Biography of Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: /France/Families/Anjou_aka_Plantagenet[Paternal].html#Edmund_of_Langley_1st_Duke_York_1341-1402

Descendants Family Trees:

John "Lackland" I King England

Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 15 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings England: Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 5 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Timeline

On 05 Jun 1341 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 was born to Edward III King England 1312-1377 and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 at King's Langley, Hertfordshire

In 1361 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 was appointed 37th Knight Garter: Edward III

In 1362 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 was created 1st Earl Cambridge (2C 1362)

On 21 Sep 1371 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 and Constance of Castile 1354-1394 were married at Roquefort, Landes. Constance of Castile 1354-1394 by marriage Duke Lancaster (2C 1362).His younger brother Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 married Constance's sister in July 1372.

On 11 Jul 1372 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 and Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 were married at Wallingford, Oxfordshire. Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 by marriage Earl Cambridge (2C 1362).She being the younger sister of Constance of Castile 1354-1394 who had married Edmund's older brother John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 a year before.

Around 1373 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 and Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 at King's Langley, Hertfordshire

Around 1374 Constance York Countess Gloucester 1374-1416 was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 and Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 at Conisburgh Castle, Conisburgh, Yorkshire

Before 1385 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was rumoured to be having an affair with Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 wife of Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402.

On 20 Jul 1385 Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 and Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 at Conisburgh Castle, Conisburgh, Yorkshire although there was speculation the father was John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 with whom Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 was suspected of having an affair.

On 06 Aug 1385 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 was created 1st Duke York (1C 1385). Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 by marriage Duke York (1C 1385).

On 04 Nov 1393 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 and Joan Holland Duchess York 1380-1484 were married. Joan Holland Duchess York 1380-1484 by marriage Duke York (1C 1385).

On 07 Jul 1399 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 appointed William Scrope 1st Earl Wiltshire 1350-1399, Henry Green 1347-1399_0000028690 and John Bussy -1399 to protect Kent against invasion by Henry IV King England 1367-1413.
After 07 Jul 1399 Henry IV King England 1367-1413 landed at Ravenspur, East Riding, Yorkshire with Thomas Rempston -1406

On 01 Aug 1402 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 died at King's Langley, Hertfordshire

Ancestry

Father: Edward III King England

GrandFather: Edward II King England

Great GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great Great GrandFather: Henry III King England

Great Great GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

Great GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England

GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England

Mother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England