Katherine Neville: Death: Abt 22 Nov 1403
Cecily Neville: Death: 28 Jul 1450
Joan Nevill: Death: Abt 9 Sep 1462
Thomas Neville: Death: 30 Dec 1460
Alice De Neville: Death: Aft 22 Nov 1503
Margaret Neville: Death: Aft 20 Nov 1506
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Note: 5th Earl Of Salisbury / 7Th And 4Th Baron Montacut EARL OF SALISBURY; KG; HAD A TOTAL OF 6 SONS AND 6 DAUGHTERS; EXECUTED Richard Nevill, K.G., eldest son of Ralph Nevill, 1st Earl of Westmoreland, by his 2nd wife, Joane de Beaufort, dau. of John of Gaunt, and widow of Robert, Lord Ferrers, of Wem, m. the Lady Alice Montacute, dau. and heir of Thomas, 4th Earl of Salisbury, and had that earldom revived in his person, by letters patent, dated 4 May, 1442, with remainder to the said Alice, and with ?20 annual rent out of the issues of the co. of Wilts. Her ladyship inherited the old Baronies of Montacute and Monthermer, which had been so long in her family. This nobleman obtained from King Henry VI numerous substantial grants and some of the highest and most important trusts; amongst others he was appointed warden of the marches towards Scotland, and governor of Carlisle, and had large territorial gifts from the crown, with a grant of ?9,083 6s. 8d. per annum out of the customs for thirty years, yet he was one of the earliest to espouse the cause of the house of York and one of the most determined in maintaining it. His lordship fought and won, in conjunction with the Duke of York, the first pitched battle, that of St. Albans, between the contending Roses, and he followed up his success by defeating the Lord Audley at Blore Heath in 1458, and again in 1460, at Northampton, when he was constituted by the Yorkists Lord Great Chamberlain of England. The fortune of war changing, however, in the very next encounter, the battle of Wakefield, the Duke of York fell, the Yorkists were routed, Salisbury's son, Sir Thomas Nevill, slain, and the earl himself made prisoner, when his head was immediately cut off and fixed upon a pole over one of the gates of the city of York. His lordship had issue by the heiress of the Montacutes, who d. 1463, Richard, Earl of Warwick, Thomas, John, George, Ralph, Robert, Joane, Cicely, Alice, Eleanor, Katherine, and Margaret. [Sir Bernard Burke, Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited and Extinct Peerages, Burke's Peerage, Ltd., London, England, 1883, p. 395, Nevill, Earls of Salisbury, Earl of Warwick, Baron Montacute, Baron Monthermer] Lord Chamberlain of England Supporter of Henry VI Executed (beheaded) at Pontefract Castle on 12-31-1461, the day after the battle of Wakefield for siding with the Yorkists. Head was fixed upon a gate of the city of York ------------------------------------ Name Suffix:<NSFX> K.G., Earl of Salisbury 9-19-2006 all info from: h t t p : / / w w w . t u d o rplace.com.ar/NEVILLE2.htm#Richard%20NEVILLE%20(1%BA%20E.%20Salisbury) Knight of the Garter. Lord Chancellor. cr 1429, revival of his wife's family title, Yorkist leader in War of Roses with his son Warwick, Yorkist victory at St.Albans 1455, captured at Battle of Wakefield (Lancastrian victory). Beheaded. Name Suffix:<NSFX> K.G., Earl of Salisbury Earl of Salisbury RICHARD NEVILLE http://www.e-familytree.net/f3006.htm#f12934 Sources 1 Peter Western, </pre><a href="http://www.genealogydatabase.co.uk/tngsoonad.html">http://www.genealogydatabase.co.uk/tngsoonad.html</a><pre>. 2 J. Feagin, Gedcom from J. Feagin. 3 June Ferguson Unknown, June Ferguson's Royalty GED. 4 royalfam.ged. 5 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R) (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998 Repository: Family History Library 35 N West Temple Street Salt Lake City, UT 84150 USA ABBR Ancestral File (R)). 6 sargents gedcom. 7 ROYAL92.GED Gedcom file. 8 No Title Given, 62. 9 http://worldroots.clicktron.com/brigitte/famous/s/stephenancestors.htm. 10 Edward III Decendents.
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