BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD IV KING ENGLAND 1442-1483

EVENTS

On 28 Apr 1442 Edward IV King England was born to Richard York 3rd Duke York and Cecily Neville at Rouen

On Jun 1449 Edward IV King England travelled to at Ireland

On 12 Oct 1459 Edward IV King England escaped at Ludford Bridge during the Battle of Ludford Bridge: York

Around Nov 1459 Edward IV King England fled to at Calais

On Dec 1459 Edward IV King England was attainted

On 26 Jun 1460 Edward IV King England landed at Sandwich

On 10 Jul 1460 Edward IV King England fought at Northampton during the Battle of Northampton: York

On 30 Dec 1460 Edward IV King England succeeded 4th Duke York (1C 1385)

On 30 Dec 1460 Edward IV King England succeeded 3rd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414)

On 30 Dec 1460 Edward IV King England succeeded 9th Earl Ulster

On 02 Feb 1461 Edward IV King England fought at Mortimer's Cross during the Battle of Mortimer's Cross: York

Around Mar 1461 Thomas Billing was knighted on the accession of Edward IV King England.

On 04 Mar 1461 Edward IV King England usurped IV King England: Plantagenet York

On 29 Mar 1461 Edward IV King England fought at Towton during the Battle of Towton: York

On 28 Jun 1461 Edward IV King England was crowned IV King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier who was assisted by William Booth at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Edward IV

In 1464 Henry Pierrepoint rewarded by Edward IV King England for his good and laudable services at his great cost and charges, and with manifold bodily dangers against the king's rebels levying war against him.

Around 1464 Elizabeth York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Waite

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

On Sep 1464 Edward IV King England announced his recent marriage at Privy Council to the astonishment of Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury who had until recently been actively seeking a French Princess as Edward's future wife (Edward IV announces his marriage at Privy Council).

On 26 May 1465 Edward IV King England attended at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Elizabeth Woodville

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

In 1467 John Russell sent by Edward IV King England on a diplomatic mission to Charles Valois-Burgundy at Bruges

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

On 17 Jan 1469 Thomas Hungerford was executed at Marketplace in the presence of Edward IV King England for having supported Warwick The Kingmaker's Rebellion. (Execution of Warwick's Supporters).

On 17 Jan 1469 Henry Courtenay was beheaded at Marketplace in the presence of Edward IV King England for having supported Warwick The Kingmaker's Rebellion (Execution of Warwick's Supporters).

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

After 26 Jul 1469 Edward IV King England was captured by George York 1st Duke Clarence at Olney (EVENTS!$D$609) after the Battle of Edgecote Moor.

Around 05 Aug 1469 Edward IV King England was imprisoned at Warwick Castle

Around 15 Aug 1469 Edward IV King England was imprisoned at Middleham Castle

On 10 Sep 1469 Edward IV King England was released by Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury afer Warwick realised he didn't have sufficient support for an alternative regime.

On 29 Sep 1469 Edward IV King England witnessed at York during the Execution of the Neville Brothers

On 12 Mar 1470 Edward IV King England fought at Empingham during the Battle of Losecoat Field (Empingham): York

On 01 May 1470 Edward IV King England fled at Flanders

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace

On 14 Mar 1471 Edward IV King England landed at Ravenspur during the Edward IV lands at Ravenspur with William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings.

On 14 Apr 1471 Edward IV King England commanded at Barnet during the Battle of Barnet: York supported by George York 1st Duke Clarence, Richard III King England, John Babington, William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (commanded), Ralph Hastings, William Norreys, William Parr, John Savage, Thomas St Leger, John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley, 3rd Baron Tuchet, Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh, Thomas Strickland

On 04 May 1471 Edward IV King England was victorious at the Battle of Tewkesbury: York at Tewkesbury. Richard III King England, Richard Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Powick in Worcestershire, John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk, George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny, John Savage, John Viii Savage, Thomas St Leger, John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley, 3rd Baron Tuchet, Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh fought. William Brandon, George Browne, Ralph Hastings, Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby, James Tyrrell, Roger Kynaston were knighted. William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings commanded.

On 09 May 1471 George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny was knighted by Edward IV King England

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

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

On 29 Aug 1475 Edward IV King England received a pension of 50,000 crowns per year as a result of having signed the Treaty of Picquigny; in effect a non-agression pact. Cardinal Thomas Bourchier arbitrated on behalf of Edward. William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings received a pension of 2000 crowns per year. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk and Thomas Montgomery 1200 each, Thomas Rotherham 1000, John Morton 600. Richard III King England opposed the Treaty considering it dishonourable.

On Sep 1475 Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter drowned on his return from France having probably been thrown over-board on the orders of Edward IV King England.

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

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

In 1478 Ankarette Twynyho was pardoned by Edward IV King England. during the Trial and Execution of Ankarette Twynyho

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

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

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

On 20 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England was buried at Altar during the Funeral of Edward IV. Thomas Rotherham celebrated the mass. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk attended. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln was chief mourner. John Viii Savage and Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle were pall-bearers.

Edward IV King England natural Elizabeth Waite

Edward IV King England natural Eleanor Talbot

Edward IV King England lay in state at St Stephen's Chapel

Arthur York 1st Viscount Lisle was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Waite

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard York 3rd Duke York

GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

2G GrandFather: Edmund York 1st Duke York

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois

5G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

2G GrandMother: Isabella Ivrea

3G GrandFather: Peter Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Alfonso Ivrea

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand Ivrea

5G GrandMother: Constance Burgundy

4G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

3G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

4G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla

5G GrandFather: Garcia Padilla

4G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa

5G GrandFather: Fernán González Henestrosa

GrandMother: Anne Mortimer

2G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster

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

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere

4G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

5G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury

5G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison

3G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster

4G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

5G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster

5G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

5G GrandMother: Maud Zouche

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales

5G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandMother: Margaret Wake

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey

5G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

5G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Mother: Cecily Neville

GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Robert Neville

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

5G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley

5G GrandFather: James Audley

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

5G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

5G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare

5G GrandFather: Thomas Clare

5G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald

GrandMother: Joan Beaufort

2G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois

5G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles Roet