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Plantagenet, Earl of Cornwall Richard

Male 1209 - 1272  (63 years)


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  • Name Plantagenet, Richard 
    Title Earl of Cornwall 
    Born 5 Jan 1209  Winchester Castle, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Apr 1272  Berkhampstead Castle, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 13 Apr 1272  Hailes Abbey, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I867  Bob Juch's Kin
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 

    Father Plantagenet, John I "Lackland",   b. 24 Dec 1166, Kings Manor House, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1216, Newark Castle, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Taillefer, Isabella,   b. 1188, Angoumé, Landes, Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1246, Fontevrault Abbey, Anjou, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 24 Aug 1200  Bordeaux, Gironde, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marshal, Isabel,   b. 9 Oct 1200, Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1240, Birkhampstead, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1231  St Mary's Church, Fawley, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Plantagenet, Henry "of Almain",   b. 2 Nov 1235, Haughley Castle, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1271, Viterbo, Viterbo, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Berenguer, Sanchia,   b. Abt 1228,   d. 9 Nov 1261  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1243  Westminster Abbey, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Plantagenet, Richard,   b. Jul 1246, Wallingford Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1246, Wallingford Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
     2. Plantagenet, Richard,   b. 1252,   d. 1296, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [natural]
     3. Plantagenet, Edmund "of Almain",   b. 26 Dec 1249, Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1300  (Age 50 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Mar 1231 - St Mary's Church, Fawley, Buckinghamshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Apr 1272 - Berkhampstead Castle, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Apr 1272 - Hailes Abbey, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Richard was very wealthy and used it to be elected Holy Roman Emperor. His reign was not of any substance-pretty much symbolic. Late in life he gave up hope of ever actually ruling.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1148] The Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr., line 153.