1486-1487 Henry VII Marries
Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York
On 18 Jan 1486 Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth, Edward IV's eldest daughter were married at Westminster AbbeyWestminster Abbey. .
On 18 Jan 1486 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was appointed as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey during the Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York.
Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales
On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was christened at Winchester Cathedral. Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York held held the child. His godparents included Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby, William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England and Cecily York Viscountess Welles. Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was present. ( Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales ).
Stafford and Lovell Rebellion
Around Apr 1486 the Stafford and Lovell Rebellion was an armed uprising against Henry VII King England and Ireland. With the failure of the plot Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fled to Margaret of Burgundy in Flanders.
On 08 Jul 1486 Humphrey Stafford and Thomas Stafford was executed at Tyburn.
Lambert Simnel Rebellion
In 1487 Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells was imprisoned during the Lambert Simnel Rebellion.
Battle of Stoke Field
On 16 Jun 1487 a Lancastrian army defeated a Yorkist army at the Battle of Stoke Field; considered by many to be the last battle of the Wars of the Roses.
The Lancastrian army of Henry Tudor comprised:
John Vere 13th Earl Oxford
Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford
George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford
John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne
Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape
Edward Norreys wounded
George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster
Thomas Lovell, knighted.
Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney.
The Yorksists John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln, Edward Stanhope, Thomas Fitzgerald and Martin Schwartz were killed. Lambert Simnel fought and was captured. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped.
Coronation of Elizabeth of York
On 25 Nov 1487 Elizabeth of York was crowned as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey. .
Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire, Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers, William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke and Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, who carried the Rod and Dove, attended as did Cecily York Viscountess Welles. [.