Section NU: Descendants of Hugh le Despencer, Earl of Winchester

David Thaler
18043 NE 132nd St, Redmond WA 98052
Send questions and corrections to: dthaler@microsoft.com

Report generated by MagiCensus Deluxe v5.1.0 on 29 June 2017
http://www.themagikey.com/
From Thaler_export.ged


Generation One

1. HUGH1 LE DESPENCER, EARL OF WINCHESTER was born between 1232 and 1278, and died on 27 Oct. 1326[1]. He married (EE-15) ISABEL DE BEAUCHAMP of Warwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, daughter of (EE-10) William, 9th Earl of Warwick and (AAM-6) Maud (FITZ JOHN), who was born about 1236, and died about 30 May 1306 of Elmley Castle. [15, 1]
Child:
+2i.BARON HUGH2 LE DESPENCER, b. in Oct. 1292; d. on 29 Nov. 1326 in Herefordshire, England; m. after 14 June 1306 (Q-112) ALIANORE DE CLARE, b. in Oct. 1292, d. on 30 June 1337, daughter of (Q-107) Sir Gilbert and (RQ-45) Joan "of Acre" (ENGLAND).


Generation Two

2. BARON HUGH2 LE DESPENCER (Hugh1), son of (1) Hugh1, Earl of Winchester and (EE-15) Isabel (de BEAUCHAMP) (DE CHAWORTH), was born in Oct. 1292, and died on 29 Nov. 1326 in Herefordshire. He married after 14 June 1306, (Q-112) ALIANORE DE CLARE, daughter of (Q-107) Sir Gilbert and (RQ-45) Joan "of Acre" (ENGLAND), who was born in Oct. 1292, and died on 30 June 1337. [5, 17, 14, 11, 25]
Knight, executed at Hereford (DoC)
Children:
+3i.ISABEL3 LE DESPENCER, b. about 1312[12]; d. about 1372[12]; m. on 9 Feb. 1320/1 (QE-8) RICHARD II "COPPED HAT" FITZ ALAN, 9TH EARL OF ARUNDEL of Arundel, Sussex, England, b. about 1313[4], d. on 24 Jan. 1375/6[16], son of (QE-6) Edmund, 9th Earl of Arundel and (RQ-43) Alice (de WARENNE).
+4ii.ELIZABETH DESPENCER, b. about 1327; d. on 13 July 1389[1]; m. (H-13) MAURICE DE BERKELEY, d. on 3 June 1368[1], son of (H-11) Thomas "the Rich", 3rd Lord Berkeley and (ADT-17) Margaret (de MORTIMER).
+5iii.SIR EDWARD LE DESPENCER, b. about 1315; d. on 30 Sept. 1342[1]; m. on 20 April 1335[1] in Groby, Leicestershire, England[1] (PX-27) ANNE DE FERRERS, d. on 8 Aug. 1337[1], daughter of (PX-22) Sir William and Ellen (_____).


Generation Three

3. ISABEL3 LE DESPENCER (Hugh2, Hugh1), daughter of (2) Baron Hugh2 and (Q-112) Alianore (de CLARE), was born about 1312[12], and died between 1362 and 1382[12]. She married on 9 Feb. 1320/1, (QE-8) RICHARD II "COPPED HAT" FITZ ALAN, 9TH EARL OF ARUNDEL of Arundel, son of (QE-6) Edmund, 9th Earl of Arundel and (RQ-43) Alice (de WARENNE), who was born about 1313[4], and died on 24 Jan. 1375/6[16]. [9, 19, 10, 13, 27, 22, 12]
Children: See (QE-8) Richard II "Copped Hat" FITZ ALAN, 9th Earl of Arundel
4. ELIZABETH3 DESPENCER (Hugh2, Hugh1), daughter of (2) Baron Hugh2 and (Q-112) Alianore (de CLARE), was born between 1306 and 1327, and died on 13 July 1389[1]. She married (H-13) MAURICE DE BERKELEY, son of (H-11) Thomas "the Rich", 3rd Lord Berkeley and (ADT-17) Margaret (de MORTIMER), who died on 3 June 1368[1]. [3, 18, 1]
Child: See (H-13) Maurice de BERKELEY
5. SIR EDWARD3 LE DESPENCER (Hugh2, Hugh1), son of (2) Baron Hugh2 and (Q-112) Alianore (de CLARE), was born between 1306 and 1321, and died on 30 Sept. 1342[1]. He married in Groby[1], on 20 April 1335[1], (PX-27) ANNE DE FERRERS, daughter of (PX-22) Sir William and Ellen (_____), who died on 8 Aug. 1337[1]. [6, 15, 11, 26, 1]
Child:
+6i.SIR EDWARD4 LE DESPENCER, b. about 24 March 1335/6[1]; d. on 11 Nov. 1375[1]; m. in 1364[1] (II-4) ELIZABETH DE BURGHERSH, b. in 1342[1], d. about 26 July 1409[1], daughter of (II-3) Bartholomew and Cicely (de WEYLAND) DE BURGHERSH.


Generation Four

6. SIR EDWARD4 LE DESPENCER (Edward3, Hugh2, Hugh1), son of (5) Sir Edward3 and (PX-27) Anne (de FERRERS), was born about 24 March 1335/6[1], and died on 11 Nov. 1375[1]. He married in 1364[1], (II-4) ELIZABETH DE BURGHERSH, daughter of (II-3) Bartholomew and Cicely (de WEYLAND) DE BURGHERSH, who was born in 1342[1], and died about 26 July 1409[1]. [7, 20, 1]
Children:
+7i.ELIZABETH5 LE DESPENCER, b. about 1355/6; d. about 10 April 1408[23]; m. before 1385[23] (QE-19) JOHN DE ARUNDEL, b. on 30 Nov. 1364[2], d. on 14 Aug. 1390[2], son of (QE-12) John, Marshal of England and (AAX-4) Eleanor (MALTRAVERS).
+8ii.MARGARET LE DESPENCER, b. about 1370; d. on 3 Nov. 1415[21]; m. (PX-32) ROBERT FERRERS, 5TH LORD FERRERS OF CHARTLEY of Chartley, Staffordshire, England, b. on 31 Oct. 1357[21], d. on 12 March 1412/3[21], son of (PX-29) John and (AMR-5) Elizabeth (de STAFFORD) DE FERRERS.


Generation Five

7. ELIZABETH5 LE DESPENCER (Edward4, Edward3, Hugh2, Hugh1), daughter of (6) Sir Edward4 and (II-4) Elizabeth (de BURGHERSH), was born between 1355/6 and 1371, and died between 10 Feb. 1408 and 10 June 1408[23]. She married before 1385[23], (QE-19) JOHN DE ARUNDEL, son of (QE-12) John, Marshal of England and (AAX-4) Eleanor (MALTRAVERS), who was born on 30 Nov. 1364[2], and died on 14 Aug. 1390[2]. [24, 8, 23]
Child: See (QE-19) John de ARUNDEL
8. MARGARET5 LE DESPENCER (Edward4, Edward3, Hugh2, Hugh1), daughter of (6) Sir Edward4 and (II-4) Elizabeth (de BURGHERSH), was born between 1355/6 and 1376, and died on 3 Nov. 1415[21]. She married (PX-32) ROBERT FERRERS, 5TH LORD FERRERS OF CHARTLEY of Chartley, son of (PX-29) John and (AMR-5) Elizabeth (de STAFFORD) DE FERRERS, who was born on 31 Oct. 1357[21], and died on 12 March 1412/3[21]. [21]
Child: See (PX-32) Robert FERRERS, 5th Lord Ferrers of Chartley



1. Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999).
2. Ibid., (21-32).
3. Ibid., (39-32+).
4. Ibid., (60-32).
5. Ibid., (74-32).
6. Ibid., (74-33).
7. Ibid., (74-34).
8. Ibid., (74-35).
9. Ibid., (8-31).
10. von Redlich, Marcellus Donald Alexander R., Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. I (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1941), 137, 257.
11. J. Orton Buck and Timothy Field Beard, Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. III (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978), 118.
12. Aileen Lewers Langston and J. Orton Buck, Jr., Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. II (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1974), 27.
13. Ibid., 27, 132.
14. Ibid., 27, 132, 307.
15. Ibid., 307.
16. Frederick Lewis Weis, The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, 5th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999).
17. Ibid., (14-6).
18. Ibid., (28B-8).
19. Ibid., (34-6, 35-6).
20. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004), 171.
21. Ibid., 309.
22. Ibid., 317.
23. Ibid., 42.
24. Ibid., 42, 555.
25. Gary Boyd Roberts, Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2002), 231, 233, 236, etc..
26. Ibid., 231, 277.
27. Ibid., 233, 236, 242, 287.