BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS ROTHERHAM ARCHBISHOP YORK 1423-1500

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On 24 Aug 1423 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 was born at Rotherham, Yorkshire

Around 1435 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (11) educated Eton College

Around 1439 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (15) educated King's College

In 1467 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (43) was appointed as Lord Privy Seal

In 1468 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (44) was appointed as Bishop Rochester

In 1472 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (48) was appointed as Bishop Lincoln

In 1475 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (51) was appointed as Lord Chancellor

On 29 Aug 1475 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (33) received a pension of 50,000 crowns per year as a result of having signed the Treaty of Picquigny; in effect a non-aggression pact. Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (57) arbitrated on behalf of Edward. William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483 (44) received a pension of 2000 crowns per year. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (50) and Thomas Montgomery -1495 1200 each, Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (52) 1000, Cardinal John Morton 1420-1500 (55) 600. Richard III King England 1452-1485 (22) opposed the Treaty considering it dishonourable.

In 1480 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (56) was appointed as Archbishop York

On 20 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 was buried at Altar, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire during the Funeral of Edward IV. Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (59) celebrated the mass. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (58) attended. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (21) was chief mourner. John Savage 1444-1544 (39) and Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle 1462-1524 (21) were pall-bearers.

On 13 May 1483 John Russell Bishop Rochester, Bishop Lincoln -1494 was appointed as Lord Chancellor. He replaced Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (59) .

On 13 Jun 1483 William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483 (52) was beheaded having been accused of treasonable conspiracy with the Queen at the earlier Council Meeting convened by Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) and attended by Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 (28) at Tower Green, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London. Cardinal John Morton 1420-1500 (63) and Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (59) were arrested.

Around 15 Jul 1483 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (59) was released

On 29 May 1500 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (76) died of plague at Cawood, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire

In 1506 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 was buried at York Minster, York, Yorkshire