BIOGRAPHY OF ARTHUR TUDOR PRINCE WALES 1486-1502

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Tudor

Descent English Royalty: Son Henry VII King England and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 2G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

EVENTS

On 20 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (29) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (20) at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire

On 20 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was created as Duke Cornwall

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was christened at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire. Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville 1415-1495 (71) held held the child. His godparents included Thomas King Mann 1435-1504 (51) , William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel 1417-1487 (68) , John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (44) , Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (36) , Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (49) and Cecily York 1469-1507 (17) . Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers 1453-1491 (33) was present. (Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales).

On 29 Nov 1489 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (3) was appointed as Knight of the Bath

On 29 Nov 1489 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (3) was created as Earl Chester (7C 1489)

On 27 Feb 1490 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (3) was appointed as Prince Wales at Westminster Palace, Westminster during the Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 08 May 1491 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (4) was appointed 240th Knight Garter: Henry VII at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire

On 28 Nov 1499 Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick 1475-1499 (24) was executed at Tower Hill, City of London. Documentation held in Spain apparently describes Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (14) 's parents Ferdinand II King Aragon 1452-1516 (47) and Isabella Trastámara Queen Castile 1451-1504 (48) expressing concern that Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick 1475-1499 (24) was a potential claimant to throne, and being reluctant for their daughter Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (14) to marry Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (13) whilst their was a threat to Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (13) 's accession causing Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (42) to use Perkin Warbreck 1474-1499's attempted escape with Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick 1475-1499 (24) as a means to an end.

On 14 Nov 1501 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (15) and Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (16) were married at St Paul's Cathedral, Castle Baynard, City of London by Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury -1503 assisted by William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 (51) and a further eighteen bishops. Cecily York 1469-1507 (32) bore the train, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (24) was Chief Answerer. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (18) and Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (23) attended. Fourth Cousin Once Removed

On 02 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (15) died at Ludlow Castle, Ludlow, Shropshire.

After 02 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was buried at Worcester Cathedral, Worcester, Worcestershire. William Smyth Bishop Lincoln 1460-1514 presided. George Grey 2nd Earl Kent 1454-1505 and George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 received Arthur's Coat of Arms, Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent 1481-1524 received Arthur's shield, John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis 1485-1504 received Arthur's sword, pommel forwards. Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1478-1521 carried Prince Arthur's banner. Gerald Fitzgerald 9th Earl Kildare 1487-1534 rode as the Man at Arms, Arthur's courser, in Arthur's full armour, carrying Arthur's poleaxe, pointed down, through the Nave of Worcester to the Altar where he was stripped of Arthur's clothes.

After 02 Apr 1502. Chantry of Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502.

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502's funeral was held at St Laurence's Church, Ludlow, Shropshire presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln 1460-1514 (42) . George Grey 2nd Earl Kent 1454-1505 (48) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (34) , Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent 1481-1524 (21) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis 1485-1504 (17) and Richard Pole 1462-1504 (40) attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (59) was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard 1476-1513 (26) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (19) carried The Canopy.

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond 1430-1456 (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Owen Tudor 1400-1461

2G GrandFather: Maredudd Tudor 1360-1406

3G GrandFather: Tudur ap Goronwy Tudor -1367

4G GrandFather: Goronwy ap Tudur Hen Tudor -1331

4G GrandMother: Gwerfyl verch Madog Hendwr 1285-

3G GrandMother: Marged verch Tomos Unknown

1G GrandMother: Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England 1401-1437 (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422 (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Charles V King France 1338-1380 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John "The Good" II King France 1319-1364 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Bonne Luxembourg 1315-1349 (7G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joanna Bourbon 1338-1378 (3G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Peter Bourbon Duke Bourbon 1311-1356 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Valois 1313-1383 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach 1370-1435 (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Stephen "Magnificient, Fop" Wittelsbach III Duke Bavaria 1337-1413 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Stephen Wittelsbach II Duke Bavaria 1319-1375 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Elisabeth Barcelona 1310-1349 (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Taddea Visconti

4G GrandFather: Bernabò Visconti

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Scala

GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509 (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1403-1444 (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (Grandson 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

2G GrandMother: Margaret Holland 1385-1439 (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)

1G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp 1410-1482 (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1362-1413 (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1361-1406 (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1305-1380 (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Sibyl Pateshull

3G GrandMother: Joanne Clopton

2G GrandMother: Edith Stourton 1390- (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John Stourton

3G GrandMother: Jane Basset 1368-1394 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 3rd Baron Basset Drayton 1335-1390 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

Mother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (Daughter Edward IV King England)

GrandFather: Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460 (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 (Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (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: Isabella of Castile 1355-1392 (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile 1334-1369 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maria Padilla 1344-1361

2G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer 1390-1411 (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster 1374-1398 (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster 1352-1381 (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382 (Granddaughter Edward III 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)

1G GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville 1415-1495 (1G Granddaughter 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

GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

2G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke 1385-1441

3G GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

2G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

3G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: John Beauchamp 1330-1396

1G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg 1415-1472 (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny 1340-1371 (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon 1335-1373 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

2G GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

3G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430 (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran