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John I Lackland Plantagenet, King of England[1]

Male 1167 - 1216  (48 years)


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  • Name John I Lackland Plantagenet  [1, 2
    Suffix King of England 
    Born 24 Dec 1167  Beaumont Palace, Oxford, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Acceded 27 May 1199  Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Acceded 1202 
    Count of Angoulême 
    • Count of Angoulême 1202\endash 1216
    _FSFTID 9CXJ-N8Z 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=9CXJ-N8Z 
    Died 19 Oct 1216  Newark Castle, Newark, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Worcester Cathedral Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Acceded: 27 MAY 1199, Westminster Abbey, London, England

      Reigned 1199-1216. Signed Magna Carta in 1215 at Runnymede.
      His reign saw renewal of war with Phillip II Augustus of France to whom he has
      lost several continental possesions including Normandy by 1205. He came in to
      conflict with his Barons and was forced to Sign the Magna Carta. His later
      repudiation of the charter led to the first barons war 1215-17 during which
      John died. Burke says he was born in 1160.
      King of Ireland 1177, Count of Mortain 1189, Earl of Gloucester.

      http://www.hull.ac.uk/php/cssbct/cgi-bin/gedlkup.php/n=royal?royal01364

      It is known that Agatha Ferrers was a mistress of John, but it is only supposition that she is the mother of Joan.
      http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/PLANTAGENET.htm#JOHN I Lackland PLANTAGENET ( King of England)

      John I Plantagenet, King of England married Isabella (Taillefer) d' Angouleme. He was born on 24 December 1166 in Beaumont Palace, Oxford, England. He was the son of Henry II Plantagenet, King Of England and Eleanor of Aquitane. He married Isabella de Clare, Countess of Glouscester, on 29 August 1189 in Marlborough Castle, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England . He had a liaison and child with Agatha Ferrers circa 1190-92. He and Isabella de Clare, Countess of Glouscester, were divorced in 1199. He died on 19 October 1216 in Newark Castle, Nottinghamshire, England , at age 49. He was buried in Worcester Cathedral, England . Brother of Richard I (Coeur de Lion), John obtained the crown on the death of Richard in 1199. He was also the King of Ireland (1177), Count of Mortai (1189) and Earl of Gloucester. John reigned from 1199 to his death in 1216. During his reign there was a renewal of war with Phillip II Augustus of France to whom he had lost man possessions, including Normandy by 1205. There was conflict between him and his Barons and he was force to sign the Magna Carta at Runnymede in 1215. He later repudiated the charter which led to the Barons War from 1215-17 during which John died. John I Plantagenet, King of England was also known as John Lackland.

      Child of John I Plantagenet, King of England and Agatha Ferrers :
      Joan Plantagenet «b»+«/b» b. 1191, d. 2 Feb 1237

      Child of John I Plantagenet, King of England and Isabella (Taillefer) d' Angouleme:
      Henry III Plantagenet, King of England«b»+«/b» b. 1 Oct 1207, d. 16 Nov 1272

      Citations

      RoyaList Online, A Royal Genealogy Database, «u»<http://www.royalist.info>«/u»
      Eleanor of Aquitaine.

      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John,_King_of_England

      «i»Has ancestry chart in Wikipedia «/i»
    Person ID I2562  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2015 

    Father Fitzempress Henry II Curtmantle, King of England,   b. 25 Mar 1133, Le Mans, Anjou Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1189, Chinon Castle, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Eleanor of Aquitaine, Duchess of Aquitaine,   b. 1122,   d. 31 Mar 1204, 1 Fontevraud Abbey, Maine-Et-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 18 May 1152  Bordeaux Cathedral, Bordeaux, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F428  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Isabella of Gloucester de Clare, Countess of Gloucester,   b. Bef 1176,   d. 14 Oct 1217  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 29 Aug 1189  Marlborough Castle, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 1199 
    Marriage Fact 1199 
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F2303  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Isabella of Angoulême Taillefer, Queen of England,   b. Abt 1188, Angoulême, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1246, Fontevraud Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1200  Bordeaux Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry III Plantagenet, King of England,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester Castle, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. Richard (Plantagenet) of Cornwall, 1st Earl Cornwall,   b. 5 Jan 1209, Winchester Castle, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1272, Newark Castle, Newark, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Joan of England Plantagenet, Queen of Scotland,   b. 22 Jul 1210, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1238, Havering-atte-Bower, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. Isabella (Elizabeth) (Plantagenet) of England, Empress of Germany,   b. 1214,   d. 1 Dec 1241  (Age 27 years)
     5. Eleanor Plantagenet, Countes of Pembroke / Countess of Leicester,   b. 1215, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1275, Montargis Abbey, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F392  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Agatha de Ferrers,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Type: Associated with 
    _STAT Associated with 
    Children 
     1. Joan of England Plantagenet,   b. Abt 1188,   d. 2 Feb 1237, Aber, , Caernarvon, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F1254  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Suzanne Plantagenet de Warenne,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Type: Associated with 
    _STAT Associated with 
    Children 
     1. Richard of Dovers FitzJohn, Baron of Chilham,   d. Abt 1248
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F1261  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Hawise de Tracy,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Type: Associated with 
    _STAT Associated with 
    Children 
     1. Oliver Plantagenet,   d. 1290, Siege of Damietta Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Osbert Gifford,   d. Aft 1216
     3. Geoffrey FitzRoy,   d. 1205
     4. John FitzJohn Courcy, Knight or Clerk of Lincoln,   d. 1242
     5. Eudo FitzRoy,   d. Abt 1242
     6. Ivo FitzRoy,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Henry FitzRoy,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Richard FitzRoy, Constable Wallingford Castle,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Matilda Plantagenet, Abbess of Barking,   b. Bef 6 Feb 1252,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Blanche (Isabella) Plantagenet,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F1262  Group Sheet

    Family 6 Clemence Dauntsey,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Type: Associated with 
    _STAT Associated with 
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F1259  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    John I
    John "Lackland"of England
    Illistration from Cassell's
    History of England
    Century Adition
    Published Circa 1902
    John I Plantagenet, King of England
    John I Plantagenet, King of England
    John I Lacklnd, King of England
    John I Lacklnd, King of England
    John Lackland  King of England
    John Lackland King of England

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, Brian Tompsett, Dept of Computer Science, University of Hull, England([email protected]), (This work is Copyright b 1994-2002 Brian C Tompsett).

    2. [S27] http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/.