Half Fourth Cousin

1191 Wedding of King Richard I and Berengaria of Navarre

1359 Double Royal Wedding

1536 Neville Triple Wedding

Half Fourth Cousin is in Third Cousin and Above.

In 1090 Henry Reginar III Count Louvain -1095 and Gertrude Flanders Duchess Lorraine 1080-1117 (10) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Louvain.

In Nov 1128 Alfonso VII King Castile VII King Leon 1105-1157 (23) and Berenguela Barcelona Queen Consort Castile and Leon 1116-1149 (12) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Queen Consort Castile, Queen Consort Leon.

Before 15 Jan 1151 Elias Anjou 2nd Count Maine 1114-1151 and Philippa Chateaudun Countess Maine were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a granddaughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135.

On 27 Aug 1172 Henry the Young King (17) and Margaret Capet 1157-1197 (15) were married at Winchester Cathedral. They were half fourth cousins. He a son of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.. Margaret's dowry included the Vexin; the border between France and Normandy. On the same day they were both crowned by Rotrou Newburgh Archbishop Rouen -1183.

Before 17 Sep 1177 Alfonso VIII King Castile 1155-1214 and Eleanor Plantagenet Queen Consort Castile 1161-1214 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a daughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She by marriage Queen Consort Castile.

Wedding of King Richard I and Berengaria of Navarre

On 12 May 1191 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (33) and Berengaria of Navarre Queen Consort England 1165-1230 (26) were married at Chapel of St George at Limassol Castle. They were half fourth cousins. He a son of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She was crowned Queen Consort England.
Richard's sister Joan Plantagenet Queen Consort Sicily 1165-1199 (25) was present.

In 1219 John "Tadody aka Fatherless" Braose 1197-1232 (22) and Margred verch Llewellyn Aberffraw Baroness Clifford -1268 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She a granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216.

Around 1222 John Dunkeld 9th Earl Huntingdon 7th Earl Chester 1207-1237 (15) and Elen ferch Llewellyn Aberffraw Countess Huntingdon Countess Mar 1218-1253 (4) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She a granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216.

In 1230 Dafydd ap Llewellyn Aberffraw Prince of Wales 1212-1246 (17) and Isabella "Lady of Snowdon" Braose Princess Wales 1222-1248 (8) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a grandson of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216.

Before Aug 1242 John Marshal 7th Earl Warwick 1212-1242 and Margaret Beaumont 7th Countess Warwick -1253 were married. They were half fourth cousins. John Marshal 7th Earl Warwick 1212-1242 by marriage 7th Earl Warwick 1C 1088.

On 25 or 26 Dec 1251 Alexander III King Scotland 1241-1286 (10) and Margaret Queen of Scotland 1240-1275 (11) were married at York Minster. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She a daughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272. She by marriage Queen Consort Scotland. The couple remained in York until Jan 1252 after which they travelled to Edinburgh.

In 1255 Baldwin Redvers 6th Earl Devon 1217-1245 (38) and Amice Clare Countess Devon 1220-1287 (35) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She a great x 3 granddaughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She by marriage Countess Devon.

In 1285 Otto Ivrea IV Count Burgundy 1248-1302 (37) and Mahaut Artois Countess Burgundy 1268-1329 (17) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She by marriage Countess Burgundy.

In 1308 John Dampierre I Marquis Namur 1267-1330 (41) and Margaret Bourbon 1289-1309 (19) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.

On 28 Apr 1317 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 (26) and Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

After 20 Jan 1340 Robert Umfraville and Margaret Percy Baroness Ferrers Groby 1330-1375 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 5 granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.

After 1343 John Clinton 2nd Baron Clinton 1300-1335 and Isabella Beauchamp 1307-1403 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189.

Double Royal Wedding

On 19 May 1359 , or thereabouts, a double-royal wedding celebration took place at Reading Abbey whereby two children of King Edward III England (46) were married:
John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (19) and Blanche Plantagenet Duchess Lancaster 1345-1368 (14) were married. They were half second cousins once removed. He a son of King Edward III England. She a great x 2 granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272. She by marriage Countess Richmond.
John Hastings 2nd Earl Pembroke 1347-1375 (11) and Margaret Plantagenet Countess of Pembroke 1346-1361 (12) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216. She a daughter of King Edward III England.. At the time John Hastings 2nd Earl Pembroke 1347-1375 (11) was a ward of King Edward III England (55) who would enjoy the benefit of the substantial revenue of the Earldom of Pembroke until John came of age nine years later on 12 Sep 1368. She died two or so years later probably of plague.

