Blanch of Lancaster

F, #12602, (25 March 1342 - 30 September 1369)
Last Edited=24 Apr 2022
     Blanch of Lancaster was born on 25 March 1342. She was the daughter of Henry of Grosmont Earl of Lancaster and Leicester and Isabel.

Blanch of Lancaster, age 17, married John of Gaunt KG, Duke of Lancaster, age 19 , son of Edward III King of England and Philippa of Hainault Queen of England, on 19 May 1359.1,2,3

Blanch of Lancaster died on 30 September 1369 at age 27.2 She was buried at St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England.4


  1. 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.
  2. Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650, Fifth Edition. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1982.
  3. Verity, Brad & Andrew MacEwen. "Corrections and Additons: Isabel de Beaumont, Duchess of Lancaster", Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy (2009).
  4. Ancestral File.