Biography of Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

Timeline

On 05 Jun 1341 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York was born to Edward III King England and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at King's Langley.

In 1361 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York was appointed 37th Knight Garter: Edward III.

In 1362 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York was created 1st Earl Cambridge (2C 1362).

On 21 Sep 1371 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster and Constance of Castile were married at Roquefort, Landes. Constance of Castile by marriage Duchess Lancaster (2C 1362). His younger brother Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York married Constance's sister in July 1372.

On 11 Jul 1372 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York and Isabella of Castile Duchess York were married at Wallingford. Isabella of Castile Duchess York by marriage Countess Cambridge (2C 1362). She being the younger sister of Constance of Castile who had married Edmund's older brother John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster a year before.

Around 1373 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York and Isabella of Castile Duchess York at King's Langley.

Around 1374 Constance York Countess Gloucester was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York and Isabella of Castile Duchess York at Conisburgh Castle.

Before 1385 John Holland 1st Duke Exeter was rumoured to be having an affair with Isabella of Castile Duchess York wife of Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York.

On 20 Jul 1385 Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge was born to Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York and Isabella of Castile Duchess York at Conisburgh Castle although there was speculation the father was John Holland 1st Duke Exeter with whom Isabella of Castile Duchess York was suspected of having an affair.

On 06 Aug 1385 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York was created 1st Duchess York (1C 1385). Isabella of Castile Duchess York by marriage Duchess York (1C 1385).

On 04 Nov 1393 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York and Joan Holland Duchess York were married. Joan Holland Duchess York by marriage Duchess York (1C 1385).

On 07 Jul 1399 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York appointed William Scrope 1st Earl Wiltshire, Henry Green and John Bussy to protect Kent against invasion by Henry IV King England.
After 07 Jul 1399 Henry IV King England landed at Ravenspur with Thomas Rempston [Henry IV lands at Ravenspur].

Henry IV 2: 31 The Names of the Lords Present

After 07 Jan 1401. The names of the lords who were present at the said declaration are as follows:
Henry, prince of Wales
Edmund, duke of York
Edward, earl of Rutland
Thomas, earl of Arundel
John, earl of Somerset
Edmund, earl of Stafford
Henry, earl of Northumberland
Ralph, earl of Westmorland
Thomas, earl of Worcester
Michael, earl of Suffolk
Richard, Lord Grey of Codnor
Thomas, Lord Berkeley
John, Lord Charlton
Reginald, Lord Grey of Ruthin
Thomas, Lord Camoys
Thomas, Lord Furnivall
Robert, Lord Scales
John, Lord Beaumont
William, Lord Willoughby
Hugh, Lord Burnell
William, Lord Ferrers of Groby
William, Lord Bergavenny
John, Lord Lovell
Robert, Lord Harrington
Richard Lescrope.

On 01 Aug 1402 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York died at King's Langley.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

John "Lackland" I King England

Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 15 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings England: Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 5 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

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

Ancestry

Father: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

GrandFather: Edward II King England Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England Son Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry III King England Son John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

Great x 3 GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy Count Provence

Great GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ferdinand III King Castile, III King Leon Great Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alfonso IX King Leon

Great x 3 GrandMother: Berengaria Ivrea I Queen Castile Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Dammartin Queen Consort Castile, Queen Consort Leon

Great x 3 GrandFather: Simon Dammartin

Great x 3 GrandMother: Marie Montgomery Count Ponthieu

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

Great GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Louis IX King France Great Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona Queen Consort France

Great x 3 GrandFather: James I King Aragon

Great x 3 GrandMother: Violant Unknown Queen Consort Aragon

Great GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry I King Navarre Great x 4 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Theobald IV King Navarre Great x 3 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Bourbon Queen Consort Navarre

Great x 2 GrandMother: Blanche Capet Queen Navarre Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Capet Great Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Reginar Count Saint-Pol Great x 2 Granddaughter Stephen I King England

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

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

Great GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland Great x 3 Grandson Stephen I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Hainault I Count Hainault Great x 4 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Bouchard Avesnes

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Flanders II Count Flanders Great x 3 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Adelaide Gerulfing Count Hainault Great x 2 Granddaughter Stephen I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Floris Gerulfing IV Count Holland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mathilde Reginar Count Holland, Count Palatine Great Granddaughter Stephen I King England

Great GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg Count Hainault, Count Holland Great x 5 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry "Great" Luxembourg V Count Luxembourg, III Count Namur

Great x 3 GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg III Duke Limburg

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ermesinda Luxembourg Duchess Limburg

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Bar Count Luxembourg, Count Namur Great x 4 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Bar II Count Bar Great x 3 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Capet Count Bar

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

Great GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip "Bold" III King France Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Louis IX King France Great Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Provence Queen Consort France

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella Barcelona Queen Consort France

Great x 3 GrandFather: James I King Aragon

Great x 3 GrandMother: Violant Unknown Queen Consort Aragon

Great GrandMother: Margaret Capet Count Valois Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles II King Naples Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles King Sicily Great Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Beatrice Provence Queen Consort Sicily

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Unknown