King Henry I of England 1068 – 1135

Born – Summer 1068 Died – 1st December 1135 Father – William I (Conqueror) (1027 – 1087) Mother – Matilda of Flanders (1032 – 1083) Spouse – m. 1100 – Edith of Scotland (1080 – 1118) Children – Adeleide (Empress Matilda) (1102 – 1167), William Aetheling (1103 – 1120); 22 illegitimate children including: Robert of … Read more

King Edward II of England 1284 – 1327

Born – 25th April 1284 Died – 21st September 1327 Father – King Edward I (1239 – 1307) Mother – Eleanor of Castile (c.1241 – 1290) Spouse – Isabella of France (1295 – 1358) Children – King Edward III (1312 – 1377), John of Eltham (1316 – 1336), Eleanor of Woodstock (1318 – 1355), Joan … Read more

King William II (Rufus) of England 1057 – 1100

Born – 1057 Died – 2nd August 1100 Father – King William I (Conqueror) (1027 – 1087) Mother – Matilda of Flanders (1032 – 1083) Spouse – Not married Children – No children King of England – 1087 – 1100 Predecessor – William I (Conqueror) – 1066 – 1087 Successor –Henry I – 1100 – … Read more

Henry Stafford 1425 – 1471

Born – c1425 Died – 4th October 1471 Father – Humphrey Stafford Duke of Buckingham (1402 – 1460) Mother – Anne Neville (1414 – 1480) Spouse – m. 1458 – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Children – None Known to History – Son of Duke of Buckingham, husband of Margaret Beaufort 1425 (around) Henry Stafford … Read more

King William I (The Conqueror) of England 1027 – 1087

Born – c1027 Died – 9th September 1087 Father – Robert the Magnificent (1008 – 1035) Mother – Herleve of Falaise (1012 – 1050) Spouse – m. 1050 – Matilda of Flanders (1032 – 1083) Children – Robert (1052 – 1134), Richard (1056 – 1075), Cecilia (1054 – 1126), Adeliza (b. 1055), William (1057 – … Read more

Giovanni de Medici, Pope Leo X 1475 – 1521

Born – 11th December 1475 Died – 1st December 1521 Father – Lorenzo de Medici (1449 – 1492) Mother – Clarice Orsini (1450 – 1488) Spouse – Not Married Children – No children Bishop of Rome – Pope Leo X – 1513 – 1521 Preceded by – Pope Julius II – 1503 – 1513 Succeeded … Read more

Piero de Medici (the Unfortunate) 1472 – 1503

Born – 15th February 1472 Died – 28th December 1503 Nickname – Piero the Unfortunate Father – Lorenzo de Medici (1449 – 1492) Mother – Clarice Orsini (1450 – 1488) Spouse – Alfonsina Orsini (1472 – 1520) Children – Lorenzo (1492 – 1519), Clarice (1493 – 1528) Lord of Florence – 1492 – 1494 Preceded … Read more

Lucrezia Tornabuoni 1427 – 1482

Born – 22nd June 1427 Died – 25th March 1482 Father – Francesco di Simone Tornabuoni (d. 1436) Mother – Nanna di Niccolo di Luigi Guicciardini (d. 1446) Spouse – Piero de Medici Sr (m. 1444) Children – Maria (c1444 – 1474), Bianca (1445 – 1505), Lucrezia (1447–1493), Lorenzo (1449–1492), Giuliano (1453–1478) 1427 (22nd June) … Read more

Clarice Orsini 1450 – 1488

Born – c.1450 Died – 30th July 1488 Father – Iacopo Orsini Mother – Maddalena Orsini Spouse – Lorenzo de Medici (1449 – 1492) Children – Lucrezia (1470 – 1553), un-named twins (1471), Piero the Unfortunate (1472 – 1503), Maddalena (1473 – 1528), Contessina Beatrice (1474), Giovanni (1475 – 1521), Luisa (1477 – 1488), Contessina … Read more

Lorenzo de Medici (The Magnificent) 1449 – 1492

Born – 1st January 1449 Died – 9th April 1492 Father – Piero de Medici (1416 – 1469) Mother – Lucrezia Tornabuoni (1427 – 1482) Spouse – Clarice Orsini (1450 – 1488) Children – Lucrezia (1470 – 1553), un-named twins (1471), Piero the Unfortunate (1472 – 1503), Maddalena (1473 – 1528), Contessina Beatrice (1474), Giovanni … Read more

Contessina de Bardi 1390 – 1473

Born – 27th September 1390 Died – October 1473 Father – Alessandro di Sozzo de’Bardi Mother – Cammilla Pannocchieschi Spouse – Cosimo de Medici (1389 – 1464) Children – Piero (1416 – 1469), Giovanni (1421 – 1463) 1390 (27th September) Contessina de Bardi was born to Alessandro di Sozzo de’Bardi and Cammilla Pannocchieschi in Florence. … Read more

Cosimo de Medici 1389 – 1464

Born – 27th September 1389 Died – 1st August 1464 Father – Giovanni di Bicci de Medici (1360 – 1429) Mother – Piccarda Bueri (1368-1433) Spouse – Contessina de Bardi (1390 – 1473) Children – by Contessina – Piero (1416 – 1469), Giovanni (1421 – 1463), illegitimate – Carlo (1430 – 1492) Lord of Florence … Read more

Margaret Maid of Norway 1283 – 1290

Born – 9th April 1283 Died – 26th September 1290 Father – Eric II of Norway (1268 – 1299) Mother – Margaret of Scotland (1261 – 1283) Spouse – None Children – None Queen of Scotland – 1286 – 1290 Predecessor – Alexander III – 1249 – 1286 Successor – John Balliol – 1292 – … Read more

Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York 1473 – 1483

Born – 17th August 1473 Died – not known – last seen alive August 1483 Father – King Edward IV (1442 – 1483) Mother – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Siblings – King Edward V (1470 – c1483), Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503), Mary (1467 – 1482), Cecily (1469 – 1507), Margaret (1472), Anne … Read more

John Cabot 1450 – 1498

Born – c1450 Died – c1498 Father – Giulio Caboto Mother – Unknown Spouse – m. c1470 – Mattea Children – Ludovico, Sebastian (1474 – 1557), Sancto 1450 (around) John Cabot was born Giovanni Caboto to Giulio Caboto and his wife in Italy. His birthplace may have been Gaeta or Castiglione Chiavarese in Genoa. His … Read more

George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence 1449 – 1478

Born – 21st October 1449 Died – 18th February 1478 – Executed Father – Richard Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Mother – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Spouse – m. 1469 – Isabel Neville (1451 – 1476) Children – Margaret Pole (1473 – 1541), Edward Plantagenet (1475 – 1499) Known to History – Brother … Read more

Ferdinand II of Aragon 1452 – 1516

Ferdinand of Aragon

Father – King Juan (John) II of Aragon
Mother – Juana Enriquez
Spouse – Isabella of Castile
Children – Isabella, Juan, Joanna, Maria, Catalina (Catherine of Aragon)
King of Spain 1475 – 1516
Ruled jointly with Isabella of Castile 1475 – 1504
Successor – Charles I – 1516 – 1556

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Isabella of Castile 1451 – 1504

Born – 22nd April 1451 Died – 26th November 1504 Father – King Juan II of Castile (1405 – 1454) Mother – Isabella of Portugal (1428 – 1496) Spouse – Ferdinand of Aragon (1452 – 1516) Children – Isabella (1470 – 1498), Juan (1470 – 1498), Joanna (1479 – 1555), Maria (1482 – 1517), Catalina … Read more

Eleanor of Castile c1241 – 1290

Born – 1241 Died – 28th November 1290 Father – Ferdinand III of Castile (1199 – 1252) Mother – Joan, Countess of Ponthieu (1220 – 1279) Spouse – m. 1254 – King Edward I of England (1239 – 1307) Children – Katherine (1264), Joan (1265), John (1266 – 1271), Henry 1268 – 1274), Eleanor (1269 … Read more