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Thomas Horde (abt. 1426 - 1488)

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Thomas Horde
Born about in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married about [location unknown]
Died in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, Englandmap
10 May 2016
06:20: Jean (Harper) Maunder edited the Biography for Thomas Horde. [Thank Jean for this]
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Thomas Hoorde (Horde)

Former Sheriff of Shropshire

Birth: circa 1426 Bridgnorth, Shropshire, United Kingdom Death: June 11, 1488 (62) Bridgnorth, Shropshire England,


Son of Richard Hoorde and Agnes Perell daughter of John Perle II of Shrewsbury,

Husband of Joyce (Jocosa) Stapleton, daughter of John Stapleton and Johanna Drake.


Alice Lacon
John (Hoorde)Hord I of Whorwood
Maria Cornwall
Jane Giffard
Anne Charlton

In 1446 Richard Hoorde and his wife settled on their son, Thomas, and his wife Joyce, daughter of John Stapleton II, various holdings at Northwood Hall, Bridgnorth, Astley Abbots, Wem and Shrewsbury.

(Richard Hoorde is last recorded attending the shire elections of 1447. At his death, which occurred between then and May 1451, he was a verderer of the Royal Forest of Morfe, immediately to the south of Bridgnorth.)


The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1386-1421, ed. J.S. Roskell, L. Clark, C. Rawcliffe., 1993 Available from Boydell and BrewerRef Volumes: 1386-1421 Author: L. S. Woodger

Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 94.

Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 1.

Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 485.

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On May 4, 2016 at 18:31GMT Jayme Arrington wrote:

Horde-7 and Hoorde-6 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, same spouse, similar dates--clearly the same person. Both profiles support HOORDE as the correct lnab. Please merge into Hoorde-6 and mention any date discrepancies in the bio rather than setting as an unmerged match

On March 26, 2015 at 20:05GMT Darrell Parker wrote:

Hoarde-2 and Hoorde-6 appear to represent the same person because: same name, dob, death

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