My Beauchamp Ancestors

The name Beauchamp, Latinised to Bello Campo ("beautiful field", "fair field"), is borne by one of the most ancient Anglo-Norman families.

01. William De Beauchamp , son of Walcheline and Joan was born abt 1215 in Elmley Castle, Worcestershire, England.  He married Isabel De Mauduit, daughter of William Maudit and Alice De Newburg.  On the death of his father in 1236 he became hereditary Sheriff of Worcestershire which title he held until his own death.  William died in 1268. 

02. William De Beauchamp , 9th Earl of Warwick and son of William and Isabel was born in 1237 in England.  He was an English nobleman and soldier, described as a "vigorous and innovative military commander. He was active in the field against the Welsh for many years, and at the end of his life campaigned against the Scots. He married Maud FitzJohn, daughter of John FitzGeoffrey and Isabell Bigod.  William died about June 5, 1298 in Elmley, Worcestershire, England.

03a. Guy De Beauchamp , 10th Earl of Warwick and son of William and Maud was born in 1272 at Elmley Castle, Worchestershire, England.  He married Alice De Toeni.  Guy died on August 12, 1315. 

03b. Isabella De Beauchamp , daughter of William and Maud  of William and Maud was born in abt. 1263. 
She married (1) Sir Patrick De Chaworth in abt. 1281.  Isabella died abt. May 30, 1306.  I descend from their daughter Maud De Chaworth who married Henry Plantagenet, 3rd Earl of Lancaster.  She married (2) Hugh Le Despencer in 1286.  I descend from their son Hugh Le Despencer (c1286-1326) who married Alionore DeClare.

04. Thomas De Beauchamp , 11th Earl of Warwick and son of Guy and Alice was born in 1313 in abt. 1359 in Warwick Castle, Warwickshire, England. He married Katherine De Mortimer, daughter of Roger De Mortimer and Joan De Geneville.  He was an English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War.  In 1318 he became one of the founders and the third Knight of the Order of the Garter.  Thomas died on November 13, 1369 in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.

05. William De Beauchamp , 1st Baron Bergavenny and son of Thomas and Katherine was born in 1358 at Warwick Castle, Warwickshire, England.  He married Joan FitzAlan, daughter of Richard FitzAlan and Elizabeth De Bohun.  William died on May 8, 1411 in Abergavenny, England. 

06. Joan De Beauchamp , Countess of Ormond and daughter of William and Joan was born in 1396 in Abergavenny, England.  She married James Butler, son of James Butler and Anne Wells.  Joan died on August 3, 1430 in Surrey, England.  I descend from their daughter Elizabeth Butler who married John Talbot


Surnames that married into my Beauchamp family





My Descent From The Beauchamp Line

Generation Father Mother
25 William De Beauchamp (1215-)  Isabel De Mauduit (1227-1268)
24 William De Beauchamp (1237-1298)  Maud FitzGeoffrey (c1250-1301)
23 Guy De Beauchamp (1272-1315)  Alice De Toeni
22 Thomas De Beauchamp (1313-1369)  Katherine De Mortimer (1310-1369)
21  William De Beauchamp (1358-1411)  Joan FitzAlan (1375-1435)
20 James Butler (1392-1452)  Joan De Beauchamp (1396-1430)
19 John Talbot (1413-1460) Elizabeth Butler (1420-1473)
18 Sir Henry Vernon (1441-1515) Ann Talbot (1445-1494)
17 Sir Robert Corbet (1477-1513) Elizabeth Vernon (1481-1563)
16 Sir Richard Mainwaring (1499-1558) Dorothy Corbet (1498-)
15 Sir Arthur Mainwaring (1520-) Margaret Mainwaring (1521-)
14 Richard Cotton (1539-1602) Mary Mainwaring (1541-1578)
13 George Abell (1561-1631) Frances Cotton (1565-1630)
12 Robert Abell (1589) Joanna (1610-1671)
11 Caleb Abell (1646-1731) Margaret Post (1653-1700)
10 Zachariah Loomis (1681-1751) Joanna Abell (1682-1759)
9 Ebenezer Jones (1718-1800) Zerviah Loomis (1724-1808)
8 Miles Jones (1764-1812) Mehitable Adams (1771-1812)
7 Miles Jones (1794-1885) Pamelia Turner (1805-1883)
6 Darius Benjamin Jones (1834-1918) Marquerite Cowan (1835-1906)
5 Nathaniel Henry Hawk (1858-1944) Anna Irene Jones (1868-1936)
4 Ernest August Schwiening (1873-1944) Grace Myrtle Hawk (1885-1984)
3 William Edward Marshall (1901-1981) Irene Sophia Schwiening (1908-1992)
2 William Edward Marshall
1 Tod Howard Marshall

This page was added on 01/31/14 and last updated on 06/27/17

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