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Edmund Trafford, II

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Trafford, Lancashire, England
Death: Died in Clifton, Cheshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Trafford and Elizabeth Trafford
Husband of Margaret Trafford, Lady
Father of Margery Gerard (Trafford); Margery Radcliffe; Sir Edmund Trafford; Ann Leigh; Alice Leigh and 2 others
Brother of Anne Strangeways; William Trafford and Dulcia Trafford

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About Edmund Trafford, Knight of the Bath

ID: I234244

Name: Sir Edmond [@] de Trafford

  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 12 MAY 1442 in Trafford, Lancashire, England
  • Death: 1514
  • Father: Sir John [@] de Trafford b: ABT 1420 in Trafford, Lancashire, England
  • Mother: Elizabeth [@] de Ashton b: ABT 1431 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England
  • Marriage 1 Margaret [@] Savage b: 1450 in Clinton, Cheshire, England
  • Children
    • Margaret [@] de Trafford b: 6 JUN 1470 in Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales
    • Dorothy [@] Trafford b: 1482 in Ashton under Lyne, , Lancashire, England

Sources:

  • Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1114. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
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A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great ..., Volume 4, By John Burke, page 248.

Sir Edmond Trafford, who was

  • made a knight of the Bath in 1495.
  • He m. Margaret,
    • daughter of Sir Sohn Savage of Clifton, and
    • widow of John Hanford, of Hanford, and
    • had issue,
      • Edmond, (Sir) his heir.
      • William, under-sheriff of Cheshire in 1540. He m. Margery, daughter of Sir Ralph Longford, of Longford.
      • Henry, D.D., rector of Wimslow, in Cheshire, and Bolton Percy, in the county of York, chancellor of York from 1528 to 1557, when he died.
      • Alice, m. to Thomas Butler, esq. heir-apparent of Sir Thomas Butler, kit. of Bewsey.
      • Margery, m. first, in 1492, to Nicholas Longford, esq. son & heir of Sir Ralph Longford, Knight, of Longford, and secondly, to Thomas Gerard, esq. of Bryn.
  • Sir Edmond died in 1514, and
  • was s. [succeded] by his son, Sir Edmond Trafford, knight, of Trafford.
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Edmund Trafford, Knight of the Bath's Timeline

1442
May 12, 1442
Trafford, Lancashire, England
1470
June 6, 1470
Age 28
Trafford, Lancashire, England, (Present UK)
1480
1480
Age 37
1485
1485
Age 42
Manchester, Lancashire, England
1487
1487
Age 44
Herefordshire, England
1487
Age 44
Leigh, Lancashire, England
1494
1494
Age 51
Trafford, Lancastershire, England
1514
August 15, 1514
Age 72
Clifton, Cheshire, England
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