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Events in ... 1347 ...

In 1347 Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 (80) died .

In 1347 Elizabeth Pomerania Holy Roman Empress Luxembourg 1347-1393 was born to Bogislaw V Duke of Pomerania 1318-1374 (29)

Around 1347 Bartholomew Grey 4th Baron Grey Rotherfield 1347-1375 was born to John Grey 3rd Baron Grey Rotherfield 1316-1375 (31) and Maud Burghesh Baroness Grey Rotherfield 1315-1387 (32) at Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire

In 1347 John Lovell 3rd Baron Lovel -1347 died . His son John Lovell 4th Baron Lovel 1340-1361 (7) succeeded as 4th Baron Lovel of Titchmarsh .

In 1347 Reginald Mohun 1305-1347 (42) died at Dunster, Somerset .

In 1347 Blanche Mortimer Baroness Grandison 1312-1347 (35) died

In 1347 Ralph Stafford -1347 died .

Around 1347 John Strange 1347-1417 was born to Hamon Strange 1311-1368 (36) .

In 1347 John Villiers 1254-1347 (93) died .

In 1347 Edmund Fitzalan 1327-1380 (20) and Sybil Montagu were married

In 1347 Joan Fitzalan Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Countess Northampton 1347-1419 was born to Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 (41) and Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1318-1372 (28) at Arundel Castle, Arundel, Sussex

In 1347 Margaret Bruce -1347 died .

In 1347 Maria Évreux Queen Consort Aragon 1329-1347 (18) died .

In 1347 Isabella Bourbon 1347-1401 was born to Peter Bourbon Duke Bourbon 1311-1356 (36) and Isabella Valois Duchess Bourbon 1313-1383 (34) .

In 1347 Philip Burgundy I Duke Burgundy 1346-1361 (1) succeeded as II Count Burgundy , II Count Artois .

In 1347 Maria Cleves 1302-1347 (45) died .

In 1347 Margaret Clivedon 1347-1411 was born to John Clivedon 1322-1348 (25) at Newton St Loe, Somerset

In 1347 John Danvers 1295-1347 (52) died .

In 1347 John Grandison 1347-1396 was born to Piers Grandison 2nd Baron Grandison -1358 and Blanche Mortimer Baroness Grandison 1312-1347 (35) at Ashperton, Ledbury, Herefordshire

Around 1347 Henry Green 1347-1399 was born to Henry Green -1369 and Katherine Drayton 1319-1387

Around 1347 Hugh Burnell 2nd Baron Burnell 1347-1420 was born to Nicholas Burnell 1st Baron Burnell 1326-1381 (21) at Acton Burnell Castle, Acton Burnell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Around 1347 Elizabeth Plaunche Baroness Clinton, Baroness Grey Rotherfield 1347-1423 was born to William Plaunche

In 1347 Alan Wyntoun 1291-1347 (56) died

In 1347 William Wittelsbach I Duke Lower Bavaria 1330-1389 (16) succeeded as I Duke Lower Bavaria .

In 1347 Simon Islip Archbishop Canterbury -1366 was appointed Lord Privy Seal

In 1347 John Louvain -1347 died .

Around 1347 Alice Odingsells 1347-1381 was born

Around 1347 John St Quentin 1347-1398 was born to William St Quentin -1349

Around 1347 Isabel Boteler 1289-1347 (58) died

In 1347 James Barcelona 1321-1347 (26) died .

After 1347 Margaret Basset Countess Essex, Countess Hereford -1347 died .

Jan 1347

01 Jan 1347

Feb 1347

14 Feb 1347

On 14 Feb 1347 William Brereton 1347-1426 was born to William Brereton 1325-1381 (22) at Egerton, Cheshire

18 Feb 1347

After 18 Feb 1347 Martha Armagnac Queen Consort Aragon 1347-1378 was born to John Armagnac I Count Armagnac 1311-1373 (36) and Beatrice Clermont Count Armagnac 1328-1363 (19)

24 Feb 1347

On 24 Feb 1347 Alberto Este Marquis of Ferrara 1347-1393 was born to Obizzo Este III Marquis of Ferrara 1294-1352 (52) .

28 Feb 1347

On 28 Feb 1347 John Graham Earl Menteith -1347 was hanged, drawn and quartered by direct orders of King Edward I to whom he had previously sworn fealty.

Mar 1347

31 Mar 1347

On 31 Mar 1347 Frederick Habsburg III Duke Austria 1347-1362 was born to Albert Habsburg II Duke Austria 1298-1358 (48) and Johanna Pfirt Duchess Austria .

Apr 1347

03 Apr 1347

On 03 Apr 1347 Nicholas II Longford 1334-1373 (13) and Alice Deincourt 1318- were married

09 Apr 1347

Tournament at Lichfield

On 09 Apr 1347 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales 1330-1376 (16) attended a Tournament at Lichfield . John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle 1318-1355 (29) , Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (43) (or possibly his son also Hugh Courtenay -1348 ) and Robert Ferrers 3rd Baron Ferrers Chartley 1309-1350 (38) took part in the Tournament..

28 Apr 1347

On 28 Apr 1347 Peter Barcelona 1347-1347 died .

On 28 Apr 1347 Peter Barcelona 1347-1347 was born to Peter IV King Aragon 1319-1387 (27) and Maria Évreux Queen Consort Aragon 1329-1347 .

May 1347

30 May 1347

On 30 May 1347 Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley 1296-1361 (51) and Katherine Clivedon Baroness Berkeley 1310-1385 (37) were married . Katherine Clivedon Baroness Berkeley 1310-1385 (37) by marriage Baroness Berkeley (Feudal) .

On 30 May 1347 John Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Knayth 1280-1347 (67) died . He was buried at Guisborough Priory, Guisborough, Yorkshire . His son John Darcy 2nd Baron Darcy Knayth 1317-1356 (30) succeeded as 2nd Baron Darcy Knayth . Elizabeth Meinhill Baroness Darcy Knayth, Baroness Haversham 1331-1398 (15) by marriage Baroness Darcy Knayth .

Jun 1347

On Jun 1347 John Warenne 7th Earl Surrey 1286-1347 (60) died . His nephew Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 (41) succeeded as 8th Earl Surrey (1C 1088) . Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1318-1372 (28) by marriage Countess Surrey (1C 1088) .

01 Jun 1347

Around 01 Jun 1347 Guy de Bryan 1289-1347 (58) died

07 Jun 1347

On 07 Jun 1347 Dietrich Cleves VIII Count Cleves 1291-1347 (56) died . His brother Johann Cleves Count Cleves 1293-1368 (54) succeeded as Count Cleves . Mathilde Guelders Count Blois, Count Cleves 1325-1384 (22) by marriage Count Cleves .

10 Jun 1347

Around 10 Jun 1347 Herbert St Quintin 1303-1347 (43) died

20 Jun 1347

Battle of La Roche-Derrien

On 20 Jun 1347 Charles "Saint" Chatillon Duke Brittany 1319-1364 (28) was captured by Thomas Dagworth 1st Baron Dagworth 1276-1352 (71) at La Roche-Derrien during the Battle of La Roche-Derrien

After 20 Jun 1347 Thomas Dagworth 1st Baron Dagworth 1276-1352 (71) was created 1st Baron Dagworth .

Aug 1347

02 Aug 1347

On 02 Aug 1347 Alice Tyeys 1305-1347 (42) died .

03 Aug 1347

Capture of Calais

On 03 Aug 1347 the English captured Calais providing England with a French port for the next two hundred years. Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick 1313-1386 (34) commanded, John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle 1318-1355 (29) , Richard Vache -1366 and Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster 1310-1361 (37) fought during the year long siege.

28 Aug 1347

On 28 Aug 1347 Beatrice Beauchamp -1347 died

Oct 1347

On Oct 1347 Louis Wittelsbach 1347-1348 was born to Louis Wittelsbach IV Holy Roman Emperor 1282-1347 (65) and Margaret Hainault Holy Roman Empress 1312-1369 (35) .

11 Oct 1347

On 11 Oct 1347 Louis Wittelsbach IV Holy Roman Emperor 1282-1347 (65) died

20 Oct 1347

On 20 Oct 1347 Engelbert Marck III Count Mark 1333-1391 (14) succeeded as III Count Mark

On 20 Oct 1347 Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394 (13) and Margaret Jülich Count Cleves, Count Mark 1350-1425 (-3) were married . Margaret Jülich Count Cleves, Count Mark 1350-1425 (-3) by marriage Count Cleves .

On 20 Oct 1347 Adolph Marck II Count Mark -1347 died

Nov 1347

Around Nov 1347 Thomas Chaworth 1290-1347 (57) died

12 Nov 1347

On 12 Nov 1347 Walter Manny 1st Baron Manny 1310-1372 (37) was created 1st Baron Manny .

15 Nov 1347

On 15 Nov 1347 Peter IV King Aragon 1319-1387 (28) and Eleanor Burgundy Queen Consort Aragon 1328-1348 (19) were married (he was her second-cousin). Eleanor Burgundy Queen Consort Aragon 1328-1348 (19) by marriage Queen Consort Aragon .