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  • ID: I5850
  • Name: Eleanor Poynings
  • Given Name: Eleanor
  • Surname: Poynings
  • Prefix: Lady
  • Suffix: Baroness Poynings
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: Abt 1422 in Poynings, Suffolk, England
  • Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    date: abt 1422 [Ref: CP X p664, Weis AR7 #3], parents: [Ref: CP X p664], father: [Ref: Weis AR7 #3]
  • Death: Feb 1483/4
  • Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    date: [Ref: ES III.4 #712, Weis AR7 #3]
  • Event: Ancestral File Number Cp:X-665
  • _UID: 2EA8DDBC18CE4AA9BED26CDA2827D2D61530
  • Change Date: 7 Feb 2013 at 16:35
  • Note:
    (Henry Percy) Having married, on or before 25 June 1435, Eleanor, daughter of Richard DE POYNINGS, and in 1446 granddaughter and heir of Robert, LORD POYNINGS (died 2 October 1446), he had livery of her inheritance 16 November 1446, and was summoned to Parliament v.p. from 14 December 1446 to 26 May 1455, by writs directed Henrico de Percy chr Domino de Ponynges. In April and July 1451, as Sir Henry Percy de Ponynges, he was appointed a commissioner to deal with Scotland. He had livery of his paternal inheritance 12 June 1455, and in December 1459, for his assistance against the rebels, he was appointed, for life, justice of the Forest beyond Trent. He took part in the battle of Wakefield, 30 December 1460, and was slain ex parte Regis Henrici at the battle of Towton, 29 March 1461. He was buried, it is said, in the church of St. Denis, York. He was attainted 4 November 1461, and the attainder reversed in the Parliament of 1472-73 upon his son's petition. His widow died February 1483/4. Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000, Page: IX:716-7


    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.4 (#601-#820): Das Feudale Frankreich und sein Einfluss auf die Welt des Mittelalters. Marburg: Verlag von J. A. Stargardt, 1989.

    Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr, David Faris, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists who came to America before 1700, 7th Edition, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1992.
    RESEARCH NOTES:
    5th Baroness Poynings, of Barony cr 1348 [Ref: CP X p665]




    Father: Richard Poynings b: Bef 1400 in Yorkshire, England
    Mother: Eleanor De Berkeley b: Abt 1390 in Beverston, Glouchestershire, England

    Marriage 1 Henry De Percy b: 25 Jul 1421 in Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
    • Married: Abt 25 Jun 1435
    • Note:
      Sources for this Information:
      date: abt un 25 1435 [Ref: Weis AR7 #3] um 25.VI 1435 [Ref: ES III.4 #712], child: [Ref: CP IX p717, CP VI p621 (with corr in XIV p394), CP XI p546, Weis AR7 #3]
    • Change Date: 17 Nov 2009
    Children
    1. Has Children Henry Percy b: Abt 1449 in Leconfield, Yorkshire, England
    2. Has Children Margaret Percy b: Abt 1450
    3. Has Children Anne Percy b: Abt 1441
    4. Has Children Elizabeth De Percy b: Abt 1439 in Northampton, England
    5. Has No Children Eleanor Percy b: Abt 1480
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