BIOGRAPHY OF MARY TUDOR I QUEEN ENGLAND AND IRELAND 1516-1558

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Tudor

Descent French Royalty: 3G Granddaughter Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

EVENTS

On 18 Feb 1516 Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 was born to Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (24) and Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (31) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. Margaret Bourchier 1st Baroness Bryan 1468-1552 (48) was created 1st Baron Bryan.

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. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (48) attended. .

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 was buried at Henry VIII Vault, Quire, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) was Chief Mourner. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) , John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (58) , Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (20) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) , Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (45) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (39) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) attended.

In 1544 Wyatt's Rebellion was a popular uprising against the marriage of Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (27) and Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (16) led by Thomas Wyatt 1521-1554 (23) . . William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 (16) sided with the rebels. John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos 1492-1557 (51) suppressed the rebellion.

On 24 Apr 1545 Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton 1545-1581 was christened at St Andrew's Church, Holborn, Greater London. The godparents were Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (53) , Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (29) and Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (61) .

On 30 Dec 1546 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (55) made his last revision to his will signed using the Dry Stamp that was used increasingly commonly. The will confirmed the succession as Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 (9) , Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (30) and Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (13) . The will appointed sixteen executors: Bromley (16) , Anthony Browne 1500-1548 (46) , Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (57) , Anthony Denny 1501-1549 (45) , John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (42) , William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1501-1570 (45) , Edward Montagu 1485-1557 (61) , Edward North 1st Baron North 1496-1564 (50) , William Paget 1st Baron Paget Beaudasert 1506-1563 (40) , William Paulett 1st Marquess Winchester 1483-1572 (63) , John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (61) , Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (46) , Cuthbert Tunstall Bishop Durham 1474-1559 (72) , Edward Wotton 1489-1551 (57) , Nicholas Wotton 1497-1567 (49) and Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton 1505-1550 (41) .

On 18 Jul 1553 Thomas Tresham -1559 proclaimed as queen Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (37) and accompanied her to London at Northampton, Northamptonshire

On 19 Jul 1553 Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (37) succeeded I King England and Ireland: Tudor

On 24 Jul 1553 Robert Wingfield 1513-1561 (40) hosted Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (37) during her journey to London to claim the throne from Jane "Nine Day Queen" Grey I Queen England and Ireland 1536-1554 (17) at Ipswich, Suffolk

On 01 Oct 1553 Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (37) was crowned I King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon 1527-1556 (26) carried the Sword of State. John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (73) bore the queen's train. Edward Dymoke 1508-1566 (45) attended as the Queen's Champion. James Blount 6th Baron Mountjoy 1533-1582 (20) and Henry Parker 12th Baron Marshal, 11th Baron Morley 1533-1577 (20) were created Knight of the Bath. Thomas Hastings 1515- (38) and John Leigh 1502-1564 (51) were knighted. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (80) and Henry Neville 5th Earl Westmoreland 1525-1563 (28) attended.

In 1554 John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos 1492-1557 (61) was given Sudeley Castle, Sudeley, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire by Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (37) .

In 1554 Hans Eworth 1520-1574 (34) . Portrait of Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (37) .

On 25 Jul 1554 Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (27) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (38) were married at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire. John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (74) bore the queen's train. Magdalene Grey walked in the bridal procession. Third Cousin Twice Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed

Around 1556 Hans Eworth 1520-1574 (36) . Portrait of Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (39) .

On 17 Nov 1558 Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (42) died at St James' Palace, St James', Westminster. William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 (31) was deputed with informing Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (31) .

After 17 Nov 1558 Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 was buried at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547

GrandFather: Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

1G GrandFather: Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond 1430-1456

2G GrandFather: Owen Tudor 1400-1461

3G GrandFather: Maredudd Tudor 1360-1406

4G GrandFather: Tudur ap Goronwy Tudor -1367

4G GrandMother: Marged verch Tomos Unknown

2G GrandMother: Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England 1401-1437

3G GrandFather: Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

4G GrandFather: Charles V King France 1338-1380

4G GrandMother: Joanna Bourbon 1338-1378

3G GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach 1370-1435

4G GrandFather: Stephen "Magnificient, Fop" Wittelsbach III Duke Bavaria 1337-1413

4G GrandMother: Taddea Visconti

1G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509

2G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1403-1444

3G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410

4G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

3G GrandMother: Margaret Holland 1385-1439

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

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416

2G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp 1410-1482

3G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1362-1413

4G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1361-1406

4G GrandMother: Joanne Clopton 1338-1382

3G GrandMother: Edith Stourton 1390-

4G GrandFather: John Stourton

4G GrandMother: Jane Basset 1368-1394

GrandMother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503

1G GrandFather: Edward IV King England 1442-1483

2G GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460

3G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415

4G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402

4G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile 1355-1392

3G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer 1390-1411

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster 1374-1398

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1370-1405

2G GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville 1415-1495

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

4G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388

4G GrandMother: Maud Percy

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440

4G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492

2G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

3G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke 1385-1441

4G GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

3G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

4G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

2G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg 1415-1472

3G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg 1370-1397

4G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

3G GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469

4G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

4G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430

Mother: Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536

GrandFather: Ferdinand II King Aragon 1452-1516

1G GrandFather: John II King Aragon 1398-1479

2G GrandFather: Ferdinand I King Aragon 1380-1416

3G GrandFather: John I King Castile 1358-1390

4G GrandFather: Henry "Fratricide" II King Castile 1334-1379

4G GrandMother: Juana Manuel

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona 1358-1382

4G GrandFather: Peter IV King Aragon 1319-1387

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea 1374-1465

3G GrandFather: Sancho Alfonso Ivrea 1331-

4G GrandFather: Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile 1311-1350

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Guzman

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Burgundy 1354-1381

4G GrandFather: Peter I King Portugal 1320-1367

4G GrandMother: Inês Castro

1G GrandMother: Juana Enríquez 1425-1468

2G GrandFather: Fadrique Enríquez Count Melgar, Count Rueda 1390-1473

3G GrandFather: Alfonso Enríquez Enríquez 1354-1429

4G GrandFather: Fadrique Alfonso Ivrea 1334-1358

3G GrandMother: Juana Mendoza 1360-1431

2G GrandMother: Mariana Fernández 1394-1431

3G GrandFather: Diego Fernández Lord Baena

3G GrandMother: Inés Ayala

GrandMother: Isabella Trastámara Queen Castile 1451-1504

1G GrandFather: John II King Castile 1405-1454

2G GrandFather: Henry III King Castile 1379-1406

3G GrandFather: John I King Castile 1358-1390

4G GrandFather: Henry "Fratricide" II King Castile 1334-1379

4G GrandMother: Juana Manuel

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona 1358-1382

4G GrandFather: Peter IV King Aragon 1319-1387

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona

2G GrandMother: Catherine of Lancaster Queen Castile 1373-1418

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: Constance of Castile 1354-1394

4G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile 1334-1369

4G GrandMother: Maria Padilla 1344-1361

1G GrandMother: Maria Trastámara 1396-1445

2G GrandFather: Ferdinand I King Aragon 1380-1416

3G GrandFather: John I King Castile 1358-1390

4G GrandFather: Henry "Fratricide" II King Castile 1334-1379

4G GrandMother: Juana Manuel

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona 1358-1382

4G GrandFather: Peter IV King Aragon 1319-1387

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Barcelona

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Ivrea 1374-1465

3G GrandFather: Sancho Alfonso Ivrea 1331-

4G GrandFather: Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile 1311-1350

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Guzman

3G GrandMother: Beatrice Burgundy 1354-1381

4G GrandFather: Peter I King Portugal 1320-1367

4G GrandMother: Inês Castro