BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM HERBERT 2ND EARL PEMBROKE 1451-1491

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HERBERT

Descent English Royalty: 8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Henry I King France

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

EVENTS

On 05 Mar 1451 William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke was born to William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke (28) and Anne Devereux (21)

On 26 Jul 1469 William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (18) succeeded 2nd Earl Pembroke (8C 1468), 2nd Baron Herbert Raglan, 2nd Baron Herbert Powis

Before 1476 William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke and Mary Woodville were married

Around 1476 Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan was born to William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (24) and Mary Woodville

In 1484 William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (32) and Katherine York (12) were married

On 25 Nov 1487 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (21) was crowned as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey. The ceremony was attended by Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney (36) , Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire (17) , Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby (34) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney (36) , Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers (34) , William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (36) and Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel (37) who carried the Rod and Dove. [Coronation of Elizabeth of York]

On 16 Jul 1491 William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (40) died

ANCESTRY

Father: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

1G GrandFather: Dafydd Gam Brecon

2G GrandFather: Llewellyn Brecon

3G GrandFather: Hywel Fychan Brecon

4G GrandFather: Hywel Brecon

Mother: Anne Devereux (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: Walter Devereux (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

3G GrandFather: Walter "Elder" Devereux

4G GrandFather: Stephen Devereux

1G GrandMother: Agnes Crophull (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Crophull

2G GrandMother: Margaret Verdun (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 2nd Lord Verdun

4G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 1st Lord Verdun

4G GrandMother: Margery Bohun

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

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury