Kent

In 633 Paulinius Italy Archbishop Canterbury -644 fled to the protection of Eadbald King Kent -640 at Kent

In 633 Eanfled Deira Queen Consort Bernicia 626-685 (6) fled to the protection of Eadbald King Kent -640 in Kent

In 676 Aethelred King Mercia -704 invaded at Kent

In 687 Caedwalla King Wessex 659-689 (28) ravaged Kent in revenge for the death of his brother.

In 826 Aethelwulf King Wessex -858_0000034104 invaded at Kent

Around 1170 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 was born to Walter Burgh 1130-1206 and Alice Unknown_0000040805 at Kent

Around 1222 Margaret Burgh Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford 1222-1237 was born to Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 and Margaret Dunkeld Countess Kent 1193-1259 (29) at Kent

Addington Park

In 1519 Frances Neville 1519-1599 was born to Edward Neville 1471-1538 and Eleanor Windsor Baroness Scrope Masham at Addington Park, Kent

In 1548 Edward Waldegrave -1561 and Frances Neville 1519-1599 were married at Addington Park, Kent

Edward Neville 1471-1538 lived at Addington Park, Kent

Allington

In 1503 Thomas Wyatt 1503-1542 was born to Henry Wyatt 1460-1537 (42) in Allington, Kent

Around 1568 John Astley Master of the Jewel House 1507-1595 (61) was granted the castle and manor of Allington, Kent.

Ash

Ashford

On 23 Oct 1375 Elizabeth Ferrers Countess Atholl 1336-1375 (39) died. She was buried at Ashford, Kent

Ashridge

On 25 Sep 1300 Edmund "Almain" Cornwall 2nd Earl Cornwall 1249-1300 (50) died. He was buried, heart and flesh, at Ashridge, Kent.
His bones were interred at Hailes Abbey, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire during a service attended by Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (61).

Aylesford

On 01 Sep 1308 Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor 1255-1308 died at Aylesford, Kent

On 14 Dec 1392 John Grey 3rd Baron Grey Codnor 1305-1392 died at Aylesford, Kent

Preston Hall

Around 1430 William Culpepper 1430-1502 was born to William Culpepper 1387-1457 and Elizabeth Ferrers 1390-1460 at Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent

Around 1472 Edward Culpepper 1472-1533 was born to William Culpepper 1430-1502 at Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent

Around 1494 John Culpepper 1494-1550 was born to Edward Culpepper 1472-1533 at Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent

Around 1527 Thomas Culpepper 1527-1587 was born to John Culpepper 1494-1550 at Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent

Bayhall

Around 1430 Margaret Culpepper 1430-1488 was born to Walter Culpepper 1402-1462 and Agnes Roper 1400-1457 at Bayhall, Kent

Beakesbourne

Bexley

Lesnes Abbey

On 14 Jul 1179 Richard "The Loyal" Lucy 1089-1179 (90) died at Lesnes Abbey, Bexley, Kent

Biddenham

Before 1508 John Guildford 1507-1565 was born to George Guildford 1470-1533 and Elizabeth Mortimer_0000034791 at Biddenham, Kent

Birling

On 20 Nov 1253 William Saye 1253-1295 was born to William Saye 1209- and Sybil Marshal 1209-1254 (44) at Birling, Kent

On 17 Jun 1340 William Saye 3rd Baron Say 1340-1375 was born to Geoffrey Saye 2nd Baron Say 1309-1359 and Maud Beauchamp Baroness Say 1310-1366 at Birling, Kent

On 12 Dec 1574 Thomas Fane 1510-1589 and Mary Neville 7th Baroness Bergavenny, 3rd Baroness Despencer 1554-1626 were married at Birling, Kent

On Sep 1576 Frances Manners Baroness Bergavenny 1530-1576 died at Birling, Kent

Around 1602 Charles Neville 1602-1637 was born to Henry Neville 9th Baron Bergavenny 1579-1641 and Mary Sackville 1584-1613 (18) at Birling, Kent.

On 15 Oct 1616 Rachel Lennard Baroness Bergavenny 1553-1616 (63) died in Birling, Kent

On 01 Dec 1622 Edward Neville 8th Baron Bergavenny 1550-1622 died. He was buried at Birling, Kent

Before 24 Dec 1641 Henry Neville 9th Baron Bergavenny 1579-1641 died. He was buried at Birling, Kent. His son John Neville 10th Baron Bergavenny 1614-1662 succeeded as 10th Baron Bergavenny (1C 1392)

Before 07 Jun 1649 Christopher Neville 1584-1649 died. On 07 Jun 1649 Christopher Neville 1584-1649 was buried at Birling, Kent.

On 19 May 1873 Caroline Leeke Countess Abergavenny -1873 died at Birling, Kent

Bluewater

Stone Castle

Bobbing

In 1364 Lewis Clifford 1364-1404 was born to Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford 1333-1389 and Maud Beauchamp Baroness Clifford 1335-1403 at Bobbing, Kent

On 08 Sep 1420 Arnold Savage 1384-1420 (36) died at Bobbing, Kent

In 1425 John Clifford 1425-1461 was born to William Clifford 1390- and Elizabeth Savage Baroness Cobham 1386-1451 (38) at Bobbing, Kent

On 19 Jan 1488 Margaret Culpepper 1430-1488 died at Bobbing, Kent

In 1494 Alexander Clifford 1429-1494 died at Bobbing, Kent

Bobbing Court

In 1325 Arnold Savage 1325-1375 was born at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1384 Arnold Savage 1384-1420 was born to Arnold Savage 1358-1410 (25) at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

In 1386 Elizabeth Savage Baroness Cobham 1386-1451 was born to Arnold Savage 1358-1410 (27) at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

On 30 Nov 1429 Alexander Clifford 1429-1494 was born to Lewis Clifford 1400-1438 and Anne Moleyns 1408-1441 (21) at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

In 1451 Elizabeth Savage Baroness Cobham 1386-1451 (64) died at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1505 Richard Clifford 1505-1562 was born to Lewis Clifford 1460-1497 and Mildred Bourne at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1530 Richard Clifford 1505-1562 and Anne Stafford 1517-1559 were married at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1535 George Clifford 1535-1586 was born to Richard Clifford 1505-1562 and Anne Stafford 1517-1559 at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1560 George Clifford 1535-1586 and Ursula Finch 1539-1600 (21) were married at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1561 Henry Clifford 1561-1599 was born to George Clifford 1535-1586 and Ursula Finch 1539-1600 (22) at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1563 Alexander Clifford 1563-1621 was born to George Clifford 1535-1586 and Ursula Finch 1539-1600 (24) at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1566 Conyers Clifford 1566-1599 was born to George Clifford 1535-1586 and Ursula Finch 1539-1600 (27) at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1586 Henry Clifford 1561-1599 and Jane Harlack were married at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1588 Alexander Clifford 1563-1621 and Jane Saunders 1567- were married at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1594 Henry Clifford 1594-1642 was born to Alexander Clifford 1563-1621 and Jane Saunders 1567- at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

Around 1597 Mary Clifford 1597- was born to Alexander Clifford 1563-1621 and Jane Saunders 1567- at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

On Oct 1659 Humfrey Tufton 1st Baronet Tufton 1584-1659 died at Bobbing Court, Bobbing, Kent

St Bartholemew Church

South Chancel

On 29 Nov 1410 Arnold Savage 1358-1410 (52) died. He was buried at South Chancel, St Bartholemew Church, Bobbing, Kent

Boughton Monchelsea

On 04 Mar 1491 William Brandon 1425-1491 died at Boughton Monchelsea, Kent

Bore Place

In 1511 Robert Willoughby 1511-1545 was born to Thomas Willoughby 1486-1545 at Bore Place, Kent

Around 1538 Thomas Willoughby 1538-1596 was born to Robert Willoughby 1511-1545 at Bore Place, Kent

Around 1596 Thomas Willoughby 1538-1596 died at Bore Place, Kent

Brasted

On 23 Oct 1699 John Verney 1699-1741 was born to George Verney 20th Baron Latimer, 12th Baron Willoughby Broke 1659-1728 (40) and Margaret Heath Baroness Latimer, Baroness Willoughby Broke at Brasted, Kent

Brenchley

In 1230 Thomas Culpepper 1230-1309 was born at Brenchley, Kent

Around 1260 Thomas Culpepper 1260-1321 was born to Thomas Culpepper 1230-1309 at Brenchley, Kent

Around 1305 John Culpepper 1305-1376 was born to Thomas Culpepper 1260-1321 at Brenchley, Kent

In 1309 Thomas Culpepper 1230-1309 died at Brenchley, Kent

Broadstairs

St Peter Intra College

Around 1900 John Granville Cornwallis Eliot 6th Earl St Germans 1890- educated at St Peter Intra College, Broadstairs, Kent

Bromley

In 1569 Catherine Gerard 1569-1617 was born to Gilbert Gerard 1534-1593 and Anne Ratclyffe 1539-1603 (30) at Bromley, Kent

Around 1586 Barbara Calthorpe 1586- was born to Henry Calthorpe 1560-1605 (26) in Bromley, Kent.

North Cray

On 22 Aug 1485 Robert Brandon 1410-1485 died at North Cray, Bromley, Kent

Bromley Hill Place

On 15 Jan 1837 Amelia Hume Baroness Farnborough 1772-1837 (64) died at Bromley Hill Place, Kent

Burston

Canterbury

On 29 Dec 1172 Hugh Lacy 4th Baron Lacy 1134-1186 visited at Canterbury, Kent

22 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Dover, Kent To the Sheriff of Kent. Order to provide 75 thousands of wood and 200 quarters of charcoal for the expenses of the King's household on his return from parts beyond the sea, so that he have at Dover, Kent against the King's return 25 thousands of wood and 30 quarters of coal, and at Canterbury, Kent 30 thousands of wood and 100 quarters of coal, and at Rochester, Kent (Rofham) 20 thousands of wood and 70 quarters of coal; to be delivered by indenture to John de Sumery, scullion (scutell') of the king's household, or such as supply his place. Witness: Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312.

