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John de Clifford, 9th Baron Clifford

John de Clifford, 9th Baron Clifford

Male 1435 - 1461  (25 years)

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  • Name John de Clifford 
    Lancastrian
    Lancastrian
    Arms of Clifford
    Arms of Clifford
    Chequy or and azure, a fesse gules
    Suffix 9th Baron Clifford 
    Born 8 Apr 1435  Conisbrough Castle, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 30 Dec 1460  Wakefield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Battle of Wakefield (Lancastrian victory) 
    • Murdered the earl of Rutland on Wakefield Bridge.
    Title 9th Baron de Clifford, also 9th Lord of Skipton. 
    Died 28 Mar 1461  Dinting Dale, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • KIA, Dinting Dale, a skirmish just prior to the battle of Towton.
    Person ID I15115  Dickinson
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2016 

    Father Thomas de Clifford, 8th Baron de Clifford,   b. 25 Mar 1414,   d. 22 May 1455, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Joan Dacre, Lady Clifford 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F4670  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Apr 1435 - Conisbrough Castle, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Battle of Wakefield (Lancastrian victory) - 30 Dec 1460 - Wakefield, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1461 - Dinting Dale, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S165] The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2014), 176-178.