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Thomas Windsor, Esq.

Also Known As: "Thomas /Wyndsore/"
Birthplace: Stanwell, Staines, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Place of Burial: Middlesex, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Miles Windsor and Joan Windsor
Husband of Dame Elizabeth Litton
Father of Elizabeth Fowler (Windsor); Anne Corbet; Sir Andrew Windsor, 1st Baron Windsor; William Windsor; John Windsor and 6 others

Managed by: Edward Malcolm King
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About Thomas Windsor, Esq.

Thomas Windsor Constable of Windsor Castlefought on Richard III's side at the Battle of Bosworth. In his will, dated 13 Aug 1479

'Plantagenet ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham


  • 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. ....
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  • 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, Thomas Windsor, Esq., died testate 29 Sept. 1485 (P.C.C. 14 Logge, requesting burial at Stanwell). His widow Elizabeth, married (2nd) Robert Lytton, Knt. (died testate, in 1505), of Lytton and Knebworth, Hertfordshire, Privy Councillor, Under-Treasurer of England, Keeper of the Great Wardrobe, Treasurer at War, Burgess for Ludgershall, Knight of the Shire for Herfordshire. They had sons, William and Thomas. She died in 1542.
  • F.C. Cass 'South Mimms' (1877): Grene pedigree following 128. T. Benolte 'Vis. of Somerset 1531, 1573 & 1591' (1885): 42-43 (Lutterell pedigree: "Eliz. [Andrews], = Sir Th. Windisore of Stanwell."), C.P. 12 Pt. 2 (1959): 792 (Sub Windsor), J. C. Wedgwood 'Hist. of Parliament' 1 (1936): 565-566 (biog. of Sir Robert Lytton), 954-955 (biog. of Thomas Windsor), TAG 15 (1939): 129-143, H.F. Seversmith 'Col. Fams. of Long Island' 5 Pt. 1 (1958): 2321, W. Harvey 'Vis. of Suffolk, 1561' 1 (H.S.P. n.s. 2) (1981): 111-112.
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  • WINDSOR (Constable of Windsor Castle)1
  • Thomas WINDSOR (Constable of Windsor Castle)
  • Born: ABT 1440/44, Stanwell, Middlesex, England
  • Died: 29 Sep 1485, Stanwell, Middlesex, England
  • Notes: fought on Richard III's side at the Battle of Bosworth. In his will, dated 13 Aug 1479, he lists: The late Dame Alice Wyche (wife's aunt), Elizabeth his wife, Andrews his son, John Andrews (father in law), Elizabeth wife of John Andrews (mother in law), Anthony Windesore his youngest son, William Windsor his son, Anne his unmarried daughter, Elizabeth his married daughter (married to Richard Fowler), Alice his married daughter (married to George (or Wm?) Puttenham), * His cousin John Catesby.
  • Father: Miles WINDSOR
  • Mother: Joan GREEN
  • Married: Elizabeth ANDREWS (dau. of John Andrews and Elizabeth Stratton) (m.2 Robert Lytton of Lytton and Knebworth) BEF 1 Feb 1465/66, Baylham, Suffolk, England
  • Children:
  • 1. Elizabeth WINDSOR
  • 2. Anne WINDSOR
  • 3. Andrew WINDSOR (1° B. Windsor of Bradenham)
  • 4. William WINDSOR
  • 5. John WINDSOR
  • 6. Thomas WINDSOR
  • 7. Alice WINDSOR
  • 8. Miles WINDSOR
  • 9. Anthony WINDSOR
  • 10. Bridget WINDSOR
  • 11. Margaret WINDSOR (Prioress of Syon Abbey)
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Thomas Windsor, Esq.'s Timeline

Stanwell, Middlesex, England
January 21, 1441
Stanwell, Staines, Middlesex, England
Age 23
Bradenlove, Buckinghamshire, England
February 1, 1466
Age 25
Age 24
Stanwell, Middlesex, England
April 1, 1467
Age 26
Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Age 26
Bradenlove, Buckinghamshire, England
Age 28
Bradenlove, Buckinghamshire, England
Age 30
Buckinghamshire, England
October 1474
Age 33
Stanwell, Bradenlove, Buckingham, England