Sir Robert Dymoke, Champion of England

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Robert Dymoke

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Birthplace: Scrivelsby Manor, Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Haltham, Lincolnshire, England
Place of Burial: Memorial in Scrivelsby Church, Haltham, Lincoln, England, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Dymoke, Esq. and Margaret Dymoke de Welles
Husband of Anne Dymoke and Jane Cressmore
Father of Margaret Manners; Sir Edward Dymoke; Ursula Dymoke and Arthur Dymoke
Brother of Sir Lionel Dymoke, Knight, of Scrivelsby; Jane Dymoke; Beatrice DYMOKE; UNK NAME Goodrick; Margaret Dymoke and 2 others

Occupation: King's Champion, Treasurer of the Kingdom
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About Sir Robert Dymoke, Champion of England

The estates forfeited by his father were restored to Sir Robert Dymoke (d. 1546), champion at the coronations of Richard III., Henry VII. and Henry VIII., who distinguished himself at the siege of Tournai and became treasurer of the kingdom.

http://59.1911encyclopedia.org/D/DY/DYMOKE.htm

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Royal Champion at the coronation of kings Richard III, Henry VII and Henry VIII. Will proved 21 Apr 1545 in Halthasm [?], Lincolnshire.

Married 2: Jane CRESSNORE (b. ABT 1480) (dau. of Alexander Cressnore) ABT 1508, Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, and had daus Margaret (m Vincent FULNETBY ABT 1520) and Maud (m ___ Hopton.

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Buried Scriveslby / Baltham Church, Lincolnshire? Can't find any reference to a place called Baltham.

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The Chapel of Scriveslby Court, a small quaint structure, has some parts at least five centuries old. Among its tombs is that of Sir Robert Dymoke, Champion of Richard II, Henry VI, and Henry VII. On the top of his tomb is a plate of brass, on which is a figure in full armour, recumbent, with helmet under his head and a lion at his feet; above the figure is a shield containing the family arms and beneath it is this inscription:

Here lyeth the body of Sir Robert Dymoke, of Scrivelsby, Knight and Baron who departed this life the 22d day of April, in the year of our Lord God MDIXV, upon whose soul Almighty God have mercy. Amen.

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Married 1st Anne, dau and coheiress of John Sparrow of London.

Married 2nd Jane, dau of Alexander Cresnore.

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Robert DYMOKE of Scrivelsby (Sir)

Born: ABT 1461, Scriveslby, Lincolnshire, England

Died: 13 Apr 1544

Buried: Scrivelsby Church / Baltham Church, Lincolnshire, England

Notes: Royal Champion at the coronation of kings Richard III, Henry VII and Henry VIII. Will proved 21 apr 1545 in Halthasm, Lincolnshire, England.

Father: Thomas DYMOKE (Sir Knight)

Mother: Margaret WELLES

Married 1: Anne SPARROW (b. ABT 1470) (dau. of John Sparrow of London)ABT 1490 / ABT 1498, Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, England

Children:

1. Edward DYMOKE (Sir Knight)

2. Ursula DYMOKE

3. Margaret DYMOKE

4. Arthur DYMOKE

Married 2: Jane CRESSNORE (b. ABT 1480) (dau. of Alexander Cressnore) ABT 1508, Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, England

Children:

5. Margaret DYMOKE

6. Maud DYMOKE

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  1. Brass of Sir Robert Dymoke, Scrivelsby church

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Sir Robert Dymoke, Champion of England's Timeline

1461
1461
Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, England
1481
1481
Age 20
Horncastle, Lincolnshire, UK
1506
1506
Age 45
London, Middlesex , England
1508
1508
Age 47
Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, England
1508
Age 47
Scrivelsby, Lincolnshire, England
1510
1510
Age 49
Horncastle, Lincolnshire, England
1510
Age 49
Abt. 1510 of, Scriveslby, Lincolnshire, England
1544
April 13, 1544
Age 83
Haltham, Lincolnshire, England
April 21, 1544
Age 83
Haltham, Lincoln, England, UK
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