Lady Susan <I>Knightley</I> Spencer

Lady Susan Knightley Spencer

Birth
Fawsley, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England
Death 22 Sep 1532 (aged 33–34)
Althorp, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England
Burial Great Brington, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England
Memorial ID 13869989 · View Source
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Sir William Spencer Kt, of Wormleighton & Althorp, Northants was the son of Sir John Spencer, Kt, of Snitterfield & Wormleighton and Isabel (Graunt). He married Susan, daughter of Sir Richard Knightley, of Fawsley, Northant. Susan was born before 1516. To this union six children were born; Sir John Spencer, Kt, of Wormleighton & Althorp, Isabel, Jane, Dorothy, Anne, and Mary. Monument at St Mary the Virgin, Great Brington.
Here lieth the bodies of Sir William Spencer, knight, and Dame Susan, his wife, daughter of Sir Richard Knightly of Fawsley in the county of Northampton, knight, and had issue by her Sir John Spencer, knight, their only son; Isabel, married to Sir John Cotton of Landwade in the county of Cambridge, knight; Jane, wife to Sir Richard Bruges of Shefford in the county of Berkshire, knight; Dorothy, married to Thomas Spencer of Everton in the county of Northampton, esquire; Anne, wife to Sir John Goodwin of Winchendon in the county of Buckingham, knight, which Anne died without issue; Mary, wife to Thomas Boles of Wallington in the county of Hertford, esquire. Which Sir William died the 22nd day of June, Anno Domini 1532


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 13869989
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lady Susan Knightley Spencer (1498–22 Sep 1532), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13869989, citing St Mary the Virgin with St John Churchyard, Great Brington, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England ; Maintained by KRW (contributor 46517473) .