Sir James Harrington of Brierly & Hornby

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Sir James Harrington of Brierly & Hornby

Also Known As: "Kgt."
Birthplace: Brierley, Yorkshire, England
Death: August 22, 1485 (47-56)
Bosworth,, England, United Kingdom (Slain at Battle Of Bosworth)
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Harrington, Kt. and Elizabeth Harrington
Husband of Joan Gascoigne
Father of Thomas Harrington; William Harrington and John Harrington
Brother of Margaret Curzon (Harrington); Agnes Harrington; Joan Harrington; Sir Robert Harington; Sir John Harington, of Hornby and 3 others
Half brother of Jane Saville

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About Sir James Harrington of Brierly & Hornby

Husband: James HARRINGTON

Birth: 1433, of Hornby, Yorkshire [now North Yorkshire]

Father: Thomas HARRINGTON, Knight (c1403- ) — William, Nicholas, John, John, Robert…

Mother: Elizabeth D'ACRE / DACRE (c1407-1485)

Marriage: 13 Jan 1463/4

Wife: Joan NEVILLE

Birth: ca. 1443, of Oversley, Warwickshire

Other Spouse: m1. William GASCOIGNE, Knight

Father: John DE NEVILLE (c1418- )

Mother: Elizabeth NEWMARCH (1417/8- )

Children: 1. Thomas HARRINGTON, b. ca. 1470s

2. William HARRINGTON, b. ca. 1470s

3. John HARRINGTON, b. ca. 1483


1. Douglas Richardson. 2005. Magna Carta Ancestry: a Study in Colonial and Medieval Families. Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD.

Shows Joan NEVILLE as the daughter of John NEVILLE & Elizabeth NEWMARCH. Has Joan marrying, first, William GASCOIGNE, and second, on 13 Jan 1463/4, JAMES HARRINGTON, Knight, of Hornby, Yorkshire. She had two children with William and three sons with James, the latter being: John, Thomas, and William.

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Sir James Harrington of Brierly & Hornby's Timeline

Brierley, Yorkshire, England
Brierley, Yorkshire, England
August 22, 1485
Age 52
Bosworth,, England, United Kingdom