Biography of Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland

Timeline

Around 1492 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland was born to George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley and Anne St Leger Baroness Ros Helmsley.

On 27 Oct 1513 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland succeeded 12th Baron Ros Helmsley.

Before 1523 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley were married. Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley by marriage Baron Ros Helmsley.

Around 1525 Gertrude Manners Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley in Helmsley Castle.

On 24 Apr 1525 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland was appointed 286th Knight Garter: Henry VIII.

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. .

Around 1526 Elizabeth Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley.

On 23 Sep 1526 Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley.

In 1527 Anne Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

In 1527 John Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley.

Around 1530 Frances Manners Baroness Bergavenny was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

Around 1535 Roger Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

Trial of Anne Boleyn

On 15 May 1536 Queen Anne Boleyn tried at the King's Hall in the Tower of London. .
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk was appointed Lord High Steward and presided. Henry Howard attended. Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu was one of the judges. Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester was the principal witness.
The jurors were:
Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk,
Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln,
Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon,
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland,
John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt,
Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland,
Henry Parker 11th Baron Marshal, 10th Baron Morley,
Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby,
Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle,
John Vere 15th Earl Oxford,
Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth,
Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester,
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland,
Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh,
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter,
William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel,
Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel,
Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon,
Edward Powers Lord Powers,
William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne,
Thomas Ware,
Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor, and
George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham.

In 1537 Thomas Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

Funeral of Jane Seymour

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England was buried in the Henry VIII Vault in St George's Chapel in Windsor.
Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland was Chief Mourner.
Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde, Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk, John Gage Lord Chamberlain, Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk, Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk, Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland, Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland, Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex, John Vere 15th Earl Oxford and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter attended. .

On Jul 1539 Catherine Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley.

On 20 Sep 1543 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland died.

After 20 Sep 1543 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church in Bottesford. Garter Robes with his Leg Garter.

Isabel Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Manners

Maternal Family Tree: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 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 4 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

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

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Robert Manners

Great GrandFather: Robert Manners

GrandMother: Eleanor Ros Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley Great x 5 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Ros 8th Baron Ros Helmsley Great x 4 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Ros 6th Baron Ros Helmsley Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Fitzalan Baroness Ros Helmsley Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry III 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

Great GrandMother: Philippa Tiptoft Baroness Ros Helmsley Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft

Great x 3 GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Wrothe

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Mother: Anne St Leger Baroness Ros Helmsley Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Thomas St Leger

Great GrandFather: John St Leger

Great x 2 GrandFather: Arnold St Leger

Great GrandMother: Margery Donet

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Donet

GrandMother: Anne York Duchess Exeter Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster