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John of Gaunt

Male 1340 - 1399  (~ 58 years)


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  • Name John of Gaunt 
    Born Mar 1340  Ghent, Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth 6 Mar 1340  Ghent, Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Alternate death 3 Feb 1399  Leicester Castle, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 3 Feb 1399  Leicester Castle, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I17827  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2018 

    Father Edward III, King of England,   b. 13 Nov 1312, Windsor, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1377, Sheen Palace, Richmond, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Philippa of Hainault, Queen Consort of England,   b. Abt 1314,   d. 15 Aug 1359, Windsor, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1328  York Cathedral, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F1307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Blanche of Lancaster,   b. 25 Mar 1345,   d. 12 Sep 1368  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 19 May 1359  Reading Abbey, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Henry IV, King of England,   b. 15 Apr 1367, Bolingbroke Castle, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1413, Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F9684  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catherine de Roet,   b. Abt 1350,   d. 10 May 1403, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married Jan 1396  Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. John Beaufort,   b. Abt 1371,   d. 14 Mar 1410, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years)
    +2. Joan Beaufort,   b. Abt 1379,   d. 13 Nov 1440, Howden, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Duke of Lancaster. 527 other titles. Richest European individual of his day.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1480] The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England: A Medieval Heritage by Charles M. Hansen and Neil D. Thompson. Saline, Michigan: McNaughton and Gunn, 2012.

    2. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.

    3. [S160] Wikipedia.

    4. [S1480] The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England: A Medieval Heritage by Charles M. Hansen and Neil D. Thompson. Saline, Michigan: McNaughton and Gunn, 2012., "24/25 January 1327/8".