27 Feb 1545 Battle of Ancrum Moor (Jedburgh)
On 27 Feb 1545 a Scottish army defeated an English army at the Battle of Ancrum Moor at Jedburgh. The Scots Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus and James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault fought. Brian Leyton were killed. Of the English. Ralph Eure was killed.
24 Apr 1545 Christening of Henry Wriothesley (St Andrew's Church)
On 24 Apr 1545 Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton was christened at St Andrew's Church. The godparents were Henry VIII King England and Ireland (53) , Mary I King England and Ireland (29) and Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (61) . [Christening of Henry Wriothesley]
19 Jul 1545 Sinking of the Mary Rose (Solent)
28 Jan 1547 Death of Henry VIII (Whitehall Palace)
16 Feb 1547 Funeral of King Henry VIII (Quire)
16 Feb 1547 Henry VIII's Will
Jul 1549 Kett's Rebellion (Norfolk)
20 Feb 1547 Coronation Edward VI (Westminster Abbey)
On 20 Feb 1547 Edward VI King England and Ireland (9) was crowned VI King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey. John Russell 1st Earl Bedford (62) was appointed as Lord High Steward. Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel (34) was appointed as Lord High Constable. Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague (18) and Richard Devereux (34) were created Knight of the Bath. Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (33) , Edward Courtenay (162) and Walter Buckler were knighted. Edward Dymoke (39) attended as the King's Champion. [Coronation Edward VI]
10 Sep 1547 Battle of Pinkie Cleugh (Musselburgh)
On 10 Sep 1547 an English army commanded by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset (47) defeated a Scottish army commanded by James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault and Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus at the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh at Musselburgh. The English army included John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (43) , Francis Talbot Earl Shrewsbury, Earl Waterford (47) and Thomas Wentworth 2nd Baron Wentworth (22) . John Thynne (32) and Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos were knighted. William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley (26) accompanied Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset (47) .
On 10 Sep 1547 at the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh the Scottish army included John Gordon 11th Earl Sutherland who commanded the Rearguard and Gilbert Kennedy 3rd Earl Cassilis. John Stewart, Robert Douglas, Malcolm Fleming 3rd Lord Fleming, John Livingston and Hugh Montgomerie were killed.