Countess Maud Herbert
“Whoever leads an auspicious life here and governs the commonwealth rightly, as my most noble father did, who promoted all piety and banished all ignorance, has a most certain way to heaven.” Henry the VIII of England
Countess Maud Herbert is my 16th Great Grandmother, she is from the Alda Tribble line in our family tree.
Maud Herbert, Countess of Northumberland was born in 1448 at Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales and died circa 27 July 1485. She was buried in Beverley Minster, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK (1) (2).
Parents: William Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke1 b. 1423 and Anne Devereaux1 b. between 1436 and 1442, d. 1486
Married: Henry Percy (1446-14899), 4th Earl of Northumberland, son of Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland and Alianore, Lady Poynings.
Children: Eleanor Percy, Duchess of Buckingham b. 1470, d. 13 Feb 1530.
- (S1388) Tudor Place, online http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/index.htm, Herbert1.
- (S1388) Tudor Place, online http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/index.htm, Herbert1, 27 Jul 1485/1495.
- Find A Grave Memorial # 101559676.
At some time between 1473 and 1476 Percy married Maud Herbert (1448 – 27 July 1485/1495), a daughter of William Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke (1423-1469) by his wife Anne Devereaux. They had eight children:Henry Percy, 5th Earl of Northumberland (14 January 1478 – 19 May 1527), who married Catherine Spencer. Alianore Percy, Duchess of Buckingham(4) (d. 1530), wife of Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham. Sir William Percy (d. 15 September 1540), who married firstly Agnes Constable and secondly Margaret Soothill, widow of Sir John Normanville. Alan Percy (born 1479), Master of St John's College, Cambridge Josceline Percy (1480–1532), who married Margaret Frost. Arundel Percy (1483–1544). Anne Percy, Countess of Arundel (27 July 1485 – 1552), second wife of William FitzAlan, 18th Earl of Arundel. Elizabeth Percy.
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Maud Percy, Countess of Northumberland’s Timeline
Birth of Maud Raglan, Pembrokeshire, Wales
1450 Age 2
christened on 1450 Monmouthshire, England, United Kingdom
1470 Age 22
Birth of Lady Joan Harris Alnwick, Northumberland, England
1474 Age 26
Birth of Eleanor Percy, Duchess of Buckingham Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
January 13, 1477 Age 29
Birth of Henry Percy, 5th Earl of Northumberland Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
1480 Age 32
Birth of Sir William Percy, Kt. Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
1481 Age 33
Birth of Allan Percy Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
1483 Age 35
Birth of Josceline Percy Leconfield, Yorkshire, England