Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers and his wife, Jaquetta of Luxembourg. They are the parents of Elizabeth Woodville and Prince Arthur's maternal great-grandparents. Richard was a knight in the household of Jacquetta's first husband, the Duke of Bedford, whom she married after the Duke died and had something like 14 children with.  Love this story!

Richard Woodville, Earl Rivers and his wife, Jaquetta of Luxembourg. They are the parents of Elizabeth Woodville. Richard was a knight in the household of Jacquetta's first husband, the Duke of Bedford, whom she married after the Duke died.

RICHARD WOODVILLE, EARL RIVERS, (or Wydeville), was a member of a family of small importance long settled at Grafton in Northamptonshire. His father, Richard Woodville, was a squire to Henry V, and afterwards the trusted servant of John of Bedford, in whose interest he was Constable of the Tower during the troubles with Humphrey of Gloucester in 1425.

Richard Woodville, Earl Rivers, father of Elizabeth Woodville, Queen of King Edward IV of England during the Wars of the Roses.

A legendary beauty, Elizabeth Woodville was the first child of Sir Richard Woodville (later the first Earl Rivers) and Jaquetta of Luxembourg. She was a maid of honour to Margaret of Anjou. Her first marriage was to Sir John Grey of Groby (died in battle 1461). She secretly married King Edward IV of England in April 1464, and was crowned Queen in May 1465. My 15th great grandmother.

Where the Tudor Red-Gold Hair came from

Elizabeth Woodville c.Wallpaper and background photos of Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of Edward IV of England for fans of Kings and Queens images.

Wars of the Roses: Richard Woodville, Earl Rivers (d. 1469) [Wydvile, Wydevile, Widvile, Widvile, Widvill]

Richard Woodville, Earl Rivers, father of Elizabeth Woodville, Queen of King Edward IV of England during the Wars of the Roses.

Jacquetta of Luxembourg (1415/1416 – 30 May 1472), married firstly in 1433, John, Duke of Bedford, and secondly, in secret, c.1436, Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers, by whom she had sixteen children, including Elizabeth Woodville, Queen consort of King Edward IV of England. Every English monarch after 1509 descended from her.

Jacquetta of Luxembourg. She married firstly in John, Duke of Bedford, and secondly, in secret in Richard Woodville, Earl Rivers

Jacquetta, mother of Elizabeth Woodville (wife of Edward IV), grandmother to Elizabeth of York (wife of Henry VII), great grandmother to Henry VIII, and great-great grandmother to Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I.

Jacquetta of Luxembourg, Duchess of Bedford, Countess Rivers. Mother to Elizabeth Woodville, grandmother to Elizabeth of York, great grandmother to Henry VIII

Jacquetta of Luxembourg.. Born: 1416 Died: May 30, 1472 Children: Elizabeth Woodville, Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers, Catherine Woodville, Duchess of Buckingham, John Woodville, Anne Woodville, Mary Woodville, Richard Woodville, 3rd Earl Rivers, Lionel Woodville, Edward Woodville, Lord Scales, and 4 other girls.

Isabelle De Bourbon, Wife of Charles the Bold of Burgunday, or Isabella of Portugal

Isabelle De Bourbon, Wife of Charles the Bold of Burgunday, or Isabella of Portugal Giclee Print

CATHERINE WOODVILLE, DUCHESS OF BUCKINGHAM:  1458[1] – 18 May 1497[2]) was an English medieval noblewoman, best known for her strategic marriages. She was the sister-in-law of King Edward IV of England and gave birth to several illustrious children. Catherine was the daughter of Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers, and Jacquetta of Luxembourg. When her sister Elizabeth married King Edward IV, the King elevated and promoted many members of the Woodville family. Elizabeth Woodville's household…

Catherine Woodville, Duchess of Buckingham. Sister of Elizabeth Woodville. "The White Queen" Catherine is my GGM

Marriages of the Children of RICHARD WOODVILLE, 1st Earl Rivers and his wife, JAQUETTA OF LUXEMBOURG - parents of QUEEN ELIZABETH WOODVILLE

The Woodvilles all were troublesome. However, Edward Woodville did threaten me with a fleet in his command. I sent troops to Sandwich and Dover and offered a pardon to all who would desert him (Gillingham

Richard Woodville (or Wydeville), 1st Earl Rivers, KG (1405 – 12 August 1469)

Richard Woodville (or Wydeville), Earl Rivers, KG – 12 August my 12 great grandfather.

Coat of Arms of Sir Richard Wydeville, 1st Earl Rivers, KG.png

Coat of Arms of Sir Richard Wydeville (Woodville), Earl Rivers, father of Queen Elizabeth (The White Queen) and grandfather of Queen Elizabeth husband of Jaquette of Luxembourg, aka Lady Rivers

Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, wife to Richard of York, and mother of Edward IV and Richard III

Cecily Neville, Duchess of York . married to Richard Plantagenet, Duke of York, and mother of kings Edward IV and Richard III.

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