William Conyers, 1st Baron Conyers

William Conyers, 1st Baron Conyers

William Conyers, 1st Baron Conyers, also known as William Conyers of Hornby, (December 21, 1468-April 14, 1524) was a British aristocrat.

Personal life

Conyers was a son of Sir John Conyers of Hornby and Lady Alice Neville, [http://www.stirnet.com/HTML/genie/british/cc4aq/conyers02.htm] daughter of William Neville, 1st Earl of Kent. His first wife was Mary le Scrope, daughter of Sir John Scrope, 5th Baron Scrope of Bolton. His second wife was Lady Anne Neville, daughter of Ralph Neville, 3rd Earl of Westmorland.


Conyers was created 1st Baron Conyers on October 17, 1509. [http://www.thepeerage.com/p2928.htm#i29279] He was succeeded by Christopher Conyers, 2nd Baron Conyers, one of his sons by Anne.


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1= William Conyers of Hornby, 1st Baron Conyers
2= Sir John Conyers of Hornby
3= Alice Neville
4= Sir John Conyers of Hornby
5= Margaret Darcy
6= William Neville, 1st Earl of Kent
7= Joane Fauconberg
8= Christopher Conyers of Hornby
9= Ellen Rolleston
10= Philip Darcy, 6th Baron Darcy de Knayth
11= Eleanor FitzHugh
12= Ralph de Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland
13= Joan Beaufort, Countess of Westmorland
14= Thomas de Fauconberg, 5th Baron Fauconberg
15= Joan Bromflete
16= John Conyers of Hornby
17= Margaret St. Quintin
18= Thomas de Rolleston
20= John Darcy, 5th Baron Darcy de Knayth
21= Margaret Grey
22= Henry FitzHugh, 3rd Baron FitzHugh
23= Elizabeth Grey
24= John Neville, 3rd Baron Neville de Raby
25= Maud de Percy
26= John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster
27= Katherine Roet
28= Walter de Fauconberg, 4th Baron Fauconberg
29= Maud de Pateshulle
30= Thomas de Bromflete
31= Margaret St. John


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