1 day ago · On 12 April 1477, a widow, Ankarette Twynyho was taken from the manor house known locally as the Old Nunnery in Lower Keyford, accused by George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence of the murder of Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence, who had died in 1476, probably of childbed-fever after birth of a short-lived son.
Jan 30, 2023 · After which, king Edward IV. in his 4th year, granted this manor, with the hundred, to his youngest brother George Plantagenet, duke of Clarence, who, in the 18th year of that reign, falling under the king's displeasure, was attainted of high treason; upon which the possession of it reverted again to the crown, where it continued during the …
3 days ago · The House of Plantagenet was a royal house which originated from the lands of Anjou in France. The family held the English throne from 1154 (with the accession of Henry II at the end of the Anarchy) to 1485, when Richard III died in battle. Under the Plantagenets, England was transformed.
- 22 May 1455 – 16 June 1487, (32 years, 3 weeks and 4 days)
- Victory for the House of Tudor and their allies, Full results, End of the Plantagenet dynasty, House of York reigns for 24 years, Extinction of the House of Lancaster, House of Tudor inherits Lancastrian claim to the throne and defeats the Yorkist dynasty, Establishment of the Tudor dynasty, End of the middle ages in England, Strengthening of the English monarchy under the Tudors, Dawn of the English Renaissance
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Feb 3, 2023 · Buckingham had Plantagenet blood, descending from John of Gaunt and Thomas of Woodstock, both sons of Edward III, and he and Cardinal Wolsey, the king’s chief advisor did not get on. This made him vulnerable, and in April 1521 the duke was arrested, accused of treason.
Jan 29, 2023 · But the most creative, and possibly enjoyable, execution in its history is probably that of the Duke of Clarence on February 18, 1478, who was reportedly drowned in a barrel of red wine. The Duke of Clarence, also known as George Plantagenet, was the brother of two kings - Edward IV and Richard III.
Jan 30, 2023 · John Mowbray's son and heir John, duke of Norfolk, died in 1461, and the latter's son and heir, of the same forename and title, in 1476, leaving as his heir his daughter Anne, who married Richard Plantagenet, duke of York (d. 1483), and died childless in 1481.