Funeral of Henry VII

a 21 Apr 1509 Henry Willoughby [58] mourner

Catherine of Aragon

11 Jun 1509 Church of the Observant Friars (Greenwich): Marriage of King Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [18] married Catherine of Aragon

1501 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk [58] attended

Margaret Bourchier Baroness Bryan [41] attended

24 Jun 1509 Westminster Abbey: Coronation of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [18] crowned VIII King England and Ireland: Tudor

Catherine of Aragon Trastámara of Aragon Queen Consort England [24] created of Aragon Queen Consort England

Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk [66] attended

Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham attended

23 Jun 1509 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [26] created Knight of the Bath

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [26] served as Lord Sewer

Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland [16] knighted

Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde [32] attended

Robert Dymoke [48] attended as the Kings's Champion

1511 Richmond Palace: Birth and Death of Prince Henry

The long-hoped for son born New Years Day. The cause of much celebration at Court. Henry VIII held a magnificent Tournament at Westminster. Sadly the child died after only seven weeks.

01 Jan 1511 Birth

Henry Tudor Duke Cornwall [0] appointed Duke Cornwall

01 Jan 1511 Henry Tudor Duke Cornwall born to Henry VIII King England and Ireland and Catherine of Aragon Trastámara of Aragon Queen Consort England

05 Jan 1511 Christening

Godparents

Feb 1511 Westminster: Tournament

Tournament: Challengers

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [20] as Cuere Loyall

Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter [15] as Bon Vouloir

Thomas Tyrrell

Edward Neville [40] as Joyeulx Penser

Thomas Knyvet [26] as Vaillant Desyr

Tournament: Answerers Day 1

Henry Grey 4th Earl Kent [16]

William 1st Baron Parr Horton [28]

Thomas Cheney Lord Lieutenant Kent [26]

Robert Morton

Richard Blount

22 Feb 1511 Death

Henry Tudor Duke Cornwall [0] died

a 22 Feb 1511 Westminster Abbey: Funeral

Henry Tudor Duke Cornwall [0] buried

Funeral: Carried the Canopy

10 Aug 1512 Brest: Battle of Saint-Mathieu

Holy League

Thomas Knyvet [27] died

France

16 Aug 1513 Thérouanne: Battle of the Spurs

Andrew 1st Baron Windsor [46] created Knight Banneret

France

09 Sep 1513 Branxton: Battle of Flodden

Scotland

James IV King Scotland [40] killed

Alexander Stewart Archbishop St Andrews [20] killed

George Hepburn Bishop Isles [59] killed

William Sinclair 2nd Earl Caithness [54] killed

Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell killed

William Hay 4th Earl Erroll killed

John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton died

Archibald Campbell 2nd Earl Argyll killed

John Stewart 2nd Earl Atholl [38]

Matthew Stewart 2nd Earl Lennox killed

1513 Andrew Stewart 1st Lord Avondale killed

George 5th Lord Seton killed

John 4th Lord Maxwell died

William Douglas 6th Lord Drumlanrig killed

Henry 03 Lord Sinclair killed

William Ruthven killed

William Murray [43] killed

John Erskine killed

Colin Oliphant killed

Adam Hepburn [56] killed

Thomas Hay killed

William Douglas [42] killed

George Douglas [44] killed

Robert Black Douglas [89] killed

James Traquair [33] killed

09 Oct 1514 Abbeville: Marriage of Mary Tudor and Louis XII of France

Mary Tudor Queen Consort France [18] appointed Queen Consort France

Margaret Wotton 2nd Marchioness Dorset [27] attended

Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset [37] attended

Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr [57] attended

George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham [17] accompanied his father

18 Feb 1516 Palace of Placentia: Birth of Princess Mary

18 Feb 1516 Mary I Queen England and Ireland born to Henry VIII King England and Ireland and Catherine of Aragon Trastámara of Aragon Queen Consort England

Margaret Bourchier Baroness Bryan [48] appointed Baron Bryan

Jun 1520 Balinghem: Field of the Cloth of Gold

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [29] hosted

John Stokesley Bishop London [45] attended as Henry VIII's Chaplain

Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset [43] carried the Sword of State

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [49] attended

John Vere 14th Earl Oxford [21] attended

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [37] attended

Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland [22] attended

1520 Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham attended

William 1st Baron Sandys Vyne [50] organised

John 1st Baron Mordaunt attended

Robert 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke [48] attended

Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr [63] attended

William 1st Baron Parr Horton [37] attended

Thomas Cheney Lord Lieutenant Kent [35] present

Anthony Wingfield [32] attended

Edmund Walsingham [40] attended

William Coffin [25] attended

Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth [42] attended

Richard Cecil [25] present

William Sidney [38] present

William Paston [41] attended

Henry Guildford [31] attended

Margaret Dymoke [20] attended

Marmaduke Constable [40] in attendance

William Carey [20] jousted

Henry Willoughby [69] attended

1522 Dover: Henry VIII Meeting with Charles V Holy Roman Emperor

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [51] attended

May 1521 Tower of London: Trial of the Duke of Buckingham

Edward Stafford was one of the few remaining peers with significant Plantagenet blood being a four time great grandson of Edward III. Henry VIII saw him as a threat and, in his increasingly paranoid state, contrived to have Buckingham executed just as his father had been some 38 years previously.

Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk [48] presided

17 May 1521 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham [43] executed at Tower Hill

Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset [44] judge

1521 Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham juror

Edmund Walsingham [41] juror

Henry Guildford [32] justice

18 Jun 1525 Bridewell Palace: Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset [6] created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset

Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset [6] created 1st Earl Nottingham (5C 1525)

Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk [52] attended

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [41] attended

Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter [29] created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525)

Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset [48] attended

William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel [49] attended

Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland [47] carried the Sword of State

John Vere 14th Earl Oxford [26] attended

Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland [33] created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525)

c 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland [8] married Eleanor

Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland [32] appointed Governor Carlisle Castle

Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland [32] appointed Warden of the West Marches

Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland [32] created 1st Earl Cumberland

Henry Brandon 1st Earl Lincoln [2] created 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525)

Thomas More read the patents of nobility

Anne Boleyn

1530 Henry and Anne Visit France

1532 Henry Howard [16] attended

01 Sep 1532 Windsor Castle: Investiture as Marquess of Pembroke

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [41] performed the investiture

Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England [31] created 1st Marquess Pembroke

Edward Lee Archbishop York [50] present

John Stokesley Bishop London [57] present

Stephen Gardiner Bishop Winchester [49] read the patent of creation

Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk [59] present

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [48] present

Eleanor Paston 1st Countess Rutland [37] present

Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde [55] present

Jean 1504 present

25 Jan 1533 Whitehall Palace: Marriage

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [42] married Anne

01 Jun 1533 Westminster Abbey: Coronation

Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England [32] crowned Queen Consort England

Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk [16] carried the Salt

Margaret Wotton 2nd Marchioness Dorset [46] rode in the procession

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [62] bore the Crown

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [50] served as Lord Sewer

Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle created Knight of the Bath

William Coffin [38] knighted

William Coffin [38] appointed Master of the Horse

Henry Parker knighted

10 Sep 1533 Palace of Placentia: Christening of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland [0] christened

John Stokesley Bishop London [58] officiated

Agnes Tilney 2nd Duchess Norfolk [56] carried Elizabeth I

Elizabeth Stafford 3rd Duchess Norfolk [36] carried the Crisom

Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk [16] carried the Salt

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [49] escorted Dowager Duchess Norfolk

Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter [37] carried a taper of virgin wax

Gertrude Blount 1st Marchioness Exeter [29] godmother

Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex bearing the covered basons gilt

Godparents

Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury [44] godfather

Agnes Tilney 2nd Duchess Norfolk [56] godmother

Margaret Wotton 2nd Marchioness Dorset [46] godmother

1515 Westminster Abbey: Wolsey receives his Cardinal's Hat

1515 Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [32] attended

1515 Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape [47] attended

1535 Trial of Bishop Fisher and Thomas More

1535 Thomas 1st Baron Audley Walden [47] presided

24 Jan 1536 Palace of Placentia: Henry VIII Tournament

Henry VIII fell from his horse and was unconcious for two. He was the never the same again. The injury appears to have significantly affected his personality becoming a tyrant as wall as his size.

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [45] injured

17 May 1536 Tower Hill: Execution of Anne Boleyns Co-accused

George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford [33] beheaded

Mark Smeaton [24] beheaded

Henry Norreys [54] beheaded

19 May 1536 Execution of Anne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England [35] beheaded at Tower Green

Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset [17] witnessed

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [52] witnessed

Catherine Carey [12] witnessed

Oct 1536 North: Pilgrimage of Grace

The Pilgrimage of Grace describes the rise and fall of Catholics opposed to Henry VIII's disolution of the monasteries in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.

1536 Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk [63]

1536 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland [43] refused to support

John Neville 3rd Baron Latimer Snape [43] implicated

1537 Thomas 1st Baron Audley Walden [49] condemned to death the traitors

b 30 Jun 1537 Thomas 1st Baron Darcy Darcy Templehurst [70] convicted of High Treason

28 Jul 1540 Walter 1st Baron Hungerford Heytesbury [37] beheaded

1536 Henry Howard [20] suppressed

Edmund Knyvet [28] took part

Jane Seymour

20 May 1536 Tower Hill: Betrothal of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour

19 May 1536 Henry VIII King England and Ireland [45] bethrothed Jane

30 May 1536 Whitehall Palace: Marriage of Henry VII and Jane Seymour

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [45] married Jane

Jan 1537 Bigod's Rebellion

An armed rebellion by the Catholics of Westmoreland Cumberland against Henry VIII.

1536 John 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford [71] beheaded at Lincoln

30 Jun 1537 Thomas 1st Baron Darcy Darcy Templehurst [70] beaheaded at Tower Hill

25 May 1537 Margaret Stafford [26] burned at the stake at Smithfield

02 Jun 1537 Ralph Bulmer hanged at Tyburn

02 Jun 1537 John Bulmer hanged at Tyburn

02 Jun 1537 Thomas Percy [33] hung, drawn and quartered at Tyburn

02 Jun 1537 Robert Constable [59] executed at Kingston upon Hull

02 Jun 1537 Francis Bigod [30] hanged at Tyburn

12 Jul 1537 Nicholas Tempest hanged at Tyburn

12 Jul 1537 Thomas Moigne hanged, drawn and quartered at Tyburn

12 Jul 1537 William Lumley hanged at Tyburn

12 Jul 1537 George Lumley hanged at Tyburn

12 Jul 1537 Robert Aske [37] hanged at York

03 Feb 1537 Tyburn: Execution of the Fitzgeralds

Thomas "Silken" Fitzgerald 10th Earl Kildare [24] executed

Walter Fitzgerald [41] executed

John Fitzgerald executed

Richard Fitzgerald [41] executed

Oliver Fitzgerald [41] executed

James Fitzgerald [41] executed

15 Oct 1537 Chapel Royal: Christening Edward VI

Christopher Garter King of Arms proclaimed the Prince's titles

Edward VI King England and Ireland [0] created Earl Chester (9C 1537)

Edward VI King England and Ireland [0] created Duke Cornwall

Edward VI King England and Ireland [0] christened

Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland [4] carrying the chrisom

Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury [48] performed the baptismal rites

Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset [37] created 1st Earl Hertford (2C 1537)

Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset [37] created 1st Viscount Beauchamp

Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset [37] assisted his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [53] supported the Marchionness of Exeter

Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter [41] supported his wife the Marchionness of Exeter

Gertrude Blount 1st Marchioness Exeter [33] carried the child

William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel [61] carried the train of the Prince's robe

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [66] attended

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [54] carried a covered basin

Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex [52] attended

Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex carried the Salt

Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde [60] bore a taper of virgin wax

John Gage Lord Chamberlain [58] attended

Mary Scrope carried Lady Mary's train

Carried the Canopy

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [54]

Thomas 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley [29]

John Wallop [47]

Richard Long [43]

Edward Neville [66]

Henry Knyvet [27]

Surrounded the Font

John Russell 1st Earl Bedford [52]

Nicholas Carew [41]

Francis Bryan

Anthony Browne [37]

Godparents

Mary I Queen England and Ireland [21] Godmother

Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury [48] Godfather

Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk [64] godfather

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [53] godfather

Carried the train of the Prince's robe

William 1st Baron Howard Effingham [27]

12 Nov 1537 St Georges Chapel (Windsor): Funeral of Jane Seymour

Mary I Queen England and Ireland [21] chief mourner

Jane Seymour Queen Consort England [28] buried

Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk [64] attended

Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk [20] attended

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [53] attended

Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter [41] attended

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [66] attended

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [54] attended

Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland [39] attended

Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland [45] attended

Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde [60] attended

John Gage Lord Chamberlain [58] attended

c Nov 1538 Exeter Conspiracy

A supposed attempt, probably exaggerated by Cromwell, to otherthrow Henry VIII King England and Ireland and replace him with Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter based on the correspondence Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter had with Cardinal Reginald Pole. A purge of the Pole family, descendants of York, through Edward IV King England and Richard III King England's brother George York 1st Duke Clarence who was father to Margaret York 8th Countess Salisbury mother to Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu, Cardinal Reginald Pole and Geoffrey Pole.

Westminster Hall: Trial

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [67] judge

1538 Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland [23] juror

Thomas 1st Baron Audley Walden [50] presided

Tower Hill: Executed

Jan 1539 Cardinal Reginald Pole [39] attained in absentia

09 Jan 1539 Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter [43] beheaded

27 May 1541 Margaret York 8th Countess Salisbury [68] at Tower Green

09 Jan 1539 Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu [47] beheaded

08 Dec 1538 Edward Neville [67] beheaded

03 Mar 1539 Nicholas Carew [43] beheaded

Anne of Cleves

13 Dec 1539 Arrival at Calais

William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton [49] present

George 2nd Baron Tailboys of Kyme [16] present

Thomas 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley [31] met Anne of Cleves

03 Jan 1540 Blackheath: Arrival at London

Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk [23] bore the Sword of State

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [56] present

John Vere 16th Earl Oxford [24] present

John Vere 15th Earl Oxford [69] present

Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex [57] attended

Catherine 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby [21] present

William Holles Lord Mayor of London [69] received Anne of Cleves Marck of Cleves Queen Consort England

06 Jan 1540 Palace of Placentia: Marriage

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [49] married Anne of Cleves

Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury [51] presided

09 Jul 1540 Annulment

06 Jan 1540 Henry VIII King England and Ireland [49] annulled Anne of Cleves

Thomas 1st Baron Audley Walden [52] arranged

01 May 1540 Westminster: May Day Jousting

John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland [36] challenger

Thomas 1st Baron Poynings [28] challenger

Thomas 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley [32] challenger

Gregory 1st Baron Cromwell Oakham [20] challenger

George Carew [36] challenger

Richard Cromwell [45] challenger

Catherine Howard

28 Jul 1540 Oatlands Palace: Marriage

28 Apr 1540 Henry VIII King England and Ireland [49] married Catherine

28 Apr 1540 Catherine Howard Queen Consort England [17] appointed Queen Consort England

07 Nov 1541 Winchester Palace: Trial

01 Nov 1541 Henry VIII King England and Ireland [50] received a warrant for Catherine's arrest from Archbishop Cranmer at Chapel Royal

Catherine Howard Queen Consort England [18] interrogated

Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury [52] interrogated

13 Feb 1542 Tower Hill: Executions

10 Dec 1541 Executions: Tyburn

Francis Dereham [28] hung, drawn and quartered

Thomas Culpeper [27] beheaded

13 Feb 1542 Tower Green: Executions: Tower of London

Catherine Howard Queen Consort England [19] beheaded

Jane Parker 2nd Viscountess Rochford [37] beheaded

Henry Howard [26] attended at Tower Hill

25 Nov 1542 Battle of Solway Moss

England

Scotland

Laurence 3rd Lord Oliphant captured

Catherine Parr

12 Jul 1543 Hampton Court Palace: Marriage of Henry VIII and Catherine Parr

Catherine Parr Queen Consort England [31] crowned Queen Consort England

Margaret Douglas attended

1543 Rough Wooing

Henry VIII King England and Ireland's unsuccessful attempt to persude the Scottish to allow his son , the future King of England, to marry Mary "Queen of Scots" bringing about the joining of England and Scotland.

Nicholas Poyntz [33] captained the warship "Great Galley"

1544 Capture of Edinburgh

1544 Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln [32] knighted Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset

Jul 1544 Boulogne-sur-Mer: Siege of Boulogne

Anthony Wingfield [56]

14 Sep 1544 Henry Strangeways [44] killed

27 Feb 1545 Jedburgh: Battle of Ancrum Moor

Scotland

James Hamilton 2nd Earl Arran [29]

Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus [56]

Brian Leyton killed

England

Ralph Eure killed

24 Apr 1545 St Andrew's Church: Christening of Henry Wriothesley

Mary I Queen England and Ireland [29] godmother

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [54] godfather

Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk [61] godfather

Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton [0] christened

19 Jul 1545 Solent: Sinking of the Mary Rose

George Carew [41] died

28 Jan 1547 Whitehall Palace: Death of Henry VIII

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [56] died

16 Feb 1547 Quire: Funeral of King Henry VIII

Henry VIII King England and Ireland [56] buried

John Gage Lord Chamberlain [68] attended

Henry VIII's Will

Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton [42] executor

Jul 1549 Norfolk: Kett's Rebellion

1547 Edmund 1st Baron Sheffield [26] succeeded at Cathedral Close (Norwich) 1st Baron Sheffield

Thomas Tresham suppressed and received £272, 19.6 for his services

27 Aug 1549 Henry Willoughby [32] killed at Mousehold Heath