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Henry Beaumont (abt. 1440 - 1471)

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Sir Henry Beaumont aka de Beaumont
Born about in Dudley, Staffordshire, Englandmap
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Husband of — married about 1460 in Dudley Castle, Staffordshire, Englandmap
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Died in Staffordshire, Englandmap
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05:37: Marty (Lenover) Acks edited the Biography for Henry Beaumont (abt.1440-1471). (specific FAG reference) [Thank Marty for this]
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Biography

Sir Henry Beaumont, Sheriff of Staffordshire was born circa 1440 at Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England.[1]

He married Eleanor Sutton, daughter of Sir John Sutton, 1st Lord Dudley, 4th Baron Dudley and Elizabeth Berkeley, circa 1460; her 1st marriage; they had 2 sons (John; & James) and 1 daughter (Constance, wife of John Mitton, Esq.).[2]

Sir Henry Beaumont, Sheriff of Staffordshire died on 16 November 1471.[3]

His estate was probated on 10 November 1472.[4]

Wife

  • Eleanor Sutton b. c 1439, d. c 1513

Birth and Parentage

Name: Henry Beaumont [5] was born Abt 1440 of, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England [6]

He is identified as Person IDI5981 in Europe: Royal and Noble Houses of Europe

Father Sir Henry Beaumont, b. Abt 1411-1412, d. 1445-1446 (Age ~ 34 years) [7]

Father Sir Henry Beaumont, Knight, b. Abt 1411-1412, of, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England d. Between 3 Nov 1445 and 29 Sep 1446 (Age ~ 33 years) [8]

Mother Joan Heronville, b. Abt 1402, of, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England d. Aft 1460 (Age ~ 59 years)

Mother Joan Heronville, Lady of Wednesbury, b. Cal 1402, d. Aft 1467 (Age ~ 66 years) [7]

Father Sir Henry Beaumont[9] b. c 1412, d. bt 3 Nov 1445 - 29 Sep 1446

Mother Joan Heronville[10] b. c 1402, d. a 28 Jun 1467

The parents married bef 1439 [11]

Birth date calculated based on aged about 31 years on 16 Nov 1471. [8]

Public Service

High Sheriff of Staffordshire 1471. [8] Knighted, 1471.

Residences

Of Wednesbury, Staffordshire and of Thorpe in Balne, York [8]

Mother’s abduction

On 27 October 1452 his mother was forcibly abducted by Edward Lancaster of Skipton in Craven, Yorkshire while she was attending Mass in the chapel of Thorpe in Balne, Yorkshire, and made to go through a bigamous marriage ceremony to Edward Lancaster. At the time Henry's future stepfather Charles Nowell was contracted to marry his mother. Henry and Charles petitioned Parliament, and his mother seems to have been returned to marry Charles Nowell; she was living at Thorpe when Henry came of age in 1460.[12]

Marriage and Children

He married Eleanor Sutton, d. Bef 11 Jan 1503 [7] This was his second marriage and her first marriage also. [8]

Their children were[7]:

  1. Constance Beaumont, b. Abt 1467, d. Abt 1551 (Age ~ 84 years)
  2. John Beaumont, b. Cal 1469, of, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location, d. 1502 (Age ~ 33 years)
  3. James Beaumont, b. 1470-1471, d. 1533 (Age 62 years)

Alternatively, their children were [8]

  1. John Beaumont, d. Cal 1502
  2. James Beaumont, d. Yes, date unknown
  3. Constance Beaumont, b. Abt 1467, of, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England d. Abt 1551 (Age ~ 84 years)

Death

He died 16 Nov 1471 [13] He died testate [PCC: 17 Wattys].[8]

Sir Henry Beaumont, Knight; Abt 1440 - 1471 (~ 31 years) [14]

Sources

  1. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 87.
  2. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 388-389.
  3. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 773.
  4. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 163.
  5. Family Search sources H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6, H7, H8, H9, H10, H11, H12, H13, N1, N2
  6. Family Search sources H14, N3, N4
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Sir Henry Beaumont, Noble House Family Search Community Trees. https://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I5981&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous;
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 Sir Henry Beaumont, Nixon Family Search Community Trees. https://histfam.familysearch.org//getperson.php?personID=I947&tree=Nixon.
  9. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 162-163.
  10. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 86-87.
  11. Family Search source [H16, N6]
  12. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd ed., pp.162-3 - Google Books
  13. Family Search source [H2, H3, H14, H15, N5]
  14. Sir Henry Beaumont, Noble House and Nixon Family Search Community Trees. https://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I5981&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous; https://histfam.familysearch.org//getperson.php?personID=I947&tree=Nixon.
  • Sources used by Family Search, Noble House Community Tree (Numbered H1, H2, etc.)

[H1][S4] #11232 The Genealogist (1980-), Association for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, (New York: Organization for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, 1980-), FHL book 929.105 G286n., vol. 5 pt. 2 p. 140, 141.

[H2][S61] #379 Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Weis, Frederick Lewis, (Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc. Baltimore, Maryland. 2004 8th Edition.), 974 D2w 2004., p. 86 Line 81A:37.

[H3][S61] #379 Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Weis, Frederick Lewis, (Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc. Baltimore, Maryland. 2004 8th Edition.), 974 D2w 2004., 7th ed. 1992 p. 79.

[H4][S767] Ancestors of American presidents, Roberts, Gary Boyd,, (Boston, Massachusetts : New England Historic Genealogical Society, c2009), 973 D2r 2009., p. 661.

[H5][S253] #710 Collections for a History of Staffordshire (1880-), Staffordshire Record Society, (Annual periodical. Birmingham: William Salt Archaeological Society, 1880-), FHL book 942.46 B4sc., vol. 1 n.s. pedigree following p. 366.

[H6][S253] #710 Collections for a History of Staffordshire (1880-), Staffordshire Record Society, (Annual periodical. Birmingham: William Salt Archaeological Society, 1880-), FHL book 942.46 B4sc., vol. 2 n.s. p. 126.

[H7][S49] #2058 The American Genealogist (1932-1965), Jacobus, Donald Lines, (32 volumes in 11. New Haven: D. L. Jacobus, 1932-1965), FHL book 973 B2aga, D25aga., vol. 19 p. 13.

[H8][S320] The ancestry of Nicholas Davis, 1753-1832, of Limington, Maine, Davis, Walter Goodwin,, (Portland, Maine : Anthoensen Press, 1956), 929.273 D29dn., p. 151, 163.

[H9][S87] #238 The Herald and Genealogist (1862-1874), Nichols, John Gough, (8 volumes. London: J. G. Nichols and R. C. Nichols, 1862-1874), FHL book 942 B2h; FHL microfilms 990,090-990,093., vol. 5 p. 117.

[H10][S537] #723 The Heraldic Visitations of Staffordshire Made by Sir Richard St. George, Norroy, in 16l4, and by Sir William Dugdale, Norroy, in the Years L663 and L664 (1885), Grazebrook, H. Sydney (Henry Sydney), (London: Mitchell & Hughes, 1885), FHL book 942.46 D23gr; FHL microfilm 476,661 item 1., p. 277.

[H11][S253] #710 Collections for a History of Staffordshire (1880-), Staffordshire Record Society, (Annual periodical. Birmingham: William Salt Archaeological Society, 1880-), FHL book 942.46 B4sc., 1917 p. 275.

[H12][S5] #244 The History and Antiquities of the County of Northampton (1822-1841), Baker, George, (2 volumes. London: J. B. Nichols and Son, 1822-1841), FHL book Q 942.55 H2bal; FHL microfilm 962,237 items 1-2., vol. 1 p. 470.

[H13][S614] #128 The Visitation of the County of Leicester in the Year 1619, Taken by William Camden (1870), Fetherston, John, (Publications of the Harleian Society. Visitations: Volume 2. London: [Harleian Society], 1870 NOTE: Care must be taken with this visitation as many of the pedigrees do not agree with other pedigrees or sources and children are attached to different parents.), FHL microfilm 86,958 item 2., vol. 2 p. 170.

[H14][S320] The ancestry of Nicholas Davis, 1753-1832, of Limington, Maine, Davis, Walter Goodwin,, (Portland, Maine : Anthoensen Press, 1956), 929.273 D29dn., p. 163.

[H15][S4] #11232 The Genealogist (1980-), Association for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, (New York: Organization for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, 1980-), FHL book 929.105 G286n., vol. 5 pt. 2 p. 140.

[H16][S23] Magna Carta Ancestry: A study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Richardson, Douglas, (Kimball G. Everingham, editor. 2nd edition, 2011), vol. 1 p. 162.

  • Sources used by Family Search, Nixon Community Tree:

[N1][S2] #379 [7th edition, 1992] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Who Came to America Before 1700 (7th edition, 1992), Weis, Frederick Lewis, (7th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c1992), FHL book 974 D2w 1992., p. 183 line 221:37 (Reliability: 3).

[N2][S6] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-century Colonists: the Descent from the Later Plantagenet Kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III, of Emigrants from England and Wales to the North American Colonies Before 1701 (2nd ed., 1999), Faris, David, (2nd edition. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999), FHL book 973 D2fp., p. 17 BEAUMONT:6, 5, p. 123 DUDLEY:6.iii (Reliability: 3).

[N3][S2] #379 [7th edition, 1992] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Who Came to America Before 1700 (7th edition, 1992), Weis, Frederick Lewis, (7th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c1992), FHL book 974 D2w 1992., p. 21 line 17:35, p. 183 line 221:37 (Reliability: 3).

[N4][S6] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-century Colonists: the Descent from the Later Plantagenet Kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III, of Emigrants from England and Wales to the North American Colonies Before 1701 (2nd ed., 1999), Faris, David, (2nd edition. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999), FHL book 973 D2fp., p. 17 and 18 BEAUMONT:5 (Reliability: 3).

[N5][S2] #379 [7th edition, 1992] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, Who Came to America Before 1700 (7th edition, 1992), Weis, Frederick Lewis, (7th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c1992), FHL book 974 D2w 1992., p. 21 line 17:35, p. 79 line 81A:37, p. 183 line 221:37 (Reliability: 3).

[N6][S6] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-century Colonists: the Descent from the Later Plantagenet Kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III, of Emigrants from England and Wales to the North American Colonies Before 1701 (2nd ed., 1999), Faris, David, (2nd edition. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999), FHL book 973 D2fp., p. 17 BEAUMONT:6 (Reliability: 3).



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Beaumont-1183 and Beaumont-39 appear to represent the same person because: duplicates
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