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Edmund Gorges, Sir, of Wraxall, KB

Also Known As: "Edmond Gorges"
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Birthplace: Wraxall, North Somerset, England
Death: Died in Wraxall, North Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Wraxall, North Somerset, England, United Kingdom
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Son of Walter Gorges and Mary Gorges
Husband of Anna Howard and Joan Copstone
Father of Edward Gorges, Sir Knight, of Wraxall and William Gorges

Managed by: James A. Nagel
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He was in ward as a minor to his eventual father-in-law, John Howard. Lord of the Manor of Wraxall. He was made Knight of the Bath, at the creation of Arthur, Prince of Wales, son of Henry VII, 1489. Sheriff of Somerset, 5 Nov 1495. Thorne George states (p. 79): "1485, Nov. 13th.--General pardon, and release to Edmund GORGES of Wroxhall Co Somerset Esquire, alias of Framlyngham ad castrum Co Suffolk Esquire, of all offences committed up to the present time, and from all penalities attaching thereto".

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1454
1454
Wraxall, North Somerset, England
1481
1481
Age 27
Wraxall,Clevedon,Somerset,England
1511
April 22, 1511
Age 57
Wraxall, North Somerset, England, United Kingdom
April 22, 1511
Age 57
Wraxall, North Somerset, England, United Kingdom
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