Hugh DE COURTENAY, K.G.

Male 1303 - 1377  (73 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Hugh DE COURTENAY, K.G. was born 12 Jul 1303 (son of Sir Hugh DE COURTENAY and Agnes DE ST. JOHN); died 02 May 1377, Tiverton, co. Devon; was buried , Exeter Cathedral, Devonshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: 2nd Earl of Devon

    Notes:

    Name:
    He served in the Scottish and French wars, and was Knight Banneret on 20 Jan 1327. he was summoned to Parliament on 23 Apr 1337 by writ directed 'Hugoni de Courteney juniori' and succeeded to the Earldom three years afters. They had eight sons (of whom only three had issue) and nine daughters three years afters. Hugh De Courtenay, Kg., 10th Earl of Devon, Lord Courtenay, son and heir of Hugh de Courtenay, Knt., Baron of Okehampton, Devon by Agnes, daughter of John De Saint John, Knt., Baron of Basing, co. Hants.

    Hugh married Margaret DE BOHUN 11 Aug 1325. Margaret (daughter of Humphrey VIII DE BOHUN and Elizabeth Of ENGLAND) was born 03 Apr 1311, England; died 16 Dec 1391, Exeter, Devonshire, England; was buried , Exeter Cathedral, Devonshire, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Hugh DE COURTENAY was born 22 Mar 1326; died Bef 02 Sep 1349; was buried , Ford Abbey.
    2. PiersPeter DE COURTENAY died 1409.
    3. Sir Philip DE COURTENAY, Knt. died 29 Jul 1406.
    4. Elizabeth DE COURTENAY died 07 Aug 1395, Bermondsey, Surrey.
    5. Edward COURTENAY was born 1331/2; died Between 02 Feb 1368 and 01 Apr 1371.
    6. William DE COURTENAY was born Abt 1342, St. Martin's Parish, Exeter; died 31 Jul 1396, Maidstone, Kent; was buried , Canterbury Cathedral at the feet of the Black Prince.
    7. Thomas DE COURTENAY
    8. John DE COURTENAY
    9. Humphrey DE COURTENAY died , young.
    10. Margaret DE COURTENAY died 2 Aug 1385; was buried , Cobham.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Sir Hugh DE COURTENAY was born 14 Sep 1276 (son of Sir Hugh DE COURTENAY and Eleanor LE DESPENSER); died 23 Dec 1340, Tiverton, co. Devon.

    Hugh married Agnes DE ST. JOHN Abt 1293. Agnes (daughter of Sir John DE ST. JOHN and Agnes FITZ PIERS) died 1340. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Agnes DE ST. JOHN (daughter of Sir John DE ST. JOHN and Agnes FITZ PIERS); died 1340.
    Children:
    1. 1. Hugh DE COURTENAY, K.G. was born 12 Jul 1303; died 02 May 1377, Tiverton, co. Devon; was buried , Exeter Cathedral, Devonshire, England.
    2. Sir Thomas DE COURTENAY died 1356.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Sir Hugh DE COURTENAY was born 25 Mar 1251 (son of Sir John DE COURTENAY and Isabel DE VERE); died 28 Feb 1291.

    Other Events:

    • Also Known As: Baron of Oakhampton

    Hugh — Eleanor LE DESPENSER. Eleanor (daughter of Hugh LE DESPENSER and Aline BASSET) died 1 Oct 1328. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Eleanor LE DESPENSER (daughter of Hugh LE DESPENSER and Aline BASSET); died 1 Oct 1328.
    Children:
    1. 2. Sir Hugh DE COURTENAY was born 14 Sep 1276; died 23 Dec 1340, Tiverton, co. Devon.

  3. 6.  Sir John DE ST. JOHN (son of Sir Robert DE ST. JOHN and Agnes DE CAUNTELOU); died 20 or 29 Sep 1302, of Basing, Hampshire.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Constable of Porcestre Castle
    • Fact: Seneschal of Gascony
    • Fact: Seneschal of Aquitaine
    • Fact: Son of Sir robert de St. John d. 1266/7 and Agnes de Cauntelou

    John married Agnes FITZ PIERS Bef 29 Jun 1256. Agnes (daughter of Sir Reynold FITZ PIERS, Knt. and Alice DE STANFORD) died Aft 1305. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Agnes FITZ PIERS (daughter of Sir Reynold FITZ PIERS, Knt. and Alice DE STANFORD); died Aft 1305.
    Children:
    1. 3. Agnes DE ST. JOHN died 1340.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Sir John DE COURTENAY was born Abt 1220 (son of Sir Robert DE COURTENAY and Mary DE VERNON); died 3 May 1274.

    Other Events:

    • Also Known As: Baron of Oakhampton

    John married Isabel DE VERE Aft May 1274. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Isabel DE VERE (daughter of Hugh DE VERE and Hawise DE QUINCY).
    Children:
    1. 4. Sir Hugh DE COURTENAY was born 25 Mar 1251; died 28 Feb 1291.

  3. 10.  Hugh LE DESPENSER was born 1226; died 1306.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Justiciar of England

    Hugh — Aline BASSET. Aline (daughter of Philip BASSET and Hawise DE LOVAINE) was born 1246; died 1281. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Aline BASSET was born 1246 (daughter of Philip BASSET and Hawise DE LOVAINE); died 1281.
    Children:
    1. 5. Eleanor LE DESPENSER died 1 Oct 1328.
    2. Joan LE DESPENSER died Abt 1322.

  5. 12.  Sir Robert DE ST. JOHN died 1266/7, of Basing, Hampshire.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Constable of Porchester Castle

    Robert — Agnes DE CAUNTELOU. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Agnes DE CAUNTELOU (daughter of William II DE CAUNTELOU and Millicent DE GOURNAY).
    Children:
    1. 6. Sir John DE ST. JOHN died 20 or 29 Sep 1302, of Basing, Hampshire.

  7. 14.  Sir Reynold FITZ PIERS, Knt. (son of Piers FITZ HERBERT and Alice FITZ ROBERT); died 4/5 May 1286.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Lord of Blaen Llyfni, co. Brecknock
    • Fact 1: 1261, Sheriff of Hampshire and Constable of Winchester Castle

    Reynold married Alice DE STANFORD Bef Sep 1249. Alice died Aft 1264. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Alice DE STANFORD died Aft 1264.
    Children:
    1. 7. Agnes FITZ PIERS died Aft 1305.