Biography of Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552

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On 22 Oct 1494 John Seymour 1474-1536 (20) and Margery Wentworth were married

In 1500 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 was born to John Seymour 1474-1536 (26) and Margery Wentworth

In 1527 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (27) and Catherine Filliol 1507-1535 (20) were married

In 1527 John Seymour 1527-1552 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (27) and Catherine Filliol 1507-1535 (20) at Wulf Hall, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire. Paternity was questioned by Edward after it was alleged that Catherine had had an affairwith her father-in-law John Seymour 1474-1536. He and his brother were excluded in 1540 from their paternal and maternal inheritances and all their claims to their father's dignities being postponed to his children by his second wife.

In 1529 Edward Seymour 1529-1593 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (29) and Catherine Filliol 1507-1535 (22) at Wulf Hall, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire. Paternity was questioned by Edward after it was alleged that Catherine had had an affairwith her father-in-law John Seymour 1474-1536. He and his brother were excluded in 1540 from their paternal and maternal inheritances and all their claims to their father's dignities being postponed to his children by his second wife.

Around 1535 Catherine Filliol 1507-1535 (28) died

Before 09 Mar 1535 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (35) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 were married

On 21 Dec 1536 John Seymour 1474-1536 (62) died

On 12 Oct 1537 Edward Seymour 1537-1539 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

Birth and Christening Edward VI

On 15 Oct 1537 the future Edward VI was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal in Hampton Court Palace. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (48) performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) were Godparents.
Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) was knighted. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540, Philip Boteler 1492-1545 (44), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 attended. Mary Scrope 1476-1548 carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 carried the canopy.
Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe. Christopher Barker -1550 proclaimed the Prince's titles. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (48) attended. .
Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) was created 1st Earl Hertford (2C 1537), 1st Viscount Beauchamp.
Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was created as Duke Cornwall, Earl Chester (9C 1537).
Nicholas Carew KG 1496-1539, Francis Bryan, Anthony Browne 1500-1548 and John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (52) surrounded the font.
Henry Knyvet of Charlton Wiltshire 1510-1547, Edward Neville 1471-1538, Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (28), Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) and John Wallop 1490-1551 (47) carried the canopy.

In 1538 Anne Seymour Viscountess Lisle 1538-1588 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (38) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

On 22 May 1539 Edward Seymour 1st Earl Hertford 1539-1621 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (39) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 at Wulf Hall, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire

Around 1540 Henry Seymour 1540-1588 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (40) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 at Wulf Hall, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire

In 1540 Margaret Seymour 1540- was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (40) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

In 1541 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (41) was appointed 306th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

In 1541 Jane Seymour 1541-1561 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (41) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

On May 1544 Nicholas Poyntz 1510-1556 sent by the Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (44) to burn at Kinghorn, Fife

In 1544 Robert Constable 1494-1558 was knighted by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (44) at Butterdean, Coldingham

Capture of Edinburgh

In 1544 Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 was knighted by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (44) at Edinburgh during the Capture of Edinburgh

In 1546 John Thynne 1515-1580 (31) was appointed Steward to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (46). He continued in this role until Seymour's execution in 1552.

Death of Henry VIII

On 30 Dec 1546 Henry VIII (55) made his last revision to his will signed using the Dry Stamp that was used increasingly commonly. The will confirmed the succession as Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 (9), Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (30) and Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (13).
The will appointed sixteen executors: Anthony Browne 1500-1548, Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (57), Anthony Denny 1501-1549, John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (42), William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1501-1570 (45), Edward Montagu 1485-1557, Edward North 1st Baron North 1496-1564, William Paget 1st Baron Paget Beaudasert 1506-1563, William Paulet 1st Marquess Winchester 1483-1572, John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (61), Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (46), Cuthbert Tunstall Bishop Durham 1474-1559 (72), Edward Paternal 1489-1551, Nicholas Paternal 1497-1567 and Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton 1505-1550 (41).

In 1547 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (47) was created 1st Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

Battle of Pinkie Cleugh

On 10 Sep 1547 an English army commanded by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (47) defeated a Scottish army commanded by James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault 1516-1575 and Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus 1489-1557 at the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh at Musselburgh. The English army included John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (43), Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford 1500-1560 (47) and Thomas Wentworth 2nd Baron Wentworth 1525-1584. John Thynne 1515-1580 (32) and Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos -1573 were knighted.
William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-1598 (26) accompanied Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (47).
John Forbes 6th Lord Forbes 1475-1547 was killed
John Thynne 1515-1580 (32) was knighted after the battle.
The Scottish army included John Gordon 11th Earl Sutherland 1525-1567 (22) who commanded the Rearguard and Gilbert Kennedy 3rd Earl Cassilis 1515-1558 (32). John Stewart -1547, Robert Douglas 1505-1547, Malcolm Fleming 3rd Lord Fleming 1494-1547 (53), John Livingston -1547, Thomas Hamilton of Priestfield -1547 and Hugh Montgomerie -1547 were killed. John Hay 4th Lord Hay -1556 was captured but soon released.

In 1548 Edward Seymour 1548-1574 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (48) and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

Edward VI's 16th Birthday

11 Oct 1551 , the day before his fourteenth birthday, King Edward VI (13) celebrated at Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey by rewarding his guardians; it may have been a case of his guardians rewading themselves.
John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (47), leader of the Council, was created 1st Duke Northumberland (1C 1551)
His son Henry Dudley 1517-1568 was knighted.
Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (34) was created 1st Duke Suffolk (3C 1551) for having married King Edward VI's (13) first cousin Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559.
William Paulet 1st Marquess Winchester 1483-1572, Master of the Kings Wards, was created 1st Marquess Winchester. His wife Elizabeth Capell Marchioness Winchester -1558 by marriage Marchioness Winchester.
William Herbert (50), his guardian, was created 1st Earl Pembroke (10C 1551). His wife Anne Parr Countess Pembroke 1515-1552 (36) by marriage Countess Pembroke (10C 1551).
The King's (13) uncle Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (51) attended.

On 16 Oct 1551 the King's uncle Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (51) was arrested for having conspired to commit murder at the banquet. He was acquitted of treason, but convicted of felony for raising a contingent of armed men without a licence. He was executed three months later.

Edward Seymour's Execution

On 22 Jan 1552 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (52) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London. He was buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London. . His nephew King Edward VI (14) noted in his diary . . . "the duke of Somerset had his head cut off upon Tower Hill between eight and nine o'clock in the morning".
On 26 Feb 1552 Thomas Arundell of Wardour Castle 1502-1552 and Michael Stanhope 1507-1552 were beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London for plotting to assassinate John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (48). Both men protested their innocence to the end.
Thomas Arundell of Wardour Castle 1502-1552 was was buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London.

In 1552 Elizabeth Seymour 1552-1602 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587. She was born in the year in which her father was executed.

In 1552 Mary Seymour 1552- was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

