Leicestershire

Abbey Gate

Around 1603 Edward Hastings died at Abbey Gate.

Ashby de la Zouche

In 1175 Roger Zouche was born to Alain Zouche and Adelicia Belmeis at Ashby de la Zouche.

Around 1203 Alan Zouche was born to Roger Zouche and Margaret Bisset at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1234 Margaret Zouche was born to William Zouche and Maud Trailly at Ashby de la Zouche.

On 14 May 1238 Roger Zouche died at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1244 Eudo Zouche was born to Roger Zouche and Margaret Bisset at Ashby de la Zouche.

On 25 Jun 1279 Eudo Zouche died at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1285 Roger Zouche died at Ashby de la Zouche.

Around 1315 Thomasina Zouche was born to William Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Harringworth and Maud Lovell Baroness Zouche Harringworth at Ashby de la Zouche.

On 15 Sep 1317 Alan Zouche 2nd Baron Zouche Mortimer was born to William Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Mortimer and Alice Tosny at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1487 George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon was born to Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings and Mary Hungerford Baroness Hastings, 4th Baroness Hungerford at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1514 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon was born to George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon and Anne Stafford Countess Huntingdon at Ashby de la Zouche.

Around 1535 Henry Hastings 3rd Earl Huntingdon was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon and Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1541 Edward Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon and Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon at Ashby de la Zouche.

On 24 Apr 1586 Henry Hastings 5th Earl Huntingdon was born to Francis Hastings and Sarah Harrington at Ashby de la Zouche.

In 1623 Robert Shirley 4th Baronet Staunton Harold was born to Henry Shirley 2nd Baronet Staunton Harold and Dorothy Devereux Baronetess Staunton Harold at Ashby de la Zouche.

St Helen's Church

Hasting's Chapel

After 20 Jun 1561 Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon was buried at Hasting's Chapel. Monument to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon and Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon. Tudor Period. Leg Garter. Feet resting on Manticore. The Manticore being the badge of the Hasting's family. Alabaster chest tomb and his wife. Two alabaster effigies are on a tomb chest with shields and weepers. The monument was `restored' in 1698 by the 6th Earl when it was placed against the wall beneath a mural monument with armorial bearings. It was moved back to the centre of the chapel after 1837.

After 23 Sep 1576 Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon was buried at Hasting's Chapel.

On 26 Apr 1596 Francis Hastings was buried at Hasting's Chapel.

On 26 Apr 1596 Henry Hastings 3rd Earl Huntingdon was buried at Hasting's Chapel.

After 05 Apr 1939 Warner Francis John Plantagenet Hastings 14th Earl Huntingdon was buried at Hasting's Chapel.

After 24 Aug 1990 Francis John Clarence Westenra Plantagenet Hastings 15th Earl Huntingdon was buried at Hasting's Chapel.

Aylestone

On 23 Apr 1623 George Manners died at Aylestone.

Belgrave

Long Clawson

On 19 Jul 1641 Henry Hastings and Jane Goodall were married at Long Clawson.

Belvoir

In 1064 Adeliza Tosny was born to Robert Tosny and Adeliza Plessis at Belvoir.

Belvoir Castle

Around 1088 Adeliza Plessis died at Belvoir Castle.

In 1095 Hugh Bigod 1st Earl Norfolk was born to Roger Bigod and Adeliza Tosny at Belvoir Castle.

Around 1130 William "Le Breton" Dalbini was born to William "Brito aka Breton" Dalbini and Cecily Bigod at Belvoir Castle.

In 1135 Adeliza Tosny died at Belvoir Castle.

After 1148 William "Brito aka Breton" Dalbini died at Belvoir Castle.

In 1527 Anne Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

Around 1530 Frances Manners Baroness Bergavenny was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

Around 1535 Roger Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

In 1537 Thomas Manners was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley at Belvoir Castle.

On 18 Mar 1639 George Willoughby 7th Baron Willoughby Parham was born to William Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Parham and Anne Carey Baroness Willoughby Parham at Belvoir Castle.

In 1669 John Willoughby 8th Baron Willoughby Parham was born to George Willoughby 7th Baron Willoughby Parham and Elizabeth Clinton Baroness De La Warr at Belvoir Castle.

After 1669 Charles Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Parham was born to William Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Parham and Anne Carey Baroness Willoughby Parham at Belvoir Castle.

Around Apr 1678 John Willoughby 8th Baron Willoughby Parham died at Belvoir Castle.

On 10 Jan 1711 John Manners 1st Duke Rutland died at Belvoir Castle.

On 13 Dec 1818 John James Robert Manners 7th Duke Rutland was born to John Henry Manners 5th Duke Rutland and Elizabeth Howard Duchess Rutland at Belvoir Castle.

On 03 Mar 1888 Charles Manners 6th Duke Rutland died unmarried at Belvoir Castle.

On 05 Aug 1906 John James Robert Manners 7th Duke Rutland died at Belvoir Castle. Henry John Brinsley Manners 8th Duke Rutland succeeded 8th Duke Rutland, 8th Marquess Grandby, 16th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Violet Lindsay Duchess Rutland by marriage Duchess Rutland.

Belvoir Priory

After 1148 William "Brito aka Breton" Dalbini was buried at Belvoir Priory.

Blaby

Lubbesthorpe

Around 1318 Joan Zouche was born to Roger Zouche at Lubbesthorpe.

Lubbesthorpe Manor

On 29 Sep 1242 Roger Zouche was born to Alan Zouche and Helen or Ela Quincy at Lubbesthorpe Manor.

Bosworth

In 1175 William Harcourt was born at Bosworth.

Around 1343 Thomas Harcourt was born to William Harcourt and Joan Grey at Bosworth.

Around 1343 Richard Harcourt was born to William Harcourt and Joan Grey at Bosworth.

Around 1377 Thomas Harcourt was born to Thomas Harcourt and Maud Grey at Bosworth.

Bottesford

On 19 May 1671 Frances Montagu Countess Rutland died at Bottesford.

St Mary the Virgin Church

In 1551 Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

After 13 Oct 1559 Margaret Neville was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

After 26 Jun 1612 Roger Manners 5th Earl Rutland was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

On 20 Feb 1633 Francis Manners 6th Earl Rutland was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

After 29 Sep 1679 John Manners 8th Earl Rutland was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

Elizabeth Charlton Countess Rutland was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

Chancel

After 01 Sep 1414 William Ros 6th Baron Ros Helmsley was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church in Bottesford. His monument of the Early Plate Period (Bascinet). The Manners Peacock Crest surmounting his Great Helm.

After 23 Mar 1421 John Ros 7th Baron Ros Helmsley was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church in Bottesford. His monument of the Early Plate Period (Bascinet). The Manners Peacock Crest did surmount his Great Helm; only the feet remain.

After 20 Sep 1543 Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church in Bottesford. Garter Robes with his Leg Garter.

After 17 Sep 1563 Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church in Bottesford. After 13 Oct 1559 Margaret Neville was buried in St Mary the Virgin Church. An unusual Table Tomb with their effigies beneath surmounted by effigies on their children, and the Arms of Manners and Neville. He wearing a Leg Garter.
His arms showing those of:
    Top Left Quarter and Bottom Right Quarters: Manners with Royal Augmentation granted by Edward III King England to signigy Henry's maternal descent from Edward III by Anne York Duchess Exeter daughter of Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales.
 Top Right:
  Top Row:
   Roos; Paternal Great Great Grandfather Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley
   Espec
   Trusbutt [or Belvoir]
  ;Bottom Row:
   Todeni [Albini ancient]
   Albini [Daubeney]
   Badlesmere [Maudit].
 Bottom Left (clockwise from top left):
  Top Left Corner:Holland; Earl of Kent
  Top Left Corner:Tiptoft; Paternal Great Grandmother Philippa Tiptoft Baroness Ros Helmsley
  Bottom Right Corner: Powys
  Bottom Left Corner:.

After 24 Feb 1588 John Manners 4th Earl Rutland was buried in the Chancel of St Mary the Virgin Church in Bottesford. The service attended by his son and heir Roger Manners 5th Earl Rutland.

Bradgate Park

On 25 Aug 1540 Catherine Grey Countess Hertford was born to Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk and Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset at Bradgate Park.

Braunston

In 1544 Walter Hastings was born to Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon and Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon in Braunston.

Breedon on the Hill

After 03 Feb 1849 Sophia Curzon was buried at Breedon on the Hill.

