John Neville, 3rd Baron Neville de Raby

John Neville, 3rd Baron Neville de Raby

John Neville, 3rd Baron Neville de Raby (1328 – 17 October 1388) was born at Castle Raby, County Durham, England to Ralph Neville, 2nd Baron Neville de Raby and Alice de Audley. He fought in the Battle of Neville's Cross on (17 October, 1346) as a Captain in his father's division. He was Knighted in 1360 and after his father's death in 1367 he succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron Neville of Raby. In 1368 he served as the English ambassdor to France. He was Admiral of the King's fleet and served in the wars against the Scots and French. He was made a Knight of the Garter in 1369. Neville married Maud Percy, daughter of Henry de Percy, 2nd Baron Percy and Idoine de Clifford. One of Maud's brothers was Henry de Percy, 3rd Lord Percy. After Maud died in 1379 John married a second time to Elizabeth Latimer, Baroness Latimer of Corby, the daughter of William le Latimer, 4th Lord Latimer.


Six children by Maud Percy
# Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland (1364-1425)
# Thomas de Nevill, 5th Baron Furnivall (1377-1406)
# Elizabeth de Neville b. 1379
# Alice de Nevile (1379-1433)
# Maud de Neville b. 1379
# Eleanor de Neville (1379-1441), married Ralph de Lumley, 1st Baron Lumley. They were parents to Catherine de Lumley.

Two Children by Elizabeth Latimer
# John de Neville, 6th Lord Latimer (1382-1430)
# Elizabeth de Neville, Baroness Latimer b. 1388


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ee also

*Baron Percy

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