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Biography of Catherine Blount 1518-1559

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On 12 Oct 1485 John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy 1450-1485 (35) died. His son [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (7) succeeded 4th Baron Mountjoy.

Around 1497 [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (19) and Elizabeth Saye Baroness Mountjoy were married. Elizabeth Saye Baroness Mountjoy by marriage Baroness Mountjoy.

In Jul 1509 [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (31) and Inez Venegas Baroness Mountjoy were married. Inez Venegas Baroness Mountjoy by marriage Baroness Mountjoy.

In Feb 1515 [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (37) and [her mother] Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy -1521 were married. [her mother] Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy -1521 by marriage Baroness Mountjoy.

Around 1518 Catherine Blount 1518-1559 was born to [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (40) and [her mother] Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy -1521.

On 25 Oct 1519 Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1538 and [her half-sister] Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (15) were married. [her half-sister] Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (15) by marriage Countess Devon 4C 1511.

On 08 Jun 1521 [her mother] Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy -1521 died.

On 29 Jul 1523 [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (45) and Dorothy Grey Baroness Mountjoy Baroness Willoughby Broke Baroness Latimer 1480-1552 (43) were married. Dorothy Grey Baroness Mountjoy Baroness Willoughby Broke Baroness Latimer 1480-1552 (43) by marriage Baroness Mountjoy.

On 08 Nov 1534 [her father] William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (56) died. His son [her brother] Charles Blount 5th Baron Mountjoy 1518-1544 (16) succeeded 5th Baron Mountjoy.

In 1536 Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex 3rd Count Eu -1540 and [her half-sister] Mary Blount 1498-1555 (38) were married (he was her first cousin twice removed). [her half-sister] Mary Blount 1498-1555 (38) by marriage Countess Essex 5C 1461, Count Eu.

On 03 Sep 1553 [her nephew] Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon 1527-1556 (26) was created 1st Earl Devon 5C 1553.

In 1555 [her half-sister] Mary Blount 1498-1555 (57) died.

On 18 Sep 1556 [her nephew] Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon 1527-1556 (29) died. His fourth cousin William Courtenay 2nd Earl Devon 1529-1557 (27) de jure 2nd Earl Devon 5C 1553. Elizabeth Paulett Countess Devon by marriage Countess Devon 5C 1553.

On 25 Sep 1558 [her half-sister] Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (54) died.

Before 1559 [her husband] Maurice Berkeley Standard Bearer 1506-1581 and Catherine Blount 1518-1559 were married.

After 1559 [her husband] Maurice Berkeley Standard Bearer 1506-1581 and Elizabeth Sands -1585 were married.

On 25 Feb 1559 Catherine Blount 1518-1559 (41) died. In 1585 Elizabeth Sands -1585 died. On 11 Aug 1581 [her husband] Maurice Berkeley Standard Bearer 1506-1581 (75) died. Church of St Mary Bruton. Recumbent effigies of himself and two wives in an Easter sepulchre-type recess with double round arched front, Corinthian pilasters and strapwork panels. Ruff. Panel with quartered arms 1  2 probably , possibly Wotton Arms 3 Unknown Arms 4 probably , possibly , overall a Crescent.

[her former husband] John Champernowne and Catherine Blount 1518-1559 were married.

[her son] Henry Berkeley -1601 was born to [her former husband] Maurice Berkeley Standard Bearer 1506-1581 and Catherine Blount 1518-1559.

Robert Denys -1592 and [her half-sister] Mary Blount 1498-1555 were married.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Blount

Royal Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 21 Grand Daughter of Æthelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 16 Grand Daughter of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth King Powys King Gwynedd -999

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 18 Grand Daughter of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Daughter of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth King Powys King Gwynedd -999

Kings England: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Daughter of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 21 Grand Daughter of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine I King Franks 778-840

Kings France: Great x 13 Grand Daughter of Henry I King France 1008-1060

Ancestry

Father: William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 8 x great grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandFather: John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy 1450-1485 11 x great grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great GrandFather: Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy 1416-1474 10 x great grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Blount 1390-1456 9 x great grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Blount 1348-1403 8 x great grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sancha Toledo

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Gresley 1393-1456

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Gresley 1367-1445

Great GrandMother: Helena Byron Baroness Mountjoy

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Byron 1371-1465

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Byron 1329-1397

GrandMother: Lora Berkeley Countess Ormonde 7 x great granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: Edward Berkeley 1434-1506 6 x great grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 1397-1460 5 x great grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Berkeley 1352-1428 4 x great grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

Great x 2 GrandMother: Lora Fitzhugh 6 x great granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh 1358-1425

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey Baroness Fitzhugh -1427 5 x great granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Mother: Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy -1521

GrandFather: Henry Keble Lord Major of London -1517