Richard of York (21 September 1411-30 December 1460), Duke of York

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Father:1Richard "of Conisburgh" (probably 1375/76-5 August 1415), Earl of Cambridge
Mother:2Anne Mortimer (27 December 1390-September 1411)
Spouses and relationship events
Married:3before 18 October 1424Cecily Neville (3 May 1415-31 May 1495)
Children with Cecily Neville:
Joan of York (1438-1438)4
Anne of York (10 August 1439-12 or 14 January 1476)5
Henry of York (10 February 1441-young)6
Edward IV (28 April 1442-10 April 1483), King of England7
Edmund of York (17 or 27 May 1443-30 December 1460), Earl of Rutland8
Elizabeth of York (22 April 1444-1503/04)9
Margaret of York (3 May 1446-16 April or 28 November 1503)10
William of York (7 July 1447-young)11
John of York (7 November 1448-young)12
George of York (21 October 1449-18 February 1478), Duke of Clarence13
Thomas of York (1450/51-young)14
Richard III (2 October 1452-22 August 1485), King of England15
Ursula of York (22 July 1455-young)16
Occupation:171425-60Lord Mortimer (of Wigmore) and Earl of Ulster
Occupation:181425-45Earl of March
Occupation:191436-37 and 2 July 1440-1447Lieutenant General and Governor of France and Normandy
Occupation:201415-60Duke of York
Born:2121 September 1411
Buried:221460Pontefract [city/town], Yorkshire [county], England [country], United Kingdom [country]
Killed:2330 December 1460Wakefield [city/town], Yorkshire [county], England [country], United Kingdom [country]
He was killed in the battle of Wakefield.
Buried:2430 July 1476Collegiate Church of Fotheringhay (Fotheringhay [Unknown/Unspecified], Northamptonshire [county], England [country], United Kingdom [country])
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1 Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands - version 4 ( : ), England, Kings 1066-1837.
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