Sir Richard William de Lyttleton

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Sir Richard William de Lyttleton

Also Known As: "Littleton"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Frankley, Worchester, England (United Kingdom)
Death: May 18, 1516 (59-68)
Baxterley, Warwickshire, England
Place of Burial: Staffordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Littleton and Joan Littleton
Husband of Alice Winnesbury, Heiress of Pillaton
Father of Helen / Ellen Littleton; Isabel Littleton; Richard Littleton; Anne Willington; Lucy Littleton and 2 others
Brother of Sir William Littleton, of Frankley; Ellen de Lyttelton; Alice de Lyttelton and Thomas de Lyttleton, III

Managed by: Gwyneth Potter McNeil
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About Sir Richard William de Lyttleton

WIKIPEDIA:

Pillaton Hall Gatehouse is a 15th century gatehouse and all that remains standing of medieval Pillaton Hall, near Penkridge, Staffordshire. It is a Schedued Ancient Monument and a Grade II*listed building.

The Littleton family, later Littleton Baronets, acquired the Pillaton estate as a result of the 15th century marriage of Richard Littleton to Alice Winesbury, heiress of Pillaton Hall.

The moated manor, built around a quadrilateral courtyard, comprising residential quarters and a Great Hall to the south, and a kitchen rane to the west, was approached via the Gatehuse on the south. The Gatehouse, of two storeys rises to three in the centre, raised by four circular domed angle turrets. Attaced to the Gatehouse to the east is the chapel formerly dedicated to Saint Modwen.

The Littletons abandoned the Hall as a residence in the mid 18th century and built a new mansion, Teddesley Hall (demolished in 1954) nearby. The neglected od Hall was ruinous by 1799 but hte Gatehouse and Chapel survived and were restored in the 1880's by Lord Hatherton.



From thePeerage.com:

    Richard Littleton is the son of Sir Thomas Littleton and Joan Burley. He married Alice Winesbury. He died circa 1518,, with three daughters and an elder son (Richard, d without issue ):.

Child of Richard Littleton and Alice Winesbury

   * Sir Edward Littleton+ d. 10 Oct 1558
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Sir Richard William de Lyttleton's Timeline

1452
1452
Frankley, Worchester, England (United Kingdom)
1480
1480
Warwickshire, England
1483
1483
Warwickshire, England
1485
1485
Warwickshire, England
1489
1489
Frankley,Wrcstr,,England
1495
1495
Warwickshire, England
1505
1505
Frankley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
1516
May 18, 1516
Age 64
Baxterley, Warwickshire, England
1558
1558
Warwickshire, England