Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: Son Edward II King England

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

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 8G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 12 Nov 1312 Edward III King England was born to Edward II King England (28) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England at Windsor Castle

On 25 Jan 1327 Edward III King England (14) succeeded III King England: Plantagenet Angevin

On 01 Feb 1327 Edward III King England (14) was crowned III King England: Plantagenet Angevin at Westminster Abbey by Walter Reynolds, Archbishop Canterbury. [Coronation of Edward III].

On 24 Jan 1328 Edward III King England (15) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England were married at York Minster [Marriage of King Edward III and Philippa of Hainault].

On 31 May 1328 the Mortimer family leveraged their new found status at a lavish ceremony that celebrated two marriages in Hereford. Edward Plantagenet (8) and Beatrice Mortimer (6) were married. Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke (9) and Agnes Mortimer (11) were married. Edward III King England (15) and his mother Isabella Capet Queen Consort England attended as well as Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (41) . [Mortimer Double Marriage and Tournament].

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]

On 15 Jun 1330 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales was born to Edward III King England (17) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Woodstock Palace

On 19 Oct 1330 John Neville, William Eland, William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton (20) , William Clinton 1st Earl Huntingdon (26) and William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury (29) , friends of Edward III King England (17) secretly entered Nottingham Castle through tunnels, met with Edward III King England (17) , and arrested Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (43) and his son Geoffrey Mortimer (21) in the presence of Isabella Capet Queen Consort England [Edward III arrests Roger Mortimer].

On 16 Jun 1332 Isabella Plantagenet was born to Edward III King England (19) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Woodstock Palace

On 19 Jul 1333 Edward III King England (20) defeated the Scots army at the Battle of Halidon Hill near Berwick on Tweed. English archers, just as at the Battle of Dupplin Moor one year previously, had a significant impact on the massed ranks of Scottish schiltrons. Edward's army included: Thomas Plantagenet 1st Earl Norfolk (33) , who commanded the right wing, Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (56) , Robert Pierrepoint, Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon (30) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan and John Sully. One of the few English casualties was John Neville (34) who was killed. The Scottish army included: David II King Scotland (9) , Alexander Bruce, Alan Stewart, John Stewart, James Stewart (57) , John Stewart, William Douglas 1st Earl Atholl, Archibald Douglas, Malcolm Lennox 2nd Earl Lennox, Hugh Ross 4th Earl Ross and Kenneth de Moravia Sutherland 4th Earl Sutherland were killed.

On 19 Dec 1333 Joan Plantagenet was born to Edward III King England (21) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Tower of London

On 30 Nov 1335 David III Strathbogie 11th Earl Atholl was killed at Culblean during the Battle of Culblean. Whilst small the battle had a significant impact insofar as it brought to an end the campaign of Edward III King England (23) ending the aspirations to the Scottish throne of Edward I King Scotland (52) .

Before 06 Jul 1336 Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford abducted Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley. She being the heir of the very wealthy Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester; considerably more wealthy than Ralph. Edward III King England was sympathetic despite the complaint of her father since Ralph had been one of Edward III King England's key supporters during the plot to arrest Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March. Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley's father was subsequently created Earl as a quid pro quo.

In 1337 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (46) was created 1st Earl Gloucester (3C 1337) by Edward III King England (24) as compensation for his daughter Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley (19) having been abducted by Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford (35) .

On 16 Feb 1337 William Plantagenet was born to Edward III King England (24) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Hatfield

On 29 Nov 1338 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence was born to Edward III King England (26) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Antwerp

On 06 Mar 1340 John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster was born to Edward III King England (27) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Ghent

On 24 Jun 1340 Edward III King England (27) attacked the French fleet at anchor during the Battle of Sluys capturing more than 200 ships, killing around 18000 French. The English force included John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Warwick (24) , William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton (30) , Henry Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Masham (27) , William Latimer 4th Baron Latimer Corby (10) , John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle (22) , Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford (38) , Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (30) , Walter Manny 1st Baron Manny and Richard Pembridge. Thomas Monthermer 2nd Baron Monthermer died from wounds.

