Biography of Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall

Timeline

On 05 Jan 1209 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall was born to John "Lackland" I King England and Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England.

In 1225 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall was created 1st Earl Cornwall (4C 1225).

On 30 Mar 1231 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford were married at Fawley. Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

On 31 Jan 1232 John Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford at Marlow.

On 09 Sep 1233 Isabel Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford at Marlow.

On 02 Nov 1235 Henry "Almain" Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford.

On 17 Jan 1240 Nicholas Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford at Berkhamstead Castle.

On 10 Jun 1240 William Longespée left England in the service of Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall with roughly a dozen English barons and several hundred knights.

On 08 Oct 1240 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall landed at Acre.

On 23 Nov 1243 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany were married at Westminster Abbey. Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

On Jul 1246 Unnamed Son Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany.

On 26 Dec 1249 Edmund "Almain" Cornwall 2nd Earl Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany.

Around 1252 Richard Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Joan Valletort at Berkhamstead.

Battle of Lewes

On 14 May 1264 the army of Simon Montfort 6th Earl Leicester including Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford, Henry Hastings and Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave defeated the army of Henry III King England during the Battle of Lewes at Lewes. Henry III King England, his son the future Edward "Longshanks" I King England, Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex, Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall, John "Red Comyn" Comyn 1st Lord Baddenoch, Philip Marmion 5th Baron Marmion and John Giffard 1st Baron Giffard Brimpsfield were captured. John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey, John Balliol, Robert Bruce 5th Lord Annadale, Roger Leybourne and William Valence 1st Earl Pembroke fought for the King. Guy Lusignan was killed. Fulk IV Fitzwarin drowned. Walter Cantilupe Bishop Worcester was present and blessed the Montfort army before the battle.

On 16 Jun 1269 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Beatrice Falkenburg Countess Cornwall were married at Kaiserslautern. Beatrice Falkenburg Countess Cornwall by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

On Dec 1271 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall suffered as stroke.

On 02 Apr 1272 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall died at Berkhamstead Castle.

After 02 Apr 1272 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall was buried at Hailes Abbey.

Joan Plantagenet was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Joan Valletort.

Isabel Plantagenet was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Joan Valletort.

Walter Plantagenet was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Joan Valletort.

Philip Cornwall was born to Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall and Joan Valletort.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

John "Lackland" I King England

William "Conqueror" I King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 11 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings England: Son of John "Lackland" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 3 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 2 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: John "Lackland" I King England Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

Great x 2 GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem

Great x 3 GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort Queen Consort France

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency Count Anjou

Great x 3 GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir Count Maine

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England Son William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England Great x -2 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wessex Queen Consort Scotland

GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England

Great GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine

Great x 3 GrandFather: Guy William Poitiers VIII Duke Aquitaine

Great x 3 GrandMother: Hildegarde Burgundy Duchess Aquitaine

Great x 2 GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge Duchess Aquitaine

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Rouerge Duke Narbonne

Great x 3 GrandMother: Emma Mortain Duchess Narbonne

Great GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault Duchess Aquitaine

Great x 2 GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

Great x 2 GrandMother: Dangereuse Ile-Bouchard Viscountess Chatellerault

Great x 3 GrandFather: Bartholomew Île-Bouchard

Mother: Isabella Angouleme Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Aymer Angouleme I Count Angouleme

Great GrandFather: William "Taillefer" Angouleme VI Count Angouleme

Great x 2 GrandFather: Wulfgrin Angouleme II Count Angouleme

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Angouleme V Count Angouleme

Great x 3 GrandMother: Vitapoy Benauges Count Angouleme

Great x 2 GrandMother: Pontia La Marche Count Angouleme

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger "The Poitevin" Montgomery Viscount Hiemois

Great x 3 GrandMother: Almodis La Marche

GrandMother: Alice Courtenay Count Angouleme

Great GrandFather: Peter Courtenay

Great x 2 GrandFather: Louis "Fat" VI King France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Philip "Amorous" I King France

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bertha Gerulfing Queen Consort France

Great x 2 GrandMother: Adelaide Savoy Queen Consort France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humbert "Fat" Savoy II Count Savoy

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gisela Ivrea Count Savoy

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown