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John de Vere

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John "Earl of Oxford" de Vere
Born in Hedingham Castle,,Essex,England
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died about in Tower Hill,London,Middlesex,England
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Biography

Father Sir Richard de Vere, 11th Earl Oxford[1] b. 1385, d. 15 Feb 1417

Mother Alice Sergeaux[2] b. c 1386, d. 18 May 1452

Sir John de Vere, 12th Earl Oxford was born on 23 April 1408 at Hedingham Castle, Essex, England; Age 9 in 1417, age 44 in 1452.[3] He married Elizabeth Howard, daughter of Sir John Howard, 7th Lord Plaiz and Joan Walton, between 22 May 1425 and 31 August 1425; They had 5 sons (Sir Aubrey; Sir John, 13th Earl of Oxford; Sir Richard; Sir George; & Sir Thomas) and 3 daughters (Mary, a nun at Barking; Jane/Joan, wife of Sir William Norreys; & Elizabeth, wife of William Bourchier).[4] Sir John de Vere, 12th Earl Oxford died on 26 February 1462 at Tower Hill, London, Middlesex, England, at age 53; Beheaded. Buried in the church of Austin Friars, London.[5]

Family

  • Elizabeth Howard b. c 1410, d. a 27 Jan 1476

Children

  • Sir Aubrey de Vere[6] d. 26 Feb 1426
  • Joan (Jane) Vere[7] b. c 1440, d. bt 1468 - 25 Apr 1472
  • Sir John Vere, 13th Earl of Oxford, Chamberlain & Constable of England, Admiral of England, Ireland, & Aquitaine[8] b. 8 Sep 1442, d. 10 Mar 1513
  • Sir George Vere[9] b. c 1443

Sources

  1. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 271-272. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 261-262.
  2. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 271-272. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 261-262.
  3. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738-739.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 273. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 330-331. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 268-269. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 263.
  4. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 410. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 273. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 330-331. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 268-269. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 263. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 271-272. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 261-262. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 234. [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 355. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 350. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738-739.
  5. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738-739.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 273. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 330-331. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 268-269. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 263.
  6. [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 355.
  7. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 410. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 273. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 330-331. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 268-269. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 263. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 271-272. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 261-262. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 234. [S11568] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 355. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 350. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738-739.
  8. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738-739.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 273. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 330-331. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 268-269. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 263.
  9. [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 738-739.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 273. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 330-331. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 268-269. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 263.




Notes

John de Vere was arrested with his eldest son for plotting against the Yorkist King Edward IV. Imprisoned and later executed by beheading at London Tower.


John & Elizabeth nee Howard's 1st son Aubrey had been executed (along with his father John the 12th Earl of Oxford a week later for treason) in 1462]

John & Elizabeth nee Howard's 2nd son John (13th Earl of Oxford from 1462) b: 1442 married (1) Margaret Neville & (2) Elizabeth Scrope

John & Elizabeth nee Howard's 3rd son was Sir George de Vere who died 1503. He married (1) Margaret Talbot and (2) Margaret Stafford

John & Elizabeth nee Howard's 4th son Sir Richard de Vere was whom married Margaret Percy.

The above sons Sir George de Vere and Sir Richard de Vere never held the title of Earl of Oxford.

References

  • Memoirs of Chesters of Chicheley RJCW Ref 175a Tyndall of Hockwold


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