Signer of the Declaration of Independence
- 11th Generation — 8th Great-grandfather of Thomas Nelson
- Ahnentafel No:
- Eudo de Welles
- Maud de Greystoke
- Birth Date:
- ABT 1406
- Birth Location:
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 29 Mar 1461
- Death Location:
- Battle of Towton, Towton, North Yorkshire, England
- Burial Date:
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- Spouse Name:
- Joan de Waterton
- Marriage Date:
- 15 Aug 1417
- Marriage Location:
- Methley (now Leeds), West Yorkshire, England
- Margaret de Welles
6th Lord Welles, Governor of Ireland
Sir Lionel de Welles's given name is also seen as Leo.
Lionel de Welles
Additional marriages for Lionel de Welles
- Margaret Beauchamp
- Marriage Date:
- ABT 14 Apr 1447
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Sources for Lionel de Welles
- 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 2007, Vol. 161, p. 35.
- 2 The American Genealogist, New Haven, Connecticut: D. L. Jacobus (issues newer than 5 years not online), 1961, Vol. 37, p. 114, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 3 Lodge, Rev. Samuel, Scrivelsby, the Home of the Champions: with Some Account of the Marmion and Dymoke Families, London: Elliot Stock (1894), 206, Google Books (Digital Library).
- 4 Richardson, Douglas, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Salt Lake City, Utah: Douglas Richardson (2013), Vol. V, p. 332.
- 5 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2008), 263, 267, 282, 342, 344, 356.
- 6 Roberts, Gary Boyd, comp., Ancestors of American Presidents, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2009), 428.
- 7 Weis, Frederick Lewis, et. al., Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company (2004), 27.
- 8 Weis, Frederick Lewis, et. al., The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215: The Barons Named in the Magna Charta, 1215 and Some of their . . ., 5th edition, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (Third Printing, 2006), 101.
- 9 Wikipedia, "Lionel de Welles, 6th Baron Welles", (accessed 01/02/2012).