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Richard Woodville

Male 1405 - 1469  (64 years)


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  • Name Richard Woodville 
    Born 1405  Maidstone, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Aug 1469  Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I3066  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2018 

    Father Richard Wydevill,   b. of the Mote, near Maidstone, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Dec 1441 
    Mother Joan Bittlesgate,   d. Aft 17 Jul 1448 
    Married Abt 1403  [3
    Family ID F5503  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jacquetta of Luxembourg,   b. 1415,   d. 30 May 1472  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Bef 23 Mar 1437  [4
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England,   b. 1437, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1492, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Wikipedia.

    2. [S1526] The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, Wife of Reverend John Owsley, Generations 1-15, Fourth Preliminary Edition by Ronny O. Bodine and Bro. Thomas Spalding, Jr. 2013.

    3. [S2677] Charles M. Hansen, "Mary Isaac's Beauchamp Descent: The Correct Lineage." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 147:3, Jan 1993.

    4. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004-ongoing).