Biography of Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland

Timeline

On 03 Feb 1393 Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland was born to Henry "Hotspur" Percy and Elizabeth Mortimer Baroness Camoys at Alnwick Castle.

In 1416 Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland succeeded 2nd Earl Northumberland (1C 1377).

Before 08 Jul 1418 Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland were married. Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland by marriage Countess Northumberland (1C 1377).

On 08 Jul 1418 John Percy was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

On 25 Jul 1421 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

On 29 Nov 1422 Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland at Leconfield.

On 28 May 1423 Katherine Percy Countess Kent was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

On 24 Jul 1424 George Percy was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

In 1425 Ralph Percy was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

In 1426 Richard Percy was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

On 07 Apr 1428 William Percy Bishop Carlisle was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

In 1436 Anne Percy was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

Battle of Sark

On 23 Oct 1448 Hugh Douglas 1st Earl Ormonde commanded at during the Battle of Sark inflicting a heavy defeat on the English forces. Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Thomas Harrington were captured. Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland escaped. .

On 20 Oct 1453 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu, and his brothers Thomas Neville and Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury, met with Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and to negotiate peace.

First Battle of St Albans

On 22 May 1455 the Wars of the Roses commenced with the First Battle of St Albans. Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales commanded with Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury, Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury, Edward Brooke 6th Baron Cobham and Walter Strickland.
The Lancastrians Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset, Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland, William Cotton, Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford and Richard Fortescue were killed. Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham was wounded and captured. Henry VI King England, II King France, John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley and Edmund Dudley were captured. Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset was wounded. James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock both fought.

After 22 May 1455 Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland was buried at St Albans Cathedral.

Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland.

Joan Percy was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Reginar

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

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 2 Grand Son of Edward III King England

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

Kings Franks: Great x 7 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry "Hotspur" Percy Great x 3 Grandson Henry III King England

GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland Great x 2 Grandson Henry III King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Baroness Percy Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Clare Baroness Clifford, Baroness Welles Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet Baroness Percy Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster Son Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Capet Queen Navarre Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp Baroness Monthermer

GrandMother: Margaret Neville Countess Northumberland Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Neville

Great x 2 GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering Baroness Neville Raby Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Zouche Baroness Warkworth Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Audley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ela Longespée Great Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer Baroness Audley Stratton Audley Great x 3 Granddaughter 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

Mother: Elizabeth Mortimer Baroness Camoys Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

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

Great GrandMother: Philippa Montagu Countess March

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Montagu 2nd Baron Montagu

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Montfort Baroness Furnivall, Baroness Montagu

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Grandison Countess Salisbury

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Grandison 1st Baron Grandison

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sibylla Tregoz Baroness Grandison

GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence Son Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward II King England Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland Great x 4 Grandson Stephen I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Valois Count Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Burgh

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Clare Lady Verdun Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet Countess Ulster Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth