Biography of Anne Neville Queen Consort England

Timeline

On 11 Jun 1456 Anne Neville Queen Consort England was born to Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury and Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick.

Around 1460 Anne Neville Queen Consort England spent his childhood at Middleham Castle.

George Neville's Enthronement as Archbishop York

On 06 Sep 1465 George Neville Archbishop York was enthroned as Archbishop York at Cawood Castle during the George Neville's Enthronement as Archbishop York attended by Isabel Neville, Anne Neville Queen Consort England and Richard III King England.

Angers Agreement

On 22 Jul 1470 Warwick the Kingmaker, Henry VI King England, II King France and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England signed the Angers Agreement at Angers Cathedral. The agreement had been brokered by King Louis XI of France. Edward Lancaster Prince Wales and Anne Neville Queen Consort England were formally betrothed as part of the Agreement.

Marriage of Edward of Westminster to Anne Neville

On 13 Dec 1470 Edward Lancaster Prince Wales and Anne Neville Queen Consort England were married at Angers Cathedral, Angers. Anne Neville Queen Consort England was appointed as Princess Wales. .

Marriage of Richard Duke of Gloucester and Anne Neville

On 12 Jul 1472 Richard III King England and Anne Neville Queen Consort England were married at St Stephen's Chapel Anne Neville Queen Consort England by marriage 1st Duke Gloucester (3C 1461). .

On Dec 1473 Edward York Prince Wales was born to Richard III King England and Anne Neville Queen Consort England at Middleham Castle.

Anne Neville declared Legally Dead

In 1474 Parliament declared Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick legally dead (she lived until 1492) so that Edward IV's two younger brothers George and the Richard, who had married Anne Beauchamp's daughters, Isabel and Anne respectively, could enjoy the significant Beauchamp inheritance after her husband Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury had been killed at the Battle of Barnet in 1471. !Some of the inhertance should have been given to George Neville 1st Duke Bedford but he was only thirteen at the time; his father John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu, younger brother of Warwick the Kingmaker, had also been killed at the Battle of Barnet. He, George Neville 1st Duke Bedford, died in 1483 aged twenty-one somewhat conveniently after the death of Edward IV King England and before Richard III King England acceded to the throne. Curiously the Act of Parliament described Richard III King England enjoying the inheritance as long as there were Neville living heirs male. Upon the death of George Neville 1st Duke Bedford the Neville heir male was Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape born 1468 whose wardship was held by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier. .

Coronation of Richard III

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier at Westminster Abbey. Anne Neville Queen Consort England by marriage Queen Consort England. See Coronation of Richard III.
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk was appointed as Lord High Steward. William Brandon, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Thomas St Leger, Richard Hastings Baron Willoughby Eresby, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England, Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland attended.
Robert Dymoke attended as the Kings' Champion.
Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk carried the Sceptre. John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire bore the Queen's Crown.
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy. Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby was appointed as Knight of the Bath.
Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York refused to attend the Coronation of Richard III. History doesn't record her reason.

Edward of Middleham created Prince of Wales

On 08 Sep 1483 Edward York Prince Wales was created Prince Wales, Earl Chester (6C 1483) at York Minster at an event attended by Richard III, Anne Neville Queen Consort England and Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire. Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick and John York were knighted .

On 16 Mar 1485 Anne Neville Queen Consort England died at Westminster Palace. Probably of tuberculosis. The day she died there was an eclipse; a bad omen to some. There were, of course, rumours of foul play. #[Queen Anne Dies].

After 16 Mar 1485 Anne Neville Queen Consort England was buried at Westminster Abbey.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Neville

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 18 Grand Daughter of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 15 Grand Daughter of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

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

Kings England: Great x 3 Grand Daughter of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Daughter of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Kings Duke Aquitaine: Great x 8 Grand Daughter of Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks, Queen Consort England

Ancestry

Father: Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury

GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury

Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

Great Great GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

Great Great Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

Great Great Great GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby

Great Great GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

Great Great Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

Great Great Great GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy

Great GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland

Great Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster

Great Great Great GrandFather: Edward III King England

Great Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

Great Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Great Great Great GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury

Great GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury

Great Great GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury

Great Great Great GrandFather: John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, 3rd Baron Monthermer

Great Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu, 3rd Baroness Monthermer

Great Great GrandMother: Maud Francis Countess Salisbury

Great GrandMother: Eleanor Holland

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

Great Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

Great Great Great GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales

Great Great GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent

Great Great Great GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey

Great Great Great GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey

Mother: Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick

GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick

Great GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick

Great Great Great GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

Great Great Great GrandMother: Alice Tosny Countess Warwick

Great Great GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer Countess Warwick

Great Great Great GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March

Great Great Great GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville

Great GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers Countess Warwick

Great Great GrandFather: William Ferrers 3rd Baron Ferrers Groby

Great Great Great GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 2nd Baron Ferrers Groby

Great Great Great GrandMother: Isabel Verdun Baroness Ferrers Groby

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Umfraville Baroness Ferrers Groby

GrandMother: Isabel Despencer Countess Warwick, Countess Worcester

Great GrandFather: Thomas Despencer 1st Earl Gloucester

Great Great GrandFather: Edward Despencer 1st Baron Despencer, 3rd Baron Burghesh

Great Great Great GrandFather: Edward Despencer

Great Great Great GrandMother: Anne Ferrers

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Burghesh Countess Kildare

Great Great Great GrandFather: Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh

Great Great Great GrandMother: Cecily Weyland Baroness Burghesh

Great GrandMother: Constance York Countess Gloucester

Great Great GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

Great Great Great GrandFather: Edward III King England

Great Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

Great Great GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York

Great Great Great GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile

Great Great Great GrandMother: Maria Padilla