GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 1G Grandson Henry III King England

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

EVENTS

Around 1310 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (29) and Maud Chaworth at Grosmont Castle

In 1330 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (20) was knighted

In 1336 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (26) was appointed as King's Lieutenant in Scotland

In 1337 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (27) was created 1st Earl Derby (2C 1337)

On 04 Apr 1339 Maud Plantagenet 5th Earl Leicester was born to Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (29) and Isabel Beaumont at Bolingbroke Castle

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 23 Apr 1344 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (34) was appointed 2nd Knight Garter: Founder

On 25 Mar 1345 Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester was born to Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (35) and Isabel Beaumont at Bolingbroke Castle

Around 25 Aug 1345 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (35) commanded the English forces at Bergerac during the Battle of Bergerac. The English army including Walter Manny 1st Baron Manny won a decisive victory over the French with Henri Montigny captured.

On 22 Sep 1345 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (35) succeeded 4th Earl Leicester (2C 1265), 4th Earl Lancaster

On 21 Oct 1345 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (35) commanded an English army including Walter Manny 1st Baron Manny at Auberoche during the Battle of Auberoche. The battle was a significant victory for the English with the French forces being heavily defeated.The ransoms alone made a fortune for many of the soldiers in Derby's army, as well as Derby himself, who was said to have made at least £50,000 from the day's captives, and sealed his reputation as 'one of the best warriors in the world'.

On 03 Aug 1347 the English succeeded in capturing Calais providing England with a French port for the next two hundred years. Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (34) commanded, John Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle (29) , Richard Vache and Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (37) fought during the year long siege.

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 1351 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (41) was created 1st Duke Lancaster (1C 1351)

In 1353 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (43) founded at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke

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 23 Mar 1361 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (51) died at Leicester Castle

After 23 Mar 1361 Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke

Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster and Isabel Beaumont were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (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: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks

5G GrandMother: Adèle Blois (1G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders

5G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders V Count Hainault

5G GrandMother: Margaret Metz I Count Flanders

3G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (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: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant (1G Grandson Stephen I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine

5G GrandMother: Margaret Luxembourg

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

5G GrandFather: Matthew Metz Count Boulogne

5G GrandMother: Marie Blois I Count Boulogne (Daughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

4G GrandFather: Philip Swabia

Mother: Maud Chaworth

GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

2G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

2G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

3G GrandFather: William Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp

5G GrandMother: Jeanne de Saint-Valéry Saint-Valéry

4G GrandMother: Joan Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer

5G GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

3G GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

4G GrandFather: William Maudit

4G GrandMother: Alice Beaumont-Roger

5G GrandFather: Waleran Beaumont-Roger 4th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Alice Harcourt

2G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

3G GrandFather: John Fitzpeter

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Fitzpeter 1st Earl Essex

4G GrandMother: Aveline Clare

5G GrandFather: Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford

5G GrandMother: Maud St Hilary

3G GrandMother: Isabel Bigod

4G GrandFather: Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk

5G GrandFather: Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk

5G GrandMother: Ida Tosny

4G GrandMother: Maud Marshal

5G GrandFather: William Marshal

5G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Earl Pembroke