Sir Robert Tailboys

Brief Life History of Robert

When Sir Robert Tailboys was born about 1449, in Kyme, Lincolnshire, England, his father, Sir William Tailboys, was 35 and his mother, Lady Elizabeth Bonville, was 25. He married Elizabeth Heron before 1467. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. His occupation is listed as sheriff in Lincolnshire, England. He died on 31 January 1494, in his hometown, at the age of 46, and was buried in Kyme, Lincolnshire, England.

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Sir Robert Tailboys
1449–1494
Elizabeth Heron
1450–1495
Marriage: before 1467
George Talboys
1466–1538
Elizabeth Tailboys
1468–1509
Sir Richard Tailboys
1470–1530
John Tailboys
1473–
Robert Tailboys
1476–
William Tailboys
1479–
Maud Tailboys
1482–1557

Sources (11)

  • Robert Tailboys, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Robert Tailboys, Lord Kyme, Sheriff of Lincolnshire in Our Royal, Titled, Noble, and Commoner Ancestors
  • Date of Death for Sir Robert Tailboys

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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

Norman, English: see Talboys .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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