Note: BIBLIOGRAPHY: Cokayne, George Edward, Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant. Gloucester: A Sutton, 1982. Schwennicke, Detlev, ed., Europaische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der europaischen Staaten, New Series. III.1 (#1-#200): Herzogs und Grafenhauser des Heiligen Romischen Reiches Andere Europaische Furstenhauser. Marburg: Verlag von J. A. Stargardt, 1984. Sutliff, Henry, Kerdeston-de la Pole. Posting to soc.genealogy.medieval (email list GEN-MEDIEVAL) on 5/31/1999-121111. Subject: Re: John, Michael and Richard de la POLE. Available at http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/read/1999-05/0928152671. Author address: sssbo at earthlink dot net. Thompson, Neil D, and Hansen, Charles M, Medieval Heritage: The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England. Index and charts posted by Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/CharlesII, 15 Nov 2005. Utzinger, David, Margaret KERDESTON. Posting to soc.genealogy.medieval (email list GEN-MEDIEVAL) on 3/12/1998-201139. Subject: Re: DE LA POLE/KERDESTON. Available at http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/read/1998-03/0889762299. Author address: UTZ at aol dot com. RESEARCH NOTES: Here is the correcting entry [to Neil Thompson's Ancestry of Charles II]: 253. Margaret Kerdeston, c.1426, living 5 December 1485, wrongly called "de la Pole" by many, niece of William de la Pole, Duke of Suffolk, until his overthrow and execution in 1450 the most powerful subject in England, who gave to her husband with her marriage revenues from Bordeaux including 1200 tuns [sic] of wine and 500 annually, and who was accused of having dishonestly gained the lordship and the castle of Claxton and other lands in Norfolk and Suffolk which were of her inheritance, she was granted in the will of her husband a life estate in the baronies of Gurson and Fleix. 3:191, nos, 252-53 (bibliog.). Add: "Copy of a Paper Roll, temp. H. 6., containing Charges against the Duke of Suffolk", 3rd Report of the Historical Manuscripts Commission (London, 1872), pp. 279-80; Charles L. Kingsford, English Historical Literature in the Fifteenth Century (Oxford, 1913, repr. New York, 1962), pp. 165-66, 360; M. G. A. Vale, English Gascony 1399-1453 (Oxford, 1970), pp. 133-35, 142-44, 207, 221. [Ref: David Utzinger SGM 3/12/1998-201139]
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