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Name: John de Beaufort, Earl of Somerset Determine relationship to...
Birth: 1373 Beaufort Castle, Anjou, Rhône-Alpes, France Father: John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster Mother:Katheryn de Roët Swynford
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Married: Margaret Holland 23 AUG 1397
Children Born Died
Henry Beaufort, Earl of Somerset 1401 1418
John de Beaufort, Duke of Somerset 25 MAR 1404 Westminster, London, Greater London, England 27 MAY 1444
Thomas Beaufort, Earl of Perche 1405 1432
Edmund de Beaufort, Duke of Somerset ABT 1406 1455
Joan de Beaufort 1406 15 JUL 1445 Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland
Death: 21 APR 1410 Hospital of St. Katherine-by-the-Tower, The City, London, England
Burial: Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England
Remarks: invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) circa 1397.«sup»1«/sup» In February 1397 his illegitmate birth was legitimated by Parliament and Papal decree.«sup»2«/sup» He was created «i»1st Earl of Somerset [England]«/i» on 10 February 1397.«sup»1«/sup» He was created «i»1st Marquess of Somerset [England]«/i» on 29 September 1397.«sup»1«/sup» He was created «i»1st Marquess of Dorset [England]«/i» on 29 September 1397.«sup»1«/sup» He was deposed as Marquess of Dorset and Somerset on 3 November 1399.«sup»1«/sup» He held the office of Constable of England in 1404.«sup»2«/sup»


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