John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles (c.1450 - 1499) MP

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Birthplace: Well, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Pasmer's Place, Westminster, Middlesex, England
Occupation: 1st Viscount of Welles
Managed by: Margaret, (C)
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About John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles

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John WELLES
Born:  Abt 1450  Place:  Of, Welle, Lincolnshire, England   

(Alternate birth date: http://books.google.com/books?id=jjqMN2G8fGoC&pg=PA117&lpg=PA117&dq=john+welles+145&source=bl&ots=_8riSbyYFV&sig=-uR-HMCVFF_qxtEkyZm_WBmE7Xo&hl=en&ei=Qik3TfmCNoKdlgfNwdSNAw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CCUQ6AEwBA# John Welles (Wellys, Willis) 10 July 1446)

Died:  9 Feb 1498/1499  Place:  Pasmer's Place, Westminster, Middlesex, England   
Buried:    Place:  Our Ladys Chapel, Westminster, Middlesex, England   
Married:  Bef Dec 1487  Place:     
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Father:  Lionel (Leo) WELLES 
Mother:  Margaret BEAUCHAMP 

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Wife's Name

Cecily Princess Of ENGLAND 
Born:  20 Mar 1468/1469
 Place:  Of, Westminster, Middlesex, England  
Died:  24 Aug 1507
 Place:  Abbey, Quarr, Isle Of Wight, England  
Buried:    Place:  Abbey, Quarr, Isle Of Wight, England   
Married:  Bef Dec 1487:     
Mother's Father:  Edward IV King Of ENGLAND 
Mother's Mother:  Elizabeth WYDEVILLE

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1.    F Elizabeth WELLES 
   Born:  Abt 1492   Place:  Of, Welle, Lincolnshire, England   
   Died:  Bef 1498   Place:  Vp   

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2.   F Anne WELLES 
   Born:  Abt 1494   Place:  Of, Welle, Lincolnshire, England  
   Died:  Abt 1499   Place:  Vp  
   Buried:    Place:  Austin Friars, London, Middlesex, England  
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From http://www.thepeerage.com/p10735.htm#i107348

John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles1

M, #107348, d. 9 February 1499

    John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles was the son of Sir Lionel de Welles and Margaret Beauchamp.
He was born after 1448. 

He married Cecilia Plantagenet, daughter of Edward IV Plantagenet, King of England and Elizabeth Wydevill, between 25 November 1487 and 1 January 1488.

He died on 9 February 1499 at London, England.
    John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles was also known as John Welles.
He gained the title of 1st Viscount Welles.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.).

Children of John de Welles, 1st Viscount Welles and Cecilia Plantagenet

1.Elizabeth de Welles d. b 1498

2.Anne de Welles d. c 1499 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

John Welles, 1st Viscount Welles

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John Welles, 1st Viscount Welles KG (c. 1450 - 09 February 1499 London) was an English Lancastrian Nobleman who was made a Knight of the Garter.

John was born about 1450 to Lionel de Welles and Margaret Beauchamp. He was a maternal half-brother of Margaret Beaufort, and thus an uncle of the half-blood of Henry VII.

Some time in December 1487 John married Princess Cecily of York the daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville, making him a member of the Royal Family. John and Cecily had at least two children, both whom died young, and a possible third.

Elizabeth Welles (c. 1489-1498)

Anne Welles (c. 1491-c. 1499)

And Possibly

Robert Welles b.1484 (Ancestor of Governor Thomas Welles.)

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John Welles, 1st Viscount Welles KG (c. 1450 - 09 February 1499 London) was an English Lancastrian Nobleman who was made a Knight of the Garter.

John was born about 1450 to Lionel de Welles and Margaret Beauchamp. He was a maternal half-brother of Margaret Beaufort, and thus an uncle of the half-blood of Henry VII.

Some time in December 1487 John married Princess Cecily of York the daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville, making him a member of the Royal Family. John and Cecily had at least two children, both whom died young, and a possible third.

Elizabeth Welles (c. 1489-1498)

Anne Welles (c. 1491-c. 1499)

And Possibly

Robert Welles b.1484 (Ancestor of Governor Thomas Welles.)

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Sir John de Welles's Timeline

1450
1450
Well, Lincolnshire, England
1484
1484
Age 34
Whichford, Warwickshire, England
1487
December 1487
Age 37
Welle, Lincolnshire, , England
December 1487
Age 37
Well, Lincolnshire, , England
1494
1494
Age 44
Welle, Lincolnshire, , England
1499
February 9, 1499
Age 49
Pasmer's Place, Westminster, Middlesex, England
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Our Ladys Chapel, Westminster, Middlesex, England