BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN POLE 1ST EARL LINCOLN 1462-1487

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: POLE

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1462 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk (19) and Elizabeth York (17)

On 13 May 1467 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (5) was created 1st Earl Lincoln (6C 1467) by Edward IV King England (25) , his uncle.

Before 1480 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln and Margaret Fitzalan were married

On 20 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England was buried at Altar during the Funeral of Edward IV. Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York (59) celebrated the mass. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (58) attended. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (21) was chief mourner. John Savage (39) and Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle (21) were pall-bearers.

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England (30) was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier (65) at Westminster Abbey. Anne Neville Queen Consort England (27) was appointed as Queen Consort England. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (58) was appointed as Lord High Steward. William Brandon (58) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel (33) , Thomas St Leger (43) , Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby (50) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) , Elizabeth York (39) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney (32) and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland (59) attended. Robert Dymoke (22) attended as the Kings' Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent (66) carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (40) carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell (27) carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk (40) carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (21) carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (28) carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire (13) bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann (48) carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort (40) held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland (5) carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy. Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby (30) was appointed as Knight of the Bath. [Coronation of Richard III]

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England (32) was killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (47) , John Conyers, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland (17) , William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley (59) , Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh (28) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton (48) , Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham (26) , Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor (50) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent (68) , Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland (29) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (23) , Humphrey Stafford (59) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (17) fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (42) was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell (29) fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth (26) was captured. John Babington (62) , William Brandon (29) , James Harrington (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (60) , John Sacheverell (85) , William Alington (65) , Robert Mortimer (43) , Robert Brackenbury, Richard Ratclyffe (55) and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (53) were killed

On 29 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) processed from Tower of London to Westminster Abbey. Ahead of him marched the heralds and serjeants-at-arms, the Esquire of the Body, the King's Secretary Richard Fox, almoner Christopher Urswick, the mayor of London and the Garter King of Arms. Also ahead of him were Thomas King Mann (50) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (23) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (43) and William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley (59) . Following behind were the only two Dukes: Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) , created the day before, and John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk (43) . [Coronation of Henry VII]

On 16 Jun 1487 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (25) killed at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: York

ANCESTRY

Father: John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk

2G GrandFather: Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk

3G GrandFather: William Pole

4G GrandFather: William Pole

3G GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

2G GrandMother: Katherine Wingfield

3G GrandFather: John Wingfield

4G GrandFather: John Wingfield

1G GrandMother: Katherine Stafford (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

4G GrandMother: Margaret Basset (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Geneville (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandMother: Alice Chaucer (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Thomas Chaucer

2G GrandFather: Geoffrey Chaucer

2G GrandMother: Philippa Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

1G GrandMother: Maud Burghesh (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Burghesh (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Burghesh (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Verdun (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Tendring

2G GrandMother: Ismania Hanham

3G GrandFather: Simon Hanham

Mother: Elizabeth York (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Richard York Prince Wales (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge (Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

3G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

4G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla 1st Lord Villagera

4G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa

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

2G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

3G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet