John Of LANCASTER

Male 1389 - 1435  (46 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Of LANCASTER was born 20 Jun 1389 (son of Henry IV King Of ENGLAND and Mary DE BOHUN); died 14-15 Sep 1435, Rouen.

    Notes:

    Name:
    John of Lancaster, created Earl of Kendal, Duke of Bedford 16 May 1414, Regent of France September 1422, died at Rouen in the night of 14-15 Sep 1435, buried there.

    John married Anne Of BURGUNDY 17 Apr 1432, Church of St. John, Troyes. Anne (daughter of John The Fearless Duke Of BURGUNDY and Margaret Of BAVARIA) died 14 Nov 1432. [Group Sheet]

    John married Jacquetta Of LUXEMBOURG 22 Apr 1433, Therouenne. Jacquetta (daughter of Pierre Of LUXEMBOURG and Marguerite DE BAUX) was born 1415; died 30 May 1472. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Henry IV King Of ENGLAND was born 04 Apr 1366, Bolingbroke Castle, England (son of John Of GAUNT and Blanche Of LANCASTER); died 20 Mar 1413, Jerusalem Chamber, Westminster Abbey; was buried , Canterbury Cathedral.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: 2nd Duke of Lancaster
    • Fact: 1st Duke of Hereford
    • Name: Henry IV Of Bolingbroke

    Notes:

    Name:
    Henry IV of England (of Bolingbroke), K.G., Earl of Hereford and Northampton 'jure uxoris', only surviving son and heir, was born at Bolingbroke Castle, co. Lincoln, in April 1366. He was married for the first time at Arundel Castle between 30 July 1380 and 10 Feb 1381 to Mary De Bohun, younger daughter and co-heiress of Humphrey de Bohun, 7th and last Earl of Hereford, 6th Earl of Essex and 2nd Earl of Northampton, by Joan Fitz Alan, daughter of Richard Fitz Alan, 9th Earl of Arundel. She was born about 1370 and was aged eleven at time of marriage. She died at Peterborough Castle aged twenty-four after the birth of her youngest child on 4 July 1394, and was buried in Canterbury Cathedral. From 1394 he devoted himself to work in Parliament and Council. He was created Duke of Hereford on 29 Sep 1397. Very soon afterwards began a quarrel with Thomas Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk, which was ended by the banishment of both Dukes in September 1398. On his father's death in February 1399, Henry succeeded him as Duke of Lancaster, Earl of Lincoln and Leicester, and deposed his cousin King Richard II. He was declared King of England by Parliament on 30 Sep 1399, as Henry IV, and was crowned King of England on 13 Oct. 1399.

    Henry married Mary DE BOHUN Between 30 Jul 1380 and 10 Feb 1381, Arundel Castle. Mary (daughter of Humphrey IX DE BOHUN, K.G. and Joan FITZ ALAN) was born Abt 1366, Hereford, England; died 04 Jul 1394, Peterborough Castle, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England; was buried 06 Jul 1394, Leicester. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary DE BOHUN was born Abt 1366, Hereford, England (daughter of Humphrey IX DE BOHUN, K.G. and Joan FITZ ALAN); died 04 Jul 1394, Peterborough Castle, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England; was buried 06 Jul 1394, Leicester.
    Children:
    1. Son of ENGLAND was born Apr 1382; died , Infancy.
    2. Henry V King Of ENGLAND was born 09 Aug 1387, Monmouth, England; died 31 Aug 1422, Bois De Vincennes, France; was buried , Chapel of the Confessor, Westminster Abbey.
    3. Thomas Of LANCASTER was born Bef 01 Oct 1388, Kenilworth; died 22 Mar 1421, Killed - Battle of Bauge.
    4. 1. John Of LANCASTER was born 20 Jun 1389; died 14-15 Sep 1435, Rouen.
    5. Humphrey Of GLOUCESTER was born 3 Oct 1390; died 23 Feb 1447, Bury St. Edmunds.
    6. Blanche Of LANCASTER was born 1392, Peterborough Castle, England; died 21 May 1409, Germany.
    7. Philippa Of LANCASTER was born 04 Jul 1394; died 05 Jan 1430, Chapel of St. Anna in the Convent of Vadstena.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Of GAUNT was born Mar 1340, St Bavon's Abbey, Ghent, Flanders (son of Edward III King Of ENGLAND and Philippa Of HAINAULT); died 03 Feb 1399, Leicester Castle, England; was buried , St.Paul's Cathedral, London, England.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: John Plantagenet
    • Fact: Knight of the Garter
    • Fact: Prince of England
    • Fact: 2nd Duke of Lancaster
    • Fact: 5th Earl of Lancaster, Derby, Lincoln, and Leicester
    • Fact: 20 Sep 1342, Earl of Richmond
    • Fact: 13 Nov 1362, Duke Of Lancaster
    • Fact: Sep 1371, Titular King of Castile and Leon
    • Fact: 2 Mar 1390, Duke of Aquitaine

    Notes:

    [Hulett FTW from MC Scott.FTW]

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    http://www.dcs.hull.ac.uk/cgi-bin/gedlkup/n=royal?royal01236
    Earl of Richmond. Some say born Jun 1340, but see CP vol.XIV,p.421.Earl of Derby, Lincoln. Duke of Aquitaine. Lord of Beaufort & Nogent.Burke says he died at Ely House, Holborn King of Castile & Leon. Lord of Bergerac & Roche-sur-Yon. The Complete Peerage vol.VII,pp.410-416 & vol.XIV,p.421.

    John of Lancaster (f Gaunt), Duke of Lancaster, fourth son, was married for the third time at Lincoln Cathedral on 13 Jan. 1395/6 to Katherine De Roet, widow of Hugh Swynford, Knt., of Coleby and Ketelthorpe, co., Lincoln. (died 1372), and younger daughter and co-heiress of Pain de Roet, Knt., Guienne King of Arms, a Hainaulter, and one of the knights of Queen Philippe's household. She was born probably in Hainault, about 1350 and had formerly been the governess to his daughters, and then his mistress, and by her he had children, born before marriage. The marriage was ratified and confirmed during the Great Schism by the Roman pope, Boniface IX. Their three sons were legitimised, with the assent of parliament, on 9 Feb. 1396/7, the patent confirmed by King Henry IV of 10 Feb. 1406/7, but with a saving clause barring them from succession to the throne. Their children were given the name Beaufort from their father's (lost) castle in Champagne which had devolved on him through his first wife, Blanche of Lancaster, a descendant of Blanche d'Artois who had purchased the lordship of Beaufort in 1270.

    Name:
    He was created Earl of Richmond on 20 Sep 1342. He was created Duke of Lancaster on 13 Nov 1362 in consequence of the marriage, and was ancestor of the Lancastrian Kings of England. In her right (Constance De Castille) John assumed in September 1371 the title of King of Castille and Leon. From 1376 until his death his diplomatic and military services in France and Guienne, and in Scotland, and his Spanish expedition (1386-88) formed interludes in the factious life of politics in which, as eldest uncle of King Richard II and his chief subject, he was involved. He was created Duke of Aquitaine on 2 Mar 1390.

    John married Blanche Of LANCASTER 19 May 1359, Queen's Chapel, Reading. Blanche (daughter of Henry "The Wryneck" Of GROSMENT and Isabel DE BEAUMONT) was born 25 Mar 1345; died 12 Sep 1368, Bolingbroke Castle; was buried , St. Paul's Cathedral. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Blanche Of LANCASTER was born 25 Mar 1345 (daughter of Henry "The Wryneck" Of GROSMENT and Isabel DE BEAUMONT); died 12 Sep 1368, Bolingbroke Castle; was buried , St. Paul's Cathedral.
    Children:
    1. Philippa Of LANCASTER was born 31 Mar 1360, Leicester; died 19 Jul 1415, Odivelas, near Lisbon; was buried , Batalha.
    2. John Of LANCASTER was born Abt 1362; died , young; was buried , St. Mary's Church.
    3. Edward Of LANCASTER was born Abt 1365; died , young; was buried , St. Mary's Church.
    4. Elizabeth Of LANCASTER was born 21 Feb 1363/4; died 24 Nov 1425; was buried , Burford Church, Salop.
    5. John Of LANCASTER was born Bef 4 May 1366; died , young.
    6. 2. Henry IV King Of ENGLAND was born 04 Apr 1366, Bolingbroke Castle, England; died 20 Mar 1413, Jerusalem Chamber, Westminster Abbey; was buried , Canterbury Cathedral.
    7. Isabel Of LANCASTER was born Abt 1368; died , young.

