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Families covered: Clifford of Clifford, Clifford of Cumberland

Thomas de Clifford, 6th Lord (d 18.08.1391)
m. Elizabeth de Ros (dau of Thomas de Ros, 5th Lord)
1. John de Clifford, 7th Lord (d 18.03.1421-2)
  m. (1412) Elizabeth Percy (d 1437, dau of Sir Henry 'Hotspur' Percy)
  A. Thomas de Clifford, 8th Lord (b 25.03.1414, d St. Albans 22.05.1454)
  m. Joan Dacre (dau of Thomas de Dacre, 6th Lord of Dacre and Multon)
  i. John de Clifford, 9th Lord (b 1435, d 28.03.1461)
  m. Margaret Bromflete (d 12.04.1483, dau of Henry de Bromflete, Lord de Vesci)
  a. Henry de Clifford, 10th Lord (b 1454, d 23.04.1523)
m1. (1493) Anne St. John (dau of Sir John St. John of Bletso)
  (1) Henry de Clifford, 11th Lord, 1st Earl of Cumberland (b 1493, d 22.04.1542)
  m1. Margaret Talbot (dsp, dau of George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury)
  m2. (c1516) Margaret Percy (d 1540, dau of Henry Algernon Percy, 5th Earl of Northumberland)
  (A) Henry de Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland, 12th Lord (b 1517, d 08.01.1569)
  m1. (1537) Eleanor Brandon (dau of Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk)
  (i) Margaret de Clifford (b 1540, d 29.09.1596)
  m. (07.02.1555) Henry Stanley, 4th Earl of Derby (d 25.09.1593)
  m2. Anne Dacre (dau of Sir William Dacre, 3rd Lord of Gillesland)
  (ii) George de Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, 13th Lord (b 08.08.1558, d 30.10.1605)
  m. (24.06.1577) Margaret Russell (d 24.05.1616, dau of Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford)
  (a) Anne Clifford, 'Baroness de Clifford' (b 30.01.1589-90, d 1675)
m1. (25.02.1608-9) Richard Sackville, 3rd Earl of Dorset (b 28.03.1589, d 28.03.1624)
  The barony De Clifford passed to their daughter's son.
  m2. (03.06.1630, sp) Philip Herbert, Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery (d 23.01.1650)
  (iv) Francis de Clifford, 4th Earl of Cumberland (d 1641)
  m. Grissel Hughes (dau of Thomas Hughes of Uxbridge by Elizabeth, dau of Sir Griffith Dwnn)
  (a) Henry de Clifford, 5th Earl of Cumberland (d 11.12.1643)
  m. Frances Cecil (d 14.02.1643-4, dau of Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury)
((1)) Elizabeth de Clifford (d 06.01.1698)
  m. (05.07.1635) Richard Boyle, 2nd Earl of Cork, 1st Earl of Burlingon, Lord Clifford of Lanesborough (b 20.10.1612, d 130.1.1697-8)
  (b) Margaret Clifford (dsp)
  m. Sir Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford (b 13.04.1593, d 12.05.1641)
(c) Frances Clifford (d 22.11.1627
  m. Sir Gervase Clifton, 1st Bart of Clifton (b 09.09.1587, d 28.06.1666)
  (v) Frances (Mary) Clifford (d 1592)
  m. Philip Wharton, 3rd Lord (b 1555, d 26.03.1625)
  Possibly of this generation, but (if so) by which marriage is unknown, was ...
  (vi) Elizabeth Clifford
  m. Benjamin Lambert of Calton (b 04.1543, d 30.09.1598)
  (B) Sir Ingeram Clifford (dsp)
  m. Anne Ratcliffe
(C) Catherine Clifford (d 1598)
  m1. (c1530) John le Scrope, 8th Lord of Bolton (d 22.06.1549)
  m2. Sir Richard Cholmondeley (Cholmley) of Grandmount and Roxby
  (D) Maud Clifford
  m. John Conyers, 3rd Lord (b 1524, d 30.06.1557)
(E) Elizabeth Clifford
  m. Sir Christopher Metcalf of Napps (Nappa)
  (F) Jane Clifford
  m. (20.08.1509, sp) Sir John Huddleston of Millum Castle (d 12.01.1547)
  (2) Thomas Clifford
Thomas is identified by BE1883 (Clifford) as brother of the 1st Earl but in BE1883 (Browne) as 3rd son of the 1st Earl.
  m. Lucia Brown (dau of Anthony Brown)
  (3) Margaret de Clifford
  m. (06.01.1514) Cuthbert Radclyffe of Dilston, Sheriff of Northumberland (d 1545)
  (4) Anne de Clifford
  m. Robert Clifton of Clifton and Hodsock (d 1518)
  (5) Mabel de Clifford (bur 01.09.1550)
  m. (11.1513) William Fitzwilliam, Earl of Southampton (b c1490, dsp 15.10.1542, Admiral)
  (6) Elizabeth de Clifford probably of this generation
  m. Ralph Bowes of Streatlam
(7) daughter (married)
  m2. (before 11.07.1511) Florence Pudsey (dau of Henry Pudsey of Barfoot or Berforth)
  (8) Dorothy Clifford apparently of this generation, of this marriage
  m. Sir Hugh Lowther of Lowther
  (9)+ 3 sons (d young)
  b. Richard Clifford
  c. Sir Thomas Clifford of Brackenborough (Brackenbury), Lincolnshire
There is some confusion as to which generation Sir Thomas belonged to. We intend to investigate this in due course, when we show his descendants as reported in Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees (1903, 'Clifford of Brakenborough') which identifies him as son of Sir Robert of Brakenborough, 3rd son of Lord John, whilst noting that others identify him as 4th son of Thomas, 8th Lord, by Johanna Dacre. BE1883 identifies his wife as Ellen, dau/coheir of John Swarby of Brakenburgh. This appears to be ...
  m. Ellen Iwardby (dau/coheir of John Iwardby)
  d. Elizabeth Clifford
  m. Robert Aske
ii. Matilda/Maud Clifford
  m1. Sir John Harington of Hornby Castle (d Wakefield 1460)
  m2. Sir Edmund Sutton, younger of Dudley (dvp)
  iii. Joan Clifford
  m. Sir Richard Musgrave (b c1431, d 10.08.1491)
  iv. Margaret Clifford
  BLG1952 (Tempest) suggests that Margaret was daughter of Lord Henry but 'The Genealogist' identifies her father as Thomas, 8th Lord.
  Sir John Carre
  v. Elizabeth Clifford possibly of this generation
  m1. (mcrt 10.08.1446) William Plumpton (b 1435, dvp Towton 29.03.1461)
  m2. Sir Richard Hamerton of Hamerton
  B. Maud Clifford possibly of this generation
  m. Richard Wentworth of West Bretton (a c1440)
2. Maud Clifford dsp 26.08.1446) probably of this generation
  m1. (div) John Nevill, 6th Lord Latimer
  m2. (c1414) Richard Plantagenet, Earl of Cambridge (b 1375, d 05.08.1415)

Main source(s): BE1883 (Clifford of Cumberland), BP1934 (De Clifford)
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