Biography of William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542

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Around 1490 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 was born to Thomas Fitzwilliam 1448-1492 (41) and Lucy Neville 1468-1534 (22) at Aldwark, North Riding, Yorkshire

Around 1509 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was appointed as Gentleman Usher

Around 1509 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was appointed as King's Cupbearer

On 25 Sep 1513 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (23) was knighted

On Nov 1513 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (23) and Mabel Clifford Countess Southampton were married

In 1525 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (35) was appointed as Treasurer of the Royal Household (Henry VIII)

In 1526 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (36) was appointed 290th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

In 1529 Henry Owen 1500-1535 (29) sold Cowdray House, Cowdray, Midhurst, Sussex to William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (39) .

After 30 Apr 1530 George Tailboys 2nd Baron Tailboys 1523-1540 wardship granted to William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542

In 1533 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) granted William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (43) to inpark 600 acres of meadow, pasture and wood and build fortifications at Cowdray House, Cowdray, Midhurst, Sussex.

In 1537 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (47) was created 1st Earl Southampton (1C 1537). Mabel Clifford Countess Southampton by marriage Earl Southampton (1C 1537)

On 13 Dec 1539 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) arrived at Calais. She was met by George Tailboys 2nd Baron Tailboys 1523-1540 (16) , Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (31) and William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (49) .

In 1540 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (50) was appointed as Lord Privy Seal

On 15 Oct 1542 Anthony Browne 1500-1548 (42) inherited Cowdray House, Cowdray, Midhurst, Sussex when his half-brother William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (52) died.

On 15 Oct 1542 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (52) died at Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Fitzwilliam 1448-1492

GrandFather: Richard Fitzwilliam 1415-1478

1G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzwilliam 1382-1465

2G GrandFather: Edmund Fitzwilliam 1374-1430

3G GrandFather: John Fitzwilliam 1328-1385

4G GrandFather: John Fitzwilliam 1298-1349

Mother: Lucy Neville 1468-1534

GrandFather: John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471

1G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

3G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby 1304-1374

3G GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy

2G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440

3G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

4G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380

1G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462

2G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428

3G GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400

4G GrandFather: John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1390

4G GrandMother: Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu, 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395

3G GrandMother: Maud Francis Countess Salisbury

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1386-1413

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent 1350-1416

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1318-1372

GrandMother: Isabel Ingaldsthorpe 1441-1476

1G GrandFather: Edmund Ingaldsthorpe 1410-1456

2G GrandFather: Thomas Ingaldsthorpe 1380-

3G GrandFather: John Ingaldsthorpe 1361-1420

4G GrandFather: William Ingaldsthorpe 1316-1372

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 1360-1421

4G GrandFather: John Burgh

2G GrandMother: Margaret Pole 1388-1426

3G GrandFather: Walter Pole 1371-1434

4G GrandFather: Edmund Pole 1337-1419

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bradeston 1373-1428

4G GrandFather: Thomas Bradeston 1352-1374

1G GrandMother: Joan Tiptoft 1425-1494

2G GrandFather: John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443

3G GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft -1413

4G GrandFather: John Tiptoft 2nd Baron Tibetot 1313-1367

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Aspall Baroness Tibetot

3G GrandMother: Agnes Wrothe

2G GrandMother: Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446

3G GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton 1370-1421

4G GrandFather: John Charleton 3rd Baron Cherleton 1336-1374

4G GrandMother: Joan Stafford Baroness Cherleton, Baroness Talbot 1344-1397

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster 1370-1405

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent 1350-1416