Church of St Mary and St Hardulph

After 12 Sep 1570 John Shirley was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

After 27 Jul 1571 Francis Shirley was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

After 1595. Monument to Frances Berkeley and George Shirley 1st Baronet Staunton Harold in Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

After 29 Dec 1595 Frances Berkeley was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

After 27 Apr 1622 George Shirley 1st Baronet Staunton Harold was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

After 22 Feb 1827 Elizabeth Mundy Countess Ferrers was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

After 02 May 1827 Robert Shirley 7th Earl Ferrers was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

Monument to Nathaniel Curzon in Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

Church of St Mary and St Hardulph.

Brooke

In 1582 Edward Noel 2nd Viscount Campden was born to Andrew Noel and Mabel Harrington at Brooke.

On 19 Oct 1607 Andrew Noel died at Brooke.

Brooksby

Around 1544 George Villiers was born at Brooksby.

On 28 Aug 1592 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was born to George Villiers and Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham at Brooksby.

On Apr 1620 Edward Villiers was born to Edward Villiers and Barbara St John at Brooksby.

Broughton Astley

Around 1246 Andrew Astley 1st Baron Astley was born to Thomas Astley and Joane Blois in Broughton Astley.

Around 1340 William Astley 4th Baron Astley was born to Thomas Astley 3rd Baron Astley and Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Astley in Broughton Astley.

Castle Donington

On 20 Jun 1622 John Stanhope and Mary Radclyffe Baronetess Gell were married in Castle Donington.

Charnwood

Swithland

St Leonard's Church

After 24 Oct 1753 Joseph Danvers 1st Baronet D'Anvers was buried in a tomb built half inside the graveyard and half outside on Danvers' estate to allow his favourite dog to be buried with him (the dog being buried on unconsecrated ground) at St Leonard's Church.

Coningsby

On 16 Nov 1311 Robert Boys died at Coningsby.

Corston

Around 1310 John Berkeley was born to Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley and Katherine Clivedon Baroness Berkeley at Corston.

Dalby

Around 1512 Andrew Noel was born to James Noel at Dalby.

In 1515 Elizabeth Hopton was born to John Hopton in Dalby.

Around 1558 Andrew Noel was born to Andrew Noel and Elizabeth Hopton at Dalby.

On 31 Jan 1563 Andrew Noel died at Dalby.

Denton

St Andrew's Church

St Andrew's Church. Various monument to the Welby family including their wives.

St Andrew's Church. In ashlar. The latin raised letter inscription is set in an egg and dart surround, flanked by Ionic pilasters and free standing Composite fluted columns, supporting a pediment containing a pair of naked female figures holding hour glasses leaning on a skull. The frieze is decorated with medallions. The reclining figure of the deceased his prayer book in hand lies on a half rolled up mattress on a tomb chest on which are portrayed his wife and 6 children, all named in raised letters.

St Andrew's Church. Sculpted by Thomas Green. The fully wigged standing life sized figure of the deceased stands in an arched surround flanked by fluted pilasters with acanthus scrolls and broken segmental pediment contaning a cherub and putti leaning down from heaven holding a metal coronet, surmounted by an achievement. Beneath is he inscription panel and to either side putti holding memento mori, and mourning, one with tears.

Drayton

In 1442 Henry Hudlestone was born in Drayton.

Fenny Drayton

On Feb 1446 John Purefoy was born at Fenny Drayton.

In 1472 Thomas Purefoy was born to John Purefoy at Fenny Drayton.

Around 1496 Michael Purefoy was born to Thomas Purefoy and Margaret Fitzherbert at Fenny Drayton.

Frolesworth

Frolesworth Church

On 01 Oct 1697 Richard Hastings and Sarah Sleath were married at Frolesworth Church.

Gaddesby

St Luke's Church

After 1848. St Luke's Church. Monument to Edward Hawkins Cheney of the Royal Scots Greys fighting at Waterloo. His horse shot, collapsing; one of four he rode into battle. He survived the battle dying in 1845.
The frieze below the sculpture depicts Sergeant Ewart, related to Cheney by marriage, seizing the French Eagle Standard.
Sculpted by Joseph Gott who apprenticed to John Flaxman between 1798 and 1802. In 1822 Gott travelled to Rome and met Antonio Canova.

Groby

Around 1240 William Ferrers was born to William Ferrers 5th Earl Derby and Margaret Quincy Countess Derby at Groby.

On 20 Dec 1287 William Ferrers died at Groby.

