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Henry of Bolingbroke, I Duke of Hereford, II Duke of Lancaster was born the only legitimate son of John of Gaunt (q.v.) in 1366. Gaunt, I Duke of Lancaster, was the second son of Edward III. His elder brother was known as the Black Prince, who died before he could become king.

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FULK The Rude Leader of one of the crusades, crowned King of Jerusalem in 1113. Father of Geoffrey le Plantagenet, who married Matilda, the heiress of Henry I of England.

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Kind Edward I Longshanks (1272-1307). House of Plantagenet. 19th great-grandfather of Queen Eliz II. Reigned for 34 years, 7 months, 14 day. He was my 1st cousin 24 times removed.

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Dagobert I (c.603 – 639), my 52nd great grandfather, was the king of Austrasia, king of all the Franks, and king of Neustria and Burgundy. He was the last king of the Merovingian dynasty to wield any real royal power. Dagobert was the first of the Frankish kings to be buried in the royal tombs at Saint Denis Basilica.

Lincoln Castle, England. Built by William the Conqueror. Katherine Swynford is buried here, along with her daughter Joan Beaufort. All 3 my ancestors.

Matilda Plantagenet (right), daughter of Henry II of England and Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine Birth:1156 Death: Jun. 28, 1189. Married Henry the Lion Duke of Saxony (left).

Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmoreland Second wife of Ralph de Neville, 1st Earl of Westmoreland. Mother of Cecily Duchess of York, and William Neville, 1st Earl of Kent along with 12 others. Joan was the legitimate daughter of John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford. She was also the Grandmother of Richard Neville 'the Kingmaker', 16th Earl of Warwick.

Marjorie Bruce, daughter of Robert I (the Bruce) King of Scotland and Isabell of Mar was born c.1297 in Dundonald Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland and died March 02, 1315/16 in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland. She married Walter Stewart, son of James Stewart and Cecilia Dunbar.

Burial marker for the heart of King Robert I "the Bruce" of Scotland (1274 - 1329) at Melrose Abbey, Scotland.

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