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Andrew Windsor

Also Known As: "Andrews Wyndsore"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Stanwell Place, Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in Hounslow, Middlesex, England
Place of Burial: Hounslow, Greater London, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Stanley Windsor and Dame Elizabeth Stratton Andrews of Windsor
Husband of Lady Elizabeth Windsor (Blount), Baroness Windsor
Father of Eleanor Nevill; Elizabeth Windsor; Andrew Windsor; George Windsor; William Windsor, MP, 2nd Baron Windsor and 5 others
Brother of Elizabeth Fowler (Windsor); William Windsor; John Windsor; Thomas Windsor; Miles Windsor and 4 others
Half brother of William de Lytton, of Knebworth and Fides Lytton

Occupation: 1st Baron Windsor, Sir, Lord of Stanwell
Managed by: David Bradbury Stewart
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About Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor

Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor (1467-1543) was an English nobleman. He inherited the manor of Stanwell near Windsor. In 1542, during a visit by King Henry VIII, he was obliged to surrender the manor to the crown. In return he was offered the lands of Tardebigge and the seat of Hewell Grange in modern Worcestershire. His son William (1542-1558) succeeded him as the 2nd Baron. 

Pedigree

  • 'Plantagenet ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=p_yzpuWi4sgC&pg=PA475&lpg=PA475&dq=Elizabeth+STRATTON+1425&source=bl&ots=RQBL4NX3f9&sig=TeOVZmkrjW2fPdnHZfn4VDSic-Q&hl=en&ei=AJkkTc09j5qwA4euuJsB&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CBMQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Elizabeth%20STRATTON%201425&f=false
  • Pg.475
  • 13. Elizabeth Stratton, daughter and heiress, born about 1425. She married about 1439 John Andrew (or Andrews), Esq., of Baylham, Suffolk, laywer, Burgess for Ipswich and Bletchingley, Suffolk, son of James Andrews, of Ipswich, Suffolk, by Alice, daughter and heiress of John Weyland. He was born perhaps about 1415. They had two daughters, Elizabeth and Anne. ....
  • Pg.476
  • 14. Elizabeth Andrew, 1st daughter and co-heiress. She married (1st) before 1 Feb. 1465/6 Thomas Windsor, Esq., of Stanwell, Middlesex, and West Hagbourne, Berkshire, lawyer, Usher of the Chamber, Constable of Windsor Castle, Knight of the Shire for Middlesex, son and heir of Miles Windsor, Esq., of Stanwell, Middlesex, by Joan, daughter of Walter Green. He was born about 1441 (aged 11 in 1452). They had three sons, Andrew, 'Andrew (2nd of name), Knt., K.B. [1st Lord Windsor]', and Anthony, Knt., and four daughters, Elizabeth, Bridget, Alice and Anne.
  • 15. 'Andrew Windsor, Knt., K.B., of Stanwell, Middlesex, member of the Middle Temple, Keeper of the Great Wardrobe, Steward of Windsor, Privy Councillor, Sheriff of cos. Buckingham and Bedford, Knight of the Shire for Buckinghamshire, 2nd but 1st surviving son and heir, born in Feb. 1467 (aged 18 in 1485). He married about 1490 Elizabeth Blount, daughter of William Blount, Knt., of Derby, by Margaret, daughter and eventual co-heiress of Thomas Echingham, Knt., of Etchingham, Sussex (descendant of King Henry III) [see ECHINGHAM 13.i for her ancestry]. She was born shortly before 1471 and was elder sister and co-heiress of Edward Blount, 2nd Lord Mountjoy. They had four sons, George, William [2nd Lord Windsor], Edmund, and Thomas, and four daughters, Elizabeth (wife of Peter Vavasour, Knt.), Anne (wife of Roger Corbet), Edith, and Eleanor. He was a Bencher, Middle Temple before 1500. He purchased the manor of March Baldon, Oxfordwhire in 1504 from John Baynton. He was appointed to join the retinue of Sir William Sandys for the expedition to Guienne in 1512. He served as Treasurer of the King's Middleward in 1513, being made a Banneret probably after the Battle of the Spurs 16 August 1513. His wife, Elizabeth, was living 22 Feb. 1513/4. He was a legatee in the 1519 will of his aunt, Anne (Andrew) (Sulliard) Bourghchier. He was created Lord Windsor of Stanwell, being admitted to the House of Lords on 1 Dec. 1529. He was summoned to Parliament from 1529 to 1541/2, by writs directed Andrea Windsor de Stanwell. In 1542 he was compelled to surrender to the Crown his manor of Stanwell, Middlesex, in exchange for the manor of Minchhampton, Gloucestershire, which formerly belonged to Sion Monastery. Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Lord Windsor, died testate (P.C.C. 23 Spert) 30 March 1543. His wife, Elizabeth, predeceased him. They were buried in the choir of Holy Trinity, Hounslow, Middlesex.
  • N.H. Nicolas 'Testamenta Vetusta' 2 (1826): 697-700. T. Benolte 'Vis. of Somerset 1531, 1573 & 1591' (1885): 42-43 (Luttrell pedigree: "Sir Andrew [Windor]."). R. Cooke & R. Mundy 'Vis. of Worcester 1569' (H.S.P. 27)(1888): 20-21 (Blount pedigree: "Elizabeth sister & coheire vx. Sir Andrew Windsor Knt. Lord Windsor of Stanwell in Com. Midlesex & after of Bradenham in com. Buckingham."). T. Benolte et al. 'Vis. of Sussex 1530, 1633-4' (H.S.P. 53)(1905): 124-126 (Echingham pedigree: "Elizabeth [Blount] ux. Sir Andrew Windsor Knt."). 'List of Early Chancery Procs.' 4 (PRO Lists and Indexes 29) (1908): 95; 6 (PRO Lists and Indexes 48) (1922): 284: 7 (PRO Lists and Indexes 50) (1926): 21, 322; 9 (PRO Lists and Indexes 54) (1933): 162; 10 (PRO Lists and Indexes 55) (1936); 261. C.P. 9 (1936): 337, footnote d (sub Mountjoy); 12 Pt. 2 (1959): 792-794 (sub Windsor). TAG 15 (1939): 129-143. VCH 'Oxford' 5 (1957); 34. S.T. Bindoff 'House of Commons 1509-1558' 3 (1982): 633-636 (biog. of Sir Andrew Windsor). B.J. Harris Edward Stafford (1986): 228. D. Williams 'England in the 15th Cent.' (1987): 199-228.
    • Children of 'Andrew Windsor, Knt., K. B., by Elizabeth Blount:
    • i. Edith Windsor [see next].
    • ii. Eleanor Windsor, married Edward Neville, Knt., of Addington Park, Kent [see BERGAVENNY 13.ii].
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  • http://www.thepeerage.com/p1424.htm#i14235
  • Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor
  • M, #14235, b. before 1463, d. circa 1543
  • Last Edited=12 Nov 2006
  • Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor was born before 1463. He was the son of Thomas Windsor and Elizabeth Andrews.1 He died circa 1543. His will was probated on 31 July 1543.
  • Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor lived at Stanwell, Surrey, England. He gained the title of 1st Baron Windsor.
  • Child of Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor
  • Anne Windsor+ d. 15512
  • Children of Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor and Elizabeth Blount
  • Eleanor Windsor+ b. 1479, d. 25 Mar 15313
  • William Windsor, 2nd Baron Windsor+ b. b 1542, d. 20 Aug 1558
  • Citations
  • [S1916] Tim Boyle, "re: Boyle Family," e-mail message from <e-mail address> (unknown address) to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 September 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Boyle Family".
  • [S34] Peter Townend, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 105th edition (London, U.K.: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1970), page 641. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage, 105th ed..
  • [S6] 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 I, page 35. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
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  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/WINDSOR.htm#Anne WINDSOR3
  • Anne WINDSOR
  • Born: ABT 1506
  • Father: 'Andrew WINDSOR (1° B. Windsor of Bradenham)
  • Mother: Elizabeth BLOUNT (B. Windsor of Bradenham)
  • Married: Roger CORBET (b. 1502 - d. 20 Dec 1538) (son of Roger Corbet and Elizabeth Vernon)
  • Children:
  • 1. Andrew CORBET (b. 1522 - d. 1578) (m. Jane Needham)
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-------------------- He inherited the manor of Stanwell in Middlesex. In 1542, during a visit by Henry VIII, he was obliged to surrender the manor to the crown. In return he was offered the lands of Tardebigge and the seat of Hewell Grange in modern Worcestershire. His son William (1542 -1558) succeeded him as the 2nd Baron. 24 -------------------- Andrew, first lord of Windsor, was made knight of the bath, June 23, 1509. In June 1513, he accompanied King Henry VIII to France and for his valor was made knight banneret. On Dec 1, 1529 he was summoned to Parliament a baron Windsor of Bredenham, Buckinghsmshire and died in 1543. Sir Andrews, Baron Wyndsore, of Stanwell and Bardsley Abbey -------------------- lord windsor accompanied Henry V111 to France and distinguished himself .he was created knight. baronet and attended Princess Mary at her marriage to Louis X11 -------------------- Buried: Church of the Holy Trinity, Hounslow, Middlesex, England