1562 News Years Day Gift Giving

On 01 Jan 1562 the New Years Gift Giving was held. Those who gave gifts provide an interesting who's who of the Elizabethan Court soon after Elizabeth I's Coronation. Queen Elizabeth (28) was present since a number are described as "With the Qene her Majestie. ".
For 'dimy' read 'demi' ie half-sovereigns.
Neweeyeur's Gyftes gevon to the Quene her Majestie by those Parsons whose Names hereafter ensue, the first of January, the Yere above wrytten.
By the Lady Margaret Strainge (22), a little round mounte of golde to conteyne a pomaunder in it. With the Qene her Majestie. Note. Lady Margaret Strange married Henry Stanley Lord Strange (30) on 07 Feb 1555. In 1561 he had not succeeded to Earldom of Derby and was known by the courtesy title Lord Strange. She is listed first since she was one of the few remaining direct descendants of Henry VII, being a great-granddaughter by his daughter Mary Tudor. Margaret Clifford (22) was first in line to succeed in 1568 but died in 1596 before Elizabeth I.
Dukes, Marquises and Earls
By the Duke of Norfolke (25), in a purse of purple silke and golde knit, in sundry coynes of golde £20 0s 0d.
By the William Paulet 1st Marquess Winchester 1483-1572, High Threasourer of Englande, in a purse of crymsen satten, in angells £20 0s 0d.
By the Marquis of Northampton (50), in a purse of crymsen silke and gold knit, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Arundell (49), Lord Steward, in a paper, in angels, £30 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Shrewesburye (34), in a red silke purse, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Darbye (52), in a purse of crymsen satten, embraudered with golde, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Pembroke (61), in a purse of black silk and silver knit, in new angells £30 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Bedforde (35), in a purse of black silk and golde knytt, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Rutlande (35), in a purse of red silk and golde knytt, in dimy soveraigns and angells £20 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Huntingdon, in a red silk purse, in angells £15 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Westmerlande (37), in a red silk purse, in dimy soveraigns £10 0s 0d.
By the Earle of Oxforde (46), in a red silk purse, in dimy soveraigns £10 0s 0d.
By the Thomas Percy 7th Earl Northumberland 1528-1572{Earle of Northumberlande}, in a purse of black silke and silver knytt, in angells £10 0s 0d. With the Quene her Highness.
By the Earle of Warwike (32), a smocke wrought with black silk, a peire of slevis, and a partelett wrought with gold, silver, and black silke. Delivered to the Lady Cobham (23).
By the Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague 1528-1592, in a purse of cloth of golde, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d. With her said Majestie.
Bishops. The list of Bishops ends with "With her said Majestie"; unclear whether this refers to all the Bishops listed.
By the Archbusshop of Caunterbury (57), in a red silk purse, in dimy soveraigns £40 0s 0d.
By the Archbusshop of York (61), in soveraigns £30 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Duresme (41), in a purse of crymson silk and gold knytt, in angells £30 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Ely (68), in a red vellat purse, in angells £30 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Wynchester (52), in a purse of crymsen silk and gold knytt and set with pearles, in angells £20 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of London (42), in a red satten purse, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Salisbury (39), in a red satten purse, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Edwin Sandys Archbishop York 1519-1588, in a black vellat purse, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Lyncoln (41), in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Chychester (64), in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Norwich (50), in a blew silk purse £13 6s 8d.
By the Busshop of Hereforde (52), in a green silk purse, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Lychfield and Coventry (48), in a red satten purse, in angells £13 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Rochester (48), in a red purse, in gold £13 6s 8d.
By the Busshop of Saint Davies (55), in a red silk purse, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Bathe, in a purse of red silk, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Exetour, in a blew silk purse, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Peterborowe, in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Busshop of Chester, in a red purse, in angells and soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
Duchesses and Countesses
By the Duchess of Norfolke (22), in a prse of crymsen silk and gold knyt, in angells £20 0s 0d.
By the Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587, in a purse of silver and black silk, in royalls and ducketts £14 0s 0d. Probably the Dowager Duchess of Somerset since her husband Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 had been executed in 1552, and their children disinherited as a result.
By the Frances Vere 1583-1583, in a purse of tawny silk and gold, in dimy soveraignes £5 0s 0d. Dowager since her husband Henry Howard 1516-1547, by courtesy Earl Surrey, had been executed in 1547.
By the Countess of Pembroke (38), in a cherry bag of crymsen satten, in new angells £15 0s 0d.
By the Bridget Hussey Countess Bedford 1526-1601, in a purse of crymsen silk and silver knytt, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Darby, in a purse of crymson sattin embrodred with gold, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Oxford (36), in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £5 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Shrewisbury, Dowager, in a purse of black silk knytt, in dimy soveraignes £12 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Shrewisbury (37), in a red silk purse knytt, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Huntingdon, Dowager (51), in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Huntingdon (24), in a red purse, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Countess of Northumberland (24), in a purse of black silk and silver knytt, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Margaret St John Countess Bedford 1533-1562, in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £13 6s 8d.
Viscountesses
By the Vicountess Hereford, Dowager (41), six hankercheffes edged with gold. Delivered to the said Lady Cobham (23).
By the Magdalen Dacre Viscountess Montague 1538-1608, in a purse of cloth of gold, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
Lordes
By the Lorde Keeper of the Great Seale, Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579, in a purse of silver knytt, in angells £13 6s 8d.
By the Lorde William Howard, Lord Chamberlen (52), in a purse of crymsen silk and gold knytt, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d
By the William Paget 1st Baron Paget Beaudasert 1506-1563, in a greene purse in dimy soveraignes £13 6s 8d.
By the Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585, in gold £10 0s 0d.
By the Richard Rich 1st Baron Rich Leez 1497-1567, in a red satten purse, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the Edward North 1st Baron North 1496-1564, in a purse of purple silk and silver, in dimy soveraignes £20 0s 0d.
By the John Lumley 1st Baron Lumley 1533-1609, in a paper, in angells £20 0s 0d.
By the Edward Hastings 1st Baron Hastings Loughborough 1521-1571, in a red silk purse, in French crowns £13 0s 0d.
By the Henry Stafford 1st Baron Stafford 1501-1563, in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £5 0s 0d.
By the Lorde Windsor (29), in a purse of crymsn silk and gold knytt, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d. With her said Majestie.
By John Grey 1524-1564, a haunce pott of allabaster garnished with silver gilt. Delivered in charge to John Asteley, Esq. Master and Threasourer of her Highnes Jewels and Plate. Lord John Grey assumed to be a courtesy title his father being Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530.
By the Henry Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1534-1613, in a red purse, in gold £10 0s 0d.
By the James Blount 6th Baron Mountjoy 1533-1582, in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d.
By the Edward Neville 7th Baron Bergavenny 1526-1588, in a purse of red silke, in dimy soveraignes £5 0s 0d.
By the Henry Scrope 9th Baron Scrope Bolton 1534-1592, in a purse of blak silk and silver knytt, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Lorde Caree of Hundesdon (35), in a purse of crymsen silk, in double ducketts £13 6s 8d.
By the Lorde Strainge (30), in a purse of red silk and gold, in dimy soveraignes £5 0s 0d. Lord Strange being the courtesy title for the Earldom of Derby. He wouldn't inherit until 1572.
By the John Darcy 2nd Baron Darcy Chiche -1581, in a red purse, in dimy soveraignes, £10 0s 0d.
By the Lorde Shefild (24), in a red silk purse, in gold £10 0s 0d.
By the Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos -1573, in a blak silk purse, in angells £10 0s 0d. With her said Majestie.
Ladyes
By the Lady Howarde (47), in a purse of crymsen silk and knytt, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d. With her said Majestie.
By the Elizabeth "The Fair Geraldine" Fitzgerald Countess Lincoln 1527-1590, a peire of sleevis of gold, pulled out with lawne. Delivered to the said Lady Cobham (23).
By the Lady Pagett, in gold £6 13s 4d.
By the Katherine Howard Baroness Berkeley 1538-1596, Lord Barkeley's wife, in gold £5 0s 0d.
By the Lady Mountejoye (29), in a red silk purse, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Lady Abergavenny, in a red satten purse, in dimy soveraignes £5 0s 0d.
By the Lady Caree of Hundesdon (33), in a blak purse knytt, in angells £10 0s 0d.
By the Margaret Skipwith Baroness Tailboys{Lady Taylboyes}, Sir Peter Carewe's (48) wyfe, in a purse of blak silk and silver, in dimy soveraignes £10 0s 0d. With her said Majestie.
By the Lady Cobham (23), a partelett and a peire of sleeves of sypers wrought with silver and blak silke. Re-delivered to herself.
By the Margaret Fiennes 11th Baroness Dacre Gilsland 1541-1612, a warming ball of gold, per oz. 3 oz. dim. With her said Majestie.
By the Douglas Howard Baroness Sheffield 1542-1608, a paire of sleeves wrought with fringe of blak silk and lozeng of gold. Delivered to the said Lady Cobham.
By the Margaret Howard Baroness Scrope Bolton{Lady Scrope}, in a purse of blak silk and silver, in angells £7 0s 0d. With her said Majestie.
By the Lady Shandowes (37), a peire of sleeves and a partlett of gold and silver knytt, cawle fashion. Delivered to the said Lady Cobham
By the Catherine Carey 1524-1569, a feyne carpett of needleworke, theverende frienged and buttoned with gold and silk. Delivered to John Torneworth, Groom of the Privy Chamber.
By the Lady Butler, in a little white purse, in French crowns £6 0s 0d. With her said Majestie. Unclear as to who Lady Butler refers to.
By the Frances Radclyffe -1602, a peire of sleeves of cameryk, all over sett with purle, and two sweet bags. Delivered to the said Lady Cobham.

On 16 Apr 1587 Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 died

John Constable 1491-1555 was knighted by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552

Catherine Seymour was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 and Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Seymour

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: John Seymour 1474-1536 Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

GrandFather: John Seymour 1450-1491 Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great GrandFather: John Seymour 1425-1463 Great x 11 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Seymour 1400-1464 Great x 10 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Seymour 1370-1420 Great x 9 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Esturney

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabel Williams

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Coker

GrandMother: Elizabeth Darell

Mother: Margery Wentworth Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

GrandFather: Henry Wentworth 5th Baron Despencer 1448-1501 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer 1424-1464 Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Wentworth 1395-1462

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Wentworth 1369-1425

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Dronsfield

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margery Despencer 3rd Baroness Despencer, Baroness Ros Helmsley Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandFather: Philip Despencer 2nd Baron Despencer 1365-1424 Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Tiptoft Baroness Despencer Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great GrandMother: Mary Clifford Baroness Despencer 1422-1464 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Clifford 7th Baron Clifford 1389-1422 Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 6th Baron Clifford 1363-1391 Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Ros Baroness Clifford Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Percy Countess Westmoreland 1395-1436 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy 1364-1403 Great x 3 Grandson Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer Baroness Camoys 1371-1417 Great Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

GrandMother: Anne Saye Baroness Despencer Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: John Saye 1430-1478 Great x 8 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Saye 1380-1468 Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Saye 1343-1382 Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Boteler Baroness Ferrers Wem 1345-1411 Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473 Great x 7 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney 1396-1461

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cheney 1368-1399

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne 1394-1422 Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Cockayne Chief Baron 1360-1429

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ida Grey 1368-1426 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216