BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS HOWARD 2ND DUKE NORFOLK 1443-1524

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Howard

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

In 1443 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 was born to John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (18) and Katherine Moleyns at Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk

On 30 Sep 1472 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (29) and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497 (27) were married

In 1473 Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (30) and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497 (28)

In 1476 Edward Howard 1476-1513 was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (33) and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497 (31)

Around 1478 Edmund Howard 1478-1539 was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (35) and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497 (33)

On 15 Jan 1478 Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- (4) and Anne Mowbray 8th Countess Norfolk 1472-1481 (5) were married at St Stephen's Chapel, Westminster Palace, Westminster. An attractive match for Edward IV's second son since Anne Mowbray had inherited the vast Mowbray inheritance in 1476 when her father John Mowbray 4th Duke Norfolk 1444-1476 died. The ceremony was attended by Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (11) , Mary York 1467-1482 (10) and Cecily York 1469-1507 (8) . The day before Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (35) was knighted In 1483 Parliament changed the succession so Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- (4) would continue to enjoy her inheritance (she died in 1481) effectively dis-inheriting William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (52) (who was subsequently created Earl and Marquess) and John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (53) (who would become an ardent supporter of Richard III following Edward's death. Fourth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

In 1480 Elizabeth Howard 1480-1538 was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (37) and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497 (35)

In 1483 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (40) was appointed 222nd Knight Garter: Richard III

In 1483 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (40) was appointed as Privy Council

On 30 Jun 1483 Edward IV Edward V Richard III 1476-1485. Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) . Westminster. Commission to the king's kinsman John[1] (40) , duke of Norfolk, to execute the office of steward of England at the king's coronation. Foedera. By K.

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (65) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (27) was appointed as Queen Consort England. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (58) was appointed as Lord High Steward. William Brandon 1425-1491 (58) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (33) , Thomas St Leger 1440-1483 (43) , Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1433-1503 (50) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (46) , Elizabeth York 1444-1503 (39) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508 (32) and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485 (59) attended. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 (22) attended as the Kings' Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (66) carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (40) carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (27) carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (40) carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (21) carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 (28) carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire 1470-1499 (13) bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (48) carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (40) held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 (5) carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy. Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1453-1499 (30) was appointed as Knight of the Bath.

On 25 Jul 1483 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (40) was appointed as Lord Admiral of all England, Ireland and Aquitaine. Edward IV Edward V Richard III 1476-1485. Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) . Westminster. Grant for life to the king's kinsman Henry[1] (40) , duke of Norfolk, of the office of admiral of England, Ireland and Aquitaine, with certain specified powers and the accustomed fees. By p.s.

On 22 Aug 1485 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (42) succeeded 13th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 14th Baron Segrave (1C 1295)

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) was killed at Ambion Hill, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire during the Battle of Bosworth. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby 1438-1495 (47) , John Conyers -1490, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525 (17) , William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (59) , Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh 1457-1487 (28) , John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (48) , Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham 1459-1493 (26) , Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor 1435-1496 (50) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (68) , Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland 1456-1499 (29) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (23) , Humphrey Stafford 1426-1486 (59) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (17) fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (42) was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (29) fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth 1459-1526 (26) was captured. John Babington 1423-1485 (62) , William Brandon 1456-1485 (29) , James Harrington 1430-1485 (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (60) , John Sacheverell 1400-1485 (85) , William Alington 1420-1485 (65) , Robert Mortimer 1442-1485 (43) , Robert Brackenbury -1485, Richard Ratclyffe 1430-1485 (55) and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1432-1485 (53) were killed

In 1489 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (46) was restored 1st Earl Surrey (3C 1483)

On 28 Apr 1489 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 (40) was hanged at York, Yorkshire by the rebels when attempting to collect the tax. The King then sent an army of 8000 north led by Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (46) . The rebels dispersed; their leader John à Chambre was hanged for treason. The rebels then chose John Percy 1459- (30) as their leader. His leadership proved less than reliable; he eventually fled to the court of Margaret of Burgundy 1446-1503 (42) (sister of Edward IV and Richard III) who remained sympathetic to the Yorkist cause.

On 17 Aug 1497 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (54) and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545 (20) were married

Around 1499 Catherine Howard 1499- was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (56) and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545 (22)

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502's funeral was held at St Laurence's Church, Ludlow, Shropshire presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln 1460-1514 (42) . George Grey 2nd Earl Kent 1454-1505 (48) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (34) , Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent 1481-1524 (21) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis 1485-1504 (17) and Richard Pole 1462-1504 (40) attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (59) was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard 1476-1513 (26) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (19) carried The Canopy.

On 08 Aug 1503 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (30) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (13) were married at Holyrood Abbey, Holyrood. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (60) and James Hamilton 1st Earl Arran 1475-1529 (28) were present. Fourth Cousin, Fourth Cousin

On 24 Jun 1509 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (17) was crowned VIII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (24) was created Queen Consort England. Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (31) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (32) and Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (66) attended. Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (16) was knighted. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 (48) attended as the Kings's Champion. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (26) was created Knight of the Bath and served as Lord Sewer. .

In 1510 William Howard 1st Baron Howard 1510-1573 was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (67) and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545 (33) at Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey

On 09 Sep 1513 at the Battle of Flodden the English army was commanded by Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (70) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (40) , Edmund Howard 1478-1539 (35) , Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525 (45) , Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle 1462-1524 (51) and Marmaduke Constable 1457-1518 (56) . The English army included: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford 1454-1523 (59) , William Conyers 1st Baron Conyers 1468-1524 (44) , Thomas Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley 1472-1533 (41) and Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape 1468-1530 (45) . Randall Babington -1513, John Bigod 1475-1513 (38) and Thomas Fitzwilliam 1474-1513 (39) were killed. Marmaduke Constable 1480-1545 (33) , William Constable, George Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Aston -1558, Edmund Walsingham 1480-1550 (33) , Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh 1488-1550 (25) and Walter Stonor -1551 was knighted by Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (40) .

In 1514 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (71) arranged Mary Tudor's marriage to Louis XII of France

In 1514 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (71) was appointed as Earl Marshal

On 01 Feb 1514 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (71) was restored 2nd Duke Norfolk (3C 1483). Some documentation describes this as a creation rather than restoration although he is always referred to as 2nd.

On 01 May 1517 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (74) suppressed Evil May Day riots at London, England

On 01 Jul 1522 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (79) was present at Morlaix, Brittany during the Sacking of Morlaix. Giles Hussey 1495- (27) was knighted by Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (79) .

On 21 May 1524 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (81) died at Framlingham Castle, Framlingham, Suffolk

After 21 May 1524 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 was buried at Thetford Priory, Thetford, Norfolk

After 21 May 1524 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 was reburied at Church of St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham, Suffolk

On 16 Jun 1524 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 was appointed as Lord High Treasurer

John Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497

Henry Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497

Charles Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497

Henry Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497

Richard Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497

Muriel Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Elizabeth Tilney 1444-1497

Thomas Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545

Richard Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545

Dorothy Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545

Anne Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545

Elizabeth Howard was born to Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 and Agnes Tilney 1477-1545

ANCESTRY

Father: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485

GrandFather: Robert Howard 1385-1437

1G GrandFather: John Howard 1366-1437

2G GrandFather: Robert Howard 1336-1338

3G GrandFather: John Howard 1276-1331

4G GrandFather: William Howard 1242-1308

3G GrandMother: Joan Cornwall

4G GrandFather: Richard Cornwall 1252-1296

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzalan 1267-1316

2G GrandMother: Margaret Scales

3G GrandFather: Roger Scales 3rd Baron Scales -1369

4G GrandFather: Roger Scales 2nd Baron Scales -1324

4G GrandMother: Egeline or Eleanor Courtenay

3G GrandMother: Catherine Ufford 1317-

4G GrandFather: Robert Ufford 1st Earl Suffolk 1298-1369

4G GrandMother: Margaret Norwich

1G GrandMother: Alice Tendring

GrandMother: Margaret Mowbray 1388-1459

1G GrandFather: Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399

2G GrandFather: John Mowbray 4th Baron Mowbray, 5th Baron Segrave 1340-1368

3G GrandFather: John Mowbray 3rd Baron Mowbray 1310-1361

4G GrandFather: John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray 1286-1322

4G GrandMother: Aline Brewes

3G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet 1312-1349

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Segrave 5th Baroness Segrave

3G GrandFather: John Segrave 4th Baron Segrave 1315-1353

4G GrandFather: Stephen Segrave 3rd Baron Segrave 1285-1325

3G GrandMother: Margaret Plantagenet 2nd Countess Norfolk -1399

4G GrandFather: Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk 1300-1338

4G GrandMother: Alice Hales -1330

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzalan 1366-1425

2G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376

4G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326

4G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1372

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bohun 1350-1385

3G GrandFather: William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton 1309-1361

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex 1276-1322

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Plantagenet 1282-1316

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere 1313-1356

4G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322

4G GrandMother: Margaret Clare 1287-1333

Mother: Katherine Moleyns