Jacquetta de Luxembourg

Brief Life History of Jacquetta

When Jacquetta de Luxembourg was born on 5 July 1415, in Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise, Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, her father, Pierre I de Luxembourg Comte de Brienne et de Saint-Pol, was 25 and her mother, Marguerite des Baux, was 21. She married Sir Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers on 15 February 1436, in Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 30 May 1472, in Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England, at the age of 56.

Photos and Memories (16)

Do you know Jacquetta? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Sir Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers
1410–1469
Jacquetta de Luxembourg
1415–1472
Marriage: 15 February 1436
Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort of England
1437–1492
Sir Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers
1442–1483
Lionel Woodville, Bishop of Salisbury
1447–1484
Katherine Woodville Duchess of Buckingham
1458–1497
Lewis Woodville
1438–1454
Anne Woodville
1438–1489
Mary Woodville
1443–1481
Jaquetta Wydeville Baroness of Strange
1444–1509
Sir John Woodville
1445–1469
Eleanor Woodville
1448–1512
Martha Woodville
1452–1500
Richard Woodville , 3rd Earl Rivers
1453–1491
Margaret Woodville
1454–1490
Edward Woodville , Lord Scales
1455–1488

Sources (31)

  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
  • Jacquette De Luxembourg Woodville, "Find A Grave Index"
  • The Peerage

World Events (1)

1455 · Wars of the Roses

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

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Find A Grave Tribute Jacquette De Luxembourg Woodville

Jacquette De Luxembourg Woodville BIRTH 1416 Luxembourg DEATH 30 May 1472 (aged 55–56) Grafton Regis, South Northamptonshire Borough, Northamptonshire, England BURIAL Body lost or destroyed, Specifica …

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.