Henry 9th Lord Percy 1st Baron Percy of Alnwick DE PERCY Eleanor DE WARENNE Mini tree diagram

Henry 8th Lord Percy of Alnwick DE PERCY2,3,1

about 12281 - 9th Aug 12722,1

Life History

about 1228

Born in Northumberland, England.1

8th Sep 1268

Married Eleanor DE WARENNE in York, Yorkshire, England.1,1

9th Aug 1272

Died in North Yorkshire, England.2,1

after 9th Aug 1272

Buried in Sawley Abbey, Sutton-in-Craven, Craven District, North Yorkshire, England.1

25th Mar 1273

Birth of son Henry 9th Lord Percy 1st Baron Percy of Alnwick DE PERCY in Petworth, West Sussex, England.4,2,5

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    Sir Henry de Percy
    Birth 1228 Northumberland, England
    Death Aug. 9, 1272 North Yorkshire, England

    Sir Henry Percy, 7th Baron Percy, Baron Topcliffe was son and heir ofWilliam de Percy Lord Topcliffe and his first wife, Eleanor deBaillol. Sir Henry was knighted by 1257, and served Henry III's Welshcampaigns 1257 and in Scotland 1258, sided with the Barons againstHenry III but subsequently renewed his allegiance to Henry III,fighting on the King's side at the Battle of Lewes (1264), where hewas taken prisoner and held by Simon de Montfort's party until afterthe Battle of Evesham (1265).

    After his release. he married Eleanor (Alianore) de Warren on 8 Sep1268. they had two sons John born in the year1270 and Henry born in1273. Henry had livery of his father's lands in 1249 and was accordedpermission to marry as he pleased, on payment of 900, a very largefine even for a baron. He inherited little of his father's "faineant"nature, fighting valiantly in Wales and Scotland. He married LadyEleanor Plantagenet, niece of King Henry III. This marriage knittedstill closer the ties of relationship between the family of Percy andthe reigning house, as Eleanor's mother was half-sister to King HenryIII. Henry died in 1272 and was buried at Sawley Abbey as was hiswidow, Eleanor (Alianore) de Warren.

    Parents:
    William De Percy (1193 - 1245)
    Eleanor De Baliol Percy (1206 - 1281)
    Spouse Eleanor de Warenne Percy (1251 - 1282)
    Children Henry Percy (1273 - 1314)

    Burial Sawley Abbey, Sutton-in-Craven, Craven District, NorthYorkshire, England

    Maintained by Anne Shurtleff Stevens, Originally Created by AudreyDeCamp Hoffman Feb 01, 2012
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