William de Beauchamp, 1st Baron Bergavenny

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Sir William Beauchamp, 1st Baron Bergavenny, KG

William de Beauchamp, 1st Baron Bergavenny, KG (circa 1343 – 8 May 1411) was an English peer.

A younger son of Thomas de Beauchamp, 11th Earl of Warwick and Katherine Mortimer, he was summoned to Parliament on 23 July 1392 as "Willilmo Beauchamp de Bergavenny", by which he is held to have become Baron Bergavenny.

Marriage and heirs[edit]

On 23 July 1392, he married Lady Joan FitzAlan, daughter of the Richard FitzAlan, 11th Earl of Arundel and Elizabeth de Bohun, and they had the following children:



Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
New Creation
Baron Bergavenny
Succeeded by
Richard de Beauchamp