BIOGRAPHY OF BLANCHE PLANTAGENET 5TH EARL LANCASTER, 6TH EARL LEICESTER 1345-1368

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: 2G Granddaughter Henry III King England

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 9G Granddaughter Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 25 Mar 1345 Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester was born to Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster (35) and Isabel Beaumont (25) at Bolingbroke Castle

In 1359 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (18) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (13) were married at Reading Abbey

On 31 Mar 1360 Philippa Lancaster Queen Consort Portugal was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (20) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (15) at Leicester Castle

On 23 Mar 1361 Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (15) succeeded 5th Earl Lancaster

In 1362 John Lancaster was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (21) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (16)

On 10 Apr 1362 Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (17) succeeded 6th Earl Leicester (2C 1265)

Before 21 Feb 1363 Elizabeth Lancaster was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester at Burford

In 1365 Edward Lancaster was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (24) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (19)

In 1366 John Lancaster was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (25) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (20)

On 15 Apr 1367 Henry IV King England was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (27) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (22) at Bolingbroke Castle

In 1368 Isabel Lancaster was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (27) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (22)

On 12 Sep 1368 Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (23) died at Tutbury Castle

After 12 Sep 1368 Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester was buried at Old St Paul's Cathedral

ANCESTRY

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

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

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

2G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême

4G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

4G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

4G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

1G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders

3G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile (Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant (1G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine, I Duke Brabant

4G GrandMother: Maud Metz (Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

4G GrandFather: Philip Swabia

GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

1G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

2G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

1G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

2G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

3G GrandFather: William Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Joan Mortimer

3G GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

4G GrandFather: William Maudit

4G GrandMother: Alice Beaumont-Roger

2G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

3G GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Fitzpeter 1st Earl Essex

4G GrandMother: Aveline Clare

3G GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

4G GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk

4G GrandMother: Maud Marshal

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

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

1G GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem

3G GrandFather: Erard Brienne II Count Brienne

3G GrandMother: Agnès Montfaucon

4G GrandFather: Amadeus Montfaucon

2G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Alfonso IX King Leon

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand II King Leon

4G GrandMother: Urraca Burgundy Queen Consort Leon

3G GrandMother: Berengaria I King Castile (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile (Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Raoul Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roscelin Beaumont-Sarthe 7th Viscount Beaumont

4G GrandMother: Constance Fitzroy (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Lucie D Aigle

2G GrandMother: Agnes de La Flèche Flèche

GrandMother: Alice Comyn

1G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn

2G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn 2nd Earl Buchan

3G GrandFather: William Comyn Earl Buchan

3G GrandMother: Margaret Buchan Earl Buchan

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Quincy

3G GrandFather: Roger Quincy 2nd Earl Winchester

4G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

3G GrandMother: Helen Galloway

1G GrandMother: Joanna Latimer

2G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby

2G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet

3G GrandFather: Walter Ledet

3G GrandMother: Ermentrude Lisle

4G GrandFather: Robert Lisle

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzgerald