Edward III, King of England

Edward III, King of England

Male 1312 - 1377  (64 years)

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  • Name Edward III  
    Born 13 Nov 1312  Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    History birth to death 
    • On 1 February 1377, he was crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey. [see picture below] [3]
    Reign From 1327 to 1377 
    King of England 
    Died 21 Jun 1377  Sheen Palace, Richmond, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Buried Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10
    Siblings 4 siblings 
    Person ID I3532  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2020 

    Father Edward II, King of England,   b. 25 Apr 1284, Caernarfon Castle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1327, Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Isabella "the Fair" of France,   b. 1292, Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1358, Castle Rising Castle, Castle Rising, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1308/09  Basilica of Notre-Dame, Boulogne, Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philippa of Hainault,   b. 24 Jun 1311, Hainault, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1369, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [3
    Married 24 Jan 1327  York Minster, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Children 
    +1. Edward "The Black Prince", Prince of England,   b. 15 Jun 1330, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1376, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     2. Sir Lionel of Antwerp, KG, Duke of Clarence,   b. 29 Nov 1338, Antwerp, Flemish Region, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1368, Alba, Piedmont, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +3. Sir John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster,   b. Mar 1340, Saint Bavo's Abbey, Ghent, Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1399, Leicester Castle, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     4. Sir Edmund of Langley, KG, Duke of York,   b. 5 Jun 1340/01, Kings Langley Palace, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1402, Kings Langley Palace, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +5. Thomas of Woodstock, KG, Duke of Glouceste,   b. 7 Jan 1354/55, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1397, Calais, Hauts-de-France, Pas-De-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F2916  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Nov 1312 - Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jan 1327 - York Minster, York, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jun 1377 - Sheen Palace, Richmond, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Westminster Abbey, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Edward III
    Edward III
    Coronation of Edward III
    Coronation of Edward III
    Arms of Edward III
    Arms of Edward III

  • Sources 
    1. [S2002] ------------- Secondary Sources -------------.

    2. [S1453] Verity, Brad. "Love Matches and Contracted Misery: Thomas of Botherton and His Daughters (Part 1)" , (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 2, number 2, July 2006), Secondary Source.

    3. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982), Secondary Source.

    4. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    5. [S309] Fraser, Antonia. The Lives of the Kings & Queens of England, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975), Secondary Source.

    6. [S278] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, (web: http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/public/genealogy/royal/catalog.html), Tertiary Source.

    7. [S63] von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume 1 , (Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941), Tertiary Source.

    8. [S64] Langston, Aileen Lewers and J. Orton Buck Jr. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume II, (Cottonport, Louisiana:Order of the Crown of Charlemagne , 1974 ), Tertiary Source.

    9. [S310] Moriarty, G. Andrews. The Descent of the Plantagenet Kings from the Holy Roman Emperors, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CI, January 1947), Secondary Source.

    10. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002), Secondary Source.

    11. [S1454] von Redlich, D. R. Marcellus. "The Descent of Queen Philippa, Wife of King Edward III of England From the Royal Hungarian House of Arpád" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XCVI, April 1942), Secondary Source.



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