  3. 6.  Humphrey IX DE BOHUN, K.G. was born 25 Mar 1342 (son of Sir William DE BOHUN and Elizabeth DE BADLESMERE); died 16 Jan 1372/3; was buried , Walden Abbey, Essex, England.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: 7th Earl of Hereford, Essex and Northampton

    Notes:

    Humphrey was buried "at the feet of his father".

    Name:
    Humphrey de Bohun, K.G., Earl of Northampton, Hereford and Essex, Hereditary Constable of England.

    His vast estates were divided between his two daughters: Brecknock and the Lordships in the Marches descending through the elder to the family of Stafford; and the Dukedom of Hereford becoming merged in the Crown, on the accession of Henry IV to the throne.

    Humphrey married Joan FITZ ALAN Aft 09 Sep 1359, Norfolk, England. Joan (daughter of Sir Richard II Copped Hat FITZ ALAN and Alianor Of LANCASTER) was born 1347, Arundel, Essex, England; died 07 Apr 1419, Saffran Walden, Essex, England; was buried , Walden Abbey. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Joan FITZ ALAN was born 1347, Arundel, Essex, England (daughter of Sir Richard II Copped Hat FITZ ALAN and Alianor Of LANCASTER); died 07 Apr 1419, Saffran Walden, Essex, England; was buried , Walden Abbey.
    Children:
    1. 3. Mary DE BOHUN was born Abt 1366, Hereford, England; died 04 Jul 1394, Peterborough Castle, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England; was buried 06 Jul 1394, Leicester.
    2. Alianor DE BOHUN was born 1366, Hereford, England; died 03 Oct 1399, Minoresess Convent, Aldgate, Middlesex, England; was buried , Chapel of St. Edmund, Westminster Abbey.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Edward III King Of ENGLAND was born 13 Nov 1312, Windsor, England (son of Edward II and Isabella Of FRANCE); died 21 Jun 1377, Sheen Palace, Surrey, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, London, England.

    Other Events:

    • Burial: Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England
    • Fact: Between 1327 and 1377, King of England
    • Crowned: 02 Feb 1327, Westminster Abbey
    • Death: 21 Jun 1377, Shene Palace, Surrey, England

    Notes:

    [Hulett FTW from MC Scott.FTW]

    [ingram1.FTW]

    http://www.dcs.hull.ac.uk/cgi-bin/gedlkup/n=royal?royal01229
    Reigned 1327-1377. Edward assumed effective power in 1330 after imprisoning his mother and executing her lover Roger de Mortimer who had murdered his father; therafter his reign was dominated by military adventures. His victory in Scotland, especially at Haildon Hill 1333 encouraged him to plan (1363) the union of England and Scotland. Through his mother he claimed the French throne thus starting (1337) the Hundred years war. His son John of Gaunt dominated the government during his last years. Died of a Stroke.

    Edward married Philippa Of HAINAULT 24 Jan 1328, York Minster, York, Yorkshire, England. Philippa (daughter of William III and Jeanne Of VALOIS) was born 24 Jun 1311, Valenciennes; died 15 Aug 1369, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Philippa Of HAINAULT was born 24 Jun 1311, Valenciennes (daughter of William III and Jeanne Of VALOIS); died 15 Aug 1369, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

    Other Events:

    • Crowned: 18 Feb 1330, Westminster Abbey
    • Death: 14 Aug 1369, Windsor Castle

