Thomas Beauchamp K. G. Eleventh Earl of Warwick
Katherine Mortimer
William Ferrers Third Baron of Groby
Baroness Margaret de Ufford
Thomas de Beauchamp K. G., 12th Earl of Warwick
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Richard Beauchamp KG, Thirteenth Earl of Warwick, Count of Aumale


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1. Elizabeth de Berkeley Countess of Warwick

2. Isabel Le Despenser

Richard Beauchamp KG, Thirteenth Earl of Warwick, Count of Aumale 853,1132

  • Born: 23 Jan 1382, Salwarpe, Worcestershire, England 1132,1133
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth de Berkeley Countess of Warwick before 5 Oct 1397 1131
  • Marriage (2): Isabel Le Despenser
  • Died: 30 Apr 1439, Rouen, Normandy, France at age 57 1132,1134,1135
  • Buried: Beauchamp Chapel St. Mary's Church, Warwick, England 1132

  Noted events in his life were:

Knighted. 1132 Richard was knighted at the coronation of King Henry IV and succeeded to the Earldom of Warwick in 1401.

On 22 July 1403, the day after the Battle of Shrewsbury , he was made a Knight of the Garter .

Pilgrimage. 1132 In 1408 Richard went on pilgrimage to the Holy Land. On the return trip he went through Russia and Eastern Europe, not returning to England until 1410.

Soldier of the King, 1410-1419. 1132 In 1410, Richard was appointed a member of the royal council and in 1413 was Lord High Steward at the Prince's coronation as Henry V of England . The next year he helped put down the Lollard uprising, and then went to Normandy as Captain of Calais and represented England at the Council of Constance .[5] He spent much of the next decade fighting the French in the Hundred Years' War . In 1419, he was created Count of Aumale , part of the King's policy of giving out Norman titles to his nobles. He was appointed Master of the Horse .

Richard married Elizabeth de Berkeley Countess of Warwick, daughter of Thomas de Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley "The Magnificent" and Margaret de Lisle Third Baroness Lisle, before 5 Oct 1397.1131 (Elizabeth de Berkeley Countess of Warwick was born in Apr 1386 in Berkeley Castle, Gloustershire, England,1136,1137 died on 28 Dec 1422 in Glouster, Gloustershire, England 1136,1137 and was buried in Kingswood Abbey, Gloustershire, England 1137.)

Richard next married Isabel Le Despenser, daughter of Thomas le Despenser and Constance of York. (Isabel Le Despenser was born on 26 Jul 1400 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales 1132,1138 and died on 27 Dec 1439 in Friars Minoresses, London, England 1132,1138.)

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