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Eleanor de Tunstall (FitzHugh)

Also Known As: "Alianor FitzHugh", "Eleanor FitzHugh", "Eleanor Tunstall", "Eleanor Bromflete"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ravensworth, Yorkshire, England
Death: September 30, 1457 (59-60)
Londesborough, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Fitz Hugh, 3rd Baron Ravensworth and Lady Elizabeth Fitzhugh, Baroness Ravensworth
Wife of Philip Darcy, 6th Lord Darcy of Knayth; Sir Thomas Tunstall, Kt., of Thurland and Sir Henry Bromflete, of Vescy
Mother of Elizabeth Strangeways; Margery Conyers; Richard Tunstall; Joan Stapleton; Thomas Tunstall, Esq. and 2 others
Sister of John FitzHugh; Joan FitzHugh; Maude (Matilda) Fitzhugh; Henry Fitzhugh; Sir William Fitzhugh, 4th Baron Fitzhugh and 9 others

Occupation: Viscountess of Vescy
Managed by: Peter Scianna
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About Eleanor de Tunstall

  • Eleanor FitzHugh1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14
  • F, #12935, b. circa 1391, d. 30 September 1457
  • Father Sir Henry FitzHugh, 3rd Lord FitzHugh, Lord High Treasurer, Chamberlain to King Henry V3,4,5,6,15,8,9,10,11,12,13,16 b. c 1358, d. 11 Jan 1425
  • Mother Elizabeth Grey2,3,4,5,6,15,8,9,10,11,13,16 b. bt 1363 - 1366, d. 12 Dec 1427
  • Eleanor FitzHugh was born circa 1391 at of Ravensworth, Richmondshire, England.5 A settlement for the marriage Eleanor FitzHugh and Sir Philip Darcy, 6th Baron Darcy was made on 11 October 1411.3,9,13 Eleanor FitzHugh married Sir Philip Darcy, 6th Baron Darcy, son of Sir John Darcy, 5th Baron Darcy, 4th Lord Meinell and Margaret Grey, before 28 October 1412; They had 2 daughters (Elizabeth, wife of Sir James Strangeways; & Margery, wife of Sir John Conyers).2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10,11,13,14 Eleanor FitzHugh married Sir Thomas Tunstall, son of Sir Thomas Tunstall, Justice of the Peace for Westmorland and Isabel Harrington, before 18 February 1427; They had 3 sons (Sir Richard; Thomas, Esq; & William, Esq.) and 2 daughters (Elizabeth/Isabel, wife of Sir Simon Norwich; & Joan, wife of Sir Roger Warde, & of Sir William Stapleton).2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,13,14 Eleanor FitzHugh married Sir Henry Bromflete, Lord Vescy, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Ambassador to France, son of Sir Thomas Bromflete, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Cupbearer & Chief Butler to King Richard II, Controller & Treasurer of the Household of King Henry IV, Constable of York Castle and Margaret St. John, after 12 April 1434 at of Lonsborough, Yorkshire, England; They had 1 daughter (Margaret, wife of Sir John, 9th Lord Clifford, & of Sir Lancelot Threlkeld).2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14 Eleanor FitzHugh died on 30 September 1457 at Newington, Middlesex, England.2,3,5,6,8,9,11,13
  • Family 1 Sir Philip Darcy, 6th Baron Darcy b. c 1398, d. 2 Aug 1418
  • Children
    • Elizabeth Darcy+ d. bt 1 Sep 1458 - Nov 1461
    • Margery Darcy+17,5,18,6,9,19,13 b. 1 Sep 1418, d. bt 20 Mar 1469 - 20 Apr 1469
  • Family 2 Sir Thomas Tunstall b. c 1390, d. a 4 May 1431
  • Child
    • Jane Tunstall+20,5,9,21 b. c 1431
  • Family 3 Sir Henry Bromflete, Lord Vescy, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Ambassador to France b. bt 1405 - 1407, d. 16 Jan 1469
  • Child
    • Margaret Bromflete+2,22,5,8,9,10,11,12 b. c 1443, d. 12 Apr 1493
  • Citations
  • 1.[S3655] Unknown author, The Complete Peerage, by Cokayne, Vol. IV, p. 65/6; Burke's Peerage, 1938, p. 737.
  • 2.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 158-159.
  • 3.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 256.
  • 4.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 325.
  • 5.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 731.
  • 6.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 27-28.
  • 7.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 199.
  • 8.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 97-98.
  • 9.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 237.
  • 10.[S6] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry: 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 407-408.
  • 11.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 571-572.
  • 12.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 247.
  • 13.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 391.
  • 14.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 631.
  • 15.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 198-199.
  • 16.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 630-631.
  • 17.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 227.
  • 18.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 530.
  • 19.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 288.
  • 20.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 683.
  • 21.[S6] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry: 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 273.
  • 22.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 217.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p431.htm#i12935
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  • From thePeerage.com: http://www.thepeerage.com/p22086.htm#i220855
  • Eleanor Fitzhugh was born circa 1400 at Lonsborough, Yorkshire, England. She is the daughter of Henry FitzHugh, 4th Lord FitzHugh and Elizabeth Grey. She married, firstly, Philip Darcy, 6th Lord Darcy de Knayth, son of John Darcy, 5th Lord Darcy de Knayth and Margaret Grey. She married, secondly, Sir Thomas Tunstall after 1418. She married, thirdly, Henry Bromflete, 1st Lord Vessy, son of Sir Thomas Bromflete and Margaret St. John. She died circa 1438 at Lonsborough, Yorkshire, England. She died on 30 September 1457.
  • She was also known as Alianore FitzHugh.
  • Children of Eleanor Fitzhugh and Philip Darcy, 6th Lord Darcy de Knayth
    • * Elizabeth Darcy+ b. c May 1417, d. bt 1 Sep 1458 - Nov 1461
    • * Margery Darcy+ b. 1 Sep 1418, d. fr 20 Mar 1468/69 - 20 Apr 1469
  • Child of Eleanor Fitzhugh and Henry Bromflete, 1st Lord Vessy
    • * Margaret de Bromflete+ b. 1436, d. 12 Apr 1493
  • Citations
  • 1.[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 294. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • 2.[S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  • 3.[S4053] Christopher Davis, "re: Barton Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 30 October 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Barton Family."
  • 4.[S37] 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 1027. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
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  • Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy: May 2 2016, 3:46:25 UTC
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Eleanor de Tunstall's Timeline

1397
1397
Ravensworth, Yorkshire, England
1417
May 1, 1417
Ravensworth, North Yorkshire, England
1418
September 1, 1418
Ravensworth, North Yorkshire, England
1427
1427
Scargill, Barningham, North Riding, Yorkshire, England
1431
1431
Thurland, Lancashire, England
1433
1433
Thurland Castle, Lancashire, England
1436
1436
Londesborough, East Riding, Yorkshire, England