BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM FITZWILLIAM 1ST EARL SOUTHAMPTON 1490-1542

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 7G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

Around 1490 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 was born to Thomas Fitzwilliam -1492 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 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

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

In 1537 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (47) was created 1st 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 William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (52) died at Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Fitzwilliam -1492

Mother: Lucy Neville 1468-1534 (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

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

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374 (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440 (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

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

1G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462 (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Margaret Monthermer 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395 (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Francis

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1386-1413 (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: Isabel Ingaldsthorpe 1441-1476 (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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 (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Agnes Wrothe

2G GrandMother: Joyce Charleton 1404-1446 (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton 1370-1421 (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Charleton 3rd Baron Cherleton 1336-1374 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Stafford 1344-1397 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1370-1405 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397 (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)