Sir Ralph Pudsey, Knight

Male 1390 - 1468  (~ 78 years)


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  • Name Ralph Pudsey 
    Title Sir 
    Suffix Knight 
    Born ~ 1390  Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • of Bolton and Barforth,
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Apr 1468  Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried All Saints' Churchyard, Bolton Percy, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I35712  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 22 May 2017 

    Father John Pudsey, Knight,   b. Abt 1360, Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1421  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Margaret Eure,   b. ~ 1374, Witton Castle, Witton-le-Wear, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ~ 1444-1445  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married Bef 1396  [1, 5
    Family ID F13146  Group Sheet

    Family Margaret Tunstall,   b. ~ 1400, (Thurland Castle, Tunstall, Lancashire, England) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ~ 1440  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married Bef 1428  (Lancashire) England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6
    Children 
     1. John Pudsey,   b. ~ 1428, Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1492, Bolton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years)
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F13144  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - ~ 1390 - Bolton, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Bef 1428 - (Lancashire) England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Apr 1468 - Bolton, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - All Saints' Churchyard, Bolton Percy, North Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    All Saints' Church, Bolton Percy, North Yorkshire, England
    All Saints' Church, Bolton Percy, North Yorkshire, England

    also known as 'The Cathedral of the Ainsty'
    and burial site of Sir Ralph Pudsey (1390-1468) who is the

    18th great grandfather of the grandchildren of Vernia Swindell Byars (1894-1985)

  • Notes 
    • Knight of Bolton and Barforth, Yorkshire. Son and heir to Sir John Pudsey of Bolton and Margaret Eure. Grandson of Henry Pudsey and Elizabeth Layton, Ralph Eure and Isabel Atholl.

      First, husband of Miss Tempest, and father of John and Joyce.

      Secondly, husband of Margaret Tunstall, daughter of Sir Thomas Tunstall. They were married before 1428 and had two sons and four daughters; Sir John and Thomas, Elizabeth, Jane, Margaret and Isabel.

      Thirdly, husband of Edwina, and father of seven sons and ten daughters; Robert, William,Henry, George, Edward, Roland, Alexander, Mabel, Grace, Margaret, Jane, Elizabeth, Anne, Joan (wife of Robert Lambard), Agnes (wife of Richard Dyneley), Grace (wife of Walter Barnfield) and Thomasine.

      In 1415, King Henry V granted Ralph a 20 annuity for recapturing Murdach Stewart, Earl of Fife, who was later exchanged for Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, and he returned to Scotland.
      [4]
    • SIR RALPH PUDSEY, of Bolton and Barforth; afforded asylum to Henry VI, bur. at Bolton. M.I. ; mar. first Margaret, dau. of Sir Thos. Tunstall, of Scargill, Knt. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S49408] http://www.archive.org/stream/genealogist00unkngoog/genealogist00unkngoog_djvu.txt.

    2. [S11047] "Sir John Pudsey", Biography, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Pudsey-30, retrieved, recorded & uploaded to this website, M.

    3. [S49415] http://histfam.familysearch.org/register.php?personID=I45803&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous&generations=4.

    4. [S49419] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=pudsey&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GScntry=5&GSob=n&GRid=105879733&df=.

    5. [S49413] http://histfam.familysearch.org/register.php?personID=I45812&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous&generations=4.

    6. [S9531] "Sir Thomas Tunstall Knight of Thurland Castle" biography, http://cybergata.com/roots/1641.htm, retrieved Juoy 23, 2016.