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Richard Poynings (abt. 1400 - 1429)

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Richard Poynings
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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. 29 Mar 1461; son and h. of Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland)[1]


  • Royal Ancestry by D. Richardson Vol. I. page 153

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.

Marlyn Lewis.

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