Biography of Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338

1254 Wedding of Edward I and Eleanor of Castile

1272 Death of Henry III

1297 Marriage of Princess Elizabeth and John of Holland

1299 Edward I and Margaret of France Wedding

1301 Edward II Created Prince of Wales

1307 Death of Edward I

1307 Marriage of Piers Gaveston and Margaret de Clare

1308 Marriage of King Edward II and Isabella of France

1308 de Clare and de Burgh Double Marriage

1314 Battle of Bannockburn

1315 Funeral of Piers Gaveston

1318 Death of Queen Consort Margaret of France

1322 Battle of Boroughbridge

1327 Abdication of Edward II

1327 Death of Edward II

1328 Marriage of King Edward III and Philippa of Hainault

1328 Mortimer Double Marriage and Tournament

1328 Marriage of King David II of Scotland and Princess Joan

1330 Execution of Edmund of Woodstock

1333 Battle of Halidon Hill

1337 Creation of Earls

Wedding of Edward I and Eleanor of Castile

On 01 Nov 1254 [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (15) and Eleanor of Castile (13) were married at Abbey of Santa Maria la Real de Huelgas. They were second cousins once removed. He a son of Henry III King England 1207-1272. She a great x 2 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.

Death of Henry III

On 16 Nov 1272 [his grandfather] Henry III King England 1207-1272 (65) died at Westminster. His son [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (33) succeeded I King England. Eleanor of Castile (31) by marriage Queen Consort England.

On 30 Apr 1290 Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (46) and [his half-sister] Joan of Acre (18) were married at Clerkenwell. He a great x 4 grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She a daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. [his half-sister] She by marriage Countess Gloucester, Earl Hertford 1C 1138.

On 08 Jul 1290 John "Peaceful" Reginar II Duke Brabant 1275-1312 (14) and [his half-sister] Margaret Plantagenet Duchess Brabant 1275-1333 (15) were married. He a great x 4 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

On 07 Dec 1295 Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (52) died at Monmouth Castle. He buried at Tewkesbury Abbey. His son [his nephew] Gilbert Clare 8th Earl Gloucester 7th Earl Hertford -1314 succeeded 8th Earl Gloucester 1C 1121, 7th Earl Hertford 1C 1138, 8th Lord Clare, 4th Lord Glamorgan.

In Jan 1297 Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer 1270-1325 (27) and [his half-sister] Joan of Acre (24) were married in secret greatly offending her father [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (57). She a daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer 1270-1325 (27) was imprisoned; he was released in Aug 1297.

Marriage of Princess Elizabeth and John of Holland

On 08 Jan 1297 John Gerulfing I Count Holland 1284-1299 (13) and [his half-sister] Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Countess Essex Hereford and Holland 1282-1316 (14) were married at Ipswich. He a great x 4 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. [his half-sister] She by marriage Countess Holland. The wedding was attended by her sister [his half-sister] Margaret Plantagenet Duchess Brabant 1275-1333 (21), her father [his father] King Edward I (57), her brother [his half-brother] Edward (12) and her future second husband Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (21).

Edward I and Margaret of France Wedding

On 08 Sep 1299 [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (60) and [his mother] Margaret of France Queen Consort England 1279-1318 (20) were married at Canterbury Cathedral. They were first cousins once removed. He a son of Henry III King England 1207-1272. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. [his mother] She by marriage Queen Consort England.
Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315 (27) was present.

On 01 Jun 1300 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 was born to [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (60) and [his mother] Margaret of France Queen Consort England 1279-1318 (21) at Brotherton.

Edward II Created Prince of Wales

On 07 Feb 1301 [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (16) was created Prince of Wales by his father [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (61); the first English heir to receive the title. He was created Earl Chester 5C 1301 the same day.

On 14 Nov 1302 Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (26) and [his half-sister] Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Countess Essex Hereford and Holland 1282-1316 (20) were married. They were third cousins. She a daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. [his half-sister] She by marriage Countess Essex, Earl Hereford 6C 1199. Westminster Abbey.

