BIOGRAPHY OF ELIZABETH WOODVILLE QUEEN CONSORT ENGLAND 1437-1492

EVENTS

Around 1437 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg at Grafton Regis

Around 1454 John Grey and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England were married

In 1455 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset was born to John Grey and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

In 1457 Richard Grey was born to John Grey and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

Around May 1464 Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England were married at Grafton Regis during the Marriage of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville. Jacquetta Luxembourg, Elizabeth's mother, being the only witness.

On 26 May 1465 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England was crowned as Queen Consort England by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Elizabeth Woodville

On 11 Feb 1466 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace

On 11 Aug 1467 Mary York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Windsor Castle

On 20 Mar 1469 Cecily York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace

On 10 Apr 1472 Margaret York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

On 17 Aug 1473 Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace

On 02 Nov 1475 Anne York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace

On Mar 1477 George York 1st Duke Bedford was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Windsor Castle

On 14 Aug 1479 Catherine York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

On 10 Nov 1480 Bridget York was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Eltham Palace

On 09 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England died at Westminster (Death of Edward IV) those present including Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England, William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings, Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset

Around 03 May 1483 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England took sanctuary at Sanctuary with Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk and Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (Elizabeth Woodville takes Sanctuary at Wesminster Abbey).

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Richard III. William Brandon, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Thomas St Leger, Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England, Elizabeth York, Giles Daubeney and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland attended. Robert Dymoke attended as the Kings's Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy.

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was christened at Winchester Cathedral. Cecily Neville held held the child. His godparents included Thomas King Mann, William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England and Cecily York. Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was present. (Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales).

On 08 Jun 1492 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England died at Bermondsey

After 08 Jun 1492 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England was buried at Altar

Anne Grey was born to John Grey and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

2G GrandFather: John Woodville

GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

5G GrandFather: William Lisle

Mother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

5G GrandFather: Waleran Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Châtillon

4G GrandFather: Jean Châtillon

5G GrandFather: Guy Châtillon

5G GrandMother: Marie Capet

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes

5G GrandFather: Jean Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Isabelle Dampierre

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

GrandMother: Margherita Baux

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini

5G GrandFather: Romano Orsini

5G GrandMother: Anastasia Montfort

4G GrandMother: Sueva Del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran