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  • ID: I23641
  • Name: Elizabeth WYDEVILLE 1
  • Sex: F
  • ALIA: Elizabeth /Woodville/
  • Birth: ABT 1437 in Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England 2
  • Death: 8 JUN 1492 in St Saviour's Abbey, Bermondsey, Surrey, England 2
  • Burial: 10 JUN 1492 St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England 1
  • Note:
    Elizabeth, buried 10 June 1492, widow of Sir John Grey of Groby, daughter of Sir Richard Wydville. [Magna Charta Sureties]


    He [John Grey] married Elizabeth, sister and coheir of Richard, 3rd EARL RIVERS, and 1st daughter of Richard (WIDEVILE), 1st EARL RIVERS, by Jacqueline, or Jacquette, DUCHESS OF BEDFORD, daughter of Pierre DE Luxembourg, Count of Saint Pol Conversano, and Brienne. He died v.m., being slain on the Lancastrian side at the second battle of St. Albans, 17 February 1460/1. His widow married, secretly, at her father's manor of Grafton Regis, Northants, 1 May 1464, KING EDWARD IV. She was crowned at Westminster, 26 May 1465. He, who was born at Rouen, 28 April 1442, and baptized there in the Cathedral Church, was crowned at Westminster, 28 June 1461, died at Westminster 9 April, and was buried 18 April 1483 in the Chapel of St. George at Windsor. She died in Bermondsey Abbey, where for some time she had, resided, or had been compellecl by Henry VII to reside, 7 or 9 June, and was buried 12 ]une 1492 at Windsor, with the King, her 2nd husband. [Complete Peerage V:361-2, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]

    Father: Richard WYDEVILLE , 1st Earl Rivers b: ABT 1405 in Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England
    Mother: Jacquette de LUXEMBOURG b: 1415 in St Pol, Artois/Pas-de-Calais, France

    Marriage 1 John GREY , of Groby, Sir b: ABT 1435 in Groby, Leicestershire, England
    • Married: in 1st husband 1
    1. Has Children Thomas GREY , of Groby, Marquess of Dorset, Sir b: 1451 in Groby, Leicestershire, England

    Marriage 2 Edward IV Plantagenet King of ENGLAND b: 28 APR 1442 in Rouen, Seine-Inferieure, Normandy, France
    • Married: 1 MAY 1464 in 2nd husband 1st wife 1 3
    1. Has Children Elizabeth PLANTAGENET , Princess of England b: 11 FEB 1464/65 in Westminster Palace, Middlesex, England
    2. Has No Children Cecily PLANTAGENET b: 20 MAR 1468/69 in Westminster Palace, Middlesex, England
    3. Has No Children Edward V Plantagenet King of ENGLAND b: BET 2 AND 3 NOV 1470 in Sanctuary of Westminster Abbey, Middlesex, England
    4. Has No Children Richard PLANTAGENET , KB, KG, 5th Duke of York b: 17 AUG 1473 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
    5. Has Children Katherine PLANTAGENET b: 1479 in Eltham, Lewisham, Kent, England

    1. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 161-20
    2. Title: Newsgroup: soc.genealogy.medieval, at groups -
      Page: Alan B. Wilson, 3 Mar 2000
    3. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: V:361-2
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