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Biography of Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543

CONTENT

1525 Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

1536 Trial of Anne Boleyn

1537 Funeral of Jane Seymour


Family Trees

Descent

Ancestry

Around 1492 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 was born to George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley 1470-1513 (22) and Anne St Leger Baroness Ros Helmsley 1476-1526 (15)

On 27 Oct 1513 George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley 1470-1513 (43) died . He was buried at St Leger Chantry, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire . On 27 Oct 1513 His son Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (21) succeeded as 12th Baron Ros Helmsley .

Before 1523 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (30) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (27) were married . Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (27) by marriage Baroness Ros Helmsley .

Around 1525 Gertrude Manners Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford 1525-1567 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (30) in Helmsley Castle, Helmsley, Yorkshire .

On 24 Apr 1525 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was appointed 286th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy (6) , Henry VIII's illegitimate son, was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset , 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) at Bridewell Palace by his father Henry VIII (33) .
Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (32) was created 1st Earl Cumberland , Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle .
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525) .
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525) .
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 (47) carried the Sword of State. Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (41) , Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47) ,
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (52) , William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.
Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (8) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 (6) were married (he was her half third-cousin) at Bridewell Palace .

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

1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30) . Portrait of Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (48) wearing a Lancastrian Esses Collar with Beaufort Portcullis and Tudor Rose Pendant .

Around 1526 Elizabeth Manners 1526-1570 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (34) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (31)

On 21 Apr 1526 Anne St Leger Baroness Ros Helmsley 1476-1526 (50) died . She was buried at St Leger Chantry, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire .

On 23 Sep 1526 Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (34) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (31)

In 1527 Anne Manners 1527-1549 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (35) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (32) at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire .

In 1527 John Manners 1527-1611 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (35) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (32) .

Around 1530 Frances Manners Baroness Bergavenny 1530-1576 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (38) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (35) at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire

Around 1535 Roger Manners 1535-1607 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (43) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (40) at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire

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 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 . Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 .

In 1550 Hans Eworth 1520-1574 (30) . Portrait Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 (37) with the motto Invidia Torquet Autorem meaning Let envy torment its author.

Around 1565 Unknown Artist .Anglo-Netherlandish.Portrait of Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 (52) .

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

Around 1538 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (41) . Drawing of George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (41) .

In 1537 Thomas Manners 1537-1591 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (45) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (42) at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire

Funeral of Jane Seymour

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 was buried in the Henry VIII Vault in St George's Chapel in Windsor .
Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) was Chief Mourner.
Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) , John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (58) , Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (20) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) , Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (45) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (39) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) attended.

In Jul 1539 Catherine Manners 1539-1547 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (47) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (44) at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire .

On 20 Sep 1543 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (51) died . He was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church, Bottesford, Leicestershire . Garter Robes with his Leg Garter .
His son Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (16) succeeded as 2nd Earl Rutland (3C 1525) , 13th Baron Ros Helmsley .

In 1551 Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (56) died .She was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church, Bottesford, Leicestershire

Isabel Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Manners

Maternal Family Tree: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

Descendants Family Trees:

Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 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 4 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley 1470-1513 Great x 6 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandFather: Robert Manners 1447-1495


Great GrandFather: Robert Manners 1408-1462


GrandMother: Eleanor Ros Great x 5 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley 1427-1464 Great x 5 Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272


Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Ros 8th Baron Ros Helmsley 1407-1430 Great x 4 Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Ros 6th Baron Ros Helmsley 1370-1414 Great x 3 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Fitzalan Baroness Ros Helmsley 1372-1439 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272


Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 Great x 4 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Philippa Tiptoft Baroness Ros Helmsley 1423-1487 Great x 4 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft -1443


Great x 3 GrandFather: Pain Tiptoft -1413


Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Wrothe


Great x 2 GrandMother: Joyce Charleton Baroness Tiptoft 1404-1446 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton 1370-1421 Great x 3 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster 1370-1405 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Mother: Anne St Leger Baroness Ros Helmsley 1476-1526 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


GrandFather: Thomas St Leger 1440-1483 Great x 6 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: John St Leger 1395-1441 Great x 5 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Arnold St Leger 1374-1395 Great x 4 Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Arnold St Leger 1352-1399


Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Charleton 1352-1374 Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Margery Donet


Great x 2 GrandFather: James Donet -1409


GrandMother: Anne York Duchess Exeter 1439-1476 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 Great Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 Great x 6 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge 1390-1411 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster 1374-1398 Great Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster 1370-1405 Great x 2 Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 Great Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 Great x 5 Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


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


Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby Great x 5 Granddaughter of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403