Biography of Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Howard

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 21 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 12 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 13 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

Kings Franks: Great x 12 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Timeline

On 10 Mar 1536 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 and Frances Vere 1517-1577 at Kenninghall Palace, Kenninghall, Norfolk

On 25 Aug 1554 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 succeeded 4th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 3rd Earl Surrey (3C 1483)

In 1556 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Mary Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1514-1557 were married. Mary Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1514-1557 by marriage Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), Earl Surrey (3C 1483).

On 28 Jun 1557 Philip Howard 20th Earl Arundel 1557-1595 was born to Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Mary Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1514-1557 at Strand, Westminster

In 1558 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564 were married. Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564 by marriage Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), Earl Surrey (3C 1483).

Coronation of Elizabeth I

On 15 Jan 1559 Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 was crowned I King England and Ireland: Tudor by Owen Oglethorpe Bishop Carlisle 1507-1559 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster.
Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564 carried the train. Nicholas Heath Archbishop York 1501-1578 censed. Edward Dymoke 1508-1566 attended as the Queen's Champion. Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572, Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford 1500-1560, Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580, Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter 1542-1623 and William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1501-1570 attended.

On Apr 1559 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was appointed 340th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

On Feb 1560 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was appointed as Lords of the Congregation

On 24 Aug 1561 Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk 1561-1626 was born to Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564

In 1562 Margaret Howard 1562-1591 was born to Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564

On 19 Dec 1563 William "Belted" Howard 1563-1640 was born to Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564 at Saffron Walden, Essex

In 1567 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Elizabeth Leyburne Duchess Norfolk 1536-1567 were married. Elizabeth Leyburne Duchess Norfolk 1536-1567 by marriage Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), Earl Surrey (3C 1483).

In 1568 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 attended to hear evidence against Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland 1542-1587 at York, Yorkshire

In 1569 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was imprisoned for planning to marry Mary Queen of Scots

Ridolphi Plot

On 05 Sep 1571 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London during the Ridolphi Plot

Ridolphi Plot

On 16 Jan 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was tried for high treason during the Ridolphi Plot

Around 02 Jun 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

Ridolphi Plot

On 02 Jun 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was executed during the Ridolphi Plot

Elizabeth Howard was born to Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 and Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564

Ancestry

Father: Henry Howard 1516-1547

GrandFather: Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554

Great GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524

Great Great GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485

Great Great GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497

Great Great GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1416-1445

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473

GrandMother: Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558

Great GrandFather: Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521

Great Great GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483

Great Great GrandMother: Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497

Great GrandMother: Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530

Great Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489

Great Great GrandMother: Maud Herbert Countess Northumberland 1458-1485

Mother: Frances Vere 1517-1577

GrandFather: John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540

Great GrandFather: John Vere 1433-1480

Great Great GrandFather: Robert Vere 1410-1461

Great Great GrandMother: Joan Courtenay

Great GrandMother: Alice Colbroke

GrandMother: Elizabeth Trussell Countess Oxford

Great GrandFather: Edward Trussell 1478-1499

Great GrandMother: Margaret Donne 1480-

Great Great GrandFather: John Donne 1430-1505

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings 1450-1508