Margaret Beauchamp, Lady Welles (1405 - 1482) MP

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Birthplace: Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England
Death: Died in Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England
Managed by: Margaret, (C)
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About Margaret Beauchamp, Lady Welles

[] Margaret Beauchamp

#101978, d. 8 August 1482
  • Margaret Beauchamp was the daughter of John Beauchamp and Edith Stourton.
  • She married, firstly, Sir Oliver St. John, son of John St. John and Elizabeth Paullett, before 1437.
  • She married, secondly, Sir John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset, son of John de Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset and Lady Margaret de Holand, between 1439 and 1442.
  • She married, thirdly, Sir Lionel de Welles, son of Eudes de Welles and Maud de Greystoke, circa April 1447.
  • She died on 8 August 1482.3 She was buried at Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England.
    From before 1437, her married name became St. John. From between 1439 and 1442, her married name became Beaufort. From circa April 1447, her married name became de Welles.

Children of Margaret Beauchamp and Sir Oliver St. John

  1. 1.Oliver St. John d. b 10 Apr 1497
  2. 2.Agnes St. John
  3. 3.Edith St. John
  4. 4.Elizabeth St. John
  5. 5.Mary St. John
  6. 6.Sir John St. John d. a 1488

Children of Margaret Beauchamp and Sir Lionel de Welles

  1. 1.Cicely Welles
  2. 2.John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles d. 9 Feb 1499

Child of Margaret Beauchamp and Sir John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset

  1. 1.Lady Margaret Beaufort b. 31 May 1443, d. 29 Jun 1509


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 II, page 45. 
  Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 103. 

Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family, page 104.

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Margaret Beauchamp of Bletso, Lady Welles's Timeline

January 1, 1405
Bedfordshire, England
Age 19
Bedfordshire, England, (Present UK)
August 31, 1426
Age 21
Beldsoe, Bedfordshire, England
Age 23
Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire, England, (Present UK)
Age 25
Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England
Age 27
Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England, (Present UK)
Age 29
Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England
Age 33
Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England
May 31, 1443
Age 38
Bletso Castle, Bedfordshire, England
April 14, 1447
Age 42
Raby, Durham, , England