BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD WOODVILLE 3RD EARL RIVERS 1453-1491

EVENTS

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

On 26 May 1465 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was appointed as Knight of the Bath during the Coronation of Elizabeth Woodville

On 25 Jun 1483 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers succeeded 3rd Earl Rivers (1C 1466)

On Oct 1483 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was attainted during the Buckingham's Rebellion

On Mar 1485 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was pardoned in exchange for a bond of 1,000 marks and a pledge of good behavior.

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 25 Nov 1487 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was crowned as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey (Coronation of Elizabeth of York). The ceremony was attended by Giles Daubeney,Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire, Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Giles Daubeney, Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers, William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke and Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel who carried the Rod and Dove.

On 06 Mar 1491 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers died

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