BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY VII KING ENGLAND AND IRELAND 1457-1509

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: TUDOR

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 1G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

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

EVENTS

On 28 Jan 1457 Henry VII King England and Ireland was born to Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond and Margaret Beaufort (13) at Pembroke Castle. His father had died of the plague the year before leaving Margaret a widow, pregnant, aged twelve.

In 1471 Henry VII King England and Ireland (13) fled to at Brittany

Around Oct 1483 Buckingham's Rebellion was an attempt to replace Richard III King England (30) with Henry VII King England and Ireland (26) .

On 25 Dec 1483 Henry VII King England and Ireland (26) promised to marry Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (17) at Rennes Cathedral

On 02 May 1485 Roger Clifford (38) was beheaded at Tower Hill for supporting Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) . [Execution of Roger Clifford]

On 07 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) lands at Mill Bay with John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (43) , Richard Guildford (35) , John Welles 1st Viscount Welles (35) , Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon all of whom were knighted. [Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay]

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne (43) , Richard Guildford (35) , Walter Hungerford, Thomas King Mann (50) , John Wingfield, Edward Woodville, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon, Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth (36) , Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) , William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont (47) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney (34) , William Stanley Lord Chamberlain (50) , Roger Kynaston (52) , Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney (38) , William Brandon (29) , James Harrington (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (60) , John Sacheverell (85) and Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys (44) , Gilbert Talbot (33) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (42) and John Savage (41) commanded. Robert Poyntz (35) was knighted.

On 16 Oct 1485 Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath was created 1st Earl Bath (1C 1486) at Tower of London by Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) for having supported Henry' claim to the throne.

On 27 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) and Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth dined together at Lambeth Palace. [Coronation of Henry VII]

On 28 Oct 1485 Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) was created 1st Duke Bedford (5C 1485) by his nephew Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) for having supported his claim to the throne. Thomas King Mann (50) was created 1st Earl Derby (3C 1485). Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon was created 1st Earl Devon (3C 1485). Reginald Bray (45) John Fitzwalter, Thomas Cokesge, Roger Lewkenor, Henry Haydon and John Verney were appointed as Knight of the Bath. [Coronation of Henry VII]

On 29 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) processed from Tower of London to Westminster Abbey. Ahead of him marched the heralds and serjeants-at-arms, the Esquire of the Body, the King's Secretary Richard Fox, almoner Christopher Urswick, the mayor of London and the Garter King of Arms. Also ahead of him were Thomas King Mann (50) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln (23) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (43) and William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley (59) . Following behind were the only two Dukes: Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford (53) , created the day before, and John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk (43) . [Coronation of Henry VII]

On 30 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) was crowned VII King England and Ireland: Tudor by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier (67) at Westminster Abbey. Margaret Beaufort (42) , his mother, attended. Robert Dymoke (24) attended as the Kings' Champion. Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) carried the Sword of State. John Vere 13th Earl Oxford (43) carried the King's train. [Coronation of Henry VII]

On 18 Jan 1486 Henry VII King England and Ireland (28) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (19) were married at Westminster Abbey. [Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York]

Around Apr 1486 the Stafford and Lovell Rebellion was an armed uprising against Henry VII King England and Ireland (29) . With the failure of the plot Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell (30) fled to Margaret of Burgundy (39) at Flanders.

On 20 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland (29) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (20) at Winchester Cathedral

In 1489 Parliament granted Henry VII King England and Ireland (31) £10,000 taxes to pay for his support of Anne of Brittany Duchess Brittany (11) 's clain to the throne of Brittany. The North rebelled claiming to have already paid through local taxes. [Yorkshire Rebellion]

On 28 Nov 1489 Margaret Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland (32) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (23) at Westminster Palace

In Dec 1489 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham (11) and Eleanor Percy were married. The executors of her father Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland, who had been hanged by rebels during the Northern Rebellion earlier in the year, having paid Henry VII King England and Ireland (32) £4000 for the privilege. His father, Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham, had been hanged for treason in 1483.

On 28 Jun 1491 Henry VIII King England and Ireland was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland (34) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (25) at Palace of Placentia

On 02 Jul 1492 Elizabeth Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland (35) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (26)

In 1493 James Ormond was knighted by Henry VII King England and Ireland (35)

On 18 Mar 1496 Mary Tudor Queen Consort France was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland (39) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (30)

On 04 Oct 1497 Henry VII King England and Ireland (40) received the surrender of the Cornish Army. at Taunton

On 11 Sep 1498 Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire (28) entertained Henry VII King England and Ireland (41) at Drayton House

On 21 Feb 1499 Edmund Tudor 1st Duke Somerset was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland (42) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (33) at Palace of Placentia

On 28 Nov 1499 Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick (24) was executed at Tower Hill. Documentation held in Spain apparently describes Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England (14) 's parents Ferdinand II King Aragon (47) and Isabella Trastámara Queen Castile (48) expressing concern that Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick (24) was a potential claimant to throne, and being reluctant for their daughter Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England (14) to marry Arthur Tudor Prince Wales (13) whilst their was a threat to Arthur Tudor Prince Wales (13) 's accession causing Henry VII King England and Ireland (42) to use Perkin Warbreck's attempted escape with Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick (24) as a means to an end. [Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick]

On 02 May 1502 James Tyrrell (47) confessed to the murder of the Princes in the Tower at Guildhall during the Trial of James Tyrrell attended by Henry VII King England and Ireland (45) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (36) .

On 21 Apr 1509 Henry VII King England and Ireland (52) died at Richmond Palace. George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (22) , Richard Foxe Bishop Exeter, Bishop Bath and Wells, Bishop Durham, Bishop Winchester (61) and Richard Weston were present. [Death of Henry VII]

After 21 Apr 1509 Henry VII King England and Ireland was buried at Westminster Abbey

After 21 Apr 1509 Henry VII King England and Ireland was buried at Westminster Abbey. Henry Willoughby and Anthony Wingfield attended. [Funeral of Henry VII]

On 16 Aug 1513 Henry VIII King England and Ireland (22) fought at Thérouanne during the Battle of the Spurs. Henry's army included George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (45) (commanded), Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset (36) , Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham, Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu, John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (42) and Anthony Wingfield (25) . John "Tilbury Jack" Arundell (18) , William Compton (31) , John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford (48) and William Hussey (40) was knighted by Henry VII King England and Ireland. Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West (56) and Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor (46) was created as Knight Banneret.

Edward Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England

Katherine Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England

ANCESTRY

Father: Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Owen Tudor

1G GrandFather: Maredudd Tudor

2G GrandFather: Tudur ap Goronwy Tudor

3G GrandFather: Goronwy ap Tudur Hen Tudor

4G GrandFather: Tudur "Hen aka Elder" Tudor

3G GrandMother: Gwerfyl verch Madog Hendwr

4G GrandFather: Madog ab Iorwerth Hendwr

2G GrandMother: Marged verch Tomos Unknown

GrandMother: Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Charles V King France (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John "The Good" II King France (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fortunate" VI King France (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan "Lame" Burgundy (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Bonne Luxembourg (7G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John I King Bohemia (6G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bohemia

2G GrandMother: Joanna Bourbon (3G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Peter Bourbon Duke Bourbon (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis Bourbon I Duke Bourbon (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Hainault (4G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Isabella Valois (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Mahaut Châtillon (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Stephen "Magnificient, Fop" Wittelsbach III Duke Bavaria (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Stephen Wittelsbach II Duke Bavaria (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Louis Wittelsbach IV Holy Roman Emperor (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Beatrix Świdnica

3G GrandMother: Elisabeth Barcelona (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Frederick III King Sicily

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Taddea Visconti

3G GrandFather: Bernabò Visconti

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Scala

Mother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

1G GrandMother: Margaret Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

4G GrandMother: Maud Zouche (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Sibyl Pateshull

2G GrandMother: Joanne Clopton

1G GrandMother: Edith Stourton (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John Stourton

2G GrandMother: Jane Basset (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 3rd Baron Basset Drayton (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Basset (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)