Elizabeth de Burghersh, 3rd Baroness Burghersh (c.1342 - 1409) MP

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Nicknames: "Elizabeth De /Burghersh/", "Elizabeth /De Burghersh/", "Countess of Kildare"
Birthplace: Ewias Lacy, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
Occupation: daughter and heiress of Bartholomew de Burghersh, 2nd Baron Burghersh
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About Elizabeth de Burghersh, 3rd Baroness Burghersh

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_le_Despencer,_Baroness_le_Despencer

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Edward le Despencer, 1st Baron le Despencer

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Edward married Elizabeth de Burghersh, daughter of Bartholomew de Burghersh, 2nd Baron Burghersh. They had the following children:

Thomas, who succeeded his father to the barony.

Hugh

Cicely

Elizabeth, who married firstly John Arundel, and then Hugh, Lord Zouch

Anne, who married firstly to Hugh Hastings, and then Thomas, Lord Morley

Margaret, who married Robert, Lord Ferrers of Chartley.

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Father was Sir Bartholomew de Burghersh, Knight of the Garter, d. 1369 and Mother was Cecily de Wayland, daughter of Sir Richard de Weyland.

Elizabeth was aged 27 at her father's death. In her will, she called herself Elizabeth de Burghersh, Dame le Despenser. She survived her husband by over 30 years, but evidently never remarried.

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Elizabeth Despencer (née Burghersh), Baroness le Despencer (ca. 1342 – August, 1402) was an English noblewoman born to Bartholomew de Burghersh, 2nd Baron Burghersh and Cicely Weyland. She married Edward le Despencer, 1st Baron le Despencer they had six children. -------------------- Elizabeth Despencer (née Burghersh), Baroness le Despencer (ca. 1342 – August, 1402) was an English noblewoman born to Bartholomew de Burghersh, 2nd Baron Burghersh and Cicely Weyland. She married Edward le Despencer, 1st Baron le Despencer they had six children. -------------------- Elizabeth Despencer, 3rd Baroness Burghersh (ca. 1342 – August 1402) was an English noblewoman born to Bartholomew de Burghersh, 2nd Baron Burghersh and Cicely Weyland. She married Edward le Despencer, 1st Baron le Despencer and they had six children. Upon the death of her father, she inherited the title of Baroness Burghersh.

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Elizabeth de Burghersh, 3rd Baroness Burghersh's Timeline

1330
1330
1341
1341
Gloucestershire, England
1342
May 1342
Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
1347
1347
Age 4
Burghersh,,Sussex,England
1354
August 2, 1354
Age 12
Essendine, Rutlandshire, England
1354
Age 11
Of, Essendine, Rutlandshire, England
1355
1355
Age 12
Gloucestershire, England
1358
1358
Age 15
Ryall, Rutland, England
1360
1360
Age 17
Of, Essendine, Rutlandshire, England
1365
1365
Age 22
Essendine, Rutland, England