BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD III KING ENGLAND 1452-1485

EVENTS

On 02 Oct 1452 Richard III King England was born to Richard York 3rd Duke York and Cecily Neville at Fotheringay Castle

In 1461 Richard III King England was created 1st Duke Gloucester (3C 1461)

In 1465 Richard III King England was appointed 198th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 06 Sep 1465 George Neville Archbishop York was enthroned as Archbishop York at Cawood Castle during the George Neville's Enthronement as Archbishop York. Attended by Isabel Neville, Anne Neville Queen Consort England and Richard III King England.

On 14 Apr 1471 Edward IV King England commanded at Barnet during the Battle of Barnet: York supported by George York 1st Duke Clarence, Richard III King England, John Babington, William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (commanded), Ralph Hastings, William Norreys, William Parr, John Savage, Thomas St Leger, John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley, 3rd Baron Tuchet, Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh, Thomas Strickland

On 04 May 1471 Edward IV King England was victorious at the Battle of Tewkesbury: York at Tewkesbury. Richard III King England, Richard Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Powick in Worcestershire, John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk, George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny, John Savage, John Viii Savage, Thomas St Leger, John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley, 3rd Baron Tuchet, Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh fought. William Brandon, George Browne, Ralph Hastings, Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby, James Tyrrell, Roger Kynaston were knighted. William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings commanded.

On 05 May 1471 Humphrey Tuchet was tried by John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk and Richard III King England (as Duke Gloucester) at Market Square

Before 1472 John York was born to Richard III King England

Before 1472 Katherine York was born to Richard III King England

On 12 Jul 1472 Richard III King England and Anne Neville Queen Consort England were married at St Stephen's Chapel during the Marriage of Richard Duke of Gloucester and Anne Neville

On Dec 1473 Edward York Prince Wales was born to Richard III King England and Anne Neville Queen Consort England at Middleham Castle

On 29 Aug 1475 Edward IV King England received a pension of 50,000 crowns per year as a result of having signed the Treaty of Picquigny; in effect a non-agression pact. Cardinal Thomas Bourchier arbitrated on behalf of Edward. William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings received a pension of 2000 crowns per year. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk and Thomas Montgomery 1200 each, Thomas Rotherham 1000, John Morton 600. Richard III King England opposed the Treaty considering it dishonourable.

On 24 Aug 1482 Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle was knighted by Richard III King England at Berwick on Tweed during the Capture of Berwick

On 30 Apr 1483 Richard III King England met Richard Grey and Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers at Stony Stratford. Richard and Anthony were accompanying Edward V King England to from Ludlow to London (Richard III's Dinner with the Woodvilles). All three had dinner together.

On 01 May 1483 Richard III King England arrested Richard Grey, Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Thomas Vaughan at Stony Stratford (Arrest of the Woodville Affinity). Edward V King England was taken under his uncle Richard's Protection to London.

Before 08 May 1483 Richard III King England was appointed as Lord Protector

On 13 Jun 1483 William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings was beheaded having been accused of treasonable conspiracy with the Queen at the earlier Council Meeting convened by Richard III King England and attended by Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham at Tower Green (Execution of Hastings). John Morton and Thomas Rotherham were arrested.

On 22 Jun 1483 Richard III King England usurped III King England: Plantagenet York

On 28 Jun 1483 John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk was created 1st Duke Norfolk (3C 1483) for having supported Richard III King England's claim to the throne.

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 08 Sep 1483 Edward York Prince Wales was created Prince Wales at York Minster (Edward of Middleham created Prince of Wales) at an event attended by Richard III King England, Anne Neville Queen Consort England and Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire. Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick and John York were knighted.

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England was killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers, John Conyers, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland, William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley, Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh, John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton, Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham, Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey, Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent, Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland, John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln, Humphrey Stafford, George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth was captured.

After 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England was buried at Greyfriars Church

On 26 Mar 2015 Richard III King England was reburied at Leicester Cathedral

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard York 3rd Duke York

GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

2G GrandFather: Edmund York 1st Duke York

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois

5G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

2G GrandMother: Isabella Ivrea

3G GrandFather: Peter Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Alfonso Ivrea

5G GrandFather: Ferdinand Ivrea

5G GrandMother: Constance Burgundy

4G GrandMother: Constanza Manuel

3G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

4G GrandFather: Juan García Padilla

5G GrandFather: Garcia Padilla

4G GrandMother: María González Henestrosa

5G GrandFather: Fernán González Henestrosa

GrandMother: Anne Mortimer

2G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere

4G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

5G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury

5G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison

3G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster

4G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

5G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster

5G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

5G GrandMother: Maud Zouche

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales

5G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandMother: Margaret Wake

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey

5G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Alice Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster

5G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Mother: Cecily Neville

GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Robert Neville

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

5G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley

5G GrandFather: James Audley

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan

5G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel

5G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

5G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare

5G GrandFather: Thomas Clare

5G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald

GrandMother: Joan Beaufort

2G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet

5G GrandFather: Philip Capet

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandFather: William Hainault

5G GrandFather: John Hainault

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois

5G GrandMother: Margaret Capet

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles Roet