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Thomas Stanley

Also Known As: "Thomas Stanley"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Elford, Staffordshire, England
Death: Died in Elford, Stafford
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John I Stanley, Lord Lt. of Ireland, titular King of Mann and Isabel Lathom
Husband of Matilda / Maud Stanley and Elizabeth Stanley
Father of George Stanley; Anne Gresley; Sir John Stanley and Sir George Stanley
Brother of Sir John II Stanley, titular King of Mann; Henry Stanley; Ralph Stanley; Margaret Ravenscroft; Robert Stanley and 1 other
Half brother of Edmond Gardner and Elizabeth de Worseley

Managed by: Hannelore Caulk Scheu
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About Thomas Stanley

  • 'Sir Thomas Stanley, Sheriff of Warwickshire, Leicestershire, & Staffordshire1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
  • 'M, #19388, b. circa 1392, d. 13 May 1463
  • Father Sir John Stanley, Lord Lieutenant & Justiciary of Ireland, Justice of Chester, Governor of the City & County of Chester, Constable of Windsor Castle9,10 b. 1350, d. 6 Jan 1414
  • Mother Isabel Lathom9,10 b. c 1365, d. 26 Oct 1414
  • ' Sir Thomas Stanley, Sheriff of Warwickshire, Leicestershire, & Staffordshire was born circa 1392 at of Aldford, Cheshire, Elford, Staffordshire, England. He married Maud (Matilda) Arderne, daughter of Sir John Arderne and Matilda (Maud) Pilkington, before 1 May 1413; They had 1 son (Sir John) and 1 daughter (Anne, wife of Sir John Gresley).2,3,5,6,8 Sir Thomas Stanley, Sheriff of Warwickshire, Leicestershire, & Staffordshire married Elizabeth Langton, daughter of Sir Ralph Langton, Baron of Newton and Alice Balderston, before 1434; They had 1 son, George, Esq.2,4,5,8 Sir Thomas Stanley, Sheriff of Warwickshire, Leicestershire, & Staffordshire died on 13 May 1463; Buried at Elford, Staffordshire.2,5
  • 'Family 1 Maud (Matilda) Arderne b. 2 Jul 1396, d. bt 1430 - 1432
  • Children
    • Anne Stanley+2,11,5,6,7 b. c 1418, d. a Jun 1481
    • Sir John Stanley, Sheriff of Staffordshire+5 b. c 1420, d. 29 Jun 1476
    • Elizabeth Stanley+12 b. c 1422
  • 'Family 2 Elizabeth Langton b. c 1400, d. b 13 May 1463
  • Child
    • George Stanley, Esq., Sheriff & Escheator of Staffordshire+13,14,4,5,15 b. c 1440, d. c 1509
  • Citations
  • 1.[S5988] Unknown author, The Pilkington Family, by Lt. Col. John Pilkington, 3rd Ed., 1912, p. 42; Plantagenet Ancestry of 17th Century Colonists, by David Faris, p. 284; Family Group Sheet in SLC Library Archives.
  • 2.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 283.
  • 3.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 24.
  • 4.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 163.
  • 5.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 104-105.
  • 6.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 262-263.
  • 7.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 172.
  • 8.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 89.
  • 9.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 104.
  • 10.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 88.
  • 11.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 357.
  • 12.[S61] Unknown author, Family Group Sheets, SLC Archives.
  • 13.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 87.
  • 14.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 773.
  • 15.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 362.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p645.htm#i19388
  • _____________________
  • 'Sir Thomas Stanley1
  • M, #247581
  • Last Edited=16 Oct 2007
  • ' Sir Thomas Stanley is the son of Sir John de Stanley and Isabel Lathom.1
  • ' He was ancestor of the Stanleys of Elford Pipe.1 He lived at Elford, Staffordshire, England.1
  • Citations
  • 1.[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1101. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • From: http://www.thepeerage.com/p24759.htm#i247581
  • _________________
  • 'Thomas STANLEY
  • 'Born: ABT 1392, probably Elford, Staffordshire, England
  • 'Died: 1463
  • 'Buried: St. Peter's Church, Elford, England
  • Father: John De STANLEY (Sir Knight Lord Lieutenant of Ireland)
  • Mother: Isabel LATHOM
  • 'Married 1: Matilda De ARDERNE (dau. of John De Arderne and Margaret Pilkington) 1413
    • 1. John STANLEY (Sir)
    • 2. Anne STANLEY
  • 'Married 2: Elizabeth (WALLER) De BAR (b. ABT 1400) AFT 1423
  • Children:
    • 3. George STANLEY (Bishop)
    • 4. Elizabeth STANLEY
  • From: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/STANLEY3.htm#Thomas STANLEY1
  • _________________________
  1. ID: I2403
  2. Name: Thomas Stanley
  3. Given Name: Thomas
  4. Surname: Stanley
  5. Sex: M
  6. Birth: Abt 1392 in Elford, Staffordshire, England
  7. Death: May 1463
  8. Change Date: 21 Sep 2005 at 15:22

Father: John De Stanley b: Abt 1362 in Lathom & Knowsle, Lancashire, England c: in Newton, Cheshire, England

Mother: Isabel Lathom b: Abt 1364 in Lathom & Knowsley, Lancashire, England

Marriage 1 ELIZABETH Bor b: 1400

   * Married:
   * Change Date: 21 Sep 2005

Children

  1. Has Children George Stanley b: Abt 1435 in West Bromwich, England

Marriage 2 Matilda (Maude) de Arderne b: Abt 1398

   * Married:
   * Change Date: 10 Oct 2005

Children

  1. Has Children Elizabeth Stanley b: Abt 1422

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-------------------- Third son of John Stanley 1362-1414 and Isabel Lathom 1364-1414, the daughter of Thomas de Lathom and Joan Venables.

Esquire, in right of his wife, of Elford, Staffordshire and Aldford, Alderly and Etchells, Cheshire. King's Esquire, Sheriff of Worcestershire, Leicestershire and Staffordshire. Knight of the Shire for Staffordshire.

He was the husband of Maud Ardene, daughter of heiress of Sir John Ardene and Margaret Pilkington. They had children: Sir John m Cecily Ardene, Elizabeth Vernon, Anne Handesacre Anne m John Gresley

Maud died 1430 to 1432.

Secondly, Thomas was the husband of Elizabeth Langton, daughter of Ralph Langton of Walton de Dale, Lancashire. They had one son, George.

In 1442, the population of Lichfield rose up against Thomas in a riot.

Thomas is buried with his second wife of St Peters, Elford.

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Thomas Stanley's Timeline

1392
1392
Elford, Staffordshire, England
1419
1419
Age 27
Of, Elford, Staffordshire, England
1420
1420
Age 28
Elford, Staffordshire, , England
1423
1423
Age 31
Elford, Staffordshire, , England
1424
1424
Age 32
UK
1435
March 5, 1435
Age 43
Hammerwich, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England
1435
Age 43
Hammerwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
1463
May 1463
Age 71
Elford, Stafford
1966
March 12, 1966
Age 71
April 13, 1966
Age 71