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Sir John de Beaufort
Birth: 1371
Lincolnshire, England
Death: Mar. 16, 1410
London
Greater London, England

Husband of Lady Margaret de Holand and father of: Lady Joan de Beaufort, Lady Margaret de Beaufort, Henry de Beaufort, John de Beaufort, Thomas de Beaufort, and Edmund de Beaufort. He was invested as a knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) circa 1397, and his illegitimate birth was legitimized by Parliament and Papal decree February, 1397. He became the 1st Earl of Somerset on 10 February, 1397, and the 1st Marquess of Somerset on 29 September, 1397. He was deposed as Marquess of Dorset and Somerset on 3 November 1399. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Gaunt (1340 - 1399)
  Katherine Roelt Swynford (1350 - 1403)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret de Holland de Beaufort (1380 - 1439)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Beaufort Courtenay (____ - 1449)*
  John Beaufort (1404 - 1444)*
  Joan Beaufort (1404 - 1445)*
  Thomas Beaufort (1405 - 1431)*
  Edmund Beaufort (1406 - 1455)*
 
 Siblings:
  Philippa of Lancaster (1360 - 1415)**
  Elizabeth Lancaster (1363 - 1425)**
  Henry Plantagenet-Lancaster (1367 - 1413)**
  Thomas Swynford (1368 - 1432)**
  John de Beaufort (1371 - 1410)
  Catherine Plantagenet Of Lancaster (1373 - 1418)**
  Henry Beaufort (1374 - 1447)*
  Joan Beaufort Neville (1375 - 1440)*
  Thomas de Beaufort (1377 - 1426)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Canterbury Cathedral
Canterbury
City of Canterbury
Kent, England
Plot: St. Michael's Chapel
 
Created by: Carolyn Gray
Record added: Jan 03, 2010
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- Kay Love
 Added: Dec. 19, 2015
My 19th great-grandfather.
- Margaret Lynn Ondrusek-Vajsar
 Added: Dec. 18, 2015
My 17th Great-Grandfather may you rest in eternal peace in the arms of our Lord. Your Loving Angelina
- Lady Angelina Marie Robertson Zanni Chambers
 Added: Dec. 17, 2015
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