BIOGRAPHY OF ELIZABETH YORK QUEEN CONSORT ENGLAND 1466-1503

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

Descent English Royalty: Daughter Edward IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Granddaughter Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 11 Feb 1466 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 was born to Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (23) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (29) at Westminster Palace, Westminster

On 27 Mar 1470 George Neville 1st Duke Bedford 1461-1483 (9) was created 1st Duke Bedford (3C 1470) in preparation for his marriage to Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (4) which didn't, in the end, take place.

On 15 Jan 1478 Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- (4) and Anne Mowbray 8th Countess Norfolk 1472-1481 (5) were married at St Stephen's Chapel, Westminster Palace, Westminster. An attractive match for Edward IV's second son since Anne Mowbray had inherited the vast Mowbray inheritance in 1476 when her father John Mowbray 4th Duke Norfolk 1444-1476 died. The ceremony was attended by Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (11) , Mary York 1467-1482 (10) and Cecily York 1469-1507 (8) . The day before Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (35) was knighted In 1483 Parliament changed the succession so Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- (4) would continue to enjoy her inheritance (she died in 1481) effectively dis-inheriting William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (52) (who was subsequently created Earl and Marquess) and John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (53) (who would become an ardent supporter of Richard III following Edward's death. Fourth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

On 25 Dec 1483 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (26) promised to marry Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (17) at Rennes Cathedral

On 30 Mar 1485 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) publicly rebutted rumours in front of the Mayor and citizens of London that he intended to marry his niece Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (19) .

On 18 Jan 1486 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (19) was appointed as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey, Westminster during the Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York

On 18 Jan 1486 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (19) were married at Westminster Abbey, Westminster.

On 20 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (29) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (20) at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire

On 25 Nov 1487 Cecily York 1469-1507 (18) attended her sister Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (21) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

On 25 Nov 1487 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (21) was crowned as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. The ceremony was attended by Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508 (36) , Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire 1470-1499 (17) , Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1453-1499 (34) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508 (36) , Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers 1453-1491 (34) , William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke 1451-1491 (36) and Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (37) who carried the Rod and Dove.

On 28 Nov 1489 Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (32) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (23) at Westminster Palace, Westminster

On 28 Jun 1491 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (34) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (25) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent

On 02 Jul 1492 Elizabeth Tudor 1492-1495 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (35) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (26)

On 18 Mar 1496 Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (39) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (30)

Around 1498 Edward Tudor 1498-1499 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (40) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (31) . He is sometimes confused with his brother Edmund.

On 21 Feb 1499 Edmund Tudor 1st Duke Somerset 1499-1500 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (42) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (33) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent

On 02 May 1502 James Tyrrell 1455-1502 (47) confessed to the murder of the Princes in the Tower at Guildhall, Cheapside, City of London during the Trial of James Tyrrell attended by Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (45) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (36) .

On 02 Feb 1503 Katherine Tudor 1503-1503 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (46) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (36)

On 11 Feb 1503 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (37) died in childbirth at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

After 11 Feb 1503 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 was buried at Henry VII Chapel, Chapels, Westminster Abbey, Westminster

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460 (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 (Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327 (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337 (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois 1294-1342 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile 1355-1392 (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile 1334-1369 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile 1311-1350 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

3G GrandMother: Maria Padilla 1344-1361

4G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla 1st Lord Villagera -1350

4G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa -1356

1G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer 1390-1411 (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster 1374-1398 (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster 1352-1381 (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March 1328-1360 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu 1332-1381

3G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382 (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338-1368 (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster 1332-1363 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1370-1405 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397 (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1372 (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville 1415-1495 (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering 1267-1329 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1270- (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare 1276-1327 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440 (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327 (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337 (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois 1294-1342 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380

Mother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke 1385-1441

2G GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

1G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 1330-1396

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp 1290-1338

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle 1293-1359

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg 1415-1472 (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg 1370-1397 (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny 1340-1371 (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (7G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon 1335-1373 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Jean Chatillon Count Saint-Pol 1292-1344 (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes 1307-1353 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

1G GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430 (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count 1295-1345 (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran