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1500-1509 Death of Prince Arthur and Henry VII

Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon

Wriothesley's Chronicle Volume 1 Henry VII. 1501. This 1501, the 14 Nov 1501, Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (14) was married at Old St Paul's Cathedral, in London, to the Ferdinand II King Aragon 1452-1516 (48) third daughter, named Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (15). And in Easter weeke followinge the saide Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (14) deceased at Ludlowe, in Wales, and was buried at Chantry Chapel of Prince Arthur. See Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon, Death of Prince Arthur.

Around 1492. Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (32). Portrait of Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (6).

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

On 14 Nov 1501 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (15) and Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (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 Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (15) and Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (15) resided at Tickenhill Manor, Bewdley for a month.
Thereafter they travelled to Ludlow.

Around 1750. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. The City from near the Terrace of Somerset House, Strand with St Paul's Cathedral.

Around 1754. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. St Paul's Cathedral.

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

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.

Death of Prince Arthur

Wriothesley's Chronicle Volume 1 Henry VII. 1501. This 1501, the 14 Nov 1501, Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (14) was married at Old St Paul's Cathedral, in London, to the Ferdinand II King Aragon 1452-1516 (48) third daughter, named Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (15). And in Easter weeke followinge the saide Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (14) deceased at Ludlowe, in Wales, and was buried at Chantry Chapel of Prince Arthur. See Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon, Death of Prince Arthur.

Around 1492. Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (32). Portrait of Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (6).

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

On 02 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (15) died at Ludlow Castle, Ludlow. . The cause of death unknown other than being reported as "a malign vapour which proceeded from the air". Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (16) had recovered.

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 body was transported from Ludlow to Worcester Cathedral via the River Servern in a special wagon upholstered in black and drawn by six horses, also caparisoned in black.

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 funeral was held at St Laurence's Church, Ludlow presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln 1460-1514 (42). George Grey 2nd Earl Kent 1454-1505 (48), George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (34), Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent 1481-1524 (21), John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis 1485-1504 (17) and Richard Pole 1462-1504 (40) attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (59) was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard 1476-1513 (26) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (19) carried The Canopy.

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.

Trial of James Tyrrell

On 02 May 1502 James Tyrrell 1455-1502 (47) conFessd to the murder of the Princes in the Tower at Guildhall, Cheapside during the Trial of James Tyrrell attended by Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (45) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (36).

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck 1499-1525 (10) is believed to have painted the portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1520 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1675 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503. From a work of 1500.

On 06 May 1502 James Tyrrell 1455-1502 (47) was executed.

Death of Elizabeth of York Queen Consort

Wriothesley's Chronicle Volume 1 Henry VII. 1503. This 1503, in 11 Feb 1503, died Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (36) at the Tower of London, lyeinge in childebedd of a daughter named Katherine Tudor 1503-1503 (the 8th day after her birth), and was buried at Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey; and on Passion Sundaye a peace made betwene the Maximilian Habsburg I Holy Roman Emperor 1459-1519 (43) and the Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (45) duringe their lyves, solemnized upon a great oathe at the High Alter, Choir, Old St Paul's Cathedral. See Death of Elizabeth of York Queen Consort.

Around 1675 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503. From a work of 1500.

Around 1735. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. The Interior of the Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey.

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck 1499-1525 (10) is believed to have painted the portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1520 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

On 02 Feb 1503 Katherine Tudor 1503-1503 was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (46) and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (36) at the Tower of London.
On 10 Feb 1503 Katherine Tudor 1503-1503 died.
On 11 Feb 1503 (her birthday) Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (36) died from childbirth. She was buried on 24 Feb 1503 in the Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey.

Margaret Tudor's journey to Scotland

On 27 Jun 1503 Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland 1489-1541 (13) left for Scotland at Richmond Palace, Richmond accompanied by Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (26), Edward Howard 1476-1513 (27), Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape 1468-1530 (35) and Ralph Ogle 3rd Baron Ogle 1468-1512 (34). .

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

Before 1537 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543. Portrait of Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539.

Marriage of James IV of Scotland and Margaret Tudor

On 08 Aug 1503 Robert Cunningham 2nd Earl Glencairn 1451-1490 was restored 2nd Earl Glencairn at Holyrood Abbey, Holyrood. .

On 08 Aug 1503 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (30) and Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland 1489-1541 (13) were married (he was her Third-Cousin) at Holyrood Abbey, Holyrood. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (60) and James Hamilton 1st Earl Arran 1475-1529 (28) were present.

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

Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 18 Feb 1504 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (12) was created as Prince Wales and Earl Chester (8C 1504). John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (24) was created as Knight of the Bath. Richard Empson 1450-1510 (54) was knighted. .

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:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538
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 closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 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 was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471. It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 was the childhood companion of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547.
Physician holding urine bottle

1536 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (39). Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44).

1540 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (43).Miniature portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (48).

Around 1525 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (33).

Death of Henry VII

On 21 Apr 1509 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (52) died of tuberculosis at Richmond Palace, Richmond. His Son Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (17) succeeded VIII King England and Ireland: Tudor.

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck 1499-1525 (10) is believed to have painted the portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1520 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

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:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538
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 closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 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 was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471. It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 was the childhood companion of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547.
Physician holding urine bottle

1536 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (39). Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (44).

1540 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (43).Miniature portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (48).

Around 1525 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (33).

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:

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:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538
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 closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 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 was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471. It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 was the childhood companion of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547.
Physician holding urine bottle

Funeral of Henry VII

On 11 May 1509 Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 was buried in the Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey. Henry Willoughby 1451-1528 (58) and Anthony Wingfield 1487-1552 (21) attended.The ladies given mantelets and kerchiefs were as follows:
Household of Mary Tudor:
Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533 (13)
Catherine York 1479-1527 (29)
Elizabeth Stafford Viscountess Fitzwalter 1479-1532 (30). Possibly Margaret Whetehill.
Anne Percy 1444-1522 (65) or Anne Percy Countess Arundel 1485-1552 (23)
Elizabeth Hussey Countess Kent -1516
Eleanor Pole 1462-
Mary Brandon
Elizabeth Empson
Mary Scrope 1476-1548 (33)
Jane Popincourt -1516
Alice Vaux -1543
Household of the Princess of Wales Catherine of Aragon:
Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (23)
Agnes or Inez Vanegas
Maria Salinas Baroness Willoughby Eresby
Household of Margaret Beaufort the King's Mother:
Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond 1443-1509 (65)
Joan Vaux "Mother Guildford" 1463-1538 (46)
Mary Hussey Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1484-.

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck 1499-1525 (10) is believed to have painted the portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1520 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1735. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. The Interior of the Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey.

In 1544 Master John Painter. Portrait of Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533.

Around 1492. Juan de Flandes 1440-1519 (32). Portrait of Catherine of Aragon Queen Consort England 1485-1536 (6).

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

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck 1499-1525 (10). Portrait of Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond 1443-1509 in the Masters Lodge, St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford.Commissioned by John Fisher Bishop Rochester 1469-1535 (40). Note the Beaufort Arms on the wall beneath which is the Beafort Portcullis. Repeated in the window.She is wearing widow's clothes, or possibly that of a convent; Gabled Headress with Lappets. On 29 Mar 2019, St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, which she founded, announced the portrait was original work by Wewyck.