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 Thomas de Clifford

Thomas de Clifford

Birth
Death 22 May 1455 (aged 41)
St Albans, St Albans District, Hertfordshire, England
Burial St Albans, St Albans District, Hertfordshire, England
Plot Mary Chapel
Memorial ID 20156 · View Source
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English Aristocracy. Born the only son of Sir John de Clifford, 7th Lord Clifford, and Elizabeth Percy. He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Clifford in March 1421 and married Joan Dacre in March 1424, and with her had at least three children. He fought in the First Battle of St Albans in May 1455, the first battle of the Wars of the Roses and was killed in action at 41 when his Lancastrians were defeated by Yorkist forces led by the Duke of York and the Earl of Warwick. He was buried at Abbey Church, St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 7 Feb 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20156
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas de Clifford (25 Mar 1414–22 May 1455), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20156, citing St. Alban's Cathedral, St Albans, St Albans District, Hertfordshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .