BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY IV KING ENGLAND 1367-1413

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

EVENTS

On 15 Apr 1367 Henry IV King England was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (27) and Blanche Plantagenet 5th Countess Lancaster, 6th Countess Leicester (22) at Bolingbroke Castle

On 23 Apr 1377 Henry IV King England (10) was appointed 62nd Knight Garter: Edward III

On 05 Feb 1381 Henry IV King England (13) and Mary Bohun (13) were married at Arundel Castle

On 14 Jun 1381 the rebels gained access to the Tower Hill capturing Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales (52) , the future Henry IV King England (14) , Joan Holland (1) and Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury (65) . Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury (65) was beheaded at Tower Hill. [Peasant's Revolt].

On 09 Aug 1386 Henry V King England was born to Henry IV King England (19) and Mary Bohun (18) at Monmouth Castle

On 22 Dec 1387 the forces of the Lords Appellant led by the future Henry IV King England (20) defeated the forces of Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (25) during the Battle of Radcot Bridge at Radcot. Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland (25) narrowly escaped.

Before 30 Sep 1388 Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence was born to Henry IV King England and Mary Bohun at City of London

On 20 Jun 1389 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford was born to Henry IV King England (22) and Mary Bohun (21)

On 03 Oct 1390 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester was born to Henry IV King England (23) and Mary Bohun (22)

In 1392 Blanche Lancaster Elector Palatinate was born to Henry IV King England (24) and Mary Bohun (24) at Peterborough Castle

On 04 Jun 1394 Philippa Lancaster Queen Consort Denmark was born to Henry IV King England (27) and Mary Bohun (26) at Peterborough Castle

In 1399 Henry Green (52) was executed by Henry IV King England (31) for having been a councillor of Richard II King England (31) . at Bristol Castle

On 03 Feb 1399 Henry IV King England (31) succeeded 7th Earl Leicester (2C 1265), 2nd Duke Lancaster (2C 1362)

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) .

After 07 Jul 1399 Henry IV King England landed at Ravenspur with Thomas Rempston [Henry IV lands at Ravenspur]

On 19 Aug 1399 Richard II King England (32) surrendered to Henry IV King England (32) at Flint Castle. [Richard II Abdication].

On 01 Sep 1399 Henry IV King England (32) usurped IV King England: Plantagenet Lancaster

On 13 Oct 1399 Henry IV King England (32) was crowned IV King England: Plantagenet Lancaster at Westminster Abbey by Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury (46) . Robert Braybrooke Bishop London carried the sacraments and said mass. Henry V King England (13) carried the Sword Curtana. Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick (61) and/or John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (26) carried a sword wrapped in red and bound with golden straps symbolising two-fold mercy. Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland (57) carried the Lancaster Sword. Thomas Percy 1st Earl Worcester (56) carried the Steward's baton. Thomas Erpingham (44) carried the Sword. [Coronation of Henry IV].

In Dec 1399 the Epiphany Rising was an attempt to restore Richard II King England (32) to the throne replacing Henry IV King England (32) .

On 17 Dec 1399 the conspirators at Abbey House including Thomas Blount (47) , Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester (26) , Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey (25) , John Holland 1st Duke Exeter (47) , Ralph Lumley 1st Baron Lumley (39) , John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury (49) , Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York (26) , Bernard Brocas (45) . They plotted to capture Henry IV King England (32) at a Tournament in Windsor on the Feast of Epiphany hence the Epiphany Rising.

Before 07 Jan 1400 Henry IV King England was forewarned, probably by Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York, and began to raise an army in London. [Epiphany Rising].

On 22 Jun 1402 Owain ap Gruffudd "Glyndŵr" Mathrafal Prince Powys (43) defeated the army of Edmund Mortimer (25) at Knighton during the Battle of Bryn Glas. Henry IV King England (35) made no attempt to ransom Edmund Mortimer (25) and, as a consequence, Edmund Mortimer (25) changed his allegiance, and subsequently married Owain ap Gruffudd "Glyndŵr" Mathrafal Prince Powys (43) 's daughter.

On 14 Sep 1402 Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland (60) and his son Henry "Hotspur" Percy (38) lay in wait for the Scots to return from their laying waste to Northumberland at Homildon Hill. The Battle of Homildon Hill was a victory for the English forces whose longbowmen decimated the Scottish schiltrons. Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh (44) fought for the English. William Stewart and John Swinton were killed. Thomas Dunbar 5th Earl Moray (31) and Henry Sinclair 2nd Earl Orkney (27) were captured, Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine (30) was wounded. Henry IV King England (35) forbade the ransoming of Scottish prisoners so that he could concentrate on the Welsh. By doing so he created a rift with the Percy family who subsequently defected to Owain ap Gruffudd "Glyndŵr" Mathrafal Prince Powys (43) .

On 07 Feb 1403 Henry IV King England (35) and Joan Évreux Queen Consort England (33) were married at Winchester

On 21 Jul 1403 Henry IV King England (36) , with his son the future Henry V King England (16) , defeated the rebel army of Henry "Hotspur" Percy (39) at the Battle of Shrewsbury at the site now known as Battlefield. Henry V King England (16) took an arrow to the side of his face leaving him severely scarred. John Stanley (53) was wounded in the throat. Thomas Strickland (36) fought and was awarded £38 and two of the rebel Henry's horses. Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (21) fought for the King. Walter Blount (55) , the King's Standard Bearer, was killed by Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine (31) . Edmund Cockayne (47) and Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford (25) were killed. Hugh Shirley (52) was killed; he was one of four knights dressed as Henry IV King England (36) .

On 20 Mar 1413 Henry IV King England (45) died at Jerusalem Chamber (confirming a prophesy that he would die in Jerusalem). His sons Henry V King England (26) and Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (22) were present [Death of King Henry IV].

After 20 Mar 1413 Henry IV King England was buried at Chancel

ANCESTRY

Father: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster

GrandFather: Edward III King England

1G GrandFather: Edward II King England

2G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

3G GrandFather: Henry III King England

4G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England

4G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon

4G GrandFather: Alfonso IX King Leon

4G GrandMother: Berengaria Ivrea I Queen Castile

3G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

4G GrandFather: Simon Dammartin

4G GrandMother: Marie Montgomery Count Ponthieu

1G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England

2G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France

3G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France

4G GrandFather: Louis IX King France

4G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

3G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandFather: James I King Aragon

4G GrandMother: Violant Unknown

2G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre

3G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre

4G GrandFather: Theobald IV King Navarre

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bourbon

3G GrandMother: Blanche Capet

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet

4G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar

GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

1G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland

2G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland

3G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault

4G GrandFather: Bouchard Avesnes

4G GrandMother: Margaret Flanders II Count Flanders

3G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland

4G GrandFather: Floris Countholland IV Count Holland

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Reginar

2G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

3G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur

4G GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg III Duke Limburg

4G GrandMother: Ermesinda Luxembourg

3G GrandMother: Margaret Bar

4G GrandFather: Henry Bar II Count Bar

4G GrandMother: Philippa Capet

1G GrandMother: Joan Valois

2G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois

3G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France

4G GrandFather: Louis IX King France

4G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

3G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandFather: James I King Aragon

4G GrandMother: Violant Unknown

2G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

3G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples

4G GrandFather: Charles King Sicily

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Provence Queen Consort Sicily

3G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

Mother: Blanche Plantagenet 5th Countess Lancaster, 6th Countess Leicester

GrandFather: Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster

1G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

2G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster

3G GrandFather: Henry III King England

4G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England

4G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

2G GrandMother: Blanche Capet

3G GrandFather: Robert Capet

4G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France

3G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar

4G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant

4G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

1G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

2G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

2G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

3G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

4G GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

4G GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont

1G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan

2G GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont

3G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem

4G GrandFather: Erard Brienne II Count Brienne

4G GrandMother: Agnès Montfaucon

3G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Alfonso IX King Leon

4G GrandMother: Berengaria Ivrea I Queen Castile

2G GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe

3G GrandFather: Raoul Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount

4G GrandFather: Richard Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount

4G GrandMother: Lucie D Aigle

3G GrandMother: Agnes de La Flèche Flèche

1G GrandMother: Alice Comyn

2G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn

3G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn 2nd Earl Buchan

4G GrandFather: William Comyn Earl Buchan

4G GrandMother: Margaret Buchan Countess Buchan

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Quincy

4G GrandFather: Roger Quincy 2nd Earl Winchester

4G GrandMother: Helen Galloway

2G GrandMother: Joanna Latimer

3G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby

3G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet

4G GrandFather: Walter Ledet

4G GrandMother: Ermentrude Lisle