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Frances Clifford

Birthplace: Skipton Castle, England
Death: Died in Westmoreland, Wharton Hall, England
Place of Burial: Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, Eng
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland and Anne Dacre, Countess of Cumberland
Wife of Sir Philip Wharton, 3rd Baron Wharton
Mother of Sir George Wharton; Thomas Wharton of Aske; Eleanor Wharton; Frances Musgrave and Margaret Wotton
Sister of Mary Clifford; Eleanor Clifford; George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland; Francis Clifford, 4th Earl of Cumberland and Elizabeth Lambert
Half sister of Charles Brandon Clifford; Margaret Stanley and Henry de Clifford

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About Frances Clifford

  • CLIFFORD (B. Wharton)
  • 'Frances CLIFFORD (B. Wharton)
  • 'Born: 1556, Skipton Castle, Craven, York, England
  • 'Died: 16 Apr 1592, Wharton Hall, Westmoreland, England
  • 'Buried: Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England
  • Father: Henry CLIFFORD (2º E. Cumberland)
  • Mother: Anne DACRE (C. Cumberland)
  • 'Married: Phillip WHARTON (3° B. Wharton) 24 Jun 1577, Overy, Southwark, England
  • Children:
    • 1. George WHARTON (Sir)
    • 2. Thomas WHARTON (Sir)
    • 3. Margaret WHARTON
    • 4. Frances WHARTON
    • 5. Eleanor WHARTON
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  • Thomas [Wharton], 2nd Baron Wharton
  • born 1520
  • mar. c. Apr 1547 Lady Anne Radcliffe (d. 7 Jun 1561), 1st dau. of Robert [Radcliffe], 1st Earl of Sussex, by his second wife Lady Margaret Stanley, only dau. of Thomas [Stanley], 2nd Earl of Derby
  • died 14 Jun 1572
  • suc. by son
    • ' Philip [Wharton], 3rd Baron Wharton
    • 'born 23 Jun 1555
    • 'mar. (1) 25 Jun 1577 Lady Frances Clifford (d. 1592), only surv. dau. of Henry [Clifford], 2nd Earl of Cumberland, by his second wife Hon Anne Dacre, 2nd dau. of William [Dacre], 3rd Baron Dacre of Gilsland
    • mar. (2) 1597 Dorothy Willoughby (widow of John Tamworth, of Leake, co. Lincoln, and of Sir Francis Willoughby, of Wollaton, co. Nottingham; dsp. 4 Apr 1621), dau. and hrss. of Thomas Colby, of Sherfield-on-Loddon, co. Hampshire, by his wife Elizabeth Gilbert, dau. and cohrss. of Edward Gilbert, Alderman of London
    • died 26 Mar 1625
    • suc. by grandson
      • [Hon Sir Thomas Wharton]
      • 2nd son by his first wife of Philip [Wharton], 3rd Baron Wharton
      • born 1587
      • mar. 11 Apr 1611 Lady Philadelphia Carey, only dau. of Robert [Carey], 1st Earl of Monmouth, by his wife Elizabeth Trevannion, dau. of Sir Hugh Trevannion, of Caerhayes, co. Cornwall
      • died v.p. 17 Apr 1622
      • note
      • father of Philip [Wharton], 4th Baron Wharton
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Frances Clifford's Timeline

Skipton Castle, England
Age 27
Age 32
Westmorland, England
April 16, 1592
Age 36
Westmoreland, Wharton Hall, England
Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, Eng