Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall

5 January 1209 - 2 April 1272

House: Plantagenet

Titles: King of the Romans, Earl of Cornwall, Count of Poitou, High Sheriff of Berkshire, High Sheriff of Cornwall

Other details

Death: Died at age 63 after a stroke, buried at Hailes Abbey, Gloucestershire.

Reign: 15 years and 80 days

Children: 6 legitimate, including Henry and Edmund; also had illegitimate children

Marriages: Isabel Marshal (m. 1231; d. 1240), Sanchia of Provence (m. 1243; d. 1261), Beatrice of Falkenburg (m. 1269)

Parents: Son of John, King of England, and Isabella, Countess of Angoulême.


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources