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Dorothy Staunton (abt. 1452)

Dorothy Staunton
Born about in Leicestershire, Englandmap [uncertain]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Mother of
Died [date unknown] in Fenton, Nottinghamshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2010
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According to Flower (1871), Dorothy is the daughter of Robert Staunton. She married Thomas Fenton of Fenton, co. Notts.[1]


According to Burke (1871), the Stauntons were in co. Notts. during the reign of Edward the Confessor.[2]


Dorothy and her husband are the parents of:[1]

  • 1. (s. & h) Thomas.[1]
m. ..., dau. of Thomas Burgh of co. York.[1]


  • Shirleys of Staunton Harold. Shirley Family Assoc. Web.
  • Father ... contemp. of John Staunton (fl. 1395), father of a Rbt ... ? (see Staunton brass in Catle Donington, p. 197).[2]
  • BIRT ABT 1452 Cole Orton, Leic - 06 Jan 2010 import of gl120368.ged


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Flower, W. (1871). "Fenton," in Vis. of Notts. 1569 & 1614. Google Books.
  2. Burke, B. (1871). "Staunton of Staunton, in A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland, 2, p. 1310.Google Books.

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