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Joanne Radcliffe (Trafford)

Also Known As: "Jane Trafford"
Birthplace: Trafford, Lancashire, England
Death: circa 1490 (51-68)
Manchester, Lancashire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Edmund Trafford, Kt. and Alice Trafford
Wife of Sir William Radcliffe, Kt.
Mother of John Radcliffe; Anne Farrington; Eleanor Langley; Clemence Holmes; William Radcliffe and 2 others
Sister of Dulcia Assheton; Sir John Trafford, Kt. and Elizabeth Legh

Managed by: Jerry Yarbrough
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About Joanne Radcliffe

  • Jane Trafford1
  • F, #46659
  • Father Sir Edmund Trafford1 d. 24 Jan 1458
  • Mother Alice Venables1 b. 1398
  • Jane Trafford was born at of Trafford, Lancashire, England.1 She married William Radcliffe, son of Sir Alexander Radcliffe and Agnes Harington.1
  • Family William Radcliffe d. 15 May 1498
  • Child
    • John Radcliffe+1 d. 12 Apr 1497
  • Citations
  • 1.[S11580] A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland, Vol. IV, by John Burke, Esq., p. 401.
  • From:
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  • William RADCLIFFE of Ordsall (Sir)
  • Died: 15 May 1497/8
  • Buried: Manchester Church, Lancashire, England
  • Notes: See his Biography.
  • Father: Alexander RADCLIFFE of Ordsall (Sir Knight)
  • Mother: Agnes HARRINGTON
  • Married: Jane TRAFFORD (dau. of Sir Edmund Trafford and Alicia Venables) (m.2 Sir James Byron of Clayton - m.3 Sir John Talbot of Salmesbury) ABT 1443
  • Children:
    • 1. William RADCLIFFE (d. 15 May 1497)
    • 2. John RADCLIFFE
    • 3. Elizabeth RADCLIFFE
    • 4. Anne RADCLIFFE
    • 5. Eleanor RADCLIFFE
    • 6. Clemency RADCLIFFE
    • 7. Jane RADCLIFFE
    • 8. Isabel RADCLIFFE
  • From: RADCLIFFE of Ordsall (Sir)1
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  • John TALBOT of Salmesbury
  • Married: Jane TRAFFORD (dau. of Sir Edmund Trafford and Alicia Venables) (w. of Sir William Radcliffe of Ordsall - w. of Sir James Byron of Clayton)
  • From: TALBOT of Salmesbury2
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  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great ..., Volume 4
  • Pg. 248
  • EDMOND TRAFFORD, who was knighted by HENRY VI. at Whitsuntide, in 1426. He m. Alice, eldest daughter and co-heir of Sir William Venable, knight of Bolyn, by Joan, his wife, daughter of John Massey, of Tatton, and had issue,
    • JOHN, (Sir) his heir.
    • Joan, m. first, in 1429, to James Byron, grandson of Sir John Byron, and secondly, in 1443, to William, son and heir of Sir Alexander Radcliffe, of Ordsall.
    • Dulcia, m. in 1438, to Sir John Ashton, of Ashton.
  • Sir Edmond lived until 1457, when he was s. by his son,
  • SIR JOHN TRAFFORD, knighted about the year 1444, who m. Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Thomas Ashton, knight, of Ashton, and had issue, ....
  • Pg.400
  • ALEXANDER RADCLYFFE, esq. of Ordshall, who m. Agnes, daughter of Sir William Harrington, Knt. of Hornby Castle, in Lancashire, and by her, who died in 1490 had issue,
    • I. WILLIAM, his heir.
    • II. etc. ....
  • WILLIAM RADCLYFFE, esq. of Ordshall, who m. Jane, daughter of Sir Edmund Trafford, knt. of Trafford, and by her, who wedded, secondly, James Byron, of Clayton, and, thirdly, Talbot, of Salesbury, had issue,
    • I. JOHN, who m. Elizabeth, daughter of Sir William Brereton, knt. of Brereton, in Cheshire, and dying v. p. 12th April 1497, left issue, ....
    • I. Elizabeth, m. to John Domvile, esq. of Lyme, in Cheshire.
    • II. Anne, m. first, to Sir Thomas Tildesley, of Wardley, and secondly, to Sir Henry Farrington, knt. of Wednacre, in Lancashire.
    • III. Eleanor, m. to Robert, son and heir of John Langley, of Egecroft, in Lancashire.
    • IV. Clemence, m. to James Holme, of Darcy Holme.
    • V. A daughter, m. to Alexander Hepworth, of Hollingworth, in Cheshire.
  • William Radclyffe, d. 15th May, 13 HENRY VII. and s. by his grandson, ....
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Joanne Radcliffe's Timeline

Trafford, Lancashire, England
Ordsall, Lancashire, England
Ordsall, Lancashire, England
Ordsall, Lancashire, England
Ordsall, Lancashire, England
Ordsall, Lancashire, England (United Kingdom)
Orsdall, Lancashire, England
Ordsall, Lancashire, England
Age 60
Manchester, Lancashire, England