GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 15G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1483 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex was born to John Radclyffe 9th Baron Fitzwalter (31) and Margaret Whetehill

On 14 Nov 1501 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales (15) and Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England were married at St Paul's Cathedral by Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury assisted by William Warham Archbishop Canterbury and a further eighteen bishops. Cecily York (32) bore the train, Thomas Grey his father 2nd Marquess Dorset (24) was Chief Answerer. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (18) and Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham (23) attended. [Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon]

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales (15) 's funeral was held at St Laurence's Church presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln. George Grey his father 2nd Earl Kent (48) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (34) , Richard Grey his father 3rd Earl Kent (21) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis (17) and Richard Pole (40) attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (59) was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard (26) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (19) carried The Canopy. [Death of Prince Arthur]

After 23 Jul 1505 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex and Elizabeth Stafford were married

On 03 Nov 1505 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (22) succeeded 10th Baron Fitzwalter

In 1507 Henry Radclyffe 2nd Earl Sussex was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (24) and Elizabeth Stafford (28)

Around 1509 Humphrey Radclyffe was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (26) and Elizabeth Stafford (30)

On 24 Jun 1509 Henry VIII King England and Ireland (17) was crowned VIII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey. Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England was created Queen Consort England. Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham (31) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (32) and Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (66) attended. Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland (16) was knighted. Robert Dymoke (48) attended as the Kings's Champion. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (26) was created Knight of the Bath and served as Lord Sewer. [Coronation of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon].

In 1515 Thomas Wolsey received his Cardinal's hat at a ceremony attended by Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape (47) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (32) at Westminster Abbey [Wolsey receives his Cardinal's Hat]

On Jun 1520 Henry VIII King England and Ireland (28) hosted Field of the Cloth of Gold at Balinghem. Thomas Grey his father 2nd Marquess Dorset (42) carried the Sword of State. John Stokesley Bishop London attended as Henry VIII's chaplain. Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye, Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth (42) , Anthony Poyntz (40) , William Coffin, William "Great" Courtenay (43) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (37) , William Paston (41) , William Denys, Richard Cecil (25) , William Parr 1st Baron Parr Horton (37) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland (22) , John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt (40) , Henry Guildford (31) , Marmaduke Constable (40) , William Compton (38) , William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy (42) , Thomas Cheney (35) , Henry Willoughby (69) , John Rodney (59) , John Marney 2nd Baron Marney, William Sidney (38) , John Vere 14th Earl Oxford (20) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (49) , Edmund Walsingham (40) , Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West (63) , Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke, 10th Baron Latimer (48) , Anthony Wingfield (32) and Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham attended. William Carey (20) jousted. Margaret Dymoke (20) attended. William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne orgainised. Jane Parker 2nd Viscount Rochford (15) attended.

On 07 May 1524 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (41) was appointed 284th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

On 18 Jul 1525 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (42) was created 1st Earl Sussex and 1st Viscount Fitzwalter

On 03 Jun 1532 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (49) was appointed as Chamberlain of the Exchequer

Before 01 Sep 1532 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex and Margaret Stanley were married

On 01 Jun 1533 the six months pregnant Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England (32) was crowned Queen Consort England by Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury at Westminster Abbey. John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (62) bore the Crown. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk (16) carried the Salt. Margaret Wotton rode in the procession. William Coffin was appointed as Master of the Horse. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (50) served as Lord Sewer. Henry Parker (19) and William Coffin were knighted. Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (28) and Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle (26) were created Knight of the Bath. [Coronation of Anne Boleyn]

On 01 Sep 1537 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (54) and Mary Arundell were married

On 15 Oct 1537 Edward VI King England and Ireland was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London at the Chapel Royal. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk (64) and Mary I King England and Ireland (21) were Godparents. Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (53) was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex (52) , Philip Boteler, John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain (57) attended. Mary Scrope (61) carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (54) carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (54) carried the canopy. Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe. The future Elizabeth I King England and Ireland (4) carried the Chrisom. Christopher Barker proclaimed the Prince's titles. [Christening Edward VI].

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England (28) was buried at Henry VIII Vault. Mary I King England and Ireland (21) was Chief Mourner. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (60) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (53) , John Gage Lord Chamberlain (58) , Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk (20) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk (64) , Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland (45) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland (39) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (54) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (66) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter (41) attended. [Funeral of Jane Seymour]

On 22 Mar 1538 Unamed Radclyffe was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (55) and Mary Arundell

On 31 Dec 1539 John Radclyffe was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (56) and Mary Arundell

On 30 Jan 1540 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England arrived at Blackheath. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk (23) carried the Sword of State. William Holles Lord Mayor (69) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (56) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (57) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (69) , John Vere 16th Earl Oxford (24) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baron Willoughby Eresby (20) were present. [Anne of Cleves Arrival at London]

On 27 Nov 1542 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (59) died

George Radclyffe was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex and Margaret Stanley

Jane Radclyffe was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex and Margaret Stanley

Anne Radclyffe was born to Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex and Margaret Stanley

ANCESTRY

Father: John Radclyffe 9th Baron Fitzwalter (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: John Radclyffe (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Radclyffe

2G GrandMother: Katherine Burnell (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Burnell (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Burnell 2nd Baron Burnell (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Nicholas Burnell 1st Baron Burnell (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Pole

5G GrandFather: Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk

5G GrandMother: Katherine Wingfield

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Strange (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Strange 6th Baron Strange Knockin (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Strange 5th Baron Strange Knockin (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Aline Fitzalan (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Jane Charleton (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Charleton 3rd Baron Cherleton (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Stafford (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzwalter 8th Baron Fitzwalter (8G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Walter Fitzwalter 7th Baron Fitzwalter (7G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Fitzwalter 6th Baron Fitzwalter (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Fitzwalter 5th Baron Fitzwalter (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Walter Fitzwalter 4th Baron Fitzwalter (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

Mother: Margaret Whetehill