Cecily Neville, Duchess of Warwick; Countess of Worcester (c.1424 - 1450) MP

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Nicknames: "Cecily Neville", "1st Duchess of Warwick", "1st Countess of Worcester"
Birthplace: Salisbury, Wiltshire
Death: Died in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
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About Cecily Neville, Duchess of Warwick; Countess of Worcester

Cecily Neville (1424 - 28 July 1450) was a namesake niece of the above. She was a daughter of Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury and Alice Montagu, Countess of Salisbury. She was also an older sister of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick, John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu and George Neville (Archbishop of York and Chancellor of England).

She first married Henry de Beauchamp, 1st Duke of Warwick and the only King of the Isle of Wight (as well as of Jersey and Guernsey). Their only daughter was Anne Beauchamp, 15th Countess of Warwick.

Her second husband was John Tiptoft, 1st Earl of Worcester. They had no children.

Little more is known of her.

-------------------- Cecily Neville, 1st Duchess of Warwick, 1st Countess of Worcester (c.1425 – 26 July 1450) was a daughter of Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury and Alice Montacute, 5th Countess of Salisbury. Her siblings included Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick; John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu; George Neville, (Archbishop of York and Chancellor of England); Katherine Neville, Baroness Hastings; and Alice Neville, Baroness FitzHugh.

She was most likely named after her paternal aunt, Cecily Neville, Duchess of York.[2] Her first cousins included Anne of York, Duchess of Exeter; Edmund, Earl of Rutland; Elizabeth of York, Duchess of Suffolk; Margaret of York; George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence; and Kings Edward IV and Richard III.

She first married Henry de Beauchamp, 1st Duke of Warwick and the only King of the Isle of Wight (as well as of Jersey and Guernsey). Their only daughter was Lady Anne Beauchamp, who was allowed to succeed as suo jure 15th Countess of Warwick. Upon the death of the 15th Countess, the title was inherited by her paternal aunt, also named Lady Anne. Lady Anne married Cecily's brother, Richard Neville, who would become jure uxoris 16th Earl of Warwick.

Her second husband was John Tiptoft, 1st Earl of Worcester. They had no children.

She is buried with her first husband, the Duke of Warwick, in Tewkesbury Abbey.[4]

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Cecily Neville, Duchess of Warwick; Countess of Worcester's Timeline

1424
1424
Salisbury, Wiltshire
1434
1434
Age 10
Of,Salisbury,Wiltshire,England
1443
February 4, 1443
Age 19
England
1449
April 3, 1449
Age 25
License
1450
July 28, 1450
Age 26
Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
July 31, 1450
Age 26
Lady Chapel, Tewkesbury Abbey, Gloucestershire, England
1935
July 29, 1935
Age 26
July 29, 1935
Age 26
July 29, 1935
Age 26
July 29, 1935
Age 26