Biography of William Dudley Bishop Durham

Timeline

In 1425 William Dudley Bishop Durham was born to John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley and Elizabeth Berkeley Baroness Cherleton, Baroness Dudley at Dudley Castle.

In 1471 William Dudley Bishop Durham was appointed as Dean Windsor.

On 31 Jul 1476 William Dudley Bishop Durham was appointed as Bishop Durham.

On 29 Nov 1483 William Dudley Bishop Durham died.

After 29 Nov 1483 William Dudley Bishop Durham was buried at Westminster Abbey.

On 17 Apr 1483, the coffin of Edward IV was carried to Westminster Abbey by Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle, John Savage, Thomas Wortley, Thomas Molyneux, probably John Welles 1st Viscount Welles who had married Edward's daughter Cecily), John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne, Walter Hungerford, Guy Wolston, John Sapcote, Thomas Tyrrell, John Risley, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland, John Norreys, Louis de Bretelles and John Comyn 4th Lord Baddenoch.
Those in the procession included:
Thomas St Leger, widow of Edward's sister Anne
William Parr
John Astley
William Stonor
Henry Ferrers
James Radclyffe
George Browne
Gilbert Debenham
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk walked in front of the coffin with Edward's personal arms.
John Marlow Abbot Bermondsey followed by:
Thomas Kempe Bishop London
John Hales Bishop Coventry and Lichfield (Bishop of Chester?)
Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells
Edward Story Bishop Chichester
Richard Bell Bishop Carlisle
James Goldwell Bishop Norwich
William Dudley Bishop Durham
John Russell Bishop Rochester, Bishop Lincoln
Cardinal John Morton (as Bishop Ely)
Edmund Audley Bishop Rochester, Bishop Hereford, Bishop Salisbury (as Bishop Rochester)
Peter Courtenay Bishop Exeter, Bishop Winchester, and
Lionel Woodville Bishop Salisbury
Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York brought up the rear.
Cardinal Thomas Bourchier, then Archbishop of Canterbury, took no part due to infirmity.
John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln ; the King's nephew,
William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings
Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset
William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (some sources say Earl of Huntingindon?)
William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby
Richard Fiennes 7th Baron Dacre Gilsland
John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley
George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny
John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet
Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley
Edward Grey 1st Viscount Lisle
Henry Lovell 9th Baron Marshal, 8th Baron Morley
Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers
John Brooke 7th Baron Cobham
Richard Hastings Baron Willoughby Eresby
John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby
Thomas Bourchier
Thomas Bourchier.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Sutton including Dudley

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Bleddyn ap Cynfyn King Gwynedd, King Powys

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

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

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of John "Lackland" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 11 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley Great x 10 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

GrandFather: John Sutton 4th Baron Sutton Dudley

Great GrandFather: John Sutton 3rd Baron Sutton Dudley

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Sutton 2nd Baron Sutton Dudley

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Sutton 1st Baron Sutton Dudley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Charleton Baroness Sutton Dudley

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Clinton Baroness Sutton Dudley

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Clinton 3rd Baron Clinton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Limbury Baroness Clinton

Great GrandMother: Joan Unknown Baroness Sutton Dudley

GrandMother: Constance Blount Baroness Sutton Dudley Great x 9 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Walter Blount Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Blount

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Blount

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joanna Sodington

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Somerset Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret St John Baroness Beauchamp Somerset Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandMother: Sancha Toledo

Great x 2 GrandFather: Diego Gómez Toledo

Mother: Elizabeth Berkeley Baroness Cherleton, Baroness Dudley Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: John Berkeley Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley Great x 2 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley Great Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Ferrers Baroness Berkeley Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eva Zouche

Great x 3 GrandFather: Eudo Zouche

Great x 3 GrandMother: Millicent Cantilupe

Great GrandMother: Katherine Clivedon Baroness Berkeley

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Clivedon

GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne