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  • ID: I304690
  • Name: George STANLEY
  • Given Name: George
  • Surname: STANLEY
  • Suffix: BARON STRANGE
  • Sex: M
  • _UID: 6FC2FC436DBAF74EBDEEE82C28A57A13F547
  • Change Date: 29 JAN 2012
  • _COLOR: 3
  • Note:

    [GEORGE STANLEY, styled [after 1485] Lord Stanley, but who in 1482 became Lord Strange, son and heir apparent, by 1st wife, born about 1460; K.B. 18 April 1475; Constable of Pontefract Castle 21 September 1485; Constable of Knaresborough Castle 3 October 1485; Chief Steward of the Duchy of Lancaster North of Trent 1 October 1486. In consequence of his marriage he was summoned to Parliament from 15 November 1482 to 26 January 1496/7, by writs directed Georgio Stanley de la Strange, whereby he became LORD STRANGE. He was in hostage to King Richard III, and ran great risk of his life through his father's treachery to that King. By Henry VII he was made Constable of Wicklow Castle February 1485/6; K.G. in May 1487; and P.C. He married, before 26 February 1481, Joan, only daughter and heir of John (LE STRANGE), LORD STRANGE (of Knokin), by Jacquette (sister of Elizabeth, Queen Consort of Edward IV), daughter of Richard (WYDVILLE), EARL RIVERS, which Joan, on her father's death, 15 October 1477, became de jure suo jure [according to modern doctrine] BARONESS STRANGE (of Knokin), and MOHUN (of Dunster). He died v.p., 4 or 5 December 1503, aged about 43 (being said to have been poisoned at a banquet), at Derby House, St. Paul's Wharf, London, and was buried (with his mother) at St. James's, Garlickhithe. His widow died 20 March 1513/4, "in an inner high chamber" at Colham Green, Midx. George Stanley, Lord (Baron) Strange (of Knockyn), as which called to Parliament by writ 15 Nov 1482 in right of his wife, KG (1487), KB (1475), PC; born c1460; Constable of: Pontefract Castle 1485, Knaresborough Castle 1485 and Wicklow Castle 1486; Chief Steward of Duchy of Lancaster North of Trent 1486; married by 26 Feb 1480/1 Joan Lestrange, who according to later doctrine was Baroness Strangee (of Knockyn) in her own right, and dvp 4/5 Dec 1503, allegedly poisoned at a banquet, having had [Thomas 2nd Earl of Derby], with two daughters (including Jane; married as his 1st wife Sir Robert Sheffield and had issue).
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  • Name: Page 1
  • Birth: ABT 1460
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1460 in of Knowsley, Lancashire, England
  • Death: 5 DEC 1503 in Derby House, St. Paul's Wharf, London, Middlesex, England
  • Burial: St. Jame's Garlickhithe, London, Middlesex, England
  • Ancestral File #: 8XHZ-0Q
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    Father: Thomas STANLEY b: 1435 in of Lathom, Lancashire, England
    Mother: Eleanor NEVILLE b: ABT 1438 in of Salisbury, Wiltshire, England

    Marriage 1 Joan Le STRANGE b: 1463/4 in of Knockin, Shropshire, England
    • Married: BEF 26 FEB 1481
    Children
    1. Has Children Thomas STANLEY b: ABT 1483 in Knockin, Shropshire, England
    2. Has No Children Jane STANLEY b: ABT 1485 in Lathom, Lancashire, England
    3. Has No Children John STANLEY b: ABT 1487 in Lathom, Lancashire, England
    4. Has No Children Elizabeth STANLEY b: ABT 1489 in Lathom, Lancashire, England
    5. Has Children James STANLEY b: ABT 1491 in of Knockin, Shropshire, England
    6. Has No Children Eleanor STANLEY b: ABT 1493 in Lathom, Lancashire, England
    7. Has No Children George STANLEY b: ABT 1495 in Lathom, Lancashire, England
    8. Has No Children Catherine STANLEY b: ABT 1497 in of Knockin, Shropshire, England
    9. Has No Children Anthony STANLEY b: ABT 1499 in of Knockin, Shropshire, England

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: Ancestral File (TM)
      Title: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (TM). June 1998 (c), data as of 5 JAN 1998une 1998 (c), data as of 5 JAN 1998.
      Name: Footnoteune 1998 (c), data as of 5 JAN 1998
      Name: ShortFootnote
      Name: Bibliographyune 1998 (c), data as of 5 JAN 1998.
      Repository:
        Name: Family History Library
        Salt Lake City, UT 84150 USA

      Repository:
        Name: Family History Library
        Salt Lake City, UT 84150 USA
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