BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM FITZALAN 18TH EARL ARUNDEL 1476-1544

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward III King England

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

EVENTS

In 1476 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 was born to Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (26) and Margaret Woodville

After 1501 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 and Elizabeth Willoughby -1509 were marriedFifth Cousin

On 15 Feb 1510 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (34) and Anne Percy 1485-1552 (24) were marriedFourth Cousin, Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin, Half Fifth Cousin

On 23 Apr 1512 Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 was born to William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (36) and Anne Percy 1485-1552 (26)

On 25 Oct 1524 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (48) succeeded 18th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 8th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 8th Baron Arundel (1C 1377)

In 1525 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) was appointed 285th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke 1519-1536 (6) was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) during the Knighting of Henry Fitzroy at Bridewell Palace, City of London by his father Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (33) . Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (32) was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525). Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 (47) carried the Sword of State. Thomas More 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (41) , Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (52) , William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.

In 1526 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (50) was appointed as Lord Chamberlain

On 02 May 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (35) was charged with treason and accused of 'despising her marriage and entertaining malice against the King, and following daily her frail and carnal lust'. Elizabeth Browne 1502-1565 (34) was the principal witness. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (52) , Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (24) , Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541 (21) , George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (49) , Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (44) , John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (56) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38) , Henry Parker 11th Baron Marshal, 10th Baron Morley 1476-1556 (60) , Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (26) , Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 (28) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65) , Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth 1501-1551 (35) , Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (40) , Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527, Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh 1488-1550 (48) , Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40) , William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (60) , Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 (24) , Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48) , Edward Powers Lord Powers, William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 (66) , Thomas Ware, Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor 1467-1543 (69) and George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (39) were jurors at King's Hall, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63) was appointed Lord High Steward and presided. Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) attended. Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539 (44) was one of the judges. .

On 15 Oct 1537 Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (48) performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) were Godparents. Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) was knighted. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540 (52) , Philip Boteler 1492-1545 (44) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (57) attended. Mary Scrope 1476-1548 (61) carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried the canopy. Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount 1503-1558 (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe. The future Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (4) carried the Chrisom. Christopher Barker -1550 proclaimed the Prince's titles. .

On 23 Jan 1544 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (68) died

After 23 Jan 1544 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 was buried at Arundel Castle, Arundel, Sussex

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel 1417-1487 (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 13th Earl Arundel 1385-1421 (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 2nd Baron Maltravers, 2nd Baron Arundel 1364-1390 (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 1st Baron Maltravers, 1st Baron Arundel 1348-1379 (2G Grandson 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)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Maltravers 2nd Baroness Maltravers 1345-1405 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Maltravers -1350 (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Gwenllian Unknown

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Despencer -1408 (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Despencer 1st Baron Despencer, 3rd Baron Burghesh 1335-1375 (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Despencer 1310-1342 (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 1299- (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burghesh 3rd Baroness Burghesh 1342-1402 (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh 1328-1369 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Cecily Weyland

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley 1382-1455 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Berkeley 1352-1428 (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley 1296-1361 (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1271-1326 (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eva Zouche 1281-1314

3G GrandMother: Katherine Clivedon 1310-1385

4G GrandFather: John Clivedon 1284-1373

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

GrandMother: Joan Neville 1423-1462 (2G Granddaughter 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)

Mother: Margaret Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke 1385-1441

2G GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

1G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 1330-1396

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp 1290-1338

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle 1293-1359

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg 1415-1472 (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg 1370-1397 (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny 1340-1371 (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (7G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon 1335-1373 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Jean Chatillon Count Saint-Pol 1292-1344 (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes 1307-1353 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

1G GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430 (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count 1295-1345 (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran