BIOGRAPHY OF EDMUND BEAUFORT 2ND DUKE SOMERSET 1406-1455

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In 1406 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was born to John Beaufort 1st Marquess Dorset, 1st Marquess Somerset and Margaret Holland

Around 1432 Eleanor Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1433 Joan Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1435 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp were married

In 1435 Anne Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1436 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was appointed 150th Knight Garter: Henry VI

On 26 Jan 1436 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

Around 1437 Margaret Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1439 Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1441 John Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1442 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was created 1st Earl Dorset (3C 1442)

In 1442 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was created 1st Marquess Dorset (2C 1442)

In 1442 Thomas Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

In 1443 Elizabeth Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

On 27 May 1444 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset succeeded 4th Earl Somerset (2C 1397)

On Mar 1448 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset succeeded 2nd Duke Somerset (2C 1448)

On Oct 1453 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was imprisoned by Richard York 3rd Duke York at Tower of London

On Jan 1455 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was released by Henry VI King England, II King France

On Jan 1455 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was appointed as Captain Calais

On 22 May 1455 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was killed having taken refuge he eventually realised his fate and attempted to fight his way out; unsuccessfully. at Castle Inn during the First Battle of St Albans: Lancaster

Mary Beaufort was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp

ANCESTRY

Father: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Dorset, 1st Marquess Somerset

GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England

3G GrandFather: Edward II King England

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand Ivrea

5G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

4G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre

5G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre

5G GrandMother: Blanche Capet

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

3G GrandFather: William Hainault

4G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

5G GrandFather: Henry Luxembourg

5G GrandMother: Margaret Bar

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

5G GrandFather: Charles Capet

5G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

GrandMother: Katherine Roet

2G GrandFather: Giles Roet

Mother: Margaret Holland

GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

2G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

3G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

3G GrandMother: Maud Zouche

4G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby

5G GrandFather: Roger Zouche

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Segrave

5G GrandFather: Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave

5G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

2G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales

3G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Maria Reginar

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wake

4G GrandFather: John Wake

5G GrandFather: Baldwin Wake

5G GrandMother: Hawise Quincy

4G GrandMother: Joan Fiennes

5G GrandFather: William Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont

GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan

2G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey

3G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel

5G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer

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

3G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

4G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster

5G GrandFather: Henry III King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet

5G GrandFather: Robert Capet

5G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar

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