See also

Margaret BEAUFORT ( - )

1. Margaret BEAUFORT, daughter of John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET (1404-1444) and Margaret BEAUCHAMP ( -1482), married Edmund Tudor 1ST EARL OF RICHMOND.

 

Edmund Tudor 1ST EARL OF RICHMOND and Margaret BEAUFORT had the following children:

 

Henry VII KING OF ENGLAND ( -1509). Henry married Elizabeth of York in 1486. He died in 1509.

Second Generation

2. John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET, son of John de Beaufort EARL OF SOMERSET and Margaret de Holand, was born in 1404. He married Margaret BEAUCHAMP circa 1440. He died on 27 May 1444.

 

He was born around April of 1404. He died on May 27, 1444, possibly but
highly unlikely, having comitted suicide. He was buried in Wimborne Minster, Dorset. He was elevated to the dukedom of Somerset on August 28, 1443 and was also created Earl of Kendal that same day.. He was made a Knight of the Garter in 1440.

 

3. Margaret BEAUCHAMP died on 8 August 1482. She and John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET had the following children:

 

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Margaret BEAUFORT ( - )

Third Generation

4. John de Beaufort EARL OF SOMERSET, son of John of Gaunt DUKE OF LANCASTER and Katherine ROET, was born between 1371 and 1373. He had the title '1st Earl of Somerset'. He married Margaret de Holand on 23 April 1399. He died on 16 March 1410 in Hospital of St. Katherine-by-the-Tower, London.

 

He was created Earl of Somerset on February 10, 1397 and Marquess of Somerset on September 9, 1397. He was created Marquess of Dorset on September 29, 1397 but was deprived of the title on November 3, 1399.

 

5. Margaret de Holand, daughter of Thomas HOLLAND and Alice FITZALAN, was born between 1381 and 1385. She died on [Julian] 31 December 1439 in Bermondsey, London. She was buried in Catnterbury Cathedral.

 

Alice was made a Lady of the Garter in 1399.

 

John de Beaufort EARL OF SOMERSET and Margaret de Holand had the following children:

 

Henry Beaufort EARL OF SOMERSET (1401-1418). Henry was born in 1401. He died on 25 November 1418.

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John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET (1404-1444)

Joan BEAUFORT (bef1407-1445). Joan was born before 1407. She married James I KING OF SCOTLAND on 2 February 1424 in St. Mary Overy, Southwark. She married James STEWART on 21 September 1439. She died on [Julian] 15 July 1445 in Dunbar Castle.