley, Robert Bourchier 1st Baron Bourchier, Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh, Reginald Cobham 1st Baron Cobham Sternborough, John Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Knayth, Robert Ferrers 2nd Baron Ferrers Chartley, Richard Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Bolton, William Scrope, Stephen Scrope, William Latimer 4th Baron Latimer Corby, John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle, Gerard Lisle 1st Baron Lisle, Nicholas Longford, Edward Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, Walter Paveley 4th Baron Burghesh, Michael Poynings 2nd Baron Poynings, Robert Ufford 1st Earl Suffolk, John Vere 7th Earl Oxford, Thomas West, John Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Eresby, John Wingfield, Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy, Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon (possibly), Walter "Elder" Devereux, John Devereux, Enion Sais Brecon, John Chandos, Richard Pembridge and John Sully.
The French army suffered significant casualties. Philip "Fortunate" VI King France was wounded. Charles Valois Count Alençon, Louis Chatillon II Count Blois, I Count Chatillon, Louis Dampierre II Count Nevers, I Count Flanders, William Guines and his son Enguerrand Guines, John I King Bohemia and Rudolph "Valiant" Metz I Duke Lorraine were killed.

Battle of Poitiers

On 19 Sep 1356 the army of Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales defeated the French and Scottish army led by John "The Good" II King France at the Battle of Poitiers. John "The Good" II King France was captured.
The the English army included: James Audley, Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick, Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh, Reginald Cobham 1st Baron Cobham Sternborough, Edward Despencer 1st Baron Despencer, 3rd Baron Burghesh, Ralph Ferrers, William Scrope, William Montagu 2nd Earl Salisbury, Walter Paveley 4th Baron Burghesh, Robert Ufford 1st Earl Suffolk, William Ufford 2nd Earl Suffolk, John Vere 7th Earl Oxford, John Willoughby 3rd Baron Willoughby Eresby, Thomas Arderne, Enion Sais Brecon, John Chandos, Richard Pembridge, Jean Grailly and John Sully. Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon protected the baggage train. .
he French and Scottish army included: John "The Good" II King France, Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy, Jean Bourbon I Count La Marche, Archibald "Grim" Douglas 3rd Earl Douglas, John "sans Terre" Artois 1st Count Eu; all captured.
Guichard Angle 1st Earl Huntingdon and William Douglas 1st Earl Douglas fought. Peter Bourbon Duke Bourbon was killed. .

On 24 Jan 1360 John Vere 7th Earl Oxford died.

After 24 Jan 1360 John Vere 7th Earl Oxford was buried at Colne Priory.

Elizabeth Vere was born to John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford.

Margaret Vere Baroness Devereux, Baroness Beaumont was born to John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford.

Robert Vere was born to John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford.

John Vere was born to John Vere 7th Earl Oxford and Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Vere

Descent

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 8 Grand Son of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 10 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 7 Grand Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth

Kings Franks: Great x 16 Grand Son of Charles "Charlemagne aka Great" King Franks, King Lombardy, Holy Roman Emperor

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: Alphonse Vere

GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

Great GrandFather: Hugh Vere 4th Earl Oxford

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Aubrey Vere 1st Earl Oxford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Essex Countess Oxford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabel Bolebec Countess Oxford

Great GrandMother: Hawise Quincy Countess Oxford

Great x 2 GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Quincy

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger Countess Winchester

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 3rd Earl Leicester

Great x 3 GrandMother: Petronilla Grandesmil Countess Leicester

GrandMother: Alice Sandford Countess Oxford

Mother: Jane Foliot

GrandFather: Richard Foliot

Great GrandFather: Jordan Foliot

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Foliot

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margery Stuteville

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Stuteville

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Say 6th Baroness Burford

GrandMother: Margery Stuteville

Great GrandFather: William Stuteville

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Stuteville

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Stuteville

Great GrandMother: Margaret Say 6th Baroness Burford

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hugh Say 5th Baron Burford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Say 4th Baron Burford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Lucia Clifford Baroness Burford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mabel Marmion Baroness Burford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Marmion 2nd Baron Marmion