BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN LANCASTER 1ST DUKE BEDFORD 1389-1435

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: Son Henry IV King England

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

EVENTS

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

On 13 Oct 1399 Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford (21) was appointed as Knight of the Bath. John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (10) , John Arundell (33) and Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (17) were knighted. Richard Scrope Archbishop York (49) attended [Coronation of Henry IV].

In 1400 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (10) was appointed 95th Knight Garter: Henry IV

In 1414 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (24) was created 1st Duke Bedford (1C 1414), 1st Earl Richmond (6C 1414), 1st Earl Kendal (1C 1414) [Henry V awards his brothers Dukedoms].

In 1422 Thomas Scales 7th Baron Scales (25) served as a lieutenant of John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (32)

On 13 May 1423 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (33) and Anne Valois-Burgundy (18) were married at Troyes

On 09 Jan 1431 Joan Arc (19) was tried at Rouen Castle. John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (41) and Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick (5) were present. [Trial of Joan of Arc]

In 1433 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (43) was recreated 1st Duke Bedford (2C 1433)

On 22 Apr 1433 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (43) and Jacquetta Luxembourg (18) were married at Thérouanne

On 14 Sep 1435 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford (46) died at Castle of Joyeux Repos

Mary Lancaster was born to John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford

Richard Lancaster was born to John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford

ANCESTRY

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

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

1G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

2G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

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

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

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

1G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

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

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

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur

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

2G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

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

4G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

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

1G GrandFather: Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

3G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

1G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem

4G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Raoul Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Agnes de La Flèche Flèche

2G GrandMother: Alice Comyn

3G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn

4G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn 2nd Earl Buchan

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Quincy

3G GrandMother: Joanna Latimer

4G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby

4G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet

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

GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Braose

3G GrandMother: Maud Fiennes

4G GrandFather: Enguerrand Ingleram Fiennes

4G GrandMother: Isabel Provence

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet (Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

3G GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere

3G GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

2G GrandMother: Margaret Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clare (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly

4G GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

1G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

4G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer (2G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

2G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandFather: William Warenne

4G GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey

4G GrandMother: Alice Lusignan

3G GrandMother: Joan Vere

4G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford

4G GrandMother: Alice Sandford

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

2G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England (Son John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

3G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn