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Richard Wingfield

Male - 1525


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  • Name Richard Wingfield 
    Born of Kimbolton, Huntingdonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jul 1525  Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Church of the Friars Observants of San Juan de los Reyes, Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I30836  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2020 

    Father John Wingfield,   b. of Letheringham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1481 
    Mother Elizabeth fitz Lewis,   b. Abt 1436,   d. Between 14 Jul 1497 and 22 Dec 1500  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Family ID F18353  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Katherine Woodville,   b. Abt 1458,   d. 18 May 1497  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1496  [1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F18355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Bridget Wiltshire,   d. Aft Jan 1534 
    Married Bef 1513  [1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F18308  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster; Privy Counsellor; Lord Deputy of Calais; High Steward of Cambridge University.

      He fought against the Cornish rebels in 1497, was present at the siege of Tournai in 1513, attended the king and queen at the Field of the Cloth of Gold in 1520, and held chief command (under the earl of Surrey) of English forces in France in 1522-23.

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families by Douglas Richardson. Salt Lake City, 2013.