Biography of John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford

Timeline

On 20 Jun 1389 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford was born to Henry IV King England and Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster.

Coronation of Henry IV

On 13 Oct 1399 Henry IV King England was crowned IV King England: Plantagenet Lancaster at Westminster Abbey by Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury.
Robert Braybrooke Bishop London carried the sacraments and said mass.
The future Henry V King England carried the Sword Curtana. Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick and/or John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset carried a sword wrapped in red and bound with golden straps symbolising two-fold mercy. Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland carried the Lancaster Sword.
Thomas Percy 1st Earl Worcester carried the Steward's baton. Thomas Erpingham carried a Sword. .
Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford was appointed as Knight of the Bath. John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford, John Arundell and Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick were knighted.
Richard Scrope Archbishop York attended.

In 1400 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford was appointed 95th Knight Garter: Henry IV.

On 09 Apr 1413 Henry V King England was crowned V King England: Plantagenet Lancaster by Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury at Westminster Abbey. Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick was appointed as Lord High Steward. Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh was appointed as Lord High Constable [Coronation of Henry V].
In 1414 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford was created 1st Duke Bedford (1C 1414), 1st Earl Richmond (6C 1414), 1st Earl Kendal (1C 1414) [Henry V awards his brothers Dukedoms].

In 1422 Thomas Scales 7th Baron Scales served as a lieutenant of John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford.

On 13 May 1423 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford and Anne Valois-Burgundy Duchess Bedford were married at Troyes.

Trial of Joan of Arc

On 09 Jan 1431 Joan Arc was tried at Rouen Castle, Rouen. John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford and Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick were present. .

On 22 Apr 1433 John Duke Bedford and Jacquetta Luxembourg were married at Thérouanne. Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford by marriage Duchess Bedford (2C 1433). The marriage caused a rift with Philip "Good" Duke Burgundy, his late wife's brother who regarded the marriage a marriage so soon after his sisters death, some five months, as an insult to her memory.

In 1433 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford was recreated 1st Duke Bedford (2C 1433). Anne Valois-Burgundy Duchess Bedford by marriage Duchess Bedford (2C 1433).

On 14 Sep 1435 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford died at Castle of Joyeux Repos, Rouen.

Mary Lancaster was born to John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford.

Richard Lancaster was born to John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 16 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

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

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 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: Son of Henry IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 9 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 7 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 3 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry IV King England Grandson Edward III King England

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward II King England Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

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

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

Great x 2 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 GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland Great x 3 Grandson Stephen I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg Count Hainault, Count Holland Great x 5 Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Valois Count Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

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

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster Son Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Capet Queen Navarre Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp Baroness Monthermer

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Louis Brienne Viscount Beaumont Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Beaumont-Sarthe Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Comyn Baroness Beaumont

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Comyn

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joanna Latimer

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

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Fiennes Countess Essex, Countess Hereford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan Plantagenet Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Count Holland Daughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

Great x 3 GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Clare Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo Countess Arundel

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Warenne Countess Arundel

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Warenne

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Vere

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster Son Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Capet Queen Navarre Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp Baroness Monthermer