Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk (1443 – 21 May 1524) was an English soldier and statesman, and son of John Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk by his first wife, Catherine de Moleyns, the daughter of William de Moleyns and Margery Whalesborough. A coat of arms or armorial bearings (often just arms for short in European tradition is a design belonging to a particular person (or group of people Events 878 - Syracuse Italy is captured by the Muslim sultan of Sicily. England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland John Howard 1st Duke of Norfolk (mid-1420s &ndash August 22 1485) was an English nobleman
Howard went to Ipswich School in his youth. Ipswich School is a private day and Boarding school in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, serving pupils of both sexes from two to eighteen years of As the Earl of Surrey, Howard fought for King Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485, following this he was imprisoned for several years before having his titles and estates restored. The Earldom of Surrey was first created in 1088 for William de Warenne. Richard III ( 2 October 1452 &ndash 22 August 1485) was King of England from 1483 until his death The Battle of Bosworth or Bosworth Field ( 22 August, 1485) was Lancastrian Henry Tudor's defeat of Yorkist Richard He continued in the service of the Tudor dynasty. The Tudor dynasty or House of Tudor was an English royal Dynasty that lasted 118 years from 1485 to 1603 a period known as the Tudor period Beginning in 1497, Howard and the English repelled Scottish assaults at Norham Castle, a stronghold of the Bishopric of Durham, among others. Scotland ( Gaelic: Alba) is a Country in northwest Europethat occupies the northern third of the island of Great Britain. Norham Castle is a partly ruined castle in Northumberland, England, overlooking the River Tweed, on the border between England and Scotland. Durham (ˈdʌrəm in RP, locally ˈdʏrəm is a small city and main settlement of the City of Durham district of County Durham, England In 1502, a treaty was signed between Scotland and England ending hostilities for a time, and Howard was able to rest from his military career for a while. The Treaty of Perpetual Peace was signed by James IV of Scotland and Henry VII of England in 1502 He was appointed Lieutenant General of the North.
In 1511, Lord Surrey was appointed Warden-General of the Northern Marches. In 1513, the Scots invaded England to meet their treaty obligations to France under the Auld Alliance. The Auld Alliance (Vieille Alliance auld-alliansen refers to a series of treaties offensive and defensive in nature between Scotland and France aimed specifically At the Battle of Flodden Field, the English, under Howard's command, crushed the Scots. The Battle of Flodden or Flodden Field was fought in the county of Northumberland, in northern England on September 9, 1513, With victory, Lord Surrey was restored to his father's title of Duke of Norfolk in 1514, which title had been forfeit since 1485 because of his father's support of Richard.
He died in 1524 and was buried in Thetford Priory. Thetford is a Market town and Civil parish in the Breckland area of Norfolk, England. The priory was abandoned at the Dissolution of the Monasteries and while some of the Howard family tombs were moved to the St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham it is not known whether his tomb was moved also. The Dissolution of the Monasteries, sometimes referred to as the Suppression of the Monasteries, was the formal process between 1536 and 1541 by which Henry VIII disbanded St Michael the Archangel in Framlingham, Suffolk, known affectionately as St Mike's is a Church of England church dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel Fragments of what is thought to be from his tomb were found during excavations.
Where his body now lies is not known for certain. A monumental brass depicting him was formerly in the Church of St. Mary at Lambeth so his body could have been moved to the Howard family chapel where many members of his family (including Anne Boleyn's mother) were interred. The Museum of Garden History is based in the deconsecrated parish church of St Mary-at-Lambeth adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the south bank of the River Thames in Anne Boleyn (1501 or 1507 – 19 May 1536 was the Queen of England as the second wife of Henry VIII of England.
However, it is known that there are also four coffins in the tomb of the 3rd Duke of Norfolk at St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham, so possibly the 2nd Duke and the 1st Duke of Norfolk were buried in the tomb of their descendant. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke of Norfolk (1473 – 25 August 1554) was a prominent Tudor politician. St Michael the Archangel in Framlingham, Suffolk, known affectionately as St Mike's is a Church of England church dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel
To commemorate his victory at the Battle of Flodden Field, Henry VIII granted an Augmentation of Honour to Howard's coat of arms. In Heraldry, an augmentation is a modification or addition to a coat of arms typically given by a Monarch as either a mere mark of favour or a reward or recognition The Battle of Flodden or Flodden Field was fought in the county of Northumberland, in northern England on September 9, 1513, Henry VIII (28 June 1491 &ndash 28 January 1547 was King of England and Lord of Ireland, later King of Ireland and claimant to the Kingdom of In Heraldry, an augmentation is a modification or addition to a coat of arms typically given by a Monarch as either a mere mark of favour or a reward or recognition A coat of arms or armorial bearings (often just arms for short in European tradition is a design belonging to a particular person (or group of people It is a modification of the Royal coat of arms of Scotland. The Royal Coat of Arms of Scotland was the official Coat of arms of the monarchs of Scotland, and were used as the official coat of arms of the Kingdom of Instead of its normal rampant position, the lion is shown with an arrow through its mouth. He bore, Gules a Bend between six Cross-crosslets fitchy Argent. For augmentation to be charged on the bend, the Royal Shield of Scotland, having a demi-lion only, which is pierced through the mouth with an arrow.  The arms can still be seen as a quarter in the arms of Edward Fitzalan-Howard, 18th Duke of Norfolk. Quartering in Heraldry is a method of joining several different coats of arms together in one shield by dividing the shield into equal parts and placing Edward William Fitzalan-Howard 18th Duke of Norfolk DL (born 2 December 1956) is the son of Miles Stapleton-Fitzalan-Howard 17th Duke of Norfolk
1. Elizabeth Tilney, daughter of Sir Frederick Tilney of Ashwellthorpe and Elizabeth Cheney. Ashwellthorpe and Fundenhall is a Civil parish in the English County of Norfolk, situated some 6 km south-east of Wymondham and 20
2. Agnes Tilney (1478-1545), daughter of Hugh Tilney of Boston and Eleanor Tailboys, and his first wife's cousin. Agnes Howard ( Née Tilney; c 1477 &ndash 1545 was the second wife of Thomas Howard 2nd Duke of Norfolk and the step-grandmother of Anne Boleyn As Dowager Duchess of Norfolk, she was involved in the fall of her step-granddaughter, Catherine Howard, in 1542. A dowager is a widow who holds a title or property or Dower, derived from her deceased husband For other Catherine Howards see Catherine Howard (disambiguation Catherine Howard (between 1520 and 1525 – 13 February 1542 also called
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