Biography of John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470

Timeline

Before 24 Feb 1408 John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443 and Philippa Talbot Baroness Tiptoft 1367-1417 were married

On 28 Feb 1422 John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443 and Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446 (17) were married. Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446 (17) by marriage Baroness Tiptoft.

On 08 May 1427 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 was born to John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443 and Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446 (22) at Eversden, Cambridgeshire

In 1440 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (12) educated at University College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

On 27 Jan 1443 John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443 died. He was buried at St Andrew's Church, Enfield, Middlesex

In 1446 Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446 (41) died

In 1449 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (21) and Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick 1424-1450 (25) were married

On 16 Jul 1449 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (22) was created 1st Earl Worcester (4C 1449). Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick 1424-1450 (25) by marriage Countess Worcester (4C 1449).

On 28 Jul 1450 Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick 1424-1450 (26) died

Before 1452 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (24) and Elizabeth Greyndour Countess Worcester 1422-1452 were married. Elizabeth Greyndour Countess Worcester 1422-1452 by marriage Countess Worcester (4C 1449).

In 1452 John Tiptoft 1452-1452 was born to John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (24) and Elizabeth Greyndour Countess Worcester 1422-1452

In 1452 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (24) was appointed as Lord High Treasurer

After 1452 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (24) and Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester 1427-1498 (24) were married. Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester 1427-1498 (24) by marriage Countess Worcester (4C 1449).

In 1462 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (34) was appointed as Lord High Constable

In 1462 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (34) was appointed 187th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 07 Feb 1462 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (34) was appointed Lord High Constable

Vere Plot to Murder Edward IV

Before 20 Feb 1462 John Vere 12th Earl Oxford 1408-1462, his son Aubrey Vere -1462 and Thomas Tuddenham 1401-1462 (60) were arrested for treason against King Edward IV (19). They were subsequently tried by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (34).
On 20 Feb 1462 Aubrey Vere -1462 was executed at Tower Hill.
On 23 Feb 1462 William Tyrrell 1408-1462, John Montgomery -1462 and Thomas Tuddenham 1401-1462 (60) were beheaded at Tower Hill.
On 26 Feb 1462 John Vere 12th Earl Oxford 1408-1462 was hanged at Tower Hill.

In 1463 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (35) was appointed as Lord High Steward

In 1464 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (36) was appointed as Lord Chancellor of Ireland

In 1466 the Lancastrian Richard Turnstall led the garrison of Harlech Castle, Harlech, Carnarvonshire, North-West Wales in a raid on Wrexham, Denbighshire, North-East Wales. The rebels captured Holt Castle, Wrexham, Denbighshire, North-East Wales. John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (38) was sent to suppress the rebellion.

Tournament Bastard of Burgundy

On 23 May 1467 Antoine "Bastard of Burgundy" 1421-1504 arrived at Greenwich, Kent with a retinue of 400 people to take part in a great Tournament. He was greeted by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40)

On 30 May 1467 George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (17) and John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40) visited Antoine "Bastard of Burgundy" 1421-1504 at his lodgings in Chelsea.

On 05 Jun 1467 the challenger Edward Woodville Lord Scales -1488 travelled to London and was conveyed to Ely Palace, Camden, City of London by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40).

On 08 Jun 1467 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (25) and John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40) went to Whitehall Palace, Westminster to retrieve the Great Seal from George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (34). Considered as a slight against the Neville family to whom Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (25) was increasingly distant.

On 11 Jun 1467 the fighting on horseback took place witnessed by Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (25). John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40) was Master of Ceremonies accompanied by John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (42). The day ended with the Bastard's horse having being accidentally fatally injured by Edward Woodville Lord Scales -1488 saddle.

On 14 Jun 1467 the Tournament ended with a great banquet attended by Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (25) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (30) at the Grocer's Hall. John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40) and William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel 1417-1487 (49) were present.

Skirmish of Southampton

Before 10 May 1468 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (41) sat in judgement on the Earl of Warwick's (40) men who had attempted to steal the ship Trinity for the Earl of Warwick (40). In addition to the usual punishment of hanging, drawing and quartering Tiptoft also subjected the men's corpses to being impaled, perhaps unique in English punishments, but usual for pirates in Europe. His actions were described as cruel and unmerited by the common people and resulted in Tiptoft being known as 'Butcher'.

Meeting at Salisbury

On 10 May 1468 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (26), his brother Richard III King England 1452-1485 (15), John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (41) and John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet 1426-1490 met in the Chapter House, Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

In 1468 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (41) was appointed as Lord Deputy of Ireland

In 1468 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (41) was appointed as Lord High Treasurer

Around 1470 Edward Tiptoft 2nd Earl Worcester 1470-1485 was born to John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (42) and Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester 1427-1498 (42)

On 18 Oct 1470 John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (43) was beheaded at Tower Green, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On 22 Jun 1498 Elizabeth Hopton Countess Worcester 1427-1498 (71) died at Hopton Castle, Hopton, Shropshire

Unamed Fitzgerald_0000027052 was murdered by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470

Unamed Fitzgerald_0000027053 was murdered by John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470

02 Dec 1461. Westminster. Patent Rolls. Edward IV. 1461. Grant for life to the king's kinsman John, earl of Worcester, of the office of the constable of the Tower of London, with the accustomed fees.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Tiptoft

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham 1145-1188

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 18 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 9 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 9 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 4 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443

GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft -1413

Great GrandFather: John Tiptoft 2nd Baron Tibetot 1313-1367

Great x 2 GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft 1st Baron Tibetot 1279-1314

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Tiptoft 1247-1298

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eva Chaworth 1252-1300

Great x 2 GrandMother: Agnes Ros Baroness Tibetot

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley 1255-1316

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Vaux 1257-1316

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Aspall Baroness Tibetot

GrandMother: Agnes Wrothe

Mother: Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton 1370-1421 Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandFather: John Charleton 3rd Baron Cherleton 1336-1374 Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Charleton 2nd Baron Cherleton -1360

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Charleton 1st Baron Cherleton 1268-1353

Great x 3 GrandMother: Hawise "Lady of Powys" Mathrafal Baroness Cherleton 1290-1349

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Mortimer 1307-1345 Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330 Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville 1286-1356 Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great GrandMother: Joan Stafford Baroness Cherleton, Baroness Talbot 1344-1397 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford 1301-1372 Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford 1272-1308

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Basset 1280-1337 Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Audley Countess Stafford 1318-1349 Great Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Clare Countess Gloucester -1342 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster 1370-1405 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360 Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holand 1283-1328

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Zouche Baroness Holand Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wake Countess Kent 1305-1349 Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

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

Great x 2 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 GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326 Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Warenne Countess Arundel

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1318-1372 Great Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster 1281-1345 Grandson Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322