Events in ... 1359 ...

In 1359 Peter Audley -1359 died.

In 1359 Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Astley 1316-1359 (43) died at Bordesley Abbey, Worcestershire.

Around 1359 Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Astley 1316-1359 (43) was buried at St Paul's Cathedral, Castle Baynard, City of London.

In 1359 Thomas Darcy 1330-1359 (29) died.

In 1359 John Dinham 1359-1428 was born to John Dinham 1318-1383 (40) and Muriel Courtenay.

In 1359 Thomas Grey 1359-1400 was born to Thomas Grey 1328-1369 (31) and Margaret Pressene.

In 1359 Maud Holland 1359-1391 was born to Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360 (45) and Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 (30).

In 1359 Elizabeth Montagu Baroness Badlesmere, Baroness Despencer 1324-1359 (34) died.

In 1359 Janet Mortimer 1359- was born to Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March 1328-1360 (30) and Philippa Montagu Countess March 1332-1381 (27).

In 1359 Richard Poynings 4th Baron Poynings 1359-1387 was born to Michael Poynings 2nd Baron Poynings 1318-1369 (41) and Joan Rokesley -1369.

Around 1359 Roesia Vernon 1263-1359 (96) died.

In 1359 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (18) and Blanche Plantagenet Duchess Lancaster 1345-1368 (13) were married (he was her half second-cousin once-removed) at Reading Abbey, Reading, Berkshire. Blanche Plantagenet Duchess Lancaster 1345-1368 (13) by marriage Countess Richmond (5C 1342). John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (18) by marriage 5th Earl Lancaster, 2nd Earl Derby (2C 1337).

In 1359 Hugh Courtenay 1359-1425 was born to Edward Courtenay 1331-1372.

Around 1359 James Butler 3rd Earl Ormonde 1359-1405 was born to James Butler 2nd Earl Ormonde 1331-1382 (27) and Elizabeth Darcy Countess Ormonde 1322-1390 (36).

Around 1359 Owain ap Gruffudd "Glyndŵr" Mathrafal Prince Powys 1359-1415 was born to Gruffudd Fychan II Mathrafal 1330-1369 (29) and Elen 1340-1400 (19).

In 1359 John Armagnac III Count Armagnac 1359-1391 was born to John Armagnac II Count Armagnac 1333-1384 (26) and Jeanne Unknown Count Armagnac.

In 1359 Katherine Banastre -1359 died.

In 1359 Charles Artois 1359-1368 was born to John "sans Terre" Artois 1st Count Eu 1321-1387 (37) and Isabeau Melun Count Eu.

In 1359 Gerald Fitzgerald 3rd Earl Desmond 1335-1398 (24) and Eleanor Butler Countess Desmond were married. Eleanor Butler Countess Desmond by marriage Countess Desmond (1C 1329).

In 1359 Eleanor Ivrea Queen Consort Aragon 1307-1359 (52) died.

In 1359 Alfonso Ivrea 1359-1362 was born illegitimately to Peter "Cruel" I King Castile 1334-1369 (24) and Maria Padilla 1344-1361 (15).

In 1359 Juan Ivrea 1341-1359 (18) died.

In 1359 Pedro Ivrea 1345-1359 (14) died.

In 1359 Beatrice Ivrea Queen Consort Portugal 1293-1359 (66) died.

In 1359 Richard Adderbury of Donnington Casatle 1331-1399 (28) was knighted by Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales 1330-1376 (28).

Around 1359 John Heveningham 1359-1424 was born to John Heveningham 1313-1375 (46).

In 1359 William Thornton 1359-1418 was born.

Around 1359 John Knyvet 1359-1418 was born to John Knyvet Lord Chancellor 1322-1381 (37).

In 1359 William Bradbourne 1359- was born at Hough, Derbyshire.

In 1359 Ralph St Leger 1326-1359 (33) died.

After 1359. Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. Monument to Elizabeth Montagu Baroness Badlesmere.

After 1359. Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. Monument to Elizabeth Montagu Baroness Badlesmere.

Feb 1359

Before Feb 1359 Audrey Montagu -1359 died.

Before Feb 1359 Edward Montagu -1359 died.

02 Feb 1359

On 02 Feb 1359 Maud Hastings 1359-1374 was born to John Hastings 1330-1367 (29).

04 Feb 1359

On 04 Feb 1359 Idonea Lisle 1293-1359 (66) died.

17 Feb 1359

On 17 Feb 1359 John Fitzalan 2nd Baron Maltravers, 1st Baron Arundel 1348-1379 (11) and Eleanor Maltravers Baroness Cobham Sternborough, 2nd Baroness Maltravers, Baroness Arundel 1345-1405 (14) were married.

May 1359

1359 London Tournament

In May 1359 King Edward III England (46) and his son Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales 1330-1376 (28) took part in a tournament in London. For the amusement of the citizens both Edwards and their friends dressed as the mayor and aldermen of London.

23 May 1359

On 23 May 1359 Otho Grandison 1293-1359 (66) died.

On 23 May 1359 Robert Poyntz 1359-1439 was born at Archenfield, Herefordshire.

Jun 1359

26 Jun 1359

On 26 Jun 1359 Geoffrey Saye 2nd Baron Say 1309-1359 (50) died at Sawbridgeworth, Herefordshire. His son William Saye 3rd Baron Say 1340-1375 (19) succeeded as 3rd Baron Say (1C 1313). Beatrice Brewes Baroness Say 1352-1383 (7) by marriage Baroness Say (1C 1313).

Jul 1359

10 Jul 1359

On 10 Jul 1359 William Greystoke 2nd Baron Greystoke 1321-1359 (38) died at Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth, County Durham. His son Ralph Greystoke 3rd Baron Greystoke 1353-1418 (5) succeeded as 3rd Baron Greystoke. Monument in St Andrew's Church, Greystoke, Cumberland. Camail and Jupon Period. On his head he wears the pointed bascinet with a camail (or aventail) ie the curtain of mail suspended from the helmet and falling over the shoulders to protect the neck. The jupon under which his coat of chain mail may be seen. His sword belt is low on his jupon, horizontal.

On 10 Jul 1359 William Greystoke 2nd Baron Greystoke 1321-1359 (38) died at Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth, County Durham. His son Ralph Greystoke 3rd Baron Greystoke 1353-1418 (5) succeeded as 3rd Baron Greystoke. Monument in St Andrew's Church, Greystoke, Cumberland. Camail and Jupon Period. On his head he wears the pointed bascinet with a camail (or aventail) ie the curtain of mail suspended from the helmet and falling over the shoulders to protect the neck. The jupon under which his coat of chain mail may be seen. His sword belt is low on his jupon, horizontal.

After 10 Jul 1359 Matthew Redman 1328-1389 (30) and Joan Fitzhenry Baroness Greystoke 1333-1403 (26) were married.

Funeral of William Greystoke

After 10 Jul 1359 William Greystoke 2nd Baron Greystoke 1321-1359 was buried at St Andrew's Church, Greystoke, Cumberland during the Funeral of William Greystoke conducted by Gilbert Welton Bishop Carlisle -1362 and attended by Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford 1333-1389 (26), Henry Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Masham 1312-1392 (46) and Thomas Musgrave 1st Baron Musgrave 1302-1372 (57). .

Sep 1359

09 Sep 1359

After 09 Sep 1359 Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton 1341-1373 (18) and Joan Fitzalan Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Countess Northampton 1347-1419 (12) were married (he was her third-cousin).

28 Sep 1359

On 28 Sep 1359 Maud Pateshull Baroness Fauconberg 1323-1359 (36) died.

Around 28 Sep 1359 Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397 (13) and Elizabeth Bohun Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1350-1385 (9) were married (he was her third-cousin).

Nov 1359

21 Nov 1359

On 21 Nov 1359 John Armagnac II Count Armagnac 1333-1384 (26) and Jeanne Unknown Count Armagnac were married.

On 21 Nov 1359 John Sutton 1st Baron Sutton Dudley 1310-1359 (49) died. His son John Sutton 2nd Baron Sutton Dudley 1339-1370 (20) succeeded as 2nd Baron Sutton Dudley.

Dec 1359

25 Dec 1359

On 25 Dec 1359 Beatrix Wittelsbach 1344-1359 (15) died.