Biography of Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Woodville

EVENTS

Around 1440 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469 (35) and Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 (25)

In 1446 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (6) was appointed 199th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 15 Jan 1460 Yorkist forces commanded by John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham 1433-1501 (27) and Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (32) raided Sandwich capturing a number of Lancastrian ships. In addition, the Woodville family: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469 (55) , his wife Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 (45) and their son Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (20) were captured.

On 26 May 1465 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (28) was crowned as Queen Consort England by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (47) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (23) attended. John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1442-1499 (23) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (25) and Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers 1453-1491 (12) were appointed Knight of the Bath. .

On 12 Aug 1469 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (29) succeeded 2nd Earl Rivers (1C 1466)

On 29 Jul 1476 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415, Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460 and Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland 1443-1460 were reburied at St Mary and All Saints, Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire in a ceremony attended by Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (34) , George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (26) , Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset 1455-1501 (21) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483 (45) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (36) .

On 23 Apr 1483 Edward V King England 1470- (12) left Ludlow, Shropshire with his uncle Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (43) .

On 30 Apr 1483 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) met Richard Grey 1457-1483 (26) and Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (43) at Stony Stratford, Buckinghamshire who were accompanying Edward V King England 1470- (12) to from Ludlow to London. All three had dinner together.

On 01 May 1483 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) arrested Richard Grey 1457-1483 (26) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (43) and Thomas Vaughan Master 1410-1483 (73) at Stony Stratford, Buckinghamshire. Edward V King England 1470- (12) was taken under his uncle Richard's Protection to London.

On 25 Jun 1483 Richard Grey 1457-1483 (26) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 (43) and Thomas Vaughan Master 1410-1483 (73) were beheaded at Pontefract Castle, Pontefract, South Yorkshire, Yorkshire.

On 14 Aug 1483 Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (27) was appointed Chief Butler of England. Edward IV Edward V Richard III 1476-1485. Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) . Westminster. Grant for life to the king's kinsman Francis Lovell[1] (27) , knight, viscount Lovel, the king's chamberlain, of the office of Chief Butler of England, void by the death of Anthony[2], late earl Rivers, receiving feses of 100l. yearly from the customs and prises of wines and other issues of his office, with all other profits. By p.s.

Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 and Elizabeth Scales Countess Rivers -1473 were married. Elizabeth Scales Countess Rivers -1473 by marriage Earl Rivers (1C 1466). Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 jure uxoris Baron Scales

Margaret Woodville was born to Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers 1440-1483 and Gwenlina Stradling

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1385-1441

1G GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

1G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

1G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

2G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 1330-1396

3G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp 1290-1338

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Beauchamp 1253-1317

3G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle 1293-1359

4G GrandFather: William Lisle

Mother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472

GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433

1G GrandFather: John Luxembourg 1370-1397

2G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny 1340-1371

3G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

4G GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg -1338

3G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre 1322-1346

4G GrandFather: Guy of Dampierre-Richebourg 1292-1345

2G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon 1335-1373

3G GrandFather: Jean Chatillon Count Saint-Pol 1292-1344

4G GrandFather: Guy Chatillon IV Count Saint-Pol 1254-1317

4G GrandMother: Marie Capet 1268-1339

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes 1307-1353

4G GrandFather: Jean Fiennes 1280-1340

4G GrandMother: Isabelle Dampierre -1323

1G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469

1G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

1G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430

2G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count

3G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count 1295-1345

4G GrandFather: Romano Orsini 1268-1327

4G GrandMother: Anastasia Montfort 1274-

3G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

2G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran