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Anne St. Leger (Knyvett)

Also Known As: "Anne Knyvet"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Probably Buckenham Castle, Buckenham, Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Monkleigh, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Edmund Knyvett, of Buckenham and Eleanor Knyvett
Wife of George St. Leger and Sir James Coffyn, Knight
Mother of Katherine Courtenay; Sir John St Leger, Kt., MP; Lath St. Leger; George Saint Leger and Charles St Leger
Sister of Edmund Knyvett, Baron de Berners; Anthony Knyvett; James Knyvett; Sir Thomas Knyvett; William Knyvett and 2 others
Half sister of Ann Saint Leger

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About Anne St. Leger

  • 'Anne Knyvett1
  • 'F, #84991, b. circa 1482
  • Father Sir Edmund Knyvett1 d. 1504
  • Mother Eleanor Tyrrell1 d. 1514
  • ' Anne Knyvett was born circa 1482 at of Buckenham Castle, Norfolk, England.1 She married Sir George St. Leger, son of Sir James St. Leger and Anne Butler, circa 1503.1
  • 'Family Sir George St. Leger b. c 1484
  • Children
    • Catherine St. Leger+1 b. c 1505
    • Sir John St. Leger1 b. c 1515
  • Citations
  • 1.[S61] Unknown author, Family Group Sheets, Family History Archives, SLC.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p2829.htm#i84991
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  • 'Anne KNYVETT
  • 'Born: ABT 1475
  • 'Died: 1558
  • Father: Edmund KNYVETT of Buckenham (Sir Knight)
  • Mother: Eleanor TYRRELL
  • 'Married: George St. LEGER (Sir)
  • Children:
    • 1. John St. LEGER of Annery (Sir Knight)
    • 2. Catherine St. LEGER
    • 3. George St. LEGER
    • 4. Lath St. LEGER
  • From: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/KNYVETT.htm#Anne KNYVETT1
  • ______
  • 'Anne Knyvett1
  • F, #488981
  • Last Edited=23 Nov 2011
  • ' Anne Knyvett married Sir George St. Leger.1
  • ' Her married name became St. Leger.1
  • 'Child of Anne Knyvett and Sir George St. Leger
    • 1.John St. Leger+1 b. c 1520, d. 8 Oct 1596
  • Citations
  • 1.[S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."
  • From: http://www.thepeerage.com/p48899.htm#i488981
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  • ST. LEGER, Sir John (by 1516-93/96), of Annery in Monkleigh, Devon.
  • b. by 1516, '1st s. of Sir George St. Leger of Annery by Anne, da. of Edmund Knyvet.' m. by June 1535, Catherine, da. of George Neville, 5th Lord Bergavenny, at least 2s. 4da. suc. fa. 1533/37. Kntd. 1544/1 Oct. 1547.1 ....
  • From: http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1509-1558/member/st-leger-sir-john-1516-9396
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  • Sir John St Leger (died 1596), of Annery in the parish of Monkleigh, Devon, was an English Member of Parliament.
  • 'He was the son of Sir George St Leger of Annery by his wife Anne Knyvett, daughter of Edmund Knyvett.' He was knighted in 1544. ....
  • From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_St_Leger
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Anne St. Leger's Timeline

1475
1475
Buckenham, Norfolk, England
1510
1510
Age 35
Of Buckingham Castle, , Norfolk, England
1514
1514
Age 39
Probably Annery, Devon, England
1515
1515
Age 40
Probably Annery, Devon, England
1517
1517
Age 42
Of, Harrighworth, , England
1530
1530
Age 55
of Annery, Devonshire, England
1558
1558
Age 83
Monkleigh, Devon, England, United Kingdom
1942
May 16, 1942
Age 83
May 16, 1942
Age 83
May 16, 1942
Age 83