BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE YORK 1ST DUKE BEDFORD 1477-1479

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: Son Edward IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On Mar 1477 George York 1st Duke Bedford was born to Edward IV King England (34) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (40) at Windsor Castle

In 1478 George York 1st Duke Bedford was created 1st Duke Bedford (4C 1478)

On Mar 1479 George York 1st Duke Bedford (2) died of plague at Windsor Castle

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward IV King England (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Richard York Prince Wales (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge (Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

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

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

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

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

2G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

3G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

4G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla 1st Lord Villagera

4G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa

1G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

3G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

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

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

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

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

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

Mother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

2G GrandFather: John Woodville

1G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (7G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Jean Chatillon Count Saint-Pol (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

1G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran