John Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk, Earl Marshal, was born circa 1420 to Robert Howard (1384-1436) and Margaret de Mowbray (1388-1459) and died 22 August 1485 Battle of Bosworth Field of unspecified causes. He married Catherine Moleyns (1424-1465) 29 September 1442 JL . He married Margaret Chedworth (1436-1494) 22 January 1467 JL . William I of England (1027-1087), Henry II of England (1133-1189), Alfred the Great (849-899)/s, Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s, William I of England (1027-1087)/s, Rollo of Normandy (860-932)/s.


Offspring of John Howard and Catherine Moleyns (1424-1465)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk (1443-1524) 1443 Tendering, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom 21 May 1524 Farlingham, England, United Kingdom Elizabeth Tilney, Countess of Surrey (bef1445-1497) Elizabeth Tilney, Countess of Surrey (bef1445-1497) Agnes Tylney (1480-1545)
Nicholas Howard (-c1468)
Margaret Howard (1445-1484
Anne Howard (c1446-1474)
Jane Howard (1450-1508)

Offspring of John Howard and Margaret Chedworth (1436-1494)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Katharine Howard (-1536) 17 March 1536 John Bourchier (1467-1533)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
  • thePeerage says "b. 1421/22"; George Larson II, MA, says "1420".
¶ Death
  • Battle of Bosworth, where the defeated king reportedly said "My kingdom for a horse" and the Wars of the Roses ended

Robin Patterson