GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: Grandson Henry III King England

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 7G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1278 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln was born to Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (32) and Blanche Capet

In 1294 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (16) and Alice Lacy 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (12) were married

On 05 Jun 1296 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (18) succeeded 2nd Earl Leicester (2C 1265), 2nd Earl Lancaster

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (59) defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry and infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials. The English army included: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (26) , Walter Beauchamp (55) , Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk (53) , Humphrey Bohun his grandfather 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex (49) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (24) , Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (37) , William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) , Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (52) , Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (27) Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor (43) , Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton (58) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton (30) , John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster (29) , Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu (48) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (11) , William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley (43) , John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave (42) , Nicholas Segrave (42) , Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford (41) , Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (30) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (20) , Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (17) , John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey (67) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) , Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (21) , Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (32) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan, John Capet II Duke Brittany, Philip Darcy, Robert Fitzroger, Roger Fitzwalter, Simon Fraser, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell and Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury (47) . William Scrope (53) was knighted. Of the Scottish army John Stewart was killed. William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

Before 09 Mar 1301 seven Earls and 96 Barons signed a letter to the Pope refuting the Pope's claim that Scotland was subject to the Pope's feudal overlordship. The letter was never sent. Those who signed include: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer, Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex, Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk, Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, William Leybourne, Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster, William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby, Edmund Hastings, John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny, Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore, Fulk Fitzwarin 2nd Baron Fitzwarin, Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy, Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter, John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset, William Braose 2nd Baron Braose, John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort, Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton, John Moels 1st Baron Moels, Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley, Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford, John Strange 1st Baron Strange Knockin, Thomas Multon 1st Baron Multon Gilsland, Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford, Walter Beauchamp, Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby, John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave, William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby, Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, Piers Mauley 1st Baron Mauley, Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby, John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster, Roger Scales 1st Baron Scales, Thomas Furnival 1st Baron Furnivall, Hugh Bardolf 1st Baron Bardolf, Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot, William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt, Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford, Walter Fauconberg 1st Baron Fauconberg [Baron's Letter to the Pope].

On 07 Jul 1307 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (68) died at Burgh by Sands on his way north to Scotland. Edward "Longshanks" I King England (68) gathered around him Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (29) , Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (35) , Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke and Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (33) and charged them with looking after his son in particular ensuring Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall didn't return from exile. [Death of Edward I].

On 25 Feb 1308 Edward II King England (23) was crowned II King England: Plantagenet Angevin at Westminster Abbey by Henry Woodlock, Bishop Winchester. Isabella Capet Queen Consort England was crowned as Queen Consort England. Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall carried the Royal Crown. William Marshal 1st Baron Marshal (30) carried the Gilt Spurs. Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (32) carried the Royal Sceptre. Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (27) carried the Royal Rod. Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (30) carried the sword Curtana (the sword of Edward the Confessor). Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (20) carried the table bearing the Royal Robes. Thomas Grey (28) and Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter [Coronation of Edward II and Isabella].

On Feb 1311 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (33) jure uxoris 5th Earl Salisbury (1C 1149), 4th Earl Lincoln (4C 1217)

Around 19 Mar 1311 the nobility attempt to constrain Edward II King England (26) by imposing a Council of Ordainers upon him. The Council included twenty-one signatories: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (39) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (36) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (33) , Gilbert Clare 8th Earl Gloucester, 7th Earl Hertford, Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury (60) , John Capet 5th Earl Richmond, William Marshal 1st Baron Marshal (33) and Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke. [Council of Ordainers].

On 04 May 1312 Edward II King England (28) and Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall were at Newcastle on Tyne Castle where they barely escaped a force led by Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (34) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (39) and Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (38) . Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall escaped to Scarborough, Edward II King England (28) to York. [Gaveston's Escape from Newcastle].

Around 15 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall was tried at Warwick Castle by Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (40) , Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (36) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (34) and Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (27) . He was condemned to death. [Trial of Piers Gaveston].

In 1318 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (40) carried Alice Lacy 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (36)

On 16 Mar 1322 the rebel army led by Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (44) attempted to cross the bridge at Boroughbridge. Their path was blocked by forces loyal to the King led by Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle. Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex (46) was killed. Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere (46) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (34) , John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort and John Maltravers 1st Baron Maltravers (32) fought for the rebels. Roger Clifford 2nd Baron Clifford (22) , Nicholas Longford (34) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (44) , John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray (35) were captured. Warin Lisle (51) hanged after the battle. [Battle of Boroughbridge].

After 22 Mar 1322 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln was buried at Pontefract Priory

On 22 Mar 1322 Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (44) was beheaded at Pontefract Castle [Despencer War Executions].

On 25 Mar 1322 Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle was created 1st Earl Carlisle (1C 1322) in reward for his capture of Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (44) at the Battle of Boroughbridge.

ANCESTRY

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

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

2G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

5G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem

5G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

4G GrandMother: Empress Matilda (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Matilda Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

5G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine

5G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

4G GrandMother: Aenor Châtellerault

5G GrandFather: Aimery Châtellerault Viscount Châtellerault

5G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard

2G GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême

4G GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angoulême

5G GrandFather: Wulfgrin Angouleme II Count Angoulême

5G GrandMother: Pontia La Marche

3G GrandMother: Alice Courtenay

4G GrandFather: Peter Courtenay

5G GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France

5G GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown

GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

2G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

3G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

4G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon

5G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Barcelona V Count Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

5G GrandFather: Alfonso VII King Castile, VII King Leon

5G GrandMother: Richeza Unknown

3G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

2G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

3G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

4G GrandFather: Humbert Savoy III Count Savoy

5G GrandFather: Amadeus Savoy III Count Savoy

5G GrandMother: Mahaut Albon

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Mâcon

3G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

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

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

2G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks

5G GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France

5G GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy

4G GrandMother: Adèle Blois (1G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Theobald Blois II Count Champagne, IV Count Blois (Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Matilda Carinthia

3G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders

4G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders V Count Hainault

5G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders IV Count Hainault

5G GrandMother: Alice Namur

4G GrandMother: Margaret Metz I Count Flanders

5G GrandFather: Thierry Metz Count Flanders

5G GrandMother: Sibylla Anjou

2G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

4G GrandFather: Sancho III King Castile

5G GrandFather: Alfonso VII King Castile, VII King Leon

5G GrandMother: Berenguela Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez

5G GrandFather: García "Restorer" IV King Navarre

5G GrandMother: Marguerite Aigle

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile (Daughter 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

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

2G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant (1G Grandson Stephen I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Reginar Godfrey VIII Duke Lower Lorraine, I Duke Brabant

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine

5G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VII Duke Lower Lorraine

5G GrandMother: Lutgardis Sulzbach

4G GrandMother: Margaret Luxembourg

5G GrandFather: Henry Luxembourg II Duke Limburg

5G GrandMother: Mathilda Saffenburg

3G GrandMother: Maud Metz (Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Matthew Metz Count Boulogne

5G GrandFather: Thierry Metz Count Flanders

5G GrandMother: Sibylla Anjou

4G GrandMother: Marie Blois I Count Boulogne (Daughter Stephen I King England)

5G GrandFather: Stephen I King England (Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders

2G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

3G GrandFather: Philip Swabia