Philippa de Neville

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Philippa Neville
Naworth Castle air 2.jpg
Naworth Castle, seat of the Dacre family
Spouse(s) Thomas Dacre, 6th Baron Dacre
Sir Thomas Dacre
Randolph Dacre
Humphrey Dacre
Ralph Dacre
Richard Dacre
George Dacre
John Dacre
Joan Dacre
Margaret Dacre
Noble family Neville (by birth)
Dacre (by marriage)
Father Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland
Mother Margaret Stafford
Died after 8 July 1453

Philippa Neville, Baroness Dacre (1386–1453), was born at Raby Castle,[citation needed] Staindrop, Durham.

Philippa Neville was the third daughter of Ralph Neville, 1st Earl of Westmorland, by his first wife, Margaret Stafford. She married, before 20 July 1399, Thomas Dacre, 6th Baron Dacre of Gilsland, born at Naworth Castle, Cumberland on 27 October 1387, the son of William Dacre, 5th Baron Dacre of Gilsland, by Joan Douglas, the illegitimate daughter of Sir William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas.[1]

They had seven sons and two daughters:[2]

Philippa's husband, Thomas Dacre, 6th Baron Dacre of Gilsland, died 5 January 1458. The date of Philippa's death is unknown, although she was living 8 July 1453.


  1. ^ Cokayne 1916, p. 18; Richardson II 2011, pp. 16, 294.
  2. ^ Richardson II 2011, pp. 16–18.
  3. ^ Richardson II 2011, pp. 16, 294.
  4. ^ Cokayne 1916, p. 18.
  5. ^ Cokayne 1916, pp. 18–19;Richardson II 2011, p. 18.


  • Cokayne, George Edward (1916). The Complete Peerage, edited by Vicary Gibbs. IV. London: St. Catherine Press. 
  • Richardson, Douglas (2011). Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, ed. Kimball G. Everingham. II (2nd ed.). Salt Lake City.  ISBN 1449966381

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