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Richard Poynings

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Richard Poynings
Born about in Yorkshire, Englandmap
Brother of
Husband of — married after (to ) in Beverstone, Gloucestershiremap [uncertain]
Father of
Died [location unknown]
Last profile change on 24 July 2015
22:19: Doug Stewart edited the Current Last Name and Status Indicators for Richard Poynings. (removed de from NAB duuring this period England was at war with France, Aristocracy by this time had dropped Norman Prefix De. from their Family name) [Thank Doug for this | 1 thank-you received]
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Richard de Poynings[1]

b. c.1400 Yorkshire - d.10 JUN 1429 Orleans, France (age 18-19)[citation needed]


Robert Poynings, 5th Baron Poynings (summoned to Parliament 25 Aug 1404 - 13 Jan 1445; d. 1446 Siege of Orleans) and Elizabeth or Eleanor (Father: Reginald, Lord Grey de Ruthyn). Issue:[1]

  • Richard (pre-deceased father)[1]
  • Robert of East Hall, Faukhame-Aske and Chellesfield[1]


m. (c.1421 - 24) Alianore Berkeley (Father: John Berkeley, Knt. of Beverstone). Issue: 1[1]

  • Eleanor Poynings m. Sir Henry Percy (d. 11 Nov 1474; son an h. of Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland)[1]


Burke, B. (1866). "Poynings: Barons Poynings." A Genealogical History of the Dormant: Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, (pp.444). London: Harrison. Google Books.

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