GENERAL

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Descent English Royalty: Son Henry IV King England

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 11G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

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

Around 1400 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (9) was appointed 96th Knight Garter: Henry IV

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].

In 1414 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (23) was created 1st Duke Gloucester (2C 1414), 1st Earl Pembroke (5C 1414) [Henry V awards his brothers Dukedoms].

On 25 Oct 1415 Henry V King England (29) defeated the French army at the Battle of Agincourt that was fought somewhere near Agincourt. Henry V King England (29) commanded the Main Battle. Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys (64) commanded the Rearguard. Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford (30) commanded. Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (25) was wounded and was protected by his brother Henry V King England (29) . Edward York 1st Duke Aumale, 2nd Duke York (42) , commander of the Vanguard, was killed; the most senior English casualty. Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk (21) , Dafydd Gam Brecon and Edward Burnell were killed.

Around 1423 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (32) and Jacqueline Wittelsbach were married

In 1428 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (37) and Eleanor Cobham were married

Before 1428 Arthur Lancaster was born to Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester

Before 1428 Antigone Lancaster was born to Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester

In 1441 Eleanor Cobham, wife of the heir presumptive Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (50) , brother of the desceased Henry V King England (54) , uncle of Henry VI King England, II King France (19) , was tried for predicting the future of the King. She consulted two astrologers Thomas Southwell and Roger Bolingbroke. All three were arrested, tried and found guilty. Eleanor denied most of the charges but confessed to obtaining potions from Margery Jourdemayne, 'the Witch of Eye'. Thomas Southwell died whilst in the Tower of London. Roger Bolingbroke was hanged, drawn and quartered. Margery Jourdemayne burned at the stake. Eleanor was sentenced to do public penance, divorce her husband and remain confined for the remainder of her life. [Trial of Eleanor Cobham]

On 20 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (56) arrested on a charge of treason

On 23 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (56) poisoned suspected although probably a stroke. at Bury St Edmunds

After 23 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester was buried at St Albans Cathedral

On 23 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (56) was possibly poisoned although more likely he died from a stroke at Bury St Edmunds. He had been arrested three days previously on a charge of treason. [Death of Humphrey of Lancaster]

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry IV King England (Grandson Edward III King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, Count Holland (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, Count Namur

5G GrandMother: Margaret Bar (4G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

GrandMother: Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

5G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

4G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

2G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem

5G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Raoul Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Agnes de La Flèche Flèche

3G GrandMother: Alice Comyn

4G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn

5G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn 2nd Earl Buchan

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Quincy

4G GrandMother: Joanna Latimer

5G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby

5G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet

Mother: Mary Bohun (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex, Earl Northampton (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton (Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun Earl Hereford, Earl Essex

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Braose

4G GrandMother: Maud Fiennes

5G GrandFather: Enguerrand Ingleram Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Isabel Provence

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet (Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

4G GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

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

4G GrandFather: Thomas Clare (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, Earl Hertford (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Maud Lacy (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly

5G GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer (2G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

4G GrandFather: William Warenne

5G GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey

5G GrandMother: Alice Lusignan

4G GrandMother: Joan Vere

5G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

5G GrandMother: Alice Sandford

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

5G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

4G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn