Biography of Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

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1396 Marriage of John of Gaunt and Katherine Roet

1399 Death of John of Gaunt


Family Trees

Ancestry

On 25 Nov 1350 Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 was born to Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380 (40)

In 1373 John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 was born illegitimately to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (32) and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (22)

In 1375 Cardinal Henry Beaufort 1375-1447 was born illegitimately to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (34) and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (24) at Château de Beaufort

Around Jan 1377 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 was born illegitimately to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (36) and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (26)

In 1379 Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 was born illegitimately to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (38) and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (28) at Château de Beaufort

In 1380 Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380 (70) died . He was buried at Old St Paul's Cathedral, Castle Baynard, City of London .

Marriage of John of Gaunt and Katherine Roet

On 13 Jan 1396 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (55) and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (45) were married at Lincoln Cathedral . Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (45) by marriage Duchess Lancaster (2C 1362) .

Death of John of Gaunt

On 03 Feb 1399 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (58) died at Leicester Castle, Leicester, Leicestershire . Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (48) was by his side. He was buried at Old St Paul's Cathedral, Castle Baynard, City of London . His grandson Henry V King England 1386-1422 (12) succeeded as 3rd Earl Derby (2C 1337) .
His son Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (31) succeeded as 2nd Duke Lancaster (2C 1362) , 7th Earl Leicester (2C 1265) . Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster 1368-1394 by marriage Duchess Lancaster (2C 1362) .
Richard II King England 1367-1400 (32) witheld the future Henry IV's (31) inheritance from him giving Henry (31) reason to return to England to claim his lands and titles.

On 10 May 1403 Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (52) died .She was buried in Lincoln Cathedral .

Detail of the North Side of the Monument to Alice Chaucer Duchess Suffolk 1404-1475 (71) .Arms from left to right ...
1 quarterd impaled Unknown
2 . Her third husband William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450
3 quarted . Alice's son John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (32) by her second husband William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450
4 . Alice's father Thomas Chaucer 1367-1434
5 quartering impaled Chaucer. Alice's second husband Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428
6 . Alice's paternal grandmother Philippa Roet 1346-1387
7 impaling probably signifying John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 , Katherine being the sister of Alice's paternal grandmother Philippa Roet 1346-1387 who married Geoffrey Chaucer 1343-1400
8 impaling . Her paternal grandparents Geoffrey Chaucer 1343-1400 and Philippa Roet 1346-1387

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Roet

Maternal Family Tree: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

Descendants Family Trees:

Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

Ancestry

Father: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380