BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN CHENEY 1ST BARON CHEYNE 1442-1499

EVENTS

Around 1442 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was born to John Cheney at Eastchurch

In 1460 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was appointed as Esquire to the Body: Elizabeth Woodville

On 26 May 1465 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was appointed as Knight of the Bath at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Elizabeth Woodville

In 1479 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was appointed as Master of the Horse

On 07 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland lands at Mill Bay with John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy, John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne, Richard Guildford, John Welles 1st Viscount Welles, Philibert Chandee and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon (Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay) all of whom were knighted.

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy, John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne, Richard Guildford, Walter Hungerford, Thomas King Mann, John Wingfield, Edward Woodville, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon, Rhys Ap Thomas Deheubarth, Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford, William Beaumont, Giles Daubeney, William Stanley, Roger Kynaston, Henry Marney and Philibert Chandee fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys, Gilbert Talbot, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford and John Viii Savage commanded. Robert Poyntz was knighted.

In 1486 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was appointed 229th Knight Garter: Henry VII

In 1486 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was created 1st Baron Cheyne (1C 1486)

On 16 Jun 1487 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 30 May 1499 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne died

After 30 May 1499 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne was buried at Salisbury Cathedral

ANCESTRY

Father: John Cheney

GrandFather: William Cheney

2G GrandFather: Richard Cheney

3G GrandFather: Robert Cheney

4G GrandFather: William Cheney

5G GrandFather: Alexander Cheney

5G GrandMother: Agnes Saye

4G GrandMother: Margaret Shurland

5G GrandFather: Robert Shurland