Biography of Edward V King England
Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet
Descendants Family Trees:
Edward III King England
Edward IV King England
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
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.
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