BIOGRAPHY OF MARGARET BEAUFORT 1443-1509

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

Descent French Royalty: 5G Granddaughter Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

On 31 May 1443 Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 was born to John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1403-1444 (40) and Margaret Beauchamp 1410-1482 (33) at Bletsoe Castle, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire

On 15 Dec 1449 Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (6) by marriage 1st Earl Richmond (7C 1452)

On 07 Feb 1450 John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (7) and Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (6) were marriedFifth Cousin

On Feb 1453 John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (10) escorted Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (9)

On 01 Nov 1455 Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond 1430-1456 (25) and Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (12) were married at Bletsoe Castle, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire

On 28 Jan 1457 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 was born to Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond 1430-1456 and Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (13) at Pembroke Castle, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire. His father had died of the plague the year before leaving Margaret a widow, pregnant, aged twelve.

Around 12 Jun 1472 Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (37) and Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (29) were married

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (65) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (27) was appointed as Queen Consort England. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (58) was appointed as Lord High Steward. William Brandon 1425-1491 (58) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (33) , Thomas St Leger 1440-1483 (43) , Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1433-1503 (50) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (46) , Elizabeth York 1444-1503 (39) , Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508 (32) and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485 (59) attended. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 (22) attended as the Kings' Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (66) carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (40) carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (27) carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (40) carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (21) carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 (28) carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire 1470-1499 (13) bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (48) carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (40) held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 (5) carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy. Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1453-1499 (30) was appointed as Knight of the Bath.

On 27 Oct 1485 Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (42) by marriage 1st Earl Derby (3C 1485)

On 30 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) was crowned VII King England and Ireland: Tudor by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (67) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (42) , his mother, attended. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 (24) attended as the Kings' Champion. Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) carried the Sword of State. John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) carried the King's train.

In 1505 Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (61) founded at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

On 29 Jun 1509 Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (66) died at Deanery, Westminster Abbey, Westminster

Around 29 Jun 1509 Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (66) was buried at Henry VII Chapel, Chapels, Westminster Abbey, Westminster

Around 1510. Meynart Weywyck 1499-1525 (10) . Portrait of Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 in the Masters Lodge, St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire. Commissioned by John Fisher Bishop Rochester 1469-1535 (40) .

ANCESTRY

Father: John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1403-1444

GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410

1G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399

2G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377

3G GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

4G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England 1241-1290

3G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358

4G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

4G GrandMother: Joan Blois I Queen Navarre 1273-1305

2G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369

3G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337

4G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland 1247-1304

4G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg 1252-1311

3G GrandMother: Joan Valois 1294-1342

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois 1270-1325

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet 1273-1299

1G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

2G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380

GrandMother: Margaret Holland 1385-1439

1G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397

2G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360

3G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland 1283-1328

4G GrandFather: Robert de Holand of Upholland

3G GrandMother: Maud Zouche

4G GrandFather: Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby 1267-1314

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Segrave

2G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385

3G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330

4G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

4G GrandMother: Margaret Capet 1279-1318

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baroness Wake Liddell 1300-1349

4G GrandFather: John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell 1268-1300

4G GrandMother: Joan Fiennes -1309

1G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416

2G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376

3G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel 1267-1302

4G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

4G GrandFather: William Warenne -1286

4G GrandMother: Joan Vere

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1372

3G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345

4G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster 1245-1296

4G GrandMother: Blanche Capet 1248-1302

3G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322

4G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth 1250-1283

4G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp 1263-1306

Mother: Margaret Beauchamp 1410-1482

GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1362-1413

1G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1361-1406

2G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1305-1380

3G GrandFather: Walter Beauchamp 1243-1303

4G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 1215-1268

4G GrandMother: Isabel Maudit

3G GrandMother: Alice Tosny 1238-

4G GrandFather: Ralph Tosny VI Lord Flamstead 1190-1239

4G GrandMother: Petronilla Lacy 1201-

2G GrandMother: Sibyl Pateshull

1G GrandMother: Joanne Clopton 1338-1382

2G GrandFather: William Clopton 1336-1377

3G GrandFather: Walter Clopton 1298-1298

2G GrandMother: Ivetta Grey 1340-1372

3G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1280-1344

4G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1266-1310

3G GrandMother: Agnes Bayles

GrandMother: Edith Stourton 1390-

1G GrandFather: John Stourton

1G GrandMother: Jane Basset 1368-1394

2G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 3rd Baron Basset Drayton 1335-1390

3G GrandFather: Ralph Basset -1355

4G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 2nd Baron Basset Drayton 1278-1343

4G GrandMother: Hawise Grey

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1270-

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick 1313-1386

4G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny 1284-1347

3G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer 1314-1369

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Geneville 1286-1356