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Alianora (Percy) Stafford (1476 - 1530)

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Lady Alianora (Eleanor) "Duchess of Buckingham" Stafford formerly Percy aka de Percy
Born in Leconfield, Yorkshire, Englandmap
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Wife of — married after Dec 1489 [location unknown]
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Died in Grey Friars, London, Middlesex, Englandmap
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British Aristocracy
Eleanor (Percy) Stafford was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.
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Eleanor Percy was born circa 1476 at Leconfield, Yorkshire, England, the daughter of Sir Henry Percy and Maud Herbert.[1][2][3]

Marriage & Children

A contract for the marriage of Eleanor Percy and Sir Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke Buckingham, 8th Earl & 9th Lord of Stafford, Earl of Hereford & Northampton, Constable of England was signed on 14 December 1490. They had 1 son & 3 daughters:[1][2][3]
  1. Henry, 1st Lord Stafford
  2. Elizabeth, wife of Sir Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, Earl of Surrey, Earl Marshal of England
  3. Katherine, wife of Sir Ralph Neville, 4th Earl of Westmorland
  4. Mary, wife of Sir George Neville, 5th Lord Bergavenny).


Eleanor Percy died on 13 February 1530; Buried at the church of the Greyfriars, London.[1][2][3] Her estate was probated on 15 May 1531.[2][3]


  • Royal Ancestry by Douglas Richardson Vol. IV page 362
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 676.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 85.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 22-23.

See Also:

  • Collins, Arthur, and Egerton Brydges. "Percy, Duke of Northumberland" in Collins's Peerage of England Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical, Vol. II. London: Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington, Otridge and Son ... et Al., 1812. 217-366. Print.

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On 16 Sep 2019 at 20:33 GMT C. Mackinnon wrote:

Since there have been no objections image of [[Percy-416|Eleanor Percy] has been removed from this profile.

On 15 Apr 2019 at 08:51 GMT C. Mackinnon wrote:

This portrait has been identified as of [[Percy-416|Eleanor Percy]

On 6 Jul 2018 at 03:06 GMT Teresa (Brown) Henderson wrote:

Hi there I see Eleanor is my 14th g-grandmother. I knew I came from British aristocracy.

Cheers Teresa

On 21 Apr 2018 at 22:24 GMT Stephen McCallum wrote:

555 Wikidata - Different birth date

On 19 Aug 2017 at 10:45 GMT Andrea (Stawski) Pack wrote:

* Find A Grave: Memorial #43435870
  • Burial: Grey Friars London, London, City of London, Greater London, England

Eleanor is 18 degrees from Cheryl Hess, 24 degrees from John Lennon and 4 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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