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Hugh Burnell, KG

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Acton Burnell Castle, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
Death: Died in Cotton, Suffolk, England
Place of Burial: Halesowen Abbey, Halesowen, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Nicholas de Haudlo 1st Baron Burnell and Mary de Burnell
Husband of Joyce Boutetourt, 3rd Baroness Boutetourt; Joan Burnell; Phillippa Burnell and Joan Burnell
Father of Sir Edward Burnell, Kt.

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About Hugh Burnell, KG

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Hugh Burnell:

http://www.thepeerage.com/p11880.htm#i118796

Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell [1]

  • M, #118796,
  • b. circa 1347,
  • d. 27 November 1420
  • Last Edited=14 May 2006

Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell was born circa 1347.[2] He was the son of Nicholas Burnell, 1st Lord Burnell and Mary (?).[2]

He married, firstly, Philippe de la Pole, daughter of Michael de la Pole, 2nd Earl of Suffolk and Katherine de Stafford.[2]

He married, secondly, Joyce de Botetourt, Baroness Botetourt, daughter of John de Botetourt and Maud de Grey, between 1 January 1386 and 21 April 1386.[1],[3]

He married, thirdly, Joan Devereux, daughter of Sir John Devereux, 1st Lord Devereux and Margaret de Vere, before 29 January 1407/8.2,4 He died on 27 November 1420, without surviving male issue.[1]

He was buried at Hales Abbey, Shropshire, England.[2] His will (dated 2 October 1417) was probated on 6 February 1420/21.[4]

Career:

  • He succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord Burnell [E., 1350] on 19 January 1382/83.[2]
  • He held the office of Governor of Bridgnorth Castle in 1386.[2]
  • On 29 September 1399 he was one of the Lords who received the abdication of King Richard II in the Tower of London.[2]
  • He held the office of Governor of Montgomery Castle in November 1401.[2]
  • He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) circa 1406.2
  • On his death, his Barony fell into abeyance.[2]

Child of Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell

  • 1. Edward Burnell+[2] d. 23 Sep 1415

Citations

  • 1. [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 235. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • 2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 435.
  • 3. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 125. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  • 4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV, page 126.

-------------------- Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell

Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell1

M, #118796, b. circa 1347, d. 27 November 1420

    Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell was born circa 1347.2 He was the son of Nicholas Burnell, 1st Lord Burnell and Mary (?).
He married, firstly, Philippe de la Pole, daughter of Michael de la Pole, 2nd Earl of Suffolk and Katherine de Stafford.
He married, secondly, Joyce de Botetourt, Baroness Botetourt, daughter of John de Botetourt and Maud de Grey, between 1 January 1386 and 21 April 1386.

3 He married, thirdly, Joan Devereux, daughter of Sir John Devereux, 1st Lord Devereux and Margaret de Vere, before 29 January 1407/8.2,

He died on 27 November 1420, without surviving male issue.1 He was buried at Hales Abbey, Shropshire, England.
His will (dated 2 October 1417) was probated on 6 February 1420/21.4
    Sir Hugh Burnell, 2nd Lord Burnell succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord Burnell [E., 1350] on 19 January 1382/83.
He held the office of Governor of Bridgnorth Castle in 1386.2 On 29 September 1399 he was one of the Lords who received the abdication of King Richard II in the Tower of London.
He held the office of Governor of Montgomery Castle in November 1401.
He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) circa 1406.2 
    On his death, his Barony fell into abeyance.2
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Sir Hugh Burnell, KG, 2nd Lord Burnell's Timeline

1347
1347
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
1370
1370
Age 23
1382
1382
Age 35
Probably Billingford, Thurning, Norfolk, England
1420
November 27, 1420
Age 73
Cotton, Suffolk, England
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Halesowen, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom