BIOGRAPHY OF CATHERINE WILLOUGHBY 12TH BARONESS WILLOUGHBY ERESBY 1519-1580

GENERAL

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

Descent French Royalty: 9G Granddaughter Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

On 22 Mar 1519 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 was born to William Willoughby 11th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1482-1526 (37) and Maria Salinas at Parham Old Hall, Parham, Suffolk

On 26 Mar 1519 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 was christened at Parham Old Hall, Parham, Suffolk

On 19 Oct 1526 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (7) succeeded 12th Baron Willoughby Eresby

On 19 Oct 1526 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (7) became a ward of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (35).

On 01 Mar 1528 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (36) sold the wardship of Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (8) to Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (44) who subsequently married her.

On 21 Jul 1533 Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533 was buried at Bury St Edmund's Abbey, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (14)

On 07 Sep 1533 Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (49) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (14) were married

On 18 Sep 1535 Henry Brandon 2nd Duke Suffolk 1535-1551 was born to Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (51) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (16)

In 1537 Charles Brandon 3rd Duke Suffolk 1537-1551 was born to Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (17)

On 30 Jan 1540 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) arrived at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (23) carried the Sword of State. William Holles Lord Mayor 1471-1542 (69), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (56), Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (57), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (69), John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (24) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (20)

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)

After 1551 Richard Bertie 1516-1582 and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 were married

In 1554 Susan Bertie 1554- was born to Richard Bertie 1516-1582 (37) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (34)

On 12 Oct 1555 Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 was born to Richard Bertie 1516-1582 (38) and Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (36) at Wesel, Wesel. He was named for his parents peregrinations through Germany avoiding religious persecution.

On Aug 1567 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (48) became custodian to Mary Grey 1545-1578 (22), sister to Jane "Nine Day Queen" Grey I Queen England and Ireland 1536-1554

On 19 Sep 1580 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (61) died

After 19 Sep 1580 Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 was buried at St James' Church, Spilsby, Lincolnshire

After 1582. Monument to Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 and Richard Bertie 1516-1582. Elizabethan Period in St James' Church, Spilsby, Lincolnshire

ANCESTRY

Father: William Willoughby 11th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1482-1526 (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1453-1499 (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Willoughby 1420-1465 (8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Willoughby 1380-1432 (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Willoughby 5th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1370-1409 (7G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Willoughby 4th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1349-1396 (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margery Zouche 1339-1391 (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Lucy Strange (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Strange 5th Baron Strange Knockin 1326-1382 (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Aline Fitzalan (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Jane Fitzalan

1G GrandMother: Cecily Welles (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Lionel Welles 6th Baron Welles 1406-1461 (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Eudo Welles 1387-1421 (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Welles 5th Baron Welles 1352-1421 (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Mowbray (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Greystoke (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Greystoke 3rd Baron Greystoke 1353-1418 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Clifford 1369-1413 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan or Cecily Waterton

GrandMother: Margaret Jenney

1G GrandFather: William Jenney

Mother: Maria Salinas