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Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury

Birthplace: Castle Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England (United Kingdom)
Death: December 31, 1460 (60-61)
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom) (Assassinated after the Battle of Wakefield)
Place of Burial: Bisham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland, 4th Baron Neville de Raby and Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmorland
Husband of Alice Montagu (Montacute), 5th Countess of Salisbury
Father of Cecily Neville, Duchess of Warwick; Countess of Worcester; Richard Neville, "the Kingmaker," 16th Earl of Warwick; John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu; George Neville, Archbishop of York; Lady Joan Neville, Countess of Arundel and 7 others
Brother of Katherine Neville, Duchess of Norfolk; Eleanor Neville, Countess of Northumberland; Joan Neville, the nun; Sir Thomas de Neville, Baron; Cuthbert de Neville and 8 others
Half brother of Maud de Neville, Lady Mauley; Alice Lancaster; Anne Neville, the elder; Lady Philippa de Neville, Baroness Dacre; Sir John Neville, Kt. and 6 others

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About Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury

"Richard Neville, jure uxoris 5th Earl of Salisbury and 7th and 4th Baron Montacute, KG, PC (1400 – 31 December 1460) was a Yorkist leader during the early parts of the Wars of the Roses"




Citations / Sources:

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[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 108. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

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"Sir Richard Nevill, Earl of Salisbury, K.G.; was with the Yorkists at their victory at St. Albans, and at their defeat at Blore Heath; b. 1400; captured and beheaded at Wakefield 31 December 1460."

[S35] #244 The History and Antiquities of the County of Northampton (1822-1841), Baker, George, (2 volumes. London: J. B. Nichols and Son, 1822-1841), FHL book Q 942.55 H2bal; FHL microfilm 962,237 ite., vol. 1 p. 547.

[S39] Medieval, royalty, nobility family group sheets (filmed 1996), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Family History Department. Medieval Family History Unit, (Manuscript. Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1996), FHL film 1553977-1553985..

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[S65] #389 Histories of Noble British Families: with Biographical Notices of the Most Distinguished Individual in Each, Illustrated by Their Armorial Bearings, Portraits, Monuments, Seals, Etc. (1846), Drummond, Henry, (2 volumes. London: W. Pickering, 1846), FHL microfilm 990,417 item 1., vol. 2 p. 9.

"Richard Earl of Salisbury, jure uxoris, was made Warden of the West Marches of Scotland. In 1431 he had large grants of lands from the King to enable him to join the army in France when the King went to Paris to be crowned.. He was K.G. and Lord High Chancellor, beheaded at York after the battle of Wakefield, 1460, buried at Bisham Abbey in Berkshire."

[S67] #205 Baronagium Genealogicum, Or, the Pedigrees of the English Peers, Deduced from the Earliest Times, of Which There Are Any Attested Accountes Including, as Well Collateral as Lineal Descents (1764-1784), Segar, Sir William, (6 volumes. [London]: Engraved and printed for the author, [1764-1784].), Volumes 1-4 FHL microfilm 164,680; volume 5 FHL mi., vol. 1 p. 64, vol. 4 p. 350.

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[S76] #1008 Sussex Archaeological Collections: Illustrating History and Antiquities of the County (1848-), (Haywards Heath: Sussex Archaeological Society, 1848-), FHL book 942.25 B2ac., vol. 68 p. 375, 394, vol. 108 p. 178.

[S77] #33 An Official Genealogical and Heraldic Baronage of England (filmed 1957), Paget, Gerald, (Typescript, filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1957), FHL microfilm 170,063-170,067., no. 406, Nevill, Earls of Salisbury & Warwick.

[S83] #667 The Extinct and Dormant Peerages of the Northern Counties of England (1913), Clay, John William, (London: James Nisbet, 1913), FHL microfilm 990,409 item 4., p. 101.

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[S339] #664 An Historical and Genealogical Account of the Noble Family of Nevill, Particularly of the House of Abergavenny, and Also a History of the Old Land Barony of Abergavenny: with Some Account of the Illustrious Family of the Beauchamps (1830), Rowland, Daniel, (London: Bentley, 1830), FHL book Q 929.242 N416r; FHL microfilm 1,145,984 ., p. 31, sup. p. 74, 81.

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Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury's Timeline

Castle Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England (United Kingdom)
Salisbury, Wiltshire , England (United Kingdom)
November 22, 1428
Probably, Salisbury, Wilthsire, England (United Kingdom)
November 22, 1428
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Probably, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England (United Kingdom)
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England (United Kingdom)