    Children:
    1. Edward 'the black prince' Of ENGLAND was born 15 Jun 1330, Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England; died 08 Jun 1376, Westminster Palace; was buried , Canterbury Cathedral.
    2. Isabel Of WOODSTOCK was born 16 Jun 1332, Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England; died Bef 07 Oct 1382, London; was buried , Grey Friars, Newgate, Middlesex, England.
    3. JoanJoanna Of WOODSTOCK was born Abt Feb 1335, Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England; died 02 Sep 1348, Bayonne; was buried , Bayonne Cathedral.
    4. William Of HATFIELD was born Bef 16 Feb 1337, Hatfield, England; died Bef 08 Jul 1337; was buried , King's Langley, Hertfordshire.
    5. Lionel Of ANTWERP was born 29 Nov 1338, Antwerp, Belgium; died 17 Oct 1368, Alba, Piedmont, Italy; was buried , Clare Priory, Suffolk.
    6. 4. John Of GAUNT was born Mar 1340, St Bavon's Abbey, Ghent, Flanders; died 03 Feb 1399, Leicester Castle, England; was buried , St.Paul's Cathedral, London, England.
    7. Edmund Of LANGLEY was born 05 Jun 1341, King's Langley, Hertfordshire, England; died 01 Aug 1402, Langley, Hertfordshire, England; was buried , Church of the Mendicant Friars, Langley.
    8. Blanche Princess Of ENGLAND was born Mar 1342; died Mar 1342, Tower of London; was buried , Chapel of St. Peter, Westminster Abbey.
    9. Mary Princess Of ENGLAND was born Between 09 and 10 Oct 1344, Walton near Winchester, England; died Between 1361 and 1362; was buried , Abbey Church, Abingdon, Berkshire, England.
    10. Margaret Princess Of ENGLAND was born 20 Jul 1346, Windsor, England; died Aft 01 Oct 1361; was buried , Abbey Church, Abingdon, Berkshire, England.
    11. William Of WINDSOR was born Bef 24 Jun 1348, Windsor, England; died Sep 1348; was buried 05 Sep 1348, St.Edmund's Chapel, Westminster Abbey.
    12. Thomas Of GLOUCESTER was born 07 Jan 1354/5, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England; died Between 08 and 15 Sep 1397, Murdered at Calais, Pas-De-Calais, France; was buried , Westminster Abbey.

  3. 10.  Henry "The Wryneck" Of GROSMENT was born Abt 1300, Grosmont Castle, Grosmont, Monmouthshire, England (son of Henry Of LANCASTER and Maud DE CHAWORTH); died 24 Mar 1361, Leicester, England; was buried , Leicester Abbey.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Seneschal of England
    • Fact: Earl of Derby, Lincoln and Leicester
    • Fact: Duke of Lancaster
    • Fact: First Founder Knight of the Garter
    • Fact: The Good Duke

    Notes:

    Henry died of the plague in Leicester.

    Also known as the Good Duke, Duke of Lancaster, Earl of Derby, Lincoln and Leicester, Seneschal of England, First Founder Knight of the Garter.

    Name:
    His father having become blind about 1330, he early became prominent in public affairs. He was created Earl of Derby on 16 Mar 1336/7, and was summoned as such to Parliament in April 1337. He succeeded his father as Earl of Lancaster and Leicester and Steward of England in 1345. He was a Founder Knight of the Order of the Garter. He was created Earl of Lincoln on 20 Aug 1349, and Duke of Lancaster on 6 Mar 1350/1. By David II, King of Scotland, he was created Earl of Moray. His military activities (at that day including fighting at sea) filled his whole life from youth to within a few months of his death. Henry of Lancaster, Duke of Lancaster, died testate of the plague at Leicester on 24 Mar 1360/1 and was buried in the church of the Newark.

    Henry married Isabel DE BEAUMONT Abt 1334. Isabel (daughter of Henry DE BEAUMONT, Knt. and Alice COMYN) died Aft 24 Mar 1356; was buried , Leicester Abbey. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Isabel DE BEAUMONT (daughter of Henry DE BEAUMONT, Knt. and Alice COMYN); died Aft 24 Mar 1356; was buried , Leicester Abbey.

    Notes:

    Isabel is the daughter of Henry de Beaumont (d. March 10, 1339-1340), Lord Beaumont, Earl of Buchan, and his wife Alice Comyn (d. Bef August 10, 1349) (daughter of Alexander Comyn, Sheriff of Aberdeen.

    They had 2 daughters: Maud and Blanche

    Children:
    1. 5. Blanche Of LANCASTER was born 25 Mar 1345; died 12 Sep 1368, Bolingbroke Castle; was buried , St. Paul's Cathedral.
    2. Maud Of LANCASTER was born 4 Apr 1335; died 10 Apr 1362, Died of pestilence.

  5. 12.  Sir William DE BOHUN was born Between 1310 and 1312 (son of Humphrey VIII DE BOHUN and Elizabeth PLANTAGENET); died 16 Sep 1360; was buried , Walden Abbey, Essex.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Knight of Garter
    • Fact: 16 Mar 1336/7, 6th Earl of Northampton

    Notes:

    Twin with Edward.

