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Cardinal Thomas Bourchier, Archbishop of Canterbury

Cardinal Thomas Bourchier, Archbishop of Canterbury

Male 1404 - 1486  (~ 82 years)

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  • Name Thomas Bourchier 
    Yorkist
    Yorkist
    Arms of Bourchier
    Arms of Bourchier
    Title Cardinal 
    Suffix Archbishop of Canterbury 
    Born ca. 1404 
    Gender Male 
    Military 10 Jul 1460  Northampton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Battle of Northampton (Yorkist victory) 
    Died 30 Mar 1486  Knole House, Sevenoaks, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15110  Dickinson
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2015 

    Father William Bourchier, Comte d'Eu,   d. 28 May 1420, Troyes, Aube, Champagne-Ardenne, Frace Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Anne of Gloucester,   b. Apr 1383,   d. Oct 1438  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Bef 20 Nov 1405 
    Family ID F4609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Battle of Northampton (Yorkist victory) - 10 Jul 1460 - Northampton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Divines
    Divines
    How beautiful upon the mountains
    are the feet of him who brings good news,
    who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness,
    who publishes salvation,
    who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”

  • Sources 
    1. [S165] The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2014), 169.