BIOGRAPHY OF ARTHUR PLANTAGENET 3RD DUKE BRITTANY 1187-1203

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 5G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 19 Aug 1186 Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany succeeded 3rd Duke Brittany

In 1187 Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany was born to Geoffrey Plantagenet 2nd Duke Brittany and Constance Penthièvre (26)

In 1202 Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (15) besieged at Château de Mirebeau

On 01 Aug 1202 Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (15) was imprisoned by William Braose 4th Baron Bramber (58) at Falaise Castle

On 01 Aug 1202 John "Lackland" I King England (35) defeated the army of his nephew Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (15) and Hugh Lusignan X Count Lusignan, V Count La Marche (19) which was besieging John's mother Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England (80) at Mirebeau Castle. John "Lackland" I King England (35) took Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (15) 's army by surprise capturing most. Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (15) and, probably, his sister Eleanor Plantagenet (18) , both of whom arguably had better claims to the throne than John "Lackland" I King England (35) were captured. [Battle of Mirebeau].

In 1203 Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany (16) was murdered at Rouen

ANCESTRY

Father: Geoffrey Plantagenet 2nd Duke Brittany (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem

3G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais

4G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger

3G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

4G GrandFather: Simon Montfort

4G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

2G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine

4G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

4G GrandMother: Paula Maine

3G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

4G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

1G GrandMother: Empress Matilda (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England

4G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

3G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders

4G GrandMother: Adela Capet

2G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland

4G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland

4G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex

4G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex

4G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

1G GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

2G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine

3G GrandFather: [Guy] William Poitiers VIII Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandFather: William "Great" Poitiers V Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandMother: Agnes Ivrea

3G GrandMother: Hildegarde Burgundy

4G GrandFather: Robert Burgundy I Duke Burgundy

4G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger

2G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

3G GrandFather: William Rouerge Duke Narbonne

4G GrandFather: Pons Rouerge Margrave Provence

4G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche

3G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

4G GrandFather: Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall

4G GrandMother: Matilda or Maud Montgomery

1G GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault

2G GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

2G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard

3G GrandFather: Bartholomew Île-Bouchard

Mother: Constance Penthièvre (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Conan "The Young" Penthièvre IV Duke Brittany (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Alan "Black" Penthièvre 1st Earl Richmond

2G GrandFather: Stephen Penthièvre Count Tréguier

3G GrandFather: Odo Penthièvre I Count Penthièvre

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Penthièvre I Duke Brittany

4G GrandMother: Hawise Normandy

3G GrandMother: Agnes Canhiart

4G GrandFather: Alan Canhiart Count Cornouaille

2G GrandMother: Hawise Guingamp Unknown

1G GrandMother: Bertha Canhiart I Duchess Brittany (Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Conan "Fat" Canhiart III Duke Brittany

3G GrandFather: Alan Canhiart IV Duke Brittany

4G GrandFather: Hoël Canhiart II Duke Brittany

4G GrandMother: Hawise Penthièvre

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde Anjou

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Beaugency

2G GrandMother: Matilda Fitzroy (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England

4G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

GrandMother: Margaret Dunkeld

1G GrandFather: Henry Dunkeld 3rd Earl Huntingdon, 4th Earl Northumberland

2G GrandFather: David I King Scotland

3G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland

4G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland

4G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex

4G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex

4G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

1G GrandMother: Ada Warenne

2G GrandFather: William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey

3G GrandFather: William Warenne 1st Earl Surrey

4G GrandFather: Ralph Warenne

3G GrandMother: Gundred Unknown

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet

3G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet

4G GrandFather: Henry I King France

4G GrandMother: Anne Rurik

3G GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois

4G GrandFather: Herbert Vermandois IV Count Vermandois

4G GrandMother: Adela Valois