BIOGRAPHY OF ARTHUR TUDOR PRINCE WALES 1486-1502

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Tudor

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 (Common Ancestor(s): Edward III King England and Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England)

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

GrandFather: Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond 1430-1456

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

2G GrandFather: Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

3G GrandFather: Charles V King France 1338-1380

4G GrandFather: John "The Good" II King France 1319-1364

4G GrandMother: Bonne Luxembourg 1315-1349

3G GrandMother: Joanna Bourbon 1338-1378

4G GrandFather: Peter Bourbon Duke Bourbon 1311-1356

4G GrandMother: Isabella Valois 1313-1383

2G GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach 1370-1435

3G GrandFather: Stephen "Magnificient, Fop" Wittelsbach III Duke Bavaria 1337-1413

4G GrandFather: Stephen Wittelsbach II Duke Bavaria 1319-1375

4G GrandMother: Elisabeth Barcelona 1310-1349

3G GrandMother: Taddea Visconti

4G GrandFather: Bernabò Visconti

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Scala

GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1443-1509

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

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

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: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

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

2G GrandMother: Margaret Holland 1385-1439

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1372

1G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp 1410-1482

2G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1362-1413

3G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1361-1406

4G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1305-1380

4G GrandMother: Sibyl Pateshull

3G GrandMother: Joanne Clopton

2G GrandMother: Edith Stourton 1390-

3G GrandFather: John Stourton

3G GrandMother: Jane Basset 1368-1394

4G GrandFather: Ralph Basset 3rd Baron Basset Drayton 1335-1390

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

Mother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503

GrandFather: Edward IV King England 1442-1483

1G GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales 1411-1460

2G GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415

3G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369

3G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile 1355-1392

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

4G GrandMother: Maria Padilla 1344-1361

2G GrandMother: Anne Mortimer 1390-1411

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster 1374-1398

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster 1352-1381

4G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1370-1405

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

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416

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

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

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

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley 1304-1374

3G GrandMother: Maud Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

2G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440

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: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

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

GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492

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

2G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433

3G GrandFather: John Luxembourg 1370-1397

4G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny 1340-1371

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon 1335-1373

3G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

2G GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469

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

3G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran