Biography of Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk

Timeline

In 1394 Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk was born to Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk and Katherine Stafford Countess Suffolk.

On 06 Nov 1402 at Westminster. To the keepers, farmers or receivers for the time being of Rockingham Castle and of the stewardship of the forest and hundred between the bridges of Oxford and Stamford. Order to pay Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk 47l 13s 4d a year during the life of Isabella Beauchamp Countess Suffolk, and the arrears since the date hereinafter mentioned; as the late King granted that yearly sum of the farm of 120 marks a year of the issues and profits of the said castle and stewardship during the life of the said Isabella Beauchamp Countess Suffolk to (the late) Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk and to his heirs; and at the petition of the now earl Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk, being the son of the late earl, by letters patent of 05 December 1 Henry IV the King granted the same to him and his heirs from Easter then last during the life of the said Isabella Beauchamp Countess Suffolk. Er erat patens.
To the mayor and bailiffs of the City of Winchester for the time being. Like order, mutatis mutandis, for payment of 29l a year of the fee farm of that city. Et erat patens. .

On 06 May 1410 Catherine Pole was born to Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk and Elizabeth Mowbray Countess Suffolk.

On 22 Jul 1411 Elizabeth Pole was born to Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk and Elizabeth Mowbray Countess Suffolk.

On 17 Sep 1415 Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk succeeded 3rd Earl Suffolk (3C 1385). Elizabeth Mowbray Countess Suffolk by marriage Countess Suffolk (3C 1385).

Battle of Agincourt

On 25 Oct 1415 Henry V King England defeated the French army at the Battle of Agincourt. Henry V King England commanded the Main Battle. Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys commanded the Rearguard.
Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford commanded. Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester was wounded, and was protected by his brother Henry V King England. Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York, commander of the Vanguard, was killed; the most senior English casualty. John Fortescue, Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk, Dafydd Gam Brecon and Edward Burnell, were killed.
The English included: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick, William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux, William Bourchier 1st Count Eu, John Cornwall 1st Baron Fanhope, 1st Baron Milbroke, Edward Courtenay, Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell, Thomas Dutton, Edmund Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Chartley, Roger Fiennes, Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh, John Grey, John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville, William Harrington as the King's Standard Bearer, Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford, Piers Legh (wounded), Alfred Longford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury, Thomas Morley 6th Baron Marshal, 5th Baron Morley, John Rodney, Richard Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Bolton, Robert Strelley, James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley, Robert Umfraville, Thomas West 2nd Baron West, Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby. Thomas Erpingham commanded the archers. Thomas Rempston was present. Thomas Strickland carried the Banner of St George.
The Welsh included: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert, Walter Sais, Roger Vaughan and his son Roger Vaughan. Owen Tudor is believed to have been present as a squire.
The French army suffered significant casualties. Charles Albret, Robert Bar Count Soissons, Count Marle, Edward Bar III Duke Bar, Anthony Valois-Burgundy Duke Brabant, Philip Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers, John Valois-Alençon I Duke Alençon, John Bar, Jacques Chatillon, Frederick Metz I Count Vaudémont, David Rambures and his three sons: Jean Rambures, Hugues Rambures and Philippe Rambures, Waleran Luxembourg were killed. Charles Valois Duke Orléans, John Bourbon I Duke Bourbon and Charles Artois Count Eu were captured.

Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk and Elizabeth Mowbray Countess Suffolk were married.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: De La Pole

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 17 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 8 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 9 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 4 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 8 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk

GrandFather: Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk

Great GrandFather: William Pole

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Pole

Great GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

GrandMother: Katherine Wingfield Countess Suffolk

Great GrandFather: John Wingfield

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Wingfield

Mother: Katherine Stafford Countess Suffolk Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Nicholas Stafford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Clinton

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Basset Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Basset 1st Baron Basset Drayton Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan of Acre Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn Countess Warwick

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Tosny Countess Warwick Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Bohun

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March Great x 3 Grandson 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 x 2 GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Piers Geneville

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England