Biography of John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513

Timeline

On 08 Sep 1442 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 was born to John Vere 12th Earl Oxford 1408-1462 and Elizabeth Howard Countess Oxford 1410-1475 (32)

On 26 Feb 1462 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (19) succeeded 13th Earl Oxford (2C 1141)

On 26 May 1465 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (22) was appointed as Knight of the Bath

In 1468 Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (48) was imprisoned for having taken part in the plots of John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (25) at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

Battle of Barnet

On 14 Apr 1471 Edward IV (28) commanded at the Battle of Barnet supported by hos brothers George (21) and Richard (18), John Babington 1423-1485, Wiliam Hastings (40) (commanded), Ralph Hastings -1495, William Norreys 1441-1507, William Parr 1434-1483, John Savage 1422-1495, Thomas St Leger 1440-1483, John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet 1426-1490, Thomas Burgh 1st Baron Burgh 1431-1496 and Thomas Strickland -1494.
The Yorkists William Blount -1471, Humphrey Bourchier 1431-1471, Humphrey Bourchier 1435-1471 and Thomas Parr -1471 were killed.Henry Stafford 1425-1471 was killed making his wife Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond 1443-1509 (27) a widow for the second time.
The Lancastrians Warwick the Kingmaker (43), John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (40), William Fiennes 2nd Baron Saye and Sele 1428-1471 and William Tyrrell -1471 were killed. !Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 commanded the left flank, was badly wounded and left for dead, Henry Stafford 1425-1471 and John Paston 1444-1504 (27) were wounded, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (28) commanded, and John Paston 1442-1479 (29) and William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 fought..
Robert Harleston 1435-1471 (36) was killed.
Thomas Hen Salusbury 1409-1471 was killed.

On 25 Dec 1475 Elizabeth Howard Countess Oxford 1410-1475 (65) died at Stratford, Middlesex

Battle of Bosworth

On 22 Aug 1485 at the Battle of Bosworth those supporting Henry Tudor included:
John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy 1450-1485
John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1442-1499
Richard Guildford 1450-1506
Walter Hungerford 1464-1516
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504 (50)
John Wingfield -1509
Edward Woodville Lord Scales -1488
Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon -1509
Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1449-1525
Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (53)
William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507
Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508
William Stanley Lord Chamberlain 1435-1495
Roger Kynaston of Myddle and Hordley 1433-1495 (52)
Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney 1447-1523 (38)
William Brandon 1456-1485
James Harrington 1430-1485
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (60)
John Sacheverell 1400-1485, and
Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath -1486.
William Norreys 1441-1507, Gilbert Talbot 1452-1517, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (42) and John Savage 1444-1544 commanded.
Robert Poyntz 1450-1520 was knighted.
Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) was killed at Ambion Hill, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire during the Battle of Bosworth. Those who fought for Richard III included:
John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby 1438-1495
John Conyers -1490
Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525
William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (59)
Richard Fitzhugh 6th Baron Fitzhugh 1457-1487
John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498
Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham 1459-1493
Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor 1435-1496
Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (68)
Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland 1456-1499 (29)
John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (23)
Humphrey Stafford 1426-1486
George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (17)
Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (42) was wounded.
Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (29) fought and escaped.
John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth 1459-1526 was captured.
John Babington 1423-1485, William Brandon 1456-1485, James Harrington 1430-1485, John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (60), John Sacheverell 1400-1485, William Alington 1420-1485 (65), Robert Mortimer 1442-1485 (43), Robert Brackenbury -1485, Richard Ratclyffe 1430-1485 (55), Richard Bagot 1412-1485 and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1432-1485 were killed.
William Catesby 1450-1485 was executed at Leicester, Leicestershire after the battle.
George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster 1460-1504 held as a hostage by Richard III before the Battle of Bosworth.
Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 betrayed Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) by not committing his forces at the Battle of Bosworth.
John Iwardby 1449-1485 (35) was killed

Coronation of Henry VII

On 29 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) processed from Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London to Westminster Abbey.Ahead of him marched the heralds and serjeants-at-arms, the Esquire of the Body, the King's Secretary Richard Fox, almoner Christopher Urswick, the mayor of London and the Garter King of Arms.Also ahead of him were Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504 (50), John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (23), John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) and William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (59).Following behind were the only two Dukes: Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (53), created the day before, and John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (43).

On 30 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (28) was crowned VII King England and Ireland: Tudor by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (67) at Westminster Abbey. Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond 1443-1509 (42), his mother, attended.
Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 attended as the Kings' Champion.
John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) carried the King's train.

Around 1486 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (43) was appointed 228th Knight Garter: Henry VII

Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was christened at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire.Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 (71) held held the child.
His godparents included Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504 (51), William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel 1417-1487 (68), John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (44), Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel 1450-1524 (36), Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (49) and Cecily York Viscountess Welles 1469-1507.
Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers 1453-1491 (32) was present.

Battle of Stoke Field

On 16 Jun 1487 a Lancastrian army defeated a Yorkist army at the Battle of Stoke Field; considered by many to be the last battle of the Wars of the Roses.
The Lancastrian army of Henry Tudor comprised:
John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (44)
Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (55)
George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (19)
Henry Willoughby 1451-1528 (36)
John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1442-1499
John Mordaunt 1455-1504
Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape 1468-1530
William Norreys 1441-1507
Edward Norreys 1464-1487 wounded
John Paston 1444-1504 (43)
George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster 1460-1504
Edward Woodville Lord Scales -1488
Thomas Lovell 1478-1524 (8), knighted.
Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney 1447-1523 (40).
The Yorksists John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (25), Edward Stanhope 1462-1487, Thomas Fitzgerald 1458-1487 (29) and Martin Schwartz -1487 were killed. Lambert Simnel 1477- fought and was captured. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (31) fought and escaped.

Trial and Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

On 21 Nov 1499 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (57) presided at Westminster Hall, Westminster Palace, Westminster during the Trial and Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

On 14 Jan 1507 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (64) and Elizabeth Scrope Countess Oxford -1537 were married.Elizabeth Scrope Countess Oxford -1537 by marriage Countess Oxford (2C 1141).

On 10 Mar 1513 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (70) died at Hedingham Castle, Essex.He was buried at Colne Priory, Essex.

In 1537 Elizabeth Scrope Countess Oxford -1537 died

John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 and Margaret Neville Countess Oxford were married.Margaret Neville Countess Oxford by marriage Countess Oxford (2C 1141).

Katherine Vere was born to John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Vere

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd -999

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

Kings Powys: Great x 11 Grand Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth 1022-1023

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks 778-840

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France 1081-1137

Ancestry

Father: John Vere 12th Earl Oxford 1408-1462 Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

GrandFather: Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford 1385-1417 Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great GrandFather: Aubrey Vere 10th Earl Oxford 1338-1400 Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Vere 7th Earl Oxford 1312-1360

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alphonse Vere

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jane Foliot -1311

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford 1310-1366 Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great GrandMother: Alice Fitzwalter Countess Oxford -1401 Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Fitzwalter 3rd Baron Fitzwalter 1315-1361 Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Fitzwalter 2nd Baron Fitzwalter 1300-1328 Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

GrandMother: Alice Sergeaux Countess Oxford

Mother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Oxford 1410-1475 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandFather: John Howard 1380-1410 Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: John Howard 1366-1437 Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Howard 1336-1338 Great x 2 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Howard 1276-1331

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Cornwall Great Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Scales Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Scales 3rd Baron Scales -1369 Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Ufford Baroness Scales 1317-

Great GrandMother: Margaret Unknown

Great x 2 GrandFather: John 5th Lord Plaiz Unknown

GrandMother: Joan Walton 1393-1424

Great GrandFather: John Walton 1372-1391