Lady Elizabeth de Clifford (Percy)

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Elizabeth Percy, Countess of Westmoreland

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Birthplace: Alnwick, Northumberland, England
Death: Died in Durham, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: St Mary Church, Staindrop, County Durham, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy and Lady Elizabeth Mortimer
Wife of John Clervaux; John de Clifford, 7th Baron Clifford and Ralph Neville, 2nd Earl of Westmorland
Mother of Joan Southill; Sir Thomas de Clifford, 8th Baron Clifford; Henry Clifford; Lady Mary Wentworth and John Neville
Sister of Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland; Matilda Percy; Thomas Percy, Baron Egremont and Anne de Percy

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About Lady Elizabeth de Clifford (Percy)

Children

  1. Thomas Clifford, 8th Baron de Clifford m. Joan Dacre, daughter of Thomas Dacre, 6th Baron Dacre and Philippa de Neville.
  2. Henry Clifford.
  3. Mary Clifford m. Philip Wentworth, Knight, of Nettlestead, Suffolk; Their great-granddaughter was Jane Seymour, third Queen consort of Henry VIII of England.
  4. Blanche Clifford.

Sources

  1. Thomas Blore (1811). The History and Antiquities of the County of Rutland. Stanford: R. Newcomb.
  2. G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XII/2, page 550, 549
  3. Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 293.

another possible death date is 25 October 1437

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lady_Elizabeth_Percy

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=60731704

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http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p461.htm#i13855

-------------------- Lady Elizabeth Percy (c. 1395 – 26 October 1436) was the daughter of Sir Henry Percy, known to history as 'Hotspur',[1][2] and Elizabeth Mortimer, the eldest daughter of Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, and his wife, Philippa, the only child of Lionel, 1st Duke of Clarence, and Elizabeth de Burgh, Countess of Ulster.[3] After the death of Sir Henry Percy, Elizabeth Mortimer married, sometime after 3 June 1406, Thomas de Camoys, 1st Baron Camoys, who later commanded the rearguard of the English army at the Battle of Agincourt.[4][5]

By her mother's first marriage to Sir Henry Percy, Elizabeth Percy had one brother, Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland (3 February 1393 – 22 May 1455), who married Eleanor Neville (died c. 1473), widow of Richard le Despenser, and daughter of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland, by his second wife, Joan Beaufort, legitimated daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster. They had nine sons and three daughters. He was slain at the First Battle of St Albans during the Wars of the Roses.[6]

Elizabeth Percy also had a brother of the half blood, Sir Roger Camoys, the son of her mother's second marriage to Thomas de Camoys.[4][7]

Elizabeth Percy died 26 October 1436. She was buried at Staindrop, Durham.[8]

Through her daughter, Mary Clifford, Elizabeth Percy was the great-great-grandmother of Jane Seymour, third wife of Henry VIII.

Contents [hide] 1 Marriages and issue 1.1 With John Clifford 1.2 With Ralph Neville 2 Notes 3 References 4 Ancestry Marriages and issue[edit] Elizabeth Percy married firstly John Clifford, 7th Baron de Clifford, slain at the Siege of Meaux on 13 March 1422, by whom she had two sons and two daughters:[9][8]

With John Clifford[edit] Name Lifespan Notes Thomas Married Joan Dacre, daughter of Thomas Dacre, 6th Baron Dacre by Philippa de Neville, daughter of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland.[9][10] Henry [11] Mary Married Sir Philip Wentworth (c.1424 – 18 May 1464) of Nettlestead, Suffolk, beheaded at Middleham, Yorkshire, after the Battle of Hexham, by whom she had a son and two daughters.[9][12] Blanche (or Beatrix) Married Sir Robert Waterton (d. 10 December 1475), son of the Lancastrian retainer, Robert Waterton (d. 17 January 1425).[11][13][14] With Ralph Neville[edit] She married secondly, in 1426, Ralph Neville, 2nd Earl of Westmorland (d. 3 November 1484), by whom she had a son, Sir John Neville.

Name Lifespan Notes Sir John married Anne Holland, daughter of John Holland, 2nd Duke of Exeter.[15][16] Sir John Neville died shortly before 16 March 1450 without issue. His widow, Anne Holand, married another Sir John Neville who was the brother of Elizabeth Percy's second husband, Ralph Neville, 2nd Earl of Westmorland (d. 3 November 1484). They had an only son, Ralph, 3rd Earl of Westmorland.[15] Notes[edit] Jump up ^ Cokayne 1936, pp. 713-14. Jump up ^ Walker 2004. Jump up ^ Richardson III 2011, pp. 193-4, 341. ^ Jump up to: a b Cokayne 1912, p. 508. Jump up ^ Leland 2004. Jump up ^ Richardson III 2011, pp. 343–4. Jump up ^ Richardson I 2011, p. 399. ^ Jump up to: a b Richardson III 2011, p. 250. ^ Jump up to: a b c Richardson I 2011, pp. 507-8. Jump up ^ Summerson 2004. ^ Jump up to: a b Richardson I 2011, p. 507. Jump up ^ Richardson III 2011, p. 236. Jump up ^ Whitehead 2004. Jump up ^ Ellis & Tomlinson 1882, p. 421. ^ Jump up to: a b Richardson III 2011, pp. 250-1. Jump up ^ Pollard 2004. References[edit] Cokayne, George Edward (1912). The Complete Peerage, edited by H.A. Doubleday II. London: St. Catherine Press. pp. 506–510. Cokayne, George Edward (1936). The Complete Peerage, edited by H.A. Doubleday IX. London: St. Catherine Press. pp. 713–714. Ellis, Alfred Shelley; Tomlinson, George William, eds. (1882). "The Yorkshire Archaeological and Topographical Journal" VII. London: Bradbury, Agnew and Co. pp. 401–428. Retrieved 13 October 2013. Leland, John L. (2004). "Camoys, Thomas, Baron Camoys (c.1350–1420/21)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/4461. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.) Pollard, A.J. (2004). "Neville, Ralph, second earl of Westmorland (b. in or before 1407, d. 1484)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/19952. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.) Richardson, Douglas (2011). Everingham, Kimball G., ed. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families I (2nd ed.). Salt Lake City. ISBN 1449966373. Richardson, Douglas (2011). Everingham, Kimball G., ed. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families III (2nd ed.). Salt Lake City. ISBN 144996639X. Summerson, Henry (2004). "Clifford, Thomas, eighth Baron Clifford (1414-1455)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/5663. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.) Walker, Simon (2004). "Percy, Sir Henry (1364–1403)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/21931. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.) Whitehead, J.R. (2004). "Waterton, Robert (d.1425)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/54421. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.) -------------------- Lady Elizabeth Percy (c. 1395 – 26 October 1436) was the daughter of Sir Henry Percy, known to history as 'Hotspur', and Elizabeth Mortimer, the eldest daughter of Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, and his wife, Philippa, the only child of Lionel, 1st Duke of Clarence, and Elizabeth de Burgh, Countess of Ulster. After the death of Sir Henry Percy, Elizabeth Mortimer married, sometime after 3 June 1406, Thomas de Camoys, 1st Baron Camoys, who later commanded the rearguard of the English army at the Battle of Agincourt. By her mother's first marriage to Sir Henry Percy, Elizabeth Percy had one brother, Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland (3 February 1393 – 22 May 1455), who married Eleanor Neville (died c. 1473), widow of Richard le Despenser, and daughter of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland, by his second wife, Joan Beaufort, legitimated daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster. They had nine sons and three daughters. He was slain at the First Battle of St Albans during the Wars of the Roses.[6] Elizabeth Percy also had a brother of the half blood, Sir Roger Camoys, the son of her mother's second marriage to Thomas de Camoys. Elizabeth Percy died 26 October 1436. She was buried at Staindrop, Durham.[8] Through her daughter, Mary Clifford, Elizabeth Percy was the great-great-grandmother of Jane Seymour, third wife of Henry VIII.

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Lady Elizabeth de Clifford (Percy)'s Timeline

1390
February 1390
Alnwick, Northumberland, England
1404
5, 1404
Age 13
Appleby,,Westmorland,England
1414
March 25, 1414
Age 24
Skipton, Yorkshire, England
1416
1416
Age 25
Westmoreland, England
1416
Age 25
Appleby, Westmoreland, England
1420
1420
Age 29
Croft, Herfordshire, England
1426
July 20, 1426
Age 36
Roche Abbey, Yorkshire, England
1437
October 26, 1437
Age 47
Durham, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
1934
February 27, 1934
Age 47
February 27, 1934
Age 47