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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Elizabeth of York, Duchess of Suffolk[1, 2]

Female 1444 - 1504  (59 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth of York 
    Suffix Duchess of Suffolk 
    Born 22 Apr 1444  Rouen, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died ca. 1504  Wingfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Wingfield Church, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13357  Dickinson
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2014 

    Father Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York, KG,   b. 21 Sep 1411, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1460, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Cecily Neville, Duchess of York,   b. 03 May 1415, Raby Castle, Staindrop, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1495, Berkhamsted Castle, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1424  [4, 5
    Married 1429  [6
    Family ID F2611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John de la Pole, 2nd Duke of Suffolk, KG,   b. 27 Sep 1442,   d. ca. 1492, Wingfield, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married Aug 1461 
    Children 
     1. John de la Pole, Earl of Lincoln,   b. ca. 1462,   d. 16 Jun 1487, Stoke Field, East Stoke, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)  [Birth]
     2. Anne de la Pole,   d. Aft 1495  [Birth]
     3. Catherine de la Pole, Lady Stourton  [Birth]
     4. Elizabeth de la Pole, Lady Morley,   d. Aft 31 Dec 1489  [Birth]
     5. Edward de la Pole,   d. Bef 8 Oct 1485  [Birth]
     6. Edmund de la Pole, Duke of Suffolk, KB,   b. ca. 1471,   d. 4 May 1513, The Tower of London, Tower Hamlets, London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)  [Birth]
     7. Humphrey de la Pole, Rector of Hingham,   b. 1 Aug 1474,   d. Bef 15 Feb 1513  (Age 38 years)  [Birth]
     8. Geoffrey de la Pole,   d. After 1499  [Birth]
     9. William de la Pole,   b. ca. 1478,   d. Aft Oct 1539, The Tower of London, Tower Hamlets, London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)  [Birth]
     10. Richard de la Pole,   d. 24 Feb 1525, Pavia, Lombardy, Itlay Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F4016  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1444 - Rouen, Normandy, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - ca. 1504 - Wingfield, Suffolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wingfield Church, Suffolk Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLAND,%20Kings%201066-1603.htm#Elizabethdied15031504.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Elizabeth of York, Duchess of Suffolk", http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_of_York,_Duchess_of_Suffolk.
      "Elizabeth of York, Duchess of Suffolk (22 April 1444 ? c. 1503) was the sixth child and third daughter of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York and Cecily Neville."

    3. [S37] Blood Sisters: The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses, Sarah Gristwood, (New York: Basic Books, 2013), 302.
      "Some unrecorded time between January 1503 and May 1504, Edward IV's other sister Elizabeth also died-the mother of Lincoln and Suffolk, the last of Cecily Neville's brood."

    4. [S336429] Britain's Royal Families: A Complete Genealogy, Alison Weir, (London: Vintage Books, 2008), 119.

    5. [S155] Richard III: England's Black Legend, Desmond Seward, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2014), 23.

    6. [S165] The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2014), 90.