Biography of Edward V King England

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Edward IV King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 18 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 16 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg

Kings Powys: Great x 11 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Son of Edward IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Timeline

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was appointed as Duke Cornwall

Edward V born in Sanctuary

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England in Sanctuary.His father was abroad in Flanders.His Godparents included the Abbot and Prior of Westminster, and Elizabeth St John Baroness Scrope Bolton.

Edward created Prince of Wales

On 26 Jun 1471 Edward V King England was appointed Prince Wales. Thomas Vaughan Master was knighted.

In 1475 Edward V King England was appointed 214th Knight Garter: Edward IV

Before 1483 Richard Haute was tutor to Edward V King England.

On 09 Apr 1483 Edward V King England succeeded V King England: Plantagenet York

Edward V leaves Ludlow

On 23 Apr 1483 Edward V King England left Ludlow with his uncle Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers.

Richard III's Dinner with the Woodvilles

On 30 Apr 1483 Richard III King England met Richard Grey and Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers at Stony Stratford who were accompanying Edward V King England to from Ludlow to London.All three had dinner together.

Arrest of the Woodville Affinity

On 01 May 1483 Richard III King England arrested Richard Grey, Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Thomas Vaughan Master at Stony Stratford. Edward V King England was taken under his uncle Richard's Protection to London.

Around 09 Jun 1483 Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells informed a Council meeting that the coronation of Edward V King England could not proceed since he was illegitimate since his father's marriage to his mother Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England had been bigamous since Edward IV King England had previously married Eleanor Talbot at which Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells presided. The only witness being Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells.

Robert Brackenbury appointed Constable of the Tower of London

On 17 Jul 1483 Robert Brackenbury was appointed Constable Tower of London for life meaning he was in direct care of The Princes in the Tower: Edward V King England and his brother Richard York 1st Duke York.

Disappearance of the Princes in the Tower

Around Aug 1483 Edward V King England and his brother Richard York 1st Duke York disappeared from the Tower of London. Thomas More reports, sometime after the event, that Richard III King England requested Robert Brackenbury undertake the murder of the children.Upon Brackenbury's refusal Richard III King England instructed Robert Brackenbury give the keys to the Tower to James Tyrrell who would then undertake the task.

Ancestry

Father: Edward IV King England

GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales

Great GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

Great Great GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

Great Great GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York

Great GrandMother: Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge

Great Great GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March

Great Great GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March

GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York

Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

Great Great GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

Great Great GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

Great GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland

Great Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster

Great Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Mother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

Great GrandFather: Richard Woodville

Great Great GrandFather: John Woodville

Great GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

Great Great GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford

Great GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol

Great Great GrandFather: John Luxembourg

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

Great GrandMother: Margherita Baux

Great Great GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

Great Great GrandMother: Sueva Orsini