Biography of Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554

Timeline

After 1483 Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (5) and Eleanor St John Marchioness Dorset were married

In 1509 Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (31) and Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 were married.Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 by marriage Marchioness Dorset (3C 1475).

In 1517 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 was born to Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (40) and Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535

On 10 Oct 1530 Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (53) died.His son Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (13) succeeded as 3rd Marquess Dorset (3C 1475), 3rd Earl Huntingdon (6C 1479), 9th Baron Ferrers Groby

In 1533 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (15) and Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559 were married.Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559 by marriage Marchioness Dorset (3C 1475).

In 1533 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (15) was appointed as Knight of the Bath

Coronation of Anne Boleyn

On 01 Jun 1533 the six months pregnant Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (32) was crowned Queen Consort England by Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (43) at Westminster Abbey.See Coronation of Anne Boleyn.
John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (62) bore the Crown. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (15) carried the Salt. Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 rode in the procession. William Coffin Master 1495-1538 (38) was appointed as Master of the Horse. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 served as Lord Sewer. Henry Parker 1513-1552 and William Coffin Master 1495-1538 (38) were knighted. Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1505-1534 and Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 were created Knight of the Bath. Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 rode in the procession. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (44) attended.
Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (55) refused to attend.Shortly thereafter, More was charged with accepting bribes, but the charges had to be dismissed for lack of any evidence.

Birth and Christening of Elizabeth I

On 10 Sep 1533 the future Elizabeth I was christened at the Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent.
Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (29), Walter Blount, Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (44) and Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 were Godparents.
Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the covered gilt basin. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 escorted the Dowager Duchess of Norfolk. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (15) carried the Salt. Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (36) carried the Chrisom. Agnes Tilney Duchess Norfolk 1477-1545 (56) carried Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (37) carried a taper of virgin wax.
Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (24), Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (56), Henry Grey 4th Earl Kent 1495-1562 (38) and George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford 1503-1536 supported the train of the mantle.
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (59), William Howard 1st Baron Howard 1510-1573 (23) and John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford 1465-1537 carried the canopy.

On 06 Oct 1535 Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 died

In 1536 Lady Jane Grey was born to Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (18) and Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559

Neville Triple Wedding

On 02 Jul 1536 three weddings between the Neville, and Manners and Vere families, were celebrated at one mass at Holywell, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex.Those present included Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (62), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (18), Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65) and Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38).
Henry Neville 5th Earl Westmoreland 1525-1563 (11) and Anne Manners 1527-1549 were married,
Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (9) and Margaret Neville -1559 were married, and
John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (20) and Dorothy Neville -1546 were married.

Funeral of Jane Seymour

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 was buried in the Henry VIII Vault in St George's Chapel in Windsor.
Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) was Chief Mourner.
Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556, Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (20), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64), Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (45), Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (39), Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542, John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) attended.

Anne of Cleves Arrival at London

On 30 Jan 1540 Anne of Cleves (24) arrived at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (22) carried the Sword of State. William Holles Lord Mayor 1471-1542, Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542, John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (69), John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (24) and Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 (20) were present.

On 25 Aug 1540 Catherine Grey Countess Hertford 1540-1568 was born to Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (22) and Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559 at Bradgate Park, Leicestershire

Around 1545 Mary Grey 1545-1578 was born to Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (27) and Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559

In 1547 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (29) was appointed 318th Knight Garter: Edward VI

On 11 Oct 1551 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (34) was created 1st Duke Suffolk (3C 1551) for

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.

In Jan 1554 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (36) arrested by Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon 1514-1561 (40)

Wyatt's Rebellion

On 23 Feb 1554 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (36) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London.

On 20 Nov 1559 Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559 died at Richmond_Surrey.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Grey

Maternal Family Tree: Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535

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 David I King Scotland 1084-1153

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

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset 1455-1501 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandFather: John Grey 1432-1461 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby 1415-1457 Great x 6 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1362-1440 Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Astley Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1366-1448 Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby 1419-1483 Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 1394-1425 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Mowbray Baroness Berkeley 1400- Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1385-1441

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

Great x 2 GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 Great x 4 Grandson Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandMother: Cecily Bonville Marchioness Dorset 1460-1529 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington 1442-1460 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Bonville 1420-1460 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Bonville 1st Baron Bonville 1392-1461 Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Grey Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington 1423-1458

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Harrington 5th Baron Harington 1390-1457

Great GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings 1442-1503 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 Great Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

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: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1386-1413 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Mother: Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535

GrandFather: Robert Wotton of Boughton Malherbe 1455-1524

Great GrandFather: Nicholas Wotton 1425-1481