Sir John Clifford, Knt., 9th Lord Clifford

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Sir John Clifford, Knt., 9th Lord Clifford, son of Thomas Clifford, 8th Lord Clifford and Joan Dacre, was born at Conisbrough Castle, Yorkshire, England, 8 April 1435.1 He was slain at the Battle of Towton, 28 March 1461.2

John married Margret Bromflete, daughter of Sir Henry Bromflete, Knt., Lord Vescy and Eleanor Fitz Hugh.3,2

Family

Margret Bromflete b. abt. 1443, d. 12 Apr 1493
Children
  • Sir Henry Clifford, K.B., 10th Lord Clifford2
  • Richard Clifford2
  • Elizabeth Clifford2
This person was last edited on20 Apr 2021

Citations

  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Five vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 2:247 (Clifford 16), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 1:572 (Bromflete 16).
  3. [S2074] Richard Glover and Joseph Foster, editor, The Visitation of Yorkshire, Made in the Years 1584-85 by Richard Glover, Somerset Herald; to Which is Added the Subsequent Visitation Made in 1612, by Richard St. George, Norry King of Arms: With Several Additional Pedigrees (London, England: s.p., 1875), 120, further cited as Glover, The Visitation of Yorkshire.