Biography of John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400

1340 Battle of Sluys

1399 Epiphany Rising

1400 Parliament Henry IV 2: 30 Forfeiture of Earl

Battle of Sluys

On 24 Jun 1340 King Edward III England (27) attacked the French fleet at anchor during the Battle of Sluys capturing more than 200 ships, killing around 18000 French. The English force included John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Warwick 1316-1360 (24), William Bohun 1st Earl of Northampton 1309-1361 (30), Henry Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Masham 1312-1392 (27), William Latimer 4th Baron Latimer Corby 1330-1381 (10), John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle 1318-1355 (22), Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372 (38), Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster 1310-1361 (30), Walter Manny 1st Baron Manny 1310-1372 (30) and Richard Pembridge 1320-1375 (20).
Thomas Monthermer 2nd Baron Monthermer 1301-1340 (38) died from wounds. His daughter [his mother] Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395 succeeded 3rd Baron Monthermer.

Before 1350 [his father] John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1389 and [his mother] Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395 were married. She  by marriage Baroness Montagu. John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1389 by marriage Baron Monthermer. She a Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

Around 1350 John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 was born to [his father] John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1389 (20) and [his mother] Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395. He a 2 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

In 1357 [his father] John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1389 (27) was created 1st Baron Montagu.

Before 13 Jun 1388 John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 and Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424 were married. He a 2 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

On 13 Jun 1388 [his son] Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 was born to John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (38) and [his wife] Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424 (28). He a 3 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

In 1389 [his father] John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1389 (59) died. Camail and Jupon Period. Salisbury Cathedral.

In 1389 [his son] Richard Montagu 1389-1429 was born to John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (39) and [his wife] Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424 (29). He a 3 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

In 1395 [his mother] Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395 died. In 1395 Her son John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (45) succeeded 4th Baron Monthermer. [his wife] Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424 (35) by marriage Baroness Monthermer.

On 03 Jun 1397 William Montagu 2nd Earl Salisbury 1328-1397 (68) died. His nephew John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (47) succeeded 3rd Earl Salisbury 2C 1337, 2nd Baron Montagu. [his wife] Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424 (37) by marriage Countess Salisbury.

In 1398 John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (48) was appointed 89th Knight of the Garter by his half second cousin once removed Richard II King England 1367-1400 (30).

Epiphany Rising

On 17 Dec 1399 the conspirators met at Abbey House Westminster Abbey including Thomas Blount 1352-1400 (47), Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 (26), Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (25), John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (47), Ralph Lumley 1st Baron Lumley 1360-1400 (39), John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (49), Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (26), Bernard Brocas 1354-1400 (45). They plotted to capture Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (32) at a Tournament in Windsor on the Feast of Epiphany hence the Epiphany Rising.

Around 1401. Jean Creton Painter Chronicler -1420. The Capture and Death of King Richard. Richard II King England 1367-1400 (in black) surrendering to Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (holding the white staff) at Flint Castle.  

On 07 Jan 1400 at Cirencester Ralph Lumley 1st Baron Lumley 1360-1400 (40) was beheaded by the townspeople following an unsuccessful attempt to seize the town.
Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (26) was beheaded. His brother Edmund Holland 4th Earl Kent 1384-1408 (16) succeeded 4th Earl Kent 6C 1360, 5th Baron Holland.
John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (50) was captured, tried and beheaded.
Bernard Brocas 1354-1400 (46) was captured.

Parliament Henry IV 2: 30 Forfeiture of Earl

After 07 Jan 1400. Henry IV's Parliament. Also, be it remembered that whereas Thomas Holland, formerly earl of Kent, John Holland, formerly earl of Huntingdon, John Montague, formerly earl of Salisbury, Thomas, formerly Lord Despenser, and Ralph Lumley, knight, recently rose up in various parts of England and rode in warlike manner, treacherously, against our lord the king, contrary to their allegiance, to destroy our said lord the king and other great men of the realm, and to populate the said realm with people of another tongue, they were seized and beheaded in their armed uprising by the loyal lieges of oursaid lord the king; and for that reason all the lords temporal present in parliament, by the assent of the king, declared and adjudged the said Thomas, John, John, Thomas, and Ralph to be traitors for their armed uprising against their aforesaid liege lord, and that they should forfeit as traitors all the lands and tenements that they held in fee simple on 5 January, the eve of the feast of the Epiphany of our lord Jesus Christ, in the first year of the reign of our aforesaid lord [1400], or after, as the law of the land requires, together with all their goods and chattels, notwithstanding the fact that they were killed during the said armed uprising without due process of law.

Around 1401. Jean Creton Painter Chronicler -1420. The Capture and Death of King Richard. Richard II King England 1367-1400 (in black) surrendering to Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (holding the white staff) at Flint Castle.  

On 30 Jul 1424 [his wife] Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424 (64) died.

On 20 May 1475 Alice Chaucer Duchess Suffolk 1404-1475 (71) died. She was buried at St Mary's Church Ewelme. Wrist Garter. The effigy was, apparently, viewed to determine how a lady should wear the garter at the re-commencement of Lady of the Garter appointments in 1901 after a gap of several hundred years. A particularly fine Cadaver Underneath the chest on which Alice's effigy lies. Full-length in a shroud.  Chest with Angels with Rounded Wings holding Shields.
Detail of the South Side of the Monument to Alice Chaucer Duchess Suffolk 1404-1475 (71). From left to right ...
1 Roet Arms impaled Chaucer Modern Arms. Alice's paternal grandparents.
2 De La Pole Arms impaled Stafford Arms. Her third husbands parents Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk 1361-1415 and Katherine Stafford Countess Suffolk 1376-1419.
3 Montacute and Monthermer Arms impaled Francis? Possibly Alice's second husband's parents John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 and [his former wife] Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424.
4 De La Pole Arms quartered Chaucer Modern Arms.
5 Roet Arms impaled Chaucer Modern Arms.
6 Chaucer Modern Arms.
7 De La Pole Arms.
8 De La Pole Arms impaled England Henry IV Arms signifying Alice's son John's (32) marriage to Elizabeth of York (31) sister of Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (33).
Detail of the North Side of the monument to Alice Chaucer Duchess Suffolk 1404-1475 (71). Arms from left to right ...
1 De La Pole Arms quartered Chaucer Modern Arms impaled Unknown.
2 De La Pole Arms. Her third husband William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450.
3 De La Pole Arms quarted Chaucer Modern Arms. Alice's son John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (32) by her second husband William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450.
4 Chaucer Arms. Alice's father Thomas Chaucer 1367-1434.
5 Montacute and Monthermer Arms quartering impaled Chaucer. Alice's second husband [his son] Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428.
6 Roet Arms. Alice's paternal grandmother Philippa Roet 1346-1387.
7 Roet Arms impaling England Henry IV Arms probably signifying John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403, Katherine being the sister of Alice's paternal grandmother Philippa Roet 1346-1387 who married Geoffrey Chaucer Poet Author 1343-1400.
8 Roet Arms impaling Chaucer Modern Arms. Her paternal grandparents Geoffrey Chaucer Poet Author 1343-1400 and Philippa Roet 1346-1387.

Patent Rolls Richard II 1381 1385. 26 Sep 1484. Grant, for the peace and tranquillity of the city, to the mayor and commonalty of London and their successors, that if the king should hereafter deal in mercy with the lives of John Norhampton, draper, late mayor of London, John More, mercer, and Richard Norbury, who with others lately made insurrection against the king's peace and Nicholas Brembre, the mayor, and the governors of the city and its government, for which they were indicted and, after acknowledging their misdeeds before the king and council in his presence and being separately arraigned before John de Monte Acuto, steward of the household and the other justices assigned to deliver the prison of the Tower of London of them, were condemned to be drawn and quartered, but execution, so far as their lives were concerned, was respited by the king's grace,—that they shall be sent to prisons in different counties 100 leagues distant from the city for ten years, and not then be released until they have found security that no evil or prejudice shall befall the city or any of the king's lieges thereby. If they should be released they are inhibited, under pain of losing their lives, from coming within 100 leagues of the city, and any one guilty of making suit or maintenance on their behalf is to be imprisoned and forfeit his goods. For the strengthening of good government in the city and for the punishinent of rioters and those who are guilty of such assemblies, congregations, covins or insurrections, this grant is to remain in force without revocation. By signet letter.

[his daughter] Elizabeth Montagu Baroness Willoughby Eresby was born to John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 and Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424. She a 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

[his daughter] Margaret Montagu Baroness Ferrers Groby was born to John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 and Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424. She a 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

[his son] Robert Montagu was born to John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 and Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424. He a 3 x Great Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.

[his daughter] Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter -1457 was born to John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 and Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424. She a 3 x Great Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England.