On 23 Apr 1307 [his half-sister] Joan of Acre (35) died at Clare.

Death of Edward I

On 07 Jul 1307 [his father] Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (68) died at Burgh by Sands whilst on his way north to Scotland. His son [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (23) succeeded II King England.
[his father] Edward (68) had gathered around him Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl of Leicester 2nd Earl Lancaster 5th Earl Salisbury 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (29), Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315 (35), Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke 1275-1324 (32) and Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314 (33) and charged them with looking after his son in particular ensuring Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 (23) didn't return from exile.

Marriage of Piers Gaveston and Margaret de Clare

On 02 Nov 1307 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 (23) and [his niece] Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 were married. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.. Arranged by [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (23). [his niece] Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 grand-daughter of Edward I through his daughter Joan and, as such, significantly higher than Gaveston in the nobility.

Marriage of King Edward II and Isabella of France

On 25 Jan 1308 [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (23) and Isabella of France Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (13) were married at Boulogne sur Mer. They were second cousins once removed. He a son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 4 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.

de Clare and de Burgh Double Marriage

On 29 Sep 1308 (possibly 30th) in a Double Marriage de Clare siblings married de Burgh siblings at Waltham Abbey in the presence of [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (24).
John Burgh 1286-1313 (22) and [his niece] Elizabeth Clare Lady Verdun 1295-1360 (13) were married. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.
[his nephew] Gilbert Clare 8th Earl Gloucester 7th Earl Hertford -1314 and Matilda Burgh Countess Gloucester Countess Hertford 1288-1320 (20) were married. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Countess Gloucester, Earl Hertford 1C 1138.

In 1311 [his nephew] John Brabant III Duke Brabant 1300-1355 (10) and Marie Évreux Duchess of Brabant 1303-1335 (8) were married. They were second cousins. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 2 granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272.

In 1312 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (11) was created 1st Earl Norfolk 3C 1312.

On 27 Oct 1312 John "Peaceful" Reginar II Duke Brabant 1275-1312 (37) died. His son [his nephew] John Brabant III Duke Brabant 1300-1355 (12) succeeded III Duke Brabant.

Battle of Bannockburn

On 24 Jun 1314 the Scottish army of Robert "The Bruce" I King Scotland 1274-1329 (39) including, James "Black" Douglas 1286-1330 (28), heavily defeated the English army led by [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (30) at the Battle of Bannockburn.
[his nephew] Gilbert Clare 8th Earl Gloucester 7th Earl Hertford -1314, John Comyn 4th Lord Baddenoch 1294-1314 (20), Robert Felton 1st Baron Felton 1270-1314 (44) and William Vesci -1314 were killed.
William Marshal 1st Baron Marshal 1277-1314 (36) was killed. On 24 Jun 1314 His son John Marshal 2nd Baron Marshal 1292-1317 (22) succeeded 2nd Baron Marshal.
Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314 (40) was killed. His son Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford 1300-1322 (14) succeeded 2nd Baron Clifford.
John Lovell 2nd Baron Lovel 1289-1314 (25) was killed. His son John Lovell 3rd Baron Lovel 1314-1347 succeeded 3rd Baron Lovel of Titchmarsh.
Henry Bohun -1314 was killed by Robert "The Bruce" I King Scotland 1274-1329 (39).
Walter Fauconberg 2nd Baron Fauconberg 1264-1318 (50) possilby died although his death is also reported as being on 31 Dec 1318.
Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 (38), Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (38), Goronwy ap Tudur Hen Tudor -1331, Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan 1279-1340 (35), Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke 1275-1324 (39) and Robert Umfraville 8th Earl Angus 1277-1325 (37) fought.
Pain Tiptoft 1st Baron Tibetot 1279-1314 (34) was killed. His son John Tiptoft 2nd Baron Tibetot 1313-1367 succeeded 2nd Baron Tibetot.
John Montfort 2nd Baron Montfort 1291-1314 (23) was killed. Peter Montfort 3rd Baron Montfort 1291-1370 (23) succeeded 3rd Baron Montfort.
Thomas Grey 1280-1344 (34) undertook a suicidal charge that contributed to the English defeat and subsequently blemished his career.
William Latimer 2nd Baron Latimer Corby 1276-1327 (38) was captured.
Michael Poynings 1270-1314 (44) was killed.

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Funeral of Piers Gaveston

On 02 Jan 1315 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 (31) was buried at King's Langley Priory in a lavish ceremony some two and a half years after his murder. The ceremony was attended by [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (30) and his wife Isabella of France Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (20) as well as Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (39), Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke 1275-1324 (40), Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (14), Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 (39), Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer 1308-1349 (7) and his son Hugh "Younger" Despencer 1286-1326 (29).

On 10 Feb 1316 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (15) was appointed Earl Marshal.

On 05 May 1316 [his niece] Isabel Bohun 1316- was born to Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (40) and [his half-sister] Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Countess Essex Hereford and Holland 1282-1316 (33). She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. His mother [his half-sister] Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Countess Essex Hereford and Holland 1282-1316 (33) died in childbirth. She was buried at Walden Abbey.

On 28 Apr 1317 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 (26) and [his niece] Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

Death of Queen Consort Margaret of France

On 14 Feb 1318 [his mother] Margaret of France Queen Consort England 1279-1318 (39) died at Marlborough Castle. She was buried at Christ Church Greyfriars. Her tomb was destroyed during the Reformation.

Around 1320 [his son] Edward Plantagenet 1320-1334 was born to Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (19) and [his future wife] Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

In 1321 [his brother] Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 (19) was created 1st Earl Kent 5C 1321.

Battle of Boroughbridge

On 16 Mar 1322 the rebel army led by Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl of Leicester 2nd Earl Lancaster 5th Earl Salisbury 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (44) attempted to cross the bridge over the River Ure (between Ripon and York) at Boroughbridge. Their path was blocked by forces loyal to the King led by Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle 1270-1323 (52). Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 (46), Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (34), John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort 1265-1324 (57) and John Maltravers 1st Baron Maltravers 1290-1365 (32) fought for the rebels. Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford 1300-1322 (22), Nicholas Longford 1285-1356 (37), Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl of Leicester 2nd Earl Lancaster 5th Earl Salisbury 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (44), John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray 1286-1322 (35) were captured.
Warin Lisle 1271-1322 (51) was hanged after the battle at Pontefract.
Following the battle Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 (31) and his wife [his niece] Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 were both imprisoned. He in Nottingham Castle and she in Sempringham Priory.
John Clinton 2nd Baron Clinton 1300-1335 (22), Ralph Greystoke 1st Baron Greystoke 1299-1323 (22), William Latimer 2nd Baron Latimer Corby 1276-1327 (46), Robert Lisle 1st Baron Lisle 1288-1344 (34), Domhnall Mar II Earl Mar 1293- (29) and Peter Saltmarsh 1280-1338 (42) fought for the King.
Adam Everingham 1st Baron Everingham of Laxton 1279-1341 (43) was captured.
Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (46) was killed. His son [his nephew] John Bohun 5th Earl Hereford 4th Earl Essex 1307-1336 (15) succeeded 5th Earl Hereford 6C 1199, 4th Earl Essex 3C 1239.

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Around 1324 [his daughter] Alice Plantagenet 1324-1352 was born to Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (23) and [his future wife] Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

In 1325 [his nephew] John Bohun 5th Earl Hereford 4th Earl Essex 1307-1336 (18) and Alice Fitzalan Countess Essex Countess Hereford -1326 were married. They were half third cousins. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 5 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216. She by marriage Countess Essex, Earl Hereford 6C 1199.

In 1325 [his brother] Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 (23) and Margaret Wake Countess Kent 1297-1349 (27) were married. They were half second cousins twice removed. He a son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 3 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216. She by marriage Countess Kent.

After 1325 [his nephew] John Bohun 5th Earl Hereford 4th Earl Essex 1307-1336 and Margaret Basset Countess Essex Countess Hereford -1347 were married. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Countess Essex, Earl Hereford 6C 1199.

On 11 Aug 1325 Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (22) and [his niece] Margaret Bohun Countess Devon 1311-1391 (14) were married. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

Before 05 Feb 1326 Ralph Cobham 1276-1326 and [his future wife] Mary Brewes Countess Norfolk were married.

Before 12 Oct 1326 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 and [his wife] Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330 were married. He a son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Countess Norfolk.

In 1327 James Butler 1st Earl Ormonde 1305-1338 (22) and [his niece] Eleanor Bohun Countess Ormonde 1304-1363 (22) were married. They were fourth cousins. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

Abdication of Edward II

On 25 Jan 1327 [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (42) abdicated II King England. His son [his nephew] King Edward III England (14) succeeded III King England.

Death of Edward II

On 21 Sep 1327 [his half-brother] King Edward II of England (43) was murdered at Berkeley Castle. There is speculation as to the manner of his death, and as to whether he died at all. Some believe he may have lived the rest of his life in Europe.

Marriage of King Edward III and Philippa of Hainault

On 24 Jan 1328 [his nephew] King Edward III England (15) and Philippa of Hainault (13) were married at York Minster. They were second cousins. He a son of King Edward II of England. She a great x 5 granddaughter of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She by marriage Queen Consort England.

Roger Mortimer created Earl of March

The Chronicles of Froissart Book 1 Chapter 20 How king Robert of Scotland died. Mar 1328. And also they delivered to them again the black cross of Scotland, the which the good king Edward conquered and brought it out of the abbey of Scone, the which was a precious relic; and all rights and interests that every baron had in Scotland was then clean forgiven. And many other things were done at that parliament to the great hurt and prejudice of the realm of England, and in manner against the wills of all the nobles of the realm, save only of Isabel (33) the old queen and the bishop of Ely and the lord Mortimer (40): they ruled the realm in such wise, that every man was miscontent. So that the earl Henry of Lancaster (47) and sir Thomas Brotherton (27), earl marshal, and sir [his brother] Edmund of Woodstock (26), the king's uncle, and divers other lords and commons were agreed together to amend these faults, if they might. And in that meantime the queen Isabel (33) and sir Roger Mortimer (40) caused another parliament to be holden at Salisbury, at the which parliament sir Roger Mortimer (40) was made earl of March against all the barons' wills of England, in prejudice of king and his realm, and sir [his nephew] John of Eltham (11) the king's brother was made earl of Cornwall. To the which parliament the earl Henry of Lancaster (47) would not come, wherefore the king was brought in belief that he would have destroyed his person; for the which they assembled a great host and went toward Bedford, whereas the earl Henry (47) was with his company.

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The Chronicles of Froissart Book 1 Chapter 20 How king Robert of Scotland died. Mar 1328. Then the earl marshal (27) and the [his brother] earl of Kent (26), the king's uncle, made a peace between the [his nephew] king (15) and the earl of Lancaster (47), on whose part was sir Henry lord Beaumont (49), sir Fulke Fitz-Warin (43), sir Thomas Rocelin, sir William Trussel (48), sir Thomas Wither and about a hundred knights, who were all expelled out of England by the counsel of queen Isabel and the earl Mortimer: for he was so covetous, that he thought to have the most part of all their lands into his own hands, as it is more plainly shewed in the English chronicle, the which I pass over and follow mine author.

Mortimer Double Marriage and Tournament

On 31 May 1328 the Mortimer family leveraged their new status at a lavish ceremony that celebrated the marriages of two of Roger Mortimer's (41) daughters at Hereford.
[his son] Edward Plantagenet 1320-1334 (8) and [his daughter-in-law] Beatrice Mortimer 1322-1383 (6) were married. They were half third cousins once removed. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 4 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216.
Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke 1319-1348 (9) and Agnes Mortimer 1317-1368 (11) were married. They were third cousins once removed. She a great x 4 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216.
[his nephew] King Edward III England (15) and his mother Isabella of France Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (33) attended as well as Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (41).

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Marriage of King David II of Scotland and Princess Joan

On 17 Jul 1328 David II King Scotland 1324-1371 (4) and [his niece] Joan of the Tower Queen Consort Scotland 1321-1362 (7) were married at Berwick on Tweed. She a daughter of King Edward II of England.

In 1330 [his nephew] John of Eltham 1st Earl Cornwall 1316-1336 (13) was created 1st Earl Cornwall 6C 1330.

Execution of Edmund of Woodstock

On 19 Mar 1330 the King's uncle [his brother] Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 (28) was beheaded at Winchester Castle. His son [his nephew] Edmund Plantagenet 2nd Earl Kent 1326-1331 (4) succeeded 2nd Earl Kent 5C 1321. The executioner was a convicted latrine cleaner who was also facing the death penalty; no-one else would undertake the task. Edmund had been convicted of plotting against the court believing his brother Edward II was still alive. It later emerged the plot had been created by Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (42) to entrap [his brother] Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 (28). [his nephew] King Edward III England (17) was unable to show leniency risking complicity in the plot.

Before 12 Oct 1330 [his wife] Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330 died.

Before 05 Oct 1331 [his nephew] Edmund Plantagenet 2nd Earl Kent 1326-1331 died. His brother [his nephew] John Plantagenet 3rd Earl Kent 1330-1352 succeeded 3rd Earl Kent 5C 1321.

In May 1332 Reginald "Black" II Duke Guelders 1295-1343 (37) and [his niece] Eleanor of Woodstock Plantagenet 1318-1355 (13) were married at Nijmegen. They were second cousins once removed. He a great x 4 grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154. She a daughter of King Edward II of England. [his niece] She by marriage Duchess Guelders. His second marriage; he had four daughters from his first marriage. He subsequently sent her from court to Deventer Abbey in 1336 under the pretext that she had leprosy. He subsequently tried to annul the marriage but she contested the annulment by proving she wasn't a leper.

After 1333 [his half-sister] Margaret Plantagenet Duchess Brabant 1275-1333 died.

Battle of Halidon Hill

On 19 Jul 1333 [his nephew] King Edward III England (20) defeated the Scots army at the Battle of Halidon Hill near Berwick on Tweed. [his nephew] John of Eltham 1st Earl Cornwall 1316-1336 (16) commanded.
English archers, just as at the Battle of Dupplin Moor one year previously, had a significant impact on the massed ranks of Scottish schiltrons. Edward's army included: Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (33), who commanded the right wing, Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon 1276-1340 (56), Robert Pierrepoint -1334, Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (30), Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan 1279-1340 (54) and John Sully 1283-1388 (50). One of the few English casualties was John Neville 1299-1333 (34) who was killed.

The Scottish army included David II King Scotland 1324-1371 (9). Alexander Bruce -1333, Alan Stewart -1333, James Stewart 1276-1333 (57), John Stewart -1333, William Douglas 1st Earl Atholl -1333, Archibald Douglas 1297-1333 (35) and Hugh Ross 4th Earl Ross 1296-1333 (36) who were all killed.
Malcolm Lennox 2nd Earl Lennox -1333 was killed. His son Domhnall Lennox Earl Lennox -1365 succeeded Earl Lennox 1C 12th Century.
Kenneth de Moravia Sutherland 4th Earl Sutherland -1333 was killed. His son William de Moravia Sutherland 5th Earl Sutherland -1370 succeeded 5th Earl Sutherland. Johanna Menteith Countess Sutherland by marriage Countess Sutherland.

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In 1335 [his nephew] William Bohun 1st Earl of Northampton 1309-1361 (25) and Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton 1313-1356 (22) were married. They were fourth cousins. He a grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 4 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.

On 20 Jan 1336 [his nephew] John Bohun 5th Earl Hereford 4th Earl Essex 1307-1336 (29) died. His brother [his nephew] Humphrey Bohun 6th Earl Hereford 5th Earl Essex 1309-1361 (27) succeeded 6th Earl Hereford 6C 1199, 5th Earl Essex 3C 1239.

Before 04 Apr 1336 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 and Mary Brewes Countess Norfolk were married. He a son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Countess Norfolk.

On 30 Sep 1336 [his nephew] John of Eltham 1st Earl Cornwall 1316-1336 (20) died at Perth. He was buried at the east side of the doorway to the Chapel of St Edmund. His monument comprises a head of the statue encircled by a coronet of large and small leaves, remarkable for being the earliest specimen of the kind. The details of plate-armour, surcoat, gorget, coroneted helmet, with other accessories, give great antiquarian interest to this work. It was formerly surmounted by a canopy, of which, however, no traces are now visible.

1337 Creation of Earls

In 1337 [his nephew] King Edward III England (24) created a number of new Earldom's probably in preparation for his forthcoming war against France ...
William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury 1301-1349 (36) was created 1st Earl Salisbury 2C 1337. Catherine Grandison Countess Salisbury 1304-1349 (33) by marriage Countess Salisbury.
[his nephew] William Bohun 1st Earl of Northampton 1309-1361 (27) was created 1st Earl of Northampton 3C 1337. Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton 1313-1356 (24) by marriage Countess of Northampton.
Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 (46) was created 1st Earl Gloucester 3C 1337 probably as compensation for his daughter Margaret Audley Countess Stafford 1318-1349 (19) having been abducted by Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372 (35).
Robert Ufford 1st Earl Suffolk 1298-1369 (38) was created 1st Earl Suffolk 2C 1337. Margaret Norwich Countess Suffolk 1286-1368 (51) by marriage Countess Suffolk.

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On 04 Aug 1338 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (38) died at Framlingham Castle. His daughter [his daughter] Margaret Plantagenet 2nd Countess Norfolk -1399 succeeded 2nd Earl Norfolk 3C 1312.

The Chronicles of Froissart Book 1 Chapter 4 Here mine author maketh mention of the parent of this good king Edward the third. THIS [his half-brother] king Edward the second, father to the noble [his nephew] king Edward the third, had two brethren, the one called [the earl] marshal, who was right wild and diverse of conditions, the other called sir [his brother] Edmund earl of Kent, right wise, amiable, gentle and well beloved with all people. This [his half-brother] king Edward the second was married to Isabel, the daughter of [his uncle] Philip le Beau king of France, who was one of the fairest ladies of the world. The [his half-brother] king had by her two sons and two daughters. The first son was the noble and hardy [his nephew] king Edward the third, of whom this history is begun. The second was named [his nephew] John, and died young. The first of the daughters was called [his niece] Isabel, married to the young king David of Scotland, son to king Robert de Bruce, married in her tender youth by the accord of both realms of England and Scotland for to make perfect peace. The other [his niece] daughter was married to the earl Raynold, who after was called duke of Gueldres, and he had by her two sons, Raynold and Edward, who after reigned in great puissance.

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Parliament Rolls Richard II Jan 1397: By the king in parliament. 33. Also, on the same Saturday [10 February 1397], a charter of the king made to the earl marshal touching his office of marshal of England, and the gold staff adorned with the emblem of the king's arms which he will carry in his office, was read and delivered to the said earl. The tenor of which charter follows:
The king to the same, greeting. Know that whereas recently by our letters patent of our special grace we granted to our beloved kinsman Thomas, earl of Nottingham, the office of marshal of England, together with the name and honour of earl marshal, to have to him and his male heirs issuing from his body, with all the fees, profits, and appurtenances whatsoever pertaining in any way to the said office, in perpetuity; as is fully contained in the same letters. We, mindful of the gracious and laudable services often performed by the aforementioned earl, on either side of the sea, for the benefit and honour of us and our kingdom, at no small effort, cost, and charge to him; and wishing therefore to provide for the estate and honour of that earl, of our special grace have granted in our present parliament for us and our heirs to the same earl the said office, and the name, title, and honour of earl marshal of England, to have to him and his male heirs issuing from his body, together with all offices, commodities, profits and other appurtenances whatsoever, both in our courts and elsewhere, relating or pertaining in any way to the same office, in the same manner and as fully, freely, wholly, and peacefully as Thomas Brotherton, lately earl of Norfolk and marshal of England, father of our beloved kinswoman [his daughter] Margaret countess of Norfolk, [widow] of the aforesaid late earl, or Roger Bigod sometime earl of Norfolk and marshal of England, or any other after the death of the same former earl, or the same present earl, had or held the said office of marshal of England in their time.
Willing further and granting for us and our heirs, that the office of marshal of our Bench before us, which John Wicks holds for the term of his life by our grant, and the office of marshal in our treasury which Richard Gascoigne holds for his life by grant of our beloved brother Thomas earl of Kent, lately marshal of England, by our confirmation; and also the office of herald of the marshal before the steward and marshal of our household, which Guy Allesley holds for his life by grant of the lord Edward [III], late king of England, our grandfather, and by our confirmation; which offices after the death of the aforesaid John, Richard and Guy should revert to us and our heirs, after the death of the same John, Richard, and Guy shall remain to the aforementioned earl marshal, to have to him and his male heirs in perpetuity. And that the same offices, and all other offices in any of our courts and elsewhere, which pertained, and used to pertain to the said office of marshal of England in times past, shall be fully restored, annexed, and reunited to the said office of marshal of England in perpetuity. And that the same earl and his male heirs may give, grant, or confer those offices on any suitable persons freely and without hindrance as soon as they shall have fallen vacant by death, demise, resignation, surrender, or in any other way, notwithstanding any of our letters patent made to the contrary.
Considering also the vigour and nobility of that earl, and that he may in future the more fittingly and honourably perform and exercise the aforesaid office, we have granted for us and our heirs to the same present earl that he and his said male heirs, marshals of England, by virtue of their aforesaid office should have, carry, and bear, as well in the presence as in the absence of us and our heirs, a certain gold staff, with both ends enamelled in black, and with the emblem of our arms decorating the top of the said staff, and with the emblem of the arms of that earl decorating the bottom of the said staff; notwithstanding that the same present earl in his time, or the aforementioned former earls, or any other who had the said office of marshal of England before this time, used to carry or bear a wooden staff. Witnessed by these, the venerable fathers Thomas archbishop of Canterbury, primate of all England, Robert of London, William of Winchester, John of Ely, Edmund of Exeter, our chancellor, bishops; John of Aquitaine and Lancaster, Edmund of York, dukes, our beloved uncles; Henry of Derby, Edward of Rutland, Henry of Northumberland, earls; Reginald Grey of Ruthin, Ralph Neville, John Lovell, knights; Roger Walden, dean of York, our treasurer, Thomas Percy, steward of our household, and others. Given by our hand at Westminster on 10 February 1397.

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[his half-brother] Louis Chatillon II Count Blois I Count Chatillon -1346 succeeded I Count Chatillon.

[his nephew] Guy Chatillon II Count Blois -1397 and Marie Dampierre Countess Blois were married. They were second cousins once removed. He a great x 5 grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272. She by marriage Countess Blois.

[his daughter] Margaret Plantagenet 2nd Countess Norfolk -1399 was born to Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 and Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.