24 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Canterbury, Kent To the Sheriffs of London. Order to deliver John de la Dune, Roger de Hopton, Richard le Harpour, Roger de Soppewalle, Roger le Keu, Rober le Hunt, Thomas de Sydenham, Henry le Gardener, Thomas de la More, Philip Kemp, John le Wayt, and John le Wodeward, the men and servants of Adam de Kyngeshemede, in the King's prison of Newgate for a trespass committed by them upon the King's men at Westminster, from prison upon their finding sufficient mainpernors to have them before the King or his Lieutenant in the quinzaine of the Purification of St Mary to stand to right concerning the said trespass. Witness: Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312.

Siege of Leeds Castle

In Oct 1321 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (26) was returning from Canterbury, Kent to London. She sought accommodation at Leeds Castle, Kent which was under the protection of Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 the wife of Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322. Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 refused entry to the Queen killing around six of her retinue when they tried to force entry. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) commenced the Siege of Leeds Castle. Once Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) gained possession of the castle, he had the garrison hanged from the battlements. Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333, her five children, and Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh 1287-1355 (34), her nephew, were imprisoned in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London.

On 14 Apr 1322 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was tried by Henry Cobham 1st Baron Cobham 1260-1339 at Canterbury, Kent. Sentenced to death Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was drawn for three miles behind a horse to Blean, Canterbury, Kent, where he held property, where he was beheaded. His head was displayed on the Burgh Gate, Canterbury, Kent at Canterbury and the rest of his body left hanging at Blean, Canterbury, Kent. He was buried at Whitefriars, Canterbury, Kent

On 03 Oct 1404 Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (85) died at Guest House, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent. She was buried at Canterbury, Kent

On 13 Oct 1566 Richard Boyle 1st Earl Cork 1566-1643 was born at Canterbury, Kent

On 11 Oct 1861 Elizabeth Denison Marchioness Conyngham 1769-1861 (92) died at Canterbury, Kent

Blean

On 14 Apr 1322 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was tried by Henry Cobham 1st Baron Cobham 1260-1339 at Canterbury, Kent. Sentenced to death Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was drawn for three miles behind a horse to Blean, Canterbury, Kent, where he held property, where he was beheaded. His head was displayed on the Burgh Gate, Canterbury, Kent at Canterbury and the rest of his body left hanging at Blean, Canterbury, Kent. He was buried at Whitefriars, Canterbury, Kent

Burgh Gate

On 14 Apr 1322 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was tried by Henry Cobham 1st Baron Cobham 1260-1339 at Canterbury, Kent. Sentenced to death Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was drawn for three miles behind a horse to Blean, Canterbury, Kent, where he held property, where he was beheaded. His head was displayed on the Burgh Gate, Canterbury, Kent at Canterbury and the rest of his body left hanging at Blean, Canterbury, Kent. He was buried at Whitefriars, Canterbury, Kent

Canterbury Cathedral

On 21 Jul 625 Paulinius Italy Archbishop Canterbury -644 was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

Around 923 Athelm Bishop Wells -926 was appointed Archbishop Canterbury

In 941 Oda Archbishop Canterbury -958 was appointed Archbishop Canterbury

In 959 Dunstan 909-988 (50) was appointed Archbishop Canterbury

In 1013 Aelfstan aka Lyfing Unknown Archbishop Canterbury -1020 was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury by Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (47).

On 12 Jun 1020 Aelfstan aka Lyfing Unknown Archbishop Canterbury -1020 died. He was buried at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent.

In 1139 Theobald of Bec Archbishop Canterbury 1090-1161 (49) was appointed Archbishop Canterbury.

On 24 May 1162 Thomas Becket Archbishop Canterbury 1119-1170 (42) was appointed Archbishop Canterbury.

Murder of Thomas a Becket

On 29 Dec 1170 Thomas Becket Archbishop Canterbury 1119-1170 (51) was murdered at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent by four knights on behalf of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (37).

In Dec 1184 Baldwin Avigo Archbishop Canterbury 1125-1190 (59) was translated as Archbishop Canterbury

On 29 May 1193 Hubert Walter Archbishop Canterbury 1160-1205 (33) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

In 1233 Edmund Rich Archbishop Canterbury 1174-1240 (58) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

Wedding of Henry III and Eleanor of Provence

On 14 Jan 1236 Henry III King England 1207-1272 (28) and Eleanor Provence Queen Consort England 1223-1291 (13) were married at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent by Edmund Rich Archbishop Canterbury 1174-1240 (61).

First Council of Lyon

On 15 Jan 1245 Boniface Savoy Archbishop Canterbury 1217- was consecrated Archbishop Canterbury at Lyon by Pope Innocent IV during the First Council of Lyon.

On 25 Jan 1279 Robert Peckham Archbishop Canterbury 1230-1292 (49) was appointed Archbishop Canterbury

On 13 Feb 1293 Robert Winchelsey Archbishop Canterbury 1245-1313 (48) was elected Archbishop Canterbury

On 12 Sep 1294 Robert Winchelsey Archbishop Canterbury 1245-1313 (49) was consecrated Archbishop Canterbury in Aquila by Pope Celestine V.

On May 1375 Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury 1316-1381 (59) succeeded as Archbishop Canterbury

Death of the Black Prince

On 08 Jun 1376 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales 1330-1376 (45) died of dysentery at Westminster Palace, Westminster. He was buried in Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent.

On Jan 1380 Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury 1316-1381 (64) was appointed as Lord Chancellor. He was buried at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent.

On 25 Sep 1396 Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury 1353-1414 (43) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

On 08 Nov 1397 Roger Walden Archbishop Canterbury -1406 was elected as Archbishop Canterbury as a result of the influence of Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury 1353-1414 (44).

Before 13 Oct 1399 Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury 1353-1414 (46) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

After 22 Mar 1421 Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence 1388-1421 (32) was buried at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

On 20 Jul 1426 Cardinal John Kempe 1380-1454 (46) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

On Apr 1454 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (35) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

John Neville married Isabel Ingaldsthorpe

On 25 Apr 1457 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (26) and Isabel Ingaldsthorpe 1441-1476 (16) were married by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (38) at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent during the John Neville married Isabel Ingaldsthorpe

On 30 Mar 1486 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (67) died at Knole House, Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent. He was buried at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

On 06 Oct 1486 Cardinal John Morton 1420-1500 (66) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

In 1501 Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury -1503 was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

On 29 Nov 1503 William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 (53) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

Cranmer appointed Archbishop Canterbury

After 01 Sep 1532 Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (43), whilst staying in Mantua, received a royal letter dated 01 Sep 1532 by which he was appointed Archbishop Canterbury ; he was ordered to return to England. Cranmer's appointment, supported, if not arranged, by the Boleyn family who he subsequently supported.

On 30 Mar 1553 Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (63) was consecrated as Archbishop Canterbury at St Stephen's Chapel, Westminster Palace, Westminster by John Longland Bishop Lincoln -1547, John Harman Bishop Exeter 1462-1555 (91) and Henry Standish Bishop St Asaph 1475-1535.

On 01 Aug 1559 Matthew Parker Archbishop Canterbury 1504-1575 (54) was elected Archbishop Canterbury. He was helped by his friend Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579.

On 19 Dec 1559 Matthew Parker Archbishop Canterbury 1504-1575 (55) was consecrated Archbishop Canterbury at Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, Surrey by William Barlow Bishop St Asaph, St Davids, Chichester, Bath and Wells 1498-1568 (61).

In Nov 1604 Richard Bancroft Archibishop Canterbury 1544-1610 (60) was elected Archbishop Canterbury

On 06 Aug 1633 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (59) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

In 1663 Gilbert Sheldon Archbishop Canterbury 1598-1677 (64) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

In 1667 William Sancroft Archbishop Canterbury 1617-1693 (50) was appointed Archbishop Canterbury at the express wish of Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (37)

In 1683 Charles Kirkoven 1st Earl Bellomont 1643-1683 (39) died. He was buried at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

On 21 Oct 1747 Thomas Herring Archbishop Canterbury 1693-1757 (54) was elected Archbishop Canterbury

In 1768 Frederick Cornwallis Archbishop Canterbury 1713-1783 was translated as Archbishop Canterbury

In 1805 Charles Manners-Sutton Archbishop Canterbury 1755-1828 (49) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

Stephen Langton Archbishop Canterbury 1150-1228 was consecrated Archbishop Canterbury at Viterbo by the Pope.

Crypt

Chancel

Death of King Henry IV

On 20 Mar 1413 Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (45) died in the Jerusalem Chamber, Cheyneygates, Westminster Abbey in Westminster Abbey confirming a prophesy that he would die in Jerusalem. His sons Henry V King England 1386-1422 (26) and Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (22) were present. He Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (45) was buried in the Chancel, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent of Canterbury Cathedral.

Corona

North Side Corona

On 17 Nov 1558 Cardinal Reginald Pole 1500-1558 (58) died at London. He was buried at North Side Corona, Corona, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent.

Guest House

On 03 Oct 1404 Joan Burghesh Baroness Mohun Dunster 1319-1404 (85) died at Guest House, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent. She was buried at Canterbury, Kent

Lady Chapel

Chapel of St Benedict

After 926 the remains of Athelm Bishop Wells -926 were moved to the Chapel of St Benedict, Lady Chapel, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

North Transept

After 926 the remains of Athelm Bishop Wells -926 were moved to the North Transept, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

St Michael's Chapel

On 16 Mar 1410 John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (37) died at Hospital of St Katharine's by the Tower, Tower Hill, City of London. He was buried at St Michael's Chapel, Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent. His son Henry Beaufort 2nd Earl Somerset 1401-1418 (8) succeeded as 2nd Earl Somerset (2C 1397)

Church of St John the Baptist

In 926 Athelm Bishop Wells -926 died. He was buried in the Church of St John the Baptist, Canterbury, Kent

King's School

Around 1536 William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 (8) educated at King's School, Canterbury, Kent.

Around 1576 Richard Boyle 1st Earl Cork 1566-1643 (9) educated at King's School, Canterbury, Kent

St Augustine's Abbey

Charles I and Henrietta Maria's First Meeting

On 13 Jun 1625 Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (24) and Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 (15) met for the first time at St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury, Kent.

Whitefriars

On 14 Apr 1322 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was tried by Henry Cobham 1st Baron Cobham 1260-1339 at Canterbury, Kent. Sentenced to death Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was drawn for three miles behind a horse to Blean, Canterbury, Kent, where he held property, where he was beheaded. His head was displayed on the Burgh Gate, Canterbury, Kent at Canterbury and the rest of his body left hanging at Blean, Canterbury, Kent. He was buried at Whitefriars, Canterbury, Kent

Castle Badlesmere

In 1310 Maud Badlesmere Countess Oxford 1310-1366 was born to Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 and Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 at Castle Badlesmere, Kent.

In 1313 Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton 1313-1356 was born to Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 and Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 at Castle Badlesmere, Kent

Charlton

On 01 Oct 1756 Charles George Perceval 2nd Baron Arden, 1st Baron Arden Arden 1756-1840 was born to John Perceval 2nd Earl Egmont 1711-1770 and Catherine Compton Countess Egmont 1731-1784 at Charlton, Kent

Chiddingstone

On 03 Jun 1706 Henry Streatfield 1706-1762 was born to Henry Streatfield 1679-1747 (27) and Elizabeth Beard at Chiddingstone, Kent

St Mary's Church

Streatfield Vault

On 04 Apr 1762 Henry Streatfield 1706-1762 (55) died. He was buried at Streatfield Vault, St Mary's Church, Chiddingstone, Kent.

Chilham

Chilham Castle

Around 1190 Richard Fitzroy 1190-1246 was born illegitimately to John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 (23) and Adela Plantagenet in Chilham Castle, Chilham, Kent

Around 1228 Lorette Plantagenet 1228-1264 was born to Richard Fitzroy 1190-1246 and Rohese de Dover 1186-1261 (41) in Chilham Castle, Chilham, Kent

Chislehurst

On 28 Dec 1510 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 was born to Robert Bacon 1479-1548 and Isabel or Eleanor Cage 1478-1535 (32) at Chislehurst, Kent.

In 1560 Barbara Walsingham 1560-1623 was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1564 Mary Walsingham Baronetess Pelham Laughton 1564-1624 was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Chislehurst, Kent

Church of St Nicholas

Scadbury Chapel

On 09 Feb 1550 Edmund Walsingham 1480-1550 died. He was buried at Scadbury Chapel, Church of St Nicholas, Chislehurst, Kent.

On 11 Aug 1630 Thomas Walsingham 1563-1630 died. He was buried at Scadbury Chapel, Church of St Nicholas, Chislehurst, Kent.

Foots Cray

Around 1532 Francis Walsingham 1532-1590 was born to William Walsingham -1534 and Joyce Denny 1506-1560 at Foots Cray, Chislehurst, Kent

Scadbury

On 24 Nov 1462 James Walsingham 1462-1540 was born at Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Scadbury Park

Around 1542 Dorothy Walsingham 1542- was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1558 Guildford Walsingham 1558-1587 was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1558 Edmund Walsingham 1558-1589 was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1562 Friedeswith Walsingham 1562- was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1563 Thomas Walsingham 1563-1630 was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1570 Ann Walsingham 1570- was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1574 Jane Walsingham 1574- was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1577 Frances Walsingham 1577- was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Around 1581 Elizabeth Walsingham 1581- was born to Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 and Dorothy Guildford at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

On 15 Jan 1584 Thomas Walsingham 1526-1584 died at Scadbury Park, Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent

Cobham

Around 1220 John Cobham 1220-1252 was born at Cobham, Kent

In 1237 Reginald Cobham 1237- was born to John Cobham 1220-1252 and Joan Neville_0000035181 at Cobham, Kent

On 25 Dec 1240 John Cobham Chief Baron 1240-1300 was born to John Cobham 1220-1252 and Maude Joan Fitzbenedict at Cobham, Kent

Around 1242 Henry Cobham 1242-1316 was born to John Cobham 1220-1252 and Maude Joan Fitzbenedict at Cobham, Kent

In 1252 John Cobham 1220-1252 died at Cobham, Kent

Around 1276 Ralph Cobham 1276-1326 was born to John Cobham Chief Baron 1240-1300 and Joan Septvans at Cobham, Kent

Around 1290 John Cobham 2nd Baron Cobham 1290-1355 was born to Henry Cobham 1st Baron Cobham 1260-1339 and Maud Moreville Baroness Cobham 1264-1285 at Cobham, Kent

On Mar 1300 John Cobham Chief Baron 1240-1300 died at Cobham, Kent

Around 1321 John Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham 1321-1408 was born to John Cobham 2nd Baron Cobham 1290-1355 and Joan Beauchamp 1305-1343 (16) at Cobham, Kent

Around 1336 Joan Cobham 1336-1357 was born to John Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham 1321-1408 and Margaret Courtenay Baroness Cobham -1385 at Cobham, Kent

On 25 Feb 1355 John Cobham 2nd Baron Cobham 1290-1355 died at Cobham, Kent

Before 1404 Joan Braybrooke 5th Baroness Cobham 1403-1442 was born to Reginald Braybrooke 1356-1405 (48) and Joan Pole 4th Baroness Cobham 1378-1434 at Cobham, Kent

On 06 Jun 1464 Edward Brooke 6th Baron Cobham 1415-1464 (49) died at Cobham, Kent. He was buried at Cobham, Kent. His son John Brooke 7th Baron Cobham 1447-1512 (16) succeeded as 7th Baron Cobham.

Cobham Church

On 20 Sep 1405 Reginald Braybrooke 1356-1405 (49) died at Sluys. He was buried at Cobham Church, Cobham, Kent.

On 13 Jan 1434 Joan Pole 4th Baroness Cobham 1378-1434 died. She was buried at Cobham Church, Cobham, Kent.

Cobham Hall

In 1559 William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 (31) entertained Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (25) at Cobham Hall, Cobham, Kent.

On 17 Oct 1592 Frances Newton Baroness Cobham 1539-1592 (53) died at Cobham Hall, Cobham, Kent.

St Mary Magdalene

On 09 Mar 1512 John Brooke 7th Baron Cobham 1447-1512 (64) died at Cowling, Kent. He was buried at St Mary Magdalene, Cobham, Kent. His son Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham -1529 succeeded 8th Baron Cobham

St Mary Magdalene New Churchyard

On 19 Jul 1529 Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham -1529 died. He was buried at St Mary Magdalene New Churchyard, St Mary Magdalene, Cobham, Kent. His son George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (32) succeededas 9th Baron Cobham. Anne Braye Baroness Cobham 1501- by marriage Baroness Cobham.

Cooling

Cooling Castle

In 1381 John Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham 1321-1408 was licensed to crenellate Cooling Castle, Cooling, Kent.

On 10 Jan 1408 John Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham 1321-1408 died at Cooling Castle, Cooling, Kent

On 24 Nov 1442 Joan Braybrooke 5th Baroness Cobham 1403-1442 (38) died at Cooling Castle, Cooling, Kent

In 1555 George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (58) entertained Cardinal Reginald Pole 1500-1558 (54) at Cooling Castle, Cooling, Kent.

Cowling

On 10 Dec 1447 John Brooke 7th Baron Cobham 1447-1512 was born to Edward Brooke 6th Baron Cobham 1415-1464 (32) and Elizabeth Tuchet Baroness Cobham 1420-1464 at Cowling, Kent

On 09 Mar 1512 John Brooke 7th Baron Cobham 1447-1512 (64) died at Cowling, Kent. He was buried at St Mary Magdalene, Cobham, Kent. His son Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham -1529 succeeded 8th Baron Cobham

Cuxton

Whornes Place

On 21 Mar 1555 John Leveson 1555-1615 was born to Thomas Leveson 1532-1576 (23) and Ursula Gresham 1534-1574 at Whornes Place, Cuxton, Kent

Deal

On 03 Feb 1495 Perkin Warbreck 1474-1499 landed at Deal, Kent. He was driven off by supporters of the Crown and travelled to Ireland.

Deal Castle

On 14 Sep 1852 Arthur Wellesley 1st Duke Wellington 1769-1852 died at Deal Castle, Deal, Kent. His son Arthur Wellesley 2nd Duke Wellington 1807-1884 succeeded as 2nd Duke Wellington (1C 1814). Elizabeth Hay Duchess Wellington 1820-1904 (31) by marriage Duchess Wellington (1C 1814).

Deptford

On Jan 1362 Thomas Manny 1357-1362 (4) drowned in a well at Deptford, Kent

On 17 Jun 1497 Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire 1470-1499 (27), Henry Willoughby 1451-1528 (46) and Thomas Fiennes 8th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1472-1534 fought at Deptford, Kent at the Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion.
Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos 1462-1511, John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford 1465-1537, Robert Sheffield 1461-1518 (35), Edward Stanhope 1462-1487 and Robert Constable 1478-1537 were knighted.
John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham 1433-1501 (64) acted as judge.
Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West 1457-1525 commanded.

Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion

On 17 Jun 1497 Richard Guildford 1450-1506 was created Knight Banneret at Deptford, Kent during the Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion.

