Sir William Tyrrell, Kt. of Gipping

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William Tyrrell, Kt.

Nicknames: "William Tirrell", "William Tyrel", "William Terrell", "William Tirrel", "William Terell", "William Teril", "William Thurold", "William Turold"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Heron, East Hordon, Essex, England
Death: Died in London, Middlesex, England
Cause of death: Beheaded.
Place of Burial: Austin Friar's, City of London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Tyrell, MP, Speaker of the House of Commons and Alice Coggeshall
Husband of Margaret Tyrrell
Partner of Philippa Guildford
Father of Sir James Tyrrell, Kt.; Dorothy Boteler and Eleanor Knyvett
Brother of Sir Thomas Tyrell, of Heron and William Tyrrell, of Beeches (yr. brother)

Occupation: Knight
Managed by: Christian Aaron PERKS
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About William Tyrrell, Kt.

From his father's Wikipedia page:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Tyrrell_(died_1437)

William Tyrrell of Gipping, Suffolk, beheaded on Tower Hill 23 February 1462, who married Margaret Darcy, by whom he was the father of Sir James Tyrrell.[1]

Footnote:

  • 1. Horrox, Rosemary (2004). Tyrell family (per. c.1304–c.1510). Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Retrieved 11 July 2013. (subscription required)

Not to be confused with brother William Tyrrell, of Beeches in Rawreth, Essex who died c1471. He married firstly Anne FitzSimon, daughter of William FitzSimon, and secondly Philippa Thornbury, daughter of John Thornbury.

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Death date and location appears to be poorly supported:

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=rwfurtaw&id=I29965

William Tyrrell (John Tyrrell5, Walter Thomas Tyrrell4, Walter Tyrrell3, Margaret Heron2, William Heron1)

  • was born Abt 1408 in Of, Heron, East Horndon, Essex, England,
  • and died Abt 1459 in Of, Gipping Hall, Near Stowmarket, Suffolk, England.
  • He married Margaret Darcy, daughter of Robert Darcy and Alice FITZ LANGLEY.
    • She was born Abt 1425 in Of, Gipping, Suffolk, England.

Children of William Tyrrell and Margaret Darcy are:

  • 1. + 16 i. Dorothy Tyrrell died in Woodhall, Watton, Hertfordshire, England.
  • 2. + 17 ii. Eleanor Tyrrell was born Aft 1464 in Gipping, Suffolk.
  • 3. + 18 iii. James Tyrrell was born Abt 1450 in Gripping, Essex, Eng.

-------------------- William Tyrell was beheaded on Tower Hill on 23 February 1462, together with Sir Thomas Tuddenham and John Montgomery. John de Vere, 12th Earl of Oxford, and his eldest son and heir, Aubrey, were beheaded on 26 February and 20 February, respectively, after the discovery of an alleged plot to murder Edward IV. No records of the trials of the alleged conspirators have survived to shed light on what part, if any, Tyrrell played in the alleged conspiracy. He was not attainted, and his eldest son, James Tyrrell (c.1455 – 6 May 1502), [and heir's wardship and the custody of his lands were granted to Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, who sold them to William Tyrrell's widow in March 1463 for £50.

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Sir William Tyrrell, Kt. of Gipping's Timeline

1408
1408
Heron, East Hordon, Essex, England
1450
1450
Age 42
Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
1452
1452
Age 44
Stowmarket, Essex, England
1459
1459
Age 51
Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
1462
February 23, 1462
Age 54
London, Middlesex, England
1464
1464
Age 54
Gipping, Suffolk, England
1992
July 17, 1992
Age 54
1994
February 15, 1994
Age 54
March 25, 1994
Age 54
????
Essex, England, United Kingdom