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Frances Clifford

Birthplace: Skipton Castle, England
Death: Died in Westmoreland, Wharton Hall, England
Place of Burial: Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, Eng
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland and Anne Dacre, Countess of Cumberland
Wife of Sir Philip Wharton, 3rd Baron Wharton
Mother of Sir George Wharton; Thomas Wharton of Aske; Eleanor Wharton; Frances Musgrave and Margaret Wotton
Sister of Mary Clifford; Eleanor Clifford; George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland; Francis Clifford, 4th Earl of Cumberland and Elizabeth Lambert
Half sister of Charles Brandon Clifford; Margaret Stanley and Henry de Clifford

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About Frances Clifford

  • CLIFFORD (B. Wharton)
  • 'Frances CLIFFORD (B. Wharton)
  • 'Born: 1556, Skipton Castle, Craven, York, England
  • 'Died: 16 Apr 1592, Wharton Hall, Westmoreland, England
  • 'Buried: Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England
  • Father: Henry CLIFFORD (2º E. Cumberland)
  • Mother: Anne DACRE (C. Cumberland)
  • 'Married: Phillip WHARTON (3° B. Wharton) 24 Jun 1577, Overy, Southwark, England
  • Children:
    • 1. George WHARTON (Sir)
    • 2. Thomas WHARTON (Sir)
    • 3. Margaret WHARTON
    • 4. Frances WHARTON
    • 5. Eleanor WHARTON
  • _______________________
  • Thomas [Wharton], 2nd Baron Wharton
  • born 1520
  • mar. c. Apr 1547 Lady Anne Radcliffe (d. 7 Jun 1561), 1st dau. of Robert [Radcliffe], 1st Earl of Sussex, by his second wife Lady Margaret Stanley, only dau. of Thomas [Stanley], 2nd Earl of Derby
  • died 14 Jun 1572
  • suc. by son
    • ' Philip [Wharton], 3rd Baron Wharton
    • 'born 23 Jun 1555
    • 'mar. (1) 25 Jun 1577 Lady Frances Clifford (d. 1592), only surv. dau. of Henry [Clifford], 2nd Earl of Cumberland, by his second wife Hon Anne Dacre, 2nd dau. of William [Dacre], 3rd Baron Dacre of Gilsland
    • mar. (2) 1597 Dorothy Willoughby (widow of John Tamworth, of Leake, co. Lincoln, and of Sir Francis Willoughby, of Wollaton, co. Nottingham; dsp. 4 Apr 1621), dau. and hrss. of Thomas Colby, of Sherfield-on-Loddon, co. Hampshire, by his wife Elizabeth Gilbert, dau. and cohrss. of Edward Gilbert, Alderman of London
    • died 26 Mar 1625
    • suc. by grandson
      • [Hon Sir Thomas Wharton]
      • 2nd son by his first wife of Philip [Wharton], 3rd Baron Wharton
      • born 1587
      • mar. 11 Apr 1611 Lady Philadelphia Carey, only dau. of Robert [Carey], 1st Earl of Monmouth, by his wife Elizabeth Trevannion, dau. of Sir Hugh Trevannion, of Caerhayes, co. Cornwall
      • died v.p. 17 Apr 1622
      • note
      • father of Philip [Wharton], 4th Baron Wharton
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Frances Clifford's Timeline

Skipton Castle, England
June 24, 1577
Age 21
Southwark, Overy, England
Age 27
Age 32
Westmorland, England
April 16, 1592
Age 36
Westmoreland, Wharton Hall, England
Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, Eng