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

On 23 Apr 1344 Edward III King England (31) was appointed 0th Knight Garter: Founder

On 10 Oct 1344 Mary Plantagenet was born to Edward III King England (31) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Bishop Waltham's Palace

After 22 Sep 1345 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster was buried at Hospital Chapel at a ceremony attended by Edward III King England and his wife Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England during the Funeral Henry 3rd Earl Lancaster

On 12 Jul 1346 Edward III King England (33) landed at La Hogue

On 20 Jul 1346 Margaret Plantagenet was born to Edward III King England (33) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

On 26 Aug 1346 the army of Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales (16) defeated the French army at Crecy during the Battle of Crecy. The English army was commanded by Edward III King England (33) , his son Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales (16) , Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (33) , William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton (36) and John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Warwick (30) .

On 29 Aug 1350 the English fleet defeated a Castillian fleet at Winchelsea during the Battle of Winchelsea. Around twenty Castillian ships were captured; several were sunk. For the English Edward III King England (37) and his son Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales (20) , James Audley (32) , Henry Scrope 1st Baron Scrope Masham (37) , Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (40) and John Sully fought.

In 1354 Henry Green was knighted by Edward III King England (41)

On 07 Jan 1355 Thomas Plantagenet 1st Duke Aumale, and around the same time 1st Duke Gloucester was born to Edward III King England (42) and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Woodstock Palace

On 20 Jan 1356 Edward I King Scotland (73) surrendered his claim to the Scottish throne to Edward III King England (43) in the presence of William Latimer 4th Baron Latimer Corby (25) [Edward Balliol surrenders his claim to be King Scotland].

On 13 Apr 1360 a freak weather event known as Black Monday Hailstorm occurred as the army of Edward III King England (47) were camped outside Chartres. Guy Beauchamp was killed. Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (47) , William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton (50) , Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (50) , Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales (29) and Walter Mauny were present. Around one thousand English were killed, with up to six thousand horses. Edward III King England (47) believed the event to be an Act of God and proceeded to negotiate with the French resulting in the Treaty of Bretigny.

On 24 Oct 1360, three weeks after the Black Monday Hailstorm, Edward III King England (47) and John "The Good" II King France, and their eldest sons Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales (30) and the future Charles V King France, ratified the Treaty of Brétigny at Calais. Louis Valois-Anjou I Duke Anjou and John Valois 1st Duke Berry were given as hostages. Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy was ransomed. The treaty confirmed lands held by Edward III King England (47) including Aquitaine. John "The Good" II King France was ransomed for three million écus being released after the payment of the first third.

In 1363 Robert Harrington 3rd Baron Harington (7) became a ward of Edward III King England (50)

On 21 Jun 1377 Edward III King England (64) died at Sheen Palace

After 21 Jun 1377 Edward III King England was buried at St Edward the Confessor's Chapel

ANCESTRY

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

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)

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

5G GrandMother: Empress Matilda (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

5G GrandMother: Aenor Châtellerault

3G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême

5G GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angoulême

4G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay

5G GrandFather: Peter Courtenay

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

5G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon

5G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

4G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

5G GrandFather: Humbert Savoy III Count Savoy

5G GrandMother: Beatrice Mâcon

4G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

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

5G GrandFather: Alfonso VII King Castile, VII King Leon

5G GrandMother: Berenguela Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Urraca Burgundy Queen Consort Leon

5G GrandFather: Afonso "Conqueror Founder Great" I King Portugal

5G GrandMother: Malfada Savoy Queen Consort Portugal

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

4G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

5G GrandFather: Sancho III King Castile

5G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez

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

5G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

2G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

3G GrandFather: Simon Dammartin

4G GrandFather: Alberic Dammartin

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Clermont

5G GrandFather: Renaud II Clermont

3G GrandMother: Marie Montgomery Count Ponthieu

4G GrandFather: William Montgomery IV Count Ponthieu

5G GrandFather: John Montgomery I Count Ponthieu

5G GrandMother: Beatrice St Pol

4G GrandMother: Alys Capet

5G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks

5G GrandMother: Constance Ivrea

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

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)

5G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders

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

5G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile (Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

5G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

5G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

5G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

5G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

2G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

3G GrandFather: James I King Aragon

4G GrandFather: Peter II King Aragon

5G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon

5G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Marie Montpellier

3G GrandMother: Violant Unknown

GrandMother: Joan I King 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)

5G GrandFather: Henry Blois I Count Champagne (1G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Marie Capet

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez

5G GrandFather: Sancho "Wise" Ramirez

5G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

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)

5G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders

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

5G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile (Daughter 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)

5G GrandFather: Henry Reginar Godfrey VIII Duke Lower Lorraine, I Duke Brabant

5G GrandMother: Maud Metz (Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

5G GrandFather: Philip Swabia