Biography of Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: /France/Families/Anjou_aka_Plantagenet[Paternal].html#Elizabeth_York_Duchess_Suffolk_1444-1503

Maternal Family Tree: /Low Countries/Families/Katherine_Roet_Duchess_Lancaster_1350-1403[MFT].html#Elizabeth_York_Duchess_Suffolk_1444-1503

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 17 Grand Daughter of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 15 Grand Daughter of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg

Kings Powys: Great x 10 Grand Daughter of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 2 Grand Daughter of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Daughter of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Daughter of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Daughter of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Timeline

On 22 Apr 1444 Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 was born to Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460 and Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 at Rouen

Before Feb 1458 John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 were married. Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 by marriage Marquess Suffolk (1C).

Around 1462 John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

On 23 Mar 1463 Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 by marriage 2nd Duke Suffolk (1C 1448)

On 23 Mar 1463 John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 was restored as 2nd Duke Suffolk (1C 1448). Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 by marriage Duke Suffolk (1C 1448).

Before 1464 Geoffrey Pole 1463-1464 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1466 Edward Pole Archdeacon Richmond 1466-1485 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

Around 1468 Elizabeth Pole Baroness Marshal, Baroness Morley 1468-1489 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 in Wingfield, Suffolk.

In 1471 Edmund Pole 3rd Duke Suffolk 1471-1513 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1472 Dorothy Pole 1472-1472 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1474 Humphrey Pole 1474-1513 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1476 Anne Pole 1476-1495 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1477 Catherine Pole 1477-1513 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1478 William Pole 1478-1539 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

In 1480 Richard Pole 1480-1525 was born to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503

Coronation of Richard III

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England 1452-1485 was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 at Westminster Abbey. Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 by marriage Queen Consort England.See Coronation of Richard III.
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 was appointed as Lord High Steward. William Brandon 1425-1491, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524, Thomas St Leger 1440-1483, Richard Hastings Baron Willoughby Eresby 1433-1503, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492, Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1424-1508 and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485 attended.
Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 attended as the Kings' Champion.
Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire 1470-1499 bore the Queen's Crown.
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504 carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort Marchioness Suffolk 1443-1509 held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy. Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1453-1499 was appointed as Knight of the Bath.
Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 refused to attend the Coronation of Richard III.History doesn't record her reason.

After 1503 Monument to John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 and Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 in St Andrew's Church, Wingfield, Suffolk. Finely made Fluted Period alabaster monument. Both wearing their ducal coronets. He wearing a Leg Garter. His head resting on a great helm with Saracen's Head Crest, feet resting on a Lion.

After Jan 1503 Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 died at Wingfield, Suffolk

Ancestry

Father: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales

GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

Great GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

Great Great GrandFather: Edward III King England

Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

Great GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York

GrandMother: Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge

Mother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York

GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

Great GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

Great GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland

Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster

Great Great GrandFather: Edward III King England

Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster