Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou 1113- 1151 My 25th great grandfather John of Marmoutier describes Geoffrey as handsome, red-headed, jovial, and a great warrior; however, Ralph of Diceto alleges that his charm camouflaged a cold and selfish character. [Is this the Norman Duke, my ancestor?]
Plantagenet,Edmund - Edmund "Crouchback's" Tomb- Westminster Abbey (In 1271 Edmund and his brother Edward participated in the Ninth Crusade and this is how he received his nickname "Crouchback" or "Crossback" as he was entitled to wear a cross on his back as a crusader) After returning from the Crusade he spent most of his time at Grosmont Castle. Edmund died while besieging Bordeaux in June 1296 and died in Bayonne on 5 June.
Detail of Profile from Effigy of Thomas Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence An alabaster effigy of The Duke of Clarence, Henry V's brother who was killed in the Battle of Bauge in 1421, in early 15th century full plate armor and a Lancastrian collar from Saint Michael's Chapel. Canterbury Cathedral.