Notes: of Stanwell, co. Middlesex and Boardsley Abbey, Worcestershire. Knight of the Bath upon the coronation of Henry VIII; Member of Parliament; Knight Banneret for valor at the Battle of Spurs in 1513. He was summoned to Parliament in 1529 as Baron Windsor of Bradenham, Buckinghamshire. In Jun 1520, he attended King Henry VIII during the summit with Francois I held between Guisnes and Ardres, known as "Field of the Cloth of Gold". In his will, dated 26 Mar 1543, he lists: His entire well beloved late wife, Elizabeth lady Wyndsore, His late son George Windsor, His loving father, Thomas Wyndesore, Sir William Windsor his son and heir apparent, His son Edmund, His son Thomas, His daughter dame Elizabeth wife of Peter Vavasour, His daughter Anne wife of Roger Corbet, His daughter Edith wife of George Ludlow, His sister Margaret Windsor late prioress of Syon, His brother Sir Anthony Windsor, Edith daughter of said Sir Anthony, His loving mother dame Elizabeth Litton, Agnes Windsor, daughter of his son Thomas, Ursula Windsor, daughter of his son Thomas, Peter Windsor (probably) son of his son Thomas, Miles Windsor (probably) son of his son Thomas, Andrew Windsor (probably) son of his son Thomas.

-------------------- Birth: Feb., 1467, England Death: Mar. 30, 1543, England

Knight of Bath, of Stanwell, member of the Middle Temple, Keeper of the Great Wardrobe, Steward of Windsor, Privy Councillor, Sheriff of Buckinghamshire and Bedford, Knight of the Shire for Buckinghamshire.

Second but first surviving son of Thomas Windsor, Esq., and Elizabeth Andrews. Grandson of Miles Windsor and Joan Greene, John Andrews and Elizabeth Stratton.

Husband of Elizabeth Blount, daughter of Sir William Blount and Margaret Echingham, descendant of King Henry III. They were married about 1490 and had four sons and four daughters: George, William, Edmund, Thomas, Elizabeth (wife of Sir Peter Vavsour), Anne (Wife of Roger Corbet), Edith and Eleanor.

Andrew purchased the manor of Marsh Baldon in 1504 from John Baynton, appointed to the retinue of Sir William Sandys for the expedition to Guienne in 1512. He was created Lord Stanwell and admitted to the House of Lords on 01 Dec 1529, summoned to Parliament 1529 to 1542.

Andrew and Elizabeth were both buried in the choir of the Holy Trinity, Hounslow, Middlesex.


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Spouse:
 Elizabeth Blount Windsor

Burial: Holy Trinity Hounslow Hounslow Greater London, England


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