Ralph Neville, 2nd Baron Neville de Raby

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Ralph Neville
Baron Neville de Raby
Coat of Arms - Neville, Earls of Westmorland, and Barons Neville of Raby.png
Arms of Neville, Barons Neville of Raby
(Gules, a saltire Argent)
Died5 August 1367
Noble familyHouse of Neville
Spouse(s)Alice Audley
Euphemia Neville
John Neville, 3rd Baron Neville de Raby
Margaret Neville
Catherine Neville
Sir Ralph Neville
Robert Neville
William Neville
Eleanor Neville
Alexander Neville, Archbishop of York
Elizabeth Neville
Isabel Neville
Thomas Neville
Alice Neville
FatherRalph Neville, 1st Baron Neville de Raby
MotherEuphemia de Clavering

Ralph Neville, 2nd Baron Neville de Raby (c.1291 – 5 August 1367) was an English aristocrat, the son of Ralph Neville, 1st Baron Neville de Raby by Eupheme de Clavering.[a]

Neville led the English forces to victory against the Scottish king David II of Scotland at the Battle of Neville's Cross on 17 October 1346.[1]

Marriage and children[edit]

He married Alice de Audley (d. 1358), daughter of Hugh de Audley, 1st Lord Audley of Stratton Audley and Isolde le Rous, on 14 Jan 1326 with whom he had thirteen children:[1]

  1. Euphemia Neville (c 1327 - 1394), married firstly in 1344 Robert Clifford, Baron Clifford, secondly Reynold [Reginald]Lucy, son of Thomas Baron Lucy and thirdly Walter Heselarton, knight.
  2. John Neville, 3rd Baron Neville de Raby (1322/8–17 October 1388), married firstly Maud Percy and secondly Elizabeth Latimer and had issue with both
  3. Margaret Neville (12 February 1329 - 12 May 1372), married firstly William de Ros, 3rd Baron de Ros, by whom she had no issue, and secondly Henry Percy, 1st Earl of Northumberland, by whom she had issue. She also married Sir Jean William 6th Earl DeRoss with issue.
  4. Catherine Neville (c.1330 - 1 September 1361), married William Dacre, 2nd Baron Dacre of Gillesland
  5. Sir Ralph Neville (c.1332 - c.1380), married Elizabeth de Ledes
  6. Robert Neville of Eldon (c.1337), married Clara Pinckney
  7. William Neville (c.1338 - c.1391), married firstly Elizabeth Le Waleys and secondly Alice de St Philbert
  8. Eleanor Neville (c.1340), married Geoffrey Scrope
  9. Alexander Neville (c.1341 - 1392), Archbishop of York
  10. Elizabeth Neville (c.1343)
  11. Isabel Neville (c.1344), married Hugh FitzHugh FitzHenry
  12. Thomas Neville (c.1355)
  13. Alice Neville


[2] [3]


  1. ^ The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography uses a different numbering system and numbers him the 4th Baron Neville and his father the 3rd etc. (Tuck 2008).
  1. ^ a b Neville family.
  2. ^ "Some Descendants of the NEVILLE2 Family Related to George Washington 1st US President". ancestryregister.com. Retrieved 18 January 2015.
  3. ^ "- Person Page 10692". thepeerage.com. Retrieved 18 January 2015.


Peerage of England
Preceded by
Ralph Neville
Baron Neville de Raby
1331 – 1367
Succeeded by
John Neville