Sir Henry Vernon of Tong was born 1441 to William de Vernon (c1421-1467) and Margaret Swinfen (c1425-c1471) and died 13 April 1515 of unspecified causes. He married Anne Talbot (c1445-1494) 6 October 1466 JL . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), William I of England (1027-1087), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from France, the United Kingdom, Germany, England, Belgium, the Netherlands.

Governor and treasurer to Prince Arthur, eldest son and heir apparent to Henry VII. There is a tradition that the Prince frequently lived with Sir Henry at Haddon, where there was an apartment called the Prince's Chamber, with his arms cut in several places.[1]


Offspring of Henry Vernon and Anne Talbot (c1445-1494)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Humphrey Vernon (c1466-)
Thomas Vernon (c1473-)
John Vernon (c1474-1545)
Margaret Vernon (c1475-)
Anne Vernon (c1476-1497)
Richard Vernon (c1477-1517) 1477 1517 Margaret Dymoke (-aft1516)

Elizabeth Vernon (c1479-1563)
Christopher Vernon (c1479-)
Arthur Vernon (c1482-)
George Vernon (c1483-)
Mary Vernon (c1485-) 1485 Francis Rolleston (-1587)

John Vernon (c1487-)
Anne Vernon (c1489-)
Beatrix Vernon (c1491-)


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