Biography of Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

Timeline

On 29 Nov 1338 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence was born to Edward III King England and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England at Antwerp.

In 1347 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence jure uxoris 4th Earl Ulster.

In 1352 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence and Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster were married.

On 16 Aug 1355 Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster was born to Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence and Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster at Eltham Palace.

In 1361 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence was appointed 35th Knight Garter: Edward III.

On 13 Nov 1362 Edward III King England created his eldest two sons as Dukes. Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence was created 1st Duke Clarence (1C 1362). John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster was created 1st Duke Lancaster (2C 1362). .

On Jun 1368 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence and Violante Visconti were married at Milan.

On 07 Oct 1368 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence poisoned at Alba.

After 07 Oct 1368 Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence was buried at Clare Priory.

Richard II Abdication

On 12 Aug 1399 Richard II King England negotiated with Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland at Conwy Castle.
On 19 Aug 1399 Richard II King England surrendered to Henry IV King England at Flint Castle.
On 29 Sep 1399 Richard II King England abdicated II King England: Plantagenet Angevin at Tower of London. Thomas Grey, William Willoughby 5th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Hugh Burnell 2nd Baron Burnell and Thomas Rempston were present.
On 30 Sep 1399 Henry IV King England became IV King England: Plantagenet Lancaster. He had usurped his cousin Richard II and Richard's heir the seven year old Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl of March}] who was descended from Edward III's second sonLionel of Antwerp Duke of Clarence. This second usurption was to have far reaching consequences since it subsequently became the descent by which the House of York claimed precedence over the House of Lancaster being one of the causes of the Wars of the Roses.

Southampton Plot

On 31 Jul 1415, when Henry V King England was in Portchester Castle preparing to invade France, Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster revealed the Southampton Plot to him. Henry Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Masham, Thomas Grey, and Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge were intending to replace Henry V King England with Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster as King of England based on Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March, 7th Earl Ulster having a better claim to the throne being descended from Edward III's second son Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence whereas Henry V King England was descended from the third son John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster.
Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury and Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys sat in judgement.

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