Familypedia
Advertisement


Sir Robert Whitney was born circa 1436 in Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom to Eustace Whitney (1410-1468) and Jennet Russell (1414-1441) and died October 1494 Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Constance Touchet of Audley (1443-1531) 1455 JL in Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Biography

Sir Robert Whitney, probably also a knight, was an active participant in the War of the Roses; attainted as a Yorkist by Lancastrian parliament, in 1459;probably was at battle of Mortimer's Cross, in 1461,

Sir Robert Whitney, Knight was an active participant in the War of the Roses, and was attained as a Yorkist in 1459.

Probably in the battle of Mortimer's Cross in 1461.

He was a subject of a poem by Lewis Glyn Cothi, on the occasion of his marriage to Alice Vaughan, the great-granddaughter of Sir David Gam.

Marriage & Children

Sir Robert Whitney was the subject of a poem by Lewis Glyn Cothi, on his marriage to Constance Touchet of Audley (1443-1531), the great-granddaughter of Sir David Gam.



Children



Offspring of Sir Robert Whitney and Constance Touchet of Audley (1443-1531)
Name Birth Death Joined with
James Whitney (1465-1541) 1465 Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom 1541 Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom Blanche Milbourne (1452-1557)










Siblings

Research Notes


Residences

Footnotes (including sources)

MainTour

Advertisement