Lady Margaret Fiennes, 11th Baroness Dacre

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Margaret Leonard (Fiennes), 11th Baroness Dacre

Nicknames: "Margaret /Dacre/", "Baroness Dacre-M /Fiennes/", "Margaret /Fiennes/", "D\acre\", "Mararet /Fiennes/", "11th Baroness Dacre"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pontypool, Monmouthshire, England, (Present UK)
Death: Died in Chevening, Kent, England, (Present UK)
Place of Burial: St. Botolph's Church - South Chancel, Chevening, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Fiennes III and Mary Fiennes, Baroness of Dacre
Wife of Henry Norreys and Sampson Lennard, MP
Mother of Sir Henry Lennard, 12th Baron Dacre; George Leonard; Margaret Barrett Lennard; Mary Bosville; Thomas Leonard and 6 others
Sister of Thomas Fiennes and Gregory Fiennes, 10th Baron Dacre

Occupation: 11th Baroness Dacre, 1541–1611
Managed by: Glenna Cheryl Murdock
Last Updated:

About Margaret Leonard (Fiennes), 11th Baroness Dacre

Resided Herstmonceux, England. Her Family Owned an Iron Works In England.

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From the Find A Grave page on Margaret Fiennes Lennard

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=33583487

Birth: 1540 - Monmouth, Wales

Death: Mar. 10, 1611 - Chevening, Kent, England

Baroness Dacre, daughter of Thomas Fiennes, 9th Lord Dacre, and Mary Neville. Married the High Sheriff of Kent Sampson Lennard 16 Nov 1564 in Kent, England.

Sampson and Lady Margaret's home was at Chevening, co. Kent, 15 miles southeast of London, until perhaps 1594, the year of her brother's death, after which they were much at Hurstmonceux Castle, which they greatly embellished and where they entertained lavishly.

At St. Botolph's Church at Chevening is the stately alabaster tomb of Sampson Lennard and Margaret Fiennes.

In the south chancel, a stately tomb of alabaster, on which are the figures of a man in armour, and a lady in her robes, with their heads resting on cushions; at his feet is a brass head out of a ducal crown, and at her's a dog; on the south side are three sons (Henry, George & Thomas) kneeling on cushions, the first in robes, the others in armour; on the north side are five daughters (Anne, Mary, Margaret, Elizabeth & Frances), erected for Sampson Lennard, esq. with his wife Margaret Fiences, lady Dacre, &c. obt. 1615; on the top are six coats of arms with their quarterings.


Family links:

Parents:

  • Thomas Fiennes (1516 - 1541)
  • Mary Neville Fiennes (1520 - 1565)

Spouse:

  • Sampson Lennard (1544 - 1615)

Burial: St Botolph Churchyard, Chevening, Kent, England


Created by: Sonnet Tidwell

  • Record added: Feb 06, 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 33583487
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Lady Margaret Fiennes, 11th Baroness Dacre's Timeline

1540
January 1540
Pontypool, Monmouthshire, England, (Present UK)
1564
1564
Age 24
1570
March 25, 1570
Age 30
Chevening, Kent, England
1572
August 1, 1572
Age 32
Chevening, Chevening, Kent, Eng
1573
October 25, 1573
Age 33
Of, Chevening, Kent, England
1573
Age 33
1574
October 17, 1574
Age 34
Chevening, Kent, England
1578
1578
Age 38
Of, Chevening, Kent, England
1581
November 26, 1581
Age 41
Probably Chevening, Kent, England, (Present UK)
1583
1583
Age 43
Chevening, Chevening, Kent, Eng