Biography of Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439

1399 Epiphany Rising

1434 Neville Beauchamp Marriage Alliance

On 11 Nov 1375 Edward Despencer 1st Baron Despencer 3rd Baron Burghesh 1335-1375 (40) died at Llanblethian. He was buried at Tewkesbury Abbey. His son [her father] Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 (2) succeeded 2nd Baron Despencer 4C 1357.

Before 07 Nov 1379 [her father] Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 and [her mother] Constance York Countess Gloucester 1374-1416 were married (he was her third cousin once removed). She  by marriage Countess Gloucester. He a 3 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England. She a Grand Daughter of King Edward III England. She a 2 x Great Grand Daughter of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

In 1397 [her father] Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 (23) was created 1st Earl Gloucester 4C 1397.

Before 05 Oct 1397 [her future husband] Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 and Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422 were married (he was her second cousin once removed). He a 4 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England. She a 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

Epiphany Rising

On 13 Jan 1400 [her father] Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 (26) was beheaded at Bristol.

On 26 Jul 1400 Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 was born to [her father] Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 and [her mother] Constance York Countess Gloucester 1374-1416 (26) some six months after her father had been beheaded during the Epiphany Rising. She a Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III England and 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

On 08 Apr 1401 Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick 1338-1401 (63) died. His son [her future husband] Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 (19) succeeded 13th Earl Warwick 1C 1088. Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422 (15) by marriage Countess Warwick.

On 08 May 1411 William Beauchamp 1st Baron Bergavenny 1343-1411 (68) died at Meaux. He was buried at Tewkesbury Abbey. His son [her future husband] Richard Beauchamp 1st Earl Worcester 1396-1422 (14) succeeded 2nd Baron Bergavenny 1C 1392.

On 27 Jul 1411 Richard Beauchamp 1st Earl Worcester 1396-1422 (14) and Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (11) were married (he was her half fourth cousin). She (11) by marriage Countess Worcester. He a 3 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England. She a Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III England. She a 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

In 1414 [her brother] Richard Despencer 4th Baron Burghesh 1396-1414 (18) died. His sister Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (13) succeeded 5th Baron Burghesh 2C 1330.

On 16 Sep 1415 [her daughter] Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Bergavenny 1415-1448 was born to [her husband] Richard Beauchamp 1st Earl Worcester 1396-1422 (18) and Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (15) at Hanley Castle Ewelme. She a 2 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III England and 4 x Great Grand Daughter of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

On 29 Nov 1416 [her mother] Constance York Countess Gloucester 1374-1416 (42) died at Reading Abbey.

In 1421 [her husband] Richard Beauchamp 1st Earl Worcester 1396-1422 (24) was created 1st Earl Worcester 3C 1421.

In 1422 [her husband] Richard Beauchamp 1st Earl Worcester 1396-1422 (25) died. His daughter Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Bergavenny 1415-1448 (6) succeeded 3rd Baron Bergavenny 1C 1392.

Before 1425 Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 and Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 were married (he was her third cousin). She  by marriage Countess Warwick. He a 4 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England. She a Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III England. She a 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

On 21 Mar 1425 [her son] Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick 1425-1446 was born to [her husband] Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 (43) and Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (24). He a 2 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III England and 4 x Great Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

On 06 Sep 1425 John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury 1st Earl Waterford 1383-1453 (42) and [her step-daughter] Margaret Beauchamp Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1404-1468 (21) were married (he was her second cousin twice removed). She (21) by marriage Baroness Strange Blackmere, Baron Talbot 1C 1331. He a 3 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England. She a 4 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

On 13 Jul 1426 [her daughter] Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick 1426-1492 was born to [her husband] Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 (44) and Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (25) at Caversham Castle Caversham Reading. She a 2 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III England and 4 x Great Grand Daughter of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.

Before 09 Sep 1427 Thomas Ros 8th Baron Ros Helmsley 1407-1430 and [her step-daughter] Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 were married (he was her fourth cousin). She  by marriage Baroness Ros Helmsley. He a 4 x Great Grand Son of Henry III King England. She a 4 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

1434 Neville Beauchamp Marriage Alliance

In 1434 the Beauchamp and Neville families were joined together by two child marriages, siblings from both families, which would have a far reaching effect since Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (5) would eventually become Earl of Warwick. He a 2 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III England and 4 x Great Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France. He a 2 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III England. He a 4 x Great Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France.
[her son] Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick 1425-1446 (8) and Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick 1424-1450 (10) were married (he was her third cousin) at Titchfield Abbey.
Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (5) and [her daughter] Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick 1426-1492 (7) were married (he was her third cousin).

In 1435 Edmund Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1406-1455 (29) and [her step-daughter] Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 (26) were married (he was her half fourth cousin). He a Great Grand Son of King Edward III England and 3 x Great Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France. She a 4 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

Before 1437 George Neville 1st Baron Latimer Snape 1407-1469 (30) and [her step-daughter] Elizabeth Beauchamp 1417-1480 (20) were married (he was her second cousin once removed). He a Great Grand Son of King Edward III England and 3 x Great Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France. She a 4 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

In 1439 Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (38) died.

On 30 Apr 1439 [her husband] Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 (57) died at Rouen. He was buried at St Mary's Church Warwick. His son Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick 1425-1446 (14) succeeded 14th Earl Warwick 1C 1088, 6th Baron Burghesh 2C 1330. Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick 1424-1450 (15) by marriage Countess Warwick.