BIOGRAPHY OF ANTHONY WOODVILLE 2ND EARL RIVERS 1440-1483

EVENTS

Around 1440 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

In 1446 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was appointed 199th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 15 Jan 1460 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was captured at Sandwich during the Battle of Sandwich

On 26 May 1465 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was appointed as Knight of the Bath during the Coronation of Elizabeth Woodville

On 12 Aug 1469 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers succeeded 2nd Earl Rivers (1C 1466)

On 29 Jul 1476 Edward York 1st Duke Aumale, 2nd Duke York, Richard York 3rd Duke York and Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland were reburied at St Mary and All Saints(Reburial of Richard and Edmund of York, and Edward of Norwich) in a ceremony attended by Edward IV King England, George York 1st Duke Clarence, Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset, William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings, Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers

On 30 Apr 1483 Richard III King England met Richard Grey and Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers at Stony Stratford. Richard and Anthony were accompanying Edward V King England to from Ludlow to London (Richard III's Dinner with the Woodvilles). All three had dinner together.

On 01 May 1483 Richard III King England arrested Richard Grey, Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Thomas Vaughan at Stony Stratford (Arrest of the Woodville Affinity). Edward V King England was taken under his uncle Richard's Protection to London.

On 25 Jun 1483 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was beheaded at Pontefract Castle during the Execution of the Woodvilles and their Affinity

Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers natural Gwenlina Stradling

Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Elizabeth Scales 8th Baron Scales were married

Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers by marriage 8th Baron Scales

Margaret Woodville was born to Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Gwenlina Stradling

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

2G GrandFather: John Woodville

GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

5G GrandFather: William Lisle

Mother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

5G GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Châtillon

4G GrandFather: Jean Châtillon

5G GrandFather: Guy Châtillon

5G GrandMother: Marie Capet

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes

5G GrandFather: Jean Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Isabelle Dampierre

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

GrandMother: Margherita Baux

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini

5G GrandFather: Romano Orsini

5G GrandMother: Anastasia Montfort

4G GrandMother: Sueva Del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran