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Thomas Darcy
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Birth: 1467
Death: Jun. 30, 1537
Tower Hamlets
London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Greater London, England

English nobleman who, disliking the separation of England from papal jurisdiction, was implicated in the rebellion in 1536, in the north, against the ecclesiastical policy of Henry VIII. He was beheaded on Tower Hill on 30 June, 1537. His head was set up on London Bridge.

Knight of the Garter, of Temple Hurst, Yorkshire. Constable of Bamburgh Castle, Captain and Treasurer of Berwick, Warden of the East Marches, Warden of the Forests of Trent. Captain of the King's Guard under Edward IV, and Privy Councillor.
Son and heir to Sir William Darcy and Eupheme Langton. Grandson of Richard Darcy and Eleanor le Scrope.
Husband of Dowsabel Tempest, daughter and heiress of Sir Richard Tempest of Giggleswick and Mabel Strickland. They had three sons and one daughter; Sir George Lord Darcy, Richard, Sir Arthur and Mabel.
Thomas was summoned to Parliament as Thome Darcy de Darcy Chivaler, whereas he was titled Lord Darcy.
Secondly, the husband of Edith Sandys, married before 07 Dec 1499, the daughter of Sire William Sandys and Margaret de Cheyney, widow of Lord Ralph Neville who died in 1498. Edith was the grand daughter of King Henry VII's great aunt, Eleanor Shottebrook. They ahd one daughter, Elizabeth, who would marry Sir Marmaduke Constable. (info by Anne Shurtleff Stevens)
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Edith Sandys Darcy (____ - 1529)*
 
 Children:
  George Darcy (____ - 1558)*
  Arthur Darcy (1505 - 1561)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Botolph without Aldgate Churchyard
Aldgate
City of London
Greater London, England
 
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Record added: Jan 25, 2009
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Thomas Darcy
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