GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 6G Granddaughter Henry III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Granddaughter Louis VII King Franks

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Granddaughter Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1437 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers (32) and Jacquetta Luxembourg at Grafton Regis

Around 1454 John Grey (22) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (17) were married

In 1455 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset was born to John Grey (23) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (18)

In 1457 Richard Grey was born to John Grey (25) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (20)

On 18 Feb 1461 at the Second Battle of St Albans John Grey (29) was killed fighting for Lancaster. A death that was to have far reaching effects; his widow Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (24) subsequently married Edward IV King England (18) .

Around Jun 1461 Edward IV King England (19) and Eleanor Talbot (25) were possibly secretly married by Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells. The marriage came to light after Edward's death. Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells provided the information to the future Richard III King England (8) in 1483; Richard used the information to justify his succeeding to be King since Edward IV King England (19) 's children with Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (24) were therefore illegitimate as a result of their marriage being bigamous and George York 1st Duke Clarence (11) 's children were barred from the throne as a consequence of his attainder.

Around May 1464 Edward IV King England (22) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (27) were married at Grafton Regis. Jacquetta Luxembourg, Elizabeth's mother, being the only witness. [Marriage of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville]

On 26 May 1465 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (28) was crowned as Queen Consort England by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier (47) at Westminster Abbey. Edward IV King England (23) attended. John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (23) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers (25) , Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers (12) and William Calthorpe were appointed Knight of the Bath. [Coronation of Elizabeth Woodville].

On 11 Feb 1466 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was born to Edward IV King England (23) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (29) at Westminster Palace

On 11 Aug 1467 Mary York was born to Edward IV King England (25) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (30) at Windsor Castle

On 20 Mar 1469 Cecily York was born to Edward IV King England (26) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (32) at Westminster Palace

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was born to Edward IV King England (28) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (33) at Sanctuary. His father was abroad in Flanders.

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was born to Edward IV King England (28) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (33) at Sanctuary. His father was abroad in Flanders. His Godparents included the Abbot and Prior of Westminster, and Elizabeth St John 5th Baron Scrope Bolton, [Edward V born in Sanctuary]

On 10 Apr 1472 Margaret York was born to Edward IV King England (29) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (35)

On 17 Aug 1473 Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk was born to Edward IV King England (31) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (36) at Westminster Palace

On 02 Nov 1475 Anne York was born to Edward IV King England (33) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (38) at Westminster Palace

On Mar 1477 George York 1st Duke Bedford was born to Edward IV King England (34) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (40) at Windsor Castle

On 14 Aug 1479 Catherine York was born to Edward IV King England (37) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (42)

On 10 Nov 1480 Bridget York was born to Edward IV King England (38) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (43) at Eltham Palace

On 09 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England (40) died at Westminster (Death of Edward IV) those present including Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (52) , Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) . [Death of Edward IV]

Around 03 May 1483 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) took Sanctuary with Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk (9) and Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) . Her brother Lionel Woodville Bishop Salisbury was with her. [Elizabeth Woodville takes Sanctuary at Wesminster Abbey]

On 09 Jun 1483 (probably) Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells informed a Council meeing that the coronation of Edward V King England (12) could not proceed since he was illegitimate since his father's marriage to his mother Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) had been bigamous since Edward IV King England (41) had previously married Eleanor Talbot (47) at which Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells presided.

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England (30) was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier (65) at Westminster Abbey. Anne Neville Queen Consort England (27) was appointed as Queen Consort England. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (58) was appointed as Lord High Steward. William Brandon (58) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel (33) , Thomas St Leger (43) , Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby (50) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) , Elizabeth York (39) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland (59) attended. Robert Dymoke (22) attended as the Kings's Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent (66) carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (40) carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell (27) carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole Duke Suffolk (40) carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (21) carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford Duke Buckingham (28) carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire (13) bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann (48) carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort (40) held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland (5) carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy. Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby (30) was appointed as Knight of the Bath. [Coronation of Richard III]

In Mar 1484 Richard III King England (31) attempted to persuade Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (47) to leave Sanctuary by promising to secure suitable marriages for her daughters. [Richard III Secure Elizabth Woodville's Daughters]

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was christened at Winchester Cathedral. Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville (71) held held the child. His godparents included Thomas King Mann (51) , William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel (68) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (44) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel (36) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (49) and Cecily York (17) . Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers (33) was present. (Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales).

On 08 Jun 1492 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (55) died at Bermondsey

After 08 Jun 1492 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England was buried at Altar

Anne Grey was born to John Grey and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

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 (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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)

5G GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg (6G 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)

5G GrandFather: Guy Châtillon IV Count Saint-Pol (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandMother: Marie Capet (Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Jean Fiennes (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabelle Dampierre (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

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)

5G GrandFather: Romano Orsini

5G GrandMother: Anastasia Montfort (1G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran