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

Anne Neville 1456 – 1485

Born – 11th June 1456 Died – 16th March 1485 Father – Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (1420 – 1471) Mother – Anne Beauchamp (1426 – 1492) Spouses – m. 1470 – Edward of Westminster (1453 – 1471), m. 1472 – Richard Duke of Gloucester (1452 – 1485) Children – by Richard – Edward of … Read more

Henry Stafford 1425 – 1471

Born – c1425 Died – 4th October 1471 Father – Humphrey Stafford Duke of Buckingham (1402 – 1460) Mother – Anne Neville (1414 – 1480) Spouse – m. 1458 – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Children – None Known to History – Son of Duke of Buckingham, husband of Margaret Beaufort 1425 (around) Henry Stafford … Read more

Richard 3rd Duke of York 1411 – 1460

Born – 22nd September 1411 Died – 30th December 1460 Father – Richard of Conisburgh, Earl of Cambridge (1385 – 1415) Mother – Anne Mortimer (1388 – 1411) Spouse – m. 1429 – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Children – Anne (1439 – 1476), Henry (b. 1441), King Edward IV (1442 – 1483), Edmund (1443 … Read more

Thomas Howard 3rd Duke of Norfolk 1473 – 1554

Born – 1473 Died – 25th August 1554 Father – Thomas Howard 2nd Duke of Norfolk (1443 – 1524) Mother – Elizabeth Tilney (1445 – 1497) Spouses – m. 1495 – Anne of York (1475 – 1511), m. 1513 – Elizabeth Stafford Children – by Anne of York – Thomas (1496 – 1508); by Elizabeth … Read more

Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York 1473 – 1483

Born – 17th August 1473 Died – not known – last seen alive August 1483 Father – King Edward IV (1442 – 1483) Mother – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Siblings – King Edward V (1470 – c1483), Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503), Mary (1467 – 1482), Cecily (1469 – 1507), Margaret (1472), Anne … Read more

George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence 1449 – 1478

Born – 21st October 1449 Died – 18th February 1478 – Executed Father – Richard Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Mother – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Spouse – m. 1469 – Isabel Neville (1451 – 1476) Children – Margaret Pole (1473 – 1541), Edward Plantagenet (1475 – 1499) Known to History – Brother … Read more

Edmund Tudor 1430 – 1456

Born – 1430 Died – 3rd November 1456 Father – Owen Tudor (1400 – 1461) Mother – Catherine of Valois (1401 – 1437) Spouse – m. 1455 – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Children – King Henry VII (1457 – 1509) 1430 (during) Edmund Tudor, was born to Catherine of Valois and Owen Tudor at … Read more

King Henry VII of England and Wales 1457 – 1509

Born – 28th January 1457 Died – 21st April 1509 Royal House – Tudor Father – Edmund Tudor (1430 – 1456) Mother – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Spouse – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503) Children – Arthur (1496 – 1502), Margaret (1489 – 1541), Henry (1491 – 1547), Elizabeth (1492 – 1495), Mary … Read more

Elizabeth of York 1466 – 1503

Born – 11th February 1466 Died – 11th February 1503 Father – King Edward IV (1442 – 1483) Mother – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Spouse – m. 1486 – King Henry VII (1457 – 1509) Children – Arthur (1486 – 1502), Margaret, Queen of Scotland (1489 – 1541), King Henry VIII (1491 – 1547), … Read more

Margaret Beaufort 1443 – 1509

Born – 31st May 1443 Died – 29th June 1509 Father – John Beaufort (1404 – 1444) Mother – Margaret Beauchamp (c1410 – c1482) Spouses – m. 1450 annul. 1453 – John de la Pole (1442 – 1492); m. 1455 –  Edmund Tudor (1430 – 1456); m. 1458 – Henry Stafford (1425 – 1471); m. … Read more

Elizabeth Woodville 1437 – 1492

Born – October 1437 Died – 8th June 1492 Father – Richard Woodville (1405 – 1469) Mother – Jacquetta of Luxembourg (1415 – 1472) Spouses – m. 1454 – Sir John Grey (1432 – 1461); m. 1464 –  King Edward IV of England (1442 – 1483) Children – by John Grey – Thomas (1455 – … Read more

Wars of the Roses Causes and Events 1265 – 1486

This timeline details the main causes and events of the Wars of the Roses including the origins of the red rose of Lancaster and the white rose of York. CAUSES 1265 (August) Edmund, second son of King Henry III, was created 1st Earl of Lancaster. He chose a red rose as his emblem. Although it … Read more

King Richard III of England 1452 – 1485

Born – 2nd October 1452 Died – 22nd August 1485 Father – Richard Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Mother – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Spouse – m. 1472 – Anne Neville (1456 – 1485) Children – Edward of Middleham (1473 – 1484); illegitimate – John of Gloucester (1468 – 1499), Katherine (b. c1470 … Read more

King Edward IV of England 1442 – 1483

Born – 28th April 1442 Died – 9th April 1483 Father – Richard Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Mother – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Spouse – m. 1464 – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Children – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503), Mary (1467 – 1482), Cecily (1469 – 1507), King Edward V … Read more

Margaret of Anjou 1430 – 1482

Born – 23rd March 1430 Died – 25th August 1482 Father – Rene of Anjou (1409 – 1480) Mother – Isabella of Lorraine (1400 – 1453) Spouse – King Henry VI of England (1421 – 1471) Children – Edward, Prince of Wales (1453 – 1471) Queen Consort of England – 1445 – 1461; 1470 – … Read more

King Henry VI of England 1421 – 1471

Born – 6th December 1421 Died – May 1471 Father – Henry V (1387 – 1422) Mother – Catherine of Valois (1401 – 1437) Spouse – m. 1445 – Margaret of Anjou (1430 – 1482) Children – Edward (1453 – 1471) King of England – 1422 – 1461, 1470 – 1471 Predecessor – Henry V … 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