Sir William de Lytton, of Knebworth

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Sir William de Lytton, of Knebworth

Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Lytton, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England
Death: August 26, 1517 (38-46)
Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Robert de Lytton II, KB; Sir Robert Lytton and Agnes Lytton
Husband of Lady Audrey de Lytton, Lady
Father of Sir Rowland Lytton, Knight; Thomas Lytton; William Lytton and Dorothy Grace
Brother of Fayth Devenish and Fides Lytton

Occupation: Knight (House of Lytton), Knight, heriff of Hertfordshire, Sheriff of Essex, Governor of the Castle of Boulogne.
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About Sir William de Lytton, of Knebworth

From the book "A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland, by John Burke, publ. 1835: William de Lytton of Knebworth, Governor of the Castle of Bulloigne in France, and Sheriff for the counties of Herts and Essex, who wedded Audtrey, daughter and heiress of Sir Phillip Booth of Shrubland Hall, Suffolk, by Margaret, daughter of Sir Witten Hopton of Swillington, was survived by a son, Sir Robert Lytton, Knight, of Knebworth and Shrubland Hall.


He held the office of Sheriff of Hertfordshire, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England He held the office of Sheriff of Essex, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England He held the office of Governor of the Castle of Boulogne, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England.

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Sir William de Lytton, of Knebworth's Timeline

1475
1475
Lytton, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England
1510
1510
Age 35
England, United Kingdom
1512
March 15, 1512
Age 37
Hertfordshire, England
1517
August 26, 1517
Age 42
Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
1525
1525
Age 42
Hertfordshire, England
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Sheriff of Hertfordshire and Essex
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Of Knebworth. Governor of the castle of Boulogne, France.
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England