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Biography of Henry Howard 1516-1547

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1532 Henry and Anne Visit France

1536 Trial of Anne Boleyn

1536 Pilgrimage of Grace

1542 Catherine Howard Tower of London Executions


Family Trees

Descent

Ancestry

In 1516 Henry Howard 1516-1547 was born to Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (43) and Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (19) at Hunsdon, Hertfordshire .

In 1523 William Compton 1482-1528 (41) served under the Henry Howard 1516-1547 (7) at Scotland

Henry and Anne Visit France

Around Nov 1532 Henry VIII (41) and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (31) met with Francis I King France 1494-1547 (38) at Calais . Henry Howard 1516-1547 (16) was present.

After 21 Apr 1509 Thomas Wriothesley Garter King of Arms -1534 (21) made a drawing of the death of Henry VII (he wasn't present). The drawing shows those present and in some cases provides their arms by which they can be identified. From top left clockwise:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (61)
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (22)
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541 (44)
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538 (27)
Matthew Baker Governor Jersey -1513
John Sharpe of Coggleshall in Essex -1518
Physician holding urine bottle
William Tyler
Hugh Denys
William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) given his age of around nineteen at the King's death. He appears to be holding a Staff of Office although sources state he wasn't appointed Gentleman Usher, in which role he would have a Staff of Office, until Henry VIII's Coronation in Jun 1509.
The Arms below him are Quarterly 1 Lozengy argent & gules (FitzWilliam); 2 Arms of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 3 Quartered 1 possibly Plantagent with white border ie Holland 2 and 3 Tibetot, 4 Unknown, overall a star for difference indicating third son. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 (41) daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 . It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) . William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was the childhood companion of Henry VIII (17) .
Physician holding urine bottle

Around 1533 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (36) . Drawing of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (17) .

Around 1533 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (36) . Drawing of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (17) .

Pilgrimage of Grace

In 1536 the North rose against religious policies of Henry VIII (44) . Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48) condemned the traitors. John Neville 3rd Baron Latimer Snape 1493-1543 (42) was implicated. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63) , Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) and Edmund Knyvet 1508-1551 (28) undertook the suppression of the rebels.

In 1569 Unknown Artist . Posthumous portrait of Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 .

Before 10 Mar 1536 Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) and Frances Vere 1517-1577 (19) were married .

On 10 Mar 1536 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) and Frances Vere 1517-1577 (19) at Kenninghall Palace, Kenninghall, Norfolk .

Trial of Anne Boleyn

On 15 May 1536 Queen Anne Boleyn (35) tried at the King's Hall in the Tower of London . .
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63) was appointed Lord High Steward and presided. Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) attended. Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539 (44) was one of the judges. Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565 (34) was the principal witness.
The jurors were:
Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (52)
Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (24)
Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541 (21)
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (49)
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (44)
John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (56)
Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38)
Henry Parker 11th Baron Marshal, 10th Baron Morley 1481-1556 (55)
Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (27)
Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 (28)
John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65)
Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth 1501-1551 (35)
Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (40)
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527
Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh 1488-1550 (48)
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40)
William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (60)
Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 (24)
Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48)
Edward Powers Lord Powers
William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 (66)
Thomas Ware
Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor 1467-1543 (69)
George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (39) .

Around 1538 Katherine Howard Baroness Berkeley 1538-1596 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (22) and Frances Vere 1517-1577 (21)

On 25 Feb 1540 Henry Howard 1st Earl Northampton 1540-1614 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (24) and Frances Vere 1517-1577 (23) at Shottesham, Norfolk

In 1541 Henry Howard 1516-1547 (25) was appointed 307th Knight Garter: Henry VIII .

Catherine Howard Tower of London Executions

On 13 Feb 1542 Catherine Howard (19) and Jane Parker Viscountess Rochford 1505-1542 (37) were beheaded at Tower Green . Henry Howard 1516-1547 (26) attended. They were both buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London .

On 30 Jan 1543 Margaret Howard Baroness Scrope Bolton 1543-1591 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (27) and Frances Vere 1517-1577 (26)

In 1546 Unknown Artist . Italian. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (30) wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter . His right , his left .

On 19 Jan 1547 Henry Howard 1516-1547 (31) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London . He was buried at Church of St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham, Suffolk . He had follisshly added the arms of Edward the Confessor to his own arms. he was charged with treasonably quartering the royal arms. His father survived sentence since the King died the day before it was due to take place.

On 25 Aug 1554 Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (81) died at Kenninghall, Norfolk . He was buried at Church of St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham, Suffolk . His grandson Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (18) succeeded as 4th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483) , 3rd Earl Surrey (3C 1483) .

On Nov 1558 Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (61) died

Around 1575 based on a work of 1546. Unknown Artist . Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 .

Around 1575 based on a work of 1546. Unknown Artist . After William Scrots 1517-1553 . Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 . The Arms on his right . On the left .

Around 1575 based on a work of 1546. Unknown Artist . After William Scrots 1517-1553 . Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 . The Arms on his right . On the left .

On 30 Jun 1577 Frances Vere 1517-1577 (60) died at Soham, Cambridgeshire . He was buried at St Mary and All Saints, Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire .

Jane Howard Countess Westmoreland -1593 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 and Frances Vere 1517-1577

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Howard

Descendants Family Trees:

Jacquetta of Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of David I King Scotland 1084-1153

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 Great x 6 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 Great x 5 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 Great x 4 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Howard 1385-1437 Great x 4 Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


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


Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Tendring 1365-1426


Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Mowbray Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1388-1459 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 Great x 2 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns -1465


Great x 2 GrandFather: William Moleyns 1378-1425


GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497 Great x 8 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1416-1445


Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip Tilney 1400-1453


Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1370-1406


Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473 Great x 7 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 2 GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney 1396-1461


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cheney 1368-1399


Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne 1394-1422 Great x 6 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Cockayne Chief Baron 1360-1429


Great x 3 GrandMother: Ida Grey 1368-1426 Great x 5 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Mother: Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 Great x 5 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


GrandFather: Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 Great x 4 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 Great x 3 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1425-1458 Great x 2 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460 Great Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Neville Duchess Buckingham Great Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1437-1474 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455 Great Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497 Great x 6 Granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272


Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1385-1441


Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448


Great x 2 GrandMother: Jacquetta of Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 Great x 5 Granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272


Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 Great x 4 Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272


Great x 3 GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 Great x 5 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


GrandMother: Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489 Great x 3 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 Great x 2 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland 1393-1455 Great x 2 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland 1397-1472 Great Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings Countess Northumberland 1422-1480 Great x 6 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Poynings 1400-1429 Great x 5 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley Countess Arundel 1382-1455 Great x 5 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great GrandMother: Maud Herbert Countess Northumberland 1458-1485 Great x 9 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-1469


Great x 3 GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert 1380-1445


Great x 3 GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon


Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Devereux 1430-1486 Great x 8 Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1387-1459 Great x 7 Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury