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WILLIAM YOUNG BLACK (1784-1873) Military Experience

William Black, the son of William and Mary Gardiner Black. Was born August 20, 1784, at Lisburn, Antrim County, Ireland.  At the age of seventeen years, he enlisted in the Seventy-second Regiment of the British Army, also called Duke of Albanys own Highlandrs, in which he served four years in Ireland and seventeen years abroad. […]

THOMAS BOTELER, Lord of Warrington b 1461 and Margaret Delves B 1458

  Generation 11 Sir Thomas Boteler Lord of Warrington, son of John Boteler (Knight) and Margaret Stanley, was born in 1461 in Bewsey, Warrington, Lancashire, England, died on 27 Apr 1522 at age 61, and was buried on 29 Apr 1522 in Boteler Chapel of the Parish Church.  Sir Thomas married Margaret Delves, daughter of […]

  • born Warrington, UK
  • died Warrington, UK 27 Apr 1522

SIR WILLIAM le BOTELER b 1376 and Elizabeth Standish b 1380

Generation 14  Sir William le Boteler, born 1376 in Bewsey Hall, Warrington, Lancashire, England; died 26 Sep 1415 in Bewsey, Warrington, Lancashire, England, son of John Boteler and Alice Plumpton .  He married Elizabeth Standish , born 1380; died 1441, daughter of Robert de Standish . Sir William married Elizabeth Standish, daughter of Sir Robert […]

  • born Warrington WA1 3RB, UK
  • died Warrington, UK 27 Apr 1522

Sir Robert Goushill b 1360 and ELIZABETH FITZ ALAN b 1366

  14th Generation Sir Robert Goushill was born in 1360 in Hoveringham, Nottinghamshire, England and died on 21 Jul 1403 in Battle of Shrewsbury at age 43. Robert was born at Hoveringham, Notts., England. Of Hoveringham, Notts. Robert Goushill, Esq. of Hoveringham, Nottingham. He married Elizabeth Fitz Alan before 19 August 1401. Elizabeth was married to Robert without the […]

  • born Matlock, Derbyshire DE4, UK
  • died Newark and Sherwood District, Nottinghamshire, UK 27 Apr 1522

SIR WILLIAM de BOHUN b 1312 and Elizabeth de Badlesmere b 1313

  16th Generation Sir William de Bohun 1st Earl of Northampton, son of Humphrey de Bohun 4th Earl of Hereford and Elizabeth “Plantagenet” of Rhuddlan, was born in 1312 in Caldecot, Northampton, England and died in 1360 at age 48. In 1332 he received many new properties: Hinton and Spaine in Berkshire; Great Haseley, Ascott, […]

  • born NN9, UK
  • died Witham, Essex CM8, UK 27 Apr 1522

Humphrey de Bohun b 1276 and ELIZABETH “PLANTAGENET,” of Rhuddlan B 1282

17th Generation Humphrey VIII de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford (1276 – 16 March 1322) was a member of a powerful Anglo-Norman family of the Welsh Marches and was one of the Ordainers who opposed Edward II’s excesses Humphrey de Bohun’s birth year is uncertain although several contemporary sources indicate that it was 1276. His […]

  • born Witham, Essex CM8, UK
  • died Harrogate District, North Yorkshire, UK 16 Mar 1321

EDWARD I, KING OF ENGLAND b 1239 and Eleanor of Castile b 1235

 18th Generation Edward was born 17 or 18 June 1239. He was the son of Henry III King of England and Eleanor of Provence. He married Eleanor of Castile on 18 October 1254. He was crowned Emperor on 19 August 1274. He married Marguerite of France on 8 September 1299. died 7 July 1307 at […]

  • born City of Westminster, London SW1H 0QE, UK 17 Jun 1237
  • died Carlisle District, Cumbria, UK 7 Jul 1307

Roger de Mowbray b 1119 and ALICE de GANT b 1125

  Generation 22 Roger de Mowbray (Baron) , born 1119 in Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom; died 1183 in Palestine; buried 1183 in Abbey of Byland, son of 117. Nigel de Aubigny  and 118. Gundred de Gournai .  He married Alice de Gant , born 1125, daughter of Walter de Gaunt and Maud of Brittany (—) […]

William I, King of England b 1024 and MATILDA OF FLANDERS b 1031

 24th Generation William I “The Conqueror” King of England , born 14 Oct 1024 in Normandie, France; died 9 Sep 1087 in Convent of St Gervais, Rouen, Normandie, France; buried 15 Sep 1087 in Caen, Normandie (Region), France, son of 172. Robert I Duke of Normandy and Herelleve Arletta of Falaise (—) .  He married 165. Matilda […]

ALFRED, KING of ENGLAND b 848 and Ealhswith Queen of England b 852

    29th Generation Alfred “The Great”19 King of England , born 0849 in Wantage, Berkshire, Dorset, England; died 26 Oct 0901 in Winchester, Hampshire, England; buried 26 Oct 0899 in Hyde Abbey, Winchester, son of 219. Ethelwulf King of Wessex  and 220. Osburga Queen of Wessex .  He married in 0868 216. Ealhswith Queen […]

CHARLES MARTEL, MAYOR of the PALACE of AUSTRIA b 676 and Rotrude Duchess of Austria

  Generation 35 Charles Martel, Mayor of the Palace of Austria was born in 676 in Liege, Belgium. He died on 22 Oct 741 in Oise, France. He was buried on 22 Oct 741 in Monastaere De Saint Denis. He married Rotrude Duchess of Austria. Born about 688; died at Quierzy on the Oise, 21 […]