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  • ID: I17264
  • Name: John de VERE , KG, 15th Earl of Oxford 1 2 3 4
  • Sex: M
  • ALIA: 15th Earl of /Oxford/, John de Vere
  • Birth: ABT 1482 in Wivenhoe, Lexden, Essex, England 5 4
  • Death: 21 MAR 1539/40 in Earls Colne, Halstead, Essex, England 1 3 4
  • Burial: 12 APR 1540 Castle Hedingham, Essex, England 3
  • Note:
    John de Vere, 15th Earl of Oxford, KG (1527), PC (by late March 1530/1), Esq of Body to Henry VII at latter's funeral 1509; knighted 1513, Sheriff of Essex and Herts and Keeper of Colchester Castle 1515-16, 1519-20 and 1524-25, Lord Great Chamberlain for life only 1526; married 1st 1493/4 Christian (dsp by 4 Nov 1498), 3rd daughter and heiress of Thomas Foderingey, of Brockley, Suffolk; married 2nd Elizabeth, daughter and heiress of Edward Trussel, of Kibblestone, Staffs, and died 21 March 1539/40. [Burke's Peerage]

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    EARLDOM OF OXFORD (XV) 1526

    JOHN (DE VERE), EARL OF OXFORD, 2nd cousin and heir male, being son and heir of John DE VERE, by Alice, daughter and coh. of Walter KILRINGTON, otherwise COLBROKE, which last-named John was son and heir of Sir Robert de Vere, younger son of the XIth Earl. He was in the service of Henry VII in 1507 (k); an Esquire for the Body at his funeral, 11 May 1509. After service in France he was knighted by the King, 25 September 1513, at Tournai, after the battle of the Spurs. Sheriff of Essex and Herts, and Keeper of Colchester Castle, 1515-16, 1519-20, and 1524-25. He was appointed to attend the Field of Cloth of Gold in 1520, and the meeting with the Emperor Charles V at Dover in May 1522. Soon after succeeding to the Earldom he was appointed Great Chamberlain for life, 19 December 1526; nominated K.G. 21 October 1527. He took his seat in the Parliament held at Blackfriars 3 November 1529. P.C. before 22 March 1530/1; and in Henry's train when he met the King of France at Calais, October 1532. He was a commissioner for the deposition of Queen Catherine April 1533, and bearer of the Crown at Anne Boleyn's Coronation on Whitsunday following. He was one of the peers who tried that Queen 15 May 1536. He attended the baptism of Prince Edward, 15 October, and the funeral at Windsor of Queen Jane Seymour, 12 November 1537. He was on the panel of peers for the trial, 2 and 3 December 1538, of the Marquess of Exeter and Lord Montagu. On 3 January 1539/40 he and his son "Lord Bulbeck" accompanied Henry VIII to Blackheath to reccive Anne of CLEVES.

    He married, 1stly, in 1493 or 1494, Christian, 3rd daughter and coheir of Thomas FODERINGEY, of Brockley, Suffolk, by Elizabeth, sister and in her issue heir of John DOREWARD, and daughter of William DOREWARD, of Bocking, Essex. She, who was b. circa 1481, died s.p., before 4 November 1498. He married, 2ndly, between 29 April 1507 and 4 July 1509, Elizabeth, sister and heir of John TRUSSELL, and daughter of Edward TRUSSELL, of Kibblestone, co. Stafford, by Margaret, daughter of Sir John DUN. She, who was born in 1496, died probably before July 1527. M.I. at Castle Hedingham. He d. at his Manor of Colne, 21 March 1539/40, and was buried at Castle Hedingham, 12 April following. [Complete Peerage X:245-7, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]

    (k) His age is given as 44 in 1526 (IPM of the 14th Earl), and 66 "of great power and little experience".




    Father: John de VERE , Sir b: 8 SEP 1447 in Castle Hedingham, Essex, England
    Mother: Alice KILRINGTON b: ABT 1458 in Bradninch, Tiverton, Devon, England

    Marriage 1 Christian daughter of Thomas FODERINGEY b: ABT 1481 in Brockley, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England
    • Married: ABT 1494 in 1st wife 1 6

    Marriage 2 Elizabeth TRUSSEL , Heir of Eaton Hastings b: 1496 in Kibblestone, Stone, Staffordshire, England
    • Married: BEF 4 JUL 1509 in 2nd wife 7 8
    Children
    1. Has Children Elizabeth de VERE b: ABT 1511 in Kibblestone, Stone, Staffordshire, England

    Sources:
    1. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 2499
    2. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: IV:78
      Text: father of Elizabeth
    3. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: X:245-7
    4. Title: Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, by David Faris, 2nd Edition 1999, NEHGS
      Page: 366
    5. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: X:245 note (k)
      Text: aged 44 in 1526
    6. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: X:245-7
      Text: 1493/4
    7. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 2499
      Text: bet 29 April 1507 and 4 July 1509
    8. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: X:245-7
      Text: bet. 29 Apr 1507 & 4 Jul 1509
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