Sir Edward Raleigh of Farnborough was born circa 1472 in Farnborough, Warwickshire, England to Edward Raleigh (c1440-c1513) and Margaret Verney (c1441-aft1509) . He married Anne Chamberlain (c1482-?) 1500 JL in England. Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s, William I of England (1027-1087)/s.


Sir Edward Raleigh was born circa 1470 at of Farnborough, Warwickshire, England. Sir Edward Raleigh left a will on 25 August 1508. His estate was probated on 20 September 1508.

Marriage & Family

He married Anne Chamberlayne, daughter of Richard Chamberlayne, Esq. and Sybil Fowler, between 1496 and 1505.

They had 5 sons (George; Edward; Leonard; Anthony; & Thomas) and 3 daughters (Bridget, wife of Sir John Cope; Margaret, wife of Richard Musket; & Mary, wife of Nicholas Wodhull, Esq.).

  1. Thomas Raleigh (c1494)
  2. Margaret Raleigh (c1496) - wife of Richard Musket
  3. Mary Raleigh (c1498-1523) - wife of Nicholas Wodhull, Esq.
  4. George Raleigh (c1500-bef1546)
  5. Edward Raleigh (c1502-)
  6. Leonard Raleigh (c1504-)
  7. Anthony Raleigh (c1508-)
  8. Bridget Raleigh (1506-?) - wife of Sir John Cope


Offspring of Edward Raleigh and Anne Chamberlain (c1482-?)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Thomas Raleigh (c1494)
Margaret Raleigh (c1496)
Mary Raleigh (c1498-1523)
George Raleigh (c1500-bef1546)
Edward Raleigh (c1502-)
Leonard Raleigh (c1504-)
Anthony Raleigh (c1508-)
Bridget Raleigh (1506-?) 1506 Farnborough, Warwickshire, England 1540 Northamptonshire, England John Cope (c1504-1558)


Offspring of Edward Raleigh (c1440-c1513) and Margaret Verney (c1441-aft1509)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Anne Raleigh (c1481)
Alice Raleigh (c1483)
Joan Raleigh (c1485)
Edward Raleigh (c1472-1508) 1472 Farnborough, Warwickshire, England Anne Chamberlain (c1482-?)
Elizabeth Raleigh (c1472)
Emme Raleigh (c1474)
Anthony Raleigh (c1476)



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