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Biography of George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476

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1460 Battle of Wakefield

Battle of Northampton 1460

1462 Warwick becomes Kingmaker

1465 George Neville's Enthronement as Archbishop York

1467 Tournament Bastard of Burgundy

1469 Marriage of George Duke of Clarence and Isabel Neville


Family Trees

Descent

Ancestry

In 1432 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 was born to Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 (32) and Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462 (25)

In 1458 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (26) was appointed as Bishop Exeter

On 03 Dec 1458 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (26) was consecrated as Bishop Exeter

Battle of Northampton 1460

On 10 Jul 1460 the Yorkist army led by the future Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) and including Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (32) , George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (28) , William Neville 1st Earl Kent 1405-1463 (55) , Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (43) , Edward Brooke 6th Baron Cobham 1415-1464 (45) and John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (22) defeated the Lancastrian army at the Battle of Northampton 1460 .
Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (38) was captured.
Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460 (57) was killed . His grandson Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 (5) succeeded as 2nd Duke Buckingham (1C 1444) , 7th Earl Stafford (1C 1351) , 8th Baron Stafford (1C 1299) .
John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford 1417-1460 (42) was killed . His son John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford 1448-1473 (11) succeeded as 3rd Earl Shrewsbury (2C 1442) , 3rd Earl Waterford , 8th Baron Furnivall (1C 1295) , 12th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309) , 9th Baron Talbot (1C 1331)
Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont 1422-1460 (37) was killed .
John Beaumont 1st Viscount Beaumont 1409-1460 (50) was killed . His son William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (22) succeeded as 2nd Viscount Beaumont .
Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (40) fought.
William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (22) and William Norreys 1441-1507 (19) were knighted.
Thomas "Bastard of Exeter" Holland -1460 was executed following the battle.

Battle of Wakefield

On 30 Dec 1460 the Lancastrian army took their revenge for the defeats of the First Battle of St Albans and the Battle of Northampton during the Battle of Wakefield at Sandal Castle, Wakefield, Yorkshire . The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (30) and Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 (39) , and included John Courtenay 15th Earl Devon 1435-1471 (25) and William Gascoigne 1430-1463 (30) , both knighted, and James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde 1420-1461 (40) , John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford 1435-1461 (25) , John Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1410-1461 (50) , Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley 1427-1464 (33) and Thomas St Leger 1440-1483 (20) .
The Yorkist army was heavily defeated.
Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (49) was killed . His son Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) succeeded as 4th Duke York (1C 1385) , 9th Earl Ulster , 3rd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414) .
Thomas Neville 1430-1460 (29) , Thomas Harrington 1400-1460 (60) , William Bonville 6th Baron Harington 1442-1460 (18) and Edward Bourchier -1460 were killed .Following the battle Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 (60) was beheaded by Thomas "Bastard of Exeter" Holland -1460 . William Bonville 1420-1460 (40) was executed . Thomas Parr 1407-1464 (53) fought in the Yorkist army.
Following the battle Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland 1443-1460 (17) was executed by John "Butcher" Clifford (25) by which he gained his sobriquet "Butcher".

In 1461 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (29) was appointed as Lord Chancellor

04 May 1461 . Westminster .Patent Rolls.Edward IV.1461 .Grant for life to the king's (19) kinsman George (29) , bishop of Exeter, from Easter last of the custody of the king's manor manor or lordship of Chiltern Langley, Hertfordshire , with mills, rents, vert and other profits, excepting 250 rabbits yearly for the king's hosehold, at a yearly rent of 50 marks 20d as formerly and 6s 8d besides; with acquittance of repairs and alloanc for any annuity granted out of the manor.By K (19) .

Warwick becomes Kingmaker

Before 09 Dec 1462 Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462 (55) died . Her son Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (34) succeeded as 6th Earl Salisbury (2C 1337) , 8th Baron Montagu , 7th Baron Monthermer adding to the earldom of Warwick he had already acquired through his wife some fourteen years previously. The combined earldoms of Warwick and Salisbury made Warwick the second most powerful man in the Kingdom making him Kingmaker.

On 15 Mar 1465 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (33) was appointed as Archbishop York

George Neville's Enthronement as Archbishop York

On 06 Sep 1465 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (33) was enthroned as Archbishop York at Cawood Castle, Cawood, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire . Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (14) , Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (9) and Richard III King England 1452-1485 (12) were present.

Tournament Bastard of Burgundy

On 08 Jun 1467 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (25) and John "Butcher of England" Tiptoft 1st Earl Worcester 1427-1470 (40) went to Whitehall Palace, Westminster to retrieve the Great Seal from George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (35) .Considered as a slight against the Neville family to whom Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (25) was increasingly distant.

Marriage of George Duke of Clarence and Isabel Neville

On 11 Jul 1469 George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (19) and Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (17) were married (he was her first-cousin once-removed) by George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (37) at the Église Notre-Dame de Calais in Calais witnessed by Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (41) . Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (17) by marriage 1st Duke Clarence (3C 1461) .

On 25 Apr 1472 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (40) was imprisoned at Hammes Castle

On 25 Apr 1472 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (40) arrested charge of treason

On Nov 1474 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (42) returned at England

On 08 Jun 1476 George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (44) died

George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 educated at Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Neville

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

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England 1312-1377

Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 17 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

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

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 15 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 10 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 2 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

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

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

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 Great Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 Great x 5 Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby 1337-1388 Great x 4 Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby 1291-1367 Great x 4 Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1262-1331


Great x 3 GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering Baroness Neville Raby 1267-1329 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby 1304-1374 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley 1267-1347 Great x 2 Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer 1269-1328 Great x 3 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby Great x 5 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy 1299-1352 Great x 5 Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy 1273-1314


Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Baroness Percy Great x 4 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 2 GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy 1303-1365 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314 Great x 6 Grandson of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135


Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Clare Baroness Clifford, Baroness Welles 1276-1327 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 Son of Edward II King England 1284-1327


Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward II King England 1284-1327 Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England 1295-1358 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandMother: Philippa of Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 Great x 5 Granddaughter of Stephen I King England 1094-1154


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland 1286-1337 Great x 4 Grandson of Stephen I King England 1094-1154


Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Valois Count Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault 1294-1342 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403


Great x 2 GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380


Mother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428 Great x 3 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400 Great x 2 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1390


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury 1301-1349


Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Grandison Countess Salisbury 1304-1349


Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu, 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395 Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Monthermer 2nd Baron Monthermer 1301-1340 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Brewes Baroness Monthermer


Great GrandMother: Maud Francis Countess Salisbury 1364-1424


Great x 2 GrandFather: Adam Francis Mayor of London 1326-1375


GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1386-1413 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


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


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


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


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


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


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


Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wake Countess Kent 1297-1349 Great x 3 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


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


Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 Great x 5 Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel 1285-1326 Great x 4 Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Warenne Countess Arundel


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


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


Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth 1282-1322