15 October 1537 – Edward VI Christened at Hampton Court Palace

| October 15, 2014

15 October 1537 – Edward VI Christened at Hampton Court Palace

Today was the day in 1537 when three day-old Prince Edward, the future Edward VI, was christened in the Chapel Royal of Hampton Court Palace. Edward’s eldest half-sister Mary stood as his godmother and his godfathers were Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk, Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk, and Archbishop Thomas Cranmer. You can read a […]

Edward VI’s Christening

| October 15, 2012

On this day in 1537, the future Edward VI, son of Jane Seymour and Henry VIII, was christened in Hampton Court Palace’s Chapel Royal. You can read all the detail in my article The Christening of Edward VI