BIOGRAPHY OF EDMUND OF LANGLEY 1ST DUKE YORK 1341-1402

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: Son Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 1G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

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

EVENTS

On 05 Jun 1341 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York was born to Edward III King England (28) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (26) at King's Langley

In 1361 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (19) was appointed 37th Knight Garter: Edward III

In 1362 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (20) was created 1st Earl Cambridge (2C 1362)

On 21 Sep 1371 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (31) and Constance of Castile (17) were married at Roquefort. His younger brother Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (30) married Constance's sister in July 1372.

On 11 Jul 1372 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (31) and Isabella of Castile (17) were married at Wallingford. She being the younger sister of Constance of Castile (18) who had married Edmund's older brother John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (32) a year before.

Around 1373 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (31) and Isabella of Castile (18) at King's Langley

Around 1374 Constance York was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (32) and Isabella of Castile (19) at Conisburgh Castle

Before 1385 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter was rumoured to be having an affair with Isabella of Castile wife of Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York.

On 20 Jul 1385 Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (44) and Isabella of Castile (30) at Conisburgh Castle although there was speculation the father was John Holland 1st Duke Exeter (33) with whom Isabella of Castile (30) was suspected of having an affair.

On 06 Aug 1385 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (44) was created 1st Duke York (1C 1385)

On 04 Nov 1393 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (52) and Joan Holland (13) were married

On 07 Jul 1399 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (58) appointed William Scrope 1st Earl Wiltshire (49) , Henry Green (52) and John Bussy to protect Kent against invasion by Henry IV King England (32) .

On 01 Aug 1402 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (61) died at King's Langley

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

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

1G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (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: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson 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 Ivrea I Queen 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)

2G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

3G GrandFather: Simon Dammartin

4G GrandFather: Alberic Dammartin

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Clermont

3G GrandMother: Marie Montgomery Count Ponthieu

4G GrandFather: William Montgomery IV Count Ponthieu

4G GrandMother: Alys Capet

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

1G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Louis IX King France (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

3G GrandFather: James I King Aragon

4G GrandFather: Peter II King Aragon

4G GrandMother: Marie Montpellier

3G GrandMother: Violant Unknown

1G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Theobald IV King Navarre (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Theobald Blois (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez

3G GrandMother: Margaret Bourbon

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

3G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant (1G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

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

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

1G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Bouchard Avesnes

4G GrandFather: James Avesnes

4G GrandMother: Adela Guise

3G GrandMother: Margaret Flanders II Count Flanders (3G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders VI Count Hainault, IX Count Flanders

4G GrandMother: Marie Blois (2G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Floris Countholland IV Count Holland

4G GrandFather: William Countholland I Count Holland

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Guelders

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Reginar (1G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

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

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

1G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur

3G GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg III Duke Limburg

4G GrandFather: Henry Luxembourg III Duke Limburg

4G GrandMother: Sophia Saarbrücken

3G GrandMother: Ermesinda Luxembourg

2G GrandMother: Margaret Bar (4G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Bar II Count Bar (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Theobald Bar I Count Bar (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Erminsende Bar-Sur-Seine

3G GrandMother: Philippa Capet

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet II Count Dreux

4G GrandMother: Yolande Coucy

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

1G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Louis IX King France (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

3G GrandFather: James I King Aragon

4G GrandFather: Peter II King Aragon

4G GrandMother: Marie Montpellier

3G GrandMother: Violant Unknown

1G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Charles King Sicily (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Provence Queen Consort Sicily

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Mary Unknown