Biography of Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

John Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Robert Neville Bishop Salisbury, Bishop Durham was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Cuthbert Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Thomas Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Henry Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Margaret Neville Baroness Scrope Bolton was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396


Anne Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396


Alice Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396


Anne Neville Duchess Buckingham was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Elizabeth Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396


Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396


Joan Neville was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440


Around 1364 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 was born to John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 and Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby


Around 1383 Maud Neville Baroness Haversham 1383-1438 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (19) and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396


Before 1387 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (22) and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 were married


Around 1387 John Neville 1387-1420 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (23) and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 at Raby Castle, Raby, County Durham


On 17 Oct 1388 John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 died


On 17 Oct 1388 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (24) succeeded 4th Baron Neville Raby (1C 1295).Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 by marriage Baroness Neville Raby (1C 1295).


Around 1392 Ralph Neville 1392-1458 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (28) and Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 at Raby Castle, Raby, County Durham


On 09 Jun 1396 Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 died.She was buried at Brancepeth Church, Brancepeth, County Durham


Before 29 Nov 1396 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (32) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (17) were married.Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (17) by marriage Baroness Neville Raby (1C 1295).


Around 1397 Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland 1397-1472 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (33) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (18)


Richard II Rewards his Supporters

On 29 Sep 1397 King Richard II (30) awarded his older maternal half-brothers Dukedoms for their part in the arrest, trial and execution of Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397.
John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (45) was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397).Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter 1363-1426 (34) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).
Thomas Holland (23) was created 1st Duke Surrey..
Richard also awarded Dukedoms to his key supporters:
Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 (29) was created 1st Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) probably for arranging the murder of Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397.Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).
John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (24) was created 1st Marquess Somerset (2C 1397), 1st Marquess Dorset (1C 1397).Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 (12) by marriage Marchioness Somerset (2C 1397).
Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (24) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397).Beatrice Burgundy Countess Rutland, Countess Cork 1373-1408 (24) by marriage Countess Rutland (1C 1390)
Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (33) was created 1st Earl Westmoreland (1C 1397).Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (18) by marriage Countess Westmoreland (1C 1397).


On 30 Sep 1399 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (35) was appointed as Earl Marshal


Around 1400 Katherine Neville Duchess Norfolk 1400-1483 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (36) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (21)


In 1400 Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (36) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (21)


Parliament Henry IV 2: 31 The Names of the Lords Present

After 07 Jan 1401.The names of the lords who were present at the said declaration are as follows:
Henry, prince of Wales (14)
Edmund, duke of York (59)
Edward, earl of Rutland (28)
Thomas, earl of Arundel (19)
John, earl of Somerset (28)
Edmund, earl of Stafford (22)
Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland 1341-1408
Ralph, earl of Westmorland (37)
Thomas Percy 1st Earl Worcester 1343-1403
Michael, earl of Suffolk (40)
Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor 1371-1418
Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle 1352-1417
John, Lord Charlton
Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1362-1440
Thomas, Lord Camoys (50)
Thomas Neville 5th Baron Furnivall 1362-1406
Robert, Lord Scales (29)
John, Lord Beaumont
William Willoughby 5th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1370-1409
Hugh, Lord Burnell (54)
William Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Groby 1372-1445
William Beauchamp 1st Baron Bergavenny 1343-1411
John Lovell 5th Baron Lovel 1341-1408
Robert Harrington 3rd Baron Harington 1356-1406
Richard Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Bolton 1327-1403.


Neville Arms. Gules, a saltire argent.

Around 1403 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (39) was appointed 105th Knight Garter: Henry IV


Around 1405 William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (41) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (26)


Northern Rising

On 27 May 1405 Richard Scrope Archbishop York 1350-1405 (55) and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham 1385-1405 (19) assembled a force of around 8000 men at Shipton Moor, Shipton, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire.Believing they had been given safe conduct by Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (41) and assured their demands would be met, the rebel army disbanded .
On 29 May 1405 Richard Scrope Archbishop York 1350-1405 (55) and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham 1385-1405 (19) were arrested and taken to Pontefract Castle, Pontefract, South Yorkshire, Yorkshire.
On 03 Jun 1405 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 (28) arrived at York.The King denied the accused trial by their peers. Thomas Fitzalan 10th Earl Surrey, 12th Earl Arundel 1381-1415 (23) and Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 (28) sat in judgement of Richard Scrope Archbishop York 1350-1405 (55) and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham 1385-1405 (19). William Gascoigne 1350-1419 (55) refused to pronounce sentence on Richard Scrope Archbishop York 1350-1405 (55) and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham 1385-1405 (19) asserting their right to be tried by their peers.
On 08 Jun 1405 Richard Scrope Archbishop York 1350-1405 (55) and Thomas Mowbray 4th Earl Norfolk, 2nd Earl Nottingham 1385-1405 (19) was beheaded before a great crowd at York, Yorkshire for having led the Northern Rising.
On 20 Jul 1405 John Fauconberg -1405 was beheaded in Durham, County Durham


Around 1407 George Neville 1st Baron Latimer Snape 1407-1469 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (43) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (28) at Raby, County Durham


Before 1414 Edward Neville 3rd Baron Bergavenny 1413-1476 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (49) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (34)


On 03 May 1415 Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 was born to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (51) and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (36) at Raby Castle, Raby, County Durham


After 1425. Monument to Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (61) and his wives Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 and Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (46) in St Mary's Church, Staindrop, County Durham. Early Plate Bascinet Period.


