Biography of Edward Lancaster Prince Wales

Timeline

Birth of Edward of Westminster

On 13 Oct 1453 Edward Lancaster Prince Wales was born to Henry VI and Margaret of Anjou at Westminster Palace. When Henry VI King England, II King France recovered from his catatonic state, he greeted the child as a 'miracle'. There is some speculation as the child's actual father since Henry VI King England, II King France and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England had been married for eight years before the child was born. Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset was suggested at the time. .

In 1454 Edward Lancaster Prince Wales was appointed as Prince Wales at Windsor Castle.

Angers Agreement

On 22 Jul 1470 Warwick the Kingmaker, Henry VI King England, II King France and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England signed the Angers Agreement at Angers Cathedral. The agreement had been brokered by King Louis XI of France. Edward Lancaster Prince Wales and Anne Neville Queen Consort England were formally betrothed as part of the Agreement.

Marriage of Edward of Westminster to Anne Neville

On 13 Dec 1470 Edward Lancaster Prince Wales and Anne Neville Queen Consort England were married at Angers Cathedral, Angers. Anne Neville Queen Consort England was appointed as Princess Wales. .

After 14 Apr 1471 Edward Lancaster Prince Wales was buried at Tewkesbury Abbey. Brass floor marker of the grave of Edward Lancaster Prince Wales 1453-1471.

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 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 16 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Son of Henry VI King England, II King France

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Son of Henry VI King England, II King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry VI King England, II King France Son Henry V King England

GrandFather: Henry V King England Son Henry IV King England

Great GrandFather: Henry IV King England Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Blanche Plantagenet Duchess Lancaster Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster Great Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont Duchess Lancaster Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandMother: Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Fitzalan Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Countess Northampton Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

GrandMother: Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great GrandFather: Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France Great x 4 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles V King France Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John "The Good" II King France Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bonne Luxembourg Queen Consort France Great x 7 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joanna Bourbon Queen Consort France Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter Bourbon Duke Bourbon Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Valois Duchess Bourbon Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach Queen Consort France Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Stephen "Magnificient, Fop" Wittelsbach III Duke Bavaria Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Stephen Wittelsbach II Duke Bavaria Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elisabeth Barcelona Duchess Bavaria Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Taddea Visconti Duchess Bavaria

Great x 3 GrandFather: Bernabò Visconti

Great x 3 GrandMother: Beatrice Scala

Mother: Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

GrandFather: René Valois-Anjou I Duke Anjou Great x 5 Grandson Henry III King England

Great GrandFather: Louis King Naples Great x 4 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Louis Valois-Anjou I Duke Anjou Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John "The Good" II King France Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bonne Luxembourg Queen Consort France Great x 7 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Marie Chatillon Duchess Anjou Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles "Saint" Chatillon Duke Brittany Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan "Lame" Capet Count Penthièvre Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great GrandMother: Yolanda Barcelona Queen Consort Naples Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John I King Aragon Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter IV King Aragon Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona Queen Consort Aragon Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Yolande Bar Queen Consort Aragon Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Bar 1st Duke Bar Great x 2 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Marie Valois Duchess Bar Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

GrandMother: Isabella Metz Duchess Anjou, I Duchess Lorraine Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandFather: Charles Metz II Duke Lorraine Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Metz I Duke Lorraine Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Rudolph "Valiant" Metz I Duke Lorraine Great x 7 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Marie Chatillon Duchess Lorraine Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Sophie Württemberg Duchess Lorraine

Great x 3 GrandFather: Eberhard Württemberg