Thomas Parr was born to William Parr and Elizabeth FitzHugh. He was the couple’s second child, his sister Anne had been born around 1474.
Thomas’s brother, William, was born to William Parr and Elizabeth FitzHugh.
Thomas’s brother, John, was born to William Parr and Elizabeth FitzHugh.
1483 (6th July)
Thomas’s father refused to attend the coronation of Richard III
because he felt that he had usurped the throne. Thomas’s mother, however, did attend the event as she had been chosen to serve Queen Anne
It is believed that Thomas was sent to the household of Margaret Beaufort
as part of his education.
Thomas’s father, William Parr died.
, an heiress, aged about 14 years, became Thomas Parr’s ward.
Parr married Maud Green, daughter of Sir Thomas Green of Boughton and Greens Norton.
1508 (8th September)
Thomas’s brother, John, died.
A son was born to Thomas and Maud but he died soon after birth.
Thomas was knighted.
Parr was appointed Sheriff of Northamptonshire.
Parr was appointed Sheriff of Lincolnshire.
Thomas inherited half of the FitzHugh estate when his cousin, Lord FitzHugh died. This made him very wealthy.
A daughter, Katherine
, was born to Thomas and Maud Green.
Thomas’s sister, Anne, died.
1513 (14th August)
A son, William, was born to Thomas and his wife Maud Green.
1513 (25th December)
Thomas’s brother, William, was knighted.
1515 (15th June)
A daughter, Anne, was born to Thomas and his wife Maud Green.
1516 (21st February)
Parr attended the christening of Princess Mary. He held the canopy over the infant princess.
1517 (11th November)
Thomas Parr, died during an outbreak of the plague