BIOGRAPHY OF HUMPHREY LANCASTER 1ST DUKE GLOUCESTER 1390-1447

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

EVENTS

On 03 Oct 1390 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 was born to Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (23) and Mary Bohun 1368-1394 (22)

Around 1400 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (9) was appointed 96th Knight Garter: Henry IV

On 20 Mar 1413 Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (45) died at Jerusalem Chamber, Cheyneygates, Westminster Abbey, Westminster (confirming a prophesy that he would die in Jerusalem). His sons Henry V King England 1386-1422 (26) and Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (22) were present .

In 1414 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (23) was created 1st Duke Gloucester (2C 1414), 1st Earl Pembroke (5C 1414) .

On 25 Oct 1415 Henry V King England 1386-1422 (29) defeated the French army at the Battle of Agincourt that was fought somewhere near Agincourt. Henry V King England 1386-1422 (29) commanded the Main Battle. Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys 1351-1421 (64) commanded the Rearguard. Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford 1385-1417 (30) commanded. Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (25) was wounded, and was protected by his brother Henry V King England 1386-1422 (29) . Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (42) , commander of the Vanguard, was killed; the most senior English casualty. John Fortescue 1380-1415 (35) were killed. Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk 1394-1415 (21) , Dafydd Gam Brecon 1380-1415 (35) and Edward Burnell -1415 were killed.

Around 1423 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (32) and Jacqueline Wittelsbach 1401-1436 (21) were married

Before 1428 Arthur Lancaster 1427-1447 was born to Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447

Before 1428 Antigone Lancaster 1427-1450 was born to Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447

In 1428 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (37) and Eleanor Cobham 1400-1452 (28) were married

In 1441 Eleanor Cobham 1400-1452 (41) , wife of the heir presumptive Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (50) , brother of the deceased Henry V King England 1386-1422, uncle of Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (19) , was tried for predicting the future of the King. She consulted two astrologers Thomas Southwell and Roger Bolingbroke. All three were arrested, tried and found guilty. Eleanor denied most of the charges but confessed to obtaining potions from Margery Jourdemayne, 'the Witch of Eye'. Thomas Southwell died whilst in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London. Roger Bolingbroke was hanged, drawn and quartered. Margery Jourdemayne was burned at the stake. Eleanor was sentenced to do public penance, divorce her husband and remain confined for the remainder of her life.

On 20 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (56) arrested on a charge of treason

On 23 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (56) died. He was possibly poisoned although more likely he died from a stroke at Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. He had been arrested three days previously on a charge of treason.

After 23 Feb 1447 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 was buried at St Albans Cathedral, St Albans, Hertfordshire

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry IV King England 1367-1413

GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399

1G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377

2G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327

3G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England 1207-1272

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England 1241-1290

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon 1199-1252

4G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu 1220-1279

2G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358

3G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona 1248-1271

3G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre 1273-1305

4G GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre 1244-1274

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet 1248-1302

1G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369

2G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337

3G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland 1247-1304

4G GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault 1218-1257

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Countholland 1230-1284

3G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg 1252-1311

4G GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur 1216-1281

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bar 1220-1275

2G GrandMother: Joan Valois 1294-1342

3G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois 1270-1325

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

4G GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona 1248-1271

3G GrandMother: Margaret Capet 1273-1299

4G GrandFather: Charles II King Naples 1254-1309

4G GrandMother: Mary Unknown

GrandMother: Blanche Plantagenet 5th Countess Lancaster, 6th Countess Leicester 1345-1368

1G GrandFather: Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster 1310-1361

2G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345

3G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster 1245-1296

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England 1207-1272

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291

3G GrandMother: Blanche Capet 1248-1302

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet 1216-

4G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar 1224-1288

2G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth 1250-1283

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth 1218-1258

3G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp 1263-1306

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick 1237-1298

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn 1238-1301

1G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont 1320-1361

2G GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan 1279-1340

3G GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont 1227-1297

4G GrandFather: John I King Jerusalem 1170-1237

4G GrandMother: Beregaria Ivrea 1204-1237

3G GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe

4G GrandFather: Raoul Beaumont-Sarthe I Viscount 1172-1239

4G GrandMother: Agnes de La Flèche Flèche

2G GrandMother: Alice Comyn

3G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn -1308

4G GrandFather: Alexander Comyn 2nd Earl Buchan 1217-1289

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Quincy

3G GrandMother: Joanna Latimer 1269-1320

4G GrandFather: William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby 1243-1304

4G GrandMother: Alicia Ledet 1251-1316

Mother: Mary Bohun 1368-1394

GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton 1341-1373

1G GrandFather: William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton 1309-1361

2G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex 1249-1298

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 1225-1265

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Braose 1228-1251

3G GrandMother: Maud Fiennes 1254-1298

4G GrandFather: Enguerrand Ingleram Fiennes 1210-1265

4G GrandMother: Isabel Provence

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet 1282-1316

3G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England 1207-1272

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England 1241-1290

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon 1199-1252

4G GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Count Ponthieu 1220-1279

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere 1313-1356

2G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322

3G GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere -1301

3G GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

2G GrandMother: Margaret Clare 1287-1333

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clare 1245-1287

4G GrandFather: Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford 1222-1262

4G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

3G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald 1266-1300

4G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly 1238-1277

4G GrandMother: Emmeline Longespée 1250-1291

GrandMother: Joan Fitzalan 1347-1419

1G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376

2G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302

4G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 7th Earl Arundel 1246-1272

4G GrandMother: Isabella Mortimer -1291

3G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

2G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandFather: William Warenne -1286

4G GrandFather: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304

4G GrandMother: Alice Lusignan 1224-1256

3G GrandMother: Joan Vere

4G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford 1240-1296

4G GrandMother: Alice Sandford

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1372

2G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345

3G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster 1245-1296

4G GrandFather: Henry III King England 1207-1272

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291

3G GrandMother: Blanche Capet 1248-1302

4G GrandFather: Robert Capet 1216-

4G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar 1224-1288

2G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

3G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth 1250-1283

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth 1218-1258

3G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp 1263-1306

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick 1237-1298

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn 1238-1301