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Before 1501 Richard Wentworth 6th Baron Despencer 1480-1528 (20) and Anne Tyrrell Baroness Despencer were married .

Before 1501 Henry Sacheverell 1475-1558 (25) and Elizabeth Montgomery 1476- were married .

Before 1501 John Clinton 7th Baron Clinton 1470-1514 (30) and Anne West Baroness Clinton were married . Anne West Baroness Clinton by marriage Baroness Clinton .

In 1501 Richard Bulkeley 1501-1547 was born to Rowland Bulkeley 1461-1537 (40) and Alice Beconsall

Around 1501 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was born to Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (24) and Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 (21)

Around 1501 Thomas Cockayne 1501- was born to Thomas Cockayne 1477-1537 (24) and Barbara Fitzherbert

Around 1501 Catherine Blount 1501- was born to John Blount 1469-1531 (32) and Catherine Peshall -1540

Around 1501 Elizabeth Darcy 1501- was born to Thomas Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Templehurst 1467-1537 (34) and Edith Sandys Baroness Darcy Darcy Templehurst -1529

Around 1501 Agnes Digby 1501- was born to Simon Digby 1471-1519 (30) at Coleshill, Warwickshire .

In 1501 Elizabeth Grey 1440-1501 (61) died .

Around 1501 Reginald Hussey 1501- was born to John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford 1465-1537 (36) and Margaret Blount 1474-1509 (26)

In 1501 Susan Neville 1501-1560 was born to Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape 1468-1530 (33) and Anne Stafford 1471-

Around 1501 Anne Dacre Baroness Conyers 1501-1548 was born to Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525 (33) and Elizabeth Greystoke Baroness Dacre Gilsland

Around 1501 William Sacheverell 1501-1558 was born to Henry Sacheverell 1475-1558 (26) and Elizabeth Montgomery 1476- .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) died

In 1501 Thomas Astley 1501-1558 was born to Richard Astley 1475-1531 (26) in Everley, Wiltshire .

In 1501 Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth 1501-1551 was born to Richard Wentworth 6th Baron Despencer 1480-1528 (21) and Anne Tyrrell Baroness Despencer at Nettlestead, Suffolk

In 1501 Joan Courtenay 1411-1501 (89) died at Haccombe, Devon .

In 1501 Margaret Drummond 1475-1501 (26) died

Around 1501 James "Lame" Butler 9th Earl Ormonde, 2nd Earl Ossory 1501-1546 was born to Piers "Red" Butler 8th Earl Ormonde, 1st Earl Ossory 1467-1539 (34) and Margaret Fitzgerald Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory .

In 1501 James Stewart 1st Earl Moray 1499-1544 (2) was created 1st Earl Moray (3C 1501) .

In 1501 Andrew Moray Stewart Bishop Moray 1443-1501 (58) died

Around 1501 William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1501-1570 was born to Richard Herbert 1442-1510 (59) and Margaret Cradock .

In 1501 Catherine Valois 1449-1501 (52) died .

In 1501 Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury -1503 was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

In 1501 Alice Fitzwilliam 1501-1536 was born to Thomas Fitzwilliam 1474-1513 (27) and Anne Pakenham 1485-1544 (16) at Steeton, Yorkshire .

Around 1501 Stephen Gardiner Bishop Winchester 1483-1555 (18) educated at Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Around 1501 Nicholas Heath Archbishop York 1501-1578 was born

Around 1501 William Tracy 1501-1557 was born at Toddington, Gloucestershire .

Around 1501 Agnes Dudley 1454-1501 (47) died

In 1501 Anthony Heveningham 1501-1557 was born to John Heveningham 1480-1536 (21)

In 1501 Alice Middleton 1501-1563 was born to John Middleton Merchant of Calais 1460-1509 in Bottisham, Staine, Cambridgeshire .

In 1501 John Sapcote 1448-1501 (53) died

In 1501 Richard Sapcote 1483-1542 (18) and Alice Vaux -1543 were married

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

In 1501 John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) was buried at All Saints' Church, Strelley, Nottinghamshire .Monument to John Strelley 1456-1501 (45) and Sanchia Willoughby 1452-1533 (49) . Fluted Period .Described as the finest alabaster monument in the country. Chellaston alabaster. Bare headed, bobbed hair to the shoulder. Feet resting on a Lion , two fine Bedesmen, one male, one female;possibly Harpur and Moorecock of Burton on Trent .Great helm with Saracen's Head Crest , strangled as denoted by the tongue out.Extended mantling. Four arms above the effigies represent, from left to right:
Strelley impaled Kempe - his father Robert Strelley 1423-1488 and his mother Isabel Kempe -1459
Strelley impaled Willoughby - John and his wife
Strelley impaled Pierrepoint - John's paternal great-grandfather Nicholas Strelley -1430 and great-grandmother Elizabeth Pierrepoint .

Around 1501 Roger Corbet 1501-1538 was born to Robert Corbet 1477-1513 (24) and Elizabeth Vernon 1475-1563 (26)

After 1501 William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (25) and Elizabeth Willoughby Baroness Dinham -1509 were married .

Feb 1501

01 Feb 1501

On 01 Feb 1501 Sigismund Wittelsbach Duke Bavaria 1439-1501 (62) died . His brother Albert Wittelsbach IV Duke Bavaria 1447-1508 (53) succeeded as IV Duke Bavaria . Kunigunde Habsburg Duchess Bavaria 1465-1520 (36) by marriage Duchess Bavaria .

04 Feb 1501

On 04 Feb 1501 Edward Knyvet 1470-1501 (31) died

10 Feb 1501

On 10 Feb 1501 William Babthorpe 1463-1501 (38) died .

On 10 Feb 1501 Robert Harrington 1465-1501 (36) died at Exton, Rutlandshire .

Mar 1501

21 Mar 1501

On 21 Mar 1501 Elizabeth Braye 1501- was born to Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye 1484-1539 (17)

On 21 Mar 1501 Anne Braye Baroness Cobham 1501- was born to Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye 1484-1539 (17)

28 Mar 1501

On 28 Mar 1501 Jean III Count Auvergne 1467-1501 (34) died

Jun 1501

08 Jun 1501

On 08 Jun 1501 George Gordon 2nd Earl Huntley 1455-1501 (46) died . His son Alexander Gordon 3rd Earl Huntley -1524 succeeded as 3rd Earl Huntley . Jean Stewart Countess Huntley by marriage Countess Huntley .

26 Jun 1501

Around 26 Jun 1501 John Dudley 1427- and Elizabeth Bramshott were married at Arundel Castle, Arundel, Sussex .

Jul 1501

18 Jul 1501

On 18 Jul 1501 Isabella Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Denmark, Queen Consort Norway 1501-1526 was born to Philip "Handsome, Fair" King Castile 1478-1506 (22) and Joanna "The Mad" Trastámara Queen Castile 1479-1555 (22) at Brussels .

Around 1498 . Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (38) . Portrait of Joanna "The Mad" Trastámara Queen Castile 1479-1555 (19) .

Aug 1501

On Aug 1501 Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (53) was elected Bishop Winchester

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

14 Aug 1501

On 14 Aug 1501 Louis Bourbon 1483-1501 (18) died .

Oct 1501

02 Oct 1501

On 02 Oct 1501 Catherine of Aragon (15) landed at Plymouth, Devon

Around 1492 . Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (32) . Portrait of Catherine of Aragon (6) .

Around 1520 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (34) .

14 Oct 1501

On 14 Oct 1501 Andrew Albret 1501-1503 was born to Jean III King Navarre 1469-1516 (32) and Catherine Grailly I Queen Navarre -1517 .

20 Oct 1501

On 20 Oct 1501 William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 (51) was appointed as Bishop London

Before 1532 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (34) . Portrait of William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 (81) .

Around 1620 based on a work of 1526. Unknown Artist . Portrait of William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 .

Nov 1501

Before Nov 1501 Anne Harrington 1463-1501 (38) died

On Nov 1501 George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (14) was appointed as Knight of the Bath .

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

09 Nov 1501

On 09 Nov 1501 Catherine of Aragon (15) arrived at London

Around 1492 . Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (32) . Portrait of Catherine of Aragon (6) .

Around 1520 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (34) .

14 Nov 1501

Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon

On 14 Nov 1501 Arthur Prince of Wales (15) and Catherine of Aragon (15) were married at St Paul's Cathedral by Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury -1503 assisted by William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 (51) and a further eighteen bishops.
Cecily York Viscountess Welles 1469-1507 (32) bore the train, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (24) was Chief Answerer. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (18) and Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (23) attended.
Thomas Englefield Speaker of the House of Commons 1453-1514 was appointed Knight of the Bath
Immediately after their marriage Arthur Prince of Wales (15) and Catherine of Aragon (15) resided at Tickenhill Manor, Bewdley, Worcestershire for a month.
Thereafter they travelled to Ludlow, Shropshire .

Around 1492 . Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (32) . Portrait of Catherine of Aragon (6) .

Around 1520 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (34) .

Before 1532 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (34) . Portrait of William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 (81) .

Around 1620 based on a work of 1526. Unknown Artist . Portrait of William Warham Archbishop Canterbury 1450-1532 .

Around 1538 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (41) . Drawing of the wife of Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (55) . He had three wives. The sitter is believed to his third wife.

25 Nov 1501

On 25 Nov 1501 Walter Kerr Laird of Cessford 1445-1501 (56) died