Biography of Ralph Longford

Timeline

On 27 Oct 1400 Ralph Longford was born to Nicholas IV Longford and Sarah Harrington at Colwich.

Around 1416 Margaret Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton.

Around 1418 Nicholas Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton.

Around 1422 Edmund Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton.

Around 1424 Richard Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton.

Battle of Verneil

On 17 Aug 1424 the English forces inflicted a significant defeat on the French and Scottish army at the Battle of Verneil; a second Agincourt. For the English Edmund Hungerford, Ralph Longford, John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford fought. On the French and Scottish side Pierre Valois-Alençon, Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine, William Seton, Alexander Home of Home and Dunglas and John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan were killed. Jean Poton Xaintrailles fought.

Around 1426 Joane Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton.

On 19 May 1426 Ralph Longford was knighted by Henry VI King England, II King France.

On 26 Feb 1432 Ralph Longford died.

After 1432St Chad's Church. Monument to Ralph Longford. Early Plate Period (Bascinet and Gorget). Lancastrian Esses Collar. Arse Girdle.

Around 1433 Joan Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton.

In 1440 Ralph Longford was born to Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton at Longford.

Ralph Longford was baptised at St Peter's Church.

Ralph Longford and Margaret Melton were married.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 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 8 Grand Son of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 19 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: Nicholas IV Longford Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

GrandFather: Nicholas III Longford Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandFather: Nicholas II Longford Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Nicholas Longford

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Longford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Byron

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Boteler Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Boteler 1st Baron Wem and Oversley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ela Herdeburgh Baroness Wem and Oversley Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Alice Deincourt Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Deincourt Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Deincourt Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

GrandMother: Alice Cockayne

Great GrandFather: Edmund Cockayne

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Cockayne

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Cockayne

Great x 2 GrandMother: Cecilia Vernon

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Vernon

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Harthill

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Harthill

Mother: Sarah Harrington

GrandFather: John Harrington

Great GrandFather: Henry Harrington

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Harrington

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Alexander Harrington

Great x 2 GrandMother: Lucy Sidney

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Sidney

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Pakenham

Great GrandMother: Cecilia Agar

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Agar

GrandMother: Mary Offley