GENERAL

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Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 1G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 11G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1406 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was born to John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, Marquess Dorset (33) and Margaret Holland (21)

Around 1432 Eleanor Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (26) and Eleanor Beauchamp (23)

In 1433 Joan Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (27) and Eleanor Beauchamp (24)

In 1435 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (29) and Eleanor Beauchamp (26) were married

In 1435 Anne Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (29) and Eleanor Beauchamp (26)

In 1436 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (30) was appointed 150th Knight Garter: Henry VI

On 26 Jan 1436 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (30) and Eleanor Beauchamp (27)

Around 1437 Margaret Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (31) and Eleanor Beauchamp (28)

In 1439 Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (33) and Eleanor Beauchamp (30)

In 1441 John Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (35) and Eleanor Beauchamp (32)

In 1442 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (36) was created 1st Marquess Dorset (2C 1442), 1st Earl Dorset (3C 1442)

In 1442 Thomas Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (36) and Eleanor Beauchamp (33)

In 1443 Elizabeth Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (37) and Eleanor Beauchamp (34)

On 27 May 1444 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (38) succeeded 4th Earl Somerset (2C 1397)

On Mar 1448 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (42) succeeded 2nd Duke Somerset (2C 1448)

On Oct 1453 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (47) was imprisoned by Richard York 3rd Duke York (42) at Tower of London

On 13 Oct 1453 Edward Lancaster Prince Wales was born to Henry VI King England, II King France (31) and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace. When Henry VI King England, II King France (31) recovered from his catatonic state he greeted the child as a 'miracle'. There is some speculation as the the child's actual father since Henry VI King England, II King France (31) and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England had been married for many years before the child was born. Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (47) has been suggested. [Birth of Edward of Westminster]

On Jan 1455 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (49) was released by Henry VI King England, II King France (33)

On Jan 1455 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (49) was appointed as Captain Calais

On 22 May 1455 at the First Battle of St Albans. The Lancastrians Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (49) , Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (62) , William Cotton, Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford (41) and were killed. Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (52) was wounded and captured. Henry VI King England, II King France (33) , John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (54) and Edmund Dudley (30) were captured. Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (19) was wounded. James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde (34) and John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock fought.

Mary Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

ANCESTRY

Father: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, Count Holland (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, Count Namur

5G GrandMother: Margaret Bar (4G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

GrandMother: Katherine Roet

2G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

Mother: Margaret Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

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

4G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Zouche

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Segrave

5G GrandFather: Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave

5G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

2G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Maria Reginar (3G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Baldwin Wake

5G GrandMother: Hawise Quincy (1G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: William Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer (2G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

4G GrandFather: William Warenne

5G GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey

5G GrandMother: Alice Lusignan

4G GrandMother: Joan Vere

5G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

5G GrandMother: Alice Sandford

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

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

5G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

5G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

4G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn