Sir John de La Pole

about 1344–
Newborough, Staffordshire, England

The Life of John

Sir John de La Pole was born about 1344, in Newborough, Staffordshire, England as the son of John de la Pole and Hartington. He married Cecilia Wakebruge about 1375, in England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died in his hometown.

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Family Time Line

Sir John de La Pole
Cecilia Wakebruge
Marriage: about 1375
Edmund de la Pole
Peter de la Pole
Ralph de la Pole

Spouse and Children

about 1375


    Edmund de la Pole



    Ralph de la Pole


Parents and Siblings

    John de la Pole






World Events (2)

1382 · Wycliffe's Bible

Age 38

John Wycliffe, English theologian and professor at the University of Oxford, completed a translation of the Bible from the Latin Vulgate into Middle English. This translation is known as Wycliffe's Bible and was completed around 1382.
1455 · Wars of the Roses

Age 111

Wars of the Roses was a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England between the royal families House of Lancaster and the House of York. The name of the war was derived as the red rose was the symbol of the Lancastrians and the white rose was the symbol of the Yorks.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Esmond and Rauf, sons of John de la Pole and Cecilie his wife.
  • Sir John de la Pole pedigree family
  • Derbyshire Visitation Pedigree 1569 and 1611 - POLE and allied families

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