Biography of Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

Timeline

Around 1281 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster was born to Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster and Blanche Capet Queen Navarre.

On 30 Dec 1292 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth were married.

Battle of Falkirk

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry with infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials including:
Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick
Walter Beauchamp
Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk
Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex
Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford
Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester
William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby
Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley
Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley
Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor
Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton
John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton
John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster
Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu
Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March
William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley
John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave
Nicholas Segrave
Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford
Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby
Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln
Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster
John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey
Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy
Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon
Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel
Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan
John Capet II Duke Brittany
Philip Darcy
Robert Fitzroger
Roger Fitzwalter
Simon Fraser
Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke
John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell, and
Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury.
William Scrope was knighted.
John Stewart was killed.
William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

Before 09 Mar 1301 seven Earls and 96 Barons signed a letter to the Pope refuting the Pope's claim that Scotland was subject to the Pope's feudal overlordship. The letter was never sent. Those who signed include: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer, Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex, Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk, Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, William Leybourne, Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster, William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby, Edmund Hastings, John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny, Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore, Fulk Fitzwarin 2nd Baron Fitzwarin, Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy, Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter, John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset, William Braose 2nd Baron Braose, John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort, Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton, John Moels 1st Baron Moels, Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley, Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford, John Strange 1st Baron Strange Knockin, Thomas Multon 1st Baron Multon Gilsland, Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford, Walter Beauchamp, Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby, John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave, William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby, Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, Piers Mauley 1st Baron Mauley, Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby, John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster, Roger Scales 1st Baron Scales, Thomas Furnival 1st Baron Furnivall, Hugh Bardolf 1st Baron Bardolf, Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot, William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt, Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford, Walter Fauconberg 1st Baron Fauconberg [Baron's Letter to the Pope].

In 1305 Blanche Plantagenet Baroness Wake Liddell was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth.

09 Feb 1308 Close Rolls Edward II. Edward II King England. Dover. To Alice, late wife of Roger Bigod, earl of Norfolk and Marshall of England. Order to meet the king at Dover on his return from France with his consort about Sunday next after the feast of the Purification of St Mary [02 Feb]. Witnessed by Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall.
The like to:
Elizabeth, countess of Hereford and Essex.
Henry de Lancastre
Robert de Monte Alto
Almaric de Sancto Amando[Ibid]
To R Archbishop of Canterbury. Order to attend the king's coronaion on Sunday next after the feast of St Valentine [14 Feb] at Westminster, to execute what pertains to his office.
To the sheriff of Surrey. Order to proclaim in market towns, etc. , that no knight, esquire, or other shall, under pain of forfeiture, pressure to tourney or make jousts or bordices (torneare, justos seu burdseicas facere), or otherwise go armed at Croydon or elsewhere before the king's coronation.

Coronation of Edward II and Isabella

On 25 Feb 1308 Edward II King England was crowned II King England: Plantagenet Angevin at Westminster Abbey by Henry Woodlock, Bishop Winchester. Isabella Capet Queen Consort England was crowned as Queen Consort England. .
Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall carried the Royal Crown.
William Marshal 1st Baron Marshal carried the Gilt Spurs.
Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex carried the Royal Sceptre.
Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster carried the Royal Rod.
Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln carried the sword Curtana (the sword of Edward the Confessor).
Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March carried the table bearing the Royal Robes.
Thomas Grey and Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter attended.

Around 1310 Maud Plantagenet Countess Ulster was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth.

Around 1310 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth at Grosmont Castle.

Around 1312 Joan Plantagenet Baroness Mowbray was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth at Grosmont Castle.

Around 1317 Isabel Plantagenet was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth.

On 11 Sep 1318 Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth.

Around 1320 Mary Plantagenet Baroness Percy was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth at Tutbury Castle.

On 29 Mar 1324 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster succeeded 3rd Earl Leicester (2C 1265).

After 27 Jan 1327 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster succeeded 3rd Earl Lancaster.

On 22 Sep 1345 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster died at Leicester Castle.

Funeral Henry 3rd Earl Lancaster

After 22 Sep 1345 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster was buried at Hospital Chapel at a ceremony attended by Edward III King England and his wife Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England during the Funeral Henry 3rd Earl Lancaster.

After 1353 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster was reburied at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

John "Lackland" I King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 13 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings England: Grand Son of Henry III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 5 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 3 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great Grand Son of Louis "Lion" VIII King France

Ancestry

Father: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster Son Henry III King England

GrandFather: Henry III King England Son John "Lackland" I King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

Great x 3 GrandMother: Empress Matilda Duchess Normandy Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

Great x 3 GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault Duchess Aquitaine

Great GrandMother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angouleme

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angouleme

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Courtenay Count Angouleme

Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter Courtenay

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown

GrandMother: Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England

Great GrandFather: Raymond Berenguer Provence IV Count Provence

Great x 2 GrandFather: Alfonso Barcelona II Count Provence

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alfonso II King Aragon

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sancha Ivrea Queen Consort Aragon

Great x 2 GrandMother: Gersenda II Sabran Count Provence

Great GrandMother: Beatrice Savoy Count Provence

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Savoy I Count Savoy

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humbert Savoy III Count Savoy

Great x 3 GrandMother: Beatrice Macon Count Savoy

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Geneva Count Savoy

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

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

Great GrandFather: Louis "Lion" VIII King France Great x 3 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip Augustus II King France Great x 2 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Louis VII King Franks

Great x 3 GrandMother: Adèle Blois Great Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabelle Flanders Queen Consort France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Baldwin Flanders V Count Hainault

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Metz Count Hainault, Count Flanders

Great GrandMother: Blanche Ivrea Queen Consort France Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Alfonso VIII King Castile

Great x 3 GrandFather: Sancho III King Castile

Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Ramirez Queen Consort Castile

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Consort Castile Daughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England

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

Great GrandFather: Henry Reginar II Duke Brabant Great Grandson Stephen I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine, I Duke Brabant

Great x 3 GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Luxembourg Duchess Lower Lorraine

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Metz Granddaughter Stephen I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Matthew Metz Count Boulogne

Great x 3 GrandMother: Marie Blois I Count Boulogne Daughter Stephen I King England

Great GrandMother: Marie Swabia Duchess Brabant

Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip Swabia