BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD WOODVILLE 1ST EARL RIVERS 1405-1469

EVENTS

In 1405 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was born to Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke and Joan Bittelsgate at Maidstone

In 1429 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was appointed as Captain

In 1433 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers served at France

On 09 May 1435 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers fought at Gerberoy during the Battle of Gerberoy: England

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

Before 23 Mar 1437 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg were married

Around 1440 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Around 1445 John Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

On 09 May 1448 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was created 1st Baron Rivers (2C 1448)

In 1450 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was appointed 169th Knight Garter: Henry VI

In 1453 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

In 1459 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was appointed as Warden of the Cinque Ports

In 1460 John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham captured Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers at Sandwich

On 15 Jan 1460 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was captured at Sandwich during the Battle of Sandwich

On 29 Mar 1461 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers fought at Towton during the Battle of Towton: Lancaster

Before Mar 1466 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was created 1st Earl Rivers (1C 1466)

On Mar 1466 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was appointed as Lord Treasurer

On 24 Aug 1467 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was appointed as Constable England

On 26 Jul 1469 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was captured at Danes Moor during the Battle of Edgecote Moor: York

On 12 Aug 1469 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers was beheaded at Kenilworth during the Execution of the Woodvilles

After 12 Aug 1469 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers head was displayed at Coventry

Lewis Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Anne Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg at Grafton Regis

Mary Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Jacquetta Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Lionel Woodville Bishop Salisbury was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Martha Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Eleanor Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Margaret Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Edward Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

Catherine Woodville was born to Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta Luxembourg

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

GrandFather: John Woodville

Mother: Joan Bittelsgate

GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

2G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: Robert V Beauchamp

5G GrandMother: Alice Mohun

3G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

4G GrandFather: William Lisle