BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN HOLLAND 1ST DUKE EXETER 1352-1400

GENERAL

Descent French Royalty: 2G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

In 1352 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was born to Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360 (38) and Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 (23)

On 23 Apr 1381 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (29) was appointed 68th Knight Garter: Richard II

Before 1385 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was rumoured to be having an affair with Isabella of Castile 1355-1392 wife of Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402.

On May 1385 Ralph Stafford 1367-1385 (18) was murdered by John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (33)

On 20 Jul 1385 Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (44) and Isabella of Castile 1355-1392 (30) at Conisburgh Castle, Conisburgh, Yorkshire although there was speculation the father was John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (33) with whom Isabella of Castile 1355-1392 (30) was suspected of having an affair.

On 24 Jun 1386 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (34) and Elizabeth Lancaster 1363-1426 (23) were married at Plymouth, DevonFifth Cousin

In 1387 Constance Holland 1387-1437 was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (35) and Elizabeth Lancaster 1363-1426 (23)

In 1388 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (36) was created 1st Earl Huntingdon (4C 1388)

Around 1389 Elizabeth Holland 1389-1449 was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (37) and Elizabeth Lancaster 1363-1426 (25)

Around 1392 Alice Holland 1392-1406 was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (40) and Elizabeth Lancaster 1363-1426 (28)

On 18 Mar 1395 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter 1395-1447 was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (43) and Elizabeth Lancaster 1363-1426 (32) at Dartington, Devon

On 29 Sep 1397 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (45) was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397)

On 29 Sep 1397 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (45) was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397). Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (23) was created 1st Duke Surrey for having arrested his uncle Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397 on behalf of Richard II King England 1367-1400 (30) .

Around 1399 Edward Holland 1399-1413 was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (47) and Elizabeth Lancaster 1363-1426 (35)

On 16 Apr 1399 Richard II King England 1367-1400 (32) wrote his Last Will from which the following extracts are taken … Also we bequeath to our beloved nephew Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (25) ten thousand marks and to our beloved brother Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (26) two thousand marks and to our beloved brother John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (47) three thousand marks and to our faithful and beloved William Scrope 1st Earl Wiltshire 1350-1399 (49) two thousand marks. .. we ordain and set aside for the fulfilment of all and singular the premises the sum of ninety-one thousand marks, of which sixty-five thousand marks are in the keeping of Sir John Ikelyngton and twenty-four thousand marks in the hands and keeping of our dear nephew Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (25) .

.. Of this our royal testament we nominate make and depute executors the venerable fathers in Christ Richard Mitford Bishop Chichester, Bishop Salisbury -1407, Edmund Stafford Bishop Exeter 1344-1419 (55) , Robert Tideman of Winchcombe Bishop Llandaff, Bishop Worcester -1401, Thomas Merke Bishop Carlisle -1409 and Guy Mone Aka Mohun Bishop St David's -1407; our beloved brother Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (26) , our nephew Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (25) , our brother John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (47) and William Scrope 1st Earl Wiltshire 1350-1399 (49) to each of whom we bequeath a gold cup of the value of twenty pounds and our beloved and faithful clerks Master Richard Clifford Bishop Bath and Wells, Bishop Worcester, Bishop London -1421 Keeper of our Privy Seal, Master Richard Maudeleyn, Master William Fereby and Master John Ikelyngton clerks and John Lufwyk and William Serle laymen, to each of whom we will shall be paid their expenses and necessary costs while it shall happen that they or any of them are employed about the execution of our present last will, but according to the discretion of their said co-executors. ..

Whom all and singular we have charged and charge that they shall do as much as in them is for the due execution and fulfilment of this our last will as they shall wish to answer before God. We create ordain depute and make overseers of this our will the reverend fathers in Christ Roger Walden Archbishop Canterbury -1406 and Richard Scrope Archbishop York 1350-1405 (49) , William bishop of Winchester and William abbot of the monastery of Westminster Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (26) our uncle and Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland 1341-1408 (57) our cousin.

On 17 Dec 1399 the conspirators met at Abbey House, Westminster Abbey, Westminster including Thomas Blount 1352-1400 (47) , Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester 1373-1400 (26) , Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 (25) , John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (47) , Ralph Lumley 1st Baron Lumley 1360-1400 (39) , John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (49) , Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (26) , Bernard Brocas 1354-1400 (45) . They plotted to capture Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (32) at a Tournament in Windsor, Berkshire on the Feast of Epiphany hence the Epiphany Rising.

On 16 Jan 1400 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 (48) was executed at Pleshy Castle, Pleshey, Essex .

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360

GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland 1283-1328

1G GrandFather: Robert de Holand of Upholland

GrandMother: Maud Zouche

1G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby 1267-1314

2G GrandFather: Roger Zouche 1242-1285

3G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1203-1270

4G GrandFather: Roger Zouche 1175-1238

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bisset

3G GrandMother: Helen or Ela Quincy

4G GrandFather: Roger Quincy 2nd Earl Winchester 1195-1264

4G GrandMother: Helen Galloway

2G GrandMother: Ela Longespée 1244-1276

3G GrandFather: Stephen Longespée 1216-1260

4G GrandFather: William "Longsword" Longespée 3rd Earl Salisbury 1176-1226

4G GrandMother: Ela Salisbury Abbess Lacock 1187-1261

3G GrandMother: Emmeline Riddlesford

4G GrandFather: Walter Riddlesford

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Segrave

2G GrandFather: Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave 1238-1295

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Segrave 1202-1254

4G GrandFather: Stephen Segrave 1171-1241

4G GrandMother: Rohese Despencer

2G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

3G GrandFather: Thomas Lacy

3G GrandMother: Margaret Multon

Mother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385

GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330

1G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

2G GrandFather: Henry III King England 1207-1272

3G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

4G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204

3G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246

4G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême 1160-1202

4G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay -1218

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291

3G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence 1198-1245

4G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence 1174-1209

4G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

4G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy 1178-1233

4G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

1G GrandMother: Margaret Capet 1279-1318

2G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

3G GrandFather: Louis IX King France 1214-1270

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France 1188-1252

3G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France 1221-1295

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence 1198-1245

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Maria Reginar 1256-1321

3G GrandFather: Henry Reginar III Duke Brabant 1230-1261

4G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant 1207-1248

4G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

3G GrandMother: Adelaide Burgundy 1233-1273

4G GrandFather: Hugh Burgundy IV Duke Burgundy 1213-1272

4G GrandMother: Yolande Capet 1212-1248

GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell 1300-1349

1G GrandFather: John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell 1268-1300

2G GrandFather: Baldwin Wake

2G GrandMother: Hawise Quincy

3G GrandFather: Robert Quincy -1257

4G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester 1170-1219

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

3G GrandMother: Elen ferch Llewellyn Aberffraw 1218-1253

4G GrandFather: Llewellyn "The Great" Aberffraw 1172-1240

4G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet 1191-1237

1G GrandMother: Joan Fiennes -1309

2G GrandFather: William Fiennes 1245-1302

3G GrandFather: Enguerrand Ingleram Fiennes 1210-1265

4G GrandFather: William Fiennes 1160-1240

4G GrandMother: Agnes Dammartin

3G GrandMother: Isabel Provence

2G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont 1252-1302

3G GrandFather: John Beaumont 1232-

4G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem 1170-1237

4G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea 1204-1237

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Chateaudun 1227-1252

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Chateaudun VI Viscount Châteaudun -1250

4G GrandMother: Clemence Roches