Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York

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Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York

Birthplace: Dominican Friary, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
Death: Died in London, Middlesex, England
Cause of death: mysteriously disappeared
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward IV of England and Elizabeth Woodville, Queen consort of England
Husband of Anne Mowbray, Duchess of York
Brother of Elizabeth of York; Princess Mary of England; Cecily of York, Viscountess Welles; Edward V, King of England; Margaret of York, Princess of England and 4 others
Half brother of Grace Plantagenet; Elizabeth de Lumley; Arthur Plantagenet, 1st Viscount Lisle; Edward de Wigmore; Thomas Grey, 1st Marquess of Dorset and 1 other

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About Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York

"Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York, 1st Duke of Norfolk, 1st Earl of Norfolk, Earl Marshal (17 August 1473 – ?1483) was the sixth child and second son of King Edward IV of England and Elizabeth Woodville, born in Shrewsbury."




Citations / Sources:

[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 XII/2, page 910. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 139. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.

[S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, pages 911- 912.

[S712] #1039 Pedigrees of Anglesey and Carnarvonshire Families: with Their Collateral Branches in Denbighshire, Merionethshire (1914), Griffith, John Edwards, (Horncastle, England: W.K. Morton, 1914), FHL book Folio 942.9 D2gr; FHL microfilm 468,334., p. I.

[S1800] #771 The History of the Princes, the Lords Marcher and the Ancient Nobility of Powys Fodog and the Ancient Lords of Arwystli, Cedewen and Meirionydd (1881-1887), Lloyd, Jacob Youde William, (6 volumes. London: T. Richards, 1881-1887), FHL book 942.9 D2L; FHL microfilms 990,213-990,214., vol. 1 p. 389.

[S2411] #11915 British Genealogy (filmed 1950), Evans, Alcwyn Caryni, (Books A to H. National Library of Wales MSS 12359-12360D. Manuscript filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1950), FHL microfilms 104,355 and 104,390 item 2., book 6 p. F4*.

[S673] #1079 A History of Monmouthshire from the Coming of the Normans into Wales down to the Present Time (1904-1993), Bradney, Sir Joseph Alfred, (Publications of the South Wales Record Society, number 8. Five volumes in 13. London: Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1904-1993), FHL book 942.43 H2b., vol. 3 p. 8.

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Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York's Timeline

August 17, 1473
Dominican Friary, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
Age 9
London, Middlesex, England
March 15, 1932
Age 10
August 17, 1933
Age 10
February 2, 1960
Age 10