Edmund Crouchback of London, 1st Earl of Lancaster (1245 - 1296) MP

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Nicknames: "Crouchback"
Birthplace: London, England
Death: Died in Bayonne, Pyrennes-Atlantiques, France
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About Edmund Crouchback of London, 1st Earl of Lancaster

"Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Leicester and Lancaster (16 January 1245 – 5 June 1296), was the second surviving son of King Henry III of England and Eleanor of Provence. In his childhood he had a claim on the Kingdom of Sicily. His nickname "Crouchback" (meaning "Crossback") refers to his participation in the Ninth Crusade indicating that he was entitled to wear a cross stitched into the back of his garments."

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Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Crouchback,_1st_Earl_of_Lancaster

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=19130

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I219736&tree=Welsh

http://www.mathematical.com/lancasteredmund1243.html

http://thepeerage.com/p10193.htm

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Citations:

[S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.

[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 87. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 3, page 4023. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

[S2166] Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (2004), Richardson, Douglas, edited by Kamball G. Everingham, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), FHL book 942 D5rd., p. xxviii.

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Edmund "Crouchback", 1st Earl of Leicester and Lancaster's Timeline

1245
January 16, 1245
London, England
January 1245
London,Middlesex,England,Great Britian
1250
1250
Age 4
Nether Tabley,,Cheshire,England
1269
April 9, 1269
Age 24
Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England
1276
February 3, 1276
Age 31
Paris, Seine, France
1278
1278
Age 32
1278
Age 32
Grismond Castle, Monmouthshire, England
1281
1281
Age 35
Grosmont Castle, Monmouthshire, Wales
1281
Age 35
1286
May 14, 1286
Age 41
Grismond Castle, Monmouthshire, England