BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY STAFFORD 1ST EARL WILTSHIRE 1479-1523

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: STAFFORD

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 14G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1479 Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire was born to Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (24) and Catherine Woodville

On 22 Apr 1505 Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (26) was appointed 261st Knight Garter: Henry VII

After 08 Oct 1505 Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire paid Henry VII £2000 for permission to marry the wealthy Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville who was some nineteen years older than Stafford, and had seven sons and seven daughters by her first marriage.

On 21 Apr 1509 Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (30) was imprisoned on suspicion of treason, but was released without charge.

On 27 Jan 1510 Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (31) was created 1st Earl Wiltshire (5C 1510)

In Feb 1511 on Day 2 of the tournament the Answerers included: Richard Tempest, Thomas Lucy, Henry Guildford, Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (27) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (34) , Richard Grey, Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane (32) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk (38) , Edmund Howard (33) and Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (32) . [Birth and Death of Prince Henry]

On 06 Apr 1523 Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (44) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Stafford 2nd Earl Stafford (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baroness Audley Stratton Audley (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Anne "Gloucester" Plantagenet (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Bohun (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

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

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

4G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

4G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

2G GrandMother: Margaret 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)

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Ferrers 3rd Baron Ferrers Groby (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Umfraville

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Despencer (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Lisle 3rd Baron Lisle (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Margaret Pipard

Mother: Catherine Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

2G GrandFather: John Woodville

1G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (7G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Châtillon (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Jean Châtillon Count Saint-Pol (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

1G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran