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treason and death of the Duke of Clarence

J. R. Lander

treason and death of the Duke of Clarence

a re-interpretation.

by J. R. Lander

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Published by [University of Saskatchewan in [Saskatoon, Sask.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clarence, George, -- Duke of, -- 1449-1478.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Lancaster and York, 1399-1485.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17255966M

    The name reflects George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence, who forfeited his title in , after he had been convicted of treason against his brother. He allegedly met his end by being drowned in a butt of Malmsey (according to William Shakespeare) and his son, Prince Edward was later executed and his head buried at nearby Bisham Abbey. On this day date in History: Febru , the execution of George, 1st Duke of Clarence in the Bowyer Tower of the Tower of London. The Duke of Clarence was executed for treason on the orders of his brother Edward IV. He was 28 years old.


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The title was first granted to Lionel of Antwerp, the second son of King Edward III, in Since he died without sons, the title became extinct. The title was again created in favour of Thomas of Lancaster, First holder: Lionel of Antwerp, 1st Duke of Clarence.

George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence (21 October – 18 February ), KG, was a son of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, and Cecily Neville, and the brother of English kings Edward IV and Richard played an important role in the dynastic struggle between rival factions of the Plantagenets known as the Wars of the Roses.

Though a member of the Father: Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York. History is full of amusing stories, including many an unusual death. With medicine rarely advanced enough to treat any ailments that could end one’s life, it has certainly given us some interesting tales to recount.

Let us start with George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence, who supposedly ended his days being drowned in a vat of : Victoria Howard. There is no eviidence that such an Act ever existed, the Roll of this Parliament has disappeared and Professor Lander argued that the charge was a fabrication (J.R.

Lander, ‘Treason and Death of the Duke of Clarence: a Re-interpretation’ Canadian Journal of History, vol. 2, [] pp), an argument disputed by Hicks (False, Fleeting. “The death of the Duke of Clarence plunges millions of all ages, classes, and races in this kingdom, and far beyond its limits, into a sorrow of profound acuteness, and into the keenest sympathy with the Prince and Princess of Wales, the Princess May, and every member of the Royal House, who at this hour are so sorely stricken.

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George, Duke of Clarence and the infamous ‘butt of Malmsey wine’. On this day, 18 th FebruaryGeorge, Duke of Clarence, younger brother of King Edward IV and older brother of Richard III, was executed for treason. Rumour persists that he was drowned in a butt of malmsey wine. George, Duke of Clarence.

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Although eventually George Plantagenet (Duke of Clarence) would betray his brother (King Edward IV), originally Edward was George’s maker. Edward rapidly raised George up from irrelevant third brother to his heir. When Edward IV became king, he was single, without any children.

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The treason and death of the Duke of Clarence: a re-interpretation by J. R Lander (Book) Edward Prince of Wales seized by the Duke of Clarence and others on a signal being given by Edward IV by Dabroche (Visual).

On the 15th January the wedding of the Duke of York and Anne Mowbray was celebrated. The next Parliament convened to try George Duke of Clarence for high treason. It was said no one accused the Duke but the King and no one answered the accusations but the Duke. Her Uncle, the Duke of Gloucester, was now King of England as Richard lll, and their Aunt, Anne Neville as queen consort.

Margaret and her brother Edward were raised by Richard and Anne. Anne was a sister to Isabel and Richard a brother to the Duke of Clarence. Intheir first cousin and Richard and Anne’s son, Edward, Prince of Wales died.

Richard’s successor, Henry VII, ordered the execution of the Duke of Clarence’s son, the Earl of Warwick, beheaded In for conspiring with the pretender Perkin Warbeck to overthrow the king. Warwick’s sister, Margaret Pole, was executed in by command of Henry VIII on charges of treason.

George Duke of Clarence was the 2nd son of the 3rd Duke of York and his wife Cecily Neville. He was therefore of the Plantagenet line, if he was and his father was of course legitimate in relation to his parentage during wedlock.

Albert Victor Edward Duke of Clarence. Bertie's son, Albert Victor Christian Edward, known as Eddy, was born 8th January at Frogmore House Windsor. Queen Victoria decided that the boy should be named Albert, after her beloved late husband, much to the dismay of his parents.

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Duke of Clarence is a title which has been traditionally awarded to junior members of the British Royal family. All three creations were in the Peerage of England. George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence (), was called "false, fleeting, perjur'd Clarence" by Shakespeare because he switched sides a few times during the Wars of the Roses between the rival houses of York and Lancaster.

Duke of Clarence. George, Duke of Clarence (a.k.a. Clarence) is the brother of King Edward IV and Richard III. At the play's beginning, he's accused of treason because someone prophesied that King Edward's heirs would be killed by a family. George Plantagenet, 1 st Duke of Clarence, was a 15 th century English nobleman who was executed by allegedly being drowned in a vat of Malmsey wine.

He was a member of the House of York and played an important role in the Wars of the Roses, a series of civil wars that was fought between the two rival branches of the House of Plantagenet. George Plantagenet, Duke of Author: Dhwty. Henry V and the Southampton Plot of T. Pugh. 0 Reviews. From inside the book.

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George Duke of Clarence drowned in malmsey wine: Fact and Fiction The headsman does it, leaving his axe to one side but wearing his black mask over his face.

He is a big man with strong big hands and he takes his apprentice with him. The three siblings Edward IV, George, Duke of Clarence and the future Richard III were meant to be on the same side in the Wars of the Roses. Yet the relationship between these heavyweights of the House of York was defined by jealousy, backstabbing and murder.

Thomas Penn describes the great family rivalry that dogged the English throne in the later 15th century. On FebruGeorge Plantagenet, duke of Clarence who conspired against his brother, Edward IV, during the Wars of the Roses, was convicted of treason and executed in private at the Tower of London.

He was assassinated by drowning in a butt of malmsey wine. George of Clarence was the second son of Richard, Duke of York, and claimant to the throne of England.

Treason definition, the offense of acting to overthrow one's government or to harm or kill its sovereign. See more. Thomas Plantagenet, duke of Clarence, (born before Sept.

30,London—died MaBaugé, Anjou, Fr.), second son of Henry IV of England and aide to his elder brother, Henry V. He twice visited Ireland, where he was nominally lord lieutenant, –For a short time, inhe replaced his elder brother, afterward King Henry V, as. George Duke of Clarence, brother to Edward IV and Richard III.

Legend says Edward IV had him drowned in a barrel of Malmsy for treason. In any case he was put to death for conspiring to treason with Warwick. This is a strongly Ricardian (as in Richard III) life of Richard's middle brother, George duke of Clarence. Some of it is reasonably solid --it does have the merit of printing in full a number of important documents relating to the charges and counter-charges by Clarence, his followers ands his enemies, which ultimately ended in his execution, quite possibly being /5(28).

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Her death had more to do with her Plantagenet blood and the fact that she was the daughter of George, Duke of Clarence, than with any crime she committed.

It was the royal blood and who had the right to rule that was at the heart of the Wars of the Roses, as Jones goes on to explain.

(Born Octo Died Febru ). Son of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York and Cecily Neville, Duchess of York. Married to Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence. Father of Anne of York, Lady Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury, Edward Plantagenet, 17th Earl of Warwick, Richard of York.

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