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(Research):http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/WOODVILLE.htm#Richard WOODVILLE (1º E. Rivers)

Knight of the Garter <Documents/Knights%20of%20the%20Garter.htm>. In command of the forces during the French wars. Lord High Constable. Treasurer of the Exchequer. Richard was assigned to accompany Jacquetta, the beautiful young widow of the Duke of Bedford, on a voyage to England from Rouen, where the Duke had died. Woodville later married the widow. The marriage did not meet with universal approval and the young couple had to pay a fine of £1000 for marrying without the King's permission. Woodville was a loyal servant of King Henry and was rewarded with the Rivers Barony in 1448. His wife was high in Queen Margaret's favour. Beheaded 1469.

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Richard Woodville
about 1405
615 Kent, England
2 August 12, 1469
551 64 Northamptonshire, England
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