BIOGRAPHY OF RANULF DE BLONDEVILLE GERNON 6TH EARL CHESTER, 1ST EARL LINCOLN 1170-1232

GENERAL

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Robert "Pious" II King France

EVENTS

In 1170 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 was born to Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester 1147-1181 (23) and Bertrade Montfort

On 30 Jun 1181 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (11) succeeded 6th Earl Chester (2C 1071)

In 1188 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (18) and Constance Penthièvre 1161-1201 (27) were marriedHalf Fifth Cousin, Half Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

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 20 May 1217 William Marshal 1146-1219 (71) and Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (47) fought at Lincoln, Lincolnshire during the Second Battle of Lincoln. Rebels William Mowbray 6th Baron Thirsk, 4th Baron Mowbray 1173-1224 (44) and William Ros 1200-1265 (17) were captured. William Dalbini -1236 fought for the rebels. Thomas Chateaudun I Count Perche 1195-1217 (22) died fighting for the rebels.

On 23 May 1217 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (47) was created 1st Earl Lincoln (4C 1217)

Before 15 May 1218 Robert Marmion 3rd Baron Marmion 1153-1218 was killed in a fight with the forces of Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 at Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire

Around 1220 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (50) built at Bolingbroke Castle, Lindsey, Lincolnshire

Around 1220 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (50) built at Chartley Castle, Chartley, Stowe, Staffordshire

Around 1220 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (50) built at Beeston Castle, Beeston, Cheshire

On 26 Oct 1232 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (62) died at Wallingford Castle, Wallingford, Oxfordshire

ANCESTRY

Father: Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester 1147-1181

GrandFather: Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester 1099-1153

1G GrandFather: Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester 1070-1129

2G GrandFather: Ranulf de Briquessart Gernon Viscount Bessin -1089

2G GrandMother: Margaret Avranches

3G GrandFather: Richard Avranches Viscount Avranches -1082

4G GrandFather: Thorstein Avranches Viscount Avranches

3G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

4G GrandFather: Herluin de Conteville Mortain 1001-1066

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

1G GrandMother: Lucy Bolingbroke

GrandMother: Matilda Fitzrobert -1189

1G GrandFather: Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester 1099-1147

2G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

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: Unknown Unknown

1G GrandMother: Mabel Fitzhamon

Mother: Bertrade Montfort

GrandFather: Simon "Chauve" Montfort 4th Count Évreux 1128-1181

1G GrandFather: Amaury Montfort Count Évreux 1070-1137

2G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

3G GrandFather: Aumary Reginarids -1052

4G GrandFather: William Reginarids 960-

3G GrandMother: Bertrade Unknown

2G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

3G GrandFather: Richard Normandy 2nd Count Évreux -1067

4G GrandFather: Robert Normandy Archbishop Rouen 988-1037

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

3G GrandMother: Godechildis Unknown

1G GrandMother: Agnès Garlande

GrandMother: Mathilde Unknown