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Joan Stapleton

Female - 1519


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Joan Stapleton (daughter of Miles Stapleton and Katherine de la Pole); died between 18 Apr 1518 and 10 Jun 1519.

    Joan married Christopher Harcourt before 1468. Christopher (son of Richard Harcourt and Edith St. Clair) was born about 1449 in of Great Ashby, Leicestershire, England; died after 1476. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Simon Harcourt was born about 1473 in of Witham, Berkshire, England; died on 16 Jan 1547; was buried in Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Miles Stapleton was born about 1408 in of Ingham, Norfolk, England (son of Brian Stapleton and Cecily Bardolf); died on 1 Oct 1466; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk, 1439-40. Knight of the shire for Yorkshire, 1442, 1449, 1450.

    Called by John Paston (d. 1466), in a letter to his wife dated 12 Jul 1461, a "knavish knight" and a "false shrew."

    Miles married Katherine de la Pole in 1438. Katherine (daughter of Thomas de la Pole and Anne Cheyne) was born about 1416; died on 13 Oct 1488. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Katherine de la Pole was born about 1416 (daughter of Thomas de la Pole and Anne Cheyne); died on 13 Oct 1488.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 14 Oct 1488

    Children:
    1. 1. Joan Stapleton died between 18 Apr 1518 and 10 Jun 1519.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Brian Stapleton was born about 1379 (son of Miles Stapleton and Ela Ufford); died on 7 Aug 1438; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk, 1424-26. Knight of the shire for Yorkshire, 1436-37.

    He fought at Agincourt. He was subsequently in the retinue of Robert Willoughby on Henry V's second expedition into France, where he was taken prisoner and held for five years until ransomed for 3,000 marks.

    Brian married Cecily Bardolf. Cecily (daughter of William Bardolf and Agnes Poynings) died on 29 Sep 1432; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Cecily Bardolf (daughter of William Bardolf and Agnes Poynings); died on 29 Sep 1432; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England.
    Children:
    1. 2. Miles Stapleton was born about 1408 in of Ingham, Norfolk, England; died on 1 Oct 1466; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England.

  3. 6.  Thomas de la Pole was born in in of Marsh in Marsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire, England (son of Michael de la Pole and Katherine Wingfield); died in 1420.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Grafton, Northamptonshire, England

    Thomas married Anne Cheyne. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Anne Cheyne (daughter of Nicholas Cheyne).
    Children:
    1. 3. Katherine de la Pole was born about 1416; died on 13 Oct 1488.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Miles Stapleton was born about 23 Jun 1357 in of Ingham, Norfolk, England (son of Miles de Stapleton and Joan de Ingham); died on 10 Apr 1419; was buried in Ingham Priory, Norfolk, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1356

    Notes:

    "He had letters of protection in 1381 among those sent to Portugal to renew the alliance; afterwards he was sent to Prague to negotiate the marriage of King Richard II and Princess Anne of Bohemia." [Royal Ancestry]

    Miles married Ela Ufford before 1376. Ela (daughter of Edmund de Ufford and Sibyl de Pierrepont) died in 1425; was buried in Ingham Priory, Norfolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Ela Ufford (daughter of Edmund de Ufford and Sibyl de Pierrepont); died in 1425; was buried in Ingham Priory, Norfolk, England.
    Children:
    1. Ela Stapleton died after 16 Oct 1456.
    2. 4. Brian Stapleton was born about 1379; died on 7 Aug 1438; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England.

  3. 10.  William Bardolf was born on 21 Oct 1349 in of Wormegay, Norfolk, England (son of John Bardolf and Elizabeth Damory); died on 29 Jan 1386.

    Notes:

    Summoned to Parliament by writs, 28 Dec 1375 to 3 Sep 1385.

    William married Agnes Poynings after 10 Feb 1366. Agnes (daughter of Michael de Poynings and Joan) died on 12 Jun 1403; was buried in Trinity Priory, Aldgate, London. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Agnes Poynings (daughter of Michael de Poynings and Joan); died on 12 Jun 1403; was buried in Trinity Priory, Aldgate, London.
    Children:
    1. 5. Cecily Bardolf died on 29 Sep 1432; was buried in Ingham, Norfolk, England.

  5. 12.  Michael de la Pole was born about 1330 (son of William de la Pole, Mayor of Hull and Katherine); died on 5 Sep 1389 in Paris, France; was buried in Church of the Carthusians, Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorkshire, England.

    Notes:

    1st Earl of Suffolk. Admiral of the Northern Fleet. Joint Governor to Richard II. Lord Chancellor of England. Keeper of the Great Seal.

    From Wikipedia:

    His father was a wool merchant from Hull who became a key figure during the reign of Edward III: after the collapse of the Bardi and Peruzzi families, he emerged as Edward's chief financier. Michael enjoyed even greater popularity at court than his father, becoming one of the most trusted and intimate friends of Edward's successor, Richard II.

    He was appointed Chancellor in 1383, and created Earl of Suffolk in 1385, the first of his family to hold any such title. However, in the late 1380s his fortunes radically altered, in step with those of the king. During the Wonderful Parliament of 1386 he was impeached on charges of embezzlement and negligence, a victim of increasing tensions between Parliament and Richard. He was the first official in English history to be removed from office by the process of impeachment. Even after this disgrace, he remained in royal favour, although soon fell foul of the Lords Appellant. He was one of a number of Richard's associates accused of treason by the Appellants in November 1387. After the Appellants' victory at Radcot Bridge (December 1387) and before the so-called Merciless Parliament met in February 1388, De La Pole shrewdly fled to Paris, thus escaping the fate of Sir Nicholas Brembre and Chief Justice Robert Tresilian. He remained in France for the remainder of his life. Sentenced in his absence, his title was stripped from him.

    Jean Froissart's references to de la Pole in the Chroniques (II.173) portray a devious and ineffectual counsellor, who dissuaded Richard from pursuing a certain victory against French and Scottish forces in Cumberland, and fomented undue suspicion of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster.

    Michael married Katherine Wingfield before 18 Oct 1361. Katherine (daughter of John Wingfield and Eleanor de Brewes) was born in 1350; died before 1 Oct 1386; was buried in Church of the Carthusians, Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Katherine Wingfield was born in 1350 (daughter of John Wingfield and Eleanor de Brewes); died before 1 Oct 1386; was buried in Church of the Carthusians, Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorkshire, England.
    Children:
    1. 6. Thomas de la Pole was born in in of Marsh in Marsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire, England; died in 1420.
    2. Michael de la Pole was born before 1368; died on 18 Sep 1415 in Harfleur, Normandy, France; was buried in Wingfield, Suffolk, England.

  7. 14.  Nicholas Cheyne
    Children:
    1. 7. Anne Cheyne