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Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmorland

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Birthplace: Chateau de Beaufort, Meuse-et-Loire, France
Death: Died in Howden, Yorkshire, England
Place of Burial: Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and Katherine Swynford, Duchess of Lancaster
Wife of Robert de Ferrers, 3rd Lord Ferrers and Ralph de Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland
Mother of Elizabeth Ferrers; Mary de Ferrers; Eleanor Neville, Countess of Northumberland; Katherine Neville, Duchess of Norfolk; Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury and 11 others
Sister of John Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset; Cardinal Henry Beaufort, Bishop of Winchester and Thomas Beaufort, Duke of Exeter
Half sister of Dorothy Swynford; Blanche Swynford; Sir Thomas Swynford, Sr.; Blanche Mary Plantagenet; Filipa de Lencastre, rainha consorte de Portugal and 8 others

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About Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmorland

"Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmorland (c. 1379 – 13 November 1440) was the third or fourth child (and only daughter) of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and his mistress, later wife, Katherine Swynford; and, in her widowhood, a powerful landowner in the North of England."

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http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=16146333

http://www.geneall.net/U/per_page.php?id=1302

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I467&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I203&tree=Nixon

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I1659&tree=PagetHeraldicBaronag

http://www.mathematical.com/beaufortjoan1375.htm

http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p350.htm#i10511

http://thepeerage.com/p10198.htm#i101973 

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/BEAUFORT.htm#Joan BEAUFORT (C. Westmoreland)

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[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 I, page 27. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 547.

[S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 17. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

[S8] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, volume 1, page 15.

[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), pages 108-109. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.

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

[S23] #849 Burke's Guide to the Royal Family (1973), (London: Burke's Peerage, c1973), FHl book 942 D22bgr., p. 200.

[S25] #798 The Wallop Family and Their Ancestry, Watney, Vernon James, (4 volumes. Oxford: John Johnson, 1928), FHL book Q 929.242 W159w; FHL microfilm 1696491 it., vol. 2 p. 311, 390, vol. 3 p. 738.

"Joan Beaufort (subsequently Countess of Westmorland), legitimated da. of John 'of Gaunt', Duke of Lancaster; d. 13 November 1440."

[S33] #242 [1883 edition] A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire (New edition, 1883, reprint 1962), Burke, Sir John Bernard, (New edition. 1883. Reprint, London: Harrison and Sons, 1962), FHL book 942 D22bug 1883., p. 198.

[S36] #89 A Genealogical History of the Kings of England, and Monarchs of Great Britain, & C. From the Conquest, Anno 1066 to the Year, 1677, Sandford, Francis, (London: Thomas Newcomb, 1677), FHL microfilm 599,670 item 3., p. 313.

[S46] #8356 The Ligon Family and Connections (1947-1973), Ligon, William D. (William Daniel Ligon, Jr.), (3 volumes. New York: W.D. Ligon Jr, c1947-c1973 (Hartford, Conn.: Bond Press)), p. 127, 129.

[S52] #249 Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica (1868-1938), Church of England. Parish Church of Shere (Surrey), (31 volumes. London: Hamilton, Adams, 1868-1938), FHL book 942 B2m., vol. 1 p. 122.

[S64] #248 [Reprint, 1977] A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland Enjoying Territorial Possessions or High Official Rank but Uninvested with Heritable Honours (1834-1838; reprint 1977), Burke, John, (1834-1838. Reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 942 D2bc 1977; FHL microfiche 6035997-035999; FHL ., vol. 2 p. 9-12.

[S65] #389 Histories of Noble British Families: with Biographical Notices of the Most Distinguished Individual in Each, Illustrated by Their Armorial Bearings, Portraits, Monuments, Seals, Etc. (1846), Drummond, Henry, (2 volumes. London: W. Pickering, 1846), FHL microfilm 990,417 item 1., vol. 2 p. 8.

[S67] #205 Baronagium Genealogicum, Or, the Pedigrees of the English Peers, Deduced from the Earliest Times, of Which There Are Any Attested Accountes Including, as Well Collateral as Lineal Descents (1764-1784), Segar, Sir William, (6 volumes. [London]: Engraved and printed for the author, [1764-1784].), Volumes 1-4 FHL microfilm 164,680; volume 5 FHL mi., vol. 4 p. 361, 367.

[S69] #2251 The Royal Bastards of Medieval England (1984), Given-Wilson, Chris and Alice Curteis, (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1984), FHL book 942 D5g., p. 148.

[S117] #227 The History and Antiquities of the County of Hertford (1815-1827), Clutterbuck, Robert, (3 volumes. London: Nichols, Son and Bentley, 1815-1827), FHL book Q 942.58 H2c; FHL microfilms 899,855-899,., vol. 3 p. 31.

[S124] #240 Collins's Peerage of England, Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical, Greatly Augmented, and Continued to the Present Time (1812), Brydges, Sir Egerton,, (9 volumes. London: [T. Bensley], 1812), FHL book 942 D22be., vol. 1 p. 222.

[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. 6 line 2:32, p. 7 line 3:32, p. 66 line 62:34.

[S300] #242 [1978 edition] Genealogical History of the Dormant, Aberant, Forfeited, & Extinct Peerages, Burke, Sir Bernard, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore. 1978), 942 D22 bug 1978., p. 394.

[S338] Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (2004), Richardson, Douglas, edited by Kamball G. Everingham, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), FHL book 942 D5rd., p. xxix.

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Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmorland's Timeline

1210
July 22, 1210
Coucy, Alsne, France
1237
February 2, 1237
Tarrant Keynstan,Dorsetshire,England
1238
March 4, 1238
London, Middlesex, England
1379
1379
Meuse-et-Loire, France
1391
1391
Age 12
Chateau De Beaufort,Maine-Et-Loire,,France
1393
1393
Age 14
Oversley, Warwickshire, England
1394
September 1394
Age 15
Oversley, Warwickshire, England
1397
February 3, 1397
Age 18
Anjou, France
1397
Age 18
Raby, Durham, England
1397
Age 18
Raby, Durham, England