BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN VERE 13TH EARL OXFORD 1442-1513

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Vere

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

EVENTS

On 08 Sep 1442 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 was born to John Vere 12th Earl Oxford 1408-1462 (34) and Elizabeth Howard 1410-1475 (32)

On 26 Feb 1462 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (19) succeeded 13th Earl Oxford (2C 1141)

On 26 May 1465 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (22) was appointed as Knight of the Bath

In 1468 Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (48) was imprisoned for having taken part in the plots of John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (25) at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On 14 Apr 1471 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (28) commanded at Barnet, Middlesex during the Battle of Barnet supported by George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (21) , Richard III King England 1452-1485 (18) , John Babington 1423-1485 (48) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483 (40) (commanded), Ralph Hastings -1495, William Norreys 1441-1507 (30) , William Parr 1434-1483 (37) , John Savage 1422-1495 (49) , Thomas St Leger 1440-1483 (31) , John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet 1426-1490 (45) , Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh 1431-1496 (40) and Thomas Strickland -1494. The Yorkists William Blount -1471, Humphrey Bourchier 1431-1471 (40) , Humphrey Bourchier 1435-1471 (36) and Thomas Parr -1471 were killed. The Lancastrians Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (43) , John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (40) , William Fiennes 2nd Baron Saye and Sele 1428-1471 (43) and William Tyrrell -1471 were killed. Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (40) commanded the left flank, was badly wounded and left for dead, Henry Stafford 1425-1471 and John Paston 1444-1504 (27) were wounded, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (28) commanded, and John Paston 1442-1479 (29) and William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (33) fought.

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire during the Battle of Bosworth. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy 1450-1485 (35) , John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1442-1499 (43) , Richard Guildford 1450-1506 (35) , Walter Hungerford -1516, Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (50) , John Wingfield -1509, Edward Woodville -1488, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon -1509, Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1449-1525 (36) , Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (53) , William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (47) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508 (34) , William Stanley Lord Chamberlain 1435-1495 (50) , Roger Kynaston 1433-1495 (52) , Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney 1447-1523 (38) , William Brandon 1456-1485 (29) , James Harrington 1430-1485 (55) , John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (60) , John Sacheverell 1400-1485 (85) and Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath -1486 fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys 1441-1507 (44) , Gilbert Talbot 1452-1517 (33) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (42) and John Savage 1444-1544 (41) commanded. Robert Poyntz 1450-1520 (35) was knighted.

On 29 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) processed from Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London to Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Ahead of him marched the heralds and serjeants-at-arms, the Esquire of the Body, the King's Secretary Richard Fox, almoner Christopher Urswick, the mayor of London and the Garter King of Arms. Also ahead of him were Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (50) , John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (23) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) and William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (59) . Following behind were the only two Dukes: Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (53) , created the day before, and John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (43) .

On 30 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) was crowned VII King England and Ireland: Tudor by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (67) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (42) , his mother, attended. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 (24) attended as the Kings' Champion. Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) carried the Sword of State. John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) carried the King's train.

Around 1486 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) was appointed 228th Knight Garter: Henry VII

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was christened at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire. Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville 1415-1495 (71) held held the child. His godparents included Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (51) , William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel 1417-1487 (68) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (44) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (36) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (49) and Cecily York 1469-1507 (17) . Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers 1453-1491 (33) was present. (Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales).

On 16 Jun 1487 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (44) fought during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 21 Nov 1499 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (57) presided at Westminster Hall, Westminster Palace, Westminster during the Trial of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

On 14 Jan 1507 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (64) and Elizabeth Scrope -1537 were married

On 10 Mar 1513 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (70) died at Hedingham Castle, Essex

After 10 Mar 1513 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 was buried at Colne Priory, Essex

John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 and Margaret Neville were marriedFifth Cousin

Katherine Vere was born to John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513

ANCESTRY

Father: John Vere 12th Earl Oxford 1408-1462

GrandFather: Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford 1385-1417

1G GrandFather: Aubrey Vere 10th Earl Oxford 1338-1400

2G GrandFather: John Vere 7th Earl Oxford 1312-1360

3G GrandFather: Alphonse Vere

4G GrandFather: Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford 1240-1296

4G GrandMother: Alice Sandford

3G GrandMother: Jane Foliot

2G GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere 1310-1366

3G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322

4G GrandFather: Gunselin Badlesmere -1301

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzbernard

3G GrandMother: Margaret Clare 1287-1333

4G GrandFather: Thomas Clare 1245-1287

4G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald 1266-1300

1G GrandMother: Alice Fitzwalter

GrandMother: Alice Sergeaux

Mother: Elizabeth Howard 1410-1475

GrandFather: John Howard 1380-1410

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: Margaret Unknown

2G GrandFather: John 5th Lord Plaiz Unknown

GrandMother: Joan Walton 1393-1424

1G GrandFather: John Walton 1372-1391