Biography of Arthur Tudor Prince Wales

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: /Wales/Families/Tudor[Family_Trees].html#Arthur_Tudor_Prince_Wales_1486-1502

Descendants Family Trees:

Henry VII King England and Ireland

Edward IV King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Son of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 15 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg

Kings Powys: Great x 10 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Great x 12 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 3 Grand Son of Charles V King France

Timeline

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

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

Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was christened at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire. Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 held held the child.His godparents included Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504, William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel 1417-1487, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 and Cecily York Viscountess Welles 1469-1507. Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers 1453-1491 was present.( Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales ).

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

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

Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 27 Feb 1490 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 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 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 was executed at Tower Hill, City of London.Documentation held in Spain apparently describes Catherine of Aragon's 's parents Ferdinand II King Aragon 1452-1516 and Isabella Trastámara Queen Castile 1451-1504 expressing concern that Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick 1475-1499 was a potential claimant to throne, and being reluctant for their daughter to marry Arthur Prince of Wales whilst there was a threat to his accession causing Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 to use Perkin Warbreck's attempted escape with Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick 1475-1499 as a means to an end.

On 14 Nov 1501 Arthur Prince of Wales and Catherine of Aragon were married at St Paul's Cathedral by Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury -1503 assisted by William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 and a further eighteen bishops.
Cecily York Viscountess Welles 1469-1507 bore the train, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 was Chief Answerer. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 and Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 attended.

After 02 Apr 1502 Chantry of Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502. Worcester Cathedral, Worcester, Worcestershire.

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

After 02 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was buried in Worcester Cathedral. 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 Arthur's courser as the Man at Arms, in Arthur's full armour, carrying Arthur's poleaxe, pointed down, through the Nave of Worcester Cathedral to the Altar where he was stripped of Arthur's clothes.

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. George Grey 2nd Earl Kent 1454-1505, George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538, Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent 1481-1524, John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis 1485-1504 and Richard Pole 1462-1504 attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard 1476-1513 and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 carried The Canopy.

Ancestry

Father: /Wales/People/Henry_VII_King_England_and_Ireland_1457-1509.html

GrandFather: /Wales/People/Edmund_Tudor_1st_Earl_Richmond_1430-1456.html

Great GrandFather: /Wales/Families/Tudor[Family_Trees].html#Owen_Tudor_1400-1461

Great Great GrandFather: /Wales/Families/Tudor[Family_Trees].html#Maredudd_Tudor_1360-1406

Great GrandMother: Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England

Great Great GrandFather: Charles "Beloved

Great Great GrandMother: Isabeau Wittelsbach Queen Consort France

GrandMother: /France/People/Margaret_Beaufort_Marchioness_Suffolk_1443-1509.html

Great GrandFather: /France/People/John_Beaufort_1st_Duke_Somerset_1403-1444.html

Great Great GrandFather: /France/People/John_Beaufort_1st_Marquess_Somerset_1st_Marquess_Dorset_1373-1410.html

Great Great GrandMother: /Ireland/Families/Aoife_NI_Diarmait_Macmurrough_Countess_Pembroke_Countess_Buckingham_1145-1188[MFT].html#Margaret_Holland_Duchess_Clarence_1385-1439

Great GrandMother: /England/Families/Beauchamp[PFT].html#Margaret_Beauchamp_Duchess_Somerset_1410-1482

Great Great GrandFather: /England/Families/Beauchamp[PFT].html#Roger_Beauchamp_3rd_Baron_Beauchamp_Bletsoe_1362-1413

Great Great GrandMother: Edith Stourton Baroness Beauchamp Bletsoe

Mother: /France/People/Elizabeth_York_Queen_Consort_England_1466-1503.html

GrandFather: /France/People/Edward_IV_King_England_1442-1483.html

Great GrandFather: /France/People/Richard_3rd_Duke_York_Prince_Wales_1411-1460.html

Great Great GrandFather: /France/People/Richard_York_1st_Earl_Cambridge_1385-1415.html

Great Great GrandMother: /Ireland/Families/Aoife_NI_Diarmait_Macmurrough_Countess_Pembroke_Countess_Buckingham_1145-1188[MFT].html#Anne_Mortimer_Countess_Cambridge_1390-1411

Great GrandMother: /England/People/Cecily_Rose_of_Raby_Neville_Duchess_York_1415-1495.html

Great Great GrandFather: /England/People/Ralph_Neville_1st_Earl_Westmoreland_1364-1425.html

Great Great GrandMother: /France/People/Joan_Beaufort_Countess_Westmoreland_1379-1440.html

GrandMother: /England/People/Elizabeth_Woodville_Queen_Consort_England_1437-1492.html

Great GrandFather: /England/People/Richard_Woodville_1st_Earl_Rivers_1405-1469.html

Great Great GrandFather: /England/Families/Woodville[PFT].html#Richard_Woodville_1385-1441

Great Great GrandMother: /England/Families/Joan_Beauchamp[MFT].html#Joan_Bittelsgate_1390-1448

Great GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford

Great Great GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol

Great Great GrandMother: Margherita Baux