Looking for correct DOB and marriage date for Eleanor Throckmorton.

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Richard Knightley, Esq, son of Richard Knightley and Elizabeth Purefoy, was born in 1427.  Most sources list his wife Eleanor's DOB as 1404.  I think she must have been born later, say 1424.  Also I think the marriage date for Richard and Eleanor should be 1450 instead of 1440.  Their children weren't born until after 1450, and Richard would have only been 13 in1440.
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This comes from: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/THROCKMORTON1.htm#Eleanor THROCKMORTON1

The sources aren't cited



Born: ABT 1424, Bedsford, England

Died: BEF 10 Oct 1502

Father: John THROCKMORTON (Sir)

Mother: Eleanor De La SPINE

Married: Richard KNIGHTLEY (b. 1417) 1 Dec 1440, Fladbury, Warwickshire, England

answered by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
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