On 21 Oct 1425 Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (61) died.He was buried at St Mary's Church, Staindrop, County Durham


On 13 Nov 1440 Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (61) died at Howden, Yorkshire. She was buried at Lincoln Cathedral


Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Neville

Maternal Family Tree: Emmeline Riddlesford 1223-1276

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 15 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 7 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 13 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 8 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Kings Scotland: Great x 8 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks 778-840

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France 1081-1137

Ancestry

Father: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Neville Arms. Gules, a saltire argent.


GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367 Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Neville Arms. Gules, a saltire argent.


Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

Neville Arms. Gules, a saltire argent.


Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Neville 1237-1271

Neville Arms. Gules, a saltire argent.


Great x 3 GrandFather: Geoffrey Neville 1225-

Neville Arms. Gules, a saltire argent.


Great GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering Baroness Neville Raby 1267-1329 Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Clavering Arms. Quarterly, or and gules, a bend sable.


Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth 1240-1310


Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Fitzjohn 4th Baron Warkworth -1249


Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Zouche Baroness Warkworth 1251-1329 Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Zouche Arms. Azure, ten bezants 4, 3, 2, 1.


Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Zouche 1242-1285 Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Zouche Arms. Azure, ten bezants 4, 3, 2, 1.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Ela Longespée 1244-1276 Great Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby 1304-1374 Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Audley Arms. Gules, fretty. Source.


Great GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Audley Arms. Gules, fretty. Source.


Great x 2 GrandFather: James Audley 1225-1272

Audley Arms. Gules, fretty. Source.


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Audley 1175-1246

Audley Arms. Gules, fretty. Source.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Bertrade Mainwaring 1197-1246


Great x 2 GrandMother: Ela Longespée 1217-1298 Great Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Longespée 1207-1250 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandMother: Idoine Camville 1209-1251


Great GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1269-1328 Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Mortimer Arms. Barry or and azure, on a chief of the first two pallets between two base esquires of the second over all an inescutcheon argent.


Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1251-1304 Great x 2 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Mortimer Arms. Barry or and azure, on a chief of the first two pallets between two base esquires of the second over all an inescutcheon argent.


Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore 1231-1282 Great Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Mortimer Arms. Barry or and azure, on a chief of the first two pallets between two base esquires of the second over all an inescutcheon argent.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Braose 1224-1301

Braose Arms. Per pale gules and azure, three garbs or.


Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes 1269- Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Fiennes Arms. Azure, three lions rampant or. Source.


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Fiennes 1245-1302

Fiennes Arms. Azure, three lions rampant or. Source.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont 1252-1302 Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Beaumont Arms. Chequy or and azure, a chevron ermine. Source.


Mother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Percy Arms. Or, a lion rampant azure.


GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352 Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Percy Arms. Or, a lion rampant azure.


Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314

Percy Arms. Or, a lion rampant azure.


Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe -1272

Percy Arms. Or, a lion rampant azure.


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Percy 6th Baron Percy Topcliffe 1197-1245

Percy Arms. Or, a lion rampant azure.


Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne Baroness Percy Topcliffe

Warenne Arms. Chequy or and azure.


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304

Warenne Arms. Chequy or and azure.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Lusignan Countess Surrey 1224-1256

Lusignan Arms. Barry argent and azure.


Great GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Baroness Percy Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Fitzalan Arms. Gules, a lion rampant or.


Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302 Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Fitzalan Arms. Gules, a lion rampant or.


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel 1246-1272

Fitzalan Arms. Gules, a lion rampant or.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer Countess Arundel -1291 Great x 2 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Mortimer Arms. Barry or and azure, on a chief of the first two pallets between two base esquires of the second over all an inescutcheon argent.


Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo Countess Arundel -1292 Great x 6 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

Saluzzo Arms. Argent, a chief azure.


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas I Marquess Saluzzo 1239-1296 Great x 5 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

Saluzzo Arms. Argent, a chief azure.


GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy 1303-1365 Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Clifford Arms. Chequy or and azure, a Fess gules.


Great GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314 Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Clifford Arms. Chequy or and azure, a Fess gules.


Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Clifford 1243-1282

Clifford Arms. Chequy or and azure, a Fess gules.


Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Clifford 1215-1286

Clifford Arms. Chequy or and azure, a Fess gules.


Great x 3 GrandMother: Hawise Botreaux 1215-1301


Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella Vipont 1254-1292 Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135


Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Vipont Lord Westmoreland 1232-1264 Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135


Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Fitzjohn


Great GrandMother: Maud Clare Baroness Clifford, Baroness Welles 1276-1327 Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Clare 1245-1287 Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford 1222-1262 Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135


Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Lacy Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Lacy Arms. Or, a lion rampant purpure.


Great x 2 GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald 1266-1300 Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly 1238-1277


Great x 3 GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée Lady Offaly 1250-1291 Great Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189