Margaret of York

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Margaret of York Gender: F
Margaret Plantagenet
born on 3 May 1446 Jul.Cal. (12 May 1446 greg.)
Place Fotheringhay Castle, England, 52n3128, 0w2615
Timezone LMT m0w2615 (is local mean time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Scholfield
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Margaret of York


English royal, also by marriage known as Margaret of Burgundy.

She was Duchess of Burgundy as the third wife of Charles the Bold and acted as a protector of the Duchy after his death. She was a daughter of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, and Cecily Neville, and the sister of two Kings of England, Edward IV and Richard III.

She died on 23 November 1503 OS at Mechelen in the Low Countries.

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  • sibling relationship with Anne of York (born 10 August 1439 Jul.Cal. (19 Aug 1439 greg.))
  • sibling relationship with Henry of York (born 10 February 1441 Jul.Cal. (19 Feb 1441 greg.))
  • sibling relationship with Plantagenet, George (born 21 October 1449 Jul.Cal. (30 Oct 1449 greg.))


  • Death, Cause unspecified 23 November 1503 Jul.Cal. (3 Dec 1503 greg.)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes William Worcester's "Annales" (1728) translated and reprinted in James Gairdner's 1898 "History of the Life and Reign of Richard the Third" (Reprinted by Greenwood Press, 1969), p. 4: "Margaret, third daughter, born at Fotheringhay on Tuesday, May 3, 1446." NB. William Worcestre (c. 1415 – c. 1482), was an English chronicler and antiquary.


  • Notable : Famous : Royal family