William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk

16 October 1396 - 2 May 1450

House: de la Pole, de Stafford, Chaucer

Titles: 1st Duke of Suffolk, Earl of Suffolk, Marquess of Suffolk, Earl of Pembroke, Knight of the Garter

Other details

Death: Died at the age of 53, executed by beheading near Dover, Kent, and buried at Carthusian Priory, Hull.

Children: 1 legitimate son, John; 1 illegitimate daughter, Jane

Marriages: Alice Chaucer (m. 1430)

Parents: Michael de la Pole, 2nd Earl of Suffolk, and Katherine de Stafford


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources