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1515 Wolsey receives his Cardinal's Hat

Before 1515 Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (25) and Ann Owen 1493-1555 (21) were married.

Before 1515 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (29) and Frideswide Frowyk -1528 were married.

Before 1515 Robert Carey 1457-1540 (57) and Jane Carew 1460-1495 were married.

Before 1515 John Ferrers 1471-1515 (43) and Dorothy Harpur 1470- were married.

In 1515 John Bassett of Tehidy and Umberleigh 1462-1529 and Honor Grenville Viscountess Lisle 1494-1566 (21) were married.

Around 1515 Edward Boleyn 1496- and Anne Tempest 1497-1536 (18) were married.

Around 1515 John Thynne 1515-1580 was born to Thomas Thynne and Margaret Eynns at Church Stretton, Shropshire.

In 1515 William Capell Lord Mayor 1446-1515 (69) died.

Around 1515 Bernard Babington 1515- was born to Anthony Babington 1476-1536 (39) and Catherine Ferrers 1486-1537 (29).

Around 1515 Robert Carey 1515-1586 was born to Robert Carey 1457-1540 (58) and Jane Carew 1460-1495.

Around 1515 John Cheney 1515-1585 was born to Robert Cheney 1488-1552 (26) at Drayton Beauchamp, Buckinghamshire.

In 1515 Thomas Babington 1515-1560 was born to Anthony Babington 1476-1536 (39) and Catherine Ferrers 1486-1537 (29).

In 1515 Thomas Cheney 1485-1558 (30) was appointed as Sheriff Kent.

In 1515 Elizabeth Clifford 1515- was born to Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (22) and Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford 1508-1540 (7) at Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire.

Around 1515 Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540 (30) and Elizabeth Wyckes 1489-1529 (26) were married.

Around 1515 Anthony Denny 1501-1549 (13) educated at St Paul's School, Castle Baynard, City of London.

Around 1515 Katherine Babington 1515-1605 was born to Rowland Babington 1477-1548 (38) and Jane Ridge.

In 1515 John Ferrers 1471-1515 (44) died at Tamworth, Staffordshire.

Around 1515 Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541 was born to Thomas Fiennes -1528 and Jane Dudley.

In 1515 James Berkeley of Thornbury 1472-1515 (42) died.

Around 1515 Elizabeth Fitzherbert 1515-1562 was born to Anthony Fitzherbert 1466-1538 (49) and Maud aka Matilda Cotton 1488-1551 (27) at Norbury, Staffordshire.

In 1515 Margaret Scrope Duchess Suffolk -1515 died.

In 1515 Ralph Scrope 9th Baron Scrope Masham -1515 died. His brother Geoffrey Scrope 10th Baron Scrope Masham 1475-1517 (40) succeeded as 10th Baron Scrope Masham. Eleanor Windsor Baroness Scrope Masham by marriage Baroness Scrope Masham.

In 1515 Roger Foljambe of Linacre Hall 1488-1529 (27) and Helena Coke 1494- were married.

In 1515 William Godolphin 1515-1570 was born to William Godolphin 1486-1570 (29).

In 1515 George Grey 10th Baron Grey Wilton -1515 died. In 1515 His brother Thomas Grey 11th Baron Grey Wilton 1497-1518 (18) succeeded as 11th Baron Grey Wilton (1C 1295).

Around 1515 Thomas Hastings 1515- was born to George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (28) and Anne Stafford Countess Huntingdon 1483-1544 (32).

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

In 1515 Margaret Howard 1515-1572 was born to Edmund Howard 1478-1539 (37) and Joyce Culpepper 1480-1528 (35).

In 1515 Thomas Neville 1475-1542 (40) was appointed as Sheriff Staffordshire.

Around 1515 Richard Neville 1484-1515 (30) died.

Around 1515 Thomas Paston 1515-1550 was born to William Paston 1479-1554 (36) and Bridget Heydon 1485-1554 (30).

In 1515 Henry Stanley 1515-1597 was born to James Stanley 1486-1562 (29) and Anne Hart 1491-1566 (24).

In 1515 James Stanley Bishop Ely 1465-1515 (50) died. He was buried at Ely Chapel, Manchester Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.

Around 1515 Margery Stanley 1464-1515 (51) died.

Around 1515 Maud Stanley 1464-1515 (51) died.

Around 1515 Nicholas Strange 1515-1579 was born to Thomas Strange 1493-1545 (22) and Anne Vaux 1500-1569 (15) at Hunstanton, Norfolk.

In 1515 James Strangeways 1470-1515 (45) died.

In 1515 Anne Talbot 1515- was born to John Talbot 1485-1549 (30) and Margaret Troutbeck 1492-1559 (23).

In 1515 Nicholas Throckmorton 1515-1571 was born to George Throckmorton of Coughton 1488-1552 (26) and Katherine Vaux 1490-1571 (25).

In 1515 Robert Townshend -1556 admitted at Lincoln's Inn, Holborn, Camden, City of London.

Around 1515 William Willoughby 1st Baron Willoughby Parham 1515-1570 was born to Christopher Willoughby 1481-1539 (34) and Elizabeth Tailboys 1490-1546 (25).

In 1515 Anthony Wingfield 1487-1552 (27) was appointed as High Sheriff Norfolk and High Sheriff Suffolk.

Around 1515 John Zouche 1515- was born to John Zouche 8th Baron Zouche Harringworth 1486-1550 (29) and Dorothy Capell Baroness Zouche Harringworth at Harringworth, Northamptonshire.

In 1515 David Cecil 1460-1540 (55) was appointed as Alderman Stamford.

In 1515 David Cecil 1460-1540 (55) was elected as MP Stamford.

In 1515 Hugh Calveley 1435-1515 (80) died.

Around 1515 Roger Copley 1515-1560 was born to Roger Copley 1473-1558 (42).

Around 1515 David Douglas 7th Earl Angus 1515-1558 was born to George Douglas of Pittendreich -1552 and Elizabeth Douglas.

In 1515 Margaret Gamage Baroness Howard 1515-1581 was born to Thomas Gamage 1484-1513 and Margaret St John.

In 1515 Christian II King Denmark, II King Norway 1481-1559 (33) and Isabella Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Denmark, Queen Consort Norway 1501-1526 (13) were married. Isabella Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Denmark, Queen Consort Norway 1501-1526 (13) by marriage Queen Consort Denmark, Queen Consort Norway.

Around 1515 Thomas Ravenscroft 1515-1583 was born.

Around 1515 Anne Rawson 1515-1588 was born to Nicholas Rawson.

Around 1515 Robert Tyrwhitt 1515-1581 was born to William Tyrwhitt 1500-1540 (15).

In 1515 Thomas Weever 1438-1515 (77) died.

In 1515 Nicholas West Bishop Ely 1461-1533 (54) was appointed Bishop Ely.

Around 1515 Cecily Bulstrode 1515- was born to Edward Bulstrode 1474-1517 (41) and Mary Empson.

In 1515 William Coffin MP 1495-1538 (20) was appointed as Gentleman of the Privy Chamber to Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (23).

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 1515 Anne Englefield 1515-1564 was born to Thomas Englefield 1488-1537 (27) and Elizabeth Throckmorton 1500-1543 (14).

In 1515 Thomas Eyre 1454-1515 (61) died.

Around 1515 Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (67) founded at Corpus Christi College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire.

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 1515 Gerard Gore 1515-1607 was born.

In 1515 Erasmus Heveningham 1515-1560 was born to John Heveningham 1480-1536 (35).

Wolsey receives his Cardinal's Hat

In 1515 Cardinal Thomas Wolsey 1473-1530 (41) received his Cardinal's hat at a ceremony attended by Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape 1468-1530 (47) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (32) at Westminster Abbey. .

Around 1590 based on a work of around 1520.Unknown Artist.French.Portrait of Cardinal Thomas Wolsey 1473-1530.

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.

In 1515 Elizabeth Hopton 1515-1564 was born to John Hopton 1470- in Dalby, Leicestershire.

Around 1515 William Sandys 1435-1515 (80) died.

In 1515 George Fitzherbert -1515 died.

Around 1515 Thomas Monke of Potheridge Devon 1515-1583 was born to Anthony Monck of Powdering 1490-1545 (25).

Around 1515 David Drummond 2nd Lord Drummond 1515-1571 was born.

In 1515 Charles I de La Tremoille 1485-1515 (30) died.

Jan 1515

01 Jan 1515

Louis XII King France succeeded by Francis I

On 01 Jan 1515 Louis XII King France 1462-1515 (52) died. His first-cousin once-removed Francis I King France 1494-1547 (20) succeeded as I King France: Capet Valois Angoulême.

06 Jan 1515

On 06 Jan 1515 Edward Jerningham -1515 died.

07 Jan 1515

12 Jan 1515

On 12 Jan 1515 Katherine Courtenay -1515 died.

Feb 1515

On Feb 1515 William Blount 4th Baron Mountjoy 1478-1534 (37) and Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy were married. Alice Keble Baroness Mountjoy by marriage Baroness Mountjoy.

14 Feb 1515

On 14 Feb 1515 Frederick III Elector Palatine 1515-1576 was born to John II Count Palatinate Simmern 1492-1557 (22).

Jun 1515

After Jun 1515 Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (19) and Elizabeth Grey Countess Devon 1505-1519 (10) were married. Elizabeth Grey Countess Devon 1505-1519 (10) by marriage as Earl Devon (4C 1511).

15 Jun 1515

On 15 Jun 1515 Anne Parr Countess Pembroke 1515-1552 was born to Thomas Parr 1483-1517 (32) and Maud Green Baroness Vaux Harrowden 1492-1531 (23).

27 Jun 1515

On 27 Jun 1515 Cardinal Reginald Pole 1500-1558 (15) graduated Magdalene College aka Buckingham.

Jul 1515

22 Jul 1515

On 22 Jul 1515 Mary Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Hungary 1505-1558 (9) was appointed as Queen Consort Hungary.

Aug 1515

03 Aug 1515

On 03 Aug 1515 Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde 1426-1515 (89) died. His first-cousin twice-removed Piers "Red" Butler 8th Earl Ormonde, 1st Earl Ossory 1467-1539 (48) succeeded as 8th Earl Ormonde (1C 1328). Margaret Fitzgerald Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory by marriage Countess Ormonde (1C 1328).

09 Aug 1515

On 09 Aug 1515 William Pole 1515-1587 was born to William Pole 1478-1534 (37).

12 Aug 1515

On 12 Aug 1515 Isabella Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Denmark, Queen Consort Norway 1501-1526 (14) was crowned as Queen Consort Denmark.

19 Aug 1515

On 19 Aug 1515 Louise Valois-Angoulême 1515-1517 was born to Francis I King France 1494-1547 (20) and Claude Valois-Orleans Queen Consort France 1499-1524 (15).

Sep 1515

10 Sep 1515

On 10 Sep 1515 Cardinal Thomas Wolsey 1473-1530 (42) was appointed Cardinal by Pope Leo X (39).

Around 1590 based on a work of around 1520.Unknown Artist.French.Portrait of Cardinal Thomas Wolsey 1473-1530.

22 Sep 1515

On 22 Sep 1515 Anne of Cleves was born to John Marck III Duke Cleves 1490-1538 (24) and Maria Jülich-Berg Duchess Cleves at Dusseldorf.

Around 1539 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (42). Portrait of Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (23).

Oct 1515

07 Oct 1515

On 07 Oct 1515 Duarte Aviz 1515-1540 was born to Manuel "Fortunate" I King Portugal 1469-1521 (46) and Maria Trastámara Queen Consort Portugal 1482-1517 (33).

08 Oct 1515

On 08 Oct 1515 Margaret Erskine 1515-1572 was born to John Erskine 17th Earl Mar 1487-1555 (28) and Margaret Campbell Countess Mar.

On 08 Oct 1515 Margaret Douglas Countess Lennox 1515-1578 was born to Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus 1489-1557 (26) and Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland 1489-1541 (25) at Harbottle Castle, Harbottle, Northumberland.

Around 1525 Unknown Artist.French.Portrait of an Unknown Woman formerly known as Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland 1489-1541 (35).

10 Oct 1515

On 10 Oct 1515 John Cooke -1515 died.

Nov 1515

01 Nov 1515

On 01 Nov 1515 Henry Vavasour 1460-1515 (55) died.

06 Nov 1515

On 06 Nov 1515 Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (26) was appointed as Master of the Horse.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) wearing the Garter and Inter-twined Knots Collar with St George Pendant.Standing three-quarter length, richly dressed in velvet, fur and cloth-of-gold. Holbein has meticulously shown the varied texture of his cloth-of-gold double which is woven into a pomegranate pattern with a variety of different weaves including loops of gold thread. Similarly, he has carefully articulated the band of black satin running down Guildford’s arm against the richer black of the velvet of his sleeve. A lavish use of both shell-gold paint and gold leaf (which has been used to emulate the highlights of the gold thread in the material) emphasises the luxuriousness of the sitter’s dress and his high status. In his right-hand he holds the Comptroller of the Household Staff of Office.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Mary Wotton 1499-1535 (28) when she was thirty-two commissioned with that of her husband Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) possibly to celebrate their marriage.Hung with gold chains and embellished with pearls, Lady Guildford embodies worldly prosperity, and with her prayer book she is also the very image of propriety.

12 Nov 1515

On 12 Nov 1515 Alice Smith 1478-1515 (37) died.

22 Nov 1515

On 22 Nov 1515 Mary of Guise Queen Consort Scotland 1515-1560 was born to Claude Lorraine 1st Duke Guise 1496-1550 (19) and Antoinette Bourbon 1493-1583 (22) at Bar-le-Duc.