NameBlanche Of Lancaster , Step 19G Grandmother
Birth25 Mar 1345, Bolingbroke Castle, Lindsey
Death12 Sep 1368, Tutbury Castle, Staffordshire
BurialSt. Paul’s Cathedral, London, England
Birth6 Mar 1340, St. Bavons Abbey, Ghent, Flanders
Death3 Feb 1399, Leicester Castle, Leicestershire
BurialSt. Paul’s Cathedral, London, England
FatherEdward III King Of England (1312-1377)
MotherPhilippa Of Hainault (1314-1369)
Marriage19 May 1359, Reading Abbey, Berkshire
Notes for Blanche Of Lancaster
1st wife.
Parents Henry of Grosmont, Duke of Lancaster and Isabel de Beaumont.
Mother of:
Philippa, Queen go Portugal
Elizabeth of Lancaster, Duchess of Exeter
Henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England

Notes for John Of Gaunt (Spouse 1)
Earl of Richmond. Some say born Jun 1340, but see CP vol.XIV,p.421.
Earl of Derby, Lincoln. Duke of Aquitaine. Lord of Beaufort & Nogent.
Burke says he died at Ely House, Holborn
King of Castile & Leon. Lord of Bergerac & Roche-sur-Yon.
The Complete Peerage vol.VII,pp.410-416 & vol.XIV,p.421.

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