Biography of Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford

Timeline

On 15 Aug 1385 Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford was born to Aubrey Vere 10th Earl Oxford and Alice Fitzwalter Countess Oxford.

Before 1399 Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford and Alice Holland Countess Oxford were married.

On 15 Feb 1400 Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford succeeded 11th Earl Oxford (2C 1141). Alice Holland Countess Oxford by marriage Countess Oxford (2C 1141).

Around 1406 Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford and Alice Sergeaux Countess Oxford were married. Alice Sergeaux Countess Oxford by marriage Countess Oxford (2C 1141).

On 23 Apr 1408 John Vere 12th Earl Oxford was born to Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford and Alice Sergeaux Countess Oxford at Hedingham Castle.

In 1410 Robert Vere was born to Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford and Alice Sergeaux Countess Oxford.

In 1413 Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford was appointed 126th Knight Garter: Henry V.

Southampton Plot

On 31 Jul 1415, when Henry V King England was in Portchester Castle preparing to invade France, Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster revealed the Southampton Plot to him. Henry Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Masham, Thomas Grey, and Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge were intending to replace Henry V King England with Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster as King of England based on Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster having a better claim to the throne being descended from Edward III's second son Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence whereas Henry V King England was descended from the third son John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster.
Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury and Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys sat in judgement.

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.

On 15 Feb 1417 Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford died.

Richard Vere was born to Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford and Alice Sergeaux Countess Oxford.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Vere

Descent

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

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 England: Great x 6 Grand Son of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 9 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 17 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: Aubrey Vere 10th Earl Oxford Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

GrandFather: John Vere 7th Earl Oxford

Great GrandFather: Alphonse Vere

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Vere 4th Earl Oxford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Hawise Quincy Countess Oxford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Sandford Countess Oxford

Great GrandMother: Jane Foliot

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Foliot

Great x 3 GrandFather: Jordan Foliot

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margery Stuteville

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Stuteville

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Say 6th Baroness Burford

GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

Great x 2 GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

Great GrandMother: Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Clare 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: Juliana Fitzgerald Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly

Great x 3 GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée Lady Offaly Great Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Mother: Alice Fitzwalter Countess Oxford