Richard de Percy V, Magna Carta Surety

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Richard Radulph de Percy, V

Birthplace: Northumberland - son of Sir Henry
Death: Died in England - 5th Baron de Percy
Place of Burial: Fountains Abbey
Immediate Family:

Son of Jocelin of Lorraine, 4th Baron de Percy and Agnes de Percy
Husband of Joane Avice Percy and Agnes de Neville
Partner of Unknown Mistress
Father of Henry de Percy; Alexander de Percy; Henry de Percy and Alicia Bulmer
Brother of Henry de Percy, VI; Eleanor de Percy; Robert De PERCY, [Lord of Sutton] [Lord of Sutton]; Alice De Percy; Joscelaine De Percy, II and 3 others

Occupation: Magna Carta surety, Baron Percy 5th, Baron
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About Richard de Percy V, Magna Carta Surety

  • Father: Joscelin de Louvain
  • Mother: Agnes de Percy
  • Birth: Unknown
  • Death: 1244
  • Spouse: Alice LNU
  • Souse: Agnes de Neville

o Child: Sir Henry de Percy (by unknown mistress)

Richard de Percy (c. 1170-1244) was one of the twenty five barons appointed to enforce the observance of Magna Carta. Along with his nephew William (c. 1183-1245) he was amongst the barons who rose in arms against John, but the latter made peace with Henry III, and had his lands restored to him.

Agnes de Perci had married Joscelin of Louvain, who was styled "brother of the queen" (referring to Adeliza of Louvain, second wife of Henry I),and from this marriage descended the second house of Percy, which name it assumed.

RICHARD de Percy (-1244). A manuscript genealogy of the Percy family names “Henricum et Ricardum fratrem eius” as the children of “Goselino Lovayn fratri Ducis Brabantiæ” & his wife[1048]. The Percy inheritance was split between him and his nephew William de Percy (his nephew, son of his older brother William). Richard received those parts in the hands of his mother, but on his death this moiety reverted to William. The Testa de Nevill lists knights who held land in Durham, dated to [1208/10]: "Ricardus de Percy" held "ereditario de…baronia in Het et in Cessai feodum i militis"[1049]. The Red Book of the Exchequer records "Ricardus de Percy" holding 15 knights´ fees in Yorkshire in [1210/12][1050]. He was one of the 25 Barons who enforced the provisions of Magna Carta 1215. “Ricardus de Percy” confirmed the donation of Topcliffe church to York Cathedral by “Willielmi de Percy avi mei”, by charter dated 13 Apr 1226, witnessed by “…Henrico de Percy…”[1051]. m firstly ALICE, daughter of ---. m secondly as her first husband, AGNES de Neville, daughter of GEOFFREY de Neville of Raby in Northumberland (-[16 Jun 1285/20 Jul 1293]). The primary source which confirms her parentage and two marriages has not yet been identified. She married secondly (before 12 Nov 1251) John Deincourt, son of Oliver Deincourt. Richard had one [illegitimate] son by [an unknown mistress]: Sir Henry de Percy. -------------------- Ralph (Radulf, Radulph) de Percy

  • Parents: Joscelin de Louvain & Agnes de Percy

The primary source which confirms his parentage has not yet been identified.

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Richard de Percy V, Magna Carta Surety's Timeline

Northumberland - son of Sir Henry
Age 34
Topcliffe, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
August 1244
Age 74
England - 5th Baron de Percy
September 2, 1933
Age 74
September 2, 1933
Age 74
September 6, 1933
Age 74
September 6, 1933
Age 74