Also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots. King of England from 1272 until his death in 1307.
Eldest son of Henry III, King of England and Eleanor of Provence.
Father of King Edward II and direct paternal ancestor of King Richard III: King Edward II > King Edward III > Edmund of Langley > Richard of Conisburgh > Richard of York > King Richard III.
Y-DNA STR profile data derived from DNA testing of the remains of his direct male line descendant, King Richard III.