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In 1326 William Braose 2nd Baron Braose 1260-1326 (66) died .

In 1326 Roger Berkeley 1326- was born to Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley 1296-1361 (30) and Margaret Mortimer Baroness Berkeley 1304-1337 (22)

In 1326 James Berkeley Bishop Exeter -1327 was appointed as Bishop Exeter

In 1326 John Harrington 1st Baron Harington 1281-1347 (45) was created 1st Baron Harington . Margaret aka Joan Dacre Baroness Harington 1283-1347 (43) by marriage Baroness Harington .

In 1326 Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk 1256-1326 (70) died at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

Around 1326 Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372 (24) and Katherine Hastings Baroness Stafford 1304-1336 (22) were married . Katherine Hastings Baroness Stafford 1304-1336 (22) by marriage Baroness Stafford (1C 1299) .

Around 1326 Roger Strange 5th Baron Strange Knockin 1326-1382 was born to John Strange 3rd Baron Strange Knockin 1305-1349 (20) and Joan Ingham Baroness Strange Knockin at Knockyn, Shropshire .

Around 1326 Margaret Beauchamp Baroness Daubeney 1326- was born to John Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Somerset 1306-1343 (19) and Margaret St John Baroness Beauchamp Somerset 1304-1361 (22)

In 1326 Edmund Plantagenet 2nd Earl Kent 1326-1331 was born to Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 (24) and Margaret Wake Countess Kent 1297-1349 (28) .

In 1326 Alice Fitzalan Countess Essex, Countess Hereford -1326 died

In 1326 Joan Évreux 1326-1387 was born to Philip "Noble" III King Navarre 1306-1343 (19) and Joan Capet Queen Consort Navarre 1312-1349 (13) .

In 1326 John Burgundy 1326-1348 was born to Alfonso "Brave" IV King Portugal 1291-1357 (34) and Beatrice Ivrea Queen Consort Portugal 1293-1359 (33) .

Around 1326 Nicholas Burnell 1st Baron Burnell 1326-1381 was born to John Haudlo 1267-1346 (59) and Maud Burnell Baroness Lovel 1290-1341 (36) at Holdgate, Shropshire

In 1326 Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France 1297-1326 (29) died .

Around 1326 Anna Wittelsbach 1326-1361 was born to Louis Wittelsbach IV Holy Roman Emperor 1282-1347 (43) and Margaret Hainault Holy Roman Empress 1312-1369 (14)

In 1326 William Bereford 1272-1326 (54) died

In 1326 Adam Francis Mayor of London 1326-1375 was born

Around 1326 Maud Kerdeston 1326-1349 was born

In 1326 Ralph St Leger 1326-1359 was born to Bartholemew St Leger 1300-1326 (26)

Around 1326 Elizabeth Saye 1326- was born to Geoffrey Saye 2nd Baron Say 1309-1359 (17) and Maud Beauchamp Baroness Say 1310-1366 (16) at Sawbridgeworth, Herefordshire .

In 1326 Bartholemew St Leger 1300-1326 (26) died

In 1326 Aldobrandino Este II Marquis of Ferrara -1326 died .

After 1326 . Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire .The remnants of the monument to Hugh "Younger" Despencer 1286-1326 (40) .

Feb 1326

28 Feb 1326

On 28 Feb 1326 Leopold Habsburg I Duke Austria 1290-1326 (35) died . His brother Albert Habsburg II Duke Austria 1298-1358 (27) succeeded as II Duke Austria .

Mar 1326

Around Mar 1326 John Clinton 3rd Baron Clinton 1326-1398 was born to John Clinton 2nd Baron Clinton 1300-1335 (26) and Margery Corbet 1304-1343 (22) at Maxstoke, Warwickshire .

05 Mar 1326

On 05 Mar 1326 Louis I King Hungary, King Poland 1326-1382 was born to Charles I King Hungary 1288-1342 (38) and Elisabeth Unknown Queen Consort Hungary

Apr 1326

04 Apr 1326

On 04 Apr 1326 William Fitzmartin 1294-1326 (32) died without issue.

12 Apr 1326

On 12 Apr 1326 Eudo Zouche 1297-1326 (28) died at Paris .

May 1326

On May 1326 Jeanne Capet 1326-1327 was born to Charles IV King France 1294-1328 (31) and Joan Évreux Queen Consort France 1310-1371 (16)

08 May 1326

On 08 May 1326 Joan Auvergne Queen Consort France 1326-1360 was born to William Auvergne XII Count Auvergne, II Count Boulogne 1300-1332 (26) and Margaret Évreux Count Auvergne, Count Boulogne 1307-1350 (19)

Jul 1326

On Jul 1326 Andrew Murray 1298-1388 (28) and Christina Bruce 1273- were married at Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirling

29 Jul 1326

On 29 Jul 1326 Richard "Red Earl" Burgh 2nd Earl Ulster 1259-1326 (67) died at Altassel Priory, Cashel, County Tipperary

Oct 1326

Return of Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer

In Oct 1326 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (31) landed at Orford, Suffolk with Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (39) , John Maltravers 1st Baron Maltravers 1290-1365 (36) and Nicholas Abrichecourt 1290- .

09 Oct 1326

On 09 Oct 1326 Reginald Guelders I Duke Guelders 1255-1326 (71) died . His son Reginald "Black" Guelders II Duke Guelders 1295-1343 (31) succeeded as II Duke Guelders . Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1355 (8) by marriage Duchess Guelders .

12 Oct 1326

Before 12 Oct 1326 Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (26) and Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330 were married . Alice Hales Countess Norfolk -1330 by marriage Countess Norfolk (3C 1312)

Nov 1326

17 Nov 1326

Before 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326 (41) was captured by John Charleton 1st Baron Cherleton 1268-1353 (58) at Shrewsbury, Shropshire .

On 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326 (41) was beheaded with a blunt sword requiring twenty-two strokes at Hereford, Herefordshire . His son Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 (20) succeeded as 10th Earl Arundel (Sussex) .

After 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326 was reburied at Haughmond Abbey, Shrewsbury, Shropshire .

After 17 Nov 1326 Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326 was buried at Franciscan Church, Hereford, Herefordshire .

24 Nov 1326

Execution of Hugh Despencer the Elder

On 24 Nov 1326 Hugh "Younger" Despencer 1286-1326 (40) was hanged in Hereford, Herefordshire . Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (31) and Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (39) were present.
He was dragged naked through the streets, for the crowd's mistreatment. He was made a spectacle, which included writing on his body biblical verses against the capital sins he was accused of. Then he was hanged as a mere commoner, yet released before full asphyxiation could happen.
He was then tied firmly to a ladder and his genitals sliced off and burned while he was still conscious. His entrails were slowly pulled out; finally, his heart was cut out and thrown into a fire.
His body was beheaded and cut into four pieces. His head was mounted on the gates of London.

Dec 1326

28 Dec 1326

On 28 Dec 1326 David Strathbogie 10th Earl Atholl -1326 died . His son David III Strathbogie 11th Earl Atholl 1309-1335 (17) succeeded as 11th Earl Atholl (1C ) .