BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD CORNWALL 1ST EARL CORNWALL 1209-1272

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

Descent English Royalty: Son John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 2G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

EVENTS

On 05 Jan 1209 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (42) and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246 (21)

In 1225 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (15) was created 1st Earl Cornwall (4C 1225)

On 30 Mar 1231 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (22) and Isabel Marshal 1200-1240 (30) were married at Fawley, Buckinghamshire

On 31 Jan 1232 John Cornwall 1232-1232 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (23) and Isabel Marshal 1200-1240 (31) at Marlow, Buckinghamshire

On 09 Sep 1233 Isabel Cornwall 1233-1234 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (24) and Isabel Marshal 1200-1240 (32) at Marlow, Buckinghamshire

On 02 Nov 1235 Henry "Almain" Cornwall 1235-1271 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (26) and Isabel Marshal 1200-1240 (35)

On 17 Jan 1240 Nicholas Cornwall 1240-1240 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (31) and Isabel Marshal 1200-1240 (39) at Berkhamstead Castle, Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire

On 10 Jun 1240 William Longespée 1207-1250 (32) left England in the service of Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (31) with roughly a dozen English barons and several hundred knights.

On 08 Oct 1240 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (31) landed at Acre, Holy Land

On 23 Nov 1243 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (34) and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany 1228-1261 (15) were married at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

On Jul 1246 Unnamed Son Cornwall 1246-1246 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (37) and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany 1228-1261 (18)

On 26 Dec 1249 Edmund "Almain" Cornwall 2nd Earl Cornwall 1249-1300 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (40) and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany 1228-1261 (21)

Around 1252 Richard Cornwall 1252-1296 was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (42) and Joan Valletort at Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire

On 14 May 1264 the army of Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester 1208-1265 (56) including Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (20) , Henry Hastings 1235-1269 (29) and Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave 1238-1295 (26) defeated the army of Henry III King England 1207-1272 (56) during the Battle of Lewes at Lewes, East Sussex, Sussex. Henry III King England 1207-1272 (56) , his son the future Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (24) , Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex 1204-1275 (60) , Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (55) , John "Red Comyn" Comyn 1st Lord Baddenoch 1220-1275 (44) , Philip Marmion 5th Baron Marmion 1233-1291 (30) and John Giffard 1st Baron Giffard Brimpsfield 1232-1299 (32) were captured. John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (33) , John Balliol 1207-1268 (56) , Robert Bruce 5th Lord Annadale 1215-1295 (49) , Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (49) and William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke -1296 fought for the King. Guy Lusignan -1264 was killed. Fulk IV Fitzwarin 1220-1264 (44) drowned. Walter Cantilupe Bishop Worcester 1191-1266 (72) was present and blessed the Montfort army before the battle.

On 16 Jun 1269 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (60) and Beatrice Falkenburg were married at Kaiserslautern, Germany

On Dec 1271 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (62) stroke

On 02 Apr 1272 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (63) died at Berkhamstead Castle, Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire

After 02 Apr 1272 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 was buried at Hailes Abbey, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 natural Joan Valletort

Philip Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 and Joan Valletort

Walter Plantagenet was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 and Joan Valletort

Isabel Plantagenet was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 and Joan Valletort

Joan Plantagenet was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 and Joan Valletort

ANCESTRY

Father: John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy 1113-1151

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem 1089-1143

3G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou 1043-1109

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais -1043

4G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

3G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

4G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

4G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

2G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine -1110

4G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

4G GrandMother: Paula Maine

3G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

4G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

1G GrandMother: Empress Matilda 1102-1167 (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135 (Son William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

4G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy 1000-1035

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

3G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083

4G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders 1012-1067

4G GrandMother: Adela Capet 1009-1079

2G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118

3G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

4G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

4G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex 1045-1093

4G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex 1016-1057

4G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204

1G GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine 1099-1137

2G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine 1071-1127

3G GrandFather: [Guy] William Poitiers VIII Duke Aquitaine 1025-1086

4G GrandFather: William "Great" Poitiers V Duke Aquitaine 969-1030

4G GrandMother: Agnes Ivrea

3G GrandMother: Hildegarde Burgundy 1056-1104

4G GrandFather: Robert Burgundy I Duke Burgundy 1011-1076

4G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

2G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

3G GrandFather: William Rouerge Duke Narbonne 1040-1094

4G GrandFather: Pons Rouerge Margrave Provence 991-1061

4G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche 1020-1071

3G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

4G GrandFather: Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall 1031-1090

4G GrandMother: Matilda or Maud Montgomery -1085

1G GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault 1103-1130

2G GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

2G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard 1079-1151

3G GrandFather: Bartholomew Île-Bouchard

Mother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246

GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angoulême 1160-1202

1G GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angoulême -1179

2G GrandFather: Wulfgrin Angouleme II Count Angoulême -1140

3G GrandFather: William Angouleme V Count Angoulême -1120

4G GrandFather: Fulk Angouleme I Count Angoulême 1026-1089

3G GrandMother: Vitapoy Benauges

2G GrandMother: Pontia La Marche

3G GrandFather: Roger "The Poitevin" Montgomery Viscount Hiemois 1065-1139

4G GrandFather: Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury -1094

4G GrandMother: Mabel Bellême -1079

3G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche

4G GrandFather: Aldebert La Marche II Count La Marche

GrandMother: Alice Courtenay -1218

1G GrandFather: Peter Courtenay 1126-1183

2G GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France 1081-1137

3G GrandFather: Philip "Amorous" I King France 1052-1108

4G GrandFather: Henry I King France 1008-1060

4G GrandMother: Anne Rurik 1030-1075

3G GrandMother: Bertha Countholland 1055-1094

4G GrandFather: Floris Countholland I Count Holland 1025-1061

4G GrandMother: Gertrude Billung 1030-1113

2G GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy -1154

3G GrandFather: Humbert "Fat" Savoy II Count Savoy 1065-1103

4G GrandFather: Amadeus Savoy II Count Savoy 1050-1080

3G GrandMother: Gisela Ivrea

4G GrandFather: William Ivrea I Count Burgundy 1020-1087

4G GrandMother: Ettiennette Unknown

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown