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John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont

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Birthplace: Falkingham Castle, Folkingham, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
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Son of Sir Henry Beaumont, 5th Lord Beaumont and Elizabeth Beaumont
Husband of Elizabeth Beaumont and Katherine Neville, Duchess of Norfolk
Father of Joan de Beaumont, Baroness Lovell and Sir William Beaumont, 2nd Viscount Beaumont
Brother of Sir Henry de Beaumont and Katherine Rich

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About John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont

  • Sir John Beaumont, 1st Viscount & 6th Lord Beaumont, Count of Boulogne, Constable & Grand Chamberlain of England1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
  • M, #48667, b. 14 August 1409, d. 10 July 1460
  • Father Sir Henry Beaumont, 5th Lord Beaumont2,13,14 b. 11 May 1380, d. 15 Jun 1413
  • Mother Elizabeth Willoughby2,3,13,14 b. c 1388, d. 14 Nov 1427
  • Sir John Beaumont, 1st Viscount & 6th Lord Beaumont, Count of Boulogne, Constable & Grand Chamberlain of England was born on 14 August 1409 at of Folkingham Castle, Folkingham, Lincolnshire, England; Age 3 or 4 in 1413. Turned 18 on 15 Aug 1427.2,5,9 He married Elizabeth Phelip, daughter of Sir William Phelip, 6th Lord Bardolf, Constable of Norwich, Captain of Harfleur and Joan Bardolf, before 1431; They had 2 sons (Henry; & Sir William, 2nd Viscount Beaumont) and 1 daughter (Joan, wife of Sir John, 8th Lord Lovel, & of Sir William Stanley).2,3,4,5,8,9 Sir John Beaumont, 1st Viscount & 6th Lord Beaumont, Count of Boulogne, Constable & Grand Chamberlain of England married Katharine Neville, daughter of Sir Ralph Neville, 1st Earl Westmoreland, 4th Baron Neville and Joan Beaufort, before 1 October 1443; No issue.1,3,15,5,6,7,9,10,11,12 Sir John Beaumont, 1st Viscount & 6th Lord Beaumont, Count of Boulogne, Constable & Grand Chamberlain of England left a will in 1456.5,9 He died on 10 July 1460 at Battle of Northampton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, at age 50.16,3,5,6,9,10,12
  • Family 1 Elizabeth Phelip d. b 30 Oct 1441
  • Child
    • Sir William Beaumont, 2nd Viscount Beaumont, 7th Lord Beaumont17,9 b. 23 Apr 1438, d. 19 Dec 1507
  • Family 2 Katharine Neville d. bt Jul 1483 - Mar 1484
  • Citations
  • [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. IX, p. 607.
  • [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. II, p. 62.
  • [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 86.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 106.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 161.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 211-212.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 249.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 256.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 314-315.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 191-192.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 236.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 425-426.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 160-161.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 314.
  • [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 294.
  • [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. II, p. 62.
  • [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. II, p. 62-64.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1619.htm#i48667

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  • John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont1
  • M, #107419, b. 16 August 1410, d. 10 July 1460
  • Last Edited=31 Jan 2011
  • Consanguinity Index=0.12%
  • John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont was born on 16 August 1410.1,2 He was the son of Sir Henry Beaumont, 5th Lord Beaumont and Elizabeth Willoughby.1 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Phelip, daughter of Sir William Phelip, 1st Lord Bardolf and Joan Bardolf, between 24 July 1425 and 3 July 1436.3,1 He married, secondly, Lady Katherine Neville, daughter of Ralph de Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland and Lady Joan de Beaufort, after 1442.1 He died on 10 July 1460 at age 49 at Northamptonshire, England, killed in action.1
  • He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Beaumont [E., 1309] in June 1413.1 He was invested as a Knight Bachelor on 19 May 1426.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1434.1 He was created Comte de Boulogne [English-held France] on 27 July 1436.1 He was created 1st Viscount Beaumont [England] on 12 February 1439/40, the first Viscount in England.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1441.1 He was created Vicomte de Beaumont, in Maine [English-held France] on 18 January 1440/41.1 He held the office of Constable of England between 1445 and 1450.1 He held the office of Lord Great Chamberlain [England] in 1450. He held the office of Great Chamberlain on 8 July 1450.1 He lived at Folkingham Castle, Lincolnshire, England.1 He fought in the Battle of Northampton on 10 July 1460, under the Lancastrian banner.1
  • Children of John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont and Elizabeth Phelip
    • Joan Beaumont+4 d. 5 Aug 1466
    • Henry Beaumont1 b. b 1438, d. bt 10 Aug 1441 - 1460
    • William de Beaumont, 2nd Viscount Beaumont1 b. 23 Apr 1438, d. 19 Dec 1507
  • Citations
  • [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 62. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • [S108] Medieval Genealogy, corrections and additions to the Complete Peerage, online http://www.medievalgenealogy.org.uk/cp/. Hereinafter cited as Medieval Genealogy.
  • [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 421.
  • [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 64.
  • From: http://www.thepeerage.com/p10742.htm#i107419

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  • Catherine NEVILLE (D. Norfolk)
  • Born: ABT 1401, Raby, Durham, England
  • Died: AFT Jan 1478/ABT 1483
  • Notes: famed for having made the "Diabolical Marriage" to the young John Woodville to advance the family of his sister Elizabeth. John was 20 at his marriage; Catherine 80. Catherine Neville was last heard of at the coronation of her nephew Richard III in 1483.
  • Father: Ralph NEVILLE (1° E. Westmoreland)
  • Mother: Joan BEAUFORT (C. Westmoreland)
  • Married 1: John MOWBRAY (D. Norfolk) 12 Jan 1411/12, Raby, Durham, England
  • Married 2: Thomas STRANGEWAYS (Sir Knight) ABT Oct 1423, Raby, Durham, England
  • Children:
    • 1. Thomas STRANGEWAYS
    • 2. Joan (Jane) STRANGEWAYS (M. Berkeley)
    • 3. Catherine STRANGEWAYS (B. Grey of Codnor)
    • 4. Durfort Travers STRANGEWAYS
  • Married 3: John BEAUMONT (V. Beaumont) AFT 1442
  • Married 4: John WOODVILLE (Sir Knight) Jan 1465
  • From: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/NEVILLE2.htm#Catherine NEVILLE (D. Norfolk)

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  • Katherine Neville Mowbray Strangeways Beaumont Woodville
  • Birth: 1397
  • Death: unknown
  • Duchess of Norfolk
  • Countess Beaumont
  • Married 4 times:
  • 1412 to John De Mowbray
  • after 1433 to Thomas Strangeways 1395-1442 {Ancestors of US President Herbert Hoover vis his mother Hulda Hoover via Col. Dudley Bradstreet see Lineage}
  • prior to 1460 to John Beaumont 1409-1460
  • 1465 to Sir John Woodville {1444=1469} brother of Queen Elizabeth {Woodville} Plantagent
  • Family links:
  • Parents:
  • Ralph de Neville (1364 - 1425)
  • Joan Beaufort Neville (1375 - 1440)
  • Spouses:
  • John de Mowbray (1392 - 1432)
  • Thomas Strangeways (1395 - 1442)
  • Children:
    • John de Mowbray (1415 - 1461)*
  • Siblings:
  • Phillippa Neville Dacre**
  • William de Neville (____ - 1463)*
  • John de Neville (1387 - 1420)**
  • Ralph De Neville (1392 - 1458)**
  • Elizabeth Ferrers Greystoke (1393 - 1434)**
  • Mary de Ferrers de Neville (1394 - 1458)**
  • Margaret Neville Scrope (1396 - 1463)**
  • Katherine Neville Mowbray Strangeways Beaumont Woodville (1397 - ____)
  • Eleanor de Neville de Percy (1398 - 1472)*
  • Richard Neville (1400 - 1460)*
  • Richard Neville (1400 - 1460)*
  • Robert de Neville (1404 - 1457)*
  • George Neville, Lord Latimer (1407 - 1469)*
  • George de Neville (1407 - 1469)*
  • Anne de Neville Stafford (1411 - 1480)*
  • Edward Neville (1412 - 1476)*
  • Cecily de Neville Plantagenet (1415 - 1495)*
  • *Calculated relationship
  • **Half-sibling
  • Burial: Body lost or destroyed
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 110576904
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=110576904

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  • RALPH Neville, son of JOHN Neville Lord Neville & his first wife Matilda Percy ([1364]-Raby Castle 21 Oct 1425, bur Staindrop, co Durham). The Liber Vitæ of Durham names "Henricus Percy, Comes Northumbriæ Henricus, Thomas, Radulphus filii eius, Gilbertus Umfranville, Comes Dangus, Dñs Johannes Neuylle, Dñs Radulphus filius eius"[840]. A mid-15th century manuscript names "Alesiam uxorem domini de Bayncote, Matillidem nuptam Willelmo de Scrope, Radulphus, Ydoniam, Alienoram uxorem Radulphi de Lumley, Thomam dominum de Furnival" as the children of "Johannem dominum de Neuille" and his wife "Matillidem filiam Henrici domini de Percy"[841]. He succeeded his father in 1388 as Lord Neville. He was created Earl of Westmoreland 29 Sep 1397. He was an active supporter of Henry of Lancaster in his bid for the throne. King Henry IV made him Marshal of England for life 30 Sep 1399, though he resigned this office in favour of his son-in-law John Earl of Norfolk in 1413 or before. He was appointed a member of the council of Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, Protector of the Realm Dec 1422.
  • m firstly MARGARET Stafford, daughter of HUGH Stafford Earl of Stafford & his wife Philippa de Beauchamp of Warwick (-9 Jun 1396, bur Brancepath). A mid-15th century manuscript records that "Radulphus dominus de Neuill et comes Westmorlandie" married "Margareta filia Hugonis comitis Stafford, uxor prima"[842]. A codicil to the will of "Hugh Earl of Stafford", dated 21 Sep 1385, bequeathed property to “my sister Roos...Margaret de Nevill my daughter...Katherine de la Pole my daughter...Joane my daughter...my sister Charleton...Dame Joane d´Engayne my cousin”[843].
  • m secondly (before 29 Nov 1396) as her second husband, JOAN Beaufort, widow of ROBERT Ferrers of Willisham, daughter of JOHN "of Gaunt" Duke of Lancaster & his third wife Katharine Swynford née de Roët ([1379]-Howden, Yorkshire 13 Nov 1440, bur Lincoln Cathedral). A mid-15th century manuscript records that "Radulphus dominus de Neuill et comes Westmorlandie" married "Johanna filia Johannis ducis Lancastrie uxor secunda"[844]. A manuscript pedigree dated to [1500] names "Joan, wife firstly of Ferrers Baron of Ousley, and secondly of Ralph Earl of Westmoreland" as daughter of "John Duke of Lancaster" and mother (by her first husband) of "Baroness of Greystoke" and (by her second husband of "Cecily Duchess of York…"[845].
  • Earl Ralph & his second wife had fourteen children:
    • .... etc.
    • 11. KATHERINE ([1402/03]-after 1483). A mid-15th century manuscript names "Johannam minorissam, Ricardum, Katherinam ducissam Norfolchie, Henricum mortuum, Thomam dominum de Seymour, Cuthbertum mortuum, Alienoram uxorem comitis Northumbrie, Robertum episcopum Dunelmie, Willelmum dominum de Fauconberge, Annam comitssam Staffordie, Johannem mortuum, Georgium dominum de Latymer, Ceciliam ducissam Eboraci, Edwardum dominum de Bergeny" as the children of "Radulphus dominus de Neuill et comes Westmorlandie" and his wife "Johanna filia Johannis ducis Lancastrie uxor secunda"[858]. A manuscript pedigree dated to [1500] names "Katherine Duchess of Norfolk, m John Duke of Norfolk, m Thomas Strangeways" as sister of "Richard Earl of Salisbury" and mother (by her first husband) of "John Duke of Norfolk, father of John Duke of Norfolk" and (by her second husband) of "Jane first wedded to William Willoughby, after to the Marquess of Berkeley" (also listing two children of the last named by her first husband)[859]. The will of "John Duke of Norfolk, Earl Marshal and of Nottingham, Marshal of England", dated 19 Oct 1432, proved 14 Feb 1433, bequeathed property to “Katherine wife...”[860]. The Annales of William Wyrcester record the marriage Jan 1464 (O.S.) “maritagium diabolicum” of “Katerina ducissa Norffolchiæ juvencula ætatis fere iiixx annorum” and “Johannis Widevile fratri reginæ ætatis xx annorum”[861]. m firstly (licence Raby 12 Jan 1412) JOHN Mowbray Earl of Norfolk, son of THOMAS Mowbray Duke of Norfolk & his second wife Elizabeth FitzAlan of Arundel (1392-Epworth [19 Oct] 1432, bur Epworth Priory). He was restored as Duke of Norfolk 30 Apr 1425. m secondly THOMAS Strangeways, son of ---. m thirdly (after 1442) as his second wife, JOHN Beaumont Viscount Beaumont, son of HENRY Beaumont Lord Beaumont & his wife Elizabeth Willoughby ([1408/09]-killed in battle Northampton 10 Jul 1460). m fourthly (after 1464) JOHN Wydeville, son of RICHARD Wydeville Earl Rivers & his wife Jacquette de Luxembourg ([1445]-executed Kenilworth 12 Aug 1469).
    • 12. HENRY (-young). .... etc.
  • From: http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL2.htm#KatherineNevilleM1JohnMowbrayNorfolk

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Citations / Sources:

[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 62. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 421.

[S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 64.

[S108] Medieval Genealogy, corrections and additions to the Complete Peerage, online http://www.medievalgenealogy.org.uk/cp/. Hereinafter cited as Medieval Genealogy.

[S134] #65 Baronia Anglica Concentrata, Or, a Concentrated Account of All the Baronies Commonly Called Baronies in Fee: Deriving Their Origin from Writ of Summons, and Not from Any Specific Limited Creation (1843-1844), Banks, Thomas Christopher, (2 volumes. Ripon: Thomas C. Banks, 1843-44), FHL book Q 942 D22bt; FHL microfilm 845,140 items ., vol. 1 p. 121.

[S20] Magna Carta Ancestry: A study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Richardson, Douglas, (Kimball G. Everingham, editor. 2nd edition, 2011), vol. 1 p. 161.

[S20] Magna Carta Ancestry: A study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Richardson, Douglas, (Kimball G. Everingham, editor. 2nd edition, 2011), vol. 3 p. 211.

[S3] Medieval Lands: A Prosopography of Medieval European Noble and Royal Families, Cawley, Charles, (http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands), England, Earls - creations 1067-1122 [accessed 28 Jun 2006].

[S74] #550 The history and antiquities of the county of Leicester, Nichols, John, (4 volumes, each in 2 parts. London : Printed by and for J. Nichols, 1795-1815), FHL X book 942.54 H2nic., vol. 3 pt. 2 p. 743.

[S288] #761 Transactions [Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society] (1866-), Leicestershire Architectural and Archaeological Society, (Leicester: The Society, 1866-), FHL book 942.54 C4La., vol. 13 p. 148a.

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[S16] #894 Cahiers de Saint-Louis (1976), Louis IX, Roi de France, (Angers: J. Saillot, 1976), FHL book 944 D22ds., vol. 2 p. 97.

[S147] #1132 History of Hertfordshire, Containing an Account of the Descents of the Various Manor, Pedigrees of Families Connected with the County, Antiquities, Local Customs, &C., &C: Chiefly Compiled from Original Mss, in the Record Office . . ., Cussans, John Edwin, (3 volumes. London: Chatto and Windus, 1870-1881), FHL book Q 942.58 H2cu., vol. 2 p. 174.

[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.

[S830] Cylchgrawn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales journal, National Library of Wales (Aberystwyth), (Aberystwyth [Wales] : Council of the Library, 1939- Ceased publication after 31 March 2008 v. 34 no. 2 (2008).), FHL microfilm 1426049 Item 8., vol. 25 no. 4 p. 392.

[S32] #150 [1879-1967] A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, Together with Memoirs of the Privy Councillors and Knights (1879-1967), Burke, Sir John Bernard, (London: Harrison, 1879-1967), FHL book 942 D22bup., 1884 ed. vol. 1 p. 107.

[S333] #773 The History and Antiquities of the County of Rutland: Compiled from the Works of the Most Approved Historians, National Records and Other Authentic Documents, Public and Private (1811), Blore, Thomas, (Stanford: R. Newcomb, [1811]), FHL book 942.545 H2b (British X Large Folio)., vol. 1 pt. 2 p. 114.

[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. 388.

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1410
August 16, 1410
Folkingham, Lincolnshire, England
1435
1435
Age 24
Edenham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
1443
October 1, 1443
Age 33
1460
July 10, 1460
Age 49
Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
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Age 49
Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
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