Edward Chichester, 1st Viscount Chichester
b.abt 1568 Raleigh, Devon, England
d.8 Jul 1648
m. abt 1544
Facts and Events
Raleigh was an estate in the parish of Pilton, immediately northwest of Barnstaple, now in the North Devon District. The Chichester family received the estate of Raleigh through marriage in the 14th century and held it until 1701 when the manor was sold out of the family.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Raleigh, Pilton. Includes a pedigree of the Chichester family and of the preceeding Raleigh family.