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Richard "Copped Hat" FitzAlan, 5th (10th) Earl of Arundel

Male 1313 - 1375  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Richard "Copped Hat" FitzAlan  [1
    Suffix 5th (10th) Earl of Arundel 
    Nickname Copped Hat 
    Born Between 1306 and 1313  Arundel, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Acceded 1347 
    Name Copped Hat 
    _FSFTID 94T3-WFZ 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=94T3-WFZ 
    Died 24 Jan 1375  Arundel, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Lewes Priory, Lewes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Knight of the Garter. Being restored by parliament in the 4th ye ar of Edward III, had the castle of Arundel (which had been given to Edmun d, E. Kent, the king's uncle,) rendered to him, and thus became the 5° Ear l. In the 7th year of Edward III, he was constituted Governor of Chirke Ca stle, co. Denbigh, and the ensuing year had a grant of the inheritan ce of that castle, with all the territories thereunto belonging, being pa rt of the possession of Roger Mortimer, the attained E. March; he was so on afterwards made Governor of Porchester Castle, and the same year h ad a command in the wars of Scotland, where he continued engaged for sever al years. After this he was constituted admiral of the western seas, and G overnor of Caernarvon Castle. In the 14th year of Edward III, he embark ed in the French wars, and participated in the glories of the subsequent c ampaigns. He was at the siege of Vannes, the relief of Thouars, and the im mortal battle of Cressy. Besides his great military services, the Earl w as frequently employed in diplomatic missions of the first importance, a nd was esteemed one of the most eminent generals and statesmen of the e ra in which he lived.

      http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/FITZALAN.htm#Richard "Copped Hat"FITZALAN ( 5º E. Arundel)

      Acceded: 1347

      Earl of Surrey 9th. The Complete Peerage vol.XIIpI,p.512.
      Weir shows all the children as Eleanor's but the Compleat Peerage says
      otherwise.

      http://www.hull.ac.uk/php/cssbct/cgi-bin/gedlkup.php/n=royal?royal02289

      Our lines of ascent runs to Maud Marshal, Marshall of England through bo th of her marriages.

      1st Marriage Hugh of Norfolk Bigod, 3rd Earl of Norfolk
      our line runs through their third child Isabel de Bigod.

      ALICE OF ARUNDEL15 FITZALAN, LADY, ELEANOR14 PLANTAGENET, MAUD13 CHAWORT H, ISABELLA12 DE BEAUCHAMP, MAUD11 FITZJOHN, ISABEL10 DE BIGOD,

      2nd Marriage William de Warren, 6th Earl of Warren & Surrey
      our line runs through their first son John de Warren, 7th Earl of Warr en & Surrey

      ALICE OF ARUNDEL6 FITZALAN, LADY, Richard Fitzalan, 10th Earl of Arundel 5, ALICE4 DE WARENNE, WILLIAM3 DE WARENNE, JOHN2 DE WARREN, 7TH EARL OF WA RREN & SURREY
    Person ID I3666  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2015 

    Father Edmund FitzAlan, 4th (9th) Earl of Arundel,   b. Abt 1 May 1285, Marlborough Castle, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1326, Hereford, England, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Mother Alice de Warenne, Countess of Arundel,   d. Bef 23 May 1338 
    Relationship Unknown 
    Married 1305  Arundel, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage 1305 
    Alt. Marriage 
    • Arundel, Sussex, England
    Family ID F1281  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Isabel Despencer, Countess of Arundel,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 9 Feb 1320  King´s Chapel, Avering-At-Bower, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (contracted in minority and under constraint) – Divorced 1345
    Children 
     1. Edmund Arundel FitzAlan,   b. 1327,   d. 1377  (Age 50 years)
     2. Mary FitzAlan,   b. 1332, Corfham, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1396  (Age 64 years)
     3. Phillippa FitzAlan,   b. Bef 1349,   d. 30 Sep 1393  (Age ~ 44 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F416  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Eleanor Plantagenet, Countess of Arundel,   b. 1311, Grosmont Castle, Monmouth, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1372, Arundel Castle, Arundel, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1344  Ditton Church, Stoke Pogis, Buckingham, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage 5 Feb 1345 
    Alt. Marriage 
    • Ditton Church, Stoke Poges, Buckingham
    Children 
     1. Mary FitzAlan,   b. 1332, Corfham, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1396  (Age 64 years)
     2. Eleanor FitzAlan,   b. 1335,   d. 1356  (Age 21 years)
     3. Joan FitzAlan, Countess Hereford,   b. Between 1345 and 1351, Arundel, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1419, Saffran Walden, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     4. Richard FitzAlan, 6th (11th) Earl Arundel,   b. 1346,   d. 21 Sep 1397  (Age 51 years)
     5. John FitzAlan, 1st Baron of Maltravers,   b. Bef 1349, Echingham, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1379, Priory, Lewes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
     6. Alice of Arundel FitzAlan, Lady,   b. 1352, Arundel, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1415  (Age 63 years)
     7. Thomas FitzAlan, Archbishop of Canterbury,   b. 1353,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F1042  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S27] http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/.