BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM TAILBOYS 7TH BARON KYME 1415-1464

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Around 1415 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 was born at South Kyme, Kyme, Lincolnshire

In 1441 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (26) was appointed as Justice of the Peace: Lincolnshire

In 1441 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (26) was appointed as Justice of the Peace: Northumberland

In 1445 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (30) was appointed as Knight of the Shire: Lincolnshire

In 1448 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (33) was imprisoned at Marshalsea Prison, Southwark, Surrey

On 28 Nov 1449 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (34) attacked Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell 1403-1456 (46) at Star Chamber, Westminster Palace, Westminster

Around 1450 Robert Tailboys 8th Baron Kyme 1450-1495 was born to William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (35) and Elizabeth Bonville -1491

On 18 Feb 1461 the Lancastrian army defeated the Yorkist army at Second Battle of St Albans and rescued Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (39). The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (30) and included Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 (39), John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk 1415-1461 (45), Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor 1435-1496 (26) and Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles 1428-1470 (33). Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley 1427-1464 (33), William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (46), John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford 1448-1473 (12) and Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (41) were knighted.

On 29 Mar 1461 at the Battle of Towton those who fought for the Lancaster included William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (46), John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley 1400-1487 (60), William Norreys 1441-1507 (20), Thomas Grey -1461, Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford 1431-1464 (30), John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford 1448-1473 (12), Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles 1428-1470 (33), Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469 (56), James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde 1420-1461 (40), John Butler 6th Earl Ormonde 1448-1476 (12), William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (22) and Thomas Tresham 1420-1471 (41). Cardinal John Morton 1420-1500 (41) was captured.

In 1462 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (47) was appointed as Captain Alnwick Castle

Around 1462 Eleanor Tailboys 1462-1545 was born to William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (47) and Elizabeth Bonville -1491 at Boston, Lincolnshire

On 15 May 1464 a Yorkist army commanded by John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (33) defeated a Lancastrian army commanded by Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 (28) at Hexham, Northumberland during the Battle of Hexham. Those fighting for York included John Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire 1427-1473 (36), John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (26) and Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles 1428-1470 (36). Of the Lancastrian army William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (49) fought. Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford 1431-1464 (33) and Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer 1424-1464 (40) were both captured. Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 (28) was beheaded following the battle.

Around 20 May 1464 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (49) was captured carrying 3000 marks of Lancastrian army funds at Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland

On 26 May 1464 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 (49) was beheaded at Sandhills, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland

After 26 May 1464 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 was buried at Greyfriar's Church, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland

Before 1467 William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 and Elizabeth Bonville -1491 were married

William Tailboys 7th Baron Kyme 1415-1464 succeeded de jure 7th Baron Kyme