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In Jul 1368 John Hastings 2nd Earl Pembroke 1347-1375 (20) and Anne Manny Countess Pembroke -1384 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216. She a great granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Countess Pembroke.

In 1377 John Devereux 2nd Baron Devereux 1378-1396 and Phillipe Bryan Baroness Scrope Masham Baroness Devereux -1406 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Baroness Devereux.

On 02 Feb 1387 John "Good Great" I King Portugal 1357-1433 (29) and Philippa Lancaster Queen Consort Portugal 1360-1415 (26) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189. She a granddaughter of King Edward III England. She by marriage Queen Consort Portugal.

Before 20 Nov 1409 Edward Courtenay 1385-1418 and Eleanor Mortimer 1395- were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 2 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

On 27 Jul 1411 Richard Beauchamp 1st Earl Worcester 1396-1422 (15) and Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick Countess Worcester 1400-1439 (11) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great granddaughter of King Edward III England. She by marriage Countess Worcester.

Before 1423 Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 and Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great grandson of King Edward III England. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

Around 1435 Henry Scrope 4th Baron Scrope Bolton 1418-1459 (16) and Elizabeth Scrope Baroness Scrope Bolton -1498 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Baroness Scrope Bolton.

In 1435 Edmund Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1406-1455 (29) and Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 (26) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great grandson of King Edward III England. She a great x 4 granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

After 1445 John Saye 1430-1478 and Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

After 1447 John Stanley 1423-1474 and Elizabeth Vernon 1427-1471 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 27 Jan 1447 Richard Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Powick 1435-1503 (12) and Elizabeth Stafford 1435- (12) were married at Beauchamp's Court Alcester. They were half fourth cousins.

In or before 1453 William Tyrrell -1471 and Eleanor Darcy 1431-1476 (22) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 10 Sep 1454 René Valois Anjou I Duke Anjou 1409-1480 (45) and Jeanne Laval Duchess Anjou 1433-1498 (20) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272. She a great x 5 granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272. at Abbey St Nicholas, Angers. She by marriage Duchess Anjou.

Before 1458 Robert Darcy 1417-1469 (41) and Elizabeth Tyrrell 1440-1505 (18) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 1470 John Darcy 1419-1495 (51) and Anne Tyrrell 1430- (40) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

In Dec 1487 John Welles 1st Viscount Welles 1450-1498 (37) and Cecily York Viscountess Welles 1469-1507 (18) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a daughter of Edward IV King England 1442-1483. She by marriage Viscountess Welles.

After 1501 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 and Elizabeth Willoughby Baroness Dynham -1509 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 4 grandson of King Edward III England.

Before 07 Feb 1507 Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 and Margaret Neville 1466-1528 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 3 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

Around 1543 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545.

Around 1509 Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke 10th Baron Latimer 1472-1521 (37) and Dorothy Grey Baroness Mountjoy Baroness Willoughby Broke Baroness Latimer 1480-1552 (29) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 4 granddaughter of King Edward III England. She by marriage Baroness Willoughby Broke, Baron Latimer.

Before 1511 James Berkeley of Thornbury and Susan Fitzalan were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 4 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

Before 1529 George Courtenay 1509-1529 and Katherine St Leger 1514- were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 01 Sep 1532 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl of Sussex 1483-1542 and Margaret Stanley Countess Sussex -1534 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 5 granddaughter of King Edward III England. She by marriage Countess of Sussex.

1536 Neville Triple Wedding

On 02 Jul 1536 three weddings between the Neville, and Manners and Vere families, were celebrated at one mass at Holywell Priory:
Henry Neville 5th Earl Westmoreland 1525-1563 (11) and Anne Manners Countess of Westmoreland 1527-1549 (9) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 5 granddaughter of King Edward III England.,.
Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (9) and Margaret Neville Countess Rutland -1559 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of King Edward III England., and.
John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (20) and Dorothy Neville Countess of Oxford -1546 were married.
Those present included Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Walden 1488-1544 (48), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (52), Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (19), Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1538 (40), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65) and Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38).

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In 1569 Unknown Painter. Posthumous portrait of Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Walden 1488-1544.

Before 04 Mar 1552 George Lumley 2nd Baron Lumley 1445-1507 and Elizabeth Thornton Baroness Lumley 1440- were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 3 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

On 01 Oct 1552 Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (40) and Elizabeth "The Fair Geraldine" Fitzgerald Countess Lincoln 1527-1590 (25) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 5 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

Around 1565 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585.In 1583 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 wearing his Garter Collar.

Before 1554 Henry Neville 6th Baron Bergavenny 1530-1587 (24) and Frances Manners Baroness Bergavenny 1530-1576 (24) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 4 grandson of King Edward III England. She a great x 5 granddaughter of King Edward III England. She by marriage Baroness Bergavenny.

In or before 1563 Francis Bohun 1525-1607 (38) and Elizabeth Knyvet 1525- (38) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 5 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

After 1566 Maurice Roche 6th Viscount Fermoy -1600 and Catherine Fitzgerald Viscountess Fermoy were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 06 Sep 1577 Randolph Mainwaring 1495-1577 and Elizabeth Brereton 1505-1545 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

After 19 May 1581 James Stewart 1st Earl Arran -1595 and Elizabeth Stewart Countess Arran Countess Lennox Countess March 1549-1595 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Arran.

On 28 Feb 1587 William Paulet 4th Marquess Winchester 1559-1629 (28) and Lucy Cecil Marchioness Winchester were married at St Martin's in the Fields. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 1588 Henry Hastings 1561-1650 (27) and Dorothy Willoughby 1574-1638 (14) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 1599 Conyers Darcy 7th Baron Darcy Knayth 1st Baron Darcy Meinhill 4th Baron Conyers 1570-1653 and Dorothy Belasyse Baroness Darcy Knayth Baroness Darcy Meinhill Baroness Conyers 1572-1653 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 1604 Thomas Belasyse 1st Viscount Faunconberg 1577-1653 and Barbara Cholmley Viscountess Faunconberg 1575-1619 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 26 Nov 1604 Alexander Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig Holstein Sonderburg 1573-1627 (31) and Dorothea Schwarzburg Duchess Schleswig Holstein Sonderburg 1579-1639 (25) were married at Sønderborg. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Duchess Schleswig Holstein Sonderburg Augustenburg.

In 1618 Arthur Goodwin 1593-1643 (25) and Jane Wenman 1600- (18) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 04 Jun 1630 James Douglas 2nd Earl Queensberry 1622-1671 and Mary Hamilton -1633 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Before 1638 John Fortescue 2nd Baronet Fortescue 1614-1683 and Margaret Arundell 1615-1638 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

In 1645 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1592-1676 (52) and Margaret Lucas Duchess Newcastle upon Tyne 1623-1673 (22) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 4 grandson of Edward IV King England 1442-1483.

In 1647 James Compton 3rd Earl of Northampton 1622-1681 (24) and Isabella Sackville Countess Northampton 1622-1719 (24) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess of Northampton.

Around 1644. William Dobson Painter 1611-1646. Portrait of James Compton 3rd Earl of Northampton 1622-1681.Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Isabella Sackville Countess Northampton 1622-1719.

Before Apr 1664 William Brereton 2nd Baron Brereton 1611-1664 and Elizabeth Goring -1687 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 09 Jul 1681 James Graham 3rd Marquess Montrose 1657-1684 (23) and Christian Leslie Marchioness Montrose 1661-1710 (19) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Marchioness Montrose.

After 09 May 1703 Thomas Windsor 1st Viscount Windsor 1670-1738 and Charlotte Herbert Viscountess Windsor 1676-1733 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Viscountess Windsor.

In 1708 Frederick I King Prussia 1657-1713 (50) and Sophia Louise Mecklenburg-Schwerin Queen Consort Prussia 1685-1735 (22) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Queen Consort Prussia.

After Jan 1724 William Capell 3rd Earl Essex 1697-1743 and Elizabeth Russell Countess Essex 1711-1784 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Essex.

