BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN HOLLAND 2ND DUKE EXETER 1395-1447

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HOLLAND

Descent English Royalty: 1G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 3G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 10G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 18 Mar 1395 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter was born to John Holland 1st Duke Exeter (43) and Elizabeth Lancaster (32) at Dartington

On 16 Jan 1400 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (4) succeeded 2nd Earl Huntingdon (4C 1388)

In 1413 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (17) was appointed 125th Knight Garter: Henry V

In 1416 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (20) was restored 2nd Duke Exeter (1C 1397)

In 1420 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (24) was appointed as Constable Tower of London

On 23 Mar 1421 the French and Scottish army defeated the English army at the Battle of Baugé. On the French side Étienne Vignolles fought. On the Scottish side John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan (40) and John Stewart 1st Count Évreux (41) fought. William Douglas (37) was killed. On the English side John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset (18) , Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter (44) , Thomas Beaufort Count Perche (16) and John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (26) were captured. Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence (32) , John Lumley (38) , John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville (37) , Walter Fitzwalter 7th Baron Fitzwalter (21) , John Ros 7th Baron Ros Helmsley (24) and his son William Ros (24) , and Gilbert V Umfraville were killed

On 06 Mar 1427 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (31) and Anne Stafford were married

On 27 Jun 1430 Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter was born to John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (35) and Anne Stafford

On 20 Jan 1433 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (37) and Beatrice Aviz (51) were married

In 1435 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (39) was appointed as Lord Admiral of all England, Ireland and Aquitaine

In 1439 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (43) was appointed as Lieutenant Aquitaine

After 25 Oct 1439 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter and Anne Montagu were married

On 05 Aug 1447 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter (52) died at Stepney

After 05 Aug 1447 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter was buried at Church of St Katharine's by the Tower

Anne Holland was born to John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter and Anne Stafford

William "Bastard of Exeter" Holland was born to John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter

Thomas "Bastard of Exeter" Holland was born to John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter

Robert "Bastard of Exeter" Holland was born to John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter

ANCESTRY

Father: John Holland 1st Duke Exeter (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

2G GrandFather: Robert de Holand of Upholland

1G GrandMother: Maud Zouche (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Zouche

4G GrandFather: Alan Zouche

4G GrandMother: Helen or Ela Quincy

3G GrandMother: Ela Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Stephen Longespée (Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Emmeline Riddlesford

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Segrave

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave

4G GrandFather: Gilbert Segrave

3G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

4G GrandFather: Thomas Lacy

4G GrandMother: Margaret Multon

GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis IX King France (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

3G GrandMother: Maria Reginar (3G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Reginar III Duke Brabant (2G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Burgundy (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Baldwin Wake

3G GrandMother: Hawise Quincy (1G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Quincy

4G GrandMother: Elen ferch Llewellyn Aberffraw (Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William Fiennes

4G GrandFather: Enguerrand Ingleram Fiennes

4G GrandMother: Isabel Provence

3G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beaumont (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Chateaudun

Mother: Elizabeth Lancaster (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

2G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

3G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bar (4G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

3G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

GrandMother: Blanche Plantagenet 5th Countess Lancaster, 6th Countess Leicester (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

3G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

1G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem

4G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Raoul Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Agnes de La Flèche Flèche

2G GrandMother: Alice Comyn

3G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn

4G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn 2nd Earl Buchan

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Quincy

3G GrandMother: Joanna Latimer

4G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby

4G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet