BIOGRAPHY OF ISABELLA CAPET QUEEN CONSORT ENGLAND 1295-1358

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: Daughter Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

In 1295 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 was born to Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314 (26) and Joan Blois I Queen Navarre 1273-1305 (21)

On 25 Jan 1308 Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (13) were married at Boulogne-sur-Mer .Third Cousin Twice Removed, Half Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

On 25 Feb 1308 Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23) was crowned II King England: Plantagenet Angevin at Westminster Abbey, Westminster by Henry Woodlock, Bishop Winchester. Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (13) was crowned as Queen Consort England. Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 (24) carried the Royal Crown. William Marshal 1st Baron Marshal 1277-1314 (30) carried the Gilt Spurs. Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (32) carried the Royal Sceptre. Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345 (27) carried the Royal Rod. Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 (30) carried the sword Curtana (the sword of Edward the Confessor). Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (20) carried the table bearing the Royal Robes. Thomas Grey 1280-1344 (28) and Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter 1247-1326 (61) .

On 12 Nov 1312 Edward III King England 1312-1377 was born to Edward II King England 1284-1327 (28) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (17) at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire

On 02 Jan 1315 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 was buried at King's Langley Priory, King's Langley, Hertfordshire in a lavish ceremony some two and a half years after his murder. The ceremony was attended by Edward II King England 1284-1327 (30) and his wife Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (20) as well as Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322 (39) , Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke 1275-1324 (40) , Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338 (14) , Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 (39) , Hugh Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer 1308-1349 (7) and his son Hugh "Younger" Despencer 1286-1326 (29) . .

On 15 Aug 1316 John Plantagenet 1st Earl Cornwall 1316-1336 was born to Edward II King England 1284-1327 (32) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (21) at Eltham Palace, Eltham, Greenwich, Kent

On 18 Jun 1318 Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1355 was born to Edward II King England 1284-1327 (34) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (23) at Woodstock Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire

On 05 Jul 1321 Joan Plantagenet 1321-1362 was born to Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (26) at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On Oct 1321 Margaret Clare 1287-1333 (34) refused entry to Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (26) at Leeds Castle, Kent

In Oct 1321 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (26) was returning from Canterbury, Kent to London. She sought accommodation at Leeds Castle, Kent which was under the protection of Margaret Clare 1287-1333 (34) the wife of Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 (46) . Margaret Clare 1287-1333 (34) refused entry to the Queen killing around six of her retinue when they tried to force entry. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) commenced the Siege of Leeds Castle. Once Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) gained possession of the castle, he had the garrison hanged from the battlements. Margaret Clare 1287-1333 (34) , her five children, and Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh 1287-1355 (34) , her nephew, were imprisoned in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London.

On Aug 1323 Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (36) escaped to France and to Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (28) at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

In Oct 1326 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (31) landed at Orford, Suffolk with Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (39) , John Maltravers 1st Baron Maltravers 1290-1365 (36) and Nicholas Abrichecourt .

On 31 May 1328 the Mortimer family leveraged their new status at a lavish ceremony that celebrated two marriages in Hereford, Herefordshire. Edward Plantagenet 1320-1334 (8) and Beatrice Mortimer 1322-1383 (6) were married. Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke 1319-1348 (9) and Agnes Mortimer 1317-1368 (11) were married. Edward III King England 1312-1377 (15) and his mother Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (33) attended as well as Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (41) . .Half Third Cousin Twice Removed, Half Third Cousin Once Removed

On 19 Oct 1330 John Neville 1299-1335 (30) , William Eland, William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton 1309-1361 (20) , William Clinton 1st Earl Huntingdon 1304-1354 (26) and William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury 1301-1349 (29) , friends of Edward III King England 1312-1377 (17) secretly entered Nottingham Castle, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire through tunnels, met with Edward III King England 1312-1377 (17) , and arrested Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 (43) and his son Geoffrey Mortimer 1309-1372 (21) in the presence of Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (35) .

On 22 Aug 1358 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (63) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314 (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285 (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Louis IX King France 1214-1270 (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226 (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France 1165-1223 (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

4G GrandMother: Adèle Blois (1G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders 1170-1190

4G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders V Count Hainault 1150-1195

4G GrandMother: Margaret Metz I Count Flanders -1194

2G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France 1188-1252 (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile 1155-1214

4G GrandFather: Sancho III King Castile 1134-1158

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez 1133-1156

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile 1161-1214 (Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204

1G GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France 1221-1295

2G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence 1198-1245

3G GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence 1174-1209

4G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon 1157-1196

4G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea 1155-1208

3G GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran

2G GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy

3G GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy 1178-1233

4G GrandFather: Humbert Savoy III Count Savoy 1134-1188

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Macon

3G GrandMother: Margaret Geneva

GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona 1248-1271

1G GrandFather: James I King Aragon 1208-1276

2G GrandFather: Peter II King Aragon 1178-1213

3G GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon 1157-1196

4G GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Barcelona V Count Barcelona 1114-1162

3G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea 1155-1208

4G GrandFather: Alfonso VII King Castile, VII King Leon 1105-1157

4G GrandMother: Richeza Unknown

2G GrandMother: Marie Montpellier

1G GrandMother: Violant Unknown

Mother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre 1273-1305 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre 1244-1274 (4G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Theobald IV King Navarre 1201-1253 (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Theobald Blois 1179-1201 (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Blois I Count Champagne 1127-1181 (1G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Theobald Blois II Count Champagne, IV Count Blois 1090-1152 (Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Matilda Carinthia

3G GrandMother: Marie Capet 1145-1198

4G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204

2G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez -1229

3G GrandFather: Sancho "Wise" Ramirez 1132-1194

4G GrandFather: García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150

4G GrandMother: Marguerite Aigle

3G GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Alfonso VII King Castile, VII King Leon 1105-1157

4G GrandMother: Berenguela Barcelona

1G GrandMother: Margaret Bourbon

GrandMother: Blanche Capet 1248-1302 (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Capet 1216- (1G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226 (3G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France 1165-1223 (2G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

4G GrandMother: Adèle Blois (1G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders 1170-1190

4G GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders V Count Hainault 1150-1195

4G GrandMother: Margaret Metz I Count Flanders -1194

2G GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France 1188-1252 (Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile 1155-1214

4G GrandFather: Sancho III King Castile 1134-1158

4G GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez 1133-1156

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Castile 1161-1214 (Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204

1G GrandMother: Matilda Reginar 1224-1288 (2G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant 1207-1248 (1G Grandson Stephen I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine, I Duke Brabant 1165-1235

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine 1142-1190

4G GrandMother: Margaret Luxembourg

3G GrandMother: Maud Metz 1170-1210 (Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Matthew Metz Count Boulogne -1173

4G GrandMother: Marie Blois I Count Boulogne 1136-1182 (Daughter Stephen I King England)

2G GrandMother: Marie Swabia

3G GrandFather: Philip Swabia