BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN POLE 1ST EARL LINCOLN 1462-1487

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Around 1462 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk and Elizabeth York

In 1467 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln was created 1st Earl Lincoln (6C 1467)

On 20 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England was buried at Altar during the Funeral of Edward IV. Thomas Rotherham celebrated the mass. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk attended. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln was chief mourner. John Viii Savage and Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle were pall-bearers.

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Richard III. William Brandon, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Thomas St Leger, Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England, Elizabeth York, Giles Daubeney and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland attended. Robert Dymoke attended as the Kings's Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy.

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England was killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers, John Conyers, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland, William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley, Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh, John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton, Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham, Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey, Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent, Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland, John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln, Humphrey Stafford, George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth was captured.

On 16 Jun 1487 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln was killed at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: York

John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln and Margaret Fitzalan were married

ANCESTRY

Father: John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk

GrandFather: William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk

2G GrandFather: Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk

3G GrandFather: Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk

4G GrandFather: William Pole

5G GrandFather: William Pole

4G GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

3G GrandMother: Katherine Wingfield

4G GrandFather: John Wingfield

5G GrandFather: John Wingfield

2G GrandMother: Katherine Stafford

3G GrandFather: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford

4G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford

5G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

5G GrandMother: Margaret Basset

4G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley

5G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester

5G GrandMother: Margaret Clare

3G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick

5G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Alice Tosny

4G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March

5G GrandMother: Joan Geneville

GrandMother: Alice Chaucer

2G GrandFather: Thomas Chaucer

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Chaucer

3G GrandMother: Philippa Roet

4G GrandFather: Giles Roet

2G GrandMother: Maud Burghesh

3G GrandFather: John Burghesh

4G GrandFather: John Burghesh

5G GrandFather: Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Verdun

4G GrandMother: Maud Tendring

3G GrandMother: Ismania Hanham

4G GrandFather: Simon Hanham

Mother: Elizabeth York

GrandFather: Richard York 3rd Duke York

2G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

3G GrandFather: Edmund York 1st Duke York

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

5G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandMother: Joan Valois

3G GrandMother: Isabella Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Peter Ivrea

5G GrandFather: Alfonso Ivrea

5G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

4G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

5G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla

5G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa

2G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March

5G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

4G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

5G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan

5G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet

GrandMother: Cecily Neville

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

3G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley

5G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley

5G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

3G GrandMother: Maud Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

5G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandMother: Maud Clare

2G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort

3G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

5G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandMother: Joan Valois

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

4G GrandFather: Giles Roet