Biography of Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke

Timeline

On 20 Mar 1319 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke was born to John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny and Juliane Leybourne Countess Huntingdon at Allesbury.

On 20 Jan 1325 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke succeeded 3rd Baron Hastings (1C 1295), 14th Baron Bergavenny (Feudal Creation).

Mortimer Double Marriage and Tournament

On 31 May 1328 the Mortimer family leveraged their new status at a lavish ceremony that celebrated two marriages in Hereford. Edward Plantagenet and Beatrice Mortimer were married. Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke and Agnes Mortimer were married. Edward III King England and his mother Isabella Capet Queen Consort England attended as well as Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March. .

In 1339 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke was created 1st Earl Pembroke (4C 1339).

On 29 Aug 1347 John Hastings 2nd Earl Pembroke was born to Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke and Agnes Mortimer at Sutton Valence.

On 20 Aug 1348 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke died at Abergavenny Castle.

After 20 Aug 1348 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke was buried at Abergavenny Priory.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Hastings

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 14 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 11 Grand Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Son of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 5 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

GrandFather: John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny, 1st Baron Hastings Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Hastings Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Hastings

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hastings

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margery Bigod

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ada Dunkeld Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: David Dunkeld 8th Earl Huntingdon

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Gernon Countess Huntingdon Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandMother: Joan Cantilupe

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Cantilupe

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cantilupe

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eva Braose

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Braose

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eva Marshal

GrandMother: Isabel Valence Baroness Bergavenny, Baroness Hastings

Great GrandFather: William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan X Count Lusignan, V Count La Marche

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan IX Count Lusignan

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angouleme

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Courtenay Count Angouleme

Great GrandMother: Joan Munchensi Countess Pembroke

Great x 2 GrandFather: Warin Munchensi

Mother: Juliane Leybourne Countess Huntingdon