BIOGRAPHY OF EDMUND YORK 1ST EARL RUTLAND 1443-1460

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

EVENTS

On 17 May 1443 Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland was born to Richard York Prince Wales (31) and Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville (28) at Rouen

In 1446 Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland (2) was created 1st Earl Rutland (2C 1446)

On 12 Oct 1459 the Battle of Ludford Bridge nearly took place at Ludford Bridge. In the event a large number of the Calais garrison refused to fight against Henry VI King England, II King France (37) who was present. The Yorkist leaders left overnight: Richard York Prince Wales (48) , the future Edward IV King England (17) , Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland (16) , Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury (31) , Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (59) and John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham (26) . Thomas Parr (52) was present. The Lancastrian army included Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (57) and William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel (41) .

On 30 Dec 1460 following the Battle of Wakefield at Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland (17) was murdered by John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford (25) at Wakefield Bridge.

After 30 Dec 1460 Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland was buried at Pontefract Priory

On 29 Jul 1476 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York, Richard York Prince Wales and Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland were reburied at St Mary and All Saints in a ceremony attended by Edward IV King England (34) , George York 1st Duke Clarence (26) , Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (21) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (45) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers (36) [Reburial of Richard and Edmund of York, and Edward of Norwich].

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard York Prince Wales

GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

1G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England

3G GrandFather: Edward II King England

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France

4G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland

4G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

1G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile

2G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile

3G GrandFather: Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile

4G GrandFather: Ferdinand IV King Castile, IV King Leon

4G GrandMother: Constance Burgundy

3G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

2G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

3G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla 1st Lord Villagera

4G GrandFather: Garcia Padilla

3G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa

4G GrandFather: Fernán González Henestrosa

GrandMother: Anne Mortimer

1G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster

2G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere

3G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

4G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury

4G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison

2G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster

3G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster

4G GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster

4G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland

2G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

4G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

4G GrandMother: Maud Zouche

3G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales

4G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell

2G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey

4G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel

4G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Mother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville

GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

1G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Robert Neville

3G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering

4G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

4G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche

2G GrandMother: Alice Audley

3G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley

4G GrandFather: James Audley

4G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

3G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

1G GrandMother: Maud Percy

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel

4G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

2G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

3G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

4G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

4G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

3G GrandMother: Maud Clare

4G GrandFather: Thomas Clare

4G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald

GrandMother: Joan Beaufort

1G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England

3G GrandFather: Edward II King England

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France

4G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

3G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland

4G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

1G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

2G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet