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Margaret Howard (de Plaiz)

Also Known As: "Margaret de Plays", "Margaret de Plaiz"
Birthplace: Buckenham Tofts, Swaffham, Norfolk, England
Death: August 14, 1391 (23-24)
Weeting, Thetford, Norfolk, England
Place of Burial: Weeting-with-Broomhill, Norfolk, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John de Plaiz, 5th Baron Plaiz and Joan de Plaiz
Wife of Sir John Howard, Kt., MP, Sheriff of Essex
Mother of John Howard; Margaret Howard; Mary Ann Howard and Thomas Howard
Half sister of Margaret Sandford

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About Margaret Howard

Margaret DE PLAIZ7,1194,1195 was born about 1365 in Tofte, Norfolk, England.1194 She died about 1391.

Spouse: Sheriff Of Essex John HOWARD. Sheriff Of Essex John HOWARD and Margaret DE PLAIZ were married. Children were: John HOWARD.

John HOWARD (Sheriff of Essex)

Born: 1366

Died: 17 Nov 1436, Jerusalem

Notes: Sheriff of Hertford

Father: Robert HOWARD (Sir)

Mother: Margery SCALES

Married 1: Margaret PLAIZ (d. 1381) (dau. of Sir John Plaiz)


1. John HOWARD

2. Margaret HOWARD

Margaret (died 1381), daughter and heiress of Sir John Plaiz, of Tofte, Norfolk and Stansted Mountfichet, Essex. [Burke's Peerage]


MARGARET DE PLAIZ, daughter and heir by 2nd wife, was aged 22-23 at her father's death, and then already the 1st wife of John HOWARD, son of Sir Robert HOWARD, whom she married about 1380. She died 10-14 August 1391, and was buried at Weeting. [Complete Peerage X:542, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]

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Margaret Howard's Timeline

Buckenham Tofts, Swaffham, Norfolk, England
Wiggenhall, Norfolk, England
August 14, 1391
Age 24
Weeting, Thetford, Norfolk, England
August 14, 1391
Age 24
Weeting-with-Broomhill, Norfolk, England