Around 1735 George Knapton Painter 1698-1778. Portrait of William Capell 3rd Earl Essex 1697-1743.In or before 1771 Andrea Soldi Painter 1703-1771. Portrait of Elizabeth Russell Countess Essex 1711-1784.

In or before 1741 Butler Cavendish Wentworth 2nd Baronet 1710-1741 (31) and Briget Milbanke were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 30 Mar 1761 Richard Henry Bedingfield 4th Baronet 1720-1795 (40) and Mary Browne 1722-1767 (39) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 08 Nov 1766 William Cavendish Bentinck 3rd Duke Portland 1738-1809 (28) and Dorothy Cavendish 3rd Duchess Portland 1750-1794 (16) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Duchess Portland.

1814. Benjamin West Painter 1738-1820. Portrait of William Cavendish Bentinck 3rd Duke Portland 1738-1809.

On 26 Dec 1775 Charles Manners 4th Duke Rutland 1754-1787 (21) and Mary Isabella Somerset Duchess Rutland 1756-1831 (19) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 06 Jun 1781 Peter I Grand Duke of Oldenburg 1755-1829 (26) and Duchess Frederica of Württemberg 1765-1785 (15) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 2 granddaughter of George I King Great Britain and Ireland 1660-1727.

On 18 Apr 1785 George Hay 7th Marquess Tweedale 1753-1804 (32) and Hannah Maitland Marchioness Teviotdale 1750-1804 (35) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

In 1792 William "Lord Dashalong" Molyneux 2nd Earl Sefton 1772-1838 (19) and Maria Margaret Craven Countess Sefton were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.

Before 01 Jul 1809 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford 1788-1861 and Anna Maria Stanhope Duchess Bedford 1783-1857 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.

In Mar 1811 Admiral George Francis Seymour Conway 1787-1870 (23) and Georgina Mary Berkeley were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of James II King England Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.

Before 29 Sep 1812 Archibald Montgomerie 1773-1814 (39) and Mary Montgomerie 1787-1848 (25) were married. They were half fourth cousins.

On 16 Jun 1816 Augustus Fitzgerald 3rd Duke Leinster 1791-1874 (24) and Charlotte Augusta Stanhope Duchess Leinster 1793-1859 (23) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. She by marriage Duchess Leinster.

On 24 Feb 1823 Lieutenant-Colonel William Henry Meyrick -1865 and Laura Vane 1807-1882 (16) were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.

On 19 Sep 1872 Victor Albert George Child Villiers 7th Earl Jersey 1845-1915 (27) and Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Countess Jersey 1849-1945 (22) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Jersey.

On 14 Jun 1923 Henry Hugh Arthur Fitzroy Somerset 10th Duke Beaufort 1900-1984 (23) and Mary Cambridge Duchess Beaufort 1897-1987 (26) were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 2 granddaughter of George III King Great Britain and Ireland 1738-1820. She by marriage Duchess Beaufort.

Gilbert Talbot 1452-1517 and Elizabeth Greystoke Baroness Scrope Masham 1436-1490 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 5 grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She a great x 3 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

Charles Vere Dashwood 1745-1821 and Diana Dashwood 1746-1812 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

John Bigod 1433-1461 and Elizabeth Scrope 1439-1503 were married. They were half fourth cousins. He a great x 3 grandson of King Edward III England.

George Sinclair 5th Earl Caithness -1643 and Jean Gordon were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Gilbert Talbot 1346- and Margaret Howard 1375-1434 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 3 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216.

Hugh Poynings 1370-1426 and Eleanor Welles 1387- were married. They were half fourth cousins. She a great x 3 granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

Enguerrand Montdidier I Count Ponthieu -1045 and Adelina Gerulfing Countess Boulogne and Ponthieu were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Ponthieu.

Colin Campbell 6th Earl Argyll 1544-1584 and Agnes Keith Countess Moray Countess Argyll 1530-1588 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Argyll.

John Fitzherbert 1599- and Elizabeth Fitzherbert -1630 were married. They were half fourth cousins.

Baldwin Flanders II Count Hainault 1056-1102 and Ida Reginar Countess Hainault -1139 were married. They were half fourth cousins. She by marriage Countess Hainault.