BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS CHENEY 1485-1558

EVENTS

Around 1485 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 was born to William Cheney 1423-1487 (62) and Margaret aka Agnes Young

In Feb 1511 on Day 1 of the tournament the Answerers included: William Parr 1st Baron Parr Horton 1483-1547 (28) , Henry Grey 4th Earl Kent 1495-1562 (16) , Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (26) , Richard Blount and Robert Morton.

Before 1515 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 and Frideswide Frowyk -1528 were married

In 1515 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (30) was appointed as Sheriff Kent

On Jun 1520 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (28) hosted Field of the Cloth of Gold at Balinghem. Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (42) carried the Sword of State. John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (45) attended as Henry VIII's chaplain. Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye 1484-1539 (36) , Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1478-1521 (42) , Anthony Poyntz 1480-1533 (40) , William Coffin 1495-1538 (25) , William "Great" Courtenay 1477-1535 (43) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (37) , William Paston 1479-1554 (41) , William Denys 1470-1533 (50) , Richard Cecil 1495-1553 (25) , William Parr 1st Baron Parr Horton 1483-1547 (37) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (22) , John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (40) , Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (31) , Marmaduke Constable 1480-1545 (40) , William Compton 1482-1528 (38) , William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (42) , Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (35) , Henry Willoughby 1451-1528 (69) , John Rodney 1461-1528 (59) , John Marney 2nd Baron Marney 1484-1525 (35) , William Sidney 1482-1554 (38) , John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (20) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (49) , Edmund Walsingham 1480-1550 (40) , Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West 1457-1525 (63) , Robert Willoughby 2nd Baron Willoughby Broke, 10th Baron Latimer 1472-1521 (48) , Anthony Wingfield 1487-1552 (32) and Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham -1529 attended. William Carey 1500-1528 (20) jousted. Margaret Dymoke 1500-1545 (20) attended. William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 (50) organised. Jane Parker 2nd Viscountess Rochford 1505-1542 (15) attended.

In 1526 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (41) was appointed as Justice of the Peace: Kent

In 1536 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (51) was appointed as Warden of the Cinque Ports

In 1539 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (54) was appointed 302nd Knight Garter: Henry VIII

On 24 May 1539 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (54) and Anne Broughton -1562 were married

In 1540 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (55) was appointed as Privy Council

On 31 May 1540 Henry Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1540-1587 was born to Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (55) and Anne Broughton -1562

In 1551 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (66) was appointed as Warden of the Cinque Ports

In 1551 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (66) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Kent

On 16 Dec 1558 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (73) died

On 03 Jan 1559 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 was buried at St Katherine's Chapel, Swale Minster, Swale, Isle of Sheppey, Kent

Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 was appointed as Privy Council

John Cheney -1558 was born to Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 and Frideswide Frowyk -1528

Anne Cheney -1553 was born to Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 and Frideswide Frowyk -1528

Frances Cheney -1561 was born to Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 and Frideswide Frowyk -1528

Katherine Cheney -1549 was born to Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 and Frideswide Frowyk -1528

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cheney 1423-1487

GrandFather: John Cheney 1415-1467

1G GrandFather: William Cheney 1386-1442

2G GrandFather: Richard Cheney 1352-1392

3G GrandFather: Robert Cheney 1304-1362

4G GrandFather: William Cheney 1275-1322

4G GrandMother: Margaret Shurland 1281-1308

Mother: Margaret aka Agnes Young