Biography of Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland

Timeline

In 1517 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford.

Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy, Henry VIII's illegitimate son, was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) at Bridewell Palace by his father Henry VIII.
Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle.
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter was created 1st Marchioness Exeter (1C 1525).
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland was created 1st Countess Rutland (3C 1525).
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland carried the Sword of State. Thomas More read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset, !Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk, William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford attended.
Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Eleanor Brandon were married at Bridewell Palace. .

In 1540 Margaret Clifford Countess Derby was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Eleanor Brandon.

On 22 Apr 1542 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland succeeded 2nd Earl Cumberland, 12th Baron Clifford, 12th Lord Skipton.

On 08 Aug 1558 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland.

In 1559 Francis Clifford 4th Earl Cumberland was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland.

Around Jan 1570 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland was buried.

On Jan 1570 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland died.

Frances Clifford Baroness Wharton was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland.

Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland were married. Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland by marriage Countess Cumberland.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Clifford 7th Baron Clifford Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Percy Countess Westmoreland Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Dacre Baroness Clifford Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Bromflete 1st Baron Vesci

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Bromflete

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret St John

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Holland Duchess York Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

GrandMother: Anne St John Baroness Clifford Great x 9 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: John St John Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Oliver St John

Great x 3 GrandFather: John St John

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Paulet

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Edith Stourton Baroness Beauchamp Bletsoe Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Alice Bradshaigh

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Bradshaigh

Mother: Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings Countess Northumberland Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Poynings Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley Countess Arundel Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Maud Herbert Countess Northumberland Great x 9 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

Great x 3 GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Devereux Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

GrandMother: Katherine Spencer Countess Northumberland Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Robert Spencer

Great GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort Countess Ormonde Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England