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Exeter Cathedral, Exeter

Around 13 Apr 1214 Simon Apulia Bishop Exeter -1223 was elected Bishop Exeter.

On 05 Oct 1214 Simon Apulia Bishop Exeter -1223 was consecrated as Bishop Exeter.

Around 1220 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter 1220-1280 was elected Bishop Exeter.

On 23 Feb 1258 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter 1220-1280 (38) was enthroned Bishop Exeter at Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

On 23 Feb 1258 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter 1220-1280 (38) was consecrated Bishop Exeter by Boniface Savoy Archbishop Canterbury 1217-.

On 22 Jul 1280 Walter Branscombe Bishop Exeter 1220-1280 (60) died at Bishopsteignton. He was buried in Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

On 11 Aug 1300 Isabel Vere Baroness Okehampton 1222-1300 (78) died at Okehampton. He was buried at Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

In 1302 William Pontington Canon Exeter -1307 was appointed Preceptor Exeter Cathedral.

Before 1307 William Pontington Canon Exeter -1307 was appointed Canon Exeter Cathedral.

In 1308 Walter Stapleton Bishop 1261-1326 (46) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

In 1326 James Berkeley Bishop Exeter -1327 was appointed Bishop Exeter.

On 10 Aug 1327 John Grandison Bishop Exeter 1292-1369 (35) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

On 18 Oct 1327 John Grandison Bishop Exeter 1292-1369 (35) was consecrated Bishop Exeter.

On 16 Jul 1369 John Grandison Bishop Exeter 1292-1369 (77) died. He was buried at Exeter Cathedral, Exeter. His Nephew Thomas Grandison 4th Baron Grandison 1339-1375 (30) succeeded 4th Baron Grandison. Margaret Caru Baroness Grandison by marriage Baroness Grandison.

On 18 Feb 1383 John Dinham 1359-1428 (24) killed John Broun (his father's murderer) at Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

On 15 Jan 1395 Edmund Stafford Bishop Exeter 1344-1419 (51) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

On 03 Sep 1419 Edmund Stafford Bishop Exeter 1344-1419 (75) died. He was buried at Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

In 1457 John Hales Bishop Coventry and Lichfield 1400- (57) was appointed Dean Exeter in which post he remained until 1459.

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

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

In 1478 Peter Courtenay Bishop Exeter, Bishop Winchester -1492 was appointed Bishop Exeter.

In Nov 1478 Lionel Woodville Bishop Salisbury 1447-1484 (31) was appointed Dean Exeter which he held until 1482.

In 1487 Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (39) was elected Bishop Exeter.

After 21 Apr 1509 Thomas Wriothesley Garter King of Arms -1534 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:

On 24 Nov 1504 Hugh Oldham Bishop Exeter 1452-1519 (52) was elected Bishop Exeter.

On 12 Jan 1505 Hugh Oldham Bishop Exeter 1452-1519 (53) was consecrated Bishop Exeter.

In 1519 John Harman Bishop Exeter 1462-1555 (57) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

In 1535 George Carew Archdeacon Totnes, Archdeacon Exeter 1498-1583 (37) was appointed Canon Exeter Cathedral.

In 1556 George Carew Archdeacon Totnes, Archdeacon Exeter 1498-1583 (58) was appointed Archdeacon Exeter.

In 1571 George Carew Archdeacon Totnes, Archdeacon Exeter 1498-1583 (73) was appointed Dean Exeter.

In 1627 Joseph Hall Bishop 1574-1656 (52) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

Baptism of Henrietta Maria

On 21 Jul 1644 Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans 1644-1670 was baptised at Exeter Cathedral, Exeter. John Berkeley 1st Baron Berkeley 1602-1678 (42) attended.

Around 1662 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (43). Portrait of Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans 1644-1670 (17). One of the Windsor Beauties.

Around 1672 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (53). Postumous portrait of Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans 1644-1670Commissioned by her brother Charles II King Scotland and presented by him in the Council ChamberWhere it still hangs today, in recognition of her birth in Bedford House, Exeter, the town house of the William Russell 1st Duke Bedford 1616-1700 (55)Who had given her mother refuge during the dangerous years before her father's execution in 1649.

In 1661 Seth Ward Bishop Exeter, Bishop Salisbury 1617-1689 (44) was appointed Dean Exeter.

In 1662 Seth Ward Bishop Exeter, Bishop Salisbury 1617-1689 (45) was consecrated Bishop Exeter.

In 1681 Richard Annesley 3rd Baron Altham 1655-1701 (26) was appointed Dean Exeter.

In 1689 Jonathan Trelawny Bishop 3rd Baronet 1650-1721 (38) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

Around 1720 Godfrey Kneller Painter 1646-1723. Portrait of Jonathan Trelawny Bishop 3rd Baronet 1650-1721 (69).

In 1703 William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737 (45) was appointed Dean Exeter.

Before 1737 Thomas Gibson 1680-1751. Portrait of William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737.

In 1762 Frederick Keppel Bishop Exeter 1728-1777 (33) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

On Mar 1797 Reginald Courtenay Bishop Bristol, Bishop Exeter 1741-1803 (55) was appointed Bishop Exeter.

General Photos of Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter

On 16 Sep 1360 William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton 1309-1361 (50) died. He was buried in the Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter. His Son Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton 1341-1373 (19) succeeded 2nd Earl Northampton (3C 1337). Joan Fitzalan Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Countess Northampton 1347-1419 (13) by marriage Countess Northampton (3C 1337).

On 02 May 1377 Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (73) died at Exeter. He was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter. His Grandson Edward "Blind Earl" Courtenay 11th Earl Devon 1357-1419 (20) succeeded 11th Earl Devon (2C Courtenay). Maud Camoys Countess Devon by marriage as Earl Devon (2C Courtenay). Monument to Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (73) and Margaret Bohun Countess Devon 1311-1391 (66) in the Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.Note the de Bohun Swans on which her feet rest.

On 02 May 1377 Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (73) died at Exeter. He was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter. His Grandson Edward "Blind Earl" Courtenay 11th Earl Devon 1357-1419 (20) succeeded 11th Earl Devon (2C Courtenay). Maud Camoys Countess Devon by marriage as Earl Devon (2C Courtenay). Monument to Hugh Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1303-1377 (73) and Margaret Bohun Countess Devon 1311-1391 (66) in the Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.Note the de Bohun Swans on which her feet rest.

On 02 Feb 1405 Peter Courtenay 1346-1405 (59) died. He was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter.

In 1458 Thomas Courtenay 13th Earl Devon 1414-1458 (44) died at Abingdon Abbey, Abingdon. He was buried at Courtenay Chantry Chapel, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter. His Son Thomas Courtenay 14th Earl Devon 1432-1461 (26) succeeded 14th Earl Devon (2C Courtenay).