History of Woodstock Palace

1174 Treaty of Falaise

1389 Christmas Court

1554 Wyatt's Rebellion Executions

Woodstock Palace is in Woodstock.

In 1176 Rosamund Clifford 1136-1176 (40) died at Woodstock Palace.

Treaty of Falaise

On 05 Sep 1186 William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214 (43) and Ermengarde Beaumont Sarthe Queen Consort Scotland 1170-1234 (16) were married at Woodstock Palace by Baldwin Avigo Archbishop of Canterbury 1125-1190 (61). She a great granddaughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England 1068-1135. She by marriage Queen Consort Scotland at Woodstock Palace. His bride had been chosen by Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (53) as part of the Treaty of Falaise. William received Edinburgh Castle as a wedding gift from Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (53).

On 11 Mar 1279 Mary Plantagenet 1279-1332 was born to Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (39) and Eleanor of Castile (38) at Woodstock Palace.

On 05 Aug 1301 Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 was born to Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (62) and Margaret of France Queen Consort England 1279-1318 (22) at Woodstock Palace. Coefficient of inbreeding 3.81%.

On 18 Jun 1318 Eleanor of Woodstock Plantagenet 1318-1355 was born to King Edward II of England (34) and Isabella of France Queen Consort England 1295-1358 (23) at Woodstock Palace. She was named for her paternal grandmother Eleanor of Castile (77).

On 29 Sep 1328 Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Princess Wales 1328-1385 was born to Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent 1301-1330 (27) and Margaret Wake Countess Kent 1297-1349 (31) at Woodstock Palace. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307.

On 15 Jun 1330 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince of Wales 1330-1376 was born to King Edward III England (17) and Philippa of Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (15) at Woodstock Palace.

On 16 Jun 1332 Isabella Plantagenet Countess Bedford and Soissons 1332-1382 was born to King Edward III England (19) and Philippa of Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (17) at Woodstock Palace.

On 07 Jan 1355 Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397 was born to King Edward III England (42) and Philippa of Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (40) at Woodstock Palace.

Christmas Court

In Dec 1389 King Richard II of England 1367-1400 (22) held his Christmas Court at Woodstock Palace.

On 30 Dec 1389 John Hastings 3rd Earl Pembroke 1372-1389 (17) was killed in a tournament during the Christmas Court at Woodstock Palace. He was struck in the groin by the lance of Sir John Des. Earl Pembroke 4C 1339 and Baron Manny extinct. His half first cousin twice removed John Hastings de jure 6th Baron Hastings 1328-1393 (61) de jure 6th Baron Hastings. His claim was contested by Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1362-1440 (27) who was the son of Elizabeth Hastings Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1295-1352 (94) daughter of John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny 1st Baron Hastings 1262-1313 his case being that he was of the full blood whereas John Hastings de jure 6th Baron Hastings 1328-1393 (61) was of the half-blood ie Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1362-1440 (27), like John Hastings 3rd Earl Pembroke 1372-1389 (17), was descended from John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny 1st Baron Hastings 1262-1313 and Isabel Valence Baroness Bergavenny Baroness Hastings -1305, whereas John Hastings de jure 6th Baron Hastings 1328-1393 (61) was descended from John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny 1st Baron Hastings 1262-1313 and Isabel Despencer Baroness Hastings and Bergavenny -1334.

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Wriothesley's Chronicle Mary I 1st Year 19 May 1554. 19 May 1554. The xixth of May, beinge Saterday and the eeven of the feast of the Holie Trinitie, Ladye Elizabeth (20) was had out of the Tower and went thorowe London Bridge in her barge at 3 of the clock in the afternoone, lyeinge at Richmond that night; and from thence conveyed to Woodstock, Mr. Benyfield (45)b, Lorde Williams of Tame, and Sir Leonard Chamberlayne, waytinge on her, with iic horsemen, there to remayne at the Queenes pleasure.

b. Sir Henry Bedingfield (45), the recently appointed Constable of the Tower.

Around 1546. William Scrots Painter 1517-1553. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland before her accession painted for her father. Around 1570 Hans Eworth Painter 1520-1574. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland. In 1579 George Gower Painter 1540-1596. The Plimton Sieve Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland. Around 1585 William Segar Painter 1554-1663. Ermine Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland. Around 1592 Marcus Gheeraerts Painter 1562-1636. The Ditchley Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland. After 1585 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland. Around 1563 Steven van der Meulen Painter -1564. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland.

Wyatt's Rebellion Executions

On 22 May 1554 Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland (20) was imprisoned at Woodstock Palace.