BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY VII KING ENGLAND AND IRELAND 1457-1509

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Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Edward III King England

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

EVENTS

On 28 Jan 1457 Henry VII King England and Ireland was born to Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond and Margaret Beaufort at Pembroke Castle

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

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

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

After 22 Aug 1485 Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon was created 1st Earl Devon (3C 1485) for having supported Henry VII King England and Ireland in his claim to the throne.

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy, John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne, Richard Guildford, Walter Hungerford, Thomas King Mann, John Wingfield, Edward Woodville, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon, Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth, Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford, William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, William Stanley Lord Chamberlain, Roger Kynaston, Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney and Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys, Gilbert Talbot, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford and John VIII Savage commanded. Robert Poyntz 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 for having supported Henry' claim to the throne.

On 30 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland was crowned VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Henry VII

On 18 Jan 1486 Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England were married at Westminster Abbey during the Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

On 02 May 1502 James Tyrrell 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 and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England.

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

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

On 16 Aug 1513 John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford was knighted by Henry VII King England and Ireland at Tournai during the Battle of the Spurs: Holy League

On 16 Aug 1513 William Hussey was knighted by Henry VII King England and Ireland at Tournai during the Battle of the Spurs: Holy League

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

2G GrandFather: Maredudd Tudor

3G GrandFather: Tudur ap Goronwy Tudor

4G GrandFather: Goronwy ap Tudur Hen Tudor

5G GrandFather: Tudur "Hen aka Elder" Tudor

4G GrandMother: Gwerfyl verch Madog Hendwr

5G GrandFather: Madog ab Iorwerth Hendwr

3G GrandMother: Marged verch Tomos Unknown

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

2G GrandFather: Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Charles V King France (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Philip VI "Fortunate" VI King France (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan "Lame" Burgundy (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Bonne Luxembourg (7G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John I King Bohemia (6G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bohemia

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

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

5G GrandFather: Louis Bourbon I Duke Bourbon (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Mary Hainault (4G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Valois (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Mahaut Châtillon (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Stephen "Magnificient, Fop" Wittelsbach III Duke Bavaria (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Louis Wittelsbach IV Holy Roman Emperor (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Beatrix Świdnica

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

5G GrandFather: Frederick III King Sicily

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Taddea Visconti

4G GrandFather: Bernabò Visconti

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Scala

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

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

2G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

4G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

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

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

5G GrandMother: Maud Zouche (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baron Wake Liddell (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

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

2G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe in Bedfordshire (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe in Bedfordshire (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp

5G GrandMother: Alice Tosny (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sibyl Pateshull

3G GrandMother: Joanne Clopton

2G GrandMother: Edith Stourton (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John Stourton

3G GrandMother: Jane Basset (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Ralph Basset (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

5G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)