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Birthplace: Leconfield, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Towton, North Yorkshire, England
Cause of death: Killed in the snowy Battle of Towton in the War of the Roses
Occupation: Earl and famous commander in battle
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About Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland

thepeerage website identify him as the 2nd Earl of Northumberland

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"Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland (25 July 1421 – 29 March 1461) was the son of Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland and Lady Eleanor Neville, daughter of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland and his second wife Joan Beaufort."

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Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Percy,_3rd_Earl_of_Northumberland

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=104698815

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I3457&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I237&tree=Nixon

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I11076&tree=YorkshireVisitation

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I80348&tree=Welsh

http://www.luminarium.org/encyclopedia/henrypercy3.htm

http://www.thepeerage.com/p1045.htm#i10447

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/PERCY.htm#Henry%20PERCY%20%283%C2%BA%20E.%20Northumberland%29

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Citations / Sources:

[S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, page 1666. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

[S1545] Mitchell Adams, "re: West Ancestors," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 December 2005 - 19 June 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: West Ancestors."

[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 243. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S5991] Burke John and John Bernard Burke, The Royal Families of England, Scotland, and Wales, with their descendants, sovereigns and subjects (London: E. Churton, 1851), volume II, pedigree LXXVII. Hereinafter cited as The Royal Families.

[S2] The Visitations of Yorkshire in the years 1563 and 1564, made by William Flower, esquire, Norroy king of arms, Flowers, William and Charles Best Norcliffe, (London : Harleian Society, 1881), FHL book 942 B4h vol. 16; microfilm 162,050 item 2., vol. 16, p. 243.

[S2670] #4372 History of Maunsell, or Mansel . . . (1903), Maunsell, Robert George, (Cork: Guy, 1903), FHL book 929.242 M444m; FHL microfilm 990,078 Item., p. 39.

[S2434] #2105 Heraldic Visitations of Wales and Part of the Marches Between the Years 1586 and 1613 by Lewys Dwnn (1846), Dwnn, Lewys; transcribed and edited with notes by Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick, (2 volumes. Llandovery: William Rees, 1846), FHL book 942.9 D23d; FHL microfilm 176,668., vol. 2 p. 87 fn. 6.

[S2411] #11915 British Genealogy (filmed 1950), Evans, Alcwyn Caryni, (Books A to H. National Library of Wales MSS 12359-12360D. Manuscript filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1950), FHL microfilms 104,355 and 104,390 item 2., book 6 p. F9*.

[S452] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 2 p. 243; vol. 5 p. 35 fn. (b).

[S266] #379 [7th edition, 1992] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Who Came to America Before 1700 (7th edition, 1992), Weis, Frederick Lewis, (7th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c1992), FHL book 974 D2w 1992., p. 7 line 3:34.

[S394] #230 [5th edition, 1999] The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215 (5th edition, 1999), Adams, Arthur, (5th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1999), FHL book 973 D2aa 1999., p. 64 line 44:9.

[S347] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-century Colonists: the Descent from the Later Plantagenet Kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III, of Emigrants from England and Wales to the North American Colonies Before 1701 (2nd ed., 1999), Faris, David, (2nd edition. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999), FHL book 973 D2fp., p. 273 PERCY:8.

[S394] #230 [5th edition, 1999] The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215 (5th edition, 1999), Adams, Arthur, (5th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1999), FHL book 973 D2aa 1999., p. 64 line 44:9, p. 93 line 76:15.

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Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland's Timeline

1421
July 25, 1421
Leconfield, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
1440
1440
Age 18
Of, Yorkshire, England
1444
February 3, 1444
Age 22
Dagenham, Essex, England
1448
1448
Age 26
1449
1449
Age 27
Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
1450
1450
Age 28
Alwoodley, Yorkshire, England
1455
1455
Age 33
Yorkshire, England
1460
1460
Age 38
Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
1461
March 29, 1461
Age 39
Towton, North Yorkshire, England
March 1461
Age 39
St. Denys' Church, York, Yorkshire, England