Biography of John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester

Timeline

On 08 May 1427 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was born to John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft and Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft at Eversden.

In 1440 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester educated at University College.

In 1449 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick were married.

On 16 Jul 1449 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was created 1st Earl Worcester (4C 1449). Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick by marriage Countess Worcester (4C 1449).

Before 1452 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Greyndour Countess Worcester were married. Elizabeth Greyndour Countess Worcester by marriage Countess Worcester (4C 1449).

In 1452 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Lord High Treasurer.

In 1452 John Tiptoft was born to John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Greyndour Countess Worcester.

After 1452 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester were married. Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester by marriage Countess Worcester (4C 1449).

In 1461 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Constable Tower of London.

In 1462 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed 187th Knight Garter: Edward IV.

In 1462 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Lord High Constable.

On 07 Feb 1462 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed Lord High Constable.

Vere Plot to Murder Edward IV

Before 20 Feb 1462 John Vere 12th Earl Oxford, his son Aubrey Vere and Thomas Tuddenham were arrested for treason against King Edward IV. They were subsequently tried by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester.
On 20 Feb 1462 Aubrey Vere was executed at Tower Hill.
On 23 Feb 1462 William Tyrrell, John Montgomery and Thomas Tuddenham were beheaded at Tower Hill.
On 26 Feb 1462 John Vere 12th Earl Oxford hanged at Tower Hill.

In 1463 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Lord High Steward.

In 1464 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Lord Chancellor of Ireland.

In 1466 the Lancastrian Richard Turnstall led the garrison of Harlech Castle in a raid on Wrexham. The rebels captured Holt Castle. John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was sent to suppress the rebellion.

Tournament Bastard of Burgundy

On 23 May 1467 Antoine "Bastard of Burgundy" arrived at Greenwich with a retinue of 400 people to take part in a great Tournament. He was greeted by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester.

On 30 May 1467 George York 1st Duke Clarence and John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester visited Antoine "Bastard of Burgundy" at his lodgings in Chelsea. .

On 05 Jun 1467 the challenger Edward Woodville Lord Scales travelled to London and was conveyed to Ely Palace by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester. .

On 08 Jun 1467 Edward IV King England and John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester went to Whitehall Palace to retrieve the Great Seal from George Neville Archbishop York. Considered as a slight against the Neville family to whom Edward IV King England was increasingly distant. .

On 11 Jun 1467 the fighting on horseback took place witnessed by Edward IV King England. John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester ws Master of Ceremonies accompanied by John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk. The day ended with the Bastard's horse having being accidentally fatally injured by Lord Scales' saddle. .

On 14 Jun 1467 the Tournament ended with a great banquet attended by Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at the Grocer's Hall. John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel were present. .

Skirmish of Southampton

Before 10 May 1468 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester sat in judgement on the Earl of Warwick's men who had attempted to steal the ship Trinity for the Earl of Warwick. In addition to the usual punishment of hanging, drawing and quartering Tiptoft also subjected the men's corpses to being impaled, perhaps unique in English punishments, but usual for pirates in Europe. His actions were described as cruel and unmerited by the common people and resulted in Tiptoft being known as 'Butcher'. .

Meeting at Salisbury

On 10 May 1468 Edward IV King England, his brother Richard III King England, John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet met in the Chapter House. .

In 1468 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Lord High Treasurer.

In 1468 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was appointed as Lord Deputy of Ireland.

Around 1470 Edward Tiptoft 2nd Earl Worcester was born to John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester.

On 18 Oct 1470 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester was beheaded at Tower Green.

Unamed Fitzgerald was murdered by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester.

Unamed Fitzgerald was murdered by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Tiptoft

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 Grand Son of Egbert King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Son of Bleddyn ap Cynfyn King Gwynedd, King Powys

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 9 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 4 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Ancestry

Father: John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft

GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft

Great GrandFather: John Tiptoft 2nd Baron Tibetot

Great x 2 GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft 1st Baron Tibetot

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Tiptoft

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eva Chaworth

Great x 2 GrandMother: Agnes Ros Baroness Tibetot

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Vaux

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Aspall Baroness Tibetot

GrandMother: Agnes Wrothe

Mother: Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: John Charleton 3rd Baron Cherleton Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Charleton 2nd Baron Cherleton

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Charleton 1st Baron Cherleton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Hawise "Lady of Powys" Mathrafal Baroness Cherleton

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Mortimer Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandMother: Joan Stafford Baroness Cherleton, Baroness Talbot Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Basset Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Audley Countess Stafford Great Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holand

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Zouche Baroness Holand Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wake Countess Kent Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Warenne Countess Arundel

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth