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Winchester, Earl of (E, 1207 - 1264)

 

Creation: let.pat. bef. 10 Feb 1206/7

 

Extinct: 25 Apr 1264

 

Family name: de Quincy

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Saher de Quincy I, of Long Buckby, co. Northampton (d. c. 1156-58), mar. after 1136 Lady Maud FitzRichard (widow of Robert FitzRichard "de Clare"; d. bef. 1163), dau. of Simon [de St Liz], Earl of Huntingdon and Northampton, by his wife the Lady Maud, 1st dau. and cohrss. of Waltheof, Earl of Northumberland, Huntingdon and Northampton. and had issue:

1. Saher de Quincy II, Constable of Nonancourt Castle and King's Justice in Normandy (d. 1190), mar. 1162 Asceline de Waterville (widow of Geoffrey de Waterville; d. bef. 1190), sister and cohrss. of William Peverel, of Bourn, co. Cambridge, and dau. of Robert Peverel, of Bourn, co. Cambridge, by his wife Adelicia ....., and had issue:

1a. Saher de Quincy III, of Long Buckby, co. Northampton (dsp. 1192)

2. Robert de Quincy, a crusader (d. bef. 29 Sep 1197), mar. (1) Orable, dau. and hrss. of Nes, son of William, Lord of Leuchars, and (2) Eve ....., and had issue by his first wife:

1a. Saher de Quincy IV, later 1st Earl of Winchester

 

Saher [de Quincy], 1st Earl of Winchester

born

 

mar.

Lady Margaret de Beaumont (d. shortly bef. 12 Feb 1234/5; her heart was bur. with that of her eldest son in front of the High Altar of the Hospital of St James and St John, Brackley, co. Northampton), sister and cohrss. of Robert [de Beaumont], 4th Earl of Leicester, and 2nd dau. of Robert [de Beaumont], 3rd Earl of Leicester, by his wife Pernel, heiress of the Honour of Grandmesnil

children

1. Robert de Quincy (dvp. 1217; his heart was bur. in front of the High Altar of the Hospital of St James and St John, Brackley, co. Northampton, and his body in the Church of the Hospitallers of St John, Clerkenwell, London), mar. Lady Hawise de Meschines, suo jure Countess of Lincoln, sister and cohrss. of Ranulph "de Blundeville" [de Meschines], 4th Earl of Chester and 1st Earl of Lincoln, and 4th dau. of Hugh "of Kevelioc" [de Meschines], 3rd Earl of Chester, by his wife Bertrade de Montfort, only dau. of Simon de Montfort, Count of Evreux 1137-81, by his first wife Maud ....., and had issue:

1a. Margaret de Quincy (d. bef. 30 Mar 1266; bur. in the Church of the Hospitallers of St John, Clerkenwell, London), mar. (1) bef. 21 Jun 1221 as his second wife John [de Lacy], 1st Earl of Lincoln, (2) betw. Jan 1241/2 and 20 Apr 1242 Walter [Marshal],8th Earl of Pembroke, and (3) bef. 7 Jun 1252 Richard de Wiltshire, and had issue by her first husband

2a. Mabel de Quincy, mar. Hugh de Audley

2. Roger de Quincy, later 2nd Earl of Winchester

3. Robert de Quincy (d. 1257), mar. Helen of Wales (d. 1253), 1st dau. of Llewelyn the Great, Prince of North Wales, by his second wife Joan, illegit. dau. of John, King of England, and had issue:

1a. Anne de Quincy, a nun

2a. Joan de Quincy (dsp. 25 Nov 1283), mar. as his second wife Sir Humphrey de Bohun, of Kimbolton, co. Huntingdon, and Walden and Debden, co. Essex (dvp. 27 Oct 1265; bur. at Combermere Abbey), only son and heir ap. of Humphrey [de Bohun], 2nd Earl of Hereford and 7th Earl of Essex, by his first wife Maud de Lusignan, dau. of Raoul de Lusignan, Count of Eu

3a. Margaret/Hawise de Quincy, mar. bef. 5 Feb 1267/8 as his second wife Baldwin Wake (d. shortly bef. 10 Feb 1281/2), son and heir of Hugh Wake by his wife Joan de Stuteville, 1st dau .and cohrss. of Nicholas de Stuteville, of Liddell, co. Cumberland, by his wife Devorguille of Galloway, dau. of Roland, Lord of Galloway, and had issue

1. Lady Hawise de Quincy (d. after 1273), mar. after 11 Feb 1222/3 Hugh [de Vere], 4th Earl of Oxford, and had issue

2. Lady Loretta de Quincy, mar. William de Valoniis, of Panmure, Chamberlain of Scotland (d. 1219), and had issue

3. Lady Arabella de Quincy, mar. Sir Richard de Harcourt, of Stanton Harcourt, co. Oxford (b. c. 1202; d. 1258), 1st son and heir of Sir William de Harcourt, of Stanton Harcourt, co. Oxford, by his wife Alice Noel, dau. of Sir Thomas Noel, of Ellenhall and Ronton, co. Stafford, Sheriff of Staffordshire, and had issue

died

3 Nov 1219 (bur. at Acre in the Holy Land)

created

bef. 10 Feb 1206/7 Earl of Winchester

suc. by

son

note

 

 

Roger [de Quincy], 2nd Earl of Winchester

born

mar. (1)

Helen of Galloway, 2nd but 1st surv. dau. by his first wife of Alan, Lord of Galloway, Constable of Scotland (d. after 21 Nov 1245; bur .at Brackley, co. Northampton)

children by first wife

1. Lady Margaret de Quincy, Lady of Groby, co. Leicester, Constable of Scotland as heir of line to her parents, resigned the office to her brother-in-law, the Earl of Buchan, in 1270 (d. shortly bef. 12 Mar 1280/1), mar. in or before 1238 as his second wife William [de Ferrers], 5th Earl of Derby, and had issue

2. Lady Elizabeth de Quincy (d. after Apr 1282), mar. Alexander [Comyn], 6th Earl of Buchan, Constable of Scotland, and had issue

3. Lady Helen de Quincy, Lady of Brackley, co. Northampton (d. shortly bef. 20 Aug 1296), mar. Sir Alan la Zouche, of Ashby-de-la-Zouche, co. Leicester (d. 10 Aug 1270), and had issue

mar. (2)

bef. 5 Jun 1250 Lady Maud Marshal (widow of Anselm [Marshal], 9th Earl of Pembroke; dsp. 20 Oct 1252 ; bur. at Brackley, co. Northampton), 1st dau. of Humphrey [de Bohun], 2nd Earl of Hereford and 7th Earl of Essex, by his first wife Maud de Lusignan, dau. of Raoul de Lusignan, Count of Eu

only child by second wife

4. Lady Isabell de Quincy, mar. Hugh Nevill

mar. (3)

bef. 5 Dec 1252 Lady Alianore de Vaux (widow of William de Vaux, of Tharston and Wisset; mar. (3) bef. 8 Sep 1267 as his second wife Roger de Leyburne, of Elham; dsp shortly before 26 Oct 1274; bur. at Leeds Priory), 7th dau. of William [de Ferrers], 5th Earl of Derby, by his first wife Lady Sibyl Marshal, Lady of Kildare, sister and in her issue cohrss. of Anselm [Marshal], 9th Earl of Pembroke, and 4th dau. of William [Marshal], jure uxoris 4th Earl of Pembroke, by his wife Lady Isabel de Clare, suo jure Countess of Pembroke, sister and hrss. of Gilbert [de Clare], 3rd Earl of Pembroke, and only dau. of Richard [FitzGilbert or de Clare], 2nd Earl of Pembroke, called "Strongbow"

died

s.p.m. 25 Apr 1264 (bur. at Brackley, co. Northampton)

note

 

 

On the death of the 2nd Earl of Winchester the Earldom of Winchester reverted to the Crown.

 

 First written 21 Apr 2012

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