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Sir Edmund of Langley, KG, Duke of York

Sir Edmund of Langley, KG, Duke of York

Male 1341 - 1402  (61 years)

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  • Name Edmund of Langley  
    Born 5 Jun 1341  Kings Langley Palace, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    General Information He was also the Earl of Cambridge. 
    Land/House 6 Aug 1347 (Age 6)  [4, 6
    Military 1359/60 (Age 19)  [4
    Knighted Abt Apr 1361 (Age 20)  [6
    Offices Held From 12 Jun 1376 to 1 Feb 1381 (Age 35)  [4, 6
    Offices Held 30 Jun 1377 (Age 36)  [4
    Military 1378 (Age 37)  Saint-Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Offices Held 29 Mar 1381 (Age 40)  [4
    Military 1381/82 (Age 41)  [4
    Title(s) 6 Aug 1385 (Age 44)  [4, 6
    Offices Held 19 Nov 1386 (Age 45)  [4
    Offices Held 4 May 1388 (Age 47)  [4
    Offices Held 10 Mar 1393/94 (Age 53)  [4
    Offices Held 5 Aug 1396 (Age 55)  [4
    Offices Held 24 Feb 1396/97 (Age 56)  [4
    Offices Held 12 May 1397 (Age 56)  [4
    Offices Held 1399 (Age 58)  [4
    Offices Held Between 20 Mar 1399 and Aug 1399 (Age 58)  [4
    Military 27 Jul 1399 (Age 58)  [4
    Died 1 Aug 1402  Kings Langley Palace, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Buried —  All Saints Church, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Siblings 4 Siblings 
    Person ID I21726 
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2021 

    Father Edward III, King of England,   b. 13 Nov 1312, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1377, Sheen Palace, Richmond, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother 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) 
    Married 24 Jan 1327  York Minster, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age at Marriage Edward was 14 years - Philippa was 15 years. (Were Married 42 years). 
    Family ID F2916  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isabel of Castile,   b. 1355, Morales del Vino, Castile and León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1392  (Age 37 years) 
    Married Between 1 Mar 1372 to 30 Apr 1372  Hertford Castle, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age at Marriage Edmund was 30 years - Isabel was est 17 years. (Were Married 20 years). 
    Children From 1373 to 1375  [2, 3, 5, 6
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F8422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Joan de Holand,   b. Abt 1380,   d. 12 Apr 1434  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married About 4 Nov 1393  [4, 6
    Age at Marriage Edmund was 52 years - Joan was est 13 years. (Were Married less than -1394 years). 
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F8423  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jun 1341 - Kings Langley Palace, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between 1 Mar 1372 to 30 Apr 1372 - Hertford Castle, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1378 - Saint-Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Aug 1402 - Kings Langley Palace, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - — - All Saints Church, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Arms of Edmund of Langley
    Arms of Edmund of Langley
    As a son of the sovereign, Edmund bore the arms of the sovereign, differensed by a label argent, on each point three torteaux

  • Sources 
    1. [S1864] anonymous. "The Shield of Arms on the Tomb of Edmund of Langley", (Westminster, England: The Ancestor: A Quarterly Review of Country and Family History, Heraldry and Antiquites, Number II, July 1902).

    2. [S1598] Barlow, Frederic. The Complete English Peerage Volume 1, (London: Frederic Barlow, 1772).

    3. [S1461] Burke, John and John Bernard Burke. The Royal Families of England, Scotland and Wales with their Descendants, Sovereigns and Subjects , (London: E. Churton, 1848).

    4. [S1569] Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage web site, (Wellington, New Zealand: http://www.thepeerage.com/index.htm, 2019).

    5. [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).

    6. [S304] Wikipedia, Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York.