BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN "LACKLAND" I KING ENGLAND 1166-1216

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

EVENTS

On 24 Dec 1166 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 was born to Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (33) and Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (44)

Around 1168 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (1) was sent to live in Fontevraud Abbey, Chinon to be trained for the Church.

On 29 Aug 1189 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (22) and Isabella Fitzrobert 3rd Countess Gloucester 1173-1217 (16) were married at Marlborough Castle, Marlborough, Wiltshire

On 29 Aug 1189 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (22) by marriage 3rd Earl Gloucester (1C 1121)

Before 1190 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 natural Adela Plantagenet

Around 1190 Richard Fitzroy 1190-1246 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (23) and Adela Plantagenet in Chilham Castle, Chilham, Kent

Around 1191 Joan Plantagenet 1191-1237 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (24) and Adela Plantagenet

Before 06 Apr 1199 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 had his marriage to Isabella Fitzrobert 3rd Countess Gloucester 1173-1217 annulled dut to consanuinity but more likely because John's new status mean't he had better prospects.

On 06 Apr 1199 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (32) succeeded I King England: Plantagenet Angevin

On 27 May 1199 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (32) was crowned I King England: Plantagenet Angevin by Hubert Walter Archbishop Canterbury 1160-1205 (39) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster .

On 24 Aug 1200 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (33) and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246 (12) were married at Angouleme

On 01 Aug 1202 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (35) defeated the army of his nephew Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany 1187-1203 (15) and Hugh Lusignan X Count Lusignan, V Count La Marche 1183-1249 (19) which was besieging John's mother Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (80) at Mirebeau Castle, Mirebeau. John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (35) took Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany 1187-1203 (15) 's army by surprise capturing most. Arthur Plantagenet 3rd Duke Brittany 1187-1203 (15) and, probably, his sister Eleanor Plantagenet 1184-1241 (18) , both of whom arguably had better claims to the throne than John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (35) were captured. .

On 01 Oct 1207 Henry III King England 1207-1272 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (40) and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246 (19) at Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire

In 1208 Gwenwynwyn ap Owain Mathrafal Prince Powys Wenwynwyn 1176-1216 (31) arrested by John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (41)

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)

On 22 Jul 1210 Joan Plantagenet 1210-1238 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (43) and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246 (22)

In 1214 Isabella Plantagenet 1214-1241 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (47) and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246 (26)

In 1215 Eleanor Plantagenet 1215-1275 was born to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (48) and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England 1188-1246 (27) at Gloucester, Gloucestershire

On 15 Jun 1215 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (48) met with his Baron's at Runnymede, Windsor, Berkshire where he agreed to the terms of the Magna Carta which attempted to reduce the King's authority through political reform. Roger Bigod 2nd Earl Norfolk 1144-1221 (71) , his son Hugh Bigod 3rd Earl Norfolk 1182-1225 (33) , Henry Bohun 1st Earl Hereford 1176-1220 (39) , Richard Clare 3rd Earl Hertford 1153-1217 (62) , his son Gilbert Clare 5th Earl Gloucester, 4th Earl Hertford 1180-1230 (35) , William "The Younger" Marshal 2nd Earl Pembroke 1190-1231 (25) , William Mowbray 6th Baron Thirsk, 4th Baron Mowbray 1173-1224 (42) , Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester 1170-1219 (45) , Robert Ros 1172-1226 (43) , Richard Percy 5th Baron Percy Topcliffe 1170-1244 (45) , Robert Vere 3rd Earl Oxford 1165-1221 (50) , Eustace Vesci 1169- (46) , John Fitzrobert Baron Warkworth 1190-1241 (25) , John Lacy 8th Baron Bowland, 8th Baron Halton, 7th Baron Lacy 1192-1240 (23) , William Dalbini -1236, Geoffrey Mandeville 2nd Earl Essex 1191-1216 (24) , Robert Fitzwalter -1235, William Forz 3rd Earl Albermarle aka Aumale -1242, William Hardell Lord Mayor, William Huntingfield -1291, William Llanvallei -1217, William Malet 1st Baron Curry Mallet 1174-1215, Roger Montbegon -1226, Richard Montfichet -1267, Geoffrey Saye 1155-1230 (60) signed as surety the Magna Carta. Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (45) witnessed.

On 19 Oct 1216 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (49) died at Newark Castle, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire during the Death of King John. John Monmouth 1182-1248 (34) was present. On his deathbed, John appointed a council of thirteen executors to help Henry reclaim the kingdom and requested that his son be placed into the guardianship of William Marshal 1146-1219 (70) .

After 19 Oct 1216 John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 was buried at Worcester Cathedral, Worcester, Worcestershire

After 19 Oct 1216. Monument to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216.

John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 visited at Monmouth, Monmouthshire, South-East Wales

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy 1113-1151

1G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem 1089-1143

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou 1043-1109

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais -1043

4G GrandFather: Hugh Anjou

4G GrandMother: Béatrice Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou 970-1040

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

2G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

3G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

4G GrandFather: Aumary Reginarids -1052

4G GrandMother: Bertrade Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

4G GrandFather: Richard Normandy 2nd Count Évreux -1067

4G GrandMother: Godechildis Unknown

1G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

2G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine -1110

3G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandMother: Paula Maine

4G GrandFather: Herbert "Wakedog" Maine I Count Maine 984-1035

2G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

3G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

GrandMother: Empress Matilda 1102-1167

1G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

2G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

3G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy 1000-1035

4G GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy 963-1026

4G GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre 982-1017

3G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

2G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083

3G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders 1012-1067

4G GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders 980-1035

4G GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes -1036

3G GrandMother: Adela Capet 1009-1079

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles 986-1034

1G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118

2G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

3G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

3G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

2G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex 1045-1093

3G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex 1016-1057

4G GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England 1015-1016

4G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

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

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

1G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine 1071-1127

2G GrandFather: [Guy] William Poitiers VIII Duke Aquitaine 1025-1086

3G GrandFather: William "Great" Poitiers V Duke Aquitaine 969-1030

4G GrandFather: William "Proud Arm" Poitiers IV Duke Aquitaine 937-994

4G GrandMother: Emma Blois -1003

3G GrandMother: Agnes Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Otto-William Ivrea I Count Burgundy 960-1026

4G GrandMother: Ermentrude Unknown

2G GrandMother: Hildegarde Burgundy 1056-1104

3G GrandFather: Robert Burgundy I Duke Burgundy 1011-1076

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles 986-1034

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou 970-1040

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

1G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

2G GrandFather: William Rouerge Duke Narbonne 1040-1094

3G GrandFather: Pons Rouerge Margrave Provence 991-1061

3G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche 1020-1071

4G GrandFather: Bernard La Marche Count La Marche

2G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

3G GrandFather: Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall 1031-1090

4G GrandFather: Herluin de Conteville Mortain 1001-1066

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

3G GrandMother: Matilda or Maud Montgomery -1085

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

4G GrandMother: Mabel Bellême -1079

GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault 1103-1130

1G GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

1G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard 1079-1151

2G GrandFather: Bartholomew Île-Bouchard