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Lady Alice More (Harpur)

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Death: April 1551 (80)
London, Greater London, Greater London, England
Place of Burial: London City, London, Greater London, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Richard Harpur, Kt., of Epping/Latton and Elizabeth Harpur
Wife of John Middleton, Merchant of the Staple of Calais and Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England and Saint
Mother of Thomas Middleton; John Middleton; Alice Allington and Helen Middleton
Sister of Sir George Harpur, Knight and Richard Harpur, III

Occupation: House Keeper
Managed by: Stanley Welsh Duke, Jr.
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About Lady Alice More

Alice Harpur married only twice: 1. John Middleton, a London Mercer, a Merchant of the Staple of Calais who died in 1509 and was buried in the Church of St. Katherine Coleman. They had two children: i. Alice (d.1563) who married firstly, Thomas Elrington (d.1523), and secondly, Sir Giles Allington (d.1586). ii. Helen (d. circa 1510).

2. Sir Thomas More. At the time of her marriage to Sir Thomas More Alice was, of course, Alice MIddleton (not Harpur). They married at the Church of St. Stephen Walbrook in the Autumn of 1511. No issue. Dame/Lady Alice died in 1551.

Source: © Martin Wood 18th November 2008. [Documentary evidence for the details given in the Pedigree may be found in his book “The Family and Descendants of St Thomas More”. Published in the UK by „Gracewing‟. April 2008. ISBN 978 0 85244 681 2.]

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Lady Alice More's Timeline

1471
1471
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
1500
1500
Age 29
Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
1500
Age 29
Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
1501
1501
Age 30
Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, England
1503
1503
Age 32
London, England
1551
April 1551
Age 80
London, Greater London, Greater London, England
April 1551
Age 80
London City, London, Greater London, England