GENERAL

BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN POLE DUKE SUFFOLK 1442-1492

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

On 27 Sep 1442 John Pole Duke Suffolk was born to William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk (45) and Alice Chaucer (38)

On 07 Feb 1450 John Pole Duke Suffolk (7) and Margaret Beaufort (6) were married

On 01 May 1450 John Pole Duke Suffolk (7) succeeded 2nd Marquess Suffolk (1C), 5th Earl Suffolk (3C 1385)

On Feb 1453 John Pole Duke Suffolk (10) escorted Margaret Beaufort (9)

Before Feb 1458 John Pole Duke Suffolk and Elizabeth York were married

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

On 23 Mar 1463 John Pole Duke Suffolk (20) was restored as 2nd Duke Suffolk (1C 1448)

Before 1464 Geoffrey Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk and Elizabeth York

Around 1465 John Pole Duke Suffolk (22) was appointed as Constable Wallingford Castle

In 1466 Edward Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (23) and Elizabeth York (21)

In 1468 Elizabeth Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (25) and Elizabeth York (23)

In 1471 Edmund Pole 3rd Duke Suffolk was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (28) and Elizabeth York (26)

In 1472 John Pole Duke Suffolk (29) was appointed 208th Knight Garter: Edward IV

In 1472 Dorothy Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (29) and Elizabeth York (27)

In 1474 Humphrey Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (31) and Elizabeth York (29)

In 1476 Anne Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (33) and Elizabeth York (31)

In 1477 Catherine Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (34) and Elizabeth York (32)

In 1478 William Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (35) and Elizabeth York (33)

In 1480 Richard Pole was born to John Pole Duke Suffolk (37) and Elizabeth York (35)

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 Duke Suffolk (40) carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (21) carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 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 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 Duke Suffolk (43) . [Coronation of Henry VII]

Before 27 Oct 1492 John Pole Duke Suffolk died

Before 27 Oct 1492 John Pole Duke Suffolk was buried at Wingfield

After 1503. Monument to John Pole Duke Suffolk and Elizabeth York. Finely made Fluted Period alabaster monument. Both wearing their ducal coronets. He wearing a Leg Garter. His head resting on a great helm with Saracen's Head Crest, feet resting on a Lion. [Monument to John Pole Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York 1444-1503]

ANCESTRY

Father: William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk

GrandFather: Michael Pole 2nd Earl Suffolk

1G GrandFather: Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk

2G GrandFather: William Pole

3G GrandFather: William Pole

2G GrandMother: Katherine Norwich

1G GrandMother: Katherine Wingfield

2G GrandFather: John Wingfield

3G GrandFather: John Wingfield

GrandMother: Katherine Stafford

1G GrandFather: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford

2G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford

3G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Stafford

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Clinton

3G GrandMother: Margaret Basset

4G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 1st Baron Basset Drayton

2G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley

3G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

3G GrandMother: Margaret Clare

4G GrandFather: Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, Earl Hertford

4G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet

1G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp

2G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick

3G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Maud Fitzjohn

3G GrandMother: Alice Tosny

4G GrandFather: Roger Tosny

4G GrandMother: Alice Bohun

2G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

3G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baron Geneville

4G GrandFather: Piers Geneville

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan

Mother: Alice Chaucer

GrandFather: Thomas Chaucer

1G GrandFather: Geoffrey Chaucer

1G GrandMother: Philippa Roet

2G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

GrandMother: Maud Burghesh

1G GrandFather: John Burghesh

2G GrandFather: John Burghesh

3G GrandFather: Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh

4G GrandFather: Robert Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh

4G GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Verdun

4G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 2nd Lord Verdun

4G GrandMother: Maud Mortimer

2G GrandMother: Maud Tendring

1G GrandMother: Ismania Hanham

2G GrandFather: Simon Hanham