Biography of Henry Howard 1516-1547

1495 Edward IV's Daughter's Marriages

1532 Henry and Anne Visit France

1533 Marriage of Henry Fitzroy and Mary Howard

1536 Trial of Anne Boleyn and her brother George

1536 Pilgrimage of Grace

1542 Catherine Howard Tower of London Executions


Family Trees

Descent

Ancestry

Edward IV's Daughter's Marriages

On 04 Feb 1495 [his father] Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (22) and Anne York 1475-1511 (19) were married.

In 1513 [his father] Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (40) and [his mother] Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (16) were married.

In 1516 Henry Howard 1516-1547 was born to [his father] Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (43) and [his mother] Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (19) at Hunsdon.

In 1523 William Compton 1482-1528 (41) served under the Henry Howard 1516-1547 (7) at Scotland.

Henry and Anne Visit France

Around Nov 1532 Henry VIII (41) and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England (31) met with Francis I King France 1494-1547 (38) at Calais. Henry Howard 1516-1547 (16) was present. .

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

Around 1580 based on a work of around 1534.Unknown Artist. Portrait of Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England.

Around 1533 Hans Holbein The Younger Painter 1497-1543 (36). Drawing of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (17).

Around 1533 Hans Holbein The Younger Painter 1497-1543 (36). Drawing of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (17).

Marriage of Henry Fitzroy and Mary Howard

On 28 Nov 1533 Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke Richmond and Somerset 1519-1536 (14) and [his sister] Mary Howard Duchess Richmond and Somerset 1519-1557 (14) were married (he was her third-cousin). Mary Howard Duchess Richmond and Somerset 1519-1557 (14) by marriage Duchess of Richmond and Somerset. Another coup for the Howard Family especially in view of Henry Fitzroy being considered by some as a possible heir in view of Anne Boleyn's
.

Pilgrimage of Grace

In 1536 the North rose against religious policies of Henry VIII (44). Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48) condemned the traitors. John Neville 3rd Baron Latimer Snape 1493-1543 (42) was implicated. [his father] Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63), Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) and Edmund Knyvet 1508-1551 (28) undertook the suppression of the rebels.

Before 10 Mar 1536 Henry Howard 1516-1547 and [his wife] Frances Vere 1517-1577 were married.

On 10 Mar 1536 [his son] Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) and [his wife] Frances Vere 1517-1577 (19) at Kenninghall Palace, Kenninghall.

Trial of Anne Boleyn and her brother George

On 15 May 1536 Queen Anne Boleyn (35) tried at the King's Hall in the Tower of London.
[his father] 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 of 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
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).
She was found guilty and sentenced to be beheaded. John Spelman Judge 1480-1546 (56) signed the death warrant.

After Anne's trial her brother George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford 1503-1536 (33) was also tried and found guilty.

Around 1543 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (59).

Around 1565 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (53).

In 1583 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (71) wearing his Garter Collar.

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

Wriothesley's Chronicle Volume 1 Henry VIII 1536. Item, on Munday, the 15th of May, 1536, there was arreigned within the Tower of London Queene Anne (35), for treason againste the Kinges owne person, and there was a great scaffold made in the Kinges Hall within the Tower of London, and there were made benches and seates for the lordes, my [his father] Lord of Northfolke (63) sittinge under the clothe of estate, representinge there the Kinges person as Highe Steward of Englande and uncle to the Queene, he holdinge a longe white staffe in his hande, and the Earle of Surrey (20) his sonne and heire, sittinge at his feete before him holdinge the golden staffe for the Earle Marshall of Englande, which sayde office the saide duke had in his handes ; the Lord Awdley Chauncellour of England (48), sittinge on his right hande, and the Duke of Suffolke on his lefl hande, with other marqueses, earles, and lordes, everie one after their degrees. See Trial of Anne Boleyn and her Co-Accused.

Around 1538 [his daughter] Katherine Howard Baroness Berkeley 1538-1596 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (22) and [his wife] Frances Vere 1517-1577 (21).

On 25 Feb 1540 [his son] Henry Howard 1st Earl of Northampton 1540-1614 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (24) and [his wife] Frances Vere 1517-1577 (23) at Shottesham.

1624. Unknown Artist. Portrait of Henry Howard 1st Earl of Northampton 1540-1614.

In 1541 Henry Howard 1516-1547 (25) was appointed 307th Knight of the Garter by Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (49)..

Catherine Howard Tower of London Executions

On 13 Feb 1542 Catherine Howard (19) and Jane Parker Viscountess Rochford 1505-1542 were beheaded at Tower Green. Henry Howard 1516-1547 (26) attended. They were both buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London.

