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Anne le Despenser Morley

Death 30 Oct 1426
Burial Norwich, City of Norwich, Norfolk, England
Memorial ID 102296322 · View Source
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Anne le Despenser de Hastings Morley

Third daughter of Edward le Despenser, a descendant of King Edward I, and Elizabeth, the daughter of Bartholomew Burghersh, a descendant of King Henry II.

Wife of Sir Hugh de Hastings, married before 01 Nov 1376 and had two sons, Hugh and Sir Edward.

Hugh died on an expedition to Spain in 1386.

Anne married a second time, as his second wife, to Sir Thomas Morley of Norfolk, Marshal of Ireland. They were married before 21 Oct 1390 by papal dispensation as they were related in the 4th degree. They had one son, Sir Robert. Grandmother of Thomas Morley.

She was a legatee in her mother's will, who left Anne her best chalice. Anne died on the 30th or 31st of October, 1426, left a will dated 24 Oct 1426, which was proved May 1427.

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  • Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
  • Added: 17 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102296322
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anne le Despenser Morley (unknown–30 Oct 1426), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102296322, citing Austin Friars Church, Norwich, City of Norwich, Norfolk, England ; Maintained by Anne Shurtleff Stevens (contributor 46947920) .