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Thomas Darcy

Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Colchester, Essex, England
Death: Died in Wivenhoe, Essex, England
Place of Burial: Colchester, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Roger Darcy and Elizabeth Bourchier
Husband of Audrey Darcy and Elizabeth Darcy
Father of Elizabeth Constable; Mary Leeche Southwell; John Darcy, 2nd Baron Darcy of Chinche; Richard Darcy; Alberic Darcy and 5 others
Brother of Elizabeth Colles (Darcy); Thomazine Darcy; Eleanor Darcy and Margaret Darcy
Half brother of Thomas Wyndham

Occupation: Master of the Artillery in the tower of London and Gentleman of the Privy Chamber to Henry VIII
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About Thomas Darcy, 1st Baron Darcy of Chinche

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Thomas Darcy:

Thomas Darcy, 1st Baron Darcy of Chiche [1]

  • M, #177907,
  • b. 1506,
  • d. 28 June 1558
  • Last Edited=23 Dec 2005

Thomas Darcy, 1st Baron Darcy of Chiche was born in 1506.[1] He was the son of Roger Darcy and Elizabeth Wentworth.[1]

He married Elizabeth de Vere, daughter of John de Vere, 15th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trussel.

He died on 28 June 1558 at Wyvenhoe, England.[1]

He gained the title of 1st Baron Darcy of Chiche.

Child of Thomas Darcy, 1st Baron Darcy of Chiche and Elizabeth de Vere

  • 1. John Darcy, 2nd Baron Darcy of Chiche+[1] b. c 1532, d. 3 Mar 1580/81


  • 1. [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 IV, page 78. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
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Thomas Darcy, 1st Baron Darcy of Chinche's Timeline

December 4, 1506
Colchester, Essex, England
Age 8
United Kingdom
Age 21
Danbury, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Age 24
Chinche, Essex, England
Age 25
Colchester, Essex, England
Age 26
Danbury, Essex, England
Age 28