Biography of Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570

Timeline

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

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.

In 1540 Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 died

In 1540 Margaret Clifford Countess Derby 1540-1596 was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (22) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547

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

On 27 Sep 1547 Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 died

On 08 Aug 1558 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (40) and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581

In 1559 Francis Clifford 4th Earl Cumberland 1559-1641 was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (41) and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581

On Jan 1570 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (52) died. His son George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (11) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cumberland, 13th Baron Clifford, 13th Lord Skipton. Being underage his wardship went to Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (36) who gave it to Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 (43) whose daughter George subsequently married.

On Jul 1581 Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581 died

Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581 were married. Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581 by marriage Countess Cumberland.

Frances Clifford Baroness Wharton -1592 was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Clifford

Maternal Family Tree: Margaret Pipard Baroness Lisle 1323-1375

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 5 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford 1414-1455 Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Clifford 7th Baron Clifford 1389-1422 Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Percy Countess Westmoreland 1395-1436 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Dacre Baroness Clifford Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Bromflete 1st Baron Vesci 1407-1469

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Bromflete

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret St John 1365-1407

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

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397 Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent 1350-1416 Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Oliver St John 1400-1437

Great x 3 GrandFather: John St John 1383-1421

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Paulet 1387-1421

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1410-1482 Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Edith Stourton Baroness Beauchamp Bletsoe 1390-1441 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandMother: Alice Bradshaigh

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Bradshaigh

Mother: Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

GrandFather: Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland 1393-1455 Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland 1397-1472 Great Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings Countess Northumberland 1422-1480 Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Poynings 1400-1429 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley Countess Arundel 1382-1455 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandMother: Maud Herbert Countess Northumberland 1458-1485 Great x 9 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-1469

Great x 3 GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert 1380-1445

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Devereux 1430-1486 Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1387-1459 Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

GrandMother: Katherine Spencer Countess Northumberland 1477-1542 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: Robert Spencer of Spencer Combe 1435-1510

Great GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort Countess Ormonde 1432-1501 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455 Great Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307