Biography of Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset

Timeline

In 1439 Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset was born to Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset and Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset.

On 15 May 1464 Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset succeeded 4th Duke Somerset (2C 1448).

Battle of Tewkesbury

On 04 May 1471 Edward IV was victorious at the Battle of Tewkesbury.
His brother Richard, Richard Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Powick, John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk, George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny, John Savage, John Savage, Thomas St Leger, John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet, Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh fought. William Brandon, George Browne, Ralph Hastings, Richard Hastings Baron Willoughby Eresby, James Tyrrell, Roger Kynaston were knighted. William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings commanded.
Margaret of Anjou was captured. Her son Edward Lancaster Prince Wales was killed.
John Courtenay 15th Earl Devon, John Wenlock 1st Baron Wenlock and John Beaufort were killed. Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset and Hugh Courtenay were beheaded after the battle.
On 06 May 1471 Gervase Clifton was beheaded at Tewkesbury after the Battle of Tewkesbury.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 18 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 9 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 15 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 10 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 2 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 9 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset Great Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster Son Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward II King England Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland Great x 4 Grandson Stephen I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Valois Count Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Great x 2 GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holand

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Zouche Baroness Holand Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wake Countess Kent Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Warenne Countess Arundel

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Mother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Tosny Countess Warwick Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer Countess Warwick Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers Countess Warwick Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Ferrers 3rd Baron Ferrers Groby Great x 2 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 2nd Baron Ferrers Groby Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Verdun Baroness Ferrers Groby Great Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Umfraville Baroness Ferrers Groby

GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle Great x 2 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Mortimer Baroness Berkeley Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Despencer Baroness Berkeley Great Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh "Younger" Despencer Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Clare Baroness Zouche Mortimer Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Margaret Lisle Baroness Berkeley, 3rd Baroness Lisle Great x 7 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Warin Lisle 2nd Baron Lisle Great x 6 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Gerard Lisle 1st Baron Lisle

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Pipard Baroness Lisle

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Pipard