Benedicta Knyvett

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Benedicta Knyvett

Birthplace: of Buckenham Cas, Norfolk, England
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Daughter of Sir William Knyvett, Sir and Lady Alice Knyvett
Sister of Sir Edmund Knyvett, of Buckenham; Anna Thwaite and Elizabeth Knyvett
Half sister of John Knyvett; Sir Edward Knevet; Joan Knyvett; Charles Knyvett; Elizabeth FitzWilliam and 1 other

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About Benedicta Knyvett

Died unmarried.


 Alice Grey was born circa 1435 at of Barwell, Leicestershire, England.3,2 She married Sir William Knyvett, Sheriff of Norfolk & Suffolk, Burgess of Melcombe, Bletchingley, & Grantham, Constable of Rising Castle, son of John Knyvet, Esq., Justice of the Peace for Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, & Norfolk and Alice Lynne, circa 1455; They had 1 son (Sir Edmund) and 3 daughters (Bennet; Anne, wife of John Thwaites, Esq; & Elizabeth). Alice Grey died on 4 April 1474; Buried at Buckenham, Norfolk.

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of Buckenham Cas, Norfolk, England