Biography of Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542

Timeline

In 1493 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 was born to Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford 1454-1523 and Anne St John Baroness Clifford at Skipton Castle, Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

Coronation of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon

On 24 Jun 1509 Henry VIII (17) was crowned VIII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey. Catherine of Aragon (23) was created Queen Consort England.
Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (31), Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (32) and Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (66) attended. Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (15) was knighted. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 attended as the Kings's Champion. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 was created Knight of the Bath and served as Lord Sewer.

Around 1513 Catherine Clifford Baroness Scrope Bolton 1513-1598 was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (19) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

In 1515 Elizabeth Clifford 1515- was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (21) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

In 1517 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (24) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540

In 1519 Ingeram Clifford 1519-1578 was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (26) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

In 1520 Robert Clifford 1520- was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (27) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

In 1522 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (28) was appointed as Sheriff Yorkshire

On 23 Apr 1523 Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford 1454-1523 died. His son Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (29) succeeded as 11th Baron Clifford, 11th Lord Skipton

On 23 Apr 1523 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (29) was appointed as Sheriff Westmoreland

Around 1523 Maud Clifford Baroness Conyers 1523-1557 was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (29) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

Around 1525 Jane Clifford 1525- was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (31) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy (6), 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 (33).
Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (31) was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle.
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525).
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525).
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 carried the Sword of State. Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47),
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (51), William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.
Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (7) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 were married at Bridewell Palace.

Around 1526 Thomas Clifford 1526- was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (32) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire

In 1537 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (43) was appointed 299th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

In 1540 Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 died

On 22 Apr 1542 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (48) died. He was buried at Holy Trinity Church, Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire. His son Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (24) succeeded 2nd Earl Cumberland, 12th Baron Clifford, 12th Lord Skipton

Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 were married. Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 by marriage Baroness Clifford.

Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 and Margaret Talbot Baroness Clifford were married. Margaret Talbot Baroness Clifford by marriage Baroness Clifford.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Clifford

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 16 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 11 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

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

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford 1454-1523 Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

GrandFather: John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford 1435-1461 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford 1414-1455 Great x 3 Grandson 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

Great GrandMother: Joan Dacre Baroness Clifford Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Dacre 5th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1357-1398

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Douglas Baroness Dacre Gilsland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Stafford Baroness Neville Raby 1364-1396 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

GrandMother: Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandFather: Henry Bromflete 1st Baron Vesci 1407-1469

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Bromflete

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret St John 1365-1407

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward St John 1330-

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eustace Anastasia Aton -1387

Great GrandMother: Joan Holland Duchess York 1380-1484 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397 Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360 Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent 1350-1416 Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1318-1372 Great Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Mother: Anne St John Baroness Clifford Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandFather: John St John 1426-1488 Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: Oliver St John 1400-1437

Great x 2 GrandFather: John St John 1383-1421

Great x 3 GrandFather: Oliver St John 1346-1437

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Barre

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Paulet 1387-1421

Great GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1410-1482 Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1362-1413 Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1361-1406 Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joanne Clopton Baroness Beauchamp Bletsoe 1352-1382

Great x 2 GrandMother: Edith Stourton Baroness Beauchamp Bletsoe 1390-1441 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Stourton 1334- Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandMother: Alice Bradshaigh

Great GrandFather: Thomas Bradshaigh