Sir John Darcy, Knt., 2nd Lord Darcy of Knaith

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Sir John Darcy, Knt., 2nd Lord Darcy of Knaith, son of Sir John Darcy, Knt., 1st Lord Darcy of Knaith and Emmeline Heron, was born about 1317.1 He died at Norton, Yorkshire, England, 5 March 1355/56,2 and was buried at Guisborough Priory, Yorkshire, England.2

John married (1) Eleanor de Holand, daughter of Sir Robert de Holand, Knt., 1st Lord Holand and Maud La Zouche, before 8 July 1332;1 he married (2) Elizabeth Meinill, daughter of Sir Nicholas de Meinill, Knt., Lord Meinill of Whorlton and Alice de Roos, about 7 January 1344/45.1

Family 1

Eleanor de Holand d. bef. 21 Nov 1341

Family 2

Elizabeth Meinill b. 15 Oct 1331, d. 9 Jul 1368
This person was last edited on12 May 2021


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 2:387 (Darcy 12), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 2:388 (Darcy 12).
  3. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 2:389 (Darcy 13).