Family:John of Gaunt and Blanche Of Lancaster (1)

Facts and Events
Marriage[1][2][3] 19 May 1359 Reading Abbey, Reading, Berkshire, England
Bef 21 Feb 1362/63
24 Nov 1425
Abt 1365
  1. Weis, Frederick Lewis; Walter Lee Sheppard; and David Faris. Ancestral roots of certain American colonists, who came to America before 1700: the lineage of Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and some of their descendants. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Pub. Co., 7th Edition c1992)
    p. 3 line 1:31, p. 4 line 1A:31.
  2. Richardson, Douglas. Plantagenet ancestry : a study in colonial and medieval families. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co Inc, c2004)
    p. 204 LANCASTER:11.
  3. MARRIAGE: Dispensation> 6 Jan 1359.
    MARRIAGE: Date Conflict> Listed as "19 May 1359" in 'Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists', 7th ed. p. 3 line 1:31, p. 4 line 1A:31; listed as "13 May 1359" in 'Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists', 2nd ed. p. 204 LANCASTER:11 and 'Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families', p. 428 LANCASTER:8.

    STATUS: 1st marriage for husband; {wife age 12 years at time of marriage}.

    CONDITION: 4 sons and 3 daughters of this marriage.