Person:John Chichester (3)

Sir John Chichester
b.25 Feb 1548/49 Raleigh, Devon, England
d.31 Mar 1586
Facts and Events
Name Sir John Chichester
Gender Male
Birth? 25 Feb 1548/49 Raleigh, Devon, England
Death? 31 Mar 1586
Reference Number? 9GWF-0T

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.