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Walter Rodney

Birthplace: Rodney Stoke, Somerset,,England
Death: Died in (Hungerford, Somersetshire), England
Immediate Family:

Son of John Rodney and Agnes Rodney
Husband of Margaret Hungerford
Father of Thomas Rodney and Margaret Hill (Rodney)

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About Sir Walter Rodney

  • Walter Rodney
  • M, b. circa 1399
  • Father Sir John Rodney, Sheriff of Somerset & Dorset1 d. 19 Dec 1400
  • Mother Alice1 d. 27 Mar 1426
  • Walter Rodney was born circa 1399 at of Stoke Giffard, Somersetshire, England.1 He married Margaret Hungerford, daughter of Sir Walter Hungerford, 1st Baron Hungerford, Sheriff of Somersetshire & Dorsetshire, Speaker of the House of Commons. and Katherine Peverell, circa 1447.
  • Family Margaret Hungerford b. c 1412
  • Child
    • Thomas Rodney+1 b. c 1448, d. 1471
  • Citations
  • 1.[S61] Unknown author, Family Group Sheets, SLC Archives.
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  • RODNEY, Sir Walter (c.1370-1413), of Stoke Rodney, Som.
  • b.c.1370, 1st s. of Sir John Rodney*. m. bef. 1386, Isabel, da. of Margaret, w. of Thomas Lyons of Long Ashton, Som., prob. by her former husband Edmund Blaket† of Bristol, 1s. Kntd. by May 1401.1
  • In 1400 Rodney inherited from his father six manors, two advowsons .... etc.
  • Rodney died on 10 Oct. 1413. His heir was his son John, probably already married to Agnes, daughter of Sir John St. John* of Paulerspury, Northamptonshire, who himself died soon after making his will on 22 July 1417. The Rodney estates then passed to the MP’s grandson, Walter’, who was still a minor in the wardship of Sir Walter Hungerford (whose daughter he married) at the time of the death of Alice Bonville.3
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  • Sir Walter Rodney1
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  • Sir Walter Rodney married Margaret Hungerford, daughter of Sir Walter Hungerford, 1st Lord Hungerford and Katherine Peverell.1
  • Citations
  • 1.[S37] Volume 3, page 3476. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
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Rodney Stoke, Somerset,,England
Age 36
Age 48
Age 53
(Hungerford, Somersetshire), England
Rodney Stoke, Somerset, England, (Present UK)