    Name:
    He assisted King Edward III in the seizure of the Earl of March in 1330, and from that time was one of the King's most active councillors. He was created EARL OF NORTHAMPTON on 16 Mar 1336/7. On 24 June 1340 he took a leading part in the King's victory at Sluys, and was with him at the siege of Tournay. He fought at Crecy on 26 Aug 1346, and participated in the siege of Calais. In later years he frequently had licenses to export wool, both as a means of recouping his expenses and on the King's behalf.

    William married Elizabeth DE BADLESMERE 1335/1338. Elizabeth (daughter of Bartholomew DE BADLESMERE and Margaret DE CLARE) was born 1313; died 08 Jun 1356; was buried , Black Friars, Badlesmere, Kent, England. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Elizabeth DE BADLESMERE was born 1313 (daughter of Bartholomew DE BADLESMERE and Margaret DE CLARE); died 08 Jun 1356; was buried , Black Friars, Badlesmere, Kent, England.
    Children:
    1. 6. Humphrey IX DE BOHUN, K.G. was born 25 Mar 1342; died 16 Jan 1372/3; was buried , Walden Abbey, Essex, England.
    2. Elizabeth DE BOHUN was born , Derbyshire, England; died 03 Apr 1385; was buried , Lewes Priory.

  7. 14.  Sir Richard II Copped Hat FITZ ALAN was born Abt 1313, Arundel, Sussex, England (son of Sir Edmund FITZ ALAN and Alice DE WARENNE); died 24 Jan 1375/6, Arundel, Sussex, England; was buried , Lewes, Sussex, England.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: 9th Earl of Arundel and Warenne
    • Name: Richard Fitz-Alan II

    Notes:

    In 1345 Richard repudiated his wife, Isabella, on the ground that he had never consented to the marriage; he received "papal recognition of the nullity of the union."

    Name:
    Isabel Le Despener, was born about 1312. She was married in the King's Chapel at Havering-atte-Bower on 9 Feb 1320/1, she being about eight years of age, to Richard Fitz Alan (Copped Hat), 3rd Earl of Arundel and 4th Earl of Surrey, son and heir of Edmund Fitz Alan, 8th Earl of Arundel, Baron of Oswestry, co. Salop, Baron of Clun, co. Salop, by Alice, daughter of William de Warenne. He was born about 1313, and was about seven years of age at time of marriage. In 1330-1 he was fully restored in blood and honours and obtained restitution of the Castle and honour of Arundel, becoming Earl of Arundel. Their marriage was annulled by Papal mandate on 4 Dec 1344 on the ground of his minority and of his never having willingly consented to the match. He took a distinguished part the wars with France, was Admiral of the West 1340-41 and 1345-47, commanded the second division at the Battle of Crecy, and was at the fall of Calais in 1347.

    Richard married Alianor Of LANCASTER 05 Feb 1344/5, Ditton. Alianor (daughter of Henry Of LANCASTER and Maud DE CHAWORTH) was born Abt 1318, Grismond Castle, Monmouthshire, England; died 11 Jan 1372, Arundel, Sussex, England; was buried , Lewes Priory. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Alianor Of LANCASTER was born Abt 1318, Grismond Castle, Monmouthshire, England (daughter of Henry Of LANCASTER and Maud DE CHAWORTH); died 11 Jan 1372, Arundel, Sussex, England; was buried , Lewes Priory.

    Other Events:

    • Name: Eleanor Plantagenet

    Children:
    1. Eleanor FITZ ALAN was born Abt 1354.
    2. Alice FITZ ALAN was born Abt 1352, Arundel, Sussex, England; died 17 Mar 1415/6.
    3. 7. Joan FITZ ALAN was born 1347, Arundel, Essex, England; died 07 Apr 1419, Saffran Walden, Essex, England; was buried , Walden Abbey.
    4. Richard FITZ ALAN was born 1346, Arundel, Essex, England; died 21 Sep 1397, Executed at Cheapside; was buried , Church of the Augustin Friars, London, England.
    5. Sir John DE ARUNDEL was born , of Betchworth, Surrey; died 15 Dec 1379, Perished at sea; was buried , Priory, Lewes, Sussex, England.
    6. Thomas FITZ ALAN was born Abt 1353, Arundel, Sussex, England; died 19 Feb 1414; was buried , Canterbury Cathedral, London, Middlesex, England.
    7. Mary FITZ ALAN was born Abt 1356, Arundel, Sussex, England; died Bef 24 Jan 1376.