1520-1539-Field of the Cloth of Gold, Anne Boleyn and Jane Seymour

Jun 1520 Field of the Cloth of Gold (Balinghem)

On Jun 1520 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (28) hosted Field of the Cloth of Gold at Balinghem. Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (42) carried the Sword of State. John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (45) attended as Henry VIII's chaplain. Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye 1484-1539 (36), Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1478-1521 (42), Anthony Poyntz 1480-1533 (40), William Coffin 1495-1538 (25), William "Great" Courtenay 1477-1535 (43), Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (37), William Paston 1479-1554 (41), William Denys 1470-1533 (50), Richard Cecil 1495-1552 (25), William Parr 1st Baron Parr Horton 1483-1547 (37), Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (22), John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (40), Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (31), Marmaduke Constable 1480-1545 (40), William Compton 1482-1528 (38), William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (42), Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (35), Henry Willoughby 1451-1528 (69), John Rodney 1461-1528 (59), John Marney 2nd Baron Marney 1484-1525 (35), William Sidney 1482-1554 (38), John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (20), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (49), Edmund Walsingham 1480-1550 (40), Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West 1457-1525 (63), Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke, 10th Baron Latimer 1472-1521 (48), Anthony Wingfield 1487-1552 (32) and Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham -1529 attended. William Carey 1500-1528 (20) jousted. Margaret Dymoke 1500-1545 (20) attended. William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 (50) organised. Jane Parker 2nd Viscountess Rochford 1505-1542 (15) attended.

After Jun 1520 William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 was created 1st Baron Sandys Vyne for having organised the Field of the Cloth of Gold.

May 1521 Trial and Execution of the Duke of Buckingham (Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London)

In Apr 1521 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (43) was arrested and imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (48) presided at his trial. Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (43) and Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (32) acted as judges. Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham -1529, Anthony Poyntz 1480-1533 (41) and Edmund Walsingham 1480-1550 (41)

On 17 May 1521 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (43) was executed at Tower Hill, City of London for no specific reason other than his having a significant amount of Plantagenet blood and was, therefore, considered a threat by Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (29)

May 1522 Henry VIII Meeting with Charles V Holy Roman Emperor (Dover, Kent)

On May 1522 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (30) met with Charles Habsburg-Spain V Holy Roman Emperor 1500-1558 (22) at Dover, Kent. William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (44), William Compton 1482-1528 (40), John Marney 2nd Baron Marney 1484-1525 (37) and John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (51) were present. Henry VIII Meeting with Charles V Holy Roman Emperor

01 Jul 1522 Sacking of Morlaix (Morlaix, Brittany)

On 01 Jul 1522 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (79) was present at Morlaix, Brittany during the Sacking of Morlaix. Giles Hussey 1495- (27) was knighted by Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (79).

18 Jun 1525 Knighting of Henry Fitzroy (Bridewell Palace, City of London)

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke 1519-1536 (6) was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) during the Knighting of Henry Fitzroy at Bridewell Palace, City of London by his father Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (33). Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (32) was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525). Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 (47) carried the Sword of State. Thomas More 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (41), Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (52), William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.

Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (8) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 (6) were married at Bridewell Palace, City of London during the Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

24 Feb 1525 Battle of Pavia

In 1525 Richard Pole 1480-1525 (45) was killed during the Battle of Pavia. Robert Stewart 4th Lord Aubigny 1470-1544 (55) fought.

Anne Boleyn

Cranmer appointed Archbishop Canterbury

After 01 Sep 1532 Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556, whilst staying in Mantua, received a royal letter dated 01 Sep 1532 by which he was appointed Archbishop Canterbury

01 Sep 1532 Anne Boleyn's Investiture as Marquess of Pembroke (Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire)

On 01 Sep 1532 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (31) was created 1st Marquess Pembroke with Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) performing the investiture at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (55), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (48), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (59), Eleanor Paston 1495-1551 (37), Jean Dinteville, Edward Lee Archbishop York 1482-1544 (50), John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (57) were present. Stephen Gardiner Bishop Winchester 1483-1555 (49) read

Nov 1532 Henry and Anne Visit France (Calais)

Around Nov 1532 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) met with Francis I King France 1494-1547 (38) at Calais. Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (31) and Henry Howard 1516-1547 (16)

25 Jan 1533 Marriage of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn (Whitehall Palace, Westminster)

On 25 Jan 1533 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (32) were married by Rowland Leigh Bishop Coventry and Lichfield 1487-1543 (46) at Whitehall Palace, Westminster during the Marriage of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. Thomas Heneage 1480-1553 (53) and Henry Norreys 1482-1536 (51) witnessed.

Apr 1533 Statute in Restraint of Appeals

In Mar 1533 Parliament enacted the Statute in Restraint of Appeals by which Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) forbade all appeals to the Pope in Rome on religious or other matters, making the King the final legal authority in all such matters in England, Wales, and other English possessions. Considered to be a cornerstone of the English Reformation.

23 May 1533 Cranmer declares Henry and Catherine's Marriage Invalid

On 23 May 1533 Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (43) declared the marriage of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) and Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (48)

23 May 1533 Cranmer declares Henry and Anne's Marriage Valid

01 Jun 1533 Coronation of Anne Boleyn (Westminster Abbey, Westminster)

On 01 Jun 1533 the six months pregnant Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (32) was crowned Queen Consort England by Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (43) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (62) bore the Crown. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (16) carried the Salt. Margaret Wotton 1487-1535 (46) rode in the procession. William Coffin 1495-1538 (38) was appointed as Master of the Horse. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (50) served as Lord Sewer. Henry Parker 1513-1552 (19) and William Coffin 1495-1538 (38) were knighted. Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1505-1534 (28) and Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 (26) were created Knight of the Bath. Margaret Wotton 1487-1535 (46)

10 Sep 1533 Christening of Elizabeth I (Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent)

On 10 Sep 1533 the future Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 was christened at the Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. Gertrude Blount 1503-1558 (29), Walter Blount, Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (44) and Margaret Wotton 1487-1535 (46) were Godparents. Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the covered gilt basin. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (49) escorted the Dowager Duchess of Norfolk. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (16) carried the Salt. Elizabeth Stafford 1497-1558 (36) carried the Chrisom. Agnes Tilney 1477-1545 (56) carried Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (37)

On 10 Sep 1533 Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (24), Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (56), Henry Grey 4th Earl Kent 1495-1562 (38) and George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford 1503-1536 (30)

On 10 Sep 1533 Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (60), William Howard 1st Baron Howard 1510-1573 (23) and John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford 1465-1537 (68)

03 Nov 1534 First Act of Supremacy

On 03 Nov 1534 Parliament enacted the First Act of Supremacy by which Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (43) and his heirs were declared to be Supreme Head of the Church of England. Henry had now abandoned Rome completely.

1535 Trial and Execution of Bishop Fisher and Thomas More

In 1535 Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (47) presided over the Trial and Execution of Bishop Fisher and Thomas More

On 22 Jun 1535 John Fisher Bishop Rochester 1469-1535 (65) was beheaded on Tower Hill, City of London

On 06 Jul 1535 Thomas More 1478-1535 (57) was beheaded

07 Jan 1536 Death of Catherine of Aragon

On 07 Jan 1536 Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (51) died at Kimbolton Castle, Kimbolton, Huntingdonshire in the arms of her great friend Maria Salinas

24 Jan 1536 Henry VIII Tournament (Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent)

On 24 Jan 1536 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44) held a tournament at the Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent some two weeks after Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 died. Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44)

29 Jan 1536 Funeral of Catherine of Aragon

On 29 Jan 1536 Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 was buried at Chancel, Peterborough Cathedral, Peterborough, Northamptonshire at a service for a Princess rather than Queen. Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 (17) was Chief Mourner. Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44) refused their daughter Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44) permission to attend. On the same day Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (35)

02 May 1536 Trial of Anne Boleyn (King's Hall, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London)

On 02 May 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (35) was charged with treason and accused of 'despising her marriage and entertaining malice against the King, and following daily her frail and carnal lust'. Elizabeth Browne 1502-1565 (34) was the principal witness. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (52), Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (24), Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541 (21), George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (49), Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (44), John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (56), Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38), Henry Parker 11th Baron Marshal, 10th Baron Morley 1476-1556 (60), Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (26), Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 (28), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65), Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth 1501-1551 (35), Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (40), Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527, Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh 1488-1550 (48), Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40), William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (60), Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 (24), Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48), Edward Powers Lord Powers, William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 (66), Thomas Ware, Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor 1467-1543 (69) and George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (39) were jurors at King's Hall, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63) was appointed Lord High Steward and presided. Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) attended. Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539 (44)

17 May 1536 Execution of Anne Boleyn's Co-accused (Tower Hill, City of London)

On 17 May 1536 George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford 1503-1536 (33), Henry Norreys 1482-1536 (54) and Mark Smeaton 1512-1536 (24) were beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London

19 May 1536 Execution of Anne Boleyn (Tower Hill, City of London)

On 19 May 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (35) was beheaded at Tower Green, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London witnessed by Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (52), Catherine Carey 1524-1569 (12) and Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke 1519-1536 (16)

02 Jul 1536 Neville Triple Wedding (Holywell, Shoreditch, Hackney, Greater London)

On 02 Jul 1536 three weddings between the Neville, and Manners and Vere families, were celebrated at one mass at Holywell, Shoreditch, Hackney, Greater London. Those present included Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (52), Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (19), Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65) and Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38)

On 02 Jul 1536 Henry Neville 5th Earl Westmoreland 1525-1563 (11) and Anne Manners 1527-1549 (9) were married

On 02 Jul 1536 Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (9) and Margaret Neville -1559 were married

On 02 Jul 1536 John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (20) and Dorothy Neville -1546 were married

20 May 1536 Betrothal of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour (Tower Hill, City of London)

On 20 May 1536 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44) and Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 (27)

30 May 1536 Marriage of Henry VII and Jane Seymour (Whitehall Palace, Westminster)

On 30 May 1536 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44) and Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 (27) were married at Whitehall Palace, Westminster by Stephen Gardiner Bishop Winchester 1483-1555 (53). Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 (27) was appointed as Queen Consort England

Oct 1536 Pilgrimage of Grace (North, England)

In 1536 the North rose against religious policies of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44). Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48) condemned the traitors. John Neville 3rd Baron Latimer Snape 1493-1543 (42) was implicated. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63), Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) and Edmund Knyvet 1508-1551 (28)

On 02 Jun 1537 George Lumley -1537 was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London. Francis Bigod 1507-1537 (29) hanged at Tyburn, Middlesex. Robert Constable 1478-1537 (59) was executed at Kingston upon Hull, East Riding, Yorkshire

Before 30 Jun 1537 Thomas Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Darcy Templehurst 1467-1537 convicted of High Treason during the Pilgrimage of Grace

On 28 Jul 1540 Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford 1503-1540 (37) was beheaded during the Pilgrimage of Grace

Jan 1537 Bigod's Rebellion

In 1537 John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford 1465-1537 (72) was beheaded at Lincoln, Lincolnshire during the Bigod's Rebellion

In Jan 1537 Bigod's Rebellion was a rebellion in Cumberland and Westmoreland against Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (45).

On 25 May 1537 Margaret Stafford 1511-1537 (26) burned at the stake at Smithfield, Faringdon Without, City of London

On 02 Jun 1537 Thomas Percy 1504-1537 (33) hanged, drawn and quartered. John Bulmer -1537 and Ralph Bulmer -1537 hanged. Both at Tyburn, Middlesex

On 30 Jun 1537 Thomas Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Darcy Templehurst 1467-1537 (70) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London

On 12 Jul 1537 Robert Aske 1500-1537 (37) hanged at York, Yorkshire. George Lumley -1537, William Lumley -1537 and Nicholas Tempest -1537 hanged at Tyburn, Middlesex. Thomas Moigne -1537 hanged, drawn and quartered at Tyburn, Middlesex

03 Feb 1537 Execution of the Fitzgeralds (Tyburn, Middlesex)

On 03 Feb 1537 the six Fitzgeralds, nephew and five uncles, all brothers, Thomas "Silken" Fitzgerald 10th Earl Kildare 1513-1537 (24), James Fitzgerald 1496-1537 (41), Oliver Fitzgerald 1496-1537 (41), Richard Fitzgerald -1537, John Fitzgerald -1537 and Walter Fitzgerald 1496-1537 (41) were executed at Tyburn, Middlesex

15 Oct 1537 Christening Edward VI (Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey)

On 15 Oct 1537 Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (48) performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) were Godparents. Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) was knighted. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540 (52), Philip Boteler 1492-1545 (44), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (57) attended. Mary Scrope 1476-1548 (61) carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried the canopy. Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount 1503-1558 (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe. The future Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (4) carried the Chrisom. Christopher Barker -1550

On 15 Oct 1537 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) was created 1st Earl Hertford (2C 1537), 1st Viscount Beauchamp at the Christening Edward VI.

On 15 Oct 1537 Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was created as Duke Cornwall, Earl Chester (9C 1537) at Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey

On 15 Oct 1537 Nicholas Carew 1496-1539 (41), Francis Bryan, Anthony Browne 1500-1548 (37) and John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (52) surrounded the font at Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey

On 15 Oct 1537 Henry Knyvet 1510-1547 (27), Edward Neville 1471-1538 (66), Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (29), Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) and John Wallop 1490-1551 (47)

24 Oct 1537 Death of Jane Seymour (Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey)

On 24 Oct 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 (28) died at Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey

12 Nov 1537 Funeral of Jane Seymour (St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire)

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 was buried at Henry VIII Vault, Quire, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) was Chief Mourner. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53), John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (58), Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (20), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64), Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (45), Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (39), Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41)

c Nov 1538 Exeter Conspiracy

In Nov 1538 the Exeter Conspiracy was an attempt to overthrow Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (47) and replace him with Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (42). Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (50) presided. John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (67) sat in judgement. Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541 (23) was juror.

On Nov 1538 Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon 1527-1556 (11) and Gertrude Blount 1503-1558 (34) were imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On 08 Dec 1538 Edward Neville 1471-1538 (67) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London

In Jan 1539 Cardinal Reginald Pole 1500-1558 (38)

On 09 Jan 1539 Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539 (47) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (43) were beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London

On 03 Mar 1539 Nicholas Carew 1496-1539 (43) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London

On 27 May 1541 Margaret York 8th Countess Salisbury 1473-1541 (67) was executed at Tower Green, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

13 Dec 1539 Anne of Cleves Arrival at Calais

On 13 Dec 1539 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) arrived at Calais. She was met by George Tailboys 2nd Baron Tailboys 1523-1540 (16), Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (31) and William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (49)