Biography of Edward V King England

Timeline

Edward V born in Sanctuary

On 02 Nov 1470 the future Edward V was born to Edward VI and Elizabeth Woodville in Sanctuary. His father was abroad in Flanders. His Godparents included the Abbot and Prior of Westminster, and Elizabeth St John Baroness Scrope Bolton, Baroness Zouche Harringworth. .

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England was appointed as Duke Cornwall.

Edward created Prince of Wales

On 26 Jun 1471 Edward, the future Edward V was appointed Prince Wales. Thomas Vaughan Master was knighted. .

In 1475 Edward V King England was appointed 214th Knight Garter: Edward IV.

Before 1483 Richard Haute was tutor to Edward V King England.

On 09 Apr 1483 Edward V King England succeeded V King England: Plantagenet York.

Edward V leaves Ludlow

On 23 Apr 1483 Edward V King England left Ludlow with his uncle Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers. .

Richard III's Dinner with the Woodvilles

On 30 Apr 1483 Richard III King England met Richard Grey and Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers at Stony Stratford who were accompanying Edward V King England to from Ludlow to London. All three had dinner together. .

Arrest of the Woodville Affinity

On 01 May 1483 Richard III King England arrested Richard Grey, Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Thomas Vaughan Master at Stony Stratford. Edward V King England was taken under his uncle Richard's Protection to London. .

Around 09 Jun 1483 Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells informed a Council meeting that the coronation of Edward V King England could not proceed since he was illegitimate since his father's marriage to his mother Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England had been bigamous since Edward IV King England had previously married Eleanor Talbot at which Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells presided. The only witness being Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells.

Robert Brackenbury appointed Constable of the Tower of London

On 17 Jul 1483 Robert Brackenbury was appointed Constable Tower of London for life meaning he was in direct care of The Princes in the Tower: Edward V King England and his brother Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk. .

Disappearance of the Princes in the Tower

Around Aug 1483 Edward V King England and his brother Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk disappeared from the Tower of London. Thomas More reports, sometime after the event, that Richard III King England requested Robert Brackenbury undertake the murder of the children. Upon Brackenbury's refusal Richard III King England instructed Robert Brackenbury give the keys to the Tower to James Tyrrell who would then undertake the task. .

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Edward IV King England

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 16 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 11 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Son of Edward IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Edward IV King England Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maria Padilla

Great GrandMother: Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Great x 3 GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

Mother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

Great GrandFather: Richard Woodville

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Woodville

Great GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beauchamp

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol Great x 4 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Luxembourg Great x 3 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny Great x 8 Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

Great GrandMother: Margherita Baux Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

Great x 2 GrandMother: Sueva Orsini Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran