|Death: ||Sep. 23, 1459|
James was the son of John Touchet, 4th Baron Audley and his wife Elizabeth. He was the commander of the Lancastrian forces at the Battle of Blore Heath defending the throne of King Henry VII. He was defeated by Sir Roger Kynaston of Stocks near Ellesmere and beheaded after the battle. A cross was erected on the spot where he was reported to have been killed.
Eleanor De Holland (1398 - 1450)
Specifically: Sir James was buried at Darley Abbey. The abbey no longer stands, so his final resting place is no longer marked.
Created by: Karen Kanatzar
Record added: Jan 31, 2014
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