On 20 Mar 1325 William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby died at Groby.

In 1329 Ralph Ferrers was born to Henry Ferrers 2nd Baron Ferrers Groby and Isabel Verdun Baroness Ferrers Groby at Groby.

On 25 Jul 1349 Isabel Verdun Baroness Ferrers Groby died at Groby.

Around 1432 Edward Grey 1st Viscount Lisle was born to Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby and Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby at Groby.

In 1512 Katherine Grey was born to Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset and Margaret Paternal Marchioness Dorset at Groby.

In 1520 Anne Grey was born to Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset and Margaret Paternal Marchioness Dorset at Groby.

Hamilton

Harby

Church of St Mary the Virgin

On 29 May 1839 William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans and Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins Duchess St Albans were married at Church of St Mary the Virgin. Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins Duchess St Albans by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684). William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans donated a new clock, a bible, a prayer book, and £30 with the rector to be invested for the poor.

Humberstone

On 15 Dec 1650 Mabel Hastings was born to Henry Hastings and Jane Goodall at Humberstone.

Ibstock

In 1836 Spencer Madan died at Ibstock.

Kirkby

Around 1340 Ralph Hastings was born to Ralph Hastings and Margaret Herle at Kirkby.

Around 1396 Leonard Hastings was born to Ralph Hastings and Maud Sutton at Kirkby.

On 20 Oct 1455 Leonard Hastings died at Kirkby.

Kirkby Bellars

On 26 Dec 1357 William Deincourt 2nd Baron Deincourt was born to William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt at Kirkby Bellars.

Kirkby Mallory

Around 1344 Thomasina Zouche died at Kirkby Mallory.

Around 1470 Hugh Pakenham was born at Kirkby Mallory.

Around 1581 William Noel was born to John Noel at Kirkby Mallory.

On 27 Apr 1835 John Russell died at Kirkby Mallory.

Kirkby Muxloe

Kirkby Muxloe Castle

In 1423 Anne Hastings was born to Leonard Hastings and Alice Camoys at Kirkby Muxloe Castle.

On 26 Nov 1466 Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings was born to William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings and Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings at Kirkby Muxloe Castle.

Leicester

In 1068 Hugh Grandesmil took by storm at Leicester.

On 22 Feb 1098 Hugh Grandesmil died at Leicester.

On 19 Oct 1330 Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March taken to at Leicester.

In 1426 John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford was knighted alongside Henry VI at Leicester.

23 Oct 1483 Close Rolls Edward IV Edward V Richard III. Richard III King England. Leicester. Precept to the sheriff of Devon to issue a proclamation (English) denouncing Thomas Dorset, late Marquess of Dorset, who holds unshameful and mischievous woman called Shore's wife in adultery, Sir William Noreys, Sir William Knevet, Sir Thomas Bourghchier of Barnes, Sir George Broun, knights, John Cheyne, John Noreis, Walter Hungerford, John Russh and John Harecourt of Staunton, who have assembled the people by the comfort of the great rebel the late duke of Bukyngham and bishops of Ely and Salisbury, and offering rewards for their capture and pardon for all who withdraw from them. By K.

On 28 Oct 1483 Close Rolls Edward IV Edward V Richard III. Richard III King England. Leicester. General commission of array to the king's kinsman Francis Lovell, viscount Lovel his chamberlain, for the resistance of the rebel Henry, duke of Buskingham. Mutilated. By K. by word of mouth.

Battle of Bosworth

On 22 Aug 1485 at the Battle of Bosworth those supporting Henry Tudor included:
John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy
John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne
Richard Guildford
Walter Hungerford
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby
John Wingfield
Edward Woodville
Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon
Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth
Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford
William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont
Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney
William Stanley Lord Chamberlain
Roger Kynaston
Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney
William Brandon
James Harrington
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk
John Sacheverell, and
Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath.
William Norreys, Gilbert Talbot, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford and John Savage commanded.
Robert Poyntz was knighted.

Richard III King England was killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. Those who fought for Richard III included:
John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby
John Conyers
Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland
William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley
Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh
John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton
Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham
Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor
Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent
Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland
John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln
Humphrey Stafford
George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford
Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was wounded.
Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped.
John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth was captured.
John Babington, William Brandon, James Harrington, John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk, John Sacheverell, William Alington, Robert Mortimer, Robert Brackenbury, Richard Ratclyffe, Richard Bagot and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley were killed.
William Catesby was executed at Leicester after the battle.
George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster held as a hostage by Richard III before the Battle of Bosworth.
Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland betrayed Richard III King England by not committing his forces at the Battle of Bosworth.

On 10 Jul 1553 Mary Hungerford Baroness Hastings, 4th Baroness Hungerford died at Leicester.

On 15 Sep 1649 Henry Hastings died in Leicester.

Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke

In 1353 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster founded at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

After 1353 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster was reburied at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

After 23 Mar 1361 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

Around 1365 Edward Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

Around 1365 John Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

Around 1367 John Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

Around 1368 Isabel Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

After 24 Mar 1394 Constance of Castile was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

After 04 Jun 1394 Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster was buried at Church of the Annunciation of our Lady of the Newarke.

Greyfriars Church

After 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England was buried at Greyfriars Church.

Greyfriars Priory

Fire and Faggot Parliament

In May 1414 the Fire and Faggot Parliament at Greyfriars Priory. Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford was appointed as Speaker of the House of Commons. It was named for the Suppression of Heresy Act which called for burning the Lollards with bundles of sticks known as faggots.

Leicester Abbey

On 09 Nov 1241 Stephen Segrave died at Leicester Abbey.

Leicester Castle

On 22 Sep 1345 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster died at Leicester Castle.

On 31 Mar 1360 Philippa Lancaster Queen Consort Portugal was born to John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster and Blanche Plantagenet Duchess Lancaster at Leicester Castle.

Death of Henry of Grosmont

On 23 Mar 1361 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster died at Leicester Castle. .

On 24 Mar 1394 Constance of Castile died at Leicester Castle.

On 03 Feb 1399 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster died at Leicester Castle;Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster was by his side. He was buried at Old St Paul's Cathedral. Richard II King England witheld the future Henry IV's inheritance from him giving the future Henry IV reason to return to England to claim his lands and titles.

Hospital Chapel

Funeral Henry 3rd Earl Lancaster

After 22 Sep 1345 Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster was buried at Hospital Chapel at a ceremony attended by Edward III King England and his wife Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England during the Funeral Henry 3rd Earl Lancaster.

Leicester Cathedral

On 26 Mar 2015 Richard III King England was reburied at Leicester Cathedral.

St Mary de Castro

In 1618 Mabel Faunt was buried at St Mary de Castro.

Market Bosworth

On 02 Apr 1258 Richard Harcourt died at Market Bosworth.

Ambion Hill

Battle of Bosworth

On 22 Aug 1485 at the Battle of Bosworth those supporting Henry Tudor included:
John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy
John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne
Richard Guildford
Walter Hungerford
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby
John Wingfield
Edward Woodville
Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon
Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth
Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford
William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont
Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney
William Stanley Lord Chamberlain
Roger Kynaston
Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney
William Brandon
James Harrington
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk
John Sacheverell, and
Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath.
William Norreys, Gilbert Talbot, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford and John Savage commanded.
Robert Poyntz was knighted.

Richard III King England was killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth. Those who fought for Richard III included:
John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby
John Conyers
Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland
William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley
Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh
John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton
Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham
Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor
Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent
Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland
John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln
Humphrey Stafford
George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford
Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was wounded.
Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped.
John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth was captured.
John Babington, William Brandon, James Harrington, John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk, John Sacheverell, William Alington, Robert Mortimer, Robert Brackenbury, Richard Ratclyffe, Richard Bagot and Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley were killed.
William Catesby was executed at Leicester after the battle.
George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster held as a hostage by Richard III before the Battle of Bosworth.
Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland betrayed Richard III King England by not committing his forces at the Battle of Bosworth.

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Battle of Bosworth fought at Ambion Hill. .

Market Harborough

On 18 Dec 1624 John Hull was born at Market Harborough.

Melton Mowbray

On 10 Jan 1815 Frederick John Norman was baptised at Melton Mowbray.

Muxloe

On 20 Aug 1616 Walter Hastings died in Muxloe.

Nailton

In 1343 Thomas Astley was born to Thomas Astley 3rd Baron Astley and Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Astley in Nailton.

Newbold Verdon

On 12 Oct 1363 Margaret Verdun Baroness Hussey died at Newbold Verdon.

On 03 Jul 1383 John Crophull died at Newbold Verdon.

Oakley Parsonage

In 1618 William Montagu was born to Edward Montagu 1st Baron Montagu and Frances Cotton at Oakley Parsonage.

Offington

On 01 May 1236 William Dalbini died at Offington.

Peckleton

Around 1337 Joan Zouche died at Peckleton.

Quorn

Sapcote

On 01 Jul 1631 Nicholas Tufton 1st Earl Isle Thanet died at Sapcote.

Saxelby

In 1450 Robert Brokesby was born at Saxelby.

On 28 Mar 1531 Robert Brokesby died at Saxelby.

Seagrave

Around 1238 Nicholas Segrave 1st Baron Segrave was born to Gilbert Segrave at Seagrave.

In 1285 Stephen Segrave 3rd Baron Segrave was born to John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave and Christiana Plessey Baroness Segrave at Seagrave.

In 1296 Hugh Segrave Lord Treasurer was born to John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave at Seagrave.

Gilbert Segrave was born at Seagrave.

Shoby

Around 1531 Alice Shirley died at Shoby.

Staunton Harold

Around 1429 John Shirley was born to Ralph Shirley at Staunton Harold.

Around 1460 Thomas Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1461 Ralph Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

In 1462 Robert Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1464 Margaret Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1466 Alice Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1468 Hugh Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1470 Jane Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1472 Nicholas Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1474 Eleanor Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1476 Henry Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1478 Richard Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

In 1480 Baldwin Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

Around 1482 Ralph Shirley was born to Robert Shirley at Staunton Harold.

Around 1482 Anne Shirley was born to John Shirley and Eleanor Willoughby at Staunton Harold.

In 1487 Eleanor Willoughby died at Staunton Harold.

In 1513 Robert Shirley died at Staunton Harold.

Around 26 Jan 1515 Francis Shirley was born to Ralph Shirley at Staunton Harold.

On 06 Jan 1516 Ralph Shirley died at Staunton Harold.

Around 1526 Francis Shirley was born to Ralph Shirley at Staunton Harold.

Around 1528 Eleanor Shirley was born to Ralph Shirley at Staunton Harold.

In 1533 John Shirley was born to Francis Shirley and Dorothy Giffard at Staunton Harold.

On 15 Jan 1535 Ralph Shirley died at Staunton Harold.

In 1540 Elizabeth Shirley was born to Francis Shirley and Dorothy Giffard at Staunton Harold.

On 12 Sep 1570 John Shirley died at Staunton Harold.

On 27 Jul 1571 Francis Shirley died at Staunton Harold.

On 28 Apr 1595 Eleanor Shirley died at Staunton Harold.

On 23 Sep 1725 Walter Shirley was born to Laurence Shirley and Anne Clarges at Staunton Harold.

On 13 Mar 1859 Washington Sewallis Shirley 9th Earl Ferrers died at Staunton Harold.

Holy Trinity Church

After 1714. Holy Trinity Church. Monument to Robert Shirley.

After 13 Mar 1859 Washington Sewallis Shirley 9th Earl Ferrers was buried at Holy Trinity Church.

Staunton Harold Hall

On 04 Sep 1673 Robert Shirley was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers and Elizabeth Washington Baroness Ferrers Chartley at Staunton Harold Hall.

On 18 Jan 1760 Laurence Shirley 4th Earl Ferrers shot his old family steward Johnson at Staunton Harold Hall.

Stockeston

Stonton

Stourton

Stourton Church

Around Nov 1558 Geoffrey Pole was buried at Stourton Church.

Thorpe Arnold

Robert Boys was born at Thorpe Arnold.

Weekley

On 11 Jul 1616 Edward Montagu 2nd Baron Montagu was born to Edward Montagu 1st Baron Montagu and Frances Cotton at Weekley.

In 1706 William Montagu died at Weekley.

Wymondham

In 1361 John Berkeley was born to John Berkeley and Elizabeth Unknown at Wymondham.

Around 1387 Lawrence Berkeley was born to John Berkeley and Isabel Unknown at Wymondham.

In 1413 Thomas Berkeley was born to Lawrence Berkeley and Joan Woodford at Wymondham.

On May 1488 Thomas Berkeley died at Wymondham.

On 02 Apr 1522 Maurice Berkeley died at Wymondham.