(* um 1314; † 26. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 20. Around the same time as, or before, his first expedition, he secretly married the 12-year-old Joan of Kent, daughter of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent and Margaret Wake, granddaughter of Edward I and Margaret of France. Thomas Holland, 2nd Baron Holand, and jure uxoris 1st Earl of Kent, KG (c. 1314 – 26 December 1360) was an English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War. He was from a gentry family in Upholland, Lancashire. Earl of Kent, und Joan of Kent. In his early military career, he fought in Flanders. Thomas was the son of Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent and Joan of Kent. Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England ===== "Thomas Holland (also known as de Holland), 2nd Earl of Kent, 3rd Baron Holand KG (1350/1354 – 25 April 1397) was an English nobleman and a councillor of his half-brother, King Richard II of England." Er war der Sohn von Robert Holand und Maud de La Zouche. Baron la Zouche of Ashby, https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Thomas_Holland,_1._Earl_of_Kent&oldid=204719258, Familienmitglied des Adelsgeschlechts Holland, „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, englischer Adliger und Militärkommandeur des Hundertjährigen Kriegs, Maud Holland († 1392) ⚭ (1) Sir Hugh Courtenay, ⚭ (2). Bei der Eroberung von Caen ergaben sich ihm Raoul II. He joined the expedition to Flanders in 1340, and took part in the battle of Sluys. He married Joan of Kent (1328-1385) 1346 JL . In 1342 he was sent to Bayonne with Sir John d'Artevelle to defend the Gascon frontier. 1314-1360. He was from a gentry family in Holland… Mai 1314; † 26. Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent, 1st Baron Holand, KG (c. 1314 – 26 December 1360) was an English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War. Born: 1314, Broughton, Buckinghamshire, England Christened: Died: 28 December 1360, Normandy, France Buried: Parents: Robert, 1st Lord Holland, (born about 1285, Up Holland, Lancashire, England, died 7 October 1328, Boreham Wood, Essex, England (he was beheaded) and Maud De La Zouche Dezember 1360 in Rouen, Normandie, Frankreich) war ein englischer Adliger und Militärkommandeur des Hundertjährigen Kriegs. SIR THOMAS HOLLAND, first Earl of Kent of the Holland family (d. 1360), soldier, was the second son of Sir Robert Holland of Holland, Lancashire, and Maud, daughter of Allan la Zouche of Ashby, Leicestershire. Ebenso wie sein jüngerer Bruder Otho Holland wurde er im April 1348 als Gründungsmitglied in den Hosenbandorden aufgenommen. Earl of Warwick. Knight of the Garter - 1376. 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During the long journey of the English forces through the French countryside in the summer of 1346, Sir Thomas is recorded as having at one point ridden up to a bridge the French had broken at Elbeuf, killing two enemy soldiers and crying: At the Battle of Crécy, Sir Thomas was one of the principal commanders in the vanguard under the Prince of Wales and he, afterwards, served at the Siege of Calais in 1346-7. Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent: | | | Thomas Holland or de Holand or Holand | | | ... World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled. Thomas Holland, 2nd Earl of Kent was born 1354 to Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent (1314-1360) and Joan of Kent (1328-1385) and died 25 April 1397 of unspecified causes. Help us build our profile of Joan of Kent and Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent! Person:522449. Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent was born 1314 to Robert de Holland, 1st Baron Holand (c1283-1328) and Maud la Zouche (c1290-1349) and died 26 December 1360 of unspecified causes. Earl of Kent, 1352 starb, übernahm er aus dem Recht seiner Ehefrau dessen Ländereien in Kent. November 1360 wurde ihm der Titel Earl of Kent neu verliehen, er starb aber nur wenige Tage später, bevor er als Earl an einer Versammlung des Parlamentes teilnehmen konnte.[1]. According to chronicler Jean le Bel, they recognized Sir Thomas and his knights from earlier military campaigns on the continent during which they had traveled and fought side-by-side. Ein weiterer Sohn, John, wurde später zum Earl of Huntingdon und Duke of Exeter erhoben. Thomas Holland was born in Upholand, Lancashire, in 1350. Diese Ehe wurde 1349 annulliert, als die erste Ehe nachgewiesen wurde. Als entscheidend für seine Karriere erwies sich die zweite Heirat seiner Mutter, die 1361 den Thronfolger Edward of Woodstock heiratete. Duke of Exeter sowie zwei Schwestern. Als sein Schwager John, 3. Holland died of illness[9] in Normandy on 28 December 1360. August 1346) war er einer der obersten Befehlshaber unter dem 16-jährigen Prince of Wales Edward of Woodstock; nach der Schlacht von Crécy nahm er an der Belagerung von Calais (1346/47) teil. Earl of Kent und Margaret Wake, somit Enkelin des Königs Eduard I. Während seines Feldzugs in Frankreich schloss Joan eine zweite Ehe mit William Montague, dem Earl of Salisbury, in dessen Haushalt Thomas Holland Seneschall gewesen war. By the time of the Crécy campaign, he had apparently lost one of his eyes.[1]. Also known as Thomas de Holand. In 1346, he attended King Edward III into Normandy in the immediate retinue of the Earl of Warwick; and, at the taking of Caen, the Count of Eu and Guînes, Constable of France, and the Count De Tancarville surrendered themselves to him as prisoners. He was a son of Robert de Holland, 1st Baron Holand and Maud la Zouche. Arms of Sir Thomas Holland, KG. He married Alice FitzAlan (c1350-1416) 10 April 1364 JL . Royal families were quite intermarried; descendants of Joan of Kent included many notables. 1350-1397. de Brienne, der Connétable von Frankreich, und der Graf von Tancarville als seine Gefangenen. He was engaged, in 1340, in the English expedition into Flanders and sent, two years later, with Sir John D'Artevelle to Bayonne, to defend the Gascon frontier against the French. He succeeded to the barony of Holland in 1360, on the death of his father, and in … Other resolutions: 218 × 240 pixels | 436 × 480 pixels | 698 × 768 pixels | 931 × 1,024 pixels | 600 × 660 pixels. Thomas Holland, 1. YouTube Encyclopedic. Date of death. Dezember 1360) war ein englischer Adliger und Militärkommandeur des Hundertjährigen Kriegs. However, during his absence on foreign service, Joan, under pressure from her family, contracted another marriage with William Montacute, 2nd Earl of Salisbury (of whose household Holland had been seneschal). [3] This latter incident is remarkable, being one of the very few recorded instances of true mercy (as opposed to the ransom-motivated sparing of prisoners) shown to any of the inhabitants during the otherwise luridly barbaric sacking of Caen, during which many women and girls were raped [4] and an estimated 5,000 French were killed, the vast majority civilians. [5] It is unrecorded, however, to what extent Sir Thomas and his men were successful. Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent, 1st Baron Holand, KG (c. 1314 – 26 December 1360) was an English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War. 1346 begleitete er den König Eduard III. He was the eldest surviving son of Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent, and Joan "The Fair Maid of Kent". 1328-1385. 1. 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