BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS HASTINGS 2ND EARL HUNTINGDON 1514-1561

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HASTINGS

Descent English Royalty: 5G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 7G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 14G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1514 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon was born to George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (27) and Anne Stafford (31) at Ashby de la Zouche

On 25 Jun 1532 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (18) and Catherine Pole (21) were married

In 1533 Frances Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (19) and Catherine Pole (22)

Around 1535 Henry Hastings 3rd Earl Huntingdon was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (21) and Catherine Pole (24) at Ashby de la Zouche

In 1537 William Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (23) and Catherine Pole (26)

In 1540 George Hastings 4th Earl Huntingdon was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (26) and Catherine Pole (29)

In 1541 Edward Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (27) and Catherine Pole (30) at Ashby de la Zouche

On 11 Aug 1542 Catherine Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (28) and Catherine Pole (31)

In 1544 Walter Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (30) and Catherine Pole (33)

On 24 Mar 1544 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (30) succeeded 2nd Earl Huntingdon (7C 1529), 4th Baron Hastings (2C 1430)

Around 1546 Elizabeth Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (32) and Catherine Pole (35)

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 William Sharington (52) were created Knight of the Bath. Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (33) , Edward Courtenay, William Sharington (52) and Walter Buckler were knighted. Edward Dymoke (39) attended as the King's Champion. [Coronation Edward VI]

In 1548 Anne Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (34) and Catherine Pole (37)

In 1549 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (35) was appointed 322nd Knight Garter: Edward VI

Around 1550 Francis Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (36) and Catherine Pole (39)

In 1552 Mary Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (38) and Catherine Pole (41)

After 10 Jul 1553 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon was imprisoned at Tower of London

On 25 Jul 1553 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (49) , John Dudley 2nd Earl Warwick (26) , Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester (21) , Guildford Dudley (18) , Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland (26) and Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (39) were imprisoned for supporting Lady Jane Grey at Beauchamp Tower during the Succession of Lady Jane Grey

In Jan 1554 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk (37) arrested by Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (40)

On Jan 1554 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (40) was released

After 1561. Memorial to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon and Catherine Pole. Middle Tudor Period. Leg Garter. Feet resting on Manticore. The Manticore being the badge of the Hasting's family. [Memorial to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon 1514-1561 and Catherine Pole 1511-1576]

On 20 Jun 1561 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (47) died

After 20 Jun 1561 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon was buried at Hasting's Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

3G GrandFather: Ralph Hastings

4G GrandFather: Ralph Hastings

4G GrandMother: Margaret Herle

3G GrandMother: Maud Sutton

4G GrandFather: Thomas Sutton

2G GrandMother: Alice Camoys (9G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Camoys (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Louches

1G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

2G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Francis

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baroness Hungerford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 2nd Baron Hungerford (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford

4G GrandMother: Eleanor or Catherine Peverell (8G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Botreaux (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth or Cecilia Beaumont (4G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Moleyns

1G GrandMother: Anne Percy (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Poynings (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Poynings 5th Baron Poynings (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Grey (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Berkeley (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

Mother: Anne Stafford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne "Gloucester" Plantagenet (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Bohun (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Anne Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

1G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandMother: Margaret Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Lisle 3rd Baron Lisle (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandMother: Catherine Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

2G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

3G GrandFather: John Woodville

2G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

3G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

1G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Châtillon (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

2G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

3G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran