BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS SEYMOUR 1ST BARON SEYMOUR SUDELEY 1508-1549

GENERAL

EVENTS

Around 1508 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 was born to John Seymour 1474-1536 (34) and Margery Wentworth at Wulf Hall

On 15 Oct 1537 Henry Knyvet 1510-1547 (27) , Edward Neville 1471-1538 (66) , Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (29) , Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) and John Wallop 1490-1551 (47) carried the canopy. [Christening Edward VI]

On 13 Dec 1539 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) arrived at Calais. She was met by George Tailboys 2nd Baron Tailboys 1523-1540 (16) , Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (31) and William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (49) . [Anne of Cleves Arrival at Calais]

On 01 May 1540 a tournament was held at Westminster. Gregory Cromwell 1st Baron Cromwell Oakham 1520-1551 (20) , Thomas Poynings 1st Baron Poynings 1512-1545 (28) , Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (32) , John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (36) , Richard Cromwell 1495-1544 (45) and George Carew 1503-1545 (36) were challengers. [May Day Jousting]

In 1545 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (37) was appointed as Warden of the Cinque Ports

In 1547 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (39) was appointed 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley

In 1547 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (39) was appointed 320th Knight Garter: Edward VI

In 1547 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (39) was appointed as Lord High Admiral

On 28 Jan 1547 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (39) and Catherine Parr Queen Consort England 1512-1548 (34) were married

On 30 Aug 1548 Mary Seymour 1548-1550 was born to Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (40) and Catherine Parr Queen Consort England 1512-1548 (36) at Sudeley Castle

On 16 Jan 1549 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (41) , the King's uncle, was caught trying to break in to the King's apartments at Hampton Court Palace. He entered the privy garden and awoke one of the King's pet spaniels. In response to the dog's barking, he shot and killed it. He was arrested and taken to the Tower of London [Trial and Execution of Thomas Seymour]

On 22 Feb 1549 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (41) was charged with thirty-three charges of treason; found guilty. [Trial and Execution of Thomas Seymour]

On Mar 1549 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (29) became guardian to Mary Seymour 1548-1550, daughter of Catherine Parr Queen Consort England 1512-1548 and Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (41)

On 20 Mar 1549 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (41) was beheaded at Tower Hill [Trial and Execution of Thomas Seymour]

After 20 Mar 1549 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 was buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church

In Nov 1549 Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 was pardoned on payment of £12,867. [Trial and Execution of Thomas Seymour]

ANCESTRY

Father: John Seymour 1474-1536

GrandFather: John Seymour 1450-1491

1G GrandFather: John Seymour 1425-1463

2G GrandFather: John Seymour 1400-1464

3G GrandFather: Roger Seymour 1370-1420

4G GrandFather: William Seymour -1390

3G GrandMother: Maud Esturney

2G GrandMother: Isabel Williams

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Coker

GrandMother: Elizabeth Darrell

Mother: Margery Wentworth

GrandFather: Henry Wentworth 5th Baron Despencer 1448-1501

1G GrandFather: Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer 1424-1464

2G GrandFather: Roger Wentworth 1395-1462

3G GrandFather: John Wentworth 1369-1425

4G GrandFather: John Wentworth 1330-1413

4G GrandMother: Joan Tyas

3G GrandMother: Agnes Dronsfield

2G GrandMother: Margery Despencer 3rd Baroness Despencer

3G GrandFather: Philip Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer 1365-1424

4G GrandFather: Philip Despencer 1st Baron Despencer 1342-1402

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tiptoft

4G GrandFather: Robert Tiptoft 3rd Baron Tibetot 1341-1372

4G GrandMother: Margaret Deincourt 1344-1380

1G GrandMother: Mary Clifford 1422-1464

2G GrandFather: John Clifford 7th Baron Clifford 1389-1422

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 6th Baron Clifford 1363-1391

4G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford 1333-1389

4G GrandMother: Maud Beauchamp 1335-1403

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ros

4G GrandFather: Thomas Ros 4th Baron Ros Helmsley 1335-1384

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Stafford 1341-1415

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Percy 1395-1436

3G GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy 1364-1403

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland 1341-1408

4G GrandMother: Margaret Neville 1329-1372

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer 1371-1417

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster 1352-1381

4G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382

GrandMother: Anne Saye

1G GrandFather: John Saye 1430-1478

2G GrandFather: John Saye 1380-1468

3G GrandFather: John Saye 1343-1382

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Saye 2nd Baron Say 1309-1359

4G GrandMother: Maud Beauchamp 1310-1366

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Boteler 1345-1411

4G GrandFather: William Boteler 3rd Baron Wem and Oversley 1295-1369

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473

2G GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney 1396-1461

3G GrandFather: William Cheney 1368-1399

4G GrandFather: John Henry Cheney 1340-1367

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne 1394-1422

3G GrandFather: John Cockayne Chief Baron 1360-1429

4G GrandFather: John Cockayne 1325-1369

4G GrandMother: Cecilia Vernon 1330-

3G GrandMother: Ida Grey 1368-1426

4G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1322-1388

4G GrandMother: Alianore Strange 1331-1396