BIOGRAPHY OF EDMUND PLANTAGENET 1ST EARL KENT 1301-1330

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

EVENTS

On 05 Aug 1301 Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent was born to Edward "Longshanks" I King England (62) and Margaret Capet (22) at Woodstock Palace

In 1321 Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (19) was created 1st Earl Kent (5C 1321)

In 1325 Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (23) and Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (25) were married

In 1326 Edmund Plantagenet 2nd Earl Kent was born to Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (24) and Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (26)

In 1327 Margaret Plantagenet was born to Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (25) and Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (27)

On 29 Sep 1328 Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales was born to Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (27) and Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (28) at Woodstock Palace

On 19 Mar 1330 the King's uncle Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (28) was beheaded at Winchester Castle by a convicted latrine cleaner who was also facing the death penalty; no-one else would undertake the task. He had been convicted of plotting against the court believing his brother Edward II was still alive. It later emerged the plot had been created by Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (42) to entrap Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (28) . Edward III King England (17) was unable to show leniency risking complicity in the plot. [Execution of Edmund of Woodstock]

After 19 Mar 1330 Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent was buried at Westminster Abbey

On 07 Apr 1330 John Plantagenet 3rd Earl Kent was born to Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent and Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (30) at Arundel Castle

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Henry III King England

1G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England

2G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem

4G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandMother: Empress Matilda

4G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

4G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England

2G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

3G GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault

4G GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

4G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard

1G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

2G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême

3G GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angoulême

4G GrandFather: Wulfgrin Angouleme II Count Angoulême

4G GrandMother: Pontia La Marche

2G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay

3G GrandFather: Peter Courtenay

4G GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown

GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

1G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

2G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

3G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Barcelona V Count Barcelona

3G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Alfonso VII King Castile, VII King Leon

4G GrandMother: Richeza Unknown

2G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

1G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

3G GrandFather: Humbert Savoy III Count Savoy

4G GrandFather: Amadeus Savoy III Count Savoy

4G GrandMother: Mahaut Albon

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Macon

2G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

Mother: Margaret Capet

GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France

1G GrandFather: Louis IX King France

2G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France

3G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France

4G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks

4G GrandMother: Adèle Blois

3G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders

4G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders V Count Hainault

4G GrandMother: Margaret Metz I Count Flanders

2G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France

3G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

4G GrandFather: Sancho III King Castile

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile

4G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

1G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

2G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

3G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

4G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon

4G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

3G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

2G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

3G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

4G GrandFather: Humbert Savoy III Count Savoy

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Macon

3G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

GrandMother: Maria Reginar

1G GrandFather: Henry Reginar III Duke Brabant

2G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant

3G GrandFather: Henry Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine, I Duke Brabant

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine

4G GrandMother: Margaret Luxembourg

3G GrandMother: Maud Metz

4G GrandFather: Matthew Metz Count Boulogne

4G GrandMother: Marie Blois I Count Boulogne

2G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

3G GrandFather: Philip Swabia

1G GrandMother: Adelaide Burgundy

2G GrandFather: Hugh Burgundy IV Duke Burgundy

3G GrandFather: Odo Burgundy III Duke Burgundy

4G GrandFather: Hugh Burgundy III Duke Burgundy

4G GrandMother: Alice Metz

3G GrandMother: Alice Vergy

4G GrandFather: Hugues Vergy

2G GrandMother: Yolande Capet

3G GrandFather: Robert Capet III Count Dreux

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet II Count Dreux

4G GrandMother: Yolande Coucy

3G GrandMother: Alianore St Valery

4G GrandFather: Thomas St Valery

4G GrandMother: Adele Ponthieu