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John de Ros, Lord

Birthplace: Nettlestead, Suffolk, , England
Death: Died in Bauge, Anjou
Place of Burial: Belvoir
Immediate Family:

Son of William de Ros, Treasurer of England and Margaret FitzAlan, Baroness Ros de Ros
Husband of Margery (Despencer) Wentworth
Brother of Margaret Tuchet; Sir Robert Roos of Gedney; Thomas I de Ros, Baron Ros; Elizabeth de Ros; William de Ros and 2 others
Half brother of Katherine De Harrington

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About John de Ros, 8th Baron de Ros of Helmsley,_8th_Baron_de_Ros ("8th Lord") ("7th Lord")

John de Ros, 8th Baron de Ros of Helmsley (1396–1421) was an English nobleman.

He was the eldest son of William de Ros, 7th Baron de Ros and Margaret FitzAlan. His mother was a daughter of John FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel and Elizabeth le Despenser.

He served as a soldier of Henry V of England during the Hundred Years' War. Six years after the Battle of Agincourt, John participated in the Battle of Baugé. He was among the casualties along with his brother William de Ros, Thomas of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Clarence, the governor of Normandy and others. He was buried at the Belvoir Priory.

He was married to Margaret Despencer but no children are known to have resulted from this marriage.


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John de Ros, 8th Baron de Ros of Helmsley's Timeline

October 1, 1396
Nettlestead, Suffolk, , England
September 5, 1404
Age 7
March 22, 1420
Age 23
Bauge, Anjou
January 28, 1994
Age 23
January 28, 1994
Age 23
February 25, 1994
Age 23
February 26, 1994
Age 23