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Richard Woodville

Male 1405 - 1469  (64 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Richard Woodville was born 1405, Maidstone, Kent, England (son of Richard Wydevill and Joan Bittlesgate); died 12 Aug 1469, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England.

    Notes:

    Or Wydeville. Treasurer of England, 4 Mar 1466 to his death. Created Earl Rivers, 24 May 1466, and Constable of England for life, 24 Aug 1467. Following the Yorkist defeat at Edgecote Moor, he and his second son John were put through a hasty show trial and beheaded.

    Richard married Jacquetta of Luxembourg Bef 23 Mar 1437. Jacquetta (daughter of Pierre de Luxembourg and Margherita del Balzo) was born 1415; died 30 May 1472. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England was born 1437, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England; died 8 Jun 1492, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried 12 Jun 1492, St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Richard Wydevill was born , of the Mote, near Maidstone, Kent, England (son of John de Wydevill and Isabel Gobion); died Abt Dec 1441.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England

    Notes:

    Esquire of the body to Henry V, 1420. Seneschal of Normandy, Jan 1421. Lieutenant of Calais, Jun 1427, Jun 1429, and 1 Oct 1435. Knight of the shire for Kent, Jul 1433. Sheriff of Northamptonshire, 1437-38.

    Richard married Joan Bittlesgate Abt 1403. Joan (daughter of Thomas Bittlesgate and Joan Beauchamp) died Aft 17 Jul 1448. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Joan Bittlesgate (daughter of Thomas Bittlesgate and Joan Beauchamp); died Aft 17 Jul 1448.

    Notes:

    Also called Jane, Bedlesgate.

    Children:
    1. 1. Richard Woodville was born 1405, Maidstone, Kent, England; died 12 Aug 1469, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England.
    2. Joan Woodville died Bef 1462; was buried , Austin Friars, Canterbury, Kent, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John de Wydevill was born Abt 1341 (son of Richard de Wydevill and (Unknown first wife of Richard de Wydevill)); died Between 18 Dec 1399 and 1 Feb 1401; was buried , St. Mary's, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Abt 1400
    • Alternate death: Aft 8 Sep 1403

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Northamptonshire 1380, 1385, 1390. Sheriff of Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire 1383. Knight of the shire for Northamptonshire in five parliaments between 1382 and 1390.

    John married Isabel Gobion Bef 1379. Isabel died Aft Jul 1401. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Isabel Gobion died Aft Jul 1401.

    Notes:

    Widow of Robert Passelaw of Drayton Parslow.

    Children:
    1. 2. Richard Wydevill was born , of the Mote, near Maidstone, Kent, England; died Abt Dec 1441.

  3. 6.  Thomas Bittlesgate was born , of Over Gabriel, Devon, England (son of John Bittlesgate); died Between 1389 and 1391.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Knighteston, Devon, England
    • Alternate death: Between 31 Dec 1388 and 20 Oct 1391

    Thomas married Joan Beauchamp Bef 1378. Joan (daughter of John Beauchamp and Joan de Bridport) died Between 1381 and 1388. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Joan Beauchamp (daughter of John Beauchamp and Joan de Bridport); died Between 1381 and 1388.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef Mar 1388

    Children:
    1. 3. Joan Bittlesgate died Aft 17 Jul 1448.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Richard de Wydevill was born Abt 1310, of Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England; died Aft Jul 1378.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Northamptonshire 1362-68 and 1370-71. Knight of the shire in seven Parliaments between 1362 and 1377.

    Richard married (Unknown first wife of Richard de Wydevill). [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  (Unknown first wife of Richard de Wydevill)
    Children:
    1. 4. John de Wydevill was born Abt 1341; died Between 18 Dec 1399 and 1 Feb 1401; was buried , St. Mary's, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England.

  3. 12.  John Bittlesgate was born , of Maidencombe, Devon, England.
    Children:
    1. 6. Thomas Bittlesgate was born , of Over Gabriel, Devon, England; died Between 1389 and 1391.

  4. 14.  John Beauchamp was born , of Lillesdon in North Curry, Somerset, England (son of Hugh de Beauchamp and Idonea de Lisle); died Aft 1395.

    John married Joan de Bridport. Joan (daughter of John de Bridport and Joan de Mountsorell) was born , of White Lackington, Somerset, England. [Group Sheet]


  5. 15.  Joan de Bridport was born , of White Lackington, Somerset, England (daughter of John de Bridport and Joan de Mountsorell).
    Children:
    1. 7. Joan Beauchamp died Between 1381 and 1388.