|Birthplace:||Stonor, Oxfordshire, England|
|Death:||Died in Stonor, Oxfordshire, England|
Son of Sir Thomas Stonor, II, Kt. and Joan Stonor
|Occupation:||Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Berkshire, & Devonshire, High Steward of Oxford University, Joint-Constable of Wallingford Castle1|
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- Sir William Stonor, Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Berkshire, & Devonshire, High Steward of Oxford University, Joint-Constable of Wallingford Castle1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
- M, #52664, b. circa 1450, d. 21 May 1494
- Father Thomas Stonor, Esq., Sheriff of Oxfordshire & Berkshire, Justice of the Peace for Oxfordshire10,11,12,13 b. 23 Mar 1424, d. 23 Apr 1474
- Mother Joan de la Pole10,11,12,13 b. c Feb 1430, d. 28 Feb 1494
- Sir William Stonor, Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Berkshire, & Devonshire, High Steward of Oxford University, Joint-Constable of Wallingford Castle was born circa 1450 at of Stonor, Pyrton, Oxfordshire, England; Age 24 in 1474.2,3,6,7 He married Anne Neville, daughter of Sir John Neville, Earl of Northumberland, Marquess of Montague, Lord Neville de Montagu, Sheriff of Northumberland and Isabel Ingoldsthorpe, circa October 1481; They had 1 son (John) and 1 daughter (Anne, wife of Sir Adrian Fortescue).1,2,3,4,6,7,8 Sir William Stonor, Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Berkshire, & Devonshire, High Steward of Oxford University, Joint-Constable of Wallingford Castle left a will on 11 April 1489.3,6,7 He died on 21 May 1494; He married (1) Elizabeth Croke (d. 1479), widow of Thomas Rich, & of John Fenne (d. 3 Sep 1474). He married (2) bef. Jan 1481 to Agnes Winnnard (d. 4 May 1481), widow of John Widelsade, and daughter of John Winnard.2,3,6,7 His estate was probated between 22 May 1494 and 31 December 1494.3,6,7
- Family Anne Neville b. c 1459, d. c 5 Nov 1486
- Anne Stonor+14,2,3,5,6,7,9 b. c 1484, d. 14 Jun 1518
- [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 201.
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- [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 431.
- [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 395.
- [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 219-220.
- [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 691.
- [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 54.
- [S6] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry: 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 294.
- [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 430.
- [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 381.
- From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1752.htm#i52664
- Sir William Stonor1
- M, #1008, b. 1449, d. 1494
- Last Edited=10 Jul 2006
- Sir William Stonor was born in 1449.2 He was the son of Thomas Stonor and Jeanne de la Pole.3 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Croke, daughter of John Croke.2 He married, secondly, Agnes Winnard, daughter of John Winnard.2 He married, thirdly, Lady Anne Neville, daughter of Sir John Neville, 1st and last Marquess of Montagu and Isabel Ingaldesthorpe, before 1482.2 He died in 1494.2
- He was Steward of Lewknor and Pyrton Hundred, Wallingford Priory, Thame and Dorchester (Oxordshire), also Woburn and Tynghurst, Buckinghamshire.2 He was a merchant of the Staple (a wool entrepot at Calais, then an English possession).2 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.).2 He held the office of Sheriff of Oxfordshire.2 He held the office of Sheriff of Dorset.2 He held the office of Sheriff of Berkshire.2 He fought in the Battle of Bosworth in 1485, fat King Henry VII's side.2 He held the office of High Steward of Oxford University in 1492.2 He lived at Stonor, Oxfordshire, England.2
- Children of Sir William Stonor and Lady Anne Neville
- Anne Stonor+3
- John Stonor3 b. 1482, d. 1499
- [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 16. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
- [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 658. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
- [S37] BP2003. [S37]
- From: http://www.thepeerage.com/p101.htm#i1008
- Sir William Stonor
- Birth: unknown
- Death: 1494
- Burial: Westminster Abbey, Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
- Plot: Lady Chapel
- Find A Grave Memorial# 127174887
- From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=stonor&GSfn=william&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GScntry=5&GSob=n&GRid=127174887&df=all&
- Name Sir William Stonor, K.B. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20]
- Born Cal 1450 of, Stonor, Oxfordshire, England 
- Died 21 May 1494 [1, 15]
- Father Thomas Stonor, Esquire, b. 23 Mar 1424, d. 23 Apr 1474 (Age 50 years)
- Mother Jane de la Pole, b. Mar-Apr 1430, , , Normandy d. 28 Feb 1494 (Age ~ 63 years)
- Family 1 Elizabeth Croke, d. 1479
- Married 1475 
- Family 2 Agnes Winnard, d. 4 May 1481
- Married Bef Jan 1480-1481 
- Family 3 Anne Neville, b. Abt 1462, of, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England d. Bef 5 Nov 1486 (Age ~ 24 years)
- Married 1481 [3, 15]
- 1. John Stonor, b. Abt 1482, of, Stonor, Oxfordshire, England d. 1499 (Age ~ 17 years)
- 2. Anne Stonor, b. Abt 1484, of, , Buckinghamshire, England d. 14 Jun 1518, Stonor, Oxfordshire, England (Age ~ 34 years)
- [S3] Medieval Lands: A Prosopography of Medieval European Noble and Royal Families, Charles Cawley, (http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/), England, Earls - creations 1138-1143 [accessed 28 Jun 2006].
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- [S840] #2145 The visitation of the county of Huntingdon, Charles, Nicholas, (London : J.B. Nichols, 1849), 942 B4ca no. 43., p. 127.
- [S88] #542 Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire (1874), Foster, Joseph, (2 volumes in 12. London: W. Wilfred Head, 1874), FHL book Q 942.74 D2f; FHL microfilm 924,024., vol. 1 pt. 4 Pedigree of Wentworth of Woodhouse.
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- "Sir William Stonor, of Stonor; High Steward of Oxford 1492."
- [S17] #894 Cahiers de Saint-Louis (1976), Louis IX, Roi de France, (Angers: J. Saillot, 1976), FHL book 944 D22ds., vol. 12 p. 924.
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- [S80] #389 Histories of Noble British Families: with Biographical Notices of the Most Distinguished Individual in Each, Illustrated by Their Armorial Bearings, Portraits, Monuments, Seals, Etc. (1846), Drummond, Henry, (2 volumes. London: W. Pickering, 1846), FHL microfilm 990,417 item 1., vol. 2 p. 13.
- [S62] #249 Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica (1868-1938), Church of England. Parish Church of Shere (Surrey), (31 volumes. London: Hamilton, Adams, 1868-1938), FHL book 942 B2m., vol. 1 p. 122.
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- [S840] #2145 The visitation of the county of Huntingdon, Charles, Nicholas, (London : J.B. Nichols, 1849), 942 B4ca no. 43., vol. 43 p. 127.
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- [S391] #664 An Historical and Genealogical Account of the Noble Family of Nevill, Particularly of the House of Abergavenny, and Also a History of the Old Land Barony of Abergavenny: with Some Account of the Illustrious Family of the Beauchamps (1830), Rowland, Daniel, (London: Bentley, 1830), FHL book Q 929.242 N416r; FHL microfilm 1,145,984 item 14., p. 84.
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- From: https://histfam.familysearch.org//getperson.php?personID=I20235&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous
- Anne NEVILLE
- Born: ABT 1466, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
- Died: BEF 5 Nov 1486
- Father: John NEVILLE (1° M. Montagu)
- Mother: Isabel INGOLDESTHORPE (M. Montagu)
- Married: William STONOR (Sir Knight) (d. 21 May 1474) ABT 1481
- 1. Anne STONOR (b. ABT 1484 - d. 14 Jun 1518) (m. Sir Adrian Fortescue)
- From: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/NEVILLE2.htm#Anne NEVILLE5
- Adrian FORTESCUE of Salden (Sir Knight)
- Born: ABT 1476, Punsborne, England
- Died: 10 Jul 1539, Beheaded, Tower Hill, London, England
- Notes: See his Biography.
- Father: John FORTESCUE of Salden (Sir Knight)
- Mother: Elizabeth (Alice) BOLEYN
- Married 1: Anne STONOR (b. ABT 1484 - d. 14 Jun 1518) (dau. of Sir William Stonor and Anne Neville) BEF 17 Oct 1499
- .... etc.
- From: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/FORTESCUE.htm#Adrian FORTESCUE of Salden (Sir Knight)
- Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 20
- Fortescue, Adrian by George Knottesford Fortescue
- FORTESCUE, Sir ADRIAN (1476?–1539), knight of St. John, was the second son of Sir John Fortescue of Punsborne, Hertfordshire, .... etc.
- .... He was twice married: first to Anne, daughter of Sir William Stonor, who died in 1518; and secondly to Anne, daughter of Sir William Rede, .... etc.
- From: http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Fortescue,_Adrian_(DNB00)
- Pedigrees of the county families of Yorkshire (1874) Vol. 2 Pg.n258
- Pedigree of Wentworth, of Elmsall, Bretton and Baron Wentworth, of Nettlested.
- SEE DOCUMENTS OR SOURCES for IMAGES
- John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu KG (c.1431 – 14 April 1471) was, until his final years, a Yorkist leader in the Wars of the Roses, brother of Warwick the Kingmaker and perhaps best known for eliminating Lancastrian resistance in the north of England in the first three years of the reign of Edward IV of England.
- .... etc.
- Neville married Isabel Ingoldesthorpe (c.1441 – 20 May 1476), daughter and co-heiress of Sir Edmund Ingoldesthorpe (d. 2 September 1456) of Burrough Green and Sawston, Cambridgeshire, by whom he had a son and five daughters:
- George Neville, Duke of Bedford (c. 1457–1483), who died without issue.
- Anne Neville, who married Sir William Stonor of Stonor in Pyrton, Oxfordshire, a descendant of William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk.
- Elizabeth Neville, who married firstly Thomas Scrope, 6th Baron Scrope of Masham, and secondly Sir Henry Wentworth of Nettlestead.
- Margaret Neville, who married firstly Sir John Mortimer (d. before 12 November 1504), only son of Sir Hugh Mortimer and Eleanor Cornwall, secondly Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk, and thirdly Robert Downes, gentleman.
- Lucy Neville, who married firstly Sir Thomas FitzWilliam of Aldwark, North Yorkshire, and secondly Sir Anthony Browne.
- Isabel Neville, who married firstly Sir William Huddleston of Millom, Cumberland, and secondly Sir William Smythe.
- Neville's widow married, on 25 April 1472, as his second wife, Sir William Norreys of Yattendon.
- From: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Neville,_1st_Marquess_of_Montagu
- Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 40
- Neville, John (d.1471) by James Tait
- NEVILLE, JOHN, Marquis of Montagu and Earl of Northumberland (d. 1471), third son of Richard Neville, earl of Salisbury [q. v.], and Alice, daughter and heiress of Thomas de Montacute or Montagu, fourth earl of Salisbury [q. v.], was born between 1428 and 1435. .... etc.
- He married, on 25 April, 1457 Isabel, daughter and coheiress of Sir Edmund Ingoldesthorpe of Borough Green, near Newmarket, by Joan, sister and eventually heiress of John Tiptoft, earl of Worcester (Paston Letters, i. 416; Rot. Parl. v. 387; cf. Doyle). By her he had two sons and five daughters (Swallow, De Nova Villa, p. 224): (1) George, created Duke of Bedford on 5 April 1470; he was degraded from this and all his other dignities by act of parliament in 1478, when he may have been just coming of age, on the ground that he had no ‘livelihood’ to support them, his father's treason having frustrated the king's intention of attaching estates to the titles (Rot. Parl. vi. 173). Sir James Ramsay (ii. 426) suggests that the Bedford title was now needed for Edward's third son, George. George Neville died in 1483 without issue, and was buried in the church of Sheriff-Hutton, near York, a Neville castle and manor. The alabaster effigy, with a coronet, still remaining in the church, and often said to be young Bedford's (Murray, Yorkshire, p. 157), is that of a mere child, perhaps the son of Richard of Gloucester, to whom Sheriff Hutton passed after Warwick's death; and the shield bears a cross, not the Neville saltire. Montagu's second son, John Neville, died in infancy (1460), and was buried at Sawston, Cambridgeshire.
- The daughters were: (1) Anne, who married Sir William Stonor of Oxfordshire; (2) Elizabeth, married first to Thomas, lord Scrope of Masham (d. 1493), and secondly, before 1496, to Sir Henry Wentworth, who died in 1500 (she died in 1515); (3) Margaret, married first Thomas Horne, secondly Sir J. Mortimer, and thirdly Charles Brandon, duke of Suffolk [q. v.], who divorced her; (4) Lucy, married first Sir Thomas Fitzwilliam, and secondly Sir Anthony Brown, her grandson by whom was created Viscount Montagu in 1554. The dignity is supposed to have become extinct on the death in 1797 of Mark Anthony Brown, the ninth viscount, who had entered a French monastery, but various claims have since been set up to it (Doyle; Nicholas, Historic Peerage, ed. Courthope); (5) Isabel, married first Sir William Huddlestone of Sawston, secondly William Smith of Elford, Staffordshire.
- [Rotuli Parliamentorum; State Papers, Venetian Series, ed. Rawdon Browne; Rymer's Fœdera, original edit.; Lords' Report on the Dignity of a Peer; Proceedings and Ordinances of the Privy Council, ed. Palgrave; William Worcester (ad pedem Stevenson's Wars in France, vol. ii.) and Register of Whethamstede in Rolls Ser.; English Chronicle, 1377–1461, ed. Davies, Gregory's Chronicle (see Eng. Hist. Rev. viii. 31, 565) in Collections of a London Citizen, ed. Gairdner, Three Fifteenth-Century Chronicles, ed. Gairdner, Warkworth's Chronicle, the Rebellion in Lincolnshire, and the Arrivall of Edward IV, all published by the Camden Soc.; the Continuator of the Croyland Chronicle, ed. Fulman, 1684; Fabyan's Chronicle, ed. 1811; Hall's Chronicle, ed. 1809; Chron. of the White Rose, ed. 1845; Paston Letters, ed. Gairdner; Wavrin, ed. Hardy (Rolls Ser.), and Dupont (Soc. de l'Hist. de France), Commines, ed. Dupont (Soc. de l'Hist. de France); George Chastellain, ed. Kervyn de Lettenhove, Brussels, 1863–6; Beaucourt's Histoire de Charles VII; Pauli's Geschichte Englands, vol. v.; Ramsay's Lancaster and York; Lingard's History; Dugdale's Baronage; Doyle's Official Baronage; Nicolas's Historic Peerage, ed. Courthope; Swallow, De Nova Villa, Newcastle, 1885; Todd's Sheriff Hutton, ed. 1824. Montagu figures largely in Lord Lytton's novel, the Last of the Barons (1843), as a foil to Warwick.]
- From: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Neville,_John_(d.1471)_(DNB00)
- Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study In Colonial And Medieval Families, 2nd Edition ... By Douglas Richardson
- 15. THOMAS WENTWORTH, Knt., de jure 6th Lord Despenser, of Nettlestead, Suffolk, Harston, Cambridgeshire, etc., Knight of the Shire for Suffolk, Privy Councillor, Lord Chamberlain of the Household to King Edward VI, son and heir, born about 1500 (age 28 in 1528). He married about 1520 MARGARET FORTESCUE, daughter of Adrian Fortescue, K.B., of Stonor (in Pyrton) and
- Shirburn, Oxfordshire, and St. Clement Danes, London, by his 1st wife, Anne (descendant of Kind Edward III), daughter and heiress of William Stonor, Knt. [see STONOR 14 for her ancestry]. .... etc.
- Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study In Colonial And Medieval Families, 2nd Edition ...
- 12. JOAN (or JANE) [DE LA] POLE, illegitimate child of William [de la] Pole, K.G., allegedly by Malyne de Cay, born in Normandy evidently early in 1430. She married before 1450 THOMAS STONOR (or STONOUR, STONAR), Esq., of Stonor (in Pyrton), Oxfordshire, Bierton-Stonors (in Bierton), Buckinghamshire, Ermington, Devon, Penton Mewsey, Hampshire, Knight of the Shire of Oxfordshire, Sheriff of Oxfordsshire and Berkshire, 1453-4, 1465-6, Justice of the peace for Oxfordshire, 1466, 1468-71, 1473-4, son and heir of Thomas Stonor, Esq., of Stonor (in Pyrton), Oxfordshire, Ermington, Devon, Penton Mewsey, Hampshire, etc. Knight of the Shire for Oxfordshire, by Alice, daughter and heiress of Thomas Kirby, of Horton, Kirby, Kent. He was born 23 March 1424 (aged 7 in 1431). They had three sons, William, K.B., Thomas, and Edmund, and four daughters, Alice (wife of Richard Harcout, Knt.), Joan (wife of John Cottesmore), Mary, and Elizabeth (or Isabel). His wife, Joan, had letters of denization granted to her 11 May 1453, she being born in Normandy and dwelling in England from the time of her marriage. In 1458 he was pardoned as one of the trustees of the lands of his wife's late father, William de la Pole, Duke of Suffolk. In 1465 the king granted him 100 marks from the issues of the counties and Oxford and Berkshire. In 1469 he and his wife Joan, sold the manor of Bierton-Stonors (in Bierton), Buckinghamshire to Ralph Verney, Knt. He was pardoned in 1472, after his lapse with the lancastrians in 1470. In 1471 he witnessed a conveyance of the manor of Swerford, Oxfordshire in favor of Alice de la Pole, Duchess of Suffolk. In 1472 John Arundell, Knt. conveyed all his title and rights to a moiety share of the manors of Stratford, Suffolk, Ewelme, Oxfordshire, Hatfield Peverel, Essex, and East Worldham, Hampshire to Alice de la Pole, Duchess of Suffolk, Thomas Stonor, and Humphrey Forster, Esq. THOMAS STONOR, Esq., died testate 23 April 1474, and was buried at Pyrton, Oxfordshire. In 1480 the king granted an annuity of 80 pounds to his secretary, John Kendale, "during the life of Jane mother of Sir William Stonor, rebel." Joan or (Jane) died 28 Feb 1494. She left a will dated 13 April 1493, proved 16 Nov. 1494 (P.C.C. 16 Vox).
- .... etc.
- Children of Joan (or Jane) de la Pole, by Thomas Stonor, Esq.:
- i. WILLIAM STONOR, K.B. [see next].
- ii. MARY STONOR, married JOHN BARANTYNE, Esq., of Little Haseley, Oxfordshire [see BARANTYNE 13].
- 13. WILLIAM STONOR, K.B., of Stonor in Pyrton), Oxfordshire, Ermington, Devon, Penton Mewsey, Hampshire, and London, and, in right of his 2nd wife, of Clist Barneville and Hode (in Kertington), Devon, and Wolston, Cornwall, Steward of Thame and Dorchester, Oxfordshire, Knight of the Body to King Henry VII, Knight of the Shire for Oxfordshire, Sheriff of Oxfordshire and Berkshire, 1485, Sheriff of Devonshire, 1490-1, High Steward of Oxford University, joint Constable of Wallingford Castle, son and heir, born about 1450 (aged 24 in 1474). He married (1st) in 1475 ELIZABETH CROKE (died 1479), widow of Thomas Rich and John Fenne (died 3 Sept. 1474), and daughter of John Croke, Alderman of London. He married (2nd) before Jan. 1480/1 AGNES WINNARD (or WENARD) (died 4 May 1481), widow of John Wideslade, and daughter and heiress of John Winnard, of Hatherleigh, Devonshire. He married (3rd) in Autumn 1481 ANNE NEVILLE, daughter of John Neville, K.G., Earl of Northumberland, afterwards Marquess of Montagu (descendant of King Edward III), by Isabel (descendant of King Edward I), daughter and heiress of Edmund Ingaldesthorpe, Knt. [see CHERLETON 14 for her ancestry]. They had one son, John, and one daughter, Anne. He was present at the Coronation of King Richard III in 1483. His wife, Anne, was co-heiress in 1483 to her brother, George Neville, formerly Duke of Bedford. He joined in the rebellion of Henry Stafford, Duke of Buckingham, and was attainted Oct. or Nov. 1485. He probably accompanied Thomas Grey, Marquess of Dorset, in his flight to Brittany. His estates were restored on the accession of King Henry VII, who made him a banneret at the Battle of Stoke 16 June 1487. His wife, Anne, died shortly before 5 Nov. 1486. In 1491 he sued Thomas Dormer and others in the Court of Star Chamber regarding a riotous assembly at Nursling, Hampshire. SIR WILLIAM STONOR died 21 May 1494. He left a will dated 11 Apr. 1489, proved in 1494 (P.C.C.20 Vox).
- .... etc.
- Pg.296 is not part of this book preview.
- Children of John Neville, K.G., by Isabel Ingaldesthorpe:
- i. ANNE NEVILLE, married WILLIAM STONOR, Knt., of Stonor (in Pyrton), Oxfordshire [see STONOR 13].
- ii. ELIZABETH NEVILLE, married (1st) THOMAS LE SCROPE, 6th Lord Scrope of Masham [see HARLESTON 13]; (2nd) HENRY WENTWORTH, K.B., of Nettlestead, Suffolk [see HARLESTON 13].
- iii. MARGARET NEVILLE, married (1st) JOHN MORTIMER, Knt.; (2nd) CHARLES BRANDON, K.G., 1st Duke of Suffolk [see BRANDON 13.i.a; TUDOR 12.V]; (3rd) ROBERT DOWNES, Gent.
- iv. LUCY NEVILLE, married (1st) THOMAS FITZWILLIAM, Knt., of Aldwark, Yorkshire; (2nd) ANTHONY BROWNE, Knt., of Calais, France [see BATTLE 14].
- v. ISABEL NEVILLE [see next].
- 15. ISABEL NEVILLE, co-heiress in 1483 to her brother, George Neville, formerly Duke of Bedford. She married (1st) before 14 July 1492 (date of commission) WILLIAM HUDDLESTON, Esq., of Millom, Cumberland, 3rd son of John Huddleston, Knt., of Millom, Cumberland, by Mary, 3rd daughter and co-heiress of Henry Fenwick, Knt. They had two sons, John, Knt., and Richard, Esq. His wife, Isabel, was co-heiress in 1494 to her grandmother, Joan, widow of Edmund Ingaldesthorpe, Knt., by which she inherited the manors of Bartlow and Sawston, Cambridgeshire and Rainham and Wimbotsham, Norfolk. In Jan. 1498 he was granted the third paort called the "Middle Ward" of the manor of Egremont and the Castle of Egremont, Cumberland for life at £36 a year. His date of death is unknown. His widow, Isabel, married (2nd) (as his 2nd wife) WILLIAM SMYTH (or SMYTHE), Knt., of Elford, Haselour, and Oakley, Staffordshire, Quorndon, Liecestershire, Sibbertoft, Northamptonshire, etc., courtier of King Henry VII, Escheator of Lancashire, 1502, .... etc.
- "Sir William Stonor", Westminster Abbey
Sir William Stonor, Kt.'s Timeline
Stonor, Oxfordshire, England
Stonor, Oxfordshire, England
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Stonor, Oxfordshire, England
Steward of Lewknor and Pyrton Hundred, Wallingford Priory, Thame and Dorc
Stonor, Oxfordshire, England