Person:Edmund de Lacy (1)

Edmund de Lacy, 2nd Earl of Lincoln
d.2 Jun 1258
Facts and Events
Name Edmund de Lacy, 2nd Earl of Lincoln
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1227 or 1230 Of Lincolnshire, England
Alt Birth? May 1227 Halton, Runcorn, Cheshire, England
Marriage May 1247 Woodstock, Oxfordshire, Englandto Alasia of Saluzzo
Death? 2 Jun 1258
Burial[4] Stanlow Abbey, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, England

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Edmund de Lacy (c.1230-1258) was the son of John de Lacy, 2nd Earl of Lincoln. When his father died in 1240 he inherited his father's titles and lands which included Baron of Pontefract, Baron of Halton, Lord of Bowland, and Constable of Chester. As he was a minor his inheritance was held by him in wardship by his mother. Normally his inheritance would have been held in wardship until he reached the age of majority (21). However, Edmund was allowed to succeed his father at only 18 years of age. He was heir to his mother Margaret de Quincy and on her death would have inherited the Earldom of Lincoln that vested in her. (His father had only been Earl by rights of his wife.) As he predeceased his mother he never became the Earl of Lincoln.

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  1. Edmund de Lacy, 2nd Earl of Lincoln, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Edmund de Lacy, 2nd Earl of Lincoln, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  3.   EDMUND (1230-2 Jun 1258, bur Stanlaw Abbey)., in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  4. Edmund De Lacy, in Find A Grave.
Peerage of England
Ranulf de Blondeville

Fourth creation

John de Lacy, 1st Earl of Lincoln

(Fifth creation)
his father

2nd Earl of Lincoln


Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln

his son

Alice Plantagenet, 4th Countess of Lincoln

his grandaughter