Neville, Alexander (1390 - 1457)

of Thornton Bridge, Yorkshire

Born / Died

Birth Date: ca. 1390
Death Date: by 1457-06-15 (date will was proved [HP])

Marriages/Other Unions

  1. Type: marriage
    Union began: 1401-4-18
    Union ended: n.d.


From Eure, Katherine ( - 1459)


  • Knight
    Assumed By 1438-05-23 (knighted between 10 March 1435 and above date [HP])
    Vacated 1457-06-15

Details of Offices

Began Ended Notes
Commissioner of Array, Yorkshire: North Riding 1429/30 n.d.
Commissioner of Array, Yorkshire: North Riding 1434 n.d.
Commissioner of Array, Yorkshire: North Riding 1435/6 n.d.
Commissioner of Oyer and Terminer, Yorkshire 1438 n.d.
MP, Yorkshire 1439 1440
JP, Yorkshire: North Riding 1440 1442
Member, Corpus Christi Guild, York 1451 n.d.

Details of Properties


  • Thornton Bridge, Yorkshire: North Riding


  • Cumberland
  • Essex
  • London (city-county)
  • Westmorland
  • (city-county) in Yorkshire
  • Yorkshire

Events Naming Patron

Event Date Location Troupe
Performance 1449-1449 Common Hall, York , York (city-county) in Yorkshire Mr Alexander Neville's Minstrel/s

Patronized Troupes

Troupe Name Patron Troupe Type # of events
Mr Alexander Neville's Minstrel/s Neville, Alexander (1390 - 1457) Entertainers/Minstrels 1

Bibliographic Sources

Richardson, Douglas. Plantagenet Ancestry. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 2004.
Wedgwood, Josiah C., and Anne D. Holt. The History of Parliament: Biographies of the Members of the Commons House 1439–1509. London: HMSO, 1936.