On 10 Oct 1615 Roger Boyle 1606-1615 (9) died at Deptford, Kent

On 20 Jul 1833 Other Archer Windsor 6th Earl Plymouth 1789-1833 (44) died aboard his yacht at Deptford, Kent

Dover

In 1137 Eustace Fiennes 1106-1137 died at Dover, Kent

Henry II travels to Normandy

On 10 Jan 1156 Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (22) crossed from Dover, Kent to Wissant. Richard "The Loyal" Lucy 1089-1179 (67) was appointed Regent in Henry's absence. Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (34) was placed in the care of Theobald of Bec Archbishop Canterbury 1090-1161 (66) and John of Salisbury Bishop Chartres 1118-1180 (37). Her party included her sister Petronilla Poitiers 1125-1193 (31).

08 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23) To the Sheriff of Leicester. Order to cause a coroner for that county to be elected in place of John de Noveray, of Burton, lately elected in the late King's reign, who is insufficiently qualified.
Memorandum, that on Sunday before the Feast of St Vincent the Martyr [22 Jan], at Dover, Kent in the King's chamber in the Priory of St Martin, Dover, Kent, in the evening (crepsusculo noctis), in the presence of William Inge, knight, William de Melton and Adam de Osgoodby, clerks, John Langton Bishop Chichester -1337, the King's Chancellor, delivered under his seal to the said King his great seal; and the King received the said seal in his own hands, and delivered it to William Melton Archbishop York -1340{Sir William Melton} to be carried with him in the wardrobe beyond sea; and the King straightaway delivered by his own hand another seal of his shortly before made anew at London for the government of the realm in the King's absence in a red bag (bursa) sealed with the seal of William Inge to the chancellor. With which seal the chancellor caused writs to be sealed, after the King's passage, in the hospital of Domus Dei, under the testimony of Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 then Keeper of the realm of England, on the Monday next following, on which day the King in the early morning (summo mane) passed the sea at Dover, Kent.

22 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Dover, Kent. Robert Terry, of Whytefield, imprisoned at Northampton for the death of Galianus de Bek, has letters to the Sheriff of Nottingham to bail him until the first assize. Witness: Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312.

22 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Dover, Kent To the Sheriff of Kent. Order to provide 75 thousands of wood and 200 quarters of charcoal for the expenses of the King's household on his return from parts beyond the sea, so that he have at Dover, Kent against the King's return 25 thousands of wood and 30 quarters of coal, and at Canterbury, Kent 30 thousands of wood and 100 quarters of coal, and at Rochester, Kent (Rofham) 20 thousands of wood and 70 quarters of coal; to be delivered by indenture to John de Sumery, scullion (scutell') of the king's household, or such as supply his place. Witness: Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312.

Coronation of Edward II and Isabella

08 Feb 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Dover, Kent. To William Leyburne. Order to attend the king's coronation with his wife on Sunday next after the feat of St Valentine [14 Feb].
The like to seventy others in various counties.

09 Feb 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Dover, Kent. To Alice, late wife of Roger Bigod, earl of Norfolk and Marshall of England. Order to meet the king at Dover, Kent on his return from France with his consort about Sunday next after the feast of the Purification of St Mary [02 Feb]. Witnessed by Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312.
The like to:
Elizabeth Plantagenet Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Count Holland 1282-1316{Elizabeth, countess of Hereford and Essex}.
Henry de Lancastre (26)
Robert de Monte Alto
Almaric de Sancto Amando[Ibid]
To R Archbishop of Canterbury (63). Order to attend the king's coronaion on Sunday next after the feast of St Valentine [14 Feb] at Westminster, to execute what pertains to his office.
To the sheriff of Surrey. Order to proclaim in market towns, etc. , that no knight, esquire, or other shall, under pain of forfeiture, pressure to tourney or make jousts or bordices (torneare, justos seu burdseicas facere), or otherwise go armed at Croydon, Surrey or elsewhere before the king's coronation.

On 03 Aug 1355 Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh 1287-1355 (68) died at Dover, Kent. His son Bartholomew "The Younger" Burghesh 2nd Baron Burghesh 1328-1369 (26) succeeded as 2nd Baron Burghesh (2C 1330). Cecily Weyland Baroness Burghesh by marriage Baroness Burghesh (2C 1330).

On 21 Aug 1463 Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles 1428-1470 arrived at Dover, Kent with Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (21).

Henry VIII Meeting with Charles V Holy Roman Emperor

On May 1522 Henry VIII (30) met with Charles Habsburg-Spain V Holy Roman Emperor 1500-1558 (22) at Dover, Kent. William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534, William Compton 1482-1528, John Marney 2nd Baron Marney 1484-1525 (36) and John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (51) were present. Henry VIII Meeting with Charles V Holy Roman Emperor

On 25 May 1660 Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (29) arrived at Dover, Kent

On 01 Dec 1690 Philip Yorke 1st Earl Hardwicke 1690-1764 was born to Philip Yorke 1651-1721 at Dover, Kent

Dover Castle

After 1191 Geoffrey Plantagenet Archbishop York 1152-1212 (39) was imprisoned by William Longchamp Bishop Ely -1197 at Dover Castle, Dover, Kent

On 26 Aug 1573 Thomas Fane 1510-1589 was knighted at Dover Castle, Dover, Kent

Chapel

On 15 Jun 1614 Henry Howard 1st Earl Northampton 1540-1614 (74) died. He was buried at Chapel, Dover Castle, Dover, Kent

Priory of St Martin

Death of King Stephen

On 25 Oct 1154 Stephen I King England 1094-1154 (60) died at Priory of St Martin, Dover, Kent.

08 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23) To the Sheriff of Leicester. Order to cause a coroner for that county to be elected in place of John de Noveray, of Burton, lately elected in the late King's reign, who is insufficiently qualified.
Memorandum, that on Sunday before the Feast of St Vincent the Martyr [22 Jan], at Dover, Kent in the King's chamber in the Priory of St Martin, Dover, Kent, in the evening (crepsusculo noctis), in the presence of William Inge, knight, William de Melton and Adam de Osgoodby, clerks, John Langton Bishop Chichester -1337, the King's Chancellor, delivered under his seal to the said King his great seal; and the King received the said seal in his own hands, and delivered it to William Melton Archbishop York -1340{Sir William Melton} to be carried with him in the wardrobe beyond sea; and the King straightaway delivered by his own hand another seal of his shortly before made anew at London for the government of the realm in the King's absence in a red bag (bursa) sealed with the seal of William Inge to the chancellor. With which seal the chancellor caused writs to be sealed, after the King's passage, in the hospital of Domus Dei, under the testimony of Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 then Keeper of the realm of England, on the Monday next following, on which day the King in the early morning (summo mane) passed the sea at Dover, Kent.

Dartford

Before 1543 Edward Darcy 1542-1612 was born to Arthur Darcy 1495-1561 and Mary Carew 1517-1558 at Dartford, Kent.

On 28 Oct 1612 Edward Darcy 1542-1612 died at Dartford, Kent.

Dartford Priory

In 1517 Bridget York 1480-1517 died at Dartford Priory, Dartford, Kent

East Farleigh

In 1317 Geoffrey Culpepper 1317-1390 was born to Walter Culpepper 1266-1321 at East Farleigh, Kent

In 1366 John Culpepper 1366-1414 was born to William Culpepper 1342-1402 at East Farleigh, Kent

East Peckham

On 02 Nov 1752 Philip Twysden Bishop Raphoe 1713-1752 (39) died at Jermyn Street, St James', Westminster. Possibly East Peckham, Kent. Somewhat curously his death was embroiled in a scandal that suggested he had, as a result of his impeecunious situation, been shot whilst attempting to rob a stagecoch.

Roydon Hall

Eastchurch

Around 1304 Robert Cheney 1304-1362 was born to William Cheney 1275-1322 and Margaret Shurland 1281-1308 (22) at Eastchurch, Kent

On 12 Apr 1362 Robert Cheney 1304-1362 died at Eastchurch, Kent

In 1390 Alice Cheney 1390- was born to Richard Cheney 1352-1392 at Eastchurch, Kent

In 1392 Simon Cheney 1392-1455 was born to Richard Cheney 1352-1392 at Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1442 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1442-1499 was born to John Cheney 1415-1467 at Eastchurch, Kent. When his tomb was opened in the 18th Century his thighbone was measured at 21 inches making his height an estimated six feet eight inches.

In 1467 John Cheney 1415-1467 died at Eastchurch, Kent

Shurland

In 1308 Margaret Shurland 1281-1308 (26) died at Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Shurland House

Around 1281 Margaret Shurland 1281-1308 was born to Robert Shurland 1250- at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1352 Richard Cheney 1352-1392 was born to Robert Cheney 1304-1362 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1386 William Cheney 1386-1442 was born to Richard Cheney 1352-1392 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

In 1392 Richard Cheney 1352-1392 died at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1413 Margery Cheney 1413- was born to William Cheney 1386-1442 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1415 John Cheney 1415-1467 was born to William Cheney 1386-1442 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

In 1423 William Cheney 1423-1487 was born to John Cheney 1415-1467 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1449 Edmond Cheney 1449- was born to John Cheney 1415-1467 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1453 Margaret Cheney 1453- was born to John Cheney 1415-1467 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

In 1459 Edward Cheney 1459- was born to John Cheney 1415-1467 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Around 1463 Alexander Cheney 1463- was born to John Cheney 1415-1467 at Shurland House, Shurland, Eastchurch, Kent

Eastwell

On 06 Mar 1683 John Finch 6th Earl Winchelsea 1683-1729 was christened at Eastwell, Kent

Eastwell Park

On 29 Oct 1875 Marie Windsor 1875-1938 was born to Alfred Windsor 1844-1900 (31) and Maria Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1853-1920 (22) at Eastwell Park, Eastwell, Kent

On 20 Apr 1884 Beatrice Windsor Duchess Galliera 1884-1966 was born to Alfred Windsor 1844-1900 (39) and Maria Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1853-1920 (30) at Eastwell Park, Eastwell, Kent

The Most

In 1520 Elizabeth Cromer 1475-1520 (45) died at The Most, Eastwell, Kent

Eltham

In 1512 Anthony Ughtred 1478-1534 was knighted at Eltham, Kent

On 01 Oct 1719 Margaret "Peg" Hughes 1630-1719 (89) died at Eltham, Kent

Eynesford

Reginald Cobham 1237- died at Eynesford, Kent

Faversham

Faversham Abbey

After 17 Aug 1153 Eustace Blois IV Count Boulogne 1130-1153 was buried at Faversham Abbey, Faversham, Kent

Folkestone

In 640 Eanswith Oiscingas 614-640 died at Folkestone, Kent

Around 1470 John Clinton 7th Baron Clinton 1470-1514 was born to John Clinton 6th Baron Clinton 1429-1488 and Anne Stafford Baroness Clinton 1447-1508 at Folkestone, Kent

Frognall House

Goudhurst

In 1424 John Culpepper 1424-1480 was born to Walter Culpepper 1402-1462 and Agnes Roper 1400-1457 at Goudhurst, Kent

Before 02 Dec 1457 Agnes Gaynsford 1426-1457 (31) died at Goudhurst, Kent

In 1460 Alexander Culpepper 1460-1541 was born to John Culpepper 1424-1480 and Agnes Gaynsford 1426-1457 at Goudhurst, Kent

On 24 Nov 1462 Walter Culpepper 1402-1462 died at Goudhurst, Kent

On 22 Dec 1480 John Culpepper 1424-1480 died at Goudhurst, Kent

On 21 Jun 1541 Alexander Culpepper 1460-1541 died at Goudhurst, Kent

Bedgebury

Around 1509 William Culpepper 1509-1559 was born to Walter Culpepper 1465-1515 at Bedgebury, Goudhurst, Kent

On 24 Feb 1718 Rachel Hungerford Viscountess Falkland 1635-1718 died at Bedgebury, Goudhurst, Kent

Bedgebury Manor

In 1682 James Hayes 1637-1694 (45) bought from Thomas Culpepper at Bedgebury Manor, Bedgebury, Goudhurst, Kent

Gravesend

Around 1555 Dorothy Herbert 1555-1615 was born to Henry Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke 1538-1601 (16) and Catherine Talbot Countess Pembroke at Gravesend, Kent

In 1586 Dorothy Herbert 1586-1615 was born to Henry Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke 1538-1601 (48) and Mary Sidney Countess Pembroke 1561-1621 at Gravesend, Kent

In 1615 Dorothy Herbert 1586-1615 died at Gravesend, Kent

In 1615 Dorothy Herbert 1555-1615 died at Gravesend, Kent

Greenwich

On 31 Dec 1426 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 (49) died at Greenwich, Kent

Knighting at Greenwich

On 05 Jan 1453 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (22), Thomas Neville 1430-1460, William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-1469, brothers Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond 1430-1456 (22) and Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (21) and Roger Lewkenor were knighted by King Henry VI (31) at Greenwich, Kent

On Oct 1466 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset 1455-1501 (11) and Anne Holland 1461-1474 were married at Greenwich, Kent

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 19 Nov 1481 Anne Mowbray 8th Countess Norfolk 1472-1481 (8) died at Greenwich, Kent. He was buried at Chapel of St Erasmus of Formiae, Chapels, Westminster Abbey.

In 1604 Edmund Pelham 1533-1606 was knighted by James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625 (37) at Greenwich, Kent

On 12 Jun 1604 George Smith -1619 was knighted at Greenwich, Kent

On 20 May 1605 George Chaworth 1st Viscount Chaworth 1568-1639 was knighted at Greenwich, Kent

On Jul 1607 John Boteler 1st Baron Boteler Brantfield 1566-1637 (41) was knighted at Greenwich, Kent

On 30 Jan 1620 William Tufton 1st Baronet Tufton 1589-1650 and Anne Cave Baronetess Tufton -1649 were married at Greenwich, Kent

Before 31 Mar 1646 Elizabeth Howard Countess Carrick 1564-1646 (82) died at Greenwich, Kent. On 31 Mar 1646 Elizabeth Howard Countess Carrick 1564-1646 (82) was buried.

Blackheath

Around Jun 1381 John Ball 1338-1381 (-1) was released from Maidstone Prison, Maidstone, Kent by the Kentish rebels. He then preached to the rebels at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent: "When Adam delved and Eve span, Who was then the gentleman? From the beginning all men by nature were created alike, and our bondage or servitude came in by the unjust oppression of naughty men. For if God would have had any bondmen from the beginning, he would have appointed who should be bond, and who free. And therefore I exhort you to consider that now the time is come, appointed to us by God, in which ye may (if ye will) cast off the yoke of bondage, and recover liberty". When the rebels had dispersed, Ball (-1) was taken prisoner at Coventry, Warwickshire, given a trial in which, unlike most, he was permitted to speak.

Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion

On 17 Jun 1497 James Tuchet 7th Baron Audley Heighley 1463-1497 was captured by Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1478-1521 (19) at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent during the Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion.

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.

Ranger's House

On 29 Nov 1844 Sophia Hanover 1773-1844 died at Ranger's House, Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent. She was buried at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire

Chapel Royal

On 26 Mar 1605 James Wriothesley 1605-1624 was baptised at Chapel Royal, Greenwich, Kent.

Church of the Observant Friars

Christening of Henry VIII

After 28 Jun 1491 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 was baptised by Richard Foxe Bishop Exeter, Bishop Bath and Wells, Bishop Durham, Bishop Winchester 1448-1528 (42) at the Church of the Observant Friars, Greenwich, Kent.

On 23 Jun 1509 Henry VIII (17) and Catherine of Aragon (23) were married at the Church of the Observant Friars, Greenwich, Kent.

Eltham

Eltham Palace

On 15 Aug 1316 John Plantagenet 1st Earl Cornwall 1316-1336 was born to Edward II King England 1284-1327 (32) and Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (21) at Eltham Palace, Eltham, Greenwich, Kent

On 16 Aug 1355 Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster 1355-1382 was born to Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338-1368 and Elizabeth Burgh 4th Countess Ulster 1332-1363 at Eltham Palace, Eltham, Greenwich, Kent

Before 18 Apr 1367 Philippa Guines Duchess Ireland 1367-1411 was born to Enguerrand de Coucy 1340-1397 (27) and Isabella Plantagenet 1332-1382 at Eltham Palace, Eltham, Greenwich, Kent.

On 10 Nov 1480 Bridget York 1480-1517 was born to Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (38) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 (43) at Eltham Palace, Eltham, Greenwich, Kent

Palace of Placentia

On 23 May 1482 Mary York 1467-1482 died at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. She was buried at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire

On 28 Jun 1491 Henry VIII was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (34) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (25) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent

On 21 Feb 1499 Edmund Tudor 1st Duke Somerset 1499-1500 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (42) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (33) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent

Birth of Princess Mary

On 18 Feb 1516 Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 was born to Henry VIII (24) and Catherine of Aragon (30) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. Margaret Bourchier 1st Baroness Bryan 1468-1552 was created 1st Baron Bryan.

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.

Henry VIII Tournament

On 24 Jan 1536 Henry VIII (44) held a tournament at the Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent some two weeks after Catherine of Aragon died. Henry VIII (44) was badly injured causing him to suffer with a wound in his leg thereafter. It is reported the injury caused a change in Henry's character thereafter becoming increasingly despotic.

Anne of Cleves Marriage

On 06 Jan 1540 Henry VIII (48) and Anne of Cleves (24) were married by Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (50) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. Anne of Cleves (24) was crowned Queen Consort England. .

Death of Edward VI

On 06 Jul 1553 Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 (15) died at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent.

On 08 Apr 1605 Princess Mary Stewart 1605-1607 was born to James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625 (38) and Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland, England and Ireland 1574-1619 (30) at the Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. Alice Dennis was chosen as midwife for which she received a reward of £100.

Christening of Princess Mary Stuart

On 05 May 1605 Princess Mary Stewart 1605-1607 was christened at the Palace of Placentia. Elizabeth Vere Countess Derby 1575-1627 (29) carried the child. The infant's clothing, a train of purple velvet, embroidered with gold and furred with ermines, was supported by two countesses, being so long that it fell to the ground. Richard Bancroft Archibishop Canterbury 1544-1610 (60) performed the christening. The Queen's (30) brother Prince Ulrik Oldenburg 1578-1624#, the James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625{King's} first cousin Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 and Dorothy Devereux Countess Northumberland 1564-1619 (41) were godparents. The King (38) presented Queen Anne (30) (who was not present) with new jewelry.

On 22 Jun 1610 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (22) and Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 were married in secret at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. For having married without permission James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625 (44) had Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 imprisoned in Sir Thomas Perry's House, Lambeth, Surrey and he in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

Plumstead

On 12 Apr 1595 Miles Hobart 1595-1632 was born to Henry Hobart 1st Baronet Hobart 1560-1625 (35) and Dorothy Bell Baronetess Hobart in Plumstead, Greenwich, Kent.

Shooter's Hill

On 05 Mar 1813 Elizabeth Kitty Acland Countess Carnarvon 1772-1813 (40) died at Shooter's Hill, Greenwich, Kent

Groombridge

Grovehurst

In 1539 Ursula Finch 1539-1600 was born to Roger Finch 1510-1539 (29) at Grovehurst, Kent

Halling

Harrietsham

In 1575 Thomas Culpepper 1575-1662 was born to Francis Culpepper 1538-1591 and Joan Pordage at Harrietsham, Kent

Haudlo

Around 1267 John Haudlo 1267-1346 was born to Richard Haudlo at Haudlo, Kent

William Haudlo was born to Richard Haudlo at Haudlo, Kent

Robert Haudlo was born to Richard Haudlo at Haudlo, Kent

Hever

Hever Castle

In 1462 Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor 1406-1463 purchased at Hever Castle, Hever, Kent

Around 1477 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 was born to William Boleyn 1451-1505 and Margaret Butler 1465-1537 at Hever Castle, Hever, Kent

High Halden

Hales Place

Around 1325 Robert Hales 1325-1390 was born at Hales Place, High Halden, Kent

Hollingbourne

On 31 May 1591 Francis Culpepper 1538-1591 died at Hollingbourne, Kent

In Apr 1632 Elizabeth Culpepper 1632-1709 was born to John Culpepper 1st Baron Colpeper 1600-1660 in Hollingbourne, Kent

On Jan 1662 Thomas Culpepper 1575-1662 died at Hollingbourne, Kent

In Feb 1709 Elizabeth Culpepper 1632-1709 died in Hollingbourne, Kent

Ingham

Ingham Mote

In 1521 Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538 purchased Ingham Mote_Ingham, Kent.

Isle of Sheppey

Queenborough

Queenborough Castle

On 01 Mar 1617 Edward Hoby 1560-1617 (57) died at Queenborough Castle, Queenborough, Isle of Sheppey, Kent

Swale

Minster on Sheppey Abbey

Seaxburh Wuffingas Queen Consort Kent -699 founded Minster on Sheppey Abbey, Swale, Isle of Sheppey, Kent

Swale Minster

St Katherine's Chapel

On 03 Jan 1559 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 was buried at St Katherine's Chapel, Swale Minster, Swale, Isle of Sheppey, Kent

Kennington

On 29 Sep 1304 John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey 1231-1304 (73) died at Kennington, Kent. He was buried at Lewes Priory, Lewes, East Sussex, Sussex. His grandson John Warenne 7th Earl Surrey 1286-1347 (18) succeeded as 7th Earl Surrey (1C 1088)

Leeds Castle

On Oct 1321 Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 refused entry to Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (26) at Leeds Castle, Kent

Siege of Leeds Castle

In Oct 1321 Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (26) was returning from Canterbury, Kent to London. She sought accommodation at Leeds Castle, Kent which was under the protection of Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 the wife of Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322. Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333 refused entry to the Queen killing around six of her retinue when they tried to force entry. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) commenced the Siege of Leeds Castle. Once Edward II King England 1284-1327 (37) gained possession of the castle, he had the garrison hanged from the battlements. Margaret Clare Baroness Badlesmere 1287-1333, her five children, and Bartholomew "The Elder" Burghesh 1st Baron Burghesh 1287-1355 (34), her nephew, were imprisoned in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London.

On 01 Nov 1831 Fiennes Cornwallis 1831-1867 was born to Charles Wykeham-Martin 1801-1870 (30) and Jemima Mann at Leeds Castle, Kent

Lingfield

In 1412 Thomas Cobham 5th Baron Cobham Sternborough 1412-1471 was born to Reginald Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham Sternborough 1381-1446 and Eleanor Culpepper Baroness Cobham Sternborough 1385-1421 at Lingfield, Kent

Before 1422 Eleanor Culpepper Baroness Cobham Sternborough 1385-1421 died. She was buried at Lingfield, Kent

In Apr 1472 Anne Stafford Baroness Cobham Sternborough 1446-1472 died. She was buried at Lingfield, Kent

Thomas Cobham 5th Baron Cobham Sternborough 1412-1471 and Anne Stafford Baroness Cobham Sternborough 1446-1472 were married at Lingfield, Kent. Anne Stafford Baroness Cobham Sternborough 1446-1472 by marriage Baroness Cobham Sternborough in Kent (4C 1347).

Sterborough Castle

In 1381 Reginald Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham Sternborough 1381-1446 was born to Reginald Cobham 2nd Baron Cobham Sternborough 1348-1403 and Eleanor Maltravers Baroness Cobham Sternborough, 2nd Baroness Maltravers, Baroness Arundel 1345-1405 (36) at Sterborough Castle, Lingfield, Kent

After Aug 1446 Reginald Cobham 3rd Baron Cobham Sternborough 1381-1446 died at Sterborough Castle, Lingfield, Kent

Linton

On 27 Aug 1862 William Archer Amherst 3rd Earl Amherst 1836-1910 (26) and Julia Mann Countess Amherst were married at Linton, Kent

Loring Hall

On 12 Aug 1822 Robert Stewart 2nd Marquess Londonderry 1769-1822 commited suicide at Loring Hall, Kent. His half-brother Charles William Vane 3rd Marquess Londonderry 1778-1854 (43) succeeded as 3rd Marquess Londonderry. Frances Vane-Tempest Marchioness Londonderry 1800-1865 (22) by marriage Marchioness Londonderry.

Lullingstone

Castle Lullingstone

In 1540 Catherine Hart 1540-1602 was born to Percival Hart 1496-1580 (44) at Castle Lullingstone, Lullingstone, Kent

Lyminge

Around 647 Aethelburh Oiscingas Queen Consort Bernicia, Queen Consort Deira 605-647 (42) died at Lyminge, Kent

Maidstone

In 1385 Richard Woodville 1385-1441 was born to John Woodville 1341-1403 at Maidstone, Kent

In 1405 Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469 was born to Richard Woodville 1385-1441 and Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448 (14) at Maidstone, Kent

Around Jul 1595 John Astley Master of the Jewel House 1507-1595 (88) died in Maidstone, Kent. He was buried in All Saints Church, Maidstone, Kent.

On 05 Jun 1461. Westminster. Patent Rolls. Edward IV. 1461. Grant for life to Thomas, Archbishop of Canterbury, of the custody of the lordship, manor and park of Langle by Maydeston, co Kent, rendering 5 marks yearly. By K.

All Saints Church

On 18 Jul 1565 Katherine "Kat" Champernowne 1502-1565 (63) died. She was buried in All Saints Church, Maidstone, Kent.

Around Jul 1595 John Astley Master of the Jewel House 1507-1595 (88) died in Maidstone, Kent. He was buried in All Saints Church, Maidstone, Kent.

Maidstone Grammar School

Around 1592 Francis Fane 1st Earl Westmoreland 1580-1629 educated at Maidstone Grammar School, Maidstone, Kent

Maidstone Prison

Around Jun 1381 John Ball 1338-1381 (-1) was released from Maidstone Prison, Maidstone, Kent by the Kentish rebels. He then preached to the rebels at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent: "When Adam delved and Eve span, Who was then the gentleman? From the beginning all men by nature were created alike, and our bondage or servitude came in by the unjust oppression of naughty men. For if God would have had any bondmen from the beginning, he would have appointed who should be bond, and who free. And therefore I exhort you to consider that now the time is come, appointed to us by God, in which ye may (if ye will) cast off the yoke of bondage, and recover liberty". When the rebels had dispersed, Ball (-1) was taken prisoner at Coventry, Warwickshire, given a trial in which, unlike most, he was permitted to speak.

Sutton Valence

On 29 Aug 1347 John Hastings 2nd Earl Pembroke 1347-1375 was born to Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke 1319-1348 (28) and Agnes Mortimer 1317-1368 at Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent

Around 1522 Constance Clifford 1522-1600 was born to Nicholas Clifford 1490- and Maria Harper 1500-1581 (22) at Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent

Around 1531 Mildred Clifford 1531- was born to Nicholas Clifford 1490- and Maria Harper 1500-1581 (31) at Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent

The Mote

In 1799 Charles Marsham 1st Earl Romney 1744-1811 entertained when the King reviewed about six thousand of the Kentish Volunteers at The Mote, Maidstone, Kent

On 09 Sep 1812 Sophia Pitt Baroness Romney -1812 died in childbirth at The Mote, Maidstone, Kent

Malling

Leyburne Manor

Around 1281 Idonea Leyburne Baroness Say 1281-1322 was born to William Leyburne 1st Baron Leyburne at Leyburne Manor, Malling, Kent

On 15 Apr 1322 Idonea Leyburne Baroness Say 1281-1322 (41) died at Leyburne Manor, Malling, Kent

Mereworth

In 1520 Margaret Neville 1520-1575 was born to Thomas Neville 1475-1542 and Catherine Dacre 1485-1532 at Mereworth, Kent

On 01 May 1536 Robert Southwell 1502-1564 (34) and Margaret Neville 1520-1575 were married at Mereworth, Kent

On 24 Mar 1537 Thomas Southwell 1537-1567 was born to Robert Southwell 1502-1564 (35) and Margaret Neville 1520-1575 at Mereworth, Kent

On 26 Oct 1564 Robert Southwell 1502-1564 (62) died at Mereworth, Kent

On 28 Jun 1626 Mary Neville 7th Baroness Bergavenny, 3rd Baroness Despencer 1554-1626 died. She was buried at Mereworth, Kent

Milstead

Higham

Around 1455 Amy Cheney 1455- was born to Robert Cheney 1421-1488 at Higham, Milstead, Kent

Around 1457 Humphrey Cheney 1457-1526 was born to Robert Cheney 1421-1488 at Higham, Milstead, Kent

In 1490 John Cheney 1490-1545 was born to Humphrey Cheney 1457-1526 at Higham, Milstead, Kent

Around 1524 Richard Cheney 1524-1591 was born to John Cheney 1490-1545 at Higham, Milstead, Kent

On 03 Jun 1526 Humphrey Cheney 1457-1526 died at Higham, Milstead, Kent

In 1545 John Cheney 1490-1545 died at Higham, Milstead, Kent

John Cheney was born to Josias Cheney at Higham, Milstead, Kent

North Foreland

Orpington

In 1628 Richard Spencer 1593-1661 and Mary Sandya were married. He was buried at Orpington, Kent.

Patrixbourne

St Marys Church

On 02 Jun 1882 George Henry Conyngham 3rd Marquess Conyngham 1825-1882 (57) died at Belgrave Square, Belgravia, Westminster. He was buried at St Marys Church, Patrixbourne, Kent.

Patrixborne Cheyne

In 1295 Alexander Cheney 1248-1295 died at Patrixborne Cheyne, Kent

Pembury

In 1376 John Culpepper 1305-1376 died at Pembury, Kent

Penshurst

In 1417 William IV Sidney 1417-1477 was born at Penshurst, Kent

In 1477 William IV Sidney 1417-1477 died at Penshurst, Kent

Before 1485 Nicholas Pakenham 1484- was born to Hugh Pakenham 1470-1512 (15) at Penshurst, Kent

In 1485 Anne Pakenham 1485-1544 was born to Hugh Pakenham 1470-1512 (15) at Penshurst, Kent

Around 1520 Lucy Sidney 1520-1591 was born to William Sidney 1482-1554 and Anne Pakenham 1485-1544 (35) at Penshurst, Kent

On 22 Oct 1544 Anne Pakenham 1485-1544 (59) died at Penshurst, Kent

On 11 Feb 1554 William Sidney 1482-1554 died at Penshurst, Kent. He was buried at St John the Baptist Church, Penshurst, Kent.

Penshurst Place

On 18 Sep 1501 Henry Stafford 1st Baron Stafford 1501-1563 was born to Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (23) and Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530 at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent.

In 1531 Frances Sidney Countess Sussex 1531-1589 was born to William Sidney 1482-1554 and Anne Pakenham 1485-1544 (45) at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent

On 21 Oct 1554 John Dudley 2nd Earl Warwick 1527-1554 (27) died at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent

On 30 Nov 1554 Philip Sidney 1554-1586 was born to Henry Sidney 1529-1586 and Mary Dudley 1530-1586 at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent

On 14 Feb 1680 John Sidney 6th Earl Leicester 1680-1737 was born to Robert Sidney 4th Earl Leicester 1649-1702 and Elizabeth Egerton Countess Leicester 1653-1709 at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent

On 27 Sep 1737 John Sidney 6th Earl Leicester 1680-1737 died at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent. John Sidney 6th Earl Leicester 1680-1737 was buried at St John the Baptist Church, Penshurst, Kent.

St John the Baptist Church

On 11 Feb 1554 William Sidney 1482-1554 died at Penshurst, Kent. He was buried at St John the Baptist Church, Penshurst, Kent.

On 27 Sep 1737 John Sidney 6th Earl Leicester 1680-1737 died at Penshurst Place, Penshurst, Kent. John Sidney 6th Earl Leicester 1680-1737 was buried at St John the Baptist Church, Penshurst, Kent.

Pluckley

Surrenden Dering

On 08 Nov 1625 Edward Dering 2nd Baronet Dering 1625-1684 was born to Edward Dering 1st Baronet Dering 1598-1644 (26) at Surrenden Dering, Pluckley, Kent

Surrenden Dering House

Rainham

Around 1385 Margery Cheney 1385-1408 was born to Richard Cheney 1352-1392 at Rainham, Kent

Ramsgate

On 05 Mar 1830 Augusta Murray Duchess Sussex 1768-1830 (62) died at Ramsgate, Kent

Reigate

On 12 Jan 1573 William Howard 1st Baron Howard 1510-1573 (63) died at Hampton Court Palace_Richmond_Surrey. He was buried at Reigate, Kent

Around 08 Dec 1577 John Poyntz 1577-1617 was born to William Poyntz 1542-1601 at Reigate, Kent

In 18 May 1581 Margaret Gamage Baroness Howard 1515-1581 (66) died in Reigate, Kent

On 13 Nov 1733 Charlotte Herbert Viscountess Windsor 1676-1733 died at Reigate, Kent

Rochester

On 10 Oct 644 Paulinius Italy Archbishop Canterbury -644 died at Rochester, Kent

In 676 Aethelred King Mercia -704 destroyed Rochester, Kent

On 08 Sep 1297 John Moels 1st Baron Moels 1269-1310 (28) summoned to a military council at Rochester, Kent

22 Jan 1308 Close Rolls Edward II 1307-1313. Edward II King England 1284-1327 (23). Dover, Kent To the Sheriff of Kent. Order to provide 75 thousands of wood and 200 quarters of charcoal for the expenses of the King's household on his return from parts beyond the sea, so that he have at Dover, Kent against the King's return 25 thousands of wood and 30 quarters of coal, and at Canterbury, Kent 30 thousands of wood and 100 quarters of coal, and at Rochester, Kent (Rofham) 20 thousands of wood and 70 quarters of coal; to be delivered by indenture to John de Sumery, scullion (scutell') of the king's household, or such as supply his place. Witness: Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312.

On 04 Mar 1472 Richard Lee Lord Mayor London 1405-1472 (67) died in Rochester, Kent

Rochester Abbey

Rochester Castle

In 1247 Nicholas Moels 1195-1268 (52) was appointed as Constable Rochester Castle

On 12 Feb 1271 William Saye 1209- and Sybil Marshal 1209-1254 were married at Rochester Castle, Rochester, Kent

In 1304 Henry Cobham 1st Baron Cobham 1260-1339 was appointed as Constable Rochester Castle

Lords Appellant

In 1386 Alexander Neville Archbishop York 1341-1392 (45) was accused of treason and it was determined to imprison him for life in Rochester Castle, Rochester, Kent. during the Lords Appellant

John Cobham Chief Baron 1240-1300 was appointed as Constable Rochester Castle

Rochester Cathedral

In 1419 Cardinal John Kempe 1380-1454 (38) was elected as Bishop Rochester

In 1468 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York 1423-1500 (44) was appointed as Bishop Rochester

On 22 Sep 1476 John Russell Bishop Rochester, Bishop Lincoln -1494 was appointed as Bishop Rochester

On 07 Jun 1480 Edmund Tuchet Bishop Rochester, Bishop Hereford, Bishop Salisbury 1443-1524 (37) was appointed as Bishop Rochester

On 07 Jul 1480 Edmund Audley Bishop Rochester, Bishop Hereford, Bishop Salisbury -1524 was elected Bishop Rochester

On 01 Oct 1480 Edmund Audley Bishop Rochester, Bishop Hereford, Bishop Salisbury -1524 was consecrated Bishop Rochester

On 22 Jun 1535 John Fisher Bishop Rochester 1469-1535 (65) was appointed Bishop Rochester

In 1551 John Scory Bishop Rochester, Chichester, Hereford 1510-1585 (41) was appointed Bishop Rochester.

In 1560 Edmund Gheast Bishop Rochester, Salisbury 1514-1577 (46) was appointed Bishop Rochester.

On 21 Apr 1718 Samuel Bradford Bishop Carlisle and Rochester 1652-1731 (65) was elected Bishop Rochester

On 01 Jun 1718 Samuel Bradford Bishop Carlisle and Rochester 1652-1731 (65) was consecrated Bishop Rochester

In 1723 Samuel Bradford Bishop Carlisle and Rochester 1652-1731 (70) was translated to Bishop Rochester

In 1732 Thomas Herring Archbishop Canterbury 1693-1757 (39) was appointed Dean Rochester

On 15 Jul 1827 Hugh Percy Bishop Rochester, Bishop Carlisle 1784-1856 was appointed as Bishop Rochester

On 24 Nov 1827 George Murray Bishop Rochester 1784-1860 (43) was elected Bishop Rochester

On 21 May 1497 Richard Fitzjames Archbishop Canterbury -1522 was consecrated Bishop Rochester.

On 02 Jan 1597 Richard Fitzjames Archbishop Canterbury -1522 was elected Bishop Rochester.

Rolvenden

Cranbrook

In 1430 John Guildford 1430-1493 was born at Cranbrook, Rolvenden, Kent.

Around 1450 Richard Guildford 1450-1506 was born to John Guildford 1430-1493 at Cranbrook, Rolvenden, Kent

Romney

Sandwich

On Sep 1015 Canute aka Cnut King England 995-1035 (20) landed at Sandwich, Kent

Richard Returns to England

On 13 Mar 1194 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (36) and his mother Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (72) landed in England at Sandwich, Kent.

Battle of Sandwich aka Dover

On 24 Aug 1217 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 commanded the King's forces at Sandwich, Kent during the Battle of Sandwich aka Dover. French re-enforcements had left Calais to join with the future Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226 (29) 's forces who were in short supply following the Second Battle of Lincoln. Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 's men routed the French ships. The battle marked the end of Louis "Lion" VIII King France 1187-1226 (29) 's invasion with the Treaty of Kingston aka Lambeth being signed shortly afterwards.

On Jan 1266 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (51) was captured at Sandwich, Kent

Yorkist Landing at Sandwich

On 26 Jun 1460 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) and Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (32) landed at Sandwich, Kent.

Battle of Sandwich

In 1460 John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham 1433-1501 (27) captured Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469 (55) at Sandwich, Kent.

Sevenoaks

Jack Cade's Rebellion

On 04 Jul 1450 James Fiennes 1st Baron Saye and Sele 1395-1450 and his son in law William Cromer 1416-1450 (33) were beheaded at Standard, Cheapside, City of London. Humphrey Stafford 1400-1467 was killed at Sevenoaks, Kent. William Tresham -1450 was indicted for treason. Robert Poynings 1419-1461 joined the rebellion.

On 05 Feb 1732 William Amherst 1732-1781 was born to Jeffrey Amherst 1677-1750 (55) in Sevenoaks, Kent.

Chevening

On 18 Jan 1402 William Fiennes 1357-1402 died at Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

In Jul 1554 John Lennard 1479-1554 (75) died in Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

On 01 Aug 1572 Anne Lennard 1572- was born to Samson Lennard 11th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1544-1615 (27) and Margaret Fiennes 11th Baroness Dacre Gilsland 1541-1612 at Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

On 22 Oct 1574 Mary Lennard 1574- was born to Samson Lennard 11th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1544-1615 (30) and Margaret Fiennes 11th Baroness Dacre Gilsland 1541-1612 at Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

On 12 Mar 1590 John Lennard 1506-1590 (84) died in Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

Before 19 Feb 1622 Elizabeth Throckmorton Baroness Dacre Gilsland -1622 died. On 19 Feb 1622 she was buried at Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

On 12 May 1662 Francis Lennard 14th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1619-1662 (43) died. He was buried at Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent. His son Thomas Lennard Earl Sussex 1654-1715 (7) succeeded as 14th Baron Dacre Gilsland (1C 1321). Anne Fitzroy Countess Sussex 1661-1722 (1) by marriage Baroness Dacre Gilsland (1C 1321).

On 02 Aug 1854 Harry George Powlett 4th Duke Cleveland 1803-1891 and Catherine Lucy Wilhelmina Stanhope Duchess Cleveland 1819-1901 were married at Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent

Knole

Around 1479 John Lennard 1479-1554 was born in Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent

Around 1549 Mary Lennard 1549-1620 was born to John Lennard 1506-1590 (43) and Elizabeth Hamon 1520-1585 (28) in Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent

Around 1553 Rachel Lennard Baroness Bergavenny 1553-1616 was born to John Lennard 1506-1590 (47) and Elizabeth Hamon 1520-1585 (32) in Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent

Around 1597 William Waller 1597-1668 was born to Thomas Waller and Margaret Lennard 1578- at Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent

Knole House

On 30 Mar 1486 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier 1418-1486 (67) died at Knole House, Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent. He was buried at Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent

On 15 Sep 1500 Cardinal John Morton 1420-1500 (80) died at Knole House, Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent

On 10 Oct 1765 Lionel Cranfield Sackville 1st Duke Dorset 1688-1765 (77) died at Knole House, Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent. His son Charles Sackville 2nd Duke Dorset 1711-1769 (54) succeeded 2nd Duke Dorset (1C 1720), 8th Earl Dorset (4C 1604)

On 13 Mar 1857 William Pitt Amherst 1st Earl Amherst 1773-1857 (84) died at Knole House, Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent

Montreal Park

On 26 Mar 1886 William Amherst 2nd Earl Amherst 1805-1886 (80) died at Montreal Park, Sevenoaks, Kent

On 14 Aug 1910 William Archer Amherst 3rd Earl Amherst 1836-1910 (74) died as a result of an operation he received three months prior for a throat infection at Montreal Park, Sevenoaks, Kent

Sunridge

Coombe Bank

On 25 Jan 1807 Mary Meredith Countess Ferrers -1807 burned to death at Coombe Bank, Sunridge, Sevenoaks, Kent

Sheldwich

Lees Court

Shipbourne

In 1534 Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538 was imprisoned in the Fleet Prison_Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Middlesex for having used excessive force in his roile as Justice of the Peace: Kent during a property dispute in Shipbourne_Kent between the rector and Robert Brenner of Hadlow, a servant of Edward Guildford 1474-1534 who was the father-in-law of John Dudley 1504-1553 (30), the future Duke of Northumberland.

On 18 Dec 1679 Frances Wray was buried at Shipbourne_Kent.

On 28 Oct 1723 Christopher Vane 1st Baron Barnard 1653-1723 died at Shipbourne_Kent

Fairlawne

On 20 May 1734 William Vane 1st Viscount Vane 1682-1734 died at Fairlawne, Shipbourne_Kent

Sissinghurst

In 1535 Cicely Baker Countess Dorset 1535-1615 was born to John Baker 1488-1558 (47) in Sissinghurst, Kent.

Sittingbourne

In 1599 Henry Clifford 1561-1599 died at Sittingbourne, Kent

Milton Regis Abbey

Seaxburh Wuffingas Queen Consort Kent -699 founded Milton Regis Abbey, Sittingbourne, Kent

Staplehurst

On 16 Apr 1866 Henry Hoare of Staplehurst 1807-1866 (59) died at Staplehurst, Kent

Sternborough

Around 1295 Reginald Cobham 1st Baron Cobham Sternborough 1295-1361 was born to Reginald Cobham 1237- and Joan Devereux 1290- at Sternborough, Kent

On 13 Apr 1358 Henry Grey 1331-1392 and Joan Cobham 1345-1396 were married at Sternborough, Kent

Stirling

On 24 Sep 1366 Elizabeth Saye 5th Baroness Say 1366-1399 was born to William Saye 3rd Baron Say 1340-1375 and Beatrice Brewes Baroness Say 1352-1383 (14) at Stirling, Kent

Swanscombe

On 21 Apr 1741 Jacob Bouverie 1st Viscount Folkestone 1694-1761 and Elizabeth Marsham Baroness Longford 1711-1782 were married at Swanscombe, Kent

Teynham

Throwley

Tonbridge

Around 1044 Avice Clare 1044-1129 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

In 1064 Robert Clare 1064-1136 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

Around 1066 Roger Clare 1066-1131 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

In 1088 Gilbert Clare 1066-1117 was wounded at Tonbridge, Kent

Around 1100 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Pembroke 1100-1148 was born to Gilbert Clare 1066-1117 and Adeliza Claremont 1058-1117 (42) at Tonbridge, Kent

In 1130 Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham 1130-1176 was born to Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Pembroke 1100-1148 (30) and Isabel Beaumont-Roger Countess Pembroke at Tonbridge, Kent

In 1154 Elena Clare 1154-1184 was born to Roger Clare 2nd Earl Hertford 1116-1173 (38) and Maud St Hilary Countess Hertford at Tonbridge, Kent

Around 1245 Thomas Clare 1245-1287 was born to Richard Clare 6th Earl Gloucester, 5th Earl Hertford 1222-1262 (22) and Maud Lacy Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford at Tonbridge, Kent

On 10 Nov 1347 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 died at Tonbridge, Kent. He was buried at Tonbridge Priory, Tonbridge, Kent. His daughter Margaret Audley Countess Stafford 1318-1349 succeeded as 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley in Oxfordshire

On 06 Apr 1395 William Stafford 4th Earl Stafford 1375-1395 (19) died at Pleshy Castle, Pleshey, Essex. He was buried at Tonbridge, Kent. His brother Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford 1378-1403 (17) succeeded as 5th Earl Stafford (1C 1351), 6th Baron Stafford (1C 1299)

On 18 Apr 1527 Isabel Worsley 1460-1527 (66) died at Tonbridge, Kent

Richard Clare was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

Alice or Adeliza Clare -1138 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

Rohese Clare -1121 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

Isabel Clare -1088 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

Walter Clare -1138 was born to Richard Clare 1034-1090 and Rohese Giffard -1113 at Tonbridge, Kent

Tonbridge Priory

On 10 Nov 1347 Hugh Audley 1st Earl Gloucester 1291-1347 died at Tonbridge, Kent. He was buried at Tonbridge Priory, Tonbridge, Kent. His daughter Margaret Audley Countess Stafford 1318-1349 succeeded as 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley in Oxfordshire

Tonbridge School

Around 1566 Francis Thynne 1544-1608 attended at Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Kent

Around 1668 Thomas Herbert 8th Earl Pembroke, 5th Earl Montgomery 1656-1733 (11) educated at Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Kent

Around 1825 Reginald Courtenay Bishop 1813-1906 (11) educated at Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Kent

Around 1949 Murray Beauclerk 14th Duke St Albans 1939- educated at Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Kent

Tunbridge Wells

In 1302 Richard Stafford 1302-1372 was born to Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford 1272-1308 and Margaret Basset 1280-1337 at Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Bayham Abbey

On 06 Aug 1866 George Pratt 2nd Marquess Camden 1799-1866 (67) died at Bayham Abbey, Tunbridge Wells, Kent (his country seat). His son John Charles Pratt 3rd Marquess Camden 1840-1872 (26) succeeded 3rd Marquess Camden.

Greystones

On 15 Feb 1922 Olivia Montagu Countess Tankerville 1830-1922 died at Greystones, Tunbridge Wells, Kent. She was buried at Chillingham, Glendale, Northumberland

Tunstall

Around 1416 William Cromer 1416-1450 was born in Tunstall, Kent.

Around 1435 James Cromer 1435-1502 was born to William Cromer 1416-1450 (18) and Elizabeth Fiennes 1420-1459 at Tunstall, Kent

In 1502 James Cromer 1435-1502 (66) died at Tunstall, Kent

Waddenhall

In 1390 William Haute 1390-1462 was born to Nicholas Haute 1357-1417 (33) at Waddenhall, Kent

Walmer

On 30 Jan 1805 Philip Stanhope 5th Earl Stanhope 1805-1875 was born to Philip Henry Stanhope 4th Earl Stanhope 1781-1855 and Catherine Lucy Smith Countess Stanhope -1843 at Walmer, Kent

Walmer Castle

West Greenwich

On 16 Sep 1295 William Saye 1253-1295 died at West Greenwich, Kent

West Malling

Fartherwell Hall

On 22 Apr 1908 Edward Vesey Bligh 1829-1908 (79) died at Fartherwell Hall, West Malling, Kent

West Peckham

In 1460 Richard Culpepper 1460-1484 was born to William Culpepper 1387-1457 and Elizabeth Ferrers 1390-1460 at West Peckham, Kent

Oxenheath

Around 1387 William Culpepper 1387-1457 was born to John Culpepper 1366-1414 at Oxenheath, West Peckham, Kent

On 20 Jul 1457 William Culpepper 1387-1457 died at Oxenheath, West Peckham, Kent

Wingham

In 1540 Thomas Palmer 1st Baronet Palmer 1540-1626 was born to Henry Palmer at Wingham, Kent

Around 1595 Thomas Palmer 2nd Baronet Palmer 1595-1656 was born to Thomas Palmer 1575-1608 (19) at Wingham, Kent

On 07 Jan 1626 Thomas Palmer 1st Baronet Palmer 1540-1626 (86) died at Barnet, Middlesex. He was buried at Wingham, Kent.

On 20 Apr 1656 Thomas Palmer 2nd Baronet Palmer 1595-1656 (61) died at Wingham, Kent

Wye

Olantigh