Birth1459
DeathOct 1521, Westenhangar, Kent
GeneralOnly s. dspl. Lord deputy of Ireland. KG 243: 1499
FatherRobert Poynings (-1461)
MotherElizabeth Paston (1429-1488)
Spouses
Death15 Aug 1528
BurialBrabourne church, Kent (MI)
FatherSir John Scot (-1485)
ChildrenJohn
Unmarried
ChildrenThomas (-ca1545)
 Joan (->1535)
Notes for Sir Edward Poynings KG
Supported Henry VII vs R. III.
At Field of Cloth of Gold in 1520 as a knight of the garter in the king’s retinue.
Held many major diplomatic and other roles.
His manse, Westerhangar, was in Kent.
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Will notes for Sir Edward Poynings KG
In his will, dated 27th July 1521, he lists:
Dame Isabel his wife
Sir John Scott, father of his wife,
Dame jane Clynton, late wife of Lord Thomas Clynton [his natural dau.],
William Scott his brother,
Thomas his bastard son and heir,
Adrian his bastard son,
Edward his other bastard son,
Edward Clynton, son and heir of Thomas Lord Clynton,
isable and Barbara Clynton, daus of Lady Jane Clynton.
Last Modified 14 Dec 2005Created 25 May 2017 by Tim Powys-Lybbe