Roman Britain 55 BCE – 410 CE

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the main events in Roman Britain 55B CE – 410 CE Please note: we have chosen to use BCE (Before Common Era) rather than BC (Before Christ) and CE (Common Era) rather than AD (Anno Domini) Contents Julius Caesar’s Invasions Roman Invasion 43 CE Caratacus’ Rebellion Boudicca’s Rebellion … Read more

Margaret of France c1278 – 1318

Born – around 1279 Died – 14th February 1318 Father – Philip III of France (1245 – 1285) Mother – Maria of Brabant (1254 – 1322) Spouse – King Edward I of England (1239 – 1307) Children – Thomas of Brotherton (1300 – 1338), Edmund of Woodstock (1301 – 1330), Eleanor (1306 – 1311) Queen … Read more

William Warham, Archbishop of Canterbury 1450 – 1532

Born – c.1450 Died – 22nd August 1532 Father – Robert Warham (c.1408 – 1487) Mother – Elizabeth (c.1410 – 1487) Spouse – None Children – None Archbishop of Canterbury 1503 – 1532 1450 (around) William Warham was born to Robert Warham of Malshanger and his wife Elizabeth in Oakley, Hampshire. William had a number … Read more

King Henry VIII of England, Wales and Ireland 1491 – 1547

Born – 28th June 1491 Died – 28th January 1547 Father – King Henry VII (1457 – 1509) Mother – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503) Spouses – m. 1509 – Catherine of Aragon (1485 – 1536), m. 1533 – Anne Boleyn (1501 – 1536), m. 1536 – Jane Seymour (1507 – 1537), m. 1540 … Read more

King Henry IV (Bolingbroke) of England 1367 – 1413

Born – 3rd April 1367 Died – 20th March 1413 Father – John of Gaunt (1340 – 1399) Mother – Blanche of Lancaster (1342 – 1368) Spouse – m. 1380 – Mary de Bohun (1368 – 1394); m.1403 – Joan of Navarre (1370 – 1437) Children – by Mary de Bohun – Edward (1382), King … Read more

Empress Matilda (Maud) 1102 – 1167

Born – February 1102 Father – King Henry I of England (1068 – 1135) Mother – Edith (Matilda) of Scotland (1080 – 1118) Spouses – m. 1114 – Henry V of Germany (1086 – 1125); m. 1128 – Geoffrey of Anjou (1113 – 1151) Children – King Henry II (1133 – 1189), Geoffrey (1134 – … Read more

King Aethelstan of England 895 – 939

Born – 895 Died – 27th October 939 Father – Edward the Elder Mother – Ecgwynn Spouse – Unmarried Children – No children King of England – 924 – 939 Predecessor – Edward the Elder – 899 – 924 Successor –Edmund I – 939 – 946 895 (during) King Aethelstan of England, was born to … Read more

Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales 1476 – 1484

Born – December 1476 Died – 9th April 1484 Father – King Richard III (1452 – 1485) Mother – Anne Neville (1456 – 1485) Spouse – not married Children – no children 1476 (Spring) Edward of Middleham was born to Richard Duke of Gloucester, brother of King Edward IV, and Anne Neville at Middleham Castle, … Read more

Aethelflaed Lady of the Mercians 870 – 918

Born – 870 Died – 12th June 918 Father – King Alfred the Great (849 – 899) Mother – Ealhswith of Wessex (852 – 902) Married – Aethelred of Mercia (d. 911) Children – Aelfwynn (b. c.888) 870 (during) Aethelflaed was born, the eldest child of Alfred, later known as Alfred the Great, and his wife Ealhswith … Read more

Edward of Lancaster, Prince of Wales 1453 – 1471

Born – 13th October 1453 Died – 4th May 1471 Father – King Henry VI (1422 – 1471) Mother – Margaret of Anjou (1430 – 1482) Spouse – m.1470 – Anne Neville (1456 – 1485) Children – None Prince of Wales – 1454 – 1471 1453 (13th October) Edward of Lancaster, also known as Edward … Read more

Hillary Rodham Clinton 1947 –

Born – 26th October 1947 Father – Hugh Rodham Mother – Dorothy Rodham Spouse – Bill Clinton Children – Chelsea First Lady of the USA – 1993 – 2001 1947 (26th October) Hillary Rodham Clinton was born Hillary Diane Rodham in Edgewater hospital Chicago to Hugh and Dorothy Rodham. The family lived at 5722 N. … Read more

Archduke Franz Ferdinand 1863 – 1914

Born – 18th December 1863 Died – 28th June 1914 (assassinated) Father – Archduke Karl Ludwig (1833 – 1896) Mother – Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two-Sicilies (1843 – 1871) Spouse – m. 1900 – Sophie Choteck von Chotkova (1868 – 1914) Children – Sophie (1901 – 1990), Maximillian (1902 – 1962), Ernst (1904 – 1954)  … Read more

Richard Woodville, Earl Rivers 1405 – 1469

Born – 1405 Died – 12th August 1469 Father – Richard Woodville (1385 – 1441) Mother – Joan Bittlesgate (1390 – 1448) Spouses – m. 1437 – Jacquetta of Luxembourg (1416 – 1472) Children – Elizabeth (1437 – 1492), Lewis (1438 – 1450), Anne (1439 – 1489), Anthony (1440 – 1483), John (1444 – 1469), Jacquetta … Read more

Richard Neville, Warwick, Kingmaker 1420 – 1471

Born – 22nd November 1428 Died – 14th April 1471 Father – Richard Neville, Earl of Salisbury (1400 – 1460) Mother – Alice Montacute (1407 – 1462) Spouse – m. 1436 – Anne de Beauchamp (1426 – 1492) Children – Isabel Neville (1451 – 1476), Anne Neville (1456 – 1485) Known to History – Warwick … Read more

King Eadwig of England 941 – 959

Born – 941 Died – 1st October 959 Father – King Edmund I (921 – 946) Mother – Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury (c902 – 944) Spouse – Aelfgifu (dates unknown) Children – No children King of England – 955 – 959 Predecessor – Eadred – 946 – 955 Successor –Edgar – 959 – 975 941 (during) … Read more

King Richard I (The Lionheart) of England 1157 – 1199

Born – 8th September 1157 Died – 6th April 1199 Father – King Henry II (1133 – 1189) Mother – Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 – 1204) Spouse – Berengaria of Navarre (1168 – 1230) Children – No children King of England – 1189 – 1199 Predecessor – Henry II – 1154 – 1189 Successor – … Read more

Emma of Normandy 985 – 1052

Born – 985 Died – 6th March 1052 Father – Richard I, Duke of Normandy (932 – 996) Mother – Gunnora (950 – 1031) Spouses – 1. King Aethelred the Unready (966 – 1016), 2. King Canute (995 – 1035) Children – by Aethelred – King Edward the Confessor (1002 – 1066), Godgifu (1004 – … Read more

Eleanor of Aquitaine 1122 – 1204

Born – 1122 Died – 1st April 1204 Father – William X of Aquitaine (1099 – 1137) Mother – Aenor de Chatellerault (1103 – 1130) Spouses – m. 1137 – Louis VII of France, m. 1152 – Henry II of England (1133 – 1189) Children – by Louis VII – Marie (1145 – 1198), Alix … Read more

Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon Queen Mother 1900 – 2002

Born – 4th August 1900 Died – 30th March 2002 Father – Claude Bowes-Lyon (1855 – 1944) Mother – Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck (1862 – 1938) Spouse – m. 1923 – King George VI Children – Queen Elizabeth II (b. 1926), Margaret (1930 – 2002) Queen Consort of the United Kingdom – 1936 – 1952 1900 (4th … Read more

Matilda of Boulogne 1105 – 1152

Born – 1105 Died – 3rd May 1152 Father – Eustace III of Boulogne (1050 – 1125) Mother – Mary of Scotland (1082 – 1116) Spouse – m. 1125 –  King Stephen (1097 – 1154) Children – Baldwin (1126 – 1135), Eustace (1129 – 1153), Matilda (1133 – 1140), Marie – 1136 – 1182), William … Read more

Prince Louis of Cambridge 2018 – Present

Born – 23rd April 2018 Father – Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (b. 1982) Mother – Catherine Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge (b. 1982) Siblings – Prince George (b. 2013), Princess Charlotte (b. 2015)  2018 (23rd April) Prince Louis Arthur Charles was born to Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, nee Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge … Read more

Myles Standish 1584 – 1656

Born – c1584 Died – 3rd October 1656 Father – Unknown Mother – Unknown Spouse – m. 1618 Rose (1601 – 1621); m. 1624 Barbara (d. 1659) Children – Charles (1624 – 1627), Alexander (1626 – 1702), John (b. 1627), Myles (1629 – 1661), Loara (1631 – 1655), Josiah (1633 – 1690), Charles (1635 – … Read more

Edward the Black Prince 1330 – 1376

Born – 15th June 1330 Died – 8th June 1376 Father – King Edward III (1312 – 1377) Mother – Philippa of Hainault (1314 – 1369) Spouse – m. 1361 – Joan of Kent (1327 – 1385) Children – Edward of Angouleme (1364 – 1371), King Richard II (1367 – 1400) Prince of Wales – … Read more

King Richard II of England 1367 – 1400

Born – 6th January 1367 Died – 14th February 1400 Father – Edward the Black Prince (1330 – 1376) Mother – Joan of Kent (1326 – 1385) Spouses – m. 1382 –  Anne of Bohemia (1366 – 1394), m. 1396 – Isabella of Valois (1389 – 1409) Children – No children King of England – … Read more