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Sir Knight Lionel Dymoke
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Birth: 1464
Lincolnshire, England
Death: Aug. 17, 1519
Lincolnshire, England

Son of Sir Knight Thomas Dymoke (who was beheaded when Lionel was a child) and wife Margaret WELLES Dymoke. Married Joan GRIFFITH. Sheriff of Lincolnshire 1516.

At St. Mary's at the very end of the Aisle is the brass to Sir Lionel Dymoke who died in 1519. He is clad in armour and kneels on a cushion. A prayer scroll issues from him to a lost ‘Trinity' plate. The shields bear the crescent sign indicating his status as a second son. At the base of the slab are plates showing his three daughters in their ‘kennel' headdresses and his two stepsons with their purses. Sir Lionel was knighted at the Siege of Tournai by King Henry VIII. Very unusually, Sir Lionel is commemorated by two brasses for on the floor nearby he is depicted on a ‘shroud' brass, but this is excessively worn and it is difficult to picture its originasl appearance. It is possible to lift the nearby carpet to view this brass.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Knight Thomas Dymoke (1428 - 1470)
  Margret Welles Dymoke (1434 - 1480)
 
 Spouse:
  Joan Griffith Dymoke (1463 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Alice Dymoke Skipwith (1507 - 1549)*
 
 Sibling:
  Robert Dymoke (1464 - 1546)*
  Knight Lionel Dymoke (1464 - 1519)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Horncastle, St Mary churchyard
Horncastle
East Lindsey District
Lincolnshire, England
 
Created by: Kaaren Crail Vining
Record added: Mar 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49393991
Sir Knight Lionel Dymoke
Added by: Ruth Vela
 
 
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