On 30 Jan 1543 [his daughter] Margaret Howard Baroness Scrope Bolton 1543-1591 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 (27) and [his wife] Frances Vere 1517-1577 (26).

In 1546 Unknown Artist. Italian. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (30) wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter. His right , his left .

In 1546 Unknown Artist. Italian. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547 (30) wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter. His right , his left .

On 19 Jan 1547 Henry Howard 1516-1547 (31) was beheaded at Tower Hill. He was buried at Church of St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham. He had follisshly added the arms of Edward the Confessor to his own arms. he was charged with treasonably quartering the royal arms. His father survived sentence since the King died the day before it was due to take place.

Around 1575 based on a work of 1546.Unknown Artist. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547.

Around 1575 based on a work of 1546.Unknown Artist. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547.

Around 1575 based on a work of 1546.Unknown Artist. After William Scrots Painter 1517-1553. Portrait of Henry Howard 1516-1547. The Arms on his right . On the left .

[his daughter] Jane Howard Countess Westmoreland -1593 was born to Henry Howard 1516-1547 and [his wife] Frances Vere 1517-1577.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Howard

Maternal Family Tree: Elizabeth Merbury

Descendants Family Trees:

Jacquetta of Luxemburg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 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 6 Grand Son of King Edward III England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of David I King Scotland 1084-1153

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 6 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 5 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 4 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Howard 1385-1437 4 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Howard 1366-1437 3 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandFather: Robert Howard 1331-1389 2 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandMother: Margaret Scales 7 x Great Granddaughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Tendring 1365-1426

Great x 4 GrandFather: William Tendring 1339-1421

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Mowbray Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1388-1459 3 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 2 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Mowbray 4th Baron Mowbray, 5th Baron Segrave 1340-1368 2 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 4 GrandMother: Elizabeth Segrave 5th Baroness Segrave, Baroness Mowbray Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 2 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 4 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397 2 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 4 GrandMother: Elizabeth Bohun Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1350-1385 Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns -1465

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Moleyns 1378-1425

GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497 8 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1416-1445

Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip Tilney 1400-1453

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1370-1406

Great x 4 GrandFather: Philip Tilney 1337-1394

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473 7 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney 1396-1461

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cheney 1368-1399

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Henry Cheney 1340-1368

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne 1394-1422 6 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Cockayne Chief Baron 1360-1429

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Cockayne 1325-1369

Great x 4 GrandMother: Cecilia Vernon 1330-

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ida Grey 1368-1426 5 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn 1322-1388 7 x Great Grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great x 4 GrandMother: Alianore Strange Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1331-1396 4 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Mother: Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 5 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

GrandFather: Edward Stafford 3rd Duke of Buckingham 1478-1521 4 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke of Buckingham 1454-1483 3 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1425-1458 2 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke of Buckingham 1402-1460 Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford 1378-1403 3 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 4 GrandMother: Anne of Gloucester Plantagenet Count Eu, Countess Stafford 1383-1438 Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Neville Duchess Buckingham Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 5 x Great Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 4 GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1437-1474 2 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455 Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, Dorset 1373-1410 Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 2 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 4 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

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

Great x 4 GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422 3 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great GrandMother: Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497 6 x Great Granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1385-1441

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

Great x 4 GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

Great x 4 GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp 1370-

Great x 2 GrandMother: Jacquetta of Luxemburg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 5 x Great Granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandFather: Peter Luxemburg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 4 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Luxemburg 1370-1397 3 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 4 GrandMother: Margaret Brienne 1365-

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 5 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

Great x 4 GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430 4 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandMother: Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530 4 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl of Northumberland 1449-1489 3 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl of Northumberland 1421-1461 2 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl of Northumberland 1393-1455 2 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy 1364-1403 3 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 4 GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer Baroness Camoys 1371-1417 Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Neville Countess Northumberland 1397-1472 Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 5 x Great Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

Great x 4 GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings Countess Northumberland 1422-1480 6 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Poynings 1400-1429 5 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 4 GrandFather: Robert Poynings 5th Baron Poynings 1382-1446 9 x Great Grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England

Great x 4 GrandMother: Eleanor Grey Baroness Poynings 1393- 4 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley Countess Arundel 1382-1455 5 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Berkeley 1352-1428 4 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

Great GrandMother: Maud Herbert Countess Northumberland 1458-1485 9 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-1469

Great x 3 GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert 1380-1445

Great x 3 GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

Great x 4 GrandFather: Dafydd Gam Brecon 1380-1415

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Devereux 1430-1486 8 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1387-1459 7 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 4 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1361-1402

Great x 4 GrandMother: Agnes Crophull 1371-1436 6 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury