25 Nov 1233 Battle of Monmouth
On 25 Nov 1233 Baldwin Guines III Count Guînes fought the rebel forces of Richard Marshal 3rd Earl Pembroke (42) at Monmouth during the Battle of Monmouth. John Monmouth took control of Monmouth following the battle.
01 Apr 1234 Battle of the Curragh (Curragh Plain)
On 01 Apr 1234 the forces loyal to Henry III, commanded by Walter Lacy Lord Meath (68) , Hugh Lacy (58) and Maurice Fitzgerald 2nd Lord Offaly defeated the rebel army of Richard Marshal 3rd Earl Pembroke (43) at Curragh Plain during the Battle of the Curragh. Richard Marshal 3rd Earl Pembroke (43) was wounded and captured, and imprisoned in Kilkenny Castle where he subequently died two weeks later.
14 Jan 1236 Wedding of Henry III and Eleanor of Provence (Canterbury Cathedral)
On 14 Jan 1236 Henry III King England (28) and Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England were married at Canterbury Cathedral by Edmund Rich Archbishop Canterbury [Wedding of Henry III and Eleanor of Provence].
14 Jan 1236 Crowning of Eleanor of Provence (Westminster Abbey)
22 Jun 1239 Christening of Edward I (Westminster Abbey)
On 22 Jun 1239 Edward "Longshanks" I King England was christened at Westminster Abbey during the Christening of Edward I with Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex (35) as godfather. He was named after Edward "Confessor" King England (236)
21 Jul 1242 Battle of Taillebourg
On 21 Jul 1242 the forces of Henry III King England (34) and Hugh Lusignan XI Count Lusignan, Count La Marche, II Count Angoulême fought against the forces of at Louis IX King France and his brother Alphonse Capet Count Poitou, II Count Toulose at Taillebourg during the Battle of Taillebourg. The battle was a decisive victory for the French. Henry thereafter signed a five year truce with the French.
1145 First Council of Lyon
1248 Seventh Crusade
In 1248 Alexander Giffard took part during the Seventh Crusade
On 24 Oct 1249 Alphonse Capet Count Poitou, II Count Toulose arrived at Damietta during the Seventh Crusade
08 Feb 1250 Battle of Mansoura
On 08 Feb 1250 Alexander Giffard fought at Mansoura during the Battle of Mansoura
01 Nov 1254 Wedding of Edward I and Eleanor of Castile (Abbey of Santa Maria la Real de Huelgas)
On 01 Nov 1254 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (15) and Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England were married at Abbey of Santa Maria la Real de Huelgas [Wedding of Edward I and Eleanor of Castile].
Jun 1255 Battle of Bryn Derwin (Eifionydd)
In Jun 1255 Llewellyn "Last" Aberffraw (22) defeated his brothers Owain "The Red" Aberffraw (22) and Dafydd ap Gruffudd Aberffraw Prince Wales (16) during the Battle of Bryn Derwin. Owain "The Red" Aberffraw (22) and Dafydd ap Gruffudd Aberffraw Prince Wales (16) were both imprisoned.