Biography and Ancestry of Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (1483-1542)

ROBERT RADCLYFFE 1ST EARL SUSSEX

Paternal Family Tree

DESCENT

8Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

EVENTS

c 1483 born

14 Nov 1501 [18] attended at Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon at St Paul's Cathedral Catherine of Aragon

23 Apr 1502 [19] Carried the Canopy at Prince Arthur's Funeral Ludlow at St Laurence's Church

a 23 Jul 1505 [22] married Elizabeth Stafford

03 Nov 1505 [22] succeeded 10th Baron Fitzwalter

23 Jun 1509 [26] created at Coronation of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon at Westminster Abbey Knight of the Bath

24 Jun 1509 [26] served as Lord Sewer at Coronation of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon at Westminster Abbey

1515 [32] attended at Wolsey receives his Cardinal's Hat at Westminster Abbey

Jun 1520 [37] attended at Field of the Cloth of Gold at Balinghem

07 May 1524 [41] appointed 284th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

18 Jul 1525 [42] created 1st Viscount Fitzwalter

08 Dec 1529 [46] created 1st Earl Sussex

03 Jun 1532 [49] appointed Chamberlain of the Exchequer

b 01 Sep 1532 [49] married Margaret Stanley

01 Jun 1533 [50] served as Lord Sewer at Anne Boleyn: Coronation at Westminster Abbey

01 Sep 1537 [54] married Mary Arundell

15 Oct 1537 [54] Carried the Canopy at Christening Edward VI: Carried the Canopy at Chapel Royal

15 Oct 1537 [54] carried a covered basin at Christening Edward VI at Chapel Royal

12 Nov 1537 [54] attended at Funeral of Jane Seymour at St Georges Chapel (Windsor)

03 Jan 1540 [57] attended at Anne of Cleves: Arrival at London at Blackheath

27 Nov 1542 [59] died

CHILDREN

Mother: Elizabeth Stafford (4G GD Edward III)

Henry Radclyffe 2nd Earl Sussex 1507 [Father: 24] [Mother: 28]

Humphrey Radclyffe c 1509 [Father: 26] [Mother: 30]

Mother: Margaret Stanley (5G GD Edward III)

Half Fourth Cousin (Common Ancestor: John 6th Baron Strange Knockin)

George Radclyffe

Jane Radclyffe

Anne Radclyffe

Mother: Mary Arundell (11G GD John I)

Unamed (Died Young) Radclyffe 22 Mar 1538 [Father: 55]

John Radclyffe 31 Dec 1539 [Father: 56]

ANCESTRY

Father: John Radclyffe 9th Baron Fitzwalter (7G GS Edward I)

Grandfather: John Radclyffe (6G GS Edward I)

1G Grandfather: John Radclyffe

1G Grandmother: Katherine Burnell (5G GD Edward I)

2G Grandfather: Edward Burnell (7G GS John I)

3G Grandfather: Hugh 2nd Baron Burnell (6G GS John I)

3G Grandmother: Philippa Pole

2G Grandmother: Eleanor Strange (4G GD Edward I)

3G Grandfather: John 6th Baron Strange Knockin (6G GS John I)

3G Grandmother: Jane Charleton (3G GD Edward I)

Grandmother: Elizabeth 8th Baroness Fitzwalter

Mother: Margaret Whetehill